ARMSTRONG, KELLY (a Representative from North Dakota)

ARMSTRONG, KELLY (a Representative from North Dakota)

Bills and resolutions cosponsored

Abortion: prohibit expenditure for an abortion of Federal funds authorized or appropriated for preventing, preparing for, or responding to coronavirus pandemic (see H.R. 6742), H2370 [4JN]

Armed Forces: authorize military departments to pay National Guard and Reserve component officers aviation incentive pay at the same rate as active duty pilots (see H.R. 2953), H1556 [9MR]

Bureau of Prisons: regulate monitoring of electronic communications between a prisoner and that prisoner’s attorney or other legal representative (see H.R. 5546), H748 [30JA]

China: express that China made multiple, serious mistakes in early stages of coronavirus outbreak that heightened severity and spread of ongoing pandemic (see H. Res. 907), H1726 [25MR]

Corporations: require reporting of disbursements made by foreign nationals for purposes of disseminating political communications and inquire whether persons providing such disbursements are foreign nationals (see H.R. 2853), H1161 [14FE]

Crime: increase transparency in civil asset forfeiture process, protect innocent property owners, and implement additional protections to ensure property owners have the opportunity to contest seizures (see H.R. 2835), H1170 [21FE]

——— repeal provision of law commonly known as the Logan Act making it illegal for U.S. citizens to engage in unauthorized foreign diplomacy (see H.R. 6784), H1984 [8MY]

Dept. of Education: expand Federal Pell Grant Program eligibility to short-term job training programs (see H.R. 3497), H181 [10JA]

Dept. of HHS: provide emergency financial assistance to rural health care facilities and providers impacted by coronavirus emergency (see H.R. 6365), H1889 [14AP]

Dept. of Justice: allow danger pay for the U.S. Marshals Service while serving abroad (see H.R. 5706), H937 [6FE]

——— strengthen collaboration between law enforcement and mental health providers to provide treatment for incarcerated individuals and promote community-based care upon reentry (see H.R. 5909), H1157 [13FE]

Dept. of the Interior: prohibit purchase of land in foreign countries to protect endangered species not native to the U.S. (see H.R. 5638), H634 [28JA]

——— restrict ability to alter permits under the Endangered Species Act (see H.R. 5705), H712 [29JA]

——— review economic cost of adding species to endangered or threatened species list (see H.R. 5585), H634 [28JA]

Dept. of the Treasury: appropriate funds for Strategic Petroleum Reserve Petroleum Account for purchase of crude oil to support domestic oil producers and stabilize energy markets (see H.R. 6580), H1899 [21AP]

——— expand permissible use of funds under Coronavirus Relief Fund by State and local governments (see H.R. 6652), H1970 [1MY]

Depts. of the Interior and Commerce: codify certain rules relative to endangered and threatened species (see H.R. 5580), H634 [28JA]

Endangered species: add requirements to designation of areas as critical habitats (see H.R. 5591), H634 [28JA]

——— provide for consideration of the totality of conservation measures in determining impact of proposed Federal agency action (see H.R. 5588), H634 [28JA]

——— provide that nonnative species shall not be treated as endangered or threatened species (see H.R. 30), H633 [28JA]

Endangered Species Act: encourage construction of critical infrastructure (see H.R. 5445), H766 [4FE]

——— increase transparency, support regulatory certainty, and reauthorize (see H.R. 5467), H848 [5FE]

——— require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered or threatened (see H.R. 5694), H632 [28JA]

House Rules: upon adoption require the Speaker transmit without delay articles of impeachment to the Senate (see H. Res. 780), H63 [8JA]

Information technology: help small business broadband providers keep customers connected (see H.R. 6394), H1890 [14AP]

Iran: condemn actions and support protesters, their demands for accountability, and their desire for Iran to respect freedom and human rights (see H. Res. 791), H301 [15JA]

——— condemn state-sponsored terrorist attacks against U.S. citizens and officials and Iranian dissidents and recognize right of Iranian people to establish a democratic, secular, and non-nuclear republic (see H. Res. 374), H1424 [28FE]

Kennedy Center: rescind certain appropriations (see H.R. 6407), H1865 [27MR]

Medicare: expand access to telehealth services (see H.R. 4932), H1225 [26FE]

National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week: designate (see H. Res. 824), H747 [30JA]

Pelosi, Speaker: disapprove behavior during State of the Union address (see H. Res. 832), H937 [6FE]

Real estate: protect private property rights by limiting the power of eminent domain (see H.R. 5601), H634 [28JA]

Taxation: exclude from gross income interest received on certain loans secured by agricultural real property (see H.R. 1872), H1556 [9MR]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: codify final rule on endangered and threatened species (see H.R. 5557), H937 [6FE]

——— increase State and local involvement in management plans under Endangered Species Act (see H.R. 4483), H753 [3FE]

——— provide for greater county and State consultation relative to petitions under the Endangered Species Act (see H.R. 5594), H848 [5FE]

——— provide for improved precision in listing, delisting, and downlisting of endangered and potentially endangered species (see H.R. 5579), H634 [28JA]

WHO: withhold U.S. payment until international commission is established to investigate coronavirus pandemic and Director-General resigns (see H. Res. 917), H1884 [10AP]

World War II: award a Congressional Gold Medal to 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional) known as ‘‘Merrill’s Marauders’’ for bravery and service in the jungles of Burma (see H.R. 906), H2398 [15JN]

Bills and resolutions introduced

North Dakota State University: tribute to football team (see H. Res. 796), H238 [14JA]


Diseases and disorders: provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic, H1841 [27MR]

Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: prohibit production of certain business records (H.R. 6172), H1631 [11MR]

Government regulations: promote efficiency, accountability, and reform, H1039 [11FE]

Infrastructure: improve Federal permitting processes for certain projects (H.R. 3671), H1039 [11FE]

Ireland: add to E-3 nonimmigrant visa program (H.R. 2877), H1541, H1542 [9MR]

Mining and mineral resources: affirm that States should primarily regulate hydraulic fracturing and the President should not declare a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing unless authorized by Congress (H. Res. 659), H1028 [11FE]

National Telecommunications and Information Administration: take certain actions to enhance U.S. representation and promote U.S. leadership in international communications standards-setting bodies (H.R. 4500), H49 [8JA]

North Dakota State University: tribute to football team, H275 [15JA]

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage (H.R. 748), Senate amendment, H1841 [27MR]