Attorneys & law firms

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Retail Investor Protection Act H.R. 1090 (114th) WagnerOpposeNo
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide protections for retail customers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 H.R. 1314 (114th) MeehanSupportYes
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
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015 H.R. 1342 (114th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program, 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)
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2015 H.R. 1571 (114th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital stay requirement for… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital stay requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 158 (114th) MillerOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide enhanced security measures for the visa waiver program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide enhanced security measures for the visa waiver program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Protection Act H.R. 1832 (114th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide for the permanent funding of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fairness in Class Action Litigation and Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act of 2016 H.R. 1927 (114th) GoodlatteSplitNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to improve fairness in class action litigation. (by CRS)
Targeting Rogue and Opaque Letters Act of 2015 H.R. 2045 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To provide that certain bad faith communications in connection with the assertion of a United States patent are unfair or deceptive acts or practices, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide that certain bad faith communications in connection with the assertion of a United States patent are unfair or deceptive acts or practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SPEAK FREE Act of 2015 H.R. 2304 (114th) FarentholdSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to create a special motion to dismiss strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPP suits). (by More
To amend title 28, United States Code, to create a special motion to dismiss strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPP suits). (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Access to Justice for Claims Against the United States Act H.R. 2329 (114th) DeSantisSupportNo
To ensure appropriate judicial review of Federal Government actions by amending the prohibition on the exercise of jurisdiction by the United States Court of Federal Claims of certain claims pending… More
To ensure appropriate judicial review of Federal Government actions by amending the prohibition on the exercise of jurisdiction by the United States Court of Federal Claims of certain claims pending in other courts. (by CRS) Hide
Private Prison Information Act of 2015 H.R. 2470 (114th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To require non-Federal prisons and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners under a contract with the Federal Government to make available to the public the same information pertaining to… More
To require non-Federal prisons and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners under a contract with the Federal Government to make available to the public the same information pertaining to facility operations and to prisoners held in such facilities that Federal prisons and detention facilities are required to make available. (by CRS) Hide
Part D Beneficiary Appeals Fairness Act H.R. 2624 (114th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in prescription drug plans under Medicare part D, and for… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in prescription drug plans under Medicare part D, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers' Compensation Settlement Agreements Act of 2015 H.R. 2649 (114th) ReichertSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer rules to certain workers' compensation settlement agreements and qualified Medicare… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer rules to certain workers' compensation settlement agreements and qualified Medicare set-aside provisions. (by CRS) Hide
Kate's Law H.R. 3011 (114th) SalmonOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase the penalties applicable to aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States after being removed. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase the penalties applicable to aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States after being removed. (by CRS) Hide
One Social Security Act H.R. 3150 (114th) BecerraSupportNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to merge the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to merge the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2015 H.R. 3326 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
To amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 3406 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007. (by CRS)
Medicare Premium Fairness Act of 2015 H.R. 3696 (114th) TitusSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent Medicare part B premium and deductible increases for 2016. (by CRS)
Sentencing Reform Act of 2015 H.R. 3713 (114th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To reform sentencing laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Strengthen Employment And Seasonal Opportunities Now (SEASON) Act H.R. 3918 (114th) ChabotSupportNo
To modify the provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act relating to nonimmigrant visas issued under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(b) of such Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To modify the provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act relating to nonimmigrant visas issued under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(b) of such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Criminal Code Improvement Act of 2015 H.R. 4002 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to make various improvements in Federal criminal law, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015 H.R. 4038 (114th) McCaulOpposeNo
To require that supplemental certifications and background investigations be completed prior to the admission of certain aliens as refugees, and for other purposes. (by More
To require that supplemental certifications and background investigations be completed prior to the admission of certain aliens as refugees, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2015 H.R. 4172 (114th) EllisonOpposeNo
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting certain positive consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting certain positive consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2015 H.R. 4188 (114th) HunterSupportYes
To authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal years 2016 and 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2015 H.R. 4246 (114th) CohenSupportYes
To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the… More
To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 90 days. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Protection in Travel Act of 2016 H.R. 4380 (114th) AmashSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to remove limitations on the ability of certain dual citizens from participating in the Visa Waiver Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to remove limitations on the ability of certain dual citizens from participating in the Visa Waiver Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act H.R. 4450 (114th) MaloneyOpposeNo
To amend title 31, United States Code, to ensure that persons who form corporations or limited liability companies in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations or limited… More
To amend title 31, United States Code, to ensure that persons who form corporations or limited liability companies in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations or limited liability companies, in order to prevent wrongdoers from exploiting United States corporations and limited liability companies for criminal gain, to assist law enforcement in detecting, preventing, and punishing terrorism, money laundering, and other misconduct involving United States corporations and limited liability companies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2016 H.R. 4646 (114th) LofgrenSupportNo
