US Congress Representative Mark Pocan [D]

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USHB2872IntroThe bill requires the development of an integrated national approach to help fish, wildlife, and plants adapt to extreme weather changes and climate change. Specifically, the bill requires the President to establish an interagency National Fish, Wild...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2773IntroTo amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to make supplemental funds available for management of fish and wildlife species of greatest conservation need as determined by State fish and wildlife agencies, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1569IntroProvides statutory authority for the Critically Endangered Animals Conservation Fund, which finances a grant program to protect critically endangered species. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of the Interior to establish the fund as a s...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4589IntroTo amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to establish in the Department of State a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer and the Foreign Service Act of 1980 to promote increased diversity and inclusion in the Foreign Service, and f...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4833IntroTo amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to affirm that the Migratory Bird Treaty Act's prohibition on the unauthorized take or killing of migratory birds includes incidental take by commercial activities, and to direct the United States Fish and Wildl...
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2021-07-29
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB4811IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate prices of drugs furnished under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4841IntroTo prohibit forced arbitration in work disputes, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4826IntroTo enhance the rights of domestic workers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB903IntroModifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USHB4077IntroTo amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require that supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits be calculated using the value of the low-cost food plan, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3095IntroTo ensure that authorizations issued by the Secretary of Transportation to foreign air carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4770IntroTo study the effects of changes to telehealth under the Medicare and Medicaid programs during the COVID-19 emergency.
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2021-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4716IntroTo end the use of body-gripping traps in the National Wildlife Refuge System, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-27
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHR560IntroCongratulating the Milwaukee Bucks, and the fans of the Milwaukee Bucks around the world, on winning the 2021 National Basketball Association championship.
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2021-07-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3115IntroTo amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 and the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to make breakfasts and lunches free for all children, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3985EngrossIncreases the number of special immigrant visas available to qualified Afghan nationals who worked for the U.S. government or the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) missions in Afghanistan. The bill also relaxes certain qualifications for such...
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2021-07-22
Received in the Senate.
USHB4635IntroTo reverse declining milk consumption in schools.
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2021-07-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4663IntroTo amend the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to provide additional funding for E-rate support for emergency educational connections and devices, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4603IntroTo require the Secretary of Labor to maintain a publicly available list of all employers that relocate a call center or contract call center work overseas, to make such companies ineligible for Federal grants or guaranteed loans, and to require discl...
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2021-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR541IntroExpressing support for the recognition of July as "Muslim-American Heritage Month" and celebrating the heritage and culture of Muslim Americans in the United States.
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2021-07-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB564IntroProvides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB4454IntroDirects the Department of the Interior to establish the Advisory Committee on Reconciliation in Place Names to advise the Board on Geographic Names with regard to renaming geographic features with offensive place names. The board shall rename a geogr...
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2021-07-16
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB4442IntroTo establish a Green New Deal for public schools.
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2021-07-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2503IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish an interagency council on social determinants of health, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB729IntroEstablishes a program through which the Department of Education may award planning and implementation grants to specified educational agencies (e.g., local educational agencies) to improve diversity and reduce or eliminate racial or socioeconomic iso...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB2436IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to concede exposure to airborne hazards and toxins from burn pits under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2768IntroTo make housing more affordable, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB4421IntroTo place a moratorium on large concentrated animal feeding operations, to strengthen the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to require country of origin labeling on beef, pork, and dairy products, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB4413IntroTo facilitate efficient investments and financing of infrastructure projects and new job creation through the establishment of a National Infrastructure Development Bank, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB4410IntroTo amend the Clean Air Act to modify the ethanol waiver for the Reid Vapor Pressure limitations under that Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB239EngrossProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1443EngrossRequires financial institutions to report certain credit application data to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for the purposes of enforcing fair lending laws. Specifically, financial institutions must report this data regarding lesbian-, gay-...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3283EngrossTo repeal the joint resolution entitled "A joint resolution to promote peace and stability in the Middle East".
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR525IntroThis resolution expresses support for the designation of Journeyman Lineworkers Recognition Day. (A journeyman lineworker is a person who builds and maintains electrical power systems.)
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2021-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3617IntroTo decriminalize and deschedule cannabis, to provide for reinvestment in certain persons adversely impacted by the War on Drugs, to provide for expungement of certain cannabis offenses, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3246IntroTo award funds to States and local areas for subsidized employment programs for youth.
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3277IntroTo amend the Animal Welfare Act to increase protections for animals, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB3473IntroTo establish an expansive infrastructure program to create local jobs and raise the quality of life in every community, to launch middle class career pathways in infrastructure, and to invest in high-quality American jobs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB4311IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of dental, vision, and hearing care under the Medicare program.
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2021-07-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4315IntroTo provide for cost-of-living increases for certain Federal benefits programs based on increases in the Consumer Price Index for the elderly.
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2021-07-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3100IntroTo amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of students to participate in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, establish college student food insecurity demonstration programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4220IntroTo amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a National Climate Service Corps to help communities withstand and respond to changes in the Earth's climate with respect to natural disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR507IntroCondemning the rise in hate against the transgender and nonbinary community.
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2021-06-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4182IntroTo require the President to declare the global wildlife extinction crisis a national emergency under the National Emergencies Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB49PassRedesignates the Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue in Orlando, Florida, as the National Pulse Memorial.
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2021-06-25
Became Public Law No: 117-20. (TXT | PDF)
USHR499IntroThis resolution expresses support for (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and (2) the designation of LGBTQ Equality Day on June 26 to commemorate Supreme Court deci...
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2021-06-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4173IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2062EngrossRevises the evidentiary standard for age discrimination by establishing an unlawful employment practice when the complaining party demonstrates that age or participation in an investigation, proceeding, or litigation related to an age discrimination ...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1314EngrossRequires the Consumer Product Safety Commission to revise the safety standards for freestanding clothing storage units such as a dressers, bureaus, or chests of drawers. Such standards must include specified testing related to tip overs and new warni...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4146IntroTo prohibit commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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