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USSB1091EngrossSupporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes an Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. The council must identify, promote, coordinate, and publicly disseminate information and resources to ...
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2018-06-22
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB931EngrossFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked t...
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2018-06-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5766IntroSecuring Public Areas of Transportation Facilities Act of 2018
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2018-06-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 604.
USHB6IntroSUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act This bill makes several changes to state Medicaid programs to address opioid and substance use dis...
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2018-06-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6136IntroBorder Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018
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2018-06-21
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule 19, further consideration of H.R. 6136 is postponed until a time to be announced.
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.
USHB5773EngrossPASS Act of 2018 Preventing Addiction for Susceptible Seniors Act of 2018 This bill alters several requirements under the Medicare prescription drug benefit. Specifically, the bill: (1) requires prescription drug plan sponsors to establish drug manag...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB200IntroStrengthening 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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2018-06-19
[Hearing: Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm]
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 591.
USHB5776IntroMOST Act Medicare and Opioid Safe Treatment Act
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2018-06-19
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 115-764, Part I.
USHB5515EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2018-06-19
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB5788EngrossSTOP Act of 2018 Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention Act of 2018
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2018-06-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3828IntroPatsy T. Mink Gender Equity in Education Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and elementary and se...
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2018-06-14
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Matsui asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the primary sponsor of H.R. 3828, a bill originally introduced by Representative Slaughter, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII.
USHB4275EngrossEmpowering Pharmacists in the Fight Against Opioid Abuse Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop and disseminate training programs and materials on: (1) the circumstances under which a pharmacist m...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4284EngrossINFO Act Indexing Narcotics, Fentanyl, and Opioids Act of 2018 This bill requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to appoint a federal coordinator within the Department of Health and Human Services to: coordinate programs related to opioid...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5197EngrossALTO Act Alternatives to Opioids in the Emergency Department Act This bill requires, and provides funds for, the Department of Health and Human Services to carry out a three-year demonstration program awarding grants to hospitals and emergency depart...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5685EngrossMedicare Opioid Safety Education Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to provide Medicare beneficiaries with educational resources regarding opioid use and pain management, as well as descriptions of co...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5176EngrossPreventing Overdoses While in Emergency Rooms Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program to: (1) develop protocols for discharging patients who are treated for a drug overdose, and (2) enha...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5228EngrossSCREEN Act Stop Counterfeit Drugs by Regulating and Enhancing Enforcement Now Act
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5009EngrossJessie's Law This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop and disseminate best practices for health care providers and state agencies regarding the display of a patient's history of opioid addiction in the patient's...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR938IntroOf inquiry directing the Attorney General to provide certain documents in the Attorney General's possession to the House of Representatives relating to the ongoing congressional investigation related to certain prosecutorial and investigatory decisio...
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2018-06-13
[Hearing: Jun 26 @ 10:00 am]
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5272EngrossRESULTS Act of 2018 Reinforcing Evidence-Based Standards Under Law in Treating Substance Abuse Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require applicants to demonstrate that a program or activity is evidence-based when applying ...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6093IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To House Administration Committee
USSB1204IntroPost Office Discontinuance Accountability Act of 2017 This bill establishes procedures under which the United States Postal Service (USPS) may carry out emergency suspensions of post offices because of a natural disaster, damage to or destruction of ...
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2018-06-13
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHR937IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress, that within 7 days of enactment, that the Department of Justice shall provide certain documents in its possession to the House of Representatives relating to the ongoing congressional investigation of certain pro...
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2018-06-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5810IntroMedicaid Health HOME Act Medicaid Health Homes for Opioid-Use-Disorder Medicaid Enrollees Encouraged Act
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 562.
USHB5477IntroRural DOCS Act Rural Development of Opioid Capacity Services Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to carry out a demonstration project to provide an enhanced federal matching rate for state Medicaid expenditures r...
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 566.
USHB5808IntroMedicaid Pharmaceutical Home Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 561.
USHB6068IntroCounter Terrorism and Illicit Finance Act
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2018-06-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3049IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB5715IntroStrengthening Partnerships to Prevent Opioid Abuse Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a secure online portal to allow: (1) data sharing among the CMS, Medicare prescription drug benefit plans, and M...
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2018-06-12
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-737, Part I.
USHB8EngrossWater Resources Development Act of 2018
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2018-06-11
Received in the Senate.
USHB6048IntroCOUNT Victims Act Counting Our Unexpected Natural Tragedies' Victims Act of 2018
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2018-06-08
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHR898IntroDirecting the Secretary of Homeland Security to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to Department of Homeland Security policies and activities relating to homeland security information produced and disseminated regardi...
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2018-06-08
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 152.
USSB3033IntroCOUNT Victims Act Counting Our Unexpected Natural Tragedies' Victims Act of 2018
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2018-06-07
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3036IntroKeep Families Together Act This bill prohibits an agent or contractor of the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice, or the Department of Health and Human Services from removing a child who is under the age of 18 and has no perman...
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2018-06-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1511IntroHomeless Children and Youth Act of 2017 This bill amends the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to modify definitions relating to homeless individuals and homeless children or youth as used by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)...
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2018-06-06
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance Prior to Referral.
USHB6018IntroTrans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Act of 2018
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2018-06-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3008IntroDr. Todd Graham Pain Management Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1872IntroTSA Modernization Act This bill reauthorizes Transportation Security Administration (TSA) programs through FY2020 and modifies the authorities, requirements, and organizational structure for the TSA. The bill codifies the transfer of the TSA from the...
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2018-06-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 444.
USSB292PassChildhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to collect the medical specime...
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2018-06-05
Became Public Law No: 115-180.
USHB5731IntroSecuring Our Schools Act
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5941IntroChild Gun Access Prevention Act
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2018-06-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4762)
USHR920IntroExpressing support for the designation of June as National Gun Violence Awareness Month, and calling on Congress to address gun violence.
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2018-06-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6011IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to authorize a court to reduce the term of imprisonment imposed on certain defendants convicted as an adult for an offense committed and completed before the defendant attained 18 years of age, and for other pur...
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2018-06-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2994IntroEMPOWER Act-Part I Ending the Monopoly of Power Over Workplace Harassment through Education and Reporting Act-Part I
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2018-06-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2846IntroFederal Agency Customer Experience Act of 2017 This bill exempts an agency's authority to collect information that is voluntary feedback from the federal information resources management activities authority of the the Office of Management and Budget...
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2018-06-05
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Fitzpatrick asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the primary sponsor of H.R. 2846, a bill originally introduced by Representative Farenthold, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII.
USSB754IntroCyber Scholarship Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill amends the Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2014 to require at least 5% of scholarships that the National Science Foundation (NSF) coordinates with the Department of Homeland Security under the fe...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 440.
USHR896IntroCondemning Boko Haram and calling on the Governments of the United States of America and Nigeria to swiftly implement measures to defeat the terrorist organization.
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB5820IntroDONE Act Detention Oversight, Not Expansion Act
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB5763IntroAlbatross and Petrel Conservation Act This bill authorizes the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to promulgate regulations to implement and enforce the Agreement on the Conservation of Al...
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2018-05-30
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
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