Legislation That Affects Seniors

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H.R.3262 - To amend title 23, United States Code, to compel States to require illuminated signs and other measures on ride-hailing vehicles, to prohibit the sale of such signs, to require ride-hailing companies to implement an electronic access system on ride-hailing vehicles, and to be known as "Sami's Law".   Sponsored by Christopher H. Smith (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3261 - To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a Smart Technology Traffic Signals Grant Program, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Tony Cárdenas (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3254 - To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a discretionary grant program for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure projects, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Antonio Delgado (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3290 - To provide for mandamus actions under chapter 601 of title 49 of the United States Code.   Sponsored by Jackie Speier (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.RES.444 - Reaffirming the importance of the United States to promote the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.   Sponsored by Ted Lieu (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provi which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3292 - To amend the Aamodt Litigation Settlement Act, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Ben Ray Luján (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3291 - To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to ensure that any food that may be served as part of a reimbursable meal under the school lunch program or the school breakfast program may be sold in schools, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Ron Wright (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Education and Labor.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3294 - To permit legally married same-sex couples to amend their filing status for tax returns outside the statute of limitations.   Sponsored by Judy Chu (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 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 2019-06-14.

H.R.3297 - To amend the Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Act of 1998 to clarify that during a lapse in appropriations certain services relating to the Harmful Algal Bloom Operational Forecasting System are excepted services under the Anti-Deficiency Act, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Francis Rooney (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consider which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3293 - To amend title 49, United States Code, to permit the installation of pulsating light systems for high mounted stop lamps, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Eliot L. Engel (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for con which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3295 - To study and facilitate the abatement and removal of environmental hazards in homes rehabilitated with community participation, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Sean Patrick Maloney (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Financial Services Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3296 - To require group health plans and group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for over-the-counter contraceptives.   Sponsored by Ayanna Pressley (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-14 in the House Ways and Means Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case which took place on 2019-06-14.

H.R.3151 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize and improve the Internal Revenue Service, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by John Lewis (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-06 in the House Financial Services Committee.  The last major action was Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1851 - A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide Federal Pell Grants to Iraq and Afghanistan veteran's dependents.   Sponsored by Tim Kaine (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1849 - A bill to provide flexibility and improve the effectiveness of the Four Forests Restoration Initiative in the State of Arizona.   Sponsored by Martha McSally (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1856 - A bill to amend the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966 to prohibit the use of neonicotinoids in National Wildlife Refuges, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Martin Heinrich (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1859 - A bill to prohibit the indefinite detention of persons by the United States, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Rand Paul (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1855 - A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve college access and college completion for all students.   Sponsored by Christopher A. Coons (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1866 - A bill to better support our early childhood educators and elementary school and secondary school teachers, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Cory Booker (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Finance Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1863 - A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the sites associated with the life and legacy of the noted American philanthropist and business executive Julius Rosenwald, with a special focus on the Rosenwald Schools, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Richard J. Durbin (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1847 - A bill to require group health plans and group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for over-the-counter contraceptives.   Sponsored by Patty Murray (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1844 - A bill to provide for a grant program for handgun licensing programs, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Chris Van Hollen (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1853 - A bill to require Federal law enforcement agencies to report on cases of missing or murdered Indians, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Tom Udall (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1843 - A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require the disclosure of the total number of domestic and foreign employees of certain public companies, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Gary Peters (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1867 - A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in the Department of Homeland Security an Unmanned Aircraft Systems Coordinator, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Ron Johnson (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1834 - A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections.   Sponsored by Benjamin L. Cardin (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1848 - A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that electrochromic glass qualifies as energy property for purposes of the energy credit.   Sponsored by Roger Wicker (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Finance Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1850 - A bill to direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules to protect consumers from unfair and deceptive acts and practices in connection with primary and secondary ticket sales, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Richard Blumenthal (D).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1870 - A bill to designate a mountain in the State of Utah as "Miracle Mountain".   Sponsored by Mike Lee (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which took place on 2019-06-13.

S.1857 - A bill to amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to improve Federal energy and water performance requirements for Federal buildings and establish a Federal Energy Management Program.   Sponsored by Lisa Murkowski (R).  Introduced on 2019-06-13 in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which took place on 2019-06-13.