U.S. Senate Legislation for Session 110

Bill NumberBill TitleCategory
S 1 A bill to provide greater transparency in the legislative process.
S 2 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage.
S 3 A bill to amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for fair prescription drug prices for Medicare beneficiaries.
S 4 A bill to make the United States more secure by implementing unfinished recommendations of the 9/11 Commission to fight the war on terror more effectively, to improve homeland security, and for other purposes.
S 5 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research.
S 6 A bill to enhance the security of the United States by reducing the dependence of the United States on foreign and unsustainable energy sources and the risks of global warming, and for other purposes.
S 7 A bill to amend title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and other laws and provisions and urge Congress to make college more affordable through increased Federal Pell Grants and providing more favorable student loans and other benefits, and for other purposes.
S 8 A bill to restore and enhance the capabilities of the Armed Forces, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces, to support the men and women of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 9 A bill to recognize the heritage of the United States as a nation of immigrants and to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for more effective border and employment enforcement, to prevent illegal immigration, and to reform and rationalize avenues for legal immigration, and for other purposes.
S 10 A bill to reinstate the pay-as-you-go requirement and reduce budget deficits by strengthening budget enforcement and fiscal responsibility.
S 11 A bill to provide liability protection to volunteer pilot nonprofit organizations that fly for public benefit and to the pilots and staff of such nonprofit organizations, and for other purposes.
S 12 A bill to promote home ownership, manufacturing, and economic growth.
S 13 A bill to temporarily extend increases in certain home loan limits.
S 14 A bill to repeal the sunset on certain tax rates and other incentives and to repeal the individual alternative minimum tax, and for other purposes.
S 15 A bill to establish a new budget process to create a comprehensive plan to rein in spending, reduce the deficit, and regain control of the Federal budget process.
S 16 A bill to provide for certain land to be held in trust for the Burns Paiute Tribe.
S 17 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to allow workers who attain age 65 after 1981 and before 1992 to choose either lump sum payments over four years totaling $5,000 or an improved benefit computation formula under a new 10-year rule governing the transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977, and for other purposes.
S 18 A bill to improve the authority of the Special Inspector General charged with overseeing the Troubled Asset Relief Program, and for other purposes.
S 19 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow taxpayers to designate a portion of their income tax payment to provide assistance to homeless veterans, and for other purposes.
S 20 A bill to prohibit the implementation or enforcement of certain regulations.
S 21 A bill to expand access to preventive health care services that help reduce unintended pregnancy, reduce abortions, and improve access to women's health care.
S 22 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a program of educational assistance for members of the Armed Forces who serve in the Armed Forces after September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.
S 23 A bill to promote renewable fuel and energy security of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 24 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require a health advisory and monitoring of drinking water for perchlorate.
S 25 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish requirements for certain petitions submitted to the Food and Drug Administration, and for other purposes.
S 26 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a program demonstrating multiple approaches to Lifelong Learning Accounts, which are portable, worker-owned savings accounts that can be used by workers to help finance education, training, and apprenticeships and which are intended to supplement both public and employer-provided education and training resources, and for other purposes.
S 27 A bill to authorize the implementation of the San Joaquin River Restoration Settlement.
S 28 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the use of generic drugs under the Medicare part D prescription drug program when available unless the brand name drug is determined to be medically necessary.
S 29 A bill to clarify the tax treatment of certain payments made to homeowners by the Louisiana Recovery Authority and the Mississippi Development Authority.
S 30 A bill to intensify research to derive human pluripotent stem cell lines.
S 31 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reduce fraud in certain visa programs for aliens working temporarily in the United States.
S 32 A bill to reform the acquisition process of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
S 33 A bill to redesignate the Office for Vocational and Adult Education as the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education.
S 34 A bill to promote simplification and fairness in the administration and collection of sales and use taxes.
S 35 A bill to amend section 7209 of the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 and for other purposes.
S 36 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act to establish a biofuels promotion program to promote sustainable production of biofuels and biomass, and for other purposes.
S 37 A bill to enhance the management and disposal of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste, to assure protection of public health safety, to ensure the territorial integrity and security of the repository at Yucca Mountain, and for other purposes.
S 38 A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a program for the provision of readjustment and mental health services to veterans who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom, and for other purposes.
S 39 A bill to establish a coordinated national ocean exploration program within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes.
S 40 A bill to authorize the issuance of Federal charters and licenses for carrying on the sale, solicitation, negotiation, and underwriting of insurance or any other insurance operations, to provide a comprehensive system for the Federal regulation and supervision of national insurers and national agencies, to provide for policyholder protections in the event of an insolvency or the impairment of a national insurer, and for other purposes.
S 41 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to improve America's research competitiveness, and for other purposes.
S 42 A bill to make improvements to the Arctic Research and Policy Act of 1984.
S 43 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to preserve and protect Social Security benefits of American workers and to help ensure greater congressional oversight of the Social Security system by requiring that both Houses of Congress approve a totalization agreement before the agreement, giving foreign workers Social Security benefits, can go into effect.
S 44 A bill to require disclosure and payment of noncommercial air travel in the Senate.
S 45 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make a technical correction in the definition of outpatient speech-language pathology services.
S 46 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the permissible use of health savings accounts to include premiums for non-group high deductible health plan coverage.
S 47 A bill to establish a Law Enforcement Assistance Force in the Department of Homeland Security to facilitate the contributions of retired law enforcement officers during major disasters.
S 48 A bill to return meaning to the Fifth Amendment by limiting the power of eminent domain.
S 49 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prevent the carriage of child pornography by video service providers, to protect children from online predators, and to restrict the sale or purchase of children's personal information in interstate commerce.
S 50 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide economic incentives for the preservation of open space and conservation of natural resources, and for other purposes.
S 51 A bill to derive human pluripotent stem cell lines using techniques that do not knowingly harm embryos.
S 52 A bill to amend the Tennessee Valley Authority Act of 1933 to increase the membership of the Board of Directors and require that each State in the service area of the Tennessee Valley Authority be represented by at least 1 member.
S 53 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide health care practitioners in rural areas with training in preventive health care, including both physical and mental care, and for other purposes.
S 54 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of services provided by nursing school clinics under State medicaid programs.
S 55 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual alternative minimum tax.
S 56 A bill to provide relief to the Pottawatomi Nation in Canada for settlement of certain claims against the United States.
S 57 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to deem certain service in the organized military forces of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts to have been active service for purposes of benefits under programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
S 58 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the reduction in the deductible portion of expenses for business meals and entertainment.
S 59 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve access to advanced practice nurses and physician assistants under the Medicaid Program.
S 60 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children.
S 61 A bill to amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to authorize the use of clinical social workers to conduct evaluations to determine work-related emotional and mental illnesses.
S 62 A bill to treat certain hospital support organizations as qualified organizations for purposes of determining acquisition indebtedness.
S 63 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove the restriction that a clinical psychologist or clinical social worker provide services in a comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facility to a patient only under the care of a physician.
S 64 A bill to amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to ensure that social work students or social work schools are eligible for support under certain programs to assist individuals in pursuing health careers and programs of grants for training projects in geriatrics, and to establish a social work training program.
S 65 A bill to modify the age-60 standard for certain pilots and for other purposes.
S 66 A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to determine the validity of the claims of certain Filipinos that they performed military service on behalf of the United States during World War II.
S 67 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit former members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated as total to travel on military aircraft in the same manner and to the same extent as retired members of the Armed Forces are entitled to travel on such aircraft.
S 68 A bill for the relief of Vichai Sae Tung (also known as Chai Chaowasaree).
S 69 A bill to authorize appropriations for the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program, and for other purposes.
S 70 A bill to restore the traditional day of observance of Memorial Day, and for other purposes.
S 71 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize certain disabled former prisoners of war to use Department of Defense commissary and exchange stores.
S 72 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide improved reimbursement for clinical social worker services under the medicare program.
S 73 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for patient protection by establishing minimum nurse staffing ratios at certain Medicare providers, and for other purposes.
S 74 A bill to ensure adequate funding for high-threat areas, and for other purposes.
S 75 A bill to require the Federal Aviation Administration to finalize the proposed rule relating to the reduction of fuel tank flammability exposure, and for other purposes.
S 76 A bill to amend section 1028 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the possession, transfer, or use of fraudulent travel documents.
S 77 A bill to improve the tracking of stolen firearms and firearms used in a crime, to allow more frequent inspections of gun dealers to ensure compliance with Federal gun law, to enhance the penalties for gun trafficking, and for other purposes.
S 78 A bill for the relief of Alemseghed Mussie Tesfamical.
S 79 A bill to establish within the United States Marshals Service a short term State witness protection program to provide assistance to State and local district attorneys to protect their witnesses in homicide and major violent crime cases and to provide Federal grants for such protection.
S 80 A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for 8 weeks of paid leave for Federal employees giving birth and for other purposes.
S 81 A bill to authorize the United States Department of Energy to remediate the Western New York Nuclear Service Center in the Town of Ashford, New York, and to dispose of nuclear waste.
S 82 A bill to reaffirm the authority of the Comptroller General to audit and evaluate the programs, activities, and financial transactions of the intelligence community, and for other purposes.
S 83 A bill to provide increased rail transportation security.
S 84 A bill to establish a United States Boxing Commission to administer the Act, and for other purposes.
S 85 A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to clarify that territories and Indian tribes are eligible to receive grants for confronting the use of methamphetamine.
S 86 A bill to designate segments of Fossil Creek, a tributary to the Verde River in the State of Arizona, as wild and scenic rivers.
S 87 A bill to permit the cancellation of certain loans under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act.
S 88 A bill to increase the penalty for failure to comply with lobbying disclosure requirements.
S 89 A bill to prohibit authorized committees and leadership PACs from employing the spouse or immediate family members of any candidate or Federal office holder connected to the committee.
S 90 A bill to modify the application of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to Indian tribes.
S 91 A bill to require the Congressional Budget Office and the Joint Committee on Taxation to use dynamic economic modeling in addition to static economic modeling in the preparation of budgetary estimates of proposed changes in Federal revenue law.
S 92 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the unlawful acquisition and use of confidential customer proprietary network information, and for other purposes.
S 93 A bill to authorize NTIA to borrow against anticipated receipts of the Digital Television and Public Safety Fund to initiate migration to a national IP-enabled emergency network capable of receiving and responding to all citizen activated emergency communications.
S 94 A bill to protect the welfare of consumers by prohibiting price gouging by merchants with respect to gasoline or petroleum distillates during certain abnormal market disruptions.
S 95 A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every uninsured child in America has health insurance coverage, and for other purposes.
S 96 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure a fairer and simpler method of taxing controlled foreign corporations of United States shareholders, to treat certain foreign corporations managed and controlled in the United States as domestic corporations, to codify the economic substance doctrine, and to eliminate the top corporate income tax rate, and for other purposes.
S 97 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to replace the Hope and Lifetime Learning credits with a partially refundable college opportunity credit.
S 98 A bill to foster the development of minority-owned small businesses.
S 99 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable credit for small business employee health insurance expenses.
S 100 A bill to encourage the health of children in schools by promoting better nutrition and increased physical activity, and for other purposes.
S 101 A bill to update and reinvigorate universal service provided under the Communications Act of 1934.
S 102 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and expand relief from the alternative minimum tax and to repeal the extension of the lower rates for capital gains and dividends for 2009 and 2010.
S 103 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that major oil and gas companies will not be eligible for the effective rate reductions enacted in 2004 for domestic manufacturers.
S 104 A bill to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to establish criminal penalties for knowingly and willfully falsifying or failing to file or report certain information required to be reported under that Act.
S 105 A bill to prohibit the spouse of a Member of Congress previously employed as a lobbyist from lobbying the Member after the Member is elected.
S 106 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of a National Center for Social Work Research.
S 107 A bill to amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to make certain graduate programs in professional psychology eligible to participate in various health professions loan programs.
S 108 A bill to amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to make certain graduate programs in professional psychology eligible to participate in various health professions loan programs.
S 109 A bill to recognize the organization known as the National Academics of Practice.
S 110 A bill to allow the psychiatric or psychological examinations required under chapter 313 of title 18, United States Code, relating to offenders with mental disease or defect, to be conducted by a clinical social worker.
S 111 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to recognize the United States Military Cancer Institute as an establishment within the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, to require the Institute to promote the health of members of the Armed Forces and their dependents by enhancing cancer research and treatment, to provide for a study of the epidemiological causes of cancer among various ethnic groups for cancer prevention and early detection efforts, and for other purposes.
S 112 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide 100 percent reimbursement for medical assistance provided to a Native Hawaiian through a federally-qualified health center or a Native Hawaiian health care system.
S 113 A bill to make appropriations for military construction and family housing projects for the Department of Defense for fiscal year 2007.
S 114 A bill to authorize resources for a grant program for local educational agencies to create innovation districts.
S 115 A bill to suspend royalty relief, to repeal certain provisions of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal certain tax incentives for the oil and gas industry.
S 116 A bill to authorize resources to provide students with opportunities for summer learning through summer learning grants.
S 117 A bill to amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve benefits and services for members of the Armed Forces, veterans of the Global War on Terrorism, and other veterans, to require reports on the effects of the Global War on Terrorism, and for other purposes.
S 118 A bill to give investigators and prosecutors the tools they need to combat public corruption.
S 119 A bill to prohibit profiteering and fraud relating to military action, relief, and reconstruction efforts, and for other purposes.
S 120 A bill to establish a grant program for individuals still suffering health effects as a result of the September 11, 2001, attacks in New York City and at the Pentagon.
S 121 A bill to provide for the redeployment of United States forces from Iraq.
S 122 A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 to extend benefits to service sector workers and firms, enhance certain trade adjustment assistance authorities, and for other purposes.
S 123 A bill to authorize the project for hurricane and storm damage reduction, Morganza to the Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana.
S 124 A bill to provide certain counties with the ability to receive television broadcast signals of their choice.
S 125 A bill to establish the Granada Relocation Center National Historic Site as an affiliated unit of the National Park System.
S 126 A bill to modify the boundary of Mesa Verde National Park, and for other purposes.
S 127 A bill to amend the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve Act of 2000 to explain the purpose and provide for the administration of the Baca National Wildlife Refuge.
S 128 A bill to amend the Cache La Poudre River Corridor Act to designate a new management entity, make certain technical and conforming amendments, enhance private property protections, and for other purposes.
S 129 A bill to study and promote the use of energy-efficient computer servers in the United States.
S 130 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend reasonable cost contracts under Medicare.
S 131 A bill to extend for 5 years the Mark-to-Market program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
S 132 A bill to end the trafficking of methamphetamines and precursor chemicals across the United States and its borders.
S 133 A bill to promote the national security and stability of the economy of the United States by reducing the dependence of the United States on oil through the use of alternative fuels and new technology, and for other purposes.
S 134 A bill to authorize the construction of the Arkansas Valley Conduit in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 135 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Army to acquire land for the purposes of expanding Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, and for other purposes.
S 136 A bill to expand the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium to include the Transportation Technology Center.
S 137 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide additional beneficiary protections.
S 138 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply the joint return limitation for capital gains exclusion to certain post-marriage sales of principal residences by surviving spouses.
S 139 A bill to expedite review by the Supreme Court of the warrantless electronic surveillance program of the National Security Agency.
S 140 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on telephone and other communications services.
S 141 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently increase the maximum annual contribution allowed to be made to Coverdell education savings accounts, and to provide for a deduction for contributions to education savings accounts.
