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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.
USSR501IntroA resolution recognizing threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in efforts of the Government of the United States to promote democracy and good governance.
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2018-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 545.
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.
USHR986IntroExpressing support for the designation of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day.
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2018-07-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB931PassFirefighter 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 in order to collect history and occupational information that can be...
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2018-07-07
Became Public Law No: 115-194.
USHB6262IntroMitigating Attacks on Diplomats Act
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2018-06-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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.
USSB2848IntroFighting Opioid Abuse in Transportation Act
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2018-06-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 491.
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.
USHB5892EngrossTo establish an Advisory Committee on Opioids and the Workplace to advise the Secretary of Labor on actions the Department of Labor can take to address the impact of opioid abuse on the workplace.
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3077IntroFair Pay and Safe Workplaces Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5294EngrossTreating Barriers to Prosperity Act of 2018 This bill allows the Appalachian Regional Commission to support projects and activities addressing drug abuse, including opioid abuse. Such projects and activities may include those that: facilitate the sha...
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2018-06-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3064IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6080IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5988IntroCommon Sense Certification Reform Act
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2018-06-01
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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.
USHR306IntroRecognizing the impact of tribology on the United States economy and competitiveness in providing solutions to critical technical problems in manufacturing, energy production and use, transportation vehicles and infrastructure, greenhouse gas emissio...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB3671IntroOff Fossil Fuels for a Better Future Act This bill transitions away from fossil fuel sources of energy to clean energy sources (e.g., energy efficiency, energy conservation, and renewable energy). By 2027: (1) 80% of electricity sold must be generate...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB5870IntroOSHA Employer Notification Act
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2018-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce 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.
USHR875IntroRecognizing threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in efforts of the Government of the United States to promote democracy and good governance.
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2018-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs 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
USSR486IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Workers' Memorial Day, honoring workers who have been killed or injured in the workplace, and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.
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2018-04-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR850IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Workers' Memorial Day, honoring workers who have been killed or injured in the workplace, and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.
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2018-04-26
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB382IntroFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018 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 to existin...
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2018-04-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 386.
USHB5592IntroDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2722IntroEnvironmental Justice Right to Know Act of 2018
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2018-04-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5577IntroNotification of Your Eldercare Rights Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to: draft disclosures which describe the rights and liabilities of customers and providers of domestic care services, require that any provider of domestic care servi...
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2018-04-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR832IntroRecognizing linemen, the profession of linemen, the contributions of these brave men and women who protect public safety, and expressing support for the designation of April 18, 2018, as National Lineman Appreciation Day. Recognizes the efforts of li...
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2018-04-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2456IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.
USSB2627IntroAmmunition Background Check Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2621IntroProtecting America's Workers Act
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2018-03-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5223IntroHealth Care Workplace Violence Prevention Act
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2018-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB5322IntroLIFE Act Promoting Healthier Lifelong Improvements in Food and Exercise Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to carry out a national program to conduct and support activi...
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2018-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB2286EngrossNick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018
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2018-03-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4940IntroBorder and Port Security Act
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2018-03-08
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB5069IntroSmart Building Acceleration Act of 2018
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2018-02-23
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB5034IntroInternational Violence Against Women Act of 2018
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2018-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2447IntroSmart Building Acceleration Act
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2018-02-15
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4938IntroRespond NOW Act Respond to the Needs in the Opioid War Act
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2018-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB2401IntroCongressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act
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2018-02-07
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4924EngrossCongressional 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, investigating, and resolving claims by employe...
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2018-02-07
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR724IntroRequiring each employing office of the House of Representatives to adopt an anti-harassment and anti-discrimination policy for the office's workplace, establishing the Office of Employee Advocacy to provide legal assistance and consultation to employ...
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2018-02-06
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3808IntroInfrastructure Expansion Act of 2017 This bill precludes absolute liability in any action against a property owner or contractor for projects that are federally owned or operated or are receiving federal financial assistance for infrastructure and tr...
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2018-01-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 16 - 14.
USHB4822IntroCongressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act
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2018-01-18
To House Administration Committee
USSB2314IntroBorder and Port Security Act This bill requires U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to increase the number of field operations officers to specified levels. If the CBP does not adequately increase personnel, the Government Accountability Office ...
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2018-01-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2228PassLaw Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to report on Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs mental health practices and services that could be adopted by law ...
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2018-01-10
Became Public Law No: 115-113. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1393PassJobs for Our Heroes Act
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2018-01-08
Became Public Law No: 115-105. (TXT | PDF)
USHR630IntroRequiring each Member, officer, and employee of the House of Representatives to complete a program of training in workplace rights and responsibilities each session of each Congress, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) Directs the Committee on House Adm...
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2017-12-19
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4674IntroStop Taxpayers Obligations to Perpetrators of Sexual Harassment Act
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2017-12-18
To House Administration Committee
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