US Congress Representative Jeff Duncan [R]

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USHB2460Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to enter into an agreement or a contract with each state ...
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2016-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5307IntroTitle IX Clarification Act of 2016
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2016-05-23
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5297IntroCredits for Kids Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to require taxpayers who are claiming the refundable portion of the child tax credit to include their Social Security number on their tax return. The bill includes an exception ...
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2016-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5294IntroStudent Privacy Protection and Safety Act of 2016
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2016-05-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5275IntroProhibiting the Usurpation of Bathroom Laws through Independent Choice School Act (PUBLIC School Act) of 2016
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2016-05-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHJR87IntroThis joint resolution disapproves the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act." The joint resolution declares that such rul...
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2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 13.
USHB24IntroFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015 Directs the Comptroller General (GAO) to: (1) complete, within 12 months of enactment of this Act, the required audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Federal Reserve Board) and of th...
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2016-05-17
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1150EngrossFrank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act of 2015 Amends the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 (IRFA) to locate the Office on International Religious Freedom in the Office of the Secretary of State. Directs the Ambassador at Large ...
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2016-05-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4956IntroEnd Executive Overreach Act
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB5141IntroCentral American Amnesty Termination Act of 2016
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4768IntroSeparation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016 This bill modifies the scope of judicial review of agency actions to authorize courts reviewing agency actions to decide de novo all relevant questions of law, including the interpretation of constitutiona...
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2016-05-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4928IntroFirearms Transfer Improvement Act
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHJR91IntroConstitutional Amendment This joint resolution states that: the liberty of parents to direct the education of their children is a fundamental right; neither the United States nor any state shall infringe upon this right without demonstrating that it...
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5166IntroWINGMAN Act
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2016-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USHB2722Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on July 15, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint an...
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2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-148.
USHB699EngrossEmail Privacy Act Amends the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986 to prohibit a provider of remote computing service or electronic communication service to the public from knowingly divulging to a governmental entity the contents of any comm...
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2016-04-28
Received in the Senate.
USHB4856IntroThis bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to define "criminal gang." An alien who is or was a member of a criminal gang, or who participated in gang activity knowing that such participation will promote the gang's illegal activit...
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2016-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4884IntroControlling the Unchecked and Reckless Ballooning of Lifeline Act of 2016 or the CURB Lifeline Act of 2016 This bill prohibits the total amount of annual support that may be provided through the Lifeline program of the Federal Communications Commissi...
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2016-04-19
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 17 - 11 .
USHB4678Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Preservation Act (Sec. 3) This bill prohibits any action to modify, abrogate...
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2016-04-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 378.
USHB4938IntroFree File Act of 2016
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2016-04-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4785IntroDHS Stop Asset and Vehicle Excess Act or the DHS SAVE Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to make the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) responsible for overseeing and managing vehi...
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2016-04-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 376.
USHB4926IntroStopping Partisan Policy at the Library of Congress Act This bill directs the Library of Congress to retain the headings "Aliens" and "Illegal aliens," as well as related headings, in the Library of Congress Subject Headings in th...
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2016-04-13
To House Administration Committee
USHB4924IntroPrenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2016 This bill imposes criminal penalties on anyone who knowingly or knowingly attempts to: (1) perform an abortion knowing that the abortion is sought based on the sex, gender, color or race of the child, o...
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2016-04-13
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR674IntroRecognizes the efforts of linemen in keeping the electrical power on and protecting public safety. Expresses support for the designation of National Lineman Appreciation Day.
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2016-04-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4720IntroExpedited Family Reunification Act of 2016 This bill amends the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide that any unaccompanied alien child (UAC) who has not been a victim of a severe form of traffick...
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4651IntroDigital Security Commission Act of 2016 This bill establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on Security and Technology Challenges to assess, and make recommendations for policy and practice concerning, the issue of multiple securi...
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4791IntroUse Spending for Congressional Immigration Supervision Act or the USCIS Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to declare that all deposits into the Immigration Examinations Fee Account shall remain available to the Department of Ho...
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4860IntroUnited States - Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Act This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a joint United States-Israel Cybersecurity Center of Excellence based in the United States and Israel to leverage the exp...
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2016-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Committee
USHB4828IntroConscience Protection Act of 2016
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2016-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4818IntroModernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow's Needs Act of 2016 This bill amends the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to make it one of the purposes of the Act to extend financial and technical assistance to the states for the promo...
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2016-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB3472IntroAdjusting Davis-Bacon for Inflation Act Increases from $2,000 to $50,000 the contract threshold requiring the locally prevailing wage rate to be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federally-assisted...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB1671Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Government Neutrality in Contracting Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the head of any federal agency that awards or obli...
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2016-03-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 357.
USHB3566IntroAmends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to prohibit an alien who is not in a lawful immigration status from being eligible for any postsecondary education benefit unless every citizen and national of this countr...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHR665IntroCommends the Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction for its ongoing role in identifying and reducing waste, fraud, and abuse. Calls on: (1) John Sopko, the Special Inspector General, to brief the House Armed Services ...
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2016-03-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4022IntroNational Labor Relations Board Reform Act Amends the National Labor Relations Act to revise requirements with respect to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the Office of the General Counsel (OGC), and the process for appellate review. Increas...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB4822IntroPublic Employee Pension Transparency Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to deny tax benefits relating to bonds issued by a state or political subdivision during any period in which such state or political subdivision is noncompliant with...
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2016-03-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4773IntroProtecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act This bill declares that the proposed or the final rule of the Department of Labor entitled "Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Com...
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2016-03-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR343IntroCondemns the practice of state-sanctioned forced organ harvesting in China. Calls on China and the Communist Party of China to end the practice of organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience. Encourages the U.S. medical community to help raise aw...
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2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4739IntroGreater Sage Grouse Protection and Recovery Act of 2016
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2016-03-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHCR75EngrossDeclares that: the atrocities perpetrated by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) against Christians, Yezidis, and other religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria constitute war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide; all...
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2016-03-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3094IntroGulf States Red Snapper Management Authority Act This bill amends the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to direct the Department of Commerce to establish a Gulf States Red Snapper Management Authority (GSRSMA) that consists of...
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2016-03-03
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB2896IntroTaking Account of Institutions with Low Operation Risk Act of 2015 or the TAILOR Act of 2015 This bill directs the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporat...
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2016-03-02
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 34 - 22.
USHB2406EngrossSportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2015 or the SHARE Act This bill revises a variety of existing programs to expand access to, and opportunities for, hunting, fishing, and recreational shooting. Hunting, Fishing, and Recreationa...
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2016-03-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR615IntroExpresses the support of the House of Representatives for the Senate in its constitutional duty to vet and approve any nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court put forward by the President. Urges that the Senate consider only a nominee who has demonstrated ...
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2016-02-29
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4637IntroPuerto Rico Minimum Wage Improvement Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to authorize the government of Puerto Rico to enact law nullifying the application of the federal minimum wage in effect as it pertains to Puerto Rico.
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2016-02-26
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1475EngrossKorean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes a Wall of Remembrance, as part of the previously authorized Korean War Veterans Memorial, to include: a list by name of members of the Armed Forces who died i...
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2016-02-25
Received in the Senate.
USHR617IntroAuthorizes the Speaker of the House of Representatives to initiate or intervene in civil actions on behalf of the House of Representatives in a federal court of competent jurisdiction to seek any appropriate relief regarding the failure of the Presid...
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2016-02-25
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H943)
USHB3892IntroMuslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation Act of 2015 Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the Muslim Brotherhood has met the criteria for designation as a foreign terrorist organization, and (2) the Department of State should so designate it. R...
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2016-02-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 17 - 10.
USHB4547IntroBuild the Fence Act of 2016 This bill amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to direct the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to complete the required southwest border fencing by December 31, 2017. The Secu...
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2016-02-23
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB2017EngrossCommon Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise the nutritional information that chain restaurants and retail food establishments must disclose. The nutrient content disclosur...
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2016-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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