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H.R. 1293: To amend title 5, United States Code, to require that the Office of Personnel Management submit an annual report to Congress relating to the use of official time by Federal employees.

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 1:40pm
Passed House: Last Action: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. Explanation: This bill passed in the House on May 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 467: VA Scheduling Accountability Act

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 1:01pm
Passed House: Last Action: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 419 - 0 (Roll no. 278). Explanation: This bill passed in the House on May 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2052: PRIVATE Act

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:54pm
Passed House: Last Action: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 418 - 0 (Roll no. 277). Explanation: This bill passed in the House on May 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.Res. 352: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1973) to prevent the sexual abuse of minors and amateur athletes by requiring the prompt reporting of sexual abuse to law enforcement authorities, and for other purposes; providing for considerati

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:47pm
Agreed To (Simple Resolution): Last Action: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 239 - 179 (Roll no. 276). Explanation: This simple resolution was agreed to on May 24, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2646: To reauthorize the United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R-FL27] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R-FL27] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2629: To amend the National Labor Relations Act to provide for appropriate designation of collective bargaining units.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Francis Rooney [R-FL19] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Francis Rooney [R-FL19] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2617: To provide first-time, low-level, nonviolent simple possession offenders under age 25 an opportunity to expunge that conviction after successful completion of court-imposed probation.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY8] This bill was referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY8] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.Con.Res. 61: Expressing the sense of Congress that all trade agreements the United States enters into, should provide reasonable access and collaboration of each nation involved in such an agreement, for the purpose of search and recovery activities re

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA5] This resolution was referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2631: To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the scope of procedural rights of members of the uniformed services with respect to their employment and reemployment rights, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. 1 cosponsor is on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2630: To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land to La Paz County, Arizona, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2626: To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve visa security, visa applicant vetting, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Will Hurd [R-TX23] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security and House Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Will Hurd [R-TX23] is a member of the House Committee on Homeland Security.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2643: To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require the annual human rights reports to include information on the institutionalization of children and the subjection of children to cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment, unnecessary detenti

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Tom Marino [R-PA10] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Tom Marino [R-PA10] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2621: To strengthen security in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Mac Thornberry [R-TX13] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Armed Services, House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and one other committee which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Mac Thornberry [R-TX13] is the chairman of the House Committee on Armed Services.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2648: To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that the requirements that new Federal employees who are veterans with service-connected disabilities are provided leave for purposes of undergoing medical treatment for such disabilities apply

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH15] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and House Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. 1 cosponsor is on those committees.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2632: To require the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to undertake remediation oversight of the West Lake Landfill located in Bridgeton, Missouri.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO1] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 2619: To prohibit the Coast Guard from establishing any new anchorage grounds in the Hudson River, New York, until it reports to the Congress on the potential impact of such anchorage grounds to sites listed on the National Priorities List and to cr

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY18] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY18] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1227: A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide for 12-month continuous enrollment under Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1224: A bill to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to carry out a Community Resilience Grant Program, and for other purposes.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Timothy Kaine [D-VA] 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.Res. 177: A resolution congratulating the Webster University chess team for winning a record-breaking fifth consecutive national title at the President’s Cup collegiate chess championship in New York City.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 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 May 24, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 177: A resolution congratulating the Webster University chess team for winning a record-breaking fifth consecutive national title at the President’s Cup collegiate chess championship in New York City.

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Claire McCaskill [D-MO] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

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