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USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USSB2591IntroArbitration Fairness Act of 2018 This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment dispute, consumer dispute, antitrust dispute, or civil rights dispute.
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2018-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB772EngrossCommon Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) 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 stat...
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2018-02-07
Received in the Senate.
USSB118IntroReinforcing American-Made Products Act of 2017 This bill amends the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to require the Federal Trade Commission's regulation of the labeling of products as "Made in the U.S.A." or "Made in America" to...
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2018-02-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 297.
USHB4808IntroTransparent Health Care Pricing Act of 2018 This bill requires entities that offer or furnish health care related products or services to the public to disclose the price for those products and services at the point of purchase and on the Internet. T...
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2018-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2319IntroConsumer Financial Choice and Capital Markets Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Investment Company Act of 1940 to allow a money market fund, under specified conditions, to elect to operate using a different method of valuation than is other...
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2018-01-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 34 - 21.
USSB2303IntroAccess to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2018
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2018-01-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4715IntroTruth in Tuition Act of 2017
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2017-12-21
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2396EngrossPrivacy Notification Technical Clarification Act
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2017-12-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4637IntroSAVE Act of 2017 Small businesses Add Value for Employees Act of 2017
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2017-12-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2706EngrossFinancial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2017 This bill specifies that a federal banking agency may not request or order a depository institution to terminate a customer account unless: (1) the agency has a material reason for doing so, and (...
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2017-12-12
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4575IntroAccess to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2017
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2017-12-08
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4543IntroCommercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2017 Do Not Track Kids Act of 2017 Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced To establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of perso...
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2017-12-08
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USSB2187IntroCommercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2017 Do Not Track Kids Act of 2017 Official Titles Official Titles - Senate Official Titles as Introduced A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data f...
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2017-12-04
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2150IntroImitation Firearms Safety Act of 2017
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2017-11-16
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4410IntroRavi Thackurdeen Safe Students Study Abroad Act
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2017-11-15
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB4130IntroMandatory Arbitration Transparency Act of 2017 This bill prohibits predispute arbitration agreements from containing a confidentiality clause regarding an employment, consumer, or civil rights dispute that could be interpreted to prohibit a party fro...
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2017-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USSB2081IntroEmpowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act
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2017-11-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4081IntroConsumer Privacy Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to intentionally and willfully conceal knowledge of a security breach that results in economic harm of at least $1,000 to any individual. It imposes...
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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 This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide support for public water systems and promote compliance by the systems with drinking water regulations. The bill expands requirements concerning con...
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2017-11-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 279.
USHB4125IntroComprehensive Student Achievement Information Act of 2017
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2017-10-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB2000IntroNational Opportunity for Lead Exposure Accountability and Deterrence Act of 2017 This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revise the national primary drinking water regulations for lead and ...
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2017-10-24
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB178PassElder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act TITLE I--SUPPORTING FEDERAL CASES INVOLVING ELDER JUSTICE (Sec. 101) This bill establishes requirements for the Department of Justice (DOJ) with respect to investigating and prosecuting elder abuse crimes an...
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2017-10-18
Became Public Law No: 115-70. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3928IntroTruth in Healthcare Marketing Act of 2017
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2017-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB3806IntroPersonal Data Notification and Protection Act of 2017
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2017-09-22
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHR521IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives about a strategy to deploy fifth generation mobile networks (5G networks) and next-generation wireless and wired technologies to promote economic development and digital innovation throughout the U...
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2017-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USSB1815IntroData Broker Accountability and Transparency Act of 2017 This bill prohibits data brokers from obtaining or causing to be disclosed personal information relating to any person by making a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or representation, i...
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2017-09-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3755IntroComprehensive Consumer Credit Reporting Reform Act of 2017 This bill amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act to revise requirements for disputes regarding consumer credit information reported by a consumer reporting agency (CRA). The bill prescribes req...
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2017-09-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3388EngrossSELF DRIVE Act Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT) to: complete research to determine the most cost effective method and terminology for informing con...
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2017-09-07
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2997Intro21st Century AIRR Act 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) through FY2020 and specified FAA programs for FY2018-FY2023. The bill revises requirements for th...
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2017-09-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 213.
USHB3248IntroWater Advanced Technologies for Efficient Resource Use Act of 2017 This bill codifies the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) WaterSense program, which identifies, labels, and promotes water efficient products, buildings, landscapes, and services...
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2017-08-21
To House Subcommittee on Readiness Committee
USSB81EngrossSeniors Fraud Prevention Act of 2017 This bill directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to establish an office within the Bureau of Consumer Protection to advise the FTC on the prevention of fraud targeting seniors and to assist the FTC in monitori...
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2017-08-11
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB3108IntroProtecting Honest Fishermen Act of 2017
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2017-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USSB19EngrossMOBILE NOW Act Making Opportunities for Broadband Investment and Limiting Excessive and Needless Obstacles to Wireless Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Federal Communication...
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB134EngrossSpoofing Prevention Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to expand the prohibition against knowingly transmitting misleading or inaccurate caller identification information to apply to: (1) persons outside the United S...
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSR242IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate about a strategy to deploy fifth generation mobile networks (5G networks) and next-generation wireless and wired technologies to promote economic development and digital innovation throughout the United...
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2017-08-02
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1700IntroWater Efficiency Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to codify the WaterSense Program of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that allows water-efficient products, buildings, landscapes, facilities, pr...
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2017-08-02
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3450IntroProtecting Consumers from Unreasonable Rates Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to declare that the review by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) of unreasonable increases in health care coverage premiums does not prohib...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3404IntroTo provide for the establishment in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of a Highly Automated Vehicle Advisory Council. This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish in the National Highway Traffic Safety Admini...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USSB1654IntroEmail Privacy Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to revise provisions that limit an electronic communication service (ECS) or remote communication service (RCS) provider from disclosing the contents of a wire or electronic communication t...
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2017-07-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1667IntroProtecting Consumers from Unreasonable Rates Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to declare that the review by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) of unreasonable increases in health care coverage premiums does not prohib...
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2017-07-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3280IntroFinancial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations for financial services and general government, including programs within the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the fede...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Appropriations Senate Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government. Hearings held on the subject prior to measure being received from the House. Hearings printed: S. Hrg. 115-191.
USSB1623IntroReal Transparency in Airfares Act of 2017 This bill sets at $55,000, or $2,500 for an individual or small business, the maximum civil penalty assessed on a person for an unfair or deceptive practice relating to unfair methods of competition in air tr...
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2017-07-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1605IntroStopping Assault while Flying Enforcement Act of 2017' This bill requires air carriers and foreign air carriers to provide initial and recurrent training for certain flight personnel who are employees or contractors about responding to sexual assault...
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2017-07-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1579IntroBureau of Consumer Financial Protection Advisory Board Enhancement Act This bill amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to require the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to establish: (1) a Small Business Adviso...
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2017-07-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3206IntroConsumer Confidence Reports for Tomorrow Act
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2017-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB3175IntroOnline Privacy Act This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to promulgate customer privacy regulations that require telecommunications services, broadband Internet access services, and inte...
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2017-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB2133IntroCLEARR Act of 2017 Community Lending Enhancement and Regulatory Relief Act of 2017
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2017-07-12
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Prior to Referral.
USSB1405IntroFederal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill reauthorizes through FY2021 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and specified FAA programs. The bill revises requirements for the airport improvement program and pilot progra...
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2017-06-29
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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