US Congress Representative Charles Rangel [D]

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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.
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2016-05-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5344IntroTo clarify that pilot programs that honor and reward organ donation are not preempted by Federal criminal law and that offering and accepting such benefits in accordance with a pilot program are not criminal acts.
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2016-05-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR753IntroExpresses support for the designation of June 2016 as National Gun Violence Awareness Month and June 2, 2016, as National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Calls on the people of the United States to: promote greater awareness of gun violence and gun sa...
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2016-05-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1769IntroToxic Exposure Research Act of 2015 Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to select a VA medical center to serve as the national center for research on the diagnosis and treatment of health conditions of the biological children, grandchildr...
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2016-05-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 460.
USHB3956EngrossVA Health Center Management Stability and Improvement Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to develop and implement a plan to hire a director for each VA medical center without a permanent director. Hiring priority shall be ...
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2016-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
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
USHB5207IntroFreedom of Religion Act of 2016
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2016-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security 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...
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2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-157.
USHB4336Pass(Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of the Army to ensure that the cremated remains of persons whose service has been determined to be active duty service pursuant to the GI Bill Improvement Act of 1977 are eligible for inurnment in Arlington N...
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2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-158.
USHB4923Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 25, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill declares the sense of Congress that it shoul...
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2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-159.
USHB4087IntroFair Treatment for Families of Veterans Act This bill revises the effective date for reductions or discontinuances of Department of Veterans Affairs compensation, dependency and indemnity compensation, and pensions by reason of marriage, remarriage, ...
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2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 14 - 8.
USHB5221IntroPreventing Tragedies Between Police and Communities Act of 2016
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2016-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
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
USHB2607IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7802 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights, New York, as the "Jeanne and Jules Manford Post Office Building."
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2016-05-17
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5012IntroRestoring Respect for Immigrant Service in Uniform Act
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5130IntroSIMARRA Act
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR714IntroRecognizes the significance of Fair Housing Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, upon the occasions of the 48th and 28th anniversaries of their enactment, respectively....
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5261IntroProtecting the U.S. Corporate Tax Base Act of 2016
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2016-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5124IntroEqual Justice Under Law Act of 2016
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5067IntroEmmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016 This bill permanently reauthorizes the Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2007 (Emmett Till Act) and expands the responsibilities of the Department of Justice (DOJ) and ...
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR708IntroSupports immigration legislation that: acknowledges that immigrants and their families have inherent dignity and are deserving of human rights; restores immigration system fairness by updating the definition of "aggravated felony"; rest...
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1818EngrossVeteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2015 Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a demonstration program for states with a shortage of emergency medical technicians (EMTs...
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2016-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR733IntroRecognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster-care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster-care system.
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2016-05-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5166IntroWINGMAN Act
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2016-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USHB3691EngrossImproving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2015 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to extend support for residential substance abuse treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women through FY2020. The Center for Sub...
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2016-05-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3209EngrossRecovering Missing Children Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the disclosure of tax returns and return information to officers and employees of state or local law enforcement agencies who are partnering with a federal agency in investigat...
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2016-05-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5195IntroBreast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2016
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2016-05-11
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB295IntroAmends the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to reauthorize, for FY2016-FY2025, Historic Preservation Fund activities related to the preservation and restoration of historic buildings and structures on the campuses of historically...
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2016-05-10
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 424.
USHR719IntroExpresses support for the designation of Health and Fitness Month and for efforts to educate Americans on the importance of a healthy and nutritious lifestyle.
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2016-05-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2494EngrossEliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt Wildlife Trafficking Act of 2016
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2016-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 459.
USHR681IntroHonors women who have served, and who are currently serving, as members of the Armed Forces. Commends female members of the Armed Forces who have sacrificed their lives in defense of the United States. Recognizes that female members of the Armed Fo...
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2016-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5165IntroMedical Leave for Disabled Veterans Act
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2016-05-03
To House Administration 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...
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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...
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2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-148.
USHB5058IntroFree Credit Score Act of 2016
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2016-04-29
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
USHB5150IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3031 Veterans Road West in Staten Island, New York, as the "Leonard Montalto Post Office Building."
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2016-04-29
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5125IntroCorporate EXIT Fairness Act
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2016-04-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4501IntroDistribution and Promotion of Rights and Knowledge Act of 2016 or the DPRK Act of 2016 This bill amends the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004 to authorize the President, through the Department of State, to: (1) distribute or provide grants to dis...
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2016-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
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.
USHB4919IntroKevin and Avonte's Law of 2016
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2016-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR675IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2016-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5113IntroInvesting in America's Small Businesses Act of 2016
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2016-04-28
To House Financial Services 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
USHB2615Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 12, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act (Sec. 2) This bill establishes the Virgin Islands of...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1684EngrossForeign Spill Protection Act of 2015 This bill amends the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to make the owner or operator of a foreign offshore unit liable for removal costs and specified damages that result from a discharge, or substantial threat of dischar...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5085IntroFair Chance at Housing Act of 2016 This bill amends the Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998 to replace the definition of "drug-related criminal activity" with "covered criminal activity" in connection with federall...
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2016-04-27
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR705IntroExpresses support for the designation of Men's Cancer Awareness Month. Urges public and private sector efforts to promote awareness, invest in research, and improve treatments for cancers disproportionately affecting men.
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2016-04-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5025Intro2016 Tax Day Floods Supplemental Funding Act
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2016-04-21
To House Budget Committee
USHB5018IntroElder Protection and Abuse Prevention Act This bill amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 to direct the Administration on Aging of the Department of Health and Human Services to: (1) ensure that all programs funded under such Act include appropriat...
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2016-04-21
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB4996IntroSensible Estate Tax Act of 2016
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2016-04-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
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