ADDITIONAL COSPONSORS; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 84
(Senate - May 20, 2019)

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                         ADDITIONAL COSPONSORS


                                 S. 63

  At the request of Mr. Whitehouse, the name of the Senator from Maine 
(Mr. King) was added as a cosponsor of S. 63, a bill to implement the 
recommendations of the Joint Select Committee on Budget and 
Appropriations Process Reform.


                                 S. 91

  At the request of Mr. Gardner, the name of the Senator from Montana 
(Mr. Tester) was added as a cosponsor of S. 91, a bill to amend title 
38, United States Code, to authorize per diem payments under 
comprehensive service programs for homeless veterans to furnish care to 
dependents of homeless veterans, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 106

  At the request of Mr. Blunt, the names of the Senator from Nebraska 
(Mrs. Fischer) and the Senator from New Hampshire (Mrs. Shaheen) were 
added as cosponsors of S. 106, a bill to reauthorize and extend funding 
for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.


                                 S. 151

  At the request of Mr. Thune, the names of the Senator from Alabama 
(Mr. Jones), the Senator from Wyoming (Mr. Enzi) and the Senator from 
Missouri (Mr. Hawley) were added as cosponsors of S. 151, a bill to 
deter criminal robocall violations and improve enforcement of section 
227(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 237

  At the request of Ms. Collins, the name of the Senator from 
Mississippi (Mrs. Hyde-Smith) was added as a cosponsor of S. 237, a 
bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit nurse 
practitioners and physician assistants to satisfy the documentation 
requirement under the Medicare program for coverage of certain shoes 
for individuals with diabetes.


                                 S. 249

  At the request of Mr. Inhofe, the names of the Senator from Arizona 
(Ms. McSally) and the Senator from Delaware (Mr. Coons) were added as 
cosponsors of S. 249, a bill to direct the Secretary of State to 
develop a strategy to regain observer status for Taiwan in the World 
Health Organization, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 261

  At the request of Mr. Heinrich, the names of the Senator from 
Maryland (Mr. Cardin) and the Senator from Arkansas (Mr. Boozman) were 
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cosponsors of S. 261, a bill to extend the authorization of 
appropriations for allocation to carry out approved wetlands 
conservation projects under the North American Wetlands Conservation 
Act through fiscal year 2024, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 287

  At the request of Mr. Toomey, the name of the Senator from 
Connecticut (Mr. Murphy) was added as a cosponsor of S. 287, a bill to 
amend the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to impose limitations on the 
authority of the President to adjust imports that are determined to 
threaten to impair national security, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 296

  At the request of Mr. Cardin, the name of the Senator from New Jersey 
(Mr. Booker) was added as a cosponsor of S. 296, a bill to amend XVIII 
of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health 
services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program.
  At the request of Ms. Collins, the name of the Senator from 
Mississippi (Mrs. Hyde-Smith) was added as a cosponsor of S. 296, 
supra.


                                 S. 362

  At the request of Mr. Wyden, the names of the Senator from Idaho (Mr. 
Risch), the Senator from North Dakota (Mr. Hoeven), the Senator from 
Ohio (Mr. Brown) and the Senator from Indiana (Mr. Braun) were added as 
cosponsors of S. 362, a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 
to reform taxation of alcoholic beverages.


                                 S. 436

  At the request of Mr. Van Hollen, the name of the Senator from 
Virginia (Mr. Warner) was added as a cosponsor of S. 436, a bill to 
amend title 49, United States Code, to require the development of 
public transportation operations safety risk reduction programs, and 
for other purposes.


                                 S. 475

  At the request of Mr. Wyden, the name of the Senator from Washington 
(Ms. Cantwell) was added as a cosponsor of S. 475, a bill to amend 
title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent catastrophic out-of-
pocket spending on prescription drugs for seniors and individuals with 
disabilities.


                                 S. 636

  At the request of Mr. Menendez, the name of the Senator from Maryland 
(Mr. Van Hollen) was added as a cosponsor of S. 636, a bill to 
designate Venezuela under section 244 of the Immigration and 
Nationality Act to permit nationals of Venezuela to be eligible for 
temporary protected status under such section.


                                 S. 711

  At the request of Mr. Tester, the names of the Senator from Colorado 
(Mr. Bennet) and the Senator from Colorado (Mr. Gardner) were added as 
cosponsors of S. 711, a bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to 
expand eligibility for mental health services from the Department of 
Veterans Affairs to include members of the reserve components of the 
Armed Forces, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 734

  At the request of Mr. Warner, the names of the Senator from Nevada 
(Ms. Cortez Masto) and the Senator from South Dakota (Mr. Rounds) were 
added as cosponsors of S. 734, a bill to leverage Federal Government 
procurement power to encourage increased cybersecurity for Internet of 
Things devices, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 785

  At the request of Mr. Moran, the name of the Senator from Alaska (Mr. 
Sullivan) was added as a cosponsor of S. 785, a bill to improve mental 
health care provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for 
other purposes.
  At the request of Mr. Tester, the name of the Senator from Colorado 
(Mr. Bennet) was added as a cosponsor of S. 785, supra.


