US Congress Senator John Cornyn [R]

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USSR338IntroA resolution commending and congratulating the Houston Astros on winning the 2017 Major League Baseball World Series.
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2017-11-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7310; text: CR S7303-7304)
USSB2152IntroA bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for assistance for victims of child pornography, and for other purposes.
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2017-11-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2135IntroA bill to enforce current law regarding the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
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2017-11-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR326IntroA resolution recognizing the crew of the San Antonio Rose, B-17F, who sacrificed their lives during World War II, and honoring their memory during the week of the 75th anniversary of that tragic event.
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2017-11-09
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1693IntroStop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to specify that communications decency provisions protecting providers from liability for the private blocking or screening of offensive material shall not be c...
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2017-11-08
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2098IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2017
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2017-11-08
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB782PassPROTECT Our Children Act of 2017 Providing Resources, Officers, and Technology To Eradicate Cyber Threats to Our Children Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the PROTECT our Children Act of 2008 to reauthorize through FY2022 the National Internet C...
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2017-11-02
Became Public Law No: 115-82.
USSB1617PassJavier Vega, Jr. Memorial Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill designates the checkpoint of the U.S. Border Patrol located on U.S. Highway 77 North in Sarita, Texas, as the "Javier Vega, Jr. Border Patrol Checkpoint."
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2017-11-02
Became Public Law No: 115-81.
USSCR28EngrossA concurrent resolution providing for a correction in the enrollment of S. 782.
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2017-11-02
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR320IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, commending domestic violence victim advocates, domestic violence victim service providers, crisis hotline staff, and first responders serving victims of domes...
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2017-11-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6973; text: CR S6972)
USSR308IntroA resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 2nd Infantry Division.
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2017-10-26
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1766EngrossSAFER Act of 2017 Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2017
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2017-10-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1536EngrossCombating Human Trafficking in Commercial Vehicles Act
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2017-10-23
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 115-177.
USSB1994IntroCORRECTIONS Act Corrections Oversight, Recidivism Reduction, and Eliminating Costs for Taxpayers In Our National System Act of 2017
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2017-10-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB178PassElder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act TITLE I--SUPPORTING FEDERAL CASES INVOLVING ELDER JUSTICE (Sec. 101) This bill establishes requirements for the Department of Justice (DOJ) with respect to investigating and prosecuting elder abuse crimes an...
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2017-10-18
Became Public Law No: 115-70.
USSB652PassEarly Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to revise programs for deaf and hard-of-hearing newborns and infants, including to expand the programs to include young children. The programs are rea...
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2017-10-18
Became Public Law No: 115-71.
USSB21IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 This bill revises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. A federal agency promulgating a rule must publish information about the rule in the Federal Register an...
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2017-10-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 239.
USSR292IntroA resolution condemning the brutal and senseless attack at a country music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada, honoring the memory of the victims of the deadly shooting, offering condolences to, and expressing support for, the families and friends of the ...
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2017-10-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6409; text: CR S6406)
USSB1595EngrossHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1922IntroPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
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2017-10-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR288IntroA resolution designating the week of October 1 through 7, 2017, as "National Community Policing Week".
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2017-10-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6375; text of measure as introduced: CR S6368)
USSR278IntroA resolution expressing condolences to the victims of Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, and Hurricane Maria, commending the resiliency of the people of Texas, Louisiana, Florida, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands, and expressing grati...
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2017-10-02
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB870EngrossCreating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to: extend the Independence at Home demonstration program; modify provisions regardi...
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2017-09-29
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB1889IntroSAFE at Home Act Safeguarding Addresses From Emerging at Home Act
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2017-09-28
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1881IntroPrioritizing Veterans Access to Mental Health Care Act of 2017 This bill amends the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to make a veteran seeking mental health care in a non-Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) entity eligible for ...
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2017-09-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1892IntroA bill to provide tax relief related to Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow various tax credits, deductions, and modifications to existing rules for individuals and businesses affected by Hurricanes...
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2017-09-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1865IntroA bill to provide temporary direct hire authority for certain emergency response positions.
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2017-09-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1854IntroFederal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2017
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2017-09-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1311EngrossAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017
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2017-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1312EngrossTrafficking Victims Protection Act of 2017
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2017-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1393EngrossJobs for Our Heroes Act
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2017-09-19
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 115-161.
USSB1532EngrossNo Human Trafficking on Our Roads Act
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2017-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USSR168IntroA resolution supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) killings of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, acti...
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2017-09-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 226.
USSB1823IntroFederal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2017 This bill amends the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include community centers, including tax-exempt houses of worship, as "private nonprofit facilities" fo...
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2017-09-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1616PassBob Dole Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole in recognition for his service...
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2017-09-15
Became Public Law No: 115-60.
USSR256IntroA resolution recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.
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2017-09-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5746-5747; text: CR S5747)
USSR259IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 11 through September 15, 2017, as "National Family Service Learning Week". Supports the designation of September 11-September 15, 2017, as National Family Service Learning W...
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2017-09-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5748-5749; text: CR S5748-5749)
USSR253IntroA resolution designating the week beginning September 18, 2017, as "National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week". Designates the week beginning on September 18, 2017, as National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week.
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2017-09-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5707; text: CR S5485)
USSR254IntroA resolution relative to the death of Pietro "Pete" Vichi Domenici, former United States Senator for the State of New Mexico.
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2017-09-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5707; text: CR S5485)
USSB1781IntroNational White Collar Crime Control Act of 2017
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2017-09-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1774IntroEmployee Rights Act
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2017-09-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR160IntroA resolution honoring the service to United States Armed Forces provided by military working dogs and contract working dogs, also known as "war dogs". Recognizes, on the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the U.S. Army military working dog prog...
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2017-09-06
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1697IntroTaylor Force Act (Sec. 3) This bill: (1) calls on the Palestinian Authority's (PA) to stop making payments to terrorists in Israeli prisons and to the families of deceased terrorists, (2) calls on countries to cease providing direct budgetary assista...
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2017-09-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 211.
USSB1757IntroBuilding America's Trust Act This bill provides for strengthening the barriers along the U.S. land and maritime borders to deter illegal activity, including through U.S. Border Patrol and law enforcement enhancements and personnel increases and Natio...
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2017-09-05
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 208.
USSB717EngrossPOWER Act Pro bono Work to Empower and Represent Act of 2017 This bill requires each U.S. Attorney for each judicial district to lead at least one public event that promotes pro bono legal services as a critical way to: (1) empower survivors of domes...
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2017-08-23
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB123EngrossKari's Law Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit businesses from manufacturing or importing for use in the United States, or selling or leasing in the United States, a multiline telephone system unless it is...
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB860EngrossJuvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB1182EngrossThe 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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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB1738IntroMedicare Home Infusion Therapy Access Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to temporarily provide for transitional Medicare payment with respect to certain home infusion services furnished on or after January...
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2017-08-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR222IntroA resolution designating July 26, 2017, as "United States Intelligence Professionals Day". Supports the designation of a United States Intelligence Professionals Day, and acknowledges the courage, fidelity, sacrifice, and professionalism of the men a...
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2017-08-02
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
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