US Congress Representative James McGovern [D]

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USHB3304IntroForeign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2015
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2015-08-25
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research 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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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR348IntroSupports the right of the people of Ukraine to freely elect their government and determine their future. Urges the Administration to expedite assistance to Ukraine to facilitate the political, economic, and social reforms necessary for elections tha...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHR352IntroCalls for the designation of a Prisoners of Conscience Day. Requests that the President issue a proclamation recognizing Prisoners of Conscience Day. Encourages Members of Congress to raise individual prisoner of conscience cases in Congress, with ...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB2989IntroSouth Sudan Peace Promotion and Accountability Act of 2015 This bill states that Congress: (1) recognizes that there has been a failure of leadership in South Sudan that has left South Sudanese civilians in a protracted state of suffering, and that t...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR354IntroUrges the U.S. government to work with European governments and European law enforcement agencies encouraging them to: partner with, share information, and train Jewish community groups to strengthen preparedness and response to anti-Semitic attack...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHR394IntroCondemns Joseph Kony and the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) for perpetrating crimes against humanity and mass atrocities, and supports efforts by the United States, the African Union (AU), the international community, and governments in central Africa ...
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2015-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB3193IntroAnimal Emergency Planning Act of 2015
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2015-08-06
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3243IntroTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to clarify waiver authority regarding programs of all-inclusive care for the elderly (PACE programs).
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3308IntroSeniors Have Eyes, Ears, and Teeth Act
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3396IntroCommunities United with Religious leaders for the Elimination of HIV/AIDS Act of 2015
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3381IntroChildhood Cancer STAR Act
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3420IntroWeatherization Enhancement, and Local Energy Efficiency Investment and Accountability Act
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHB3268IntroPrevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2015 or the PAST Act This bill amends the Horse Protection Act to establish a new system for inspecting horses for soring, revise penalties for violations of the Act, and modify enforcement procedures. The soring of...
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Committee
USHB3337IntroNational Infrastructure Development Bank Act of 2015 Establishes the National Infrastructure Development Bank as a wholly owned government corporation. Makes the Bank's Board of Directors responsible for monitoring and overseeing energy, environment...
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2015-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment 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.
USHB1462IntroProtecting Our Infants Act of 2015 This bill requires the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to report on prenatal opioid abuse and neonatal abstinence syndrome (symptoms of withdrawal in a newborn). (An opioid is a drug with effects similar ...
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1725IntroNational All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2015 Amends the National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Act of 2005 to include as a purpose of state-administered controlled substance monitoring systems...
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
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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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2994IntroSafer Communities Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3051IntroBackground Check Completion Act
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR393IntroSupports policies to protect and expand Social Security and secure its long-term future in a fair and responsible manner.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3311IntroEnd Oil and Gas Tax Subsidies Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3377IntroSocial Security Caregiver Credit Act of 2015
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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
USHB3325IntroAzores Cooperative Initiative Program Act
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2015-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3395IntroTrafficking Reduction And Criminal Enforcement (TRACE) Act
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2015-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR66IntroRecognizes the 25th anniversary of the enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Encourages celebration of the advancement of freedom and the expansion of opportunity made possible by its enactment. Pledges continued work on a biparti...
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
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
USHB3364IntroAmerica Votes Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Administration Committee
USHB1607Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on July 16, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Ruth Moore Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress, by...
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2015-07-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR386IntroDeclares that the House of Representatives supports efforts to: provide child care assistance to all working families that need it; make child care affordable; guarantee that all families eligible for child care will receive it; improve the qualit...
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2015-07-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHCR65IntroExpresses the sense of Congress that the 2015 Trafficking in Persons report should have placed Malaysia in Tier 3.
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2015-07-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3221IntroHomeless and Foster Youth Achievement Act
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2015-07-27
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR383IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the July 16, 2015, attack upon members of the Armed Forces at the Navy Operational Support Center and Marine Corps Reserve Center and the Armed Forces Career Center in Chattanooga, Tenness...
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2015-07-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR378IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 2015 as "National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month".
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2015-07-23
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3185IntroEquality Act Amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. Defines: "sex" to include a sex s...
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2015-07-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB3164IntroPay Workers a Living Wage Act
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2015-07-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3163IntroAffordability Is Access Act
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2015-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3150IntroOne Social Security Act This bill amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to merge the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund into a new, res...
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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
USHB2915IntroFemale Veteran Suicide Prevention Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to identify: (1) VA mental health care and suicide prevention programs that are most effective for women veterans, and (2) such programs with the highest ...
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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. Requires the acquired land to...
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2015-07-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 160.
USHB91Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on June 22, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Veteran's Identification Card Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to issue a vetera...
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2015-07-20
Became Public Law No: 114-31.
USHB3090IntroAlzheimer's Caregiver Support Act
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR366IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3092IntroTo provide for the issuance of an Alzheimer's Disease Research Semipostal Stamp.
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR365IntroSupports the designation of National Dance Day to celebrate and encourage the national commitment to dance, dance education, and physical fitness. Acknowledges that dance is making an important contribution to health by encouraging physical fitness ...
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3040IntroDirects the Department of Defense (DOD) to develop guidelines for use, by the Secretaries of the military departments and the Department of Veterans Affairs, of unofficial sources of information, including eyewitness statements, to determine the elig...
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2015-07-17
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
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
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