US Congress Representative Pete Sessions [R]

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USHB8203Intro
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Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 651 Business Interstate Highway 35 North Suite 420 in New Braunfels, Texas, as the "Bob Krueger Post Office."
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2022-06-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5912Intro
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Limits the exemption from certain banking regulations applicable to industrial loan companies to those companies approved to receive Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation insurance before September 23, 2021, or companies with an application pending a...
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2022-06-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 25.
USHB263Intro
25%
Revises requirements governing the trade of big cats (i.e., species of lion, tiger, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, or cougar or any hybrid of such species). Specifically, it revises restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats, including to r...
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2022-06-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 17.
USHB1193Engross
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Expands research on valvular heart disease and its treatment. This disease is caused by damage to or disease affecting any valve that controls blood flow in the heart. The National Institutes of Health must consult with the National Heart, Lung, and ...
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2022-06-14
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB7276Engross
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Requires the President to report to Congress on atrocities committed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine since February 24, 2022. Specifically, the report must describe in detail (1) U.S. government efforts to collect, analyze, and preserve evidence ...
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2022-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 417.
USHB8036Intro
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To extend the National Flood Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB8031Intro
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Prohibits the use of campaign funds to compensate the immediate family member of a candidate or an individual holding federal office. It also requires disclosure of payments made to immediate family members. Specifically, the bill prohibits an author...
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2022-06-13
To House Administration Committee
USHR1166Intro
25%
This resolution condemns the attack at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.
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2022-06-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7966Intro
25%
To provide for increased authorization of funding to secure schools, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7916Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of funds to implement any obligations of the United States under the World Health Organization's Global Pandemic Treaty.
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2022-05-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5911Engross
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Creates exceptions to the restriction on hiring persons convicted of certain criminal offenses involving dishonesty or a breach of trust to a position with an insured depository institution or an insured credit union. Currently, a waiver must be obta...
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2022-05-12
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB224Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Vanessa Guillen Post Office Building."
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2022-05-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6899Engross
50%
Prohibits the Department of the Treasury from engaging in any transaction involving the exchange of Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) held by Russia or Belarus and requires Treasury to take actions to oppose financial assistance to Russia or Belarus. The...
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2022-05-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6891Engross
50%
Requires the Department of the Treasury, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to take all necessary steps to exclude Russian government officials, to the maximum extent practicable, from cer...
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2022-05-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7437Intro
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Prohibits the importation of wood and related articles from Russia and Belarus. It also directs the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to replace these prohibited imports with timber production on certain lands. Speci...
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2022-05-05
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB7645Intro
25%
To amend the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to provide for oversight of emergency rental assistance amounts by the Inspector General of the Department of the Treasury, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-03
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1508Engross
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Requires federal agencies to state on the first page of guidance documents that such guidance (1) does not have the force and effect of law, and (2) is intended only to provide clarity to the public about existing legal requirements or agency policie...
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2022-04-27
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 353.
USHJR72Intro
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This joint resolution nullifies the rule issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on February 3, 2021, that requires the use of face masks on planes, trains, buses, and other public conveyances and at transportation hubs to prevent th...
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2022-04-27
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Mast. Petition No: 117-14.
USHB7588Intro
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Excludes certain arrangements or agreements regarding education loans from the definition of a preferred lender arrangement. A preferred lender arrangement is an arrangement or agreement between a lender and an institution of higher education (IHE) t...
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2022-04-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB426Intro
25%
Makes it a violation of federal law for a recipient of federal funds who operates, sponsors, or facilitates athletic programs or activities to permit a person whose sex is male to participate in an athletic program or activity that is designated for ...
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2022-04-26
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Banks. Petition No: 117-13. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB7466Intro
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To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to define "State of residence" and "resident", and for other purposes.
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2022-04-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3076PassAddresses the finances and operations of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). The bill requires the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to establish the Postal Service Health Benefits Program within the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program under whi...
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2022-04-06
Became Public Law No: 117-108. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1916Engross
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Requires private health insurance plans to cover diagnosis and treatment of congenital anomalies and birth defects, such as reconstructive services and items. Coverage must include services and items that functionally improve, repair, or restore any ...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5577Engross
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Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3900 Crown Road Southwest in Atlanta, Georgia, as the "John R. Lewis Post Office Building."
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2022-04-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 335.
