US Congress Representative John Larson [D]

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USHB1462IntroProtecting Our Infants Act of 2015 This bill requires the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to report on prenatal opioid abuse and neonatal abstinence syndrome (symptoms of withdrawal in a newborn). (An opioid is a drug with effects similar ...
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB3051IntroBackground Check Completion Act
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3285IntroReducing Disparities Using Care Models and Education Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR393IntroExpressing support for policies to protect and expand Social Security and secure its long-term future in a fair and responsible manner.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3411IntroTo ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale.
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2015-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3337IntroTo facilitate efficient investments and financing of infrastructure projects and new job creation through the establishment of a National Infrastructure Development Bank, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR400IntroCommemorating 50 years since the creation of the Medicare and Medicaid Programs.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHJR62IntroTo authorize the use of the Armed Forces of the United States against Iran if Iran commits a serious violation of its commitments or obligations under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3244IntroProviding Innovative Care for Complex Cases Demonstration Act of 2015
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2015-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR66IntroRecognizing and honoring the 25th anniversary of the date of enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
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2015-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3185IntroEquality Act
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2015-07-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB3150IntroOne Social Security Act This bill amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to merge the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund into a new, res...
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2015-07-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3019IntroVeterans Residential Care Choice Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), at the request of an eligible veteran for whom VA is required to provide domiciliary, nursing home, adult day health, or hospital care, or whom VA dete...
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2722EngrossBreast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins (to be made of "pink gold" containing at least 75% gold), 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 7...
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2015-07-16
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3105IntroEqual Dignity for Married Taxpayers Act of 2015
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2015-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3104IntroAmerica's Energy Security Trust Fund Act of 2015
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2015-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3086IntroWrongful Convictions Tax Relief Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a wrongfully incarcerated individual an exclusion from gross income for civil damages, restitution, or other monetary awards received as compensation for a wrongful...
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2015-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3068IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2015-07-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2857IntroTo facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2930IntroLong Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship Act
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2015-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB2920IntroCaptive Primate Safety Act
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2015-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB3050IntroAmends the Internal Revenue Code to allow tax-free rollovers from tax-exempt retirement plans, annuities, and deferred compensation plans into a simple individual retirement account.
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2015-07-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6Engross21st Century Cures Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) through FY2018. The NIH Innovation Fund is established to fund a strategic plan, early stage investigators, and high-risk, hi...
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2015-07-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1384IntroHonor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act Honors as a veteran any person who is entitled to retired pay for nonregular (reserve) service or who, but for age, would be so entitled. Provides that such person shall not be entitled to any benefit by rea...
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2015-07-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB2867IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2015 This bill amends the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to allow a representative official of an Indian tribe, with authorization from the governing body of the tribe, to request one or more polling places to be located o...
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice 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...
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2970IntroRebuilding American Manufacturing Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2962IntroAmerica's College Promise Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2963IntroBring Jobs Home Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) grant business taxpayers a tax credit for up to 20% of insourcing expenses incurred for eliminating a business located outside the United States and relocating it within the United States...
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2015-07-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR310Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Affirms that the policies of aggression and ethnic cleansing implemented by Serb forces in Bosnia and Herzegovina from 1992 to 1995 meet the te...
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2015-07-08
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2979IntroMilitary Consumer Protection Act This bill amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act to extend Consumer Financial Protection Bureau oversight and protection to provisions under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act concerning: future financial tra...
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2015-07-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2903IntroCraft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4875)
USHB2775IntroRemote Transactions Parity Act of 2015 This bill authorizes both member states under the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement and states that have not adopted the Agreement (the multistate agreement for the administration and collection of sales a...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB2902IntroSafe Schools Improvement Act of 2015
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2015-06-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2911IntroSmall Business Healthcare Relief Act
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2015-06-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2887IntroTime Off to Vote Act Entitles an employee to two hours of paid leave on the day of any federal election in order to vote. Gives the employer the right to determine the two-hour-period, excluding any lunch break or other break. Prohibits the loss o...
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2015-06-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1190EngrossProtecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Repeals sections of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (and restores provisions of law amended by those sections) related to the establishment of an Independent Payment Advisory ...
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2015-06-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2858IntroHumane Cosmetics Act This bill prohibits testing cosmetics on animals, effective on the date that is one year after enactment of this Act. No cosmetic may be sold or transported if the final product or any component was developed or manufactured usin...
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2015-06-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2795IntroFirst Responder Identification of Emergency Needs in Disaster Situations
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2015-06-19
To House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications Committee
USHCR57IntroExpresses support for National Men's Health Week.
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2015-06-18
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2654IntroPregnant Workers Fairness Act Declares that it is an unlawful employment practice for employers, employment agencies, labor organizations, and other specified entities to: (1) fail to make reasonable accommodations to known limitations related to the...
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2015-06-16
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2752IntroVolunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act of 2015 Amends Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax exclusion for benefits paid to volunteer firefighters and emergency medical providers by states and local governments, to: (1) increase the am...
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2015-06-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2493IntroWounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2015 Directs the Secretaries of Defense and Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly establish the K-9 Companion Corps program for the awarding of grants to assist nonprofit organizations in establishing, planning, designin...
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2015-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2676IntroBuild America Bonds Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to build America bonds, to: (1) make permanent the issuance authority for such bonds and the authority for payments to bond issuers, (2) make phased reductions in the cre...
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2015-06-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR294IntroExpresses the strong support of the House of Representatives for the continuation of the Perkins Loan Program in order to provide educational opportunities to future generations of students who need low-cost financing to make their dreams of higher e...
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2015-06-03
To House Education And The Workforce 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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2015-06-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice 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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2015-06-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2173IntroRedistricting Reform Act of 2015 Prohibits a state that has been redistricted after an apportionment from being redistricted again until after the next apportionment of Representatives, unless the state is ordered by a court to conduct a subsequent r...
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2015-06-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2461IntroAmends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act, with respect to the establishment of physicians' fee schedules, to extend for 2016 and each subsequent year the classification of dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry services as imaging services ...
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2015-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB606Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed version is repeated here.) Don't Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross i...
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2015-05-22
Became Public Law No: 114-14.
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