US Congress Senator Chuck Grassley [R]

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USSR104IntroExpresses the sense of the Senate that: gains made in border security in the Border Patrol's Yuma Sector and positive trends in recidivism rates are of critical importance to those living and working in the border region and to the nation; refusin...
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2016-02-10
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2450IntroAdministrative Leave Act of 2016 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that federal agency use of administrative leave for personnel purposes has exceeded reasonable amounts. The bill: (1) prohibits an agency from placing an employee in administ...
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2016-02-10
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2516IntroArmy Arsenal Revitalization Act of 2016
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2016-02-09
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR364IntroA resolution relative to the death of Marlow Cook, former United States Senator for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2016-02-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S691; text as passed Senate: CR S674-675)
USSB2040IntroJustice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act
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2016-02-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 362.
USSB1501IntroAmerican Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act of 2015 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the EB-5 regional center program through September 30, 2020. A regional center shall operate within a defined geographic ...
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2016-02-02
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB142Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on December 10, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill requires any nicotine provided in a liquid ni...
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2016-01-28
Became Public Law No: 114-116.
USSR349IntroCongratulates the Farm Credit System (FCS) on its 100th anniversary and commends the service of the cooperative owners and employees of the FCS in helping to meet the credit and financial services needs of rural communities and agriculture. (The FCS...
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2016-01-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB607EngrossRural Community Hospital Demonstration Extension Act of 2015 This bill amends the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003, as amended by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, to extend the period of the Medica...
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2016-01-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSJR22Veto(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the ...
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2016-01-21
Veto message indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S147)
USSB993EngrossComprehensive Justice and Mental Health Act of 2015 (Sec. 4) This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize the Department of Justice (DOJ) to make grants to an eligible entity for sequential intercept mapping a...
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2016-01-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2232IntroFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to: (1) commence and complete an audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and of the Federal Reserve Banks within 12 months of enac...
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2016-01-12
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S63)
USSJR24Veto(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Nullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 23, 2015, that requires states to reduce carbon dioxide emissions fro...
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2016-01-11
Veto message received in Senate. Ordered held at the desk.
USSR343Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of Dale Bumpers, former member of the U.S...
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2016-01-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S33; text as passed Senate: CR S33)
USSJR23Veto(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Nullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 23, 2015, that establishes new source performance standards under the...
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2016-01-11
Veto message received in Senate. Ordered held at the desk.
USSB1893EngrossMental Health Awareness and Improvement Act of 2015
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2016-01-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR339Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Congratulates the University of Iowa College of Law on 150 years of outstanding service to the state of Iowa, the United States, and the world.
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2015-12-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8865-8866; text as passed Senate: CR S8886-8887)
USSB571EngrossPilot's Bill of Rights 2 This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to issue or revise medical certification regulations to ensure that an individual may operate as a pilot of a covered aircraft without regard to any medical certifi...
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2015-12-18
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 114-198. Additional views filed.
USSB2416IntroVERIFI Act
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2015-12-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1616Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Saving Federal Dollars Through Better Use of Government Purchase and Travel Cards Act of 2015 (Sec. 3) This bill requir...
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2015-12-17
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSR148IntroCondemns the government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights. Calls on the government of Iran to release the seven imprisoned Baha'i leaders, the nine...
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2015-12-17
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S8831)
USSB1169IntroJuvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2015 Amends the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to: authorize appropriations for such Act for FY2016-FY2020; include as one of the purposes of such Act th...
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2015-12-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 325.
USSB1318IntroNuclear Terrorism Conventions Implementation and Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2015 Amends the federal criminal code to expand provisions against violence against maritime navigation by prohibiting the use against or on a ship, or the discharg...
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2015-12-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 326.
USSB1170Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.) Breast Cancer Research Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill reauthorizes through December 31, 2019, pro...
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2015-12-11
Became Public Law No: 114-99.
