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A bill to reauthorize the Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2007.

senate

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

2016-07-14

house

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

2016-12-08T00:11:00Z

To ensure United States jurisdiction over offenses committed by United States personnel stationed in Canada in furtherance of border security initiatives.

house

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

2016-12-07T23:57:08Z

To amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism.

To provide the victims of Holocaust-era persecution and their heirs a fair opportunity to recover works of art confiscated or misappropriated by the Nazis.

house

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

2016-12-07T22:59:00Z

A bill to require a regional strategy to address the threat posed by Boko Haram.

senate

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

2015-09-22

house

pass without objection
On passage Passed without objection.

2016-12-07T22:30:33Z

A bill to prohibit the circumvention of control measures used by Internet ticket sellers to ensure equitable consumer access to tickets for any given event, and for other purposes.

senate

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

2016-11-30

house

pass without objection
On passage Passed without objection.

2016-12-07T22:28:29Z

A bill to authorize the National Urban Search and Rescue Response System.

senate

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

2016-11-30

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): 405 - 7 (Roll no. 615).

2016-12-07T22:20:17Z

To require the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to establish a program for the medical monitoring, diagnosis, and treatment of astronauts, 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): 413 - 0 (Roll no. 614).

2016-12-07T22:13:40Z

To establish a pilot program on partnership agreements to construct new facilities for the Department of Veterans Affairs.

house

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

2016-12-07T19:42:52Z

To authorize the Directors of Veterans Integrated Service Networks of the Department of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts with appropriate civilian accreditation entities or appropriate health care evaluation entities to investigate medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

house

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

2016-12-07T19:22:20Z

A bill to redesignate the Olympic Wilderness as the Daniel J. Evans Wilderness.

senate

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

2016-07-14

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 401 - 8, 2 Present (Roll no. 612).

2016-12-07T19:14:15Z

To revise the boundaries of certain John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System units in New Jersey.

house

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

2016-12-07T18:13:28Z

To amend the Indian Employment, Training and Related Services Demonstration Act of 1992 to facilitate the ability of Indian tribes to integrate the employment, training, and related services from diverse Federal sources, 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.

2016-12-07T18:08:48Z

To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that physicians of the Department of Veterans Affairs fulfill the ethical duty to report to State licensing authorities impaired, incompetent, and unethical health care activities.

house

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

2016-12-06T20:14:36Z

To maximize discovery, and accelerate development and availability, of promising childhood cancer treatments, 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.

2016-12-06T17:55:04Z

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program establishing a patient self-scheduling appointment system, 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.

2016-12-06T20:33:19Z

To amend title 38, United States Code, to allow the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to modify the hours of employment of physicians and physician assistants employed on a full-time basis by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

house

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

2016-12-06T21:06:12Z

A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the Filipino veterans of World War II, in recognition of the dedicated service of the veterans during World War II.

senate

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

2016-07-13

house

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

2016-11-30T22:28:20Z

To require the Federal Communications Commission to submit to Congress a report on promoting broadband Internet access service for veterans.

house

pass roll
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 411 - 4 (Roll no. 604).

2016-12-06T21:31:11Z

To prepare the National Park Service for its Centennial in 2016 and for a second century of promoting and protecting the natural, historic, and cultural resources of our National Parks for the enjoyment of present and future generations, 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.

2016-12-06T18:42:27Z

A bill to award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the members of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) in recognition of their superior service and major contributions during World War II.

senate

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

2016-02-22

house

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

2016-11-30T22:48:52Z

A bill to enhance whistleblower protection for contractor and grantee employees.

senate

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

2016-06-23

house

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

2016-12-05T21:39:16Z

Encouraging reunions of divided Korean American families.

house

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

2016-11-29T23:23:57Z

To extend the waiver of limitations with respect to excluding from gross income amounts received by wrongfully incarcerated individuals.

house

pass without objection
On passage Passed without objection.

2016-12-06T19:27:19Z

An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 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.

senate

pass roll
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 0. Record Vote Number: 87.

2016-05-25

senate

pass roll
Passed Senate with amendments by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 13. Record Vote Number: 98.

2016-06-14

house

pass without objection
On passage Passed without objection.

2016-07-07T21:57:35Z

house

pass roll
On agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 375 - 34 (Roll no. 600).

2016-12-02T16:37:54Z

A bill to provide for the approval of the Agreement for Cooperation Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy.

A concurrent resolution honoring in praise and remembrance the extraordinary life, steady leadership, and remarkable, 70-year reign of King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand.

To provide for alternative financing arrangements for the provision of certain services and the construction and maintenance of infrastructure at land border ports of entry, 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.

2016-12-06T19:26:56Z

To provide for consideration of the extension under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of nonapplication of No-Load Mode energy efficiency standards to certain security or life safety alarms or surveillance systems.

house

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

2016-12-06T17:40:00Z

To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, 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. 606).

2016-12-06T21:47:09Z

To amend Public Law 94-241 with respect to the Northern Mariana Islands.

house

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

2016-12-06T18:53:00Z

A bill to require limitations on prescribed burns.

senate

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

2016-11-17

house

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

2016-12-05T22:37:04Z

To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide assistance for developing countries to promote quality basic education and to establish the goal of all children in school and learning as an objective of the United States foreign assistance policy, 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.

2016-09-07T21:29:00Z

To promote access to benefits under the African Growth and Opportunity Act, 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.

2016-09-07T22:12:38Z

To provide adequate protections for whistleblowers at the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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): 404 - 0 (Roll no. 616).

2016-12-07T22:26:36Z

A resolution expressing profound concern about the ongoing political, economic, social and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, urging the release of political prisoners, and calling for respect of constitutional and democratic processes.

To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to improve the ability of the United States to advance religious freedom globally through enhanced diplomacy, training, counterterrorism, and foreign assistance efforts, and through stronger and more flexible political responses to religious freedom violations and violent extremism worldwide, 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.

2016-05-16T21:13:46Z

To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide for the dissemination of information regarding available Federal programs relating to energy efficiency projects for schools, and for other purposes.

house

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

2016-12-06T17:33:15Z

To increase engagement with the governments of the Caribbean region, the Caribbean diaspora community in the United States, and the private sector and civil society in both the United States and the Caribbean, 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): 386 - 6 (Roll no. 297).

2016-06-13T22:54:26Z

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2016 through 2017, and for other purposes.

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a five-year extension to the homeless veterans reintegration programs and to provide clarification regarding eligibility for services under such programs.

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a best-practices peer review of each medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs to evaluate the efficacy of health care delivered at each such medical center.

To provide that an Indian group may receive Federal acknowledgment as an Indian tribe only by an Act of Congress, and for other purposes.

A bill to protect crime victims' rights, to eliminate the substantial backlog of DNA and other forensic evidence samples to improve and expand the forensic science testing capacity of Federal, State, and local crime laboratories, to increase research and development of new testing technologies, to develop new training programs regarding the collection and use of forensic evidence, to provide post-conviction testing of DNA evidence to exonerate the innocent, to support accreditation efforts of forensic science laboratories and medical examiner offices, to address training and equipment needs, to improve the performance of counsel in State capital cases, and for other purposes.

senate

pass by Voice Vote
Passed Senate with amendments by Voice Vote.

2016-06-16

house

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

2016-11-29T20:54:51Z

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Senate agreed to the House amendment to the Senate bill by Unanimous Consent.

2016-12-01

To authorize and strengthen the tsunami detection, forecast, warning, research, and mitigation program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes.

house

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

2015-01-07T19:38:24Z

senate

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

2015-10-06

senate

pass roll
Senate agreed to the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 34 by Yea-Nay Vote. 94 - 5. Record Vote Number: 157.

2016-12-07

A concurrent resolution expressing concern over the disappearance of David Sneddon, and for other purposes.

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the trafficking of illicit fentanyl into the United States from Mexico and China.

Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 34.

house

pass without objection
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.

2016-11-30T23:51:21Z

senate

pass by Unanimous Consent
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

2016-12-05

house

pass without objection
On motion that the House concur in the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.

2016-12-06T22:42:26Z

Providing for the printing of a revised edition of the Rules and Manual of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress.

house

pass without objection
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.

2016-12-06T22:41:29Z

Impeaching John Andrew Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, for high crimes and misdemeanors.