US Congress Representative Jason Chaffetz [R]

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USHB5135IntroTo amend the Arms Export Control Act to provide that no regulation issued under section 38(a)(1) of that Act, and no policy or practice in implementing such a regulation, may prohibit the otherwise lawful export for sale or transfer of any firearm si...
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2016-04-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR114IntroExpresses concern about the disappearance of David Sneddon in Yunnan Province, China, in August 2004. Directs the Department of State and the intelligence community to continue joint investigations, coordinate investigations with the governments of ...
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2016-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB2460IntroThis bill directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into an agreement or a contract with each state home to pay for adult day health care for a veteran eligible for, but not receiving, nursing home care. The veteran must need such care eithe...
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2016-04-29
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB4901Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 25, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Reauthorization Act or the SOAR Reauthorization Act (Sec. 2) This bill re...
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2016-04-29
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB699EngrossEmail Privacy Act Amends the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986 to prohibit a provider of remote computing service or electronic communication service to the public from knowingly divulging to a governmental entity the contents of any comm...
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2016-04-28
Received in the Senate.
USHB4359EngrossAdministrative Leave Reform Act This bill prohibits placing a federal employee on administrative leave, or any other paid non-duty status without charge to leave, for more than 14 total days for reasons relating to misconduct or performance.
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2016-04-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4360EngrossOfficial Personnel File Enhancement Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires that a permanent notation be made in the official personnel record file of a federal employee in the competitive or excepted service who is the subject of a personnel investigation a...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5063IntroStop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016
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2016-04-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4885Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 18, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) IRS Oversight While Eliminating Spending (OWES) Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Internal Revenue Servi...
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2016-04-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 435.
USHB3724Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 18, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Ensuring Integrity in the IRS Workforce Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to prohib...
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2016-04-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1206Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on April 18, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) No Hires for the Delinquent IRS Act (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits any federal officer or employee from hiring any ...
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2016-04-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 434.
USHJR87IntroThis joint resolution disapproves the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act." The joint resolution declares that such rul...
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2016-04-15
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB4465IntroFederal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 This bill establishes the Public Buildings Reform Board to identify opportunities for the federal government to reduce significantly its inventory of civilian real property and reduce its costs. The Board ...
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2016-04-14
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4549EngrossTreating Small Airports with Fairness Act of 2016 This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct, and provide all necessary staff and equipment for, security screening at any airport that lost commercial air service on...
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2016-04-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4087IntroFair Treatment for Families of Veterans Act This bill revises the effective date for reductions or discontinuances of Department of Veterans Affairs compensation, dependency and indemnity compensation, and pensions by reason of marriage, remarriage, ...
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2016-04-13
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4760IntroBlue Lives Matter Act of 2016
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4768IntroSeparation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016 This bill modifies the scope of judicial review of agency actions to authorize courts reviewing agency actions to decide de novo all relevant questions of law, including the interpretation of constitutiona...
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB4779IntroCBD Oil Act of 2016
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4751IntroLocal Enforcement for Local Lands Act of 2016 This bill declares that, by September 30, 2017, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) shall terminate the Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigations unit and cease using Forest Service employees to ...
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2016-03-31
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4731IntroRefugee Program Integrity Restoration Act of 2016
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2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 9.
USHB4764IntroPuppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers (PAWS) Act of 2016 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), through the Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation, to carry out a five-year pilot program under which the VA ...
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2016-03-16
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4579IntroUtah Test and Training Range Encroachment Prevention and Temporary Closure Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior and the Air Force to enter into a memorandum of agreement for the continued management by Interior of approximately 625,64...
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2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 14.
USHB4739IntroGreater Sage Grouse Protection and Recovery Act of 2016
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2016-03-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHCR75EngrossDeclares that: the atrocities perpetrated by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) against Christians, Yezidis, and other religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria constitute war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide; all...
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2016-03-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4523IntroThis bill repeals The Military Selective Service Act. No person may be denied a right, privilege, benefit, or employment position under federal law on the grounds that the person failed to present himself for and submit to registration under the Mili...
