Legislation That Affects Seniors

Bill Positions Senior Related Both Houses House Senate Social Security Medicare Voting Records Nominations

H.R.1248 - To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain river segments within the York watershed in the State of Maine as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Chellie Pingree (D).  Introduced on 2019-02-14 in the House Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 496 which took place on 2020-11-27.

H.RES.1241 - Censuring Representative Bill Pascrell of New Jersey.   Sponsored by Andy Biggs (R).  Introduced on 2020-11-27 in the House Ethics Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Ethics which took place on 2020-11-27.

H.R.8824 - To require the continuation of the FHA affordable rental housing financing partnership with the Federal Financing Bank, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Nydia M. Velázquez (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-27 in the House Financial Services Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services which took place on 2020-11-27.

H.R.8822 - To remove obstacles to the ability of law enforcement officers to enforce gun safety laws, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Donald Beyer (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-27 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-11-27.

H.R.8821 - To provide an incentive for firearm owners to sell their firearms safely and responsibly.   Sponsored by Donald Beyer (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-27 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-11-27.

H.R.8823 - To prohibit the use of nonlethal rounds by Federal law enforcement officers in certain contexts, and to discourage the use of such munitions by State and local law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Brendan Boyle (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-27 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-11-27.

H.R.8811 - To initiate an inquiry and report on COVID-19 data quality, sharing, transparency, access, and analysis and develop a process to correct inaccurate information reported with respect to the COVID-19 public health emergency, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Abby Finkenauer (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8820 - To extend the temporary relief for Federal student loan borrowers provided under the CARES Act.   Sponsored by Lauren Underwood (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Education and Labor Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.RES.1240 - Expressing condemnation for police brutality wherever in the world it occurs.   Sponsored by Ilhan Omar (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Foreign Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provi which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.RES.1239 - Expressing support for designating November 2020 National Career Development Month.   Sponsored by Jim Langevin (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Education and Labor Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.RES.1236 - Recognizing the 80th birthday of Bruce Jun Fan Lee and the immense and positive impact that his legacy continues to have in creating a bridge between cultures, championing values of self-respect, self-discipline, and tolerance in our Nation, and pioneering and cultivating new and innovative genres of martial arts, representation in media, and guiding philosophies in the United States and around the world.   Sponsored by Judy Chu (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Oversight and Reform Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.RES.1238 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding prioritizing the COVID-19 vaccine for members of the military.   Sponsored by Scott DesJarlais (R).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.RES.1237 - Supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.   Sponsored by Diana DeGette (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8815 - To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to establish certain requirements with respect to a delivered ballot in an election for Federal office, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Doug LaMalfa (R).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Committee on House Administration.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on House Administration which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8813 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide to a member of the uniformed services who is denied a traumatic injury protection claim under Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance certain information related to that denial.   Sponsored by Dan Kildee (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Veterans' Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8807 - To establish a grant program to map optimal locations for electric vehicle charging stations and the derived demand for electricity, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Tom O'Halleran (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8812 - To amend subtitle A of title II of division A of the CARES Act to provide a hardship waiver for certain overpayments of Pandemic Unemployment Assistance.   Sponsored by Jaime Herrera Beutler (R).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Ways and Means Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8819 - To improve and expand the Solid Start program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elissa Slotkin (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Veterans' Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8808 - To amend title VI of the Social Security Act to permit the use of payments received under the Coronavirus Relief Fund for grants for the deployment of infrastructure for the provision of broadband internet access service, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Robert B. Aderholt (R).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Oversight and Reform Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8814 - To authorize appropriations to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to provide support for commercial geospatial, open source, and emerging space companies, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Raja Krishnamoorthi (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Intelligence (Permanent Select) Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select) which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8816 - To amend subchapter II of chapter 53 of title 31, United States Code to require training for Bank Secrecy Act Federal examiners on anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Ben McAdams (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Ways and Means Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such p which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8810 - To establish a national program to identify and reduce losses from landslide hazards, to establish a national 3D Elevation Program, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Suzan K. DelBene (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consider which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8817 - To provide incentives to make charitable contributions of certain inventory.   Sponsored by Jimmy Panetta (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Ways and Means Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8818 - To amend title 11, United States Code, to prohibit private employers to deny employment involving debtors in bankruptcy.   Sponsored by Mary Gay Scanlon (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.R.8809 - To review the termination characterization of former employees of the Department of State who were fired by reason of the sexual orientation of such employees, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Joaquín Castro (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-24 in the House Foreign Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs which took place on 2020-11-24.

H.RES.1233 - Providing for the printing of a revised edition of the Rules and Manual of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Seventeenth Congress.   Sponsored by Steny H. Hoyer (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-20.  The last major action was Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection which took place on 2020-11-20.

H.RES.1235 - Expressing support for the recognition and celebration of the vital role of small businesses, along with the efforts of the Small Business Administration to help Americans start, build, and grow businesses.   Sponsored by Nydia M. Velázquez (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-20 in the House Small Business Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Small Business which took place on 2020-11-20.

H.RES.1234 - Supporting the goals and principles of Transgender Day of Remembrance of memorializing the lives lost this year to antitransgender violence.   Sponsored by Joseph P. Kennedy (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-20 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-11-20.

H.R.8801 - To provide redress to the employees of Air America.   Sponsored by Glenn Grothman (R).  Introduced on 2020-11-20 in the House Oversight and Reform Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform which took place on 2020-11-20.

H.R.8797 - To establish a Congressional Commission on Civics Education, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by David Cicilline (D).  Introduced on 2020-11-20 in the House Education and Labor Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor which took place on 2020-11-20.