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USHB7036IntroZTE Theft Act Zero Tolerance for Electronics Theft Act
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2018-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USHB3117IntroTransparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Department of Energy, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of the Interior, and the Council on Environmental Quality from considering the social c...
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2018-11-02
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 115-999, Part I.
USHB7087IntroOhio River Basin Preparedness Act
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2018-10-26
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USSB3508PassSave Our Seas Act of 2018
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2018-10-11
Became Public Law No: 115-265.
USSB3542IntroA bill to break up large financial entities.
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2018-10-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB645IntroMeasuring the Economic Impact of Broadband Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Commerce to assess, and submit a report regarding, the effects of the digital economy on the U.S. economy. In conducting the assessment, Commerce must: (1) co...
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2018-10-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 613.
USSB2290IntroWildfire Management Technology Advancement Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB7006IntroToo Big To Fail, Too Big To Exist Act
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2018-09-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR632IntroA resolution designating September 2018 as "National Workforce Development Month". Designates September 2018 as National Workforce Development Month. Expresses support for federal initiatives to promote workforce development. Acknowledges that workfo...
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2018-09-28
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 9/18/2018 S6231-6232)
USSB3481IntroClimate Risk Disclosure Act of 2018
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2018-09-24
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB3386IntroE-Verify System Act of 2018
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2018-08-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3336IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2018
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2018-08-01
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3346IntroACCESS BROADBAND Act Advancing Critical Connectivity Expands Service, Small Business Resources, Opportunities, Access, and Data Based on Assessed Need and Demand Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish the Office of Internet Co...
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2018-08-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB756EngrossSave Our Seas Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Marine Debris Act to revise the Marine Debris Program to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to work with: (1) other agencies to address both land- and sea-based s...
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2018-07-26
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB3266IntroAutomotive Jobs Act of 2018 This bill directs the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) to report on the status of the U.S. automotive industry. The bill suspends the Department of Commerce's investigation initiated on May 23, 2018, regarding t...
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2018-07-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3994EngrossACCESS BROADBAND Act Advancing Critical Connectivity Expands Service, Small Business Resources, Opportunities, Access, and Data Based on Assessed Need and Demand Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish the Office of In...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3230IntroA bill to impose a limitation on increases in duties on imports of steel and aluminum from Canada, Mexico, and the European Union, to improve congressional oversight of tariffs imposed to protect national security, and for other purposes.
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2018-07-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB200EngrossStrengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act This bill revises and reauthorizes through FY2022 the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA). Revisions are made to: (1) requirements for...
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2018-07-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2203IntroCoral Reef Sustainability Through Innovation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Coral Reef Conservation Act to authorize the 12 federal agencies on the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force, which includes the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to c...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB2326IntroClimate Solutions Commission Act of 2017 This bill establishes a bipartisan National Climate Solutions Commission that must: undertake a comprehensive review of economically viable actions or policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the United ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB2719IntroCoastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009 to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to conduct and update at least once every s...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB3671IntroOff Fossil Fuels for a Better Future Act This bill transitions away from fossil fuel sources of energy to clean energy sources (e.g., energy efficiency, energy conservation, and renewable energy). By 2027: (1) 80% of electricity sold must be generate...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB5819IntroBURMA Act of 2018 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USSB1756IntroRebuild America Now Act
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2018-05-15
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-322.
USSB2680IntroOpioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 398.
USSB2753IntroCommission on Retirement Security Act of 2018 This bill establishes within the executive branch the Commission on Retirement Security to: (1) conduct a comprehensive study of the state of retirement security in America, and (2) submit to Congress rec...
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2018-04-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4761IntroCompact Impact Relief Act
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2018-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB3179IntroTransparency and Accountability for Business Standards Act This bill requires a federal banking agency to publish for notice and comment: (1) the agency's rationale for, and cost-benefit analysis regarding, the adoption of any prudential regulation t...
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2018-04-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 473.
USHB5093IntroMeasuring the Economic Impact of Broadband Act of 2018 This bill requires the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) of the Department of Commerce to assess, and submit a report regarding, the effects on the U.S. economy of the deployment and adoption of ...
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2018-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB717IntroListing Reform Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to allow the Department of the Interior or the Department of Commerce, as appropriate, to prioritize the consideration of petitions to list a species as endangered or thr...
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2018-02-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 421.
USSB951IntroRegulatory Accountability Act of 2017 This bill codifies and revises notice-and-comment rulemaking procedures to require federal agencies to consider: (1) whether a rulemaking is required by statute or is within the discretion of the agency, (2) whet...
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2018-02-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 312.
USSB1983IntroUnited States Foreign Investment Review Act of 2017 This bill amends the Trade Act of 1974 to require each party to a covered transaction to submit a written notification to the Department of Commerce of such transaction. "Covered transaction" is def...
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2018-01-25
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-160.
USSB584IntroSmall Business Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act This bill modifies the rulemaking requirements and procedures of federal agencies (excluding Congress, U.S. courts, U.S. territories and possessions, and the District of Columbia) under the Regul...
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2017-12-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USSB2229IntroCoastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009 to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to conduct and update at least once every s...
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2017-12-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2623IntroLessening Regulatory Costs and Establishing a Federal Regulatory Budget Act of 2017 This bill requires federal agencies to: (1) designate regulatory reform officers to oversee reduction, cost control, planning, review, and termination of regulatory p...
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2017-11-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 17.
USHB4440IntroRedistribution of Fines to Our Communities Act This bill requires the Department of Energy to retain and redistribute amounts collected for safety-related fines to local governments to mitigate any economic impacts in connection with the closure of a...
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2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USSR328IntroA resolution recognizing November 25, 2017, as "Small Business Saturday" and supporting the efforts of the Small Business Administration to increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses. Declares that the Senate joins the Small Bu...
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2017-11-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7167; text: CR S7159)
USSB2032IntroGSP Footwear Act of 2017 This bill amends the Trade Act of 1974 to authorize the President to designate certain footwear as eligible for duty-free treatment under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP). The President shall include in the next si...
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2017-10-30
To Senate Finance 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.
USHB4074IntroPathways Out of Poverty Act of 2017 This bill establishes and expands various programs related to education, housing, employment, and social welfare. The Department of Education must award grants to states for the development and implementation of pr...
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2017-10-26
To House Nutrition Committee
USHB4085IntroTax Policy Transparency Act This bill requires the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) to make publicly available an analysis of the effects of major tax legislation, including: (1) a distributional analysis, (2) a dynamic distributional after-tax wage...
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2017-10-19
To House Ways And Means 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. Establishes the congressional budget for the f...
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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.
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.
USHB3966IntroPuerto Rico Humanitarian Relief Act
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2017-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Committee
USHB3930IntroHurricane Harvey Small Business Recovery Grants Act
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2017-10-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USSR267IntroA resolution designating September 2017 as "National Workforce Development Month". Designates September 2017 as National Workforce Development Month. Supports federal initiatives to promote workforce development. Acknowledges that workforce developme...
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2017-09-28
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 9/25/2017 S5888-5889)
USSB1877IntroStartup Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to adjust to conditional permanent resident status up to 50,000 aliens who have earned a master's or doctorate degree in a science...
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2017-09-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3822IntroCBO Show Your Work Act This bill amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to make available to Congress and the public each fiscal model, policy model, and data preparation routine that the CBO uses...
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2017-09-25
To House Budget Committee
USHB3724IntroSTRONG Act Strengthening The Resiliency of Our Nation on the Ground Act This bill requires the Office of Science and Technology Policy, with input from the Department of Homeland Security, to establish and chair an interagency working group with cabi...
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2017-09-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
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