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Bills Cosponsored by Charlie Melancon (D-La.)

Rep. Melancon cosponsored 230 bills in the 111th Congress (2009-10).

Date Title Latest Action
Sept. 29, 2010

H.R.6112 Gulf Coast Restoration Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Sept. 28, 2010

H.R.2746 To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow for additional transportation assistance grants.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Sept. 28, 2010

H.RES.1621 Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the historic founding of Catholic Charities USA.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Sept. 23, 2010

H.R.2030 Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Sept. 22, 2010

H.RES.1603 Expressing support for designation of September 2010 as National Craniofacial Acceptance Month.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Aug. 10, 2010

H.R.571 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to promote charitable donations of qualified vehicles.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Aug. 10, 2010

H.R.1339 Children's Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

Aug. 10, 2010

H.CON.RES.311 To express the sense of Congress that it is the responsibility of Congress to determine the regulatory authority of the Federal Communications Commission with respect to broadband Internet services.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

July 30, 2010

H.R.5973 Offshore Lease Fairness Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.

July 30, 2010

H.RES.1583 Observing the fifth anniversary of the date on which Hurricane Rita devastated the coasts of Louisiana and Texas, and for other purposes.

The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.

July 29, 2010

H.R.5790 To extend the expenditure deadline for the social services block grant funds provided for recovery from Hurricanes Ike and Rita.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.Note: For further action, see S.3774 , which became Public Law 111-285 on 11/24/2010.

July 29, 2010

H.RES.1577 Observing the fifth anniversary of the date on which Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, saluting the dedication of volunteers who offered assistance in support of those affected by the storm, recognizing the progress of efforts to rebuild the affected Gulf Coast region, commending the persistence of the people of the States of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida, and reaffirming Congress' commitment to restore and renew.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.

July 27, 2010

H.RES.1564 Commending and congratulating Michigan Technological University on the occasion of its 125th anniversary.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

July 22, 2010

H.R.5235 Medicare Access to Diabetes Supplies Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

July 21, 2010

H.RES.1546 Congratulating the Washington Stealth for winning the National Lacrosse League Championship.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

July 20, 2010

H.R.5477 Ready to Compete Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

July 19, 2010

H.R.4116 FVPSA Reauthorization Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.

July 19, 2010

H.R.5137 Girls Protection Act of 2010

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

July 19, 2010

H.R.5291 Tax Information for New Fiscal Oversight Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

July 15, 2010

H.R.775 Military Surviving Spouses Equity Act

Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Jones. Petition No: 111-10.Note: On 3/15/2010, a motion was filed to discharge the Committee on Armed Services from consideration of H.R.775 . A discharge petition requires 218 signatures for further action. (Discharge Petition No. 111-10: text with signatures.)

July 15, 2010

H.R.5282 To provide funds to the Army Corps of Engineers to hire veterans and members of the Armed Forces to assist the Corps with curation and historic preservation activities, and for other purposes.

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 694.

July 14, 2010

H.R.208 National Guardsmen and Reservists Parity for Patriots Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

July 14, 2010

H.R.1864 To provide a pay increase of 3.4 percent for members of the uniformed services for fiscal year 2010.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

July 14, 2010

H.R.2443 Medicare Ambulance Access Preservation Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

July 14, 2010

H.CON.RES.226 Supporting the observance of "Spirit of '45 Day".

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

July 14, 2010

H.RES.1513 Congratulating the Saratoga Race Course as it celebrates its 142nd season.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

July 13, 2010

H.R.3716 To make certain adjustments to the price analysis of propane prepared by the Secretary of Commerce.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

July 13, 2010

H.R.5564 Judgment Evading Foreign States Accountability Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

June 23, 2010

H.R.2109 Childhood Cancer Survivorship Research and Quality of Life Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

June 23, 2010

H.R.5497 Check the Debt Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

June 22, 2010

H.R.43 Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

June 22, 2010

H.R.2149 SMA Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

June 22, 2010

H.R.3408 Taxpayer Responsibility, Accountability, and Consistency Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

June 22, 2010

H.R.4373 Outpatient Mental Health Modernization Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

June 17, 2010

H.J.RES.90 Expressing support for designation of September 2010 as "Gospel Music Heritage Month" and honoring gospel music for its valuable and longstanding contributions to the culture of the United States.

