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S. 1801: A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to have an independent advocate for campus sexual assault prevention and response.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Timothy Kaine [D-VA] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Timothy Kaine [D-VA] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1793: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance taxpayer rights, and for other purposes.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3742: To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide formula grants to States to improve higher education opportunities for foster youth and homeless youth, and for other purposes.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL7] 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. 3 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3743: To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to ensure airfare fairness in the wake of a disaster or emergency, and for other purposes.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Nydia Velázquez [D-NY7] 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.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3752: To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to develop and implement plans to improve the safety of medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Donald Norcross [D-NJ1] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3741: To codify the Minority Bank Deposit Program, and for other purposes.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY5] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Financial Services which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY5] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3740: To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the financial aid process for homeless children and youths and foster care children and youth.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA5] 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. 2 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3744: To provide that an Indian group may receive Federal acknowledgment as an Indian tribe only by an Act of Congress.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT1] 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. Rob Bishop [R-UT1] is the chair of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3748: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an option for individuals who are ages 50 to 64 to buy into Medicare, to provide for health insurance market stabilization, and for other purposes.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and House Committee on Ways and Means which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] is a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3732: To amend section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority for increased fiscal year 2017 and 2018 payments for temporary assistance to United States citizens returned from foreign countries.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 3:24pm
Passed House (Senate next): Last Action: On passage Passed without objection. Explanation: This bill passed in the House on September 11, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3732: Emergency Aid to American Survivors of Hurricanes Irma and Jose Overseas Act

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Passed House & Senate (President next): Last Action: Received in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Voice Vote. Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on September 11, 2017 and goes to the President next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3727: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include additional telehealth services for purposes of MA organization bids, and for other purposes.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Diane Black [R-TN6] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and House Committee on Ways and Means which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Diane Black [R-TN6] is a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3735: To prohibit the implementation of a policy change to permit small, non-locking knives on aircraft, and for other purposes.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. David Joyce [R-OH14] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. 2 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1787: A bill to reauthorize the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] 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. Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] is the chair of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1786: A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to enhance the accuracy of credit reporting and provide greater rights to consumers who dispute errors in their credit reports, and for other purposes.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI] 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. Brian Schatz [D-HI] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3734: To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to have an independent advocate for campus sexual assault prevention and response.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA53] 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. Susan Davis [D-CA53] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3726: Stark Administrative Simplification Act of 2017

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Kenny Marchant [R-TX24] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and House Committee on Ways and Means which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. Kenny Marchant [R-TX24] is a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1789: A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require an annual report on participation in the Transition Assistance Program for members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Mike Rounds [R-SD] 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. Mike Rounds [R-SD] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

H.R. 3732: To amend section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority for increased fiscal year 2017 and 2018 payments for temporary assistance to United States citizens returned from foreign countries.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. David Reichert [R-WA8] This bill was referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means and House Committee on the Budget which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration. Rep. David Reichert [R-WA8] is a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 1784: A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the determination of cohort default rates and provide for enhanced civil penalties, to ensure personal liability of owners, officers, and executives of institutions of higher education,

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

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