Consumer groups (Consumer and Product Safety related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Detergent Poisoning And Child Safety Act of 2015 H.R. 1139 (114th) SpeierSupportNo
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to establish a consumer product safety standard for liquid detergent packets to protect children under the age of five from injury or illness, and… More
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to establish a consumer product safety standard for liquid detergent packets to protect children under the age of five from injury or illness, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2015 H.R. 26 (114th) NeugebauerOpposeYes
To extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by More
To extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act H.R. 601 (114th) LuetkemeyerOpposeNo
To amend the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act to provide an exception to the annual privacy notice requirement. (by CRS)
Email Privacy Act H.R. 699 (114th) YoderSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy… More
To amend title 18, United States Code, to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy interests while meeting law enforcement needs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Helping Effective Antibiotics Last Act of 2015 H.R. 931 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a well-defined population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial resistance to drugs and… More
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a well-defined population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial resistance to drugs and biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015 S. 1 (114th) HoevenOpposeNo
A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 S. 142 (114th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Food Act of 2015 S. 287 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to establish the Food Safety Administration to protect the public health by preventing foodborne illness, ensuring the safety of food, improving research on contaminants leading to foodborne… More
A bill to establish the Food Safety Administration to protect the public health by preventing foodborne illness, ensuring the safety of food, improving research on contaminants leading to foodborne illness, and improving security of food from international contamination, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act of 2015 S. 356 (114th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to improve the provisions relating to the privacy of electronic communications. (by CRS)
Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act of 2015 S. 668 (114th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to require data brokers to establish procedures to ensure the accuracy of collected personal information, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to require data brokers to establish procedures to ensure the accuracy of collected personal information, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2013 H.R. 1385 (113th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Broadband Adoption Act of 2013 H.R. 1685 (113th) MatsuiSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to reform and modernize the Universal Service Fund Lifeline Assistance Program. (by CRS)
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2013 H.R. 1844 (113th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Email Privacy Act H.R. 1852 (113th) YoderSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy… More
To amend title 18, United States Code, to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy interests while meeting law enforcement needs, and for other purposes. (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
APPS Act of 2013 H.R. 1913 (113th) JohnsonSupportNo
To provide for greater transparency in and user control over the treatment of data collected by mobile applications and to enhance the security of such data. (by More
To provide for greater transparency in and user control over the treatment of data collected by mobile applications and to enhance the security of such data. (by CRS) Hide
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2013 H.R. 2248 (113th) MarkeySupportNo
To ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Responsible Consumer Financial Protection Regulations Act of 2013 H.R. 2446 (113th) BachusOpposeNo
To replace the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection with a five person Commission. (by CRS)
Consumer Right to Financial Privacy Act of 2013 H.R. 2571 (113th) DuffyOpposeNo
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to require the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to notify and obtain permission from consumers before collecting… More
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to require the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to notify and obtain permission from consumers before collecting nonpublic personal information about such consumers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 2637 (113th) FoxxOpposeNo
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
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
Helping Expand Lending Practices in Rural Communities Act H.R. 2672 (113th) BarrOpposeNo
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to provide for an application process for interested parties to apply for an area to be designated as a rural area, and for… More
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to provide for an application process for interested parties to apply for an area to be designated as a rural area, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Investor Choice Act of 2013 H.R. 2998 (113th) EllisonSupportNo
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit mandatory pre-dispute arbitration agreements, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit mandatory pre-dispute arbitration agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to Provide Consumers with a Free Annual Disclosure of Information the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Maintains on Them, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 3183 (113th) WestmorelandOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to provide consumers with a free annual disclosure of information the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection maintains on them, and for other… More
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to provide consumers with a free annual disclosure of information the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection maintains on them, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Drug Supply Chain Security Act H.R. 3204 (113th) UptonOpposeYes
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
CFPB Slush Fund Elimination Act of 2013 H.R. 3389 (113th) CapitoOpposeNo
To repeal the Consumer Financial Civil Penalty Fund and to deposit existing amounts in such Fund into the Treasury, and for other purposes. (by More
To repeal the Consumer Financial Civil Penalty Fund and to deposit existing amounts in such Fund into the Treasury, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Accountability and Transparency Act of 2013 H.R. 3519 (113th) NeugebauerOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to make the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection an independent agency. (by More
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to make the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection an independent agency. (by CRS) Hide
Anti-Spoofing Act of 2014 H.R. 3670 (113th) MengSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to expand and clarify the prohibition on provision of inaccurate caller identification information, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to expand and clarify the prohibition on provision of inaccurate caller identification information, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Video Consumers Have Options in Choosing Entertainment Act of 2013 H.R. 3719 (113th) EshooSupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to facilitate retransmission consent negotiations between television broadcast stations and multichannel video programming distributors, to provide greater… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to facilitate retransmission consent negotiations between television broadcast stations and multichannel video programming distributors, to provide greater subscriber choice in cable service tiers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transparent Airfares Act of 2014 H.R. 4156 (113th) ShusterOpposeNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow advertisements and solicitations for passenger air transportation to state the base airfare of the transportation, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow advertisements and solicitations for passenger air transportation to state the base airfare of the transportation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau Advisory Commission Transparency Act H.R. 4262 (113th) DuffyOpposeNo
To apply the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. (by CRS)
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Small Business Advisory Board Act H.R. 4383 (113th) PittengerOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to establish a Small Business Advisory Board, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to establish a Small Business Advisory Board, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Futures Customer Protection Act H.R. 4413 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and… More
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end users manage risks to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Dangerous Products Warning Act H.R. 4451 (113th) ConyersSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for the protection of the general public, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Bureau Research Transparency Act H.R. 4539 (113th) FitzpatrickOpposeNo
To require the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, when issuing a research paper, to include all studies, data, and other analyses on which the paper was based. (by More
To require the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, when issuing a research paper, to include all studies, data, and other analyses on which the paper was based. (by CRS) Hide
CFPB Data Collection Security Act H.R. 4604 (113th) WestmorelandOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to create a consumer opt-out list for data collected by the Bureau, to put time limits on data held by the Bureau, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to create a consumer opt-out list for data collected by the Bureau, to put time limits on data held by the Bureau, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau Advisory Opinion Act H.R. 4662 (113th) PoseyOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to establish an advisory opinion process for the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to establish an advisory opinion process for the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau Guidance Transparency Act H.R. 4684 (113th) StutzmanOpposeNo
To provide for a notice and comment period before the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection issues guidance, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for a notice and comment period before the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection issues guidance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Judiciary Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 5016 (113th) CrenshawOpposeNo
Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, 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)
Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act H.R. 5403 (113th) StutzmanOpposeNo
To nullify certain guidance of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection and to provide requirements for guidance issued by the Bureau with respect to indirect auto lending. (by More
To nullify certain guidance of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection and to provide requirements for guidance issued by the Bureau with respect to indirect auto lending. (by CRS) Hide
Facilitating Access to Credit Act of 2014 H.R. 5446 (113th) RoyceOpposeNo
To amend the Credit Repair Organizations Act to exempt certain consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014 H.R. 5728 (113th) UptonOpposeYes
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of signals of television broadcast stations, and for other… More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of signals of television broadcast stations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Consumer Choice in Online Video Act S. 1680 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to increase consumer choice and competition in the online video programming distribution marketplace, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to increase consumer choice and competition in the online video programming distribution marketplace, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2014 S. 1926 (113th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 and to reform the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers, and for… More
A bill to delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 and to reform the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Smartphone Theft Prevention Act S. 2032 (113th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to require mobile service providers and mobile device manufacturers to give consumers the ability to remotely delete data from mobile devices and render such devices inoperable. (by… More