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

June 17, 2010

H.R.5552 Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010

Became Public Law No: 111-237

June 16, 2010

H.R.1032 Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 15, 2010

H.R.5525 To terminate the moratorium on deepwater drilling issued by the Secretary of the Interior.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.

June 14, 2010

H.R.5519 Gulf Coast Jobs Preservation Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.

June 10, 2010

H.R.5503 Securing Protections for the Injured from Limitations on Liability Act

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

June 8, 2010

H.R.1221 Public Servant Retirement Protection Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

June 8, 2010

H.R.5207 Employee Stock Ownership Plan Promotion and Improvement Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Small Business, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

May 25, 2010

H.R.5093 Space to Schools Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

May 24, 2010

H.RES.1073 Supporting the goals and ideals of RV Centennial Celebration Month to recognize and honor 100 years of the enjoyment of recreational vehicles in the United States.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

May 20, 2010

H.R.5363 Preventing Waste, Fraud, and Abuse Act of 2010

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

May 19, 2010

H.RES.1375 Recognizing the 90th anniversary of the 19th Amendment.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

May 18, 2010

H.RES.1365 Commending the National Rifle Association for developing the Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program and teaching 23,000,000 children its lifesaving message.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.

May 12, 2010

H.R.1547 Stephanie Tubbs Jones Collegiate Housing and Infrastructure Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

May 11, 2010

H.RES.1302 Supporting the goals and ideals of National Hepatitis Awareness Month and World Hepatitis Day.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

May 5, 2010

H.R.1077 Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

May 4, 2010

H.R.1036 Veterans Physical Therapy Services Improvement Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

May 4, 2010

H.R.2002 Medicare Patient IVIG Access Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

May 4, 2010

H.R.3012 TRADE Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

April 28, 2010

H.RES.1258 Expressing support for designation of May 2010 as Mental Health Month.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

April 28, 2010

H.R.5162 To restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

April 28, 2010

H.R.5163 Nuclear Energy Research Initiative Improvement Act of 2010

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

April 28, 2010

H.R.5164 Nuclear Power 2021 Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

April 27, 2010

H.RES.1297 Supporting the goals and ideals of American Craft Beer Week.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

April 26, 2010

H.RES.173 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of its 6-day mail delivery service.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

April 26, 2010

H.R.4255 Stop the Automatic Pay Raise for Members of Congress in Fiscal Year 2011 Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

April 26, 2010

H.R.5092 To amend section 48 (relating to depiction of animal cruelty) of title 18, United States Code, and for other purposes.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.Note: For further action, see H.R.5566 , which became Public Law 111-294 on 12/9/2010.

April 22, 2010

H.R.1625 Equity and Access for Podiatric Physicians Under Medicaid Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

April 22, 2010

H.R.2275 Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research and Awareness Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

April 22, 2010

H.R.4544 Elizabeth A. Connelly Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.Note: For further action, see S.2781 , which became Public Law 111-256 on 10/5/2010.

April 22, 2010

H.R.4918 Redistricting Transparency Act of 2010

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.

April 21, 2010

H.R.1362 National Neurological Diseases Surveillance System Act of 2010

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 21, 2010

H.RES.1281 Celebrating the life and achievements of Dr. Dorothy Irene Height and recognizing her life-long dedication and leadership in the struggle for human rights and equality for all people until her death at age 98 on April 20, 2010.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

April 20, 2010

H.R.4844 To ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

April 20, 2010

H.R.5058 Ponzi Scheme Victims' Tax Relief Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

April 20, 2010

H.RES.1277 Commending the efforts and honoring the work of the State of Israel, the Israel Defense Forces, and the Israeli people for their coordinated efforts to save lives and provide relief to the people of Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that struck the island nation on January 12, 2010.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

April 15, 2010

H.R.1646 Hearing Aid Assistance Tax Credit Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

April 14, 2010

H.R.3668 To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the special diabetes programs for Type I diabetes and Indians under that Act.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

April 13, 2010

H.R.5008 Targeted Deficit Reduction Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Rules, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

March 25, 2010

H.R.3995 Financial Crisis of 2008 Criminal Investigation and Prosecution Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

March 25, 2010

H.RES.1052 Honoring the members of the Army National Guard and Air National Guard of the State of Oklahoma for their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States since September 11, 2001.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 24, 2010

H.RES.1132 Honoring the USS New Mexico as the sixth Virginia-class submarine commissioned by the U.S. Navy to protect and defend the United States.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 23, 2010

