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USHB6237EngrossMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-16
Received in the Senate.
USHB5515EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2018-07-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
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 to collect history and occupational information that can be linked t...
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2018-07-07
Became Public Law No: 115-194.
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.
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
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
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
USSB1405IntroCommercial Balloon Pilot Safety Act of 2017 Drone Operator Safety Act FLIGHT Act of 2017 Fairness for Pilots Act Federal Aviation Administrative Reauthorization Act of 2017 Forward Looking Investment in General Aviation, Hangars, and Tarmacs Act of 2...
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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
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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2018-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations 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
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
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
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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.
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
USSB2236IntroCongressional Harassment Reform Act
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2017-12-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1313IntroPreserving Employee Wellness Programs Act (Sec. 3) This bill exempts workplace wellness programs from: (1) limitations under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 on medical examinations and inquiries of employees, (2) the prohibition on collec...
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2017-12-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 341.
USHB4522IntroStop Taxpayers Obligations to Perpetrators of Sexual Harassment Act
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2017-12-01
To House Administration Committee
USHB4497IntroTo amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds to pay settlements and awards for workplace harassment and discrimination claims under the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 which arise from acts commit...
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB4503IntroEmpowering Victims of Sexual Misconduct Act
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB4494IntroCongressional Accountability and Hush Fund Elimination Act
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB4500IntroProtection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act This bill amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to prohibit the application of, and repeal authority for, administrative offsets to Social Secur...
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2017-11-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4481IntroTo amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds to make payments of awards and settlements in connection with violations of such Act which are committed by employing offices of the House of Representatives an...
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2017-11-29
To House Administration Committee
USHB4458IntroTo amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds for the payment of a settlement or award under such Act in connection with a claim arising from sexual harassment committed by a Member of Congress, and for oth...
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2017-11-28
To House Administration Committee
USHB4224IntroSustainable Fishing Workforce Protection Act
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2017-11-21
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB2159IntroME TOO Congress Act Member and Employee Training and Oversight On Congress Act
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4112IntroContractor Accountability and Workplace Safety Act of 2017
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2017-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Readiness Committee
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