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Rank: 102
Elected: 1996
Re-election: 2014
John F. Tierney  -  (D) United States
US Representative - Massachusetts District 6
  • Fed Capitol
    50 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC 20515-2106
    • Phone: (202) 225-8020
    • Fax: (202) 225-5915
  • Fed District
    17 Peabody Square
    Peabody, MA 01960-5646
    • Phone: (978) 531-1669
    • Fax: (978) 531-1996
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Sponsoring 231 Bills
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HJR113 Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. JOINT RESOLUTION Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. 1.
HB4166 Lake Berryessa Recreation Enhancement Act of 2014 A BILL To transfer recreational management authority for Lake Berryessa in the State of California from the Bureau of Reclamation to the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes. 1
HB2909 United States Call Center Worker and Consumer Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To require the Secretary of Labor to maintain a publicly available list of all employers that relocate a call center overseas, to make such companies ineligible for Federal grants ...
HB1466 Dorothy I. Height and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Social Work Reinvestment Act A BILL To establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy issues associated with recr...
HB1814 EACH Act AN ACT To amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate. 1
HB1250 Medicare Audit Improvement Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve operations of recovery auditors under the Medicare integrity program, to increase transparency and accuracy in audits con...
HB182 Safe Skies Act of 2013 A BILL To require the Secretary of Transportation to modify the final rule relating to flightcrew member duty and rest requirements for passenger operations of air carriers to apply to al...
HB1094 Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2013 A BILL To prohibit the sale or transport of equines and equine parts in interstate or foreign commerce for human consumption. 1
HB2170 Foreign Language Education Partnership Program Act A BILL To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a partnership program in foreign languages. 1
HB1179 Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 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 require...
HB1433 To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest... A BILL To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans. 1
HB3538 Affordable College Textbook Act A BILL To expand the use of open textbooks in order to achieve savings for students. 1
HB1706 Mortgage Settlement Monitoring Act of 2013 A BILL To establish an Independent Monitor to maintain oversight of the settlement by mortgage servicing companies that were subject to enforcement actions for unsafe and unsound practice...
HB5005 Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act of 2014 A BILL To end the use of corporal punishment in schools, and for other purposes. 1
HR24 Expressing the deep disappointment of the House of Representatives in th... RESOLUTION Expressing the deep disappointment of the House of Representatives in the enactment by the Russia Government of a law ending inter-country adoptions of Russian children by Unit...
HB1428 Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Pati... A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare entitlement to immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant recipients. 1
HR161 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Food and D... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Food and Drug Administration should encourage the use of abuse-deterrent formulations of drugs. .
HB699 Stop the Sequester Job Loss Now Act A BILL To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to repeal and replace the fiscal year 2013 sequestration. 1
HB1010 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013 A BILL To provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage. 1
HB1652 Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 A BILL To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. 1
HB1431 Postal Employee Appeal Rights Amendments Act of 2013 A BILL To extend the right of appeal to the Merit Systems Protection Board to certain employees of the United States Postal Service. 1
HR190 Condemning the April 15, 2013, Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attacks... RESOLUTION Condemning the April 15, 2013, Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attacks in Boston, Massachusetts and calling upon the United States Government, the governments of all nations,...
HR90 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Committee ... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Committee on Agriculture should not propose any reduction in the availability or amount of benefits provided under...
HB1907 Nurse Staffing Standards for Patient Safety and Quality Care Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish direct care registered nurse-to-patient staffing ratio requirements in hospitals, and for other purposes. 1
HB303 Retired Pay Restoration Act A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit additional retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from...
HB4440 Horse Transportation Safety Act of 2014 A BILL To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the transportation of horses in interstate transportation in a motor vehicle containing 2 or more levels stacked on top of one an...
HB1102 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2013 A BILL To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare benefi...
HB2574 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution ru...
HB4227 Fair Employment Protection Act of 2014 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. 1
HB3774 Repealing Ineffective and Incomplete Abstinence-Only Program Funding Act... A BILL To amend title V of the Social Security Act to eliminate the abstinence-only education program, and for other purposes. 1
HB1998 Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act A BILL To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to clarify provisions enacted by the Captive Wildlife Safety Act, to further the conservation of certain wildlife species, and for other p...
