US Congress Representative Lynn Westmoreland [R]

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USHB2017IntroCommon Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015 This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise the nutritional information that restaurants and retail food establishments must disclose. The nutrient content disclosure statement on ...
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2016-02-10
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 611 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2017 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
USHB4521IntroTo transfer recreational management authority for Lake Berryessa in the State of California from the Bureau of Reclamation to the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes.
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2016-02-10
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB3442Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Debt Management and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Secretary of the Treasury to pro...
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2016-02-09
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 609 Reported to House. Resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 3442 and H.R. 3293.
USHB4461IntroFederal Employee Rights Act
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2016-02-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3371IntroKennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 2015 Modifies the boundary of the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in Georgia to include approximately eight acres identified as Wallis House and Harriston Hill. Auth...
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2016-02-03
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB3699IntroJudgment Fund Taxpayer Accountability Act This bill requires the Financial Management Service, by January 1 of each year, to report the following information to Congress with respect to payments by federal agencies for judgments, awards, and comprom...
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2016-02-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4319IntroSecond Amendment Defense Act of 2016 This bill prohibits a federal government officer or employee from taking an action that limits an individual's conduct related to firearms or ammunition that is more restrictive than limitations in effect as of J...
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2016-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1475IntroKorean War Veterans Memorial Wall of Remembrance Act of 2015 Authorizes a Wall of Remembrance, as part of the previously authorized Korean War Veterans Memorial, to include: (1) a list by name of members of the U.S. Armed Forces who were killed in ac...
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2016-02-03
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4362IntroState Health Flexibility Act of 2016
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2016-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB4371IntroArticle I Consolidated Appropriations Amendments, 2016
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2016-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB4197IntroState Refugee Security Act of 2015 This bill directs the Office of Refugee Resettlement to notify the state agency responsible for coordinating the placement or resettlement of an alien refugee not later than 21 days before the alien's arrival in the...
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2016-01-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1671IntroGovernment Neutrality in Contracting Act Directs the head of any federal agency that awards or obligates funds for any construction contract, or that awards grants, provides financial assistance, or enters into cooperative agreements for constructi...
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2016-01-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB451IntroSafe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2015 This bill establishes security and privacy requirements for new federal websites that collect personally identifiable information (PII) (i.e., information that can be used to distinguish or trace the ident...
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2016-01-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 293.
USHB4262IntroTransparency and Accountability of Failed Exchanges Act
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2015-12-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4248IntroFSOC Designation Review Act
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2015-12-15
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4185IntroPACT Act of 2015
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2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4224IntroThis bill designates the federal building and U.S. courthouse located at 121 Spring Street S.E. in Gainesville, Georgia, as the "Sidney Olsin Smith, Jr. Federal Building and United States Courthouse."
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2015-12-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB2406IntroSportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2015 or the SHARE Act This bill revises a variety of existing programs to expand access to, and opportunities for, hunting, fishing, and recreational shooting. Hunting, Fishing, and Recreationa...
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2015-12-10
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 287.
USHB22Pass(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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2015-12-04
Became Public Law No: 114-94.
USHB4007IntroAssuring Law Enforcement Requests Are Timely Evaluated by the Department of Homeland Security Act of 2015 or the ALERTED Act of 2015 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, upon reques...
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2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3999IntroAmerican Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015 or the American SAFE Act of 2015 This bill prohibits a covered refugee from being admitted to the United States until the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) certifies to Congress that such indi...
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2015-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security 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.
USHB699IntroEmail 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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2015-12-01
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB3459IntroProtecting Local Business Opportunity Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the National Labor Relations Act to allow two or more employers to be considered joint employers for purposes of the Act only if each employer shares and exercises control over essen...
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2015-12-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 272.
USHR451IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: members of the U.S. Armed Forces should not be punished for standing up to child rapists, putting the interests of Afghan rapists ahead of American war heroes is a national disgrace, the A...
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2015-11-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB1737Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act (Sec. 2) Declares without force or effect Consumer Financial Prot...
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2015-11-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2300IntroEmpowering Patients First Act of 2015 This bill repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the health care provisions of the Health Care and Education and Reconciliation Act of 2010, effective as of their enactment. This bill replaces...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB1893IntroProtecting American Jobs Act Amends the National Labor Relations Act to repeal the authority of the General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board to issue, and prosecute before the Board, complaints with respect to unfair labor practices. Re...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB1432IntroAmends the National Labor Relations Act and the Railway Labor Act to declare that nothing in those Acts shall be construed to preempt a law of any state, U.S. territory, or the District of Columbia that prohibits, criminalizes, or creates a civil cau...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3222IntroEmployee Rights Act Amends the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) to make it an unlawful labor practice for a labor organization or its agents to interfere with the rights of employees to organize and select representation to collectively bargain. ...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB2400IntroSpecial Inspector General for Monitoring the ACA Act of 2015 or the SIGMA Act of 2015 Establishes the Office of the Special Inspector General for Monitoring the Affordable Care Act to conduct, supervise, and coordinate audits and investigations of th...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB4022IntroNational Labor Relations Board Reform Act Amends the National Labor Relations Act to revise requirements with respect to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the Office of the General Counsel (OGC), and the process for appellate review. Increas...
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2015-11-16
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3940IntroMeaningful Use Hardship Relief Act of 2015
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2015-11-06
To House Subcommittee on Health 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.
USHB3880IntroStopping EPA Overreach Act of 2015
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2015-11-04
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB3646IntroIRGC Terrorist Designation Act This bill expresses the sense of Congress that Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) meets the criteria for designation as a foreign terrorist organization and should be so designated by the Secretary of State...
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2015-11-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR293IntroSupports individuals and organizations working to encourage cooperation between Israelis and Palestinians. Condemns the wave of violent attacks in Israel and the West Bank. Reiterates condemnation of anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement in the P...
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2015-11-02
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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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2015-10-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3531IntroNo Exemptions for EPA Act of 2015 This bill removes the government's discretionary function exemption from tort claims in connection with a response under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), thereby all...
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2015-10-27
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
USHB3655IntroEPA Pays Act
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2015-10-27
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H7193-7194)
USHB3808IntroThis bill directs the Federal Housing Finance Agency to withdraw its proposed rule entitled "Members of Federal Home Loan Banks" (September 12, 2014). The Government Accountability Office shall report to certain congressional committees on ...
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2015-10-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3094IntroGulf States Red Snapper Management Authority Act This bill amends the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to direct the Department of Commerce to establish a Gulf States Red Snapper Management Authority (GSRSMA) that consists of...
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2015-10-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2121IntroSAFE Transitional Licensing Act of 2015 This bill amends the S.A.F.E. Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 to provide a temporary license of 120 days for registered loan originators: (1) moving from a financial institution to a state-licensed non-bank ori...
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2015-10-21
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Prior to Referral.
USHB2320IntroFederal Improper Payments Coordination Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012 to: (1) extend the availability of the Do Not Pay Initiative to the judicial and legislative branches ...
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2015-10-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 228.
USHB3739IntroVeterans' Expanded Trucking Opportunities Act This bill authorizes the qualified physician of a physician-approved veteran operator to perform a medical examination and provide a medical certificate for purposes of compliance with medical standards a...
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2015-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USHB3274IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4567 Rockbridge Road in Pine Lake, Georgia, as the "Francis Manuel Ortega Post Office."
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2015-10-09
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB1624Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on September 28, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable...
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2015-10-07
Became Public Law No: 114-60.
USHB3573IntroRefugee Resettlement Oversight and Security Act of 2015 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the President, after appropriate consultation with certain congressional committees, to recommend to Congress the number of refuge...
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2015-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3626IntroEnsuring Affordable Energy Act
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2015-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Power Committee
USHB3326IntroDefend Trade Secrets Act of 2015
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2015-10-01
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
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