US Congress Representative Charles Boustany [R]

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USHB22Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Hire More Heroes Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to add a provision to exempt any employee with coverage under a health ...
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2015-07-27
S.AMDT.2418 Amendment SA 2418 proposed by Senator McConnell to Amendment SA 2417. (consideration: CR S5922; text: CR S5922)Of a perfecting nature.
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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2015-07-27
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 380 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 427 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. Resolution also provides for proceedings of the House during the period from July 30, 2015, through September 7, 2015.
USHB1994IntroVA Accountability Act of 2015 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to remove or demote a VA employee based on performance or misconduct. The VA may also remove such individual from the civil service or demote the individual ...
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2015-07-27
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, H. Rept. 114-225, Part II.
USHB1300IntroFirst Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), for the purpose of domestic preparedness for and collective response to terrorism, to: (1) make available surplus ...
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2015-07-27
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB3216IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the emergency hospital care furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to certain veterans.
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2015-07-27
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR379IntroReaffirming the role of the House of Representatives in the review and approval or disapproval of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action relating to the nuclear program of Iran.
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2015-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3197IntroTo prohibit Federal funding to entities that do not certify the entities will not perform, or provide any funding to any other entity that performs, an abortion.
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2015-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1862IntroVeterans' Credit Protection Act Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to: (1) conduct outreach to inform veterans of how to resolve credit issues caused by a delayed payment of a claim for emergency hospital care, medical services, or othe...
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2015-07-22
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB2464IntroDemanding Accountability for Veterans Act of 2015
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2015-07-22
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB3161IntroTimber Revitalization and Economic Enhancement Act of 2015
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2015-07-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3134IntroDefund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015 This bill prohibits, for a one-year period, the availability of federal funds for any purpose to Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc., or any of its affiliates or clinics, unless they certify that the a...
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2015-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3127IntroKisatchie National Forest Land Conveyance Act
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2015-07-21
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB3094IntroGulf States Red Snapper Management Authority Act
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2015-07-16
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB3082IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5919 Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the "Daryle Holloway Post Office Building."
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2015-07-15
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3081IntroTELE-MED Act of 2015
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2015-07-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3053IntroMedicare Ventricular Assist Device Access Act of 2015
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2015-07-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR360IntroCommends the National Collegiate Honors Council, its officers, staff, members, institutions, and students on the 50th anniversary of the Council.
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2015-07-10
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3024IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit review of certain Medicare payment determinations for disproportionate share hospitals, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3022IntroTo require that Grambling State University be eligible to receive funds under the Act of August 30, 1890.
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2015-07-10
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB702IntroAmends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to repeal authority to restrict the export of: (1) coal, petroleum products, natural gas, or petrochemical feedstocks; and (2) supplies of materials or equipment necessary to maintain or further explorati...
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2015-07-09
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2214IntroDisabled Veterans' Access to Medical Exams Improvement Act Amends the Veterans Benefits Act of 2003 to extend until December 31, 2017, the authority of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide for persons other than VA employees (i.e., cont...
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2015-07-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB3014IntroMedical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2015
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2015-07-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2903IntroCraft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2015
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2015-07-08
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4875)
USHB2952IntroImproving Employment Outcomes of TANF Recipients This bill amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of the Social Security Act to replace the current program of bonus grants for high performing states with a program ...
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2015-07-07
To House Ways And Means 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.
USHB2710IntroLawful Purpose and Self Defense Act
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2758IntroThis bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that a returning H-2B alien (temporary nonagricultural worker) who has already been counted toward the applicable numerical limitation during one of the three preceding fiscal years: (1)...
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2015-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2911IntroSmall Business Healthcare Relief Act
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2015-06-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR340Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Returns to the Senate H.B. 1735 (National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016) with the Senate amendment because, in the opinion of ...
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2015-06-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2937IntroCuban Military Transparency Act This bill prohibits a U.S. person from engaging in any financial transaction with or transfer of funds to: the Ministry of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Cuba or the Ministry of the Interior of Cuba (or any of the...
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2015-06-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1190EngrossProtecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) 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 ...
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2015-06-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB303IntroRetired Pay Restoration Act Expresses the sense of Congress that military retired pay should not be reduced because a military retiree is also eligible for veterans' disability compensation awarded for a service-connected disability. Allows the rece...
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2015-06-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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.
USHB2846IntroPlanning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act of 2015 Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of cancer care planning and coordination services.
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2015-06-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2852IntroFLORICH Act or Founding Legacies of Reserve Integral Combat-training Heroes Act of 2015 This bill makes eligible for burial in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, any member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces who dies while on i...
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2015-06-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2838IntroCharitable Agricultural Research Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow a tax deduction for charitable contributions to agricultural research organizations directly engaged in the continuous active conduct of research in conjunc...
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2015-06-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2315IntroMobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015 Prohibits the wages or other remuneration earned by an employee who performs employment duties in more than one state from being subject to income tax in any state other than: (1) the state...
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2015-06-17
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 4.
USHB2802IntroFirst Amendment Defense Act Prohibits the federal government from taking discriminatory action against a person on the basis that such person believes or acts in accordance with a religious belief or moral conviction that: (1) marriage is or should b...
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2015-06-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2580IntroLTCH Technical Correction Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007, as amended by other specified federal law, with respect to the five-year moratorium beginning April 1, 2014, on the establishment...
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2015-06-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 113.
USHR233Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Iran should release all detained U.S. citizens and provide any information it possesse...
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2015-06-15
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 391 - 0 (Roll no. 364). (text: CR H4353)
USHR309IntroRecognizes the historical significance to the nation, and supports the continued celebration, of Juneteenth Independence Day. Declares the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) history should be regarded as a means for understanding the pas...
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2015-06-11
To House Oversight And Government Reform 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
USHB2400IntroSIGMA Act of 2015
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2015-06-10
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB2688IntroThe Department of Health and Human Services may not take any action to finalize, implement, enforce, or otherwise give effect to the proposed rule entitled "Flexibility, Efficiency, and Modernization in Child Support Enforcement Programs" o...
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2015-06-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2652IntroProtecting Patients and Physicians Against Coding Act of 2015 The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in carrying out regulations providing for the replacement of ICD-9 (International Classification of Diseases-9) with ICD-10 as a standar...
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2015-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2300IntroEmpowering Patients First Act of 2015
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2015-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB2502IntroComprehensive Care Payment Innovation Act of 2015 Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide for bundled payments for integrated care furnished by a qualified entity, duri...
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2015-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR235IntroExpresses deepest condolences to and solidarity with the people of Nepal following the devastating earthquake on April 25, 2015. Supports the Administration's efforts to coordinate an immediate U.S. humanitarian response. Commends the efforts and h...
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2015-05-21
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2511IntroSchool Attendance Improves Lives Act of 2015 Amends title XVI (Supplemental Security Income) (SSI) of the Social Security Act to condition SSI benefits for disabled children aged 16 or 17 on school attendance, except where the Social Security Admin...
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2015-05-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHCR49IntroHonors military caregivers of members of the Armed Forces and veterans for their service and sacrifice to the United States. Encourages the people of the United States to show support to military families and the sacrifices endured by those families...
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2015-05-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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