HR168 Condemning the horrific attacks of April 15, 2013, in Boston, Massachuse... RESOLUTION Condemning the horrific attacks of April 15, 2013, in Boston, Massachusetts, and expressing support, sympathy, and prayers for all persons impacted by this tragedy. .
HR588 Concerning the suspension of exit permit issuance by the Government of t... RESOLUTION Concerning the suspension of exit permit issuance by the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo for adopted Congolese children seeking to depart the country with their ...
HB1755 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 A BILL To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. 1
HB333 Disabled Veterans Tax Termination Act A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent paymen...
HB377 Paycheck Fairness Act 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. 1
HB1595 Student Loan Relief Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans. 1
HB4169 S.O.S. Act A BILL To prevent deaths occurring from drug overdoses. 1
HB3370 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 An Act To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes.
HB1554 Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act A BILL To restrict the use of offshore tax havens and abusive tax shelters to inappropriately avoid Federal taxation, and for other purposes. 1
HB4974 DELIVER Act A BILL To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the repayment of higher education loans for certain employees of the Department of...
HR587 Expressing support for internal rebuilding, resettlement, accountability... RESOLUTION Expressing support for internal rebuilding, resettlement, accountability, and reconciliation within Sri Lanka so that Sri Lankans from all ethnic and religious communities may ...
HB1731 Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2013 A BILL To provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. 1
HR285 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United Sta... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should ban and prevent the import of shark fins from sharks caught through the practice of finning, ...
HB1565 Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, ...
HR468 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that gun violence i... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that gun violence is a public health issue and Congress should enact by the end of the 113th Congress comprehensive Federal...
HB3546 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2013 A BILL To provide for the extension of certain unemployment benefits, and for other purposes. 1
HB24 Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2013 A BILL To require a full audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal reserve banks by the Comptroller General of the United States, and for other purpose...
HB4982 Simplifying the Application for Student Aid Act A BILL To simplify the application used for the estimation and determination of financial aid eligibility for postsecondary education. 1
HJR20 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating... JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures with respect to elections. 1.
HB2567 Child Handgun Safety Act A BILL To require that all handguns manufactured, sold in, or imported into, the United States incorporate technology that precludes the average five year old child from operating the han...
HB1975 Pregnant Workers Fairness Act A BILL To eliminate discrimination and promote womens health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a ...
HB3481 Do Not Track Kids Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to extend, enhance, and revise the provisions relating to collection, use, and disclosure of personal information of ch...
HB2996 Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation Act of 2014 A BILL To require the Secretary of Commerce to establish the Network for Manufacturing Innovation and for other purposes. 1
HB460 Patients' Access to Treatments Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to limit co-payment, coinsurance, or other cost-sharing requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a specialty drug tier...
HR427 Expressing support for designation of May 29, 2014, as a national day of... RESOLUTION Expressing support for designation of May 29, 2014, as a national day of remembrance honoring the late President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th President of the United State...
HB327 Accountability of Taxpayer Funding for Afghanistan Fuels Act of 2013 A BILL To establish requirements relating to the provision of certain products to the Government of Afghanistan, and for other purposes. 1
HB1851 Family Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. 1
HB360 To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Addie Mae Collins, D... AN ACT To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley to commemorate the lives they lost 50 years ago in the bo...
HR213 Establishing the Special Committee on Sexual Assault and Abuse in the Ar... RESOLUTION Establishing the Special Committee on Sexual Assault and Abuse in the Armed Forces to conduct oversight, ensure accountability, and report on the activities of the Department o...
HB2070 Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act of 2013 A BILL To protect consumers from price-gouging of gasoline and other fuels, and for other purposes. 1
HB3135 Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2013 A BILL To provide certain benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees. 1
HB1093 No Knives Act of 2013 A BILL To direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to prohibit airplane passengers from bringing aboard a passenger aircraft any item t...
HB2632 School-based Health Centers Program Reauthorization Act of 2013 A BILL To amend section 399Z1 of the Public Health Service Act to extend for 5 years the authorization of appropriations for operational grants under the school-based health centers progr...
HB4306 FAIR Act A BILL To increase the rates of pay under the General Schedule and for prevailing rate employees by 3.3 percent, and for other purposes. 1
HB1286 Healthy Families Act 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. 1
HB4680 To amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to impro... A BILL To amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to improve the quality of infant and toddler care. 1
HB1528 Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act of 2014 An Act To amend the Controlled Substances Act to allow a veterinarian to transport and dispense controlled substances in the usual course of veterinary practice outside of the registered ...