A bill to require mobile service providers and mobile device manufacturers to give consumers the ability to remotely delete data from mobile devices and render such devices inoperable. (by CRS) Hide
Transparency in Assertion of Patents Act S. 2049 (113th) McCaskillSupportNo
A bill to curb unfair and deceptive practices during assertion of patents, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Location Privacy Protection Act of 2014 S. 2171 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to address voluntary location tracking of electronic communications devices, and for other purposes. (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)
A Bill to Establish Criminal Penalties for Failing to Inform and Warn of Serious Dangers. S. 2615 (113th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to establish criminal penalties for failing to inform and warn of serious dangers. (by CRS)
Do-Not-Track Online Act of 2013 S. 418 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of personal information obtained by tracking the online activity of an individual, and for… More
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of personal information obtained by tracking the online activity of an individual, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act of 2013 S. 607 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to improve the provisions relating to the privacy of electronic communications. (by CRS)
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2013 S. 878 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act of 2013 S. 921 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend chapter 301 of title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the rental of motor vehicles that contain a defect related to motor vehicle safety, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend chapter 301 of title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the rental of motor vehicles that contain a defect related to motor vehicle safety, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Responsible Consumer Financial Protection Regulations Act of 2011 H.R. 1121 (112th) BachusOpposeNo
To replace the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection with a five person Commission. (by CRS)
Access to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2011 H.R. 1206 (112th) RogersOpposeNo
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by More
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by CRS) Hide
FHA Refinance Program Termination Act H.R. 1315 (112th) DuffyOpposeNo
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to strengthen the review authority of the Financial Stability Oversight Council of regulations issued by the Bureau of Consumer… More
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to strengthen the review authority of the Financial Stability Oversight Council of regulations issued by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, to rescind the unobligated funding for the FHA Refinance Program and to terminate the program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer Rental Purchase Agreement Act H.R. 1588 (112th) CansecoOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to assure meaningful disclosures of the terms of rental-purchase agreements, including disclosures of all costs to consumers under such agreements, to… More
To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to assure meaningful disclosures of the terms of rental-purchase agreements, including disclosures of all costs to consumers under such agreements, to provide certain substantive rights to consumers under such agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Do Not Track Kids Act of 2011 H.R. 1895 (112th) MarkeySupportNo
To amend the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to extend, enhance, and revise the provisions relating to collection, use, and disclosure of personal information of children and to… More
To amend the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to extend, enhance, and revise the provisions relating to collection, use, and disclosure of personal information of children and to establish certain other protections for personal information of children and minors. (by CRS) Hide
Next Generation Wireless Disclosure Act H.R. 2281 (112th) EshooSupportNo
To require accurate disclosures to consumers of the terms and conditions of 4G service and other advanced wireless mobile broadband service. (by More
To require accurate disclosures to consumers of the terms and conditions of 4G service and other advanced wireless mobile broadband service. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011 H.R. 2359 (112th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Video Privacy Protection Act Amendments Act of 2012 H.R. 2471 (112th) GoodlatteSplitNo
To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain a consumer's informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be… More
To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain a consumer's informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be obtained through the Internet. (by CRS) Hide
Sewage Sludge in Food Production Consumer Notification Act H.R. 254 (112th) SerranoSupportNo
To amend the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the egg, meat, and poultry inspection laws to ensure that consumers receive notification regarding food products produced from crops, livestock, or… More
To amend the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the egg, meat, and poultry inspection laws to ensure that consumers receive notification regarding food products produced from crops, livestock, or poultry raised on land on which sewage sludge was applied. (by CRS) Hide
Secure and Fortify Electronic Data Act H.R. 2577 (112th) Bono MackSupportNo
To protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach.… More
To protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach. (by CRS) Hide
Mobile Informational Call Act of 2011 H.R. 3035 (112th) TerryOpposeNo
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) SmithSplitNo
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
Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2012 H.R. 3309 (112th) WaldenOpposeNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission. (by More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for greater transparency and efficiency in the procedures followed by the Federal Communications Commission. (by CRS) Hide
OPEN Act H.R. 3782 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to address unfair trade practices relating to infringement of copyrights and trademarks by certain Internet sites, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to address unfair trade practices relating to infringement of copyrights and trademarks by certain Internet sites, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012 H.R. 4348 (112th) MicaOpposeYes
