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USHB6992IntroProtecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2018
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2018-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Committee
USHB7028IntroDHS Body-Worn Camera Act of 2018
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2018-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB4921PassSTB Information Security Improvement Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Surface Transportation Board (STB) to develop a timeline and plan to implement the recommendations of the Inspector General of the Department of Transportation in Report No. FI2...
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2018-10-16
Became Public Law No: 115-269.
USHB7067IntroClean Money Act of 2018
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2018-10-16
To House Administration Committee
USHB6EnrollSUPPORT 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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2018-10-16
Presented to President.
USSB1595EngrossHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017 This bill amends the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015 to impose specified sanctions on: (1) foreign persons that knowingly assist in or provide support for fu...
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2018-10-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3021EnrollAmerica's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 This bill designates the U.S. courthouse at 300 South Fourth Street in Minneapolis, Minnesota, as the "Diana E. Murphy United States Courthouse."
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2018-10-12
Presented to President.
USSB3508PassSave Our Seas Act of 2018
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2018-10-11
Became Public Law No: 115-265.
USSJR64IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of the Treasury relating to "Returns by Exempt Organizations and Returns by Certain Non-Exempt Organiza...
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2018-10-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 630.
USHB6667IntroAfghan and Iraqi Allies Resettlement Improvement Act
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2018-10-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6683IntroNicaragua Human Rights and Anticorruption Act of 2018
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2018-10-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB2896EngrossJACK Act Justice Against Corruption on K Street Act of 2018
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2018-10-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB7055IntroKeeping Girls in School Act
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2018-10-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2259PassSam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018 This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after t...
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2018-10-09
Became Public Law No: 115-256.
USHB302PassSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USHB7040IntroEx-Offender Voter Registration Act of 2018
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2018-10-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1862IntroTrafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to modify: (1) the criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human tr...
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2018-10-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 623.
USHB3359EngrossCybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to redesignate the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate as the Cybersecurity and ...
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2018-10-04
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3233IntroNicaragua Human Rights and Anticorruption Act of 2018
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2018-10-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 617.
USSB3542IntroA bill to break up large financial entities.
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2018-10-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB7026IntroWomen's Pension Protection Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB3538IntroDHS Body-Worn Camera Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3186EngrossEvery Kid Outdoors Act This bill directs the Departments of the Interior, Agriculture, Commerce, and the Army to establish the Every Kids Outdoors program to provide fourth graders free access to federal lands and waters to which the public has acces...
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB7024IntroFederal Flood Management Act of 2018 This bill directs executive agencies, including military departments, to reduce the risk of flood losses, minimize flood impacts, and restore and preserve natural floodplains. Agencies must also: (1) evaluate the ...
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2018-10-02
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6533IntroCLEAN Politics Act of 2018 Curtailing Lobbying and Empowering Americans for a New Politics Act of 2018
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2018-10-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USSB1311EngrossAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017 This bill sets forth a variety of measures to address the prevention and punishment of human trafficking and to assist trafficking victims. Included among these are provisions concerning: restitution for victims;...
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2018-10-01
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB6607IntroDeceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2018 This bill amends the Revised Statutes to prohibit any person, within 60 days before an election, from communicating, causing to be communicated, or producing for communication certain ...
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2018-10-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB589PassDepartment of Energy Research and Innovation Act TITLE I--LABORATORY MODERNIZATION AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act (Sec. 102) This bill instructs the Department of Energy (DOE) to permit specified National...
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2018-09-28
Became Public Law No: 115-246.
USHB1109PassTo amend section 203 of the Federal Power Act. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Federal Power Act with respect to the prohibition regarding mergers or consolidations by a public utility. Any merger or consolidation of a public utility whose value exceed...
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2018-09-28
Became Public Law No: 115-247.
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.
USHB6977IntroNo Blame, No Shame Act
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2018-09-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6970IntroPresidential Tax Transparency Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to require the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to disclose and make publicly available tax returns and return information for certain candidates for President and Vice Presid...
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2018-09-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6983IntroUncovering Foreign Influence in the United States 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
USHB3608IntroEndangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act
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2018-09-27
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 12.
USHB1272IntroCold Case Record Collections Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) to establish a collection of cold case records about unsolved criminal civil rights cases that government offices must: (1) publicly d...
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2018-09-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6018IntroTrans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Act of 2018
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2018-09-27
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6355IntroPETITION Act of 2018 Providing ESA Timing Improvements That Increase Opportunities for Nonlisting Act of 2018 This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to revise the process by which the Department of the Interior or the Department of Comme...
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2018-09-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 14.
USHB6332EngrossImproving Strategies to Counter Weapons Proliferation Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) to report on the usage of financial activity data collected by FinCEN related to weapons proliferation.
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2018-09-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB6729EngrossEmpowering Financial Institutions to Fight Human Trafficking Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill allows a qualified nonprofit organization to share information with financial institutions and other authorities regarding possible human trafficking or relat...
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2018-09-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB6933IntroEqual Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2018
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2018-09-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4809EngrossGOOD Act Guidance Out Of Darkness Act This bill requires an agency to: (1) publish guidance documents online on the dates they are issued, (2) publish all of its guidance documents that are in effect in a single location on regulations.gov, and (3) d...
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2018-09-27
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 586.
USHB6345IntroEMPOWERS Act of 2018 Ensuring Meaningful Petition Outreach While Enhancing Rights of States Act of 2018 This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to revise the process for listing, delisting, or reclassifying a species under the Act. Before...
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2018-09-27
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 12.
USHB6944IntroClean Water Through Green Infrastructure Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide grants to eligible higher education institutions and research institutions to establish and maintain between three and five centers o...
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2018-09-27
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB6951IntroGet the Lead Out of Schools Act This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to promulgate a national primary drinking water regulation for schools and day care facilities that: (1) establishes a l...
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2018-09-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB50EngrossUnfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to: (1) require the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), at the request of the chairman or ranking member of a congressional committee, to ...
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2018-09-26
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB1872EngrossReciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of State to submit an annual, publicly-available report to Congress that includes: (1) a list of individuals holding specified senior Chinese leadership positions at the nationa...
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2018-09-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6356IntroLIST Act of 2018 Less Imprecision in Species Treatment Act of 2018 This bill amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to revise the process for removing a species from the endangered or threatened species lists. The Department of the Interior or the...
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2018-09-26
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB6439EngrossBiometric Identification Transnational Migration Alert Program Authorization Act of 2018 This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide statutory authority for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Biometric Identification Transnat...
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2018-09-26
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB6740EngrossBorder Tunnel Task Force Act This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Department of Homeland Security to establish border tunnel task forces in jurisdictions in which such task forces can contribute to border security missions...
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2018-09-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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