US Congress Representative Walter Jones [R]

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USHB5654IntroStop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act This bill prohibits a sanctuary jurisdiction from receiving grants under certain Economic Development Assistance Programs and the Community Development Block Grant Program. A sanctuary jurisdiction is a state or po...
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2016-07-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
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 the ...
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2016-07-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 536.
USHB2042EngrossRatepayer Protection Act of 2015 This bill extends the deadline for mandatory compliance with final rules that target carbon dioxide emissions from existing sources that are fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units under the Clean Air Act,...
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2016-07-14
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 569.
USHB1475EngrossKorean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes a Wall of Remembrance, as part of the previously authorized Korean War Veterans Memorial, to include: a list by name of members of the Armed Forces who died in...
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2016-07-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 572.
USHB5896IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to provide that it is unlawful to knowingly distribute a private, visual depiction of a person's intimate parts or of a person engaging in sexually explicit conduct, with reckless disregard for the person's lack...
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2016-07-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1301IntroAmateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 Directs the Federal Communications Commission to amend regulations concerning the height and dimensions of station antenna structures to prohibit a private land use restriction from applying to amateur service communi...
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2016-07-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5760IntroSearchable Legislation Act of 2016
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2016-07-13
To House Administration Committee
USHB5759IntroReadable Legislation Act of 2016
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2016-07-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5734IntroVeterans Transplant Coverage Act of 2016
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2016-07-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1270EngrossRestoring Access to Medication and Improving Health Savings Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals provisions of the Internal Revenue Code, added by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, that limit payments for medications from health savin...
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2016-07-11
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 550.
USHB5710IntroMilitary Amnesty Prevention Act
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2016-07-11
To House Armed Services 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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2016-07-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 519.
USHB5704IntroMore for Veterans Act
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2016-07-08
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5683IntroLift the Relocation Burden from Military Spouses Act
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2016-07-07
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5670IntroSocial Security Guarantee Act of 2016 This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to issue a benefit guarantee certificate to each individual entitled to benefits under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social...
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2016-07-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3114PassTo provide funds to the Army Corps of Engineers to hire veterans and members of the Armed Forces to assist the Corps with curation and historic preservation activities, and for other purposes. (Sec. 2) Directs the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, using ...
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2016-07-06
Became Public Law No: 114-189.
USHR210IntroAffirming and recognizing the Khmer, Laotian, Hmong, and Montagnard Freedom Fighters and the people of Cambodia and Laos for their support and defense of the United States Armed Forces and freedom in Southeast Asia. Recognizes the Khmer, Laotian, Hmo...
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2016-07-06
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent .
USHB5648IntroMental Health Care Provider Retention Act of 2016
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2016-07-06
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHCR141IntroProviding official recognition of the massacre of 11 African-American soldiers of the 333rd Field Artillery Battalion of the United States Army who had been captured in Wereth, Belgium, during the Battle of the Bulge on December 17, 1944. Recognizes ...
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2016-07-06
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB210IntroStudent Worker Exemption Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude students who are employed by an institution of higher education (IHE) and carrying a full-time academic workload at the IHE from being counted as full...
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2016-07-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 506.
USHB5600IntroNo Hero Left Untreated Act
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2016-07-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHCR140IntroProviding for a joint session of Congress to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General of the United States regarding the audited financial statement of the executive branch. Requires both chambers of Congress to assemble annually in the Ha...
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2016-07-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB812PassIndian Trust Asset Reform Act TITLE I--RECOGNITION OF TRUST RESPONSIBILITY (Sec. 102) This bill reaffirms the federal government's duty to promote tribal self-determination. TITLE II--INDIAN TRUST ASSET MANAGEMENT DEMONSTRATION PROJECT Indian Trust A...
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2016-06-22
Became Public Law No: 114-178.
USHB5561IntroMax Cleland Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2016 This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to Joseph Maxwell "Max" Cleland.
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2016-06-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR782IntroEncouraging the people of the United States to honor the service of military retirees who continue to serve the United States long after such retirees have completed military service. Encourages the people of the United States to honor the past and c...
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2016-06-14
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR343IntroExpressing concern regarding persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners of conscience in the People's Republic of China, including from large numbers of Falun Gong practitioners and ...
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2016-06-13
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3728)
USHB3735PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 200 Town Run Lane in Winston Salem, North Carolina, as the "Maya Angelou Memorial Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 200 Town R...
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2016-06-13
Became Public Law No: 114-174.
USHB5426IntroJustice for Servicemembers Act of 2016
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2016-06-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHR779IntroEnforcing the Constitution's separation of powers and the congressional prerogative of disclosure under the speech or debate clause by directing the Chairman and ranking minority member of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence of the House o...
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2016-06-13
To House Rules Committee
USHB5304IntroHELP Veterans Act Health Expansion Loss Prevention Veterans Act
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2016-06-09
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5418IntroProtecting Internet Freedom Act This bill prohibits the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information from allowing the National Telecommunications and Information Administration's responsibility for Internet domain name system f...
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2016-06-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5266IntroServicemember and Veteran Financial Transparency Act This bill requires that the Department of Labor's employment and training transition program for members of the Armed Forces separating from active duty include information about the requirement th...
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2016-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHR748IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that United States law firms should not represent Iran in any judicial proceeding or other capacity to assist efforts of Iran to avoid paying compensation to victims of Iran-sponsored terrorism. Ex...
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2016-06-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5355IntroVOLT Act of 2016 Veteran Opportunities on Local Transportation Act of 2016
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2016-05-27
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USHR755IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to observe a moment of silence in the House on the first legislative day of each month for those killed or wounded in United States engagements in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other countries where America...
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2016-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB2460EngrossTo amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans. (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to enter into an agreement or a contract with each state home to pay for adu...
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2016-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1769IntroToxic Exposure Research Act of 2016 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...
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2016-05-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 460.
USHB3989EngrossSupport Our Military Caregivers Act This bill permits an individual to elect to have an independent contractor perform an external clinical review of any of the following: a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) denial of an individual's application to...
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2016-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4336PassWomen Airforce Service Pilot Arlington Inurnment Restoration Act (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of the Army to ensure that the cremated remains of persons whose service has been determined to be active duty service pursuant to the GI Bill ...
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2016-05-20
Became Public Law No: 114-158.
USHB5292IntroAir Traffic Controller Hiring Improvement Act of 2016
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2016-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
USHB4138IntroTo authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to recoup relocation expenses paid to or on behalf of employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs. This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to direct a VA employee to repay all or...
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2016-05-18
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 4.
USHB5035IntroTo reauthorize the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, and for other purposes.
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5141IntroCentral American Amnesty Termination Act of 2016 This bill prohibits any funds, resources, or fees available to the Department of Homeland Security or any other federal agency, including Immigration Examinations Fee Account deposits, from being used ...
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5047IntroProtecting Veterans' Educational Choice Act of 2016 This bill requires Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) counselors who provide specified educational or vocational counseling services to provide a requesting veteran or member of the Armed Forces wi...
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2016-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHB5180IntroFood and Fuel Consumer Protection Act of 2016
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2016-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHB5166IntroWINGMAN Act Working to Integrate Networks Guaranteeing Member Access Now Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide an accredited, permanent congressional employee with read-only remote access to the electronic Veterans ...
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2016-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USHB4063EngrossJason Simcakoski PROMISE Act Promoting Responsible Opioid Management and Incorporating Scientific Expertise Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department Veterans Affairs (VA) to expand its Opioid Safety Initiative to include all VA medical facilitie...
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2016-05-11
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5183IntroALS Disability Insurance Access Act of 2016 This bill amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to eliminate the five-month waiting period for disability insurance benefits for individuals with amyotroph...
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2016-05-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5015IntroCombat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016
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2016-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4991IntroPROTECT Act Prevent Retaliation and Open up Transparency to Expand Care for Troops Act of 2016 This bill amends the Uniform Code of Military Justice to establish the offense of retaliation. Retaliation provisions require that any person subject to th...
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2016-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
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