Schools & colleges

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
Secret Science Reform Act of 2015 H.R. 1030 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
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
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
Research and Development Efficiency Act H.R. 1119 (114th) ComstockSupportNo
To improve the efficiency of Federal research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 1147 (114th) SmithSupportNo
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
Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act H.R. 1189 (114th) KlineSupportNo
To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group… More
To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
American Opportunity Tax Credit Act of 2015 H.R. 1260 (114th) DoggettSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 185 (114th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Student Worker Exemption Act of 2015 H.R. 210 (114th) MeadowsSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt student workers for purposes of determining a higher education institution's employer health care shared responsibility. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt student workers for purposes of determining a higher education institution's employer health care shared responsibility. (by CRS) Hide
Accelerating Biomedical Research Act H.R. 531 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To prioritize funding for the National Institutes of Health to discover treatments and cures, to maintain global leadership in medical innovation, and to restore the purchasing power the NIH had… More
To prioritize funding for the National Institutes of Health to discover treatments and cures, to maintain global leadership in medical innovation, and to restore the purchasing power the NIH had after the historic doubling campaign that ended in fiscal year 2003. (by CRS) Hide
Investing in Innovation for Education Act of 2015 H.R. 847 (114th) PolisSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to invest in innovation for education. (by CRS)
Literacy Education for All, Results for the Nation Act H.R. 858 (114th) YarmuthSupportNo
To establish a comprehensive literacy program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Ax the Tax on Middle Class Americans' Health Plans Act H.R. 879 (114th) GuintaSupportNo
To repeal the "Cadillac Tax" on middle class Americans' health plans. (by CRS)
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
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 970 (114th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.… More
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2017 Through 2025. H.Con.Res. 27 (114th) PriceOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (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
Immigration Innovation Act of 2015 S. 153 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Cures Act S. 289 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research. (by CRS)
Investing in Innovation for Education Act of 2015 S. 605 (114th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to invest in innovation for education. (by CRS)
Support Technology and Research for Our Nation's Growth Patents Act of 2015 S. 632 (114th) CoonsSupportNo
A bill to strengthen the position of the United States as the world's leading innovator by amending title 35, United States Code, to protect the property rights of the inventors that grow the… More
A bill to strengthen the position of the United States as the world's leading innovator by amending title 35, United States Code, to protect the property rights of the inventors that grow the country's economy. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Repay Act of 2015 S. 85 (114th) KingSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish a simplified income-driven repayment plan, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish a simplified income-driven repayment plan, and for other purposes. (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 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
Success and Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Act H.R. 10 (113th) KlineSupportNo
To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Student Loan Interest Deduction Act of 2013 H.R. 1527 (113th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction allowed for student loan interest. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act of 2013 H.R. 1736 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need schools. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 H.R. 1911 (113th) KlineSupportYes
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish interest rates for new loans made on or after July 1, 2013, to direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving… More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish interest rates for new loans made on or after July 1, 2013, to direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving Postsecondary Education Data to conduct a study on improvements to postsecondary education transparency at the Federal level, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Postsecondary Education Data for Students Act H.R. 1949 (113th) MesserSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving Postsecondary Education Data to conduct a study on improvements to postsecondary education transparency at the… More
To direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving Postsecondary Education Data to conduct a study on improvements to postsecondary education transparency at the Federal level. (by CRS) Hide
Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2013 H.R. 2061 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To expand the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to increase accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To expand the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to increase accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act H.R. 2094 (113th) RoeOpposeYes
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer epinephrine and meeting other related requirements). (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)
Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act H.R. 2131 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013 H.R. 2542 (113th) BachusOpposeNo
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
Save American Workers Act of 2014 H.R. 2575 (113th) YoungSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replace it with 40 hours. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 2637 (113th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.… More
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stopping the Offensive Use of Patents Act H.R. 2766 (113th) IssaOpposeNo
To make improvements to the transitional program for covered business method patents, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
TRANSFER Act of 2013 H.R. 2981 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
To support innovative approaches to technology transfer, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Advancing Competency-Based Education Demonstration Project Act of 2014 H.R. 3136 (113th) SalmonSupportNo
To establish a demonstration program for competency-based education. (by CRS)
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) 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
Student and Family Tax Simplification Act H.R. 3393 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate certain tax benefits for educational expenses, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit, and… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate certain tax benefits for educational expenses, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
College Affordability Act of 2013 H.R. 3437 (113th) SchwartzSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate, with modifications, the Hope Scholarship Credit, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate, with modifications, the Hope Scholarship Credit, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes. (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)
GI Bill Tuition Fairness Act of 2014 H.R. 357 (113th) MillerOpposeNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to require courses of education provided by public institutions of higher education that are approved for purposes of the educational assistance programs… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to require courses of education provided by public institutions of higher education that are approved for purposes of the educational assistance programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to charge veterans tuition and fees at the in-State tuition rate, to make other improvements in the laws relating to benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Community Schools Act of 2013 H.R. 3873 (113th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to support the community schools model. (by CRS)
Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2014 H.R. 3992 (113th) SimpsonSupportNo
To provide for wildfire suppression operations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Advancing America's Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Act of 2014 H.R. 4186 (113th) BucshonOpposeNo
To provide for investment in innovation through scientific research and development, to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for investment in innovation through scientific research and development, to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Perkins Modernization Act of 2014 H.R. 4425 (113th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 to improve the Act. (by CRS)
To Require the Secretary of Energy to Prepare a Report on the Impact of Thermal Insulation on Both Energy and Water Use for Potable Hot Water. H.R. 4801 (113th) KinzingerSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Energy to prepare a report on the impact of thermal insulation on both energy and water use for potable hot water. (by More
To require the Secretary of Energy to prepare a report on the impact of thermal insulation on both energy and water use for potable hot water. (by CRS) Hide
Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014 H.R. 4935 (113th) JenkinsOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit. (by CRS)
Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act H.R. 4983 (113th) FoxxSupportNo
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes. (by More
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act H.R. 4984 (113th) GuthrieSupportNo
To amend the loan counseling requirements under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (113th) KlineSupportNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Education Act of 2014 H.R. 5031 (113th) 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
Research and Development Efficiency Act H.R. 5056 (113th) BucshonSupportNo
To improve the efficiency of Federal research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Municipal Bond Market Support Act of 2014 H.R. 5199 (113th) ReedSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently modify the limitations on the deduction of interest by financial institutions which hold tax-exempt bonds, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently modify the limitations on the deduction of interest by financial institutions which hold tax-exempt bonds, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 H.R. 527 (113th) HastingsSupportYes
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of… More
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2013 H.R. 708 (113th) DoyleSupportNo
To provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by More
To provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by CRS) Hide
Adult Education and Family Literacy Act H.R. 803 (113th) FoxxOpposeYes
An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and… More
An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and education programs in the United States, and to promote individual and national economic growth, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Teaching Geography is Fundamental Act H.R. 822 (113th) Van HollenSupportNo
To improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers… More
To improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers offered through institutions of higher education. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 H.R. 962 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2015 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2016 Through 2024. H.Con.Res. 96 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (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)
Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2013 S. 1084 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy as the lead Federal agency for coordinating Federal, State, and local… More
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy as the lead Federal agency for coordinating Federal, State, and local assistance provided to promote the energy retrofitting of schools. (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)
Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 S. 1238 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution rules for… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 S. 1334 (113th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to establish student loan interest rates, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Conference Accountability Act of 2014 S. 1347 (113th) CoburnOpposeNo
A bill to provide transparency, accountability, and limitations of Government sponsored conferences. (by CRS)
Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act S. 1431 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act. (by CRS)
A Bill to Provide for a Sequester Replacement. S. 16 (113th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a sequester replacement. (by CRS)
New Skills for New Jobs Act S. 1795 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to establish a Federal tax credit approximation matching program for State new jobs training tax credits, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to establish a Federal tax credit approximation matching program for State new jobs training tax credits, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2013 S. 1875 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to provide for wildfire suppression operations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 2199 (113th) MikulskiOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Improvement Act S. 2204 (113th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to establish the Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Committee. (by CRS)
National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2014 S. 2244 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act S. 2432 (113th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2013 S. 350 (113th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by More
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by CRS) Hide
