U. S. House Legislative Update: Results for April 8-12, 2019

When:
April 15, 2019 – April 19, 2019 all-day
2019-04-15T00:00:00-05:00
2019-04-20T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
U. S. Congress
Washington
DC
USA
Contact:
Your Member of Congress
(202) 224-3121

NOTES:

  • 4,570 bills have been introduced as of this post. See all of them here.
  • Information source: (U. S. House of Representatives Website and GovTrack)
  • Our representatives voted on 6 bills and 4 resolutions this week
  • If you don’t know who represents you go to this site.
  • See the entire floor record for the week.

LEGISLATION PASSED BY RECORDED VOTE:

H.R. 1644: Save the Internet Act of 2019. (Rep. Doyle – Energy and Commerce) (Subject to a Rule). To restore the open internet order of the Federal Communications Commission.

H.R. 1331: Local Water Protection Act (Rep. Craig – Transportation and Infrastructure). To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to nonpoint source management, and for other purposes.

  • Passed 329-56
  • 2 Cosponsors
  • See how all representatives voted
  • Minnesota representatives voted as follows: 
    • Hagedorn – Nay   
    • Craig – Yea   
    • Phillips – Yea
    • McCollum – Yea
    • Omar – Yea
    • Emmer – Nay
    • Peterson – Yea
    • Stauber – Yea

H. Con. Res. 19: Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer – Transportation and Infrastructure).

  • Passed 386-0
  • 8 Cosponsors
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  • Minnesota representatives voted as follows: 
    • Hagedorn – Yea   
    • Craig – Yea   
    • Phillips – Yea   
    • McCollum – Yea   
    • Omar – Yea   
    • Emmer – Yea   
    • Peterson – Yea   
    • Stauber – Yea  

H.R. 1759: BRIDGE for Workers Act (Rep. Murphy – Ways and Means). To amend title III of the Social Security Act to extend reemployment services and eligibility assessments to all claimants for unemployment compensation, and for other purposes.

  • Passed 393-24
  • 9 Cosponsors
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  • Minnesota representatives voted as follows: 
    • Hagedorn – Yea   
    • Craig – Yea   
    • Phillips – Yea   
    • McCollum – Yea   
    • Omar – Yea   
    • Emmer – Yea   
    • Peterson – Yea   
    • Stauber – Yea   

PASSED BY VOICE VOTE OR WITHOUT OBJECTION:

NATURAL RESOURCES

H.R. 2030: Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan Authorization Act (Rep. Grijalva – Natural Resources). To direct the Secretary of the Interior to execute and carry out agreements concerning Colorado River Drought Contingency Management and Operations, and for other purposes. 36 Cosponsors

DISASTER PREPAREDNESS

H.R. 639: To amend section 327 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to clarify that National Urban Search and Rescue Response System task forces may include Federal employees (Rep. Hartzler – Transportation and Infrastructure) 2 Cosponsors 

INTERNAL REVENUE

H.R. 1957: Taxpayer First Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Lewis (GA) – Ways and Means). To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize and improve the Internal Revenue Service, and for other purposes. 16 Cosponsors

GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

S. Con. Res. 7: Authorizing the printing of the 26th edition of the pocket version of the Constitution of the United States. 1 Cosponsor

H. Con. Res. 16: Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition (Rep. Titus – Transportation and Infrastructure). 1 Cosponsor

H. Con. Res. 31: Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for a ceremony as part of the commemoration of the days of remembrance of victims of the Holocaust. 4 Cosponsors