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Bills Introduced

Health

H.R. 5646—Rep. John Curtis (R-UT)/Energy and Commerce (4/27/18)—A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to submit to Congress a report on opioids prescribing practices for pregnant women.

H. Res. 864—Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA)/Energy and Commerce (4/27/18)—A resolution recognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2018 as “PCOS Awareness Month.”

Judiciary

H.R. 5637—Rep. Robert Latta (R-OH)/Judiciary (4/26/18)—A bill to prohibit the unlawful disposal of fetal remains, and for other purposes.

Military

H.R. 5622—Rep. Michael Turner (R-OH)/Armed Services (4/25/18)—A bill to improve the ability of the Department of Defense to address sexual offenses, and for other purposes.

Miscellaneous

H. Res. 837—Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ)/Transportation and Infrastructure (4/23/18)—A resolution honoring Captain Tammie Jo Shults and the crew of Southwest Flight 1380 for their bravery, knowledge, and dedication to the safety of passengers on board.

H. Res. 838—Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX)/Considered and agreed to (4/24/18)—A resolution honoring the life of First Lady Barbara Bush.

S. 2751—Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)/Homeland Security and Government Affairs (4/25/18)—A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6 Doyers Street in New York, New York, as the “Mabel Lee Memorial Post Office.”

S. Res. 485—Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)/Considered and agreed to (4/25/18)—A resolution honoring the life of First Lady Barbara Bush.

S. Res. 493—Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN)/Considered and agreed to (4/26/18)—A resolution congratulating the Fighting Irish of the University of Notre Dame women’s basketball team for winning the 2018 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I women’s basketball championship.

S. Res. 494—Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN)/Considered and agreed to (4/26/18)—A resolution congratulating the Hoosiers of Indiana University for winning the 2018 Women’s National Invitation Tournament.

H. Res. 863—Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI)/Oversight and Government Reform (4/27/18)—A resolution honoring Velvavea “Vel” Phillips for a life of public service.

H. Res. 865—Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA)/House Administration (4/24/18)—A resolution honoring Tracy K. Smith for her selection by the Librarian of Congress as the 22d Poet Laureate of the United States and recognizing her great accomplishments.

Violence Against Women

S. Res. 401—Sen. Steven Daines (R-MT)/Considered and agreed to (4/25/18)—A resolution designating May 5, 2018 as the “National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls”.

S. 2784—Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV)/Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (4/26/18)—A bill to reauthorize the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act.

S. Res. 487—Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ)/Judiciary (4/26/18)—A resolution affirming a commitment to elevate the voices, leadership, and needs of historically and currently disenfranchised and underserved communities in the effort to end sexual violence and support all survivors of sexual violence, including immigrant survivors, survivors with disabilities, survivors of color, American Indian or Alaska Native survivors, survivors of child sexual abuse, queer and intersex survivors, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender survivors.

S. Res. 499—Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)/Considered and agreed to (4/26/18)—A resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.

H. Res. 854—Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ)/Judiciary; Education and the Workforce (4/26/18)—A resolution affirming a commitment to elevate the voices, leadership, and needs of historically and currently disenfranchised and underserved communities in the effort to end sexual violence and support all survivors of sexual violence, including immigrant survivors, survivors with disabilities, survivors of color, American Indian or Alaska Native survivors, survivors of child sexual abuse, queer and intersex survivors, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender survivors.

H.R. 6550—Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ)/Judiciary (4/27/18)—A bill to make grants to states that have in place laws that expand the protections offered to victims of sex offenses who are not in a familiar or dating relationship with the perpetrators of such offenses.

H.R. 5654—Rep. Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX)—A bill to amend the Violence Against Women Act of 1994 to include the rural development voucher program as a covered housing program, and for other purposes.