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Bills Introduced

Employment

S. Res. 323—Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)/Rules and Administration (11/07/17)—A resolution requiring sexual harassment training for Members, officers, employees, interns, and fellows of the Senate and a periodic survey of the Senate.

S. Res. 330—Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN)/Considered and agreed to (11/09/17)—A resolution mandating anti-harassment training for Senators and officers, employees, and interns of, and detailees to, the Senate.

Human Trafficking

 S. 2080—Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)/Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs (11/06/17)—A bill to increase the role of the financial industry in combating human trafficking.

Military

S. 2088—Sen. Deb Fischer (R-NE)/Armed Services (11/07/17)—A bill to provide for the issuance of the Gold Star Installation Access Card to the surviving spouse, dependent children, and other next of kin of a member of the Armed Forces who dies while serving on certain active or reserve duty, to ensure that a remarried surviving spouse with dependent children of the deceased member remains eligible for installation benefits to which the surviving spouse was previously eligible, and for other purposes.

S. 2094—Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ)/Armed Services (11/08/17)—A bill to require the prompt reporting for national instant criminal background check system purposes of members of the Armed Forces convicted of domestic violence offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4365—Rep. Scott Taylor (R-VA)/Armed Services; Judiciary (11/09/17)—A bill to require the prompt reporting for national instant criminal background check system purposes of members of the Armed Forces convicted of domestic violence offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice, and for other purposes.

Veterans

S. 2112—Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA)/Veterans’ Affairs (11/09/17)—A bill to improve the treatment at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities of veterans who are victims of military sexual assault, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4334—Rep. J. Luis Correa (D-CA)/Veterans’ Affairs (11/09/17)—A bill to provide for certain reporting requirements relating to medical care for women veterans provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs and through contracts entered into by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs with non-Department medical providers, and for other purposes.

Violence Against Women

H.R. 4290—Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL)/Judiciary (11/07/17)—A bill to require the attorney general to study whether an individual’s history of domestic violence can be used to determine the likelihood of such individual committing a mass shooting.