Gay & lesbian rights & issues

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act H.R. 1104 (114th) RoskamSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction from the gift tax for gifts made to certain exempt organizations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction from the gift tax for gifts made to certain exempt organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act H.R. 1314 (114th) MeehanOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 1779 (114th) YarmuthSupportNo
To reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act; and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 1890 (114th) RyanOpposeNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security and Medicare Parity Act of 2015 H.R. 2025 (114th) TakanoSupportNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for equal treatment of individuals in same-sex marriages, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for equal treatment of individuals in same-sex marriages, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Prohibit, As an Unfair and Deceptive Act or Practice, Commercial Sexual Orientation Conversion Therapy, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 2450 (114th) LieuSupportNo
To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes. (by More
To prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (114th) KlineOpposeNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
International Human Rights Defense Act of 2015 H.R. 590 (114th) LowenthalSupportNo
To establish in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the Department of State a Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Peoples. (by More
To establish in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the Department of State a Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Peoples. (by CRS) Hide
State Marriage Defense Act of 2015 H.R. 824 (114th) WeberOpposeNo
To amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, with regard to the definition of "marriage" and "spouse" for Federal purposes and to ensure respect for State regulation of… More
To amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, with regard to the definition of "marriage" and "spouse" for Federal purposes and to ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. (by CRS) Hide
End Racial Profiling Act of 2015 S. 1056 (114th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Freedom from Discrimination in Credit Act of 2015 S. 1330 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to prohibit discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gender identity when extending credit. (by More
A bill to amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to prohibit discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gender identity when extending credit. (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)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2015 S. 217 (114th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
A bill to protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
Copyright and Marriage Equality Act S. 23 (114th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to the definition of "widow" and "widower", and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to the definition of "widow" and "widower", and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Respect for Marriage Act S. 29 (114th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. (by CRS)
International Human Rights Defense Act of 2015 S. 302 (114th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to establish in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the Department of State a Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Peoples. (by More
A bill to establish in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the Department of State a Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Peoples. (by CRS) Hide
State Marriage Defense Act of 2015 S. 435 (114th) CruzOpposeNo
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, with regard to the definition of "marriage" and "spouse" for Federal purposes and to ensure respect for State regulation… More
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, with regard to the definition of "marriage" and "spouse" for Federal purposes and to ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act S. 497 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security and Marriage Equality Act S. 753 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to amend the method by which the Social Security Administration determines the validity of marriages under title II of the Social Security Act. (by More
A bill to amend the method by which the Social Security Administration determines the validity of marriages under title II of the Social Security Act. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act S. 786 (114th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to provide paid and family medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. (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)
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1286 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Birthright Citizenship Act of 2013 H.R. 140 (113th) KingOpposeNo
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth. (by… More
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth. (by CRS) Hide
Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013 H.R. 1406 (113th) RobyOpposeNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide compensatory time for employees in the private sector. (by CRS)
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2013 H.R. 1601 (113th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 H.R. 1755 (113th) PolisSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Family Act of 2013 H.R. 1851 (113th) LewisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act H.R. 1975 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are… More
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom from Discrimination in Credit Act of 2013 H.R. 2364 (113th) IsraelSupportNo
To amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to prohibit discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gender identity when extending credit. (by More
To amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to prohibit discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gender identity when extending credit. (by CRS) Hide
Restore Honor to Service Members Act H.R. 2839 (113th) PocanSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other… More
To direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Telemedicine for Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 3077 (113th) NunesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State. (by CRS) Hide
Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2013 H.R. 3135 (113th) PocanSupportNo
To provide certain benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees. (by CRS)
Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act of 2013 H.R. 3712 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act H.R. 377 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Repealing Ineffective and Incomplete Abstinence-Only Program Funding Act of 2013 H.R. 3774 (113th) LeeSupportNo
To amend title V of the Social Security Act to eliminate the abstinence-only education program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Permanent Active Financing Exception Act of 2014 H.R. 4429 (113th) TiberiOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the subpart F exemption for active financing income. (by CRS)
Permanent CFC Look-Through Act of 2014 H.R. 4464 (113th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. (by CRS) Hide
Native American Psychiatric and Mental Health Care Improvement Act H.R. 4574 (113th) BarberSupportNo
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by More
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 H.R. 4679 (113th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
Bullying Redress and Verified Enforcement Act H.R. 4756 (113th) CartwrightSupportNo
To require reporting of bullying to appropriate authorities and assist with equal protection claims against entities who fail to respond appropriately to bullying, and for other purposes. (by… More