Amended during conference: "An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes." (by More
Amended during conference: "An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes." (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to Limit the Fee Disclosure Requirement for an Automatic Teller Machine to the Screen of That Machine. H.R. 4367 (112th) LuetkemeyerOpposeYes
To amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to limit the fee disclosure requirement for an automatic teller machine to the screen of that machine. (by More
To amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to limit the fee disclosure requirement for an automatic teller machine to the screen of that machine. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Safety and Drug Labeling Improvement Act H.R. 4384 (112th) Van HollenSupportNo
To permit manufacturers of generic drugs to provide additional warnings with respect to such drugs in the same manner that the Food and Drug Administration allows brand names to do so. (by… More
To permit manufacturers of generic drugs to provide additional warnings with respect to such drugs in the same manner that the Food and Drug Administration allows brand names to do so. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2012 H.R. 5 (112th) GingreyOpposeNo
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by More
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by CRS) Hide
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
Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act H.R. 5817 (112th) LuetkemeyerOpposeNo
To amend the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act to provide an exception to the annual privacy notice requirement. (by CRS)
Electronic Communications Privacy Act Modernization Act of 2012 H.R. 6339 (112th) NadlerSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, regarding access to stored communications and customer records, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 18, United States Code, regarding access to stored communications and customer records, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Credit Access and Inclusion Act H.R. 6363 (112th) RenacciOpposeNo
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting positive consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies by public utility companies, and for other… More
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting positive consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies by public utility companies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Do Not Track Me Online Act H.R. 654 (112th) SpeierSupportNo
To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of information obtained by tracking the Internet activity of an individual, and for other purposes.… More
To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of information obtained by tracking the Internet activity of an individual, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 H.R. 658 (112th) MicaSupportYes
To amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2011 through 2014, to streamline programs, create efficiencies, reduce… More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2011 through 2014, to streamline programs, create efficiencies, reduce waste, and improve aviation safety and capacity, to provide stable funding for the national aviation system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Verifying Authority and Legality In Drug Compounding Act of 2012 H.R. 6584 (112th) MarkeySupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the compounding of drug products. (by CRS)
Equitable Treatment of Investors Act H.R. 757 (112th) GarrettSupportNo
To amend the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to confirm that a customer's net equity claim is based on the customer's last statement and that certain recoveries are prohibited,… More
To amend the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to confirm that a customer's net equity claim is based on the customer's last statement and that certain recoveries are prohibited, to change how trustees are appointed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2011 S. 1000 (112th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Button Cell Battery Safety Act of 2011 S. 1165 (112th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to protect children and other consumers against hazards associated with the accidental ingestion of button cell batteries by requiring the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate… More
A bill to protect children and other consumers against hazards associated with the accidental ingestion of button cell batteries by requiring the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate consumer product safety standards to require child-resistant closures on remote controls and other consumer products that use such batteries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Withholding Tax Relief Act of 2011 S. 1720 (112th) McCainOpposeNo
A bill to provide American jobs through economic growth. (by CRS)
Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Online Pharmacy Safety Act S. 2002 (112th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of Internet pharmacies. (by CRS)
Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2012 S. 2068 (112th) LandrieuOpposeNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Safe Medical Devices for Patients S. 2193 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to include devices in the postmarket risk identification and analysis system, to expedite the implementation of the unique device identification… More
A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to include devices in the postmarket risk identification and analysis system, to expedite the implementation of the unique device identification system for medical devices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Volunteer Pilot Protection Act of 2011 S. 223 (112th) RockefellerOpposeNo
A bill to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide modernization of the air traffic control… More
A bill to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2012 S. 2288 (112th) LandrieuOpposeNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by CRS) Hide
Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments of 2012 S. 2516 (112th) HarkinOpposeNo
An original bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic… More
An original bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012 S. 3187 (112th) HarkinSupportYes
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Sports Athletic Equipment Safety Act S. 601 (112th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Responsible Consumer Financial Protection Regulations Act of 2011 S. 737 (112th) MoranOpposeNo