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHJR85IntroConstitutional Amendment This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year or 18% of the U.S. gross domestic product unless Congress authorizes th...
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2016-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB9IntroInnovation Act (Sec. 3) Directs a party alleging patent infringement in a civil action to include in the court pleadings, unless the information is not accessible after a reasonable inquiry, specified details concerning: all claims necessary to pro...
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2016-02-25
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB4469IntroHealth Savings Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the taxation of health savings accounts (HSAs), to: rename high deductible health plans as HSA-qualified health plans; allow spouses who have both attained age ...
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2016-02-24
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H865)
USHR500IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) Israel has the right to defend itself against Iranian hostility, and (2) the House supports Israel's efforts to maintain its sovereignty.
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2016-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHB759IntroRecidivism Risk Reduction Act Directs the Attorney General to: (1) develop a Post-Sentencing Risk and Needs Assessment System; (2) make recommendations regarding recidivism reduction programs and productive activities (programs); (3) conduct ongoing...
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2016-02-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR605IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the legislative process would greatly benefit from once again having an office dedicated to giving nonpartisan, technical advice to Congress; (2) the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) ...
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2016-02-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB3662Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.) Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits the President from removing certain foreign financial ...
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2016-02-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1777Engross(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.) Presidential Allowance Modernization Act (Sec 2) Allows each former U.S. President a lifetime annual annuity of $20...
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2016-01-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1557Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.) Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Notification and Federal Employee Antidisc...
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2015-12-09
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3871IntroStingray Privacy Act of 2015
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2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR553IntroUrges the President and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), as a condition for approval of additional U.S. funding for the IAEA, to submit to Congress the text of all side agreements entered into between the IAEA and Iran with respect to t...
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2015-12-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB427EngrossRegulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) 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 regulatio...
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2015-12-02
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 307.
USHB3799IntroHearing Protection Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) eliminate the $200 transfer tax on firearm silencers, and (2) treat any person who acquires or possesses a firearm silencer as meeting any registration or licensing req...
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2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB868IntroVeterans TRICARE Choice Act Allows an individual who is eligible to participate in the TRICARE program (a Department of Defense [DOD] managed health care program) to: (1) elect to be ineligible to enroll in such program, (2) make tax deductible cont...
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2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHJR74IntroNullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 26, 2015, that revises the primary and secondary national ambient air quality standards for ozone.
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2015-11-20
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHJR72Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Nullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 23, 2015, that requires states to reduce carbon dioxide emissions fro...
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2015-11-19
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 267.
USHJR71Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Nullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 23, 2015, that establishes new source performance standards under the...
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2015-11-19
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 266.
USHB3713IntroSentencing Reform Act of 2015 This bill permits a court to reduce the mandatory minimum prison term imposed on certain non-violent defendants convicted of a high-level first-time or low-level repeat drug offense (including unlawful import, export, ma...
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2015-11-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2215IntroOutdoor Recreation Enhancement Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to extend the exemption from minimum wage and maximum hours requirements to an employee of a recreational establishment engaged in providing services or faciliti...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB3940IntroMeaningful Use Hardship Relief Act of 2015
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2015-11-06
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3880IntroStopping EPA Overreach Act of 2015
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2015-11-04
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB1309IntroSystemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2015 Amends the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to authorize the Financial Stability Oversight Council to subject a bank holding company to enhanced supervision and prudential st...
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2015-11-04
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 39 - 16.
USHR494IntroImpeaches John Andrew Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, for high crimes and misdemeanors and sets forth the articles of impeachment.
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2015-10-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1937EngrossNational Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2015 TITLE I--DEVELOPMENT OF DOMESTIC SOURCES OF STRATEGIC AND CRITICAL MINERALS (Sec. 101) Deems a domestic mine that will provide strategic and critical minerals to be an "infrastructure pr...
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2015-10-26
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB692Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Default Prevention Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to continue to borrow to pay the pri...
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2015-10-22
Received in the Senate.
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