Welfare & Social Work

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015 H.R. 1105 (114th) BradyOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Democracy Restoration Act of 2015 H.R. 1459 (114th) ConyersSupportNo
To secure the Federal voting rights of persons when released from incarceration. (by CRS)
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Prohibit, As an Unfair and Deceptive Act or Practice, Commercial Sexual Orientation Conversion Therapy, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 2450 (114th) LieuSupportNo
To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes. (by More
To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Improve the Response to Victims of Child Sex Trafficking. H.R. 246 (114th) BeattySupportNo
To improve the response to victims of child sex trafficking. (by CRS)
Human Trafficking Prevention Act H.R. 357 (114th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to expand the training for Federal Government personnel related to trafficking in persons, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to expand the training for Federal Government personnel related to trafficking in persons, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Trafficking Awareness Training for Health Care Act of 2015 H.R. 398 (114th) EllmersSupportNo
To provide for the development and dissemination of evidence-based best practices for health care professionals to recognize victims of a severe form of trafficking and respond to such individuals… More
To provide for the development and dissemination of evidence-based best practices for health care professionals to recognize victims of a severe form of trafficking and respond to such individuals appropriately, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015 H.R. 460 (114th) WalkerSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to train Department of Homeland Security personnel how to effectively deter, detect, disrupt, and prevent human trafficking during the course of their… More
To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to train Department of Homeland Security personnel how to effectively deter, detect, disrupt, and prevent human trafficking during the course of their primary roles and responsibilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enhancing Services for Runaway and Homeless Victims of Youth Trafficking Act of 2015 H.R. 468 (114th) HeckSupportNo
To amend the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act to increase knowledge concerning, and improve services for, runaway and homeless youth who are victims of trafficking. (by More
To amend the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act to increase knowledge concerning, and improve services for, runaway and homeless youth who are victims of trafficking. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2015 H.R. 469 (114th) BassSupportNo
To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to enable State child protective services systems to improve the identification and assessment of child victims of sex trafficking, and for other… More
To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to enable State child protective services systems to improve the identification and assessment of child victims of sex trafficking, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Human Trafficking Prioritization Act H.R. 514 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To prioritize the fight against human trafficking within the Department of State according to congressional intent in the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 without increasing the size of the… More
To prioritize the fight against human trafficking within the Department of State according to congressional intent in the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 without increasing the size of the Federal Government, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking H.R. 515 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To protect children from exploitation, especially sex trafficking in tourism, by providing advance notice of intended travel by registered child-sex offenders outside the United States to the… More
To protect children from exploitation, especially sex trafficking in tourism, by providing advance notice of intended travel by registered child-sex offenders outside the United States to the government of the country of destination, requesting foreign governments to notify the United States when a known child-sex offender is seeking to enter the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Raise the Wage Act S. 1150 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to provide for increases in the Federal minimum wage. (by CRS)
Democracy Restoration Act of 2015 S. 772 (114th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to secure the Federal voting rights of persons when released from incarceration. (by CRS)
Dorothy I. Height and Whitney M. Young, Jr., Social Work Reinvestment Act S. 789 (114th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy issues related to recruitment,… More
A bill to establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy issues related to recruitment, retention, research, and reinvestment in the profession of social work, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 H.R. 11 (113th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 H.R. 1179 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1286 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013 H.R. 1406 (113th) RobyOpposeNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide compensatory time for employees in the private sector. (by CRS)
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2013 H.R. 1601 (113th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Pediatric Subspecialty and Mental Health Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 1827 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (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
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act H.R. 1975 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are… More
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Efficient Government Technology Act H.R. 2126 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To promote energy efficiency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
DIPLOMA Act H.R. 2237 (113th) ChuSupportNo
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and… More
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and youth. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 H.R. 2504 (113th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 H.R. 2642 (113th) LucasOpposeYes
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
Family Engagement in Education Act of 2013 H.R. 2662 (113th) ThompsonSupportNo
To strengthen families' engagement in the education of their children. (by CRS)
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2014 H.R. 2804 (113th) HoldingOpposeNo
