US Congress Representative Joe Wilson [R]

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USHB1551EngrossOrrin G. Hatch Music Modernization Act (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for the production of electricity from advanced nuclear power facilities, to: (1) establish requirements for the allocation of ...
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2018-09-20
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB6417IntroAG and Legal Workforce Act
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6197EngrossRAWR Act Rescuing Animals With Rewards Act of 2018
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2018-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1911EngrossSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2018 This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide that the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism shall have the rank of ambassador and be appointed...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB502IntroTo permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund. This bill amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to make permanent the authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. No less than 1.5% of the annual authorize...
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2018-09-13
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4969EngrossEmbassy Security Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2019
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2018-09-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6724IntroProtecting Businesses from Burdensome Compliance Cost Act of 2018
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2018-09-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6723IntroEnsuring American Voters Act of 2018
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2018-09-06
To House Administration Committee
USHB6400EngrossUnited States Ports of Entry Threat and Operational Review Act
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2018-09-05
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2345PassNational Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-08-14
Became Public Law No: 115-233.
USHB2353PassStrengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Sec. 4) The effective date for this bill is July 1, 2018. (Sec. 7) This bill amends the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 to revise and introduce definiti...
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2018-07-31
Became Public Law No: 115-224.
USHB184EngrossProtect Medical Innovation Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the excise tax on the sale of a medical device by the manufacturer, producer, or importer.
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2018-07-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 528.
USHB5754EngrossCambodia Democracy Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6544IntroThe Employee Rights Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6506IntroUnited States-India Enhanced Cooperation Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR981IntroCondemning the violence, persecution, intimidation, and murders committed by the Government of Nicaragua against its citizens. Condemns the violence, persecution, and murders of peaceful protesters by the government of Nicaragua. Calls on the United ...
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2018-07-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4301PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 Tom Hall Street in Fort Mill, South Carolina, as the "J. Elliott Williams Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 T...
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2018-07-24
Became Public Law No: 115-210.
USHB1676EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide support for Palliative Care and Hospice Education Centers. These centers mus...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6482IntroEliminating Foreign Intervention in Elections Act This bill prohibits federal funds from being used to make payments to local governments that permit noncitizens to vote in state or local elections.
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2018-07-24
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5924IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Education when reviewing whether there has been a violation of title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin...
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB6469IntroIntegration of Baseball Commemorative Coin Act
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2018-07-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6409IntroHonoring Veterans' Families Act
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2018-07-23
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6637)
USHB2061PassNorth Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill expresses the sense of Congress concerning access to and protection of North Korean refugees and defectors, the forcible repatriation by China of North Koreans, and the Departme...
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2018-07-20
Became Public Law No: 115-198.
USHB6450IntroOld Glory Only Act
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2018-07-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4819EngrossDELTA Act Defending Economic Livelihoods and Threatened Animals Act
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2018-07-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6219IntroGeorgia Support Act
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2018-07-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5105EngrossBUILD Act of 2018 Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 This bill establishes the United States International Development Finance Corporation to facilitate the participation of private sector capital and skills in the e...
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2018-07-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 522.
USHB3030EngrossElie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018 This bill states that it is U.S. policy to regard the prevention of genocide and other atrocity crimes as a core national security interest and a core moral responsibility. The President shal...
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2018-07-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USHR995IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Nation now faces a more complex and grave set of threats than at any time since the end of World War II, and that the lack of full, on-time funding related to defense activities puts servi...
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2018-07-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHCR129IntroRecognizing the significance of the parsonage allowance to the Nation's religious and spiritual communities.
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2018-07-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB559IntroMERIT Act of 2017 Modern Employment Reform, Improvement, and Transformation Act of 2017 This bill establishes an alternative mechanism for the expedited removal by agency heads of federal employees for performance or misconduct by: (1) limiting an ap...
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2018-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USHR998IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Navy's total readiness remains in a perilous state due to high operational demands, increased deployment lengths, shortened training periods, and deferred maintenance all whi...
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2018-07-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR994IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Marine Corps faces significant readiness challenges and that budgetary uncertainty impedes the Corps' ability to meet ongoing and unexpected national security threats, puttin...
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2018-07-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6346IntroWHOLE Act of 2018 Weigh Habitats Offsetting Locational Effects Act of 2018 This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to revise the process by which the Department of the Interior or the Department of Commerce, as appropriate, reviews an age...
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2018-07-12
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHR256IntroExpressing support for the countries of Eastern Europe and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Affirms the commitment of the United States to its North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) allies and condemns any threat to their sovereignty. Conde...
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2018-07-11
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6333IntroTax Identity Protection Act This bill requires the Internal Revenue Service to submit to Congress a report regarding the Taxpayer Identification Number Perfection Program, including an explanation of the extent to which the information could be used ...
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2018-07-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6246IntroPuerto Rico Admission Act of 2018
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2018-07-11
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6046)
USHB5626EngrossIntercountry Adoption Information Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Intercountry Adoption Act of 2000 to direct the Department of State to include in its annual intercountry adoptions report to Congress information on: countries that have a l...
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2018-07-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2259EngrossSam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018 This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after t...
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2018-07-11
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 508.
USHB1697IntroIsrael Anti-Boycott Act This bill declares that Congress: (1) opposes the United Nations Human Rights Council resolution of March 24, 2016, which urges countries to pressure companies to divest from, or break contracts with, Israel; and (2) encourage...
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB3776EngrossCyber Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 495.
USHR944IntroExpressing solidarity with and sympathy for the people of Guatemala after the June 3, 2018, eruption of the Fuego Volcano.
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6262IntroMitigating Attacks on Diplomats Act
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2018-06-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5898IntroUNRWA Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6207IntroDemocratic Republic of the Congo Democracy and Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHCR20IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the execution-style murders of United States citizens Ylli, Agron, and Mehmet Bytyqi in the Republic of Serbia in July 1999. Expresses the sense of Congress that: those individuals respon...
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHR967IntroExpressing support for the designation of October 23 as a national day of remembrance of the tragic 1983 terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps Barracks in Beirut, Lebanon.
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2018-06-26
To House Oversight And Government Reform 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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2018-06-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6141IntroTo require the Secretary of Energy to develop a report on a pilot program to site, construct, and operate micro-reactors at critical national security locations, and for other purposes.
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2018-06-20
To House Subcommittee on Strategic Forces Committee
USHR951IntroExpressing concern with respect to the Government of Turkey's anticipated purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile batteries, and for other purposes.
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2018-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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