US Congress Representative Jim McDermott [D]

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USHB3185IntroTo prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB3206IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income student loan indebtedness discharged in connection with closures of educational institutions, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3150IntroOne Social Security Act
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2015-07-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3160IntroFoster Youth Independence Act of 2015
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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
USHB3164IntroPay Workers a Living Wage Act
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2015-07-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB359IntroVeterans Dog Training Therapy Act Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a five-year pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing veterans' post-deployment mental health and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms thro...
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2015-07-22
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB1289IntroJohn Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act Authorizes the Department of the Interior to acquire by donation approximately 44 acres of land to include in the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, California.
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2015-07-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 160.
USHJR60IntroExpressing support for designation of a "National Lao-Hmong Recognition Day".
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2015-07-21
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR366IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce 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
USHB1607IntroRuth Moore Act of 2015 Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, in any case in which a veteran claims that a covered mental health condition was incurred in or aggravated by military sexual trauma during active duty, to: (1) accept as sufficient pr...
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2015-07-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 156.
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
USHB251Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Homes for Heroes Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Amends the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act to establish in the O...
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2015-07-15
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3071IntroSchedules That Work Act
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2015-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3068IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2015-07-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3069IntroNotario Victim Relief Act Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the time limit on the filing of a motion to reopen a removal proceeding if the basis of the motion is fraud, negligence, misrepresentation, or extortion by, or the atte...
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2015-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3060IntroStop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2015
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2015-07-14
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2270IntroBilly Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act Redesignates the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge in Washington state as the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge. Establishes, as a unit of the National Park System, the Medicine Creek Treaty Nati...
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2015-07-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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 .
USHB1338IntroDignified Interment of Our Veterans Act of 2015 Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to study and report to Congress on matters relating to the interring of veterans' unclaimed remains in national cemeteries under the control of the Nation...
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2015-07-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB2844IntroKeep Our Pension Promises Act
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law 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
USHB2972IntroEqual Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2978IntroThirteenth Amendment Commemorative Coin Act
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2015-07-08
To House Budget 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.
USHB2828IntroEqual Justice for Our Military Act of 2015 Amends the federal judicial code to allow for review by writ of certiorari of certain cases denied relief or review by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Declares that the time for application f...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
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
USHB2798IntroStrengthening Refugee Resettlement Act Requires the Department of Homeland Security to work with the heads of other relevant federal agencies to conduct a review of refugee processing with the goal of streamlining processing, consistent with maintai...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2314IntroAccountability in Immigration Detention Act of 2015 Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that persons detained pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act are treated in compliance with specified requirements regarding: (1)...
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2368IntroGlobal Respect Act Directs the President to submit to Congress a list of each foreign person that the President determines is responsible, or acted as an agent, for extrajudicial killings, torture, or other gross violations of internationally recogni...
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2889IntroCarried Interest Fairness Act of 2015
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2015-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2940IntroEducator Tax Relief Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax deduction for the expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers, to: (1) allow an inflation adjustment to the amount of such deduction for taxable years ...
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2015-06-25
To House Ways And Means 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
USHR339IntroCongratulates the people and the government of Mongolia on the 25th anniversary of the first democratic elections in Mongolia. Recognizes Mongolia's role as a global leader for emerging democracies. Acknowledges the shared interest of the U.S. gove...
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2015-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2865IntroTechnical Clarification to Public Law 113-243 Act of 2015
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2015-06-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2866IntroHealthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2015-06-23
To House Oversight And Government Reform 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
USHB2315IntroMobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015 Prohibits the wages or other remuneration earned by an employee who performs employment duties in more than one state from being subject to income tax in any state other than: (1) the state...
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2015-06-17
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 4.
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
USHB2737IntroFilipino Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2015
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2015-06-11
To House Administration Committee
USHB2740IntroGlobal Democracy Promotion Act States that, with respect to eligibility for assistance under part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, foreign nongovernmental organizations shall not be ineligible for such assistance solely on the basis of health...
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2015-06-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2430IntroAmerica's Red Rock Wilderness Act Designates specified lands in the following areas of Utah as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: (1) Great Basin, (2) Grand Staircase-Escalante, (3) Moab-La Sal Canyons, (4) Henry Mountains, (...
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2015-06-10
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2516IntroVeterans E-Health & Telemedicine Support Act of 2015 or VETS Act of 2015 Allows a health care professional who is authorized to provide health care through the Department of Veterans Affairs and who is a licensed, nationally registered, or certif...
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2015-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2614IntroAccuracy in Medicare Physician Payment Act of 2015 Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to direct the Department of Health and Human Services to establish and appoint an expert outside advisory panel for purposes of providing ov...
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2015-06-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2612IntroThis bill authorizes FY2016-FY2021 appropriations for the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention to conduct or support research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.
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2015-06-02
To House Energy And Commerce 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
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