ADAMS, ALMA S. (a Representative from North Carolina)

ADAMS, ALMA S. (a Representative from North Carolina)

Appointments

National Council on the Arts, H1477 [4MR]

Bills and resolutions cosponsored

Alcoholic beverages: recognize successful State-based alcohol regulation since the creation of an effective system of independent beer, wine, and spirits distribution (see H. Res. 285), H1663 [11MR]

Armed Forces: repeal authority to use against Iraq (see H.R. 2456), H538 [24JA]

——— terminate authority to engage in hostilities against Iran (see H. Con. Res. 83), H63 [8JA]

ATF: repeal certain impediments to the administration of the firearms laws (see H.R. 5917), H1160 [14FE]

Australia: recognize longstanding partnership with the U.S. to share critical firefighting resources during times of crisis (see H. Res. 803), H331 [17JA]

Business and industry: prohibit physical retail businesses from refusing cash payments (see H.R. 2650), H331 [17JA]

Committee on Aging (House, Select): establish (see H. Res. 821), H1506 [4MR]

Correctional institutions: provide improved care and protection to incarcerated mothers (see H.R. 6129), H1553 [9MR]

Dept. of Agriculture: grant waivers allowing schools facing closure due to coronavirus to continue to provide meals to students under national school lunch and breakfast programs (see H.R. 6187), H1660 [11MR]

——— improve access to broadband telecommunications services in rural areas, including by encouraging provision of broadband loans and grants to increase broadband service in emerging harbor projects (see H.R. 5486), H331 [17JA]

Dept. of Education: publish, in consultation with the Depts. of Justice and HHS, an annual report on indicators of school crime and safety that includes data on school shootings (see H.R. 4301), H149 [9JA]

Dept. of HHS: establish and implement a Perinatal Care Alternative Payment Model Demonstration Project (see H.R. 6137), H1554 [9MR]

——— improve data collection on maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity (see H.R. 6165), H1586 [10MR]

——— improve maternal mental and behavioral health outcomes with particular focus on minority women (see H.R. 6143), H1554 [9MR]

——— provide grants and guidance to grow and diversify the perinatal workforce (see H.R. 6164), H1586 [10MR]

Dept. of HUD: facilitate development of affordable housing (see H.R. 5187), H1424 [28FE]

Dept. of Labor: expand access to breastfeeding accommodations in the workplace (see H.R. 5592), H566 [27JA]

——— issue emergency standard to require certain employers to develop and implement comprehensive infectious disease exposure plan for health care and other elevated risk employees for coronavirus (see H.R. 6139), H1554 [9MR]

——— list employers that relocate call centers overseas, make such companies ineligible for Federal grants and loans, and require call center employees to disclose their physical location (see H.R. 3219), H208 [13JA]

Dept. of the Interior: authorize a National Heritage Area Program (see H.R. 1049), H748 [30JA]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs: carry out a pilot program on dog training therapy (see H.R. 4305), H753 [3FE]

——— improve maternity care coordination (see H.R. 6141), H1554 [9MR]

Discrimination: prohibit discrimination based on an individual’s texture or style of hair (see H.R. 5309), H1165 [18FE]

Elections: constitutional amendment on contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections (see H.J. Res. 2), H1663 [11MR]

Employment: prevent workplace harassment, end mandatory arbitration and pre-employment non-disclosure agreements, expand civil rights protections, empower workers who report harassment, and eliminate tipped minimum wage (see H.R. 2148), H766 [4FE]

Family and Medical Leave Act: provide job-protected leave to workers affected by coronavirus (see H.R. 6220), H1668 [12MR]

Federal aid programs: lift certain restrictions on receipt of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) for people with prior felony convictions (see H.R. 5915), H1160 [14FE]

History: recognize importance of Civil Rights Act of 1866 and the laws derived therefrom (see H. Res. 694), H301 [15JA]

