US Congress Representative Ted Poe [R]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB510PassRapid DNA Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the DNA Identification Act of 1994 to require the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to issue standards and procedures for using Rapid DNA instruments to analyze DNA samples of criminal offenders. Ra...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-18
Became Public Law No: 115-50.
USHR477IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a special counsel should be appointed by the Attorney General or his designee to investigate misconduct by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former Federal Bureau of Investigation Dire...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-17
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3548IntroBorder Security for America Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHR486IntroCalling on the Government of Iraq to compensate the former residents of Camp Ashraf for their assets seized by groups affiliated with the Government of Iraq.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR487IntroUrging all Universities to designate and maintain a sexual assault coordinator on staff who can be accessed by student victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking on campus and in the surrounding community.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3541IntroSAFER Act of 2017 Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB772IntroCommon Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise the nutritional information that restaurants and retail food establishments must disclose. The nutrient content disclosure statement on ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Subcommittee on Health Discharged.
USHB1918IntroNicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act (NICA) of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR311IntroRecognizing that for 50 years the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) has worked toward stability, prosperity, and peace in Southeast Asia. Welcomes the leaders of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to the United States f...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR359IntroUrging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB931IntroFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017 This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked to existin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR317IntroCalling for the unconditional release of United States citizens and legal permanent resident aliens being held for political purposes by the Government of Iran. Calls on the government of Iran to: (1) release Siamak Namazi, Baquer Namazi, Xiyue Wang,...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3415IntroMegan Rondini Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB425IntroFTO Passport Revocation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Passport Act of 1926 to direct the Department of State to refuse to issue a passport to an individual who is a member of or affiliated with, or who has aided or provided material support to, a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-19
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB1196IntroCounterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2017 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the U.S. government must ensure that capacity-building assistance to combat terrorist travel is coordinated among departments and agencies as we...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-19
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB2200EngrossFrederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2803IntroAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-12
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3197IntroPUPPERS Act of 2017 Preventing Unkind and Painful Procedures and Experiments on Respected Species Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB392IntroFairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to: (1) eliminate the per country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, and (2) increase the per country numerical limitation for fa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-11
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Yoder asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 392, a bill originally introduced by Representative Chaffetz, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHR433IntroDisapproving of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee Inscription of Hebron as a Palestinian World Heritage Site in Danger.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR407IntroCondemning the persecution of Christians around the world.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-06
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB3008IntroGeorge W. Bush Childhood Home Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the childhood home of former President George W. Bush, which is located at 1412 West Ohio Avenue in Midland, Texas. Interi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-05
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB3107IntroDiesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHR218IntroRecognizing the importance of the United States-Israel economic relationship and encouraging new areas of cooperation. Affirms that the U.S.-Israel economic partnership has benefitted both countries and is a foundational component of the strong allia...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-29
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB3000IntroTo terminate the designation of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan as a major non-NATO ally, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2484EngrossWomen, Peace, and Security Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the United States should be a global leader in promoting the participation of women in conflict prevention, management, and resolution and post-confli...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-21
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 152.
USHB2953IntroTo amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. This bill amends the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to require the Congressional Budget Office, upon receiving a request from...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-20
To House Budget Committee
USHB2871IntroPreserving Patient Access to Compounded Medications Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB535IntroTaiwan Travel Act This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the U.S. government should encourage visits between U.S and Taiwanese officials at all levels. The bill states that it should be U.S. policy to: (1) allow officials at all levels of the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB2909IntroDC Personal Protection Reciprocity Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-15
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2829IntroJane's Law
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-08
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2856IntroCombating BDS Act of 2017 This bill allows a state or local government to adopt and enforce measures to divest its assets from, prohibit investment of its assets in, or restrict contracting with: (1) an entity that engages in a commerce- or investmen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-08
To House Financial Services 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2437IntroBack the Blue Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2820IntroFight Russian Corruption Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-07
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR354IntroCondemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to prevent similar incidents in the future. Expresses t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-06
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 397 - 0 (Roll no. 286). (text: CR H4628-4629)
USHR355IntroCondemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the wake of t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-06
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2712IntroPalestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1162EngrossNo Hero Left Untreated Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a one-year pilot program to provide access to magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy to treat veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2431IntroMichael Davis, Jr. and Danny Oliver in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 13.
USHR336IntroReaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership. Reaffirms a strong commitment to a U.S.-Mexico partnership based on mutual respect and the promotion of shared democratic values. Supports: (1) continued bilateral cooperation t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-24
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHCR62IntroTo urge the President to direct the United States representative to the United Nations to use the voice and vote of the United States to hold the United Nations and its member states accountable for allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation by Uni...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR201IntroExpressing support to the Government of Argentina for its investigation into the terrorist bombing of the Embassy of Israel in Buenos Aires on March 17, 1992. Calls on the U.S. government to assist the government of Argentina so that the perpetrators...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1625EngrossTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2243IntroHEARTS Act Health Equity and Access for Returning Troops and Servicemembers Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB115EngrossThin Blue Line Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal criminal code to expand the list of statutory aggravating factors in death penalty determinations to also include killing or targeting a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or other first res...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1892EngrossHonoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia to proclaim that the U.S. flag shall be flown at half-staff in the event of the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1039EngrossProbation Officer Protection Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person (i.e., a person other than the probationer) without a warrant if there is probable cause to believe the p...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR153IntroExpressing concern over the detainment of Sandy Phan-Gillis, and for other purposes. Expresses concern about the detainment of Sandy Phan-Gillis in Guangxi Province, People's Republic of China, since March 2015. Encourages the Department of State and...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
Syndicate content
feedback