US Congress Representative James Himes [D]

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USHB256IntroRepeals the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.
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2021-06-14
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Foreign Affairs, H. Rept. 117-56, Part II.
USHB239IntroProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.
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2021-06-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 42.
USHB3833IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that all provisions shall apply to legally married same-sex couples in the same manner as other married couples, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7EngrossAddresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex, which is defined to include pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and sex characteristics. Specifically, it limits an employer's defense that a pay differential is based on a factor other t...
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2021-06-08
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 49 - 50. Record Vote Number: 227. (CR S3981)
USHB3800IntroTo protect human rights and enhance opportunities for LGBTQI people around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3755IntroTo protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
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2021-06-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3642IntroTo award a Congressional gold medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the "Harlem Hellfighters", in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.
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2021-05-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3506IntroTo support the role of the United States dollar as the primary global reserve currency, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3472IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for 3 years tax credits with respect to biodiesel and renewable diesel.
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2021-05-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1983IntroProvides support for the conservation of western monarch butterflies (the monarch butterfly population that overwinters along the coast of California and breeds across California, Arizona, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Utah). Specifically, t...
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2021-05-21
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB707EngrossDirects the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops and the 3133d Signal Service Company, known as the Ghost Army, collectively, i...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR275IntroThis resolution condemns the acts of gun violence that led to the tragic loss of eight lives in Georgia on March 16, 2021.
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2021-05-19
CHAIR ANNOUNCEMENT - The Chair announced a correction to Roll Call number 149 the yeas were 245 and the nays were 180.
USHB2655EngrossGenerally provides statutory authority for the prohibition against securities trading, as well as related communications to others, by a person aware of material, nonpublic information. The bill further provides, for purposes of establishing a violat...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3356IntroTo amend the Central Intelligence Agency Act of 1949 to authorize the provision of payment to personnel of the Central Intelligence Agency who incur qualifying injuries to the brain, to authorize the provision of payment to personnel of the Departmen...
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2021-05-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1752IntroTo provide for a 3-day waiting period before a person may receive a handgun, with exceptions.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1923IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to protect more victims of domestic violence by preventing their abusers from possessing or receiving firearms, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1843IntroRequires a designated officer or employee of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to facilitate the expedited review of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) hate crimes and reports of COVID-19 hate crimes. It defines COVID-19 hate crime as a violent ...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1560IntroEstablishes the Advisory Council to Support Victims of Gun Violence. Among other things, the advisory council must assess the needs of victims of gun violence and disseminate information about helpful resources.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1808IntroTo regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1065EngrossProhibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for qualified employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. A qualified employee is an employee or applicant who, with or without ...
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2021-05-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB586EngrossRequires state, tribal, and local educational agencies that receive grant funding for priority mental-health needs, including through the Project AWARE State Education Agency Grant Program, to establish and implement evidence-based suicide awareness ...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1448EngrossImplements a program and a policy related to service dog therapy for veterans. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a five-year pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment me...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3183IntroTo amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the waiting periods for disability insurance benefits and Medicare coverage for individuals with metastatic breast cancer, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3215IntroTo establish a new nonimmigrant category for alien relatives of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents seeking to enter the United States temporarily for family purposes, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3088IntroTo amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to ensure that all firearms are traceable, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB903IntroModifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-05-04
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB2748IntroTo encourage the normalization of relations with Israel, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHB1585IntroIncludes veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands between January 1, 1977, and December 31, 1980, as radiation-exposed veterans for purposes of the Department of Veterans Affairs presumption of service-connec...
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2021-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1334IntroTo amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1378IntroProhibits the application of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA) to specified federal laws or the implementation of such laws. Currently, RFRA prohibits the government from substantially burdening a person's exercise of religion even...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1441IntroAuthorizes the Department of Justice (DOJ) to make grants for states, local governments, and tribal governments to implement procedures to remove firearms from individuals who are charged with or convicted of domestic violence or subject to a domesti...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB51EngrossProvides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-04-22
Received in the Senate.
USHB1333EngrossImposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States. It also prohibits religious discrimination in various immigration-related decisions, such as whether to issue an immigrant or nonimmigrant...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2763IntroTo establish the Financing Energy Efficient Manufacturing Program at the Department of Energy to provide financial assistance to promote energy efficiency and onsite renewable technologies in manufacturing facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB2814IntroTo repeal the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, and provide for the discoverability and admissibility of gun trace information in civil proceedings.
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2021-04-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2689IntroTo require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has the nece...
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2021-04-20
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2709IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure that members of the Armed Forces and their families have access to the contraception they need in order to promote the health and readiness of all members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB1996EngrossGenerally prohibits a federal banking regulator from penalizing a depository institution for providing banking services to a legitimate cannabis-related business. Prohibited penalties include terminating or limiting the deposit insurance or share ins...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2656IntroTo amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for the issuance of Green Bonds and to establish the United States Green Bank, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1195EngrossRequires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in health care, social service, and other sectors. Specifically, Labor must issue an interim occupational safety and health standard that requires certain employers to take actions to pro...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2586IntroTo provide collective bargaining rights for fire fighters and emergency medical services personnel employed by States or their political subdivisions, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB40IntroEstablishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African Americans. The commission shall examine slavery and discrimination in the colonies and the United States from 1619 to the present and recommend appropriate remedies. The...
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2021-04-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 17.
USHR270IntroThis resolution expresses support for the designation of Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day. It also honors and recognizes the contributions of veterans who served in Vietnam.
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2021-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB1282IntroProvides that combat-disabled uniformed services retirees with fewer than 20 years of creditable service may concurrently receive, without reduction, veterans' disability compensation and retired pay or combat-related special compensation.
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2021-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB1352IntroIncreases funding for water infrastructure, including funding for several programs related to controlling water pollution or protecting drinking water. Specifically, it establishes a Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Trust Fu...
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2021-04-05
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHR237IntroThis resolution recognizes Nowruz (the Iranian New Year) and expresses support for Iranian Americans.
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHB2328IntroProhibits state Medicaid programs from covering conversion therapy. The bill defines conversion therapy as any practice or treatment that seeks to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity in exchange for monetary compensation.
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2021-04-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2301IntroTo amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require each State to ensure that each individual who provides identifying information to the State motor vehicle authority is automatically registered to vote in elections for Federal office he...
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2021-04-01
To House Administration Committee
USHB2307IntroTo create a Carbon Dividend Trust Fund for the American people in order to encourage market-driven innovation of clean energy technologies and market efficiencies which will reduce harmful pollution and leave a healthier, more stable, and more prospe...
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2021-04-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2234IntroTo ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every person, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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