To provide access to counsel for children and other vulnerable populations. (by CRS)
HANGUP Act H.R. 4682 (114th) DuckworthSupportNo
To repeal debt collection amendments made by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. (by CRS)
Refugee Program Integrity Restoration Act of 2016 H.R. 4731 (114th) LabradorOpposeNo
To provide for an annual adjustment of the number of admissible refugees, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2016 H.R. 4771 (114th) FranksOpposeNo
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by More
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by CRS) Hide
Reuniting Families Act H.R. 4798 (114th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, 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
Protecting Families with Disabilities Act of 2016 H.R. 5036 (114th) McCollumSupportNo
To clarify the application of spousal impoverishment protections for recipients of home and community-based services under Medicaid. (by More
To clarify the application of spousal impoverishment protections for recipients of home and community-based services under Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2015 H.R. 526 (114th) FarentholdOpposeNo
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information regarding… More
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information regarding the receipt and disposition of claims for injuries based on exposure to asbestos; and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Deterring Undue Enforcement by Protecting Rights of Citizens from Excessive Searches and Seizures Act of 2016 H.R. 5283 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to reform certain forfeiture procedures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Personalize Your Care Act 2.0 H.R. 5555 (114th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve end-of-life care and advanced illness management. (by CRS)
Refugee Protection Act of 2016 H.R. 5851 (114th) LofgrenSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture. (by CRS) Hide
Duty to Report Sexual Assault Act of 2016 H.R. 5865 (114th) MeehanSupportNo
To create penalties for massage establishment owners and employees who fail to report knowledge or reasonable suspicion of sexual assault. (by More
To create penalties for massage establishment owners and employees who fail to report knowledge or reasonable suspicion of sexual assault. (by CRS) Hide
Homeless Veterans Legal Services Act H.R. 6046 (114th) BeattySupportNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into partnerships with public and private entities to provide legal services to homeless veterans and… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into partnerships with public and private entities to provide legal services to homeless veterans and veterans at risk of homelessness. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act H.R. 6100 (114th) DavidsonSupportNo
To prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect. (by More
To prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect. (by CRS) Hide
Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act of 2016 H.R. 6130 (114th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To provide the victims of Holocaust-era persecution and their heirs a fair opportunity to recover works of art confiscated or misappropriated by the Nazis. (by More
To provide the victims of Holocaust-era persecution and their heirs a fair opportunity to recover works of art confiscated or misappropriated by the Nazis. (by CRS) Hide
Trafficking Survivors Relief Act of 2016 H.R. 6292 (114th) WagnerSupportNo
To provide for the vacating of certain convictions and expungement of certain arrests of victims of human trafficking. (by CRS)
Special Needs Trust Fairness and Medicaid Improvement Act H.R. 670 (114th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the Medicaid rules regarding supplemental needs trusts for Medicaid beneficiaries to trusts established by those beneficiaries, and for other… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the Medicaid rules regarding supplemental needs trusts for Medicaid beneficiaries to trusts established by those beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine for Regulations and Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2016 H.R. 712 (114th) CollinsOpposeNo
To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other… More
To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2015 H.R. 758 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Innovation Act H.R. 9 (114th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip Elimination Act H.R. 918 (114th) JohnsonOpposeNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Smarter Sentencing Act of 2015 H.R. 920 (114th) LabradorSupportNo
To focus limited Federal resources on the most serious offenders. (by CRS)
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Final Rule of the Department of Labor Relating to "Interpretation of the 'advice' Exemption in Section 203(C) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act". H.J.Res. 87 (114th) ByrneSupportNo
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice'… More
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act". (by CRS) Hide
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2015 S. 1169 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Every Student Succeeds Act S. 1177 (114th) AlexanderSupportYes
An original bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves. (by CRS)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 S. 1356 (114th) JohnsonOpposeYes
An act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to… More
An act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016 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
FISA Reform Act of 2015 S. 1469 (114th) FeinsteinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Part D Beneficiary Appeals Fairness Act S. 1488 (114th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in prescription drug plans under Medicare part D.… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in prescription drug plans under Medicare part D. (by CRS) Hide
Second Chance Reauthorization Act S. 1513 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007. (by CRS)
Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers' Compensation Settlement Agreements Act of 2015 S. 1514 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer rules to certain workers' compensation settlement agreements and qualified… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer rules to certain workers' compensation settlement agreements and qualified Medicare set-aside provisions. (by CRS) Hide
Care Planning Act of 2015 S. 1549 (114th) WarnerSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for advanced illness care coordination services for Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for advanced illness care coordination services for Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Independent Agency Regulatory Analysis Act of 2015 S. 1607 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to affirm the authority of the President to require independent regulatory agencies to comply with regulatory analysis requirements applicable to executive agencies, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to affirm the authority of the President to require independent regulatory agencies to comply with regulatory analysis requirements applicable to executive agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
RAISE Family Caregivers Act S. 1719 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing Mandatory Minimums for Illegal Reentry Act of 2015 S. 1762 (114th) CruzOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase the penalties applicable to aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States after being removed. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase the penalties applicable to aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States after being removed. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Cooperation with States and Local Governments and Preventing the Catch and Release of Criminal Aliens Act of 2015 S. 1812 (114th) GrassleyOpposeNo
A bill to protect public safety by incentivizing State and local law enforcement to cooperate with Federal immigration law enforcement to prevent the release of criminal aliens into communities.… More
