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USSB584IntroSmall Business Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act This bill modifies the rulemaking requirements and procedures of federal agencies (excluding Congress, U.S. courts, U.S. territories and possessions, and the District of Columbia) under the Regul...
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2017-12-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USHB2815IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 30 East Somerset Street in Raritan, New Jersey, as the "Sergeant John Basilone Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 30 East Somer...
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2017-12-14
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USSB1769IntroConnected Government Act This bill requires a federal agency that creates or updates a website intended for use by the public to ensure that the website is mobile friendly. "Mobile friendly" means that the website is configured in such a way that it ...
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2017-12-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 285.
USSB1869IntroWhistleblower Protection Coordination Act
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2017-12-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 286.
USHB4042IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1415 West Oak Street, in Kissimmee, Florida, as the "Borinqueneers Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1415 West Oak St...
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2017-12-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4646IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1900 Corporate Drive in Birmingham, Alabama, as the "Lance Corporal Thomas E. Rivers, Jr. Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service loca...
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2017-12-14
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1208EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9155 Schaefer Road, Converse, Texas, as the "Converse Veterans Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9155 Schaefer Road, ...
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2017-12-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3638EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 Kings Road in Jacksonville, Florida, as the "Rutledge Pearson Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 Kings Road ...
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2017-12-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3655EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 Main Street in Belmar, New Jersey, as the "Dr. Walter S. McAfee Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 Main Stre...
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2017-12-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4285EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 123 Bridgeton Pike in Mullica Hill, New Jersey, as the "James C. 'Billy' Johnson Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 12...
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2017-12-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4309IntroRegulatory Relief Act of 2017
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2017-12-13
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB4280IntroERASE Act of 2017 Ensuring Regulations are Successful or Ended Act of 2017
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2017-12-13
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB4171EngrossTo amend title 5, United States Code, to extend the authority to conduct telework travel expenses test programs, and for other purposes.
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2017-12-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2595IntroStrengthening the Department of Homeland Security Secure Mail Initiative Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide for an option under which a person to whom a document is sent under the Secure Mail Initiative may ele...
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2017-12-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4623IntroCutting Useless and Redundant Bureaucrats (CURB) Act
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2017-12-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4612IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 125 North Main Street in Louisburg, North Carolina, as the "Warren E. Massenburg Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 12...
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2017-12-11
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR655IntroCalling for Congress to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against President Trump.
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2017-12-11
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4611IntroDisaster Response Workforce Flexibility Act of 2017
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2017-12-11
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR650IntroRecognizing the results of the free and fair elections for the new Members of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands held on November 9, 2017.
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2017-12-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3731EngrossSecret Service Recruitment and Retention Act of 2017 This bill amends the Overtime Pay for Protective Services Act of 2016 to extend through 2018 the exemption of U.S. Secret Service officers, employees, and agents who perform protective services fro...
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2017-12-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4574IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West Schick Road in Bloomingdale, Illinois, as the "Bloomingdale Veterans Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located...
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2017-12-06
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB2196Intro21st Century Buy American Act
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2017-12-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1132IntroPolitical Appointee Burrowing Prevention Act This bill prohibits an individual employed in a political position in the civil service from being appointed to a career position in the civil service for two years after the individual separates from such...
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2017-12-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 325.
USSB1886IntroTemporary and Term Appointments Act of 2017
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2017-12-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 271.
USHB4182EngrossEQUALS Act of 2017 Ensuring a Qualified Civil Service Act of 2017
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2017-12-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2623IntroLessening Regulatory Costs and Establishing a Federal Regulatory Budget Act of 2017 This bill requires federal agencies to: (1) designate regulatory reform officers to oversee reduction, cost control, planning, review, and termination of regulatory p...
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2017-11-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 17.
USHB4301IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 Tom Hall Street in Fort Mill, South Carolina, as the "J. Elliott Williams Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 T...
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2017-11-30
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4431IntroCorrecting Miscalculations in Veterans' Pensions Act
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2017-11-30
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB2178IntroInspector General Recommendation Transparency Act of 2017
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2017-11-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1892EngrossHonoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia to proclaim that the U.S. flag shall be flown at half-staff in the event of the...
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2017-11-29
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB4486IntroTo amend section 1908 of title 41, United States Code, to exempt certain contracts from the periodic inflation adjustments to an acquisition-related dollar threshold.
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2017-11-29
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4463IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6 Doyers Street in New York, New York, as the "Mabel Lee Memorial Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6 Doyers Street in New Yor...
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2017-11-28
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3210EngrossSECRET Act of 2017 Securely Expediting Clearances Through Reporting Transparency Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management's National Background Investigations Bureau (NBIB) to report on the backlog of security cleara...
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2017-11-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 264.
USHB3109EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1114 North 2nd Street in Chillicothe, Illinois, as the "Sr. Chief Ryan Owens Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1114 N...
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2017-11-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB194PassFederal Agency Mail Management Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Presidential and Federal Records Act Amendments of 2014 to require the General Services Administration (GSA) to provide guidance and assistance to federal agencies for effective...
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2017-11-21
Became Public Law No: 115-85. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3243PassFITARA Enhancement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals the expiration date of (thus making permanent) provisions of the Carl Levin and Howard P. Buck McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 that require: (1) the Office of Ma...
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2017-11-21
Became Public Law No: 115-88. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4230IntroCLEAR Act Comprehensive Listing of Evidence for Assessments of Regulations Act
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2017-11-21
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB3031PassTSP Modernization Act of 2017 This bill modifies the rules relating to withdrawals from the Thrift Saving Plan (TSP) accounts of former federal employees and Members of Congress. Under current law, such employees and Members may make only one partial...
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2017-11-17
Became Public Law No: 115-84. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4187IntroBLAST Act Banning Lobbying and Safeguarding Trust Act
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2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB4449IntroTo designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 200 West 2nd Street in Dayton, Ohio, as the "Walter H. Rice Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
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2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB1207EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 306 River Street in Tilden, Texas, as the "Tilden Veterans Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 306 River Street in Tilden, Texas...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2331EngrossConnected Government Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires: (1) a federal agency that creates or redesigns a website intended for use by the public to ensure that the website is mobile friendly, and (2) the Office of Management and Budget to report on agen...
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2017-11-16
Received in the Senate.
USHB2672EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 520 Carter Street in Fairview, Illinois, as the "Sgt. Douglas J. Riney Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 520 Carter Street in ...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2873EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 207 Glenside Avenue in Wyncote, Pennsylvania, as the "Staff Sergeant Peter Taub Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 207...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3369EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 225 North Main Street in Spring Lake, North Carolina, as the "Howard B. Pate, Jr. Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 225 North ...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3821EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 430 Main Street in Clermont, Georgia, as the "Zachary Addington Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 430 Main Street in Clermont,...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3893EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Mathe Avenue in Interlachen, Florida, as the "Robert H. Jenkins Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Mathe Avenue in Inte...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4174EngrossFoundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4446IntroTo amend the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to extend the expiration date of the Commission, and for other purposes.
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2017-11-16
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4430IntroTo provide temporary direct hire authority for certain emergency response positions.
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2017-11-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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