A bill to replace the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection with a 5-person Commission, to bring the Bureau into the regular appropriations process, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to replace the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection with a 5-person Commission, to bring the Bureau into the regular appropriations process, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011 S. 799 (112th) KerrySplitNo
A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Do-Not-Track Online Act of 2011 S. 913 (112th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of personal information obtained by tracking the online activity of an individual, and for… More
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe regulations regarding the collection and use of personal information obtained by tracking the online activity of an individual, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
PROTECT IP Act of 2011 S. 968 (112th) LeahySplitNo
A bill to prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2009 H.R. 1020 (111th) JohnsonSupportNo
(By CRS) Arbitration Fairness Act of 2009 - Declares that no predispute arbitration agreement shall be valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of: (1) an employment, consumer, or franchise… More
(By CRS) Arbitration Fairness Act of 2009 - Declares that no predispute arbitration agreement shall be valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of: (1) an employment, consumer, or franchise dispute, or (2) a dispute arising under any statute intended to protect civil rights. Declares, further, that the validity or enforceability of an agreement to arbitrate shall be determined by a court, under federal law, rather than an arbitrator, irrespective of whether the party resisting arbitration challenges the arbitration agreement specifically or in conjunction with other terms of the contract containing such agreement. Exempts from this Act arbitration provisions in collective bargaining agreements. (by CRS) Hide
Payday Loan Reform Act of 2009 H.R. 1214 (111th) GutiérrezOpposeNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish additional payday loan disclosure requirements and other protections for consumers, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish additional payday loan disclosure requirements and other protections for consumers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Device Safety Act of 2009 H.R. 1346 (111th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by CRS) Hide
Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act H.R. 1728 (111th) MillerOpposeNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to provide certain minimum standards for consumer mortgage loans, and for other… More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to provide certain minimum standards for consumer mortgage loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer Credit and Debt Protection Act H.R. 2309 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide authority to the Federal Trade Commission to expedite rulemakings concerning consumer credit or debt and to direct the Commission to examine and promulgate rules with regard to debt… More
To provide authority to the Federal Trade Commission to expedite rulemakings concerning consumer credit or debt and to direct the Commission to examine and promulgate rules with regard to debt settlement and automobile sales, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 H.R. 2454 (111th) WaxmanOpposeNo
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by More
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by CRS) Hide
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act H.R. 2751 (111th) SuttonSupportYes
An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply. (by CRS)
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellSupportNo
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Freedom Preservation Act of 2009 H.R. 3458 (111th) MarkeySupportNo
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish a national broadband policy, safeguard consumer rights, spur investment and innovation, and for related purposes. (by More
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish a national broadband policy, safeguard consumer rights, spur investment and innovation, and for related purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expedited CARD Reform for Consumers Act of 2009 H.R. 3639 (111th) MaloneySupportNo
This bill proposes to expedite the effective date of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 to December 1, 2009. (by More
This bill proposes to expedite the effective date of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 to December 1, 2009. (by CRS) Hide
Overdraft Protection Act of 2009 H.R. 3904 (111th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Calling Card Consumer Protection Act H.R. 3993 (111th) EngelSupportNo
This bill targets the widespread practices of calling card companies, including hidden fees, hang-up fees and destination surcharges, that greatly reduce the value of the card. These fees and charges… More
This bill targets the widespread practices of calling card companies, including hidden fees, hang-up fees and destination surcharges, that greatly reduce the value of the card. These fees and charges are often concealed by false or deceptive advertising. (by CRS) Hide
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act H.R. 4173 (111th) FrankSupportYes
A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American… More
A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Guarantee of a Legitimate Deal Act of 2010 H.R. 4501 (111th) WeinerSupportNo
To require certain return policies from businesses that purchase precious metals from consumers and solicit such transactions through an Internet website. (by More
To require certain return policies from businesses that purchase precious metals from consumers and solicit such transactions through an Internet website. (by CRS) Hide
Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2010 H.R. 4678 (111th) SuttonSupportNo
To require foreign manufacturers of products imported into the United States to establish registered agents in the United States who are authorized to accept service of process against such… More
To require foreign manufacturers of products imported into the United States to establish registered agents in the United States who are authorized to accept service of process against such manufacturers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Accelerated Retirement of Inefficient Vehicles Act of 2009 H.R. 520 (111th) IsraelSupportNo
To accelerate motor fuel savings nationwide and provide incentives to registered owners of high fuel consumption automobiles to replace such automobiles with fuel efficient automobiles or public… More
