PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 146
(House of Representatives - September 12, 2019)

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                      PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

  Under clause 2 of rule XII, public bills and resolutions of the 
following titles were introduced and severally referred, as follows:

           By Mr. KIM (for himself, Ms. Dean, and Ms. Torres Small 
             of New Mexico):
       H.R. 4295. A bill to direct the Secretary of Defense to 
     carry out a pilot program under which the Secretary 
     determines the exposure of certain children of members of the 
     Armed Forces to perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl 
     substances; to the Committee on Armed Services.
           By Ms. SCHAKOWSKY (for herself, Mr. Sean Patrick 
             Maloney of New York, Ms. Lee of California, Mr. Ted 
             Lieu of California, Mr. Grijalva, Ms. DeLauro, Mr. 
             Huffman, Ms. Pressley, Mr. Hastings, Mr. Lowenthal, 
             Ms. Judy Chu of California, Ms. Speier, Ms. Jayapal, 
             Ms. DeGette, Ms. Pingree, Ms. Matsui, and Ms. 
             Wasserman Schultz):
       H.R. 4296. A bill to amend title VI of the Federal Food, 
     Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, 
     and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and 
     Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Education and 
     Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the 
     Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as 
     fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mr. GOMEZ (for himself, Mr. Aguilar, Ms. Bass, Mr. 
             Blumenauer, Mr. Carbajal, Mr. Cardenas, Mr. Castro of 
             Texas, Mr. Cisneros, Mr. Correa, Mr. Costa, Mr. Cox 
             of California, Mr. Danny K. Davis of Illinois, Ms. 
             DeLauro, Mr. Gallego, Mr. Garcia of Illinois, Mr. 
             Gonzalez of Texas, Ms. Haaland, Mr. Harder of 
             California, Ms. Hill of California, Mr. Kennedy, Ms. 
             Lee of California, Mr. Ted Lieu of California, Ms. 
             Matsui, Mr. McGovern, Ms. Moore, Mrs. Napolitano, Ms. 
             Ocasio-Cortez, Ms. Omar, Mr. Pallone, Mr. Peterson, 
             Mr. Pocan, Mr. Rouda, Ms. Roybal-Allard, Ms. 
             Schakowsky, Mr. Soto, Mr. Suozzi, Mr. Swalwell of 
             California, Mr. Takano, Mr. Thompson of California, 
             Mr. Vela, Ms. Sanchez, Mrs. Torres of California, Mr. 
             Schiff, Mr. Khanna, and Mr. Lowenthal):
       H.R. 4297. A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 
     2008 to treat attendance at an institution of higher 
     education the same as work for the purpose of determining 
     eligibility to participate in the supplemental nutrition 
     assistance program; to the Committee on Agriculture.
           By Mrs. HAYES (for herself, Mrs. McBath, Ms. Scanlon, 
             Ms. Finkenauer, Mr. Sablan, Ms. DelBene, Mr. 
             Langevin, Ms. Meng, Mr. Lujan, Ms. Lee of California, 
             Ms. Moore, Mr. Pocan, and Ms. Porter):
       H.R. 4298. A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 
     to restore Federal Pell Grant eligibility for certain 
     periods; to the Committee on Education and Labor.
           By Ms. VELAZQUEZ (for herself, Mr. Lamborn, Mr. Tonko, 
             and Mr. Lowenthal):
       H.R. 4299. A bill to reauthorize through 2024 the National 
     Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program Act of 
     2005; to the Committee on Natural Resources.
           By Ms. DEAN (for herself, Mr. Turner, Ms. Bass, and Mr. 
             Stivers):
       H.R. 4300. A bill to provide federal housing assistance on 
     behalf of youths who are aging out of foster care, and for 
     other purposes; to the Committee on Financial Services.
           By Ms. GABBARD (for herself, Mrs. McBath, and Mrs. 
             Hayes):
       H.R. 4301. A bill to require the Secretary of Education, in 
     consultation with Attorney General and the Secretary of 
     Health and Human Services, to publish an annual report on 
     indicators of school crime and safety that includes data on 
     school shootings, and for other purposes; to the Committee on 
     Education and Labor.
           By Mr. SHERMAN:
       H.R. 4302. A bill to authorize public housing agencies to 
     share certain data regarding homeless individuals and 
     families for the provision of housing and services, and for 
     other purposes; to the Committee on Financial Services.
           By Ms. WILSON of Florida (for herself, Ms. DeLauro, Ms. 
             Bonamici, Ms. Jackson Lee, Ms. Blunt Rochester, Mrs. 
             Davis of California, Mr. Sablan, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. 
             Tonko, Ms. DeGette, Mr. Cox of California, Ms. 
             Speier, Mr. Lawson of Florida, Mr. Thompson of 
             California, Ms. Matsui, Mr. DeSaulnier, Mr. Sarbanes, 
             Ms. Velazquez, Mr. Payne, Mrs. Watson Coleman, Mr. 
             Bishop of Georgia, Mr. Rush, Mr. Richmond, Mrs. 
             Demings, Mr. Danny K. Davis of Illinois, Mrs. Hayes, 
             Mr. Clay, Mr. Levin of Michigan, Mr. Cicilline, Ms. 
             Moore, Mr. Johnson of Georgia, Mr. Courtney, Ms. 
             Kelly of Illinois, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Espaillat, Mr. 
             David Scott of Georgia, Mrs. Dingell, Mr. Hastings, 
             Mr. Soto, Mr. Crist, Ms. Castor of Florida, Ms. 
             Frankel, Ms. Fudge, Mrs. Beatty, Mr. Brown of 
             Maryland, Ms. Bass, Ms. Lee of California, Mr. Evans, 
             Mr. Thompson of Mississippi, Ms. Clarke of New York, 
             Ms. Adams, Mr. Jeffries, Mr. Scott of Virginia, Mr. 
             Morelle, Mr. Butterfield, Mr. Lewis, Mr. Cummings, 
             Ms. Lofgren, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Khanna, Mr. 
             Garamendi, and Mr. Suozzi):
       H.R. 4303. A bill to designate the Commonwealth of the 
     Bahamas under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality 
     Act to permit nationals of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas to 
     be eligible for temporary protected status under such 
     section, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the 
     Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, 
     for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in 
     each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within 
     the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mr. PALAZZO (for himself, Ms. Kaptur, Mr. Guest, Mr. 
             Kelly of Mississippi, Ms. Eshoo, Ms. Hill of 
             California, Mr. Scott of Virginia, and Mr. Foster):
       H.R. 4304. A bill to amend title 51, United States Code, to 
     allow the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space 
     Administration to accept in-kind consideration for certain 
     leases, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Science, 
     Space, and Technology.
           By Mr. STIVERS (for himself, Miss Rice of New York, Mr. 
             Rutherford, Ms. Sherrill, Mr. Dunn, Mr. Cisneros, Mr. 
             Waltz, Ms. Slotkin, Mr. Roy, and Mr. Joyce of Ohio):
       H.R. 4305. A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans 
     Affairs to carry out a pilot program on dog training therapy; 
     to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
           By Mr. DeFAZIO (for himself and Mr. Malinowski):
       H.R. 4306. A bill to require the Administrator of the 
     Federal Railroad Administration to conduct an evaluation of 
     the safety, security, and environmental risks of transporting 
     liquefied natural gas by rail, and for other purposes; to the 
     Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
           By Mr. PETERS (for himself, Mrs. Rodgers of Washington, 
             Mr. Heck, Mr. Payne, Ms. Hill of California, and Mr. 
             Gallagher):
       H.R. 4307. A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, 
     relating to certain requirements for the engineering phase of 
     fixed guideway capital investment grants, and for other 
     purposes; to the Committee on Transportation and 
     Infrastructure.
