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USHB1IntroTax Cuts and Jobs Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to reduce tax rates and modify policies, credits, and deductions for individuals and businesses. With respect to individuals, the bill: replaces the seven existing tax brackets (10%, 15...
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2017-11-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB350IntroRPM Act of 2017 Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2017 This bill amends the Clean Air Act to allow the modification of a vehicle's air emission controls if the vehicle is used solely for competition.
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2017-11-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 9 .
USHB453IntroRelief from New Source Performance Standards Act of 2017 This bill delays by three years the date by which manufacturers, owners, and operators of new residential wood heaters, including residential hydronic heaters (wood-fired boilers) and forced-ai...
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2017-11-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by the Yeas and Nays: 12 - 10 .
USHB1917IntroBlocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency from requiring compliance with Clean Air Act rules concerning national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants with respec...
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2017-11-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by the Yeas and Nays: 12 - 10 .
USHB1119IntroSENSE Act Satisfying Energy Needs and Saving the Environment Act This bill modifies the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule as it applies to certain electric utility steam generating units (electric power plants) that convert coal refuse into energy. The ...
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2017-11-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 10 .
USSB203IntroRPM Act of 2017 Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2017 This bill amends the Clean Air Act to allow the modification of a vehicle's air emission controls if the vehicle is used solely for competition.
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2017-11-14
Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety. Hearings held.
USHB1153IntroMortgage Choice Act of 2017
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2017-11-14
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 46 - 13.
USSB839IntroBlocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency from requiring compliance with Clean Air Act rules concerning national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants with respec...
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2017-11-14
Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety. Hearings held.
USHB195EngrossFederal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill bars the Government Publishing Office from furnishing a printed copy of the Federal Register without charge to any Member of Congress or any other office of the United States during a y...
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2017-11-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 261.
USHB995Intro21st Century Respect Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to change the terminology used to describe the racial background or place of origin of people in regulations concerning: (1) USDA prog...
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2017-11-08
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4317IntroMahoney Lake Hydroelectric Project Licensing Act This bill requires the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon request, to issue a stay of the statutory deadline by which construction must commence on the Mahoney Lake Hydroelectric Project...
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2017-11-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB190PassPower And Security Systems (PASS) Act This bill amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to require the Department of Energy to issue a rule by July 1, 2021, that determines whether energy conservation standards for external power supplies shoul...
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2017-11-02
Became Public Law No: 115-78.
USHB2936EngrossResilient Federal Forests Act of 2017
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2017-11-02
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1329PassVeterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase, as of December 1, 2017, the rates of veterans' wartime disability compensation, additional compensation for d...
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2017-11-02
Became Public Law No: 115-75.
USHB4075IntroImprove Addiction Education Act of 2017
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2017-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4081IntroConsumer Privacy Protection Act of 2017
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2017-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3387IntroDrinking Water System Improvement Act of 2017
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2017-11-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 279.
USHJR111PassProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Arbitration Agreements". This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Con...
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2017-11-01
Became Public Law No: 115-74.
USHB4126IntroTransparency in Energy Production Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of the Interior to publicly disclose the amounts of fossil fuel production, including amounts of gas released (as by flaring), and renewable energy production on public l...
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2017-10-27
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB469EngrossCongressional Article I Powers Strengthening Act This bill establishes public notice and comment procedures and motion to intervene standards for civil actions seeking to compel agency action and alleging that an agency is unlawfully withholding or u...
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2017-10-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHCR71EngrossEstablishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027. Establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2...
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2017-10-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4139IntroEnd Outsourcing Act This bill modifies provisions of tax, labor, and federal contracting laws related to the outsourcing of jobs. The bill amends the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act to require employers to include an outsourcing sta...
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2017-10-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB226EngrossA bill to exclude power supply circuits, drivers, and devices to be connected to, and power, light-emitting diodes or organic light-emitting diodes providing illumination or ceiling fans using direct current motors from energy conservation standards ...
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2017-10-25
Held at the desk.
USSB763IntroSurface and Maritime Transportation Security Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to: (1) assess, and implement a risk-based security strategy to address, the vulnerabilities of and risks to surface transportation a...
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2017-10-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 251.
USHB3898EngrossOtto Warmbier North Korea Nuclear Sanctions Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to prohibit a foreign financial institution that knowingly provides significant financial services to a "covered person" from opening or maintaining a co...
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2017-10-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4082IntroProtect Access to Birth Control Act
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2017-10-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSCR27IntroA concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027.
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2017-10-17
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB21IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 This bill revises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. A federal agency promulgating a rule must publish information about the rule in the Federal Register an...
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2017-10-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 239.
USHB3986IntroStopping the Iron Pipeline Act of 2017
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2017-10-16
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSCR25IntroAn original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027. Establishes the congressional budget...
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2017-10-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 238.
USHB1116IntroTAILOR Act of 2017 Taking Account of Institutions with Low Operation Risk Act of 2017 This bill requires federal financial regulatory agencies to: (1) tailor any regulatory actions so as to limit burdens on the institutions involved, with considerati...
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2017-10-12
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 39 - 21.
USHB2121IntroPension, Endowment, and Mutual Fund Access to Banking Act
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2017-10-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 60 - 0.
USHB3916IntroFISH Act Federally Integrated Species Health Act
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2017-10-12
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3971IntroCommunity Institution Mortgage Relief Act of 2017
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2017-10-12
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 41 - 19.
USSB327PassFair Access to Investment Research Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to establish and implement a "safe harbor" for certain investment fund research reports published by brokers and dealers. Such repo...
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2017-10-06
Became Public Law No: 115-66.
USHB3959IntroCrowd Sourcing of Environmental Data Act of 2017
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2017-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USSB34IntroMidnight Rules Relief Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Review Act to allow Congress to consider a joint resolution to disapprove multiple regulations that federal agencies have submitted for congressional review within the last 60 legis...
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2017-10-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 233.
USHB3792IntroAnimal Emergency Planning Act of 2017
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2017-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USSB1933IntroSmarter Sentencing Act of 2017
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2017-10-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB424IntroGray Wolf State Management Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of the Interior to reissue two rules that removed protections under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 for the gray wolf populations located in Wyoming and the western Great Lak...
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2017-10-04
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 15.
USHB210IntroNative American Energy Act This bill amends the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to permit certain entities to appraise Indian land or trust assets involved in a transaction requiring Department of Interior approval. (Currently, Interior sets appraisal requ...
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2017-10-04
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 15.
USHB1624EngrossMunicipal Finance Support Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to require certain municipal obligations to be treated as level 2A liquid assets if they are investment grade, liquid, and readily marketable. Under current law,...
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2017-10-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1915IntroHandgun Trigger Safety Act of 2017
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2017-10-04
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB186IntroFair RATES Act Fair Ratepayer Accountability, Transparency, and Efficiency Standards Act This bill amends the Federal Power Act to permit a party to seek a rehearing and subsequent judicial review of any rate change filed by a public utility that tak...
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2017-10-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held.
USHB289EngrossGO Act Guides and Outfitters Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act to specify the circumstances in which the Department of Agriculture (USDA), with respect to the Forest Service, or the the Department of the Inter...
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2017-10-03
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1109EngrossTo amend section 203 of the Federal Power Act. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Federal Power Act with respect to the prohibition regarding mergers or consolidations by a public utility. Any merger or consolidation of a public utility whose value exceed...
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2017-10-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held.
USSB1860IntroPARs Act Parity Across Reviews Act This bill amends the Federal Power Act with respect to the prohibition regarding mergers or consolidations by a public utility. Any merger or consolidation of a public utility whose value exceeds $10 million must fi...
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2017-10-03
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held.
USSB1908IntroCommonsense Reporting Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Internal Revenue Code to modify the requirements for employers to report health insurance coverage information to the Internal Revenue Service (...
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2017-10-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3919IntroCommonsense Reporting Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Internal Revenue Code to modify the requirements for employers to report health insurance coverage information to the Internal Revenue Service (...
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2017-10-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3823PassDisaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017 TITLE I--FEDERAL AVIATION PROGRAMS Sec. 101) This bill reauthorizes for the period October 1, 2017, through March 31, 2018, the airport improvement program. (Sec. 102) The following exp...
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2017-09-29
Became Public Law No: 115-63.
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