US Congress Representative Walter Jones [R]

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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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2018-06-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5780IntroKITTEN Act of 2018 Kittens In Traumatic Testing Ends Now Act of 2018
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2018-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB6134IntroTo clarify standards of family detention and the treatment of unaccompanied alien children, and for other purposes.
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2018-06-19
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2147EngrossVeterans Treatment Court Improvement Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to hire at least 50 Veterans Justice Outreach Specialists under the Veterans Justice Outreach Program. Each of these specialists must...
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2018-06-18
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 466.
USHB4910PassVeterans Cemetery Benefit Correction Act This bill requires the Department of the Interior to provide outer burial receptacles for veterans remains buried in open cemeteries under National Park Service control. The use of outer burial receptacles in ...
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2018-06-15
Became Public Law No: 115-184.
USHB2345IntroNational Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2017 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to coordinate with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and to consult with the Department of Veterans Affairs to...
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2018-06-13
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB3696IntroWounded Warrior Workforce Enhancement Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants to eligible institutions to: (1) establish a master's degree program in orthotics and prosthetics, or (2) expand upon an existing mast...
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2018-06-13
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2787IntroVET MD Act Veterans-Specific Education for Tomorrow's Medical Doctors Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a three-year pilot program at at least five VA medical centers to provide undergraduate students a clinic...
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2018-06-13
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4841IntroStandardizing Electronic Prior Authorization for Safe Prescribing Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 581.
USHB6008IntroDefend our Coast Act
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2018-06-08
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB6043IntroSTATES Act Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States Act
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2018-06-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR922IntroDefining presidential wars not declared by Congress under Article I, section 8, clause 11 (Declare War Clause) as impeachable "high crimes and misdemeanors" within the meaning of Article II, section 4 of the Constitution and defining the meanings of ...
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2018-06-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR919IntroRecognizing the national debt as a threat to national security.
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2018-06-05
To House Budget Committee
USHR861IntroSupporting the President's diplomatic efforts on the Korean Peninsula.
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB2648IntroVeterans Transition Improvement Act This bill extends the policy entitling new federal employees who are veterans with a service-connected disability to a specified amount of leave for medical treatment for such disability to all Veterans Health Admi...
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2018-05-23
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3419IntroFUEL Reform Act Farewell to Unnecessary Energy Lifelines Reform Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB4830EngrossSIT-REP Act Servicemembers Improved Transition through Reforms for Ensuring Progress Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to require educational institutions, in order to be eligible for educational payments, to adopt poli...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3642EngrossMilitary SAVE Act Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a three-year pilot program of hospital care and medical services for eligible veterans at non-VA health ...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1972EngrossVA Billing Accountability Act (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to waive the requirement that a veteran make copayments for medication, hospital care, nursing home care, or medical services if the veteran received ...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3832EngrossVeterans Opioid Abuse Prevention Act (Sec. 2) This bill permits any Department of Veterans Affairs licensed health care provider or provider delegate accessing data on behalf of such provider to query and receive data from the national network of sta...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5637IntroProtecting the Dignity of Unborn Children Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5653IntroCriminal Alien Removal Clarification Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to subject to deportation an alien who at any time after admission has been convicted of a felony or two misdemeanors under state or federal law.
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5918IntroDepartment of Defense Service Dog Training Therapy Act
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2018-05-22
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB299IntroBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017 This bill includes as part of the Republic of Vietnam its territorial seas for purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agent...
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2018-05-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 523.
USHB5520IntroVA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2018 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct and support research on the efficacy and safety of certain forms of cannabis and cannabis delivery for veterans enrolled in the VA heal...
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2018-05-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 533.
USHB2259IntroSam Farr Peace Corps Enhancement Act This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after termination of servi...
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USHR901IntroCalling on and encouraging the White House to issue a public apology.
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2018-05-17
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB613EngrossLieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to require the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to allow a correctional officer at a federal prison or correctional institution to: (1) sto...
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2018-05-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1017IntroRemoving Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2017 This bill waives Medicare coinsurance requirements with respect to colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of the code billed for a resulting diagnosis or procedure.
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2018-05-15
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Lance asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1017, a bill originally introduced by Representative Dent of Pennsylvania, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5747IntroSpecial Operations Forces Tax Cut Act of 2018
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2018-05-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR871IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of June 2, 2018, through June 10, 2018, as National Fishing and Boating Week. Supports the designation of National Fishing and Boating Week and recognizes that the recreational boating community and ...
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2018-05-08
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB4300PassAdmiral Lloyd R. "Joe" Vasey Pacific War Commemorative Display Establishment Act
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2018-05-07
Became Public Law No: 115-170.
USHB5671IntroBurn Pits Accountability Act
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2018-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5556IntroEnvironmental Compliance Cost Transparency Act of 2018 This bill requires the Bonneville Power Administration, the Western Area Power Administration, the Southwestern Power Administration, and the Southeastern Power Administration to include in month...
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2018-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHR837IntroHonoring Captain Tammie Jo Shults and the crew of Southwest Flight 1380 for their bravery, knowledge, and dedication to the safety of passengers on board. Commends Captain Tammie Jo Shults and the crew of Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 for their cour...
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2018-04-23
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB5588IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to seek to enter into an agreement with the city of Vallejo, California, for the transfer of Mare Island Naval Cemetery in Vallejo, California, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of Ve...
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2018-04-23
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5553IntroLoya-Sears Warrior Transition Assistance Reform Act of 2018
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2018-04-19
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5572IntroOne Percent Spending Reduction Act of 2018 This bill amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to establish and enforce new spending caps. The bill establishes an outlay cap (less net interest payments) for FY2019 of $3.826...
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2018-04-18
To House Budget Committee
USHB146EngrossEastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act This bill takes specified lands and easements in Monroe County, Tennessee, into trust for the use and benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. These lands include the Sequoyah Museum, ...
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2018-04-17
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB2322IntroInjured and Amputee Veterans Bill of Rights This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that an Injured and Amputee Veterans Bill of Rights is printed on signage in accessible formats and displayed prominently and conspicuous...
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5248IntroSustainable Shark Fisheries and Trade Act
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5533IntroSpecial Counsel Transparency Act of 2018
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2018-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4311IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2017
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2018-04-12
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade Prior to Referral.
USHB5467IntroPurple Heart and Disabled Veterans Equal Access Act of 2018
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2018-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5500IntroVeterans' Credit Protection Act
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2018-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1206IntroReducing Barriers for Veterans Education Act of 2017 This bill makes an individual who is eligible for educational assistance under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance program eligible for assistance with the fees for applying to institutions of hig...
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2018-04-11
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB5476IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5472IntroFairness to Pet Owners Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5469IntroTo amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require Members of Congress to disclose business ties with foreign entities, and for other purposes.
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2018-04-11
To House Administration Committee
USHB5451IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10926 Quality Drive in Charlotte, North Carolina, as the "Julius L. Chambers Civil Rights Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Ser...
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2018-04-10
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
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