A bill to protect public safety by incentivizing State and local law enforcement to cooperate with Federal immigration law enforcement to prevent the release of criminal aliens into communities. (by CRS) Hide
Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 S. 1890 (114th) HatchSupportYes
A bill to amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016 S. 192 (114th) AlexanderSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fair Chance Act S. 2021 (114th) BookerSupportNo
A bill to prohibit Federal agencies and Federal contractors from requesting that an applicant for employment disclose criminal history record information before the applicant has received a… More
A bill to prohibit Federal agencies and Federal contractors from requesting that an applicant for employment disclose criminal history record information before the applicant has received a conditional offer, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews Through Equal Rules Act of 2015 S. 2102 (114th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide that the Federal Trade Commission shall exercise authority with respect to mergers only under the Clayton Act and only… More
A bill to amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide that the Federal Trade Commission shall exercise authority with respect to mergers only under the Clayton Act and only in the same procedural manner as the Attorney General exercises such authority. (by CRS) Hide
Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015 S. 2123 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to reform sentencing laws and correctional institutions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Kate's Law S. 2193 (114th) CruzOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase penalties for individuals who illegally reenter the United States after being removed and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase penalties for individuals who illegally reenter the United States after being removed and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Workplace Advancement Act S. 2200 (114th) FischerOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to strengthen equal pay requirements. (by CRS)
HANGUP Act S. 2235 (114th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to repeal debt collection amendments made by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. (by CRS)
Disability Integration Act of 2015 S. 2427 (114th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities who need long-term services and supports, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities who need long-term services and supports, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Protection in Travel Act of 2016 S. 2449 (114th) FlakeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to remove limitations on the ability of certain dual citizens from participating in the Visa Waiver Program. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to remove limitations on the ability of certain dual citizens from participating in the Visa Waiver Program. (by CRS) Hide
Support Our Brave Law Enforcement Act S. 2576 (114th) AyotteOpposeNo
A bill to permit the Attorney General to authorize a temporary transfer of funds from Department of Justice accounts in the amount necessary to restore Department of Justice Asset Forfeiture Program… More
A bill to permit the Attorney General to authorize a temporary transfer of funds from Department of Justice accounts in the amount necessary to restore Department of Justice Asset Forfeiture Program equitable sharing payments to participating law enforcement agencies. (by CRS) Hide
Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2016 S. 2577 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to protect crime victims' rights, to eliminate the substantial backlog of DNA and other forensic evidence samples to improve and expand the forensic science testing capacity of Federal,… More
A bill to protect crime victims' rights, to eliminate the substantial backlog of DNA and other forensic evidence samples to improve and expand the forensic science testing capacity of Federal, State, and local crime laboratories, to increase research and development of new testing technologies, to develop new training programs regarding the collection and use of forensic evidence, to provide post-conviction testing of DNA evidence to exonerate the innocent, to support accreditation efforts of forensic science laboratories and medical examiner offices, to address training and equipment needs, to improve the performance of counsel in State capital cases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act of 2016 S. 2763 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to provide the victims of Holocaust-era persecution and their heirs a fair opportunity to recover works of art confiscated or misappropriated by the Nazis. (by More
A bill to provide the victims of Holocaust-era persecution and their heirs a fair opportunity to recover works of art confiscated or misappropriated by the Nazis. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Taxing Death and Disability Act S. 2800 (114th) CoonsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide an exclusion from income for student loan forgiveness for students who have died or become disabled.… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide an exclusion from income for student loan forgiveness for students who have died or become disabled. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Families with Disabilities Act of 2016 S. 2836 (114th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to clarify the application of spousal impoverishment protections for recipients of home and community-based services under Medicaid. (by More
A bill to clarify the application of spousal impoverishment protections for recipients of home and community-based services under Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Care Act S. 2961 (114th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to improve end-of-life care. (by CRS)
Removing Barriers to Person-Centered Care Act of 2016 S. 3096 (114th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to establish a pilot program promoting an alternative payment model for person-centered care for Medicare beneficiaries with advanced illnesses. (by More
A bill to establish a pilot program promoting an alternative payment model for person-centered care for Medicare beneficiaries with advanced illnesses. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act S. 3100 (114th) ToomeyOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that State and local law enforcement may cooperate with Federal officials to protect our communities from violent criminals and suspected terrorists who are illegally present in the… More
A bill to ensure that State and local law enforcement may cooperate with Federal officials to protect our communities from violent criminals and suspected terrorists who are illegally present in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Secure the Northern Triangle Act S. 3106 (114th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to provide a coordinated regional response to effectively manage the endemic violence and humanitarian crisis in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. (by More
A bill to provide a coordinated regional response to effectively manage the endemic violence and humanitarian crisis in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. (by CRS) Hide
Independence at Home Act of 2016 S. 3130 (114th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a permanent Independence at Home medical practice program under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a permanent Independence at Home medical practice program under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Refugee Protection Act of 2016 S. 3241 (114th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture. (by CRS) Hide
Elder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act S. 3270 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to prevent elder abuse and exploitation and improve the justice system's response to victims in elder abuse and exploitation cases. (by More
A bill to prevent elder abuse and exploitation and improve the justice system's response to victims in elder abuse and exploitation cases. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act S. 3436 (114th) RubioSupportNo
A bill to prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect. (by… More
A bill to prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect. (by CRS) Hide
