US Congress Representative Tom Cole [R]

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USHB2930Engross
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Prohibits the exportation of Native American cultural items and archaeological resources that were illegally obtained; provides for the return of such items, including voluntary returns; and establishes and increases related criminal penalties. The b...
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2022-11-29
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6847-6848)
USHR1498Intro
25%
Recognizing National Native American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritages and cultures of Native Americans and the contributions of Native Americans to the United States.
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2022-11-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3630Engross
50%
Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments and other approved items that are prescribed by a physician or other sp...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1283Intro
25%
Exempts certain air traffic controllers from a required reduction in their retirement annuity payment on account of earnings from certain work performed while entitled to such annuity. Under current law, retired Federal Aviation Administration air tr...
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2022-11-17
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1483Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for National Rural Health Day.
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2022-11-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2512Intro
25%
Designates (1) the Chisholm National Historic Trail, and (2) the Western National Historic Trail. The Department of the Interior shall administer any portion of these trails that is located on nonfederal land only (1) with the voluntary consent of th...
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2022-11-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 410.
USHR435Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the 100th anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and expresses the hope that this is a moment for the country to see how racial relations have changed during the last 100 years, to celebrate improvements, and to reflec...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3541Intro
25%
Modifies the Conrad 30 Waiver program, which incentivizes qualified foreign physicians to serve in underserved communities. It also extends statutory authority for the program for three years from this bill's enactment. Aliens coming to the United St...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1282Intro
25%
Provides that combat-disabled uniformed services retirees with fewer than 20 years of creditable service may concurrently receive, without reduction, veterans' disability compensation and retired pay or combat-related special compensation.
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2022-10-25
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 4.
USHB9148Intro
25%
Sets forth procedures for simplifying the grant process for nonurbanized areas, for both existing and new grant programs. Each agency must make publicly available a checklist for covered local governments with respect to each grant program of the age...
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2022-10-07
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5577PassDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3900 Crown Road Southwest in Atlanta, Georgia, as the John R. Lewis Post Office Building.
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2022-10-04
Became Public Law No: 117-184.
USHB9063Intro
25%
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit the Securities and Exchange Commission from requiring an issuer to disclose information related to certain greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-29
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB9010Intro
25%
To provide for United States policy toward Taiwan.
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2022-09-29
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB3460Intro
25%
Exempts antitrust actions brought by states from the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation's processes regarding transfers and consolidations of cases. Under current law, civil actions that are pending in different federal courts, and that invol...
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2022-09-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 376.
USHB8954Intro
25%
Requires a state plan for child welfare services and a state plan related to the Promoting Safe and Stable Families Program to ensure that the state shall comply with all federal standards established under the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978. Addit...
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2022-09-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8960Intro
25%
Revises federal policies and procedures related to information sharing, reporting, and investigating cases of missing, unidentified, or murdered Indians. Among other elements, the bill requires the Department of Justice to (1) establish a grant prog...
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2022-09-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB82Intro
25%
Repeals provisions that reduce Social Security benefits for individuals who receive other benefits, such as a pension from a state or local government. The bill eliminates the government pension offset, which in various instances reduces Social Secu...
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2022-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 372.
USHB1433Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2025 the Helen Keller National Center for Youths and Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind.
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2022-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHCR107Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution supports the designation of National Fall Prevention Awareness Week.
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2022-09-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8909Intro
25%
To establish a process for separating joint consolidation loans to ensure timely relief for borrowers.
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2022-09-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8913Intro
25%
Makes permanent provisions affecting individual and business taxpayers that were enacted in 2017 by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and are scheduled to expire at the end of 2025. The bill makes permanent reductions in individual and capital gain tax rates...
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2022-09-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3173Engross
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Establishes several requirements and standards relating to prior authorization processes under Medicare Advantage (MA) plans. Specifically, MA plans must (1) establish an electronic prior authorization program that meets specified standards, includin...
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2022-09-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB2374Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to report on the curriculum used in schools in areas controlled by the Palestinian Authority or located in Gaza and controlled by any other entity. Among other topics, the report must address (1) whether the materials...
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2022-09-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHJR96Intro
25%
Approving the location of a memorial to commemorate America's commitment to a free press by honoring journalists who sacrificed their lives in service to that cause.
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2022-09-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB8286Intro
25%
Takes approximately 1,082.63 acres of specified lands in the state of Washington into trust for the benefit of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe. Lands taken into trust shall be part of the Lower Elwha Reservation. Further, the bill prohibits gaming on t...
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2022-09-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB8387Intro
25%
Treats certain tribal law enforcement officers as federal law enforcement officers under specified circumstances. Specifically, the bill authorizes the law enforcement officers of any Indian tribe that has contracted or compacted any or all federal l...