To require reporting of bullying to appropriate authorities and assist with equal protection claims against entities who fail to respond appropriately to bullying, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (113th) KlineOpposeNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Schedules That Work Act H.R. 5159 (113th) MillerSupportNo
To permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these requests; and to require employers to provide more predictable… More
To permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these requests; and to require employers to provide more predictable and stable schedules for employees in certain growing low-wage occupations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Uniting American Families Act of 2013 H.R. 519 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
Equal Employment for All Act H.R. 645 (113th) CohenSupportNo
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions. (by… More
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions. (by CRS) Hide
HIV Organ Policy Equity Act H.R. 698 (113th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). (by CRS) Hide
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2015 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2016 Through 2024. H.Con.Res. 96 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by CRS) Hide
Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013 S. 1028 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
End Racial Profiling Act of 2013 S. 1038 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Center to Advance, Monitor, and Preserve University Security Safety Act of 2013 S. 146 (113th) BoxerOpposeNo
A bill to enhance the safety of America's schools. (by CRS)
Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2013 S. 1529 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees. (by CRS)
Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2014 S. 1562 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Provide for a Sequester Replacement. S. 16 (113th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a sequester replacement. (by CRS)
Minimum Wage Fairness Act S. 1737 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as… More
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Employment for All Act of 2013 S. 1837 (113th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions.… More
A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions. (by CRS) Hide
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
Restore Honor to Service Members Act S. 1956 (113th) SchatzSupportNo
A bill to direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for… More
A bill to direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare SGR Repeal and Beneficiary Access Improvement Act of 2014 S. 2110 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and to improve Medicare and Medicaid payments, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and to improve Medicare and Medicaid payments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Employment Protection Act of 2014 S. 2133 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other statutes to clarify appropriate liability standards for Federal antidiscrimination claims. (by More
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other statutes to clarify appropriate liability standards for Federal antidiscrimination claims. (by CRS) Hide
Minimum Wage Fairness Act S. 2223 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as… More
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 S. 2360 (113th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
Schedules That Work Act S. 2642 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these requests; and to require employers to provide more… More
A bill to permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these requests; and to require employers to provide more predictable and stable schedules for employees in certain growing low-wage occupations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Uniting American Families Act of 2013 S. 296 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships. (by CRS) Hide
HIV Organ Policy Equity Act S. 330 (113th) BoxerSupportYes
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). (by CRS) Hide
American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 S. 388 (113th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to appropriately limit sequestration, to eliminate tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2013 S. 403 (113th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students. (by More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students. (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)
Healthy Families Act S. 631 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 S. 815 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 84 (113th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2013 S. 870 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by CRS) Hide
Family Act of 2013 S. 881 (113th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011 H.R. 10 (112th) DavisOpposeNo
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.… More
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law. (by CRS) Hide
Respect for Marriage Act H.R. 1116 (112th) NadlerSupportNo
To repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. (by CRS)
Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1173 (112th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To repeal the CLASS program. (by CRS)
To Repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. H.R. 1217 (112th) PittsOpposeNo
To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act H.R. 1397 (112th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act H.R. 1796 (112th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act H.R. 2 (112th) CantorOpposeNo
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 2164 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act H.R. 2364 (112th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who… More
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2434 (112th) EmersonOpposeNo
Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 H.R. 2560 (112th) ChaffetzOpposeNo
To cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget. (by CRS)
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)
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act H.R. 3 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions and to provide for conscience protections, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protect Life Act H.R. 358 (112th) PittsOpposeNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act. (by More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act. (by CRS) Hide
Unlocking Lifesaving Treatments for Rare-Diseases Act H.R. 3737 (112th) StearnsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to fast track approval of certain orphan drugs. (by CRS)
Medicare Advantage Program Integrity Act of 2012 H.R. 4254 (112th) StarkSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to enhance Medicare Advantage program integrity. (by CRS)
SOAR Act H.R. 471 (112th) BoehnerOpposeNo
To reauthorize the DC opportunity scholarship program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2012 H.R. 6211 (112th) MillerSupportNo
To amend the fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for increases in the minimum wage consistent with inflation, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for increases in the minimum wage consistent with inflation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampSplitYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
HAMP Termination Act of 2011 H.R. 839 (112th) McHenryOpposeNo
To amend the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to terminate the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to provide new assistance under the Home Affordable Modification Program, while… More
To amend the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to terminate the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to provide new assistance under the Home Affordable Modification Program, while preserving assistance to homeowners who were already extended an offer to participate in the Program, either on a trial or permanent basis. (by CRS) Hide
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 H.R. 998 (112th) PolisSupportNo