S 142 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to allow qualifying States to use all or any portion of their allotments under the State Children's Health Insurance Program for certain Medicaid expenditures.
S 143 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the deduction of State and local general sales taxes.
S 144 A bill to provide Federal coordination and assistance in preventing gang violence.
S 145 A bill to make funds available for Pacific Salmon emergency disaster assistance.
S 146 A bill to require the Federal Government to purchase fuel efficient automobiles, and for other purposes.
S 147 A bill to empower women in Afghanistan, and for other purposes.
S 148 A bill to establish the Paterson Great Falls National Park in the State of New Jersey, and for other purposes.
S 149 A bill to address the effect of the death of a defendant in Federal criminal proceedings.
S 150 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to protect the health of pregnant women, fetuses, infants, and children by requiring a health advisory and drinking water standard for perchlorate.
S 151 A bill to permanently prohibit oil and gas leasing off the coast of the State of California, and for other purposes.
S 152 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a program to help States expand the educational system to include at least 1 year of early education preceding the year a child enters kindergarten.
S 153 A bill to provide for the monitoring of the long-term medical health of firefighters who responded to emergencies in certain disaster areas and for the treatment of such firefighters.
S 154 A bill to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities.
S 155 A bill to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities.
S 156 A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent.
S 157 A bill to permanently increase the maximum annual contribution allowed to be made to Coverdell education savings accounts.
S 158 A bill to expand access to affordable health care and to strengthen the health care safety net and make health care services more available in rural and underserved areas.
S 159 A bill to redesignate the White Rocks National Recreation Area in the State of Vermont as the "Robert T. Stafford White Rocks National Recreation Area".
S 160 A bill to provide for compensation to the Lower Brule and Crow Creek Sioux Tribes of South Dakota for damage to tribal land caused by Pick-Sloan projects along the Missouri River.
S 161 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for annual cost-of-living adjustments to be made automatically by law each year in the rates of disability compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for survivors of certain service-connected disabled veterans.
S 162 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the alcohol credit and the alternative fuel credit, to amend the Clean Air Act to promote the installation of fuel pumps for E-85 fuel, to amend title 49 of the United States Code to require the manufacture of dual fueled automobiles, and for other purposes.
S 163 A bill to improve the disaster loan program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
S 164 A bill to modernize the education system of the United States.
S 165 A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to provide compensation for certain livestock losses.
S 166 A bill to restrict any State from imposing a new discriminatory tax on cell phone services.
S 167 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to require the Secretary of Energy to provide grants to eligible entities to carry out research, development, and demonstration projects of cellulosic ethanol and construct infrastructure that enables retail gas stations to dispense cellulosic ethanol for vehicle fuel to reduce the consumption of petroleum-based fuel.
S 168 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a national cemetery for veterans in the Pikes Peak Region of Colorado.
S 169 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to clarify Federal authority relating to land acquisition from willing sellers for the majority of the trails in the System, and for other purposes.
S 170 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on telephone and other communications services.
S 171 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 301 Commerce Street in Commerce, Oklahoma, as the "Mickey Mantle Post Office Building".
S 172 A bill to prohibit Federal funding for the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
S 173 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish Medicare Health Savings Accounts.
S 174 A bill to amend the Head Start Act to require parental consent for nonemergency intrusive physical examinations.
S 175 A bill to provide for a feasibility study of alternatives to augment the water supplies of the Central Oklahoma Master Conservancy District and cities served by the District.
S 176 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the Indian employment credit and the depreciation rules for property used predominantly within an Indian reservation.
S 177 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the McGee Creek Authority certain facilities of the McGee Creek Project, Oklahoma, and for other purposes.
S 178 A bill to protect freedom of speech exercisable by houses of worship or meditation and affiliated organizations.
S 179 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to establish the position of Deputy Secretary of Defense for Management, and for other purposes.
S 180 A bill to provide a permanent deduction for State and local general sales taxes.
S 181 A bill to provide permanent tax relief from the marriage penalty.
S 182 A bill to authorize the Attorney General to make grants to improve the ability of State and local governments to prevent the abduction of children by family members, and for other purposes.
S 183 A bill to require the establishment of a corporate average fuel economy standard for passenger automobiles of 40 miles per gallon by 2017, and for other purposes.
S 184 A bill to provide improved rail and surface transportation security.
S 185 A bill to restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States.
S 186 A bill to provide appropriate protection to attorney-client privileged communications and attorney work product.
S 187 A bill to provide sufficient resources to permit electronic surveillance of United States persons for foreign intelligence purposes to be conducted pursuant to individualized court-issued orders for calls originating in the United States, to provide additional resources to enhance oversight and streamline the procedures of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978, to ensure review of the Terrorist Surveillance Program by the United States Supreme Court, and for other purposes.
S 188 A bill to revise the short title of the Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006.
S 189 A bill to decrease the matching funds requirements and authorize additional appropriations for Keweenaw National Historical Park in the State of Michigan.
S 190 A bill to provide a technical correction to the Pension Protection Act of 2006.
S 191 A bill to provide relief for all air carriers with pension plans that are not frozen pension plans.
S 192 A bill providing greater transparency with respect to lobbying activities, and for other purposes.
S 193 A bill to increase cooperation on energy issues between the United States Government and foreign governments and entities in order to secure the strategic and economic interests of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 194 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 North Frontage Road West in Vail, Colorado, as the "Gerald R. Ford, Jr. Post Office Building".
S 195 A bill to amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to establish permanent authority for the Secretary of Agriculture to quickly provide disaster relief to agricultural producers that incur crop or livestock losses as a result of damaging weather or related condition in federally declared disaster areas, and for other purposes.
S 196 A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to deny Federal retirement benefits to individuals convicted of certain offenses, and for other purposes.
S 197 A bill to authorize salary adjustments for justices and judges of the United States for fiscal year 2007.
S 198 A bill to improve authorities to address urgent nonproliferation crises and United States nonproliferation operations.
S 199 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Amendments of 1996 to modify the grant program to improve sanitation in rural and Native villages in the State of Alaska.
S 200 A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation and the United States Geological Survey, to conduct a study on groundwater resources in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.
S 201 A bill to establish a grant program for individuals still suffering health effects as a result of the September 11, 2001, attacks in New York City and at the Pentagon.
S 202 A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain Forest Service land to the city of Coffman Cove, Alaska.
S 203 A bill to provide equitable treatment for the people of the Village Corporation established for the Native Village of Saxman, Alaska, and for other purposes.
S 204 A bill for the relief of Ziad Mohamed Shaban Khweis, Heyam Ziad Khweis, and Juman Ziad Khweis.
S 205 A bill to grant rights-of-way for electric transmission lines over certain Native allotments in the State of Alaska.
S 206 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to repeal the Government pension offset and windfall elimination provisions.
S 207 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow taxpayers to designate part or all of any income tax refund to support reservists and National Guard members.
S 208 A bill for the relief of Luay Lufti Hadad.
S 209 A bill for the relief of Marcos Antonio Sanchez-Diaz.
S 210 A bill for the relief of Anton Dodaj, Gjyljana Dodaj, Franc Dodaj, and Kristjan Dodaj.
S 211 A bill to facilitate nationwide availability of 2-1-1 telephone service for information and referral on human services. volunteer services, and for other purposes.
S 212 A bill for the relief of Perlat Binaj, Almida Binaj, Erina Binaj, and Anxhela Binaj.
S 213 A bill for the relief of Mohamad Derani, Maha Felo Derani, and Tarek Derani.
S 214 A bill to amend chapter 35 of title 28, United States Code, to preserve the independence of United States attorneys.
S 215 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure net neutrality.
S 216 A bill to provide for the exchange of certain Federal land in the Santa Fe National Forest and certain non-Federal land in the Pecos National Historical Park in the State of New Mexico.
S 217 A bill to require the United States Trade Representative to initiate a section 301 investigation into abuses by the Australian Wheat Board with respect to the United Nations Oil-for-Food Programme, and for other purposes.
S 218 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the income threshold used to calculate the refundable portion of the child tax credit.
S 219 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 152 North 5th Street in Laramie, Wyoming, as the "Gale W. McGee Post Office".
S 220 A bill to authorize early repayment of obligations to the Bureau of Reclamation within the A & B Irrigation District in the State of Idaho.
S 221 A bill to amend title 9, United States Code, to provide for greater fairness in the arbitration process relating to livestock and poultry contracts.
S 222 A bill to amend the Haitian Hemispheric Opportunity through Partnership Encouragement Act of 2006 to extend the date for the President to determine if Haiti meets certain requirements, and for other purposes.
S 223 A bill to require Senate candidates to file designations, statements, and reports in electronic form.
S 224 A bill to create or adopt, and implement, rigorous and voluntary American education content standards in mathematics and science covering kindergarten through grade 12, to provide for the assessment of student proficiency benchmarked against such standards, and for other purposes.
S 225 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the number of individuals qualifying for retroactive benefits from traumatic injury protection coverage under Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance.
S 226 A bill to direct the Inspector General of the Department of Justice to submit semi-annual reports regarding settlements relating to false claims and fraud against the Federal Government.
S 227 A bill to establish the Granada Relocation Center National Historic Site as an affiliated unit of the National Park System.
S 228 A bill to establish a small business child care grant program, and for other purposes.
S 229 A bill to redesignate a Federal building in Albuquerque, New Mexico, as the "Raymond G. Murphy Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center".
S 230 A bill to provide greater transparency in the legislative process.
S 231 A bill to authorize the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program at fiscal year 2006 levels through 2012.
S 232 A bill to make permanent the authorization for watershed restoration and enhancement agreements.
S 233 A bill to prohibit the use of funds for an escalation of United States military forces in Iraq above the numbers existing as of January 9, 2007.
S 234 A bill to require the FCC to issue a final order regarding television white spaces.
S 235 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain buildings and lands of the Yakima Project, Washington, to the Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District.
S 236 A bill to require reports to Congress on Federal agency use of data mining.
S 237 A bill to improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes.
S 238 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to limit the misuse of Social Security numbers, to establish criminal penalties for such misuse, and for other purposes.
S 239 A bill to require Federal agencies, and persons engaged in interstate commerce, in possession of data containing sensitive personally identifiable information, to disclose any breach of such information.
S 240 A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.
S 241 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into cooperative agreements to protect natural resources of units of the National Park System through collaborative efforts on land inside and outside of units of the National Park System.
S 242 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes.
S 243 A bill to improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system.
S 244 A bill to improve women's access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the delivery of obstetrical and gynecological services.
S 245 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to designate the President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home in Hope, Arkansas, as a National Historic Site and unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 246 A bill to enhance compliance assistance for small business.
S 247 A bill to designate the United States courthouse located at 555 Independence Street, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, as the "Rush Hudson Limbaugh, Sr. United States Courthouse".
S 248 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and modify the work opportunity credit, and for other purposes.
S 249 A bill to permit the National Football League to restrict the movement of its franchises, and for other purposes.
S 250 A bill to reduce the costs of prescription drugs for Medicare beneficiaries and to guarantee access to comprehensive prescription drug coverage under part D of the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
S 251 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes.
S 252 A bill to repeal the provision of law that provides automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.
S 253 A bill to permit the cancellation of certain loans under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, and for other purposes.
S 254 A bill to award posthumously a Congressional gold medal to Constantino Brumidi.
S 255 A bill to provide assistance to the State of New Mexico for the development of comprehensive State water plans, and for other purposes.
S 256 A bill to harmonize rate setting standards for copyright licenses under section 112 and 114 of title 17, United States Code, and for other purposes.
S 257 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of establishing the Columbia-Pacific National Heritage Area in the States of Washington and Oregon, and for other purposes.
S 258 A bill to clarify provisions relating to statutory copyright licenses for satellite carriers.
S 259 A bill to authorize the establishment of the Henry Kuualoha Giugni Kupuna Memorial Archives at the University of Hawaii.
S 260 A bill to establish the Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area.
S 261 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting, and for other purposes.
S 262 A bill to rename the Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area in the State of Idaho as the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area in honor of the late Morley Nelson, an international authority on birds of prey, who was instrumental in the establishment of this National Conservation Area, and for other purposes.
S 263 A bill to amend the Oregon Resource Conservation Act of 1996 to reauthorize the participation of the Bureau of Reclamation in the Deschutes River Conservancy, and for other purposes.
S 264 A bill to authorize the Bureau of Reclamation to participate in the rehabilitation of the Wallowa Lake Dam in Oregon, and for other purposes.
S 265 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation, to conduct a water resource feasibility study for the Little Butte/Bear Creek Subbasins in Oregon.
S 266 A bill to provide for the modification of an amendatory repayment contract between the Secretary of the Interior and the North Unit Irrigation District, and for other purposes.
S 267 A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to clarify that territories and Indian tribes are eligible to receive grants for confronting the use of methamphetamine.
S 268 A bill to designate the Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail, and for other purposes.
S 269 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase and permanently extend the expensing of certain depreciable business assets for small businesses.
S 270 A bill to permit startup partnerships and S corporations to elect taxable years other than required years.
S 271 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a shorter recovery period for the depreciation of certain improvements to retail space.
S 272 A bill to amend Public Law 87-383 to reauthorize appropriations to promote the conservation of migratory waterfowl and to offset or prevent the serious loss of important wetland and other waterfowl habitat essential to the preservation of migratory waterfowl, and for other purposes.
S 273 A bill to amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate for lower prices for Medicare prescription drugs.
S 274 A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements that such policies, forms, and agreements conform with certain disclosure protections, provide certain authority for the Special Counsel, and for other purposes.
S 275 A bill to establish the Prehistoric Trackways National Monument in the State of New Mexico.
S 276 A bill to strengthen the consequences of the fraudulent use of United States or foreign passports and for other purposes.
S 277 A bill to modify the boundaries of Grand Teton National Park to include certain land within the GT Park Subdivision, and for other purposes.
S 278 A bill to establish a program and criteria for National Heritage Areas in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 279 A bill to repeal certain sections of the Act of May 26, 1936, pertaining to the Virgin Islands.
S 280 A bill to provide for a program to accelerate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States by establishing a market-driven system of greenhouse gas tradeable allowances, to support the deployment of new climate change-related technologies, and to ensure benefits to consumers from the trading in such allowances, and for other purposes.
S 281 A bill to amend title 44 of the United States Code, to provide for the suspension of fines under certain circumstances for first-time paperwork violations by small business concerns.
S 282 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reduce over a 5-year period the interest rate on certain undergraduate student loans.
S 283 A bill to amend the Compact of Free Association Amendments Act of 2003, and for other purposes.
S 284 A bill to provide emergency agricultural disaster assistance.
S 285 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit to certain concentrated animal feeding operations for the cost of complying with environmental protection regulations.
S 286 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income interest received on loans secured by agricultural real property.
S 287 A bill to prohibit the use of funds for an escalation of United States military forces in Iraq above the numbers existing as of January 9, 2007.
S 288 A bill to amend titles 10 and 14, United States Code, to provide for the use of gold in the metal content of the Medal of Honor.
S 289 A bill to establish the Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.
S 290 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to rural primary health providers.
S 291 A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes.
S 292 A bill to establish a bipartisan commission on insurance reform.
S 293 A bill to extend the period in which States may spend funds from the additional allotments provided to States under the Social Services Block Grant program for necessary expenses related to the consequences of Hurricane Katrina and other hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico.
S 294 A bill to reauthorize Amtrak, and for other purposes.