Housing: acknowledge history and lasting impact of the Federal Government-created problem of redlining and responsibility of the Federal Government to address such impact (see H. Res. 829), H765 [4FE]

J. Howard Coble Post Office Building, Greensboro, NC: designate (see H.R. 6161), H1555 [9MR]

Partnership Fund for Peace: establish to facilitate and finance joint economic ventures and people-to-people exchanges between Palestinians, Israelis, and Americans (see H.R. 3104), H566 [27JA]

SEC: issue rules requiring private funds to publicly disclose certain information (see H.R. 3848), H208 [13JA]

Senior citizens: establish an older Americans bill of rights to guarantee affordable health care, financial, and retirement security for seniors (see H. Res. 871), H1251 [27FE]

Taxation: reform low-income housing credit (see H.R. 3077), H208 [13JA]

White, George H.: issue a commemorative postage stamp (see H.R. 5847), H1045 [11FE]

Women: address social determinants of health for women in prenatal and postpartum periods (see H.R. 6132), H1553 [9MR]

——— end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity and close disparities in maternal health outcomes (see H.R. 6142), H1554 [9MR]

——— improve maternal health outcomes, especially for underserved populations, through investments in technology (see H.R. 6138), H1554 [9MR]

——— recognize maternal health crisis in U.S. and importance of reducing mortality and morbidity among all women (see H. Res. 853), H1124 [12FE]

World War II: anniversary of liberation of Auschwitz extermination camp in Nazi-occupied Poland (see H. Res. 813), H565 [27JA]

Bills and resolutions introduced

Dept. of Education: establish a Career Pathway Grant Program to support partnerships between community or technical colleges and workforce development partners (see H.R. 5759), H847 [5FE]

Greensboro, NC: recognize significance of Greensboro Four Woolworth lunch counter sit-in (see H. Res. 816), H633 [28JA]

Women: make investments in community-based organizations and other initiatives to prevent maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity, especially for African American women (see H.R. 6144), H1554 [9MR]

Constitutional authority statements

Dept. of Education: establish a Career Pathway Grant Program to support partnerships between community or technical colleges and workforce development partners (H.R. 5759), H847 [5FE]

Women: make investments in community-based organizations and other initiatives to prevent maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity, especially for African American women (H.R. 6144), H1555 [9MR]

Remarks

Budget: allocation of funds, E185• [14FE]

Credit: fix consumer report dispute process and ban misleading and unfair consumer reporting practices, H656 [29JA]

——— remove adverse information for certain defaulted or delinquent private education loan borrowers who demonstrate a history of loan repayment (H.R. 3621), H656 [29JA]

Dept. of Agriculture: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding, E185• [14FE]

Economy: comparison between policies of past Presidential administrations and the Trump administration, H614 [28JA]

FDA: enhance health warnings on cigarette packages, raise minimum age to purchase tobacco products, restrict tobacco flavors, and regulate sale and marketing of all tobacco, including e-cigarettes and accessories (H.R. 2339), H1257 [28FE]

Greensboro, NC: recognize significance of Greensboro Four Woolworth lunch counter sit-in (H. Res. 816), H579 [28JA]

Julius L. Chambers Civil Rights Memorial Post Office Building, Charlotte, NC: designate (H.R. 4981), H829 [5FE]

National Gun Violence Survivors’ Week: observance, H851 [6FE]

National Women’s History Month: observance, H1508 [5MR]

Votes: position on missed, E188• [14FE], E297• [11MR]

Women: end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, H1595 [11MR]

——— make investments in community-based organizations and other initiatives to prevent maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity, especially for African American women (H.R. 6144), H1595 [11MR]

——— remove deadline for ratification of constitutional amendment to ensure equal rights (H.J. Res. 79), E187• [14FE]

Songs

‘‘This Land Is Parkland,’’ Charlotte Squawks (comedy group), H852 [6FE]

Tributes

Oringel, Jules, H851 [6FE]