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  • BILL

    S.1049 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to allow the financing by United States persons of sales of agricultural commodities to Cuba.

    Sponsor: Sen. Heitkamp, Heidi [D-ND] (Introduced 04/22/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
    Latest Action: 04/22/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
    3. Passed House
    4. To President
    5. Became Law
  • BILL

    S.1056 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes.

    Sponsor: Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] (Introduced 04/22/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Judiciary
    Latest Action: 04/22/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
    3. Passed House
    4. To President
    5. Became Law
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.145 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution supporting the designation of April 2015, as "Parkinson's Awareness Month".

    Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 04/22/2015)
    Latest Action: 04/22/2015 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2319; text of measure as passed Senate: CR S2357)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Passed Senate

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • BILL

    S.1012 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to strengthen the earned income tax credit and make permanent certain tax provisions under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

    Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] (Introduced 04/20/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Finance
    Latest Action: 04/20/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
    3. Passed House
    4. To President
    5. Became Law
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.140 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

    Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 04/20/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Foreign Relations
    Latest Action: 04/20/2015 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2275)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • BILL

    S.996 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Act

    Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] (Introduced 04/16/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Finance
    Latest Action: 04/21/2015 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S2297)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
    3. Passed House
    4. To President
    5. Became Law
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1117   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To improve women's access to quality health care.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2
    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Submitted 04/14/2015) (Proposed 04/14/2015)
    Cosponsors: 19
    Latest Action: 04/15/15 Amendment SA 1117 ruled out of order by the chair.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1119   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To repeal the therapy cap and provide for medical review of outpatient therapy services.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2
    Sponsor: Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] (Submitted 04/14/2015) (Proposed 04/14/2015)
    Cosponsors: 17
    Latest Action: 04/15/15 Amendment SA 1119 ruled out of order by the chair.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1115   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To protect and retain our Children's Health Insurance Program for 4 years (PRO-CHIP).
    Amends Bill: H.R.2
    Sponsor: Sen. Bennet, Michael F. [D-CO] (Submitted 04/14/2015) (Proposed 04/14/2015)
    Cosponsors: 13
    Latest Action: 04/14/15 Amendment SA 1115 ruled out of order by the chair.
  • BILL

    S.930 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Good Samaritan Hunger Relief Tax Incentive Extension Act of 2015

    Sponsor: Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT] (Introduced 04/14/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Finance
    Latest Action: 04/14/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
    3. Passed House
    4. To President
    5. Became Law
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.134 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the President and the Secretary of State should ensure that the Government of Canada does not permanently store nuclear waste in the Great Lakes...

    Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 04/13/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Foreign Relations
    Latest Action: 04/13/2015 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2112)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1043   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY] (Submitted 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 9
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1012   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To strike more than $1.2 trillion in cuts to Medicaid, preserving a critical source of comprehensive, affordable health and long-term care coverage for millions of otherwise uninsured low-income adults, parents, and seniors, including millions of nonelderly low-income adults in States that expanded Medicaid as part of health reform.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 6
    Latest Action: 03/26/15 Amendment SA 1012 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 47 - 53. Record Vote Number: 95.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1072   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To provide additional resources to reject the Senate Republicans' proposed $435 billion in cuts to Medicare.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 1
    Latest Action: 03/26/15 Amendment SA 1072 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 54. Record Vote Number: 111.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.980   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT] (Submitted 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 1
  • BILL

    S.890 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Land and Water Conservation Authorization and Funding Act of 2015

    Sponsor: Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Energy and Natural Resources
    Latest Action: 03/26/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
    3. Passed House
    4. To President
    5. Became Law
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.801   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To build on the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 by restoring a below-sequester level cut of $9,000,000,000 to nondefense discretionary spending in 2017, replacing sequestration in 2016 and 2017 and increasing funding above sequester levels by a total of $148,000,000,000 for the 2 years, increasing defense and nondefense discretionary spending above sequester levels by equal amounts, eliminating the overseas contingency operations gimmick contained in the committee-reported resolution, and offsetting the net increase in defense and nondefense discretionary spending by closing tax loopholes.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 6
    Latest Action: 03/25/15 Amendment SA 801 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 53. Record Vote Number: 91.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.782   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 6
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.755   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to keeping the Federal Water Pollution Control Act focused on protection of water quality, to establish bright lines for Federal jurisdiction, and to create clear and unambiguous exemptions for features that the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency or the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, claim they are not seeking to regulate.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 0
    Latest Action: 03/25/15 Amendment SA 755 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 99 - 0. Record Vote Number: 87.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.756   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 0
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.832   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 4
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.652   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To make college more affordable for middle-class families by allowing borrowers with outstanding Federal and private student loans to refinance at the equivalent interest rates that were offered to Federal student loan borrowers during the 2013-2014 school year and to fully offset the cost of such a program by requiring millionaires to pay at least a 30 percent effective Federal tax rate.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 27
    Latest Action: 03/25/15 Amendment SA 652 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 53. Record Vote Number: 86.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.791   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To strike reconciliation instructions to the Committees on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and Finance and require regular order.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Proposed amendment SA 791 withdrawn in Senate.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.950   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to promoting the return of children who have been legally adopted from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and are only a plane ride away from becoming United States citizens to their American citizen parents residing in the United States.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. McConnell, Mitch [R-KY] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 34
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 950 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.870   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to extending tax provisions expiring in 2013 or 2014 for 2 years, such as those contained in the EXPIRE Act of 2014.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 10
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Proposed amendment SA 870 withdrawn in Senate.