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
Restore Honor to Service Members Act H.R. 2839 (113th) PocanSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other… More
To direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2013 H.R. 2957 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013 H.R. 3102 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008; and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Student Support Act H.R. 320 (113th) LeeSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to States for assistance in hiring additional school-based mental health and student… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to States for assistance in hiring additional school-based mental health and student service providers. (by CRS) Hide
Promoting Adoption and Legal Guardianship for Children in Foster Care Act H.R. 3205 (113th) CampSupportNo
To reauthorize and restructure the adoption incentives grant program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act H.R. 377 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
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
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
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)
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 H.R. 4016 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
MEPS Act H.R. 4305 (113th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces.… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces. (by CRS) Hide
Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 H.R. 437 (113th) McCarthySupportNo
To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Permanent Active Financing Exception Act of 2014 H.R. 4429 (113th) TiberiOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the subpart F exemption for active financing income. (by CRS)
Democracy Restoration Act of 2014 H.R. 4459 (113th) ConyersSupportNo
To secure the Federal voting rights of persons who have been released from incarceration. (by CRS)
Permanent CFC Look-Through Act of 2014 H.R. 4464 (113th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 H.R. 4679 (113th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
America Gives More Act of 2014 H.R. 4719 (113th) ReedSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Transitional Care Act of 2014 H.R. 4762 (113th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 4800 (113th) AderholtSupportNo
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
New American Success Act of 2014 H.R. 4949 (113th) CárdenasSupportNo
To establish the National Office of New Americans to support the integration of immigrants to the United States into the economic, social, cultural, and civic life of their local communities and the… More
To establish the National Office of New Americans to support the integration of immigrants to the United States into the economic, social, cultural, and civic life of their local communities and the Nation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2014 H.R. 5033 (113th) CappsSupportNo
To ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Schedules That Work Act H.R. 5159 (113th) MillerSupportNo
To permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these requests; and to require employers to provide more predictable… More
To permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these requests; and to require employers to provide more predictable and stable schedules for employees in certain growing low-wage occupations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
VBID for Better Care Act of 2014 H.R. 5183 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for… More
To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for selected high-value prescription medications and clinical services can increase their utilization and ultimately improve clinical outcomes and lower health care expenditures. (by CRS) Hide
School Social Workers Improving Student Success Act H.R. 563 (113th) MooreSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grant program to fund additional school social workers and retain school social workers already employed in high-need local… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grant program to fund additional school social workers and retain school social workers already employed in high-need local educational agencies. (by CRS) Hide
Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2014 H.R. 647 (113th) CrenshawSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes. (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
Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013 S. 1028 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
End Racial Profiling Act of 2013 S. 1038 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 S. 1086 (113th) MikulskiSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2014 S. 1243 (113th) MurraySupportNo
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other… More
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family Engagement in Education Act of 2013 S. 1291 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to strengthen families' engagement in the education of their children. (by CRS)
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 S. 1332 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Adult Education and Family Literacy Act S. 1356 (113th) MurraySupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
Smarter Sentencing Act of 2014 S. 1410 (113th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to focus limited Federal resources on the most serious offenders. (by CRS)
Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 S. 150 (113th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act S. 1533 (113th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to end offshore tax abuses, to preserve our national defense and protect American families and businesses from devastating cuts, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to end offshore tax abuses, to preserve our national defense and protect American families and businesses from devastating cuts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Provide for a Sequester Replacement. S. 16 (113th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a sequester replacement. (by CRS)
Minimum Wage Fairness Act S. 1737 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as… More
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. (by CRS) Hide
Public Good IRA Rollover Act of 2013 S. 1772 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health in Schools Act of 2013 S. 195 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by CRS) Hide
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 S. 1992 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Minimum Wage Fairness Act S. 2223 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as… More
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. (by CRS) Hide
MEPS Act S. 2231 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Democracy Restoration Act of 2014 S. 2235 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to secure the Federal voting rights of persons when released from incarceration. (by CRS)
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 S. 2360 (113th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2014 S. 2572 (113th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act S. 308 (113th) BegichSupportNo
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief… More
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection. (by CRS) Hide
Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2013 S. 313 (113th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes. (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)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 S. 47 (113th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 S. 569 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act S. 631 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2013 S. 870 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by CRS) Hide
Bank on Students Loan Fairness Act S. 897 (113th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to prevent the doubling of the interest rate for Federal subsidized student loans for the 2013-2014 academic year by providing funds for such loans through the Federal Reserve System, to… More
A bill to prevent the doubling of the interest rate for Federal subsidized student loans for the 2013-2014 academic year by providing funds for such loans through the Federal Reserve System, to ensure that such loans are available at interest rates that are equivalent to the interest rates at which the Federal Government provides loans to banks through the discount window operated by the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 S. 954 (113th) StabenowOpposeNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2018. (by CRS)
School Social Workers Improving Student Success Act H.R. 1138 (112th) MooreSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grant program to fund additional school social workers and retain school social workers already employed in high-need local… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grant program to fund additional school social workers and retain school social workers already employed in high-need local educational agencies. (by CRS) Hide
Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1173 (112th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To repeal the CLASS program. (by CRS)
Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011 H.R. 1254 (112th) DentOpposeNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to place synthetic drugs in Schedule I. (by CRS)
Student Bill of Rights H.R. 1295 (112th) FattahSupportNo
To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act H.R. 1397 (112th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
To Repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. H.R. 141 (112th) KingOpposeNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS)
Revoke Excessive Policies That Encroach on American Liberties (REPEAL) Act H.R. 145 (112th) MackOpposeNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148) and related health-care provisions. (by CRS)
Middle Class Tax Cut Act H.R. 15 (112th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief to middle-class families. (by CRS)
CPRA H.R. 1734 (112th) DenhamOpposeNo
To decrease the deficit by realigning, consolidating, selling, disposing, and improving the efficiency of federal buildings and other civilian real property, and for other purposes. (by… More
To decrease the deficit by realigning, consolidating, selling, disposing, and improving the efficiency of federal buildings and other civilian real property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Reducing Barriers to Learning Act of 2011 H.R. 1995 (112th) LoebsackSupportNo
To establish an Office of Specialized Instructional Support in the Department of Education and to provide grants to State educational agencies to reduce barriers to learning. (by More
To establish an Office of Specialized Instructional Support in the Department of Education and to provide grants to State educational agencies to reduce barriers to learning. (by CRS) Hide
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
Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011 H.R. 2018 (112th) MicaOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water quality standards, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water quality standards, and for other purposes. (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
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2011 H.R. 2405 (112th) RogersSupportNo
To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to public health preparedness and countermeasure development, and for other… More
To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to public health preparedness and countermeasure development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2434 (112th) EmersonOpposeNo
Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, 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)
Youth Promise Act H.R. 2721 (112th) ScottSupportNo
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community… More
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community strength and resiliency to ensure that youth lead productive, safe, healthy, gang-free, and law-abiding lives. (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)
Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 3070 (112th) RehbergOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3078 (112th) CantorOpposeYes
To implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011 H.R. 313 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to clarify that persons who enter into a conspiracy within the United States to possess or traffic illegal controlled substances outside the United States, or… More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to clarify that persons who enter into a conspiracy within the United States to possess or traffic illegal controlled substances outside the United States, or engage in conduct within the United States to aid or abet drug trafficking outside the United States, may be criminally prosecuted in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2011 H.R. 32 (112th) BiggertSupportNo
To amend the definition of "homeless person" under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to include certain homeless children and youth. (by More
To amend the definition of "homeless person" under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to include certain homeless children and youth. (by CRS) Hide
Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2011 H.R. 3286 (112th) PingreeSupportNo
To promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2011 H.R. 3346 (112th) DoggettSupportNo
To amend title IV of the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the continuation of certain unemployment benefits, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title IV of the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the continuation of certain unemployment benefits, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act H.R. 3659 (112th) PaulsenSupportNo
To reauthorize the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To reauthorize the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Financing Act of 2012 H.R. 3864 (112th) CampOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend authorities relating to the Highway Trust Fund, to provide revenues for highway programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend authorities relating to the Highway Trust Fund, to provide revenues for highway programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Priorities in Education Spending Act H.R. 408 (112th) JordanOpposeNo
To reduce Federal spending by $2.5 trillion through fiscal year 2021. (by CRS)
Medicare Advantage Program Integrity Act of 2012 H.R. 4254 (112th) StarkSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to enhance Medicare Advantage program integrity. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4271 (112th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Retirement Security Act of 2012 H.R. 5727 (112th) DeLauroSupportNo
To rebuild the American middle class by creating jobs, investing in our future, building opportunity for working families, and restoring balance to the tax code. (by More
To rebuild the American middle class by creating jobs, investing in our future, building opportunity for working families, and restoring balance to the tax code. (by CRS) Hide
Public Lands Service Corps Act of 2011 H.R. 587 (112th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to expand the authorization of the Secretaries of Agriculture, Commerce, and the Interior to provide service opportunities for young Americans; help… More
To amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to expand the authorization of the Secretaries of Agriculture, Commerce, and the Interior to provide service opportunities for young Americans; help restore the nation's natural, cultural, historic, archaeological, recreational and scenic resources; train a new generation of public land managers and enthusiasts; and promote the value of public service. (by CRS) Hide
Repeal of Obamacare Act H.R. 6079 (112th) CantorOpposeNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 6429 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
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
Youth Corps Act of 2011 H.R. 711 (112th) HironoSupportNo
To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to provide for the establishment of Youth Corps programs and provide for wider dissemination of the Youth Corps model. (by More
To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to provide for the establishment of Youth Corps programs and provide for wider dissemination of the Youth Corps model. (by CRS) Hide
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampOpposeYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
NSP Termination Act H.R. 861 (112th) MillerOpposeNo
To rescind the third round of funding for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program and to terminate the program. (by CRS)
Work Opportunities and Revitalizing Our Communities Act H.R. 870 (112th) ConyersSupportNo
To establish the National Full Employment Trust Fund to create employment opportunities for the unemployed. (by CRS)
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011 H.R. 965 (112th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 H.R. 998 (112th) PolisSupportNo
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
State Child Welfare Innovation Act S. 1013 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to renew the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to approve demonstration projects designed to test innovative strategies in State child welfare programs. (by… More
A bill to renew the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to approve demonstration projects designed to test innovative strategies in State child welfare programs. (by CRS) Hide
Safe and Complete Streets Act of 2011 S. 1056 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to ensure that all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, are able to travel… More
A bill to ensure that all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, are able to travel safely and conveniently on and across federally funded streets and highways. (by CRS) Hide
Family Health Care Accessibility Act of 2011 S. 1059 (112th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for volunteer practitioners at health centers under section 330 of such Act. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for volunteer practitioners at health centers under section 330 of such Act. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Taxpayers in Transportation Asset Transfers Act S. 1230 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to secure public investments in transportation infrastructure. (by CRS)
Direct Care Job Quality Improvement Act of 2011 S. 1273 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act with regard to certain exemptions under that Act for direct care workers and to improve the systems for the collection and reporting of data relating to… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act with regard to certain exemptions under that Act for direct care workers and to improve the systems for the collection and reporting of data relating to the direct care workforce, and for other purposes. (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
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 S. 1340 (112th) LeeOpposeNo
A bill to cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to Require State Electronic Benefit Transfer Contracts to Treat Wireless Program Retail Food Stores in the Same Manner As Wired Program Retail Food Stores. S. 1593 (112th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require State electronic benefit transfer contracts to treat wireless program retail food stores in the same manner as wired program retail food… More
A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require State electronic benefit transfer contracts to treat wireless program retail food stores in the same manner as wired program retail food stores. (by CRS) Hide
United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act S. 1641 (112th) BaucusOpposeNo
A bill to implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. (by CRS)
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)
Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2011 S. 1773 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011 S. 1850 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to expand and improve opportunities for beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act Reauthorization of 2011 S. 1855 (112th) BurrSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize various programs under the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize various programs under the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Healthy Food Financing Initiative S. 1926 (112th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1994 to establish in the Department of Agriculture a Healthy Food Financing Initiative. (by More
A bill to amend the Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1994 to establish in the Department of Agriculture a Healthy Food Financing Initiative. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Elder Protection and Abuse Prevention Act S. 2077 (112th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize Federal assistance to State adult protective services programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize Federal assistance to State adult protective services programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Real Property Asset Management Reform Act of 2012 S. 2178 (112th) CarperOpposeNo
A bill to require the Federal Government to expedite the sale of underutilized Federal real property. (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)
Responsible Homeowners Refinancing Act of 2012 S. 3085 (112th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to provide for the expansion of affordable refinancing of mortgages held by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. (by More
A bill to provide for the expansion of affordable refinancing of mortgages held by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. (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)
Medicare Mental Health Inpatient Equity Act S. 374 (112th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Prescribe A Book Act S. 393 (112th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to aid and support pediatric involvement in reading and education. (by CRS)
National Office for Social Work Research Act S. 41 (112th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of a National Office for Social Work Research. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of a National Office for Social Work Research. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthen Social Work Workforce Act of 2011 S. 42 (112th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to ensure that social work students or social work schools are eligible for support under certain programs that would assist individuals in… More
A bill to amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to ensure that social work students or social work schools are eligible for support under certain programs that would assist individuals in pursuing health careers or for grants for training projects in geriatrics, and to establish a social work training program. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting State Systems of Early Learning Act S. 470 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to establish an Early Learning Challenge Fund to support States in building and strengthening systems of high-quality early learning and development programs and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to establish an Early Learning Challenge Fund to support States in building and strengthening systems of high-quality early learning and development programs and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 555 (112th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Educational Success for Children and Youth Without Homes Act of 2011 S. 571 (112th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to amend subtitle B of title VII of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to provide education for homeless children and youths, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend subtitle B of title VII of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to provide education for homeless children and youths, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Dorothy I. Height and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Social Work Reinvestment Act S. 584 (112th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy issues associated with recruitment,… More
A bill to establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy issues associated with recruitment, retention, research, and reinvestment in the profession of social work, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2011 S. 585 (112th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Community Schools Act of 2011 S. 616 (112th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to support the community schools model. (by CRS)
Every Student Counts Act S. 767 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to improve the calculation of, the reporting of, and the accountability for, secondary school graduation rates. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 811 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
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
Financial Literacy for Students Act of 2011 S. 853 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to provide for financial literacy education. (by CRS)
Urban Jobs Act of 2011 S. 922 (112th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to authorize the Secretary of Labor to provide grants for Urban Jobs Programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to authorize the Secretary of Labor to provide grants for Urban Jobs Programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
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
Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2009 H.R. 1237 (111th) SánchezSupportNo
To amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Patent Reform Act of 2009 H.R. 1260 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009 H.R. 1327 (111th) FrankSupportNo
To authorize State and local governments to direct divestiture from, and prevent investment in, companies with investments of $20,000,000 or more in Iran's energy sector, and for other purposes.… More
To authorize State and local governments to direct divestiture from, and prevent investment in, companies with investments of $20,000,000 or more in Iran's energy sector, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Increased Student Achievement Through Increased Student Support Act H.R. 1361 (111th) TownsSupportNo
To increase the recruitment and retention of school counselors, school social workers, and school psychologists by low-income local educational agencies. (by More
To increase the recruitment and retention of school counselors, school social workers, and school psychologists by low-income local educational agencies. (by CRS) Hide
District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009 H.R. 157 (111th) NortonSupportNo
