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USHB5707IntroPostal Service Financial Improvement Act of 2016 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to: (1) invest a specified percentage of the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund, using one or more qualified professional asset managers, in i...
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2016-12-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 672.
USHB34EnrollTsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2015 Reauthorizes the Tsunami Warning and Education Act through FY2017. (Sec. 4) Consolidates separate tsunami warning systems for the Pacific and Arctic Oceans and for the Atlantic Ocean into a single ...
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2016-12-08
Presented to President.
USSB2944EngrossPublic Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act of 2016 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to revise administrative requirements for the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) program. Specifically, it authorize...
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2016-11-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3470IntroMiners Protection Act of 2016
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2016-11-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 669.
USSR575IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Retirement Security Week, including raising public awareness of the various tax-preferred retirement vehicles, increasing personal financial literacy, and engaging the people of the United Stat...
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2016-09-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6089; text as passed Senate: CR S6083)
USHB5719EngrossEmpowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an employee to elect to defer, for income tax purposes, income attributable to certain stock transferred to the employee by an employer. The...
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2016-09-26
Received in the Senate.
USHB4955IntroPension and Budget Integrity Act of 2016 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to exclude the receipts and disbursements of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) from the federal budget. (The PBGC is a...
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5106IntroIn the Red Act of 2016
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB5284IntroWorld's Greatest Healthcare Plan Act of 2016
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5427IntroStand Up For Students Act
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB5475IntroHealth Equity and Accountability Act of 2016
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5761IntroTrain the Future Act
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5805IntroRetirement Savings Lost and Found Act of 2016
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5195IntroBreast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2016 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code to require a group or individual health plan that provides medical...
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2016-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5447EngrossSmall Business Health Care Relief Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), and other laws to exempt qualified small employer health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) from...
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2016-09-19
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.
USHB5704IntroMore for Veterans Act This bill directs the Department of Defense (DOD) to ensure that retired and honorably discharged members of the Armed Forces, including members medically discharged, separated, or on the temporary disability retirement list, an...
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2016-08-11
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5743IntroPublic Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act of 2016
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2016-07-27
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1576EngrossRepresentative Payee Fraud Prevention Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Prohibits any person authorized by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to receive federal retirement payments on behalf of a minor or an individual of legal disability from embezzling or...
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2016-07-21
Referred sequentially to the House Committee on the Judiciary for a period ending not later than Dec. 31, 2016 for consideration of such provisions of the bill as fall within the jurisdiction of that committee pursuant to clause 1(I) of rule X.
USHB5745IntroPutting Main Street FIRST Act Putting Main Street FIRST: Finishing Irresponsible Reckless Speculative Trading Act
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2016-07-14
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1124)
USHB5783IntroSmall Business Start-up Savings Accounts Act of 2016
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2016-07-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5746IntroBirth Control Privacy Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to prohibit wellness programs from sharing with an employer information related to an individual's use of contraceptives.
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2016-07-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3181IntroS Corporation Modernization Act of 2016
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2016-07-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5754IntroS Corporation Modernization Act of 2016
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2016-07-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5731IntroSAVE UP Act Secure, Accessible, Valuable, Efficient Universal Pension Accounts Act
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2016-07-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3152IntroEmpowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an employee to elect to defer, for income tax purposes, income attributable to certain stock transferred to the employee by an employer. The employee...
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2016-07-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5647IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain ride-sharing services provided by transportation network companies as excludable transportation fringe benefits, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to treat a...
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2016-07-06
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB210IntroStudent Worker Exemption Act of 2016 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude students who are employed by an institution of higher education (IHE) and carrying a full-time academic workload at the IHE from being counted as full...
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2016-07-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 506.
USHB3080IntroTribal Employment and Jobs Protection Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the definition of "applicable large employer" for purposes of the employer health care mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable C...
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2016-07-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 507.
USSB2328PassPROMESA Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act This bill addresses Puerto Rico's debt by establishing an oversight board, a process for restructuring debt, and expedited procedures for approving critical infrastructure projects...
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2016-06-30
Became Public Law No: 114-187. (TXT | PDF)
USHJR88VetoDisapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to the definition of the term "Fiduciary". This joint resolution disapproves and nullifies a Department of Labor rule published on April 8, 2016, relating to the definition of the te...
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2016-06-22
Motion to refer the bill and accompanying veto message to the Committee on Education and the Workforce. The Chair directed the Clerk to notify the Senate of the action of the House.
USSB3078IntroRetirement Savings Lost and Found Act of 2016
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2016-06-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB6IntroWe the People Act of 2016 Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2016 or the DISCLOSE Act of 2016 This bill amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) to: redefine "independent expenditure" to expand t...
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2016-06-16
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB5494IntroWe the People Act of 2016 Democracy Is Supported by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2016 or the DISCLOSE Act of 2016 This bill amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) to: redefine "independent expenditure" to expand the ...
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2016-06-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3060IntroSmall Business Health Care Relief Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), and other laws to exempt qualified small employer health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) from certain ...
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2016-06-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5278EngrossPROMESA Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act This bill addresses Puerto Rico's debt by establishing an oversight board, a process for restructuring debt, and expedited procedures for approving critical infrastructure projects...
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2016-06-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5450IntroAmerican Savings Account Act of 2016 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to establish a new retirement option for all employees and self-employed individuals to be known as the American Savings Account Fund. T...
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2016-06-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5415IntroHELPS Act Helping Employers Lessen Payments for Students Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income of an employee up to $10,000 per year in education loan payments made by an employer on behalf of the employe...
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2016-06-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5382IntroStudent Loan Employment Benefits Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross income of an employee up to $5000 per year of the amounts paid by an employer under a student loan payment assistance program. The stude...
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2016-06-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2985IntroWorld's Greatest Healthcare Plan Act of 2016
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2016-05-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB379IntroSmall Business Tax Credit Accessibility Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the small employer health care insurance tax credit, to: (1) revise the definition of "eligible small employer" to mean an employer with not more than 50 (c...
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2016-05-18
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB1099IntroPACE Act Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees Act This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and Public Health Service Act to include employers with 51 to 100 employees as large employers for purposes of health in...
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2016-05-18
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB1697IntroSmall Business Healthcare Relief Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to allow an employer with fewer than 50 employees that does not offer group health insurance coverage to e...
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2016-05-18
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB1996IntroCommonsense Reporting Act of 2015 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the Internal Revenue Code to modify the requirements for employers to report health insurance coverage information to the Internal Revenue S...
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2016-05-18
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB4936IntroMain Street Jobs and Opportunity Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and (2) make permanent the maximum 35% gift tax rate and the lifetime gift tax exemption, with a...
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2016-05-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5138IntroOver-The-Counter Contraceptives Act of 2016 This bill requires the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to prioritize review of supplemental drug applications (applications to modify the approved use of a drug) for contraceptive drugs intended for rout...
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2016-05-12
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB5191IntroHELP for Students and Parents Act Higher Education Loan Payments for Students and Parents Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance programs to exclude from the gross incom...
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2016-05-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5193Intro529 and ABLE Account Improvement Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the tax treatment of qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) and ABLE accounts. (Tax-favored ABLE [Achieving a Better Life Experience] accounts ...
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2016-05-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2917IntroCommodity End-User Relief Act TITLE I--CONSUMER PROTECTION (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Commodity Exchange Act to direct each registered futures association (RFA) to submit to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) rules that require each...
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2016-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 461.
USHB5186IntroHelp All Americans Save for College Act of 2016 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the tax treatment of qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) and ABLE accounts. (Tax-favored ABLE [Achieving a Better Life Experience] accoun...
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2016-05-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5171IntroLegacy IRA Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the tax exclusion for distributions from individual retirement accounts (IRAs) for charitable purposes. The bill increases from $100,000 to $400,000 the annual limit on the aggregate...
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2016-05-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
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