US Congress Representative Walter Jones [R]

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USHB3187IntroPRIME Act
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2015-08-25
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB3304IntroForeign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2015
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2015-08-25
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB1531Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.) Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (Sec. 2) Makes an employee of specified land management agencies in the Depar...
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2015-08-07
Became Public Law No: 114-47.
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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2015-07-31
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3268IntroPrevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2015 or the PAST Act This bill amends the Horse Protection Act to establish a new system for inspecting horses for soring, revise penalties for violations of the Act, and modify enforcement procedures. The soring of...
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Committee
USHB3215IntroEnd Trafficking of the Terminated Unborn Act of 2015
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2015-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1994EngrossVA 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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2015-07-30
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB427EngrossRegulations 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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2015-07-29
Received in the Senate.
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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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2912IntroCentennial Monetary Commission Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 35 - 22.
USHB675EngrossVeterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015 Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2015, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance...
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2015-07-29
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3011IntroEstablishing Mandatory Minimums for Illegal Reentry Act of 2015 or Kate's Law This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase penalties applicable to aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States after being removed.
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR359IntroProviding that the House of Representatives disagrees with the majority opinion in Obergefell et al. v. Hodges, and for other purposes.
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB3054Intro21st Century Glass-Steagall Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB2643IntroState Licensing Efficiency Act of 2015 Amends the S.A.F.E. Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 to direct the Attorney General to provide appropriate state officials responsible for regulating financial service providers (in addition to state officials res...
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 57 - 0.
USHB1553IntroSmall Bank Exam Cycle Reform Act of 2015 This bill amends the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to increase from $500 million to $1 billion the asset size of small insured depository institutions eligible for 18-month on-site examination cycles. Such an...
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2015-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 58 - 0.
USHB3429IntroProhibiting the Life-Ending Industry of Fetal Organ Exchange Act or the Pro-LIFE Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to prohibit the transfer of fetal tissue in exchange for valuable consideration, including payments associated with th...
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2015-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3407IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to remove the deduction for charitable contributions from the overall limitation on itemized deductions.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3412IntroUnited States Postal Service Shipping Equity Act
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2015-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR399IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the House should consider legislation to protect traditional marriage and prevent taxpayer funding of abortion.
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2015-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3423IntroAgent Orange Extension Act of 2015
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2015-07-29
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3310IntroPreserving Public Access to Public Waters Act
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2015-07-29
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHCR63IntroExpresses the sense of Congress that any executive order issued by the President before, on, or after the approval of this resolution that infringes on the powers and duties of Congress under article I, section 8 of the Constitution, or that would re...
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2015-07-29
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1607EngrossRuth Moore Act of 2015 Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, in any case in which a veteran claims that a covered mental health condition was incurred in or aggravated by military sexual trauma during active duty, to: (1) accept as sufficient pr...
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2015-07-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3238IntroCuba Trade Act of 2015
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2015-07-28
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR385IntroDeclares that the office of Speaker of the House of Representatives is vacant.
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2015-07-28
To House Rules Committee
USHR383IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the July 16, 2015, attack upon members of the Armed Forces at the Navy Operational Support Center and Marine Corps Reserve Center and the Armed Forces Career Center in Chattanooga, Tenness...
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2015-07-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB1599EngrossSafe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the developer of a bioengineered organism intended as food to submit a premarket biotechnology notification to the Food and Drug Administ...
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2015-07-24
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB3009EngrossEnforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to make a state or local subdivision ineligible for state criminal alien assistance program funding if it: (1) has in effect any law, policy, or procedure prohibiting...
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2015-07-24
To Senate Judiciary 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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2015-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3174IntroFairness to Pet Owners Act of 2015 Directs the Federal Trade Commission to require prescribers of animal drugs to verify prescriptions and provide copies of prescriptions to pet owners, pet owner designees, and pharmacies, without the prescriber dema...
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2015-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3114IntroTo 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.
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2015-07-23
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB511IntroTribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015 Amends the National Labor Relations Act to provide that any enterprise or institution owned and operated by an Indian tribe and located on its lands is not considered an employer (thus excluding such enterprises ...
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2015-07-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB359IntroVeterans Dog Training Therapy Act Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a five-year pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing veterans' post-deployment mental health and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms thro...
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2015-07-22
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB2464IntroDemanding Accountability for Veterans Act of 2015 Requires the Inspector General (IG) of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), at the same time the IG submits a report to the VA, to submit a copy of such report to the House and Senate Committees ...
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2015-07-22
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB3129IntroFarmers Undertake Environmental Land Stewardship Act
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2015-07-22
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB2915IntroFemale Veteran Suicide Prevention Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to identify: (1) VA mental health care and suicide prevention programs that are most effective for women veterans, and (2) such programs with the highest ...
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2015-07-22
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB3167IntroTax Administration Integrity Act
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2015-07-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3139IntroSecuring Military Personnel Response Firearm Initiative Act
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2015-07-21
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3126IntroTo prohibit the Commissioner of Social Security from furnishing the name of any individual in a report to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System unless a Federal court has determined the individual to be mentally defective.
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2015-07-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB91Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on June 22, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Veteran's Identification Card Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to issue a vetera...
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2015-07-20
Became Public Law No: 114-31.
USHB3115IntroEnhancing Safety at Military Installations Act
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2015-07-20
To House Judiciary 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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2015-07-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1688IntroThis bill amends the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to designate up to 20 graduate medical education residency positions for the study of optometry.
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2015-07-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2920IntroCaptive Primate Safety Act
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2015-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB3052IntroThis bill amends the federal judicial code to prohibit federal courts from deciding any issue on the authority of foreign law, except to the extent that the Constitution or an Act of Congress requires the consideration of that foreign law.
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2015-07-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3035IntroThe Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2015
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2015-07-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3034IntroTo provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of George Henry White.
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2015-07-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3029IntroReducing the Effects of the Cyberattack on OPM Victims Emergency Response Act of 2015 or the RECOVER Act Requires the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to provide each individual whose personally identifiable information was compromised during dat...
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2015-07-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1047)
USHB1302IntroVA Appeals Backlog Relief Act Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that a Department of Veterans Affairs regional office certifies a VA Form 9, Appeal to Board of Veterans' Appeals, submitted by a veteran to appeal a decision relating ...
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2015-07-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
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