HB2654 Veterans and Servicemembers Employment Rights and Housing Act of 2013 A BILL To prohibit discrimination on the basis of military service, and for other purposes. 1
HB1867 BE SAFE Act A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the Uniform Code of Military Justice related to sex-related offenses committed by members of the Armed Forces...
HR247 Expressing support for internal rebuilding, resettlement, and reconcilia... RESOLUTION Expressing support for internal rebuilding, resettlement, and reconciliation within Sri Lanka that are necessary to ensure a lasting peace. .
HB4411 Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014 AN ACT To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes. 1
HB2101 Federal Response to Eliminate Eating Disorders Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to eating disorders, and for other purposes. 1
HB1015 Huntington's Disease Parity Act of 2013 A BILL To require the Commissioner of Social Security to revise the medical and evaluation criteria for determining disability in a person diagnosed with Huntingtons Disease and to waive ...
HB1864 To amend title 10, United States Code, to require an Inspector General i... AN ACT To amend title 10, United States Code, to require an Inspector General investigation of allegations of retaliatory personnel actions taken in response to making protected communica...
HB846 Diagnostic Imaging Services Access Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure the continued access of Medicare beneficiaries to diagnostic imaging services. 1
HB139 Udall-Eisenhower Arctic Wilderness Act A BILL To preserve the Arctic coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, as wilderness in recognition of its extraordinary natural ecosystems and for the permanent good...
HB1281 Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2013 AN ACT To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act. 1
HB2770 Pathways Back to Work Act of 2013 A BILL To provide subsidized employment for unemployed, low-income adults, provide summer employment and year-round employment opportunities for low-income youth, and carry out work-relat...
HR684 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United Sta... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the life of Maya Angelou. .
HB785 Halt Index Trading of Energy Commodities (HITEC) Act A BILL To prevent excessive speculation in energy commodities, and for other purposes. 1
HB2134 Charitable Pension Flexibility Act of 2013 A BILL To provide an election for funding parity for charity-sponsored pension plans. 1
HB980 CARE Act A BILL To protect the health care and pension benefits of our nations miners. 1
HR601 Condemning the death sentence against Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, a Suda... RESOLUTION Condemning the death sentence against Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, a Sudanese Christian woman accused of apostasy. .
HR418 Urging the Government of Burma to end the persecution of the Rohingya pe... RESOLUTION Urging the Government of Burma to end the persecution of the Rohingya people and respect internationally recognized human rights for all ethnic and religious minority groups wi...
HB3802 To extend the legislative authority of the Adams Memorial Foundation to ... AN ACT To extend the legislative authority of the Adams Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in honor of former President John Adams and his legacy, and for other purpose...
HB3361 USA FREEDOM Act AN ACT To reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace dev...
HB427 Trafficking Reduction And Criminal Enforcement (TRACE) Act A BILL To prevent the illegal sale of firearms, and for other purposes. 1
HB1630 America's Red Rock Wilderness Act A BILL To designate as wilderness certain Federal portions of the red rock canyons of the Colorado Plateau and the Great Basin Deserts in the State of Utah for the benefit of present and ...
HB321 Firearm Safety and Public Health Research Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (Public Law 112175) to permit research on firearms safety and gun violence. 1
HB2283 Human Trafficking Prioritization Act AN ACT To prioritize the fight against human trafficking within the Department of State according to congressional intent in the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 without increas...
HB2566 To modify the definition of armor piercing ammunition to better capture ... A BILL To modify the definition of armor piercing ammunition to better capture its capabilities. 1
HB1070 Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance under Medicare for colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is require...
HB1830 Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 A BILL To provide for the establishment of a Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer. 1
HB4783 Promoting Healthy Minds for Safer Communities Act of 2014 A BILL To protect individuals by strengthening the Nations mental health infrastructure, improving the understanding of violence, strengthening firearm prohibitions and protections for at...
HB2697 Airline Pilot Pension Fairness Act A BILL To amend title IV of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, in the case of airline pilots who are required by regu...
HB1008 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act A BILL To reauthorize the Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004, to provide assistance to Best Buddies to support the expansion and development of mentoring programs, and for...
HJR21 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clari... JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, limited liability companies ...
HB148 DISCLOSE 2013 Act A BILL To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, and other entities, and for other purpos...
