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S.Res. 140: A resolution supporting the designation of April 2017 as “Parkinson’s Awareness Month”.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Agreed To (Simple Resolution): Last Action: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. Explanation: This simple resolution was agreed to on April 25, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 140: A resolution supporting the designation of April 2017 as “Parkinson’s Awareness Month”.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. John “Johnny” Isakson [R-GA] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 938: A bill to require notice of cost-free Federal procurement technical assistance in connection with registration of small business concerns in procurement systems.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Gary Peters [D-MI] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Gary Peters [D-MI] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 138: A resolution honoring National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day on April 9, 2017, and commemorating the 75th anniversary of the fall of Bataan.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] This resolution was referred to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 2 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 141: A resolution congratulating the University of South Carolina women’s basketball team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament Championship.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Agreed To (Simple Resolution): Last Action: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. Explanation: This simple resolution was agreed to on April 25, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 141: A resolution congratulating the University of South Carolina women’s basketball team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament Championship.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Tim Scott [R-SC] This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It will typically be considered by committee next.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 941: A bill to withdraw certain National Forest System land in the Emigrant Crevice area located in the Custer Gallatin National Forest, Park County, Montana, from the mining and mineral leasing laws of the United States, and for other purposes.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.Res. 143: A resolution supporting fair and equitable grading treatment for exports of United States wheat products to Canada.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT] This resolution was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 936: A bill to designate certain National Forest System land and certain public land under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior in the States of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness, wild and scenic rivers, wildla

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse [D-RI] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 1 cosponsor is on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 933: A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide veterans the option of using an alternative appeals process to more quickly determine claims for disability compensation, and for other purposes.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.J.Res. 41: An original joint resolution providing for an exception to the limitation on the appointment of certain persons as the United States Trade Representative.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Ordered Reported by Committee: Last Action: Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 42. Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 25, 2017.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S.J.Res. 41: An original joint resolution providing for an exception to the limitation on the appointment of certain persons as the United States Trade Representative.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT] This resolution was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT] is the chairman of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 927: A bill to allow acceleration certificates awarded under the Patents for Humanity Program to be transferable.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 930: A bill to require the Administrator of the Western Area Power Administration to establish a pilot project to provide increased transparency for customers, and for other purposes.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jeff Flake [R-AZ] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Jeff Flake [R-AZ] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 928: A bill to prohibit, as an unfair or deceptive act or practice, commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. 8 cosponsors are on that committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 939: A bill to reserve any amounts forfeited to the United States Government as a result of the criminal prosecution of Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera (commonly known as “El Chapo”), or of other felony convictions involving the transportation of cont

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 937: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a refundable adoption tax credit.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Robert “Bob” Casey [D-PA] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Robert “Bob” Casey [D-PA] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 940: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to loans made from a qualified employer plan, and for other purposes.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Michael Enzi [R-WY] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Michael Enzi [R-WY] is a member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 935: A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to permit Governors of States to regulate intrastate endangered species and intrastate threatened species, to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to permit the taking of certain black vultures an

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Rand Paul [R-KY] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Categories: Federal Legislation

S. 929: A bill to improve the HUBZone program.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00pm
Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] is the ranking member of the committee.
Categories: Federal Legislation

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