US Congress Representative Peter Welch [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB4470IntroSafe Drinking Water Act Improved Compliance Awareness Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-02-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4521IntroTo transfer recreational management authority for Lake Berryessa in the State of California from the Bureau of Reclamation to the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-02-10
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB4520IntroTo posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Justin Smith Morrill, United States Senator of the State of Vermont, in recognition of his lasting contributions to higher education opportunity for all Americans.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-02-10
To House Administration Committee
USHR604IntroRecognizing the establishment of the Congressional Patriot Award and congratulating the first award recipients, Sam Johnson and John Lewis, for their patriotism and selfless service to the country.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-02-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB1475IntroKorean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2015 Authorizes a Wall of Remembrance, as part of the previously authorized Korean War Veterans Memorial, to include: (1) a list by name of members of the U.S. Armed Forces who were killed in ac...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-02-03
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4442IntroCONNECT for Health Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-02-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR591IntroCommending 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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR549IntroExpresses support for: (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and (2) the designation of LGBT Equality Day.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-01-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR558IntroDenounces the attacks on health care centers for women, providers of health care for women, and patients. Affirms that all women have the right to access reproductive health care services without fear of violence, intimidation, or harassment.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-01-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR569IntroCondemning violence, bigotry, and hateful rhetoric towards Muslims in the United States.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-01-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB653EngrossFOIA Oversight and Implementation Act of 2016 or the FOIA Act This bill amends the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to: require federal agencies to make information that is disclosable under such Act available to the public in an electronic, publi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-01-12
To Senate Judiciary 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]
2016-01-12
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB1321Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on December 7, 2015. The summary of the House passed version is repeated here.) Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-28
Became Public Law No: 114-114.
USHB4238IntroTo amend the Department of Energy Organization Act and the Local Public Works Capital Development and Investment Act of 1976 to modernize terms relating to minorities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHB4207IntroMedicare Fair Drug Pricing Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4185IntroPACT Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4215IntroCLEANER Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy Committee
USHB4212IntroCommunity-Based Independence for Seniors Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4187IntroSecure and Protect Americans' Data Act This bill requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to promulgate regulations requiring entities regulated by the FTC, common carriers, and nonprofit organizations to establish information security practices f...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Committee
USHB4208IntroAuthority for the Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant Act This bill authorizes the President to use the U.S. Armed Forces for three years against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), any closely related ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB158EngrossVisa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act regarding the visa waiver program to require that an alien, when applying for program admission, possess a valid...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-09
Received in the Senate.
USHB1076IntroDenying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act of 2015 Amends the federal criminal code to grant the Attorney General the authority to deny the transfer of firearms or the issuance of a federal firearms and explosives license to any ind...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-07
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Thompson (CA). Petition No: 114-3. ( ">Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB3871IntroStingray Privacy Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4073IntroChild Protection Improvements Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4079IntroSecure Refugee Process Act of 2015 This bill declares that no alien shall be admitted as a refugee: whose identity has not been satisfactorily established pursuant to Department of Homeland Security procedures, which shall address any insufficient,...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4179IntroFair and Clear Campaign Transparency Act This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission to require online public inspection files that must be uploaded to the Internet by television broadcast stations, AM or FM radio broadcast stations, cabl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB699IntroEmail 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-12-01
Committee Hearings Held.
USHCR99IntroExpresses the sense of Congress that: the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) continues to train the next generation of military leaders who are well equipped to defeat today's and future enemies, Congress is encouraged by the quality of le...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-30
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHR140IntroExpresses support for the designation of Blue Star Mothers of America Month.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB3720IntroWater Advanced Technologies for Efficient Resource Use Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Readiness Committee
USHB3351IntroCPI-E Act of 2015 This bill bases cost-of -living increases in benefits under the Civil Service Retirement System, the Federal Employees Retirement System, military retirement and survivor benefit programs, old-age, survivors, or disability insuranc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB3815IntroJustice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB3785IntroCorrecting Hurtful and Alienating Names in Government Expression (CHANGE) Act This bill prohibits an executive agency from using the following terms in any rule, regulation, interpretation, publication, other document, display, or sign issued by the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4059IntroMedicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-20
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1737Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act (Sec. 2) Declares without force or effect Consumer Financial Prot...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3716IntroEnsuring Terminated Providers are Removed from Medicaid and CHIP Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3713IntroSentencing Reform Act of 2015 This bill permits a court to reduce the mandatory minimum prison term imposed on certain non-violent defendants convicted of a high-level first-time or low-level repeat drug offense (including unlawful import, export, ma...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1384Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.) Honor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act (Sec. 2) Any person who is entitled to retired pay for nonregular (reserve) s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2194IntroEnergy Assistance for American Families Act This bill amends the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to reauthorize the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program for FY2016-FY2020. A state may use any allotment from funds appropriated for F...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB2660IntroWise Investment in our Children Act or the WIC Act This bill amends the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 and title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to increase the allowable age from five to six for children to participate in the Special Supplem...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB1619IntroPaycheck Fairness Act Amends the portion of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 known as the Equal Pay Act to revise remedies for, enforcement of, and exceptions to prohibitions against sex discrimination in the payment of wages. Revises the except...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB1434IntroBank 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 ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB2150IntroRaise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA) to increase the federal minimum wage for employees to: (1) $8.00 an hour on January 1, 2016, or, if later, on the first day of the third month after enactment of this Act...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB3265IntroStudent Financial Aid Simplification Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3372IntroFlexibility to Innovate for College Affordability Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB1466IntroSurveillance State Repeal Act Repeals the USA PATRIOT Act and the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 (thereby restoring or reviving provisions amended or repealed by such Acts as if such Acts had not been enacted), except with respect to reports to Congress...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB3177IntroSimplifying the Application for Student Aid Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require the Department of Education to provide for the use of tax information from the second preceding tax year (th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB2407IntroSchool Milk Nutrition Act of 2015 This bill revises the requirements for milk provided by the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and other Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs. The bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB2167IntroPublic Lands Service Corps Act of 2015 Amends the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to rename: (1) the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 as the Public Lands Service Corps Act of 1993, and (2) the Public Lands Corps as the Public Lands Service Corps (the C...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3359IntroTeacher Loan Repayment Act of 2015
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
Syndicate content
feedback