US Congress Representative Jim McDermott [D]

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USHB5310IntroTo improve college affordability.
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2016-05-23
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5207IntroFreedom of Religion Act of 2016
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2016-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5288IntroConsortia-Led Energy and Advanced Manufacturing Networks Act
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2016-05-19
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB5290IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to qualify homeless youth and veterans who are full-time students for purposes of the low income housing tax credit.
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2016-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5285IntroTo amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require the annual human rights reports to include information on the institutionalization of children and the subjection of children to cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment, unnecessary detention, and...
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2016-05-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5273IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for regulatory relief under the Medicare program for certain providers of services and suppliers and increased transparency in hospital coding and enrollment data, and for other purposes.
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2016-05-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5274IntroStudent Loan Refinancing and Recalculation Act
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2016-05-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3471IntroVeterans Mobility Safety Act of 2015 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that an eligible disabled veteran provided an automobile or other conveyance is given the opportunity to make personal selections relating to the auto...
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2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3931IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 620 Central Avenue Suite 1A in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas, as the "Chief Petty Officer Adam Brown United States Post Office."
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2016-05-17
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR708IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the immigration policies of the United States should reduce automatic removal and detention, restore due process for immigrants, and repeal unnecessary barriers to legal immigration.
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5265IntroTransparency in Taxpayer-Funded Discrimination Act
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2016-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5261IntroProtecting the U.S. Corporate Tax Base Act of 2016
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2016-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5268IntroMedicare Beneficiary Enrollment Improvement Act
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2016-05-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3832EngrossStolen Identify [sic] Refund Fraud Prevention Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) require returns relating to employee wage statements, payment of wages in the form of group-term life insurance, and any payments required to...
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2016-05-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR733IntroRecognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster-care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster-care system.
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2016-05-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4238Enroll(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This bill amends: (1) the Department of Energy Organization Act to revise the definition of "minority" to mean any U.S. citizen who i...
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2016-05-13
Presented to President.
USHB5165IntroMedical Leave for Disabled Veterans Act
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2016-05-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB5147IntroBathrooms Accessible in Every Situation (BABIES) Act
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2016-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB5090IntroTo ensure that air transportation between the United States and the European Union complies with the intent of article 17 bis of the United States-European Union-Norway-Iceland Air Transport Agreement of June 21, 2011.
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2016-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
USHB2722Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on July 15, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint an...
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2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-148.
USHR710IntroRecognizing the 41st anniversary of the Fall of Saigon on April 30, 1975.
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2016-04-29
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2113-2114)
USHB5125IntroCorporate EXIT Fairness Act
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2016-04-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5157Intro21st Century Green High-Performing Public School Facilities Act
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2016-04-29
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB699EngrossEmail Privacy Act Amends the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986 to prohibit a provider of remote computing service or electronic communication service to the public from knowingly divulging to a governmental entity the contents of any comm...
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2016-04-28
Received in the Senate.
USHB5088IntroPIMA of 2016
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2016-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5069IntroCybersecurity Systems and Risks Reporting Act
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2016-04-26
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5044IntroMaking supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2016 to respond to Zika virus.
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2016-04-25
To House Budget Committee
USHB5025Intro2016 Tax Day Floods Supplemental Funding Act
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2016-04-21
To House Budget Committee
USHR694IntroDeclares that, whenever a moment of silence related to a tragedy involving gun violence occurs on the floor of the House, the Speaker shall announce on the next legislative day the standing committee (or subcommittee) designated to hold a hearing on ...
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2016-04-20
To House Rules Committee
USHR691IntroExpresses support for the designation of National Specialized Instructional Support Personnel Awareness Week. Recognizes that such personnel implement evidence-based practices to improve student outcomes. Commends the National Alliance of Specialized...
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2016-04-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR684IntroRecognizes the achievements and contributions of the valedictorians and graduating seniors of the class of 2016, and encourages them to utilize their skills and knowledge to benefit themselves and others.
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2016-04-15
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1567EngrossGlobal Food Security Act of 2015 This bill requires the President to coordinate the development and implementation of a comprehensive strategy to accomplish the objectives of promoting global food security, resilience, and nutrition consistent with ...
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2016-04-13
Received in the Senate.
USHB4912IntroTaxpayer Protection Act of 2016
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2016-04-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4657IntroPromoting Travel, Commerce, and National Security Act of 2016
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4646IntroFair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2016 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) authorize the Department of Justice (DOJ) to appoint or provide counsel at government expense to aliens in removal proceedings. The Department of Homela...
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4798IntroReuniting Families Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) to establish the fiscal year worldwide level of employment-based immigrants at 140,000 plus: (1) the previous year's unused visas, and (2) the number of unused visas f...
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB4844IntroRequiring Equal Sleep for Truckers Act of 2016 or the REST Act of 2016 This bill directs the Department of Transportation to revise federal regulations regarding hours of service of drivers to require that: (1) in the case of specially trained driver...
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2016-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USHB3512IntroPell Grant Restoration Act of 2015 This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to restore a student's Pell Grant eligibility for any period of time during which the student qualified for, or would have qualifie...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3992IntroStudents Before Profits Act of 2015
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4109IntroProtecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4223IntroProtecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates that Add to Debt Act or the POST GRAD Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to make graduate and professional students eligible to receive subsidiz...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4043IntroHigher Education Access and Success for Homeless and Foster Youth Act
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4433IntroWorking Student Act of 2015
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3690IntroWorkplace Democracy Act This bill amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to certify without an election an individual or labor organization as the exclusive representative of the employees in a un...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3514IntroWorkplace Action for a Growing Economy Act or the WAGE Act This bill amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to award back pay and additional liquidated damages equal to double the back pay, withou...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3862IntroCommunity College to Career Fund Act This bill amends the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to direct the Department of Labor to award competitive grants to eligible community colleges, four-year public institutions of higher education, tribal...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4013IntroEquity and Excellence in American Education Act of 2015 This bill authorizes the Department of Education (ED) to establish and administer several new grant programs. ED shall carry out the Equity and Excellence Initiative to provide grants to states ...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB3793IntroRuthie and Connie LGBT Elder Americans Act of 2015 Amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 to include LGBT individuals (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered individuals) within the purview of such Act, particularly their status as LGBT individual...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4385IntroCollege for All Act This bill directs the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to states to eliminate tuition and required fees at public institutions of higher education (IHEs). It also amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to: modify pro...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4376IntroPay Stub Disclosure Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to require each employer to provide an initial disclosure to each employee who is not subject to certain exemptions from minimum wage and maximum hour requirements within 1...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
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