US Congress Senator John Thune [R]

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USSB2202IntroNational Transportation Safety Board Reauthorization Act
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2017-12-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2200IntroNational Integrated Drought Information System Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2017-12-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB447EngrossJustice for Uncompensated Survivors Today (JUST) Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State, with respect to covered countries, to annually include within either the relevant Annual Country Report on Human Rights, the International Religio...
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2017-12-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1532EngrossNo Human Trafficking on Our Roads Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Transportation to disqualify from operating a commercial motor vehicle for life an individual who uses such a vehicle in committing a felony involving a severe form of...
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2017-11-30
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 115-188.
USSR344IntroA resolution honoring the life and achievements of Dr. Robert Lawrence Jr.
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2017-11-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7490; text: CR S7407)
USSB1885IntroAV START Act American Vision for Safer Transportation through Advancement of Revolutionary Technologies Act
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2017-11-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 268.
USSB203IntroRPM 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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2017-11-14
Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety. Hearings held.
USSB324EngrossState Veterans Home Adult Day Health Care Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with each state home to pay for medical supervision model adult day health care for a vete...
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2017-11-13
Held at the desk.
USSR328IntroA resolution recognizing November 25, 2017, as "Small Business Saturday" and supporting the efforts of the Small Business Administration to increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses. Declares that the Senate joins the Small Bu...
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2017-11-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7167; text: CR S7159)
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.
USSB171IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments and Hydrographic Services Improvement Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2017 This bill revises the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissio...
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2017-11-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 259.
USSB2068IntroWildfire Prevention and Mitigation Act of 2017
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2017-11-02
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2073IntroNational Forest System Vegetation Management Pilot Program Act of 2017
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2017-11-02
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2059IntroEHR Regulatory Relief Act
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2017-11-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR315IntroA resolution designating November 4, 2017, as National Bison Day. Designates November 4, 2017, as National Bison Day.
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2017-10-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6931; text: CR S6929)
USSR316IntroA resolution recognizing National Native American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritages and cultures of Native Americans and the contributions of Native Americans to the United States. Recognizes November 2017 as National Native American Herit...
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2017-10-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6931; text: CR S6930)
USSB763IntroSurface and Maritime Transportation Security Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to: (1) assess, and implement a risk-based security strategy to address, the vulnerabilities of and risks to surface transportation a...
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2017-10-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 251.
USSR280IntroA resolution designating the week of October 2 through October 6, 2017, as "National Health Information Technology Week" to recognize the value of health information technology in transforming and improving the healthcare system for all people in the...
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2017-10-25
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1536EngrossCombating Human Trafficking in Commercial Vehicles Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to designate an official to: (1) coordinate human trafficking prevention efforts across DOT modal administrations and with other federal a...
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2017-10-23
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 115-177.
USSB1972IntroA bill to improve the monitoring and reporting of propane stocks and days of supply by the Administrator of the Energy Information Administration with regard to propane export volumes, and for other purposes.
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2017-10-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
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)
USSB1922IntroPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
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2017-10-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1872IntroTSA Modernization Act
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2017-10-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1913IntroAmerican Prairie Conservation Act
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2017-10-04
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB770EngrossMAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act of 2017 Making Available Information Now to Strengthen Trust and Resilience and Enhance Enterprise Technology Cybersecurity Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to ...
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2017-10-02
Held at the desk.
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
USSB1731IntroForest Management Improvement Act of 2017
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2017-09-27
Committee on Environment and Public Works. Hearings held.
USSB1311EngrossAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017
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2017-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1836IntroVeterans' Disability Compensation Automatic COLA Act This bill provides that whenever there is an increase in benefit amounts payable under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act, the Department of Veterans ...
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2017-09-19
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1393EngrossJobs for Our Heroes Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Fast Act to require the medical professional who may perform a medical examination and provide a medical certificate for purposes of compliance with requirements for operation by a veteran of a co...
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2017-09-19
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 115-161.
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. (TXT | PDF)
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)
USSB102EngrossSecuring Access to Networks in Disasters Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the voluntary policies outlined in the Wireless Network Resiliency Cooperative Framework should be adhered to by all parties to aid consumers...
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2017-09-12
Held at the desk.
USSB1793IntroTaxpayer Bill of Rights Enhancement Act of 2017
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2017-09-12
To Senate Finance 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.
USSB96EngrossImproving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require intermediate providers that offer the capability to transmit voice communications and signaling information from one destinat...
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB19EngrossMOBILE NOW Act Making Opportunities for Broadband Investment and Limiting Excessive and Needless Obstacles to Wireless Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Federal Communication...
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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.
USSR225IntroA resolution designating July 22, 2017, as "National Day of the American Cowboy". Designates July 22, 2017, as National Day of the American Cowboy.
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2017-08-02
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1598IntroHarry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-08-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 200.
USSB754IntroCyber Scholarship Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill amends the Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2014 to require at least 5% of scholarships that the National Science Foundation (NSF) coordinates with the Department of Homeland Security under the fe...
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2017-08-02
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR241IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Purple Heart Recognition Day. Supports the goals and ideals of National Purple Heart Recognition Day.
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2017-08-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4673; consideration: CR S4695; text of measure as introduced: CR S4673-4674)
USSB1592IntroFirearm Act of 2017
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2017-07-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR47IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Arbitration Agreements". This joint resolution nullifies a rule s...
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2017-07-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1589IntroPromotion and Expansion of Private Employee Ownership Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend to all domestic corporations, including S corporations, provisions allowing deferral of tax on gain from the sale of employer secur...
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2017-07-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1549IntroNEW GIG Act of 2017 New Economy Works to Guarantee Independence and Growth Act of 2017
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2017-07-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1024IntroVeterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017
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2017-07-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 166.
USSB1426IntroUnited States Center for Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017
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2017-06-29
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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