HB2939 To award the Congressional Gold Medal to Shimon Peres. An Act To award the Congressional Gold Medal to Shimon Peres.
HB630 Postal Service Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To recalculate and restore retirement annuity obligations of the United States Postal Service, eliminate the requirement that the United States Postal Service pre-fund the Postal S...
HB11 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 A BILL To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. 1
HR176 Commending the heroism, courage, and sacrifice of Sean Collier, an offic... RESOLUTION Commending the heroism, courage, and sacrifice of Sean Collier, an officer in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Department, Martin Richard, an 8-year-old residen...
HB15 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act A BILL To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 1
HB4611 Payroll Fraud Prevention Act of 2014 A BILL To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to ensure that employees are not misclassified as non-employees, and for other purposes. 1
HB1261 Overdraft Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and ...
HB1910 Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2013 A BILL To require foreign manufacturers of products imported into the United States to establish registered agents in the United States who are authorized to accept service of process aga...
HB1288 World War II Merchant Mariner Service Act A BILL To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to accept additional documentation when considering the application for veterans status of an individual who performed service as a coa...
HB2936 Protecting Immigrants From Legal Exploitation Act of 2013 A BILL To provide for punishments for immigration-related fraud, and for other purposes. 1
HB1842 Military Family Home Protection Act A BILL To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to improve the protections for servicemembers, surviving spouses, and disabled veterans against mortgage foreclosures, and for other pu...
HB2424 Community Parks Revitalization Act A BILL To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish a program enabling communities to better leverage resources to address health, economic development, and co...
HR281 Expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, s... RESOLUTION Expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners of conscience, in the Peoples Republic of...
HJR25 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clari... JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate the expenditure of funds for political act...
HB3461 Strong Start for America's Children Act of 2013 A BILL To support early learning. 1
HB4241 Act to Ban Zohydro A BILL To withdraw approval for the drug Zohydro ER and prohibit the Food and Drug Administration from approving such drug unless it is reformulated to prevent abuse. 1
HB431 Gun Transparency and Accountability (Gun TRAC) Act of 2013 A BILL To restore certain authorities of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives to administer the firearms laws, and for other purposes. 1
HB4950 Protecting American Jobs and Exports Act A BILL To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States for 7 years, and for other purposes. 1
HB2504 Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 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. 1
HB137 Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013 A BILL To ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for...
HB2560 Community College to Career Fund Act A BILL To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to support community college and industry partnerships, and for other purposes. 1
HB32 Military Surviving Spouses Equity Act A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan for military surviving spouses to offset the re...
HB2056 Veteran Employment Transition Act A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity credit to certain recently discharged veterans, to improve the coordination of veteran job training servic...
HB2738 To prohibit the application of certain restrictive eligibility requireme... A BILL To prohibit the application of certain restrictive eligibility requirements to foreign nongovernmental organizations with respect to the provision of assistance under part I of the...
HB725 Real Education for Healthy Youth Act of 2013 A BILL To provide for the reduction of unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, and the promotion of healthy relationships, and for other purposes. 1
HB4045 First Rhode Island Regiment Congressional Gold Medal Act A BILL To award a Congressional gold medal, collectively, to the First Rhode Island Regiment, in recognition of their dedicated service during the Revolutionary War. 1
HB5267 Pet and Women Safety Act of 2014 A BILL To protect the pets of victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and dating violence. 1
HB2918 Coal Healthcare and Pensions Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to transfer certain funds to the Multiemployer Health Benefit Plan and the 1974 United Mine Workers of America Pensi...
HR174 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Speaker sh... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Speaker should immediately request a conference and 2 appoint conferees to complete work on a fiscal year 2014 bud...
HB1692 Sudan Peace, Security, and Accountability Act of 2013 A BILL To require the development of a comprehensive strategy to end serious human rights violations in Sudan, to create incentives for governments and persons to end support of and assis...
HB3511 Keeping Flood Insurance Affordable Act of 2013 A BILL To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes. 1
HB2207 BE SAFE Act A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the Uniform Code of Military Justice related to sex-related offenses committed by members of the Armed Forces...
HR573 Condemning the abduction of female students by armed militants from the ... RESOLUTION Condemning the abduction of female students by armed militants from the terrorist group known as Boko Haram in northeastern provinces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. .
