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Public Bills And Resolutions

Under clause 2 of rule XII, public bills and resolutions of the following titles were introduced and severally referred, as follows: By Ms. BALDWIN (for herself and Mr. Ribble): H.R. 4071. A bill to amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to provide that the provisions relating to countervailing duties apply to nonmarket economy countries; to the Committee on Ways and Means. By Mr. MILLER of Florida (for himself and Mr. Stutzman): H.R. 4072. A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve employment services for veterans by consolidating various programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. By Mr. LAMBORN: H.R. 4073. A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to accept the quitclaim, disclaimer, and relinquishment of a railroad right of way within and adjacent to Pike National Forest in El Paso County, Colorado, originally granted to the Mt. Manitou Park and Incline Railway Company pursuant to the Act of March 3, 1875; to the Committee on Natural Resources. By Mr. BROUN of Georgia (for himself, Mr. Wilson of South Carolina, and Mr. Coble): H.R. 4074. A bill to amend section 1951 of title 18, United States Code (commonly known as the Hobbs Act), and for other purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary. By Mr. TURNER of New York (for himself, Mr. Grimm, Mr. King of New York, and Mr. Palazzo): H.R. 4075. A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against tax for qualified elementary and secondary education tuition; to the Committee on Ways and Means. By Mr. FRANK of Massachusetts: H.R. 4076. A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to add a rule of construction relating to certain payments to an employee of a mortgage originator; to the Committee on Financial Services. By Mr. ROYCE: H.R. 4077. A bill to authorize the Secretary of State to pay a reward to combat transnational organized crime and for information concerning foreign nationals wanted by international criminal tribunals, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Foreign Affairs. By Mr. GRIFFIN of Arkansas (for himself, Mr. Smith of Texas, Mr. Coble, Mr. Gallegly, Mr. Chabot, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Poe of Texas, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. Marino, Mr. Gowdy, Mr. Ross of Florida, Mrs. Adams, Mr. Quayle, Mr. Amodei, and Mr. Carter): H.R. 4078. A bill to provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 6.0 percent; to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. By Mr. McKINLEY (for himself, Ms. Waters, and Mrs. Napolitano): H.R. 4079. A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require recipients of grants and other assistance from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for the provision of housing and other services for homeless veterans to comply with codes relevant to operations and level of care provided, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. By Mr. ACKERMAN: H.R. 4080. A bill to direct the Architect of the Capitol to acquire a statue of ``The Unknown Slave'' for permanent display in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center, and for other purposes; to the Committee on House Administration. By Mr. GRAVES of Missouri (for himself and Mr. West): H.R. 4081. A bill to amend the Small Business Act to consolidate and revise provisions relating to contract bundling, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Small Business. By Mr. HIGGINS (for himself, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Moran, Mr. McDermott, Mr. Baca, and Mr. Hinchey): H.R. 4082. A bill to amend title VII of the Social Security Act to require the President to transmit the annual budget of the Social Security Administration without revisions to Congress, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Ways and Means. By Mr. PALLONE (for himself, Mr. Langevin, Ms. Norton, Ms. Pingree of Maine, Mr. Cicilline, Mr. Michaud, and Mr. Engel): H.R. 4083. A bill to amend title V of the Social Security Act to extend funding for family-to-family health information centers to help families of children with disabilities or special health care needs make informed choices about health care for their children; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. By Mr. TIERNEY (for himself, Ms. Slaughter, Mr. DeFazio, Mr. George Miller of California, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Jackson of Illinois, Mr. Visclosky, Mr. Kucinich, Mr. Welch, Ms. Kaptur, Ms. Schakowsky, Ms. Hirono, and Mr. Grijalva): H.R. 4084. A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit card accounts under open end consumer credit plans, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. By Mr. WELCH (for himself, Mr. Courtney, Mr. Owens, Ms. Hochul, Mr. Higgins, and Mr. Olver): H.R. 4085. A bill to amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to extend and improve the milk income loss contract program; to the Committee on Agriculture. By Mr. ALEXANDER (for himself, Mr. Harris, Mr. Bass of New Hampshire, Mr. Cassidy, Mr. Boustany, Mr. Wittman, Mr. Carter, Mr. Rokita, Mr. Harper, Ms. Foxx, Mr. Scott of South Carolina, Mr. Tipton, Mr. Scalise, Mr. Benishek, and Mr. Landry): H.J. Res. 104. A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to Temporary Non-agricultural Employment of H-2B Aliens in the United States; to the Committee on the Judiciary. By Mr. BOSWELL (for himself, Mr. Cardoza, Mr. Costa, Mr. Holden, Mr. Boren, Mr. Chandler, Mr. David Scott of Georgia, Mr. Loebsack, and Mr. Braley of Iowa): H. Con. Res. 103. Concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the effective Federal tax rate paid by the President and Vice-President of the United States, and Members of the House of Representatives and Senate, should not be less than the effective Federal tax rate paid by middle class Americans; to the Committee on Ways and Means. By Mr. ROHRABACHER (for himself, Mr. Gohmert, and Mr. King of Iowa): H. Con. Res. 104. Concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the people of Baluchistan, currently divided between Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan, have the right to self-determination and to their own sovereign country; to the Committee on Foreign Affairs. By Mr. PITTS (for himself, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Shuler, Mr. Wolf, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Ellison, and Mr. Carter): H. Res. 556. A resolution condemning the Government of Iran for its continued persecution, imprisonment, and sentencing of Youcef Nadarkhani on the charge of apostasy; to the Committee on Foreign Affairs. By Mr. PASCRELL: H. Res. 557. A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current property tax deduction on private residences should not be further restricted; to the Committee on Ways and Means. By Mr. DREIER: H. Res. 558. A resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to provide a copy of the on-the-record portions of the audio backup file of the deposition of William R. Clemens that was conducted by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on February 5, 2008, to the prosecuting attorneys in the case of United States of America v. Clemens, No. 1:10-cr-00223-RBW (D.D.C.); considered and agreed to. By Mr. McKINLEY: H. Res. 559. A resolution calling for the release of United States citizens being held by the Government of Egypt; to the Committee on Foreign Affairs. By Ms. LEE of California (for herself, Mr. Carnahan, Mr. Burgess, Mrs. Capito, and Mr. Young of Florida): H. Res. 560. A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. By Mr. GINGREY of Georgia: H. Res. 561. A resolution recognizing the National Association of Journeymen Linemen and the profession of Journeymen Linemen and the contributions of these brave men and women to protect public safety and expressing support for designation of April 18, 2012, as National Journeymen Linemen Day; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce.