Churches, clergy & religious organizations (Arts, Culture, Religion related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Michael Davis, Jr. in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act H.R. 1148 (114th) GowdyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act of 2015 H.R. 1150 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to improve the ability of the United States to advance religious freedom globally through enhanced diplomacy, training, counterterrorism, and… More
To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to improve the ability of the United States to advance religious freedom globally through enhanced diplomacy, training, counterterrorism, and foreign assistance efforts, and through stronger and more flexible political responses to religious freedom violations and violent extremism worldwide, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Asylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2015 H.R. 1153 (114th) ChaffetzOpposeNo
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes. (by More
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2015 H.R. 1299 (114th) KellySupportNo
To ensure that organizations with religious or moral convictions are allowed to continue to provide services for children. (by More
To ensure that organizations with religious or moral convictions are allowed to continue to provide services for children. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care Conscience Rights Act H.R. 940 (114th) BlackSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act… More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2015 S. 667 (114th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to ensure that organizations with religious or moral convictions are allowed to continue to provide services for children. (by More
A bill to ensure that organizations with religious or moral convictions are allowed to continue to provide services for children. (by CRS) Hide
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 H.R. 1755 (113th) PolisSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Equitable Access to Care and Health Act H.R. 1814 (113th) SchockSupportNo
To amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate. (by More
To amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate. (by CRS) Hide
Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act H.R. 2131 (113th) IssaOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2014 H.R. 2175 (113th) JohnsonOpposeNo
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D.… More
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed with the United States on June 6, 1944, the morning of D-Day. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement Act H.R. 2278 (113th) GowdyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013 H.R. 3102 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008; and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Marriage and Religious Freedom Act H.R. 3133 (113th) LabradorSupportNo
To prevent adverse treatment of any person on the basis of views held with respect to marriage. (by CRS)
Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2014 H.R. 3979 (113th) BarlettaSupportYes
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to Include the Desecration of Cemeteries Among the Many Forms of Violations of the Right to Religious Freedom. H.R. 4028 (113th) MengSupportYes
To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the desecration of cemeteries among the many forms of violations of the right to religious freedom. (by More
To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the desecration of cemeteries among the many forms of violations of the right to religious freedom. (by CRS) Hide
World War I Memorial Act of 2014 H.R. 4435 (113th) McKeonSupportNo
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year,… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to Repeal the Sunset of the Special Immigrant Nonminister Religious Worker Program. H.R. 4460 (113th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to repeal the sunset of the special immigrant nonminister religious worker program. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to repeal the sunset of the special immigrant nonminister religious worker program. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care Conscience Rights Act H.R. 940 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act… More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013 S. 1044 (113th) PortmanOpposeYes
A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President… More
A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed with the United States on D-Day, June 6, 1944. (by CRS) Hide
Marriage and Religious Freedom Act S. 1808 (113th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to prevent adverse treatment of any person on the basis of views held with respect to marriage. (by CRS)
Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act of 2013 S. 1881 (113th) MenéndezOpposeNo
A bill to expand sanctions imposed with respect to Iran and to impose additional sanctions with respect to Iran, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to expand sanctions imposed with respect to Iran and to impose additional sanctions with respect to Iran, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 S. 1900 (113th) BaucusOpposeNo
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
Fair Employment Protection Act of 2014 S. 2133 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other statutes to clarify appropriate liability standards for Federal antidiscrimination claims. (by More
A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other statutes to clarify appropriate liability standards for Federal antidiscrimination claims. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to Include the Desecration of Cemeteries Among the Many Forms of Violations of the Right to Religious Freedom. S. 2466 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the desecration of cemeteries among the many forms of violations of the right to religious freedom. (by More
A bill to amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the desecration of cemeteries among the many forms of violations of the right to religious freedom. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 S. 2578 (113th) MurrayOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions. (by CRS)
Nonprofit Energy Efficiency Act S. 717 (113th) KlobucharSplitNo
