US Congress Representative John Shimkus [R]

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USHB7278IntroTo improve and reform policing practices, accountability and transparency.
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7155IntroNational Commission on Modernizing Military Installation Designations Act
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6987IntroTo include payments for waste and recycling collection services as covered utility payments for purposes of calculating the eligible amount for forgiveness of indebtedness on a paycheck protection program loan. This bill expands loan forgiveness unde...
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2020-05-22
To House Small Business Committee
USHR968IntroRecognizing the essential role of public safety telecommunicators in emergency response and the important work performed by public safety telecommunicators to protect the public and police, fire, and emergency medical officials during emergencies, su...
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6742IntroProtecting Life in Crisis Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHJR87IntroProviding for the reappointment of Michael M. Lynton as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. This joint resolution reappoints Michael M. Lynton as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institu...
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2020-05-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB6730IntroTo authorize the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to convey certain property to the Massac-Metropolis Port District, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHJR88IntroProviding for the appointment of Franklin D. Raines as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. This joint resolution appoints Franklin D. Raines as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Instituti...
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2020-05-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB6630IntroSecuring America's Critical Minerals Supply Chain Act This bill allows a new tax deduction for 10% of the cost of specified domestically-produced materials if such materials are acquired directly from the domestic smelter or processor of the material...
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2020-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6488IntroStreamlining Permitting to Enable Efficient Deployment of Broadband Infrastructure Act of 2020
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2020-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR889IntroRecognizing the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 30th anniversary of the restoration of their independence. This resolution ensures continued U.S. support for Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 30th anniversary of their indep...
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2020-04-03
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB1365PassTo make technical corrections to the Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act. This bill modifies the use of amounts deposited in the Guam World War II Claims Fund, which is used to pay claims of victims and survivors of the attack and occupation of...
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2020-03-26
Became Public Law No: 116-132. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1379IntroEnsuring Lasting Smiles Act This bill requires private health insurance plans to cover diagnosis and treatment services for congenital anomalies and birth defects, such as reconstructive services and prosthetics. Coverage must include services that f...
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB5534IntroComprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHR189IntroRecognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting United States Agency for International Development's commitment to global nutrition through its mu...
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2020-03-10
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4194IntroNational Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to designate 9–8–8 as the universal telephone number for a national suicide prevention and mental-health crisis hotline.
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB5859IntroTrillion Trees Act
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2020-02-26
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB2382EngrossUSPS Fairness Act This bill repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2020-02-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB4305EngrossPAWS for Veterans Therapy Act Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers for Veterans Therapy Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment mental health...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5741IntroStrengthening Innovation in Medicare and Medicaid Act
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2020-02-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB550EngrossMerchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of federal funds for any use of military force in or against Iran unless Congress has either declared war or enacted specific sta...
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2020-01-30
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment.
USHB1049IntroNational Heritage Area Act of 2019 This bill establishes a National Heritage Areas System to recognize certain areas of the United States that tell nationally significant stories and to conserve, enhance, and interpret the areas' natural, historic, s...
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2020-01-29
Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Discharged.
USHB19IntroLower Costs, More Cures Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB4903IntroDown Syndrome Discrimination by Abortion Prohibition Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1844PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 66 Grove Court in Elgin, Illinois, as the "Corporal Alex Martinez Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 66 Grove...
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2019-12-12
Became Public Law No: 116-83. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5397IntroRural Education Investment Act
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2019-12-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3495IntroImprove Well-Being for Veterans Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants for a period of three years to eligible entities for the provision of suicide prevention services to veterans and their families. Under the...
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2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 16 - 10.
USHR546IntroDisapproving the Russian Federation's inclusion in future Group of Seven summits until it respects the territorial integrity of its neighbors and adheres to the standards of democratic societies. This resolution calls on all leaders of the Group of S...
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2019-12-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5046IntroGlobal War on Terrorism Memorial Location Act
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB2423PassWomen's Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins that are emblematic of the women who played a vital role in rallying support for the 19th Ame...
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2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-71. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5200IntroPSA Screening for HIM Act Prostate-Specific Antigen Screening for High-risk Insured Men Act
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2019-11-21
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2699IntroNuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHJR78IntroExpressing support for freedom of conscience. This joint resolution expresses support for the protection of the right to follow one's own religious beliefs under the First Amendment. The joint resolution also condemns government dictation of acceptab...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5123IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 476 East Main Street in Galesburg, Illinois, as the "Senior Airman Daniel Miller Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47...
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2019-11-15
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4818IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Act of 2019 This bill establishes sanctions related to the provision of vessels for the construction of Russian energy export pipelines. The Department of State must report to Congress (1) a list of vessels engaged...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1773EngrossRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1396PassHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of one Congressional Gold Medal to Katherine Johnson, in recog...
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2019-11-08
Became Public Law No: 116-68. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4817IntroVA Directly Returning Opioid Prescriptions Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that each VA medical center with an on-site pharmacy or a law enforcement officer has a physical location where patients may dispose o...
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2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4934IntroDignity for Aborted Children Act
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2019-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3824IntroCahokia Mounds Mississippian Culture National Historical Park Act This bill provides for the establishment of the Cahokia Mounds Mississippian Culture National Historical Park in Collinsville, Illinois; Monroe, Madison, and St. Clair Counties, Illino...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4867IntroGeneral James N. Mattis Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to award a Congressional Gold Medal to General James N. Mattis in recognition of his distinguished military career. Following the award, the medal shall be given to the S...
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2019-10-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4810IntroOpioid Prescription Verification Act of 2019
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2019-10-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4800IntroPro-LIFE Act Prohibiting the Life-Ending Industry of Fetal Organ Exchange Act
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2019-10-23
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1225IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act This bill establishes the National Park Service and Public Lands Legacy Restoration Fund into which, through FY2024, there shall be deposited an amount equal to 50% of all energy development revenues due and pay...
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2019-10-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.
USHB4690Intro21st Century Transportation Fuels Act
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2019-10-17
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB4700IntroPipeline Safety Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes appropriations through FY2021 and provides direct hire authority for pipeline safety activities.
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2019-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB2420IntroNational Museum of the American Latino Act This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution. The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United States; (2) p...
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2019-10-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR630IntroCondemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-10-15
To House Ethics Committee
USHB1058PassAutism CARES Act of 2019 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises several programs and activities relating to autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Specifically, th...
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2019-09-30
Became Public Law No: 116-60. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4513IntroAir National Guard Air Refueling Wing Center of Excellence Act This bill authorizes the Secretary of the Air Force to designate the Illinois Air National Guard 126th Air Refueling Wing at Scott Air Force Base as a Center of Excellence for KC-135R mai...
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2019-09-27
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
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