Teaching Geography Is Fundamental Act S. 370 (113th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12… More
A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers offered through institutions of higher education. (by CRS) Hide
American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 S. 388 (113th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to appropriately limit sequestration, to eliminate tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 S. 452 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 S. 815 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act S. 840 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to recruit, support, and prepare principals to improve student academic achievement at eligible schools. (by CRS)
Patent Quality Improvement Act of 2013 S. 866 (113th) SchumerOpposeNo
A bill to make improvements to the transitional program covered business method patents, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Student Loan Affordability Act S. 953 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, to limit… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, to limit earnings stripping by expatriated entities, to provide for modifications related to the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 S. 994 (113th) WarnerSupportYes
A bill to expand the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to increase accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to expand the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to increase accountability and transparency in Federal spending, 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) MurraySupportNo
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
FIMBA H.R. 1041 (112th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive acquisition program for durable medical equipment and prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS). (by… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive acquisition program for durable medical equipment and prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS). (by CRS) Hide
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSplitYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
New Alternative Transportation to Give Americans Solutions Act of 2011 H.R. 1380 (112th) SullivanSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage alternative energy investments and job creation. (by CRS)
DREAM Act of 2011 H.R. 1842 (112th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other… More
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act H.R. 2 (112th) CantorOpposeNo
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2011 H.R. 2028 (112th) CohenSupportNo
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by More
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act H.R. 2117 (112th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by More
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by CRS) Hide
Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2012 H.R. 2146 (112th) IssaOpposeNo
To amend title 31, United States Code, to require accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 31, United States Code, to require accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act H.R. 2273 (112th) McKinleyOpposeNo
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and… More
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act H.R. 2364 (112th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who… More
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 H.R. 2560 (112th) ChaffetzOpposeNo
To cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget. (by CRS)
Yerington Land Conveyance and Sustainable Development Act H.R. 2578 (112th) DenhamOpposeNo
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 H.R. 2584 (112th) SimpsonOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 2954 (112th) LeeSupportNo
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2011 H.R. 3012 (112th) ChaffetzSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored immigrants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mobile Informational Call Act of 2011 H.R. 3035 (112th) TerrySupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to permit informational calls to mobile telephone numbers, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to permit informational calls to mobile telephone numbers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act H.R. 3523 (112th) RogersOpposeNo
To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Research Works Act H.R. 3699 (112th) IssaOpposeNo
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector. (by CRS)
Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act H.R. 3990 (112th) KlineOpposeNo
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by More
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (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)
Restorative Justice in Schools Act of 2011 H.R. 415 (112th) CohenSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow a local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 2121 of such Act to use the funds to provide professional… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow a local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 2121 of such Act to use the funds to provide professional development activities that train school personnel about restorative justice and conflict resolution. (by CRS) Hide
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
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments of 2012 H.R. 5651 (112th) UptonOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sequestration Transparency Act of 2012 H.R. 5872 (112th) HensarlingSupportYes
To require the President to provide a report detailing the sequester required by the Budget Control Act of 2011 on January 2, 2013. (by More
To require the President to provide a report detailing the sequester required by the Budget Control Act of 2011 on January 2, 2013. (by CRS) Hide
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
STEM Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 6429 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Building American Jobs Act of 2011 H.R. 992 (112th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Combating Autism Reauthorization Act S. 1094 (112th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Combating Autism Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-416). (by CRS)
Fairness for Struggling Students Act of 2011 S. 1102 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, with respect to certain exceptions to discharge in bankruptcy. (by CRS)
21st Century Readiness Act S. 1175 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator,… More
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator, collaborate with others, and learn to create and innovate. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Technology and Innovation Act of 2011 S. 1178 (112th) BingamanSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2001. (by CRS)
American Manufacturing Efficiency and Retraining Investment Collaboration Achievement Works Act S. 1243 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to require that certain Federal job training and career education programs give priority to programs that provide an industry-recognized and nationally portable credential. (by More
A bill to require that certain Federal job training and career education programs give priority to programs that provide an industry-recognized and nationally portable credential. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act S. 1283 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a… More