USSB2390IntroFederal Bureau of Investigation Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2015
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2015-12-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2381IntroPuerto Rico Assistance Act of 2015
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2015-12-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2373IntroLymphedema Treatment Act
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2015-12-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2353IntroBiodiesel Tax Incentive Reform and Extension Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) extend through March 31, 2016, the income tax credit for biodiesel and renewable diesel used as fuel and the excise tax credit for biodiesel f...
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2015-12-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2345IntroIRS Accountability Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Service Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998 to allow the removal or transfer of an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) senior executive employee based on performance or misconduct. The ...
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2015-12-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2337IntroVisa Waiver Program Security Enhancement Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act regarding the visa waiver program to prohibit a national of a program country who has traveled to Iraq or Syria at any time during the most recent five-...
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2015-12-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2310IntroA PLUS Act
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2015-11-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSCR25IntroExpresses the sense of Congress that: the President should submit to the Senate for advice and consent the climate change agreement proposed for adoption at the twenty-first session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Co...
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2015-11-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2312IntroDME Access and Stabilization Act of 2015
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2015-11-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2170IntroVeterans E-Health & Telemedicine Support Act of 2015 or VETS Act of 2015 Allows a health care professional who is authorized to provide health care through the Department of Veterans Affairs and who is licensed, registered, or certified in a stat...
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2015-11-18
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2206IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Act
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2015-11-18
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2291IntroVA Patient Protection Act of 2015 This bill establishes an additional method for filing whistle blower complaints in which a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) employee may file such complaints with his or her immediate and next-level supervisors, ...
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2015-11-18
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR315Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Supports the goals and ideals of both National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month. Recognizes that every child should have a permanent an...
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2015-11-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8058-8060; text as passed Senate: CR S8081-8082)
USSB32EngrossTransnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2015 Amends the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to prohibit the manufacture or distribution of a controlled substance in schedule I or II, flunitrazepam, or a listed chemical by individuals having re...
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2015-11-17
Committee on United States Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control. Hearings held.
USSR313Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Condemns the brutal attacks on the people of Paris that resulted in the death of at least 129 people, including one U.S. citizen, through shoot...
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2015-11-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7970; text as passed Senate: CR S7970)
USSB2280Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Pro bono Work to Empower and Represent Act of 2015 or POWER Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires each U.S. Attorney, or hi...
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2015-11-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2266IntroH-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2015
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2015-11-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR312IntroDesignates the week beginning November 8, 2015, as National Pregnancy Center Week. Expresses support for the work of pregnancy care and resource centers. Recognizes the importance of protecting life and assisting women and men in need as they bring c...
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2015-11-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR302IntroCondemns Palestinian terror attacks against Israelis. Welcomes Israel's commitment to maintaining the status quo on the Temple Mount. Urges the international community to join in condemning these Palestinian terror attacks. Declares that there is ...
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2015-11-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S7956)
USSR309Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Fred Thompson, former me...
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2015-11-06
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB150IntroBiennial Budgeting and Appropriations Act Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require biennial (currently, annual) budget resolutions, biennial appropriations Acts, and biennial government strategic and performance plans. States that bud...
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2015-11-04
Committee on the Budget. Hearings held.
USSB2234IntroOffice of Strategic Services Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill requires 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 the members of the ...
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2015-11-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2228IntroA bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit review of certain Medicare payment determinations for disproportionate share hospitals, and for other purposes.
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2015-11-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1140IntroFederal Water Quality Protection Act This bill requires the Department of the Army and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in the interest of protecting traditional navigable waters from water pollution, to adhere to certain principles and tak...
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2015-11-03
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S7697)
USSB1082IntroDepartment of Veterans Affairs Accountability Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to remove or demote a VA employee based on performance or misconduct. A determination that the performance or misconduc...
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2015-11-03
By Senator Isakson from Committee on Veterans' Affairs filed written report. Report No. 114-163. Minority views filed.
USSR293Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Supports the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Expresses the sense of the Senate that Congress should: (1) contin...
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2015-10-28
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
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