S 295 A bill to establish a servitude and emancipation archival research clearinghouse in the National Archives.
S 296 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the availability of the cash method of accounting for small businesses, and for other purposes.
S 297 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide 15-year straight-line cost recovery for certain improvements to retail space and for qualified new restaurant improvements and to expand the eligibility for the work opportunity tax credit to all disabled veterans.
S 298 A bill to provide incentives for renewable energy production, to increase fuel economy standards for automobiles, and to provide tax incentives for renewable energy production.
S 299 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing for small businesses.
S 300 A bill to authorize appropriations for the Bureau of Reclamation to carry out the Lower Colorado River Multi-Species Conservation Program in the States of Arizona, California, and Nevada, and for other purposes.
S 301 A bill to provide higher education assistance for nontraditional students, and for other purposes.
S 302 A bill to establish a procedure to safeguard the Social Security Trust Funds.
S 303 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 324 Main Street in Grambling, Louisiana, shall be known and designated as the "Coach Eddie Robinson Post Office Building".
S 304 A bill to establish a commission to develop legislation designed to reform tax policy and entitlement benefit programs and to ensure a sound fiscal future for the United States, and for other purposes.
S 305 A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter.
S 306 A bill to provide certain requirements for hydroelectric projects on the Mohawk River in the State of New York, and for other purposes.
S 307 A bill to establish a minimum rate of release for water from the Yellowtail Dam, Montana.
S 308 A bill to prohibit an escalation in United States military forces in Iraq without prior authorization by Congress.
S 309 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide, and for other purposes.
S 310 A bill to express the policy of the United States regarding the United States relationship with Native Hawaiians and to provide a process for the recognition by the United States of the Native Hawaiian governing entity.
S 311 A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes.
S 312 A bill to authorize the Marion Park Project and Committee of the Palmetto Conservation Foundation to establish a commemorative work on Federal land in the District of Columbia and its environs to honor Brigadier General Francis Marion.
S 313 A bill for the relief of Ibrahim Parlak.
S 314 A bill for the relief of Josephina Valera Lopez.
S 315 A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes.
S 316 A bill to prohibit brand name drug companies from compensating generic drug companies to delay the entry of a generic drug into the market.
S 317 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish a program to regulate the emission of greenhouse gases from electric utilities.
S 318 A bill to redesignate the Special Textile Negotiator of the United States Trade Representative as the Chief Textile Negotiator and confer the rank of Ambassador upon that position, and for other purposes.
S 319 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the incentive to purchase larger and luxury motor vehicles.
S 320 A bill to provide for the protection of paleontological resources on Federal lands, and for other purposes.
S 321 A bill to establish pilot projects under the Medicare program to provide incentives for home health agencies to utilize home monitoring and communications technologies.
S 322 A bill to establish an Indian youth telemental health demonstration project.
S 323 A bill to require persons seeking approval for a liquefied natural gas facility to identify employees and agents engaged in activities to persuade communities of the benefits of the approval.
S 324 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of water resources in the State of New Mexico.
S 325 A bill to provide for innovation in health care through State initiatives that expand coverage and access and improve quality and efficiency in the health care system.
S 326 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a special period of limitation when uniformed services retirement pay is reduced as result of award of disability compensation.
S 327 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of sites associated with the life of Cesar Estrada Chavez and the farm labor movement.
S 328 A bill to ensure the implementation of the recommendations of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States.
S 329 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for cardiac rehabilitation and pulmonary rehabilitation services.
S 330 A bill to authorize secure borders and comprehensive immigration reform, and for other purposes.
S 331 A bill to provide grants from moneys collected from violations of the corporate average fuel economy program to be used to expand infrastructure necessary to increase the availability of alternative fuels.
S 332 A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to clarify the investigative authorities of the privacy officer of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
S 333 A bill to provide for the acknowledgment of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, and for other purposes.
S 334 A bill to provide affordable, guaranteed private health coverage that will make Americans healthier and can never be taken away.
S 335 A bill to prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from using private debt collection companies, and for other purposes.
S 336 A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to operate and maintain as a system the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal dispersal barriers, and for other purposes.
S 337 A bill to require the FCC to issue a final order regarding white spaces, and for other purposes.
S 338 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure and foster continued patient quality of care by establishing facility and patient criteria for long-term care hospitals and related improvements under the Medicare program.
S 339 A bill to promote the national security and stability of the United States economy by reducing the dependence of the United States on oil through the use of alternative fuels and new technology, and for other purposes.
S 340 A bill to improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes.
S 341 A bill to restore fairness in the provision of incentives for oil and gas production, and for other purposes.
S 342 A bill to expand visa waiver program to countries on a probationary basis and for other purposes.
S 343 A bill to extend the District of Columbia College Access Act of 1999.
S 344 A bill to permit the televising of Supreme Court proceedings.
S 345 A bill to establish a Homeland Security and Neighborhood Safety Trust Fund and refocus Federal priorities toward securing the Homeland, and for other purposes.
S 346 A bill to adjust the boundary of the Barataria Preserve Unit of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes.
S 347 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage, and for other purposes.
S 348 A bill to improve the amendments made by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.
S 349 An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional tax incentives to employers and employees of small businesses, and for other purposes.
S 350 A bill to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in government activities.
S 351 A bill to amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions.
S 352 A bill to provide for media coverage of Federal court proceedings.
S 353 A bill to authorize ecosystem restoration projects for the Indian River Lagoon-South and the Picayune Strand, Collier County, in the State of Florida.
S 354 A bill to provide for disclosure of fire safety standards and measures with respect to campus buildings, and for other purposes.
S 355 A bill to establish a National Commission on Entitlement Solvency.
S 356 A bill to ensure that women seeking an abortion are fully informed regarding the pain experienced by their unborn child.
S 357 A bill to improve passenger automobile fuel economy and safety, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, reduce dependence on foreign oil, and for other purposes.
S 358 A bill to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment.
S 359 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide additional support to students.
S 360 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand expenses which qualify for the Hope Scholarship Credit and to make the Hope Scholarship Credit and the Lifetime Learning Credit refundable.
S 361 A bill to designate the United States courthouse at South Federal Place in Santa Fe, New Mexico, as the "Santiago E. Campos United States Courthouse".
S 362 A bill to expand the number of embryonic stem cell lines available for federally funded research.
S 363 A bill to provide increased Federal funding for stem cell research, to expand the number of embryonic stem cell lines available for Federally funded research, to provide ethical guidelines for stem cell research, to derive human pluripotent stem cell lines using techniques that do not create an embryo or embryos for research or knowingly harm human embryo or embryos, and for other purposes.
S 364 A bill to strengthen United States trade laws and for other purposes.
S 365 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Energy to establish monetary prizes for achievements in overcoming scientific and technical barriers associated with hydrogen energy.
S 366 A bill to authorize the conveyance of certain Federal land in the State of New Mexico.
S 367 A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to prohibit the import, export, and sale of goods made with sweatshop labor, and for other purposes.
S 368 A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, and for other purposes.
S 369 A bill to provide for a medal of appropriate design to be awarded by the President to the next of kin or other representative of those individuals killed as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
S 370 A bill to designate the headquarters building of the Department of Education in Washington, DC, as the Lyndon Baines Johnson Federal Building.
S 371 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to clarify the house parent exemption to certain wage and hour requirements.
S 372 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2007 for the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Intelligence Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
S 373 A bill to facilitate and expedite direct refunds to coal producers and exporters of the excise tax unconstitutionally imposed on coal exported from the United States.
S 374 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide the same capital gains treatment for art and collectibles as for other investment property and to provide that a deduction equal to fair market value shall be allowed for charitable contributions of literary, musical, artistic, or scholarly compositions created by the donor.
S 375 A bill to waive application of the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to a specific parcel of real property transferred by the United States to 2 Indian tribes in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes.
S 376 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to improve the provisions relating to the carrying of concealed weapons by law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.
S 377 A bill to establish a United States-Poland parliamentary youth exchange program, and for other purposes.
S 378 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect judges, prosecutors, witnesses, victims, and their family members, and for other purposes.
S 379 A bill to support the establishment or expansion and operation of programs using a network of public and private community entities to provide mentoring for children in foster care.
S 380 A bill to reauthorize the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, and for other purposes.
S 381 A bill to establish a fact-finding Commission to extend the study of a prior Commission to investigate and determine facts and circumstances surrounding the relocation, internment, and deportation to Axis countries of Latin Americans of Japanese descent from December 1941 through February 1948, and the impact of those actions by the United States, and to recommend appropriate remedies, and for other purposes.
S 382 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a State family support grant program to end the practice of parents giving legal custody of their seriously emotionally disturbed children to State agencies for the purpose of obtaining mental health services for those children.
S 383 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend the period of eligibility for health care for combat service in the Persian Gulf War or future hostilities from two years to five years after discharge or release.
S 384 A bill to provide pay protection for members of the Reserve and the National Guard, and for other purposes.
S 385 A bill to improve the interoperability of emergency communications equipment.
S 386 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to require a higher volume of renewable fuel derived from cellulosic biomass, and for other purposes.
S 387 A bill to prohibit the sale by the Department of Defense of parts for F-14 fighter aircraft.
S 388 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a national standard in accordance with which nonresidents of a State may carry concealed firearms in the State.
S 389 A bill to increase the number of Federal judgeships, in accordance with recommendations by the Judicial Conference, in districts that have an extraordinarily high immigration caseload.
S 390 A bill to direct the exchange of certain land in Grand, San Juan, and Uintah Counties, Utah, and for other purposes.
S 391 A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to permanently prohibit the conduct of offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf in the Mid-Atlantic and North Atlantic planning areas.
S 392 A bill to ensure payment of United States assessments for United Nations peacekeeping operations for the 2005 through 2008 time period.
S 393 A bill to transfer unspent funds for grants by the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, the Office of Justice Programs, and the Office on Violence Against Women to the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program.
S 394 A bill to amend the Humane Methods of Livestock Slaughter Act of 1958 to ensure the humane slaughter of nonambulatory livestock, and for other purposes.
S 395 A bill to require States and Indian tribes to designate specific highway routes over which hazardous materials may be transported.
S 396 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat controlled foreign corporations in tax havens as domestic corporations.
S 397 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a refundable credit against income tax for the purchase of private health insurance, and for other purposes.
S 398 A bill to amend the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act to identify and remove barriers to reducing child abuse, to provide for examinations of certain children, and for other purposes.
S 399 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to include podiatrists as physicians for purposes of covering physicians services under the Medicaid program.
S 400 A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that dependent students who take a medically necessary leave of absence do not lose health insurance coverage, and for other purposes.
S 401 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to eliminate funding shortfalls for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) for fiscal year 2007.
S 402 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for qualified timber gains.
S 403 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that reimbursements for costs of using passenger automobiles for charitable and other organizations are excluded from gross income, and for other purposes.
S 404 A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require the implementation of country of origin labeling requirements by September 30, 2007.
S 405 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to specify the purposes for which funds provided under part A of title I may be used.
S 406 A bill to ensure local governments have the flexibility needed to enhance decision-making regarding certain mass transit projects.
S 407 A bill to amend the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 to designate a portion of Interstate Route 14 as a high priority corridor, and for other purposes.
S 408 A bill to recognize the heritage of hunting and provide opportunities for continued hunting on Federal public land.
S 409 A bill to provide environmental assistance to non-Federal interests in the State of North Dakota.
S 410 A bill to amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1999 to direct the Secretary of the Army to provide assistance to design and construct a project to provide a continued safe and reliable municipal water supply system for Devils Lake, North Dakota.
S 411 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide credit rate parity for all renewable resources under the electricity production credit.
S 412 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2633 11th Street in Rock Island, Illinois, as the "Lane Evans Post Office Building".
S 413 A bill to amend the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 and the Revised Statutes of the United States to prohibit financial holding companies and national banks from engaging, directly or indirectly, in real estate brokerage or real estate management activities, and for other purposes.
S 414 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Federal Meat Inspection Act to require that food that contains product from a cloned animal be labeled accordingly, and for other purposes.
S 415 A bill to amend the Revised Statutes of the United States to prevent the use of the legal system in a manner that extorts money from State and local governments, and the Federal Government, and inhibits such governments' constitutional actions under the first, tenth, and fourteenth amendments.
S 416 A bill for the relief of Denes Fulop and Gyorgyi Fulop.
S 417 A bill for the relief of Claudia Marquez Rico.
S 418 A bill for the relief of Shigeru Yamada.
S 419 A bill for the relief of Esidronio Arreola-Saucedo, Maria Elna Cobian Arreola, Nayely Bibiana Arreola, and Cindy Jael Arreola.
S 420 A bill for the relief of Jacqueline W. Coats.
S 421 A bill for the relief of Robert Liang and Alice Liang.
S 422 A bill to authorize any alien who has been issued a valid machine-readable biometric border crossing identification card to be temporarily admitted into the United States upon successfully completing a background check.
S 423 A bill to increase, effective as of December 1, 2007, the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans.
S 424 A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to carry out the Penobscot River Restoration Project.
S 425 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the resources eligible for the renewable energy credit to kinetic hydropower, and for other purposes.
S 426 A bill to provide that all funds collected from the tariff on imports of ethanol be invested in the research, development, and deployment of biofuels, especially cellulosic ethanol produced from biomass feedstocks.
S 427 A bill to provide for additional section 8 vouchers, to reauthorize the Public and Assisted Housing Drug Elimination Program, and for other purposes.
S 428 A bill to amend the Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999, and for other purposes.
S 429 A bill to amend the Native Hawaiian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that Act.
S 430 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the national defense through empowerment of the Chief of the National Guard Bureau and the enhancement of the functions of the National Guard Bureau, and for other purposes.
S 431 A bill to require convicted sex offenders to register online identifiers, and for other purposes.
S 432 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for kidney disease education services under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
S 433 A bill to state United States policy for Iraq, and for other purposes.
S 434 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to permit qualifying States to use a portion of their allotments under the State children's health insurance program for any fiscal year for certain medicaid expenditures.
S 435 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to preserve the essential air service program.
S 436 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1086 to reform the system of public financing for Presidential elections, and for other purposes.
S 437 A bill to provide for the conveyance of an A-12 Blackbird aircraft to the Minnesota Air National Guard Historical Foundation.
S 438 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the marketing of authorized generic drugs.
S 439 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit certain retired members of the uniformed services who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for their disability and either retired pay by reason of their years of military service or Combat-Related Special Compensation.
S 440 A bill to designate the National Museum of Wildlife Art, located at 2820 Rungius Road, Jackson, Wyoming, as the "National Museum of Wildlife Art of the United States".
S 441 A bill to permit certain school districts in Illinois to be reconstituted for purposes of determining assistance under the Impact Aid program.
S 442 A bill to provide for loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders.
S 443 A bill to establish the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 444 A bill to establish the South Park National Heritage Area in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 445 A bill to establish the position of Trade Enforcement Officer and a Trade Enforcement Division in the Office of the United States Trade Representative, to require identification of trade enforcement priorities, and for other purposes.
S 446 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize capitation grants to increase the number of nursing faculty and students, and for other purposes.
S 447 A bill to abolish the death penalty under Federal law.
S 448 A bill to prohibit the use of funds to continue deployment of the United States Armed Forces in Iraq beyond six months after the date of the enactment of this Act.
