Trending United States National Legislation

Legislative trends for all state and federal legislative bodies across the entire United States over the last 72 hours as measured by public interest and bill activity.

PositionStateBillStatusSummaryAction
#1CAAB211EngrossedAn act to amend Sections 1225 and 1275.3 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to health and care facilities, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
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2017-08-23
#2USSB705EngrossedChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017 This bill amends the National Child Protection Act of 1993 to direct the Department of Justice to establish a program to provide national criminal history background checks and criminal history reviews for in...
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2017-10-19
Held at the desk.
#3NHHB1561IntroducedRelative to the use of recycled tire rubber at village, town, municipal, and school playgrounds.
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2018-03-06
Inexpedient to Legislate: Motion Adopted Voice Vote 03/06/2018 House Journal 6 P. 101
#4CAAB954PassedAn act to add Division 25 (commencing with Section 82000) to the Food and Agricultural Code, relating to food labeling, and making an appropriation therefor.
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2017-10-14
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 787, Statutes of 2017.
#5MNSF3197IntroducedUnaccompanied minors accessing mental health services transportation study requirement
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2018-03-12
#6CASB549PassedAn act to add Section 591 to the Public Utilities Code, relating to public utilities.
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2017-09-25
Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 284, Statutes of 2017.
#7NHSB128EngrossedRelative to the policy goal of electric utility restructuring.
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2018-02-15
Refer for Interim Study: Motion Adopted Voice Vote 02/15/2018 House Journal 4 P. 21
#8ILSB1637IntroducedAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
#9MDHB1090PassedProhibiting an individual or a person from taking certain actions to provide false location information when placing a telephone call with the intent to defraud, harass, cause harm, or wrongfully obtain anything of value; providing for the applicatio...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 515
#10USHB70EngrossedFederal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2017 Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) to modify and expand requirements for federal advisory committees. A federal advisory commi...
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2018-03-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 362.
#11IAHF7IntroducedA bill for an act relating to an exemption from required vaccinations based upon personal conviction.
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2017-01-24
#12HISCR171IntroducedRequesting The Hawaii Tourism Authority To Establish A Campaign To Educate Visitors To The State About The Harmful Effects Of Oxybenzone Sunscreen On Coral Reefs And To Encourage Visitors To The State To Refrain From Using Oxybenzone Sunscreens.
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2018-03-28
#13ILHB5350IntroducedAmends the General Provisions and State Employees Articles of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that the alternative retirement annuity under the State Employees Article applies to a conservation police officer subject to the Tier 2 provisions. Pro...
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2018-04-13
#14VAHB1174PassedNewborn screening; lysosomal storage disorders. Directs the Board of Health to amend regulations governing newborn screening to include screening for Pompe disease and mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 (MPS-1). This bill is identical to SB 449.
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2018-03-30
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0562)
#15ILHB5475IntroducedAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Increases the penalty for unlawful use of weapons by selling, manufacturing, purchasing, possessing, or carrying a machine gun, other than in the passenger compartment of a motor vehicle or on one's person if the wea...
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2018-03-06
#16ILHB2713PassedAmends the Uniform Partnership Act (1997). Establishes fees for certain expedited services and provides that the fees collected for those services shall be deposited into the Division of Corporations Registered Limited Liability Partnership Fund (the...
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2018-05-17
Remove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
#17USHB10EngrossedFinancial CHOICE Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and other laws. Any rule that was issued or revised pursuant to a provision repealed by the bill is nullified. TITLE I...
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2017-07-13
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-108.
#18ILHB5341EnrolledAmends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, the court shall not deny a sealing or expungement petition because the petitioner has not satisfied an outstanding financial obligation established, imp...
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2018-05-30
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
#19ILHB5494EnrolledAmends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that a trafficking victim as defined by the Criminal Code of 2012 shall be eligible to petition for the immediate sealing of his or her criminal record upon the completion of his or her last sentence i...
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2018-06-19
Sent to the Governor
#20ILHB5498IntroducedAmends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Provides that within 300 calendar days (instead of 180 days) after the date that a civil rights violation, other than a violation concerning a real estate transaction, allegedly has been committed, a charge in wr...
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2018-04-27
#21ILHB5499IntroducedAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Creates the Offices of Executive Employee Advocacy and the Office of Legislative Employee Advocacy. Provides for the appointment of a Director to head each respective Office of Employee Advocacy. P...
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2018-04-13
#22USHB40IntroducedCommission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans to examine slavery and discrimination in the colonies and the United S...
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2018-03-08
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Jackson Lee asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 40, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
#23NVSB204PassedRequires the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada to investigate and establish biennial targets for certain electric utilities to procure energy storage systems under certain circumstances. (BDR 58-642)
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2017-05-31
Approved by the Governor. Chapter 240.
#24CAAB2119EngrossedAn act to amend Section 16001.9 of, and to add Section 16501.31 to, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to foster care.