HB1494 Blue Water Navy Ship Accountability Act A BILL To direct the Secretary of Defense to review the operation of certain ships during the Vietnam Era, and for other purposes. 1
HB2690 Innovate to Deliver Act of 2013 A BILL To enhance the long-term profitability of the United States Postal Service through enhanced innovation, operational flexibility, workforce realignment, and regulatory relief. 1
HB1163 Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2013 AN ACT To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, to revise requirements relating to Federal information security, and for other purposes. 1
HB4148 Humane Cosmetics Act A BILL To phase out cosmetic animal testing and the sale of cosmetics tested on animals. 1
HB1906 Safe Highways and Infrastructure Preservation Act of 2013 A BILL To amend titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to modify provisions relating to the length and weight limitations for vehicles operating on Federal-aid highways, and for other purp...
HCR102 Expressing support for designation of June 21 as National ASK (Asking Sa... CONCURRENT RESOLUTION Expressing support for designation of June 21 as National ASK (Asking Saves Kids) Day to promote childrens health and gun safety. .
HR308 Expressing support to end the 39-year-old division of the Republic of Cy... RESOLUTION Expressing support to end the 39-year-old division of the Republic of Cyprus. .
HB2235 Officer Sean Collier Campus Police Recognition Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide death benefits for campus police officers. 1
HB1801 Cancer Drug Coverage Parity Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group and individual health insurance ...
HB1593 Sexual Assault Training Oversight and Prevention Act A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the prevention of and response to sexual assault in the Armed Forces by establishing a Sexual Assault Oversight and Response Counc...
HB915 To authorize the Peace Corps Commemorative Foundation to establish a com... A BILL To authorize the Peace Corps Commemorative Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. HR 915 RH 1
HB2989 To suspend the authority for the Western Hemisphere Institute for Securi... A BILL To suspend the authority for the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (the successor institution to the United States Army School of the Americas) in the Departmen...
HB2905 Nuclear Workers Health Advisory Board Act A BILL To amend the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to strengthen the quality control measures in place for part B lung disease claims and to establ...
HB2249 Disabled Military Child Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the payment of monthly annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan to a supplemental or special needs trust established for the ...
HB4025 Fishing Safety Training and Research Act A BILL To amend title 46, United States Code, to reauthorize and amend the Fishing Safety Training Grant Program and the Fishing Safety Research Grant Program, and for other purposes. 1
HB2553 National Infrastructure Development Bank Act of 2013 A BILL To facilitate efficient investments and financing of infrastructure projects and new job creation through the establishment of a National Infrastructure Development Bank, and for o...
HB515 Parental Bereavement Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to provide leave because of the death of a son or daughter. 1
HB1146 Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging... A BILL To amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy...
HB3302 To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Bay Pines, ... An Act To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Bay Pines, Florida, as the C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
HB2129 Defense Base Act Insurance Improvement Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Defense Base Act to require the provision of insurance under that Act under a Government self-insurance program, and to require an implementation strategy for such sel...
HB1373 Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To improve compliance with mine safety and health laws, empower miners to raise safety concerns, prevent future mine tragedies, and for other purposes. 1
HB1414 Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 A BILL To promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. 1
HB171 Chiropractic Membership in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps ... A BILL To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize appointment of Doctors of Chiropractic to regular and reserve corps of the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, and for oth...
HB5000 To provide for child care services for families with infants or toddlers... A BILL To provide for child care services for families with infants or toddlers, and for other purposes. 1
HB437 Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 A BILL To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. 1
HB1276 Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act A BILL To amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify that countervailing duties may be imposed to address subsidies relating to a fundamentally undervalued currency of any forei...
HB1506 Smarter Approach to Nuclear Expenditures Act A BILL To reduce the number of nuclear-armed submarines operated by the Navy, to prohibit the development of a new long-range penetrating bomber aircraft, to reduce the number of intercon...
HB12 Voter Empowerment Act of 2013 A BILL To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Feder...
HB1726 To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment, known... A BILL To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the Borinqueneers. 1
HB366 Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2013 A BILL To prohibit attendance of an animal fighting venture, and for other purposes. 1
HB2912 Afghanistan Suspension and Debarment Reform Act A BILL To provide authority for the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction to suspend and debar contractors under certain circumstances. 1
HB543 Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify presumptions relating to the exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of the Republic of Vietnam, and for other pur...
HR434 Honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Nelson Mandela and exp... Honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Nelson Mandela and expressing condolences on his passing.
HB2499 Tax Parity for Health Plan Beneficiaries Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage for employees spouses and dependent children to coverage ...
HB445 National Heritage Area Act of 2013 A BILL To authorize a National Heritage Area Program, and for other purposes. 1
HB2818 Surveillance State Repeal Act A BILL To repeal the USA PATRIOT Act and the FISA Amendments Act of 2008, and for other purposes. 1
HB2847 Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2013 A BILL To establish a grant program to encourage the use of assistance dogs by certain members of the Armed Forces and veterans. 1
HB3223 Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act AN ACT To provide for the compensation of furloughed Federal employees. 1
HB3353 Extend Not Cut SNAP Benefits Act A BILL To amend the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to extend the period during which supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits are temporarily increased. 1
HB5051 Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 A BILL To ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees birth control and other health care decisions. 1
HB1012 Safety And Fraud Enforcement for Seafood Act A BILL To strengthen Federal consumer protection and product traceability with respect to commercially marketed seafood, and for other purposes. 1
HB1796 Troop Talent Act of 2013 A BILL To ensure that the education and training provided members of the Armed Forces and veterans better assists members and veterans in obtaining civilian certifications and licenses, a...
HB2807 Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. HR 2807 RH 3 1
HB3446 FAFSA Fairness Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to amend the process by which students with certain special circumstances apply for Federal financial aid. 1
HB3658 Monuments Men Recognition Act of 2014 An Act To grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the Monuments Men, in recognition of their heroic role in the preservation, protection, and restitution of monuments, works ...
HB2035 Automatic IRA Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand personal saving and retirement savings coverage by enabling employees not covered by qualifying retirement plans to save for re...
HB1437 Honorable Stephanie Tubbs Jones College Fire Prevention Act A BILL To establish the Honorable Stephanie Tubbs Jones Fire Suppression Demonstration Incentive Program within the Department of Education to promote installation of fire sprinkler syste...
HB3310 Annuity Safety and Security Under Reasonable Enforcement Act of 2013 A BILL To provide for additional protections and disclosures to consumers when financial products or services are related to the consumers military or Federal pensions, and for other purp...
HB1507 Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education for Alzheimer's Act A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase diagnosis of Alzheimers disease and related dementias, leading to better care and outcomes for Americans living with Alz...
HB3509 Assessing Progress in Haiti Act of 2013 AN ACT To direct the Secretary of State to submit to Congress a report on the status of post-earthquake recovery and development efforts in Haiti. 1
HB3982 Open Internet Preservation Act of 2014 A BILL To provide that the rules of the Federal Communications Commission relating to preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices shall be restored to effect until the d...
HB1751 Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act A BILL To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, ...
HB3118 Strengthening Social Security Act of 2013 A BILL To improve the retirement security of American families by strengthening Social Security. 1
HB1717 Medicare DMEPOS Market Pricing Program Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a market pricing program for durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) under part B of t...
HB3467 To enhance reciprocal market access for United States domestic producers... A BILL To enhance reciprocal market access for United States domestic producers in the negotiating process of bilateral, regional, and multilateral trade agreements. 1
HB3471 Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To protect a womans right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. 1
HB1837 Clean Water Protection Act A BILL To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify that fill material cannot be comprised of waste. 1
HB138 Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device Act A BILL To prohibit the transfer or possession of large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and for other purposes. 1
HB1843 REPEAL HIV Discrimination Act of 2013 A BILL To modernize laws, and eliminate discrimination, with respect to people living with HIV/AIDS, and for other purposes. 1
HR209 Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Brotherhood of ... RESOLUTION Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, and congratulating the members and officers of the Brotherhood of Loc...
HB713 Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps. 1
HB1180 Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. 1
HB594 Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research and ... AN ACT To amend the Public Health Service Act relating to Federal research on muscular dystrophy, and for other purposes. 1
HB2523 Respect for Marriage Act A BILL To repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. 1
HB2414 Black Box Privacy Protection Act A BILL To require automobile manufacturers to disclose to consumers the presence of event data recorders, or black boxes, on new automobiles, and to require manufacturers to provide the c...
HB1385 Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. 1
HR707 Condemning all forms of anti-Semitism and rejecting attempts to justify ... RESOLUTION Condemning all forms of anti-Semitism and rejecting attempts to justify anti-Jewish hatred or violent attacks as an acceptable expression of disapproval or frustration over pol...
