Information about U.S. Congressional
Bills and Resolutions

Recently introduced bills and resolutions. Congress 15th, 2017-2018, Senate

S. 3546—A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 901 N. Francisco Avenue in Mission, Texas, as the “Mission Veterans Post Office Building”.

S. 3547—A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 122 W. Goodwin Street in Pleasanton, Texas, as the “Pleasanton Veterans Post Office”.

S. 3548—A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 400 N. Main Street in Encinal, Texas, as the “Encinal Veterans Post Office”.

S. 3549—A bill to establish the Palestinian Partnership Fund to promote joint economic development and finance joint ventures between Palestinian entrepreneurs and companies in the United States, Israel, and countries in the Middle East to improve economic cooperation and people to people exchanges to further shared community building, peaceful coexistence, dialogue, and reconciliation between Israelis and Palestinians.

S. 3550—A bill to modify the procedures for issuing special recreation permits for certain public land units, and for other purposes.

S. 3551—A bill to adopt a certain California flammability standard as a Federal flammability standard to protect against the risk of upholstered furniture flammability, and for other purposes.

S. Res. 666—A resolution designating October 6, 2018, as “National Coaches Day”.

S. Res. 667—A resolution condemning persecution of religious minorities in the People’s Republic of China and any actions that limit their free expression and practice of faith.

S. Res. 668—A resolution designating October 5, 2018, as “Energy Efficiency Day” in celebration of the economic and environmental benefits that have been driven by private sector innovation and Federal energy policies.

S. Res. 669—A resolution supporting the designation of September 2018 as “National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month”.

S. 3628—A bill to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program.

S. 3629—A bill to require State agencies to use Federal tax return information to verify income eligibility for Medicaid, the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program, and the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

S. 3630—A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to prohibit sewage dumping into the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.

S. 3631—A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to improve the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation (TIFIA) program, and for other purposes.

S. 3632—A bill to provide that the special service obligations of a licensee under section 331(a) of the Communications Act of 1934 shall continue to apply even if the licensee changes from a very high frequency station to an ultra high frequency station.

S. 3633—A bill to require the consumer reporting agencies provide small business credit protections.

S. 3634—A bill to authorize, direct, expedite, and facilitate a land exchange in Bullhead City, Arizona, and for other purposes.

S. 3635—A bill to reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007.

S. 3636—A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide matching payments for retirement savings contributions by certain individuals.

S. 3637—A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a program for the procurement of domestically grown unprocessed fruits and vegetables to provide healthier school meals, and for other purposes.

S. 3638—A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the rate of tax on estates, gifts, and generation-skipping transfers.

S. 3639—A bill to prohibit the circumvention of control measures used by Internet retailers to ensure equitable consumer access to products, and for other purposes.

S. 3640—A bill to prohibit certain large business entities from purchasing the securities of those entities on national securities exchanges, and for other purposes.

S. 3641—A bill to enhance efforts to combat human trafficking in connection with the catching and processing of seafood products imported into the United States, and for other purposes.

S. 3642—A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to release reversionary and reserved interests in certain land in the Coconino National Forest in the State of Arizona.

S. 3643—A bill to transfer a bridge over the Wabash River to the States of Illinois and Indiana, and for other purposes.

S. 3644—A bill to authorize a special resource study on the spread vectors of chronic wasting disease in Cervidae, and for other purposes.

S. 3645—A bill to extend the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self- Determination Act of 2000.

S. 3646—A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to accept certain properties in the State of Missouri.

S. 3647—A bill to allow airport projects to be eligible to participate in the TIFIA program, and for other purposes.

S. 3648—A bill to provide tax relief for the victims of Hurricane Florence, Hurricane Michael, and certain California wildfires.

S. 3649—A bill to provide for programs to help reduce the risk that prisoners will recidivate upon release from prison, and for other purposes.

S. 3650—A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to revise the shareholder threshold for registration under that Act for issuers that receive support through certain Federal universal service support mechanisms, and for other purposes.

S. 3651—A bill to require the Attorney General to study the effectiveness of retail theft rehabilitation programs and to clarify that such programs are permissible under Federal law.

S. 3652—A bill to support the peaceful resolution of the civil war in Yemen, to address the resulting humanitarian crisis, and to hold the perpetrators responsible for murdering a Saudi dissident.

S. 3653—A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to provide that certain coal-fired power plants are eligible for loan guarantees, and for other purposes.

S. 3654—A bill to amend the United States International Broadcasting Act of 1994, to avoid the duplication of public diplomacy programs and efforts, to improve the research and evaluation of public diplomacy, and for other purposes.

S. 3655—A bill to deter criminal robocall violations and improve enforcement of section 227(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, and for other purposes.

S. Con. Res. 51—A concurrent resolution to correct the enrollment of S. 140.

S. Con. Res. 52—A concurrent resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Security Consultative Meeting between the Republic of Korea and the United States.

S. Res. 688—A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of November 19 through November 23, 2018, as “National Family Service Learning Week”.

S. Res. 689—A resolution acknowledging the 50th anniversary of the election to the House of Representatives of Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm, the first African-American woman in Congress.

S. Res. 690—A resolution affirming the importance of the Orphan Drug Act, applauding the life-saving accomplishments of the Act during its 35-year history, and recognizing the need to continue support for research and development of new therapies for rare diseases.

S. Res. 691—A resolution reaffirming the centrality of press freedom and freedom of expression to democracy in the United States and to international peace and stability.

S. Res. 692—A resolution recognizing November 24, 2018, as “Small Business Saturday” and celebrating the vital role of small businesses, along with the efforts of the Small Business Administration, to help people in the United States start, build, and grow businesses.

S. Res. 693—A resolution celebrating October 25, 2018, as the 30th anniversary of the passage of the Women’s Business Ownership Act of 1988, while commending the unique entrepreneurial spirit shared by women small business owners of the United States.

S. Res. 694—A resolution condemning the horrific, anti-Semitic attack at a synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, expressing support and prayers for all those affected by the tragedy, and applauding the dedication and bravery of law enforcement and emergency response officials in responding to the attack.

S. Res. 695—A resolution designating the week beginning November 12, 2018, as “National Apprenticeship Week”.

S. Res. 696—A resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings.

S. Res. 697—A resolution designating November 2018 as “National College Application Month”.

S. Res. 698—A resolution designating November 3, 2018, as National Bison Day.

S. Res. 699—A resolution designating November 25, 2018, as “Drive Safer Sunday”.

S. Res. 700—A resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Walter “Dee” Huddleston, former United States Senator for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

S. Res. 701—A resolution designating November 15, 2018, as “National GIS Day”.

S. Res. 702—A resolution recognizing National Native American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritages and cultures of Native Americans and the contributions of Native Americans to the United States.

S. Res. 703—A resolution expressing support for the goals of Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.

H.R. 7136—A bill to amend section 28 of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to include eating disorders prevention within the nutrition education and obesity prevention grant program and the local wellness program, and for other purposes.

H.R. 7137—A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Reverend James Morris Lawson Jr., in recognition of his contributions to the United States through the promotion of nonviolence during the Civil Rights movement and beyond.

H.R. 7138—A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish an inter-agency task force on the use of Federal lands for medical treatment and therapy through outdoor recreation for veterans.

H. Res. 1148—A resolution expressing support for the goals and ideas of “Stomach Cancer Awareness Month”.