US Congress Representative Pete Sessions [R]

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USHB1393EngrossMobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits the wages or other remuneration earned by an employee who performs employment duties in more than one state from being subject to income tax in any state other ...
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2017-06-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2842IntroAccelerating Individuals into the Workforce Act This bill amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of the Social Security Act to require the Administration for Children & Families (ACF) to make grants to states for d...
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2017-06-21
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 396 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2842 with 1 hour of general debate. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed. The resolution makes in order as original text for the purpose of amendment an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-22. The resolution makes in order only those further amendments printed in the Rules Committee report. Also, the resolution makes in order at any time on the legislative day of June 22, 2017, for the Speaker to entertain motion that the House suspend the rules relating to the bill H.R. 2353.
USHB2188IntroCommunity Counterterrorism Preparedness Act
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2017-06-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 122.
USHB2372EngrossVETERAN Act Veterans Equal Treatment Ensures Relief and Access Now Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to specify that, for the purpose of determining eligibility for the premium assistance tax credit, an individual may not be tre...
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2017-06-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB2871IntroPreserving Patient Access to Compounded Medications Act of 2017
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2017-06-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2823IntroAffordable Retirement Advice for Savers Act
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2017-06-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB390EngrossIraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State to provide assistance to entities taking specified criminal and judicial actions against individuals who are suspected of committing gen...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1492IntroMedical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017
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2017-06-07
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1222IntroCongenital Heart Futures Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-06-07
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2432IntroVolunteer Organization Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Volunteer Protection Act of 1997 to expand liability protections to volunteer nonprofit organizations for harm caused by an act or omission of a volunteer on behalf of the organizatio...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1973EngrossProtecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse Act of 2017
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2017-06-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1761EngrossProtecting Against Child Exploitation Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to revise provisions that prohibit the sexual exploitation of children for the production of child pornography.
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2017-06-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB953EngrossReducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agen...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2706IntroFinancial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2431IntroMichael Davis, Jr. and Danny Oliver in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 13.
USHB2620IntroLawful Purpose and Self Defense Act
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2017-05-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHCR52IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that an appropriate site in the Memorial Amphitheater in Arlington National Cemetery should be provided for a memorial marker to honor the memory of those who have been awarded or are eligible for the Korean Defense S...
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2017-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB2589IntroHuntington's Disease Parity Act of 2017 This bill amends title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to waive, for individuals diagnosed with Huntington's Disease, the 24-month waiting period for Medicar...
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2017-05-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2465IntroSteve Gleason Enduring Voices Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to make permanent the elimination of a specified payment cap under the Medicare program with respect to speech generating devices.
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR188IntroCondemning the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran for the 1988 massacre of political prisoners and calling for justice for the victims. Condemns the government of Iran for the 1988 massacre of political prisoners and for denying the evidence ...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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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
USHJR66PassDisapproving 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 Employee Benefits Security...
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2017-05-17
Became Public Law No: 115-35. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1616EngrossStrengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR36EngrossProviding 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". This joint resoluti...
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2017-05-10
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 49 - 51. Record Vote Number: 125.
USHB2327IntroPAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017
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2017-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1180EngrossWorking Families Flexibility Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to authorize employers to provide compensatory time off to private employees at a rate of not less than 1 1/2 hours for each hour of employment fo...
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2017-05-03
Received in the Senate.
USHB2315IntroTo posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal to each of Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith in recognition of their contributions to the Nation. This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and th...
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2017-05-03
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR289IntroProviding for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 99) making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. Sets forth the rule for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 99) making further cont...
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2017-04-28
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1694EngrossFannie and Freddie Open Records Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill applies the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) during any period eith...
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2017-04-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1807IntroPublic Water Supply Invasive Species Compliance Act of 2017 This bill amends the Lacey Act and the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 by exempting certain water transfers between public water supplies located on, along, or across the boundaries of Texas, A...
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2017-04-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 17.
USHR254IntroProviding for further consideration of the bill (H.B. 1628) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017. Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.B. 1628 (American Health Care A...
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2017-04-26
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 275, H. Res. 254 is laid on the table.
USHB2117IntroMulti-Employer Pension Plan Partnership Act of 2017
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2017-04-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2134IntroEndangered Species Management Self-Determination Act
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2017-04-25
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2133IntroCLEARR Act of 2017 Community Lending Enhancement and Regulatory Relief Act of 2017
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2017-04-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1945IntroWildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee Act This bill amends the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act to establish the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee to advise the Department of the I...
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2017-04-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB1944IntroTo amend section 100905 of title 54, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to require annual permits and assess annual fees for commercial filming activities on Federal land for film crews of 5 p...
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2017-04-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHJR43PassProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecip...
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2017-04-13
Became Public Law No: 115-23. (TXT | PDF)
USHJR67PassDisapproving 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 the Department of La...
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2017-04-13
Became Public Law No: 115-24. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1898IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to, and utilization of, bone mass measurement benefits under part B of the Medicare program by establishing a minimum payment amount under such part for bone mass measurement.
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1917IntroBlocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency from requiring compliance with Clean Air Act rules concerning national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants with respec...
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB2029IntroSIGN Act Safe Innovative Guide signs for the Nation Act
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USHB1939IntroEnsuring Seniors Access to Local Pharmacies Act of 2017
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1920IntroTo amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under Medicare, and for other purposes.
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1904IntroMedicare Access to Radiology Care Act of 2017
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1304EngrossSelf-Insurance Protection Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), and the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the definition of "health insurance coverage" a stop-loss policy ...
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2017-04-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHCR48EngrossProviding for a conditional adjournment of the House of Representatives. Declares that when the House adjourns on any legislative day from Thursday, April 6, 2017, through Friday, April 21, 2017, it stand adjourned until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, ...
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2017-04-06
Received in the Senate.
USHB1896IntroABLE to Work Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to ABLE accounts (tax-exempt savings accounts for persons with a disability), to allow: (1) an ABLE account beneficiary to make additional contributions to an ABLE acco...
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2017-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1897IntroABLE Financial Planning Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow tax-free rollovers of amounts in qualified tuition programs (529 plans) to qualified ABLE programs. (Tax-favored ABLE [Achieving a Better Life Experience] accounts are de...
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2017-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1881IntroChild Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the federal government, and any state or local government that receives federal funding for any program that provides child welfare services under part B (Child and Family Services) or ...
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2017-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
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