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Bills in the U.S. Congress.

H.R.1298 Rep Hyde, Henry J. [IL-6] "AIDS Assistance bill"--To provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/ AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes.

Related Bills: H.RES.210, S.CON.RES.46, S.1009

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-25

S.151 Sen Hatch, Orrin G. [UT] "Enhance AMBER Alert bill"--An Act to prevent child abduction and the sexual exploitation of children, and for other purposes.

Related Bills: H.RES.188, H.R.718, H.R.1046, H.R.1104, H.R.1263, S.152, S.226, S.731, S.885

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-21

S.476 Sen Grassley, Charles E. [IA] "Charitable Contributions bill" An original bill to provide incentives for charitable contributions by individuals and businesses, to improve the public disclosure of activities of exempt organizations, and to enhance the ability of low-income Americans to gain financial security by building assets, and for other purposes

Action: 4/9/2003 Passed/agreed to in Senate.

Status: Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 95-5

H.R.218 Rep. Cunningham, Randy (Duke) [CA-50] "Retired and Off-Duty Officers Barring Concealed Weapons bill" To amend title 18, United States Code, to exempt qualified current and former law enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed handguns.

Related Bills: S.253

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-277

S.709 Sen Dole, Elizabeth H. [NC] "Gold Medal to Tony Blair bill" A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Prime Minister Tony Blair.

Related Bills: H.R.1511

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-60

H.J.Res.51 No Sponsor "Debt Limit Increase resolution" Increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.

Related Bills: H.CON.RES.95, S.2986

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-24

H.R.395 Rep Tauzin, W. J. (Billy) [LA-3] "Do-Not-Call Implementation Act" To authorize the Federal Trade Commission to collect fees for the implementation and enforcement of a "do-not-call" registry, and for other purposes.

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-10

S.89 Sen Hollings, Ernest F. [SC] "Reinstate draft bill" A bill to provide for the common defense by requiring that all young persons in the United States, including women, perform a period of military service or a period of civilian service in furtherance of the national defense and homeland security, and for other purposes.

Related Bills: H.R.163

Action: 1/7/2003 Referred to Senate committee.

Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

H.R.2622 Rep Bachus, Spencer [AL-6] "Fair Credit Reporting bill" To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act, to prevent identity theft, improve resolution of consumer disputes, improve the accuracy of consumer records, make improvements in the use of, and consumer access to, credit information, and for other purposes.

Related Bills: H.RES.360, H.R.2617, S.1753

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-159

S.1053 Sen Snowe, Olympia J. [ME] "Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act" A bill to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment.

Action: 10/15/2003 Held at the desk.

H.R.1779 Rep Beauprez, Bob [CO-7] "Guardsmen and Reservists Financial Relief Act" To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow penalty-free withdrawals from retirement plans during the period that a military reservist or national guardsman is called to active duty for an extended period, and for other purposes.

Related Bills: S.2375, S.2474

Latest Major Action: 10/11/2004 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

S.139 Sen Lieberman, Joseph I. [CT] "Global Warming bill" A bill to provide for a program of scientific research on abrupt climate change, to accelerate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States by establishing a market-driven system of greenhouse gas trade-able allowances that could be used interchangably with passenger vehicle fuel economy standard credits, to limit greenhouse gas emissions in the United States and reduce dependence upon foreign oil, and ensure benefits to consumers from the trading in such allowances.

Latest Major Action: 10/30/2003 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Rereferred to Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works by Unanimous Consent.

S.J.Res.15 Sen Hatch, Orrin G. [UT] "President and Vice President Eligibility for Office bill" A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to make eligible for the Office of President a person who has been a United States citizen for 20 years.

Related Bills: H.J.RES.59, H.J.RES.67

Latest Major Action: 10/5/2004 Senate committee/ subcommittee actions. Status: Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.

H.R.1770 Rep Burr, Richard [NC-5] "Smallpox Emergency Personnel Protection Act" To provide benefits and other compensation for certain individuals with injuries resulting from administration of smallpox countermeasures, and for other purposes.

Related Bills: H.R.1413, H.R.1463, S.719

Action: Became Public Law No: 108-20
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