Farm organizations & cooperatives

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015 H.R. 1105 (114th) BradySplitNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 1147 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SCRUB Act of 2016 H.R. 1155 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To provide for the establishment of a process for the review of rules and sets of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 H.R. 1314 (114th) MeehanOpposeYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to Specify How Clearing Requirements Apply to Certain Affiliate Transactions, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 1317 (114th) MooreSupportNo
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to specify how clearing requirements apply to certain affiliate transactions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to specify how clearing requirements apply to certain affiliate transactions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 H.R. 1599 (114th) PompeoSplitNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to food produced from, containing, or consisting of a bioengineered organism, the labeling of natural foods, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to food produced from, containing, or consisting of a bioengineered organism, the labeling of natural foods, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Integrity Protection Act of 2015 H.R. 1732 (114th) ShusterSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
ALERT Act of 2015 H.R. 1759 (114th) RatcliffeOpposeNo
To amend title 5, united States Code, to provide for the publication, by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, of information relating to rulemakings, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend title 5, united States Code, to provide for the publication, by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, of information relating to rulemakings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Crude-By-Rail Safety Act H.R. 1804 (114th) McDermottSupportNo
To protect the public, communities across America, and the environment by increasing the safety of crude oil transportation by railroad, and for other purposes. (by More
To protect the public, communities across America, and the environment by increasing the safety of crude oil transportation by railroad, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 1806 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To provide for technological innovation through the prioritization of Federal investment in basic research, fundamental scientific discovery, and development to improve the competitiveness of the… More
To provide for technological innovation through the prioritization of Federal investment in basic research, fundamental scientific discovery, and development to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Water Rights Protection Act H.R. 1830 (114th) TiptonSupportNo
To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture, and to require… More
To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture, and to require the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture to develop water planning instruments consistent with State law. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 185 (114th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 1890 (114th) RyanSplitNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Our Public Lands Act H.R. 1902 (114th) PocanSupportNo
To ban hydraulic fracturing on land owned by the United States and leased to a third party, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 H.R. 2029 (114th) DentSupportYes
Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Defending Public Safety Employees' Retirement Act H.R. 2146 (114th) ReichertSplitYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Federal law enforcement officers, firefighters, and air traffic controllers to make penalty-free withdrawals from governmental plans after age 50,… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Federal law enforcement officers, firefighters, and air traffic controllers to make penalty-free withdrawals from governmental plans after age 50, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FAST Act H.R. 22 (114th) DavisOpposeYes
An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes. (by More
An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Commodity End-User Relief Act H.R. 2289 (114th) ConawaySupportNo
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end-users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and… More
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end-users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end-users manage risks, to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015 H.R. 2393 (114th) ConawaySplitNo
To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to repeal country of origin labeling requirements with respect to beef, pork, and chicken, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to repeal country of origin labeling requirements with respect to beef, pork, and chicken, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Young Farmer Success Act of 2015 H.R. 2590 (114th) GibsonSupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include certain individuals who work on farms or ranches as individuals who are employed in public service jobs for purposes of eligibility for loan… More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include certain individuals who work on farms or ranches as individuals who are employed in public service jobs for purposes of eligibility for loan forgiveness under the Federal Direct Loan program. (by CRS) Hide
Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 26 (114th) NeugebauerSupportYes
To extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by More
To extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Empowerment Act H.R. 2716 (114th) DeSantisOpposeNo
To empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Highways Bettering the Economy and Environment Pollinator Protection Act H.R. 2738 (114th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, to encourage and facilitate efforts by States and other transportation rights-of-way managers to adopt integrated vegetation management practices, including… More
To amend title 23, United States Code, to encourage and facilitate efforts by States and other transportation rights-of-way managers to adopt integrated vegetation management practices, including enhancing plantings of native forbs and grasses that provide habitats and forage for Monarch butterflies, native bees, and other native pollinators, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Western Water and American Food Security Act of 2015 H.R. 2898 (114th) ValadaoSupportNo
To provide drought relief in the State of California, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act H.R. 3095 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an exclusion for assistance provided to participants in certain veterinary student loan repayment or forgiveness programs. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an exclusion for assistance provided to participants in certain veterinary student loan repayment or forgiveness programs. (by CRS) Hide
PRIME Act H.R. 3187 (114th) MassieSupportNo
To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to exempt from inspection the slaughter of animals and the preparation of carcasses conducted at a custom slaughter facility, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to exempt from inspection the slaughter of animals and the preparation of carcasses conducted at a custom slaughter facility, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cuba Trade Act of 2015 H.R. 3238 (114th) EmmerSupportNo
To lift the trade embargo on Cuba, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
REVIEW Act of 2016 H.R. 3438 (114th) MarinoOpposeNo
To amend title 5, United States Code, to postpone the effective date of high-impact rules pending judicial review. (by CRS)
Safe, Flexible, and Efficient Trucking Act of 2015 H.R. 3488 (114th) RibbleSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Train Control Enforcement and Implementation Act of 2015 H.R. 3651 (114th) ShusterSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for the extension of certain deadlines related to positive train control, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for the extension of certain deadlines related to positive train control, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cuba Agricultural Exports Act H.R. 3687 (114th) CrawfordSupportNo
To modify the prohibition on United States assistance and financing for certain exports to Cuba under the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by… More
To modify the prohibition on United States assistance and financing for certain exports to Cuba under the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2015 H.R. 3819 (114th) ShusterSupportYes
To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthen Employment And Seasonal Opportunities Now (SEASON) Act H.R. 3918 (114th) ChabotSupportNo
To modify the provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act relating to nonimmigrant visas issued under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(b) of such Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To modify the provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act relating to nonimmigrant visas issued under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(b) of such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015 H.R. 427 (114th) YoungOpposeNo
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.… More
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law. (by CRS) Hide
Affordable Retirement Advice Protection Act H.R. 4293 (114th) RoeOpposeNo
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure that retirement investors receive advice in their best interests, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure that retirement investors receive advice in their best interests, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SAVERS Act of 2015 H.R. 4294 (114th) RoskamOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that retirement investors receive advice in their best interests, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that retirement investors receive advice in their best interests, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Midnight Rule Relief Act of 2016 H.R. 4612 (114th) WalbergOpposeNo
To ensure economic stability, accountability, and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for… More
To ensure economic stability, accountability, and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Separation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016 H.R. 4768 (114th) RatcliffeOpposeNo
To amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify the nature of judicial review of agency interpretations of statutory and regulatory provisions. (by More
To amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify the nature of judicial review of agency interpretations of statutory and regulatory provisions. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act H.R. 4773 (114th) WalbergSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Labor to nullify the proposed rule regarding defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees, to… More
To require the Secretary of Labor to nullify the proposed rule regarding defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees, to require the Secretary of Labor to conduct a full and complete economic analysis with improved economic data on small businesses, nonprofit employers, Medicare or Medicaid dependent health care providers, and small governmental jurisdictions, and all other employers, and minimize the impact on such employers, before promulgating any substantially similar rule, and to provide a rule of construction regarding the salary threshold exemption under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016 H.R. 4775 (114th) OlsonOpposeNo
To facilitate efficient State implementation of ground-level ozone standards, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016 H.R. 5003 (114th) RokitaSplitNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Small Business Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2015 H.R. 527 (114th) ChabotOpposeNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Access to Farm Conservation Act of 2016 H.R. 5451 (114th) KusterSupportNo
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to exempt certain recipients of Department of Agriculture conservation assistance from certain reporting requirements, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to exempt certain recipients of Department of Agriculture conservation assistance from certain reporting requirements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2016 H.R. 5982 (114th) IssaOpposeNo
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide for en bloc consideration in resolutions of disapproval for "midnight rules", and for other purposes. (by More
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide for en bloc consideration in resolutions of disapproval for "midnight rules", and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Food for American Schools Act of 2016 H.R. 6299 (114th) GaramendiSupportNo
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require a school food authority to make publicly available any waiver of the Buy American requirement, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require a school food authority to make publicly available any waiver of the Buy American requirement, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Extension, Safety, and Security Act of 2016 H.R. 636 (114th) TiberiSupportYes
An act to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for the airport improvement program, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority… More
An act to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for the airport improvement program, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Fuel Standard Elimination Act H.R. 703 (114th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To repeal the renewable fuel program of the Environmental Protection Agency. (by CRS)
Sunshine for Regulations and Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2016 H.R. 712 (114th) CollinsOpposeNo
To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other… More
To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Zika Vector Control Act H.R. 897 (114th) GibbsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or… More
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 9 (114th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act H.R. 913 (114th) DeFazioSplitNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting the Designation of the Year of 2015 As the International Year of Soils and Supporting Locally Led Soil Conservation. H.Con.Res. 30 (114th) ThompsonSupportNo
Supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the International Year of Soils and supporting locally led soil conservation. (by More
Supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the International Year of Soils and supporting locally led soil conservation. (by CRS) Hide
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the National Labor Relations Board Relating to Representation Case Procedures. H.J.Res. 29 (114th) KlineSupportNo
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures.… More
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures. (by CRS) Hide
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Final Rule of the Department of Labor Relating to "Interpretation of the 'advice' Exemption in Section 203(C) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act". H.J.Res. 87 (114th) ByrneSupportNo
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice'… More
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act". (by CRS) Hide
Truth in Settlements Act of 2015 S. 1109 (114th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to require adequate information regarding the tax treatment of payments under settlement agreements entered into by Federal agencies, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to require adequate information regarding the tax treatment of payments under settlement agreements entered into by Federal agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Water Quality Protection Act S. 1140 (114th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of the Army and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to propose a regulation revising the definition of the term "waters of the United… More
A bill to require the Secretary of the Army and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to propose a regulation revising the definition of the term "waters of the United States", and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Port Performance Act S. 1298 (114th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill to provide nationally consistent measures of performance of the Nation's ports, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sensible Environmental Protection Act of 2015 S. 1500 (114th) CrapoSupportNo
A bill to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
PORTS Act S. 1519 (114th) GardnerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 to address slowdowns, strikes, and lock-outs occurring at ports in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 to address slowdowns, strikes, and lock-outs occurring at ports in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Empowerment Act S. 1541 (114th) LeeOpposeNo
A bill to empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STARS Act S. 1809 (114th) AyotteSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the treatment of seasonal positions for purposes of the employer shared responsibility requirement. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the treatment of seasonal positions for purposes of the employer shared responsibility requirement. (by CRS) Hide
Principled Rulemaking Act of 2015 S. 1818 (114th) LankfordOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to reform the rule making process of agencies. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to Provide for Voluntary Country of Origin Labeling for Beef, Pork, and Chicken. S. 1844 (114th) HoevenSplitNo