S 449 A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide standards and procedures to guide both State and local law enforcement agencies and law enforcement officers during internal investigations, interrogation of law enforcement officers, and administrative disciplinary hearings, to ensure accountability of law enforcement officers, to guarantee the due process rights of law enforcement officers, and to require States to enact law enforcement discipline, accountability, and due process laws.
S 450 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps.
S 451 A bill to establish a National Foreign Language Coordination Council.
S 452 A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, to ensure that liable entities meet environmental cleanup obligations, and for other purposes.
S 453 A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections.
S 454 A bill to provide an increase in funding for Federal Pell Grants, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 in order to expand the deduction for interest paid on student loans, raise the contribution limits for Coverdell Education Savings Accounts, and make the exclusion for employer provided educational assistance permanent, and for other purposes.
S 455 A bill to amend the internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief to active duty military personnel and employers who assist them, and for other purposes.
S 456 A bill to increase and enhance law enforcement resources committed to investigation and prosecution of violent gangs, to deter and punish violent gang crime, to protect law-abiding citizens and communities from violent criminals, to revise and enhance criminal penalties for violent crimes, to expand and improve gang prevention programs, and for other purposes.
S 457 A bill to extend the date on which the National Security Personnel System will first apply to certain defense laboratories.
S 458 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the treatment of certain physician pathology services under the Medicare program.
S 459 A bill to require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies, lumpectomies, and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer and coverage for secondary consultations.
S 460 A bill to make determinations by the United States Trade Representative under title III of the Trade Act of 1974 reviewable by the Court of International Trade and to ensure that the United States Trade Representative considers petitions to enforce United States Trade rights, and for other purposes.
S 461 A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to provide an Inspector General for the judicial branch, and for other purposes.
S 462 A bill to approve the settlement of the water rights claims of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Indian Reservation in Nevada, to require the Secretary of the Interior to carry out the settlement, and for other purposes.
S 463 A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to clarify when organizations described in section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 must register as political committees, and for other purposes.
S 464 A bill to amend title XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the requirements regarding advance directives in order to ensure that an individual's health care decisions are complied with, and for other purposes.
S 465 A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act and title III of the Public Health Service Act to improve access to information about individuals' health care options and legal rights for care near the end of life, to promote advance care planning and decisionmaking so that individuals' wishes are known should they become unable to speak for themselves, to engage health care providers in disseminating information about and assisting in the preparation of advance directives, which include living wills and durable powers of attorney for health care, and for other purposes.
S 466 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of an end-of-life planning consultation as part of an initial preventive physical examination under the Medicare program.
S 467 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to expand the clinical trials drug data bank.
S 468 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to drug safety, and for other purposes.
S 469 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions.
S 470 A bill to express the sense of Congress on Iraq.
S 471 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey to The Missouri River Basin Lewis and Clark Interpretive Trail and Visitor Center Foundation, Inc. certain Federal land associated with the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail in Nebraska, to be used as an historical interpretive site along the trail.
S 472 A bill to authorize a major medical facility project for the Department of Veterans Affairs at Denver, Colorado.
S 473 A bill to improve the prohibitions on money laundering, and for other purposes.
S 474 A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Michael Ellis DeBakey, M.D.
S 475 A bill to increase the number of Deputy United States Marshals that investigate immigration crimes.
S 476 A bill to amend chapter 3 of title 28, United States Code, to provide for 11 circuit judges on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
S 477 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land and improvements of the Gooding Division of the Minidoka Project, Idaho.
S 478 A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to replace the Federal Election Commission with Federal Election Administration, and for other purposes.
S 479 A bill to reduce the incidence of suicide among veterans.
S 480 A bill to amend the Antitrust Modernization Commission Act of 2002, to extend the term of the Antitrust Modernization Commission and to make a technical correction.
S 481 A bill to recruit and retain more qualified individuals to teach in Tribal Colleges or Universities.
S 482 A bill for the relief of Charles Nyaga.
S 483 A bill for the relief of Salah Naji Sujaa.
S 484 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve drug safety and oversight, and for other purposes.
S 485 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish an economy-wide global warming pollution emission cap-and-trade program to assist the economy in transitioning to new clean energy technologies, to protect employees and affected communities, to protect companies and consumers from significant increases in energy costs, and for other purposes.
S 486 A bill to establish requirements for lenders and institutions of higher education in order to protect students and other borrowers receiving educational loans.
S 487 A bill to amend the National Organ Transplant Act to clarify that kidney paired donations shall not be considered to involve the transfer of a human organ for valuable consideration.
S 488 A bill to revise the boundary of the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site in the State of North Carolina, and for other purposes.
S 489 A bill to improve efficiency in the Federal Government through the use of green buildings, and for other purposes.
S 490 A bill to provide for the return of the Fresnel Lens to the lantern room atop Presque Isle Light Station Lighthouse, Michigan, and for other purposes.
S 491 A bill to clarify the rules of origin for certain textile and apparel products.
S 492 A bill to promote stabilization and reconstruction efforts in Somalia, to establish a Special Envoy for Somalia to strengthen United States support to the people of Somalia in their efforts to establish a lasting peace and form a democratically elected and stable central government, and for other purposes.
S 493 A bill to designate certain public land as wilderness and certain rivers as wild and scenic rivers in the State of California, to designate Salmon Restoration Areas, to establish the Sacramento River National Recreation Area and Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, and for other purposes.
S 494 A bill to endorse further enlargement of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and to facilitate the timely admission of new members to NATO, and for other purposes.
S 495 A bill to prevent and mitigate identity theft, to ensure privacy, to provide notice of security breaches, and to enhance criminal penalties, law enforcement assistance, and other protections against security breaches, fraudulent access, and misuse of personally identifiable information.
S 496 A bill to reauthorize and improve the program authorized by the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965.
S 497 A bill to repeal a prohibition on the use of certain funds for tunneling in certain areas with respect to the Los Angeles to San Fernando Valley Metro Rail project, California.
S 498 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the Medicare program for beneficiaries residing in rural areas.
S 499 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow section 1031 treatment for exchanges involving certain mutual ditch, reservoir, or irrigation company stock.
S 500 A bill to establish the Commission to Study the Potential Creation of the National Museum of the American Latino to develop a plan of action for the establishment and maintenance of a National Museum of the American Latino in Washington, DC, and for other purposes.
S 501 A bill for the relief of Ilko Vasilev Ivanov, Anelia Marinova Peneva, Marina Ilkova Ivanova, and Julia Ilkova Ivanova.
S 502 A bill to repeal the sunset on the reduction of capital gains rates for individuals and on the taxation of dividends of individuals at capital gains rates.
S 503 A bill to establish the SouthEast Crescent Authority, and for other purposes.
S 504 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish long-term care trust accounts and allow a refundable tax credit for contributions to such accounts, and for other purposes.
S 505 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the above-the-line deduction for teacher classroom supplies and to expand such deduction to include qualified professional development expenses.
S 506 A bill to improve efficiency in the Federal Government through the use of high-performance green buildings, and for other purposes.
S 507 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for reimbursement of certified midwife services and to provide for more equitable reimbursement rates for certified nurse-midwife services.
S 508 A bill to amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to apply whistleblower protections available to certain executive branch employees to legislative branch employees, and for other purposes.
S 509 A bill to provide improved aviation security, and for other purposes.
S 510 A bill to specify that the 100 most populous urban ares of the United States, as determined by the Secretary of Homeland Security, shall be eligible for grants under the Urban Area Security Initiative of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
S 511 A bill to provide student borrowers with basic rights, including the right to timely information about their loans and the right to make fair and reasonable loan payments, and for other purposes.
S 512 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the feasibility of enlarging the Arthur V. Watkins Dam Weber Basin Project, Utah, to provide additional water for the Weber Basin Project to fulfill the purposes for which that project was authorized.
S 513 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to revive previous authority on the use of the Armed Forces and the militia to address interference with State or Federal law, and for other purposes.
S 514 A bill to extend Federal recognition to the Muscogee Nation of Florida.
S 515 A bill to provide a mechanism for the determination on the merits of the claims of claimants who met the class criteria in a civil action relating to racial discrimination by the Department of Agriculture but who were denied that determination.
S 516 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the option of including combat pay when computing earned income.
S 517 A bill to amend the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Hurricane Recovery, 2006 to authorize the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide additional assistance to State and local governments for utility costs resulting from the provision of temporary housing units to evacuees from Hurricane Katrina and other hurricanes.
S 518 A bill to amend the Education Sciences Reform Act of 2002 to require the Statistics Commissioner to collect information from coeducational secondary schools on such schools' athletic programs.
S 519 A bill to modernize and expand the reporting requirements relating to child pornography, to expand cooperation in combating child pornography, and for other purposes.
S 520 A bill to enhance ecosystem protection and the range of outdoor opportunities protected by statute in the Skykomish River valley of the State of Washington by designating certain lower-elevation Federal lands as wilderness, and for other purposes.
S 521 A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse and customhouse located at 515 West First Street in Duluth, Minnesota, as the "Gerald W. Heaney Federal Building and United States Courthouse and Customhouse".
S 522 A bill to safeguard the economic health of the United States and the health and safety of the United States citizens by improving the management, coordination, and effectiveness of domestic and international intellectual property rights enforcement, and for other purposes.
S 523 A bill to amend the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Hurricane Recovery, 2006 to authorize the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide additional assistance to State and local governments for utility costs resulting from the provision of temporary housing units to evacuees from Hurricane Katrina and other hurricanes.
S 524 A bill to provide emergency agricultural disaster assistance for agricultural producers, manufacturers, and workers in the State of California.
S 525 A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to provide for the appointment of additional Federal circuit judges, to divide the Ninth Judicial Circuit of the United States into 2 circuits, and for other purposes.
S 526 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the scope of programs of education for which accelerated payments of educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill may be used, and for other purposes.
S 527 A bill to make amendments to the Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act.
S 528 A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from basing minimum prices for Class I milk on the distance or transportation costs from any location that is not within a marketing area, except under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.
S 529 A bill to allow the modified bloc voting by cooperative associations of milk producers in connection with a referendum on Federal Milk Marketing Order reform.
S 530 A bill to prohibit products that contain dry ultra-filtered milk products, milk protein concentrate, or casein from being labeled as domestic natural cheese, and for other purposes.
S 531 A bill to repeal section 10(f) of Public Law 93-531, commonly known as the "Bennett Freeze".
S 532 A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain Bureau of Land Management land to Park City, Utah, and for other purposes.
S 533 A bill to amend the National Aquaculture Act of 1980 to prohibit the issuance of permits for marine aquaculture facilities until requirements for the permits are enacted into law.
S 534 A bill to bring the FBI to full strength to carry out its mission.
S 535 A bill to establish an Unsolved Crimes Section in the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, and an Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Investigative Office in the Civil Rights Unit of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and for other purposes.
S 536 A bill to amend the Organic Foods Production Act of 1990 to prohibit the labeling of cloned livestock and products derived from cloned livestock as organic.
S 537 A bill to address ongoing small business and homeowner needs in the Gulf Coast States impacted by Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita.
S 538 A bill to reduce income tax withholding deposits to reflect a FICA payroll tax credit for certain employers located in specified portions of the GO Zone, and for other purposes.
S 539 A bill to address ongoing economic injury in Gulf Coast States impacted by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita by reviving tourist travel to the region.
S 540 A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to permit the sale of baby turtles as pets so long as the seller uses proven methods to effectively treat salmonella.
S 541 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to promote local and regional support for sustainable bioenergy and biobased products, to support the future of farming, forestry, and land management, to develop and support local bioenergy, biobased products, and food systems, and for other purposes.
S 542 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct feasibility studies to address certain water shortages within the Snake, Boise, and Payette River systems in the State of Idaho, and for other purposes.
S 543 A bill to improve Medicare beneficiary access by extending the 60 percent compliance threshold used to determine whether a hospital or unit of a hospital is an inpatient rehabilitation facility under the Medicare program.
S 544 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit to certain agriculture-related businesses for the cost of protecting certain chemicals.
S 545 A bill to improve consumer access to passenger vehicle loss data held by insurers.
S 546 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to make available additional amounts to address funding shortfalls in the State Children's Health Insurance Program for fiscal year 2007.
S 547 A bill to establish a Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security for Management, and for other purposes.
S 548 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that a deduction equal to fair market value shall be allowed for charitable contributions of literary, musical, artistic, or scholarly compositions created by the donor.
S 549 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases.
S 550 A bill to preserve existing judgeships on the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.
S 551 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit to certain agriculture-related businesses for the cost of protecting certain chemicals.
S 552 A bill to provide for the tax treatment of income received in connection with the litigation concerning the Exxon Valdez oil spill and for other purposes.
S 553 A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments of the Eightmile River in the State of Connecticut as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.
S 554 A bill to reduce the Federal budget deficit, and for other purposes.
S 555 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow small businesses to set up simple cafeteria plans to provide nontaxable employee benefits to their employees, to make changes in the requirements for cafeteria plans, flexible spending accounts, and benefits provided under such plans or accounts, and for other purposes.
S 556 A bill to reauthorize the Head Start Act, and for other purposes.
S 557 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the depreciation classification of motorsports entertainment complexes.
S 558 A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services.
S 559 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot under title III of such Act, and for other purposes.
S 560 A bill to create a Rural Policing Institute as part of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.
S 561 A bill to repeal the sunset of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 with respect to the expansion of the adoption credit and adoption assistance programs.
S 562 A bill to provide for flexibility and improvements in elementary and secondary education, and for other purposes.
S 563 A bill to extend the deadline by which State identification documents shall comply with certain minimum standards and for other purposes.
S 564 A bill to modernize water resources planning, and for other purposes.
S 565 A bill to expand and enhance postbaccalaureate opportunities at Hispanic-serving institutions, and for other purposes.
S 566 A bill to amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to establish a rural entrepreneur and microenterprise assistance program.
S 567 A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes.
S 568 A bill to prohibit deceptive conduct in the rating of video and computer games, and for other purposes.
S 569 A bill to accelerate efforts to develop vaccines for diseases primarily affecting developing countries and for other purposes.
S 570 A bill to designate additional National Forest System lands in the State of Virginia as wilderness or a wilderness study area, to designate the Kimberling Creek Potential Wilderness Area for eventual incorporation in the Kimberling Creek Wilderness, to establish the Seng Mountain and Bear Creek Scenic Areas, to provide for the development of trail plans for the wilderness areas and scenic areas, and for other purposes.
S 571 A bill to withdraw normal trade relations treatment from, and apply certain provisions of title IV of the Trade Act of 1974 to, the products of the People's Republic of China.
S 572 A bill to ensure that Federal student loans are delivered as efficiently as possible in order to provide more grant aid to students.
S 573 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women.
S 574 A bill to express the sense of Congress on Iraq.
S 575 A bill to authorize appropriations for border and transportation security personnel and technology, and for other purposes.
S 576 A bill to provide for the effective prosecution of terrorists and guarantee due process rights.
S 577 A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to add a provision relating to reporting and recordkeeping for positions involving energy commodities.
S 578 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve requirements under the Medicaid program for items and services furnished in or through an educational program or setting to children, including children with developmental, physical, or mental health needs, and for other purposes.
S 579 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to make grants for the development and operation of research centers regarding environmental factors that may be related to the etiology of breast cancer.
S 580 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to update the feasibility and suitability studies of four national historic trails, and for other purposes.
S 581 A bill to amend the Buy American Act to increase the requirement for American-made content, to tighten the waiver provisions, and for other purposes.
