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USHB6665IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act
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2018-11-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 803.
USHB4243IntroVA Asset and Infrastructure Review Act of 2017 Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced To establish a commission for the purpose of making recommendations regarding the modernization or realign...
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2018-11-16
House Committee on Appropriations Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Dec. 28, 2018.
USSB669EngrossColumbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to assess sanitation and safety conditions on land set aside to provide Columbia River Treaty tribes access to tra...
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2018-11-15
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB6925IntroSexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention Act of 2018
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2018-11-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB7016IntroPLASTIC Act Protect Lives and Stop the Imminent Chaos Act
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2018-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB7068IntroEnd Catch and Release Act
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2018-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSR691IntroA resolution reaffirming the centrality of press freedom and freedom of expression to democracy in the United States and to international peace and stability.
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2018-11-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6651EngrossPEPFAR Extension Act of 2018
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2018-11-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB7128IntroVA Survey of Cannabis Use Act
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2018-11-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7127IntroNative American Voting Rights Act of 2018
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2018-11-14
To House Administration Committee
USSB3624IntroFamilies, Not Facilities Act of 2018
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2018-11-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1012IntroNew Mexico Drought Preparedness Act of 2017 This bill directs the Bureau of Reclamation to carry out a water acquisition program in specified basins in New Mexico, under which the bureau shall: (1) make acquisitions of water by lease or purchase of w...
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2018-11-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 645.
USHB4177IntroPREPARE Act of 2017 Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience and Effectiveness Act of 2017 This bill directs the President to establish the Interagency Council on Extreme Weather Resilience, Preparedness, and ...
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2018-11-14
House Committee on Oversight and Government Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Dec. 28, 2018.
USHB2825EngrossDHS Authorization Act Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act DIVISION A--HOMELAND SECURITY TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY HEADQUARTERS Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 Subtitle A--H...
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2018-11-13
By Senator Johnson from Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-351.
USHB3861IntroFederal Insurance Office Reform Act of 2018 This bill amends the Federal Insurance Office Act of 2010 to modify the Department of the Treasury's Federal Insurance Office (FIO). FIO is moved to Treasury's Office of International Affairs. FIO's functio...
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2018-11-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 789.
USHB4419IntroBureau of Reclamation and Bureau of Indian Affairs Water Project Streamlining Act
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2018-11-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 782.
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.
USHB6PassSUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act TITLE I--MEDICAID PROVISIONS TO ADDRESS THE OPIOID CRISIS (Sec. 1001) The bill prohibits terminati...
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2018-10-24
Became Public Law No: 115-271.
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.
USHB7082IntroTo prohibit the provision of United States security assistance to the Government of Saudi Arabia, and for other purposes.
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2018-10-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6080IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections Committee
USHB5924IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Education when reviewing whether there has been a violation of title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin...
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2018-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB6148IntroBRAVE Act Bullying Redress and Verified Enforcement Act This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) to require a local educational agency (LEA) employee who becomes aware of bullying to report to an LEA-designated indiv...
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2018-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB6992IntroProtecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2018
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2018-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Committee
USHB4921PassSTB Information Security Improvement Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Surface Transportation Board to develop a timeline and plan to implement the recommendations of the Inspector General of the Department of Transportation in Report No. FI2018002...
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2018-10-16
Became Public Law No: 115-269.
USHB7070IntroTo prohibit the provision of United States security assistance to the Government of Saudi Arabia pending a determination by the Secretary of State regarding the status of Jamal Khashoggi, and for other purposes.
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2018-10-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB390EngrossIraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 (Sec. 4) This bill states that is U.S. policy to ensure that humanitarian, stabilization, and recovery assistance for nationals and residents of Iraq or Syria, and of communities...
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2018-10-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3179IntroFIND Trafficking Act Fight Illicit Networks and Detect Trafficking Act This bill directs the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to report on the use of virtual currencies and online marketplaces in sex and drug trafficking. The GAO must study top...
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2018-10-11
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3508PassSave Our Seas Act of 2018
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2018-10-11
Became Public Law No: 115-265.
USSB3596IntroInnovation Zone Act
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2018-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3583IntroInnovations in Mentoring, Training, and Apprenticeships Act
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2018-10-11
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2196EngrossTo amend title 5, United States Code, to allow whistleblowers to disclose information to certain recipients. (Sec. 1) This bill modifies whistle-blower protections for federal employees or applicants who disclose classified national security informat...
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2018-10-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 629.
USHB46PassFort Ontario Study Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of Fort Ontario in Oswego, New York. Interior shall: (1) evaluate the Fort's national significance, and (2) determine the suitability...
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2018-10-09
Became Public Law No: 115-255.
USHB6667IntroAfghan and Iraqi Allies Resettlement Improvement Act
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2018-10-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2259PassSam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018 This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after t...
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2018-10-09
Became Public Law No: 115-256.
USSB2418IntroRural Reasonable and Comparable Wireless Access Act of 2018 This bill directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to develop regulations that would establish a national standard for determining whether mobile service, mobile data service, and...
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2018-10-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 626.
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.
USHB7031IntroCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2018
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2018-10-05
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB7043IntroBetter Airplane Noise Standards Act This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration to complete within one year the ongoing evaluation of alternative airplane noise metric to the current Day Night Level (DNL) 65 noise standard.
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2018-10-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USSB3031IntroFederal Personal Property Management Act of 2018 This bill requires the executive agencies and the General Services Administration (GSA) to carry out the following activities with respect to federal personal property management. Each executive agency...
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2018-10-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 621.
USSB3476IntroPEPFAR Extension Act of 2018
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2018-10-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 619.
USSB3543IntroNative American Voting Rights Act of 2018
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2018-10-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB32IntroCalifornia Desert Protection and Recreation Act of 2017 This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: establish or designate wilderness areas, a special management area, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, an...
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB645IntroMeasuring the Economic Impact of Broadband Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Commerce to assess, and submit a report regarding, the effects of the digital economy on the U.S. economy. In conducting the assessment, Commerce must: (1) co...
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2018-10-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 613.
USHB857EngrossCalifornia Off-Road Recreation and Conservation Act This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: establish or designate wilderness areas, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, and a national scenic area; relea...
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB414IntroPershing County Economic Development and Conservation Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct sales or exchanges of eligible lands in Pershing County, Nevada, identified as the "Checkerboard Lands Resolution Area." Interior an...
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHR1111IntroCalling on the Government of Cameroon, armed separatist groups, and all citizens to respect human rights and adopt nonviolent approaches to conflict resolution. Condemns the abuses committed by the government of Cameroon, security forces, and armed s...
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2018-10-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7015IntroAgricultural Trade Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3540IntroCentral America Reform and Enforcement Act
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2018-10-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2290IntroWildfire Management Technology Advancement Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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