US Congress Representative Peter Roskam [R]

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USHB4326EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1211 Towanda Avenue in Bloomington, Illinois, as the "Sgt. Josh Rodgers Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1211 Towanda Avenue ...
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2018-12-13
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3342EnrollSanctioning Hizballah's Illicit Use of Civilians as Defenseless Shields Act (Sec. 2) This bill states that it shall be U.S. policy to condemn the use of innocent civilians as human shields. (Sec. 3) The President shall submit to Congress within one y...
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2018-12-13
Presented to President.
USHB4407EnrollTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3s101 Rockwell Street in Warrenville, Illinois, as the "Corporal Jeffery Allen Williams Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service locate...
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2018-12-13
Presented to President.
USHB2315EngrossTo 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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2018-12-13
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR274IntroCondemning the Government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights. Condemns the government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority an...
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2018-12-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6167EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5707 South Cass Avenue in Westmont, Illinois, as the "James William Robinson Jr. Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service loca...
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2018-12-12
Received in the Senate.
USHB390PassIraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 (Sec. 4) This bill states that is U.S. policy to ensure that humanitarian, stabilization, and recovery assistance for nationals and residents of Iraq or Syria, and of communities...
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2018-12-11
Became Public Law No: 115-300.
USHB1861EnrollLarry Doby 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 presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of Larry Doby in recogni...
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2018-12-11
Presented to President.
USHB350IntroRPM 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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2018-12-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 833.
USHR931IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the 85th anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine of 1932-1933, known as the Holodomor, should serve as a reminder of repressive Soviet policies against the people of Ukraine.
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2018-12-11
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6108EngrossPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the Civil War Battlefield Preservation Act of 2002. Specifically, the Act's purposes shall include: the p...
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2018-12-11
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB754EnrollAnwar Sadat Centennial Celebration 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 posthumous award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Anwar Sadat in recognition ...
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2018-12-06
Presented to President.
USHB5737PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West D Street in Alpha, Illinois, as the "Captain Joshua E. Steele Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West D Street in ...
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2018-12-06
Became Public Law No: 115-293.
USHB5935PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1355 North Meridian Road in Harristown, Illinois, as the "Logan S. Palmer Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1355 North Meridia...
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2018-12-06
Became Public Law No: 115-296.
USHB6793EngrossRestore the Harmony Way Bridge Act
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2018-11-28
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB553IntroTo redesignate Gravelly Point Park, located along the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Arlington County, Virginia, as the Nancy Reagan Memorial Park, and for other purposes. This bill redesignates as the "Nancy Reagan Memorial Park" the Gravelly...
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2018-11-16
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 192.
USHB2740EngrossRabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2017 (sic) This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the posthumous award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Rab...
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2018-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR1144IntroRecognizing November 24, 2018, as "Small Business Saturday" and supporting efforts to increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses.
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2018-11-13
To House Small Business Committee
USHR1138IntroCondemning the anti-Semitic attack on the building housing three congregations, Tree of Life, Dor Hadash, and New Light, honoring the memory of the victims of the attack, and offering condolences to and expressing support for their families, friends,...
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2018-11-13
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6014EngrossTo reauthorize the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act. (Sec. 1) This bill reauthorizes the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act through FY2023. The Act provides services and support for victims of family violence, domestic violence, o...
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2018-10-19
Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.
USHB5924IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Education when reviewing whether there has been a violation of title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin...
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2018-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHR1125IntroWelcoming His Holiness, Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, the worldwide spiritual head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, to the United States, including Pennsylvania, Maryland, Texas, Virginia, and Washington, DC, and recognizing his commitment to world ...
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2018-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2259PassSam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018 This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after t...
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2018-10-09
Became Public Law No: 115-256.
USHB6904IntroTo designate certain Federal land in the District of Columbia under the administrative jurisdiction of the National Park Service as the "Illinois' Bicentennial Grove", and for other purposes.
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2018-10-04
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB6760EngrossProtecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent several tax provisions that were enacted in 2017 and are scheduled to expire at the end of 2025. The bill makes permanent provision...
