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S. 2131: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish medically necessary transportation for newborn children of certain women veterans, and for other purposes.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2133: A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into alternative funding arrangements with certain community irrigation associations and community land grants.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2130: A bill to establish within the Department of the Interior the Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 332: A resolution commemorating the christening of the USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Joe Manchin [D-WV] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2128: A bill to improve the coordination and use of geospatial data.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 2 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 334: A resolution authorizing the taking of a photograph in the Senate Chamber.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Mitch McConnell [R-KY] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2134: A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish processes to ensure that non-Department of Veterans Affairs health care providers are using safe practices in prescribing opioids to veterans under the laws administered by the Sec

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Tammy Baldwin [D-WI] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 5 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2129: A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to establish a punitive article in the Uniform Code of Military Justice on domestic violence, and for other purposes.

Newly Introduced Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Armed Services which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2135: A bill to enforce current law regarding the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 333: A resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Agreed To (Simple Resolution): Last Action: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. Explanation: This simple resolution was agreed to on November 15, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 333: A resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. John “Johnny” Isakson [R-GA] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2126: A bill to amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to provide a temporary exemption for low-revenue issuers from certain auditor attestation requirements.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Thom Tillis [R-NC] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Thom Tillis [R-NC] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2127: A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the United States merchant mariners of World War II, in recognition of their dedicated and vital service during World War II.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2132: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that working families have access to affordable health insurance coverage.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Alan “Al” Franken [D-MN] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 4 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2131: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish medically necessary transportation for newborn children of certain women veterans, and for other purposes.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2133: A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into alternative funding arrangements with certain community irrigation associations and community land grants.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2130: A bill to establish within the Department of the Interior the Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 332: A resolution commemorating the christening of the USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Agreed To (Simple Resolution): Last Action: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. Explanation: This simple resolution was agreed to on November 15, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 332: A resolution commemorating the christening of the USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Joe Manchin [D-WV] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 2128: A bill to improve the coordination and use of geospatial data.

Active Legislation - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 2 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

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