ABRAHAM, RALPH LEE (A REPRESENTATIVE FROM LOUISIANA)

ABRAHAM, RALPH LEE (a Representative from Louisiana)

  Addresses
      Reading of U.S. Constitution, H103 [5JA]
  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abortion: prohibit a health care practitioner from failing to 
        exercise the proper degree of care in the case of a child who 
        survives an abortion or attempted abortion (see H.R. 37), H300 
        [10JA]
      ------prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of 
        sex or race (see H.R. 147), H301 [10JA]
      ------protect pain-capable unborn children (see H.R. 36), H300 
        [10JA]
      Cuba: modify prohibition on U.S. assistance and financing for 
        agricultural exports and allow limited U.S. investment in 
        Cuban agribusinesses (see H.R. 525), H543 [13JA]
      Dept. of HHS: develop and disseminate clinical practice 
        guidelines and create a safe harbor for defendants in medical 
        malpractice actions who demonstrate adherence to such 
        guidelines (see H.R. 277), H301 [10JA]
      Dept. of State: modify authorities that provide for rescission 
        of determinations of countries as state sponsors of terrorism 
        (see H.R. 430), H299 [10JA]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: conduct review of deaths of certain 
        veterans who committed suicide (see H.R. 411), H298 [10JA]
      ------provide certain employees of Members of Congress and 
        certain State or local government employees with access to 
        case-tracking information (see H.R. 512), H471 [12JA]
      Drugs: prevent regulatory oversight from disrupting ability of 
        emergency medical personnel to administer certain controlled 
        substances (see H.R. 304), H179 [5JA]
      EPA: exclude vehicles used solely for competition from certain 
        provisions of the Clean Air Act (see H.R. 350), H193 [6JA]
      Federal agencies and departments: provide taxpayers with an 
        annual report disclosing the cost of, performance by, and 
        areas for improvements for Government programs (see H.R. 71), 
        H39 [3JA]
      ------provide that major rules of the executive branch shall 
        have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval 
        is enacted into law (see H.R. 26), H98 [4JA]
      Firearms: more comprehensively address the interstate 
        transportation of firearms or ammunition (see H.R. 358), H194 
        [6JA]
      ------permit States to provide reciprocal treatment for carrying 
        of certain concealed firearms by nonresidents (see H.R. 38), 
        H38 [3JA]
      ------provide that silencers would be treated the same as long 
        guns relative to registration and transfer laws (see H.R. 
        367), H234 [9JA]
      Foreign aid: withhold assistance from countries that deny or 
        delay acceptance of nationals of such countries who have been 
        ordered removed from the U.S. and prohibit issuance of visas 
        to nationals of such countries (see H.R. 82), H548 [13JA]
      Health care professionals: protect certain sports medicine 
        professionals who provide certain medical services in a 
        secondary State (see H.R. 302), H179 [5JA]
      IRS: nullify proposed regulations that would eliminate valuation 
        discounts on liquidation of an interest relative to estate, 
        gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes (see H.R. 308), 
        H179 [5JA]
      Israel: support bilateral peace talks with Palestinians and 
        oppose U.N. Security Council resolution on settlements and 
        U.S. failure to veto such resolution (see H. Res. 11), H45 
        [3JA]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal (see H.R. 
        277), H301 [10JA]
      ------repeal annual fee on health insurance providers (see H.R. 
        246), H94 [4JA]
      Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.: provide for a 
        moratorium on Federal funding relative to provision of 
        abortion services (see H.R. 354), H193 [6JA]
      Refugees: suspend admission into the U.S. in order to examine 
        costs of providing benefits to such individuals (see H.R. 80), 
        H39 [3JA]
      Ronald Wilson Reagan Exclusive Economic Zone of the U.S.: 
        designate (see H.R. 475), H469 [12JA]
      Taxation: repeal estate and gift taxes (see H.R. 198), H44 [3JA]
      ------repeal excise tax on medical devices (see H.R. 184), H43 
        [3JA]
      ------terminate Internal Revenue Code (see H.R. 29), H37 [3JA]
      U.N.: disapprove U.N. Security Council resolution on Israeli 
        settlements and U.S. failure to veto such resolution and 
        affirm U.S. commitment to Israel (see H. Res. 14), H46 [3JA]
  Remarks
      Vietnamese Conflict: recognize anniversary and honor veterans, 
        E21 [4JA]
  Resolutions by organizations
      Vietnamese Conflict anniversary commemoration: Louisiana State 
        Legislature, E21 [4JA]
  Tributes
      Holloway, Clyde, H57 [4JA]
      Smith, Bobby, H57 [4JA]