The Source

Bills Introduced

Family Support

S.2574—Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)/Banking, Housing, Urban Affairs (3/20/18)— A bill to provide rental assistance to low-income tenants of certain multi-family rural housing projects, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5352—Rep. Ann Kuster (D-NH)/Financial Services (3/20/18)— A bill to provide rental assistance to low-income tenants of certain multi-family rural housing projects, and for other purposes.

Human Trafficking

H.R. 5407—Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL)/Education and the Workforce (3/22/18)—A bill to direct the secretary of Homeland Security to develop educational materials relating to human trafficking in schools.

Miscellaneous

H.Res. 788—Rep. Paul Tonko (D-NY)/Agreed to in House (3/19/18)— A resolution expressing the profound sorrow of the House of Representatives on the death of the Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter (D-NY).

S. Res. 444—Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK)/Indian Affairs (3/22/18) —A resolution recognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women in the United States.

S. Res. 448—Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)/Considered and agreed to (3/22/18)—A resolution designating March 2018 as “National Women’s History Month.”

H. Res. 807—Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA)/House Administration (3/23/18)—A resolution honoring Bella Savitsky Abzug of New York, New York, for leading the way in creating a feminist presence in Congress.

Reproductive Health

S. Res. 451—Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)/Judiciary (3/22/18)—A resolution recognizing the significance of endometriosis as an unmet chronic disease for women and designating March 2018 as “Endometriosis Awareness Month.”

Violence Against Women

S.2577—Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)/Judiciary (3/20/18)—A bill to reauthorize programs authorized under the Debbie Smith Act of 2004.

H.R. 5341—Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX)/Judiciary (3/20/18)—A bill to reauthorize programs authorized under the Debbie Smith Act of 2004.