To accelerate motor fuel savings nationwide and provide incentives to registered owners of high fuel consumption automobiles to replace such automobiles with fuel efficient automobiles or public transportation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2009 S. 1606 (111th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to require foreign manufacturers of products imported into the United States to establish registered agents in the United States who are authorized to accept service of process against such… More
A bill to require foreign manufacturers of products imported into the United States to establish registered agents in the United States who are authorized to accept service of process against such manufacturers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FAIR Overdraft Coverage Act S. 1799 (111th) DoddSupportNo
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act, to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act, to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expedited CARD Reform for Consumers Act of 2009 S. 1833 (111th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 to establish an earlier effective date for various consumer protections, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 to establish an earlier effective date for various consumer protections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Accelerated Retirement of Inefficient Vehicles Act of 2009 S. 247 (111th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to accelerate motor fuel savings nationwide and provide incentives to registered owners of high fuel consumption automobiles to replace such automobiles with fuel efficient automobiles or… More
A bill to accelerate motor fuel savings nationwide and provide incentives to registered owners of high fuel consumption automobiles to replace such automobiles with fuel efficient automobiles or public transportation. (by CRS) Hide
Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2010 S. 3302 (111th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish new automobile safety standards, make better motor vehicle safety information available to the National Highway Traffic Safety… More
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish new automobile safety standards, make better motor vehicle safety information available to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the public, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
DTV Delay Act S. 352 (111th) RockefellerSupportYes
A bill to postpone the DTV transition date. (by CRS)
Medical Device Safety Act of 2009 S. 540 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by CRS) Hide
Prepaid Calling Card Consumer Protection Act of 2009 S. 562 (111th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to require accurate and reasonable disclosure of the terms and conditions of prepaid telephone calling cards and services, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to require accurate and reasonable disclosure of the terms and conditions of prepaid telephone calling cards and services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2009 S. 593 (111th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
To Amend the Public Health Service Act to Provide for the Licensing of Comparable and Interchangeable Biological Products, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 1038 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Food Act of 2007 H.R. 1148 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
To establish the Food Safety Administration to protect the public health by preventing food-borne illness, ensuring the safety of food, improving research on contaminants leading to food-borne… More
To establish the Food Safety Administration to protect the public health by preventing food-borne illness, ensuring the safety of food, improving research on contaminants leading to food-borne illness, and improving security of food from intentional contamination, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SAFE Drug Act H.R. 1165 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish additional authorities to ensure the safe and effective use of drugs, to establish whistleblower protections for certain individuals,… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish additional authorities to ensure the safe and effective use of drugs, to establish whistleblower protections for certain individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Hospitals Act of 2007 H.R. 1174 (110th) MurphySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require public reporting of health care-associated infections data by hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers and to permit the Secretary of… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require public reporting of health care-associated infections data by hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers and to permit the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a pilot program to provide incentives to hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers to eliminate the rate of occurrence of such infections. (by CRS) Hide
Cameron Gulbransen Kids Transportation Safety Act of 2007 H.R. 1216 (110th) SchakowskySupportYes
To direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to reduce the incidence of child injury and death occurring inside or outside of light motor vehicles, and for other purposes. (by… More
To direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to reduce the incidence of child injury and death occurring inside or outside of light motor vehicles, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Airline Passenger Bill of Rights Act of 2007 H.R. 1303 (110th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to improve air carrier passenger services. (by CRS)
Consumer Fairness Act of 2007 H.R. 1443 (110th) GutiérrezSupportNo
To treat arbitration clauses which are unilaterally imposed on consumers as an unfair and deceptive trade practice and prohibit their use in consumer transactions, and for other purposes. (by… More
To treat arbitration clauses which are unilaterally imposed on consumers as an unfair and deceptive trade practice and prohibit their use in consumer transactions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Health Insurance Act H.R. 15 (110th) DingellOpposeNo
To provide a program of national health insurance, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Credit Card Repayment Act of 2007 H.R. 1510 (110th) PriceSupportNo
To require enhanced disclosure to consumers regarding the consequences of making only minimum required payments in the repayment of credit card debt, and for other purposes. (by More
To require enhanced disclosure to consumers regarding the consequences of making only minimum required payments in the repayment of credit card debt, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enhancing Drug Safety and Innovation Act of 2007 H.R. 1561 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve drug safety and oversight, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve drug safety and oversight, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Infant and Toddler Durable Product Safety Act H.R. 1698 (110th) SchakowskySupportNo
To direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a consumer product safety standard for each durable infant or toddler product, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a consumer product safety standard for each durable infant or toddler product, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Danny Keysar Child Product Safety Notification Act H.R. 1699 (110th) SchakowskySupportNo
To direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission to require certain manufacturers to provide consumer product registration forms to facilitate recalls of durable infant and toddler products.… More
To direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission to require certain manufacturers to provide consumer product registration forms to facilitate recalls of durable infant and toddler products. (by CRS) Hide
Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act H.R. 1721 (110th) Wasserman SchultzSupportNo
To increase the safety of swimming pools and spas by requiring the use of proper anti-entrapment drain covers and pool and spa drainage systems, by establishing a swimming pool safety grant program… More
To increase the safety of swimming pools and spas by requiring the use of proper anti-entrapment drain covers and pool and spa drainage systems, by establishing a swimming pool safety grant program administered by the Consumer Product Safety Commission to encourage States to improve their pool and spa safety laws and to educate the public about pool and spa safety, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Choking Hazard Awareness Act H.R. 1893 (110th) LoweySupportNo
To amend the Federal Hazardous Substances Act to require the inclusion of warning labels on Internet and catalogue advertising of certain toys and games. (by More
To amend the Federal Hazardous Substances Act to require the inclusion of warning labels on Internet and catalogue advertising of certain toys and games. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Consumer Access to Generic Drugs Act of 2007 H.R. 1902 (110th) RushSupportNo
To prohibit brand name drug companies from compensating generic drug companies to delay the entry of a generic drug into the market, and for other purposes. (by More
To prohibit brand name drug companies from compensating generic drug companies to delay the entry of a generic drug into the market, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Federalism in Banking Act H.R. 1996 (110th) GutiérrezSupportNo
To clarify the applicability of State law to national banks and Federal savings associations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Railroad Competition and Service Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 2125 (110th) OberstarSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for… More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for challenging rate and service disputes. (by CRS) Hide
Universal Default Prohibition Act of 2007 H.R. 2146 (110th) EllisonSupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit universal defaults on credit card accounts, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Product Safety Civil Penalties Improvement Act H.R. 2474 (110th) RushSupportNo
This bill would increase the civil penalty limit for violating the Consumer Product Safety Act. (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)
Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 H.R. 2900 (110th) DingellSupportNo
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 enhance the postmarket authorities of the Food and Drug… 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 enhance the postmarket authorities of the Food and Drug Administration with respect to the safety of drugs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2007 H.R. 3010 (110th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Intellectual Property Enhanced Criminal Enforcement Act of 2007 H.R. 3155 (110th) ChabotOpposeNo
To amend titles 17 and 18, United States Code, to strengthen the protection of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend titles 17 and 18, United States Code, to strengthen the protection of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to Implement Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling Requirements for Meat and Produce on September 30, 2007. H.R. 357 (110th) RehbergSupportNo
This bill amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to implement mandatory country of origin labeling requirements for meat and produce on September 30, 2007. (by More
This bill amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to implement mandatory country of origin labeling requirements for meat and produce on September 30, 2007. (by CRS) Hide
Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007 H.R. 3915 (110th) MillerSupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to establish licensing and registration requirements for residential mortgage… More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to establish licensing and registration requirements for residential mortgage originators, to provide certain minimum standards for consumer mortgage loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007 H.R. 4 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries.… More
To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 H.R. 4040 (110th) RushSupportYes
To establish consumer product safety standards and other safety requirements for children's products and to reauthorize and modernize the Consumer Product Safety Commission. (by More
To establish consumer product safety standards and other safety requirements for children's products and to reauthorize and modernize the Consumer Product Safety Commission. (by CRS) Hide
Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act of 2008 H.R. 5244 (110th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices relating to the extension of credit under an open end consumer credit plan, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices relating to the extension of credit under an open end consumer credit plan, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Freedom Preservation Act of 2008 H.R. 5353 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
To establish broadband policy and direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct a proceeding and public broadband summits to assess competition, consumer protection, and consumer choice… More
To establish broadband policy and direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct a proceeding and public broadband summits to assess competition, consumer protection, and consumer choice issues relating to broadband Internet access services (by CRS) Hide
FHA Housing Stabilization and Homeownership Retention Act of 2008 H.R. 5830 (110th) FrankSupportNo
This bill seeks to reduce the number of home foreclosures by offering assistance to any at-risk borrower wishing to refinance. The program would also give "short payments" to lenders… More
This bill seeks to reduce the number of home foreclosures by offering assistance to any at-risk borrower wishing to refinance. The program would also give "short payments" to lenders choosing to participate. (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
Children's Gasoline Burn Prevention Act H.R. 814 (110th) MooreSupportYes
This bill would have the Consumer Product Safety Commission set child-safety standards for closures (by CRS)
Consumer Overdraft Protection Fair Practices Act H.R. 946 (110th) MaloneySupportNo
To extend the protections of the Truth in Lending Act to overdraft protection programs and services provided by depository institutions, to require customer consent before a depository institution… More
To extend the protections of the Truth in Lending Act to overdraft protection programs and services provided by depository institutions, to require customer consent before a depository institution may initiate overdraft protection services and fees, to enhance the information made available to consumers relating to overdraft protection services and fees, to prohibit systematic manipulation in the posting of checks and other debits to a depository account for the purpose of generating overdraft protection fees, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securely Protect Yourself Against Cyber Trespass Act H.R. 964 (110th) TownsOpposeNo
To protect users of the Internet from unknowing transmission of their personally identifiable information through spyware programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To protect users of the Internet from unknowing transmission of their personally identifiable information through spyware programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title VI of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to Establish a Federal Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard for Certain Retail Electric Utilities, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 969 (110th) UdallSupportNo
This bill would establish a national Renewable Energy Standard requiring 20 percent of U.S. electricity generation to come from renewable energy sources by 2020. The bill would establish a nationwide… More
This bill would establish a national Renewable Energy Standard requiring 20 percent of U.S. electricity generation to come from renewable energy sources by 2020. The bill would establish a nationwide credit trading system to initiate the transition. (by CRS) Hide
Identity Theft Prevention Act S. 1178 (110th) InouyeSupportNo
Requires any commercial entity or specific types of organizations that use sensitive personal information to develop and enforce a written program which contains safeguards for the security of… More
Requires any commercial entity or specific types of organizations that use sensitive personal information to develop and enforce a written program which contains safeguards for the security of sensitive personal information (by CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2007 S. 1782 (110th) FeingoldSupportNo
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
CPSC Reform Act of 2007 S. 2045 (110th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the… More
A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the effectiveness of consumer product recall programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security Number Misuse Prevention Act S. 238 (110th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to limit the misuse of Social Security numbers, to establish criminal penalties for such misuse, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to limit the misuse of Social Security numbers, to establish criminal penalties for such misuse, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008 S. 2636 (110th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to provide needed housing reform. (by CRS)
CPSC Reform Act S. 2663 (110th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the… More
A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the effectiveness of consumer product recall programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2008 S. 3252 (110th) DoddSupportNo
A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act, to ban abusive credit practices, enhance consumer disclosures, protect underage consumers, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act, to ban abusive credit practices, enhance consumer disclosures, protect underage consumers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ten-In-Ten Fuel Economy Act S. 357 (110th) FeinsteinSupportNo
110th Congress - A bill to improve passenger automobile fuel economy and safety, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, reduce dependence on foreign oil, and for other purposes. (by More
110th Congress - A bill to improve passenger automobile fuel economy and safety, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, reduce dependence on foreign oil, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cloned Food Labeling Act S. 414 (110th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Federal Meat Inspection Act to require that food that contains product from a cloned animal be labeled accordingly, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Federal Meat Inspection Act to require that food that contains product from a cloned animal be labeled accordingly, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Personal Data Privacy and Security Act of 2007 S. 495 (110th) LeahySplitNo
This bill prevents and mitigates identity theft. (by CRS)
Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act S. 623 (110th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Airline Passenger Bill of Rights Act of 2007 S. 678 (110th) BoxerSupportNo
This bill ensures that air passengers have access to necessary services while on a grounded air carrier and are not unnecessarily held on a grounded air carrier before or after a flight. (by… More
This bill ensures that air passengers have access to necessary services while on a grounded air carrier and are not unnecessarily held on a grounded air carrier before or after a flight. (by CRS) Hide
Cameron Gulbransen Kids Transportation Safety Act of 2007 S. 694 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to reduce the incidence of child injury and death occurring inside or outside of light motor vehicles, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to reduce the incidence of child injury and death occurring inside or outside of light motor vehicles, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide