US Congress Representative Dwight Evans [D] | House

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USHB582EngrossRaise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage for regular employees over a 7-year period, for tipped employees, and for newly hired employees who are less than 20 years old. The bill set...
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2019-07-18
Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
USHB397IntroRehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act This bill establishes the Pension Rehabilitation Administration within the Department of the Treasury and a related trust fund to make loans to certain multiemployer defined benefit pension plans. To rece...
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2019-07-18
[Hearing: Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm]
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 116-159, Part I.
USHB748EngrossMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill repeals the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an excess benefit (high-cost plans). The repeal applies to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2...
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2019-07-18
Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
USHB1327EngrossNever Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act (Sec. 2) This bill funds through FY2092 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally...
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2019-07-17
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 153.
USHR499IntroCondemning the Trump Administration's systematic cruel and inhumane treatment of migrants, particularly children, at the southern border.
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2019-07-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR501IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on Nelson Mandela International Day.
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2019-07-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1649EngrossSmall Business Development Center Cyber Training Act of 2019
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2019-07-16
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 150.
USHR489IntroCondemning President Trump's racist comments directed at Members of Congress. This resolution states that immigrants and their descendants have made America stronger and naturalized citizens are just as American as those whose families have been in t...
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2019-07-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR490IntroCondemning and censuring President Donald Trump. This resolution censures and condemns the President for his tweets made on July 14 and 15, 2019, and states that they are xenophobic, promote white supremacist and nativist ideologies, and violate the ...
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2019-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB553IntroMilitary Surviving Spouses Equity Act This bill updates the Department of Defense's Survivor Benefit Plan and how it operates in relation to other benefits. The plan currently provides a monthly annuity (based on a percentage of a service member's re...
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2019-07-12
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 1.
USHB1044EngrossFairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 This bill increases the per-country cap on family-based immigrant visas from 7% of the total number of such visas available that year to 15%, and eliminates the 7% cap for employment-based immigrant vi...
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2019-07-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3151PassTaxpayer First Act This bill revises requirements for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding its organizational structure, customer service, enforcement procedures, cybersecurity and identity protection, management of information technology, an...
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2019-07-01
Became Public Law No: 116-25.
USHB3076IntroFederal Extreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3214IntroEqual Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3265Intro3D Printed Gun Safety Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3281IntroDeceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB3239IntroHumanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act
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2019-06-28
[Hearing: Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm]
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3544IntroTo decriminalize cannabis, to establish an Equitable Licensing Grant Program in the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3589IntroGreg LeMond Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-06-27
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3525IntroU.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act
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2019-06-27
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB1225IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act
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2019-06-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 36 - 2.
USHB2749IntroRestoring Justice for Workers Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2662IntroAsylum Seeker Protection Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB550IntroMerchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. Garamendi.
USHB3464IntroTo establish a National and Community Service Administration to carry out the national and volunteer service programs, to expand participation in such programs, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3451IntroHELP Separated Children Act of 2019 Humane Enforcement and Legal Protections for Separated Children Act of 2019
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2019-06-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3452IntroHelp Separated Families Act of 2019
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2019-06-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB40IntroCommission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans. The commission shall examine slavery and discrimination in the coloni...
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2019-06-19
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3339IntroMentoring and Supporting Families Act
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2019-06-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR450IntroRecognizing June 19, 2019, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
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2019-06-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB35IntroEmmett Till Antilynching Act This bill specifies that an offense involving lynching is a hate crime act. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a prison term, a fine, or both.
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2476EngrossSecuring American Nonprofit Organizations Against Terrorism Act of 2019
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2019-06-11
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3207IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 114 Mill Street in Hookstown, Pennslyvania, as the "Staff Sergeant Dylan Elchin Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 114...
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2019-06-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3197IntroRestoring Overtime Pay Act of 2019
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2019-06-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6EngrossAmerican Dream and Promise Act of 2019 This bill cancels and prohibits removal proceedings against certain aliens and provides such aliens with a path toward permanent resident status. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Ju...
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2019-06-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
USHB3157IntroWorking Families Tax Relief Act of 2019 This bill increases and revises requirements for the refundable earned income and child tax credits. It also makes similar revisions to the earned income tax credit for residents of Puerto Rico. The bill author...
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2019-06-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3155Intro75th Anniversary of the End of World War II Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 coins, 500,000 $1 coins, and 750,000 half-dollar coins in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of t...
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2019-06-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1595IntroSAFE Banking Act of 2019 Secure And Fair Enforcement Banking Act of 2019
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2019-06-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 78.
USHB3138Intro"Six Triple Eight" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019
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2019-06-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3114IntroEvery Child Deserves a Family Act
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2019-06-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1943IntroCommunity Health Center and Primary Care Workforce Expansion Act of 2019
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2019-06-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3082IntroWoman on the Twenty Act of 2019
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2019-06-04
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1994EngrossSetting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill modifies the requirements for employer-provided retirement plans, individual retirement accounts (IRAs), and other tax-favored savings accounts. With respect to employer-prov...
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2019-06-03
Received in the Senate.
USHB2585IntroResources for Victims of Gun Violence Act of 2019
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB693IntroPAST Act U.S. Senator Joseph D. Tydings Memorial Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2019 This bill addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pai...
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2019-05-23
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. Schrader.
USHB2975IntroWomen's Health Protection Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR404IntroCommending Korean and Korean-American Vietnam War veterans for their service to the United States during the Vietnam conflict. This resolution commends Korean and Korean-American Vietnam War veterans for their service.
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2019-05-23
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2977IntroDISCLOSE Act of 2019 Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB549IntroVenezuela TPS Act of 2019 This bill addresses the migration of Venezuelan nationals by permitting them to qualify for temporary protected status, which prevents their removal from the United States and allows them to obtain employment and travel auth...
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2019-05-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 9.
USHR354IntroCelebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment, providing for women's suffrage, to the Constitution of the United States. This resolution celebrates the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the...
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2019-05-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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