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USHB7131IntroPreserving Home and Office Numbers in Emergencies Act of 2018
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2018-11-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2825EngrossDHS Authorization Act Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act DIVISION A--HOMELAND SECURITY TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY HEADQUARTERS Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 Subtitle A--H...
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2018-11-13
By Senator Johnson from Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-351.
USHB7056IntroModern School Threat Reporting Act of 2018
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2018-10-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2418IntroRural Reasonable and Comparable Wireless Access Act of 2018 This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to develop regulations that would establish a national standard for determining whether mobile service, mobile data service, and...
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2018-10-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 626.
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.
USHB7036IntroZTE Theft Act Zero Tolerance for Electronics Theft Act
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2018-10-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6984IntroTo add suicide prevention resources to school identification cards. This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require an institution that creates and distributes student-identification cards to include on such cards phone contact informati...
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2018-09-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6742EngrossSecure Border Communications Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that each U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer or agent is equipped with a secure radio or other two-way communication device, suppo...
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2018-09-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6545IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB6415IntroAmerican Border Act
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB3455IntroZTE Enforcement Review and Oversight Act
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2018-09-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB3361IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act
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2018-08-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2345PassNational Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-08-14
Became Public Law No: 115-233.
USHB5515PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2018-08-13
Became Public Law No: 115-232.
USHB6044IntroENCRYPT Act of 2018 Ensuring National Constitutional Rights for Your Private Telecommunications Act of 2018
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2018-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB6437IntroSecure America from Russian Interference Act of 2018
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2018-07-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6457IntroCarbon Utilization Act of 2018
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2018-07-19
To House Agriculture Committee
USSB3238IntroREADI Act Reliable Emergency Alert Distribution Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-07-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4989EngrossProtecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act Short Titles as Introduced Protecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act This bill directs the Department of State to: (1) establish a policy on the use of loc...
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2018-07-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6426IntroCPR for Russian Civil Society Act Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced To provide for measures to strengthen dialogue with the Russian people and support Russian civil society, and for other...
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2018-07-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6237EngrossIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 Stop Terrorist Use of Virtual Currencies Act
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2018-07-16
Received in the Senate.
USSB3153IntroMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-298. Additional views filed.
USSB823IntroProtecting Data at the Border Act This bill prohibits a governmental entity from: (1) accessing the digital contents of electronic equipment belonging to, or in the possession of, a U.S. person (person) at the border without a valid warrant; or (2) d...
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2018-07-11
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 115-365.
USHB6136IntroBorder Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to achieve situational awareness and operational control of the border, including by increasing enforcement personnel. The bill provides fu...
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2018-06-27
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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.
USSB3078IntroStopping Bad Robocalls Act
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2018-06-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB6103IntroNational Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico Act of 2018 This bill establishes a National Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico to examine the federal preparedness, response, and rec...
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2018-06-15
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB6001IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act
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2018-06-08
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSB2997IntroCarbon Utilization Act of 2018
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2018-06-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5621IntroVietnam Human Rights Act
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USSB2959IntroOffice of Rural Broadband Act This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to establish the Office of Rural Broadband, whose duties shall include: coordinating with the Rural Utilities Service and the National Telecommunications and Infor...
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2018-05-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2955IntroMAP Broadband Act Mobile Accuracy and Precision Broadband Act of 2018 This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to extend the period of the process under which a person may challenge the initial determination that an area is ineli...
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2018-05-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3132IntroRestoring Confidence in America's Elections Act This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to: (1) prohibit the purchase or use in a federal election of an electronic voting system that does not produce a voter-verified paper record; (2) proh...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USSJR52EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the ru...
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2018-05-16
Held at the desk.
USSB2826IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act This bill revises trade, finance, and tax provisions with respect to China. The bill directs the Department of Commerce to prohibit the export of certain U.S. technology and intellectual property to China. The bi...
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2018-05-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1405IntroFederal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill reauthorizes through FY2021 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and specified FAA programs. The bill revises requirements for the airport improvement program and pilot progra...
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2018-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 407.
USHB4EngrossFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 401.
USHB5633IntroHANGUP Act Help Americans Never Get Unwanted Phone Calls Act of 2018 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to repeal provisions that authorize the use of automated telephone equipment (robocall or robotext equipment) to call cellular teleph...
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2018-04-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5639IntroCommunications Jobs Training Act of 2018
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2018-04-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR476IntroA resolution designating April 2018 as "National 9-1-1 Education Month". Designates April 2018 as National 9-1-1 Education Month.
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2018-04-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2283; text: CR S2268)
USSB2694IntroRobocall Enforcement Enhancement Act of 2018 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934: to lengthen the statute of limitations from two years to three years for pursuing caller identification information violations (known as "spoofing"), to len...
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2018-04-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5497IntroOffice of Rural Telecommunications Act This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to establish the Office of Rural Telecommunications, whose duties shall include: coordinating with the Rural Utilities Service and the National Telecommun...
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2018-04-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHJR131IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the...
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2018-03-30
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USSB1015EngrossNational Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to coordinate with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Department of Veterans Affairs ...
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2018-03-13
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 115-213.
USSB1621EngrossRural Wireless Access Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to establish a consistent methodology for its collection of coverage data about the available speed tiers and performance characteristics of commercia...
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2018-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB5167IntroForeign Service Officer Civil Relief Act of 2018
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2018-03-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR129IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the...
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2018-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USSB96PassImproving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require intermediate providers that offer the capability to transmit voice communications and signaling information from one destinat...
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2018-02-26
Became Public Law No: 115-129. (TXT | PDF)
USHB582PassKari's Law Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit businesses from manufacturing or importing for use in the United States, or selling or leasing in the United States, a multi-line telephone system unless it i...
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2018-02-16
Became Public Law No: 115-127. (TXT | PDF)
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