           By Mr. MORELLE (for himself, Ms. Hill of California, 
             Ms. Sanchez, Mr. King of New York, Mr. Sean Patrick 
             Maloney of New York, Mr. Brindisi, and Mr. Nadler):
       H.R. 4308. A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 
     to establish an emergency grant aid program, and for other 
     purposes; to the Committee on Education and Labor.
           By Mr. BEYER (for himself, Mr. Katko, and Mrs. 
             Napolitano):
       H.R. 4309. A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation 
     to establish a grant program to facilitate the installation, 
     on bridges, of evidence-based suicide deterrents, including 
     suicide prevention nets and barriers, and for other purposes; 
     to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
           By Mr. BRENDAN F. BOYLE of Pennsylvania:
       H.R. 4310. A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 
     to clarify that employment in any position at a nonprofit 
     organization is a public service job for purposes of the 
     public service loan forgiveness program, and for other 
     purposes; to the Committee on Education and Labor.
           By Mr. COHEN (for himself and Mr. Chabot):
       H.R. 4311. A bill to protect consumers from discriminatory 
     State taxes on motor vehicle rentals; to the Committee on the 
     Judiciary.
           By Mrs. DAVIS of California:
       H.R. 4312. A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to 
     clarify when educational assistance is available for an 
     individual who pursues an approved program of education

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     leading to a degree while on active duty in the Armed Forces; 
     to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
           By Mrs. DINGELL (for herself and Mr. Fitzpatrick):
       H.R. 4313. A bill to authorize the Attorney General to make 
     grants to State and Tribal courts in order to allow the 
     electronic service of certain court orders, and for other 
     purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary.
           By Mr. HIGGINS of Louisiana (for himself and Mr. Mast):
       H.R. 4314. A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to 
     authorize the Secretary of Defense to appoint officers of the 
     Armed Forces as directors of medical centers of the 
     Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes; to 
     the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the 
     Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently 
     determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of 
     such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the 
     committee concerned.
           By Mr. KHANNA (for himself and Mr. Phillips):
       H.R. 4315. A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign 
     Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the 
     office or Representative in Congress or Senator from 
     accepting contributions from any political committee other 
     than an authorized committee of the candidate and from 
     establishing a leadership PAC; to the Committee on House 
     Administration.
           By Mr. KING of New York (for himself and Miss Rice of 
             New York):
       H.R. 4316. A bill to provide for temporary emergency impact 
     aid for local educational agencies; to the Committee on 
     Education and Labor.
           By Mr. LANGEVIN (for himself and Mr. Welch):
       H.R. 4317. A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 
     1986 to extend and expand the new energy efficient home 
     credit, to extend the energy efficient commercial buildings 
     deduction, to eliminate the basis reduction for low-income 
     housing properties receiving certain energy benefits, and for 
     other purposes; to the Committee on Ways and Means.
           By Mr. O'HALLERAN (for himself, Mr. Stanton, Mrs. 
             Kirkpatrick, and Mr. Gallego):
       H.R. 4318. A bill to provide economic stabilization 
     resources to distressed rural communities directly impacted 
     by the closure of an electric generating station, and for 
     other purposes; to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in 
     addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a 
     period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each 
     case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the 
     jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mr. PANETTA (for himself, Ms. Jayapal, Ms. Bonamici, 
             Mr. Carbajal, Ms. Clarke of New York, Mr. Cleaver, 
             Mr. Correa, Mr. Blumenauer, Ms. Eshoo, Mr. Espaillat, 
             Ms. Garcia of Texas, Mr. Grijalva, Ms. Haaland, Mr. 
             Johnson of Georgia, Mr. Khanna, Ms. Lofgren, Mrs. 
             Carolyn B. Maloney of New York, Mr. McGovern, Ms. 
             Meng, Ms. Moore, Mrs. Murphy, Mrs. Napolitano, Ms. 
             Norton, Ms. Omar, Ms. Pressley, Ms. Roybal-Allard, 
             Mr. Rush, Ms. Sanchez, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Sires, Mr. 
