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  • BILL

    S.1085 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to expand eligibility for the program of comprehensive assistance for family caregivers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to expand benefits available to participants under such program...

    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 04/23/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Veterans' Affairs
    Latest Action: 04/23/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' 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.1062 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to improve the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.

    Sponsor: Sen. Hirono, Mazie K. [D-HI] (Introduced 04/22/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    Latest Action: 04/22/2015 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.1124   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To strengthen the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act by incorporating additional bipartisan amendments.
    Amends Bill: S.178
    Sponsor: Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX] (Submitted 04/21/2015) (Proposed 04/22/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 04/22/15 Amendment SA 1124, under the order of 4/21/2015, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, was agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 0. Record Vote Number: 157.
  • BILL

    S.1031 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to improve the Act.

    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 04/21/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    Latest Action: 04/21/2015 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
  • 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
  • BILL

    S.976 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Space Resource Exploration and Utilization Act of 2015

    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 04/16/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation
    Latest Action: 04/16/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    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.974 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit employment of children in tobacco-related agriculture by deeming such employment as oppressive child labor.

    Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard [D-IL] (Introduced 04/16/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    Latest Action: 04/16/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2247-2249)
    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.991 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Evidence-Based Policymaking Commission Act of 2015

    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 04/16/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
    Latest Action: 04/16/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental 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
  • 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.
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.124 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution honoring the accomplishments and legacy of Cesar Estrada Chavez.

    Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 03/27/2015)
    Committees: Senate - Judiciary
    Latest Action: 03/27/2015 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR 3/26/2015 S2053-2054)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Introduced

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • RESOLUTION

    S.Res.125 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    A resolution designating the first week of April 2015 as "National Asbestos Awareness Week".

    Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 03/27/2015)
    Latest Action: 03/27/2015 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR 3/26/2015 S2088; text as passed Senate: CR 3/26/2015 S2054)
    Tracker:

    This bill has the status Passed Senate

    Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

    1. Introduced
    2. Passed Senate
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1112   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Submitted 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 4
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1062   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] (Submitted 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 3
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1026   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to transparency health premium billing.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 1
    Latest Action: 03/26/15 Amendment SA 1026 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
  • 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.1047   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To provide for sequestration replacement.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Kaine, Tim [D-VA] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1047 as modified agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 48. Record Vote Number: 134.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1002   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to the National Park Service Centennial.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1002 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.968   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to enacting middle class tax relief, including extending and expanding refundable tax credits, such as tax provisions and policies included in legislation like the Working Families Tax Relief Act, American Opportunity Tax Credit Permanence and Consolidation Act, Helping Working Families Afford Child Care Act, or the 21st Century Worker Tax Cut Act, among other legislation.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 5
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 968 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 73 - 27. Record Vote Number: 125.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1078   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Submitted 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 7
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1003   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to authorizing children who are eligible to receive health care furnished under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to retain such eligibility until age 26.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 4
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1003 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1084   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] (Submitted 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1063   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to ensuring all legally married same-sex spouses have equal access to the Social Security and veterans benefits they have earned and receive equal treatment under the law pursuant to the Constitution of the United States.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/26/2015)
    Cosponsors: 1
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1063 as modified agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 57 - 43. Record Vote Number: 121.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.1094   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to expanding Social Security.
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Submitted 03/26/2015) (Proposed 03/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 5
    Latest Action: 03/27/15 Amendment SA 1094 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 42 - 56. Record Vote Number: 131.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.902   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: S.Con.Res.11
    Sponsor: Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Submitted 03/25/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
  • 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.