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To amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to enhance the reliability of the electricity grid and reduce the threat of wildfires to and from electric transmission and distribution facilities on Federal lands by facilitating vegetation management on such lands.

house

pass roll
On passage Passed by recorded vote: 300 - 118 (Roll no. 315).

2017-06-21T20:40:14Z

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to clarify that section 230 of that Act does not prohibit the enforcement against providers and users of interactive computer services of Federal and State criminal and civil law relating to sex trafficking.

A resolution supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia.

A bill to provide for the modernization of the energy and natural resources policies of the United States, and for other purposes.

To amend the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to modify the term of the independent member of the Financial Stability Oversight Council.

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 407 - 1 (Roll no. 439).

2017-09-05T22:53:29Z

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-19

A bill to streamline the process by which active duty military, reservists, and veterans receive commercial driver's licenses.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

To provide emergency relief for victims of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes in Iraq and Syria, for accountability for perpetrators of these crimes, and for other purposes.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-06-06T21:24:05Z

A bill to make technical amendments to certain marine fish conservation statutes, and for other purposes.

A bill to prohibit the use of Federal funds for the costs of painting portraits of officers and employees of the Federal Government.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-18

A resolution designating September 22, 2017, as "National Falls Prevention Awareness Day" to raise awareness and encourage the prevention of falls among older adults.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-19

An original bill to amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to modify the criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, and for other purposes.

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a Joint Counterterrorism Awareness Workshop Series, and for other purposes.

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 398 - 4 (Roll no. 529).

2017-09-14T16:06:32Z

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to aliens associated with criminal gangs, and for other purposes.

house

pass roll
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 233 - 175 (Roll no. 517).

2017-09-14T15:00:27Z

A bill to designate a human trafficking prevention coordinator and to expand the scope of activities authorized under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's outreach and education program to include human trafficking prevention activities, and for other purposes.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

To provide for the preservation of sportsmen's heritage and enhance recreation opportunities on Federal land, and for other purposes.

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2018 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.

house

pass roll
On passage Passed by recorded vote: 344 - 81 (Roll no. 378).

2017-07-14T15:40:44Z

senate

pass roll
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 89 - 3. Record Vote Number: 193.

2017-09-11

senate

pass roll
Cloture invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 7. Record Vote Number: 198.

2017-09-18

senate

pass roll
Passed Senate with amendments by Yea-Nay Vote. 89 - 8. Record Vote Number: 199.

2017-09-18

To ensure that the Federal Emergency Management Agency's current efforts to modernize its grant management system includes applicant accessibility and transparency, and for other purposes.

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 419 - 0 (Roll no. 242).

2017-05-02T18:50:10Z

A bill to disqualify from operating a commercial motor vehicle for life an individual who uses a commercial motor vehicle in committing a felony involving human trafficking.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

To require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to submit a report regarding certain plans regarding assistance to applicants and grantees during the response to an emergency or disaster.

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 408 - 0 (Roll no. 195).

2017-03-27T22:54:29Z

A resolution commemorating the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Air Force as an independent military service and celebrating the Air Force for 70 years of serving and defending the United States.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-18

A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes.

senate

pass by Voice Vote
Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.

2017-09-14

A resolution designating September 2017 as "School Bus Safety Month".

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-18

A resolution recognizing the month of September 2017 as "Alaska Wild Salmon Month".

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-18

A bill to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole, in recognition for his service to the nation as a soldier, legislator, and statesman.

senate

pass by Voice Vote
Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.

2017-08-03

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-05T21:53:19Z

To restrict the inclusion of social security account numbers on Federal documents sent by mail, and for other purposes.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-05-24T18:59:14Z

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-06

Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, and for other purposes.

house

pass roll
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 211 - 198 (Roll no. 528).

2017-09-14T16:00:23Z

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-11

house

pass without objection
On passage Passed without objection.

2017-09-12T22:55:22Z

To implement certain measures relating to management of Washington County, Utah, required by Public Law 111-11.

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 11 through September 15, 2017, as "National Family Service Learning Week".

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

A bill to require the collection of voluntary feedback on services provided by agencies, and for other purposes.

To facilitate certain pinyon-juniper related projects in Lincoln County, Nevada, to modify the boundaries of certain wilderness areas in the State of Nevada, and to fully implement the White Pine County Conservation, Recreation, and Development Act.

A bill to provide assistance in abolishing human trafficking in the United States.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-11

Of inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide to the House of Representatives the tax return information of President Donald J. Trump as well as the tax returns of each business entity disclosed by Donald J. Trump on his Office of Government Ethics Form 278e.

A resolution designating September 16, 2017, as "Isaac M. Wise Temple Day".

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

A resolution designating the week beginning September 10, 2017, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue Department-wide guidance and to develop training programs as part of the Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign, and for other purposes.

A resolution recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-14

To amend the Small Business Act to improve the Small Business Innovation Research program and Small Business Technology Transfer program, and for other purposes.

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3697) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to aliens associated with criminal gangs, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from September 15, 2017, through September 22, 2017.

house

pass roll
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 222 - 186 (Roll no. 487).

2017-09-13T17:28:51Z

A bill to direct the Federal Communications Commission to commence proceedings related to the resiliency of critical communications networks during times of emergency, and for other purposes.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-11

A bill to increase the threshold for disclosures required by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to compensatory benefit plans, and for other purposes.

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2017-09-11

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002, to direct the Assistant Secretary for State and Local Law Enforcement to produce and disseminate an annual catalog on Department of Homeland Security training, publications, programs, and services for State, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T16:38:35Z

To require an inventory of all facilities certified by the Department of Homeland Security to host infrastructure or systems classified above the Secret level, and for other purposes.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T17:19:33Z

To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T17:48:11Z

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a homeland intelligence doctrine for the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T16:52:13Z

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require an annual report on the Office for State and Local Law Enforcement.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T17:11:20Z

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the Intelligence Rotational Assignment Program in the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T16:31:46Z

To modify the boundary of the Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, and for other purposes.

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 390 - 0 (Roll no. 485).

2017-09-12T22:53:06Z

To direct the Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Intelligence and Analysis to develop and disseminate a threat assessment regarding terrorist use of virtual currency.

house

pass by voice vote
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.

2017-09-12T16:58:47Z

To require executive agencies to consider equipment rental in any cost-effectiveness analysis for equipment acquisition, and for other purposes.