US Congress Representative William Keating [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB4207IntroSmall and Seasonal Business Relief Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt returning workers from the nonimmigrant H-2B visa (temporary nonagricultural services) annual numerical limitations: (1) through FY2018 for those in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-21
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4183IntroDomestic Violence Records Reporting Improvement Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR336IntroReaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership. Reaffirms a strong commitment to a U.S.-Mexico partnership based on mutual respect and the promotion of shared democratic values. Supports: (1) continued bilateral cooperation t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHCR90IntroCondemning ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya and calling for an end to the attacks in and an immediate restoration of humanitarian access to the state of Rakhine in Burma.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4333IntroLyme Disease Research Stamp Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-09
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1370EngrossDepartment of Homeland Security Blue Campaign Authorization Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a unified, anti-human trafficking campaign to be known as th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-07
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB425EngrossFTO Passport Revocation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Passport Act of 1926 to authorize the Department of State to: (1) refuse to issue a passport to an individual who has aided, assisted, abetted, or otherwise helped a foreign terrorist ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1176IntroKeep America's Waterfronts Working Act This bill amends the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to direct the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish a Working Waterfront Grant Program. Under the program, NOAA may award gr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-02
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4080IntroEffective Opioid Enforcement Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4079IntroRESTORE Act of 2017 Restoring Enforcement Standards to Track Opioids Responsively and Effectively Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1698EngrossIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to prevent Iran from undertaking any activity related to nuclear-capable ballistic missiles. The President shall report to Congress regarding ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2142EngrossINTERDICT Act International Narcotics Trafficking Emergency Response by Detecting Incoming Contraband with Technology Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to: (1) increase the number of chemical screening devic...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-25
Received in the Senate.
USHR359IntroUrging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members. Expresses appreciation to the European Union (EU) for the progress made in countering Hizballah since the EU des...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2464EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 New Chardon Street Lobby in Boston, Massachusetts, as the "John Fitzgerald Kennedy Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 New...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3980IntroHate Crimes Commission Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-16
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4040IntroHorse Transportation Safety Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-06
Became Public Law No: 115-65.
USHB3947IntroAutomatic Gunfire Prevention Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-10-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1660IntroGlobal Health Innovation Act of 2017 This bill directs the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report to Congress, annually for four years, on the development and use of global health innovations in USAID program...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-28
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
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. Authorizes the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for the unveil...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-28
To House Administration Committee
USHR529IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the J-1 visa programs, specifically the Summer Work Travel, Au Pair, Camp Counselor, and Intern and Trainee programs, are vital to the economy and national interests of the United States and t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-27
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3858IntroTransportation Infrastructure for Job Creation Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-27
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB3859IntroDrinking Water Infrastructure for Job Creation Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-27
To House Appropriations Committee
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2327IntroPAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3827IntroProtecting Workers and Improving Labor Standards Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2422IntroAction for Dental Health Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize oral health promotion and disease prevention programs through FY2022. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may award grants or enter in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-25
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 238.
USHB3805IntroTo authorize the Secretary of the Interior to carry out a land exchange involving lands within the boundaries of the Cape Cod National Seashore, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of the Interior, through the National Park Servi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-25
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHR531IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 2017 as "National Kinship Care Month". Expresses support for the designation of National Kinship Care Month. Honors the commitment and dedication of kinship caregivers and advocates. Encourages Cong...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3695IntroProtect DREAMer Confidentiality Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to protect individual application information submitted to DHS after June 15, 2012, as part of a request for consideration or reconsideration for ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3748IntroMedicare Buy-In and Health Care Stabilization Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3788IntroNortheast Gasoline Supply Reserve Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB3770IntroCommunity Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to extend through FY2022 and make appropriations for enhanced funding for the community health centers program.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3730IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative manual wheelchairs and accessories. This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR524IntroRecognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-14
To House Oversight And Government Reform 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3569IntroOfficer Sean Collier Campus Police Recognition Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3440IntroDream Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to cancel removal and grant lawful permanent resident status on a conditional basis to an alien who is inadmissible or deportable or is in temporary protected status who: (...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3030IntroElie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-09-05
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR496IntroCondemning and censuring President Donald Trump.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-18
To House Judiciary 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-18
Became Public Law No: 115-51. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3186IntroEvery Kid Outdoors Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHR457IntroHonoring the 169th anniversary of the first women's rights convention held in the United States in Seneca Falls, New York. Recognizes the 169th anniversary of the first women's rights convention and supports policies that promote the empowerment of w...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB3222IntroDo No Harm Act This bill makes the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA) inapplicable to federal laws (or implementations of laws) that: protect against discrimination or the promotion of equal opportunity, including the Civil Rights Act o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHJR113IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the authority of Congress and the States to regulate contributions and expenditures in political campaigns and to enact public financing systems for such campaigns. This join...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB3443IntroBirth Control Privacy Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to prohibit wellness programs from sharing with employers personally identifiable information related to employees' use of contraceptives.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR259IntroExpressing concern and condemnation over the political, economic, social, and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela. Condemns the decisions by the Venezuelan Supreme Court on March 28, 2017, and March 29, 2017, stripping the opposition legislators of thei...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended).
USHR470IntroRecognizing that international education and exchange programs further national security and foreign policy priorities, enhance economic competitiveness, and promote mutual understanding and cooperation among nations. Recognizes that international ed...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2841IntroDisarm Hate Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to prohibit firearm sale or transfer to and receipt or possession by an individual who has: (1) been convicted in any court of a misdemeanor hate crime, or (2) received from any court an enha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
Syndicate content
feedback