A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to provide for voluntary country of origin labeling for beef, pork, and chicken. (by More
A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to provide for voluntary country of origin labeling for beef, pork, and chicken. (by CRS) Hide
Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2015 S. 189 (114th) FischerOpposeNo
A bill to provide for additional safeguards with respect to imposing Federal mandates, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2016 S. 2012 (114th) MurkowskiOpposeNo
An original bill to provide for the modernization of the energy policy of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015 S. 226 (114th) PaulOpposeNo
A bill to amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.… More
A bill to amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law. (by CRS) Hide
California Long-Term Provisions for Water Supply and Short-Term Provisions for Emergency Drought Relief Act S. 2533 (114th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to provide short-term water supplies to drought-stricken California and provide for long-term investments in drought resiliency throughout the Western United States. (by More
A bill to provide short-term water supplies to drought-stricken California and provide for long-term investments in drought resiliency throughout the Western United States. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Bill to Amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to Require the Secretary of Agriculture to Establish a National Voluntary Labeling Standard for Bioengineered Foods, and for Other Purposes. S. 2609 (114th) RobertsSplitNo
An original bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a national voluntary labeling standard for bioengineered foods, and for other… More
An original bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a national voluntary labeling standard for bioengineered foods, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Biotechnology Food Labeling Uniformity Act S. 2621 (114th) MerkleyOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to genetically engineered food transparency and uniformity. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to genetically engineered food transparency and uniformity. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act S. 2707 (114th) ScottSupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of Labor to nullify the proposed rule regarding defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer… More
A bill to require the Secretary of Labor to nullify the proposed rule regarding defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees, to require the Secretary of Labor to conduct a full and complete economic analysis with improved economic data on small businesses, nonprofit employers, Medicare or Medicaid dependent health care providers, and small governmental jurisdictions, and all other employers, and minimize the impact on such employers, before promulgating any substantially similar rule, and to provide a rule of construction regarding the salary threshold exemption under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Separation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016 S. 2724 (114th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, with respect to the judicial review of agency interpretations of statutory and regulatory provisions. (by More
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, with respect to the judicial review of agency interpretations of statutory and regulatory provisions. (by CRS) Hide
Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016 S. 2882 (114th) CapitoOpposeNo
A bill to facilitate efficient State implementation of ground-level ozone standards, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to Make It Unlawful for a Packer to Own, Feed, or Control Livestock Intended for Slaughter. S. 2911 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter. (by More
A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter. (by CRS) Hide
Commodity End-User Relief Act S. 2917 (114th) RobertsSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to ensure protections of futures customers, to provide relief for farmers, ranchers, and end-users that manage risk to help… More
An original bill to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to ensure protections of futures customers, to provide relief for farmers, ranchers, and end-users that manage risk to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Voluntary Check-Off Program Participation Act S. 3200 (114th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to prohibit mandatory or compulsory check-off programs. (by CRS)
Commodity Checkoff Program Improvement Act of 2016 S. 3201 (114th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to prohibit certain practices relating to certain commodity promotion programs, to require greater transparency by those programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to prohibit certain practices relating to certain commodity promotion programs, to require greater transparency by those programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Access to Farm Conservation Act of 2016 S. 3288 (114th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to exempt certain recipients of Department of Agriculture conservation assistance from certain reporting requirements, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to exempt certain recipients of Department of Agriculture conservation assistance from certain reporting requirements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Urban Agriculture Act of 2016 S. 3420 (114th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to promote urban agricultural production, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Overtime Reform and Review Act S. 3464 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to provide incremental increases to the salary threshold for exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of… More
A bill to provide incremental increases to the salary threshold for exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act S. 440 (114th) CrapoSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an exclusion for assistance provided to participants in certain veterinary student loan repayment or forgiveness. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an exclusion for assistance provided to participants in certain veterinary student loan repayment or forgiveness. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2015 S. 491 (114th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to lift the trade embargo on Cuba. (by CRS)
Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act S. 511 (114th) BoxerSplitNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients to be labeled accordingly. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients to be labeled accordingly. (by CRS) Hide
Secret Science Reform Act of 2015 S. 544 (114th) BarrassoOpposeNo
A bill to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by… More
A bill to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by CRS) Hide
Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2015 S. 577 (114th) ToomeyOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to eliminate the corn ethanol mandate for renewable fuel. (by CRS)
A Bill to Reauthorize and Amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for Other Purposes. S. 764 (114th) WickerSplitYes
A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2015 S. 808 (114th) ThuneSupportYes
A bill to establish the Surface Transportation Board as an independent establishment, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Crude-By-Rail Safety Act S. 859 (114th) CantwellSupportNo
A bill to protect the public, communities across America, and the environment by increasing the safety of crude oil transportation by railroad, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to protect the public, communities across America, and the environment by increasing the safety of crude oil transportation by railroad, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Small Business Paperwork Relief Act of 2015 S. 86 (114th) VitterOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 44 of the United States Code, to provide for the suspension of fines under certain circumstances for first-time paperwork violations by small business concerns. (by… More
A bill to amend title 44 of the United States Code, to provide for the suspension of fines under certain circumstances for first-time paperwork violations by small business concerns. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 S. 995 (114th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Concurrent Resolution Supporting the Designation of the Year of 2015 As the "International Year of Soils" and Supporting Locally Led Soil Conservation. S.Con.Res. 10 (114th) DonnellySupportNo
A concurrent resolution supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the "International Year of Soils" and supporting locally led soil conservation. (by More
A concurrent resolution supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the "International Year of Soils" and supporting locally led soil conservation. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016 and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2017 Through 2025. S.Con.Res. 11 (114th) EnziOpposeNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (by CRS) Hide
A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Secretary of Agriculture Relating to Inspection of Fish of the Order Siluriformes. S.J.Res. 28 (114th) McCainOpposeNo
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of Agriculture relating to inspection of fish of the… More
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of Agriculture relating to inspection of fish of the order Siluriformes. (by CRS) Hide
A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the National Labor Relations Board Relating to Representation Case Procedures. S.J.Res. 8 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case… More
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 1150 (113th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antimicrobials used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antimicrobials used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Return to Prudent Banking Act of 2013 H.R. 129 (113th) KapturSupportNo
To repeal certain provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and revive the separation between commercial banking and the securities business, in the manner provided in the Banking Act of 1933, the… More
To repeal certain provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and revive the separation between commercial banking and the securities business, in the manner provided in the Banking Act of 1933, the so-called "Glass-Steagall Act", and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 H.R. 1414 (113th) PingreeSupportNo
To promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act H.R. 1699 (113th) DeFazioSplitNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contains genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contains genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Guestworker Act H.R. 1773 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To create a nonimmigrant H-2C work visa program for agricultural workers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013 H.R. 1947 (113th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act of 2013 H.R. 2026 (113th) Herrera BeutlerSupportNo
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt certain silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt certain silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013 H.R. 2122 (113th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2014 H.R. 2641 (113th) MarinoOpposeNo
To provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 H.R. 2642 (113th) LucasSplitYes
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Saving America's Pollinators Act of 2013 H.R. 2692 (113th) ConyersSupportNo
To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to take certain actions related to pesticides that may affect pollinators, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to take certain actions related to pesticides that may affect pollinators, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2014 H.R. 2807 (113th) GerlachSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 H.R. 3080 (113th) ShusterSupportYes
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013 H.R. 3102 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008; and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Water Rights Protection Act H.R. 3189 (113th) TiptonSupportNo
To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture. (by… More
To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture. (by CRS) Hide
Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013 H.R. 367 (113th) YoungOpposeNo
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.… More
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law. (by CRS) Hide
Dairy COOL Act of 2014 H.R. 3935 (113th) PocanSupportNo
To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to provide for country of origin labeling for dairy products. (by CRS)
Customs Plaza Construction Act of 2014 H.R. 4057 (113th) PetersSupportNo
To authorize funding for construction of U.S. Customs and Border Protection customs plazas at land ports of entry, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize funding for construction of U.S. Customs and Border Protection customs plazas at land ports of entry, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act H.R. 4275 (113th) BrooksSupportYes
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans. (by More
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans. (by CRS) Hide
Futures Customer Protection Act H.R. 4413 (113th) LucasSupportNo
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and… More
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end users manage risks to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Permanent Active Financing Exception Act of 2014 H.R. 4429 (113th) TiberiOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the subpart F exemption for active financing income. (by CRS)
Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2014 H.R. 4432 (113th) PompeoSplitNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to food produced from, containing, or consisting of a bioengineered organism, the labeling of natural foods, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to food produced from, containing, or consisting of a bioengineered organism, the labeling of natural foods, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Permanent CFC Look-Through Act of 2014 H.R. 4464 (113th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 H.R. 4679 (113th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014 H.R. 5078 (113th) SoutherlandSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
STARS Act H.R. 5213 (113th) RenacciSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the treatment of seasonal positions for purposes of the employer shared responsibility requirement. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the treatment of seasonal positions for purposes of the employer shared responsibility requirement. (by CRS) Hide
Safe and Efficient Transportation Act of 2013 H.R. 612 (113th) MichaudSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act H.R. 678 (113th) TiptonSupportYes
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2014 H.R. 935 (113th) GibbsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or… More
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Reform That Works for America's Future Act S. 1 (113th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reform America's broken immigration system. (by CRS)
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013 S. 1029 (113th) PortmanOpposeNo
A bill to reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
21st Century Glass-Steagall Act of 2013 S. 1282 (113th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to reduce risks to the financial system by limiting banks' ability to engage in certain risky activities and limiting conflicts of interest, to reinstate certain Glass-Steagall Act… More
A bill to reduce risks to the financial system by limiting banks' ability to engage in certain risky activities and limiting conflicts of interest, to reinstate certain Glass-Steagall Act protections that were repealed by the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act S. 1302 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans. (by More
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act S. 1431 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act. (by CRS)
Saving Coal Jobs Act of 2013 S. 1514 (113th) McConnellSupportNo
A bill to save coal jobs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Government Settlement Transparency and Reform Act S. 1654 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny tax deductions for corporate regulatory violations. (by CRS)
Minimum Wage Fairness Act S. 1737 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as… More
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 S. 1900 (113th) BaucusOpposeNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 S. 2360 (113th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2014 S. 2777 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to establish the Surface Transportation Board as an independent establishment, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 S. 388 (113th) MikulskiOpposeNo
A bill to appropriately limit sequestration, to eliminate tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Rural Heritage Conservation Extension Act of 2013 S. 526 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2013 S. 601 (113th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of… More
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act S. 809 (113th) BoxerSplitNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 S. 954 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2018. (by CRS)
Return to Prudent Banking Act of 2013 S. 985 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and revive the separation between commercial banking and the securities business, in the manner provided in the Banking Act of 1933,… More
A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and revive the separation between commercial banking and the securities business, in the manner provided in the Banking Act of 1933, the so-called "Glass-Steagall Act", and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2014, Revising the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Year 2013, and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2015 Through 2023. S.Con.Res. 8 (113th) MurrayOpposeNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023. (by CRS) Hide
Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1173 (112th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To repeal the CLASS program. (by CRS)
Motor Vehicle Owners Right to Repair Act of 2011 H.R. 1449 (112th) TownsSupportNo
To protect the rights of consumers to diagnose, service, maintain, and repair their motor vehicles, and for other purposes. (by More
To protect the rights of consumers to diagnose, service, maintain, and repair their motor vehicles, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Facilitate Implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Promote Regulatory Coordination, and Avoid Market Disruption. H.R. 1573 (112th) LucasOpposeNo
To facilitate implementation of title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, promote regulatory coordination, and avoid market disruption. (by More
To facilitate implementation of title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, promote regulatory coordination, and avoid market disruption. (by CRS) Hide
Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 1633 (112th) NoemSupportNo
To establish a temporary prohibition against revising any national ambient air quality standard applicable to coarse particulate matter, to limit Federal regulation of nuisance dust in areas in which… More
To establish a temporary prohibition against revising any national ambient air quality standard applicable to coarse particulate matter, to limit Federal regulation of nuisance dust in areas in which such dust is regulated under State, tribal, or local law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom to Invest Act of 2011 H.R. 1834 (112th) BradyOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a temporary dividends received deduction for 2011 or 2012. (by CRS)
Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Water Reliability Act H.R. 1837 (112th) NunesSupportNo
To address certain water-related concerns on the San Joaquin River, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011 H.R. 1860 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services. (by CRS)
Job Protection Act H.R. 1976 (112th) ScottSupportNo
To amend the National Labor Relations Act to clarify the applicability of such Act with respect to States that have right to work laws in effect. (by More
To amend the National Labor Relations Act to clarify the applicability of such Act with respect to States that have right to work laws in effect. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2112 (112th) KingstonOpposeYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending… More
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 2164 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Farmers' Freedom Act of 2011 H.R. 2414 (112th) LankfordSupportNo
To exempt certain farm vehicles from certain operating requirements, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act H.R. 2587 (112th) ScottSupportNo
To prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from ordering any employer to close, relocate, or transfer employment under any circumstance. (by More
To prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from ordering any employer to close, relocate, or transfer employment under any circumstance. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Trade Facilitation Act H.R. 2707 (112th) NunesSupportNo
To establish trade negotiating objectives of the United States with respect to the application of sanitary and phytosanitary measures to agricultural products to facilitate trade in agriculture, and… More
To establish trade negotiating objectives of the United States with respect to the application of sanitary and phytosanitary measures to agricultural products to facilitate trade in agriculture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 2842 (112th) TiptonSupportNo
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Specialty Agriculture Act H.R. 2847 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To create a nonimmigrant H-2C work visa program for agricultural workers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011 H.R. 3010 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Dairy Security Act of 2011 H.R. 3062 (112th) PetersonSupportNo
To establish a program for dairy producers under which producers can offset reductions in producer income when the margin between milk prices and feed costs is less than a specified amount, to… More
To establish a program for dairy producers under which producers can offset reductions in producer income when the margin between milk prices and feed costs is less than a specified amount, to establish a dairy market stabilization program for producers participating in the margin protection program, to provide for the amendment of Federal milk marketing orders, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3078 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3079 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3080 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement. (by CRS)
Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act H.R. 3094 (112th) KlineSupportNo
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to representation hearings and the timing of elections of labor organizations under that Act. (by More
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to representation hearings and the timing of elections of labor organizations under that Act. (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Fuel Standard Flexibility Act H.R. 3097 (112th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To partially waive the renewable fuel standard when corn inventories are low. (by CRS)
Community Agriculture Development and Jobs Act H.R. 3225 (112th) KapturSupportNo
To promote and enhance community agricultural production and technology in nontraditional communities through the establishment of a new office in the Department of Agriculture to ensure that… More
To promote and enhance community agricultural production and technology in nontraditional communities through the establishment of a new office in the Department of Agriculture to ensure that Department authorities are coordinated more effectively to encourage local agricultural production and increase the availability of fresh food in nontraditional communities, particularly underserved communities experiencing hunger, poor nutrition, obesity, and food insecurity, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011 H.R. 3236 (112th) WalzSupportNo
To expand and improve opportunities for beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2011 H.R. 3286 (112th) PingreeSupportNo
To promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit Extension Act of 2011 H.R. 3307 (112th) ReichertSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the renewable energy credit. (by CRS)
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2012 H.R. 3798 (112th) SchraderSplitNo
To provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Comprehensive 1099 Taxpayer Protection and Repayment of Exchange Subsidy Overpayments Act of 2011 H.R. 4 (112th) LungrenSupportYes
To repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes. (by More
To repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Responsible Farming Act of 2012 H.R. 4015 (112th) ScottOpposeNo
To repeal the conservation stewardship program of the Department of Agriculture. (by CRS)
Preserving Rural Resources Act of 2012 H.R. 4278 (112th) HurtSupportNo
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act with respect to permit requirements for dredged or fill material. (by CRS)
To Amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 to Make It Unlawful for a Packer to Own, Feed, or Control Livestock Intended for Slaughter. H.R. 4284 (112th) BraleySupportNo
To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter. (by More
To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter. (by CRS) Hide
Livestock Disaster Protection Act H.R. 4948 (112th) NoemSupportNo
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to extend certain supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to extend certain supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Preserve Existing Rights and Responsibilities with Respect to Waters of the United States, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 4965 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011 H.R. 527 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Our Prairies Act H.R. 5879 (112th) NoemSupportNo
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to modify the ineligibility requirements for producers that produce an annual crop on native sod, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to modify the ineligibility requirements for producers that produce an annual crop on native sod, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Rural Energy Investment Act of 2012 H.R. 5955 (112th) KapturSupportNo
