US Congress Senator Tim Scott [R]

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USSB1379IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit fellowship and stipend compensation to be saved in an individual retirement account.
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2017-06-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB722EngrossCountering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of State, Defense, and Treasury and the Director of National Intelligence to submit a strategy every two years for deterring conventional and asymmetric Iranian ...
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2017-06-16
Held at the desk.
USSB1002IntroCLEAR Relief Act of 2017 Community Lending Enhancement and Regulatory Relief Act of 2017
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2017-06-15
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR193IntroA resolution commending the bravery of the United States Capitol Police, the Police Department of Alexandria, Virginia, and all first responders who protected Members of Congress, their staff, and others during the shooting on June 14, 2017, at Eugen...
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2017-06-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3560-3561; text: CR S3559-3560)
USSB1350IntroWorkforce Democracy and Fairness Act
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2017-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1344IntroFamily Self-Sufficiency Act
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2017-06-13
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR184IntroA resolution relative to the death of James Paul David "Jim" Bunning, former United States Senator for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2017-06-08
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB1321IntroAffordable Retirement Advice Protection Act
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2017-06-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR176IntroA resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem. Recognizes the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification and extends the Senate's friendship and hopes for peace to Jerusalem's residents and Israel's people. Reaf...
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2017-06-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 0. Record Vote Number: 138. (consideration: CR S3235-3238)
USSB1280IntroSafer Officers and Safer Citizens Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1217IntroRepresentation Fairness Restoration Act
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2017-05-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR156IntroA resolution recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster-care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster-care syst...
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2017-05-22
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSR173IntroA resolution designating the week of May 15 through May 21, 2017, as "National Police Week". Designates the week of May 15-May 21, 2017, as National Police Week. Expresses support for law enforcement officers across the United States for their effort...
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2017-05-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3048; text as passed Senate: CR S3045-3046)
USSB21IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 This bill revises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. A federal agency promulgating a rule must publish information about the rule in the Federal Register an...
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2017-05-17
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. Markup report CQ
USSR165IntroA resolution celebrating April 30 through May 6, 2017, as "National Small Business Week" and commending the entrepreneurial spirit of small businesses owners in the United States. Supports: (1) the designation of the week of April 30-May 6, 2017, as ...
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2017-05-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2968; text as passed Senate: CR S2968)
USSR148IntroA resolution congratulating the students, parents, teachers, and leaders of charter schools across the United States for making ongoing contributions to education, and supporting the ideals and goals of the 18th annual National Charter Schools Week, ...
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2017-05-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2654; text: CR S2652)
USSR145IntroA resolution designating April 2017 as "Financial Literacy Month".
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2017-04-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2631; text of measure as introduced: CR S2627-2628)
USSB203IntroRPM Act of 2017 Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2017
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2017-04-26
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSR141IntroA resolution congratulating the University of South Carolina women's basketball team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Women's Basketball Tournament Championship. Congratulates the University of South Carolina w...
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2017-04-25
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2536; text: CR S2534)
USSR134IntroA resolution congratulating the University of South Carolina women's basketball team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Women's Basketball Tournament Championship. Congratulates the University of South Carolina w...
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2017-04-07
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB828IntroA bill to amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to require the appropriate Federal banking agencies to treat certain municipal obligations as level 2B liquid assets, and for other purposes.
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2017-04-05
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB824IntroClyde-Hirsch-Sowers RESPECT Act Restraining Excessive Seizure of Property through the Exploitation of Civil Asset Forfeiture Tools Act This bill revises the authority and procedures that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) uses to seize property that ...
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2017-04-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB802IntroLarry Doby Congressional Gold Medal Act 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 recognition of h...
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2017-04-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB801IntroWorking Families Flexibility Act of 2017
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2017-04-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB720IntroIsrael 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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2017-03-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB666IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for production from advanced nuclear power facilities. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for the production of electricity from advanced n...
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2017-03-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB545IntroNational Right-to-Work Act
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2017-03-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR32IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of Labor's Employe...
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2017-03-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR33IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by t...
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2017-03-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR27IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "Clarification of Employer's Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness".
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2017-03-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB526IntroMicroloan Modernization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Small Business Act to repeal the "25/75" rule under the Small Business Administration (SBA) Microloan Program (assisting low-income individuals to start and operate a small business) that permi...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSJR28IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency relating to accidental release prevention requirements of ris...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB493IntroDepartment of Veterans Affairs Accountability First Act of 2017
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2017-03-02
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB474IntroA bill to condition assistance to the West Bank and Gaza on steps by the Palestinian Authority to end violence and terrorism against Israeli citizens. This bill prohibits certain assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 from being made ava...
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2017-02-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR69IntroA resolution celebrating Black History Month. Recognizes Black History Month as an opportunity to reflect on U.S. history and to commemorate the contributions of African Americans. Calls for the United States to: (1) honor the contribution of pioneer...
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2017-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1452-1453, S1454; text as passed Senate: CR S1452-1453)
USSJR24IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to balancing the budget. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts f...
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2017-02-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB447IntroJustice for Uncompensated Survivors Today (JUST) Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State, with respect to covered countries, to annually include within either the relevant Annual Country Report on Human Rights, the International Religio...
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2017-02-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB428IntroACE Kids Act of 2017 Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2017
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2017-02-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB393IntroLEAP Act Leveraging and Energizing America's Apprenticeship Programs Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employers a business-related tax credit of $1,500 for hiring an apprentice who has not attained age 25 at the close of the ta...
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2017-02-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB387IntroConsumer Financial Protection Bureau Accountability Act of 2017 This bill amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to change the source of funding for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) from Federal Reserve System transfers t...
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2017-02-15
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB334IntroFracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act This bill gives states the sole authority to promulgate or enforce any regulation, guidance, or permit requirement regarding hydraulic fracturing on or under any land within their boundaries. Hy...
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2017-02-07
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB339IntroMilitary Widow's Tax Elimination Act of 2017 This bill repeals certain provisions which require the offset of amounts paid in dependency and indemnity compensation from Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) annuities for the surviving spouses of former militar...
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2017-02-07
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB293IntroInvesting in Opportunity Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize the designation of opportunity zones in low-income communities and to provide tax incentives for investments in the zones, including deferring the recognition of cap...
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2017-02-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB260IntroProtecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to terminate the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB). Under PPACA, the IPAB is tasked with developing proposals to reduce...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR17IntroA joint resolution approving the discontinuation of the process for consideration and automatic implementation of the annual proposal of the Independent Medicare Advisory Board under section 1899A of the Social Security Act. This joint resolution ini...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB261IntroCommon 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 ...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB244IntroDavis-Bacon Repeal Act This bill repeals the Davis-Bacon Act (which requires that the locally prevailing wage rate be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federally-assisted contracts for construction,...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB241IntroProtect Funding for Women's Health Care Act This bill prohibits federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America or its affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, or clinics.
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR11IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation". ...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSJR12IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation. This joint resolution nullifie...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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