US Congress Representative James McGovern [D]

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USHB1725IntroNational All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1607EngrossRuth 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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2015-07-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs 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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2015-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3268IntroTo amend the Horse Protection Act to designate additional unlawful acts under the Act, strengthen penalties for violations of the Act, improve Department of Agriculture enforcement of the Act, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR386IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the availability of high-quality child care for working parents should be increased.
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2015-07-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR383IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the appropriate award of the Purple Heart to the Marines and Sailors killed or wounded in the recent attack at the Navy Operational Support Center and Marine Corps Reserve Center and the ...
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2015-07-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3221IntroHomeless and Foster Youth Achievement Act
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2015-07-27
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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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2015-07-23
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB3185IntroEquality Act
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2015-07-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB3193IntroAnimal Emergency Planning Act of 2015
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2015-07-23
To House Agriculture 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
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
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2015-07-22
To House Ways And Means 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.
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.
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
USHB3090IntroAlzheimer's Caregiver Support Act
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2015-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR366IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3092IntroTo provide for the issuance of an Alzheimer's Disease Research Semipostal Stamp.
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2015-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR368IntroApplauds the United Nations General Assembly for uniting to honor President Mandela's contribution to international peace and freedom. Recognizes the global impact of President Mandela's legacy and commitment to nonviolence, respect, and dialogue. S...
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2015-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3091IntroMissing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program Reauthorization Act of 2015
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2015-07-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3095IntroVeterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act
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2015-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB251Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Homes for Heroes Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Amends the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act to establish in the O...
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2015-07-15
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3071IntroSchedules That Work Act
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2015-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3068IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2015-07-15
To House Armed Services Committee
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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2015-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR365IntroExpressing support for dancing as a form of valuable exercise and of artistic expression, and for the designation of July 25, 2015, "National Dance Day".
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2015-07-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3067IntroChild Sexual Abuse Awareness and Prevention Act
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2015-07-15
To House Education And The Workforce 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
USHB2663IntroPublic Land Renewable Energy Development Act of 2015 Amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to extend from FY2010 through FY2020 the authorization for deposit and use of leases under the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970. Makes such funds available to the D...
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2015-07-13
To House Conservation and Forestry 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
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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2015-07-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1384IntroHonor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act Honors as a veteran any person who is entitled to retired pay for nonregular (reserve) service or who, but for age, would be so entitled. Provides that such person shall not be entitled to any benefit by rea...
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2015-07-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB1338IntroDignified Interment of Our Veterans Act of 2015 Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to study and report to Congress on matters relating to the interring of veterans' unclaimed remains in national cemeteries under the control of the Nation...
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2015-07-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB2871IntroKeeping Guns From Criminals Act
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2916IntroFire Sale Loophole Closing Act
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2917IntroEnd Purchase of Firearms by Dangerous Individuals Act of 2015
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2994IntroSafer Communities Act of 2015
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2015-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2867IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2015 This bill amends the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to allow a representative official of an Indian tribe, with authorization from the governing body of the tribe, to request one or more polling places to be located o...
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2015-07-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice 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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2015-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2962IntroAmerica's College Promise Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR353IntroHonoring the accomplishments and legacy of Juan Felipe Herrera.
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2015-07-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB2978IntroThirteenth Amendment Commemorative Coin Act
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2015-07-08
To House Budget Committee
USHB2984IntroFair Ratepayer Accountability, Transparency, and Efficiency Standards Act
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2015-07-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR310Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Affirms that the policies of aggression and ethnic cleansing implemented by Serb forces in Bosnia and Herzegovina from 1992 to 1995 meet the te...
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2015-07-08
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR337IntroCalls on the U.S. government to implement specified sections of the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002 to: encourage representatives of the government of China and His Holiness the Dalai Lama to hold substantive dialogue to secure a negotiated agreement fo...
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2015-07-08
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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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2015-07-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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