US Congress Representative Hakeem Jeffries [D]

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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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2019-07-19
[Hearing: Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm]
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 123.
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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2019-07-19
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 3.
USHB3239IntroHumanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act
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2019-07-19
[Hearing: Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm]
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 121.
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.
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.
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.
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
USHCR52IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that there is a climate emergency which demands a massive-scale mobilization to halt, reverse, and address its consequences and causes.
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3199IntroTerm Act of 2019 Terminating the Extension of Rights Misappropriated Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB1146IntroArctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act This bill prohibits the Bureau of Land Management from administering an oil and gas leasing, development, production, and transportation program in and from the Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wil...
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2019-06-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 97.
USHB3570IntroTherapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2019
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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
USHB2843IntroMarijuana Freedom and Opportunity Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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.
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
USHB3483IntroIntegration of Baseball Commemorative Coin Act
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2019-06-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3380IntroSecurity from Political Interference in Justice Act of 2019
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2019-06-20
To House Judiciary 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.
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
USHB3195IntroLand and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act
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2019-06-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 13.
USHB1833IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35 Tulip Avenue in Floral Park, New York, as the "Lieutenant Michael R. Davidson Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB1309IntroWorkplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in the health care and social service sectors. Specifically, Labor must promulgate an occupational s...
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2019-06-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 18.
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.
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.
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
USHB2975IntroWomen's Health Protection Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
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
USHB2300IntroEliminating Debtor's Prison for Kids Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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
USHB2426IntroCASE Act of 2019 Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
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
USHB540EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 770 Ayrault Road in Fairport, New York, as the "Louise and Bob Slaughter Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 770 Ayrault Road in...
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2019-05-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 87.
USHB828EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 Route 111 in Smithtown, New York, as the "Congressman Bill Carney Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 Route 111 in Smithto...
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2019-05-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 88.
USHB829EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1450 Montauk Highway in Mastic, New York, as the "Army Specialist Thomas J. Wilwerth Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located a...
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2019-05-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 89.
USHB2055IntroAn Act Targeting Resources to Communities in Need
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2420IntroNational Museum of the American Latino Act This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution. The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United States; (2) p...
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2019-05-08
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
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.
USHB1694IntroNative American Voting Rights Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1999IntroFLAG Act of 2019 Fair Licensing Access for Governments Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB1837IntroUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2474IntroProtecting the Right to Organize Act of 2019
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2019-05-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR326IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that only a ...
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2019-05-01
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB2374IntroStop STALLING Act Stop Significant and Time-wasting Abuse Limiting Legitimate Innovation of New Generics Act
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2019-04-30
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR335IntroExpressing support for the recognition of April as Arab American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Arab Americans in the United States. This resolution supports the designation of an Arab American Heritage Month.
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2019-04-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1644EngrossSave the Internet Act of 2019
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2019-04-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 74.
USHB2382IntroUSPS Fairness Act
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2019-04-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2353IntroDuty to Refuse and Report Foreign Interference in American Elections Act of 2019
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2019-04-25
To House Administration Committee
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