                                 S. 816

  At the request of Mr. Cassidy, the name of the Senator from Oklahoma 
(Mr. Inhofe) was added as a cosponsor of S. 816, a bill to amend the 
Natural Gas Act to expedite approval of exports of small volumes of 
natural gas, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 827

  At the request of Mr. Whitehouse, the name of the Senator from Hawaii 
(Ms. Hirono) was added as a cosponsor of S. 827, a bill to designate 
certain National Forest System land and certain public land under the 
jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior in the States of Idaho, 
Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness, wild and scenic 
rivers, wildland recovery areas, and biological connecting corridors, 
and for other purposes.


                                 S. 846

  At the request of Mr. Cornyn, the names of the Senator from 
Connecticut (Mr. Murphy) and the Senator from Maine (Mr. King) were 
added as cosponsors of S. 846, a bill to amend title 49, United States 
Code, to limit certain rolling stock procurements, and for other 
purposes.


                                 S. 857

  At the request of Mr. Cotton, the name of the Senator from Arkansas 
(Mr. Boozman) was added as a cosponsor of S. 857, a bill to amend title 
38, United States Code, to increase the amount of special pension for 
Medal of Honor recipients, and for other purposes.


                                 S. 867

  At the request of Ms. Hassan, the name of the Senator from New York 
(Mrs. Gillibrand) was added as a cosponsor of S. 867, a bill to protect 
students of institutions of higher education and the taxpayer 
investment in institutions of higher education by improving oversight 
and accountability of institutions of higher education, particularly 
for-profit colleges, improving protections for students and borrowers, 
and ensuring the integrity of postsecondary education programs, and for 
other purposes.


                                 S. 890

  At the request of Mr. Wyden, the names of the Senator from Louisiana 
(Mr. Cassidy) and the Senator from Maryland (Mr. Van Hollen) were added 
as cosponsors of S. 890, a bill to authorize the Sergeant at Arms to 
protect the personal technology devices and accounts of Senators and 
covered employees from cyber attacks and hostile information collection 
activities, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1004

  At the request of Mr. Peters, the name of the Senator from 
Pennsylvania (Mr. Casey) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1004, a bill to 
increase the number of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of 
Field Operations officers and support staff and to require reports that 
identify staffing, infrastructure, and equipment needed to enhance 
security at ports of entry.


                                S. 1039

  At the request of Mr. Udall, the names of the Senator from Minnesota 
(Ms. Klobuchar) and the Senator from New York (Mrs. Gillibrand) were 
added as cosponsors of S. 1039, a bill to limit the use of funds for 
kinetic military operations in or against Iran.


                                S. 1060

  At the request of Mr. Van Hollen, the names of the Senator from 
Oregon (Mr. Merkley), the Senator from Nebraska (Mr. Sasse), the 
Senator from Delaware (Mr. Coons) and the Senator from Colorado (Mr. 
Gardner) were added as cosponsors of S. 1060, a bill to deter foreign 
interference in United States elections, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1123

  At the request of Mr. Coons, the name of the Senator from Wisconsin 
(Ms. Baldwin) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1123, a bill to transfer 
and limit Executive Branch authority to suspend or restrict the entry 
of a class of aliens.


                                S. 1168

  At the request of Mr. Blunt, the name of the Senator from Nebraska 
(Mr. Sasse) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1168, a bill to amend the 
Higher Education Act of 1965 to ensure campus access at public 
institutions of higher education for religious groups.


                                S. 1186

  At the request of Mr. Cardin, the name of the Senator from North 
Carolina (Mr. Tillis) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1186, a bill to 
promote democracy and human rights in Burma, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1191

  At the request of Ms. Collins, the name of the Senator from Colorado 
(Mr. Gardner) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1191, a bill to 
reauthorize section 340H of the Public Health Service

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Act to continue to encourage the expansion, maintenance, and 
establishment of approved graduate medical residency programs at 
qualified teaching health centers, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1200

  At the request of Mr. Merkley, the name of the Senator from 
Connecticut (Mr. Murphy) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1200, a bill to 
create protections for depository institutions that provide financial 
services to cannabis-related legitimate businesses and service 
providers for such businesses, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1223

  At the request of Mr. Casey, the name of the Senator from Alabama 
(Mr. Jones) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1223, a bill to amend title 
XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of 
Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative 
wheelchairs and accessories.


