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USSB188PassEGO Act Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits the use of funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the federal government to pay for an official portrait of an officer or employee of the federal governmen...
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2018-03-27
Became Public Law No: 115-158.
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.
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
USHB1701IntroEGO Act Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits the use of funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the federal government to pay for an official portrait of an officer or employee of the federal governmen...
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2018-01-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 381.
USHB4306IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2017
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2018-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB4690IntroResponsible Settlements for Victims and Taxpayers Act
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2017-12-20
To House Administration Committee
USHB4705IntroMe Too Congressional Ethics Act
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2017-12-20
To House Administration Committee
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
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
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
USHB4152IntroFair Employment Protection Act of 2017 This bill sets forth employer liability standards to be applied in employee harassment claims under specified provisions of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Ame...
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2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice 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
USHB4396IntroME TOO Congress Act Member and Employee Training and Oversight On Congress Act
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2017-11-15
To House Administration Committee
USSR330IntroSenate Anti-Harassment Training Resolution of 2017 (Sec. 3) Requires Senators, Senate officers, and Senate managers to periodically complete training that addresses workplace harassment, including sexual harassment and related intimidation and repris...
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2017-11-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7167; text: CR S7159-7160)
USSR323IntroSTOP Sexual Harassment Resolution Senate Training on Prevention of Sexual Harassment Resolution Directs the Committee on Rules and Administration to issue rules requiring Senators and Senate officers, employees, interns, fellows, and detailees to per...
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2017-11-07
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR604IntroCEASE Resolution Congressional Education About Sexual harassment Eradication Resolution Amends Rule XXIII (Code of Official Conduct) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require each Member, Delegate, Resident Commissioner, officer, and em...
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2017-11-02
To House Ethics Committee
USHB4195IntroCongress Leads by Example Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 (CAA) to grant the Office of Compliance (OOC) subpoena authority under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act) for inspections and in...
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2017-10-31
To House Administration Committee
USHB4155IntroCongressional Sexual Harassment Training Act This bill amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to require each employing office under the Act to ensure that its covered employees enroll in the Office of Compliance's program of education t...
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2017-10-26
To House Administration Committee
USSB2019IntroFair Employment Protection Act of 2017 This bill sets forth employer liability standards to be applied in employee harassment claims under specified provisions of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Ame...
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2017-10-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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.
USSB129EngrossNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to award Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowships. Currently, NOAA has discretion in awarding such f...
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2017-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB601PassREAD Act Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act DIVISION A--REINFORCING EDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY IN DEVELOPMENT ACT Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act or the READ Act (Sec. 3) Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of...
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2017-09-08
Became Public Law No: 115-56. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3298PassWounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Capitol Police Board to make payments from the United States Capitol Police Memorial Fund to: (1) families of employees of the U.S. Capitol Police who were killed in the line of ...
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2017-08-04
Became Public Law No: 115-45. (TXT | PDF)
USSR244IntroA resolution to authorize testimony, document production, and representation in United States of America v. Robert Menendez, et al. Authorizes: (1) current and former Members and employees of the Senate to testify and produce documents in the case of...
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2017-08-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4776; text of measure as introduced: CR S4776)
USHB3219EngrossDefense, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Legislative Branch, and Energy and Water Development National Security Appropriations Act, 2018 Make America Secure Appropriations Act, 2018 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 DIVISION A--...
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2017-08-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 187.
USSB1683IntroRestoring Integrity to America's Elections Act This bill amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 with respect to the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to: (1) reduce the number of members of the FEC from eight to five, (2) remove the Secreta...
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2017-08-01
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR489IntroHonoring Edward G. Grossman for his distinguished public service and professional assistance to the House of Representatives. Expresses sincere appreciation and deep gratitude to: (1) Edward G. Grossman for his distinguished public service and profes...
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2017-07-28
To House Administration Committee
USSB1608IntroWounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the Capitol Police Board to make payments from the United States Capitol Police Memorial Fund to employees of the U.S. Capitol Police who have sustained serious line-of-duty injuries. The boa...
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2017-07-20
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB1569IntroA bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the non-application of certain State waiver provisions to Members of Congress and congressional staff.
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2017-07-17
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB3162IntroLegislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2018 TITLE I--LEGISLATIVE BRANCH Provides appropriations to the House of Representatives for: Salaries and Expenses; House Leadership Offices; Members' Representational Allowances, including Members' Clerk Hire,...
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2017-07-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 136.
USHB2538IntroIntern Protection Act This bill prohibits certain employers from refusing to employ, discriminating against, or harassing interns because of age, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, military status, disability, gender ide...
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR385IntroExpressing gratitude for the heroic actions of the United States Capitol Police and other first responders in the attack on Members of Congress on June 14, 2017, and expressing hope for a full recovery for the injured. Expresses: gratitude to U.S. Ca...
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2017-06-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR193IntroA resolution commending the bravery of the United States Capitol Police, the Police Department of Alexandria, Virginia, and all first responders who protected Members of Congress, their staff, and others during the shooting on June 14, 2017, at Eugen...
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2017-06-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3560-3561; text: CR S3559-3560)
USHCR64IntroExpressing the sense of Congress regarding the United States Capitol Police and their role in securing the United States Capitol complex and protecting Members of Congress, their staff, and the general public. Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1...
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2017-06-14
To House Administration Committee
USHB2192EngrossTo amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the non-application of certain State waiver provisions to Members of Congress and congressional staff. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act, if the American Health Care Act (H.B. ...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2678IntroETHICS Act of 2017 Ensuring Trust and Honorability In Congressional Standards Act of 2017 This bill requires the Committee on Ethics of the House of Representatives to conduct ongoing ethics training and awareness programs for Members, officers, and ...
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2017-05-25
To House Administration Committee
USSR178IntroA resolution to authorize testimony, document production, and representation in United States v. Kevin Lee Olson. Authorizes: (1) Kobye Noel, an employee in the Office of Senator Heidi Heitkamp, and any other current or former employee of the Senator...
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2017-05-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3150, S3151; text as passed Senate: CR S3150; text of measure as introduced: CR S3149)
USSB1189IntroClose the Revolving Door Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to impose a lifetime ban on any former Senator, Member of the House of Representatives, or elected officer of the Senate or House of Representatives from lobbying any cur...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB244PassHIRE Vets Act Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division unless the bill e...
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2017-05-05
Became Public Law No: 115-31. (TXT | PDF)
USSB997IntroFlexibility for Working Families Act This bill allows an employee to request from an employer a temporary or permanent change in the terms or conditions of the employee's employment if the request relates to: (1) the number of hours the employee is r...
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2017-05-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2271IntroFlexibility for Working Families Act This bill allows an employee to request from an employer a temporary or permanent change in the terms or conditions of the employee's employment if the request relates to: (1) the number of hours the employee is r...
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2017-05-01
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1951IntroNOPE Act No Ongoing Perks Enrichment Act This bill withholds the salaries of Members of a house of Congress that has not agreed to a budget resolution for FY2018 by April 15, 2017, as required by the Congressional Budget Act of 1974. Salaries are wit...
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2017-04-26
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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