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition. (by CRS) Hide
Teachers and First Responders Back to Work Act of 2011 S. 1723 (112th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to provide for teacher and first responder stabilization. (by CRS)
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act S. 1751 (112th) HoevenOpposeNo
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of… More
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) Hide
REINS Act S. 1786 (112th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to facilitate job creation by reducing regulatory uncertainty, providing for rational evaluation of regulations, providing flexibilities to States and localities, providing for infrastructure… More
A bill to facilitate job creation by reducing regulatory uncertainty, providing for rational evaluation of regulations, providing flexibilities to States and localities, providing for infrastructure spending, and for other purposes. (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)
Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012 S. 2059 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers. (by CRS)
Religious Freedom Protection Act of 2012 S. 2092 (112th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act S. 2296 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Intellectual Property Jurisdiction Clarification Act of 2011 S. 23 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 3220 (112th) MikulskiOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, 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)
Advancing College Choice and Ethics to Protect Taxpayers Act of 2012 S. 3550 (112th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to protect students from deceptive practices and high-pressure sales by institutions of higher education, to provide a waiting period for students to… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to protect students from deceptive practices and high-pressure sales by institutions of higher education, to provide a waiting period for students to make enrollment decisions, to guard against misrepresentation, to standardize and elevate institutional disclosures, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Educator Preparation Reform Act S. 3582 (112th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to improve quality and accountability for educator preparation programs. (by CRS)
SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011 S. 493 (112th) LandrieuOpposeNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the SBIR and STTR programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Achievement Through Prevention Act S. 541 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive… More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (by CRS) Hide
National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorization of 2011 S. 646 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal natural hazards reduction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2011 S. 692 (112th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to improve hurricane preparedness by establishing the National Hurricane Research Initiative, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to improve hurricane preparedness by establishing the National Hurricane Research Initiative, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act S. 827 (112th) DeMintSupportNo
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students. (by More
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students. (by CRS) Hide
Success in the Middle Act of 2011 S. 833 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades… More
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Time for Innovation Matters in Education Act of 2011 S. 851 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to establish expanded learning time initiatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
DREAM Act of 2011 S. 952 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
PROTECT IP Act of 2011 S. 968 (112th) LeahyOpposeNo
A bill to prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
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
Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act H.R. 1256 (111th) WaxmanSupportYes
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in… More
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in the Thrift Savings Plan, the Civil Service Retirement System, and the Federal Employees' Retirement System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Dream Act H.R. 1751 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of… More
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Employment for All Act H.R. 3149 (111th) CohenOpposeNo
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions. (by… More
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions. (by CRS) Hide
Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009 H.R. 3221 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010 H.R. 4213 (111th) RangelSupportYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
To Amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Extend the Research Credit Through 2010 and to Increase and Make Permanent the Alternative Simplified Research Credit. H.R. 422 (111th) MeekSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2010 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 2010 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by CRS) Hide
Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2010 H.R. 5043 (111th) CohenSupportNo
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by More
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by CRS) Hide
Removal Clarification Act of 2010 H.R. 5281 (111th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2010 H.R. 5658 (111th) ShadeggSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010 H.R. 5712 (111th) LevinOpposeYes
An act entitled "The Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010". (by CRS)
Life Sciences Jobs and Investment Act of 2010 H.R. 6165 (111th) SchwartzSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for life sciences research. (by CRS)
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 H.R. 6497 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other… More
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 801 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of… More
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of their publication. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S. 1 (111th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to create jobs, restore economic growth, and strengthen America's middle class through measures that modernize the nation's infrastructure, enhance America's energy… More
A bill to create jobs, restore economic growth, and strengthen America's middle class through measures that modernize the nation's infrastructure, enhance America's energy independence, expand educational opportunities, preserve and improve affordable health care, provide tax relief, and protect those in greatest need, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Grow Research Opportunities With Taxcredits' Help Act S. 1203 (111th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2010 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2010 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Serve America Act S. 277 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to expand and improve opportunities for service, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to expand and improve opportunities for service, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 3772 (111th) ReidOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 S. 3827 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation… More
