US Congress Representative Peter Welch [D]

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USHB2048EngrossUniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015 or the USA FREEDOM Act of 2015 TITLE I--FISA BUSINESS RECORDS REFORMS (Sec. 101) Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of ...
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2015-05-23
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed was not invoked (Record Vote No. 194) entered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3314)
USHB2566IntroTo amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure the integrity of voice communications and to prevent unjust or unreasonable discrimination among areas of the United States in the delivery of such communications.
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2015-05-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2495IntroMaking supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2016 for the TIGER Discretionary Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-21
To House Budget Committee
USHB2564IntroTo accelerate the adoption of smart building technologies in the private sector and key Federal agencies.
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2015-05-21
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB6Intro21st Century Cures Act
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2015-05-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 51 - 0.
USHB2486IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to disallow deductions for the payment of compensatory and punitive damages to a government, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2474IntroTo require the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to impose fees and assessments to recover the cost of appropriations to the Commission.
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2015-05-20
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB91EngrossVeteran's I.D. Card Act (Sec. 2) Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to issue a veteran's identification card to any veteran who requests such card and is neither entitled to military retired pay nor enrolled in the VA system of patient e...
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2015-05-19
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2252PassTo clarify the effective date of certain provisions of the Border Patrol Agent Pay Reform Act of 2014, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-19
Became Public Law No: 114-13.
USHB2450IntroTo prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2412IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the credit for residential energy efficient property and the energy credit.
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2015-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2430IntroTo designate as wilderness certain Federal portions of the red rock canyons of the Colorado Plateau and the Great Basin Deserts in the State of Utah for the benefit of present and future generations of people in the United States.
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2015-05-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2429IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any discharge of income contingent and income-based student loan indebtedness.
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2015-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2410IntroTo authorize highway infrastructure and safety, transit, motor carrier, rail, and other surface transportation programs, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-19
To House Rules Committee
USHB2407IntroTo reverse declining milk consumption in schools.
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2015-05-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1943IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act of 2015 Requires the Supreme Court to promulgate a code of ethics for the Justices of the Supreme Court that shall include the five canons of the Code of Conduct for United States Judges adopted by the Judicial Conference of ...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USHB1942IntroSafeguard American Food Exports Act of 2015
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHR208IntroEquality for All Resolution of 2015 Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals are valuable, contributing members of society who deserve equal treatment under the law. Declares that: (...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1786IntroJames Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act Amends the Public Health Service Act to extend the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program Fund indefinitely and index appropriations to the medical care component of the consumer price i...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1832IntroInnovation Protection Act Establishes in the Treasury the United States Patent and Trademark Office Public Enterprise Fund (Public Enterprise Fund) to be used as a revolving fund by the Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) without...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USHJR52IntroConstitutional Amendment Declares that women shall have equal rights in the United States and every place subject to its jurisdiction. Prohibits the United States or any state from denying or abridging equal rights under the law on account of sex.
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2015-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR51IntroEliminates the time limit for ratification of the equal rights amendment (prohibits discrimination on account of sex) proposed to the states in House Joint Resolution 208 of the 92nd Congress, as agreed to in the Senate on March 22, 1972. Declares th...
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2015-05-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2272IntroIntelligence Budget Transparency Act of 2015 This bill requires the President's annual budget to include the total amount proposed for intelligence or intelligence related activities of each element of the government engaged in these activities in t...
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2015-05-12
To House Budget Committee
USHB2277IntroPassword Protection Act of 2015 Amends the federal criminal code to subject to a fine any employer who knowingly and intentionally: compels or coerces any person to provide the employer with a password or similar information to access a protected ...
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2015-05-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1969IntroMilitary and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act of 2015
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2015-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USHB2177IntroEnergy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2015
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2015-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB1899IntroCaregivers Expansion and Improvement Act of 2015 Extends to all veterans with a serious service-connected injury the eligibility to participate in the Department of Veterans Affairs program of comprehensive assistance to family caregivers of such vet...
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2015-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1031IntroPromoting U.S. Jobs Through Exports Act of 2015
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2015-04-30
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Heck (WA). Petition No: 114-1. ( ">Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB2132IntroTo require the Secretary of Energy to establish an energy efficiency retrofit pilot program.
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2015-04-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2125IntroKeeping Our Campaigns Honest Act of 2015 Directs the Federal Communications Commission to revise its sponsorship identification rules to require the disclosure announcements required for broadcast matter or origination cablecasting matter that is pol...
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2015-04-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2150IntroRaise the Wage Act
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2015-04-30
To House Education And The Workforce 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...
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2015-04-30
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2173IntroRedistricting Reform Act of 2015
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2015-04-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1814IntroTo permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
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2015-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB188IntroTransitioning to Integrated and Meaningful Employment Act or the TIME Act Directs the Secretary of Labor to discontinue issuing to any new profit or non-profit or governmental entity special wage certificates (which permit individuals with disabiliti...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB882IntroNo Child Left Inside Act of 2015 Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) to direct the Secretary of Education to award grants to states and, through them, competitive subgrants to eligible partnerships to support the implemen...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB846IntroStudent Non-Discrimination Act of 2015 Prohibits public school students from being excluded from participating in, or subject to discrimination under, any federally-assisted educational program on the basis of their actual or perceived sexual orienta...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB1674IntroPrivate Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2015 Amends the federal bankruptcy code to limit the non-dischargeability, except in cases of undue hardship, of educational loans to those made, insured, or guaranteed by a governmental unit, or made...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB1000IntroHumphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act of 2015 Directs the Secretary of Labor to establish a Full Employment National Trust Fund with two separate accounts for: (1) Employment Opportunity Grants to states, Indian tribes, loca...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB1131IntroFairness in Student Loan Lending 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 charges on:...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB12IntroVoter Empowerment Act of 2015 Voter Registration Modernization Act of 2013 Amends the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA) to require each state to make available official public websites for online voter registration. Authorizes automated ...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB649IntroStudent Loan Refinancing Act Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to allow a borrower of a loan under the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan program to modify the interest rate on such a loan so that its interest ...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHR234IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) all telephone service providers must appropriately complete calls to all areas of the United States regardless of the technology used by such providers, and (2) no entity may unreasonably ...
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2015-04-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2050IntroMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2015
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2015-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2073IntroHome Owner Managing Energy Savings Act of 2015
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2015-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2059IntroTo award a Congressional Gold Medal to Edwin Cole "Ed" Bearss, in recognition of his contributions to preservation of American Civil War history and continued efforts to bring our nation's history alive for new generations through his interpretive st...
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2015-04-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2066IntroTelehealth Enhancement Act of 2015 Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSAct) to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in order to provide a positive incentive for certain hospitals to lower their excess readmissio...
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2015-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB203Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed version is repeated here.) Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act or the Clay Hunt SAV Act (Sec. 2) Requires the Secretary of Vetera...
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2015-04-23
By Senator Isakson from Committee on Veterans' Affairs filed written report. Report No. 114-34.
USHB471Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Amends the Controlled Substances Act to de...
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2015-04-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1971IntroClimate Solutions Act of 2015
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2015-04-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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