H.RES.1189 Commending Lance Mackey on winning a record 4th straight Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 19, 2010

H.R.211 Calling for 2-1-1 Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

March 18, 2010

H.J.RES.76 Disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the endangerment finding and the cause or contribute findings for greenhouse gases under section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

March 17, 2010

H.R.4871 Spending Reduction Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

March 16, 2010

H.R.4856 Forecast for the Future Act of 2010

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

March 12, 2010

H.R.4753 Stationary Source Regulations Delay Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

March 11, 2010

H.R.2421 Mother's Day Centennial Commemorative Coin Act

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

March 10, 2010

H.R.442 Veterans' Heritage Firearms Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

March 10, 2010

H.R.1074 Firearms Interstate Commerce Reform Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

March 10, 2010

H.R.4804 Human Space Flight Capability Assurance and Enhancement Act of 2010

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics.

March 9, 2010

H.R.1205 ABLE Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

March 9, 2010

H.R.2296 Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives Reform and Firearms Modernization Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

March 9, 2010

H.R.4745 Achievements of the GI Bill Gold Medal Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

March 9, 2010

H.RES.1154 Expressing support for designation of September 13, 2010, as "National Childhood Cancer Awareness Day".

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

March 3, 2010

H.RES.1041 Congratulating and commending the University of Idaho's football team for winning the 2009 Humanitarian Bowl in Boise, Idaho.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 3, 2010

H.RES.1042 Commending the Boise State University Broncos football team for winning the 2010 Fiesta Bowl.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 2, 2010

H.RES.1128 Thanking Vancouver for hosting the world during the 2010 Winter Olympics and honoring the athletes from Team USA.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 2, 2010

H.J.RES.78 Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.

Feb. 26, 2010

H.RES.886 Supporting the goals and purposes of National Teach Ag Day.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Feb. 26, 2010

H.R.4678 Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2010

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 413.

Feb. 24, 2010

H.R.1831 Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Feb. 24, 2010

H.RES.1072 Recognizing Louisiana State University for 150 years of service and excellence in higher education.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Feb. 23, 2010

H.R.4396 Save Our Energy Jobs Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

Feb. 9, 2010

H.RES.1079 Congratulating the National Football League Champion New Orleans Saints for winning Super Bowl XLIV and for bringing New Orleans its first Lombardi Trophy in franchise history.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Feb. 9, 2010

H.RES.1080 Congratulating the New Orleans Saints upon their winning Super Bowl XLIV.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Feb. 4, 2010

H.R.1079 Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Enhancement Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Feb. 4, 2010

H.RES.1048 Commending the efforts and honoring the work of the men and women of USNS Comfort and the United States Navy in the immediate response to those affected by the earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Feb. 3, 2010

H.R.2266 Reasonable Prudence in Regulation Act

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Committee Hearings Held.

Feb. 2, 2010

H.R.634 Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.

Feb. 2, 2010

H.R.1526 Prescribe A Book Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

Feb. 2, 2010

H.R.4014 Catastrophe Obligation Guarantee Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Feb. 2, 2010

H.R.4098 Secure Federal File Sharing Act

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Jan. 26, 2010

H.RES.879 Supporting the goals and ideals of American Education Week.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Jan. 13, 2010

H.R.704 Supply Our Soldiers Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

Jan. 13, 2010

H.R.2267 Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 398.

Dec. 16, 2009

H.R.2142 GPRA Modernization Act of 2010

Became Public Law No: 111-352

Dec. 16, 2009

H.R.4400 Nonprofit Mortgage Licensing Clarification Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Dec. 15, 2009

H.RES.971 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding guidelines for breast cancer screening for women ages 40 to 49.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Dec. 11, 2009

H.CON.RES.220 Encouraging the Secretaries of the military departments to maximize opportunities for space-available travel for members of the Armed Forces in a leave or pass status who are traveling between December 18, 2009, and January 3, 2010.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Readiness.

Dec. 8, 2009

H.R.2429 Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.

Dec. 8, 2009

H.RES.864 Congratulating President Obama for winning of the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Dec. 2, 2009

H.RES.35 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should provide increased Federal funding for continued type 1 diabetes research.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Dec. 2, 2009

H.R.4154 Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 253.

Dec. 2, 2009

H.RES.942 Commending the Real Salt Lake soccer club for winning the 2009 Major League Soccer Cup.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Nov. 19, 2009

H.R.1177 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Act

Became Public Law No: 111-262

Nov. 19, 2009

H.RES.713 Recognizing the significant contributions of United States automobile dealerships, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that in the interest of equity, automobile dealers be given consideration to enter the automobile market once it rebounds and stabilizes.

