US Congress Senator Edward Markey [D]

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USSB1072IntroA bill to require the Supreme Court of the United States to promulgate a code of ethics.
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2015-04-23
USSB1074IntroA bill to clarify the status of the North Country, Ice Age, and New England National Scenic Trails as units of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-23
USSB971EngrossMedicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015
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2015-04-22
USSB1042IntroA bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to permanently prohibit the conduct of offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf in the Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic, and North Atlantic planning areas.
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2015-04-22
USSB1044IntroA bill to enhance consumer access to electricity information and allow for the adoption of innovative products and services to help consumers manage their energy usage.
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2015-04-22
USSB1061IntroA bill to improve the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-22
USSB1060IntroA bill to improve the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-22
USSB1062IntroA bill to improve the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-22
USSR140IntroExpresses the sense of the Senate: (1) in remembrance of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide on April 24, 2015; (2) that the President should work toward an Armenian-Turkish relationship that includes Turkey's full acknowledgment of the fa...
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2015-04-20
USSB1012IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to strengthen the earned income tax credit and make permanent certain tax provisions under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
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2015-04-20
USSB977IntroA bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to secure the rights of visual artists to copyright, to provide for resale royalties, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-16
USSB1004IntroA bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to encourage the nationwide observance of two minutes of silence each Veterans Day.
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2015-04-16
USSB945IntroDry Cask Storage Act of 2015
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2015-04-15
USSB944IntroSafe and Secure Decommissioning Act of 2015
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2015-04-15
USSB962IntroA bill to extend the same Federal benefits to law enforcement officers serving private institutions of higher education and rail carriers that apply to law enforcement officers serving units of State and local government.
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2015-04-15
USSB964IntroA bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to provide for consultation with State and local governments, the consideration of State and local concerns, and the approval of post-shutdown decommissioning activities reports by the Nuclear Regulatory ...
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2015-04-15
USSB946IntroSafe Transport for Horses Act Prohibits a person from transporting a horse in interstate commerce in a motor vehicle (except a vehicle operated exclusively on rail or rails) containing two or more levels stacked on top of one another. Prescribes civ...
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2015-04-15
USSB142IntroChild Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 Directs the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule requiring liquid nicotine containers to be designed with special packaging that is difficult for children under five years of age to o...
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2015-04-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 35.
USSB900IntroUsed Car Safety Recall Repair Act Prohibits a dealer from selling or leasing a used passenger motor vehicle until a defect of the motor vehicle or motor vehicle equipment or noncompliance with a federal motor vehicle safety standard has been remedied...
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2015-04-13
USSR125Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Designates the first week of April 2015 as National Asbestos Awareness Week. Urges the Surgeon General to warn and educate people about asbesto...
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2015-03-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR 3/26/2015 S2088; text as passed Senate: CR 3/26/2015 S2054)
USSR124IntroRecognizes the accomplishments and example of Cesar Estrada Chavez, pledges to promote his legacy, and encourages the people of the United States to commemorate his legacy and to always remember his rallying cry, "Si, se puede!", which is S...
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2015-03-27
USSB885IntroNational POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015 Directs the Architect of the Capitol to: (1) enter into an agreement to obtain a chair featuring the logo of the National League of POW/MIA Families, and (2) place it in the U.S. Capitol in a suitable permanen...
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2015-03-26
USSB880IntroTransit-Oriented Development Infrastructure Financing Act Amends the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) to make eligible for TIFIA funding any projects to improve or construct public infrastructure located within walki...
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2015-03-26
USSB878IntroA bill to establish a State residential building energy efficiency upgrades loan pilot program.
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2015-03-26
USSB887IntroFederal Spectrum Incentive Act of 2015
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2015-03-26
USSB301Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 350,000 $1 si...
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2015-03-25
Held at the desk.
USSB857IntroHealth Outcomes, Planning, and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act of 2015
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2015-03-25
USSB844IntroA bill to repeal the medical device excise tax, and for other purposes.
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2015-03-24
USSR108IntroCommends the work of Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin in developing effective, safe vaccines for polio. Supports the Global Polio Eradication Initiative's goals and ideals and the international community in remaining committed to the eradication of polio....
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2015-03-24
USSB831IntroSmarter Approach to Nuclear Expenditures Act Prohibits the obligation or expenditure of funds authorized to be appropriated to the Department of Defense (DOD) for FY2015-FY2024: (1) for the research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) or p...
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2015-03-23
USSB824IntroPromoting U.S. Jobs Through Exports Act of 2015
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2015-03-19
USSB783IntroSunshine in the Courtroom Act of 2015 Authorizes the presiding judge of a U.S. appellate court or U.S. district court to permit the photographing, electronic recording, broadcasting, or televising to the public of court proceedings over which that ju...
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2015-03-18
USSB786IntroFamily and Medical Insurance Leave Act Establishes the Office of Paid Family and Medical Leave within the Social Security Administration (SSA), to be headed by the Deputy SSA Commissioner. Entitles every individual to a family and medical leave insur...
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2015-03-18
USSB773IntroTyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2015 Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require each institution of higher education (IHE) participating in a title IV program (except a foreign school) t...
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2015-03-18
USSB793IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to establish a program to refinance the unpaid principal, accrued unpaid interest, and late ...
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2015-03-18
USSB753IntroSocial Security and Marriage Equality Act Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act with respect to the determination of a valid marriage to account for marriages in jurisdictions other than a ...
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2015-03-17
USSB725IntroAlan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act
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2015-03-12
USSB707IntroOpioid Overdose Reduction Act of 2015
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2015-03-11
USSB700IntroREAD Act
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2015-03-10
USSR93Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Recognizes the courageous work of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemstov who dedicated his life to the fight against corruption and in support...
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2015-03-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSB677IntroGlobal Democracy Promotion Act Declares that foreign nongovernmental organizations: (1) shall not be ineligible for assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 solely on the basis of health or medical services (including counseling and refer...
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2015-03-09
USSR98Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week. Reaffirms the U.S. commitment to ending multiple sclerosis by...
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2015-03-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1311; text as passed Senate: CR S1309-1310)
USSB668IntroData Broker Accountability and Transparency Act of 2015 Prohibits data brokers from obtaining or causing to be disclosed personal information or any other information relating to any person by making a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or re...
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2015-03-04
USSB635IntroDrone Aircraft Privacy and Transparency Act of 2015 Amends the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 to direct the Secretary of Transportation to study and identify any potential threats to privacy protections posed by the integration of unmanned...
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2015-03-03
USSB617IntroRECALL Act
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2015-03-02
USSB527Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.) (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate to arrange for the pres...
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2015-02-27
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USSB586IntroNational Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act
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2015-02-26
USSB588IntroDetergent Poisoning And Child Safety Act of 2015 or the Detergent PACS Act of 2015 Requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to establish safety standards for liquid detergent packets to protect children who are younger than five years o...
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2015-02-26
USSB585IntroAmerican Natural Gas Security and Consumer Protection Act Amends the Natural Gas Act to prohibit exporting natural gas from the United States to a foreign country without first having secured an order of the Secretary of Energy (DOE) authorizing the...
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2015-02-26
USSR87IntroUrges the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, and other relevant U.S. government agencies and officials to work with the European Union and European governments to encourage further efforts to address anti-Semitism.
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2015-02-25
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