US Congress Representative John Lewis [D]

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USHR285IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) it is U.S. policy to oppose slavery, torture, racism, discrimination, and xenophobia; (2) the United States reaffirms its commitment to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights; (3) the U...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR394IntroCondemns Joseph Kony and the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) for perpetrating crimes against humanity and mass atrocities, and supports efforts by the United States, the African Union (AU), the international community, and governments in central Africa ...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB3355IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and clinical nurse specialists to supervise cardiac, intensive cardiac, and pulmonary rehabilitation programs.
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHCR66IntroRecognizes the 25th anniversary of the enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Encourages celebration of the advancement of freedom and the expansion of opportunity made possible by its enactment. Pledges continued work on a biparti...
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USHB3290IntroTo award a Congressional Gold Medal to Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the United States whose visionary leadership secured passage of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965, Social Security Amendments Act (Medicare) of 1965, Civil Right...
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2015-07-29
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR393IntroSupports 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
USHB3368IntroBack to Basics Job Creation Act of 2015
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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
USHB3274IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4567 Rockbridge Road in Pine Lake, Georgia, as the "Francis Manuel Ortega Post Office."
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2015-07-29
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3367IntroStephanie Tubbs Jones Assets for Independence Reauthorization Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2922IntroAdoptive Family Relief Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to declare that, if an immigrant visa was issued on or after March 27, 2013, for a child who has been lawfully adopted, or who is coming to the United States to be adopt...
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3071IntroSchedules That Work Act This bill grants an employee the right to request that his or her employer change the terms and conditions of employment relating to: the number of hours or times the employee is required to work or be on call; the location;...
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1607Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on July 16, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Ruth Moore Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress, by...
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2015-07-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3185IntroEquality Act Amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. Defines: "sex" to include a sex s...
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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
USHB3163IntroAffordability Is Access Act
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2015-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR371IntroUrges that a National African Immigrant Heritage Month be established to celebrate the significant contributions of Americans of recent African immigrant heritage to the history of the United States.
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2015-07-22
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3164IntroPay Workers a Living Wage Act
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2015-07-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3090IntroAlzheimer's Caregiver Support Act
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR366IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3092IntroTo provide for the issuance of an Alzheimer's Disease Research Semipostal Stamp.
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3105IntroEqual Dignity for Married Taxpayers Act of 2015
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2015-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR368IntroApplauds the United Nations General Assembly for uniting to honor President Mandela's contribution to international peace and freedom. Recognizes the global impact of President Mandela's legacy and commitment to nonviolence, respect, and dialogue. S...
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2015-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3091IntroMissing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program Reauthorization Act of 2015
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2015-07-16
To House Judiciary 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
USHR364IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Federation Internationale de Football Association should immediately eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with the same respect and dignity.
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2015-07-15
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3068IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act Requires appropriate military record correction boards or discharge review boards to review the discharge characterization of any former members of the Armed Forces requesting a review who were discharged because ...
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2015-07-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2880IntroMartin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2015 Redesignates the Martin Luther King, Junior, National Historic Site in the state of Georgia as the "Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park." Replaces the current boundar...
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2015-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB6Engross21st Century Cures Act TITLE I--DISCOVERY Subtitle A--National Institutes of Health Funding (Sec. 1001) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act (PHSA) to reauthorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) through FY2018. (Sec. 1002) The NIH I...
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2015-07-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3034IntroTo provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of George Henry White.
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2015-07-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2972IntroEqual Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2015
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2015-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3024IntroThis bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to repeal the prohibition against, and so permit, administrative or judicial review of any estimate used and any period selected for determining additional Medicare disproportionate s...
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2015-07-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2875IntroLaw Enforcement Trust and Integrity Act of 2015
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR344IntroUrges: states hanging the Confederate battle flag in public and state locations to remove the flag; states to discontinue use of the Confederate battle flag and its likeness on any property deemed governmental speech, including license plates; bu...
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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
USHR342IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States can achieve a more perfect union: through avoidance of "government speech" (as the state of Texas did in Walker III v. Texas Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans,...
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2015-07-09
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4971)
USHB2962IntroAmerica's College Promise Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR337IntroCalls on the U.S. government to implement specified sections of the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002 to: encourage representatives of the government of China and His Holiness the Dalai Lama to hold substantive dialogue to secure a negotiated agreement fo...
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2015-07-08
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2978IntroThirteenth Amendment Commemorative Coin Act Directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue the following coins in commemoration of the sesquicentennial anniversary of the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution: up to 250,0...
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2015-07-08
To House Budget Committee
USHB893Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on June 23, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 5...
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2015-07-06
Became Public Law No: 114-30.
USHB2410IntroGenerating Renewal, Opportunity, and Work with Accelerated Mobility, Efficiency, and Rebuilding of Infrastructure and Communities throughout America Act or the GROW AMERICA Act Prescribes requirements for environmental reviews with respect to state ...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB2767IntroAirport Security Act of 2015 Directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish a program to prohibit all but specified authorized individuals from possessing a firearm at a covered airport, including any individual who enters the...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR329IntroRecognizes that all Americans should be treated fairly and equally regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Acknowledges the struggle of the Stonewall protestors (human rights protesters at the Stonewall Inn in New York City on June 28, 1...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2866IntroHealthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2850IntroStop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to enter into cooperative agreements to reduce deaths from drug overdoses by: (1) purchasi...
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2847IntroElectrify Africa Act of 2015 This bill directs the President to establish a multiyear strategy to assist countries in sub-Saharan Africa implement national power strategies and develop an appropriate mix of power solutions, including renewable energ...
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2015-06-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2806IntroRecidivism Reduction Act Amends title XVI (Supplemental Security Income for Aged, Blind, and Disabled) (SSI) of the Social Security Act (SSAct) to require the reinstatement upon release of an otherwise eligible disabled inmate for SSI benefits whic...
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2015-06-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR328IntroCommemorates the inaugural International Yoga Day. Expresses support for the ideals of International Yoga Day and encourages all individuals to participate.
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2015-06-18
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR324IntroRecognizes the Islamic faith as one of the great world religions. Acknowledges the onset of Ramadan and expresses deepest respect to Muslims in the United States and throughout the world on this significant occasion.
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2015-06-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR322IntroRecognizes the unique challenges facing children who are growing up with one or both parents in prison. Recognizes that more resources and services need to target the specific needs of children of incarcerated parents in order to reduce the cycle of ...
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2015-06-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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