ARRINGTON, JODEY C. (a Representative from Texas)

ARRINGTON, JODEY C. (a Representative from Texas)

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), H1995 [12MY]

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]

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

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), H1880 [7AP]

Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China’s Handling of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (Joint, Select): establish (see H. Con. Res. 97), H1901 [21AP]

Courts: clarify liability protections regarding emergency use of automated external defibrillators (see H.R. 1227), H1424 [28FE]

Crime: add membership in a significant transnational criminal organization to list of grounds of inadmissibility and prohibit provision of material support or resources to such organizations (see H.R. 5417), H149 [9JA]

Day of Tears: observe and encourage citizens to lower flags to half-staff to honor unborn children who lost their lives to abortion (see H. Res. 50), H240 [14JA]

Dept. of Justice: clarify contempt authority of immigration judges (see H.R. 5708), H1439 [2MR]

Dept. of Transportation: issue regulations allowing qualified drivers under the age of 21 who complete a vehicle operation and mentor-apprentice training program to move freight across State lines (see H.R. 1374), H848 [5FE]

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

Federal aid programs: establish special congressional rescue committees to craft legislation that restores and strengthens certain Federal trust funds (see H.R. 4907), H1987 [8MY]

Federal employees: provide that sums in the Thrift Savings Fund may not be invested in securities listed on certain foreign exchanges (see H.R. 6614), H1957 [23AP]

Foreign aid: prohibit assistance to nonprofits, foreign nongovernmental organizations, and quasi-autonomous nongovernmental organizations that promote or perform abortions (see H.R. 5831), H1016 [10FE]

GAO: conduct an audit relative to impeachment inquiry and trial of President Trump (see H.R. 5769), H934 [6FE]

Georgia (country): impose sanctions if commitments or contractual agreements with U.S. persons engaging in business operations are being undermined (see H.R. 1461), H1694 [13MR]

Health: prevent certain cases of out-of-network surprise medical bills, strengthen health care consumer protections, and improve health care information transparency (see H.R. 5826), H1016 [10FE]

Immigration: clarify definition of sanctuary jurisdictions, provide civil remedies for victims of crimes committed by individuals benefitting from a sanctuary policy, and withhold grant funding from such jurisdictions (see H.R. 3964), H1047 [11FE]

Insurance: allow membership organizations to offer health insurance to members through health share pools, including across State lines, regardless of employment relationship or pre-existing condition (see H.R. 6712), H1977 [5MY]

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), H240 [14JA]

——— 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), H1876 [3AP]

Li Wenliang Plaza, Washington, DC: designate (see H.R. 6740), H1982 [8MY]

Medicare: improve Medicare Advantage prior authorization process through common-sense transparency, electronic adoption, and an analysis of items and services subject to prior authorization (see H.R. 3107), H13 [7JA]

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

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

SBA: extend eligibility for Paycheck Protection Program to certain public hospitals (see H.R. 6569), H1898 [21AP]

States: restrict certain Federal grants for States that grant driver licenses to illegal immigrants and fail to share information about criminal aliens with the Federal Government (see H.R. 5862), H1123 [12FE]

Taxation: allow certain deductions to apply to qualified business development company interest dividends in the same manner as qualified real estate investment trust dividends (see H.R. 6458), H1878 [7AP]

——— extend exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance to employer payments of qualified education loans (see H.R. 1043), H1424 [28FE]

——— increase limitation on estate tax valuation of certain real property used in farming or other trades or businesses (see H.R. 5259), H149 [9JA]

——— make look-thru rule for related controlled foreign corporations permanent (see H.R. 5240), H13 [7JA]

——— repeal estate and gift taxes (see H.R. 222), H239 [14JA]

——— restore deduction for research and experimental expenditures (see H.R. 4549), H1994 [12MY]

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, collectively, to U.S. Army Rangers veterans (see H.R. 5002), H748 [30JA]

Bills and resolutions introduced

Dept. of Agriculture: modify standards to determine eligibility to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits (see H.R. 5719), H746 [30JA]

Donna M. Doss Border Patrol Station, Rocksprings, TX: designate (see H.R. 5913), H1160 [14FE]

Federal aid programs: prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance (see H.R. 5576), H179 [10JA]

Medicare: provide for coverage of rural emergency medical access services (see H.R. 5808), H976 [7FE]

Taxation: permanently allow a tax deduction at the time an investment in qualified property is made (see H.R. 6802), H1990 [12MY]

——— reduce estate, gift, and generation-skipping taxes (see H.R. 5652), H329 [17JA]

Constitutional authority statements

Dept. of Agriculture: modify standards to determine eligibility to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits (H.R. 5719), H747 [30JA]

Donna M. Doss Border Patrol Station, Rocksprings, TX: designate (H.R. 5913), H1161 [14FE]

Federal aid programs: prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance (H.R. 5576), H180 [10JA]

Medicare: provide for coverage of rural emergency medical access services (H.R. 5808), H977 [7FE]

Taxation: permanently allow a tax deduction at the time an investment in qualified property is made (H.R. 6802), H1993 [12MY]

——— reduce estate, gift, and generation-skipping taxes (H.R. 5652), H330 [17JA]

Remarks

Armed Forces: terminate authority to engage in hostilities against Iran (H. Con. Res. 83), H106 [9JA]

China: signing of trade agreement with U.S., H244 [15JA]

Dept. of Energy: carry out Clean Cities Coalition Program (H.R. 5518), H1666 [12MR]

Dept. of the Interior, environment, and related agencies: making appropriations (H.R. 266), Senate amendment, H1934 [23AP]

Dept. of the Treasury: require $1 coins issued during 2019 to honor George Bush and issue bullion coins during 2019 in honor of Barbara Pierce Bush (S. 457), H200 [13JA]

Diseases and disorders: making emergency supplemental appropriations for coronavirus preparedness and response (H.R. 6800), H2230 [15MY]

——— provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic, H1828 [27MR], H1934 [23AP]

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage (H.R. 748), Senate amendment, H1828 [27MR]

SBA: provide relief from coronavirus for small business concerns, H1934 [23AP]

Soleimani, Qasem: U.S. airstrike leading to death of Iranian general in Iraq, H106 [9JA]

Tributes

Dawson, Matt, H244 [15JA]

Hill, David, H244 [15JA]

Reyna, Nicholas, H244 [15JA]