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to improve energy programs. (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Provide a One-Year Extension of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, with Certain Modifications and Exceptions, to Make Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance Available for Fiscal Years 2012 and 2013, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 6228 (112th) LucasOpposeNo
To provide a one-year extension of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, with certain modifications and exceptions, to make supplemental agricultural disaster assistance available for… More
To provide a one-year extension of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, with certain modifications and exceptions, to make supplemental agricultural disaster assistance available for fiscal years 2012 and 2013, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012 H.R. 6233 (112th) LucasOpposeNo
To make supplemental agricultural disaster assistance available for fiscal year 2012 with the costs of such assistance offset by changes to certain conservation programs, and for other purposes.… More
To make supplemental agricultural disaster assistance available for fiscal year 2012 with the costs of such assistance offset by changes to certain conservation programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act H.R. 639 (112th) LevinSupportNo
To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country.… More
To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country. (by CRS) Hide
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 H.R. 7 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampOpposeYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 H.R. 872 (112th) GibbsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or… More
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
End Excessive Oil Speculation Now Act of 2011 S. 1200 (112th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to require the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to impose unilaterally position limits and margin requirements to eliminate excessive oil speculation, and to take other… More
A bill to require the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to impose unilaterally position limits and margin requirements to eliminate excessive oil speculation, and to take other actions to ensure that the price of crude oil, gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, and heating oil accurately reflects the fundamentals of supply and demand, to remain in effect until the date on which the Commission establishes position limits to diminish, eliminate, or prevent excessive speculation as required by title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Farming Flexibility Act of 2011 S. 1427 (112th) LugarSupportNo
A bill to amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to authorize producers on a farm to produce fruits and vegetables for processing on the base acres of the farm. (by More
A bill to amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to authorize producers on a farm to produce fruits and vegetables for processing on the base acres of the farm. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to Require State Electronic Benefit Transfer Contracts to Treat Wireless Program Retail Food Stores in the Same Manner As Wired Program Retail Food Stores. S. 1593 (112th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require State electronic benefit transfer contracts to treat wireless program retail food stores in the same manner as wired program retail food… More
A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require State electronic benefit transfer contracts to treat wireless program retail food stores in the same manner as wired program retail food stores. (by CRS) Hide
Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2011 S. 1619 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to provide for identification of misaligned currency, require action to correct the misalignment, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for identification of misaligned currency, require action to correct the misalignment, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Milk Marketing Improvement Act of 2011 S. 1640 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to determine the price of all milk used for manufactured purposes, which shall be classified as Class II milk,… More
A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to determine the price of all milk used for manufactured purposes, which shall be classified as Class II milk, by using the national average cost of production, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safeguarding American Agriculture Act of 2012 S. 1673 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to establish the Office of Agriculture Inspection within the Department of Homeland Security, which shall be headed by the Assistant Commissioner for Agriculture Inspection, and for other… More
A bill to establish the Office of Agriculture Inspection within the Department of Homeland Security, which shall be headed by the Assistant Commissioner for Agriculture Inspection, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2011 S. 1773 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011 S. 1850 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to expand and improve opportunities for beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Growing Opportunities for Agriculture and Responding to Markets Act of 2011 S. 1888 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to establish a program to provide loans for local farms, ranches, and market gardens to improve public health and nutrition, reduce… More
A bill to amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to establish a program to provide loans for local farms, ranches, and market gardens to improve public health and nutrition, reduce energy consumption, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserve the Waters of the United States Act S. 2245 (112th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States. (by CRS)
Chesapeake Bay Watershed Fairness Act of 2012 S. 2294 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to provide for continued conservation efforts in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, increase energy production from animal waste, improve transparency of Federal restoration efforts, and expand… More
A bill to provide for continued conservation efforts in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, increase energy production from animal waste, improve transparency of Federal restoration efforts, and expand agricultural opportunities to participate in State voluntary water quality credit trading programs. (by CRS) Hide
Forest Products Fairness Act of 2012 S. 2346 (112th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". (by More
A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". (by CRS) Hide
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2012 S. 3239 (112th) FeinsteinOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Wartime Contracting Reform Act of 2012 S. 3254 (112th) LevinSupportNo
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of… More
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 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. (by CRS) Hide
Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act S. 328 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country.… More
A bill to amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country. (by CRS) Hide
Rural Heritage Conservation Extension Act of 2011 S. 339 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Fuel Standard Flexibility Act S. 3428 (112th) CardinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to partially waive the renewable fuel standard when corn inventories are low. (by CRS)
Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit Repeal Act S. 520 (112th) CoburnOpposeNo
A bill to repeal the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit. (by CRS)
Job Protection Act S. 964 (112th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to clarify the applicability of such Act with respect to States that have right to work laws in effect. (by More
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to clarify the applicability of such Act with respect to States that have right to work laws in effect. (by CRS) Hide
A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the National Labor Relations Board Relating to Representation Election Procedures. S.J.Res. 36 (112th) EnziSupportNo
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation… More
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation election procedures. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Exempt Certain Farmland from the Estate Tax. H.R. 173 (111th) SalazarSupportNo
Changes the internal revenue code in order to exempt the adjusted value of qualified farmland from the value of a gross estate. In order to qualify, 50% or more the decedent's gross income must… More
Changes the internal revenue code in order to exempt the adjusted value of qualified farmland from the value of a gross estate. In order to qualify, 50% or more the decedent's gross income must have come from farming and the land in question must be used for farming by the decedent or his/her family at the time of death. (by CRS) Hide
Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2009 H.R. 1831 (111th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 H.R. 233 (111th) BaldwinSupportNo
To amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by More
To amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act H.R. 2378 (111th) RyanOpposeNo
To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country.… More
To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any foreign country. (by CRS) Hide
To Repeal the Imposition of 3 Percent Withholding on Certain Payments Made to Vendors by Government Entities. H.R. 275 (111th) MeekSupportNo
To repeal the imposition of 3 percent withholding on certain payments made to vendors by government entities. (by CRS)
Continuing Chemical Facilities Antiterrorism Security Act of 2010 H.R. 2868 (111th) ThompsonOpposeNo
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance security and protect against acts of terrorism against chemical facilities, to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to enhance the security of… More
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance security and protect against acts of terrorism against chemical facilities, to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to enhance the security of public water systems, and to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to enhance the security of wastewater treatment works, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Promoting Lending to America's Small Businesses Act of 2009 H.R. 3380 (111th) KanjorskiSupportNo
To amend the Federal Credit Union Act to advance the ability of credit unions to promote small business growth and economic development opportunities, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Credit Union Act to advance the ability of credit unions to promote small business growth and economic development opportunities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act H.R. 4173 (111th) FrankSupportYes
A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American… More
A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act H.R. 4626 (111th) PerrielloSupportNo
To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. (by More
To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 H.R. 4853 (111th) OberstarOpposeYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for the airport improvement program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act H.R. 5504 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act H.R. 874 (111th) DelahuntSupportNo
To allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (by CRS)
Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009 H.R. 977 (111th) PetersonSupportNo
Increases regulation and transparency of futures, options and over the counter markets. The goal is to prevent price distortions resulting from unrestrained speculative trading. Gives the Commodity… More
Increases regulation and transparency of futures, options and over the counter markets. The goal is to prevent price distortions resulting from unrestrained speculative trading. Gives the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) more oversight power of markets including the ability to suspend trading under certain circumstances, set trading limits for some commodities and to prosecute violators. CFTC and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) maintain clearing power over transactions and CFTC must report the trading activity of index funds and swap dealers in agriculture and energy markets. Requires foreign traders (such as from London's financial center) to share trading data. (by CRS) Hide
Agjobs Act of 2009 S. 1038 (111th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 S. 146 (111th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Chesapeake Clean Water and Ecosystem Restoration Act S. 1816 (111th) CardinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve and reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay Program. (by CRS)
Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2009 S. 2919 (111th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Credit Union Act to advance the ability of credit unions to promote small business growth and economic development opportunities, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal Credit Union Act to advance the ability of credit unions to promote small business growth and economic development opportunities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Withholding Tax Relief Act of 2009 S. 292 (111th) SpecterSupportNo
A bill to repeal the imposition of withholding on certain payments made to vendors by government entities. (by CRS)
Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 S. 3307 (111th) LincolnSupportYes
An original bill to reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Foot and Mouth Disease Prevention Act of 2009 S. 337 (111th) JohnsonSupportNo
A bill to prohibit the importation of ruminants and swine, and fresh and frozen meat and products of ruminants and swine, from Argentina until the Secretary of Agriculture certifies to Congress that… More
A bill to prohibit the importation of ruminants and swine, and fresh and frozen meat and products of ruminants and swine, from Argentina until the Secretary of Agriculture certifies to Congress that every region of Argentina is free of foot and mouth disease without vaccination. (by CRS) Hide
Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2010 S. 372 (111th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies,… More
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements that such policies, forms, and agreements conform with certain disclosure protections, provide certain authority for the Special Counsel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to Improve the Use of Certain Registered Pesticides. S. 3735 (111th) LincolnSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to improve the use of certain registered pesticides. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to improve the use of certain registered pesticides. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act S. 428 (111th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (by CRS)
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act S. 510 (111th) DurbinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply. (by CRS)
Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009 S. 525 (111th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
EAT Healthy America Act H.R. 1600 (110th) CardozaSupportNo
To continue and expand upon previous congressional efforts to ensure an abundant and affordable supply of fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, and other specialty crops for American consumers and… More
To continue and expand upon previous congressional efforts to ensure an abundant and affordable supply of fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, and other specialty crops for American consumers and international markets, to enhance the competitiveness of United States-grown specialty crops, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to Reauthorize the Mcgovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 1616 (110th) McGovernSupportNo
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to Authorize the Interstate Distribution of State Inspected Meat and Poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture Determines That the State Inspection Requirements Are at Least Equal to Federal Inspection Requirements and to Require the Secretary to Reimburse State Agencies for Part of the Costs of Such Inspections. H.R. 1760 (110th) KindSupportNo
To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of State inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture… More
To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of State inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture determines that the State inspection requirements are at least equal to Federal inspection requirements and to require the Secretary to reimburse State agencies for part of the costs of such inspections. (by CRS) Hide
Chesapeake's Healthy and Environmentally Sound Stewardship of Energy and Agriculture Act of 2007 H.R. 1766 (110th) Van HollenSupportNo
To amend conservation and biofuels programs of the Department of Agriculture to promote the compatible goals of economically viable agricultural production and reducing nutrient loads in the… More
To amend conservation and biofuels programs of the Department of Agriculture to promote the compatible goals of economically viable agricultural production and reducing nutrient loads in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries by assisting agricultural producers to make beneficial, cost-effective changes to cropping systems, grazing management, and nutrient management associated with livestock and poultry production, crop production, bioenergy production, and other agricultural practices on agricultural land within the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Offshore Aquaculture Act of 2007 H.R. 2010 (110th) RahallOpposeNo
