US Congress Representative Nita Lowey [D]

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USHB2978IntroTo amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR390IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.
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2017-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2904IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR380IntroCommemorating one year since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, on June 12, 2016.
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2017-06-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2827IntroVoices for Veterans Act This bill: (1) expands the membership of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans to include veterans who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, and (2) extend the Commission through December 31, 2019.
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2017-06-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB601EngrossREAD Act Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to state that it shall be U.S. policy to work with partner countries, other donors, multilateral institutions, the private s...
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 116.
USHB2282IntroEquality Act This bill amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. The bill defines: "sex" to include ...
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2017-06-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR351IntroCondemning the violence and persecution in Chechnya.
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2017-05-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB15IntroRaise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage for regular employees over a seven year period, for tipped employees, and for newly hired employees who are less than 20 years old. The bill...
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR367IntroEstablishing the Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Establishes the House Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention to investigate and report on: the causes of mass shootings, methods to improve the federal firearms purchaser background c...
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2017-05-25
To House Rules Committee
USHB1005EngrossTo amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans. This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) (Sec. 1)...
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2017-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2646IntroUnited States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Extension Act
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2017-05-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2539IntroQuiet Communities Act of 2017
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB672EngrossCombating European Anti-Semitism Act of 2017 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) it is in the U.S. national interest to combat anti-Semitism at home and abroad; (2) there is a need to ensure the security of European Jewish communities...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1911IntroSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB1677EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017 This bill declares that it is U.S. policy to use all diplomatic and economic means to compel the government of Bashar al Assad to halt the slaughter of the Syrian people and work toward a democratic govern...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR317IntroCalling for the unconditional release of United States citizens and legal permanent resident aliens being held for political purposes by the Government of Iran.
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHR342IntroRecognizing the essential contributions of frontline health workers to strengthening the United States national security and economic prosperity, sustaining and expanding progress on global health, and saving the lives of millions of women, men, and ...
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2017-05-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1997IntroUkraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB356IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election to examine any attempts or activities by the Russian government or other governments, persons or entitie...
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2017-05-17
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Swalwell (CA). Petition No: 115-2.
USHB2309IntroRights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
USHB2477IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
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2017-05-17
To House Budget Committee
USHB2491IntroGlobal Respect Act
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2017-05-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR332IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.
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2017-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2498IntroFreedom from Discrimination in Credit Act of 2017 This bill amends the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA) to expand the categories of prohibited discrimination when extending credit to include discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gende...
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2017-05-17
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2488IntroPuerto Rico Small Business Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Small Business Committee
USHB2421IntroVeteran Spouses Equal Treatment Act This bill amends the definition of "spouse" for purposes of veterans' benefits to require the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recognize a marriage based on the law of the state where the marriage occurred. W...
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2017-05-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2389IntroTo reauthorize the West Valley demonstration project, and for other purposes.
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHR314IntroRecognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.
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2017-05-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2135IntroNorthern Rockies Ecosystem Protection Act This bill designates specified National Forest System lands, National Park System lands, and public lands in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness and as components or additions to exi...
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2017-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2230IntroTo direct the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain a statue or bust of Elie Wiesel for placement in the United States Capitol.
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2017-04-28
To House Administration Committee
USHR295IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of April 30, 2017, through May 6, 2017, as "National Small Business Week" to honor the vital role of small business and the passion of entrepreneurs in the United States.
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2017-04-28
To House Small Business Committee
USHB2119IntroTherapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2017 This bill prohibits sexual orientation or gender identity conversion therapy from being provided in exchange for monetary compensation. It bars advertisements for such therapy that claim to: (1) change an indi...
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2017-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHR276IntroExpressing the sense of the House that more should be done to instill Holocaust education in school curricula around the country.
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2017-04-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2130IntroCivil Rights Legacy of Medgar Wiley Evers Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to Myrlie E...
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2017-04-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2111IntroTax Equity Act of 2017 7 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for regional cost-of-living adjustments in individual income tax rates. The bill also directs the Department of Labor to determine and publish a regional cost-of-living in...
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2017-04-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2088IntroEmpire State Equity Act
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2017-04-14
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1584IntroOrca Responsibility and Care Advancement Act of 2017
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2017-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB1727IntroLimiting Inhumane Federal Trapping Act This bill prohibits any personnel of the Department of the Interior or the Department of Agriculture (USDA), in performing their duties, from using, recommending, training in the use of, or planning for the use ...
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2017-04-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB1759IntroTraveling Exotic Animal and Public Safety Protection Act This bill amends the Animal Welfare Act by establishing a prohibition on the use of exotic or wild animals in performances (e.g., circus, ride, carnival, or parade) of a traveling animal act. T...
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2017-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB19IntroSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act This bill establishes a comprehensive women's history museum within the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, to provide for: (1) the collection, study, and establishment of programs related to women's cont...
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2012IntroFracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2017
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHCR49IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of GLSEN's 2017 Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools. Supports the goals and ideals of the N...
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2017-04-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB299IntroBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017 This bill includes as part of the Republic of Vietnam its territorial seas for purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agent...
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2017-04-05
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB305IntroPresidential Tax Transparency Act This bill amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require the President and certain candidates for President to disclose federal income tax returns for the three most recent taxable years in reports filed with...
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2017-04-05
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Ms. Eshoo. Petition No: 115-1.
USHR249IntroHonoring the life and legacy of the first woman to serve in the United States Congress, Jeannette Pickering Rankin, on the 100th anniversary of her swearing-in to Congress.
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2017-04-05
To House Administration Committee
USHCR44IntroRecognizing the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women. Recognizes the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women, and its impact on women, fami...
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2017-04-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1869IntroPaycheck Fairness Act
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2017-04-04
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1503IntroSOLVE Act 2.0 of 2017 Statue of Liberty Values Act 2.0 of 2017 This bill states that: (1) beginning on March 6, 2017, Executive Order 13780, entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States," is null and void, shall...
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2017-03-31
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1847IntroPAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2017
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2017-03-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
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