US Congress Representative Lynn Jenkins [R]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB4775IntroOzone Standards Implementation Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 464.
USHB5361IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax-exempt financing of certain government-owned buildings.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1769IntroToxic Exposure Research Act of 2015 Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to select a VA medical center to serve as the national center for research on the diagnosis and treatment of health conditions of the biological children, grandchildr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 460.
USHJR88Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This joint resolution disapproves and nullifies a Department of Labor rule published on April 8, 2016, relating to the definition of the term &...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-24
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB4889IntroKelsey Smith Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-23
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 229 - 158 (Roll no. 229).
USHB4336Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on May 10, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.) (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of the Army to ensure that the cremated remains of persons whose service ha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-158.
USHB3471IntroVeterans Mobility Safety Act of 2015 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that an eligible disabled veteran provided an automobile or other conveyance is given the opportunity to make personal selections relating to the auto...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 13.
USHB24IntroFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015 Directs the Comptroller General (GAO) to: (1) complete, within 12 months of enactment of this Act, the required audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Federal Reserve Board) and of th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-17
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1150EngrossFrank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act of 2015 Amends the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 (IRFA) to locate the Office on International Religious Freedom in the Office of the Secretary of State. Directs the Ambassador at Large ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4511IntroGold Star Families Voices Act This bill amends the Veterans' Oral History Project Act to include the collection of video and audio recordings of biographical histories by immediate family members of members of the Armed Forces who became missing in a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-17
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4956IntroEnd Executive Overreach Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB1818EngrossVeteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2015 Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a demonstration program for states with a shortage of emergency medical technicians (EMTs...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5237IntroWorkplace Advancement Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discharging or retaliating against any employee because such employee has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed comparative compensation information for the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-13
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5210IntroPADME Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5213IntroFARM Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-12
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3209EngrossRecovering Missing Children Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the disclosure of tax returns and return information to officers and employees of state or local law enforcement agencies who are partnering with a federal agency in investigat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5193Intro529 and ABLE Account Improvement Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5164IntroRural Hospital Regulatory Relief Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-05-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2722Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on July 15, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint an...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-148.
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
Received in the Senate.
USHB2031IntroAnti-Swatting Act of 2015 Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for enhanced penalties for the transmission of misleading or inaccurate caller identification information with the intent to trigger a response by a law enforcement agency. D...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR675IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5104IntroBetter On-line Ticket Sales Act of 2016 or the BOTS Act This bill prohibits: (1) intentionally using or selling software to circumvent a security measure, access control system, or other control or measure on a ticket seller's Internet website that i...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5082IntroInvesting in Opportunity Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5061IntroEmpowering Educators to Prevent Trafficking Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-26
To House Education And The Workforce 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4294IntroStrengthening Access to Valuable Education and Retirement Support Act of 2015 or the SAVERS Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the tax on prohibited transactions: (1) the provision of investment advice by a fiduciar...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 392.
USHB4293IntroAffordable Retirement Advice Protection Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to define "investment advice," as it relates to fiduciary duties under such Act, as a recommendation that relates to: (...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 391.
USHB4570Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) 100 Years of Women in Congress Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-19
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB4941IntroThis bill provides that the monthly stipend under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance program for a member of the reserve components of the Armed Forces who is pursuing a program of education using assistance under such program and performing certai...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHB4678Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Preservation Act (Sec. 3) This bill prohibits any action to modify, abrogate...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 378.
USHB4943IntroTribal Tax and Investment Reform Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-14
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB4938IntroFree File Act of 2016 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to continue to operate the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Free File Program. The program must work with state government agencies to enhance and expand the use of the program, ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1567EngrossGlobal Food Security Act of 2015 This bill requires the President to coordinate the development and implementation of a comprehensive strategy to accomplish the objectives of promoting global food security, resilience, and nutrition consistent with ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-13
Received in the Senate.
USHB4924IntroPrenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2016 This bill imposes criminal penalties on anyone who knowingly or knowingly attempts to: (1) perform an abortion knowing that the abortion is sought based on the sex, gender, color or race of the child, o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-13
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4907IntroGrow Philanthropy Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross income of an individual who is at least 70-1/2 years of age up to $100,000 in distributions from an individual retirement plan to a donor-advised fund....
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4895IntroDetaining Terrorists to Protect Americans Act of 2016 This bill prohibits the use of funds to transfer, release, or assist in the transfer or release to or within the United States, its territories, or possessions of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed or any oth...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4760IntroBlue Lives Matter Act of 2016
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4612IntroMidnight Rule Relief Act of 2016 This bill prohibits a federal agency (excluding the Federal Election Commission, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or the U.S. Postal Service) from propos...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB3860IntroEnsuring Access to Affordable and Quality Home Care for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 with respect to the exemption from minimum wage and maximum hour requirements of domestic service...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB4723Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Protecting Taxpayers by Recovering Improper Obamacare Subsidy Overpayments Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal R...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 361.
USHB1671Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Government Neutrality in Contracting Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the head of any federal agency that awards or obli...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 357.
USHB4247IntroCuban Immigrant Work Opportunity Act of 2015 This bill makes Cuban nationals who enter the United States on or after the date of enactment of this Act ineligible for refugee/parolee assistance under the Refugee Education Assistance Act of 1980. Confo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4683IntroFairness for Veterans Act of 2016 This bill addresses medical evidence reviews in the case of: (1) a former member of the Armed Forces who was deployed in a contingency operation and subsequently diagnosed as suffering from post-traumatic stress diso...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-21
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4773IntroProtecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act This bill declares that the proposed or the final rule of the Department of Labor entitled "Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Com...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR343IntroCondemns the practice of state-sanctioned forced organ harvesting in China. Calls on China and the Communist Party of China to end the practice of organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience. Encourages the U.S. medical community to help raise aw...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4730IntroUnauthorized Spending Accountability Act This bill establishes a three-year reauthorization, rescission, and termination schedule for unauthorized programs funded through the annual appropriations process. The schedule applies to programs included ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-14
To House Budget Committee
USHB4556IntroExpedited Hiring for VA Trained Psychiatrists Act of 2016 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to appoint a psychiatrist who completes a residency at a Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facility to a VHA health care position imm...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-03-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Syndicate content
feedback