US Congress Representative Walter Jones [R]

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USHB5165IntroTo amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to provide a partial exemption to veterans from the eligibility requirements, and for other purposes.
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2016-05-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB353IntroVeterans' Access to Hearing Health Act of 2015 Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to appoint licensed hearing aid specialists in the Veterans Health Administration. Requires the Secretary to submit an annual report on: (1) the timely ...
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2016-04-29
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB1670Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.) National POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015 (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) to: (1) enter int...
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2016-04-29
Became Public Law No: 114-147.
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 .
USHB3989IntroSupport 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 ...
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2016-04-29
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB5141IntroTo provide for the termination of the Central American Minors Refugee/Parole Program.
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2016-04-29
To House Judiciary Committee
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.
USHB4856IntroThis bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to define "criminal gang." An alien who is or was a member of a criminal gang, or who participated in gang activity knowing that such participation will promote the gang's illegal activit...
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2016-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5090IntroTo ensure that air transportation between the United States and the European Union complies with the intent of article 17 bis of the United States-European Union-Norway-Iceland Air Transport Agreement of June 21, 2011.
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2016-04-28
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB1684EngrossForeign Spill Protection Act of 2015 This bill amends the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to make the owner or operator of a foreign offshore unit liable for removal costs and specified damages that result from a discharge, or substantial threat of dischar...
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2016-04-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHR707IntroAmends Rule X (Organization of Committees) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require the Committee on Appropriations to maintain proposed and historical budget authority and outlays for each category of spending, namely: allocations, s...
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2016-04-27
To House Rules Committee
USHB5047IntroProtecting Veterans' Educational Choice Act of 2016
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2016-04-25
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR698IntroDeclares that the Committee on Appropriations shall maintain proposed and historical budget authority and outlays for each category of spending. Specifies that such data shall: cover a period comprising the 10 fiscal years immediately preceding th...
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2016-04-21
To House Rules Committee
USHB5035IntroTo reauthorize the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, and for other purposes.
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2016-04-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1869IntroEnvironmental Compliance Cost Transparency Act of 2015 This bill requires the Bonneville Power Administration, the Western Area Power Administration, the Southwestern Power Administration, and the Southeastern Power Administration to include in month...
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2016-04-20
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5015IntroCombat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016
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2016-04-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4994IntroVeterans Pensions Protection Act of 2016
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2016-04-19
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USHB4941IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the eligibility for monthly stipends paid under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program for certain members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces.
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2016-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
USHB4991IntroPrevent Retaliation and Open up Transparency to Expand Care for Troops Act of 2016
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2016-04-18
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2551IntroVeterans' Entry to Apprenticeship Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to treat a pre-apprenticeship program as a program of apprenticeship, for purposes of providing educational assistance: (1) if such pre-apprenticeship program...
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2016-04-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4138IntroThis bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to direct a VA employee to repay all or part of the transferee relocation expenses paid to the employee if: (1) the VA determines such repayment is appropriate, and (2) the employee is affo...
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2016-04-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4924IntroPrenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2016
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2016-04-13
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4935IntroStepping up for American Workers and Troops Act This bill directs the the Department of Defense (DOD), in the case of athletic footwear needed by members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, or Marine Corps upon their initial entry into the Armed Forces, to...
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2016-04-13
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4926IntroStopping Partisan Policy at the Library of Congress Act This bill directs the Library of Congress to retain the headings "Aliens" and "Illegal aliens," as well as related headings, in the Library of Congress Subject Headings in th...
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2016-04-13
To House Administration Committee
USHB4336Engross(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 Improvement Act of 1977 are eligible for inurnment in Arlington N...
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2016-04-04
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4779IntroCBD Oil Act of 2016
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4613IntroHEART Act of 2016
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2016-04-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4828IntroConscience Protection Act of 2016
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2016-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3500IntroHonesty in Consumer Price Index Reporting Act This bill directs the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the Department of Labor to report regularly and routinely an additional data set designed to replicate the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners a...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3566IntroAmends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to prohibit an alien who is not in a lawful immigration status from being eligible for any postsecondary education benefit unless every citizen and national of this countr...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3937IntroThis bill designates the building utilized as a U.S. courthouse located at 150 Reade Circle in Greenville, North Carolina, as the "Randy D. Doub United States Courthouse" during the period in which the building is so utilized.
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2016-03-23
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 100.
USHB4101IntroPOST Act of 2015
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3988IntroMilitary and Veterans Education Protection Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require proprietary institutions of higher education to derive at least 10% of their revenue from sources other than ...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3684IntroPreserving Teacher Loan Forgiveness for Military Spouses Act of 2015
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHR665IntroThis resolution: (1) commends the Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction for its ongoing role in identifying and reducing waste, fraud, and abuse; (2) calls on John Sopko, the Special Inspector General, to brief the Ho...
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2016-03-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4750IntroAdoption Leave for Military Families Act This bill revises adoptive leave requirements for dual military couples to permit one service member to take up to 21 days of leave and the other service member to take up to 14 days of leave. (Current law per...
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2016-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel 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...
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2016-03-21
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4717IntroMandating America's Responsibility To Limit Abuse, Negligence and Depravity Act or the MARTLAND Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy that human rights violations, including child abuse, shall not be conducted or condoned on any U.S. military i...
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2016-03-21
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHR644IntroRecognizes the 100th anniversary of the First Aero Squadron's becoming the first U.S. aviation unit to take part in military operations, and celebrates its achievements over the past 100 years. Honors all U.S. airmen who fought in defense of the nat...
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2016-03-21
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel 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...
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2016-03-16
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
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
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
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...
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2016-03-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4640IntroVeteran Suicide Prevention Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to complete a publicly available review of the deaths of all covered veterans who died by suicide during the preceding five-year period. Such review shall inclu...
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2016-03-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4519IntroThis bill extends through FY2022 (at increasing monthly amounts for each fiscal year) the special survivor indemnity allowance for a surviving or former spouse of a deceased member of the Armed Forces whose annuity under the survivor benefit program ...
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4554IntroThis bill makes eligible for TRICARE health care benefits certain National Guard members (and dependents) who are performing disaster response duty, if the performance of such a duty immediately follows a period in which the member served on full-tim...
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHR610IntroRecognizes Black History Month as an important time to acknowledge and reflect on the significant contributions of African-Americans in the nation's history. Honors the contributions of African-American service members, including the 88 who have been...
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2016-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Readiness Committee
USHB4700IntroMerrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award, on behalf of the Congress, of a single gold medal of appropriate desi...
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2016-03-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB4684IntroVeteran Urgent Access to Mental Healthcare Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a program to provide former members of the Armed Forces with: (1) an initial mental health assessment; and (2) health care services ...
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2016-03-03
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4667IntroThis bill directs the Department of the Army, after completion of the Hebert Hoover Dike Dam Safety Modification Study, to: (1) carry out, without any further congressional authorization, the projects recommended as part the study; and (2) complete s...
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2016-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
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