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act S. 1283 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a… More
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition. (by CRS) Hide
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 S. 1340 (112th) LeeOpposeNo
A bill to cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget. (by CRS)
Building and Upgrading Infrastructure for Long-Term Development S. 1769 (112th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to put workers back on the job while rebuilding and modernizing America. (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)
Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2012 S. 1910 (112th) LiebermanSupportNo
A bill to provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
SOAR Act S. 206 (112th) LiebermanOpposeNo
A bill to reauthorize the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act S. 2189 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 and other laws to clarify appropriate standards for Federal antidiscrimination and antiretaliation claims, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 and other laws to clarify appropriate standards for Federal antidiscrimination and antiretaliation claims, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
REINS Act S. 299 (112th) PaulOpposeNo
A bill to amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.… More
A bill to amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law. (by CRS) Hide
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 3220 (112th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2011 S. 540 (112th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to prevent harassment at institutions of higher education, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 555 (112th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Access to COBRA Act of 2011 S. 563 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to provide for equal access to COBRA continuation coverage. (by CRS)
Respect for Marriage Act of 2011 S. 598 (112th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 811 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Healthy Families Act S. 984 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Military Readiness Enhancement Act of 2009 H.R. 1283 (111th) TauscherSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask,… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Community AIDS and Hepatitis Prevention Act H.R. 179 (111th) SerranoSupportNo
To permit the use of Federal funds for syringe exchange programs for purposes of reducing the transmission of bloodborne pathogens, including HIV and viral hepatitis. (by More
To permit the use of Federal funds for syringe exchange programs for purposes of reducing the transmission of bloodborne pathogens, including HIV and viral hepatitis. (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
Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2009 H.R. 2262 (111th) SánchezSupportNo
To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act to include bullying and harassment prevention programs. (by CRS)
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
Healthy Families Act H.R. 2460 (111th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2009 H.R. 2517 (111th) BaldwinSupportNo
To provide certain benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees. (by CRS)
David Ray Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009 H.R. 256 (111th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 H.R. 2647 (111th) SkeltonSupportYes
The title was amended in conference to read as follows: "to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2010 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel… More
The title was amended in conference to read as follows: "to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2010 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal year 2010, and for other purposes". (by CRS) Hide
Reuniting Families Act H.R. 2709 (111th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 H.R. 2981 (111th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 H.R. 3017 (111th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Respect for Marriage Act of 2009 H.R. 3567 (111th) NadlerSupportNo
To repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. (by CRS)
Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 H.R. 5297 (111th) FrankSupportYes
An act to create the Small Business Lending Fund Program to direct the Secretary of the Treasury to make capital investments in eligible institutions in order to increase the availability of credit… More
An act to create the Small Business Lending Fund Program to direct the Secretary of the Treasury to make capital investments in eligible institutions in order to increase the availability of credit for small businesses, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for small business job creation, and for other purposes (by CRS) Hide
Reuniting Families Act S. 1085 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Healthy Families Act S. 1152 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 S. 1584 (111th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Military Readiness Enhancement Act of 2010 S. 3065 (111th) LiebermanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. (by CRS) Hide
Uniting American Families Act of 2009 S. 424 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships. (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
To Define Marriage for All Legal Purposes in the District of Columbia to Consist of the Union of One Man and One Woman. H.R. 107 (110th) DavisOpposeNo
To define marriage for all legal purposes in the District of Columbia to consist of the union of one man and one woman. (by CRS)
Military Readiness Enhancement Act of 2007 H.R. 1246 (110th) MeehanSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask,… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. (by CRS) Hide
Microbicide Development Act H.R. 1420 (110th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1542 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
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
Responsible Education About Life Act H.R. 1653 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Tax Equity for Health Plan Beneficiaries Act of 2007 H.R. 1820 (110th) McDermottSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage for employees' spouses and dependent children to coverage provided to… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage for employees' spouses and dependent children to coverage provided to other eligible designated beneficiaries of employees. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007 H.R. 2015 (110th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Uniting American Families Act of 2007 H.R. 2221 (110th) NadlerSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships. (by CRS) Hide
David Ray Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 254 (110th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 3132 (110th) SánchezSupportNo
To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act to include bullying and harassment prevention programs. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007 H.R. 3685 (110th) FrankSplitNo
This bill would prevent preferential treatment of, quotas for, as well as discrimination against individuals due to perceived or actual sexual orientation during the employment process. (by… More
This bill would prevent preferential treatment of, quotas for, as well as discrimination against individuals due to perceived or actual sexual orientation during the employment process. (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
Tax Equity for Domestic Partner and Health Plan Beneficiaries Act S. 1556 (110th) SmithSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage to designated plan beneficiaries of employees, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage to designated plan beneficiaries of employees, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Reconnecting Homeless Youth Act of 2008 S. 2982 (110th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to amend the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act to authorize appropriations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Microbicide Development Act S. 823 (110th) ObamaSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide