US Congress Representative Ralph Abraham [R]

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USHB3495IntroImprove Well-Being for Veterans Act
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2019-12-05
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHR736IntroStand For Something Resolution
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2019-12-03
To House Rules Committee
USHB724PassPACT Act Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act This bill revises and expands criminal provisions with respect to animal crushing. It retains existing criminal offenses that prohibit knowingly creating or distributing an animal crush video using i...
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2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-72. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2423PassWomen's Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins that are emblematic of the women who played a vital role in rallying support for the 19th Ame...
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2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-71. (TXT | PDF)
USHR727IntroAffirming United States support for the State of Israel's right to defend itself from terrorist attacks.
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2019-11-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB307IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Preservation Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally si...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1865EngrossNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins that are emblematic of the Nati...
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2019-11-19
ORDER OF BUSINESS - Mr. McGovern asked unanimous consent that it be in order at any time to take from the Speaker's table the bill H.R. 1865, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or her designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment submitted for printing by Representative Lowey of New York in the portion of the Congressional Record designated for that purpose in clause 8 of rule XVIII; that the Senate amendment and the motion be considered as read; that the motion be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; that the previous question be considered as ordered on the motion to adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question; and that House Resolution 708 be laid on the table. Objection was heard.
USHB4692IntroCountering Turkish Aggression Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4817IntroVA Directly Returning Opioid Prescriptions Act
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2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5018IntroTSP Act Taxpayers and Savers Protection Act
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2019-11-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4934IntroDignity for Aborted Children Act
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2019-10-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4903IntroDown Syndrome Discrimination by Abortion Prohibition Act
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2019-10-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR640IntroCondemning the global persecution of Christians.
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2019-10-25
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR630IntroCondemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-10-15
To House Ethics Committee
USHR620IntroIn the Matter of Nancy Pelosi. This resolution expels Representative Nancy Pelosi from the House of Representatives and declares the Office of the Speaker to be vacant.
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2019-10-08
To House Ethics Committee
USHR604IntroCondemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-09-27
To House Ethics Committee
USHB4305IntroPAWS for Veterans Therapy Act Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers for Veterans Therapy Act
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2019-09-20
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4399IntroSAVE Moms and Babies Act of 2019 Support And Value Expectant Moms and Babies Act of 2019
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2019-09-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR58IntroCommemorating the 35th anniversary of the Mexico City policy.
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2019-09-18
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB2406IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-09-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 14.
USHR551IntroEmphasizing the importance of addressing participation in career and technical education. This resolution addresses the importance of career and technical education in preparing students to enter the workforce.
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2019-09-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR547IntroCongratulating the Eastbank All-Stars from River Ridge, Louisiana, on winning the 2019 Little League World Series Championship. This resolution congratulates the Eastbank All-Stars from River Ridge, Louisiana, on winning the 73rd Little League Baseba...
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2019-09-06
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3319IntroPaperwork Reduction for Farmers and H-2A Modernization Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1327PassNever Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act (Sec. 2) This bill funds through FY2092 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally...
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2019-07-29
Became Public Law No: 116-34. (TXT | PDF)
USHR522IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the production of oil and natural gas is essential to the economy and well-being of the United States, and that addressing energy needs requires cooperation instead of coercion. This resolutio...
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2019-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3999IntroRural Broadband Connectivity Act of 2019 This bill allows a business-related tax credit for up to 30% of the cost of qualified broadband property in a qualified rural census tract. The bill imposes a limit on the amount of such credit based upon the ...
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2019-07-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4056IntroMedicare Audiologist Access and Services Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1837EngrossUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act This bill authorizes various joint research and cooperation programs between the United States and Israel, reauthorizes security assistance to Israel, and establishes reporting re...
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3655IntroLivestock Protection Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to issue a permit to a livestock farmer for the taking of black vultures during the calving or lambing season if it protects livestock from damage or loss. A per...
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2019-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHR246IntroOpposing efforts to delegitimize the State of Israel and the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement targeting Israel. This resolution opposes the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement and other efforts targeting Israel. The r...
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2019-07-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB748EngrossMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an excess benefit (high-cost plans). The repeal applies to taxable years beginning after Decem...
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2019-07-22
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.
USHB553IntroMilitary Surviving Spouses Equity Act This bill updates the Department of Defense's Survivor Benefit Plan and how it operates in relation to other benefits. The plan currently provides a monthly annuity (based on a percentage of a service member's re...
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2019-07-12
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 1.
USHB3424IntroSEA Act of 2019 Streamlining Environmental Approvals Act of 2019
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2019-07-02
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3183IntroFEEDD Act Feed Emergency Enhancement During Disasters Act This bill modifies the federal crop insurance program to authorize agricultural producers who harvest second crops as a result of a prevented planting to be eligible for specific crop insuranc...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB2988IntroProtecting American Lives Act
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3182IntroCECL Consumer Impact and Study Bill of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB3580IntroEnsuring Accurate and Complete Abortion Data Reporting Act of 2019
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2019-06-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR398IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Green New Deal is antithetical to the principles of free market capitalism and private property rights, is simply a thinly veiled attempt to usher in policies that create a socialist socie...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3502IntroProtecting People From Surprise Medical Bills Act This bill makes a series of changes relating to health care costs and billing practices. Among other things, the bill applies in-network cost-sharing requirements to certain emergency and related non-...
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2019-06-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB299PassBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
Became Public Law No: 116-23. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3155Intro75th Anniversary of the End of World War II Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 coins, 500,000 $1 coins, and 750,000 half-dollar coins in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of t...
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2019-06-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2903IntroBlocking Investment In Our Adversaries Act
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2019-05-22
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2856IntroProtect Medicaid Act This bill prohibits federal payment under Medicaid for the administrative costs of providing health benefits to noncitizens who are ineligible for Medicaid based on their immigration status. The Department of Health and Human Ser...
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2019-05-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2373IntroPRENDA Act of 2019 Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2443IntroFirearms Interstate Commerce Reform Act
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2825IntroHistoric Tax Credit Growth and Opportunity Act of 2019 This bill increases the rehabilitation tax credit and modifies certain requirements for the credit. The bill increases the rate of the credit to 30% for smaller projects (rehabilitation expenditu...
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2019-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR374IntroCondemning Iranian state-sponsored terrorism and expressing support for the Iranian people's desire for a democratic, secular, and non-nuclear republic of Iran.
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2019-05-16
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB2742IntroAbortion Is Not Health Care Act of 2019 This bill prohibits expenses for an abortion from being taken into account for the purpose of the tax deduction for medical expenses.
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2019-05-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2746IntroVeterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act This bill modifies the requirements for calculating taxable income to exclude from gross income payments under the federal veterinary medicine loan repayment program or any state loan repayme...
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2019-05-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1222PassTarget Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act This bill allows a state to use federal funds to cover a higher percentage of the costs for the construction and expansion of public target ranges. Specifically, a state may use specified federal ...
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2019-05-10
Became Public Law No: 116-17. (TXT | PDF)
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