HB1795 Social Security Fairness Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title II of the Social Security Act to repeal the Government pension offset and windfall elimination provisions. 1
HJR43 Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. JOINT RESOLUTION Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. 1.
HB2990 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce tobacco smuggling, ... A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce tobacco smuggling, and for other purposes. 1
HB683 Military Spouses Equal Treatment Act A BILL To amend titles 10, 32, 37, and 38 of the United States Code, to add a definition of spouse for purposes of military personnel policies and military and veteran benefits that recog...
HB4851 Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2014 A BILL To promote access for United States officials, journalists, and other citizens to Tibetan areas of the Peoples Republic of China, and for other purposes. 1
HB2904 Nuclear Workers Compensation Act A BILL To provide for payment to the survivor or surviving family members of compensation otherwise payable to a contractor employee of the Department of Energy who dies after application...
HR701 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current ou... RESOLUTION Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an international health crisis and is the larges...
HB769 Child Tax Credit Permanency Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the lower threshold for the refundable portion 2 of the child tax credit and to adjust the credit amount for inflat...
HB3892 Student Loan Borrowers' Bill of Rights Act of 2013 A BILL To establish student loan borrowers rights to basic consumer protections, reasonable and flexible repayment options, access to earned credentials, and effective loan cancellation i...
HB958 Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the reproductive assistance provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs to severely wounded, ill, or injured veterans and their...
HB847 Puppy Uniform Protection and Safety Act A BILL To amend the Animal Welfare Act to provide further protection for puppies. 1
HB4714 CAMPUS Debit Cards Act A BILL To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish requirements for preferred banking arrangements, and for other purposes. 1
HB2030 Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's Services Act A BILL To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules prohibiting deceptive advertising of abortion services. 1
HB647 ABLE Act of 2013 A BILL To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and ...
HB755 To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the C... A BILL To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the Civil Air Patrol. 1
HR436 Recognizing the 65th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human R... RESOLUTION Recognizing the 65th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of Human Rights Day. .
HB20 Government By the People Act of 2014 A BILL To reform the financing of Congressional elections by broadening participation by small dollar donors, and for other purposes. 1
HB1979 Bank on Students Loan Fairness Act A BILL To prevent the doubling of the interest rate for Federal subsidized student loans for the 20132014 academic year by providing funds for such loans through the Federal Reserve Syste...
HB4582 Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act A BILL To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes. 1
HB1946 Responsible Student Loan Solutions Act A BILL To amend the Federal Direct Loan Program under the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for student loan affordability, and for other purposes. 1
HB4741 Surviving Spouses' Benefit Improvement Act of 2014 A BILL To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for an increase in the amount of monthly dependency and indemnity compensation payable to surviving spouses by the Secretary of Ve...
HB2425 Earned Retiree Healthcare Benefits Protection Act of 2013 A BILL To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide protection for company-provided retiree health benefits. 1
HB798 Workforce Investment Act of 2013 A BILL To reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce investment system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment,...
HB3711 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act of 2013 A BILL To reduce risks to the financial system by limiting banks ability to engage in certain risky activities and limiting conflicts of interest, to reinstate certain Glass-Steagall Act ...
HB4209 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 A BILL To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other p...
HB4183 Empowering States' Rights To Protect Consumers Act of 2014 A BILL To amend the Truth in Lending Act to empower the States to set the maximum annual percentage rates applicable to consumer credit transactions, and for other purposes. 1
HB3824 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act A BILL To provide for the extension of certain unemployment benefits, and for other purposes. 1
HB4652 Increasing Small Business Lending Act A BILL To increase lending to small businesses. 1
HB2005 Personalized Handgun Safety Act A BILL To provide for the development and use of technology for personalized handguns, to require that, within 3 years, all handguns manufactured or sold in, or imported into, the United ...
HB2568 Essex National Heritage Area Reauthorization Act A BILL To reauthorize the Essex National Heritage Area. 1
HB5128 International Human Rights Defense Act of 2014 A BILL To establish in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the Department of State a Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Peoples. 1
HB799 Fisheries Disaster Relief and Research Investment Act A BILL To provide exclusive funding to support fisheries and the communities that rely upon them, to clear unnecessary regulatory burdens and streamline Federal fisheries management, and ...