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  • BILL

    S.880 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to expand project eligibility to certain public infrastructure projects under chapter 6 of title 23, United States Code.

    Sponsor: Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Environment and Public Works
    Latest Action: 03/26/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
    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.1099   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to support investments in precision medicine, biomedical research, and the National Institutes of Health.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 33
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1099 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1101   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to support investments in research and development and to improve the competitiveness of the United States.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard [D-IL] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 32
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1101 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1097   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.119 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution amending rule XXVIII of the Standing Rules for the Senate to provide for timely establishment of conference committees.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Rules and Administration
    Latest Action: 03/26/2015 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2052)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.118 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution amending rule XXXI of the Standing Rules for the Senate, to provide for timely consideration of nominations.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Rules and Administration
    Latest Action: 03/26/2015 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2052)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.122 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution amending rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate to limit debate on motions to proceed.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Rules and Administration
    Latest Action: 03/27/2015 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR 3/26/2015 S2053)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.121 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution amending rule XV of the Standing Rules of the Senate to provide for consideration of a minimum number of amendments.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Rules and Administration
    Latest Action: 03/27/2015 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR 3/26/2015 S2053)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.123 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution providing for consideration of changes to rules for the proceedings of the Senate.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Rules and Administration
    Latest Action: 03/27/2015 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR 3/26/2015 S2053)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.120 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution modifying extended debate in the Senate to improve the legislative process.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/26/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Rules and Administration
    Latest Action: 03/27/2015 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR 3/26/2015 S2052-2053)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.845   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 0
  • 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.846   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

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

    S.Amdt.844   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

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

    S.Amdt.843   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to restoring reductions in the Republican budget to the Stafford loan program that would mandate that students currently in college pay interest on their loans before they have received their education benefits, to make college more affordable, to reduce the debt burden of students, and to help graduates afford to pay back student loans.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 0
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Proposed amendment SA 843 withdrawn in Senate.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.952   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to establishing a more level playing field in trade agreements.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 1
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Proposed amendment SA 952 withdrawn in Senate.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.608   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Thune, John [R-SD] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 3
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.953   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To save student financial aid and reduce the student loan debt levels in the Republican budget by 15 percent by eliminating new mandated interest charged while students are still in school.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 0
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Proposed amendment SA 953 withdrawn in Senate.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.828   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To provide additional resources to save student financial aid and keep college affordable for more than 8,000,000 low- and middle-income students by restoring the $89,000,000,000 in cuts to Federal Pell Grants in the Republican budget.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Franken, Al [D-MN] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 10
    Latest Action: 03/26/15 Amendment SA 828 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 54. Record Vote Number: 101.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.706   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
  • BILL

    S.867 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to improve student academic achievement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics subjects.

    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/25/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    Latest Action: 03/25/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
    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.842   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to consumer financial protection.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 842 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 54. Record Vote Number: 117.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.434   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To provide for an adjustment to committee allocations for wildfire suppression funding.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/24/2015) (Proposed 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 7
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 434 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.523   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To prevent United States companies from getting tax benefits for moving jobs overseas, to end offshore tax loopholes including inversions, and to provide incentives for United States companies to relocate overseas jobs to the United States.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Submitted 03/24/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 03/26/15 Amendment SA 523 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 54. Record Vote Number: 94.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.398   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/24/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2