The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.

Nov. 18, 2009

H.R.2493 Judgment Evading Foreign States Accountability Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Nov. 18, 2009

H.RES.914 Supporting the observance of National Diabetes Month.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Nov. 17, 2009

H.R.4047 To use historical averages to calculate the Federal Medical Assistance Percentage for disaster affected States for purposes of the Medicaid Program.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Nov. 16, 2009

H.R.1132 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the railroad track maintenance credit.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Nov. 6, 2009

H.R.4022 Gulf Oyster Protection Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Nov. 6, 2009

H.RES.901 Recognizing November 14, 2009, as the 49th anniversary of the first day of integrated schools in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Nov. 6, 2009

H.R.4052 Fair Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Nov. 5, 2009

H.R.510 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that the payment of the manufacturers' excise tax on recreational equipment be paid quarterly.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.Note: For further action, see H.R.5552 , which became Public Law 111-237 on 8/16/2010.

Nov. 4, 2009

H.CON.RES.169 Expressing a sense of Congress that a government-defined or public option insurance plan should not be used to fund abortion and taxpayer-funds should not be used to provide abortion under a benefit package within any health care reform package.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Nov. 3, 2009

H.R.3742 To amend the Act of June 18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian tribes.

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Committee Hearings Held.

Nov. 3, 2009

H.RES.887 Recognizing the World Trade Organization member, Chinese Taipei's, accession to the Government Procurement Agreement on July 15, 2009, and extending hope and good faith that this will promote its domestic economy and position in the global economy.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Nov. 2, 2009

H.R.2452 Net Operating Loss (NOL) Carryback Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Nov. 2, 2009

H.RES.867 Calling on the President and the Secretary of State to oppose unequivocally any endorsement or further consideration of the "Report of the United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict" in multilateral fora.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Oct. 28, 2009

H.R.3951 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Louisiana Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the "Roy Rondeno, Sr. Post Office Building".

Became Public Law No: 111-193

Oct. 22, 2009

H.R.2502 Comparative Effectiveness Research Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Oct. 20, 2009

H.R.745 Pancreatic Cancer Research and Education Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Oct. 15, 2009

H.R.836 Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Oct. 15, 2009

H.RES.583 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Lester Flatt has made an invaluable contribution to American art as both a songwriter and a performer, leaving an indelible legacy in bluegrass music.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Oct. 14, 2009

H.R.1194 Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Oct. 14, 2009

H.RES.827 Honoring the life and service of Dewey Lee Fletcher, Jr.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Oct. 14, 2009

H.RES.828 To recognize October 24, 2009, the 20th chartered flight of World War II veterans through Louisiana HonorAir, as "Louisiana HonorAir Day," and to honor the invaluable service and dedication of the World War II veterans to our Nation.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Oct. 8, 2009

H.R.3635 Disaster Relief and Recovery Development Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.

Oct. 8, 2009

H.RES.814 Honoring the life and service of Dewey Lee Fletcher, Jr.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Oct. 7, 2009

H.RES.790 Supporting the goals and ideals of a national day of remembrance on October 30, 2009, for American nuclear weapons program workers and uranium miners, millers, and haulers.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Oct. 6, 2009

H.R.2254 Agent Orange Equity Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

Sept. 29, 2009

H.R.3663 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to delay the date on which the accreditation requirement under the Medicare Program applies to suppliers of durable medical equipment that are pharmacies.

Became Public Law No: 111-72

Sept. 25, 2009

H.RES.750 Congratulating Ichiro Suzuki, outfielder for the Seattle Mariners, for becoming the first player in the history of Major League Baseball with at least 200 base hits in nine consecutive seasons.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Sept. 25, 2009

H.R.3654 Hurricane Satellite Modernization Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics.

Sept. 24, 2009

H.R.32 Veterans Outreach Improvement Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Provisions of measure incorporated into H.R. 3949 .

Sept. 22, 2009

H.RES.693 Honoring the life and accomplishments of Jim Johnson and extending the condolences of the House of Representatives to his family on the occasion of his death.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Sept. 17, 2009

H.R.1970 Preserve Patient Access to Reputable DMEPOS Providers Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Sept. 14, 2009

H.RES.692 Supporting the goals and ideals of Tay-Sachs Awareness Month.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Sept. 8, 2009

H.RES.718 Recognizing September 11 as a "National Day of Service and Remembrance".

