US Congress Representative Jim Banks [R]

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USHB5039IntroTo designate the National Airmail Museum at Smith Air Field in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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2018-02-15
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB5006IntroChild Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act of 2018
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2018-02-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1057IntroSTOP Act of 2017 Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention Act of 2017 This bill amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to make the Postmaster General the consignee (i.e., the entity financially responsible for the receipt of a shipment) for merchandise,...
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2018-02-05
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Faso asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1057, a bill originally introduced by Representative Tiberi, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB4916IntroPreventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from requiring a tax-exempt organization to include in annual returns the name, address, or other identifying info...
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2018-02-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4760IntroSecuring America's Future Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise immigrant visa allocation provisions, including family-related visas. A nonimmigrant classification for parents of adult U.S. citizens is created. Th...
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2018-01-24
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4851IntroKennedy-King Establishment Act of 2018
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2018-01-23
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB4660IntroPrenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2017
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2018-01-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4712EngrossBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to require any health care practitioner who is present when a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion to: (1) exercise the same degree of ...
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2018-01-20
Received in the Senate.
USHB4318EngrossMiscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2018 This bill amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS) to: (1) repeal expired reductions in rates of duty for specified chemicals and other items; and (2) provide for duty suspensions and redu...
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2018-01-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB506IntroPreventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to declare that any person who knowingly engages in any scheme or artifice to defraud an individual of veterans' benefits, or in connection with obtaining veter...
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2018-01-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3548IntroBorder Security for America Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) construct and operate infrastructure and technology to deter and detect illegal border activity in high traffic areas, (2) deploy the most pra...
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2018-01-10
House Committee on Armed Services Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than March 23, 2018.
USHB4747IntroDefending U.S. Government Communications Act
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2018-01-09
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR675IntroCondemning the Government of Iran for its violence against demonstrators and calling for peaceful resolution to the concerns of the citizens of Iran. Condemns the government of Iran for: (1) funding terrorist organizations and activities; (2) oppress...
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2018-01-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4323EngrossSupporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act (Sec. 3) The National Science Foundation (NSF) shall: (1) encourage veterans to study and pursue careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) and computer science in coordination with oth...
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2017-12-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4242IntroVA Care in the Community Act
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2017-12-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 14 - 9.
USHR630IntroRequiring each Member, officer, and employee of the House of Representatives to complete a program of training in workplace rights and responsibilities each session of each Congress, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) Directs the Committee on House Adm...
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2017-12-19
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHJR121IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to parental rights. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment stating that: the liberty of parents to direct the upbringing, education, and care of their childre...
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2017-12-13
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4617IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a temporary moratorium on the medical device excise tax. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2022 the moratorium on the excise tax on the sale of certain medical devic...
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2017-12-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR648IntroExpressing support for the designation of August 3, 2018, as "National Ernie Pyle Day". Supports the designation of National Ernie Pyle Day. Recognizes contributions made by Ernie Pyle to journalism in the United States.
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2017-12-07
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1164EngrossTaylor Force Act This bill prohibits certain assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 from being made available for the West Bank and Gaza unless the Department of State certifies that the Palestinian Authority: is taking steps to end acts...
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2017-12-07
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 278.
USHB38EngrossConcealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal criminal code to allow a qualified individual to carry a concealed handgun into or possess a concealed handgun in another state that allows individuals to carry concealed f...
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2017-12-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB350IntroRPM Act of 2017 Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2017 This bill amends the Clean Air Act to allow the modification of a vehicle's air emission controls if the vehicle is used solely for competition.
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2017-12-06
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 33 - 20.
USHB1699EngrossPreserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to specify that a retailer of manufactured housing is generally not a "mortgage originator" subject to requirements under that Act. Simila...
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2017-12-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4431IntroCorrecting Miscalculations in Veterans' Pensions Act
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2017-11-30
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4494IntroCongressional Accountability and Hush Fund Elimination Act
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHR637IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the symbols and traditions of Christmas should be protected for use by those who celebrate Christmas. Recognizes the importance of Christmas symbols and traditions. Disapproves of attempts to ...