             Smith of Washington, Mr. Soto, Mr. Suozzi, Mr. 
             Swalwell of California, Mr. Vargas, and Ms. 
             Velazquez):
       H.R. 4319. A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality 
     Act to eliminate the annual numerical limitation on U visas, 
     to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to grant work 
     authorization to aliens with a pending application for 
     nonimmigrant status under subparagraph (U) or (T) of section 
     101(a)(15) of such Act, and for other purposes; to the 
     Committee on the Judiciary.
           By Ms. PORTER:
       H.R. 4320. A bill to ensure that irresponsible corporate 
     executives, rather than shareholders, pay fines and 
     penalties; to the Committee on Financial Services.
           By Mr. RYAN:
       H.R. 4321. A bill to eliminate lead-based pipe and tap 
     hazards in housing, and for other purposes; to the Committee 
     on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on 
     Financial Services, and Ways and Means, for a period to be 
     subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for 
     consideration of such provisions as fall within the 
     jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Ms. SHALALA (for herself, Mr. Gaetz, and Ms. Lee of 
             California):
       H.R. 4322. A bill to promote cannabis research, and for 
     other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and 
     in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period 
     to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case 
     for consideration of such provisions as fall within the 
     jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mr. STEUBE (for himself and Mr. Gaetz):
       H.R. 4323. A bill to provide for the rescheduling of 
     marijuana into schedule III of the Controlled Substances Act; 
     to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to 
     the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be 
     subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for 
     consideration of such provisions as fall within the 
     jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mrs. TORRES of California (for herself, Mr. 
             Schneider, Mr. Engel, Mrs. Murphy, Ms. Norton, Mr. 
             Cicilline, and Mr. Lowenthal):
       H.R. 4324. A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to 
     expand to all firearms the requirement that Federal firearms 
     licensees report sales of 2 or more handguns to the same 
     unlicensed person within 5 consecutive business days; to the 
     Committee on the Judiciary.
           By Mr. VAN DREW:
       H.R. 4325. A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to 
     clarify treatment of privileged information after disclosure 
     to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and for other 
     purposes; to the Committee on Agriculture.
           By Mrs. WAGNER (for herself, Mr. Jeffries, Mr. Smith of 
             New Jersey, and Mr. Walberg):
       H.R. 4326. A bill to amend the Trafficking Victims 
     Protection Act of 2000 relating to determinations with 
     respect to efforts of foreign countries to reduce demand for 
     commercial sex acts under the minimum standards for the 
     elimination of trafficking; to the Committee on Foreign 
     Affairs.
           By Ms. WILD (for herself, Mr. Quigley, Mr. Fitzpatrick, 
             Mr. Trone, Ms. Dean, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Raskin, Mr. 
             Cuellar, Miss Rice of New York, Mr. Deutch, and Mr. 
             Moulton):
       H.R. 4327. A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 
     to promote comprehensive campus mental health and suicide 
     prevention plans, and for other purposes; to the Committee on 
     Education and Labor.
           By Ms. FOXX of North Carolina (for herself and Mr. 
             Rouda):
       H. Con. Res. 62. Concurrent resolution requiring the 
     supervisors of employees of Congressional offices to submit 
     reports on the outside compensation earned by such employees, 
     and for other purposes; to the Committee on House 
     Administration.
           By Mr. McGOVERN:
       H. Res. 553. A resolution directing the Clerk of the House 
     of Representatives to provide a copy of the on-the-record 
     portions of the audio backup file of the transcribed 
     interview of Roger J. Stone Jr. conducted by the Permanent 
     Select Committee on Intelligence on September 26, 2017, to 
     the prosecuting attorneys in the case of United States of 
     America v. Stone, No. 1:19-cr-00018-ABJ (D.D.C.); considered 
     and agreed to.
