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#1SB2680IntroducedOpioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
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2018-04-16
#2HB5530IntroducedTo amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to repeal desert terminal lakes assistance.
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2018-04-17
#3HB5542IntroducedTo establish a grant program under which the Secretary of Transportation will reimburse public transportation agencies that offer free unlimited transportation passes to eligible individuals.
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2018-04-17
#4SB2653IntroducedElder Poverty Relief Act
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2018-04-12
#5HB5274IntroducedGlobal Electoral Exchange Act
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2018-04-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
#6HB5571IntroducedTo amend subchapter III of chapter 99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to repeal increases in duty and a tariff-rate quota on certain crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells, and for other purposes.
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2018-04-18
#7HB4IntroducedFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-16
#8HB2901IntroducedVolunteer Income Tax Assistance Permanence Act of 2017 This bill directs the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to establish a Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Matching Grant Program to provide matching funds for the development, expansion, or c...
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2018-04-18
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 831, H.R. 2901 is laid on the table.
#9SR224IntroducedA resolution recognizing the 6th anniversary of the death of Oswaldo Paya Sardinas, and commemorating his legacy and commitment to democratic values and principles. Recognizes and commemorates the legacy of Oswaldo Paya Sardinas on the sixth annivers...
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2018-04-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2078-2079; text: CR S2078-2079)
#10HB4203EngrossedCombat Online Predators Act This bill amends the federal criminal code increase the maximum prison term for a stalking offense, if the victim is under 18 years of age.
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2018-04-11
#11HB4293EngrossedStress Test Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to modify testing requirements applicable to bank holding companies and certain nonbank financial companies, including by: (1)...
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2018-04-12
#12HB4061EngrossedFinancial Stability Oversight Council Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to require the Financial Stability Oversight Council, in determining whether a nonbank financial company shall be designated as systema...
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2018-04-12
#13HB4790EngrossedVolcker Rule Regulatory Harmonization Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 to grant exclusive rulemaking authority under the Volcker Rule to the Federal Reserve Board. (Currently, the Office of the Comptroller of the Cur...
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2018-04-16
#14HB5192EngrossedProtecting Children from Identity Theft Act This bill requires the Social Security Administration (SSA) to develop a database to facilitate the verification of consumer information upon request by a certified financial institution. Such verification ...
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2018-04-18
#15SR426IntroducedA resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day. Supports the goals of International Women's Day. Recognizes that the empowerment of women is linked to a country's potential to generate economic growth, sustainable democracy, and inclu...
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2018-04-18
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2280-2283; text: CR S2281-2283)
#16HB5445Introduced21st Century IRS Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish requirements for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding cybersecurity, the protection of taxpayer identities, information technology, and electronic systems. With resp...
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2018-04-18
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 831, H.R. 5445 is laid on the table.
#17HR811IntroducedProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4790) to amend the Volcker rule to give the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System sole rulemaking authority, to exclude community banks from the requirements of the Volcker rule, and for other ...
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2018-04-11
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
#18SR455IntroducedA resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Daniel K. Akaka, Senator from the State of Hawaii.
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2018-04-10
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2044; text: CR S2043-2044)
#19SR459IntroducedA resolution recognizing "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health care crisis in the Black community and the importance of reducing the rate of maternal mortality and morbidity among Black women.
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2018-04-11
#20HR831IntroducedProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 5444) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize and improve the Internal Revenue Service, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 5445) to amend the Interna...
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2018-04-18
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
#21SB2708IntroducedA bill to provide for the establishment of Medicare part E public health plans, and for other purposes.
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2018-04-18
#22HB5550IntroducedTo amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase the maximum Federal Pell Grant amount, and for other purposes.
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2018-04-18
#23SR473IntroducedA resolution expressing no confidence in the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and calling for the immediate resignation of the Administrator.
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2018-04-18
#24SB2705IntroducedA bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to expand and clarify the prohibition on inaccurate caller identification information and to require providers of telephone service to offer technology to subscribers to reduce the incidence of unwanted ...
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2018-04-18
#25SJR57EngrossedA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Indirect Auto Lending and Compliance with the Equal Credit Opport...
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2018-04-18
Held at the desk.
#26SR454IntroducedA resolution relative to the death of Zell Bryan Miller, the former Governor and Senator of the State of Georgia.
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2018-04-10
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2044; text: CR S2043)
#27HB4547PassedStrengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2018 TITLE I--STRENGTHENING OVERSIGHT AND BENEFICIARY PROTECTION (Sec. 101) This bill requires the Social Security Administration (SSA) to make annual grants to each state's protectio...
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2018-04-13
Became Public Law No: 115-165.
#28HB2219EngrossedEnd Banking for Human Traffickers Act of 2018 This bill amends the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 to add the Secretary of the Treasury as a member of the President's Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking...
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2018-04-11
#29HB4403EngrossedMoving Americans Privacy Protection Act
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2018-04-18
#30HB5476IntroducedSpecial 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
#31SB2667IntroducedHemp Farming Act of 2018
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2018-04-16
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 380.
#32SR478IntroducedA resolution designating the week of April 21, 2018, through April 29, 2018, as "National Park Week".
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2018-04-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
#33SB140EngrossedA bill to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to sp...
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2018-04-18
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to S. 140 with an amendment (SA 2232) was not invoked (Record Vote No. 77) entered in Senate. (CR S2240)
#34SB2643IntroducedGAS MONEY Saved Act Greener Air Standards Mean Our National security, Environment, and Youth Saved Act
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2018-04-10
#35HR817IntroducedPromoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and recognizing April 2018 as Fair Housing Month, which includes bringing attention to the discrimination faced by every-day Americans in the United States in housing and housing-r...
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2018-04-12
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3205-3207)
#36HB146EngrossedEastern 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
#37SR468IntroducedA resolution designating May 19, 2018, as "Kids to Parks Day".
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2018-04-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2188; text: CR S2143)
#38SB1116EngrossedIndian Community Economic Enhancement Act of 2018 This bill amends the Native American Business Development, Trade Promotion, and Tourism Act of 2000 to establish duties for the Office of Native American Business Development (ONABD), including: (1) a...
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2018-03-27
#39HB4925EngrossedFRA Safety Data Improvement Act
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2018-04-11
#40HB5413IntroducedImproving Veterans Access to Congressional Services Act of 2018
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2018-03-26
#41SB2651IntroducedFairness to Pet Owners Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
#42HR824IntroducedOpposing the detention and deportation of Iraqi Chaldean Christians.
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2018-04-12
#43SB2644IntroducedSpecial 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
#44HR128IntroducedSupporting 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 ...
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2018-04-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
#45HB5467IntroducedPurple Heart and Disabled Veterans Equal Access Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
#46HB5444Engrossed21st Century IRS Act Taxpayer First Act Short Titles as Reported to House Taxpayer First Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the organizational structure, enforcement procedures, and services of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS...
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2018-04-19
#47HB3445EnrolledAGOA and MCA Modernization Act African Growth and Opportunity Act and Millennium Challenge Act Modernization Act This bill directs the President to establish a website for the collection and dissemination of information regarding the African Growth a...
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2018-04-11
Presented to President.
#48HB1456IntroducedShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2017 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a license or permit under certain ci...
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
#49HR834IntroducedExpressing no confidence in the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and calling for the immediate resignation of the Administrator.
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2018-04-18
#50SR474IntroducedA resolution relative to the death of the Honorable John Melcher, Senator from the State of Montana.
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2018-04-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
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