US Congress Representative Xavier Becerra [D]

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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.)
USHB2150IntroTo provide for increases in the Federal minimum wage.
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2015-04-30
To House Education And The Workforce 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
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
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
USHR221IntroExpressing support for designation of April 2015 as "National Stress Awareness Month".
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2015-04-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2025IntroTo amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for equal treatment of individuals in same-sex marriages, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR219Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects a specified Member to the House Committee on Small Business.
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2015-04-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1924IntroHispanic Opportunity Program in Education and Science Act Requires the Director of the National Science Foundation to establish a program awarding competitive grants to Hispanic-serving institutions to: (1) enhance the quality of undergraduate scienc...
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2015-04-21
To House Science, Space, And Technology 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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2015-04-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB979IntroTo designate a mountain in the John Muir Wilderness of the Sierra National Forest as "Sky Point".
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2015-04-15
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 21.
USHJR10Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Reappoints David M. Rubenstein as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
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2015-04-07
Became Public Law No: 114-9.
USHR172Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects a specified Member to the House Committee on Small Business.
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2015-03-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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...
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2015-03-25
To House Education And The Workforce 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 ...
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2015-03-18
To House Budget Committee
USHB1419IntroSocial Security Fraud and Error Prevention Act of 2015 Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act (SSAct) to appropriate from the Social Security Trust Funds to the Social Security Administration for ea...
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2015-03-18
To House Budget Committee
USHR118IntroRecognizes the historical significance of February 19, 1942, the date Executive Order 9066 was signed by President Roosevelt, restricting the freedom of Japanese Americans, German Americans, and Italian Americans, and legal resident aliens through re...
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2015-03-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR128IntroRecognizes the contribution of the Greensboro Four to the revitalization of the civil rights movement and their significance as a catalyst for the mobilization of college students coalescing in the formation of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Co...
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2015-03-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB908IntroCalifornia Coastal National Monument Santa Cruz Redwoods Expansion Act
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2015-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB431Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed 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 present...
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2015-03-07
Became Public Law No: 114-5.
USHCR23IntroExpresses the sense of Congress that the U.S. Postal Service should issue a commemorative postage stamp honoring the 50th anniversary of the three civil rights marches from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery, Alabama.
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2015-03-06
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E314)
USHB1286IntroChild Tax Credit Permanency Act of 2015
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2015-03-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1260IntroAmerican Opportunity Tax Credit Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning tax credits with a new American Opportunity Tax Credit that: (1) allows an income tax credit of up to $2,500 of the qu...
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2015-03-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1132IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1048 West Robinhood Drive in Stockton, California, as the "W. Ronald Coale Memorial Post Office Building."
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2015-02-26
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR124Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Natural Resources; (2) Science, Space, and Technology; and (3) Small Business.
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2015-02-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1063IntroElimination of Tariffs on Education for Children's Act or the ETEACH Act Amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to grant duty-free treatment to electronic educational devices designed or intended primarily for children.
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2015-02-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB902IntroEarned Income Tax Credit Improvement and Simplification Act 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the earned income tax credit, to: (1) make permanent the increase in the rate of such credit for taxpayers with three or more qualifyi...
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2015-02-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB861IntroDepartment of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 Provides FY2015 appropriations to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Provides appropriations for Departmental Management and Operations for the Office of the Secretary and Executive Ma...
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2015-02-11
To House Budget Committee
USHB828IntroPermits any enrolled agent properly licensed to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service to use the credentials or designation of "enrolled agent," "EA," or "E.A."
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2015-02-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB775IntroMedicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2015 Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to repeal the caps on Medicare outpatient rehabilitation physical therapy services and speech-language pathology services.
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2015-02-06
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB430IntroDisclosure of Information on Spending on Campaigns Leads to Open and Secure Elections Act of 2015 or the DISCLOSE 2015 Act Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to redefine the term "independent expenditure" as an expenditure by a perso...
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2015-02-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR77Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Oversight and Government Reform; (2) Science, Space, and Technology; (3) Small ...
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2015-02-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB197IntroRespect for Marriage Act Amends the Defense of Marriage Act to repeal a provision that prohibited a state, territory, possession, or Indian tribe from being required to recognize any public act, record, or judicial proceeding of any other state, terr...
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2015-02-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHJR22IntroConstitutional Amendment - Authorizes Congress and the states to set reasonable limits on the raising and spending of money by candidates and others to influence elections. Grants Congress and the states the power to implement and enforce this amend...
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2015-02-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR71IntroElects specified Members to the House Committee on Ethics.
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2015-02-02
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR54IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to restore mail delivery service standards in effect as of July 1, 2012.
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2015-01-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB20IntroGovernment By the People Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) to allow a refundable credit of 50% of qualified congressional House campaign contributions paid or incurred during the taxable year (contributions of cash by an individual t...
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2015-01-23
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR40Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Agriculture; (2) the Budget; (3) House Administration; (4) Natural Resources; (...
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2015-01-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB363IntroFirst Rhode Island Regiment Congressional Gold Medal Act Requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the First Rhode Island Regiment, collectively, in recogn...
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2015-01-14
To House Administration Committee
USHR30Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Appropriations; (2) Agriculture; (3) Armed Services; (4) the Budget; (5) Educat...
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2015-01-13
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR8Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Names individuals to fill six specified minority party employee positions authorized by the Legislative Pay Act of 1929. Authorizes the minorit...
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2015-01-06
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR7Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Agriculture; (2) Appropriations; (3) Armed Services; (4) the Budget; (5) Educat...
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2015-01-06
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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