INTRODUCTION OF BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS; Congressional Record Vol. 163, No. 169
(Senate - October 19, 2017)

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              INTRODUCTION OF BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

  The following bills and joint resolutions were introduced, read the 
first and second times by unanimous consent, and referred as indicated:

           By Ms. BALDWIN (for herself, Mr. Peters, and Ms. 
             Klobuchar):
       S. 1984. A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 
     to increase the limitations for deductible new business 
     expenditures and to consolidate provisions for start-up and 
     organizational expenditures; to the Committee on Finance.
           By Mrs. MURRAY (for herself, Mr. Casey, Mr. Wyden, Mr. 
             Blumenthal, Mrs. Shaheen, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Leahy, 
             Mr. Kaine, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Booker, Ms. Cantwell, 
             Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Nelson, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Reed, Ms. 
             Hassan, Mr. Whitehouse, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Sanders, Mr. 
             Heinrich, Ms. Duckworth, Mr. Franken, Mr. Markey, Mr. 
             Bennet, Ms. Cortez Masto, Ms. Warren, Ms. Hirono, Mr. 
             Coons, Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Brown, Mr. 
             Merkley, Mr. Udall, Ms. Harris, Mr. Murphy, Mr. 
             Cardin, Mrs. Feinstein, and Mr. King):
       S. 1985. A bill to repeal the rules issued by the 
     Department of the Treasury, the Department of Labor, and the 
     Department of Health and Human Services entitled ``Religious 
     Exemptions and Accommodations for Coverage of Certain 
     Preventive Services Under the Affordable Care Act'' and 
     ``Moral Exemptions and Accommodations for Coverage of Certain 
     Preventive Services Under the Affordable Care Act''; to the 
     Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
           By Mr. FRANKEN (for himself, Ms. Murkowski, and Mr. 
             Udall):
       S. 1986. A bill to amend the Indian Civil Rights Act of 
     1968 to extend the jurisdiction of tribal courts to cover 
     crimes involving sexual violence, and for other purposes; to 
     the Committee on Indian Affairs.
           By Mr. GRASSLEY (for himself and Mrs. Ernst):
       S. 1987. A bill to provide for the conveyance to the State 
     of Iowa of the reversionary interest held by the United 
     States in and to certain land in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 
     and to express the sense of Congress relating to the 
     continued provision of information relating to certain 
     national historic trails; to the Committee on Energy and 
     Natural Resources.
           By Mr. WICKER (for himself and Ms. Cortez Masto):
       S. 1988. A bill to streamline broadband infrastructure 
     permitting on established public rights-of-way, and for other 
     purposes; to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
           By Ms. KLOBUCHAR (for herself, Mr. Warner, and Mr. 
             McCain):
       S. 1989. A bill to enhance transparency and accountability 
     for online political advertisements by requiring those who 
     purchase and publish such ads to disclose information about 
     the advertisements to the public, and for other purposes; to 
     the Committee on Rules and Administration.
           By Mr. TESTER (for himself, Mr. Blumenthal, and Ms. 
             Hirono):
       S. 1990. A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to 
     increase the amounts payable by the Department of Veterans 
     Affairs for dependency and indemnity compensation, to modify 
     the requirements for dependency and indemnity compensation 
     for survivors of certain veterans rated totally disabled at 
     the time of death, and for other purposes; to the Committee 
     on Veterans' Affairs.
           By Ms. CANTWELL (for herself, Mr. Risch, Mr. Wyden, Mr. 
             Crapo, Mrs. Murray, and Mr. Merkley):
       S. 1991. A bill to reduce the risk posed by wildfires to 
     communities and the most at-risk federally owned forests; to 
     the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
           By Mr. DURBIN (for himself, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Markey, 
             Ms. Warren, Mr. Casey, Mrs. Gillibrand, and Ms. 
             Duckworth):
       S. 1992. A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to 
     require federally licensed firearms importers, manufacturers, 
     and dealers to meet certain requirements with respect to 
     securing their firearms inventory, business records, and 
     business premises; to the Committee on the Judiciary.
           By Mrs. FEINSTEIN:
       S. 1993. A bill to adjust the boundary of the Santa Monica 
     Mountains National Recreation Area to include the Rim of the 
     Valley Corridor, and for other purposes; to the Committee on 
     Energy and Natural Resources.
           By Mr. CORNYN (for himself, Mr. Whitehouse, and Mr. 
             Lee):
       S. 1994. A bill to reduce recidivism and increase public 
     safety, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the 
     Judiciary.

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