US Congress Representative Peter Welch [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
USHR395IntroReaffirming the leadership of the United States in promoting the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.
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2017-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2944IntroTo amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for in-State tuition rates for refugees and asylees.
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2017-06-20
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2625IntroWounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly establish the K-9 Service Corps Program for the awarding of grants to assist nonprofit organizations in establishing, planning, ...
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2017-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel 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
USHB2904IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2017-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2908IntroClimate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2017
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2017-06-15
To House Intelligence Committee
USHB2903IntroRural Reasonable and Comparable Wireless Access Act of 2017
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2017-06-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2713IntroMiners Pension Protection Act
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2017-06-14
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB627EngrossStreamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act by directing the Department of Energy's Office of Energy and Renewable Energy to establish a clearinghouse for disseminating information re...
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2017-06-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2889IntroClosing Loopholes for Orphan Drugs Act
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2017-06-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR346IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that specialty crops are a vital part of agriculture in the United States, and that Congress should fund programs that support specialty crops. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives t...
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2017-06-08
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB2840IntroAutomatic Voter Registration Act
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2017-06-08
To House Administration 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
USHB2853IntroAgriculture Environmental Stewardship Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow energy tax credits through 2021 for investments in: (1) qualified biogas property, or (2) qualified manure resource recovery property. The bill also...
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2017-06-08
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB2854IntroAmerica Votes Act of 2017
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2017-06-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB2862IntroWildfire Disaster Funding Act
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2017-06-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB723IntroEnergy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act of 2017 This bill amends the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to revise requirements for energy savings performance contracts and utility energy service contracts (performance contracts). ...
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2017-06-07
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2417IntroPregnant Workers Fairness Act This bill prohibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for job applicants or employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. Specifically, the bill...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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
USHB2479IntroLeading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB2556IntroCONNECT for Health Act of 2017 Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies for Health Act of 2017
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2550IntroMedicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHCR63IntroSupporting efforts to enact a bold jobs and infrastructure package that benefits all Americans, not just billionaires. Expresses the sense of Congress regarding requirements and priorities for any infrastructure plan passed by Congress.
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB2690IntroAgricultural Worker Program Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2746IntroAmerican Renewable Energy and Efficiency Act
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2017-05-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2701IntroGhost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops, known as the "Ghost Army," ...
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2017-05-25
To House Administration 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
USHB2638IntroJobs for Veterans Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an increased work opportunity tax credit for employers who hire veterans who have been certified as discharged or released from active duty in the Armed Forces after Se...
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2017-05-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB695EngrossChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2180IntroAccess to Contraception for Women Servicemembers and Dependents Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB2585Intro21st Century Glass-Steagall Act of 2017
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2017-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2439IntroFair Accountability and Innovative Research Drug Pricing Act of 2017
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2495IntroStop Online Booking Scams Act of 2017 This bill prohibits third party online hotel reservation sellers from charging a consumer's credit card or financial accounts in an Internet transaction for a hotel unless they disclose: (1) a description of the ...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB1872IntroReciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB2519IntroThe American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act
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2017-05-18
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2527IntroPrivate Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Judiciary 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.
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa 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.
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
USHB2482IntroFederal Perkins Loan Program Extension Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2488IntroPuerto Rico Small Business Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Small Business Committee
USHB2475IntroRebuild America's Schools Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Budget Committee
USHB2451IntroPell Grant Preservation and Expansion Act
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2017-05-16
To House Budget Committee
USHB2248IntroTo prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from revising the approved oil and gas leasing program for fiscal years 2017 through 2022.
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB2193IntroRemote Transactions Parity Act of 2017
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
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