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TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
STEM Education Act of 2015 H.R. 1020 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by More
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by CRS) Hide
Wi-Fi Innovation Act H.R. 821 (114th) LattaOpposeNo
To promote unlicensed spectrum use in the 5 GHz band, to maximize the use of the band for shared purposes in order to bolster innovation and economic development, and for other purposes. (by… More
To promote unlicensed spectrum use in the 5 GHz band, to maximize the use of the band for shared purposes in order to bolster innovation and economic development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Rebuild America Act of 2015 S. 268 (114th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to improve the infrastructure of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Wi-Fi Innovation Act S. 424 (114th) RubioOpposeNo
A bill to promote unlicensed spectrum use in the 5 GHz band, to maximize the use of the band for shared purposes in order to bolster innovation and economic development, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to promote unlicensed spectrum use in the 5 GHz band, to maximize the use of the band for shared purposes in order to bolster innovation and economic development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Better Buildings Act of 2015 S. 535 (114th) PortmanSupportYes
A bill to promote energy efficiency. (by CRS)
American Innovation Act S. 747 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in basic science research. (by CRS)
Educating Tomorrow's Engineers Act H.R. 2426 (113th) TonkoSupportNo
To better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by More
To better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Streets Act of 2013 H.R. 2468 (113th) MatsuiSupportNo
To ensure the safety of all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, as they travel on and… More
To ensure the safety of all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, as they travel on and across federally funded streets and highways. (by CRS) Hide
Authority for Mandate Delay Act H.R. 2667 (113th) GriffinSupportNo
To delay the application of the employer health insurance mandate, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Energy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act of 2014 H.R. 2689 (113th) GardnerSupportNo
To amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to encourage the increased use of performance contracting in Federal facilities. (by More
To amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to encourage the increased use of performance contracting in Federal facilities. (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
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
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
Hire More Heroes Act of 2014 H.R. 3474 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers to exempt employees with health coverage under TRICARE or the Veterans Administration from being taken into account for purposes of the… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers to exempt employees with health coverage under TRICARE or the Veterans Administration from being taken into account for purposes of the employer mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 H.R. 4438 (113th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify and make permanent the research credit. (by CRS)
Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 H.R. 5021 (113th) CampSupportYes
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
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Educating Tomorrow's Engineers Act S. 1178 (113th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by More
A bill to better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by CRS) Hide
Partnership to Build America Act of 2014 S. 1957 (113th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to establish the American Infrastructure Fund, to provide bond guarantees and make loans to States, local governments, and infrastructure providers for investments in certain infrastructure… More
A bill to establish the American Infrastructure Fund, to provide bond guarantees and make loans to States, local governments, and infrastructure providers for investments in certain infrastructure projects, and to provide equity investments in such projects, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Streets Act of 2014 S. 2004 (113th) BegichSupportNo
A bill to ensure the safety of all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, as they travel… More
A bill to ensure the safety of all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, as they travel on and across federally funded streets and highways. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014 S. 2074 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Expiring Provisions Improvement, Reform, and Efficiency Act of 2014 S. 2260 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014 S. 2262 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supporting Afterschool STEM Act S. 2543 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 S. 761 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II H.R. 2887 (112th) MicaSupportYes
To provide an extension of surface and air transportation programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Disclosure of Information on Spending on Campaigns Leads to Open and Secure Elections Act of 2012 H.R. 4010 (112th) Van HollenOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, and other entities, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, and other entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2011 H.R. 942 (112th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by CRS) Hide
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)
DISCLOSE Act of 2012 S. 3369 (112th) WhitehouseOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R. 1 (111th) ObeySupportYes
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization,… More
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization, for fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act H.R. 1032 (111th) CappsSupportNo
Requires that the FDA take into consideration any clinical data regarding how the safety and effectiveness of a drug that treats / prevents heart disease might be confounded by gender, age and racial… More
Requires that the FDA take into consideration any clinical data regarding how the safety and effectiveness of a drug that treats / prevents heart disease might be confounded by gender, age and racial subgroup. As such, all clinical investigations after the passage of the act must take these variables into consideration in their studies. The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall prepare and submit to Congress an annual report concerning the quality of and access to care for women with heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases. The report shall contain recommendations for eliminating disparities and improving access and treatment. The Secretary shall also distribute (through private or public non-profits) to women over 65 and health professionals educational materials relating to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and cardiovascular diseases in women in addition to establishing educational opportunities for health professionals. (by CRS) Hide
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R. 2892 (111th) PriceSupportYes
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Robert C. Byrd Miner Safety and Health Act of 2010 H.R. 5663 (111th) MillerOpposeNo
To improve compliance with mine and occupational safety and health laws, empower workers to raise safety concerns, prevent future mine and other workplace tragedies, establish rights of families of… More
To improve compliance with mine and occupational safety and health laws, empower workers to raise safety concerns, prevent future mine and other workplace tragedies, establish rights of families of victims of workplace accidents, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Water Resources Development Act of 2010 H.R. 5892 (111th) OberstarOpposeNo
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… More
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
American Steel First Act of 2009 H.R. 595 (111th) ViscloskyOpposeNo
To require certain Federal agencies to use iron and steel produced in the United States in carrying out projects for the construction, alteration, or repair of a public building or public work, and… More
