US Congress Representative Sam Johnson [R]

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USHB622IntroState and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the taxpayer election to deduct state and local general sales taxes in lieu of state and local income taxes.
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2015-04-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB529Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on February 20, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This bill makes changes to the rules for qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans). (Sec. 2) The Internal...
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2015-04-16
USHB1105IntroDeath Tax Repeal Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes for estates of decedents dying or for transfers made on or after the enactment date of this Act. In the case...
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2015-04-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB709EngrossPrevent Targeting at the IRS Act Amends the Internal Revenue Service Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998 to expand existing grounds for termination of the employment of an Internal Revenue Service employee to include performing, delaying, or failing...
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2015-04-16
USHB427IntroRegulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015 States that the purpose of this Act is to increase accountability for and transparency in the federal regulatory process by requiring Congress to approve all new major regulations. Revi...
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2015-04-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 10.
USHB1817IntroTo prohibit the provision of performance awards to employees of the Internal Revenue Service who owe back taxes.
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2015-04-15
USHB1800IntroGRIDD Act of 2015
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2015-04-15
USHB1795IntroPromoting Opportunity through Informed Choice Act
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2015-04-15
USHCR34EngrossAuthorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony to present the Congressional Gold Medal to the American Fighter Aces.
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2015-04-14
Received in the Senate.
USHJR42IntroDisapproves and nullifies the rule adopted by the Federal Communications Commission on February 26, 2015, relating to the reclassification of broadband Internet access service as a telecommunications service in the matter of protecting and promoting ...
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2015-04-13
USHJR10Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Reappoints David M. Rubenstein as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
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2015-04-07
Became Public Law No: 114-9.
USHB1475IntroKorean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2015 Authorizes a Wall of Remembrance as part of the previously authorized Korean War Veterans Memorial to include, in regards to the Korean War: (1) a list by name of members of the U.S. Armed ...
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2015-04-07
USHB1365IntroAmmunition and Firearms Protection Act
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2015-03-31
USHB1658IntroFederal Employee Accountability Act of 2015 Repeals provisions: (1) authorizing a federal employee representing an exclusive representative in the negotiation of a collective bargaining agreement official time for such purpose during the time such e...
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2015-03-26
USHB237IntroFTO Passport Revocation Act of 2015 Amends the Passport Act of 1926 to prohibit, with a discretionary exception for emergency or humanitarian reasons, the Secretary of State from issuing a passport or passport card to an individual who is a member of...
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2015-03-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHR139IntroCondemns violence against religious minorities in the Middle East and actions that limit their practice of faith. Reaffirms the commitment of the United States to promoting religious freedom around the world and protecting religious minorities faci...
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2015-03-20
USHB1148IntroMichael Davis, Jr. in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) and related federal law with respect to immigration law enforcement within the United States. Authorizes: (1) states or their politica...
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2015-03-18
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB1425IntroPreserve and Protect God in Military Oaths Act of 2015 Prohibits any change from being made, except by Act of or authorization by Congress, to the military oaths required for: (1) original appointment as a regular commissioned officer, regular warran...
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2015-03-18
USHB1021IntroProtecting the Integrity of Medicare Act of 2015 Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act (SSAct) to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish cost-effective procedures to ensure t...
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2015-03-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 29.
USHB1153IntroAsylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2015 Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit the government from bearing any expense of counsel for any person in a removal or related appeal proceedings. Adds an additional requirement in ord...
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2015-03-18
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 12.
USHB824IntroState Marriage Defense Act of 2015 Prohibits, in determining the meaning of any Act of Congress or of any ruling, regulation, or interpretation of U.S. administrative bureaus and agencies as applied with respect to individuals domiciled in a state or...
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2015-03-16
USHB986IntroConcealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2015
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2015-03-16
USHB997IntroEnglish Language Unity Act of 2015 Establishes English as the official language of the United States. Requires naturalization ceremonies and official functions of the U.S. government, subject to exceptions, to be conducted in English. Declares that ...
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2015-03-16
USHB1190IntroProtecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 Repeals sections of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (and restores provisions of law amended by those sections) related to the establishment of an Independent Payment Advisory Board to ...
