House Floor – Week of May 19th, 2014

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Week of May 19th

    1) H.R. 1726 – To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the Borinqueneers, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bill Posey / Financial Services Committee)

    2) H.R. 2203 – To provide for the award of a gold medal on behalf of Congress to Jack Nicklaus, in recognition of his service to the Nation in promoting excellence, good sportsmanship, and philanthropy, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Pat Tiberi / Financial Services Committee)

    3) H.R. 2939 – A bill to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Shimon Peres, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Joseph Kennedy / Financial Services Committee)

    4) H.R. 3658 – Monuments Men Recognition Act of 2013 (Sponsored by Rep. Kay Granger / Financial Services Committee)

    5) H.R. 1209 – To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the “Doolittle Tokyo Raiders”, for outstanding heroism, valor, skill, and service to the United States in conducting the bombings of Tokyo (Sponsored by Rep. Pete Olson / Financial Services Committee)

    6) S. 309 – A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the Civil Air Patrol (Sponsored by Sen. Tom Harkin / Financial Services Committee)

    7) H.R. 685 – American Fighter Aces Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sam Johnson / Financial Services Committee)

    8) H.R. 4268 – To amend title 23, the United States Code, with respect to United States Route 78 in Mississippi, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Alan Nunnelee / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

    1) H.R. 3530 – Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2013 (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Poe / Judiciary Committee)

    2) H.R. 3610 – Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act (Sponsored by Rep. Erik Paulsen / Judiciary Committee / Education and the Workforce Committee)

    3) H.R. 4225 – Stop Advertising Victims of Exploitation (SAVE) Act (Sponsored by Rep. Ann Wagner / Judiciary Committee)

    4) H.R. 4058 – Preventing Sex Trafficking and Improving Opportunities for Youth in Foster Care Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dave Reichert / Ways and Means Committee)

    5) H.R. 4573 – International Megan’s Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Smith / Foreign Affairs Committee / Judiciary Committee)

    6) H.Res. 573 – Condemning the abduction of female students by armed militants from the terrorist group known as Boko Haram in northeastern provinces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Frederica Wilson / Foreign Affairs Committee)

    8) H.R. 4031 – The Department of Veterans Affairs Management Accountability Act of 2014 (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

    H.R. 4435 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Buck McKeon / Armed Services Committee)

    Possible Consideration of H.R. 3361 – Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ending Eavesdropping, Dragnet-collection, and Online Monitoring Act (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. James Sensenbrenner / Judiciary Committee / Intelligence Committee / Financial Services Committee)

    Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on “Boko Haram: The Growing Threat to Schoolgirls, Nigeria, and Beyond” (Wednesday, May 21st, at 10:00 a.m.)



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