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2018-10-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6756EngrossAmerican Innovation Act of 2018
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2018-09-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6757EngrossFamily Savings Act of 2018
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2018-09-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR1098IntroRecognizing and commemorating the bicentennial of the State of Illinois. Recognizes the bicentennial of the founding of Illinois.
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2018-09-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB6933IntroEqual Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2018
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2018-09-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2327IntroPAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a five-year pilot program under which it provides grants to eligible nonprofit organizations to provide servi...
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2018-09-25
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Stivers asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be the first sponsor of H.R. 2327, a bill originally introduced by Representative DeSantis, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB1911EngrossSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2018 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide that the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism shall have the rank of ambassador and be ...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6690EngrossFighting Fraud to Protect Care for Seniors Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a pilot program that evaluates the feasibility of using smart card technology to address Medicare fraud...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR1063IntroDesignating room H-226 of the United States Capitol as the "Lincoln Room". Designates room H-226 of the U.S. Capitol as the "Lincoln Room."
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2018-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB4318PassMiscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2018 This bill amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS) to: (1) repeal expired reductions in rates of duty for specified chemicals and other items; and (2) provide for duty suspensions and redu...
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2018-09-13
Became Public Law No: 115-239.
USHR1066IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that protections for individuals with pre-existing conditions should be retained in law regardless of further amendments to, or the repeal of, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Expres...
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2018-09-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1635EngrossEmpowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to modify loan counseling requirements for an institution of higher education (IHE) that participates in ...
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2018-09-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5274EngrossGlobal Electoral Exchange Act (Sec. 3) This bill authorizes the Department of State to establish and administer a Global Electoral Exchange Program to promote the utilization of sound election administration practices around the world.
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2018-09-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6689IntroEnsuring Lasting Smiles Act
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2018-08-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB299EngrossBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017 This bill extends the presumption of service connection for certain diseases associated with herbicide exposure to veterans who served: (1) in the territorial seas of Vietnam between January 9, 1962, and M...
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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB184EngrossProtect Medical Innovation Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the excise tax on the sale of a medical device by the manufacturer, producer, or importer.
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2018-07-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 528.
USHB6311EngrossIncreasing Access to Lower Premium Plans and Expanding Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
Received in the Senate.
USHB3500EngrossEnsuring Integrity in the IRS Workforce Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) from rehiring any individual who was previously employed by the IRS but was removed for misconduct ...
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2018-07-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4574PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West Schick Road in Bloomingdale, Illinois, as the "Bloomingdale Veterans Memorial Post Office Building". (Sec. 1) Designates the facility of the United States Postal Servic...
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2018-07-24
Became Public Law No: 115-213. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1676EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide support for Palliative Care and Hospice Education Centers. These centers mus...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2673PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 514 Broadway Street in Pekin, Illinois, as the "Lance Corporal Jordan S. Bastean Post Office". (Sec. 1) Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 51...
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2018-07-24
Became Public Law No: 115-208. (TXT | PDF)
USHB770PassAmerican Innovation $1 Coin Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury, over a 14-year period beginning in 2019, to mint and issue "American Innovation" $1 coins commemorating innovation and innovators from each state, each U.S. te...
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2018-07-20
Became Public Law No: 115-197.
USHB6314IntroHealth Savings Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to health savings accounts (HSAs), to require the bronze and catastrophic health plans described in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to be treated as hi...
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2018-07-19
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 657.
USHB6301IntroPromoting High-Value Health Care Through Flexibility for High Deductible Health Plans Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the high deductible health plans that are required for a health savings account to cover up to $250 ...
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2018-07-19
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 654.
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. This bil...
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2018-07-11
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mrs. Blackburn asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be the first sponsor of H.R. 1898, a bill originally introduced by Representative Meehan, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB1697IntroIsrael Anti-Boycott Act This bill declares that Congress: (1) opposes the United Nations Human Rights Council resolution of March 24, 2016, which urges countries to pressure companies to divest from, or break contracts with, Israel; and (2) encourage...
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
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