A bill to direct the Secretary of Energy to establish a pilot program to award grants to nonprofit organizations for the purpose of retrofitting nonprofit buildings with energy-efficiency… More
A bill to direct the Secretary of Energy to establish a pilot program to award grants to nonprofit organizations for the purpose of retrofitting nonprofit buildings with energy-efficiency improvements. (by CRS) Hide
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerOpposeNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 S. 815 (113th) MerkleySplitNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Equitable Access to Care and Health Act S. 862 (113th) AyotteSupportNo
A bill to amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate. (by More
A bill to amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate. (by CRS) Hide
A Resolution Strongly Recommending That the United States Renegotiate the Return of the Iraqi Jewish Archive to Iraq. S.Res. 333 (113th) ToomeySupportNo
A resolution strongly recommending that the United States renegotiate the return of the Iraqi Jewish Archive to Iraq. (by CRS)
Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011 H.R. 1179 (112th) FortenberrySupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act H.R. 1397 (112th) FrankSplitNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Science Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2112 (112th) KingstonOpposeYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending… More
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
China Democracy Promotion Act of 2011 H.R. 2121 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To deny the entry into the United States of certain members of the senior leadership of the Government of the People's Republic of China and individuals who have committed human rights abuses in… More
To deny the entry into the United States of certain members of the senior leadership of the Government of the People's Republic of China and individuals who have committed human rights abuses in the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012 H.R. 3897 (112th) ChabotSupportNo
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide religious conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by More
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide religious conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by CRS) Hide
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampOpposeYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
Department of Peace Act of 2011 H.R. 808 (112th) KucinichSplitNo
To establish a Department of Peace. (by CRS)
Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011 S. 1467 (112th) BluntSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by CRS) Hide
Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012 S. 2043 (112th) RubioSupportNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide religious conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide religious conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Religious Freedom Protection Act of 2012 S. 2092 (112th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Wartime Contracting Reform Act of 2012 S. 3254 (112th) LevinOpposeNo
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of… More
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 811 (112th) MerkleySplitNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 H.R. 2194 (111th) BermanOpposeYes
To amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by expanding economic sanctions against Iran. (by More
To amend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 to enhance United States diplomatic efforts with respect to Iran by expanding economic sanctions against Iran. (by CRS) Hide
Gulf Coast Civic Works Act H.R. 2269 (111th) LofgrenSupportNo
To establish the Gulf Coast Civic Works Commission within the Department of Homeland Security Office of Federal Coordinator of Gulf Coast Rebuilding to administer the Gulf Coast Civic Works Project… More
To establish the Gulf Coast Civic Works Commission within the Department of Homeland Security Office of Federal Coordinator of Gulf Coast Rebuilding to administer the Gulf Coast Civic Works Project to provide job-training opportunities and increase employment to aid in the recovery of the Gulf Coast region. (by CRS) Hide
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011 H.R. 2410 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development… More
To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development assistance for Pakistan, to authorize security assistance for Pakistan, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 H.R. 2981 (111th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 H.R. 3017 (111th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 S. 1584 (111th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Matthew Shepard Hate Crimes Prevention Act S. 909 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007 H.R. 1429 (110th) KildeeSupportYes
To reauthorize the Head Start Act, to improve program quality, to expand access, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Workplace Religious Freedom Act of 2007 H.R. 1431 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to establish provisions with respect to religious accommodation in employment, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to establish provisions with respect to religious accommodation in employment, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Empowering Parents Through Choice Act H.R. 1486 (110th) McKeonSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for restructuring. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Religious Freedom Act of 2007 S. 178 (110th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to protect freedom of speech exercisable by houses of worship or meditation and affiliated organizations. (by CRS)
Prevention First Act S. 21 (110th) ReidSupportNo
This is an omnibus family planning bill that seeks to reduce the number of unintended pregnancies and increase access to contraceptives. (by More
This is an omnibus family planning bill that seeks to reduce the number of unintended pregnancies and increase access to contraceptives. (by CRS) Hide
Alternative Minimum Tax and Extenders Tax Relief Act of 2008 S. 2886 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions. (by CRS)
Iraq War Policy Bill S. 470 (110th) LevinSupportNo
A bill to express the sense of Congress on Iraq. (by CRS)