GOWDY, TREY (A REPRESENTATIVE FROM SOUTH CAROLINA)

GOWDY, TREY (a Representative from South Carolina)

Bills and resolutions cosponsored

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: disapprove rule on accessing short-term, small-dollar loans (see H.J. Res. 122), H1336 [27FE]

Dept. of Agriculture: modify Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program work requirement applicable to able-bodied adults without dependents (see H.R. 2996), H133 [10JA]

Dept. of Education: allow States to opt out of certain programmatic requirements and combine certain Federal funds to improve academic achievement (see H.R. 719), H173 [12JA]

——— provide for accreditation reform, require institutions of higher education to publish information on student success, and provide for fiscal and student loan accountability by institutions (see H.R. 4274), H405 [16JA]

Dept. of Justice: penalize unlawful flight to avoid prosecution into or from Indian country (see H.R. 4864), H582 [19JA]

Discrimination: provide for consideration of a definition of anti-Semitism for enforcement of Federal antidiscrimination laws relative to education programs or activities (see H.R. 5924), H5991 [6JY]

Diseases and disorders: require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to cover oral cancer drugs on terms no less favorable than for cancer medications administered by a health care provider (see H.R. 1409), H3930 [10MY]

Elections: protect administration of Federal elections against cybersecurity threats (see H.R. 6663), H7750 [10AU]

Employment: make E-verify program for employment eligibility confirmation permanent and mandatory (see H.R. 6417), H7772 [24AU]

Federal employees: provide for an alternative removal for performance or misconduct (see H.R. 559), H7920 [6SE]

Immigration: create a nonimmigrant H-2C work visa program for agricultural workers (see H.R. 6417), H7772 [24AU]

——— reform (see H.R. 4760), H1127 [13FE]

Labor unions: protect the free choice of individual employees relative to participation in labor organizations (see H.R. 2723), H132 [10JA]

McCain, John: establish a memorial on the Capitol Grounds (see H. Con. Res. 140), H9090 [26SE]

Merit Systems Protection Board: reauthorize and modify authority (see H.R. 6391), H7943 [7SE]

Public welfare programs: help individuals receiving assistance under means-tested welfare programs obtain self-sufficiency, provide spending information and limits on such programs, and prohibit Federal funding of abortions (see H.R. 2832), H133 [10JA]

Sadat, Anwar: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously (see H.R. 754), H8727 [13SE]

Bills and resolutions introduced

Dept. of Justice: improve the restitution process for child pornography victims by considering total losses, requiring timely restitution, and spreading costs among multiple defendants (see H.R. 6845), H8737 [20SE]

Office of National Drug Control Policy: reauthorize, redesignate as Office of National Drug Control, and enhance authorities to improve Federal drug control efforts (see H.R. 5925), H4692 [23MY]

Constitutional authority statements

Dept. of Justice: improve the restitution process for child pornography victims by considering total losses, requiring timely restitution, and spreading costs among multiple defendants (H.R. 6845), H8738 [20SE]

Office of National Drug Control Policy: reauthorize, redesignate as Office of National Drug Control, and enhance authorities to improve Federal drug control efforts (H.R. 5925), H4693 [23MY]

Letters

Clarify authority to issue regulations on certifications and other criteria applicable to legislative branch employees under Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H5853 [28JN]

Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H804 [6FE]

Coordinated Response Through Interagency Strategy and Information Sharing (CRISIS) Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H5321, H5322 [20JN]

Correcting Miscalculations in Veterans’ Pensions Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H9077 [26SE]

Cyber Deterrence and Response Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H7846 [5SE]

Dept. of Defense appropriations for military activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H4377 [22MY]

Eliminating Government-Funded Oil-Painting (EGO) Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H1418 [6MR]

Encouraging Small Business Innovators: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H8809 [25SE]

Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H5691 [26JN]

National Park Service temporary limited appointment regulations application modification: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H8860 [25SE]

Nevada Lands Bill Technical Corrections Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H8856 [25SE]

NIST programs authorization: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H8867 [25SE]

Peace Corps Reform Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H6022 [10JY]

Repack Airwaves Yielding Better Access for Users of Modern Services (RAY BAUM’S) Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H1409 [6MR]

Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention (STOP) Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H5167 [14JN]

Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H6180, H6181 [13JY]

Veterans Providing Healthcare Transition Improvement Act: by, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House), H6214 [16JY]

Proclamations

St. Joseph’s Catholic School Anniversary: by, E46• [16JA]

Tribute to CJ Hyman: by, E21• [10JA]

Wayne Crick Boy Scouts of America Ralph Hendricks Award Recipient: by, E179• [13FE]

Remarks

House of Representatives: legislative program, H1751 [21MR]

Secret Service: provide overtime pay for employees (H.R. 3731), Senate amendment, H1751 [21MR]

Reports filed

Coordinated Response Through Interagency Strategy and Information Sharing (CRISIS) Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 5925) (H. Rept. 115–767), H5361 [20JN]

Correcting Miscalculations in Veterans’ Pensions Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4431) (H. Rept. 115–946), H8169 [12SE]

Creating Advanced Streamlined Electronic Services for Constituents (CASES) Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 3076) (H. Rept. 115–826), H6262 [16JY]

Dept. of Commerce Transmittal of Documents and Dept. of Justice Letter on Decision To Include a Question on Citizenship in the Decennial Census: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H. Res. 877) (H. Rept. 115–705), H4728 [24MY]

Dept. of Homeland Security Modification of Authority for Pay and Work Schedules of Border Patrol Agents: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 5896) (H. Rept. 115–973), H8883 [25SE]

Electronic Message Preservation Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 1376) (H. Rept. 115–824), H6262 [16JY]

Eliminating Government-Funded Oil-Painting (EGO) Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 1701) (H. Rept. 115–511), H168 [11JA]

Federal CIO Authorization Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 6901) (H. Rept. 115–987), H9430 [12OC]

Good Accounting Obligation in Government (GAO-IG) Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 5415) (H. Rept. 115–823), H6262 [16JY]

Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency (GREAT) Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4887) (H. Rept. 115–947), H8169 [12SE]

Guidance Out of Darkness (GOOD) Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4809) (H. Rept. 115–972), H8883 [25SE]

IG Subpoena Authority Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4917) (H. Rept. 115–799), H5980 [29JN]

REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 3398) (H. Rept. 115–945), H8169 [12SE]

Social Media Use in Clearance Investigations Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 3737) (H. Rept. 115–512), H168 [11JA]

Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 50) (H. Rept. 115–798), H5980 [29JN]

Veterans Transition Improvement Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 2648) (H. Rept. 115–825), H6262 [16JY]

Virgin Islands of the U.S. Centennial Commission Expiration Date Extension: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4446) (H. Rept. 115–822), H6262 [16JY]

Whistleblower Protection Extension Act: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 4043) (H. Rept. 115–510), H168 [11JA]

Resignations

Committee on Ethics (House), H162 [11JA]

Tributes

Cox, Bobby J., E531• [25AP]