S 582 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to classify automatic fire sprinkler systems as 5-year property for purposes of depreciation.
S 583 A bill to create a competitive grant program for States to enable the States to award salary bonuses to highly qualified elementary school or secondary school teachers who teach, or commit to teach, for at least 3 academic years in a school served by a rural local educational agency.
S 584 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rehabilitation credit and the low-income housing credit.
S 585 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue coins in commemoration of Native Americans and the important contributions made by Indian tribes and individual Native Americans to the development of the United States and the history of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 586 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to promote positive health behaviors in women and children.
S 587 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the Model T Ford Automobile and the 100th anniversary of the Highland Park Plant, Michigan, the birthplace of the assembly line, and for other purposes.
S 588 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the Medicare caps on graduate medical education positions for States with a shortage of residents.
S 589 A bill to provide for the transfer of certain Federal property to the United States Paralympics, Incorporated, a subsidiary of the United States Olympic Committee.
S 590 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the investment tax credit with respect to solar energy property and qualified fuel cell property, and for other purposes.
S 591 A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to adjust for inflation the allowable amounts of financial resources of eligible households and to exclude from countable financial resources certain retirement and education accounts.
S 592 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a manufacturer's jobs credit, and for other purposes.
S 593 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a grant program to provide supportive services in permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless individuals, and for other purposes.
S 594 A bill to limit the use, sale, and transfer of cluster munitions.
S 595 A bill to amend the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 to strike a provision relating to modifications in reporting frequency.
S 596 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the regulation of Internet pharmacies.
S 597 A bill to amend title 39, United States Code, to extend the authority of the United States Postal Service to issue a semipostal to raise funds for breast cancer research.
S 598 A bill to require reporting regarding the disaster loan program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
S 599 A bill to improve the disaster loan program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
S 600 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish the School-Based Health Clinic program, and for other purposes.
S 601 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require broker reporting of customer's basis in securities transactions, and for other purposes.
S 602 A bill to develop the next generation of parental control technology.
S 603 A bill for the relief of Ashley Ross Fuller.
S 604 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to limit increases in the certain costs of health care services under the health care programs of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
S 605 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to promote and improve the allied health professions.
S 606 A bill to improve Federal contracting and procurement by eliminating fraud and abuse and improving competition in contracting and procurement and by enhancing administration of Federal contracting personnel, and for other purposes.
S 607 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent interference with Federal disaster relief efforts, and for other purposes.
S 608 A bill to improve the allocation of grants through the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
S 609 A bill to amend section 254 of the Communications Act of 1934 to provide that funds received as universal service contributions and the universal service support programs established pursuant to that section are not subject to certain provisions of title 31, United States Code, commonly known as the Antideficiency Act.
S 610 A bill to clarify the effective date of the modification of treatment for retirement annuity purposes of part-time service before April 7, 1986, of certain Department of Veterans Affairs health-care professionals.
S 611 A bill to provide for secondary school reform, and for other purposes.
S 612 A bill to improve the health of women through the establishment of Offices of Women's Health within the Department of Health and Human Services.
S 613 A bill to enhance the overseas stabilization and reconstruction capabilities of the United States Government, and for other purposes.
S 614 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to double the child tax credit for the first year, to expand the credit dependent care services, to provide relief from the alternative minimum tax, and for other purposes.
S 615 A bill to provide the nonimmigrant spouses and children of nonimmigrant aliens who perished in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks an opportunity to adjust their status to that of an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, and for other purposes.
S 616 A bill to promote health care coverage parity for individuals participating in legal recreational activities or legal transportation activities.
S 617 A bill to make the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass available at a discount to certain veterans.
S 618 A bill to further competition in the insurance industry.
S 619 A bill to prevent congressional reapportionment distortions.
S 620 A bill to establish a demonstration project to train unemployed workers for employment as health care professionals, and for other purposes.
S 621 A bill to establish commissions to review the facts and circumstances surrounding injustices suffered by European Americans, European Latin Americans, and Jewish refugees during World War II.
S 622 A bill to enhance fair and open competition in the production and sale of agricultural commodities.
S 623 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes.
S 624 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide waivers relating to grants for preventive health measures with respect to breast and cervical cancers.
S 625 A bill to protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products.
S 626 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for arthritis research and public health, and for other purposes.
S 627 A bill to amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to improve the health and well-being of maltreated infants and toddlers through the creation of a National Court Teams Resource Center, to assist local Court Teams, and for other purposes.
S 628 A bill to provide grants for rural health information technology development activities.
S 629 A bill to amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to provide direct and guaranteed loans, loan guarantees, and grants to complete the construction and rehabilitation of rural critical access hospitals.
S 630 A bill to amend part C of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a minimum payment rate by Medicare Advantage organizations for services furnished by a critical access hospital and a rural health clinic under the Medicare program.
S 631 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of remote patient management services for chronic health care conditions under the Medicare Program.
S 632 A bill to provide for a hospital in Cass County, Minnesota.
S 633 A bill to provide assistance to rural schools, hospitals, and communities for the conduct of collaborative efforts to secure a progressive and innovative system to improve access to mental health care for youth, seniors and families.
S 634 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted, to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act, and for other purposes.
S 635 A bill to provide for a research program for remediation of closed methamphetamine production laboratories, and for other purposes.
S 636 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the reporting period for certain statements sent to taxpayers.
S 637 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of establishing the Chattahoochee Trace National Heritage Corridor in Alabama and Georgia, and for other purposes.
S 638 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for collegiate housing and infrastructure grants.
S 639 A bill to establish digital and wireless networks to advance online higher education opportunities for minority students.
S 640 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish an Office of Men's Health.
S 641 A bill to express the sense of Congress that no funds should be cut off or reduced for American troops in the field which would result in undermining their safety or their ability to complete their assigned missions.
S 642 A bill to codify Executive Order 12898, relating to environmental justice, to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to fully implement the recommendations of the Inspector General of the Agency and the Comptroller General of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 643 A bill to amend section 1922A of title 38, United States Code, to increase the amount of supplemental insurance available for totally disabled veterans.
S 644 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to recodify as part of that title certain educational assistance programs for members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces, to improve such programs, and for other purposes.
S 645 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to provide an alternate sulfur dioxide removal measurement for certain coal gasification project goals.
S 646 A bill to increase the nursing workforce.
S 647 A bill to designate certain land in the State of Oregon as wilderness, and for other purposes.
S 648 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to reduce the eligibility age for receipt of non-regular military service retired pay for members of the Ready Reserve in active federal status or on active duty for significant periods.
S 649 A bill to require the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to conduct an independent safety assessment of the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant.
S 650 A bill to amend the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to provide for certain nuclear weapons program workers to be included in the Special Exposure Cohort under the compensation program established by that Act.
S 651 A bill to help promote the national recommendation of physical activity to kids, families, and communities across the United States.
S 652 A bill to extend certain trade preferences to certain least-developed countries, and for other purposes.
S 653 A bill to expand visa waiver program to countries on a probationary basis and for other purposes.
S 654 A bill to establish the Food Safety Administration to protect the public health by preventing food-borne illness, ensuring the safety of food, improving research on contaminants leading to food-borne illness, and improving security of food from intentional contamination, and for other purposes.
S 655 A bill to amend the Congressional Charter of The American National Red Cross to modernize its governance structure, to enhance the ability of the board of governors of The American National Red Cross to support the critical mission of The American Red Cross in the 21st century, and for other purposes.
S 656 A bill to provide for the adjustment of status of certain nationals of Liberia to that of lawful permanent residence.
S 657 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to add requirements regarding trauma care, and for other purposes.
S 658 A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to improve the process for listing, recovery planning, and delisting, and for other purposes.
S 659 A bill to amend section 1477 of title 10, United States Code, to provide for the payment of the death gratuity with respect to members of the Armed Forces without a surviving spouse who are survived by a minor child.
S 660 A bill for the relief of Majan Jean.
S 661 A bill to establish kinship navigator programs, to establish guardianship assistance payments for children, and for other purposes.
S 662 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to evaluate resources at the Harriet Beecher Stowe House in Brunswick, Maine, to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing the site as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 663 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the statutory designation of beneficiaries of the $100,000 death gratuity under section 1477 of title 10, United States Code, and to permit members of the Armed Forces to designate in writing their beneficiaries of choice in the event of their death while serving on active duty.
S 664 A bill to provide adequate funding for local governments harmed by Hurricane Katrina of 2005 or Hurricane Rita of 2005.
S 665 A bill to require congressional approval of loans made by the Secretary of Transportation in excess of $1,000,000,000.
S 666 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to terminate certain incentives for oil and gas.
S 667 A bill to expand programs of early childhood home visitation that increase school readiness, child abuse and neglect prevention, and early identification of developmental and health delays, including potential mental health concerns, and for other purposes.
S 668 A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to conduct consumer testing to determine the appropriateness of the current labeling requirements for indoor tanning devices and determine whether such requirements provide sufficient information to consumers regarding the risks that the use of such devices pose for the development of irreversible damage to the skin, including skin cancer, and for other purposes.
S 669 A bill to amend the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to provide procedures for the release of Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program contingency funds.
S 670 A bill to set forth limitations on the United States military presence in Iraq and on United States aid to Iraq for security and reconstruction, and for other purposes.
S 671 A bill to exempt children of certain Filipino World War II veterans from the numerical limitations on immigrant visas.
S 672 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax-exempt financing for qualified renewable energy facilities, and for other purposes.
S 673 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide credits for the installation of wind energy property, including by rural homeowners, farmers, ranchers, and small businesses, and for other purposes.
S 674 A bill to require accountability and enhanced congressional oversight for personnel performing private security functions under Federal contracts, and for other purposes.
S 675 A bill to provide competitive grants for training court reporters and closed captioners to meet requirements for realtime writers under the Telecommunications Act of 1996, and for other purposes.
S 676 A bill to provide that the Executive Director of the Inter-American Development Bank or the Alternate Executive Director of the Inter-American Development Bank may serve on the Board of Directors of the Inter-American Foundation.
S 677 A bill to improve the grant program for secure schools under the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968.
S 678 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure air passengers have access to necessary services while on a grounded air carrier and are not unnecessarily held on a grounded air carrier before or after a flight, and for other purposes.
S 679 A bill to provide a comprehensive strategy for stabilizing Iraq and redeploying United States troops from Iraq within one year.
S 680 A bill to ensure proper oversight and accountability in Federal contracting, and for other purposes.
S 681 A bill to restrict the use of offshore tax havens and abusive tax shelters to inappropriately avoid Federal taxation, and for other purposes.
S 682 A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Edward William Brooke III in recognition of his unprecedented and enduring service to our Nation.
S 683 A bill to amend section 9 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 to ensure that operating and capital assistance is provided for certain previously assisted public housing dwelling units.
S 684 A bill to clarify the authority of the Secretary of the Interior with respect to the management of the elk population located in the Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
S 685 A bill to establish an expedited procedure for congressional consideration of health care reform legislation.
S 686 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historical Trail.
S 687 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a business credit against income for the purchase of fishing safety equipment.
S 688 A bill for the relief of Griselda Lopez Negrete.
S 689 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory.
S 690 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to authorize the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to waive the prohibition on duplication of certain disaster relief assistance.
S 691 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the benefits under the Medicare program for beneficiaries with kidney disease, and for other purposes.
S 692 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a Hospital Quality Report Card Initiative to report on health care quality in Veterans Affairs hospitals.
S 693 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the Automated Defibrillation in Adam's Memory Act.
S 694 A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to reduce the incidence of child injury and death occurring inside or outside of light motor vehicles, and for other purposes.
S 695 A bill to amend the International Claims Settlement Act of 1949 to allow for certain claims of nationals of the United States against Turkey, and for other purposes.
S 696 A bill to establish an Advanced Research Projects Administration-Energy to initiate high risk, innovative energy research to improve the energy security of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 697 A bill to establish the Steel Industry National Historic Site in the State of Pennsylvania.
S 698 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand and enhance educational assistance for survivors and dependents of veterans.
S 699 A bill to prevent the fraudulent use of social security account numbers by allowing the sharing of social security data among agencies of the United States for identity theft prevention and immigration enforcement purposes, and for other purposes.
S 700 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to provide a tax credit to individuals who enter into agreements to protect the habitats of endangered and threatened species, and for other purposes.
S 701 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a temporary oil profit fee and to use the proceeds of the fee collected to provide a Strategic Energy Fund and expand certain energy tax incentives, and for other purposes.
S 702 A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs.
S 703 A bill to expand the definition of immediate relative for purposes of the Immigration and Nationality Act.
S 704 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit manipulation of caller identification information.
S 705 A bill to amend the Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act to establish a governmentwide policy requiring competition in certain executive agency procurements, and for other purposes.
S 706 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the MA Regional Plan Stabilization Fund.
S 707 A bill to provide all low-income students with the same opportunity to receive a Pell Grant by suspending the tuition sensitivity provision in the Pell Grant program.
S 708 A bill to promote labor force participation of older Americans, with the goals of increasing retirement security, reducing the projected shortage of experienced workers, maintaining future economic growth, and improving the Nation's fiscal outlook.
S 709 A bill to promote labor force participation of older Americans, with the goals of increasing retirement security, reducing the projected shortage of experienced workers, maintaining future economic growth, and improving the Nation's fiscal outlook.
S 710 A bill to reauthorize the programs for the Department of Housing and Urban Development for housing assistance for Native Hawaiians.
S 711 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to expand the contribution base for universal service, establish a separate account within the universal service fund to support the deployment of broadband service in unserved areas of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 712 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to equalize the exclusion from gross income of parking and transportation fringe benefits and to provide for a common cost-of-living adjustment, and for other purposes.
S 713 A bill to ensure dignity in care for members of the Armed Forces recovering from injuries.
S 714 A bill to amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure that all dogs and cats used by research facilities are obtained legally.
S 715 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to provide expedited disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
S 716 A bill to establish a Consortium on the Impact of Technology in Aging Health Services.
S 717 A bill to repeal title II of the REAL ID Act of 2005, to restore section 7212 of the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004, which provides States additional regulatory flexibility and funding authorization to more rapidly produce tamper- and counterfeit-resistant driver's licenses, and to protect privacy and civil liberties by providing interested stakeholders on a negotiated rulemaking with guidance to achieve improved 21st century licenses to improve national security.
S 718 A bill to optimize the delivery of critical care medicine and expand the critical care workforce.
S 719 A bill to amend section 10501 of title 49, United States Code, to exclude solid waste disposal from the jurisdiction of the Surface Transportation Board.
S 720 A bill to amend title 4, United States Code, to authorize the Governor of a State, territory, or possession of the United States to order that the National flag be flown at half-staff in that State, territory, or possession in the event of the death of a member of the Armed Forces from that State, territory, or possession who dies while serving on active duty.
S 721 A bill to allow travel between the United States and Cuba.
S 722 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to jointly conduct a study of certain land adjacent to the Walnut Canyon National Monument in the State of Arizona.
S 723 A bill to provide certain enhancements to the Montgomery GI Bill Program for certain individuals who serve as members of the Armed Forces after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.
S 724 A bill to extend the Federal recognition to the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana, and for other purposes.
S 725 A bill to amend the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to reauthorize and improve that Act.
S 726 A bill to amend section 42 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation and shipment of certain species of carp.
S 727 A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers offered through institutions of higher education.
S 728 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Army to carry out restoration projects along the Middle Rio Grande.
S 729 A bill to better provide for compensation for certain persons injured in the course of employment at the Rocky Flats site in Colorado.
