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USSB442IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017
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2017-02-24
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB420IntroA bill to require the President to report on the use by the Government of Iran of commercial aircraft and related services for illicit military or other activities, and for other purposes.
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2017-02-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB376Intro21st Century Endangered Species Transparency Act
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2017-02-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB375IntroA bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish a procedure for approval of certain settlements.
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2017-02-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB178IntroElder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act
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2017-02-09
Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB333IntroA bill to limit donations made pursuant to settlement agreements to which the United States is a party, and for other purposes.
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2017-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB315IntroVietnam Helicopter Crew Monument Act
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2017-02-06
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR27IntroA resolution honoring the life and achievements of Eugene A. "Gene" Cernan.
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2017-02-02
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S661)
USSR43IntroA resolution recognizing January 2017 as National Mentoring Month. Recognizes: (1) January 2017 as National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potential. Acknowledges...
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2017-02-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S661; text as passed Senate: CR S660)
USSB260IntroProtecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2017
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2017-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR17IntroA joint resolution approving the discontinuation of the process for consideration and automatic implementation of the annual proposal of the Independent Medicare Advisory Board under section 1899A of the Social Security Act. This joint resolution ini...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB263IntroOzone Standards Implementation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Clean Air Act by revising the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) program. The bill delays the implementation of the ozone NAAQS that were published in 2015. The bill extends ...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB238IntroA bill to authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to James Megellas, formerly of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and currently of Colleyville, Texas, for acts of valor on January 28th, 1945, during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. This bi...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSJR11IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation". ...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB244IntroDavis-Bacon Repeal Act
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR12IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
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2017-01-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSJR10IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by the Secretary of the Interior relating to stream protection. This joint resolution nullifies the Stream Protecti...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSJR9IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8, of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the disclosure of payments by resource extraction issuers. This jo...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSJR13IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipient...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB241IntroProtect Funding for Women's Health Care Act This bill prohibits federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America or its affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, or clinics.
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2017-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR14IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007. rule fin...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB123IntroKari's Law Act of 2017 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit businesses from manufacturing or importing for use in the United States, or selling or leasing in the United States, a multi-line telephone system unless it can be ins...
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2017-01-24
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB212IntroMANIFEST for Human Spaceflight Act of 2017 Mapping a New and Innovative Focus on Our Exploration Strategy for Human Spaceflight Act of 2017
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2017-01-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB235IntroCHOICE Act Creating Hope and Opportunity for Individuals and Communities through Education Act
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2017-01-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB207IntroSALTS Act Synthetic Abuse and Labeling of Toxic Substances Act of 2017
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2017-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB201IntroProtection of Military Airfields from Wind Turbine Encroachment Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make new wind facilities located near certain military installations ineligible for the tax credits for: (1) electricity produced from r...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB227IntroIran Nonnuclear Sanctions Act of 2017
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2017-01-24
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR26IntroA resolution designating the week of January 22 through January 28, 2017, as "National School Choice Week". Designates the week of January 22-January 28, 2017, as National School Choice Week. Encourages all parents to learn more about the educational...
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2017-01-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S456; text as passed Senate: CR S455)
USSB220IntroBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to require any health care practitioner who is present when a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion to: (1) exercise the same degree of ...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB205IntroDeath Tax Repeal Act of 2017 7 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and (2) make permanent the maximum 35% gift tax rate and the lifetime gift tax exemption. The bill also provid...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB168IntroCommercial Vessel Incidental Discharge Act
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2017-01-24
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB182IntroCourt-Appointed Guardian Accountability and Senior Protection Act
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2017-01-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR15IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Mexico City policy should be permanently established. Expresses the sense of the Senate that: (1) the President should immediately reapply and consider improving the Mexico City Policy (require...
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2017-01-20
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB184IntroNo Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017 This bill makes permanent the prohibition on the use of federal funds, including funds in the budget of the District of Columbia, for abortion or health coverage that...
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2017-01-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSCR5IntroA concurrent resolution affirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and protected for all people of the United States under the Constitution of the United States, and recognizing the ...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB170IntroCombating BDS Act of 2017
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2017-01-17
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR13IntroA resolution recognizing the historical importance of Associate Justice Clarence Thomas. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) Associate Justice Clarence Thomas is a historically significant African-American who has made an im...
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2017-01-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB107IntroSafeguard Israel Act of 2017
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2017-01-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB119IntroSunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2017
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2017-01-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR6IntroA resolution objecting to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 and to all efforts that undermine direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians for a secure and peaceful settlement.
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2017-01-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 3.
USSB139IntroRapid DNA Act of 2017
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2017-01-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB94IntroCounteracting Russian Hostilities Act of 2017
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2017-01-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB90IntroRed River Gradient Boundary Survey Act This bill directs the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to commission a survey to identify the South Bank boundary line with respect to land along a specified 116-mile stretch of the Red River in Oklahoma and Texa...
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2017-01-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB87IntroStop 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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2017-01-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB71IntroEmergency Citrus Disease Response Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a full deduction in the current taxable year of the cost of replanting lost or damaged citrus plants. The taxpayer must own an equity interest of at least 50% i...
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2017-01-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB59IntroHearing Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) eliminate the $200 transfer tax on firearm silencers, and (2) treat any person who acquires or possesses a firearm silencer as meeting any registration or licensing req...
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2017-01-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB56IntroRED Tape Act of 2017 Regulations Endanger Democracy Act of 2017
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2017-01-05
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB30IntroExtending Justice for Sex Crime Victims Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to revise the statute of limitations for a victim of a human trafficking offense or federal sexual offense to file a civil action to recover damages. Under...
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2017-01-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB21IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017
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2017-01-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB11IntroJerusalem Embassy and Recognition Act This bill states that it should be U.S. policy to recognize Jerusalem as the undivided capital of Israel. The bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) Jerusalem must remain an undivided city in which the ri...
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2017-01-03
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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