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TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Promoting U.S. Jobs Through Exports Act of 2015 H.R. 1031 (114th) WatersSupportNo
To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Spectrum Pipeline 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
Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015 H.R. 1321 (114th) PalloneSupportYes
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the manufacture and introduction or delivery for introduction into interstate commerce of rinse-off cosmetics containing… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the manufacture and introduction or delivery for introduction into interstate commerce of rinse-off cosmetics containing intentionally-added plastic microbeads. (by CRS) Hide
PROTECT Act H.R. 1907 (114th) TiberiSupportNo
To reauthorize trade facilitation and trade enforcement functions and activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 H.R. 2028 (114th) SimpsonSupportNo
Making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation for Tomorrow Act of 2015 H.R. 22 (114th) DavisSupportYes
An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes. (by More
An act to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2015 H.R. 26 (114th) NeugebauerSupportYes
To extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by More
To extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Empowerment Act H.R. 2716 (114th) DeSantisOpposeNo
To empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STORIS Act H.R. 2876 (114th) GravesSupportNo
To promote the recycling of vessels in the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Keystone XL Pipeline Act H.R. 3 (114th) CramerSupportNo
To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Safe, Flexible, and Efficient Trucking Act of 2015 H.R. 3488 (114th) RibbleSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Train Control Enforcement and Implementation Act of 2015 H.R. 3651 (114th) ShusterSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for the extension of certain deadlines related to positive train control, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for the extension of certain deadlines related to positive train control, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation for Tomorrow Act of 2015 H.R. 3763 (114th) ShusterSupportNo
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Trash Reduction Act of 2015 H.R. 3977 (114th) LowenthalSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a retail tax on carryout bags, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Water Resources Development Act of 2016 H.R. 5303 (114th) ShusterSupportNo
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Export-Import Bank Reform and Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 597 (114th) FincherSupportNo
To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Authorization Act H.R. 644 (114th) ReedSupportYes
An act to reauthorize trade facilitation and trade enforcement functions and activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Vessel Incidental Discharge Act H.R. 980 (114th) HunterSupportNo
To provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by More
To provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by CRS) Hide
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the National Labor Relations Board Relating to Representation Case Procedures. H.J.Res. 29 (114th) KlineSupportNo
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures.… More
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures. (by CRS) Hide
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
Move America Act of 2015 S. 1186 (114th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for Move America bonds and to allow such bonds to be converted into tax credits to support public-private partnerships. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for Move America bonds and to allow such bonds to be converted into tax credits to support public-private partnerships. (by CRS) Hide
Port Performance Act S. 1298 (114th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill to provide nationally consistent measures of performance of the Nation's ports, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
STORIS Act S. 1511 (114th) VitterSupportNo
A bill to promote the recycling of vessels in the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protecting Orderly and Responsible Transit of Shipments Act of 2015 S. 1519 (114th) GardnerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 to address slowdowns, strikes, and lock-outs occurring at ports in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 to address slowdowns, strikes, and lock-outs occurring at ports in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Empowerment Act S. 1541 (114th) LeeOpposeNo
A bill to empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
DRIVE Act S. 1647 (114th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Multimodal Freight Policy and Investment Act S. 1680 (114th) CantwellSupportNo
A bill to improve the condition and performance of the national multimodal freight network, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015 S. 2006 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Water Resources Development Act of 2016 S. 2848 (114th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of… More
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Vessel Incidental Discharge Act S. 373 (114th) RubioSupportNo
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by More
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by CRS) Hide
Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act S. 697 (114th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to reauthorize and modernize that Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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 Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the National Labor Relations Board Relating to Representation Case Procedures. S.J.Res. 8 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case… More
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures. (by CRS) Hide
Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act H.R. 1120 (113th) RoeSupportNo
To prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from taking any action that requires a quorum of the members of the Board until such time as Board constituting a quorum shall have been confirmed by… More
To prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from taking any action that requires a quorum of the members of the Board until such time as Board constituting a quorum shall have been confirmed by the Senate, the Supreme Court issues a decision on the constitutionality of the appointments to the Board made in January 2012, or the adjournment sine die of the first session of the 113th Congress. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013 H.R. 2122 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Representation Fairness Restoration Act H.R. 2347 (113th) PriceSupportNo
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to the criteria for determining employee units appropriate for the purposes of collective bargaining. (by More
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to the criteria for determining employee units appropriate for the purposes of collective bargaining. (by CRS) Hide
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 H.R. 3080 (113th) ShusterSupportYes
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Realize America's Maritime Promise Act H.R. 335 (113th) BoustanySupportNo
To ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance. (by CRS)
Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 H.R. 3370 (113th) GrimmSupportYes
