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USSB1787IntroNational Geologic Mapping Act Reauthorization Act This bill amends the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992 to reauthorize the National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program of the U.S. Geological Survey through FY2023.
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2018-12-04
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 115-404.
USSB3641IntroFAIR FISH Act Facilitate Addressing Issues with Regulating Forced Labor in International Seafood Harvesting Act
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2018-11-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1305EngrossCBP HiRe Act U.S. Customs and Border Protection Hiring and Retention Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill provides hiring and compensation flexibilities to support the recruitment, relocation, and retention of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) emplo...
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2018-10-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB3540IntroCentral America Reform and Enforcement Act
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2018-10-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1311EngrossAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017 This bill sets forth a variety of measures to address the prevention and punishment of human trafficking and to assist trafficking victims. Included among these are provisions concerning: restitution for victims;...
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2018-10-01
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB1010IntroRegister of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017 This bill amends federal copyright law to require the President, with the advice and consent of the Senate, to appoint a Register of Copyrights from a list of at least three individuals ...
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2018-09-26
Committee on Rules and Administration. Hearings held.
USSB3454IntroCongressional Revolving Door Ban Act
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2018-09-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3452IntroCabinet Service Integrity Act
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2018-09-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2836IntroPreventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018
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2018-09-13
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3348IntroAccountable Capitalism Act
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2018-08-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3336IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2018
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2018-08-01
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR601IntroA resolution condemning the decision by President Donald Trump and the White House to ban members of the media from White House events for asking critical questions of the President, and affirming the importance of a free and unfettered press in our ...
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2018-08-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3312IntroEPA Act of 2018 Ensuring Scott Pruitt is Accountable Act of 2018
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2018-07-31
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3276IntroEnhancing America's Core Diplomatic Capabilities Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR588IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the need for transparency regarding meetings between President Donald J. Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Expresses the sense of the Senate that President Trump should: (1) not meet...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR60PassA joint resolution providing for the reappointment of Barbara M. Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. This joint resolution reappoints Barbara M. Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of th...
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2018-07-20
Became Public Law No: 115-199. (TXT | PDF)
USSR582IntroA resolution protecting American democracy. Expresses acceptance of the U.S. intelligence community's assessment of Russian interference in elections in the United States and in other democracies. Demands that specified sanctions against Russia be im...
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2018-07-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR584IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate against the making available of current and former diplomats, officials, and members of the Armed Forces of the United States for questioning by the government of Vladimir Putin. Expresses the sense of ...
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2018-07-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 0. Record Vote Number: 162. (consideration: CR S5098-5099; text: CR S5110)
USSB3199IntroIRS Accountability Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Service Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998 to allow the removal or transfer of an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) senior executive employee based on performance or misconduct. The ...
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2018-07-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3153IntroMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-298. Additional views filed.
USSB3165IntroInteragency Committee on Women's Business Enterprise Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSCR40IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing the close relationship between the United States and Taiwan and the important role of the American Institute in Taiwan in strengthening such relationship. Welcomes the opening of the new American Institute of Taiwa...
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2018-06-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3077IntroFair Pay and Safe Workplaces Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3064IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1872IntroTSA Modernization Act This bill reauthorizes Transportation Security Administration (TSA) programs through FY2020 and modifies the authorities, requirements, and organizational structure for the TSA. The bill codifies the transfer of the TSA from the...
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2018-06-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 444.
USSB2372PassJohn S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 VA MISSION Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of the Interior to provide outer bu...
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2018-06-06
Became Public Law No: 115-182.
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.
USSB2098IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 This bill amends the Defense Production Act of 1950 to expand the scope of "covered transaction" subject to the review of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). CFIUS...
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2018-05-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USSB2906IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 This bill consolidates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) community care programs, revises other VA health care programs and facilities ...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2807IntroDepartment of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress annually on the performance awards and bonuses presented to Regional Office Directors of the VA, Directors of Medic...
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2018-05-09
To Senate Veterans' Affairs 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.
USSR355IntroA resolution improving procedures for the consideration of nominations in the Senate. Limits Senate post-cloture consideration to: (1) eight hours for a nomination, except for the nomination of an individual to a position at level I of the Executive ...
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2018-05-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 400.
USSB2644IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal judicial code to codify certain Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations that govern the appointment, oversight, and removal of a special counsel, including regulatio...
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2018-04-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 393.
USSR473IntroA resolution expressing no confidence in the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and calling for the immediate resignation of the Administrator. Calls for the immediate resignation of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Sco...
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2018-04-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1250IntroRestoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act of 2017
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2018-04-11
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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. (TXT | PDF)
USSR450IntroA resolution reaffirming the United States-Egypt partnership and the Egyptian people's right to free, fair, credible, and peaceful elections on March 26, 2018.
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2018-03-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2135IntroFix NICS Act of 2017 This bill amends the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act to require each federal agency and department, including a federal court, to: certify whether it has provided to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NI...
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2018-03-14
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB2193IntroCaring for our Veterans Act of 2017
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2018-03-07
By Senator Isakson from Committee on Veterans' Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-212.
USSB2367IntroUSA Act of 2018 Uniting and Securing America Act of 2018 This bill provides conditional permanent resident status for an alien meeting specified requirements, including having entered the United States when younger than 18 years old and residing in t...
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2018-02-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2147IntroButch Lewis Act of 2017 This bill establishes the Pension Rehabilitation Administration within the Department of the Treasury and a related trust fund to make loans to certain multiemployer defined benefit pension plans. To receive a loan, a plan mus...
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2018-01-30
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-161.
USSB139PassFISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the DNA Identification Act of 1994 to require the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to issue standards and procedures for using Rapid DNA instruments to analyze DNA samples of ...
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2018-01-19
Became Public Law No: 115-118. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1536PassCombating Human Trafficking in Commercial Vehicles Act
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2018-01-03
Became Public Law No: 115-99. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2262IntroCounterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2017 This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), for a four-year period, a Counterterrorism Advisory Board, which shall: (1) be composed of senio...
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2017-12-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2210IntroFCC CIO Parity Act This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to ensure that its Chief Information Officer has a significant role in: (1) the decision-making process for annual and multi-year planning, programming, budgeting, exec...
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2017-12-07
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2184IntroVeterans Community Care and Access Act of 2017
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2017-12-01
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSCR30IntroA concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress with respect to United States policy toward Tibet and that the treatment of the Tibetan people should be an important factor in the conduct of United States relations with the People's Republic...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2046IntroFoundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017 This bill requires departments and agencies identified in the Chief Financial Officers Act to submit annually to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Congress a plan for identifying and...
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2017-10-31
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB178PassElder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act TITLE I--SUPPORTING FEDERAL CASES INVOLVING ELDER JUSTICE (Sec. 101) This bill establishes requirements for the Department of Justice (DOJ) with respect to investigating and prosecuting elder abuse crimes an...
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2017-10-18
Became Public Law No: 115-70. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1584IntroA bill to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to reauthorize the Judicial Conference of the United States to redact sensitive information contained in financial disclosure reports of judicial officers and employees, and for other purposes. (Se...
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2017-10-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 242.
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