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Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 1314 (114th) MeehanSupportNo
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
Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act H.R. 161 (114th) PompeoSupportNo
To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas… More
To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas pipeline projects. (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)
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)
Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2015 H.R. 1927 (114th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to improve fairness in class action litigation. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 2146 (114th) ReichertSupportYes
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
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
Keystone XL Pipeline Act H.R. 3 (114th) CramerSupportNo
To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2015 H.R. 348 (114th) MarinoSupportNo
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
LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act H.R. 351 (114th) JohnsonSupportNo
To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015 H.R. 511 (114th) RokitaSupportNo
To clarify the rights of Indians and Indian tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act. (by CRS)
To Adapt to Changing Crude Oil Market Conditions. H.R. 702 (114th) BartonSupportNo
To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions. (by CRS)
Vessel Incidental Discharge Act H.R. 980 (114th) HunterSupportNo
To provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by More
To provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015 S. 1 (114th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
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
Federal Land Asset Inventory Reform Act of 2015 S. 1225 (114th) MurkowskiSupportNo
A bill to improve Federal land management, resource conservation, environmental protection, and use of Federal real property, by requiring the Secretary of the Interior to develop a multipurpose… More
A bill to improve Federal land management, resource conservation, environmental protection, and use of Federal real property, by requiring the Secretary of the Interior to develop a multipurpose cadastre of Federal real property and identifying inaccurate, duplicate, and out-of-date Federal land inventories, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Supply and Distribution Act of 2015 S. 1312 (114th) MurkowskiSupportNo
A bill to modernize Federal policies regarding the supply and distribution of energy in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to modernize Federal policies regarding the supply and distribution of energy in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
DRIVE Act S. 1647 (114th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015 S. 248 (114th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to clarify the rights of Indians and Indian tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act. (by CRS)
Federal Permitting Improvement Act of 2015 S. 280 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to improve the efficiency, management, and interagency coordination of the Federal permitting process through reforms overseen by the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and for… More
A bill to improve the efficiency, management, and interagency coordination of the Federal permitting process through reforms overseen by the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to Establish a Procedure for Approval of Certain Settlements. S. 293 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish a procedure for approval of certain settlements. (by CRS)
Vessel Incidental Discharge Act S. 373 (114th) RubioSupportNo
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by More
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 S. 995 (114th) HatchSupportNo
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
Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act H.R. 1120 (113th) RoeSupportNo
To prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from taking any action that requires a quorum of the members of the Board until such time as Board constituting a quorum shall have been confirmed by… More
To prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from taking any action that requires a quorum of the members of the Board until such time as Board constituting a quorum shall have been confirmed by the Senate, the Supreme Court issues a decision on the constitutionality of the appointments to the Board made in January 2012, or the adjournment sine die of the first session of the 113th Congress. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013 H.R. 1493 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
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
Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act H.R. 1613 (113th) DuncanSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act H.R. 1900 (113th) PompeoSupportNo
To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas… More
To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas pipeline projects. (by CRS) Hide
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
Offshore Energy and Jobs Act H.R. 2231 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement… More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement the reorganization of the functions of the former Minerals Management Service into distinct and separate agencies, and for other purposes. (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)
Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act H.R. 2728 (113th) FloresSupportNo
To recognize States' authority to regulate oil and gas operations and promote American energy security, development, and job creation. (by More
To recognize States' authority to regulate oil and gas operations and promote American energy security, development, and job creation. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2014 H.R. 2804 (113th) HoldingSupportNo
To amend title 5, United States Code, to require the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs to publish information about rules on the Internet, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title 5, United States Code, to require the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs to publish information about rules on the Internet, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Northern Route Approval Act H.R. 3 (113th) TerrySupportNo
To approve the construction, operation, and maintenance of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Electricity Security and Affordability Act H.R. 3826 (113th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility… More
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2014 H.R. 4007 (113th) MeehanSupportYes
To recodify and reauthorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program. (by CRS)
To Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. H.R. 5682 (113th) CassidySupportNo
To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
To Adapt to Changing Crude Oil Market Conditions. H.R. 5814 (113th) BartonSupportNo
To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions. (by CRS)
Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act H.R. 6 (113th) GardnerSupportNo
To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas to World Trade Organization countries, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas to World Trade Organization countries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2013 H.R. 634 (113th) GrimmSupportNo
To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act H.R. 677 (113th) StiversSupportNo
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by More
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by CRS) Hide
General Duty Clarification Act of 2013 H.R. 888 (113th) PompeoSupportNo
To amend section 112(r) of the Clean Air Act (relating to prevention of accidental releases). (by CRS)
A Bill to Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. S. 2280 (113th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Expanding Carbon Capture Through Enhanced Oil Recovery Act of 2014 S. 2288 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand existing tax credits to encourage the capture, utilization, and sequestration of carbon dioxide. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand existing tax credits to encourage the capture, utilization, and sequestration of carbon dioxide. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013 S. 714 (113th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
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)
Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2011 H.R. 1084 (112th) DeGetteOpposeNo
To repeal the exemption for hydraulic fracturing in the Safe Drinking Water Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Freedom to Invest Act of 2011 H.R. 1834 (112th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a temporary dividends received deduction for 2011 or 2012. (by CRS)
North American-Made Energy Security Act H.R. 1938 (112th) TerrySupportNo
To direct the President to expedite the consideration and approval of the construction and operation of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the President to expedite the consideration and approval of the construction and operation of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011 H.R. 2008 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of… More
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract. (by CRS) Hide
Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011 H.R. 2845 (112th) ShusterSupportYes
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced safety and environmental protection in pipeline transportation, to provide for enhanced reliability in the transportation of the… More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced safety and environmental protection in pipeline transportation, to provide for enhanced reliability in the transportation of the Nation's energy products by pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Provide a Comprehensive Assessment of the Scientific and Technical Research on the Implications of the Use of Mid-Level Ethanol Blends, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 3199 (112th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To provide a comprehensive assessment of the scientific and technical research on the implications of the use of mid-level ethanol blends, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide a comprehensive assessment of the scientific and technical research on the implications of the use of mid-level ethanol blends, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act H.R. 3630 (112th) CampSupportYes
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, 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
Pipeline Transportation Safety Improvement Act of 2011 S. 275 (112th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced safety and environmental protection in pipeline transportation, to provide for enhanced reliability in the transportation of the… More
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced safety and environmental protection in pipeline transportation, to provide for enhanced reliability in the transportation of the Nation's energy products by pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STAR Act of 2012 S. 3185 (112th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics and for other… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Designate a Portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge As Wilderness. S. 33 (112th) LiebermanOpposeNo
A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness. (by CRS)
Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act S. 587 (112th) CaseyOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to repeal a certain exemption for hydraulic fracturing, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to repeal a certain exemption for hydraulic fracturing, and for other purposes. (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
Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 H.R. 1409 (111th) MillerOpposeNo
Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to certify a bargaining representative without directing an election if… More
Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to certify a bargaining representative without directing an election if a majority of the bargaining unit employees have authorized designation of the representative (card-check) and there is no other individual or labor organization currently certified or recognized as the exclusive representative of any of the employees in the unit. Sets forth special procedural requirements for reaching an initial collective bargaining agreement following certification or recognition. Revises enforcement requirements with respect to unfair labor practices during union organizing drives, particularly a preliminary investigation of an alleged unfair labor practice (ULP) which may lead to proceedings for injunctive relief. Requires that priority be given to a preliminary investigation of any charge that, while employees were seeking representation by a labor organization, or during the period after a labor organization was recognized as a representative until the first collective bargaining contract is entered into, an employer: (1) discharged or otherwise discriminated against an employee to encourage or discourage membership in the labor organization; (2) threatened to discharge or to otherwise discriminate against an employee in order to interfere with, restrain, or coerce employees in the exercise of guaranteed self-organization or collective bardaining rights; or (3) engaged in any other related ULP that significantly interferes with, restrains, or coerces employees in the exercise of such guaranteed rights. Adds to remedies for such violations: (1) back pay plus liquidated damages; and (2) additional civil penalties. (by CRS). (by CRS) Hide
Gulf Coast Jobs Preservation Act H.R. 5519 (111th) CassidySupportNo
To terminate the moratorium on deepwater drilling and to require the Secretary of the Interior to ensure the safety of deepwater drilling operations. (by More
To terminate the moratorium on deepwater drilling and to require the Secretary of the Interior to ensure the safety of deepwater drilling operations. (by CRS) Hide
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Fairness and Simplification Act of 2007 H.R. 3359 (110th) JohnsonSupportNo
To limit the authority of States and localities to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States and localities. (by More
To limit the authority of States and localities to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States and localities. (by CRS) Hide
American Energy Independence and Price Reduction Act H.R. 6107 (110th) YoungSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program that will result in an environmentally sound program for the exploration, development, and… More
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program that will result in an environmentally sound program for the exploration, development, and production of the oil and gas resources of the Coastal Plain of Alaska, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Drill Responsibly in Leased Lands Act of 2008 H.R. 6515 (110th) RahallOpposeNo
To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious environmentally responsible program of competitive leasing of oil and… More
To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious environmentally responsible program of competitive leasing of oil and gas in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Authorize the Extension of Nondiscriminatory Treatment (Normal Trade Relations Treatment) to the Products of Vietnam. H.R. 5602 (109th) RamstadSupportNo
To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Vietnam. (by CRS)