Human Rights (Civil Rights related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Michael Davis, Jr. in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act H.R. 1148 (114th) GowdyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protection of Children Act of 2015 H.R. 1149 (114th) CarterOpposeNo
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form… More
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear of returning to their country of nationality or last habitual residence, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Voter Registration Modernization Act of 2015 H.R. 12 (114th) LewisSupportNo
To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for… More
To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, 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)
Protecting Cyber Networks Act H.R. 1560 (114th) NunesOpposeNo
To improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance multi-directional sharing of… More
To improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance multi-directional sharing of information related to cybersecurity risks and strengthen privacy and civil liberties protections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 H.R. 1735 (114th) ThornberryOpposeNo
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year,… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 H.R. 181 (114th) PoeSplitNo
To provide justice for the victims of trafficking. (by CRS)
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 240 (114th) RogersOpposeYes
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 36 (114th) FranksOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015 H.R. 401 (114th) WalorskiOpposeNo
To extend and enhance prohibitions and limitations with respect to the transfer or release of individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes.… More
To extend and enhance prohibitions and limitations with respect to the transfer or release of individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FOIA Oversight and Implementation Act of 2015 H.R. 653 (114th) IssaSupportNo
To amend section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Freedom of Information Act), to provide for greater public access to information, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Freedom of Information Act), to provide for greater public access to information, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 H.R. 7 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions. (by CRS)
Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015 H.R. 885 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 970 (114th) 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
Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015 S. 165 (114th) AyotteOpposeNo
A bill to extend and enhance prohibitions and limitations with respect to the transfer or release of individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to extend and enhance prohibitions and limitations with respect to the transfer or release of individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Trafficking Awareness Training for Health Care Act of 2015 S. 178 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to provide justice for the victims of trafficking. (by CRS)
Amy and Vicky Child Pornography Victim Restitution Improvement Act of 2015 S. 295 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend section 2259 of title 18, United States Code, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
FOIA Improvement Act of 2015 S. 337 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to improve the Freedom of Information Act. (by CRS)
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)
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act S. 559 (114th) BurrOpposeNo
A bill 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… More
A bill 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
Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 S. 754 (114th) BurrOpposeNo
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 H.R. 11 (113th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Voter Registration Modernization Act of 2013 H.R. 12 (113th) LewisSupportNo
To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for… More
To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FOIA Oversight and Implementation Act of 2014 H.R. 1211 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To amend section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Freedom of Information Act), to provide for greater public access to information, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Freedom of Information Act), to provide for greater public access to information, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (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
Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement Act H.R. 2278 (113th) GowdyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 2397 (113th) YoungSupportNo
Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Consumer Financial Freedom and Washington Accountability Act H.R. 3193 (113th) DuffyOpposeNo
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to strengthen the review authority of the Financial Stability Oversight Council of regulations issued by the Bureau of Consumer Financial… More
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to strengthen the review authority of the Financial Stability Oversight Council of regulations issued by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
USA FREEDOM Act H.R. 3361 (113th) SensenbrennerOpposeNo
To reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and use other… More
To reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and use other forms of information gathering for foreign intelligence, counterterrorism, and criminal purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013 H.R. 3717 (113th) MurphyOpposeNo
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 H.R. 3899 (113th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2014 H.R. 3979 (113th) BarlettaSupportYes
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2014 H.R. 4 (113th) CampOpposeNo
To make revisions to Federal law to improve the conditions necessary for economic growth and job creation, and for other purposes. (by More
To make revisions to Federal law to improve the conditions necessary for economic growth and job creation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FISA Transparency and Modernization Act H.R. 4291 (113th) RogersOpposeNo
To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to prohibit the bulk collection of call detail records, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to prohibit the bulk collection of call detail records, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
World War I Memorial Act of 2014 H.R. 4435 (113th) McKeonOpposeNo
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year,… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
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
Science Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 4660 (113th) WolfSupportNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 5230 (113th) RogersOpposeNo
Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act H.R. 624 (113th) RogersOpposeNo
To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving American Privacy Act of 2013 H.R. 637 (113th) PoeSupportNo
To provide for a legal framework for the operation of public unmanned aircraft systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Making Consolidated Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2015, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 83 (113th) ChristensenOpposeYes
Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Online Communications and Geolocation Protection Act H.R. 983 (113th) LofgrenSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to disclosures to governments by communications-related service providers of certain information consisting of or relating to communications, and… More
To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to disclosures to governments by communications-related service providers of certain information consisting of or relating to communications, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Voter Registration Modernization Act of 2013 S. 123 (113th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office,… More
A bill to modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
USA FREEDOM Act S. 1599 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and… More
A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and use other forms of information gathering for foreign intelligence, counterterrorism, and criminal purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 S. 1945 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, 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)
FOIA Improvement Act of 2014 S. 2520 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to improve the Freedom of Information Act. (by CRS)
Stop Advertising Victims of Exploitation Act of 2014 S. 2536 (113th) KirkSplitNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for enhanced criminal and civil remedies in the protection of children and other victims of commercial sexual exploitation and related crimes.… More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for enhanced criminal and civil remedies in the protection of children and other victims of commercial sexual exploitation and related crimes. (by CRS) Hide
Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 S. 2588 (113th) FeinsteinOpposeNo
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
USA FREEDOM Act of 2014 S. 2685 (113th) LeahySplitNo
A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and… More
A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and use other forms of information gathering for foreign intelligence, counterterrorism, and criminal purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
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)
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)
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerOpposeNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 886 (113th) LeeOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2013 S. 987 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by… More
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by CRS) Hide
Syria Human Rights Accountability Act of 2012 H.R. 1905 (112th) Ros-LehtinenOpposeYes
To strengthen Iran sanctions laws for the purpose of compelling Iran to abandon its pursuit of nuclear weapons and other threatening activities, and for other purposes. (by More
To strengthen Iran sanctions laws for the purpose of compelling Iran to abandon its pursuit of nuclear weapons and other threatening activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011 H.R. 1981 (112th) SmithSplitNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to child pornography and child exploitation offenses. (by CRS)
GPS Act H.R. 2168 (112th) ChaffetzSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to specify the circumstances in which a person may acquire geolocation information and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 18, United States Code, to specify the circumstances in which a person may acquire geolocation information and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Video Privacy Protection Act Amendments Act of 2012 H.R. 2471 (112th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
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
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)
Platts-Van Hollen Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2011 H.R. 3289 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide clarification relating to disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices; to require a statement in nondisclosure policies,… More
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide clarification relating to disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices; to require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements that such policies, forms, and agreements are in conformance with certain protections; to provide certain additional authorities to the Office of Special Counsel; and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act H.R. 3523 (112th) RogersOpposeNo
To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Global Online Freedom Act of 2011 H.R. 3605 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To prevent United States businesses from cooperating with repressive governments in transforming the Internet into a tool of censorship and surveillance, to fulfill the responsibility of the United… More
To prevent United States businesses from cooperating with repressive governments in transforming the Internet into a tool of censorship and surveillance, to fulfill the responsibility of the United States Government to promote freedom of expression on the Internet, to restore public confidence in the integrity of United States businesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Due Process Guarantee Act of 2011 H.R. 3702 (112th) GaramendiSupportNo
To clarify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a citizen or lawful permanent… More
To clarify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act H.R. 3990 (112th) KlineOpposeNo
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by More
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthening and Enhancing Cybersecurity by Using Research, Education, Information, and Technology Act of 2012 H.R. 4263 (112th) Bono MackOpposeNo
To improve information security, and for other purposes. (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) AdamsSplitNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Social Networking Online Protection Act H.R. 5050 (112th) EngelSupportNo
To prohibit employers and certain other entities from requiring or requesting that employees and certain other individuals provide a user name, password, or other means for accessing a personal… More
To prohibit employers and certain other entities from requiring or requesting that employees and certain other individuals provide a user name, password, or other means for accessing a personal account on any social networking website. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Employment Opportunity Restoration Act of 2012 H.R. 5978 (112th) DeLauroSupportNo
To restore the effective use of group actions for claims arising under title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, title V of the Rehabilitation… More
To restore the effective use of group actions for claims arising under title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, title V of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, section 1977 of the Revised Statutes, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, 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
Civilian Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act of 2011 S. 1145 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify and expand Federal criminal jurisdiction over Federal contractors and employees outside the United States, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify and expand Federal criminal jurisdiction over Federal contractors and employees outside the United States, and for other purposes. (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)
USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2011 S. 193 (112th) LeahySplitNo
A bill to extend the sunset of certain provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Permit the Televising of Supreme Court Proceedings. S. 1945 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to permit the televising of Supreme Court proceedings. (by CRS)
Due Process Guarantee Act of 2011 S. 2003 (112th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to clarify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a citizen or lawful… More
A bill to clarify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cybersecurity Act of 2012 S. 2105 (112th) LiebermanOpposeNo
A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States. (by CRS)
Strengthening and Enhancing Cybersecurity by Using Research, Education, Information, and Technology Act of 2012 S. 2151 (112th) McCainOpposeNo
A bill to improve information security, and for other purposes. (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)
Wartime Contracting Reform Act of 2012 S. 3254 (112th) LevinOpposeNo
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of… More
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Employment Opportunity Restoration Act of 2012 S. 3317 (112th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to restore the effective use of group actions for claims arising under title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, title V of the… More
A bill to restore the effective use of group actions for claims arising under title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, title V of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, section 1977 of the Revised Statutes, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthening and Enhancing Cybersecurity by Using Research, Education, Information, and Technology Act of 2012 S. 3342 (112th) McCainOpposeNo
A bill to improve information security, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cybersecurity Act of 2012 S. 3414 (112th) LiebermanSupportNo
A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States. (by CRS)
Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 S. 3454 (112th) FeinsteinOpposeYes
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence,… More
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Internet Freedom Act S. 413 (112th) LiebermanOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and other laws to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States. (by More
A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and other laws to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2012 S. 743 (112th) AkakaSupportYes
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies,… More
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements that such policies, forms, and agreements conform with certain disclosure protections, provide certain authority for the Special Counsel, 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
Detaining Terrorists to Secure America Act of 2011 S. 982 (112th) AyotteOpposeNo
A bill to reaffirm the authority of the Department of Defense to maintain United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as a location for the detention of unprivileged enemy belligerents held by… More
A bill to reaffirm the authority of the Department of Defense to maintain United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as a location for the detention of unprivileged enemy belligerents held by the Department of Defense, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Establish a National Commission on Presidential War Powers and Civil Liberties. H.R. 104 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
To establish a national commission on presidential war powers and civil liberties. (by CRS)
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 H.R. 11 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, and to modify the operation of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the… More
To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, and to modify the operation of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to clarify that a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice that is unlawful under such Acts occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to the discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, 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
Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act H.R. 1215 (111th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To reform immigration detention procedures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Department of Homeland Security Component Privacy Officer Act of 2009 H.R. 1617 (111th) CarneySupportNo
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for a privacy official within each component of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for a privacy official within each component of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009 H.R. 1913 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011 H.R. 2410 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development… More
To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development assistance for Pakistan, to authorize security assistance for Pakistan, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Patients and Physicians Privacy Act H.R. 2630 (111th) PaulSupportNo
To protect the privacy of patients and physicians. (by CRS)
Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act H.R. 2847 (111th) MollohanSupportYes
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Public Online Information Act of 2010 H.R. 4858 (111th) IsraelSupportNo
To establish an advisory committee to issue nonbinding governmentwide guidelines on making public information available on the Internet, to require publicly available Government information held by… More
To establish an advisory committee to issue nonbinding governmentwide guidelines on making public information available on the Internet, to require publicly available Government information held by the executive branch to be made available on the Internet, to express the sense of Congress that publicly available information held by the legislative and judicial branches should be available on the Internet, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 H.R. 6523 (111th) SkeltonOpposeYes
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2009 H.R. 985 (111th) BoucherSupportNo
To maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by… More
To maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by CRS) Hide
Promoting American Agricultural and Medical Exports to Cuba Act of 2009 S. 1089 (111th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to facilitate the export of United States agricultural commodities and products to Cuba as authorized by the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, to establish an… More
A bill to facilitate the export of United States agricultural commodities and products to Cuba as authorized by the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, to establish an agricultural export promotion program with respect to Cuba, to remove impediments to the export to Cuba of medical devices and medicines, to allow travel to Cuba by United States citizens and legal residents, to establish an agricultural export promotion program with respect to Cuba, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Citizens and Residents from Unlawful Detention Act S. 1549 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to protect United States citizens from unlawful arrest and detention. (by CRS)
Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act S. 1550 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights. (by More
A bill to ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights. (by CRS) Hide
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 S. 181 (111th) MikulskiSupportYes
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, and to modify the operation of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the… More
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, and to modify the operation of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to clarify that a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice that is unlawful under such Acts occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to the discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2010 S. 372 (111th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies,… More
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements that such policies, forms, and agreements conform with certain disclosure protections, provide certain authority for the Special Counsel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010 S. 3798 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to authorize appropriations of United States assistance to help eliminate conditions in foreign prisons and other detention facilities that do not meet minimum human standards of health,… More
A bill to authorize appropriations of United States assistance to help eliminate conditions in foreign prisons and other detention facilities that do not meet minimum human standards of health, sanitation, and safety, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Death Penalty Abolition Act of 2009 S. 650 (111th) FeingoldSupportNo
A bill to abolish the death penalty under Federal law. (by CRS)
Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent Act S. 69 (111th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to establish a fact-finding Commission to extend the study of a prior Commission to investigate and determine facts and circumstances surrounding the relocation, internment, and deportation to… More
A bill to establish a fact-finding Commission to extend the study of a prior Commission to investigate and determine facts and circumstances surrounding the relocation, internment, and deportation to Axis countries of Latin Americans of Japanese descent from December 1941 through February 1948, and the impact of those actions by the United States, and to recommend appropriate remedies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Matthew Shepard Hate Crimes Prevention Act S. 909 (111th) 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
Gulf Coast Hurricane Housing Recovery Act of 2007 H.R. 1227 (110th) WatersSupportNo
This bill makes available to the State of Louisiana $1.175 billion for redevelopment, but requires reports to Federal committees. (by More
This bill makes available to the State of Louisiana $1.175 billion for redevelopment, but requires reports to Federal committees. (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
Torture Outsourcing Prevention Act H.R. 1352 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
To prohibit the return or other transfer of persons by the United States, for the purpose of detention, interrogation, trial, or otherwise, to countries where torture or other inhuman treatment of… More
To prohibit the return or other transfer of persons by the United States, for the purpose of detention, interrogation, trial, or otherwise, to countries where torture or other inhuman treatment of persons occurs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Restoring the Constitution Act of 2007 H.R. 1415 (110th) NadlerSupportNo
To provide for the effective prosecution of terrorists and guarantee due process rights. (by CRS)
Habeas Corpus Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 1416 (110th) NadlerSupportNo
To restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States and to repeal the prohibition on treaty obligations establishing grounds for certain claims. (by More
To restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States and to repeal the prohibition on treaty obligations establishing grounds for certain claims. (by CRS) Hide
Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 1592 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Security Through Regularized Immigration and a Vibrant Economy Act of 2007 H.R. 1645 (110th) GutiérrezSplitNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2007 H.R. 1678 (110th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the Torture Victims Relief Act of 1998 to authorize appropriations to provide assistance for domestic and foreign programs and centers for the treatment of victims of torture, and for other… More
To amend the Torture Victims Relief Act of 1998 to authorize appropriations to provide assistance for domestic and foreign programs and centers for the treatment of victims of torture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Latin America Military Training Review Act of 2007 H.R. 1707 (110th) McGovernSupportNo
To suspend the authority for the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (the successor institution to the United States Army School of the Americas) in the Department of Defense, and… More
To suspend the authority for the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (the successor institution to the United States Army School of the Americas) in the Department of Defense, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop AIDS in Prison Act of 2007 H.R. 1943 (110th) WatersOpposeNo
To provide for an effective HIV/AIDS program in Federal prisons. (by CRS)
Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 1955 (110th) HarmanOpposeNo
To prevent homegrown terrorism, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Responsibility to Iraqi Refugees Act of 2007 H.R. 2265 (110th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To provide special immigrant status for certain Iraqis, to assist Iraqi refugees, 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)
Global Online Freedom Act of 2007 H.R. 275 (110th) SmithSupportNo
The Global Online Freedom Act of 2007 declares that it is U.S. policy to: (1) promote the freedom to seek, receive, and impart information and ideas through any media; (2) use all appropriate… More
The Global Online Freedom Act of 2007 declares that it is U.S. policy to: (1) promote the freedom to seek, receive, and impart information and ideas through any media; (2) use all appropriate instruments of U.S. influence to support the free flow of information; and (3) deter U.S. businesses from cooperating with Internet-restricting countries in effecting online censorship. (by CRS) Hide
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 2764 (110th) LoweySupportYes
Making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007 H.R. 2831 (110th) MillerSupportNo
To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to clarify that a… More
To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to clarify that a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice that is unlawful under such Acts occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to the discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Green Jobs Act of 2007 H.R. 2847 (110th) SolisSupportNo
This bill amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to establish an energy efficiency and renewable energy worker training program. (by More
This bill amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to establish an energy efficiency and renewable energy worker training program. (by CRS) Hide
Global Resources and Opportunities for Women to Thrive Act of 2007 H.R. 2965 (110th) LoweySupportNo
To increase the United States financial and programmatic contributions to promote economic opportunities for women in developing countries. (by More
To increase the United States financial and programmatic contributions to promote economic opportunities for women in developing countries. (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)
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 3043 (110th) ObeySupportNo
This bill makes appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008. (by More
This bill makes appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 3074 (110th) OlverSupportNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 3093 (110th) MollohanSupportNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
ADA Amendments Act of 2008 H.R. 3195 (110th) HoyerSupportNo
To restore the intent and protections of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. (by CRS)
NET 911 Improvement Act of 2008 H.R. 3403 (110th) GordonSupportYes
A bill to promote and enhance public safety by facilitating the rapid deployment of IP-enabled 911 and E-911 services, encourage the Nation's transition to a national IP-enabled emergency… More
A bill to promote and enhance public safety by facilitating the rapid deployment of IP-enabled 911 and E-911 services, encourage the Nation's transition to a national IP-enabled emergency network, and improve 911 and E-911 access to those with disabilities. (by CRS) Hide
William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2007 H.R. 3887 (110th) LantosSupportNo
This bill authorizes appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2011 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat forced labor, and for other purposes.… More
This bill authorizes appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2011 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat forced labor, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SAVE Act of 2007 H.R. 4088 (110th) ShulerOpposeNo
To provide immigration reform by securing America's borders, clarifying and enforcing existing laws, and enabling a practical employer verification program. (by More
To provide immigration reform by securing America's borders, clarifying and enforcing existing laws, and enabling a practical employer verification program. (by CRS) Hide
Prison Abuse Remedies Act of 2007 H.R. 4109 (110th) ScottSupportNo
To provide for the redress of prison abuses, 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
Merida Initiative to Combat Illicit Narcotics and Reduce Organized Crime Authorization Act of 2008 H.R. 6028 (110th) BermanOpposeNo
To authorize law enforcement and security assistance, and assistance to enhance the rule of law and strengthen civilian institutions, for Mexico and the countries of Central America, and for other… More
To authorize law enforcement and security assistance, and assistance to enhance the rule of law and strengthen civilian institutions, for Mexico and the countries of Central America, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Export Freedom to Cuba Act of 2007 H.R. 654 (110th) RangelSupportNo
To allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (by CRS)
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
ADVANCE Democracy Act of 2007 H.R. 982 (110th) LantosSupportNo
This bill makes the Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor responsible for the development of democracy in currently nondemocratic nations. It also provides financial… More
This bill makes the Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor responsible for the development of democracy in currently nondemocratic nations. It also provides financial support for the spread of democracy. (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
Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007 S. 1348 (110th) ReidOpposeNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Agjobs Act of 2007 S. 1639 (110th) KennedyOpposeNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
Fair Pay Restoration Act S. 1843 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 to clarify that an unlawful practice occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to a… More
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 to clarify that an unlawful practice occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Habeas Corpus Restoration Act of 2007 S. 185 (110th) SpecterSupportNo
A bill to restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States. (by CRS)
Protect America Act of 2007 S. 1927 (110th) McConnellOpposeYes
Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to state that nothing under its definition of "electronic surveillance" shall be construed to encompass surveillance directed… More
Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to state that nothing under its definition of "electronic surveillance" shall be construed to encompass surveillance directed at a person reasonably believed to be located outside the United States. (CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007 S. 2271 (110th) DoddSupportYes
An original bill to authorize State and local governments to divest assets in companies that conduct business operations in Sudan, to prohibit United States Government contracts with such companies,… More
An original bill to authorize State and local governments to divest assets in companies that conduct business operations in Sudan, to prohibit United States Government contracts with such companies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Global Poverty Act of 2007 S. 2433 (110th) ObamaSupportNo
A bill to require the President to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to further the United States foreign policy objective of promoting the reduction of global poverty, the elimination… More
A bill to require the President to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to further the United States foreign policy objective of promoting the reduction of global poverty, the elimination of extreme global poverty, and the achievement of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing by one-half the proportion of people worldwide, between 1990 and 2015, who live on less than $1 per day. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Restoring the Constitution Act of 2007 S. 576 (110th) DoddSupportNo
Provdes the effective prosecution of terrorists and guarntees due process rights and repeals the Military Commissions Act, which suspended the right of habeas corpus for terrorists (by More
Provdes the effective prosecution of terrorists and guarntees due process rights and repeals the Military Commissions Act, which suspended the right of habeas corpus for terrorists (by CRS) Hide
Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 840 (110th) ColemanSupportNo
A bill to amend the Torture Victims Relief Act of 1998 to authorize assistance for domestic and foreign programs and centers for the treatment of victims of torture, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Torture Victims Relief Act of 1998 to authorize assistance for domestic and foreign programs and centers for the treatment of victims of torture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide