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USHB4130IntroMandatory Arbitration Transparency Act of 2017
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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
USHB2319IntroConsumer Financial Choice and Capital Markets Protection Act of 2017
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2017-11-03
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Capital Markets Prior to Referral.
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.
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.
USHB4125IntroComprehensive Student Achievement Information Act of 2017
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2017-10-25
To House Education And The Workforce 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.
USHB2396IntroPrivacy Notification Technical Clarification Act
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2017-10-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 40 - 20.
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
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2017-09-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3755IntroComprehensive Consumer Credit Reporting Reform Act of 2017
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2017-09-13
To House Financial Services 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
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
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
USHB772IntroCommon Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2017 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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2017-07-27
Subcommittee on Health Discharged.
USSB1654IntroEmail Privacy Act
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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
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
USHB3280IntroFinancial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations to the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. Dep...
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2017-07-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 167.
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.
USHB3014IntroKeeping Families Home Act of 2017
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2017-06-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2656IntroPublic Engagement at FERC Act This bill amends the Federal Power Act to revise and expand the Office of Public Participation in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and rename it as the Office of Public Participation and Consumer Advocacy....
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USSB1240IntroPublic Engagement at FERC Act This bill amends the Federal Power Act to revise and expand the Office of Public Participation in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and rename it as the Office of Public Participation and Consumer Advocacy....
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2017-05-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2553IntroTABS Act of 2017 Taking Account of Bureaucrats' Spending Act of 2017 This bill amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to eliminate provisions that fund the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) using transfers from the earnings of...
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2017-05-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2439IntroFair Accountability and Innovative Research Drug Pricing Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require manufacturers of certain drugs and biological products with a wholesale cost of $100 or more per month to report to the Dep...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2495IntroStop Online Booking Scams Act of 2017 This bill prohibits third-party online hotel reservation sellers from charging a consumer's credit card or financial accounts in an Internet transaction for a hotel unless they disclose: (1) a description of the ...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
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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2017-05-18
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2525IntroFinancial Literacy for Students Act This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education of 1965 (ESEA) to authorize the Department of Education to award matching grants to states to: (1) integrate financial literacy education into public elementa...
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2017-05-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB1164IntroStop Online Booking Scams Act of 2017 This bill prohibits third-party online hotel reservation sellers from charging a consumer's credit card or financial accounts in an Internet transaction for a hotel unless they disclose: (1) a description of the ...
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2017-05-17
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1131IntroFair Accountability and Innovative Research Drug Pricing Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require manufacturers of certain drugs and biological products with a wholesale cost of $100 or more per month to report to the Dep...
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2017-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1137IntroClean Safe Reliable Water Infrastructure Act This bill urges Congress to provide robust funding of capitalization grants to states for state drinking water revolving funds and state clean water revolving funds. The bill amends the Safe Drinking Water...
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2017-05-16
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1117IntroConsumer Financial Choice and Capital Markets Protection Act of 2017
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2017-05-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1113IntroPersonal Care Products Safety Act This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require cosmetics companies to register their facilities with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and to submit to the FDA cosmetic ingredient statement...
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2017-05-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB385IntroEnergy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act This bill revises a variety of programs to encourage energy efficiency in buildings, industry, the federal government, and certain appliances. TITLE I--BUILDINGS Subtitle A--Building Energy Codes (Sec...
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2017-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 73.
USHB2376IntroDrug Diversion and Counterfeit Crackdown Act of 2017
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2395IntroStop Predatory Bail Contracts Act This bill requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to limit the fee that bail bond agents or persons underwriting or insuring the provision of a bail bond may charge for an ankle monitor or homing device that they...
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB2356IntroMY DATA Act of 2017 Managing Your Data Against Telecom Abuses Act of 2017 This bill prohibits providers of Internet broadband services or of Internet content, applications, or devices from using unfair or deceptive acts or practices relating to priva...
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB2349IntroHands off Passengers Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to modify a federal regulation relating to oversold flights to prohibit the involuntary deplaning of, or denial of boarding a flight by, any passenger holding a confirmed res...
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2017-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
USSB993IntroRestoring Internet Freedom Act This bill nullifies the rule adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on February 26, 2015, relating to the reclassification of broadband Internet access service as a telecommunications service. The FCC is...
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2017-05-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR300IntroEncouraging greater public-private sector collaboration to promote financial literacy for students and young adults. Reaffirms the purposes of specified provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that direct federal f...
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2017-05-01
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2235IntroSAFE SEAT Act Saving All Flyers from Ejection and Securing Everyone's Access to Travel Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to issue or revise regulations to ensure that: a passenger, after boarding an aircraft for a flight, is not ...
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
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