                                S. 1235

  At the request of Mrs. Blackburn, the names of the Senator from South 
Carolina (Mr. Scott), the Senator from Delaware (Mr. Carper), the 
Senator from Oklahoma (Mr. Lankford), the Senator from Delaware (Mr. 
Coons), the Senator from Arkansas (Mr. Boozman), the Senator from 
Oklahoma (Mr. Inhofe) and the Senator from Mississippi (Mr. Wicker) 
were added as cosponsors of S. 1235, a bill to require the Secretary of 
the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of ratification of the 19th 
Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, giving women in the 
United States the right to vote.


                                S. 1263

  At the request of Ms. Cortez Masto, the name of the Senator from 
Nevada (Ms. Rosen) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1263, a bill to 
require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish an interagency 
task force on the use of public lands to provide medical treatment and 
therapy to veterans through outdoor recreation.


                                S. 1279

  At the request of Mr. Jones, the names of the Senator from Georgia 
(Mr. Perdue) and the Senator from Minnesota (Ms. Smith) were added as 
cosponsors of S. 1279, a bill to reauthorize mandatory funding programs 
for historically Black colleges and universities and other minority-
serving institutions.


                                S. 1298

  At the request of Mr. Scott of South Carolina, the name of the 
Senator from Nebraska (Mrs. Fischer) was added as a cosponsor of S. 
1298, a bill to amend the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to include 
the State insurance commissioner as a voting member of the Financial 
Stability Oversight Council, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1370

  At the request of Mr. Cassidy, the names of the Senator from New 
Jersey (Mr. Booker), the Senator from Washington (Ms. Cantwell), the 
Senator from Massachusetts (Ms. Warren) and the Senator from Virginia 
(Mr. Kaine) were added as cosponsors of S. 1370, a bill to amend the 
Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain military survivor 
benefits as earned income for purposes of the kiddie tax.


                                S. 1414

  At the request of Mr. Durbin, the name of the Senator from Illinois 
(Ms. Duckworth) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1414, a bill to provide 
bankruptcy relief for student borrowers.


                                S. 1418

  At the request of Mr. Murphy, the name of the Senator from 
Massachusetts (Ms. Warren) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1418, a bill 
to establish the Strength in Diversity Program, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1469

  At the request of Mrs. Feinstein, the names of the Senator from 
Hawaii (Ms. Hirono) and the Senator from Delaware (Mr. Coons) were 
added as cosponsors of S. 1469, a bill to amend title 18, United States 
Code, to prohibit interfering in elections with agents of a foreign 
government.


                                S. 1482

  At the request of Mr. Whitehouse, the name of the Senator from 
Michigan (Mr. Peters) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1482, a bill to 
establish an integrated national approach to respond to ongoing and 
expected effects of extreme weather and climate change by protecting, 
managing, and conserving the fish, wildlife, and plants of the United 
States, and to maximize Government efficiency and reduce costs, in 
cooperation with State, local, and Tribal governments and other 
entities, and for other purposes.


                                S. 1508

  At the request of Mr. Toomey, the name of the Senator from Missouri 
(Mr. Blunt) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1508, a bill to amend title 
18, United States Code, to provide enhanced penalties for convicted 
murderers who kill or target America's public safety officers.


                                S. 1528

  At the request of Mr. Murphy, the name of the Senator from Michigan 
(Ms. Stabenow) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1528, a bill to amend 
title 31, United States Code, to provide for the issuance of Green 
Bonds and to establish the United States Green Bank, and for other 
purposes.


                                S. 1531

  At the request of Mr. Cassidy, the names of the Senator from Iowa 
(Ms. Ernst), the Senator from Indiana (Mr. Braun) and the Senator from 
Rhode Island (Mr. Whitehouse) were added as cosponsors of S. 1531, a 
bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide protections for 
health insurance consumers from surprise billing.


                                S. 1537

  At the request of Mr. Toomey, the name of the Senator from Missouri 
(Mr. Blunt) was added as a cosponsor of S. 1537, a bill to ensure 
America's law enforcement officers have access to lifesaving equipment 
needed to defend themselves and civilians from attacks by terrorists 
and violent criminals.


                               S. RES. 80

  At the request of Mr. Coons, the name of the Senator from Colorado 
(Mr. Gardner) was added as a cosponsor of S. Res. 80, a resolution 
establishing the John S. McCain III Human Rights Commission.


                              S. RES. 135

  At the request of Mr. Boozman, the names of the Senator from North 
Carolina (Mr. Tillis), the Senator from North Dakota (Mr. Cramer), the 
Senator from Utah (Mr. Romney), the Senator from Idaho (Mr. Crapo), the 
Senator from Texas (Mr. Cornyn) and the Senator from Nevada (Ms. Rosen) 
were added as cosponsors of S. Res. 135, a resolution expressing the 
gratitude and appreciation of the Senate for the acts of heroism and 
valor by the members of the United States Armed Forces who participated 
in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at Normandy, France, and 
commending those individuals for leadership and bravery in an operation 
that helped bring an end to World War II.

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