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

July 31, 2009

H.R.621 Girl Scouts USA Centennial Commemorative Coin Act

Became Public Law No: 111-86

July 31, 2009

H.R.1849 World War I Memorial and Centennial Act of 2009

Senate committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.

July 31, 2009

H.RES.710 Supporting the goals and ideals of "National Estuaries Day".

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

July 28, 2009

H.R.233 Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 399.

July 28, 2009

H.R.940 To provide for the conveyance of National Forest System land in the State of Louisiana.

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

July 28, 2009

H.R.3009 American-Made Energy Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.

July 23, 2009

H.R.3308 SAVE Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry.

July 17, 2009

H.RES.554 Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that legislation and conference reports be available on the Internet for 72 hours before consideration by the House, and for other purposes.

Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Walden. Petition No: 111-6.Note: On 9/23/2009, a motion was filed to discharge the Committee on Rules from the consideration of H.Res.554 . A discharge petition requires 218 signatures for further action. (Discharge Petition No. 111-6: text with signatures.)

July 10, 2009

H.R.1207 Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Committee Hearings Held.

July 10, 2009

H.RES.632 Congratulating Jockey Calvin Borel for his victory at the 135th Kentucky Derby.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

July 9, 2009

H.R.1255 To protect the interests of each resident of intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded in class action lawsuits on behalf of such resident.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

July 9, 2009

H.R.1349 Federal Accounting Oversight Board Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

July 8, 2009

H.R.2245 To authorize the President, in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the historic and first lunar landing by humans in 1969, to award gold medals on behalf of the United States Congress to Neil A. Armstrong, the first human to walk on the moon; Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr., the pilot of the lunar module and second person to walk on the moon; Michael Collins, the pilot of their Apollo 11 mission's command module; and, the first American to orbit the Earth, John Herschel Glenn, Jr.

Became Public Law No: 111-44

July 8, 2009

H.RES.616 Congratulating the Louisiana State University baseball team for winning the 2009 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I College World Series.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

July 7, 2009

H.R.2160 Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Enhancement Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet.

June 26, 2009

H.RES.69 Recognizing the need to continue research into the causes, treatment, education, and an eventual cure for diabetes, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

June 26, 2009

H.R.2743 Automobile Dealer Economic Rights Restoration Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

June 26, 2009

H.R.3025 Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.

June 23, 2009

H.CON.RES.49 Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

June 23, 2009

H.R.2995 Disaster State Housing Recovery Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

June 19, 2009

H.R.2972 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 115 West Edward Street in Erath, Louisiana, as the "Conrad DeRouen, Jr. Post Office".

Became Public Law No: 111-105

June 17, 2009

H.R.2920 Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

June 16, 2009

H.R.1835 New Alternative Transportation to Give Americans Solutions Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

June 11, 2009

H.RES.314 Honoring and saluting Hillerich & Bradsby Co. on the 125th anniversary of the Louisville Slugger.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

June 10, 2009

H.RES.527 Commending the NATO School for its critical support of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) efforts to promote global peace, stability, and security.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

June 10, 2009

H.RES.528 Commending the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies for its efforts to promote peace, stability and security throughout North America, Europe, and Eurasia.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

June 9, 2009

H.R.1398 Labeling Education and Nutrition Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

June 8, 2009

H.R.616 To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an exemption of pharmacies and pharmacists from certain Medicare accreditation requirements in the same manner as such exemption applies to certain professionals.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

May 21, 2009

H.R.24 To redesignate the Department of the Navy as the Department of the Navy and Marine Corps.

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

May 21, 2009

H.R.1633 Honor the WISH Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

May 21, 2009

H.R.2554 National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2010

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

May 21, 2009

H.R.2555 Homeowners' Defense Act of 2010

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 306.

May 20, 2009

H.RES.366 Recognizing the 40th anniversary of the National Eye Institute (NEI) and expressing support for designation of 2010 through 2020 as the "Decade of Vision".

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

May 20, 2009

H.R.2194 Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010

Became Public Law No: 111-195

May 19, 2009

H.CON.RES.109 Honoring the 20th anniversary of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in the Nation's Capital and its transition to the Susan G. Komen Global Race for the Cure on June 6, 2009, and for other purposes.

