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USHB7062IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act
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2018-10-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3591IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act
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2018-10-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7026IntroWomen's Pension Protection Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6157PassDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in th...
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2018-09-28
Became Public Law No: 115-245.
USHB6981IntroSchool SAFETY Results Act of 2018 School Security and Facilities Enhancement to Yield Results Act of 2018
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2018-09-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3526IntroEqual Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2018
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2018-09-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6933IntroEqual Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2018
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2018-09-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR654IntroA 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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2018-09-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6349; text: CR S6347)
USSB3436IntroWomen's Pension Protection Act of 2018
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2018-09-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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.
USHB3857IntroPASS Act of 2017 Protecting Advice for Small Savers Act of 2017
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2018-08-10
House Committee on Education and the Workforce Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Nov. 16, 2018.
USHB6540IntroRetirement Savings Lost and Found Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury and the Social Security Administration (SSA) to create an online Retirement Savings Lost and Found (RSLF) to assist individuals in locating certain employ...
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2018-07-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4219IntroWorkflex in the 21st Century Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to establish a voluntary workflex option under which employers who provide flexible workplace arrangement plans that include a combination o...
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2018-07-25
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Prior to Referral.
USHB6485IntroJob Opportunities for All Act
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2018-07-24
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6467IntroFederal Jobs Guarantee Development Act of 2018
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2018-07-23
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB3244IntroFederal Employees Sustainable Investment Act This bill establishes a new fund—the Corporate Responsibility Stock Index Fund—as an investment option under the Thrift Savings Plan. The Corporate Responsibility Stock Index Fund must be invested in a...
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2018-07-19
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6452IntroFederal Employees Sustainable Investment Act This bill establishes a new fund—the Corporate Responsibility Stock Index Fund—as an investment option under the Thrift Savings Plan. The Corporate Responsibility Stock Index Fund must be invested in a...
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2018-07-19
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB3242IntroAmerican Savings Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code to establish a new retirement option for all employees and self-employed individuals to be known as the American Savings A...
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2018-07-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB488EngrossJOBS and Investor Confidence Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Securities and Exchange Commission to increase, from $5 million to $10 million, the 12-month sales threshold beyond which an issuer is required to provide investors with additio...
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2018-07-18
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate bill.
USHB6377IntroSave Community Newspaper Act of 2018
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2018-07-18
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Voice Vote.
USSB3218IntroStrengthening Financial Security Through Short-Term Savings Accounts Act of 2018
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2018-07-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3219IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to modify the requirements for multiple employer plans, and for other purposes.
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2018-07-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4760IntroSecuring America's Future Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise immigrant visa allocation provisions, including family-related visas. A nonimmigrant classification for parents of adult U.S. citizens is created. Th...
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2018-06-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2221IntroRIP MSP Act Repeal Insurance Plans of the Multi-State Program Act This bill repeals a provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that allows the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to enter into contracts with health insurance issue...
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2018-06-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 468.
USHB5892EngrossTo establish an Advisory Committee on Opioids and the Workplace to advise the Secretary of Labor on actions the Department of Labor can take to address the impact of opioid abuse on the workplace. (Sec. 1) This bill establishes an Advisory Committee ...
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2943IntroTribal Employment and Jobs Protection Act 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 Care Act (...
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2018-05-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4426IntroSustainable Energy Development Reform Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB3848IntroWe the People Democracy Reform Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB4209IntroAmerica Wins Act The bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose an excise tax on the carbon dioxide content of coal, petroleum and petroleum products, and natural gas sold by the manufacturer, producer, or importer and require the revenues to be...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB3314Intro100 by '50 Act This bill calls for the United States to aggressively reduce carbon pollution as rapidly as practicable and achieve 100% clean and renewable energy by 2050. It provides financial support (e.g., grant programs and loans) for clean and r...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy 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
USSB2802IntroResponsible Additions and Increases to Sustain Employee Health Benefits Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax exclusion for distributions from health flexible spending arrangements provided under a cafeteria ...
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2018-05-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5491IntroRural Health Insurance Act of 2018 This bill authorizes the Department of Agriculture to provide loans and grants to assist in the establishment of agricultural association health plans to help bring new health options and lower priced health care co...
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2018-04-30
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB2746IntroFederal Jobs Guarantee Development Act of 2018
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2018-04-25
To Senate Finance Committee
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
USSB2670IntroSTARS Act Simplifying Technical Aspects Regarding Seasonality Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude seasonal employees from the definition of "full-time employee" for purposes of the employer mandate to provide employees w...
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2018-04-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4997IntroGROW Act Giving Retirement Options to Workers Act of 2018 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code to authorize a new composite multiemployer pension plan, which combines features of d...
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2018-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USSB1538IntroSmall Business Employee Ownership Promotion Enhancement Act of 2018 This bill amends the Small Business Act to require the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) within the Small Business Administration (SBA) to appoint a SCORE Employee Ownershi...
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2018-03-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 348.
USHB138IntroProtecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2017 This bill amends federal bankruptcy law to modify provisions related to Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which typically involves the reorganization of a debtor company's assets and debts. ...
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2018-03-15
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Norcross asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 138, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB3303IntroFirst Responder Fair RETIRE Act First Responder Fair Return for Employees on Their Initial Retirement Earned Act of 2017
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2018-03-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2823IntroAffordable Retirement Advice for Savers Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) to modify requirements related to fiduciaries and the provision of investment advice for pens...
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2018-03-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 443.
USSB2474IntroRetirement Savings Lost and Found Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury and the Social Security Administration (SSA) to create an online Retirement Savings Lost and Found (RSLF) to assist individuals in locating certain employ...
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2018-02-28
To Senate Finance Committee
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
USHB2579EngrossBroader Options for Americans Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the premium assistance tax credit to be used for unsubsidized COBRA continuation health coverage. (Under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act...
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2018-02-15
S.Amdt.1959 Cloture on amendment SA 1959 not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 39 - 60. Record Vote Number: 36. (CR S1148)
USSB1591IntroOtto Warmbier Banking Restrictions Involving North Korea Act of 2017 This bill requires the President to: (1) submit to Congress a list of financial institutions that are providing financial or banking support to the government of North Korea; (2) im...
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2018-01-30
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-161.
USSB2147IntroButch Lewis Act of 2017 This bill establishes the Pension Rehabilitation Administration within the Department of the Treasury and a related trust fund to make loans to certain multiemployer defined benefit pension plans. To receive a loan, a plan mus...
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2018-01-30
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-161.
USSB419PassPublic Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to revise requirements for the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) program. (The PSOB program provides death...
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2018-01-17
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB2318IntroPension Stability Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to establish user fees for qualified professional asset managers (QPAMs) who have been convicted of a crime and apply for an individual exemption (known as a QPAM waiver) to the prohibi...
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2018-01-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2303IntroAccess to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to exclude remuneration paid for licensed independent insurance producers from administrative costs for purposes of calculating the medical los...
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2018-01-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1PassTax Cuts and Jobs Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) to reduce tax rates and modify policies, credits, and deductions for individuals and businesses. It also establishes an oil and gas leasing program for the Coastal Plain of the Ar...
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2017-12-22
Became Public Law No: 115-97. (TXT | PDF)
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