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom's Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act H.R. 20 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Public Health Emergency Response Act of 2009 H.R. 2231 (111th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act H.R. 2460 (111th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness in Cocaine Sentencing Act of 2009 H.R. 3245 (111th) ScottSupportNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act regarding penalties for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act regarding penalties for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wakefield Act H.R. 479 (111th) MathesonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by CRS) Hide
Weekends Without Hunger Act H.R. 5012 (111th) TitusSupportNo
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a weekend and holiday feeding program to provide nutritious food to at-risk school children on weekends and during extended… More
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a weekend and holiday feeding program to provide nutritious food to at-risk school children on weekends and during extended school holidays during the school year. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Tax Act of 2009 H.R. 598 (111th) RangelSupportNo
To provide for a portion of the economic recovery package relating to revenue measures, unemployment, and health. (by CRS)
Healthy Families Act S. 1152 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Assistance for Unemployed Workers Extension Act S. 1647 (111th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to provide for additional emergency unemployment compensation, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Child Welfare Workforce Improvement Act S. 2837 (111th) LincolnSupportNo
A bill to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to examine and improve the child welfare workforce, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to examine and improve the child welfare workforce, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wakefield Act S. 408 (111th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act S. 512 (111th) MartinezSupportNo
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9, United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Increased Student Achievement Through Increased Student Support Act S. 538 (111th) LincolnSupportNo
A bill to increase the recruitment and retention of school counselors, school social workers, and school psychologists by low-income local educational agencies. (by More
A bill to increase the recruitment and retention of school counselors, school social workers, and school psychologists by low-income local educational agencies. (by CRS) Hide
21st Century Cancer ALERT (Access to Life-Saving Early Detection, Research and Treatment) Act S. 717 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to modernize cancer research, increase access to preventative cancer services, provide cancer treatment and survivorship initiatives, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to modernize cancer research, increase access to preventative cancer services, provide cancer treatment and survivorship initiatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Public Health Emergency Response Act of 2009 S. 957 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by CRS) Hide
Alzheimer's Treatment and Caregiver Support Act H.R. 1032 (110th) WatersSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for treatment and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for treatment and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families. (by CRS) Hide
Paycheck Fairness Act H.R. 1338 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
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
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
Medicaid Foster Care Coverage Act of 2007 H.R. 1376 (110th) CardozaSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to establish independent foster care adolescents as a mandatory category (and not an optional category) of individuals for coverage under State Medicaid… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to establish independent foster care adolescents as a mandatory category (and not an optional category) of individuals for coverage under State Medicaid programs. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1542 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to Reauthorize the Mcgovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 1616 (110th) McGovernSupportNo
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Homeless Veterans Housing at Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center Promotion Act H.R. 1642 (110th) ShermanOpposeNo
The Homeless Veterans Housing at Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center Promotion Act authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into an enhanced-use lease for a homeless housing project at the… More
The Homeless Veterans Housing at Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center Promotion Act authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into an enhanced-use lease for a homeless housing project at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facility known as the Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Aging Act of 2007 H.R. 1669 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American National Red Cross Governance Modernization Act of 2007 H.R. 1681 (110th) LantosSupportYes
To amend the Congressional Charter of The American National Red Cross to modernize its governance structure, to enhance the ability of the board of governors of The American National Red Cross to… More
To amend the Congressional Charter of The American National Red Cross to modernize its governance structure, to enhance the ability of the board of governors of The American National Red Cross to support the critical mission of The American National Red Cross in the 21st century, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
All Healthy Children Act of 2007 H.R. 1688 (110th) ScottSupportNo
This bill amends the Social Security Act to provide health coverage for children and pregnant women under Medicaid and SCHIP into a new program. (by More
This bill amends the Social Security Act to provide health coverage for children and pregnant women under Medicaid and SCHIP into a new program. (by CRS) Hide
Protection Against Transmission of HIV for Women and Youth Act of 2007 H.R. 1713 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in… More
To require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in countries for which the United States provides assistance to combat HIV/AIDS, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Elder Justice Act H.R. 1783 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute… More
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 H.R. 2 (110th) MillerSupportNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage. (by CRS)
Fair Pay Act of 2007 H.R. 2019 (110th) NortonSupportNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages on account of sex, race, or national origin, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages on account of sex, race, or national origin, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Teri Zenner Social Worker Safety Act H.R. 2165 (110th) MooreSupportNo
To establish a grant program to assist in the provision of safety measures to protect social workers and other professionals who work with at-risk populations. (by More
To establish a grant program to assist in the provision of safety measures to protect social workers and other professionals who work with at-risk populations. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Complex Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Act of 2007 H.R. 2231 (110th) AllenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt complex rehabilitation products and assistive technology products from the Medicare competitive acquisition program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt complex rehabilitation products and assistive technology products from the Medicare competitive acquisition program. (by CRS) Hide
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2007 H.R. 2260 (110th) SullivanOpposeNo
To prohibit misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of certain health care providers.… More
To prohibit misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of certain health care providers. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
College Cost Reduction and Access Act H.R. 2669 (110th) MillerSupportYes
To provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 601 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008. (by CRS)
National Pain Care Policy Act of 2008 H.R. 2994 (110th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to pain care. (by CRS)
Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 3162 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and… More
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and the CHIP program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Homes for Heroes Act of 2008 H.R. 3329 (110th) GreenSupportNo
To provide housing assistance for very low-income veterans. (by CRS)
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 H.R. 3963 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Opportunity Act H.R. 4137 (110th) MillerSupportYes
To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 H.R. 5876 (110th) MillerSupportNo
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 (by CRS)
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 H.R. 6331 (110th) RangelSupportYes
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance… More
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 H.R. 6983 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in… More
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Job Creation and Unemployment Relief Act of 2008 H.R. 7110 (110th) ObeySupportNo
Making supplemental appropriations for job creation and preservation, infrastructure investment, and economic and energy assistance for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other… More
Making supplemental appropriations for job creation and preservation, infrastructure investment, and economic and energy assistance for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Homeless Emergency Assistance and Rapid Transition to Housing Act of 2008 H.R. 840 (110th) CarsonSupportNo
To amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to consolidate the housing assistance programs for homeless persons under title IV of such Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to consolidate the housing assistance programs for homeless persons under title IV of such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Matthew Shepard Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 S. 1105 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, 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
Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 S. 2 (110th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage. (by CRS)
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2008 S. 3155 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Warm in Winter and Cool in Summer Act S. 3186 (110th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to provide funding for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. (by CRS)
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2007 S. 358 (110th) SnoweSupportNo
A bill to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment. (by CRS)
Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act Amendments of 2007 S. 398 (110th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act to identify and remove barriers to reducing child abuse, to provide for examinations of certain children, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act to identify and remove barriers to reducing child abuse, to provide for examinations of certain children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Gang Abatement and Prevention Act of 2007 S. 456 (110th) FeinsteinSplitNo
This bill would enact a number of reforms to reduce gang violence, including increasing funding for anti-gang programs and police technologies, stiffening penalties, and establishing new crimes.… More
This bill would enact a number of reforms to reduce gang violence, including increasing funding for anti-gang programs and police technologies, stiffening penalties, and establishing new crimes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Patient Access to Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals Act of 2007 S. 543 (110th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to improve Medicare beneficiary access by extending the 60 percent compliance threshold used to determine whether a hospital or unit of a hospital is an inpatient rehabilitation facility under… More
A bill to improve Medicare beneficiary access by extending the 60 percent compliance threshold used to determine whether a hospital or unit of a hospital is an inpatient rehabilitation facility under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health Parity Act of 2007 S. 558 (110th) DomeniciSupportNo
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by More
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
American National Red Cross Governance Modernization Act of 2007 S. 655 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend the Congressional Charter of The American National Red Cross to modernize its governance structure, to enhance the ability of the board of governors of The American National Red Cross… More
A bill to amend the Congressional Charter of The American National Red Cross to modernize its governance structure, to enhance the ability of the board of governors of The American National Red Cross to support the critical mission of The American Red Cross in the 21st century, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Aging Act of 2007 S. 982 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide