The Source

Bills Introduced

Abortion

H.R. 6613—Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC)/Energy and Commerce (7/26/18)—A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to condition receipt of grants and contracts under such title on compliance with abortion prohibition.

Child Protection

H.R. 6595—Rep. Jody Hice (R-GA)/Judiciary (7/26/18)—A bill to impose certain additional requirements on aliens who are required to register as sex offenders, and for other purposes.

Health

S. Res. 1033—Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ)/Energy and Commerce (7/26/18)—A resolution recognizing the importance of access to comprehensive, high-quality, life-affirming medical care for women of all ages.

S. Res. 1032—Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA)/Energy and Commerce (7/25/18)—A resolution supporting infant nutrition through improved breastfeeding practices.

Human Trafficking

S. 3280—Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV)/Indian Affairs (7/26/18)—A bill to increase intergovernmental coordination to identify and combat human trafficking within Indian lands and of Indians.

Judiciary

H.R. 6568—Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA)/Judiciary (7/26/18)—A bill to make it a criminal offense for federal law enforcement officers to engage in sexual acts with individuals in their custody, to encourage states to adopt similar laws, and for other purposes.

Small Business/Entrepreneurship

H.R. 6609—Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY)/Small Business (7/26/18)—A bill to reauthorize the Interagency Committee on Women’s Business Enterprise, and for other purposes.

STEM

S. Res. 592—Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR)/Considered and agreed to (7/25/18)—A resolution designating October 9, 2018, as “National Ada Lovelace Day,” and honoring the life and legacy of Ada Lovelace, the first computer programmer.

S. Res. 593—Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR)/Considered and agreed to (7/25/18)—A resolution honoring the life and legacy of Grace Hopper, professor, inventor, entrepreneur, business leader, and Rear Admiral of the Navy.

Violence Against Women

H.R. 6464—Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA)/Education and the Workforce; Judiciary (7/23/18)—A bill to increase transparency and reporting on campus sexual violence, and for other purposes.

H.R. 6545—Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)/Judiciary; Energy and Commerce; Financial Services; Ways and Means; Natural Resources; Education and the Workforce (7/26/18)—A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, and for other purposes.

H.R. 6629—Rep. Eric Swallwell (D-CA)/Judiciary (7/26/18)—A bill to authorize the attorney general to make grants to states and units of local government to implement statutes, rules, policies, or procedures to authorize courts to issue relinquishment orders with respect to individuals charged with or convicted of a crime of domestic violence, or subject to a domestic violence protective order, and for other purposes