US Congress Representative Jim McDermott [D]

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USHB2572IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent the extension of the tax collection period merely because the taxpayer is a member of the Armed Forces who is hospitalized as a result of combat zone injuries.
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2015-05-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2516IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the ability of health care professionals to treat veterans via telemedicine.
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2015-05-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR235IntroExpresses deepest condolences to and solidarity with the people of Nepal following the devastating earthquake on April 25, 2015. Supports the Administration's efforts to coordinate an immediate U.S. humanitarian response. Commends the efforts and h...
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2015-05-21
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
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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2015-05-21
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2100IntroGirls Count Act of 2015 Authorizes the Secretary of State and the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development to: (1) support programs that will contribute to improved civil registration and vital statistics systems with a focus on...
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2015-05-21
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR279IntroUrging respect for freedom of expression and human rights in Turkey.
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2015-05-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR225IntroRecognizes the significance of the 40th anniversary of the Fall of Saigon on April 30, 1975. Honors: the contributions of Vietnamese Americans to the United States over the last 40 years and their tireless commitment to upholding freedom and democ...
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2015-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB2449IntroTo prohibit discrimination in adoption or foster care placements based on the sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status of any prospective adoptive or foster parent, or the sexual orientation or gender identity of the child involved.
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2015-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2450IntroTo prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2412IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the credit for residential energy efficient property and the energy credit.
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2015-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2430IntroTo designate as wilderness certain Federal portions of the red rock canyons of the Colorado Plateau and the Great Basin Deserts in the State of Utah for the benefit of present and future generations of people in the United States.
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2015-05-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2429IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any discharge of income contingent and income-based student loan indebtedness.
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2015-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2434IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a refundable adoption tax credit.
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2015-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR275IntroExpresses support for the observance of National Asian American and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Recognizes the importance of: (1) culturally and linguistically competent services as a core element in reducing HIV/AIDS rates in Asian Amer...
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2015-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1943IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act of 2015 Requires the Supreme Court to promulgate a code of ethics for the Justices of the Supreme Court that shall include the five canons of the Code of Conduct for United States Judges adopted by the Judicial Conference of ...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USHR265IntroRecognizes that prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV is critical to stopping the spread of HIV worldwide and that the fight to eliminate pediatric HIV worldwide has been a priority for more than 13 years. Supports providing women with HI...
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2015-05-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2368IntroTo impose sanctions with respect to foreign persons responsible for gross violations of internationally recognized human rights against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals, and for other purposes.
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2015-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2378IntroTo establish an Office of Specialized Instructional Support in the Department of Education and to provide grants to State educational agencies to reduce barriers to learning.
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2015-05-15
To House Education And The Workforce 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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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1933IntroEnd Racial Profiling Act of 2015 Prohibits any law enforcement agent or agency from engaging in racial profiling. Grants the United States or an individual injured by racial profiling the right to obtain declaratory or injunctive relief. Requires fe...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1786IntroJames Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act Amends the Public Health Service Act to extend the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program Fund indefinitely and index appropriations to the medical care component of the consumer price i...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2033IntroNepal Temporary Protected Status Act of 2015 Expresses the sense of Congress that the extraordinary and temporary conditions caused by the magnitude 7.8 earthquake, its aftershocks, and additional damage in Nepal qualifies Nepal for designation under...
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2015-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2270IntroBilly Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act
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2015-05-14
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2967)
USHR263IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.
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2015-05-14
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2327IntroHmong Veterans' Service Recognition Act Authorizes burial in any open national cemetery under the control of the National Cemetery Administration of the remains of any individual: (1) who was naturalized pursuant to the Hmong Veterans' Naturalization...
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2015-05-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHJR52IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women.
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2015-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2309IntroFreedom from Discrimination in Credit Act of 2015
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2015-05-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2314IntroAccountability in Immigration Detention Act of 2015
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2015-05-13
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHJR51IntroRemoving the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.
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2015-05-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2238IntroCraft Beverage Bond Simplification Act of 2015 This bill allows taxpayers who are liable for not more than $50,000 per year in excise taxes on distilled spirits, wine, or beer to file and pay such taxes quarterly without the requirement to post a bo...
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2015-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2237IntroHelping Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits Act
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2015-05-05
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR251IntroRecognizes the National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges that children face in the foster-care system and supports the designation of National Foster Care Month.
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2015-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1891IntroAGOA Extension and Enhancement Act of 2015
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2015-05-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 70.
USHB2224IntroYouth Access to American Jobs Act of 2015 Directs the Secretary of Education to award grants to 10 eligible entities (partnerships among a local educational agency (LEA), a community college, and a state apprentice program or a joint-labor managemen...
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2015-05-01
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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.)
USHB2128IntroReal Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015
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2015-04-30
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2150IntroRaise the Wage Act
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2015-04-30
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2176IntroDuwamish Tribal Recognition Act
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2015-04-30
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2123IntroEnhancing Veterans' Access to Treatment Act of 2015
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2015-04-30
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2170IntroGhost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2015-04-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB1814IntroTo permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
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2015-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB344IntroManufacturing Jobs for Veterans Act Directs the Secretary of Labor, as part of the Veteran's Workforce Investment Program, to carry out a five-year pilot program (to be known as the Veterans Manufacturing Employment Program) to award competitive gran...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB242IntroAffordability for Constant and Continual Education to Enhance Student Success Act or the All-Year ACCESS Act Directs the Secretary of Education to award an additional Pell Grant to an eligible student who: (1) has received a Pell Grant for an award y...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB551IntroIDEA Full Funding Act Amends the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to reauthorize and make appropriations for the grant program to assist states and outlying areas in providing special education and related services to children with ...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB932IntroHealthy Families Act Requires certain employers, who employ 15 or more employees for each working day during 20 or more workweeks a year, to permit each employee to earn at least 1 hour of paid sick time for every 30 hours worked. Authorizes small e...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions 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
USHB1200IntroAmerican Health Security Act of 2015 Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives concerning recognition of health care as a human right. Establishes the State-Based American Health Security Program to provide every U.S. resident who is a U.S....
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB2103IntroStop Subsidizing Multimillion Dollar Corporate Bonuses Act
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2015-04-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1131IntroFairness in Student Loan Lending 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 charges on:...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB1391IntroSocial Security 2100 Act Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act (SSAct) to: increase the primary insurance amount formula factor from 90% to 93% for all eligible beneficiaries, beginning in ...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
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