S 730 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to protect voting rights and to improve the administration of Federal elections, and for other purposes.
S 731 A bill to develop a methodology for, and complete, a national assessment of geological storage capacity for carbon dioxide, and for other purposes.
S 732 A bill to empower Peace Corps volunteers, and for other purposes.
S 733 A bill to promote the development of health care cooperatives that will help businesses to pool the health care purchasing power of employers, and for other purposes.
S 734 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the rate of the tentative minimum tax for noncorporate taxpayers to 24 percent.
S 735 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to improve the terrorist hoax statute.
S 736 A bill to provide for the regulation and oversight of laboratory tests.
S 737 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 in order to measure, compare, and improve the quality of voter access to polls and voter services in the administration of Federal elections in the States.
S 738 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to improve the Office of International Trade, and for other purposes.
S 739 A bill to provide disadvantaged children with access to dental services.
S 740 A bill to establish in the Department of Commerce an Under Secretary for United States Direct Investment, and for other purposes.
S 741 A bill to amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to establish a grant program to ensure waterfront access for commercial fishermen, and for other purposes.
S 742 An act to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to reduce the health risks posed by asbestos-containing materials and products having asbestos-containing material, and for other purposes.
S 743 A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to modify the individuals eligible for associate membership in the Military Order of the Purple Heart of the United States of America, Incorporated.
S 744 A bill to provide greater public safety by making more spectrum available to public safety, to establish the Public Safety Interoperable Communications Working Group to provide standards for public safety spectrum needs, and for other purposes.
S 745 A bill to provide for increased export assistance staff in areas in which the President declared a major disaster as a result of Hurricane Katrina of 2005 and Hurricane Rita of 2005.
S 746 A bill to establish a competitive grant program to build capacity in veterinary medical education and expand the workforce of veterinarians engaged in public health practice and biomedical research.
S 747 A bill to terminate the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and for other purposes.
S 748 A bill to establish the African Burial Ground International Memorial Museum and Educational Center in New York, New York, and for other purposes.
S 749 A bill to modify the prohibition on recognition by United States courts of certain rights relating to certain marks, trade names, or commercial names.
S 750 A bill to authorize to be appropriated $1,800,000 for fiscal year 2008 to acquire real property and carry out a military construction project at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 751 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to modify certain administrative eligibility rules relating to children born in the United States to Medicaid-eligible mothers.
S 752 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the implementation of the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program for Endangered Species in the Central and Lower Platte River Basin and to modify the Pathfinder Dam and Reservoir.
S 753 A bill to enhance scientific research and competitiveness through the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, and for other purposes.
S 754 A bill to streamline and simplify the travel procedures used by Department of Defense personnel.
S 755 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require States to provide diabetes screening tests under the Medicaid program for adult enrollees with diabetes risk factors, to ensure that States offer a comprehensive package of benefits under that program for individuals with diabetes, and for other purposes.
S 756 A bill to authorize appropriations for the Department of Defense to address the equipment reset and other equipment needs of the National Guard, and for other purposes.
S 757 A bill to create a national set of effective voluntary national expectations for mathematics and science education in kindergarten through grade 12, and for other purposes.
S 758 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey the Alta-Hualapai Site to the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, for the development of a cancer treatment facility.
S 759 A bill to prohibit the use of funds for military operations in Iran.
S 760 A bill to provide certain counties with the ability to receive television broadcast signals of their choice.
S 761 A bill to invest in innovation and education to improve the competitiveness of the United States in the global economy.
S 762 A bill to include dehydroepiandrosterone as an anabolic steroid.
S 763 An original bill to provide the resources to protect public transportation from terrorism.
S 764 A bill to amend title XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to permit States the option of coverage of legal immigrants under the Medicaid Program and the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)
S 765 A bill to establish a grant program to improve high school graduation rates and prepare students for college and work.
S 766 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies of victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.
S 767 A bill to increase fuel economy standards for automobiles and for other purposes.
S 768 A bill to increase fuel economy standards for automobiles and for other purposes.
S 769 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that participants in the Troops to Teachers program may teach at a range of eligible schools.
S 770 A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to permit participating households to use food stamp benefits to purchase nutritional supplements providing vitamins or minerals, and for other purposes.
S 771 A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to improve the nutrition and health of schoolchildren by updating the definition of "food of minimal nutritional value" to conform to current nutrition science and to protect the Federal investment in the national school lunch and breakfast programs.
S 772 A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads.
S 773 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Federal civilian and military retirees to pay health insurance premiums on a pretax basis and to allow a deduction for TRICARE supplemental premiums.
S 774 A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.
S 775 A bill to establish a National Commission on the Infrastructure of the United States.
S 776 A bill to amend the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to include certain former nuclear weapons program workers in the Special Exposure Cohort under the energy employees occupational illness compensation program.
S 777 A bill to repeal the imposition of withholding on certain payments made to vendors by government entities.
S 778 A bill to amend title IV of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to authorize the Secretary of Education to award competitive grants to eligible entities to recruit, select, train, and support Expanded Learning and After-School Fellows that will strengthen expanded learning initiatives, 21st century community learning center programs, and after-school programs, and for other purposes.
S 779 A bill to reauthorize the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000.
S 780 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the unlawful acquisition and use of confidential customer proprietary network information, and for other purposes.
S 781 A bill to extend the authority of the Federal Trade Commission to collect Do-Not-Call Registry fees to fiscal years after fiscal year 2007.
S 782 A bill to designate the United States courthouse to be constructed in Jackson, Mississippi, as the "Thad Cochran United States Courthouse".
S 783 A bill to adjust the boundary of the Barataria Preserve Unit of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes.
S 784 A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to require commercial nuclear power plant operators to transfer spent nuclear fuel from the spent nuclear fuel pools of the operators into spent nuclear fuel dry casks at independent spent fuel storage installations of the operators that are licensed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, to convey to the Secretary of Energy title to all such transferred spent nuclear fuel, to provide for the transfer to the Secretary of the independent spent fuel storage installation operating responsibility of each plant together with the license granted by the Commission for the installation, and for other purposes.
S 785 A bill to amend title 4 of the United States Code to limit the extent to which States may tax the compensation earned by nonresident telecommuters.
S 786 A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to foster efficient markets and increase competition and transparency among packers that purchased livestock from producers.
S 787 A bill to impose a 2-year moratorium on implementation of a proposed rule relating to the Federal-State financial partnerships under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
S 788 A bill to authorize the Moving to Work Charter program to enable public housing agencies to improve the effectiveness of Federal housing assistance, and for other purposes.
S 789 A bill to prevent abuse of Government credit cards.
S 790 A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to permit the simplified summer food programs to be carried out in all States and by all service institutions.
S 791 A bill to establish a collaborative program to protect the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.
S 792 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to modify the definition of governmental plan with respect to Indian tribal governments.
S 793 A bill to provide for the expansion and improvement of traumatic brain injury programs.
S 794 A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide States with the option to expand or add coverage of pregnant women under the Medicaid and State children's health insurance programs, and for other purposes.
S 795 A bill to assist aliens who have been lawfully admitted in becoming citizens of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 796 A bill to amend title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 to provide that exchange-rate misalignment by any foreign nation is a countervailable export subsidy, to amend the Exchange Rates and International Economic Policy Coordination Act of 1988 to clarify the definition of manipulation with respect to currency, and for other purposes.
S 797 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the Star-Spangled Banner Trail in the States of Maryland and Virginia and the District of Columbia as a National Historic Trail.
S 798 A bill to establish the Star-Spangled Banner and War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission, and for other purposes.
S 799 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other purposes.
S 800 A bill to establish the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area in the State of New York, and for other purposes.
S 801 A bill to designate a United States courthouse located in Fresno, California, as the "Robert E. Coyle United States Courthouse".
S 802 A bill to provide for the implementation of the Owyhee Initiative Agreement, and for other purposes.
S 803 A bill to repeal a provision enacted to end Federal matching of State spending of child support incentive payments.
S 804 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to improve the administration of elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
S 805 A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to assist countries in sub-Saharan Africa in the effort to achieve internationally recognized goals in the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS and other major diseases and the reduction of maternal and child mortality by improving human health care capacity and improving retention of medical health professionals in sub-Saharan Africa, and for other purposes.
S 806 A bill to give consumers tools to protect themselves from ID theft by allowing them to prevent unauthorized access to their credit reports, and for other purposes.
S 807 A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 to provide that manure shall not be considered to be a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.
S 808 A bill to provide grants to recruit new teachers, principals, and other school leaders to, and retain and support current and returning teachers, principals, and other school leaders employed in, public elementary and public secondary schools, and to help higher education, in areas impacted by Hurricane Katrina or Hurricane Rita, and for other purposes.
S 809 A bill to amend the United States Housing Act of 1937 to exempt qualified public housing agencies from the requirement of preparing an annual public housing agency plan.
S 810 A bill to establish a laboratory science pilot program at the National Science Foundation.
S 811 A bill to establish the Sacramento River National Recreation Area in the State of California.
S 812 A bill to prohibit human cloning and protect stem cell research.
S 813 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an above-the-line deduction for attorney fees and costs in connection with civil claim awards.
S 814 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the deduction of attorney-advanced expenses and court costs in contingency fee cases.
S 815 A bill to provide health care benefits to veterans with a service-connected disability at non-Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities that receive payments under the Medicare program or the TRICARE program.
S 816 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase tax benefits for parents with children, and for other purposes.
S 817 A bill to amend the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to provide additional authorizations for certain National Heritage Areas, and for other purposes.
S 818 A bill to expand the middle class, reduce the gap between the rich and the poor, keep our promises to veterans, lower the poverty rate, and reduce the Federal deficit by repealing tax breaks for the wealthiest one percent and eliminating unnecessary Cold War era defense spending, and for other purposes.
S 819 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes.
S 820 A bill to establish demonstration projects to provide at-home infant care benefits.
S 821 A bill to amend section 402 of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to provide for an extension of eligibility for supplemental security income through fiscal year 2010 for refugees, asylees, and certain other humanitarian immigrants.
S 822 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and extend certain energy-related tax provisions, and for other purposes.
S 823 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes.
S 824 A bill to amend Public Law 106-348 to extend the authorization for establishing a memorial in the District of Columbia or its environs to honor veterans who became disabled while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States.
S 825 A bill to provide additional funds for the Road Home Program.
S 826 A bill to posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Alice Paul, in recognition of her role in the women's suffrage movement and in advancing equal rights for women.
S 827 A bill to establish the Freedom's Way National Heritage Area in the States of Massachusetts and New Hampshire, and for other purposes.
S 828 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make cost-share payments for on-farm energy production under the environmental quality incentives program.
S 829 A bill to reauthorize the HOPE VI program for revitalization of severely distressed public housing, and for other purposes.
S 830 A bill to improve the process for the development of needed pediatric medical devices.
S 831 A bill to authorize States and local governments to prohibit the investment of State assets in any company that has a qualifying business relationship with Sudan.
S 832 A bill to provide for the sale of approximately 25 acres of public land to the Turnabout Ranch, Escalante, Utah, at fair market value.
S 833 A bill to make the United States competitive in a global economy.
S 834 A bill to require annual testimony before Congress by the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Financial Accounting Standards Board, and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, relating to efforts to promote transparency in financial reporting.
S 835 A bill to redesignate the Federal building located at 167 North Main Street in Memphis, Tennessee, as the "Clifford Davis and Odell Horton Federal Building".
S 836 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize appropriations for sewer overflow control grants.
S 837 A bill to develop a generation of school leaders who are committed to, and effective in, increasing student achievement and to ensure that all low-income, under-performing schools are led by effective school leaders who are well-prepared to foster student success.
S 838 A bill to authorize funding for eligible joint ventures between United States and Israeli businesses and academic persons, to establish the International Energy Advisory Board, and for other purposes.
S 839 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude amounts received as a military basic housing allowance from consideration as income for purposes of the low-income housing credit and qualified residential rental projects.
S 840 A bill to amend the Torture Victims Relief Act of 1998 to authorize assistance for domestic and foreign programs and centers for the treatment of victims of torture, and for other purposes.
S 841 A bill for the relief of Alfredo Plascencia Lopez and Maria Del Refugio Plascencia.
S 842 A bill to authorize to be appropriated $9,200,000 for fiscal year 2008 to acquire real property and carry out military construction projects at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 843 A bill to provide for the establishment of a national mercury monitoring program.
S 844 A bill to provide for the protection of unaccompanied alien children, and for other purposes.
S 845 A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to expand and intensify programs with respect to research and related activities concerning elder falls.
S 846 A bill to amend the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act to improve the compensation system, and for other purposes.
S 847 A bill to extend the period of time during which a veteran's multiple sclerosis is to be considered to have been incurred in, or aggravated by, military service during a period of war.
S 848 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide improved benefits for veterans who are former prisoners of war.
S 849 A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes.
S 850 A bill to improve sharing of immigration information among Federal, State, and local law enforcement officials, to improve State and local enforcement of immigration laws, and for other purposes.
S 851 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a higher education opportunity credit in place of existing education tax incentives.
S 852 A bill to deauthorize the project for navigation, Tenants Harbor, Maine.
S 853 A bill to deauthorize the project for navigation, Northeast Harbor, Maine.
S 854 A bill to modify the project for navigation, Union River, Maine.
S 855 A bill to deauthorize a certain portion of the project for navigation, Rockland Harbor, Maine.
S 856 A bill to terminate authorization for the project for navigation, Rockport Harbor, Maine.
S 857 A bill to redesignate the project for navigation, Saco River, Maine, as an anchorage area.
S 858 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the transportation fringe benefit to bicycle commuters.
S 859 A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to award funds to study the feasibility of constructing dedicated ethanol pipelines to increase the energy, economic, and environmental security of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 860 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit States the option to provide Medicaid coverage for low-income individuals infected with HIV.
S 861 A bill to designate the Federal building located at 131 East 4th Street in Davenport, Iowa, as the "James A. Leach Federal Building".
S 862 A bill to designate the Federal building located at 210 Walnut Street in Des Moines, Iowa, as the "Neal Smith Federal Building".
S 863 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to fraud in connection with major disaster or emergency funds.
S 864 A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and for other purposes.
S 865 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Army to carry out a project for the mitigation of shore damages attributable to the project for navigation, Saco River, Maine.
S 866 A bill to provide for increased planning and funding for health promotion programs of the Department of Health and Human Services.
S 867 A bill to adjust the boundary of Lowell National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
S 868 A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
S 869 A bill to reform certain provisions of section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, to make compliance with that section more efficient, with the goal of maintaining United States capital market global competitiveness.
S 870 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the consolidated coverage of home infusion therapy under part B of the Medicare program.
S 871 A bill to establish and provide for the treatment of Individual Development Accounts, and for other purposes.
S 872 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the excise tax provisions and income tax credit for biodiesel.
S 873 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax incentive to individuals teaching in elementary and secondary schools located in rural or high unemployment areas and to individuals who achieve certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, and for other purposes.
S 874 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a financial assistance program to facilitate the provision of supportive services for very low-income veteran families in permanent housing, and for other purposes.
S 875 A bill to improve energy security of the United States through a 50 percent reduction in the oil intensity of the economy of the United States by 2030 and the prudent expansion of secure oil supplies, to be achieved by raising the fuel efficiency of the vehicular transportation fleet, increasing the availability of alternative fuel sources, fostering responsible oil exploration and production, and improving international arrangements to secure the global oil supply, and for other purposes.
