US Congress Representative Chellie Pingree [D]

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USHB5373IntroTo improve Federal population surveys by requiring the collection of voluntary, self-disclosed information on sexual orientation and gender identity in certain surveys, and for other purposes.
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2016-05-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR758IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to establish a Permanent Select Committee on Aging.
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2016-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHR762IntroRecognizing the 75th anniversary of the opening of the National Gallery of Art.
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2016-05-26
To House Administration Committee
USHB1769IntroToxic Exposure Research Act of 2015 Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to select a VA medical center to serve as the national center for research on the diagnosis and treatment of health conditions of the biological children, grandchildr...
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2016-05-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 460.
USHB2460Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to enter into an agreement or a contract with each state ...
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2016-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR746IntroUrging the United States Soccer Federation to immediately eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with the same respect and dignity.
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2016-05-24
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5310IntroCreating Higher Education Affordability Necessary to Compete Economically Act
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2016-05-23
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5216IntroOpioid and Heroin Abuse Crisis Investment Act of 2016
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2016-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4336Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on May 10, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of the Army to ensure that the cremated remains of persons whose service ha...
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2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-158.
USHB5298IntroFood Date Labeling Act of 2016
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2016-05-19
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB4087IntroFair Treatment for Families of Veterans Act This bill revises the effective date for reductions or discontinuances of Department of Veterans Affairs compensation, dependency and indemnity compensation, and pensions by reason of marriage, remarriage, ...
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2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 14 - 8.
USHB5277IntroKeep America's Waterfronts Working Act
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2016-05-18
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB24IntroFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015 Directs the Comptroller General (GAO) to: (1) complete, within 12 months of enactment of this Act, the required audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Federal Reserve Board) and of th...
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2016-05-17
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4962IntroMulti-State Worker Tax Fairness Act of 2016 This bill prohibits a state from imposing an income tax on the compensation of a nonresident individual for any period in which such individual is not physically present in or working in such state or from ...
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB3691EngrossImproving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2015 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to extend support for residential substance abuse treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women through FY2020. The Center for Sub...
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2016-05-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5210IntroPADME Act
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2016-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5204IntroStop Taxing Death and Disability Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross income of an individual the discharge of student loans or private education loans due to the death or disability of the student. The bill also ...
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2016-05-12
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5195IntroBreast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2016
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2016-05-11
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5183IntroALS Disability Insurance Access Act of 2016
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2016-05-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5165IntroMedical Leave for Disabled Veterans Act
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2016-05-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB5131IntroVerifying Optimal Tools for Elections Act of 2016 or the VOTE Act of 2016 This bill amends the Help Vote Act of 2002 to direct the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to make a payment to each eligible state in which a precinct used at least one out...
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2016-04-29
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHR713IntroSupports: (1) the designation of National Small Business Week, (2) efforts to encourage consumers to shop locally, and (3) efforts to increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses and the impact of locally owned small business on ...
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2016-04-29
To House Small Business 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.
USHB1684EngrossForeign Spill Protection Act of 2015 This bill amends the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to make the owner or operator of a foreign offshore unit liable for removal costs and specified damages that result from a discharge, or substantial threat of dischar...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2615Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 12, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act (Sec. 2) This bill establishes the Virgin Islands of...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5071IntroInsourcing American Airport Jobs Act of 2016 This bill prohibits the President from regulating or prohibiting, directly or indirectly, the provision of technical services, otherwise permitted under an international air transportation agreement, in th...
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2016-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
USHB5073IntroEnsuring Useful Research Expenditures is Key for Alzheimer's Act or the EUREKA Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to establish EUREKA prize competitions to achieve high-priority break...
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2016-04-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5044IntroMaking supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2016 to respond to Zika virus.
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2016-04-25
To House Budget Committee
USHB4941IntroThis bill provides that the monthly stipend under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance program for a member of the reserve components of the Armed Forces who is pursuing a program of education using assistance under such program and performing certai...
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2016-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHB4935IntroStepping up for American Workers and Troops Act This bill directs the the Department of Defense (DOD), in the case of athletic footwear needed by members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, or Marine Corps upon their initial entry into the Armed Forces, to...
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2016-04-13
To House Armed Services 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.
USHB4916IntroThis bill amends the Veterans' Mental Health and Other Care Improvements Act of 2008 to extend the pilot program under which the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides covered health services in highly rural areas to covered veterans through qu...
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2016-04-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4654IntroKeeping Communities Safe through Treatment Act of 2016
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations 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
USHB4396IntroHeroin and Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Reduction Act
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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
USHB3988IntroMilitary and Veterans Education Protection Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require proprietary institutions of higher education to derive at least 10% of their revenue from sources other than ...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4184IntroFood Recovery Act of 2015 This bill amends the following to provide funding, expand tax deductions, and establish requirements to reduce food waste: the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act; the Internal Revenue Code; the Federal Food, Drug,...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education 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
USHB4524IntroChild Care Access to Resources for Early-learning Act or the Child CARE Act This bill amends title IV part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of the Social Security Act to make appropriations for FY2017-FY2021 to the Department of He...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education 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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2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2984Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Fair Ratepayer Accountability, Transparency, and Efficiency Standards Act or the Fair RATES Act (Sec. 2) This bill amen...
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2016-03-15
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4729IntroFederal Firefighter Pay Equity Act This bill includes in the determination of a federal firefighter's average pay for purposes of computing retirement and annuity benefits one-half of a firefighter's basic hourly rate times the number of overtime ho...
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2016-03-14
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4454IntroChris Kotch VA Education Access Act This bill makes eligible under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program an individual who is: (1) discharged or released from the Armed Forces (under current law, from active duty in the Armed Forces) due to a...
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2016-03-07
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHR637IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should establish a national goal of more than 50 percent clean and carbon free electricity by 2030 for the purposes of avoiding the worst impacts of climate change, growing o...
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHB4653IntroAssistance, Quality, and Affordability Act of 2016
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy Committee
USHB4681IntroCCAMPIS Reauthorization Act
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2016-03-03
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR629IntroExpresses support for the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Recognizes and honors the women and organizations in the United States that have fought for and continue to promote the teaching of women's history.
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2016-03-01
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H1054)
USHR633IntroRecognizes and honors: (1) the work of Meals on Wheels America and senior nutrition programs throughout the nation in addressing hunger, isolation, and the quality of life of seniors; (2) the volunteers for the programs; and (3) the role that March f...
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2016-03-01
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB4399IntroEqual Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act This bill amends the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act to repeal provisions that prohibit state or federal civil actions or administrative proceedings from being brought against firearm ...
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2016-02-29
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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