           By Mr. TIPTON (for himself, Mr. Malinowski, Mr. Neguse, 
             Mr. Lamborn, Mr. Fitzpatrick, Mr. Payne, Mr. 
             Gottheimer, and Mr. Sires):
       H. Res. 554. A resolution supporting the designation of 
     September 2019, as ``School Bus Safety and Security Month''; 
     to the Committee on Oversight and Reform.
           By Ms. SPEIER (for herself, Mrs. Dingell, Ms. Moore, 
             Ms. Pressley, Ms. Escobar, Mr. Quigley, Ms. Meng, Ms. 
             Haaland, Mrs. Torres of California, Mr. Foster, Mrs. 
             Lawrence, Mr. Khanna, Ms. Norton, Mr. Espaillat, Ms. 
             Dean, Ms. Roybal-Allard, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Tonko, Mr. 
             Blumenauer, Mr. Beyer, Ms. Lofgren, Ms. Castor of 
             Florida, Ms. Hill of California, Mrs. Watson Coleman, 
             Ms. Stevens, Mr. Kennedy, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Garcia of 
             Illinois, Mr. Green of Texas, Ms. Brownley of 
             California, Mr. Smith of Washington, Ms. Porter, Ms. 
             Garcia of Texas, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Brown of 
             Maryland, Ms. Tlaib, Mr. Lewis, Ms. Judy Chu of 
             California, Mr. Cicilline, and Ms. Wexton):
       H. Res. 555. A resolution expressing the sense of the House 
     of Representatives regarding the relationships between 
     firearm violence, misogyny, and violence against women and 
     reaffirming the importance of preventing individuals with a 
     history of violence against women from accessing a firearm; 
     to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the 
     Committees on Energy and Commerce, Financial Services, Ways 
     and Means, Education and Labor, Natural Resources, and 
     Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined 
     by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such 
     provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee 
     concerned.
           By Mr. VEASEY (for himself, Mr. Meeks, Mrs. Beatty, Mr. 
             Quigley, Mr. Cummings, Mr. Carson of Indiana, Ms. 
             Schakowsky, Ms. Clarke of New York, Ms. Bonamici, Mr. 
             Pallone, Mr. Yarmuth, Ms. Brownley of California, Ms. 
             Castor of Florida, Ms. Bass, Mr. Ted Lieu of 
             California, Mr. McGovern, Ms. Sewell of Alabama, Mr. 
             Foster, Mr. Evans, Ms. Jackson Lee, Mr. Sires, Mr. 
             DeFazio, Mr. Vela, Mrs. Kirkpatrick, Mr. Clay, Ms. 
             Moore, Mr. Costa, Ms. Johnson of Texas, Ms. McCollum, 
             Mr. Price of North Carolina, Mr. Brown of Maryland, 
             Ms. Norton, Mrs. Dingell, Mr. Lawson of Florida, Mr. 
             Moulton, Mr. Green of Texas, Mr. David Scott of 
             Georgia, Mr. Lowenthal, Mr. Larsen of Washington, Mr. 
             Krishnamoorthi, Ms. Titus, Mrs. Watson Coleman, Ms. 
             Jayapal, Ms. Sanchez, Mr. Rush, Mr. Cisneros, Mr. 
             Takano, Ms. Lee of California, Mr. Khanna, Mr. Ryan, 
             Mr. Swalwell of California, Mr. Crist, Ms. Matsui, 
             Mr. Loebsack, Mrs. Lowey, Mr. Smith of Washington, 
             Mr. Sarbanes, Ms. Roybal-Allard, Mr. Allred, Mr. 
             Blumenauer, and Mrs. Lawrence):
       H. Res. 556. A resolution expressing support for 
     designation of the month of September as ``National Voting 
     Rights Month''; to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in 
     addition to the Committees on House Administration,

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     Intelligence (Permanent Select), Oversight and Reform, 
     Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and 
     Means, Financial Services, Ethics, and Homeland Security, for 
     a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in 
     each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within 
     the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

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