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USHB6665IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act
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2018-11-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 803.
USHB4239IntroSECURE American Energy Act Strengthening the Economy with Critical Untapped Resources to Expand American Energy Act Accessing Strategic Resources Offshore Act or the ASTRO Act This bill addresses offshore and onshore oil and gas resources on the oute...
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2018-11-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 781.
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.
USHB6157PassDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of that division unless the bill expressly provides otherwise. (Sec. 4) Specifies that t...
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2018-09-28
Became Public Law No: 115-245.
USHB5895PassEnergy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019 (Sec. 3) Specifies that, unless this bill expressly provides otherwise, references to "this Act" included in a division shall be treated as ...
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2018-09-21
Became Public Law No: 115-244.
USHB6859IntroCOMPROMISO Act Continuing Our Mission in Puerto Rico to Optimize and Modernize Infrastructure and Sustain Obligations Act This bill directs that the federal share of assistance, including direct federal assistance, provided for Puerto Rico in connect...
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2018-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USSR639IntroA resolution designating the week beginning September 17, 2018, as "National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week". Designates the week beginning on September 17, 2018, as National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week.
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2018-09-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6259; text: CR S6235)
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.
USHB6209IntroTo amend the Fair Housing Act to provide that it is unlawful for any person engaging in a residential real estate-related transaction to discriminate against any person in making available such a transaction, or in the terms or conditions of such a t...
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USSB3272IntroHaiti and Armenia Reforestation Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6503IntroHaiti and Armenia Reforestation Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3256IntroPuerto Rico Economic Empowerment Act of 2018
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2018-07-24
To Senate Finance 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.
USHB6385IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. Provides appropriations to the State Department for: Administ...
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2018-07-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 642.
USSB3159IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, an...
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 498.
USSB3120IntroHEAL Act of 2018 Helping to End Addiction and Lessen Substance Use Disorders Act of 2018
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2018-06-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 484.
USHB6208IntroPuerto Rico Flexibility in Food Assistance Act of 2018
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2018-06-25
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB5849IntroFood Security Improvement Act of 2018 This bill amends the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) benefits to be calculated using a low-cost food plan. The ...
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2018-06-22
To House Nutrition Committee
USHR946IntroRecognizing the significance of National Caribbean American Heritage Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Caribbean-American Heritage Month. Affirms that: (1) the contributions of Caribbean-Americans are a significant part of the hist...
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2018-06-15
To House Oversight And Government Reform 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
USHB5885IntroWILD Act Wildlife Innovation and Longevity Driver Act This bill reauthorizes through FY2023 the Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program, the African Elephant Conservation Act, the Asian Elephant Conservation Act of 1997, the Rhinoceros and Tiger Conse...
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USSB2987IntroJohn S. McCain National 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 se...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 439.
USHR916IntroHonoring Las Damas de Blanco as the recipient of the 2018 Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty.
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2018-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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.
USSB2887IntroMajor General Tim Lowenberg National Guard Cyber Defenders Act
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2018-05-21
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB2873IntroPuerto Rico Economic Empowerment Act of 2018
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2018-05-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR511IntroA resolution honoring Las Damas de Blanco as the recipient of the 2018 Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty.
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2018-05-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5850IntroPuerto Rico Higher Education Disaster Relief Act
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2018-05-16
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5786IntroMilitary Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. Provides appropriations to the Department ...
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2018-05-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 518.
USHB5651IntroPuerto Rico Insurance Excise Tax Exemption Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the foreign insurer excise tax certain insurance policies, indemnity bonds, annuity contracts, or reinsurance policies issued by partners...
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2018-04-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR224IntroA resolution recognizing the 6th anniversary of the death of Oswaldo Paya Sardinas, and commemorating his legacy and commitment to democratic values and principles. Commemorates the legacy of Oswaldo Paya Sardinas on the sixth anniversary of his deat...
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2018-04-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2078-2079; text: CR S2078-2079)
USHB4761IntroCompact Impact Relief Act
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2018-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB4042PassTo 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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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-154. (TXT | PDF)
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.
USSB1519IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the defense activities of the ...
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2018-03-22
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S1886-1892, S1892-1931)
USSR445IntroA resolution marking the 6-month anniversary of the devastation of Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands by Hurricane Maria. Pledges continued support to: (1) the millions of U.S. citizens living in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands,...
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2018-03-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1978; text: CR S1953)
USSB2551IntroFood for Peace Modernization Act
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2018-03-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4242IntroVA Care in the Community Act
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2018-03-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 444.
USHR754IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Dominican Heritage Month.
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2018-02-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1301PassDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 to: (1) compensate employees furloughed as a result of any lapse in appropriations which began on or about February 9, 2018; and (2) ra...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-124. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1892PassHonoring Hometown Heroes Act DIVISION A--HONORING HOMETOWN HEROES ACT Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sec. 10102) This division authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia t...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-123. (TXT | PDF)
USHB695EngrossChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in the Arm...
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2018-02-08
Cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 695 not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 44. Record Vote Number: 29. (CR S798)
USHB4944IntroReuniting Families Act
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2018-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4933IntroFair TPS Act
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2018-02-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR128IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 DIVISION B--FURTHER EXTENSION OF CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2018 Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 This division amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 to provide conti...
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2018-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
USSR391IntroA resolution calling for the immediate extradition or rendering to the United States of convicted felons William Morales, Joanne Chesimard, and all other fugitives from justice who are receiving safe harbor in Cuba in order to escape prosecution or c...
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2018-02-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4877IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, an...
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2018-01-25
To House Appropriations Committee
USHR705IntroImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, of high misdemeanors. Impeaches President Donald John Trump for high misdemeanors. Sets forth an article of impeachment based on President Trump's statements as President that constituted ...
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2018-01-19
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 355 - 66, 3 Present (Roll no. 35).
USHR700IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding President Donald J. Trump's remarks about Haiti, El Salvador, and African Nations. Expresses support and respect for Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations. Censures and condemns Preside...
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2018-01-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR704IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the courageous work and life of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, and calling for a swift and transparent investigation into his tragic death in Buenos Aires on January 18, 2015. Offer...
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2018-01-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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