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2018-06-18
#25CASB518EngrossedAn act to add and repeal Section 7149.06 of the Fish and Game Code, relating to fishing.
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2018-06-12
#26GAHB337PassedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Titles 11, 15, 44, and 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Uniform Commercial Code, clerks of superior courts, property, and revenue and taxation, respectively, so as to modernize provis...
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2018-01-01
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#27MDSB248IntroducedModifying the circumstances under which a police officer is required to charge by citation; modifying the categories of offenses for which a police officer is authorized to charge by citation; and modifying the circumstances under which a police offi...
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2018-02-01
#28ILHB5349IntroducedAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that the Department of Revenue, with the assistance of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, shall examine the investment credit and the research and development credit to determine the impa...
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2018-04-27
#29USSR469IntroducedA resolution recognizing the historic, cultural, and religious significance of the festival of Vaisakhi, and expressing support for all communities that celebrate Vaisakhi.
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2018-04-16
#30USSB16IntroducedFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2017 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to complete, within 12 months, an audit of the Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve banks. In addition, the bill allows the GAO to audit the Fe...
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2017-01-03
#31USHB676IntroducedExpanded & Improved Medicare For All Act This bill establishes the Medicare for All Program to provide all individuals residing in the United States and U.S. territories with free health care that includes all medically necessary care, such as primar...
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2018-03-07
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Ellison asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 676, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
#32USHR129IntroducedCalling on the Department of Defense, other elements of the Federal Government, and foreign governments to intensify efforts to investigate, recover, and identify all missing and unaccounted-for personnel of the United States. Calls upon: (1) the Def...
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2018-02-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection.
#33USSB400IntroducedSusquehanna National Heritage Area Act This bill establishes the Susquehanna National Heritage Area in Pennsylvania. The Susquehanna Heritage Corporation is designated as the local coordinating entity for the area. The Corporation shall prepare and s...
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2018-02-14
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
#34USSB465IntroducedIndependent Outside Audit of the Indian Health Service Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to contract with private entities to assess the health care delivery systems and financial management of the Indian Heal...
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2017-11-08
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-236.
#35USSB994IntroducedProtecting Religiously Affiliated Institutions Act of 2018 This bill amends the federal criminal code to modify prohibitions with respect to intentionally defacing, damaging, or destroying religious real property. Specifically, the bill broadens the ...
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2018-04-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 394.
#36USSR224IntroducedA 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)
#37USHR692IntroducedSupporting the contributions of Catholic schools. Expresses support for: (1) the goals of Catholic Schools Week, an event cosponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and establishe...
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2018-02-02
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E129)
#38USHR705IntroducedImpeaching 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).
#39USHR772IntroducedCondemning Louis Farrakhan for promoting ideas that create animosity and anger toward Jewish Americans and the Jewish religion.
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2018-03-13
#40USSCR37IntroducedA concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2019 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2020 through 2028. Establishes the congressional budget for the f...
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2018-04-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 385.
#41TXHB2623EngrossedRelating to requiring school districts and certain facilities to assist students in making the transition back to school after certain prolonged placements outside of school.
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2017-05-19
#42MAS2132IntroducedFor legislation relative to accessory dwelling units,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2132)
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2017-07-31
#43ILHB5492IntroducedAmends the Illinois Police Training Act. Provides the annual training of police chiefs must include at least one course on the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act, the Firearm Concealed Carry Act, and firearms investigations. Amends the Firearm Ow...
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2018-04-20
#44MDSB394PassedAuthorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City to provide, by law, a certain property tax credit against the county property tax imposed on a dwelling located in Baltimore City that is owned by a public safety officer employed by the Baltim...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 228
#45USHR33IntroducedProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 5) to reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents, to clarify the nature of judicial review of agency interpretations, to ensure complete anal...
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2017-01-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
#46TXHB1406VetoedRelating to the authority of the asset management division of the General Land Office to sell real property to a federally recognized Indian tribe.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
#47USHB801EngrossedRoute 66 National Historic Trail Designation Act This bill amends the National Trails System Act to designate a trail of approximately 2,400 miles extending from Chicago, Illinois, to Santa Monica, California, as the Route 66 National Historic Trail....
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2018-06-06
#48USHR731IntroducedSupporting the goals and ideals of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
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2018-02-09
#49USSR429IntroducedA resolution commemorating the 59th anniversary of Tibet's 1959 uprising as "Tibetan Rights Day", and expressing support for the human rights and religious freedom of the Tibetan people and the Tibetan Buddhist faith community. Recognizes March 10, 2...
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2018-04-25
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2442)
#50USSR437IntroducedA resolution supporting the goals of World Tuberculosis Day to raise awareness about tuberculosis. Supports the goals of World Tuberculosis Day to raise awareness about tuberculosis.
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2018-03-19
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