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USHB553IntroTo redesignate Gravelly Point Park, located along the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Arlington County, Virginia, as the Nancy Reagan Memorial Park, and for other purposes. This bill redesignates as the "Nancy Reagan Memorial Park" the Gravelly...
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2018-11-16
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 192.
USHB3288IntroNorthern Border Regional Commission Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill provides that the share of the administrative expenses of the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission, the Southwest Border Regional Commission, or the Northern Border Regional ...
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2018-11-14
House Committee on Financial Services Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Dec. 28, 2018.
USHB3834Pass9/11 Heroes Medal of Valor Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill makes eligible for the 9/11 Heroes Medal of Valor a public safety officer who: (1) participated in the response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001; and (2) died because of such par...
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2018-11-03
Became Public Law No: 115-276.
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.
USHB7087IntroOhio River Basin Preparedness Act
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2018-10-26
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USSB3021PassAmerica's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 This bill designates the U.S. courthouse at 300 South Fourth Street in Minneapolis, Minnesota, as the "Diana E. Murphy United States Courthouse."
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2018-10-23
Became Public Law No: 115-270.
USHB7062IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act
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2018-10-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3591IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act
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2018-10-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6287Engross9/11 Memorial Act
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2018-09-27
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 587.
USSR610IntroA resolution urging the release of information regarding the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks upon the United States. Resolves that documents related to the events of September 11, 2001, should be declassified to the greatest extent possible so ...
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2018-09-26
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 8/31/2018 S5762)
USHCR33EngrossDesignating the George C. Marshall Museum and George C. Marshall Research Library in Lexington, Virginia, as the National George C. Marshall Museum and Library. Designates the George C. Marshall Museum and George C. Marshall Research Library in Lexin...
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2018-08-15
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1644IntroCaptain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail Parity Act This bill amends the National Trails System Act to require the Department of the Interior to administer the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail in Virginia, Maryland, ...
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2018-08-15
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHCR126IntroAffirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and protected for all people of the United States under the Constitution of the United States. Affirms that religious freedom includes the ...
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USSR597IntroA resolution urging the release of information regarding the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks upon the United States. Resolves that documents related to the events of September 11, 2001, should be declassified to the greatest extent possible so ...
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2018-07-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6556IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 301 East Third Street in Farmville, Virginia, as the "Barbara Rose Johns Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 301 East Third Stre...
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2018-07-26
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1002IntroNational Heritage Area Act of 2017 This bill establishes a National Heritage Areas System to recognize certain areas of the United States that tell nationally significant stories and to conserve, enhance, and interpret the areas' natural, historic, s...
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2018-07-25
ASSUMING FRIST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. McKinley asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be the first sponsor of H.R. 1002, a bill originally introduced by Representative Dent, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB3183PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 13683 James Madison Highway in Palmyra, Virginia, as the "U.S. Navy Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby Post Office". (Sec. 1) Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service ...
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2018-07-24
Became Public Law No: 115-209.
USHB447PassTo extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project. (Sec. 1) This bill authorizes the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon request, to extend for up to six years the time period during which construction m...
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2018-07-23
Became Public Law No: 115-203.
USHB446PassTo extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project. (Sec. 1) This bill authorizes the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), upon request, to extend for up to six years the time period during which construction m...
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2018-07-23
Became Public Law No: 115-202.
USSB3167Intro9/11 Memorial Act
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2018-06-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB8EngrossWater Resources Development Act of 2018 This bill reauthorizes, deauthorizes, and modifies various projects under the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 and the National Dam Safety Program Act and provides for specified studies. The bill extends...
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2018-06-26
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 488.
USHB1397PassTo authorize, direct, facilitate, and expedite the transfer of administrative jurisdiction of certain Federal land, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill transfers administrative jurisdiction over: 0.342 acres of federal land within the boundary...
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2018-06-22
Became Public Law No: 115-190.
USHB6008IntroDefend our Coast Act
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2018-06-08
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources 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.
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.
USHB5403IntroSWAMP Act Strategic Withdrawal of Agencies for Meaningful Placement Act of 2018 This bill: (1) repeals the requirement that all offices attached to the seat of government be exercised in the District of Columbia, and not elsewhere; and (2) prohibits ...
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2018-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USSB2592IntroSWAMP Act Strategic Withdrawal of Agencies for Meaningful Placement Act of 2018 This bill: (1) repeals the requirement that all offices attached to the seat of government be exercised in the District of Columbia, and not elsewhere; and (2) prohibits ...
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2018-03-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5325IntroSouthwest Border Regional Commission Reauthorization Act of 2018 This bill reauthorizes the separate regional economic and infrastructure development programs of the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission, the Southwest Border Regional Commission, an...
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB3184IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 180 McCormick Road in Charlottesville, Virginia, as the "Captain Humayun Khan Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 180 McCormick ...
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2018-03-15
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2508IntroNorthern Border Regional Commission Reauthorization Act of 2018 This bill reauthorizes through FY2023 each of the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission, the Southwest Border Regional Commission, and the Northern Border Regional Commission. The bill ...
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2018-03-07
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2354IntroANTIQUITIES Act of 2018 America's Natural Treasures of Immeasurable Quality Unite, Inspire, and Together Improve the Economies of States Act of 2018
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2018-01-30
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB984PassThomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017 TITLE I--CHICKAHOMINY INDIAN TRIBE (Sec. 103) This bill extends federal recognition to the Chickahominy Tribe. The tribe and its members are made eligible for the services ...
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2018-01-29
Became Public Law No: 115-121. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4863IntroSWAMP Act Strategic Withdrawal of Agencies for Meaningful Placement Act of 2018 This bill: (1) repeals the requirement that all offices attached to the seat of government be exercised in the District of Columbia, and not elsewhere; and (2) prohibits ...
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2018-01-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management 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).
USSCR32IntroA concurrent resolution affirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and protected for all people of the United States under the Constitution of the United States, and recognizing the ...
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2018-01-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB954PassTo remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill declares that the approximately one-acre portion of specified land transferred by the United States to Rockingham Co...
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2018-01-12
Became Public Law No: 115-116. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4466IntroWMATA Flexible Funding and Safety Improvement Act
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2018-01-09
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB1242Pass400 Years of African-American History Commission Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes the 400 Years of African-American History Commission to develop and carry out activities throughout the United States to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arri...
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2018-01-08
Became Public Law No: 115-102. (TXT | PDF)
USHR663IntroUrging the release of information regarding the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks upon the United States. Resolves that documents related to the events of September 11, 2001, should be declassified to the greatest extent possible so as to provide...
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2017-12-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2810PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 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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2017-12-12
Became Public Law No: 115-91. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3669EngrossSecuring General Aviation and Commercial Charter Air Carrier Service Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to study the cost and feasibility of establishing web-based access to the Secure Flight passe...
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2017-12-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR646IntroImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, of high misdemeanors. Impeaches President Donald John Trump for high misdemeanors. Sets forth two articles of impeachment based on President Trump's statements as President that constitute...
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2017-12-06
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 364 - 58, 4 Present (Roll no. 658). (text: CR H9682)
USHB4534IntroMETRO Accountability and Reform Act Metro Efficiency, Transparency, Reliability, Oversight, Accountability and Reform Act
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2017-12-05
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USSB2099IntroFederal Land Management Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA), upon request of the city of Old Town, Maine, to convey to the city without consideration lands that: (1) were conveyed by the federal government to the city u...
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2017-11-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 262.
USHB2266PassBankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017 This bill provides supplemental appropriations for disaster relief, reauthorizes temporary bankruptcy judgeships, and revises requirements regarding the U.S. Trustee System Fund and bankruptcy. DIVISION A--ADDITIONAL ...
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2017-10-26
Became Public Law No: 115-72. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3660IntroNo Federal Funding for Confederate Symbols Act
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2017-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Readiness Committee
USSB1975IntroVirginia Wilderness Additions Act of 2017 This bill adds specified additional lands in the George Washington National Forest (a part of the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests in Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky) to the Rough Mounta...
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2017-10-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB3354EngrossInterior and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, Commerce, Justice, Science, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, State and Foreign Operations, Transportation, Housing ...
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2017-09-27
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USSB1460IntroEnergy and Natural Resources Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Conservation and Production Act, the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, and the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 with respect to energy efficiency for sectors such as b...
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2017-09-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSJR49PassA joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the eve...
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2017-09-14
Became Public Law No: 115-58. (TXT | PDF)
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