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USHB6099IntroApprenticeship Hubs Across America Act of 2018
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2018-10-19
Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
USHB6080IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USSB2559PassMarrakesh Treaty Implementation Act
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2018-10-09
Became Public Law No: 115-261.
USHB302PassSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USHB7031IntroCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2018
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2018-10-05
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB6760EngrossProtecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent several tax provisions that were enacted in 2017 and are scheduled to expire at the end of 2025. The bill makes permanent provision...
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2018-10-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3529IntroVET PFAS Act Veterans Exposed to Toxic PFAS Act
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2018-09-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6993IntroVET PFAS Act Veterans Exposed to Toxic PFAS Act
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2018-09-28
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5895PassEnergy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019 (Sec. 3) Specifies that, unless this bill expressly provides otherwise, references to "this Act" included in a division shall be treated as ...
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2018-09-21
Became Public Law No: 115-244.
USHB6545IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB899PassVeterans Providing Healthcare Transition Improvement Act This bill extends the policy entitling new federal employees who are veterans with a service-connected disability to a specified amount of leave for medical treatment for such disability to all...
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2018-09-07
Became Public Law No: 115-238.
USHB2EngrossAgriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 This bill (commonly known as the farm bill) reauthorizes through FY2023 and modifies Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs that address: commodity support, conservation, trade and international food aid, nutr...
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2018-09-05
Conference held.
USHB6659IntroScreening With Dignity Act of 2018
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2018-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
USHB5515PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2018-08-13
Became Public Law No: 115-232.
USHR975IntroBy the People Resolution Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should enact various reforms with respect to voter registration and protection, campaign-finance contribution limits and violations, and political advertisemen...
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB6232IntroPreventing Family Separation for Immigrants with Disabilities Act
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB299EngrossBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017 This bill includes as part of the Republic of Vietnam its territorial seas for purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agent...
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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB6471IntroTo amend the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to clarify the use of subminimum wage with respect to certain contracts.
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2018-07-23
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2648IntroVeterans Transition Improvement Act This bill extends the policy entitling new federal employees who are veterans with a service-connected disability to a specified amount of leave for medical treatment for such disability to all Veterans Health Admi...
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2018-07-16
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. H. Rept. 115-825, Part I.
USHB3696IntroWounded Warrior Workforce Enhancement Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants to eligible institutions to: (1) establish a master's degree program in orthotics and prosthetics, or (2) expand upon an existing mast...
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2018-06-27
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USSB2652EngrossStephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Stephen Michael Gleason.
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2018-06-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6103IntroNational Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico Act of 2018 This bill establishes a National Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico to examine the federal preparedness, response, and rec...
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2018-06-15
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USSB3077IntroFair Pay and Safe Workplaces Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3061IntroApprenticeship Hubs Across America Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3064IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6093IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2018 This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require voting systems for federal elections to use durable, paper ballots. Systems must make ballots available for verification by the voter be...
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2018-06-13
To House Administration Committee
USSB3049IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2987IntroJohn S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national se...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 439.
USHB3562PassTo amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish assistance for adaptations of residences of veterans in rehabilitation programs under chapter 31 of such title, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bil...
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2018-06-01
Became Public Law No: 115-177.
USHB5044EngrossService-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act (Sec. 2) This bill provides that the surviving spouse of a veteran who died with less than a 100% disability rating maintains the same Department of Veterans Affairs contracting preference for...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3132IntroRestoring Confidence in America's Elections Act This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to: (1) prohibit the purchase or use in a federal election of an electronic voting system that does not produce a voter-verified paper record; (2) proh...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5674IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 This bill consolidates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) community care programs, revises other VA health care programs and facilities ...
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2018-05-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 516.
USHB5786IntroMilitary Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. Provides appropriations to the Department ...
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2018-05-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 518.
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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2018-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 407.
USHB5252IntroKeep Young Athletes Safe Act of 2018 This bill authorizes the Department of Justice to award a grant to an eligible nonprofit nongovernmental entity to support oversight of the United States Olympic Committee, each national governing body, and each p...
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5658IntroWorkplace Choice and Flexibility for Individuals with Disabilities Act
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2018-04-27
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5592IntroDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2738IntroA bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to require air carrier passengers with service animals to adhere to a standard of service animal behavior training. This bill requires the Department of Transportation to establish a standard of service a...
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2018-04-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2724IntroSolitary Confinement Reform Act
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2018-04-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2322IntroInjured and Amputee Veterans Bill of Rights This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that an Injured and Amputee Veterans Bill of Rights is printed on signage in accessible formats and displayed prominently and conspicuous...
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5499IntroStephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Stephen Michael Gleason.
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2018-04-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB324PassState Veterans Home Adult Day Health Care Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with each state home to pay for medical supervision model adult day health care for a vete...
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2018-03-27
Became Public Law No: 115-159. (TXT | PDF)
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.
USSR447IntroA resolution designating March 22, 2018, as "National Rehabilitation Counselors Appreciation Day".
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2018-03-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1978; text: CR S1954)
USSR446IntroA resolution designating March 25, 2018, as "National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day".
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2018-03-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1978; text: CR S1953)
USHB888IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to improve dependency and indemnity compensation for survivors of certain totally disabled veterans. This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to treat a notification of the death of a veteran r...
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2018-03-20
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1725PassQuicker Veterans Benefits Delivery Act of 2017 (Sec. 1) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), within 180 days of enactment of this bill, to submit a report on the progress of the VA's Acceptable Clinical Evidence initiative in r...
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2018-03-09
Became Public Law No: 115-130. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2193IntroCaring for our Veterans Act of 2017
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2018-03-07
By Senator Isakson from Committee on Veterans' Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-212.
USHB5118IntroUSAccounts: Investing in America's Future Act of 2018 This bill establishes in the Treasury the USAccount Fund from which the Department of the Treasury must make an initial $500 automatic contribution and subsequent matching contributions of up to $...
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2018-02-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1892PassHonoring Hometown Heroes Act DIVISION A--HONORING HOMETOWN HEROES ACT Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sec. 10102) This division authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia t...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-123.
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