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2015-03-06
USHB1298IntroNo Amnesty Tax Refunds For Illegals Act
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2015-03-04
USHB1149IntroProtection of Children Act of 2015 Amends the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to eliminate the special repatriation requirements for unaccompanied alien children (UAC) who are nationals or residents of a...
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2015-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 17 - 13.
USHB1147IntroLegal Workforce Act Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish an employment eligibility verification system (EEVS), patterned after the E-Verify system. (Eliminates the current paper-ba...
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2015-03-03
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 13.
USHB596EngrossThis bill repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, effective as of its enactment. Provisions of law amended by that Act are restored. This bill repeals the health care provisions of the Health Care and Education and Reconciliation Act ...
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2015-03-02
Referred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs.
USHB1179IntroPreserving the Work Requirement for Welfare Act Prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from finalizing, implementing, enforcing, or otherwise taking any action to give effect to the Information Memorandum dated July 12, 2012 (Transmitt...
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2015-02-27
USHB976IntroPatient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2015 Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to repeal the prohibition against Medicare participation by physician-owned hospitals that do not have a provider agreement by Augu...
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2015-02-20
USHB928IntroTo repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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2015-02-13
USHB940IntroHealth Care Conscience Rights Act
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2015-02-13
USHB815IntroAccess to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2015
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2015-02-13
USHB880IntroAmerican Research and Competitiveness Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) revise the formula for calculating the amount of the reseach tax credit, (2) make such revised credit permanent, and (3) allow a portion of the research credit...
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2015-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 12.
USHJR32IntroConstitutional Amendment Marriage Protection Amendment Defines marriage in the United States as consisting only of the union of a man and a woman. Prohibits either the U.S. Constitution or the constitution of any state from being construed to req...
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2015-02-12
USHB918IntroSocial Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip Elimination Act Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to declare that for any week in whole or in part within a month that a...
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2015-02-12
USHB893IntroBoys 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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2015-02-11
USHB703IntroRenewable Fuel Standard Elimination Act This bill amends the Clean Air Act to repeal the Environmental Protection Agency's renewable fuel program, which requires transportation fuel to contain a minimum volume of renewable fuel.
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2015-02-06
USHB775IntroMedicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2015 Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to repeal the caps on Medicare outpatient rehabilitation physical therapy services and speech-language pathology services.
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2015-02-06
USHB191IntroRepeal Executive Amnesty Act of 2015 This bill shifts from the Attorney General to the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) the authority to parole an alien temporarily into the United States, on a case-by-case basis, and in the Secretary's sole disc...
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2015-02-02
USHB235IntroPermanent Internet Tax Freedom Act Amends the Internet Tax Freedom Act to make permanent the ban on state and local taxation of Internet access and on multiple or discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce.
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2015-02-02
USHB555IntroFederal Exchange Data Breach Notification Act of 2015
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2015-01-30
USHB594IntroWaters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2015 This bill prohibits the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from: developing, finalizing, adopting, implementing, applying, administerin...
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2015-01-29
USHB612IntroNational Right-to-Work Act Amends the National Labor Relations Act and the Railway Labor Act to repeal those provisions that permit employers, pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement that is a union security agreement, to require employees to ...
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2015-01-28
USHB599IntroStop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2015 Requires the Internal Revenue Service standards and definitions in effect on January 1, 2010, for determining whether an organization qualifies for tax-exempt status as an organization operat...
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2015-01-28
USHB36IntroPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit any person from performing or attempting to perform an abortion except in conformity with this Act's requirements. Requires the physician to first determine the ...
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2015-01-22
USHB401IntroDetaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015 Revises and extends (until two years after enactment of this Act) prohibitions on the use of funds available to any U.S. agency (currently, to the Department of Defense [DOD]) to: construct or mod...
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2015-01-21
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H433)
USHB380IntroMedicare Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2015 Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish cost-effective procedures to ensur...
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2015-01-16
USHB287IntroAmerican Job Creation and Strategic Alliances LNG Act Amends the Natural Gas Act to deem consistent with the public interest an expedited application and approval process for the importation or exportation of natural gas to a World Trade Organizatio...
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2015-01-16
USHB30Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Save American Workers Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to change the definition of "full-time employee" for purposes of ...
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2015-01-12
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