US Congress Representative Marc Veasey [D]

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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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2019-07-22
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 156.
USHB759IntroYsleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama-Coushatta Tribes of Texas Equal and Fair Opportunity Settlement Act
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2019-07-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 125.
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.
USHB2203IntroHomeland Security Improvement Act
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2019-07-19
[Hearing: Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm]
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 122.
USHB1250EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11158 Highway 146 North in Hardin, Texas, as the "Lucas Lowe Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11158 Highway 146 North in Hard...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB748EngrossMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (Sec. 2) 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 Decem...
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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.
USHB3827IntroTo promote and support collaboration between Hispanic-serving institutions and Hispanic-serving school districts, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2088IntroTo amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to reauthorize the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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.
USHB3375IntroStopping Bad Robocalls Act
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 48 - 0.
USHB3776IntroTo prohibit Executive agencies from using the derogatory term "alien" to refer to an individual who is not a citizen or national of the United States, to amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, to establish a uniform definition for the term "...
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2019-07-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB36IntroCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2019 This bill addresses sexual harassment in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields by supporting sexual harassment research and efforts to prevent and respond to sexual hara...
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2019-07-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 115.
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.
USHB3742IntroTo amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to make supplemental funds available for management of fish and wildlife species of greatest conservation need as determined by State fish and wildlife agencies, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-12
To House Natural Resources Committee
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
USHB3607IntroFossil Energy Research and Development Act of 2019
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2019-07-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 7 - 5 .
USHB3668IntroAsuncion Valdivia Heat Illness and Fatality Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-07-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR478IntroExpressing support for the designation of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day.
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3660IntroAccountability for Migrant Deaths Act of 2019
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2019-07-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR444IntroReaffirming the importance of the United States to promote the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB434IntroEmancipation National Historic Trail Study Act
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2019-06-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 99.
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
USHB2922IntroRespond NOW Act Respond to the Needs in the Opioid War Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3517IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2019-06-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3498IntroCombating Deceptive Immigration Enforcement Practices Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2708IntroDisarm Hate Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB299PassBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
Became Public Law No: 116-23.
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
USHB3376IntroLady Liberty Act of 2019
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2019-06-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR453IntroRecognizing the month of June as "Immigrant Heritage Month", a celebration of the accomplishments and contributions immigrants and their children have made in shaping the history, strengthening the economy, and enriching the culture of the United Sta...
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2019-06-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3391IntroTo Offer Refugees College Help (TORCH) Act
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2019-06-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3378IntroStop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture to establish a program providing eligible households with summer Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards in order to give children access to food during the summer...
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2019-06-20
To House Education and Labor 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
USHB2997IntroSgt. Brandon Ketchum Never Again Act
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2019-06-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3278IntroConnect America Act of 2019
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2019-06-13
To House Energy And Commerce 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.
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.
USHB3197IntroRestoring Overtime Pay Act of 2019
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2019-06-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
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.
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
USHB3138Intro"Six Triple Eight" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019
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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.
USHB2741IntroLeading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act
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2019-06-04
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
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