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USHB6304IntroReunifying Separated Families Act of 2018
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2018-07-16
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USSB2188IntroConsumer Data Protection Act This bill amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act to direct a consumer reporting agency experiencing a data breach to: (1) notify the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), other appropria...
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2018-07-12
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2289IntroData Breach Prevention and Compensation Act of 2018 This bill creates the Office of Cybersecurity within the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that, in part, must: supervise, evaluate, and regulate specified agencies' management of data security; examin...
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2018-07-12
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB808IntroSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 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 staff mem...
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2018-07-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 501.
USSB197IntroRadiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2017 This bill amends the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to extend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Trust Fund until 19 years after this bill's enactment. The trust fund compensates individual...
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2018-06-27
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB1092IntroInterstate Transport Act of 2017 This bill permits an individual to transport a knife for any lawful purpose between two places (e.g., states) where it is legal to possess and carry such knife. The individual must comply with specified requirements. ...
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2018-06-27
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB5783EngrossCooperate with Law Enforcement Agencies and Watch Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill limits a financial institution's liability for maintaining a customer account in compliance with a written request by a federal, state, tribal, or local law enforcement ...
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2018-06-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB974IntroCREATES Act of 2017 Creating and Restoring Equal Access To Equivalent Samples Act of 2017
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2018-06-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 482.
USHB6182IntroCodifying President Trump's Affording Congress an Opportunity to Address Family Separation Executive Order Act
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2018-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3093IntroKeep Families Together and Enforce the Law Act
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2018-06-21
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 477.
USHB6190IntroKeep Families Together and Enforce the Law Act
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2018-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6181IntroKeep Families Together and Enforce the Law Act
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2018-06-21
To House Judiciary 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.
USHB6134IntroEqual Protection of Unaccompanied Minors Act
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2018-06-19
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5752EngrossStop Illicit Drug Importation Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6075IntroKeeping Gun Dealers Honest Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6068IntroCounter Terrorism and Illicit Finance Act
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2018-06-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3045IntroCooperate with Law Enforcement Agencies and Watch Act of 2018 This bill limits a financial institution's liability for maintaining a customer account in compliance with a written request by a federal, state, tribal, or local law enforcement agency. A...
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2018-06-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB6053IntroStop Sanctions Violators Act
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2018-06-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR902IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the obligation of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Education and the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice to enforce title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964...
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USSB2988IntroEMPOWER Act - Part 2 Ending the Monopoly of Power Over Workplace Harassment through Education and Reporting Act - Part 2
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2018-06-05
To Senate Finance 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
USSB204PassTrickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to exempt, from specified requirements and restrictions under that Act and other laws, the provis...
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2018-05-30
Became Public Law No: 115-176.
USSB2952EngrossCongressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act This bill amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 (CAA) to revise administrative and judicial dispute resolution procedures for initiating and resolving claims by employees alleging that...
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2018-05-29
Held at the desk.
USSB2155PassEconomic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act TITLE I--IMPROVING CONSUMER ACCESS TO MORTGAGE CREDIT (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to allow a depository institution or credit union with assets below a sp...
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2018-05-24
Became Public Law No: 115-174.
USHB2876IntroAutomatic Voter Registration Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5656IntroCatalyst Theory Restoration Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5632IntroEnd Employer Collusion Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USSB2098IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USHB5531IntroOpioid Emergency Response Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5545IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB548IntroHealth Care Safety Net Enhancement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to deem a hospital or an emergency department and a physician or physician group of a hospital or emergency department to be an employee of the Public Healt...
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2018-05-21
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Kelly (PA) asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the primary sponsor of H.R. 548, a bill originally introduced by Representative Dent, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII.
USHB5857IntroStop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act
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2018-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Committee
USSB1756IntroRebuild America Now Act
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2018-05-15
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB5785IntroJobs and Justice Act of 2018
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2018-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB5782IntroOpioid Crisis Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-05-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2810IntroWorkplace Democracy Act
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2018-05-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5728IntroWorkplace Democracy Act
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2018-05-09
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5611IntroTo prohibit the importation into the United States of paper products that are not manufactured in accordance with requirements that are at least as stringent as the requirements under the Clean Air Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.
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2018-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USHB5311IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2787IntroFood Donation Act of 2018 This bill amends the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act to expand the liability protections for the donation of food. The bill expands the liability protections to include donations of an apparently fit grocery pr...
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2018-04-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1689IntroPrivate Property Rights Protection Act of 2017 This bill prohibits a state or political subdivision from exercising its power of eminent domain, or allowing the exercise of such power by delegation, over property to be used for economic development o...
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2018-04-25
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5444Engross21st Century IRS Act Taxpayer First Act Short Titles as Reported to House Taxpayer First Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the organizational structure, enforcement procedures, and services of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1390IntroSTRONGER Patents Act of 2017 Support Technology and Research for Our Nation's Growth and Economic Resilience Patents Act of 2017
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2018-04-18
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB2700IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1456IntroShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2017 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a license or permit under certain ci...
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5534IntroGUIDE Compliance Act Give Useful Information to Define Effective Compliance Act
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2018-04-17
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB2691IntroOpioid Crisis Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-04-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1250IntroRestoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act of 2017
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2018-04-11
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2456IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.
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