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 S. 3962 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 S. 3963 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 S. 3992 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2009 S. 729 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation… More
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Affordability and Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1407 (110th) EnglishSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand incentives for education. (by CRS)
Public Good IRA Rollover Act of 2007 H.R. 1419 (110th) PomeroySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007 H.R. 1429 (110th) KildeeSupportYes
To reauthorize the Head Start Act, to improve program quality, to expand access, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation Act of 2007 H.R. 1469 (110th) LantosSupportNo
To establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation under the authorities of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961. (by More
To establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation under the authorities of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961. (by CRS) Hide
College Aid Made EZ Act H.R. 1608 (110th) MillerSupportNo
To expand college opportunities by significantly simplifying the Federal student aid application process. (by CRS)
Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2008 H.R. 1777 (110th) DelahuntSupportYes
To amend the Improving America's Schools Act of 1994 to make permanent the favorable treatment of need-based educational aid under the antitrust laws. (by More
To amend the Improving America's Schools Act of 1994 to make permanent the favorable treatment of need-based educational aid under the antitrust laws. (by CRS) Hide
National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2007 H.R. 1867 (110th) BairdSupportNo
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008, 2009, and 2010 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008, 2009, and 2010 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 H.R. 1930 (110th) ShadeggSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Minority Entrepreneurship Development Act of 2007 H.R. 1985 (110th) CummingsSupportNo
To foster the development of minority-owned small businesses. (by CRS)
Foreign Language Education Partnership Program Act H.R. 2111 (110th) HoltSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a partnership program in foreign languages. (by CRS)
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
Nurse Faculty Higher Education Act H.R. 2384 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To create a pilot program to increase the number of graduate educated nurse faculty to meet the future need for qualified nurses, and for other purposes. (by More
To create a pilot program to increase the number of graduate educated nurse faculty to meet the future need for qualified nurses, and for other purposes. (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
Achievement Through Technology and Innovation Act of 2007 H.R. 2449 (110th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To reauthorize part D of title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Universal Higher Education and Lifetime Learning Act of 2007 H.R. 2458 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate the current education tax incentives into one credit against income tax for higher education expenses, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate the current education tax incentives into one credit against income tax for higher education expenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Teacher and Nurse Support Act of 2007 H.R. 2621 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand the loan forgiveness program for teachers, to provide a loan forgiveness program for nurses, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand the loan forgiveness program for teachers, to provide a loan forgiveness program for nurses, and for other purposes. (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)
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
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
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
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 6845 (110th) ConyersOpposeNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to works connected to certain funding agreements. (by CRS)
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 S. 1083 (110th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act S. 1650 (110th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 S. 1710 (110th) HarkinSupportNo
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other… More
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Access Act of 2007 S. 1762 (110th) KennedySupportNo
An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 602 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008 (S. Con. Res. 21). (by More
An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 602 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008 (S. Con. Res. 21). (by CRS) Hide
Alternative Minimum Tax and Extenders Tax Relief Act of 2008 S. 2886 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions. (by CRS)
Nontraditional Student Success Act S. 301 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to provide higher education assistance for nontraditional students, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Visa Efficiency and E-Verify Extension Act of 2008 S. 3414 (110th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to recapture family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas in the future, and… More
A bill to recapture family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas in the future, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 380 (110th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Head Start for School Readiness Act S. 556 (110th) KennedySupportNo
This bill amends the Head Start Act to revise and reauthorize Head Start programs and authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide financial assistance to Head Start agencies for… More
This bill amends the Head Start Act to revise and reauthorize Head Start programs and authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide financial assistance to Head Start agencies for five-year periods. (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
H-Prize Act of 2006 H.R. 5143 (109th) InglisSupportNo
This bill requires the Secretary of Energy to issue competitive cash prizes twice a year to encourage the research, development and commercial application of hydrogen energy technologies. (by… More
This bill requires the Secretary of Energy to issue competitive cash prizes twice a year to encourage the research, development and commercial application of hydrogen energy technologies. (by CRS) Hide
Deleting Online Predators Act of 2006 H.R. 5319 (109th) FitzpatrickOpposeNo
This bill amends existing law to require that schools and libraries that receive universal service support prohibit the access of minors to commercial social networking websites or chat rooms.… More
This bill amends existing law to require that schools and libraries that receive universal service support prohibit the access of minors to commercial social networking websites or chat rooms. (by CRS) Hide