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2017-11-30
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR570IntroAffirming the historical connection of the Jewish people to the ancient and sacred city of Jerusalem and condemning efforts at the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to deny Judaism's millennia-old historical, ...
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2017-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHCR94IntroRecognizing the opening of the nonsectarian Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., the only museum of its size and scope in the world devoted exclusively to the Bible. Recognizes the opening of the Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC.
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2017-11-28
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHR582IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Joseph Leon George should be honored for heroism at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on December 7, 1941. Honors the heroism of Boatswain's Mate Second Class Joseph Leon George in saving the lives of six...
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2017-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4396IntroME TOO Congress Act Member and Employee Training and Oversight On Congress Act
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2017-11-15
To House Administration Committee
USHCR93IntroRecognizing the opening of the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., the only museum of its size and scope in the world devoted exclusively to the Bible. Celebrates the opening of the Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC.
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2017-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB4311IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2017
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB4173EngrossVeterans Crisis Line Study Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to: (1) conduct a study on the outcomes and the efficacy of the toll-free Veterans Crisis Line during the five-year period beginning January 1, ...
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2017-11-09
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3897EngrossGold Star Family Support and Installation Act of 2017
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2017-11-08
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB3441EngrossSave Local Business Act Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the National Labor Relations Act and the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that a person may be considered a joint employer in relation to an employee only if such person directly, actua...
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2017-11-08
Received in the Senate.
USHB2601EngrossVICTOR Act of 2017 Veterans Increased Choice for Transplanted Organs and Recovery Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to include among veterans eligible to receive hospital care and medica...
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2017-11-08
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4243IntroVA Asset and Infrastructure Review Act of 2017 Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced To establish a commission for the purpose of making recommendations regarding the modernization or realign...
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2017-11-08
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 10.
USHB3656EngrossTo amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a consistent eligibility date for provision of Department of Veterans Affairs memorial headstones and markers for eligible spouses and dependent children of veterans whose remains are unavailable....
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2017-11-07
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4265IntroSugar Policy Modernization Act of 2017
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2017-11-07
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB4274IntroHigher Education Reform and Opportunity Act of 2017
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2017-11-07
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB849EngrossProtecting Seniors Access to Medicare Act This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to terminate the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB). Under PPACA, the IPAB is tasked with developing proposals to reduce the per ...
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2017-11-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1488EngrossIndiana Dunes National Park Act (Sec. 2) This bill renames the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore as the Indiana Dunes National Park. (Sec. 3) The bill redesignates the 1.6 mile Miller-Woods Trail within the park as the Paul H. Douglas Trail.
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2017-11-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1698EngrossIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to prevent Iran from undertaking any activity related to nuclear-capable ballistic missiles. The President shall report to Congress regarding ...
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2017-10-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4143IntroDialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act of 2017 Dialysis Patient Access To Integrated-care, Empowerment, Nephrologists, Treatment, and Services Demonstration Act of 2017 This bill establishes a demonstration program for the provision of integrated care t...
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2017-10-27
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4131IntroNo Abortion Bonds Act
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2017-10-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4119IntroStudent Loan Disclosure Modernization Act
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2017-10-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3711IntroLegal Workforce Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish an employment eligibility verification system (EEVS), patterned after the E-Verify system. An employer shall att...
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2017-10-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 10.
USHB4099IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that children of homeless veterans are included in the calculation of the amounts of certain per diem grants.
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2017-10-24
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2121IntroPension, Endowment, and Mutual Fund Access to Banking Act This bill requires the appropriate federal banking agencies to exclude, for purposes of calculating a custodial bank's supplementary leverage ratio, funds of a custodial bank that are deposite...
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2017-10-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 60 - 0.
USHB2519PassThe American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue gold, silver, and half-dollar clad commemorative coins in recognition and celebration of the 100th anniversary o...
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2017-10-06
Became Public Law No: 115-65. (TXT | PDF)
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