US Congress Representative Jackie Speier [D]

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USHB2983IntroDrought Recovery and Resilience Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3412IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, and title 39, United States Code, to provide the United States Postal Service the authority to mail alcoholic beverages, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3411IntroTo ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale.
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2015-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3337IntroTo facilitate efficient investments and financing of infrastructure projects and new job creation through the establishment of a National Infrastructure Development Bank, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3377IntroTo amend title II of the Social Security Act to credit prospectively individuals serving as caregivers of dependent relatives with deemed wages for up to five years of such service.
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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
USHB3378IntroTo direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules prohibiting deceptive advertising of abortion services.
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2015-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3381IntroTo maximize discovery, and accelerate development and availability, of promising childhood cancer treatments, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB985IntroConcrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015 This bill directs the Secretary of Commerce to issue orders applicable to manufacturers of concrete masonry products. Any such order must provide for the establishment of a Conc...
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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
USHR390IntroRecognizing July 28, 2015, as "World Hepatitis Day".
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2015-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3218IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 836 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, California as the "Special Warfare Operator Master Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Louis 'Lou' J. Langlais Post Office Building."
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2015-07-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3185IntroEquality Act
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2015-07-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB3163IntroAffordability Is Access Act
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2015-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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.
USHB3141IntroTeach Safe Relationships Act of 2015
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2015-07-21
To House Education And The Workforce 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
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2015-07-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2920IntroCaptive Primate Safety Act
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2015-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2721IntroPathways Out of Poverty Act of 2015 DIVISION A--EDUCATION TITLE I--STRONG START FOR AMERICA'S CHILDREN Subtitle A--Access to Voluntary Prekindergarten for Low- and Moderate-Income Families Directs the Department of Education (DoE) to allot matching ...
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2015-07-13
To House Nutrition Committee
USHB3045IntroCalifornia Water Recycling and Drought Relief Act
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2015-07-13
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB6Engross21st Century Cures Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) through FY2018. The NIH Innovation Fund is established to fund a strategic plan, early stage investigators, and high-risk, hi...
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2015-07-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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
USHB2979IntroMilitary Consumer Protection Act This bill amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act to extend Consumer Financial Protection Bureau oversight and protection to provisions under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act concerning: future financial tra...
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2015-07-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB893PassBoys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 350,000 $1 silver coins, and 300,000 half-dollar clad coins to commemorate the centennial of the founding of Father Flan...
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2015-07-06
Became Public Law No: 114-30.
USHB2732IntroHandgun Purchaser Licensing Act
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2775IntroRemote Transactions Parity Act of 2015 This bill authorizes both member states under the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement and states that have not adopted the Agreement (the multistate agreement for the administration and collection of sales a...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law 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
USHB2766IntroFilipino Veterans Fairness Act of 2015 Deems certain service performed before July 1, 1946, in the organized military forces of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts as active military service for purposes of eligibility for veterans' benefits th...
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2015-06-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHB2079IntroCourt Legal Access and Student Support (CLASS) Act of 2015 This bill makes procedures for the enforcement of arbitration agreements inapplicable to an enrollment agreement between a student and an institution of higher education (IHE). The bill also ...
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB2680IntroHALT Campus Sexual Violence Act
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2087IntroArbitration Fairness Act of 2015 Declares that no predispute arbitration agreement shall be valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute. Declares, further, that the validity and enfor...
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2015-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB160EngrossProtect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the excise tax on medical device manufacturers and importers. This repeal applies to sales in calendar quarters beginning after the enactment of thi...
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2015-06-23
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 125.
USHB2866IntroHealthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2015-06-23
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2858IntroHumane Cosmetics Act This bill prohibits testing cosmetics on animals, effective on the date that is one year after enactment of this Act. No cosmetic may be sold or transported if the final product or any component was developed or manufactured usin...
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2015-06-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB320IntroRapid DNA Act of 2015 Amends the DNA Identification Act of 1994 to require: the advisory board on DNA quality assurance methods appointed by the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to include members from federal, state, and local law e...
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2015-06-18
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR325IntroRecognizes Immigrant Heritage Month in honor of the role of immigrants and their children in shaping U.S. history and culture. Declares that the House of Representatives pledges to celebrate immigrant contributions to, and immigrant heritage in, ea...
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2015-06-17
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2602IntroPrioritizing Online Threat Enforcement Act of 2015
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2015-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
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
USHR313IntroSupports the designation of National Rosie the Riveter Day. Acknowledges the important role played by women in World War II.
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2015-06-12
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2738IntroHighways Bettering the Economy and Environment Pollinator Protection Act Authorizes as an eligible project cost for the construction of a federal-aid highway the cost of improving habitat and forage for pollinators (i.e. bees, birds, bats, Monarch b...
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2015-06-12
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit 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
USHB235Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act Amends the Internet Tax Freedom Act to make permanent the ban on state and local taxation of Internet access...
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2015-06-10
To Senate Finance 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
USHB2522IntroDirects the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct a three-year pilot program to assess the feasibility and advisability of awarding grants to veterans service agencies, veterans service organizations, and nongovernmental tax-exempt organizati...
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2015-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR297IntroExpresses support for the designation of National Mental Health No Stigma Week.
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2015-06-03
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB979Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Designates the mountain in the John Muir Wilderness of the Sierra National Forest in California as "Sky Point."
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2015-06-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources 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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