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Bills Introduced

Child Protection 

S. Res. 431—Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)/Foreign Relations (3/12/18)—A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of “International Parental Child Abduction Month” and expressing the sense of the Senate that Congress should raise awareness of the harm caused by international parental child abduction.

H.R. 5252—Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX)/Judiciary (3/13/18)—A bill to authorize a grant to protect young athletes from abuse, and for other purposes. 

International 

S. 2551—Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN)/Foreign Relations (3/14/18)—A bill to modernize United States international food assistance programs made available through the Food for Peace Act, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5276—Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA)/Foreign Affairs, Agriculture (3/14/18)—A bill to modernize the Food for Peace Program in the United States Agency for International Development, and for other purposes. 

Miscellaneous 

S. Res. 436—Sen. Jeanne Shaheen(D-NH)/Considered and agreed to (3/14/18)—A resolution recognizing the Girl Scouts of the United States of America on its 106th birthday and affirming the importance of leadership development for girls. 

H. Res. 778—Rep.Claudia Tenney (R-NY)/Oversight and Government Reform (3/13/18)—A resolution honoring Erin Hamlin of Remsen, New York, for proudly representing the United States in four consecutive Winter Olympic Games.  

H. Res. 781—Rep. Earl Carter (R-GA)/Oversight and Government Reform (3/14/18)—A resolution recognizing the Girl Scouts of the United States of America on its 106th birthday and the importance of leadership development for girls.

S. 2562—Sen.Bob Menendez (D-NJ)/Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs (3/15/18)—A bill to posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal to Alice Paul in recognition of her role in the women’s suffrage movement and in advancing equal rights for women.  

Veterans  

H. Res. 775—Rep. Alfred Lawson (D-FL)/Oversight and Government Reform (3/13/18)—A resolution expressing support for designation of the week of March 11, 2018 through March 17, 2018, as National Women Veterans Recognition Week.  

S. 2565—Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)/Veterans’ Affairs (3/15/18)—A bill to require the secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide child care assistance to veterans receiving certain training or vocational rehabilitation, and for other purposes. 

Violence Against Women 

H.R. 5256—Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR)/Judiciary (3/13/18)— A bill to direct the attorney general to acquire data, for each calendar year, about sexual offenses, including rape, that occur aboard any mode of transportation over which the federal government exercises jurisdiction.