US Congress Representative William Keating [D]

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USHB5165IntroTo amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to provide a partial exemption to veterans from the eligibility requirements, and for other purposes.
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2016-05-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB1493EnrollProtect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the President should establish an interagency coordinating committee to coordinate and advance executive branch efforts to protect and pr...
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2016-04-29
Presented to President.
USHB1670Enroll(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...
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2016-04-29
Signed by President.
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.
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...
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2016-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB2494EngrossGlobal Anti-Poaching Act
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2016-04-28
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB5094IntroTo contain, reverse, and deter Russian aggression in Ukraine, to assist Ukraine's democratic transition, and for other purposes.
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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...
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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...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4599IntroReducing Unused Medications Act of 2016
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2016-04-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5056IntroAirport Perimeter and Access Control Security Act of 2016
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2016-04-26
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB5057IntroSafe Prescribing for Veterans Act
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2016-04-26
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4998IntroNuclear Plant Decommissioning Act of 2016
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2016-04-20
To House Energy And Commerce 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...
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2016-04-19
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry 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...
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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 ...
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2016-04-13
Received in the Senate.
USHB4407Intro(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...
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2016-04-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 366.
USHB4677IntroOfficer Sean Collier Campus Police Recognition Act of 2016
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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...
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2016-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Committee
USHB4841IntroCo-Prescribing Saves Lives Act of 2016
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2016-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB3862IntroCommunity College to Career Fund Act
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3790IntroDISTANCE Act
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB4433IntroWorking Student Act of 2015
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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...
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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...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions 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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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2016-03-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR637IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should establish a national goal of more than 50 percent clean and carbon free electricity by 2030 for the purposes of avoiding the worst impacts of climate change, growing o...
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHB4668IntroClarification of Federal Employment Protections Act This bill revises personnel management and merit system requirements that protect certain federal employees against discrimination to include a provision that prohibits personnel actions from being ...
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2016-03-02
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4401EngrossAmplifying Local Efforts to Root out Terror Act of 2016 or the ALERT Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide training at state and major urban area fusion centers for the purpose of administering...
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2016-03-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4238Engross(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...
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2016-03-01
Received in the Senate.
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.
USHB4617IntroThis bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require a school food authority that purchases fish or fish products for a school lunch or breakfast program to purchase, to the maximum extent practicable, fish harvested within U....
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2016-02-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR551IntroAffirms that the U.S.-Israel economic partnership has benefitted both countries and is a foundational component of the strong alliance. Recognizes that science and technology innovation present new frontiers for U.S.-Israel economic cooperation, par...
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2016-02-24
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4408EngrossNational Strategy to Combat Terrorist Travel Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the President to transmit to Congress a national strategy to combat terrorist travel. Such strategy shall address efforts to intercept terrorists and foreign fighter...
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2016-02-24
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4585IntroFederal Adjustment of Income Rates Act or the FAIR Act This bill increases the rates of basic pay for federal employees under the statutory pay systems (relating to the General Schedule, the U.S. Foreign Service, and the Veterans Health Administrati...
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2016-02-23
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4592IntroNaismith 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...
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2016-02-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB757PassNorth Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 TITLE I--INVESTIGATIONS, PROHIBITED CONDUCT, AND PENALTIES (Sec. 102) This bill requires the President to investigate any credible information of sanctionable activities by a person (individua...
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2016-02-18
Became Public Law No: 114-122.
USHR591IntroCommends the cooperative owners and the employees of the Farm Credit System for their continuing service in meeting the credit and financial-services needs of rural communities and agriculture.
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2016-02-17
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB4535IntroKeep It in the Ground Act of 2016
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2016-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB4521IntroLake Berryessa Recreation Enhancement Act of 2016 This bill establishes as the Lake Berryessa Recreation Area specified land administered by the Bureau of Reclamation that is underlying or adjacent to Lake Berryessa in California, including any impr...
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2016-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHR562IntroRecognizes the 67th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of Human Rights Day. Supports the ideals of human rights and reaffirms the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Encourages all nations to continue wor...
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2016-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR584IntroUrges the President to: (1) seek an independent inquiry into Tenzin Delek Rinpoche's death, and (2) publicly call for an end to China's repressive policies in Tibet each time the President meets with Chinese officials. Urges China to halt suppressio...
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2016-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB4499IntroPromoting Responsible Opioid Prescribing Act of 2016
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2016-02-11
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
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