US Congress Representative Jim Cooper [D]

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USHB2117IntroFASTER Act of 2019 Food Allergy Safety, Treatment, Education, and Research Act of 2019
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2019-04-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2091IntroAccess to Contraception for Servicemembers and Dependents Act of 2019 This bill addresses the access of military personnel and dependents to contraception and family planning information. The bill revises coverage of women's health services under the...
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2019-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB2086IntroAccess Technology Affordability Act of 2019 This bill allows a refundable tax credit equal to the amounts paid for qualified access technology for use by a blind individual who is the taxpayer, the taxpayer's spouse, or a dependent of the taxpayer. "...
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2019-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2056IntroTo recognize and honor the service of individuals who served in the United States Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II, and for other purposes.
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2019-04-04
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB7EngrossPaycheck Fairness Act This bill addresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex. It amends equal pay provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to (1) restrict the use of the bona fide factor defense to wage discrimination claims, (2) enhan...
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2019-04-03
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 53.
USHR271IntroCondemning the Trump Administration's Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans' Health Care. This resolution urges the Department of Justice (DOJ) to cease its efforts against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and reverse its positi...
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2019-04-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2074IntroGluten in Medicine Disclosure Act of 2019
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2019-04-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR30IntroRecognizing the significance of equal pay and the disparity between wages paid to men and women. This resolution recognizes the disparity between wages paid to men and women, and its impact on women, families, and the nation and reaffirms Congress' c...
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2019-04-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR277IntroAffirming the importance of access to safe, quality education, including protection from attacks on education, for children in conflict settings.
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2019-04-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR124IntroExpressing opposition to banning service in the Armed Forces by openly transgender individuals. This resolution (1) strongly opposes President Trump's ban on transgender members of the Armed Forces, (2) rejects the scientific and medical claims upon ...
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2019-03-28
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1948IntroLymphedema Treatment Act of 2019 This bill includes certain lymphedema compression treatment items as covered durable medical equipment under Medicare. (Lymphedema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling that is caused when th...
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2019-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1968IntroShirley Chisholm Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-03-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1108IntroAviation Funding Stability Act of 2019
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2019-03-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1908IntroMaster Sergeant Roddie Edmonds Congressional Gold Medal Act Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the posth...
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2019-03-27
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1550IntroChronic Wasting Disease Management Act
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2019-03-27
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB1923IntroWomen's History and Nineteenth Amendment Centennial Quarter Dollar Coin Program Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue quarter-dollar coins in commemoration of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment granting wom...
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2019-03-27
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB964IntroTransition Team Ethics Improvement Act
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2019-03-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 12.
USHJR46VetoRelating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019. This joint resolution terminates the national emergency related to the U.S.-Mexico border, declared by the President on February 15, 2019.
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2019-03-26
The Chair announced that the bill and accompanying veto message were referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. The Chair directed the Clerk to notify the Senate of the action of the House.
USHB1878IntroIDEA Full Funding Act
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2019-03-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB810IntroTo block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1186IntroKeep Americans Safe Act This bill establishes a new criminal offense for the import, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The bill does not prohibit certain conduct with respect to an LCAFD...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR174IntroRecognizing the self-determination of Gibraltar to determine its status as a British Overseas Territory.
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2019-03-25
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB1857IntroInternational Human Rights Defense Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1236IntroExtreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB816IntroOfficer Sean Collier Campus Police Recognition Act of 2019 This bill includes a campus police officer within the definition of "public safety officer" for purposes of death, disability, and education benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefit...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1865IntroNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins that are emblematic of the National Law ...
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2019-03-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1057IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act This bill establishes a new statutory requirement for the Judicial Conference of the United States (Judicial Conference) to issue a judicial code of conduct for judges and justices of U.S. courts (including Justices of the Su...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB959IntroProtect our Girls Act of 2019 This bill criminalizes additional conduct with respect to female genital mutilation. Specifically, it prohibits interstate travel to commit or facilitate female genital mutilation.
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1830IntroNational Purple Heart Hall of Honor Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue $5 gold coins, $1 silver coins, and half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor. The bill l...
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2019-03-18
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1EngrossFor the People Act of 2019 This bill addresses voter access, election integrity, election security, political spending, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration and voting access, makes Electi...
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2019-03-14
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 39.
USHB1784IntroHealthy Families Act
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2019-03-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1341IntroTo designate the Mental Health Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Facility Expansion of the Department of Veterans Affairs Alvin C. York Medical Center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, as the "Sergeant John Toombs Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Fa...
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2019-03-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR49IntroSupporting Coptic Christians in Egypt. This resolution acknowledges the importance of the U.S.-Egypt partnership and Egypt's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. It also urges the Egyptian government to enact serious and legitim...
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2019-03-14
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB1773IntroRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2019-03-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1793IntroArtist-Museum Partnership Act of 2019 This bill allows taxpayers who create literary, musical, artistic, scholarly compositions, or similar property a fair market value (determined at the time of contribution) tax deduction for contributions of such ...
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2019-03-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1709IntroScientific Integrity Act
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2019-03-13
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHR189IntroRecognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting United States Agency for International Development's commitment to global nutrition through its mu...
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2019-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB1396IntroHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-03-11
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E284)
USHB1334IntroOutdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Grant Program Act
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2019-03-11
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB1581IntroReproductive Rights are Human Rights Act of 2019
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2019-03-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1629Intro911 SAVES Act Supporting Accurate Views of Emergency Services Act of 2019
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2019-03-07
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1560IntroAmerican Family Act of 2019
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2019-03-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1546IntroTo amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to establish a minimum period for early voting in elections for Federal office.
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2019-03-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB1534IntroFederal Employee Paid Leave Act
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2019-03-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB724IntroPACT Act Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act This bill revises and expands criminal provisions with respect to animal crushing. It retains existing criminal offenses that prohibit knowingly creating or distributing an animal crush video using i...
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2019-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR179IntroRecognizing the importance of vaccinations and immunizations in the United States. This resolution commends the international community, health organizations, the private sector, school and community leaders, and faith-based organizations for bolster...
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2019-03-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8EngrossBipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 This bill establishes new background check requirements for firearm transfers between private parties (i.e., unlicensed individuals). Specifically, it prohibits a firearm transfer between private parties unles...
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2019-03-04
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 29.
USHB649IntroUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs various U.S. government bodies to prepare reports on China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence shall repo...
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1133IntroVA Employee Fairness Act of 2019
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
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