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USSB178IntroElder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act
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2017-03-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 23.
USSJR34EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecomm...
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2017-03-23
Held at the desk.
USSB704IntroA bill to provide that members of the Armed Forces performing services in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt shall be entitled to tax benefits in the same manner as if such services were performed in a combat zone.
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2017-03-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB717IntroA bill to promote pro bono legal services as a critical way in which to empower survivors of domestic violence.
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2017-03-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB694IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the standard charitable mileage rate for delivery of meals to elderly, disabled, frail, and at risk individuals.
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2017-03-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB442PassNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017 TITLE I--AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS (Sec. 101) This bill authorizes appropriations to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for FY2017 for: exp...
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2017-03-21
Became Public Law No: 115-10.
USSB643IntroSunshine in the Courtroom Act of 2017
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2017-03-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB667IntroReserve Component Benefits Parity Act
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2017-03-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB618IntroLawful Interstate Transportation of Firearms Act
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2017-03-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB594IntroNational Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to work with a consortium, including the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium, to support efforts to address cybersecu...
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2017-03-09
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB583IntroAmerican Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to specify that hiring and training additional career law enforcement officers, as an allowable use of grant funds under the Community...
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2017-03-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB573IntroNational Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2017
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2017-03-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB546IntroAmerican Soda Ash Competitiveness Act
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2017-03-07
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB545IntroNational Right-to-Work Act
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2017-03-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR32IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of Labor's Employe...
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2017-03-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR33IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by t...
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2017-03-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB492IntroServicemember Retirement Improvement Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow members of the Ready Reserve of a reserve component of the Armed Forces to make the maximum allowable contribution ($18,000 in 2017) to their Thrift Savings ...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR28IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency relating to accidental release prevention requirements of ris...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSJR29IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Office of Natural Resources Revenue of the Department of the Interior relating to consolidated Federal oil and gas and...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSJR26IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to teacher preparation issues. This joint resolution nullifies the "Teacher Prepa...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR27IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "Clarification of Employer's Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness".
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2017-03-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB463IntroCancer Care Payment Reform Act of 2017
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2017-02-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR25IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Ac...
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2017-02-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB464IntroIndependence at Home Act of 2017
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2017-02-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB90IntroRed River Gradient Boundary Survey Act This bill directs the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to commission a survey to identify the South Bank boundary line with respect to land along a specified 116-mile stretch of the Red River in Oklahoma and Texa...
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2017-02-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB446IntroConstitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017
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2017-02-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR24IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to balancing the budget. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts f...
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2017-02-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB420IntroIran Terror-Free Skies Act of 2017
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2017-02-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR23IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants. This joint resolution nullifies the rule finalized by the Department of Labor on August 1, 2016, relating ...
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2017-02-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB370IntroRepeal CFPB Act
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2017-02-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB375IntroA bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish a procedure for approval of certain settlements. This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to revise provisions governing citizen suits against the Department of the Interior o...
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2017-02-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB376Intro21st Century Endangered Species Transparency Act This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require the Department of the Interior or the Department of Commerce, as appropriate, to make publicly available on the Internet the best scientif...
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2017-02-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB333IntroStop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2017
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2017-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB315IntroVietnam Helicopter Crew Monument Act This bill directs the Department of the Army to place in Arlington National Cemetery a monument honoring helicopter pilots and crew members who were killed while serving on active duty in the Armed Forces during t...
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2017-02-06
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR27IntroA resolution honoring the life and achievements of Eugene A. "Gene" Cernan. Honors the life of Gene Cernan who was a Navy aviator, fighter pilot, electrical engineer, and the last astronaut to walk on the Moon.
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2017-02-02
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S661)
USSR43IntroA resolution recognizing January 2017 as National Mentoring Month. Recognizes: (1) January 2017 as National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potential. Acknowledges...
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2017-02-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S661; text as passed Senate: CR S660)
USSB260IntroProtecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2017
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2017-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR17IntroA joint resolution approving the discontinuation of the process for consideration and automatic implementation of the annual proposal of the Independent Medicare Advisory Board under section 1899A of the Social Security Act. This joint resolution ini...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB263IntroOzone Standards Implementation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Clean Air Act by revising the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) program. The bill delays the implementation of the ozone NAAQS that were published in 2015. The bill extends ...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB238IntroA bill to authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to James Megellas, formerly of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and currently of Colleyville, Texas, for acts of valor on January 28th, 1945, during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. This bi...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB244IntroDavis-Bacon Repeal Act This bill repeals the Davis-Bacon Act (which requires that the locally prevailing wage rate be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federally-assisted contracts for construction,...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR12IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
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2017-01-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSJR10IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by the Secretary of the Interior relating to stream protection. This joint resolution nullifies the Stream Protecti...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSJR11IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation". ...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSJR9IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8, of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the disclosure of payments by resource extraction issuers. This jo...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSJR13IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipient...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR14IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007. rule fin...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB241IntroProtect Funding for Women's Health Care Act This bill prohibits federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America or its affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, or clinics.
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB123IntroKari's Law Act of 2017 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 multi-line telephone system unless it can be ins...
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2017-01-24
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB201IntroProtection of Military Airfields from Wind Turbine Encroachment Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make new wind facilities located near certain military installations ineligible for the tax credits for: (1) electricity produced from r...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
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