Trafficking Survivors Relief Act of 2016 S. 3441 (114th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to provide for the vacating of certain convictions and expungement of certain arrests of victims of human trafficking. (by More
A bill to provide for the vacating of certain convictions and expungement of certain arrests of victims of human trafficking. (by CRS) Hide
ADA Education and Reform Act of 2016 S. 3446 (114th) FlakeOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 regarding remedies and procedures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Special Needs Trust Fairness Act of 2015 S. 349 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to empower individuals with disabilities to establish their own supplemental needs trusts. (by More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to empower individuals with disabilities to establish their own supplemental needs trusts. (by CRS) Hide
FACT Act S. 357 (114th) FlakeOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information… More
A bill to amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information regarding the receipt and disposition of claims for injuries based on exposure to asbestos, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2015 S. 401 (114th) GrassleyOpposeNo
A bill to amend rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip Elimination Act S. 499 (114th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Smarter Sentencing Act of 2015 S. 502 (114th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to focus limited Federal resources on the most serious offenders. (by CRS)
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 S. 524 (114th) WhitehouseSupportYes
An Act to authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the prescription opioid abuse and heroin use crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
An Act to authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the prescription opioid abuse and heroin use crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015 S. 578 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2015 S. 843 (114th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 862 (114th) 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
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 S. 995 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
A Resolution Recognizing the Historical Significance of Executive Order 9066 and Expressing the Sense of the Senate That Policies That Discriminate Against Any Individual Based on the Actual or Perceived Race, Ethnicity, National Origin, or Religion of That Individual Would Be a Repetition of the Mistakes of Executive Order 9066 and Contrary to the Values of the United States. S.Res. 373 (114th) HironoSupportNo
A resolution recognizing the historical significance of Executive Order 9066 and expressing the sense of the Senate that policies that discriminate against any individual based on the actual or… More
A resolution recognizing the historical significance of Executive Order 9066 and expressing the sense of the Senate that policies that discriminate against any individual based on the actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national origin, or religion of that individual would be a repetition of the mistakes of Executive Order 9066 and contrary to the values of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 H.R. 1179 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Plain Regulations Act of 2013 H.R. 1557 (113th) BraleySupportNo
To ensure clarity of regulations to improve the effectiveness of Federal regulatory programs while decreasing burdens on the regulated public. (by More
To ensure clarity of regulations to improve the effectiveness of Federal regulatory programs while decreasing burdens on the regulated public. (by CRS) Hide
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
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 1772 (113th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013 H.R. 2655 (113th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Fair Debt Collection Practices Technical Clarification Act of 2013 H.R. 2892 (113th) PerlmutterSupportNo
To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to preclude law firms and licensed attorneys from the definition of a debt collector when taking certain actions. (by More
To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to preclude law firms and licensed attorneys from the definition of a debt collector when taking certain actions. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act H.R. 332 (113th) SchiffSupportNo
To provide victims of gun violence access to the same civil remedies as are available to those injured through other means. (by More
To provide victims of gun violence access to the same civil remedies as are available to those injured through other means. (by CRS) Hide
Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act H.R. 3331 (113th) MaloneyOpposeNo
To amend title 31, United States Code, to ensure that persons who form corporations or limited liability companies in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations or limited… More
To amend title 31, United States Code, to ensure that persons who form corporations or limited liability companies in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations or limited liability companies, in order to prevent wrongdoers from exploiting United States corporations and limited liability companies for criminal gain, to assist law enforcement in detecting, preventing, and punishing terrorism, money laundering, and other misconduct involving United States corporations and limited liability companies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Smarter Sentencing Act of 2013 H.R. 3382 (113th) LabradorSupportNo
To focus limited Federal resources on the most serious offenders. (by CRS)
Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2014 H.R. 4122 (113th) BonamiciSupportNo
To reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Trade Secrets Protection Act of 2014 H.R. 5233 (113th) HoldingSupportNo
To amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Access to Justice for Claims Against the United States Act H.R. 5683 (113th) DeSantisSupportNo
To ensure appropriate judicial review of Federal Government actions by amending the prohibition on the exercise of jurisdiction by the United States Court of Federal Claims of certain claims pending… More
To ensure appropriate judicial review of Federal Government actions by amending the prohibition on the exercise of jurisdiction by the United States Court of Federal Claims of certain claims pending in other courts. (by CRS) Hide
Traffic Stops Along the Border Statistics Study Act of 2013 H.R. 74 (113th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To provide for the collection of data on traffic stops, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sunshine in the Courtroom Act of 2013 H.R. 917 (113th) KingSupportNo
To provide for media coverage of Federal court proceedings. (by CRS)
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)
Independent Agency Regulatory Analysis Act of 2013 S. 1173 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to affirm the authority of the President to require independent regulatory agencies to comply with regulatory analysis requirements applicable to executive agencies, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to affirm the authority of the President to require independent regulatory agencies to comply with regulatory analysis requirements applicable to executive agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1690 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 2199 (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
Fair Debt Collection Practices Technical Clarification Act of 2014 S. 2328 (113th) ToomeySupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to preclude law firms and licensed attorneys from the definition of a debt collector when taking certain actions, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to preclude law firms and licensed attorneys from the definition of a debt collector when taking certain actions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
RELIEVE Act S. 2698 (113th) KingSupportNo
A bill to provide regulatory easement for lending institutions that enable a vibrant economy. (by CRS)
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 S. 569 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2013 S. 878 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Disaster Recovery Act of 2012 H.R. 1 (112th) RogersOpposeNo
An act making appropriations for disaster relief for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSupportYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011 H.R. 1254 (112th) DentOpposeNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to place synthetic drugs in Schedule I. (by CRS)
Birthright Citizenship Act of 2011 H.R. 140 (112th) 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
Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2011 H.R. 2028 (112th) CohenSupportNo
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by More
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by CRS) Hide
Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Venue Reform Act of 2011 H.R. 2533 (112th) SmithSplitNo
To amend title 28 of the United States Code with respect to proper venue for cases filed by corporations under chapter 11 of title 11 of such Code. (by More
To amend title 28 of the United States Code with respect to proper venue for cases filed by corporations under chapter 11 of title 11 of such Code. (by CRS) Hide
Youth Promise Act H.R. 2721 (112th) ScottSupportNo
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community… More
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community strength and resiliency to ensure that youth lead productive, safe, healthy, gang-free, and law-abiding lives. (by CRS) Hide
United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3080 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement. (by CRS)
Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011 H.R. 313 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to clarify that persons who enter into a conspiracy within the United States to possess or traffic illegal controlled substances outside the United States, or… More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to clarify that persons who enter into a conspiracy within the United States to possess or traffic illegal controlled substances outside the United States, or engage in conduct within the United States to aid or abet drug trafficking outside the United States, may be criminally prosecuted in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Criminal Alien Accountability Act H.R. 45 (112th) IssaOpposeNo
To amend section 276 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory sentencing ranges with respect to aliens who reenter the United States after having been removed, and for other… More
To amend section 276 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory sentencing ranges with respect to aliens who reenter the United States after having been removed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Right-To-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011 H.R. 822 (112th) StearnsOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a national standard in accordance with which nonresidents of a State may carry concealed firearms in the State. (by More
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a national standard in accordance with which nonresidents of a State may carry concealed firearms in the State. (by CRS) Hide
Building American Jobs Act of 2011 H.R. 992 (112th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2011 S. 1000 (112th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Equal Access to Tax Planning Act S. 139 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to provide that certain tax planning strategies are not patentable, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011 S. 1718 (112th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims. (by CRS) Hide
Intellectual Property Jurisdiction Clarification Act of 2011 S. 23 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Startup Visa Act of 2011 S. 565 (112th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to establish an employment-based immigrant visa for alien entrepreneurs who have received significant capital from investors to establish a business in the United States. (by More
A bill to establish an employment-based immigrant visa for alien entrepreneurs who have received significant capital from investors to establish a business in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2011 S. 623 (112th) KohlOpposeNo
A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011 S. 799 (112th) KerryOpposeNo
A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for individuals under the aegis of the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 S. 847 (112th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Federal Energy Dollars Act of 2011 S. 963 (112th) CarperSupportNo
A bill to reduce energy costs, improve energy efficiency, and expand the use of renewable energy by Federal agencies, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to reduce energy costs, improve energy efficiency, and expand the use of renewable energy by Federal agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulation of Mortgage Servicing Act of 2011 S. 967 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to establish clear regulatory standards for mortgage servicers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Criminal Penalty Provision for Criminal Infringement of a Copyright, and for Other Purposes. S. 978 (112th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the criminal penalty provision for criminal infringement of a copyright, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Youth Prison Reduction Through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support, and Education Act H.R. 1064 (111th) ScottSupportNo
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community… More
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community strength and resiliency to ensure that youth lead productive, safe, healthy, gang-free, and law-abiding lives. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act H.R. 1215 (111th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To reform immigration detention procedures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2009 H.R. 1237 (111th) SánchezSupportNo
To amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Medical Device Safety Act of 2009 H.R. 1346 (111th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by CRS) Hide
Justice Integrity Act of 2009 H.R. 1412 (111th) CohenSupportNo
To increase public confidence in the justice system and address any unwarranted racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal process. (by More
To increase public confidence in the justice system and address any unwarranted racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal process. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer Overdraft Protection Fair Practices Act H.R. 1456 (111th) MaloneySupportNo
To extend the protections of the Truth in Lending Act to overdraft protection programs and services provided by depository institutions, to require customer consent before a depository institution… More
To extend the protections of the Truth in Lending Act to overdraft protection programs and services provided by depository institutions, to require customer consent before a depository institution may initiate overdraft protection services and fees, to enhance the information made available to consumers relating to overdraft protection services and fees, to prohibit systematic manipulation in the posting of checks and other debits to a depository account for the purpose of generating overdraft protection fees, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009 H.R. 1478 (111th) HincheySupportNo
To amend chapter 171 of title 28, United States Code, to allow members of the Armed Forces to sue the United States for damages for certain injuries caused by improper medical care, and for other… More
To amend chapter 171 of title 28, United States Code, to allow members of the Armed Forces to sue the United States for damages for certain injuries caused by improper medical care, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2009 H.R. 1508 (111th) WexlerSplitNo
To amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009 H.R. 157 (111th) NortonSupportNo
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom's Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act H.R. 20 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Crack-Cocaine Equitable Sentencing Act of 2009 H.R. 2178 (111th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to eliminate certain mandatory minimum penalties relating to crack cocaine offenses. (by More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to eliminate certain mandatory minimum penalties relating to crack cocaine offenses. (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
Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act H.R. 2536 (111th) WexlerSupportNo
To provide relief for the shortage of nurses in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Save America Comprehensive Immigration Act of 2009 H.R. 264 (111th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to comprehensively reform immigration law, and for other purposes. (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
Fairness in Cocaine Sentencing Act of 2009 H.R. 3245 (111th) ScottSupportNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act regarding penalties for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act regarding penalties for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 H.R. 3596 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
To ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers.… More
To ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 H.R. 4853 (111th) OberstarOpposeYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for the airport improvement program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2010 H.R. 5658 (111th) ShadeggSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Investing in American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010 H.R. 5893 (111th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, to eliminate loopholes which encourage companies to move operations offshore, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, to eliminate loopholes which encourage companies to move operations offshore, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Life Sciences Jobs and Investment Act of 2010 H.R. 6165 (111th) SchwartzSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for life sciences research. (by CRS)
Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2009 H.R. 626 (111th) MaloneySupportNo
To provide that 4 of the 12 weeks of parental leave made available to a Federal employee shall be paid leave, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide that 4 of the 12 weeks of parental leave made available to a Federal employee shall be paid leave, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Establish a Pilot Program in Certain United States District Courts to Encourage Enhancement of Expertise in Patent Cases Among District Judges. H.R. 628 (111th) IssaSupportYes
To establish a pilot program in certain United States district courts to encourage enhancement of expertise in patent cases among district judges. (by More
To establish a pilot program in certain United States district courts to encourage enhancement of expertise in patent cases among district judges. (by CRS) Hide
To Require the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to Fully Insure Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts. H.R. 6398 (111th) DoggettSupportYes
To require the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to fully insure Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts. (by CRS)
No More Tulias: Drug Law Enforcement Evidentiary Standards Improvement Act of 2009 H.R. 68 (111th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To increase the evidentiary standard required to convict a person for a drug offense, to require screening of law enforcement officers or others acting under color of law participating in drug task… More
To increase the evidentiary standard required to convict a person for a drug offense, to require screening of law enforcement officers or others acting under color of law participating in drug task forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2009 H.R. 911 (111th) MillerSupportNo
Provides a federal standard for teen/youth rehabilitation facilities that aims to prevent child neglect and abuse. Prohibits residential facilities from abusing children or denying them basic… More
Provides a federal standard for teen/youth rehabilitation facilities that aims to prevent child neglect and abuse. Prohibits residential facilities from abusing children or denying them basic necessities and access to phones. Staff is to be trained in what constitutes abuse and in providing emergency medical care. Marketing for residential programs will be more transparent and they will be held accountable for breaking the law. Creates a toll-free national hotline for individuals to report cases of abuse and a website with information about substantiated cases of abuse at residential programs. States are responsible for licensing facilities that are in accordance with the laws and the Department of Health and Human Services will conduct inspections. (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
English Language Unity Act of 2009 H.R. 997 (111th) KingOpposeNo
English Language Unity Act of 2009 - States that English is the official language of the United States. Requires that: (1) official functions of the United States be conducted in English; and (2)… More
English Language Unity Act of 2009 - States that English is the official language of the United States. Requires that: (1) official functions of the United States be conducted in English; and (2) all naturalization ceremonies to be conducted in English. Establishes a uniform English language rule for naturalization. Sets forth exceptions to and rules of construction for such requirements. States that English language requirements and workplace policies, whether in the public or private sector, shall be presumptively consistent with the laws of the United States. Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue for public notice and comment a proposed rule for uniform testing of English language ability of candidates for naturalization based upon the principles that: (1) all citizens should be able to read and understand generally the English language text of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the laws of the United States; and (2) any exceptions to this standard should be limited to extraordinary circumstances, such as asylum. (Summary by CRS) (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
Notice Pleading Restoration Act of 2009 S. 1504 (111th) SpecterOpposeNo
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be… More
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be met in order to bring a case to court, more stringent and difficult to meet. The bill has led to some strange bedfellows opposing it. The Chamber of Commerce released a letter signed by other large business organizations, but also groups devoted to civil justice. The NAACP testified in favor of the bill, and the National Senior Citizen Law Center wrote a letter in support. (by CRS) Hide
COPS Improvements Act of 2009 S. 167 (111th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Sentencing Act of 2010 S. 1789 (111th) DurbinSupportYes
A bill to restore fairness to Federal cocaine sentencing. (by CRS)
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 S. 275 (111th) BaucusSupportNo
An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Justice Integrity Act of 2009 S. 495 (111th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to increase public confidence in the justice system and address any unwarranted racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal process. (by More
A bill to increase public confidence in the justice system and address any unwarranted racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal process. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act S. 512 (111th) MartinezSupportNo
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9, United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2009 S. 537 (111th) KohlSplitNo
A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Device Safety Act of 2009 S. 540 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by CRS) Hide
Broadcaster Freedom Act of 2009 S. 62 (111th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to prevent the Federal Communications Commission from repromulgating the fairness doctrine. (by CRS)
National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010 S. 714 (111th) WebbSupportNo
A bill to establish the National Criminal Justice Commission. (by CRS)
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2009 S. 729 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation… More
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Puerto Rico Self-Determination Act of 2007 H.R. 1230 (110th) VelázquezSplitNo
To recognize the right of the People of Puerto Rico to call a Constitutional Convention through which the people would exercise their natural right to self-determination, and to establish a mechanism… More
To recognize the right of the People of Puerto Rico to call a Constitutional Convention through which the people would exercise their natural right to self-determination, and to establish a mechanism for congressional consideration of such decision. (by CRS) Hide
Rail and Public Transportation Security Act of 2007 H.R. 1269 (110th) OberstarSupportNo
To improve the security of railroad, public transportation, and over-the-road bus systems in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To improve the security of railroad, public transportation, and over-the-road bus systems in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Dream Act H.R. 1275 (110th) BermanSupportNo
This bill amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes, and to authorize the status of… More
This bill amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes, and to authorize the status of those students who have entered the country as children and have been long-term U.S. residents. (by CRS) Hide
To Impose a Mandatory Minimum Sentence on a Deportable Alien Who Fails to Depart or Fails to Attend a Removal Proceeding. H.R. 131 (110th) GalleglyOpposeNo
To impose a mandatory minimum sentence on a deportable alien who fails to depart or fails to attend a removal proceeding. (by More
To impose a mandatory minimum sentence on a deportable alien who fails to depart or fails to attend a removal proceeding. (by CRS) Hide
To Impose a Criminal Penalty on an Alien Who Fails Voluntarily to Depart the United States After Securing Permission to Do So, or Who Unlawfully Returns to the United States After Voluntarily Departing. H.R. 132 (110th) GalleglyOpposeNo
To impose a criminal penalty on an alien who fails voluntarily to depart the United States after securing permission to do so, or who unlawfully returns to the United States after voluntarily… More
To impose a criminal penalty on an alien who fails voluntarily to depart the United States after securing permission to do so, or who unlawfully returns to the United States after voluntarily departing. (by CRS) Hide
Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2007 H.R. 1328 (110th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that Act. (by CRS)
Citizenship Reform Act of 2007 H.R. 133 (110th) GalleglyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny citizenship at birth to children born in the United States of parents who are not citizens or permanent resident aliens. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny citizenship at birth to children born in the United States of parents who are not citizens or permanent resident aliens. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to Deny Visas and Admission to Aliens Who Have Been Unlawfully Present in the United States for More Than 6 Months. H.R. 134 (110th) GalleglyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny visas and admission to aliens who have been unlawfully present in the United States for more than 6 months. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny visas and admission to aliens who have been unlawfully present in the United States for more than 6 months. (by CRS) Hide
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
SAFE for America Act H.R. 1430 (110th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the diversity immigrant program. (by CRS)
District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007 H.R. 1433 (110th) NortonSupportNo
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
For the Relief of Griselda Lopez Negrete. H.R. 1529 (110th) WilsonOpposeNo
For the relief of Griselda Lopez Negrete. (by CRS)
Civil Rights Tax Relief Act of 2007 H.R. 1540 (110th) LewisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received on account of claims based on certain unlawful discrimination and to allow income averaging for backpay and… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received on account of claims based on certain unlawful discrimination and to allow income averaging for backpay and frontpay awards received on account of such claims, 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
Indentured Servitude Abolition Act of 2007 H.R. 1763 (110th) MillerSupportNo
To provide for labor recruiter accountability, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Elder Justice Act H.R. 1783 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute… More
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Temporary Agricultural Labor Reform Act of 2007 H.R. 1792 (110th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To simplify the process for admitting temporary alien agricultural workers under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, to increase access to such workers, and for other… More
To simplify the process for admitting temporary alien agricultural workers under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, to increase access to such workers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2007 H.R. 1843 (110th) StupakSupportNo
To extend the termination date for the exemption of returning workers from the numerical limitations for temporary workers. (by More
To extend the termination date for the exemption of returning workers from the numerical limitations for temporary workers. (by CRS) Hide
Anti-Gun Trafficking Penalties Enhancement Act of 2007 H.R. 1895 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To improve the tracking of stolen firearms and firearms used in a crime, to allow more frequent inspections of gun dealers to ensure compliance with Federal gun law, to enhance the penalties for gun… More
To improve the tracking of stolen firearms and firearms used in a crime, to allow more frequent inspections of gun dealers to ensure compliance with Federal gun law, to enhance the penalties for gun trafficking, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 H.R. 1930 (110th) ShadeggSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Birthright Citizenship Act of 2007 H.R. 1940 (110th) DealOpposeNo
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
Liberian Refugee Immigration Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 1941 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To adjust the immigration status of certain Liberian nationals who were provided refuge in the United States. (by CRS)
Medicaid Newborn Coverage Act of 2007 H.R. 210 (110th) SerranoSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to waive the requirement for proof of citizenship during first year of life for children born in the United States to a Medicaid-eligible mother.… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to waive the requirement for proof of citizenship during first year of life for children born in the United States to a Medicaid-eligible mother. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2007 H.R. 2102 (110th) BoucherSupportNo
This bill would limit the conditions under which the federal governement could force journalists to disclose information. (by More
This bill would limit the conditions under which the federal governement could force journalists to disclose information. (by CRS) Hide
Kinship Caregiver Support Act H.R. 2188 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To establish kinship navigator programs, to establish kinship guardianship assistance payments for children, and for other purposes. (by More
To establish kinship navigator programs, to establish kinship guardianship assistance payments for children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Authorize an Additional District Judgeship for the District of Nebraska. H.R. 231 (110th) TerrySupportNo
To authorize an additional district judgeship for the district of Nebraska. (by CRS)
To Amend Title 35, United States Code, Relating to the Funding of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. H.R. 2336 (110th) BermanSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, relating to the funding of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. (by CRS)
L-1 Nonimmigrant Reform Act H.R. 2504 (110th) DeLauroOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the admission of L-1 intra-company transferee nonimmigrants. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the admission of L-1 intra-company transferee nonimmigrants. (by CRS) Hide