To provide the necessary authority to the Secretary of Commerce for the establishment and implementation of a regulatory system for offshore aquaculture in the United States Exclusive Economic Zone,… More
To provide the necessary authority to the Secretary of Commerce for the establishment and implementation of a regulatory system for offshore aquaculture in the United States Exclusive Economic Zone, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Competition and Service Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 2125 (110th) OberstarSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for… More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for challenging rate and service disputes. (by CRS) Hide
Competitive and Fair Agricultural Markets Act of 2007 H.R. 2135 (110th) BoswellSupportNo
This bill would enhance fair and open competition in the production and sale of agricultural commodities. (by CRS)
Farm, Nutrition, and Community Investment Act of 2007 H.R. 2144 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
To extend and enhance farm, nutrition, and community development programs of the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. (by More
To extend and enhance farm, nutrition, and community development programs of the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Disaster Assistance and Western States Emergency Unfinished Business Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R. 2207 (110th) ObeySupportNo
This bill provides funds for assistance with several key agriculture-industry-related issues including crop and livestock damage due to disaster. (by More
This bill provides funds for assistance with several key agriculture-industry-related issues including crop and livestock damage due to disaster. (by CRS) Hide
Biofuels Energy Independence Act of 2007 H.R. 2218 (110th) KapturSupportNo
To provide for a Biofuels Feedstocks Energy Reserve, and to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to make and guarantee loans for the production, distribution, development, and storage of biofuels.… More
To provide for a Biofuels Feedstocks Energy Reserve, and to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to make and guarantee loans for the production, distribution, development, and storage of biofuels. (by CRS) Hide
CREATE-21 Act of 2007 H.R. 2398 (110th) BarrowSupportNo
To reauthorize and provide additional funding for essential agricultural research, extension, education, and related programs, to establish the National Institutes for Food and Agriculture as an… More
To reauthorize and provide additional funding for essential agricultural research, extension, education, and related programs, to establish the National Institutes for Food and Agriculture as an independent agency reporting to and coordinating with the Secretary of Agriculture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Clean Water Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 2421 (110th) OberstarOpposeNo
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by More
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Voluntary Public Access and Wildlife Habitat Incentive Program Act of 2007 H.R. 2473 (110th) PomeroySupportNo
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to encourage owners and operators of privately-held farm, ranch, and forest land to voluntarily make their land available for access by the public under… More
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to encourage owners and operators of privately-held farm, ranch, and forest land to voluntarily make their land available for access by the public under programs administered by States and tribal governments. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title 49, United States Code, to Provide Certain Exemptions to Drivers of Intrastate Commercial Motor Vehicles Engaged in Agricultural Purposes. H.R. 3098 (110th) BorenSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide certain exemptions to drivers of intrastate commercial motor vehicles engaged in agricultural purposes. (by More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide certain exemptions to drivers of intrastate commercial motor vehicles engaged in agricultural purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Broadband Census of America Act of 2007 H.R. 3919 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
This act would require the Federal Communications Commission to conduct annual surveys on the nature and deployment of, and subscription to, broadband service capability throughout the states.… More
This act would require the Federal Communications Commission to conduct annual surveys on the nature and deployment of, and subscription to, broadband service capability throughout the states. (by CRS) Hide
African-American Farmers Benefits Relief Act of 2007 H.R. 558 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To provide relief for African-American farmers filing claims in the cases of Pigford v. Veneman and Brewington v. Veneman. (by More
To provide relief for African-American farmers filing claims in the cases of Pigford v. Veneman and Brewington v. Veneman. (by CRS) Hide
United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 5724 (110th) HoyerSupportNo
To implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008 H.R. 6604 (110th) PetersonSupportNo
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2007 H.R. 899 (110th) ScottSupportNo
To provide a mechanism for the determination on the merits of the claims of claimants who met the class criteria in a civil action relating to racial discrimination by the Department of Agriculture… More
To provide a mechanism for the determination on the merits of the claims of claimants who met the class criteria in a civil action relating to racial discrimination by the Department of Agriculture but who were denied that determination. (by CRS) Hide
Relating to the Consideration of the Bill (H.R. 5724) to Implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. H.Res. 1092 (110th) SlaughterOpposeNo
Relating to the consideration of the bill (H.R. 5724) to implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
Captive Supply Reform Act S. 1017 (110th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to prohibit the use of certain anti-competitive forward contracts. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to Authorize the Interstate Distribution of State-Inspected Meat and Poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture Determines That the State Inspection Requirements Are at Least Equal to Federal Inspection Requirements and to Require the Secretary to Reimburse State Agencies for Part of the Costs of the Inspections. S. 1149 (110th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of State-inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture… More
A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of State-inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture determines that the State inspection requirements are at least equal to Federal inspection requirements and to require the Secretary to reimburse State agencies for part of the costs of the inspections. (by CRS) Hide
New Markets for State-Inspected Meat and Poultry Act of 2007 S. 1150 (110th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to enhance the State inspection of meat and poultry in the United States, and for other purposes (by CRS)
Energy Savings Act of 2007 S. 1321 (110th) BingamanSupportNo
An original bill to enhance the energy security of the United States by promoting biofuels, energy efficiency, and carbon capture and storage, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to enhance the energy security of the United States by promoting biofuels, energy efficiency, and carbon capture and storage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Broadband Data Improvement Act S. 1492 (110th) InouyeSupportYes
This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to update the definition of advanced telecommunications and study the quality and demographics of telecommunications services provided in the… More
This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to update the definition of advanced telecommunications and study the quality and demographics of telecommunications services provided in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Contracts for Growers Act of 2007 S. 221 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title 9, United States Code, to provide for greater fairness in the arbitration process relating to livestock and poultry contracts. (by More
A bill to amend title 9, United States Code, to provide for greater fairness in the arbitration process relating to livestock and poultry contracts. (by CRS) Hide
Food and Energy Security Act of 2007 S. 2302 (110th) HarkinSupportNo
An original bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2007 S. 772 (110th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2006 H.R. 4761 (109th) JindalSupportNo
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Advanced Telecommunications and Opportunities Reform Act H.R. 5252 (109th) BartonSupportNo
To promote the deployment of broadband networks and services. (by CRS)