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USHB1628IntroAmerican Health Care Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to eliminate funding for the Prevention and Public Health Fund and increase funding for community health centers. For one year, certain federal f...
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2017-03-24
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule 19, further consideration of H.R. 1628 is postponed.
USHB1101EngrossSmall Business Health Fairness Act of 2017 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to provide for the establishment and governance of association health plans (AHPs), which are group health plans sponsored by busi...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1656IntroHELP 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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2017-03-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1304IntroSelf-Insurance Protection Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), and the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the definition of "health insurance coverage" a stop-loss policy ...
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2017-03-20
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Education and the Workforce. H. Rept. 115-53, Part I.
USHB1613IntroHELP for Coal Miners Health Care Act of 2017 Helping Ensure Long-Term Protection for Coal Miners Health Care Act of 2017
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2017-03-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1175IntroHealth Savings Act of 2017
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2017-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB760IntroPostal Service Financial Improvement Act of 2017 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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2017-03-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1529IntroDebt Limit Control and Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-03-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1550IntroVolunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax exclusion for benefits paid to volunteer firefighters and emergency medical providers by states and local governments, to: (1) in...
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2017-03-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB488IntroEncouraging Employee Ownership Act
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2017-03-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 15.
USHB1343IntroEncouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017
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2017-03-09
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 48 - 11.
USSJR32IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of Labor's Employe...
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2017-03-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSJR33IntroA joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by t...
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2017-03-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB492IntroServicemember Retirement Improvement Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow members of the Ready Reserve of a reserve component of the Armed Forces to make the maximum allowable contribution ($18,000 in 2017) to their Thrift Savings ...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB859IntroFinancial Services Conflict of Interest Act
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2017-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1317IntroServicemember Retirement Improvement Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow members of the Ready Reserve of a reserve component of the Armed Forces to make the maximum allowable contribution ($18,000 in 2017) to their Thrift Savings ...
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2017-03-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1337IntroLegacy 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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2017-03-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB489IntroPension Accountability Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code to revise rules for voting on the suspension of pension benefits under multiemployer plans in endangered or critical...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1313IntroPreserving Employee Wellness Programs Act This bill exempts workplace wellness programs from: (1) limitations under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 on medical examinations and inquiries of employees, (2) the prohibition on collecting gene...
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2017-03-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1275IntroWorld's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the requirements for individuals to maintain minimum essential coverage and for large employers to offer affordable coverage to full time employees. Health ...
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2017-03-01
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHJR67EngrossDisapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of La...
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2017-02-16
Received in the Senate.
USHJR66EngrossDisapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of Labor's Employee Benefits Security...
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2017-02-16
Received in the Senate.
USHB1083IntroAmerican Savings Account Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish a new retirement option for all employees and self-employed individuals to be known as the American Savings Account Fund. This fund operates in a manner simi...
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2017-02-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB403IntroHealth Savings Act of 2017
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2017-02-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1012IntroGroup Term Life Insurance Increase Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the limit on the amount of employer-provided group term life insurance that an employee may exclude from his or her gross income for income tax purp...
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2017-02-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB179IntroMiners Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) to transfer certain funds to the Multiemployer Health Benefit Plan and the 1974 United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) Pension Plan to provid...
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB277IntroAmerican Health Care Reform Act of 2017
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USSB344IntroStrong Families Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow certain employers a business-related tax credit for up to 25% of the amount of wages paid to their employees during any period (not exceeding 12 weeks) in which such employe...
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2017-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB937IntroUniversal Savings Account Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow for the establishment of Universal Savings Accounts. These accounts shall be tax-exempt and may be opened by any individual who is at least 18 years of age and a U.S. c...
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2017-02-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB929IntroSmall Business Start-up Savings Accounts Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for tax-preferred Small Business Start-up Savings Accounts to pay for trade or business expenses, including the purchase of equipment or facili...
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2017-02-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB323IntroUniversal Savings Account Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow for the establishment of Universal Savings Accounts. These accounts shall be tax-exempt and may be opened by any individual who is at least 18 years of age and a U.S. c...
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2017-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB947IntroFAMILY Act Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act
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2017-02-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB337IntroFAMILY Act Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act This bill establishes the Office of Paid Family and Medical Leave within the Social Security Administration (SSA). The bill entitles every individual to a family and medical leave insurance (FMLI) ben...
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2017-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR51IntroA resolution recognizing the contributions of Federal employees and pledging to oppose efforts to reduce Federal workforce pay and benefits, eliminate civil service employment protections, undermine collective bargaining, and increase the use of non-...
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2017-02-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB771IntroEqual Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2017 This bill requires the federal government: (1) to ensure coverage for abortion care in public health insurance programs including Medicaid, Medicare, and the Children's He...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB854IntroRetirement Security for American Workers Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to modify the qualification requirements for certain multiple employer retirement plans. A multipl...
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2017-02-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB782IntroFamily Care Savings Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the amount of the tax exclusion for employer-provided dependent care assistance to $10,000 in a taxable year and to provide for an inflation adjustment to such increased a...
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2017-02-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB795IntroEmployer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance to include payments of qualified education loans by an employer to either an emp...
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2017-02-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB265IntroFinancial Services Conflict of Interest Act
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2017-02-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB258IntroHolocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2017 This bill allows a beneficiary of a Holocaust-era life, dowry, education, annuity, property, or other insurance policy to bring a civil action in a U.S. district court against the insurer for the covered...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB270IntroPension and Budget Integrity Act of 2017 This bill prohibits provisions that increase or extend an increase of Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) premiums from being counted as an offset to determine budget points of order for legislation in...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Budget Committee
USHB7EngrossNo Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017 TITLE I--PROHIBITING FEDERALLY FUNDED ABORTIONS (Sec. 101) This bill makes permanent the prohibition on the use of federal funds, including funds in the budget of the...
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2017-01-31
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
USHB775IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to inflation adjust the $5,000 limitation with respect to dependent care assistance programs and flexible spending arrangements. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for an annual adjustment...
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2017-01-31
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB764IntroHousing America's Workforce Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employers a business-related tax credit for up to 50% (100% for small business employers) of the qualified housing expenses paid for the benefit of their empl...
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2017-01-31
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB761IntroPension and Budget Integrity Act of 2017 This bill prohibits provisions that increase or extend an increase of Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) premiums from being counted as an offset to determine budget points of order for legislation in...
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2017-01-31
To House Budget Committee
USHB762IntroHolocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2017 This bill allows a beneficiary of a Holocaust-era life, dowry, education, annuity, property, or other insurance policy to bring a civil action in a U.S. district court against the insurer for the covered...
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2017-01-31
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB164IntroIncreasing Access to Voluntary Screening for HIV/AIDS and STIs Act of 2017
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2017-01-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB421IntroAllowing Greater Access to Safe and Effective Contraception Act 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 dru...
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2017-01-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB628IntroGuaranteed Health Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to maintain, upon repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the health care provisions of the Health Care and Educati...
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2017-01-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB208IntroPACE Act Promoting Affordable Childcare for Everyone Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for expenses for household and dependent care services necessary for gainful employment (known as the Child and Depend...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
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