Criminal Alien Accountability Act H.R. 26 (110th) IssaOpposeNo
This bill establishes minimum prison terms for alien crimes or those who aid in alien crimes. (by CRS)
Attorney-Client Privilege Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 3013 (110th) ScottSupportNo
This bill amends the federal criminal code to prohibit any U.S. agent or attorney from demanding or requesting disclosure by an organization (or affiliated person) of any communication protected by… More
This bill amends the federal criminal code to prohibit any U.S. agent or attorney from demanding or requesting disclosure by an organization (or affiliated person) of any communication protected by the attorney-client privilege or any attorney work product. It would effectively prohibit the violation of attorney-client privilege in corporate investigations. (by CRS) Hide
ADA Amendments Act of 2008 H.R. 3195 (110th) HoyerSplitNo
To restore the intent and protections of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. (by CRS)
Regulatory Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 3564 (110th) CannonSupportYes
This bill authorizes appropriations for the Administrative Conference of the United States for FY2008-FY2011. (by CRS)
Federal Judicial Salary Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 3753 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To increase the pay of Federal judges, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2007 H.R. 505 (110th) AbercrombieSupportNo
To express the policy of the United States regarding the United States relationship with Native Hawaiians and to provide a process for the recognition by the United States of the Native Hawaiian… More
To express the policy of the United States regarding the United States relationship with Native Hawaiians and to provide a process for the recognition by the United States of the Native Hawaiian governing entity. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 H.R. 5876 (110th) MillerSupportNo
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 (by CRS)
Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2007 H.R. 900 (110th) SerranoSupportNo
This bill directs the Puerto Rico State Elections Commission to conduct a plebiscite in Puerto Rico during the 111th Congress, giving voters the option to vote for continued U.S. territorial status… More
This bill directs the Puerto Rico State Elections Commission to conduct a plebiscite in Puerto Rico during the 111th Congress, giving voters the option to vote for continued U.S. territorial status or for a path toward a constitutionally viable permanent nonterritorial status. (by CRS) Hide
John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007 H.R. 916 (110th) ScottSupportNo
To provide for loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders. (by CRS)
Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2007 H.R. 923 (110th) LewisSupportYes
This bill would create an Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Investigation Office in the Department of Justice and FBI. (by CRS)
Recidivism Reduction and Second Chance Act of 2007 S. 1060 (110th) BidenSupportNo
This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to reauthorize, rewrite, and expand provisions for adult and juvenile offender state and local reentry demonstration projects… More
This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to reauthorize, rewrite, and expand provisions for adult and juvenile offender state and local reentry demonstration projects to provide expanded services to offenders and their families for reentry into society. (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
National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act S. 1515 (110th) BidenSupportNo
A bill to establish a domestic violence volunteer attorney network to represent domestic violence victims. (by CRS)
Federal Judicial Salary Restoration Act of 2008 S. 1638 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to adjust the salaries of Federal justices and judges, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2007 S. 1782 (110th) FeingoldSplitNo
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
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
Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007 S. 1959 (110th) CollinsOpposeNo
A bill to establish the National Commission on the Prevention of Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to establish the National Commission on the Prevention of Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2007 S. 2035 (110th) SpecterSupportNo
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
Fair Contracts for Growers Act of 2007 S. 221 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title 9, United States Code, to provide for greater fairness in the arbitration process relating to livestock and poultry contracts. (by More
A bill to amend title 9, United States Code, to provide for greater fairness in the arbitration process relating to livestock and poultry contracts. (by CRS) Hide
Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 2285 (110th) DoddSupportNo
To reauthorize the Federal terrorism risk insurance program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2008 S. 2449 (110th) KohlOpposeNo
A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Federal Rules of Evidence to Address the Waiver of the Attorney-Client Privilege and the Work Product Doctrine. S. 2450 (110th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to amend the Federal Rules of Evidence to address the waiver of the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Rules of Evidence to address the waiver of the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine. (by CRS) Hide
Environmental Justice Renewal Act S. 2549 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish an Interagency Working Group on Environmental Justice to provide guidance to Federal agencies on the… More
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish an Interagency Working Group on Environmental Justice to provide guidance to Federal agencies on the development of criteria for identifying disproportionately high and adverse human health or environmental effects on minority populations and low-income populations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Judgeship Act of 2008 S. 2774 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to provide for the appointment of additional Federal circuit and district judges, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2008 S. 3155 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Warm in Winter and Cool in Summer Act S. 3186 (110th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to provide funding for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. (by CRS)
Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2008 S. 3252 (110th) DoddSupportNo
A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act, to ban abusive credit practices, enhance consumer disclosures, protect underage consumers, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act, to ban abusive credit practices, enhance consumer disclosures, protect underage consumers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Court Security Improvement Act of 2007 S. 378 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect judges, prosecutors, witnesses, victims, and their family members, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect judges, prosecutors, witnesses, victims, and their family members, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007 S. 442 (110th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to provide for loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders. (by CRS)
State Court Interpreter Grant Program Act S. 702 (110th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs. (by More
A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs. (by CRS) Hide
527 Reform Act of 2006 H.R. 4975 (109th) DreierSupportNo
This bill regulates the practice of lobbying with the intention of making lobbying more transparent. (by CRS)
Respect for America's Fallen Heroes Act H.R. 5037 (109th) RogersSupportYes
This bill would prohibit demonstrations from taking place at Arlington National Cemetery and other cemeteries under control of the National Cemetery Administration without the direct consent of… More
This bill would prohibit demonstrations from taking place at Arlington National Cemetery and other cemeteries under control of the National Cemetery Administration without the direct consent of authorized personnel. (by CRS) Hide