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

May 19, 2009

H.R.2484 Ratepayer Recovery Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.

May 14, 2009

H.R.2441 First Responders Support Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

May 12, 2009

H.RES.429 Congratulating Jockey Calvin Borel for his victory at the 135th Kentucky Derby.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

May 7, 2009

H.RES.196 Congratulating the University of Tennessee women's basketball team (the "Lady Vols") and Head Coach Pat Summitt on her 1000th victory.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

May 7, 2009

H.R.1977 Drywall Safety Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection.

May 6, 2009

H.R.2269 Gulf Coast Civic Works Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

May 4, 2009

H.R.1548 Pathway for Biosimilars Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

April 27, 2009

H.R.2116 Fiscal Honesty and Accountability Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

April 23, 2009

H.R.1346 Medical Device Safety Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

April 22, 2009

H.RES.81 Recognizing the importance and sustainability of the United States hardwoods industry and urging that United States hardwoods and the products derived from United States hardwoods be given full consideration in any program directed at constructing environmentally preferable commercial, public, or private buildings.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

April 22, 2009

H.RES.341 Expressing heartfelt sympathy for the victims and families of the shootings in Geneva and Coffee Counties in Alabama, on March 10, 2009.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

April 22, 2009

H.R.2033 To apply an alternative payment amount under the Medicare Program for certain graduate medical education programs established to train residents displaced by natural disasters.

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

April 22, 2009

H.R.2035 Pregnant Women Support Act

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry.

April 21, 2009

H.R.1521 Cell Tax Fairness Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .

April 21, 2009

H.RES.311 Expressing the support of the House of Representatives for the goals and ideals of Red Cross Month.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

April 2, 2009

H.R.1243 To provide for the award of a gold medal on behalf of Congress to Arnold Palmer in recognition of his service to the Nation in promoting excellence and good sportsmanship in golf.

Became Public Law No: 111-65

March 30, 2009

H.R.1327 Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

March 26, 2009

H.R.1740 Breast Cancer Education and Awareness Requires Learning Young Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

March 25, 2009

H.RES.274 Expressing support for designation of March as National Nutrition Month.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 24, 2009

H.R.22 United States Postal Service Financial Relief Act of 2009

Referred to Senate subcommittee. Status: Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs referred to Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security.

March 24, 2009

H.R.1209 Medal of Honor Commemorative Coin Act of 2009

Became Public Law No: 111-91

March 24, 2009

H.R.1691 Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2009

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

March 23, 2009

H.CON.RES.60 Supporting the observance of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and for other purposes.

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 23, 2009

H.R.1174 FEMA Independence Act of 2009

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 416.

March 17, 2009

H.R.1557 SAFE Commission Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

March 10, 2009

H.R.1409 Employee Free Choice Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

March 5, 2009

H.RES.152 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States remains committed to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

March 3, 2009

H.R.1264 Multiple Peril Insurance Act of 2009

Rule H. Res. 1549 passed House.

Feb. 25, 2009

H.R.347 To grant the congressional gold medal, collectively, to the 100th Infantry Battalion and the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, United States Army, in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II.

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.Note: For further action, see S.1055 , which became Public Law 111-254 on 10/5/2010.

Feb. 13, 2009

H.R.1078 Harriet Tubman National Historical Park and Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park Act

House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

Feb. 12, 2009

H.R.622 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the credit for renewable electricity production to include electricity produced from biomass for on-site use.

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Feb. 12, 2009

H.R.734 Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection.Note: For further action, see S.841 , which became Public Law 111-373 on 1/4/2011.

Feb. 12, 2009

H.R.1041 Lower Mississippi River National Historic Site Study Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands.

Feb. 4, 2009

H.R.857 Limit Executive Compensation Abuse Act

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Jan. 22, 2009

H.RES.31 Expressing support for designation of January 28, 2009, as "National Data Privacy Day".

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Jan. 14, 2009

H.R.515 Radioactive Import Deterrence Act

Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Jan. 13, 2009

H.RES.18 Honoring the life, achievements, and contributions of Paul Newman.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Jan. 13, 2009

H.RES.40 Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require each standing committee to hold periodic hearings on the topic of waste, fraud, abuse, or mismanagement in Government programs which that committee may authorize, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Jan. 8, 2009

H.R.327 National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2009

Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education.

Jan. 7, 2009

H.R.235 Social Security Fairness Act of 2009

Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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