USHB7382Intro
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Modifies the treatment of liquidations of new motor vehicle inventory as qualified LIFO (last in first out accounting method) inventory. It allows new motor vehicle dealers to elect to wait until the end of 2025 to replace their inventory for purpose...
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2022-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7359Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide the Secretary of Health and Human Services with the authority to suspend the right to introduce certain persons or property into the United States in the interest of the public health.
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2022-04-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1015Intro
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This resolution supports the preservation of the stepped-up basis tax rule that allows recipients of inherited assets such as land, equipment, or buildings to adjust the cost basis of the assets to reflect their fair market value. The resolution oppo...
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2022-03-30
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7258Intro
25%
To eliminate the individual and employer health coverage mandates under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, to expand beyond that Act the choices in obtaining and financing affordable health insurance coverage, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1005Intro
25%
This resolution honors the life and legacy of the late Representative Don Young and directs the Sergeant at Arms to designate a Don Young Reserved Seat on the floor of the chamber of the House of Representatives.
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2022-03-28
To House Administration Committee
USHB7259Intro
25%
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to direct the Attorney General to register practitioners to transport controlled substances to States in which the practitioner is not registered under the Act for the purpose of administering the substances (un...
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2022-03-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1667PassEstablishes grants and requires other activities to improve mental and behavioral health among health care providers. Specifically, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must award grants to hospitals, medical professional associations, a...
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2022-03-18
Became Public Law No: 117-105. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7100Intro
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To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide for certain minimal levels of educational assistance to the dependents of public safety officers, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR881Intro
25%
This resolution condemns the terrorist attack on Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas, on January 15, 2022. It also expresses support for the affected community, commends the actions of law enforcement and emergency responders, and reaffirm...
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2022-03-08
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6970Intro
25%
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit the Federal Government from entering into contracts with an entity that discriminates against firearm or ammunition industries, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6894Intro
25%
To limit the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to authorize United States financial institutions to engage in certain Russian-related energy transactions blocked by Executive Order 14024, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6889Intro
25%
Revises the frequency of meetings required to be held by a credit union's board of directors. Specifically, the bill requires monthly meetings for new credit unions during their first five years and for credit unions with a low soundness rating. All ...
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2022-03-01
To House Financial Services Committee
USHJR67Intro
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This joint resolution nullifies the rule titled Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination, which was issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on November 5, 2021. The rule requires health care provid...
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2022-02-28
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Duncan. Petition No: 117-10. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHR733Intro
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This resolution recognizes the Republic of Turkey as an important ally of the United States. The resolution expresses appreciation for Turkey's contribution to global efforts to combat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (also known as ISIS or Daesh)...
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2022-02-22
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHB6004Intro
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Prohibits using federal funds to establish any diplomatic facility in Jerusalem other than the U.S. Embassy to Israel.
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2022-02-22
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHB6773Intro
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To direct the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to require the disclosure of violations of Federal law with respect to human trafficking or alien smuggling, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6637Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-09
To House Oversight, Management, and Accountability Committee
USHB6659Intro
25%
Updates policies and procedures related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care and benefits for veterans who have been exposed to toxic substances. Specifically, the bill extends the eligibility period for VA hospital care, medical servic...
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2022-02-09
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR914Intro
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This resolution supports the designation of Boy Scouts of America Day in celebration of the 112th anniversary of the incorporation of the Boy Scouts of America.
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2022-02-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6626Intro
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Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3903 Melear Drive in Arlington, Texas, as the "Ron Wright Post Office Building."
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2022-02-07
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6587Intro
25%
To direct the Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration to prohibit the use of certain identification documents at airport security checkpoints, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB203Intro
25%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4020 Broadway Street in Houston, Texas, as the "Benny C. Martinez Post Office Building."
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2022-02-02
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6563Intro
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To direct the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to require the disclosure of violations of Federal law with respect to human trafficking or alien smuggling, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-02
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6497Intro
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Addresses federal information security management, notification and remediation of cybersecurity incidents, and the roles of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). CISA must perform,...
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2022-02-02
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB6501Intro
25%
Extends posthumous citizenship to an otherwise qualified noncitizen who enlisted, reenlisted, extended enlistment, or was inducted into the U.S. Armed Forces in the Philippines and died as a result of such active duty service during the period beginn...
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2022-01-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6465Intro
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Creates new federal crimes related to the performance of sex-selection abortions (i.e., abortions based on the sex or gender of an unborn child). It subjects a violator to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both. It al...
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2022-01-20
To House Judiciary Committee
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