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LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment

H.R.2505 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Corps of Engineers to notify affected communities before releasing water contaminated with cyanotoxins from flood risk management structures, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Mast, Brian J. [Rep.-R-FL-21] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

H.R.2518 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Defense to provide budget information for incinerators and waste-to-energy waste disposal alternatives to burn pits.
Sponsor: Ruiz, Raul [Rep.-D-CA-25] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Armed Services
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

H.R.2520 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Labor to carry out a pilot program to award competitive grants to eligible entities to train individuals for careers in the renewable energy and energy efficiency industries, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ruiz, Raul [Rep.-D-CA-25] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Financial Services

H.R.2506 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Securities Act of 1933 to exempt off-exchange secondary trading from State regulation where such trading is with respect to securities of an issuer that makes publicly available certain current information, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Meuser, Daniel [Rep.-R-PA-9] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

H.R.2480 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue guidance on coverage under the Medicaid program under title XIX of the Social Security Act of certain pelvic health services furnished during the postpartum period, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Bacon, Don [Rep.-R-NE-2] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.2482 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Defense to conduct a study on the accessibility of mental health care providers and services for members of the Armed Forces serving on active duty, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Buchanan, Vern [Rep.-R-FL-16] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Armed Services
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

H.R.2492 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To restrict the availability of Federal funds to organizations associated with the abortion industry.
Sponsor: Foxx, Virginia [Rep.-R-NC-5] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R.2499 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out an information technology system and prioritize certain requirements to manage supply chains for medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Sponsor: Kiggans, Jennifer A [Rep.-R-VA-2] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.2500 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to expand certain authorities with respect to the recall of controlled substances to apply with respect to all drugs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kim, Andy [Rep.-D-NJ-3] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.2503 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To modify the project for Central and Southern Florida to include public health considerations, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Mast, Brian J. [Rep.-R-FL-21] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.2528 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for an adult child, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ruiz, Raul [Rep.-D-CA-25] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce; Oversight and Accountability; House Administration
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Accountability, and House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.2530 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish direct care registered nurse-to-patient staffing ratio requirements in hospitals, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Schakowsky, Janice D. [Rep.-D-IL-9] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (55)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.2534 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to ensure the equitable treatment of covered entities and pharmacies participating in the 340B drug discount program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Spanberger, Abigail Davis [Rep.-D-VA-7] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.2535 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To elevate the position of Director of the Indian Health Service within the Department of Health and Human Services to Assistant Secretary for Indian Health, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Stanton, Greg [Rep.-D-AZ-4] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Natural Resources; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.2543 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To improve the provision of health care by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Wittman, Robert J. [Rep.-R-VA-1] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

Sanctions and Trade

H.R.2511 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the availability of foreign assistance to certain countries that do not recognize the sovereignty of Taiwan, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ogles, Andrew [Rep.-R-TN-5] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R.2512 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 5, United States Code, to require Members of Congress to disclose business ties with foreign entities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Posey, Bill [Rep.-R-FL-8] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – House Administration
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

H.R.2531 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 to extend the authority relating to cooperation between the United States and Israel on anti-tunnel defense capabilities.
Sponsor: Schneider, Bradley Scott [Rep.-D-IL-10] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Armed Services; Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the Committee on Armed 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.

H.R.2536 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit importation of commercially produced fresh citrus fruit originating from the People’s Republic of China.
Sponsor: Steube, W. Gregory [Rep.-R-FL-17] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Tax

H.R.2515 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require public disclosure of individual tax returns of the President, the Vice President, and Members of Congress, and candidates for such offices.
Sponsor: Posey, Bill [Rep.-R-FL-8] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.2527 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an employer credit for increasing wages.
Sponsor: Ruiz, Raul [Rep.-D-CA-25] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.2539 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the new markets tax credit, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tenney, Claudia [Rep.-R-NY-24] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (25)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation

H.R.2493 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations for certain logging vehicles, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gallagher, Mike [Rep.-R-WI-8] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.2507 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 and title 49, United States Code, with respect to disadvantaged business enterprises, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Moore, Gwen [Rep.-D-WI-4] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.2509 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Transportation to submit a report on helicopter and rotorcraft noise in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Norton, Eleanor Holmes [Del.-D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.2533 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow additional funds to be provided under the airport improvement program for certain noise mitigation projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Smith, Adam [Rep.-D-WA-9] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.2542 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To preclude absolute liability in any action against a property owner or contractor for projects receiving Federal financial assistance for infrastructure and transportation development, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Williams, Brandon [Rep.-R-NY-22] (Introduced 04/06/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 04/06/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.