US Congress Representative William Keating [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB5373IntroTo improve Federal population surveys by requiring the collection of voluntary, self-disclosed information on sexual orientation and gender identity in certain surveys, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR758IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to establish a Permanent Select Committee on Aging.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB5338IntroTo reduce passenger wait times at airports, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-26
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHR752IntroCondemning the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, and urging China to end the dog meat trade.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5216IntroOpioid and Heroin Abuse Crisis Investment Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5256IntroExpanding DHS Overseas Passenger Security Screening and Vetting Operations Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-20
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB4238Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This bill amends: (1) the Department of Energy Organization Act to revise the definition of "minority" to mean any U.S. citizen who i...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-157.
USHR374IntroCongratulates the people of Singapore as they celebrate 50 years of independence and nation-building. Reaffirms the close partnership between the United States and Singapore.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHR716IntroRecognizes the deep and abiding friendship between Ireland and the United States, sustained and strengthened by the ties between the people and shared values of such countries. Calls for enhanced U.S.-Ireland cooperation in undertaking multilateral ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-18
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5267IntroFighting Medicare Fraud Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4407Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5057IntroSafe Prescribing for Veterans Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR730IntroCondemns acts of sex trafficking. Urges emergency health care providers to understand the prevalence, characteristics, and indicators of sex trafficking and the important role such providers play in recognizing, helping, and rescuing victims.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4599EngrossReducing Unused Medications Act of 2016 This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to allow a pharmacist to partially fill a prescription for a schedule II controlled substance (such as a prescription opioid painkiller) at the request of a prescr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR728IntroReaffirms the U.S. commitment to promoting democracy, human rights, and the rule of law in Cambodia. Condemns political violence in Cambodia and urges cessation of human rights violations. Calls on the government of Cambodia to respect freedom of t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1493Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on April 13, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Protect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-09
Became Public Law No: 114-151.
USHB2494EngrossEliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt Wildlife Trafficking Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 459.
USHB5165IntroMedical Leave for Disabled Veterans Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB5090IntroTo ensure that air transportation between the United States and the European Union complies with the intent of article 17 bis of the United States-European Union-Norway-Iceland Air Transport Agreement of June 21, 2011.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
USHB1670Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.) National POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015 (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) to: (1) enter int...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-147.
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-148.
USHR712IntroSupports the designation of Mental Health Month to remove the stigma associated with mental illness and to place emphasis on scientific findings regarding mental health recovery.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR660IntroSupports the U.S. Stimson Doctrine to not recognize territorial changes effected by force, and affirms that this policy should continue to guide U.S. foreign policy. Condemns Russia's military intervention and occupation of Georgia and its continuou...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB5056IntroAirport Perimeter and Access Control Security Act of 2016 This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration to update: the Transportation Sector Security Rick Assessment for the aviation sector, the Comprehensive Risk Assessment of Per...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5094IntroStability and Democracy for Ukraine Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4240EngrossNo Fly for Foreign Fighters Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to study and report to Congress within one year on: (1) whether past weaknesses in the operation and administration of the Terrorist Screening Database (T...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4820EngrossCombating Terrorist Recruitment Act of 2016 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to incorporate the public statements of former or estranged extremists into its efforts to combat terrorist recruitment, including efforts to coun...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4698EngrossSecuring Aviation from Foreign Entry Points and Guarding Airports Through Enhanced Security Act of 2016 This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) of the Department of Homeland Security to conduct a comprehensive security risk...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5044IntroMaking supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2016 to respond to Zika virus.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-25
To House Budget Committee
USHB4998IntroNuclear Plant Decommissioning Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR694IntroDeclares that, whenever a moment of silence related to a tragedy involving gun violence occurs on the floor of the House, the Speaker shall announce on the next legislative day the standing committee (or subcommittee) designated to hold a hearing on ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-20
To House Rules Committee
USHB4570Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) 100 Years of Women in Congress Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-19
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHR690IntroRecognizes April as National Bilingual/Multilingual Learner Advocacy Month.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-18
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4403EngrossEnhancing Overseas Traveler Vetting Act (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of State to: develop open-source software based on U.S. Customs and Border Protection's global travel targeting and a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1567EngrossGlobal Food Security Act of 2015 This bill requires the President to coordinate the development and implementation of a comprehensive strategy to accomplish the objectives of promoting global food security, resilience, and nutrition consistent with ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-13
Received in the Senate.
USHB4841IntroCo-Prescribing Saves Lives Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4677IntroOfficer Sean Collier Campus Police Recognition Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Committee
USHB4433IntroWorking Student Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3862IntroCommunity College to Career Fund Act This bill amends the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to direct the Department of Labor to award competitive grants to eligible community colleges, four-year public institutions of higher education, tribal...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3841IntroSecurity and Financial Empowerment Act of 2015 This bill amends the Violence Against Women Act to require the National Resource Center on Workplace Response provide information and assistance through domestic violence or sexual assault coalitions and...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3514IntroWorkplace Action for a Growing Economy Act or the WAGE Act This bill amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to award back pay and additional liquidated damages equal to double the back pay, withou...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3790IntroDiversity in Science Technology and Nurturing Capable Educators Act or the DISTANCE Act This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Department of Education (ED) to award competitive merit-based scholarships to st...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHR658Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Condemns the terrorist attacks in Brussels on March 22, 2016, which murdered more than 30 innocent people and severely wounded many more. Expr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4800IntroThis bill directs the Department of the Interior, through the National Park Service, to convey 1.09 acres of federal land within the Cape Cod National Seashore in Massachusetts to the owner of 1.02 acres of non-federal land within the Seashore, if th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB4803IntroWomen and Minorities in STEM Booster Act of 2016 This bill requires the National Science Foundation to award competitive grants to enable eligible entities to carry out the activities specified below in order to increase the participation of women a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-17
To House Science, Space, And Technology 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4763IntroWage Theft Prevention and Wage Recovery Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to require employers engaged in commerce, or in the production of goods for commerce, to make certain disclosures to employees about their employment, i...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-16
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2984Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Fair Ratepayer Accountability, Transparency, and Efficiency Standards Act or the Fair RATES Act (Sec. 2) This bill amen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-15
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4640IntroVeteran Suicide Prevention Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to complete a publicly available review of the deaths of all covered veterans who died by suicide during the preceding five-year period. Such review shall inclu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Syndicate content
feedback