US Congress Senator Richard Blumenthal [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USSJR68EngrossA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to terminate the use of U.S. Armed For...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-14
Held at the desk.
USSB3312IntroA bill to establish a crisis stabilization and community reentry grant program, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR502IntroA resolution recognizing the 75th anniversary of the amphibious landing on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima during World War II and the raisings of the flag of the United States on Mount Suribachi.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3299IntroA bill to repeal certain impediments to the administration of the firearms laws.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR498IntroA resolution condemning Stephen Miller for trafficking in bigotry, hatred, and divisive political rhetoric and for promoting policies that are inconsistent with the trust and confidence placed in him as a Senior Advisor to the President, and expressi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB512IntroSeniors Fraud Prevention Act of 2019 This bill directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to establish an office within the Bureau of Consumer Protection to advise the FTC on the prevention of fraud targeting seniors and to assist the FTC in monitori...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 418.
USSB153PassSupporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act This bill addresses the participation of veterans in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields, including by making veterans eligible for certain National Science Foundation (NSF) programs...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-11
Became Public Law No: 116-115.
USSB3269IntroA bill to set and meet a national goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by not later than 2050, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3263IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR495IntroA resolution designating February 12, 2020, as "Darwin Day" and recognizing the importance of science to the betterment of humanity.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3182IntroHEALTH Act Helping Expand and Launch Transitional Health for Women Veterans Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 415.
USSB3255IntroNationwide Right To Unionize Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3256IntroSchedules That Work Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3248IntroUnited States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-03
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB785IntroCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-29
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR486IntroA resolution supporting the observation of National Trafficking and Modern Slavery Prevention Month during the period beginning on January 1, 2020, and ending on February 1, 2020, to raise awareness of, and opposition to, human trafficking and modern...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR485IntroA resolution recognizing January 2020 as "National Mentoring Month". This resolution recognizes (1) January 2020 as National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potent...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3231IntroFAIR Act Federal Adjustment of Income Rates Act of 2020 This bill increases by 3.5% in FY2021 the rates of basic pay for federal employees under the statutory pay systems (i.e., the General Schedule, the Foreign Service Schedule, and various schedule...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR484IntroA resolution recognizing January 27, 2020, as the anniversary of the first refugee and Muslim ban, calling on Congress to defund the Migrant Protection Protocols, and urging the President to restore refugee resettlement to historic norms.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR487IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Countering International Parental Child Abduction Month and expressing the sense of the Senate that Congress should raise awareness of the harm caused by international parental child abduction. This res...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB457PassPresident George H.W. Bush and First Spouse Barbara Bush Coin Act This bill requires the issuance of $1 coins bearing the image of President George H.W. Bush for a one-year period beginning on January 1, 2019, and bullion coins bearing the image of B...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-27
Became Public Law No: 116-112. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-22
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB3218IntroProtecting Community Television Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR481IntroA resolution commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz extermination camp in Nazi-occupied Poland.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR477IntroA resolution designating the week of February 3 through 7, 2020, as "National School Counseling Week". This resolution designates February 3-February 7, 2020, as National School Counseling Week.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S282; text: CR S280)
USSB3212IntroPublic Housing Emergency Response Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-16
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB3217IntroNational Heritage Area Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-16
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR260IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting the commitment of the United States Agency for International Development to reducing ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S198-199)
USSJR63IntroA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hosti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3190IntroDomestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1601IntroHOT CARS Act of 2019 Helping Overcome Trauma for Children Alone in Rear Seats Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue a final rule requiring all new passenger motor vehicles weighing less than 10,000 pounds gros...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 404.
USSB3174IntroReversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3176IntroUnited States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR395IntroA resolution recognizing the 40th anniversary of the Iran Hostage Crisis, and for other purposes. This resolution recognizes the 40th anniversary of the Iran Hostage Crisis. The resolution also honors the suffering of the hostages and sacrifices of t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-08
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S80-81; text: CR 10/31/2019 S6340)
USSB3159IntroNo War Against Iran Act This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of federal funds for any use of military force in or against Iran unless Congress has either declared war or enacted specific statutory authorization for such use. An exception...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3158IntroDiversify Act Diversifying by Investing in Educators and Students to Improve Outcomes For Youth Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1694EngrossOne Small Step to Protect Human Heritage in Space Act This bill requires a federal agency that issues a license for the conduct of a lunar activity to require that each license applicant agree to abide by recommendations, guidelines, or principles is...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-06
By Senator Wicker from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 116-194.
USSB151PassPallone-Thune TRACED Act Pallone-Thune Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act This bill implements a forfeiture penalty for violations (with or without intent) of the prohibition on certain robocalls. The bill also removes a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-30
Became Public Law No: 116-105. (TXT | PDF)
USSB737PassBuilding Blocks of STEM Act This bill modifies National Science Foundation (NSF) grant programs that support STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, including computer science) education. The bill instructs the NSF, when awarding gra...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-24
Became Public Law No: 116-102. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1309EngrossCombating Global Corruption Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of State to develop a program to combat corruption in foreign countries, in particular in countries that receive U.S. aid. The State Department shall publish annually a tiered ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB496IntroYoung Fishermen's Development Act This bill directs the National Sea Grant Office in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to establish a Young Fishermen's Development Grant Program to provide training, education, outreach, and technica...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 394.
USSB1822EngrossBroadband DATA Act Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability Act This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to change the way broadband data is collected, verified, and reported. Specifically, the FCC must colle...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
Held at the desk.
USSCR31EngrossA concurrent resolution recognizing the importance and significance of the 2020 Census and encouraging individuals, families, and households across the United States to participate in the 2020 Census to ensure a complete and accurate count.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3132IntroA bill to extend the Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3141IntroFood Donation Improvement Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3117IntroExtinction Prevention Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3124IntroCruise Passenger Protection Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3125IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow for contributions to the Alzheimer's Research and Caregiving Trust Fund, and for other purposes. This bill establishes the Alzheimer's Research and Caregiving Trust Fund to pay for research r...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
Star Print ordered on S. 3125.
USSB3143IntroMagnet Injury Prevention Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR450IntroA resolution recognizing the 71st anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of "Human Rights Day". This resolution designates December 10, 2019, as Human Rights Day. It also reaffirms the Universal Declaration of Hu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-18
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 12/10/2019 CR S6954)
Syndicate content
feedback