US Congress Representative Peter Welch [D]

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USHB6431EngrossPromoting Travel, Commerce, and National Security Act of 2016
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2016-12-08
Received in the Senate.
USHB6504IntroTo prohibit the use of United States Government funds to provide assistance to Al Qaeda, Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and to countries supporting those organizations, and for other purposes.
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2016-12-08
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR952IntroRecognizing the immense contributions of Congressman Michael M. Honda throughout his tenure in Congress.
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2016-12-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB6501IntroTo establish within the Food and Drug Administration the Prescription Drug and Medical Device Price Review Board to regulate the prices of certain prescription drugs and medical devices, and for other purposes.
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2016-12-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4665PassOutdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Commerce to enter into a joint memorandum with the Department of Agriculture and the Department of the Interior to conduct, acting through the Bureau...
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2016-12-08
Became Public Law No: 114-249.
USHB756EngrossStreamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2015 This bill amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to direct the Department of Energy's Office of Energy and Renewable Energy to establish a clearinghouse to disseminate information regardin...
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2016-12-07
Received in the Senate.
USHB6375EngrossPower And Security Systems (PASS) Act
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2016-12-07
Received in the Senate.
USHB3381EngrossChildhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2015 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to permit the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to collect the medical specimens ...
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2016-12-07
Received in the Senate.
USHR939IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that access to digital communications tools and connectivity is necessary to prepare youth in the United States to compete in the 21st century economy. Expresses the sense of the House of Represent...
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2016-12-06
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 414 - 1 (Roll no. 605). (text: CR H7200-7201)
USHB2726EngrossApollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue gold, silver, half-dollar clad, and proof silver coins in recognition and celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first manned lan...
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2016-12-06
Received in the Senate.
USHB6340IntroPresidential Accountability Act
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2016-12-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2992EngrossMerchant Marine of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award, on behalf of Congress, of a single gold medal to the U.S...
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2016-12-01
Received in the Senate.
USHCR178IntroClarifying any potential misunderstanding as to whether actions taken by President-elect Donald Trump constitute a violation of the Emoluments Clause, and calling on President-elect Trump to divest his interest in, and sever his relationship to, the ...
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2016-12-01
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB799IntroNorth Country National Scenic Trail Route Adjustment Act Amends the National Trails System Act to extend the North Country National Scenic Trail into Vermont.
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2016-11-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR936IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all students should have access to the digital tools necessary to further their education and compete in the 21st century economy. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that all ...
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2016-11-29
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB845PassNational Forest System Trails Stewardship Act (Sec. 4) This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to publish a national strategy to significantly increase the role of volunteers and partners in trail maintenance. The strategy shall: augme...
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2016-11-28
Became Public Law No: 114-245.
USHB6378IntroPATH Fairness Act of 2016
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2016-11-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2566EngrossImproving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require intermediate providers that offer the capability to transmit voice communications and signaling information from one destinat...
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2016-11-16
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 668.
USHB1209EngrossImproving Access to Maternity Care Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Health Resources and Services Administration to designate maternity care health professional shortage areas and review these designations at least an...
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2016-11-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1192EngrossNational Clinical Care Commission Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to establish within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) the National Clinical Care Commission to evaluate and recommend solutions regarding be...
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2016-11-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4365EngrossProtecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2016 This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to direct the Drug Enforcement Administration to register an emergency medical services (EMS) agency as an entity authorized to dispense con...
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2016-11-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB6318IntroFair Pay for Presidential Protection Act
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2016-11-15
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2669EngrossAnti-Spoofing Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to expand the prohibition against knowingly transmitting misleading or inaccurate caller identification information to apply to: (1) persons outside the United States ...
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2016-11-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5341IntroTo amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for recalculation of basic annuity benefits for certain air traffic controllers, and for other purposes. This bill: (1) provides that calculation of the basic annuity benefits for an air traffic contro...
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2016-11-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 645.
USHB1475PassKorean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Korean War Veterans Memorial Foundation, Inc., to construct a Wall of Remembrance at the site of the Korean War Veterans Memorial. The wall shall include a...
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2016-10-07
Became Public Law No: 114-230.
USHB5679IntroPre-College Engineering Education Act
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2016-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5628IntroTimber Innovation Act of 2016 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a performance-driven research and development program to advance tall wood building construction in the United States. "Tall wood building" means a buil...
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2016-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5489IntroAgriculture Environmental Stewardship Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow energy tax credits through 2020 for investments in: (1) qualified biogas property, or (2) qualified manure resource recovery property. The bill also...
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2016-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB2615PassVirgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act (Sec. 2) This bill establishes the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission to carry out activities to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the date the U.S. Virgin Island...
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2016-09-29
Became Public Law No: 114-224. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6101IntroACO Improvement Act of 2016
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2016-09-28
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB6212IntroSCORE Act of 2016 Scoring Calculations for Our Residential Energy Act of 2016
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2016-09-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6174IntroClosing Loopholes for Orphan Drugs Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to revise the 340B Drug Pricing Program, which currently requires drug manufacturers to discount orphan drugs (drugs for rare conditions) for certain entities cover...
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2016-09-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR882IntroEncouraging the observance of the week beginning on October 9, 2016, as "National Wildlife Refuge Week". Encourages the observance of National Wildlife Refuge Week. Acknowledges the importance of national wildlife refuges for their recreational oppor...
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2016-09-26
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB5625EngrossModernizing Government Travel Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to prescribe regulations to provide for the reimbursement of federal employees traveling on official business for the use of a transportation netw...
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2016-09-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5064EngrossImproving Small Business Cyber Security Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Small Business Act to authorize the Small Business Administration (SBA) to make grants to small business development centers (SBDCs) in furtherance of a Small Business ...
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2016-09-22
Received in the Senate.
USHB2315EngrossMobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015 (Sec.2) This bill prohibits the wages or other remuneration earned by an employee who performs employment duties in more than one state from being subject to income tax in any state other t...
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2016-09-22
Received in the Senate.
USHB6059IntroTransparency in Energy Production Act of 2016
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2016-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHR220IntroCondemning the Government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights. Condemns the government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority an...
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2016-09-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5155IntroAssisting America's Dislocated Miners Act of 2016 This bill establishes within the Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration a Dislocated Miners Assistance Program. The program shall contract with comprehensive career centers to: i...
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB5844IntroACTION for National Service Act America's Call To Improve Opportunities Now for National Service Act This bill amends the National and Community Service Act of 1990 and the Domestic Volunteer Service Act of 1973 to reestablish the Corporation for Nat...
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB6043IntroFair Accountability and Innovative Research Drug Pricing Act of 2016 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require manufacturers of certain drugs and biological products to report to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) price...
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2016-09-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB921EngrossSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2016 Provides that for purposes of medical professional liability insurance or civil and criminal malpractice liability determinations, a physician or athletic trainer (covered sports medicine professional) wh...
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2016-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1301EngrossAmateur Radio Parity Act of 2016 (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to amend station antenna structure regulations to prohibit a private land use restriction from applying to amateur radio stations if the restricti...
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2016-09-13
Received in the Senate.
USHB2817IntroNational Historic Preservation Amendments Act (Sec. 2) This bill extends the Historic Preservation Fund through FY2023. The Department of the Interior may accept nominations by federal agencies for the inclusion of properties on the National Register...
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2016-09-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 576.
USHB5951IntroImproving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Spending Act
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2016-09-12
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR847IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives about a national strategy for the Internet of Things to promote economic growth and consumer empowerment. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should: (1) deve...
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2016-09-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR810IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the life and work of Elie Wiesel in promoting human rights, peace, and Holocaust remembrance. Extends the deepest sympathies of the House of Representatives to the members of the family o...
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2016-09-12
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5259)
USHB5980IntroMark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act This bill includes veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands between January 1, 1977, and December 31, 1980, as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of the D...
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2016-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USHR752IntroCondemning the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, and urging China to end the dog meat trade. Condemns the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, because it: (1) is a spectacle of extreme animal cruelty, (2) is a commercial activity not grounded in Chine...
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2016-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB5851IntroRefugee Protection Act of 2016
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2016-08-17
To House Subcommittee on Human Resources Committee
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