US Congress Representative Walter Jones [R]

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USHB4046IntroDepartment of Defense Check Before You Rent Act
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2017-10-12
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4040IntroHorse Transportation Safety Act of 2017
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2017-10-12
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHCR81IntroDirecting the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from unauthorized hostilities in the Republic of Yemen. Directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities in the Repub...
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2017-10-11
UNANIMOUS CONSENT - Mr. Collins (GA) asked unanimous consent that the provisions of section 7 of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1546) shall apply to H.Con.Res. 81 not earlier than November 2, 2017, but on the same terms that would have adhered on October 13, 2017. Agreed to without objection.
USHB4024IntroUnited States Postal Service Shipping Equity Act
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2017-10-11
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4016IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to eliminate the recoupment of separation pay, special separation benefits, and voluntary separation incentive payments from members of the Armed Forces who subsequently receive disability compensation under law...
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2017-10-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR564IntroAffirming the constitutional power of Congress over the Nation's debts.
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2017-10-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2519PassThe American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue commemorative coins in recognition and celebration of the 100th anniversary of the American Legion. Surcharges received f...
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2017-10-06
Became Public Law No: 115-65.
USHB36EngrossPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime for any person to perform or attempt to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the fetus is 20 weeks or more. A violator is ...
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2017-10-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB146IntroEastern Band Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act This bill takes specified lands and easements in Monroe County, Tennessee, into trust for the benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. These lands include the Sequoyah Museum, the Chota M...
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2017-10-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1274IntroState, Tribal, and Local Species Transparency and Recovery Act This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require the Department of the Interior or the Department of Commerce, as appropriate, to provide to affected states all data that is...
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2017-10-04
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 14.
USHB849IntroProtecting 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 the PPACA, the IPAB is tasked with developing proposals to re...
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2017-10-04
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 13.
USHB2465IntroSteve Gleason Enduring Voices Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to make permanent the elimination of a specified payment cap under the Medicare program with respect to speech generating devices.
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2017-10-04
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3131IntroEndangered Species Litigation Reasonableness Act This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to replace the current standard for awarding court costs, including attorney fees, in citizen suits with the federal judicial code standard for award...
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2017-10-04
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 16.
USHR556IntroUrging the President of the United States to allow for the full public release of all remaining records pertaining to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy that are held by the National Archives and Records Administration and to reject any c...
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2017-10-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR557IntroCommending the National Archives and Records Administration and its staff for working to comply with the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 and release all records related to the assassination of President John F. ...
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2017-10-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3934IntroNo Social Security for Illegal Immigrants Act of 2017
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2017-10-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3775IntroImmigration in the National Interest Act of 2017
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2017-09-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHCR83IntroAuthorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for the unveiling of the American Prisoners of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Chair of Honor.
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2017-09-28
To House Administration Committee
USHB1063IntroVeteran Prescription Continuity Act This bill amends the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 to direct the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to furnish an individual who is transitioning from Department of Defense (DOD)- to VA-f...
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2017-09-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2327IntroPAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017
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2017-09-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2225IntroVeterans Dog Training Therapy Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a five-year pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing veterans' post-deployment mental health and post-traumatic stress disorder sy...
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2017-09-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1235EngrossNaismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue not more than 50,000 $5 coins, 400,000 $1 coins, and 750,000 half-dollar coins in recognition and celebration of the N...
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2017-09-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2147IntroVeterans Treatment Court Improvement Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to hire at least 50 Veterans Justice Outreach Specialists, place each one at an eligible VA medical center, and ensure that each one serves as...
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2017-09-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3832IntroVeterans Opioid Abuse Prevention Act
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2017-09-26
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB24IntroFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2017 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to complete, within 12 months, an audit of the Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve banks. In addition, the bill allows the GAO to audit the Fe...
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2017-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 228.
USHB3676IntroSanctity of Life Act of 2017
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2017-09-21
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1873EngrossElectricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA), with respect to lands under their respective jurisdictions, to ensure that all existing and future ...
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2017-09-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB3771IntroSpecial Counsel Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the discipline or removal from office of a special counsel appointed under Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations. Specifically, a special counsel may be...
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2017-09-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB931EngrossFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) 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 t...
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2017-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1701IntroEGO Act Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act This bill prohibits the use of funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the federal government to pay for an official portrait of an officer or employee of the federal government, includ...
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2017-09-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1721IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to designate at least one city in the United States each year as an "American World War II City", and for other purposes. This bill directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to designate at least one c...
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2017-09-13
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3369IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 225 North Main Street in Spring Lake, North Carolina, as the "Howard B. Pate, Jr. Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 225 North ...
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2017-09-13
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB3712IntroMajor General Tim Lowenberg National Guard Cyber Defenders Act
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2017-09-08
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR510IntroCommemorating the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Air Force as an independent military service and celebrating the Air Force for 70 years of serving and defending the United States. Commemorates the 70th anniversary of the establishment ...
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2017-09-07
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3419IntroFUEL Reform Act Farewell to Unnecessary Energy Lifelines Reform Act of 2017
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2017-09-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB3327IntroJack Alderson Toxic Exposure Declassification Act
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2017-08-21
To House Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities Committee
USHB873PassGlobal War on Terrorism War Memorial Act (Sec. 2) This bill allows the Global War on Terror Memorial Foundation to establish the National Global War on Terrorism Memorial as a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia to commemor...
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2017-08-18
Became Public Law No: 115-51. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3641IntroFree File Permanence Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to continue to operate the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Free File Program. The program must work with state government agencies to enhance and expand the use of the ...
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2017-08-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3640IntroDepartment of Veterans Affairs Information Technology Restructuring Act of 2017 This bill establishes in the Office of the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) the position of Chief Information Officer of the Veterans...
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2017-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Committee
USHB3460IntroTo designate the United States courthouse located at 323 East Chapel Hill Street in Durham, North Carolina, as the "John Hervey Wheeler United States Courthouse".
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB3473IntroNative American Suicide Prevention Act of 2017
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3608IntroEndangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act
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2017-07-28
To House Natural Resources 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 ...
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2017-07-27
Subcommittee on Health Discharged.
USHB3176IntroDisaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3492IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to expand educational assistance to veterans who pursue certain apprenticeship programs, to establish a pilot program for veterans to pursue certification programs in computer numerically controlled machining, a...
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2017-07-27
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHB3497IntroModernization of Medical Records Access for Veterans Act of 2017
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2017-07-27
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Committee
USHB1690EngrossDepartment of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), within 120 days after the end of each fiscal year, to submit a report to specified congressional committees on the performance ...
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2017-07-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB282EngrossMilitary Residency Choice Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to permit the spouse of a service member to elect to use the same residence as the service member for purposes of taxation and voting, regardless of the date ...
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2017-07-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3337IntroSafe Chicken and Meat for Children Act This bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to prohibit poultry or meat that is processed or produced in China from being used in the Department of Agriculture's National School Lunch Progr...
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2017-07-20
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3332IntroBob Dole 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 award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole in recognition for his service to the n...
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2017-07-20
To House Financial Services Committee
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