S 876 A bill to exclude from admission to the United States aliens who have made investments contributing to the enhancement of the ability of Cuba to develop its petroleum resources, and for other purposes.
S 877 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to add human growth hormone to schedule III, to prohibit the sale of prescriptions for controlled substances for illegitimate purposes, and for other purposes.
S 878 A bill to prevent anti-competitive mergers and acquisitions in the oil and gas industry.
S 879 A bill to amend the Sherman Act to make oil-producing and exporting cartels illegal.
S 880 A bill to amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to provide for 8 weeks of paid leave for Senate employees giving birth, and for other purposes.
S 881 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the railroad track maintenance credit.
S 882 A bill to require a pilot program on the facilitation of the transition of members of the Armed Forces to receipt of veterans health care benefits upon completion of military service, and for other purposes.
S 883 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend loan forgiveness for certain loans to Head Start teachers.
S 884 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act regarding residential treatment programs for pregnant and parenting women, a program to reduce substance abuse among nonviolent offenders, and for other purposes.
S 885 A bill to ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by making the antitrust laws apply to negotiations between groups of independent pharmacies and health plans and health insurance issuers in the same manner as such laws apply to collective bargaining by labor organizations under the National Labor Relations Act.
S 886 A bill to amend chapter 22 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Presidential Records Act, to establish procedures for the consideration of claims of constitutionally based privilege against disclosure of Presidential records.
S 887 A bill to restore import and entry agricultural inspection functions to the Department of Agriculture.
S 888 A bill to amend section 1091 of title 18, United States Code, to allow the prosecution of genocide in appropriate circumstances.
S 889 A bill to improve acquisition under the Deepwater program of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.
S 890 A bill to provide for certain administrative and support services for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission, and for other purposes.
S 891 A bill to protect children and their parents from being coerced into administering a controlled substance in order to attend school, and for other purposes.
S 892 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the indexing of certain assets for purposes of determining gain or loss.
S 893 A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students.
S 894 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for the purchase of idling reduction systems for diesel-powered on-highway vehicles.
S 895 A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes.
S 896 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to increase the number of primary care physicians and medical residents serving health professional shortage areas, and for other purposes.
S 897 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide more help to Alzheimer's disease caregivers.
S 898 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention.
S 899 A bill to amend section 401(b)(2) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 regarding the Federal Pell Grant maximum amount.
S 900 A bill to authorize the Boy Scouts of America to exchange certain land in the State of Utah acquired under the Recreation and Public Purposes Act.
S 901 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the Community Health Centers program, the National Health Service Corps, and rural health care programs.
S 902 A bill to provide support and assistance for families of members of the National Guard and Reserve who are undergoing deployment, and for other purposes.
S 903 A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Dr. Muhammad Yunus, in recognition of his contributions to the fight against global poverty.
S 904 A bill to provide additional relief for small business owners ordered to active duty as members of reserve components of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 905 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the taxable income limit on percentage depletion for oil and natural gas produced from marginal properties.
S 906 A bill to prohibit the sale, distribution, transfer, and export of elemental mercury, and for other purposes.
S 907 A bill to establish an Advisory Committee on Gestational Diabetes, to provide grants to better understand and reduce gestational diabetes, and for other purposes.
S 908 A bill to establish a Consortium on the Impact of Technology in Aging Health Services.
S 909 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit States, at their option, to require certain individuals to present satisfactory documentary evidence of proof of citizenship or nationality for purposes of eligibility for Medicaid, and for other purposes.
S 910 A bill to provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families.
S 911 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to advance medical research and treatments into pediatric cancers, ensure patients and families have access to the current treatments and information regarding pediatric cancers, establish a population-based national childhood cancer database, and promote public awareness of pediatric cancers.
S 912 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the incentives for the construction and renovation of public schools.
S 913 A bill to clarify that the revocation of an alien's visa or other documentation is not subject to judicial review.
S 914 A bill to authorize the States (and subdivisions thereof), the District of Columbia, territories, and possessions of the United States to provide certain tax incentives to any person for economic development purposes.
S 915 A bill to establish a pilot program to provide grants to encourage eligible institutions of higher education to establish and operate pregnant and parenting student services offices for pregnant students, parenting students, prospective parenting students who are anticipating a birth or adoption, and students who are placing or have placed a child for adoption.
S 916 A bill to modify the boundary of the Minidoka Internment National Monument, to establish the Minidoka National Historic Site, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land and improvements of the Gooding Division of the Minidoka Project, Idaho, and for other purposes.
S 917 A bill to clarify the authority of the Secretary of the Interior with regard to management of elk in Rocky Mountain National Park.
S 918 A bill to authorize appropriations for activities under the Federal railroad safety laws for fiscal years 2008 through 2011, and for other purposes.
S 919 A bill to reauthorize Department of Agriculture conservation and energy programs and certain other programs of the Department, to modify the operation and administration of these programs, and for other purposes.
S 920 A bill to provide wage parity for certain prevailing rate employees in Rhode Island.
S 921 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under part B of the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
S 922 A bill to extend the existing provisions regarding the eligibility for essential air service subsidies through fiscal year 2012.
S 923 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the New England National Scenic Trail, and for other purposes.
S 924 A bill to strengthen the United States Coast Guard's Integrated Deepwater Program.
S 925 A bill to provide for funding assistance under section 406 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5172) to a State or local government for the acquisition of real property for the purpose of the replacement of certain public facilities based on reasonable reliance of cost estimates provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
S 926 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the creation of disaster protection funds by property and casualty insurance companies for the payment of policyholders' claims arising from future catastrophic events.
S 927 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create Catastrophe Savings Accounts.
S 928 A bill to establish a program to provide more protection at lower cost through a national backstop for State natural catastrophe insurance programs to help the United States better prepare for and protect its citizens against the ravages of natural catastrophes, to encourage and promote mitigation and prevention for, and recovery and rebuilding from such catastrophes, to better assist in the financial recovery from such catastrophes, and to develop a rigorous process of continuous improvement.
S 929 A bill to streamline the regulation of nonadmitted insurance and reinsurance, and for other purposes.
S 930 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against tax for hurricane and tornado mitigation expenditures.
S 931 A bill to establish the National Hurricane Research Initiative to improve hurricane preparedness, and for other purposes.
S 932 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize physical therapists to evaluate and treat Medicare beneficiaries without a requirement for a physician referral, and for other purposes.
S 933 A bill for the relief of Joseph Gabra and Sharon Kamel.
S 934 A bill to amend the Florida National Forest Land Management Act of 2003 to authorize the conveyance of an additional tract of National Forest System land under that Act, and for other purposes.
S 935 A bill to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation, and for other purposes.
S 936 A bill to reform the financing of Senate elections, and for other purposes.
S 937 A bill to improve support and services for individuals with autism and their families.
S 938 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand college access and increase college persistence, and for other purposes.
S 939 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to simplify and improve the process of applying for student assistance, and for other purposes.
S 940 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the subpart F exemption for active financing income.
S 941 A bill to increase Federal support for Community Health Centers and the National Health Service Corps in order to ensure access to health care for millions of Americans living in medically-underserved areas.
S 942 A bill to modify the boundaries for a certain empowerment zone designation.
S 943 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the period for which the designation of an area as an empowerment zone is in effect.
S 944 A bill to require that an independent review of the efficiency and effectiveness of all headquarters offices of the Farm Service Agency of the Department of Agriculture be carried out prior to the closure of any county offices.
S 945 A bill to ensure that college textbooks and supplemental materials are available and affordable.
S 946 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and for other purposes.
S 947 A bill to modernize the Federal Housing Administration to meet the housing needs of the American people.
S 948 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize funding for the establishment of a program on children and the media within the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to study the role and impact of electronic media in the development of children.
S 949 A bill to amend the Plant Protection Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into cooperative agreements with States to augment the efforts of the States to conduct early detection and surveillance to prevent the establishment or spread of plant pests that endanger agriculture, the environment, and the economy of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 950 A bill to develop and maintain an integrated system of coastal and ocean observations for the Nation's coasts, oceans, and Great Lakes, to improve warnings of tsunami, hurricanes, El Nino events, and other natural hazards, to enhance homeland security, to support maritime operations, to improve management of coastal and marine resources, and for other purposes.
S 951 A bill to provide a waiver from sanctions under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 for certain States, local educational agencies, and schools.
S 952 A bill to amend the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental and Native American Public Policy Act of 1992 to provide funds for training in tribal leadership, management, and policy, and for other purposes.
S 953 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for challenging rate and service disputes.
S 954 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a technical correction to the amendments made by section 422 of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003.
S 955 A bill to establish the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.
S 956 A bill to establish the Land Between the Rivers National Heritage Area in the State of Illinois, and for other purposes.
S 957 A bill to provide for the collection and maintenance of amniotic fluid and placental stem cells for the treatment of patients and research.
S 958 A bill to establish an adolescent literacy program.
S 959 A bill to award a grant to enable Teach for America, Inc., to implement and expand its teaching program.
S 960 A bill to establish the United States Public Service Academy.
S 961 A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to provide benefits to certain individuals who served in the United States merchant marine (including the Army Transport Service and the Naval Transport Service) during World War II, and for other purposes.
S 962 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to reauthorize and improve the carbon capture and storage research, development, and demonstration program of the Department of Energy and for other purposes.
S 963 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to educational organizations to carry out educational programs about the Holocaust.
S 964 A bill to require States and Indian tribes to designate specific highway routes for the transportation of hazardous materials and the long-distance transportation of solid waste.
S 965 An original bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2007, and for other purposes.
S 966 A bill to enable the Department of State to respond to a critical shortage of passport processing personnel, and for other purposes.
S 967 A bill to amend chapter 41 of title 5, United States Code, to provide for the establishment and authorization of funding for certain training programs for supervisors of Federal employees.
S 968 A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide increased assistance for the prevention, treatment, and control of tuberculosis, and for other purposes.
S 969 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to modify the definition of supervisor.
S 970 A bill to impose sanctions on Iran and on other countries for assisting Iran in developing a nuclear program, and for other purposes.
S 971 A bill to establish the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, to provide funding for the support of fundamental agricultural research of the highest quality, and for other purposes.
S 972 A bill to provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes.
S 973 A bill to amend the Mandatory Victims' Restitution Act to improve restitution for victims of crime, and for other purposes.
S 974 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, and for other purposes.
S 975 A bill granting the consent and approval of Congress to an interstate forest fire protection compact.
S 976 A bill to secure the promise of personalized medicine for all Americans by expanding and accelerating genomics research and initiatives to improve the accuracy of disease diagnosis, increase the safety of drugs, and identify novel treatments.
S 977 A bill to amend chapter 11 of title 18, United States Code, to ensure United States attorneys are able to act impartially, and for other purposes.
S 978 A bill to authorize the awarding of the Medal of Honor to Woodrow W. Keeble for his acts of valor during the Korean conflict.
S 979 A bill to establish a Vote by Mail grant program.
S 980 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to address online pharmacies.
S 981 A bill to authorize the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to waive the prohibition on duplication of certain disaster relief assistance.
S 982 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes.
S 983 A bill for the relief of Michael Anthony Hurley.
S 984 A bill for the relief of Jiao Ying Li.
S 985 A bill to establish a pilot program to provide low interest loans to nonprofit, community-based lending intermediaries, to provide midsize loans to small business concerns, and for other purposes.
S 986 A bill to expand eligibility for Combat-Related Special Compensation paid by the uniformed services in order to permit certain additional retired members who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for that disability and Combat-Related Special Compensation by reason of that disability.
S 987 A bill to enhance the energy security of the United States by promoting biofuels and for other purposes.
S 988 A bill to extend the termination date for the exemption of returning workers from the numerical limitations for temporary workers.
S 989 A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to clarify that the value of certain funeral and burial arrangements are not to be considered available resources under the supplemental security income program.
S 990 A bill to fight criminal gangs.
S 991 A bill to establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation under the authorities of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961.
S 992 A bill to achieve emission reductions and cost savings through accelerated use of cost-effective lighting technologies in public buildings, and for other purposes.
S 993 A bill to improve pediatric research.
S 994 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to eliminate the deductible and change the method of determining the mileage reimbursement rate under the beneficiary travel program administered by the Secretary of Veteran Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 995 A bill to provide for a hospital in Cass County, Minnesota.
S 996 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to expand passenger facility fee eligibility for certain noise compatibility projects.
S 997 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research.
S 998 A bill to exempt the natural aging process in the determination of the production period for distilled spirits under section 263A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
S 999 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.
S 1000 A bill to enhance the Federal Telework Program.
S 1001 A bill to restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia.
S 1002 A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to reinstate certain provisions relating to the nutrition services incentive program.
S 1003 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to emergency medical services and the quality and efficiency of care furnished in emergency departments of hospitals and critical access hospitals by establishing a bipartisan commission to examine factors that affect the effective delivery of such services, by providing for additional payments for certain physician services furnished in such emergency departments, and by establishing a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Working Group, and for other purposes.
S 1004 A bill to make ineligible for Federal contract awards any expatriated corporations and any companies that do business with, or own foreign subsidiaries that do business with, state sponsors of terrorism or foreign terrorist organizations.
S 1005 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to improve programs for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1006 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny qualified dividend income treatment to certain foreign dividends.
S 1007 A bill to direct the Secretary of State to work with the Government of Brazil and other foreign governments to develop partnerships that will strengthen diplomatic relations and energy security by accelerating the development of biofuels production, research, and infrastructure to alleviate poverty, create jobs, and increase income, while improving energy security and protecting the environment.
S 1008 A bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to improve and strengthen the safety inspection process of nuclear facilities.
S 1009 A bill to amend part A of title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve supplemental educational services, and for other purposes.
S 1010 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage guaranteed lifetime income payments from annuities and similar payments of life insurance proceeds at dates later than death by excluding from income a portion of such payments.
S 1011 A bill to change the name of the National Institute on Drug Abuse to the National Institute on Diseases of Addiction and to change the name of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism to the National Institute on Alcohol Disorders and Health.
S 1012 A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to assure meaningful disclosures of the terms of rental-purchase agreements, including disclosures of all costs to consumers under such agreements, to provide certain substantive rights to consumers under such agreements, and for other purposes.
S 1013 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to encourage States to provide pregnant women enrolled in the Medicaid program with access to comprehensive tobacco cessation services.
S 1014 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for restructuring.
S 1015 A bill to reauthorize the National Writing Project.
S 1016 A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to promote energy independence and self-sufficiency by providing for the use of net metering by certain small electric energy generation systems, and for other purposes.
S 1017 A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to prohibit the use of certain anti-competitive forward contracts.
S 1018 A bill to address security risks posed by global climate change and for other purposes.
S 1019 A bill to provide comprehensive reform of the health care system of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1020 A bill to move toward energy independence through a coordinated development of renewable energy sources, including wave, solar, wind, geothermal, and biofuels production.
S 1021 A bill to address the exchange-rate misalignment of the Japanese yen with respect to the United States dollar, and for other purposes.
S 1022 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to eliminate the remainder of funding shortfalls for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) for fiscal year 2007, and for other purposes.
S 1023 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to eliminate the remainder of funding shortfalls for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) for fiscal year 2007, and for other purposes.
S 1024 A bill to improve the underlying science of drug safety decisionmaking and strengthen the ability of the Food and Drug Administration to assess, manage, and communicate drug safety information to patients and providers.
