ALLRED, COLIN Z. (a Representative from Texas)

ALLRED, COLIN Z. (a Representative from Texas)

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]

Animals: prohibit transportation of horses in vehicles containing 2 or more levels stacked on top of one another (see H.R. 1400), H326 [16JA]

Armed Forces: prohibit use of funds for unauthorized military force against Iran (see H.R. 5543), H65 [8JA]

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

Audie Murphy Post Office Building, Greenville, TX: designate (see H.R. 5988), H1250 [27FE]

Black History Month: observance (see H. Res. 96), H753 [3FE]

CFTC: extend jurisdiction to include setting of reference prices for aluminum premiums (see H.R. 1406), H1505 [4MR]

Courts: allow claims against foreign states for unlawful computer intrusion (see H.R. 4189), H1158 [13FE]

Crime: specify lynching as a hate crime (see H.R. 3536), H239 [14JA]

Daughters of the Republic of Texas (organization): establish Republic of Texas Legation Memorial as a commemorative work in the District of Columbia (see H.R. 3349), H1537 [5MR]

Defense Production Act: use authorities to ramp up production of medical supplies, personal protective equipment, testing and treatment supplies, respirators, ventilators, and sanitizing materials in response to coronavirus (see H. Res. 906), H1729 [26MR]

——— use authorities to require emergency production of medical equipment to address coronavirus outbreak (see H.R. 6390), H1725 [25MR]

Dept. of Education: authorize grants to support new and expand existing voluntary community-driven strategies to increase diversity in schools (see H.R. 2639), H978 [7FE]

——— translate Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) into foreign languages (see H.R. 4567), H1126 [12FE]

Dept. of HHS: address health, hygiene, and limited child care options available for infants and toddlers who lack sufficient diapers (see H.R. 1846), H1047 [11FE]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs: carry out a pilot program on dog training therapy (see H.R. 4305), H334 [21JA]

——— eliminate copayments for medicines relative to preventive health services (see H.R. 3932), H1505 [4MR]

——— extend increased dependency and indemnity compensation paid to surviving spouses of veterans who die from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) (see H.R. 4748), H848 [5FE]

——— make certain improvements in educational assistance benefits in the case of changes to courses of education by reason of emergency situations (see H.R. 6322), H1714 [23MR]

——— prohibit denial of benefits due to participation in a State-approved marijuana program (see H.R. 2191), H1158 [13FE]

——— provide for circumstances under which reimbursement for emergency ambulance services shall be provided (see H.R. 485), H1158 [13FE]

——— study feasibility of establishing a pilot program to assign certain Armed Forces officers to serve as directors of medical centers (see H.R. 5732), H746 [30JA]

Dionne Phillips Bagsby Post Office Building, Fort Worth, TX: designate (see H.R. 5562), H63 [8JA]

Discrimination: condemn all forms of anti-Asian sentiment relative to coronavirus (see H. Res. 908), H1726 [25MR]

Elections: require State and local election officials to notify voters of changes to election rules and ensure online communications are accessible to the disabled during health and safety emergencies (see H.R. 6512), H1888 [14AP]

Family Violence Prevention and Services Act: make improvements (see H.R. 5041), H1047 [11FE]

Federal Labor Relations Authority: ensure public sector employees are able to form and join unions and enter into a written contract with employers and reaffirm policy to encourage collective bargaining (see H.R. 3463), H1165 [18FE]

Foreign aid: authorize a comprehensive, strategic approach for U.S. foreign assistance to developing countries to strengthen global health security (see H.R. 2166), H1695 [13MR]

Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act: amend (see H.R. 3814), H1165 [18FE]

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

Insurance: provide for special enrollment periods during public health emergencies and coverage of services related to public health emergencies (see H.R. 6317), H1714 [23MR]

——— require group and individual health insurance coverage for treatment of a congenital anomaly or birth defect (see H.R. 1379), H937 [6FE]

——— require group health plans and insurance issuers offering group or individual coverage provide 30-day prescription drug refills to individuals residing in emergency designated areas (see H.R. 6193), H1660 [11MR]

——— require health insurance providers to cover oral cancer drugs on terms no less favorable than for cancer medications administered by a health care provider (see H.R. 1730), H1505 [4MR]

Korea, Republic of: express importance of U.S. alliance and strengthen and broaden diplomatic, economic, and security ties (see H. Res. 809), H714 [29JA]

Medal of Honor: tribute to African American recipients (see H. Res. 96), H753 [3FE]

Medicare: exclude ventilators from competitive acquisition programs for a certain period of time (see H.R. 4945), H1662 [11MR]

——— extend coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant patients (see H.R. 5534), H1557 [9MR]

——— protect coverage for screening mammography (see H.R. 2777), H848 [5FE]

Miller, Doris: award Medal of Honor posthumously (see H.R. 5549), H1253 [27FE]

National Commission on U.S. Preparedness for National Emergencies: establish (see H.R. 6431), H1884 [10AP]

National Telecommunications and Information Administration: establish a mobile hotspot grant program (see H.R. 5243), H1663 [11MR]

Public Health Service: designate Chief Nurse Officer as National Nurse for Public Health (see H.R. 1597), H12 [7JA]

Ralph Hall Post Office, Fate, TX: designate (see H.R. 5987), H1250 [27FE]

Social Security: eliminate waiting periods for disability insurance benefits and Medicare coverage for individuals with metastatic breast cancer (see H.R. 2178), H64 [8JA]

Taxation: allow coronavirus recovery rebates for qualifying children over age 16 (see H.R. 6420), H1876 [3AP]

——— temporarily waive required minimum distribution rules for retirement plans (see H.R. 6377), H1726 [25MR]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: make supplemental funding available for management of fish and wildlife species of greatest conservation need as determined by State fish and wildlife agencies (see H.R. 3742), H714 [29JA]

Vietnam: prioritize protection of internationally-recognized human rights and development of rule of law in U.S. relations (see H.R. 1383), H1556 [9MR]

Weissmandl, Michoel Ber: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously (see H.R. 929), H330 [17JA]

Women: ensure reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition (see H.R. 2694), H239 [14JA]

World War II: award a Congressional Gold Medal to 23d Headquarters Special Troops known as the ‘‘Ghost Army’’ (see H.R. 2350), H1126 [12FE]

Bills and resolutions introduced

Repp, Jack: tribute (see H. Res. 892), H1587 [10MR]


Diseases and disorders: provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic, H1845 [27MR]

Firearms: call for Senate consideration of gun control legislation, H858 [6FE]

National Gun Violence Survivors’ Week: observance, H858 [6FE]

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage (H.R. 748), Senate amendment, H1845 [27MR]

Votes: position on missed, H1434• [2MR], E256• [4MR]