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2022-09-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB8814Intro
25%
Establishes a new criminal offense for performing or attempting to perform an abortion if the probable gestational age of the fetus is 15 weeks or more. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both....
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2022-09-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6943PassExtends death and disability benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB) to certain public safety officers and survivors of public safety officers who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder or acute stress disorder followin...
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2022-08-16
Became Public Law No: 117-172.
USHB1057PassDirects the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins in commemoration of the National World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia. The design of the coins s...
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2022-08-03
Became Public Law No: 117-162.
USHB1842PassDirects the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the legacy of Harriet Tubman as an abolitionist. The Secretary may issue coins under this bill on...
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2022-08-03
Became Public Law No: 117-163.
USHB8637Intro
25%
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide for training on alternatives to use of force, de-escalation, and mental and behavioral health and suicidal crises.
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2022-08-02
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB783Intro
25%
Revises provisions related to the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) of the Department of Agriculture (USDA), which provides meals to children and teens in low-income areas during the summer months when school is not in session. The bill redefines ar...
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2022-07-29
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORHIP - Mr. Larsen (WA) asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 783, a bill originally introduced by Representative Young, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB8594Intro
25%
Specifies that private health insurers may not limit, restrict, or condition benefits for renal dialysis services for individuals with end-stage renal disease as compared to other types of benefits for other medical conditions under Medicare secondar...
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2022-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB623Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 a pediatric disease research initiative within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and requires the NIH to coordinate pediatric research activities to avoid duplicative efforts. Additionally, the Department of Health a...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5549Intro
25%
Authorizes advance appropriations for the following Indian Health Service appropriations accounts: Indian Health Services, Indian Health Facilities, Contract Support Costs, and Payments for Tribal Leases. The advance appropriations provide new budget...
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2022-07-28
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB8528Intro
25%
To promote election integrity, voter confidence, and faith in elections by removing Federal impediments to, providing State tools for, and establishing voluntary considerations to support effective State administration of Federal elections, improving...
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2022-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation
USHB310Engross
50%
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 commemorate Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith, four ...
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2022-07-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB8421Intro
25%
Prohibits states from banning any form of contraception that is approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The bill does not preempt state laws that protect the right of any entity to opt out of providing contraception due to the entity's religiou...
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2022-07-21
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6937)
USHB5221Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to confer with urban Indian organizations regarding health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives living in urban areas. Currently, only the Indian Health Service (IHS) is required to c...
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2022-07-20
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB1193Engross
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Addresses research, education, and awareness concerning valvular heart disease and its treatment. This disease is caused by damage to or disease affecting any valve that controls blood flow in the heart. The National Institutes of Health may conduct ...
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2022-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 443.
USHR1156Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the House of Representatives is committed to building upon the 20 years of success of the George McGovern-Robert Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, complementing humanitarian assistance e...
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2022-06-30
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB8209Intro
25%
To direct the Attorney General to establish a grant program with respect to 24-7 sobriety programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8185Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and makes changes to the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program. This program provides funding to states for breast and cervical cancer screening, diagnostic, and treatment services for individuals who...
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2022-06-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1193Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Federal Pell Grant program and expresses support for the designation of National Federal Pell Grant Day.
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2022-06-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1298PassDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1233 North Cedar Street in Owasso, Oklahoma, as the Technical Sergeant Marshal Roberts Post Office Building.
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2022-06-16
Became Public Law No: 117-143.
USHB8068Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Energy to provide direct loans to Indian tribes and tribal energy development organizations for energy development. These direct loans shall be made through the Federal Financing Bank.
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2022-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB2773Engross
50%
Provides funding for the conservation or restoration of wildlife and plant species of greatest conservation need, including endangered or threatened species, and establishes related requirements. TITLE I--WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION (Sec. 1...
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2022-06-15
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 424.
USHB5444Intro
25%
Establishes the Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policies in the United States and sets forth its powers, duties, and membership. Among other duties, the commission must investigate the impacts and ongoing effects of the Indian ...
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2022-06-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB6181Intro
25%
Ratifies and confirms that certain land has been taken into trust for the benefit of the Samish Indian Nation per a decision from the Bureau of Indian Affairs. This reaffirmation applies to all claims pending or filed on or after the passage of this ...
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2022-06-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 18.
USHB575Intro
25%
Establishes a new process for approving the construction and operation of energy infrastructure across an international border of the United States and replaces the existing process established under specified executive orders. Specifically, this bil...
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2022-06-14
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Mullin. Petition No: 117-15. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
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