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July 18, 2016
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H.R.5918

To establish requirements for participants in the peer-to-peer economy to be considered independent contractors and not employees for purposes of several employment-related statutes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

July 14, 2016
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H.RES.836

Expressing the disapproval of the House of Representatives of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

S.3275

Pilot Pension Relief Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 24, 2016
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H.R.5580

Save America's Pastime Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.5585

Driver Fatigue Prevention Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 23, 2016
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S.3093

Equity in Career and Technical Education Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 22, 2016
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H.J.RES.88

Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to the definition of the term "Fiduciary".

Motion to refer the bill and accompanying veto message to the Committee on Education and the Workforce. The Chair directed the Clerk to notify the Senate of the action of the House.

June 16, 2016
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S.2686

Protecting Local Business Opportunity Act

Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.

H.R.5519

Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act

Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform

June 9, 2016
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S.J.RES.35

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act".

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 8, 2016
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H.R.5408

Layoff Prevention Extension Act of 2016

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

May 18, 2016
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H.J.RES.87

Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of Labor relating to "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act".

Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 13.

S.2945

EARNS Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

May 13, 2016
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H.R.5237

Workplace Advancement Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 12, 2016
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H.R.5213

FARM Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 11, 2016
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S.2707

Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act

Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.

April 28, 2016
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S.2881

Voluntary Protection Program Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.2894

Pension Fund Integrity Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 26, 2016
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H.R.5062

21st Century American Service Act

Referred to House Ways and Means

April 21, 2016
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H.R.5022

HIRED Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 20, 2016
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H.R.4294

SAVERS Act of 2015

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 392.

April 18, 2016
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S.J.RES.33

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to the definition of the term "fiduciary" and the conflict of interest rule with respect to retirement investment advice.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 15, 2016
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H.R.4955

Pension and Budget Integrity Act of 2016

Referred to House Education and the Workforce

March 23, 2016
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H.R.3689

HELP Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.4029

Pension Accountability Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.4508

Fair Wage Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.4235

Women's Pension Protection Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.4254

Freedom for Workers to Seek Opportunity Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.3860

Ensuring Access to Affordable and Quality Home Care for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.4022

National Labor Relations Board Reform Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.3932

ECONOMICS Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.3837

Employee Empowerment Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

March 17, 2016
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H.R.4773

Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

March 16, 2016
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S.2693

EEOC Reform Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.2697

Wage Theft Prevention and Wage Recovery Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 26, 2016
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H.R.4637

Puerto Rico Minimum Wage Improvement Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Feb. 19, 2016
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H.R.4572

Workforce Training Enhancement Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.

Feb. 11, 2016
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S.2556

Workforce Training Enhancement Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Feb. 9, 2016
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S.RES.367

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S757; text as passed Senate: CR S741)

Feb. 4, 2016
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S.2502

Affordable Retirement Advice Protection Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.2505

SAVERS Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Dec. 15, 2015
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H.R.1450

Flexibility for Working Families Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

Dec. 10, 2015
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S.2398

Clean Energy Worker Just Transition Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Dec. 8, 2015
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S.2374

Glen Anthony Doherty Overseas Security Personnel Fairness Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8497-8498)

Dec. 3, 2015
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H.R.4174

Manufacturing Skills Act of 2015

Referred to House Appropriations

Nov. 23, 2015
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H.RES.506

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives in support of considering legislation that would reinforce the goals of the working families agenda.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

Nov. 16, 2015
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H.R.3386

21st Century Energy Workforce Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2260

Sarah Grace-Farley-Kluger Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.1848

To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit employment of children in tobacco-related agriculture by deeming such employment as oppressive child labor.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.1856

Employee Benefits Protection Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.2215

Outdoor Recreation Enhancement Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2601

JOBS Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1476

No Taxpayer Bailouts for Unsustainable State and Local Pensions Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.2654

Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2034

Intern Protection Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.3280

WIRED Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3258

WORC Grant Program Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3164

Pay Workers a Living Wage Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2714

Employ Young Americans Now Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3433

PORTS Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.1876

Real Unemployment Calculation Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.2836

Fair Access for Moms Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2873

LADDER Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2349

To ensure receipt of all health insurance benefits to which a member of a union is entitled.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.2923

Maritime and Energy Workforce Technical Training Enhancement Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2755

American Worker Mobility Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2575

To amend the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 to postpone a scheduled increase in the minimum wage applicable to American Samoa.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2500

Voluntary Protection Program Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.1513

Union Integrity Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.1926

Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

Oct. 29, 2015
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S.2221

Ensuring Access to Affordable and Quality Home Care for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Oct. 26, 2015
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S.2200

Workplace Advancement Act

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 278.

Sept. 17, 2015
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S.2053

Maritime and Energy Workforce Technical Training Enhancement Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Aug. 4, 2015
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S.1920

Biennial Report on the Skills Gap Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

July 30, 2015
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S.1902

A bill to provide for the treatment and extension of temporary financing of short-time compensation programs.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6189-6190)

July 28, 2015
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S.1874

Employee Rights Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

July 22, 2015
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S.1832

Pay Workers a Living Wage Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

July 16, 2015
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S.1785

Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

July 7, 2015
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S.1714

Miners Protection Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

June 18, 2015
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S.1630

PLUS Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1631

Keep Our Pension Promises Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

June 12, 2015
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H.RES.313

Expressing support for designation of May 23rd as "National Rosie the Riveter Day".

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 4, 2015
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S.1512

Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 3, 2015
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H.R.2509

Flexibility to Promote Reemployment Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources.

May 22, 2015
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S.1124

WIOA Technical Amendments Act

Became Public Law No: 114-18.

May 18, 2015
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H.R.2148

Ensuring Quality in the Unemployment Insurance Program (EQUIP) Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources.

May 13, 2015
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S.1317

Lifetime Income Disclosure Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1328

On-the-Job Training Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

May 5, 2015
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H.RES.252

Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the national Job Corps program as it celebrates 50 years of educating and training the Nation's economically disadvantaged youth.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 30, 2015
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S.1150

Raise the Wage Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1145

Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 29, 2015
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H.R.188

TIME Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.1215

Future Logging Careers Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.994

Radiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.612

National Right-to-Work Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.130

To amend the Black Lung Benefits Act to provide equity for certain eligible survivors, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.1447

Perkins Modernization Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.78

New Chance for a New Start in Life Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.122

Original Living Wage Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.465

Working Families Flexibility Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.312

Glen Anthony Doherty Overseas Security Personnel Fairness Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.1280

Skills Connection Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1121

Online Job Training Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1005

Renewable Energy Jobs Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.436

Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Clarification Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

April 21, 2015
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S.1031

WIOA Technical Amendments Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 14, 2015
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S.933

Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 27, 2015
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H.R.1136

Accountability in Unemployment Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

March 25, 2015
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S.862

Paycheck Fairness Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 24, 2015
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S.852

A Voice for Victims Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 19, 2015
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H.R.1439

Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.

March 18, 2015
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S.786

Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.777

Flexibility for Working Families Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 3, 2015
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S.RES.94

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1256; text as passed Senate: CR S1254)

Feb. 13, 2015
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H.R.987

Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Feb. 12, 2015
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S.497

Healthy Families Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 22, 2015
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S.233

Working Families Flexibility Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 7, 2015
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S.83

End Pay Discrimination Through Information Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.