US Congress Representative Elijah Cummings [D]

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USHB299EngrossBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-06-13
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3252IntroTo impose sanctions on foreign persons responsible for violations of internationally recognized human rights against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or intersex (LGBTI) individuals, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-13
To House Foreign Affairs 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.
USHB391IntroWhite House Ethics Transparency Act of 2019 This bill creates transparency requirements for ethics waivers (i.e., waivers from the requirement to sign an ethics pledge) issued to executive branch appointees. Specifically, such ethics waivers must be ...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
USHB1327IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act This bill funds through FY2090 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally, the bill modifies the Victim Compensation Fund (VCF)...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2004IntroEnsuring FEDVIP and FLTCIP Coverage During Shutdowns Act
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2003IntroEnsuring FEHBP Coverage During Shutdowns Act
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2530IntroInterim Stay Authority To Protect Whistleblowers Act
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2978IntroNational Historical Publications and Records Commission Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 14.
USHB3222IntroTo provide that no Federal funds may be used to carry out the proposed rule of the Department of Homeland Security entitled "Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds", and for other purposes.
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2019-06-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB367IntroPay Our Coast Guard Parity Act of 2019 This bill provides continuing appropriations to the U.S. Coast Guard for any period during FY2019 in which interim or full-year appropriations for the Coast Guard are not in effect. The appropriations are provid...
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2019-06-11
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 116-110, Part I.
USHR430IntroAuthorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes. This resolution authorizes the House Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in federal judic...
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2019-06-11
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3197IntroTo amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to establish a minimum salary threshold for bona fide executive, administrative, and professional employees exempt from Federal overtime compensation requirements, and automatically update such threshold ...
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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.
USHR372IntroExpressing concern for the United States-Turkey alliance.
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2019-06-10
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4378-4379)
USHB3166IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to modernize certain forms and surveys of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3138IntroTo award a Congressional Gold Medal to the members of the Women's Army Corps who were assigned to the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the "Six Triple Eight".
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2019-06-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1943IntroCommunity Health Center and Primary Care Workforce Expansion Act of 2019
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2019-06-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2489IntroWaiver Accountability and Transparency Act
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2569IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2019
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2482IntroMainstreaming Addiction Treatment Act of 2019
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2550IntroPrevent BLEEDing Act of 2019 Prevent Blood Loss with Emergency Equipment Devices Act of 2019
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2019-05-28
To House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
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
USHB2981IntroParren Mitchell Minority Business Education and Empowerment Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2427IntroChesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020-FY2025 the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network and the Chesapeake Bay Gateways Grants Assistance Program.
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2019-05-22
[Hearing: Jun 19 @ 10:00 am]
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB748IntroMiddle 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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2019-05-21
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. Courtney.
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.
USHCR40IntroSupporting reproductive health care in the United States.
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2019-05-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5EngrossEquality Act This bill prohibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity in a wide variety of areas including public accommodations and facilities, education, federal funding, employment, housing, credit, and the jury sys...
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2019-05-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2214IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2217IntroFamilies, Not Facilities Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2410IntroREDEEM Act Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2430IntroProtecting Immigrants From Legal Exploitation Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2415IntroDignity for Detained Immigrants Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2851IntroFairness and Accuracy in Employment Background Checks Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2793IntroMiranda Vargas School Bus Driver Red Flag Act Miranda's Law
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2019-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
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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2019-05-16
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. Wilson (SC).
USHR386IntroHonoring retired Representative John Conyers, Jr., and extending to him the best wishes of the House of Representatives on the occasion of his 90th birthday.
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2019-05-16
To House Administration Committee
USHB2232IntroNew Pathways Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2749IntroRestoring Justice for Workers Act
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2019-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2708IntroDisarm Hate Act
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2019-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2729IntroPROTECT Immigration Act of 2019 Protecting the Rights Of Towns against federal Enforcement contrary to Constitutional Tenets for Immigration Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2630IntroCASH Act Cash Always Should be Honored Act
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2019-05-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2635IntroPREP Act Promoting Reentry Through Education in Prisons Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2592IntroHonest Ads Act
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2019-05-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB9EngrossClimate Action Now Act This bill requires the President to develop and update annually a plan for the United States to meet its nationally determined contribution under the Paris Agreement on climate change. Specifically, the plan must describe steps...
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2019-05-07
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 79.
USHB2545IntroData Breach Prevention and Compensation Act of 2019
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2019-05-07
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2563IntroBeyond the Box for Higher Education Act of 2019
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2019-05-07
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR299IntroCondemning White Supremacist Terrorism and the Anti-immigrant Rhetoric that Inspires It Resolution
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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