To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
True Understanding of the Economy and Safety Act H.R. 3413 (113th) HannaSupportNo
To require a study and report by the Comptroller General regarding the restart provision of the Hours of Service Rules for Commercial Truck Drivers, and for other purposes. (by More
To require a study and report by the Comptroller General regarding the restart provision of the Hours of Service Rules for Commercial Truck Drivers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. H.R. 5682 (113th) CassidySupportNo
To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Safe and Efficient Transportation Act of 2013 H.R. 612 (113th) MichaudSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Travel Promotion, Enhancement, and Modernization Act of 2014 H.R. 83 (113th) ChristensenSupportYes
Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013 S. 1029 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Renewable Fuel Standard Repeal Act S. 1195 (113th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to repeal the renewable fuel standard. (by CRS)
Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2013 S. 1807 (113th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to eliminate the corn ethanol mandate for renewable fuel, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Vessel Incidental Discharge Act S. 2094 (113th) BegichSupportNo
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by More
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel. (by CRS) Hide
Harbor Maintenance Act of 2013 S. 218 (113th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance. (by CRS)
National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2014 S. 2244 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
MAP-21 Reauthorization Act S. 2322 (113th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014 S. 2444 (113th) BegichSupportYes
A bill to authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2013 S. 601 (113th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of… More
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enforcing Orders and Reducing Customs Evasion Act of 2013 S. 662 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize trade facilitation and trade enforcement functions and activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Realize America's Maritime Promise Act H.R. 104 (112th) BoustanySupportNo
To ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance. (by CRS)
Providing for Our Workforce and Energy Resources Act, or POWER Act H.R. 2360 (112th) LandrySupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to extend the Constitution, laws, and jurisdiction of the United States to installations and devices attached to the seabed of the Outer Continental… More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to extend the Constitution, laws, and jurisdiction of the United States to installations and devices attached to the seabed of the Outer Continental Shelf for the production and support of production of energy from sources other than oil and gas, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Piracy Suppression Act of 2012 H.R. 2838 (112th) LoBiondoSupportYes
An Act to authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal years 2013 through 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3080 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement. (by CRS)
Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2012 H.R. 3408 (112th) LambornSupportNo
To set clear rules for the development of United States oil shale resources, to promote shale technology research and development, and for other purposes. (by More
To set clear rules for the development of United States oil shale resources, to promote shale technology research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2012 H.R. 4480 (112th) GardnerOpposeNo
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of… More
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. (by CRS) Hide
Clean Ports Act of 2011 H.R. 572 (112th) NadlerOpposeNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide certain port authorities, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 H.R. 7 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Provide for the Resolution of the Outstanding Issues in the Current Railway Labor-Management Dispute. H.J.Res. 91 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To provide for the resolution of the outstanding issues in the current railway labor-management dispute. (by CRS)
Clean Ports Act of 2011 S. 2011 (112th) GillibrandOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to provide certain port authorities, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
RESPECT Act S. 2168 (112th) BlumenthalOpposeNo
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to modify the definition of supervisor. (by CRS)
Harbor Maintenance Act of 2011 S. 412 (112th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance. (by CRS)
SAFE Port Reauthorization Act S. 832 (112th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize certain port security programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Federal Surface Transportation Policy and Planning Act of 2009 S. 1036 (111th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish national purposes and goals for Federal surface transportation activities and programs and create a national surface transportation plan.… More
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish national purposes and goals for Federal surface transportation activities and programs and create a national surface transportation plan. (by CRS) Hide
Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2010 S. 3973 (111th) VoinovichSupportNo
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to reauthorize and modify provisions relating to the diesel emissions reduction program. (by More
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to reauthorize and modify provisions relating to the diesel emissions reduction program. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Maritime Pollution Prevention Act of 2008 H.R. 802 (110th) OberstarSupportYes
Marpol 73/78 is the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships, 1973 as modified by the Protocol of 1978. The regulations in Annex VI set limits on sulphur oxide and… More
Marpol 73/78 is the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships, 1973 as modified by the Protocol of 1978. The regulations in Annex VI set limits on sulphur oxide and nitrogen oxide emissions from ship exhausts and prohibit deliberate emissions of ozone depleting substances. (by CRS) Hide
Marine Vessel Emissions Reduction Act of 2008 S. 1499 (110th) BoxerOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce air pollution from marine vessels. (by CRS)
Ballast Water Management Act of 2007 S. 1578 (110th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to establish vessel ballast water management requirements, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to establish vessel ballast water management requirements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Hydrographic Services Improvement Act Amendments of 2008 S. 1582 (110th) InouyeSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize and amend the Hydrographic Services Improvement Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Require the Secretary of Commerce to Prescribe Regulations to Reduce the Incidence of Vessels Colliding with North Atlantic Right Whales by Limiting the Speed of Vessels, and for Other Purposes. S. 2657 (110th) KerryOpposeNo
Also known as the "Ship Strike Reduction Act of 2008" (by CRS)
SAFE Port Act H.R. 4954 (109th) LungrenSplitYes
To improve maritime and cargo security through enhanced layered defenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS)