US Congress Representative Tom Emmer [R]

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USHB4979EngrossRural STEM Education Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research regarding STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, including computer science) education in rural schools. The NSF must award grants ...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1379IntroEnsuring Lasting Smiles Act This bill requires private health insurance plans to cover diagnosis and treatment services for congenital anomalies and birth defects, such as reconstructive services and prosthetics. Coverage must include services that f...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4764IntroTRANSPLANT Act of 2019 Timely ReAuthorization of Necessary Stem-cell Programs Lends Access to Needed Therapies Act of 2019
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB8188IntroMutual Fund Litigation Reform Act
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2020-09-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR1079IntroExpressing support for the designation of August 9 through 15, 2020, as National Health Center Week and encourages all Americans to take part in this week by visiting their local health center and celebrating the important partnership between America...
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2020-08-07
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7963IntroCredit Union Governance Modernization Act of 2020 This bill revises the procedure for expelling members from a federal credit union. Specifically, a member may be expelled for cause pursuant to a policy adopted by a majority vote of a quorum of the d...
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2020-08-07
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7869IntroNational Bridge Replacement and Improvement Act
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2020-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7804IntroBack to Work Child Care Grants Act of 2020
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2020-07-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7759IntroSaving Rural Hospitals from Closure Act
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2020-07-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7642IntroCoronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to provide grants and other forms of emergency assistance to certain providers of transportation services that have experienced a significan...
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2020-07-16
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB4194IntroNational Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to designate 9–8–8 as the universal telephone number for a national suicide prevention and mental-health crisis hotline.
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB884IntroMedicare Mental Health Access Act This bill expands the definition of "physician," for purposes of the Medicare program, to include a clinical psychologist with respect to the furnishing of qualified psychologist services.
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2020-06-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB7061IntroAmerican Critical Mineral Exploration and Innovation Act of 2020
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2020-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB7245IntroCommunity Outpost Outreach and Engagement Act
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7278IntroJUSTICE Act Just and Unifying Solutions To Invigorate Communities Everywhere Act of 2020
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7265IntroSmall Manufacturer Cybersecurity Enhancement Act
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2020-06-18
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB943PassNever Again Education Act This bill expands U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum education programming. The bill requires the museum to develop and nationally disseminate accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to improve awareness and understanding o...
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2020-05-29
Became Public Law No: 116-141. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7030IntroTo provide emergency assistance to covered producers for market-ready swine losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to use $1.2 billion of the funds of the Commodity Credit Corporat...
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2020-05-28
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2326, E501)
USHB7047IntroTo provide for expedited additional support under the farm and ranch stress assistance network, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to award expedited additional grants for FY2020, within 60 days, to certain entiti...
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2020-05-28
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB7017IntroRight to Test Act
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2020-05-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6977IntroSmall Packer Overtime and Holiday Fee Relief for COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6887IntroDeal with the Debt Today Act
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2020-05-15
To House Budget Committee
USHB6883IntroProtecting Protein Production and Consumer Access Act of 2020 This bill exempts meat processing facilities from liability for any act or omission relating to harm arising from exposure to, or infection by, the coronavirus (i.e., the virus that causes...
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6886IntroPaycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 This bill modifies provisions related to the forgiveness of loans made to small businesses under the Paycheck Protection Program implemented in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019)....
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2020-05-15
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6863IntroCOVID-19 Accountability Act This bill authorizes sanctions in relation to the Chinese government's response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. It also increases the research tax credit and imposes requirements related to the a...
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2020-05-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6841IntroAG CHAIN Act Assistance and Gratitude for Coronavirus Heroes in Agribusiness who are Invaluable to the Nation Act This bill allows an exclusion from gross income, for income tax purposes, of wages and other income earned by certain qualified employee...
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6802IntroALIGN Act Accelerate Long-term Investment Growth Now Act This bill makes permanent the expensing of certain new business equipment. Expensing allows the deduction of the full amount of an expense item in the same taxable year.
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6750IntroSTOP Act Senior abuse Training and Offense Prevention Act This bill directs the Department of Justice to award competitive grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or other entities to support law enforcement personnel, corrections person...
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6742IntroProtecting Life in Crisis Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6728IntroTo amend the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act to raise the borrowing limit of the Commodity Credit Corporation. This bill raises the borrowing limit of the Commodity Credit Corporation from $30 billion to $68 billion.
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2020-05-05
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6697IntroLocal Chamber, Tourism, and 501(c)(6) Protection Act of 2020 This bill modifies the Paycheck Protection Program implemented by the Small Business Administration in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) to include certain entities and ...
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2020-05-05
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6562IntroSAVERS Act Securing Additional Value for Every Retirement Saver Act This bill increases contribution limits to certain tax-preferred retirement plans in taxable years beginning in 2020 by the lesser of 300% or the compensation of the plan participant...
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2020-04-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHCR97IntroEstablishing the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handling of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This concurrent resolution establishes the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handli...
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2020-04-17
To House Rules Committee
USHR917IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should withhold the contribution of Federal funds to the World Health Organization until Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus resigns and an international commission to invest...
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2020-04-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6433IntroHEROES Act of 2020 Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Emergency Situations Act of 2020 This bill excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, wages and other income up to $50,000 of qualified first responders for the period beginning on Fe...
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2020-04-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR907IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the People's Republic of China made multiple, serious mistakes in the early stages of the COVID-19 outbreak that heightened the severity and spread of the ongoing COVID-19 pa...
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2020-04-03
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB6294IntroImproving Emergency Disease Response via Housing Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to share with the Department of Health and Human Services information regarding populations that are particularly vu...
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2020-03-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6241IntroTouchless Transactions Act of 2020 This bill prohibits an issuer of an electronic fund transfer from requiring an individual's signature for a point-of-sale transfer that is initiated by a swipe, dip, or tap transaction.
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2020-03-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6242IntroSEC Relief to Slow the Spread of Coronavirus Act of 2020 This bill temporarily allows for securities law requirements related to in-person meetings and document delivery to be met electronically.
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2020-03-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR189IntroRecognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting United States Agency for International Development's commitment to global nutrition through its mu...
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2020-03-10
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5995IntroMajor Richard Star Act This bill provides that a combat-disabled uniformed services retiree with fewer than 20 years of creditable service may concurrently receive, without reduction veterans' disability compensation, and retired pay or combat-relate...
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2020-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB6111IntroTo amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to allow certain dairy operations to make a 1-time election to recalculate production history for purposes of dairy margin coverage. This bill revises the Dairy Margin Coverage program of the Department of Agricu...
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2020-03-05
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6116IntroConsumer Financial Protection Commission Act This bill removes the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau from the Federal Reserve System, converts the bureau into an independent commission, and modifies its leadership structure. Specifically, the bill...
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2020-03-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1980EngrossSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. (Sec. 4) The bill establis...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB2382EngrossUSPS Fairness Act This bill repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2020-02-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB4305EngrossPAWS for Veterans Therapy Act Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers for Veterans Therapy Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment mental health...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5724IntroSame-Day Accountability for Veterans Enhancement Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to develop quantifiable objectives and performance measures to assess the effects of the provision of same-day services on the access of v...
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5701IntroCare for the Veteran Caregiver Act
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR832IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. This resolution disapproves of certain behavior of Speaker Pelosi during the joint session of Congress held on February 4, 2020.
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2020-02-06
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 - 193 (Roll no. 38). (text: CR H868)
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