To require certain Federal agencies to use iron and steel produced in the United States in carrying out projects for the construction, alteration, or repair of a public building or public work, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FERA S. 386 (111th) LeahyOpposeYes
An Act to improve enforcement of mortgage fraud, securities and commodities fraud, financial institution fraud, and other frauds related to Federal assistance and relief programs, for the recovery of… More
An Act to improve enforcement of mortgage fraud, securities and commodities fraud, financial institution fraud, and other frauds related to Federal assistance and relief programs, for the recovery of funds lost to these frauds, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Repeal the Imposition of Withholding on Certain Payments Made to Vendors by Government Entities. H.R. 1023 (110th) MeekSupportNo
This bill would repeal provisions of the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005 that requires federal, state, and local governmental entities to withhold 3% of payments due to vendors… More
This bill would repeal provisions of the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005 that requires federal, state, and local governmental entities to withhold 3% of payments due to vendors providing goods and services. (by CRS) Hide
National Levee Safety Program Act of 2007 H.R. 1587 (110th) SchmidtSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of the Army to carry out programs and activities to enhance the safety of levees in the United States. (by More
To direct the Secretary of the Army to carry out programs and activities to enhance the safety of levees in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Corrosion Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 1770 (110th) ConawaySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage the use of corrosion prevention and mitigation measures in the construction and maintenance of business property. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage the use of corrosion prevention and mitigation measures in the construction and maintenance of business property. (by CRS) Hide
Good Samaritan Protection for Construction, Architectural, and Engineering Volunteers Act H.R. 2067 (110th) ReichertSupportNo
To provide construction, architectural, and engineering entities with qualified immunity from liability for negligence when providing services or equipment on a volunteer basis in response to a… More
To provide construction, architectural, and engineering entities with qualified immunity from liability for negligence when providing services or equipment on a volunteer basis in response to a declared emergency or disaster. (by CRS) Hide
America COMPETES Act H.R. 2272 (110th) GordonSupportYes
This bill authorizes several funds for education in science and mathematics, including appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology.… More
This bill authorizes several funds for education in science and mathematics, including appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. (by CRS) Hide
Emergency Gas Price Relief Act of 2007 H.R. 2448 (110th) KuhlOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the Federal excise tax on highway motor fuels when the weekly United States retail gasoline price, regular grade, is greater than $3.00 per… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the Federal excise tax on highway motor fuels when the weekly United States retail gasoline price, regular grade, is greater than $3.00 per gallon. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Energy Security and Climate Change Mitigation Act of 2007 H.R. 2701 (110th) OberstarSupportNo
To strengthen our Nation's energy security and mitigate the effects of climate change by promoting energy efficient transportation and public buildings, creating incentives for the use of… More
To strengthen our Nation's energy security and mitigate the effects of climate change by promoting energy efficient transportation and public buildings, creating incentives for the use of alternative fuel vehicles and renewable energy, and ensuring sound water resource and natural disaster preparedness planning, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Dam Rehabilitation and Repair Act of 2007 H.R. 3224 (110th) SalazarSupportNo
To amend the National Dam Safety Program Act to establish a program to provide grant assistance to States for the rehabilitation and repair of deficient dams. (by More
To amend the National Dam Safety Program Act to establish a program to provide grant assistance to States for the rehabilitation and repair of deficient dams. (by CRS) Hide
10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science and Math Scholarship Act H.R. 362 (110th) GordonSupportNo
To authorize science scholarships for educating mathematics and science teachers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sowing the Seeds Through Science and Engineering Research Act H.R. 363 (110th) GordonSupportNo
To authorize programs for support of the early career development of science and engineering researchers, and for support of graduate fellowships, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize programs for support of the early career development of science and engineering researchers, and for support of graduate fellowships, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Provide for the Establishment of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. H.R. 364 (110th) GordonSupportNo
Establishes the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) within the Department of Energy to reduce the amount of energy the United States imports from foreign sources by 20% over the next 10… More
Establishes the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) within the Department of Energy to reduce the amount of energy the United States imports from foreign sources by 20% over the next 10 years. (by CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Dam Rehabilitation and Repair Act of 2007 H.R. 389 (110th) KuhlSupportNo
To amend the National Dam Safety Program Act to establish a program to provide grant assistance to States for the rehabilitation and repair of deficient dams. (by More
To amend the National Dam Safety Program Act to establish a program to provide grant assistance to States for the rehabilitation and repair of deficient dams. (by CRS) Hide
National Highway Bridge Reconstruction and Inspection Act of 2008 H.R. 3999 (110th) OberstarSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, to improve the safety of Federal-aid highway bridges, to strengthen bridge inspection standards and processes, to increase investment in the reconstruction of… More
To amend title 23, United States Code, to improve the safety of Federal-aid highway bridges, to strengthen bridge inspection standards and processes, to increase investment in the reconstruction of structurally deficient bridges on the National Highway System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Community Building Code Administration Grant Act of 2008 H.R. 4461 (110th) MooreSupportNo
To promote and enhance the operation of local building code enforcement administration across the country by establishing a competitive Federal matching grant program. (by More
To promote and enhance the operation of local building code enforcement administration across the country by establishing a competitive Federal matching grant program. (by CRS) Hide
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 H.R. 493 (110th) SlaughterSupportYes
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by More
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Restore the Highway Trust Fund Balance. H.R. 6532 (110th) RangelSupportYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the Highway Trust Fund balance. (by CRS)
Patent Reform Act of 2007 S. 1145 (110th) LeahyOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
High-Performance Green Buildings Act of 2007 S. 506 (110th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to improve efficiency in the Federal Government through the use of high-performance green buildings, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to improve efficiency in the Federal Government through the use of high-performance green buildings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America COMPETES Act S. 761 (110th) ReidSupportNo
America COMPETES Act or America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science Act aims to encourage innovation and provide educational opportunities… More
America COMPETES Act or America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science Act aims to encourage innovation and provide educational opportunities in areas of technology, education and science. (by CRS) Hide