The Source

Bills Introduced

Health

H.R. 4897—Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ)/Energy and Commerce (1/30/18)—A bill to require a study on women and lung cancer, and for other purposes.

S.2358—Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL)/Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (1/30/18)—A bill to require a study on women and lung cancer, and for other purposes.

S.Res. 722—Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL)/Oversight and Government Reform (2/2/18)—A resolution supporting the goals of “Black Women’s Heart Health Awareness Week.”

Human Trafficking

S. Res. 385—Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)/Judiciary (1/29/18)— A resolution supporting the observation of “National Trafficking and Modern Slavery Prevention Month” during the period beginning on January 1, 2018, and ending on February 1, 2018, to raise awareness of, and opposition to, human trafficking and modern slavery.

Miscellaneous

H.R. 4912—Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA)/Financial Services; House Administration (2/2/18)—A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the American women who joined the workforce during World War II, providing the vehicles, weaponry, and ammunition to win the war, that were referred to as “Rosie the Riveter,” in recognition of their contributions to the National the inspiration they have provided to ensuing generation.

Violence Against Women

S. Res. 390—Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN)/considered and agreed to (1/30/18)— A resolution raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2018 as “National Stalking Awareness Month.”

S. 2349—Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO)/Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (1/29/18)— A bill to direct the director of the Office of Management and Budget to establish an interagency working group to study federal efforts to collect data on sexual violence and to make recommendations on the harmonization of such efforts, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4893—Rep. Ann McLane Kuster (D-NH)/Judiciary (1/29/18)— A bill to direct the director of the Office of Management and Budget to establish an interagency working group to study federal efforts to collect data on sexual violence and to make recommendations on the harmonization of such efforts, and for other purposes.