S 1025 A bill to promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity by repealing the income tax and other taxes, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.
S 1026 A bill to designate the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia, as the "Charlie Norwood Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center".
S 1027 A bill to prevent tobacco smuggling, to ensure the collection of all tobacco taxes, and for other purposes.
S 1028 A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to establish a strategic refinery reserve, and for other purposes.
S 1029 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to provide incentives to landowners to protect and improve streams and riparian habitat.
S 1030 A bill to provide for the disposition of the Federal property located in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, a portion of which is currently used by the District of Columbia as the Oak Hill juvenile detention facility.
S 1031 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to provide coordination and direction for commodity programs, and to ensure the distribution of fresh fruits and vegetables to schools and service institutions in the United States.
S 1032 A bill to amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to establish an Office of Rural Broadband Initiatives in the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
S 1033 A bill to assist in the conservation of rare felids and rare canids by supporting and providing financial resources for the conservation programs of nations within the range of rare felid and rare canid populations and projects of persons with demonstrated expertise in the conservation of rare felid and rare canid populations.
S 1034 A bill to create investment opportunities for rural families and access to credit for rural entrepreneurs and microenterprises, to support rural regional investment, and for other purposes.
S 1035 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reduce fraud and abuse in certain visa programs for aliens working temporarily in the United States.
S 1036 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit human cloning.
S 1037 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to assist in the planning, design, and construction of the Tumalo Irrigation District Water Conservation Project in Deschutes County, Oregon.
S 1038 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand workplace health incentives by equalizing the tax consequences of employee athletic facility use.
S 1039 A bill to extend the authorization for the Coastal Heritage Trail in the State of New Jersey.
S 1040 A bill to repeal the current Internal Revenue Code and replace it with a flat tax, thereby guaranteeing economic growth and greater fairness for all Americans.
S 1041 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, to provide for mandatory injunctions for unfair labor practices during organizing efforts, and for other purposes.
S 1042 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly.
S 1043 A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit a report to Congress on proposed changes to the use of the West Los Angeles Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, California.
S 1044 A bill to improve the medical care of members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1045 A bill to strengthen performance management in the Federal Government, to make the annual general pay increase for Federal employees contingent on performance, and for other purposes.
S 1046 A bill to modify pay provisions relating to certain senior-level positions in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
S 1047 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts paid on behalf of Federal employees and members of the Armed Forces on active duty under Federal student loan repayment programs.
S 1048 A bill to assist in the conservation of cranes by supporting and providing, through projects of persons and organizations with expertise in crane conservation, financial resources for the conservation programs of countries that activities of which directly or indirectly affect cranes and the ecosystems of cranes.
S 1049 A bill to amend section 512 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936.
S 1050 A bill to amend the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Public Health Service Act to set standards for medical diagnostic equipment and to establish a program for promoting good health, disease prevention, and wellness and for the prevention of secondary conditions for individuals with disabilities, and for other purposes.
S 1051 A bill to authorize National Mall Liberty Fund D.C. to establish a memorial on Federal land in the District of Columbia at Constitution Gardens previously approved to honor free persons and slaves who fought for independence, liberty, and justice for all during the American Revolution.
S 1052 A bill to amend title XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide States with the option to provide nurse home visitation services under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
S 1053 A bill to provide for a resource study of the area known as the Rim of the Valley Corridor in the State of California to evaluate alternatives for protecting resources of the corridor, and for other purposes.
S 1054 A bill to amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the Inland Empire regional recycling project and in the Cucamonga Valley Water District recycling project.
S 1055 A bill to promote the future of the American automobile industry, and for other purposes.
S 1056 A bill to provide for a comprehensive Federal effort relating to early detection of, treatments for, and the prevention of cancer, and for other purposes.
S 1057 A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments of the New River in the States of North Carolina and Virginia as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
S 1058 A bill to expedite review of the Grand River Bands of Ottawa Indians of Michigan to secure a timely and just determination of whether the Bands are entitled to recognition as a Federal Indian tribe so that the Bands may receive eligible funds before the funds are no longer available.
S 1059 A bill to amend the Energy Conservation and Production Act to improve Federal building energy efficiency standards, and for other purposes.
S 1060 A bill to reauthorize the grant program for reentry of offenders into the community in the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, to improve reentry planning and implementation, and for other purposes.
S 1061 A bill to require insurance companies to fully disclose insurance coverage and noncoverage of homeowner's insurance policies, to provide for enforcement by the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes.
S 1062 A bill to establish a congressional commemorative medal for organ donors and their families.
S 1063 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to improve certain death and survivor benefits with respect to members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1064 A bill to provide for the improvement of the physical evaluation processes applicable to members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1065 A bill to improve the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injury in members and former members of the Armed Forces, to review and expand telehealth and telemental health programs of the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 1066 A bill to require the Secretary of Education to revise regulations regarding student loan repayment deferment with respect to borrowers who are in postgraduate medical or dental internship, residency, or fellowship programs.
S 1067 A bill to require Federal agencies to support health impact assessments and take other actions to improve health and the environmental quality of communities, and for other purposes.
S 1068 A bill to promote healthy communities.
S 1069 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act regarding early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of hearing loss.
S 1070 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes.
S 1071 A bill to authorize the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to waive the prohibition on duplication of certain disaster relief assistance.
S 1072 A bill to require Federal agencies to conduct their environmental, transportation, and energy-related activities in support of their respective missions in an environmentally, economically, and fiscally sound manner, and for other purposes.
S 1073 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to promote the use of fuels with low lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions, to establish a greenhouse gas performance standard for motor vehicle fuels, to require a significant decrease in greenhouse gas emissions from motor vehicles, and for other purposes.
S 1074 A bill to provide for direct access to electronic tax return filing, and for other purposes.
S 1075 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to expand access to contraceptive services for women and men under the Medicaid program, help low income women and couples prevent unintended pregnancies and reduce abortion, and for other purposes.
S 1076 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2008 through 2010, to improve aviation safety and capacity, to provide stable, cost-based funding for the national aviation system, and for other purposes.
S 1077 A bill to safely redeploy United States troops from Iraq.
S 1078 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for employer-provided employee housing assistance, and for other purposes.
S 1079 A bill to establish the Star-Spangled Banner and War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission, and for other purposes.
S 1080 A bill to develop a program to acquire interests in land from eligible individuals within the Crow Reservation in the State of Montana, and for other purposes.
S 1081 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a flat tax only on individual taxable earned income and business taxable income, and for other purposes.
S 1082 An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize drug and device user fees and ensure the safety of medical products, and for other purposes.
S 1083 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1084 A bill to provide housing assistance for very low-income veterans.
S 1085 A bill to require air carriers to publish customer service data and flight delay history.
S 1086 A bill to provide stronger protections to parents regarding their children's access to sexually explicit material over the Internet.
S 1087 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages on account of sex, race, or national origin, and for other purposes.
S 1088 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to market exclusivity for certain drugs, and for other purposes.
S 1089 A bill to amend the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Act to allow the Federal Coordinator for Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects to hire employees more efficiently, and for other purposes.
S 1090 A bill to amend the Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973 to assist the neediest of senior citizens by modifying the eligibility criteria for supplemental foods provided under the commodity supplemental food program to take into account the extraordinarily high out-of-pocket medical expenses that senior citizens pay, and for other purposes.
S 1091 A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to repeal the limitation on party expenditures on behalf of candidates in general elections.
S 1092 A bill to temporarily increase the number of visas which may be issued to certain highly skilled workers.
S 1093 A bill to reward the hard work and risk of individuals who choose to live in and help preserve America's small, rural towns, and for other purposes.
S 1094 A bill to reauthorize and provide additional funding for essential agricultural research, extension, education, and related programs, to establish the National Institutes for Food and Agriculture as an independent agency reporting to and coordinating with the Secretary of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
S 1095 A bill to require airports to screen all individuals with access to the secure areas of an airport upon arrival.
S 1096 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide certain housing benefits to disabled members of the Armed Forces, to expand certain benefits for disabled veterans with severe burns, and for other purposes.
S 1097 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the award of a military service medal to members of the Armed Forces who served honorably during the Cold War era.
S 1098 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise the amount of minimum allotments under the Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness program.
S 1099 A bill to amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, to make individuals employed by the Roosevelt Campobello International Park Commission eligible to obtain Federal health insurance.
S 1100 A bill to address the regulation of secondary mortgage market enterprises, and for other purposes.
S 1101 A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to improve energy standards for home appliances, and for other purposes.
S 1102 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expedite the application and eligibility process for low-income subsidies under the Medicare prescription drug program and to revise the resource standards used to determine eligibility for an income-related subsidy, and for other purposes.
S 1103 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include costs incurred by the Indian Health Service, a Federally qualified health center, an AIDS drug assistance program, certain hospitals, or a pharmaceutical manufacturer patient assistance program in providing prescription drugs toward the annual out of pocket threshold under part D of the Medicare program.
S 1104 A bill to increase the number of Iraqi and Afghani translators and interpreters who may be admitted to the United States as special immigrants, and for other purposes.
S 1105 A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes.
S 1106 A bill to extend the additional duty on ethanol, to require an investigation into certain ethanol imports, and for other purposes.
S 1107 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce cost-sharing under part D of such title for certain non-institutionalized full-benefit dual eligible individuals.
S 1108 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide a special enrollment period for individuals who qualify for an income-related subsidy under the Medicare prescription drug program and to provide funding for the conduct of outreach and education with respect to the premium and cost-sharing subsidies under such program, and for other purposes.
S 1109 A bill to increase funding for the National Institutes of Health to carry out breast cancer research and to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend for 6 months the eligibility period for the "Welcome to Medicare" physical examination and to eliminate coinsurance for screening mammography and colorectal cancer screening tests in order to promote the early detection of cancer.
S 1110 A bill to amend the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 to provide for the conjunctive use of surface and ground water in Juab County, Utah.
S 1111 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the Federal income tax system simpler, fairer, and more fiscally responsible, and for other purposes.
S 1112 A bill to allow for the renegotiation of the payment schedule of contracts between the Secretary of the Interior and the Redwood Valley County Water District, and for other purposes.
S 1113 A bill to facilitate the provision of care and services for members of the Armed Forces for traumatic brain injury, and for other purposes.
S 1114 A bill to reiterate the exclusivity of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 as the sole authority to permit the conduct of electronic surveillance, to modernize surveillance authorities, and for other purposes.
S 1115 A bill to promote the efficient use of oil, natural gas, and electricity, reduce oil consumption, and heighten energy efficiency standards for consumer products and industrial equipment, and for other purposes.
S 1116 A bill to facilitate the use for irrigation and other purposes of water produced in connection with development of energy resources.
S 1117 A bill to establish a grant program to provide vision care to children, and for other purposes.
S 1118 A bill to improve the energy security of the United States by raising average fuel economy standards, and for other purposes.
S 1119 A bill to extend the time for filing certain claims under the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001, and for other purposes.
S 1120 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants for the training of graduate medical residents in preventive medicine and public health.
S 1121 A bill to authorize the cancellation of Perkins Loans for students who perform public service as librarians in low-income schools and public libraries.
S 1122 A bill to improve the calculation of highway mileage to medium and large hub airports, and for other purposes.
S 1123 A bill to provide an extension for filing a refund for the excise tax on toll telephone service, and to provide for a safe harbor for businesses claiming such a refund.
S 1124 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify, modernize, and improve public notice of and access to tax lien information by providing for a national, Internet accessible, filing system for Federal tax liens, and for other purposes.
S 1125 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to encourage investment in the expansion of freight rail infrastructure capacity and to enhance modal tax equity.
S 1126 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to expand and strengthen cooperative efforts to monitor, restore, and protect the resource productivity, water quality, and marine ecosystems of the Gulf of Mexico.
S 1127 A bill for the relief of Alexandrea S. Banks Desutter and Nicholas S. Banks Desutter.
S 1128 A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a Summer of Service State grant program, a Summer of Service national direct grant program, and related national activities, and for other purposes.
S 1129 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of governmental plan with respect to Indian tribal governments.
S 1130 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore, increase, and make permanent the exclusion from gross income for amounts received under qualified group legal services plans.
S 1131 A bill to amend the Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 to establish a program to provide assistance to States and nonprofit organizations to preserve suburban forest land and open space and contain suburban sprawl.
S 1132 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Indian tribes to receive charitable contributions of apparently wholesome food.
S 1133 A bill to provide additional protections for recipients of the earned income tax credit.
S 1134 A bill to maximize transparency and accountability for direct appropriations to non-Federal entities, including those instances when Congress appropriates funds to a Federal agency specifically in order to contract with a congressionally identified non-Federal entity.
S 1135 A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9, United States Code, to establish fair procedures for arbitration clauses in contracts.
S 1136 A bill to promote the economic security and safety of victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking, and for other purposes.
S 1137 A bill to authorize grants to carry out projects to provide education on preventing teen pregnancies, and for other purposes.
S 1138 A bill to enhance nuclear safeguards and to provide assurances of nuclear fuel supply to countries that forgo certain fuel cycle activities.
S 1139 A bill to establish the National Landscape Conservation System, and for other purposes.
S 1140 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the limitation on the foreign earned income exclusion, and for other purposes.
S 1141 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employees not covered by qualified retirement plans to save for retirement through automatic payroll deposit IRAs, to facilitate similar saving by the self-employed, and for other purposes.
S 1142 A bill to authorize the acquisition of interests in undeveloped coastal areas in order better to ensure their protection from development.
S 1143 A bill to designate the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and the surrounding Federal land in the State of Florida as an Outstanding Natural Area and as a unit of the National Landscape System, and for other purposes.
S 1144 A bill to provide for an assessment of the achievements by the Government of Iraq of benchmarks for political settlement and national reconciliation in Iraq.
S 1145 A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
S 1146 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve health care for veterans who live in rural areas, and for other purposes.
S 1147 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to terminate the administrative freeze on the enrollment into the health care system of the Department of Veterans Affairs of veterans in the lowest priority category for enrollment (referred to as "Priority 8").
S 1148 A bill to establish the Champlain Quadricentennial Commemoration Commission and the Hudson-Fulton 400th Commemoration Commission, and for other purposes.
S 1149 A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of State-inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture determines that the State inspection requirements are at least equal to Federal inspection requirements and to require the Secretary to reimburse State agencies for part of the costs of the inspections.
S 1150 A bill to enhance the State inspection of meat and poultry in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1151 A bill to provide incentives to the auto industry to accelerate efforts to develop more energy-efficient vehicles to lessen dependence on oil.
S 1152 A bill to promote wildland firefighter safety.
S 1153 A bill to require assessment of the impact on small business concerns of rules relating to internal controls, and for other purposes.
S 1154 A bill to promote biogas production, and for other purposes.
S 1155 A bill to treat payments under the Conservation Reserve Program as rentals from real estate.
S 1156 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reauthorize the Best Pharmaceuticals for Children program.
S 1157 A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to eliminate the consumptive demand exception relating to the importation of goods made with forced labor.
S 1158 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to increase the use of renewable and alternative fuel, and for other purposes.
S 1159 A bill to amend part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide full Federal funding of such part.
S 1160 A bill to ensure an abundant and affordable supply of highly nutritious fruits, vegetables, and other specialty crops for American consumers and international markets by enhancing the competitiveness of United States-grown specialty crops.
S 1161 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize the expansion of medicare coverage of medical nutrition therapy services.
S 1162 A bill to amend the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act with respect to the labeling of cigarette packages, and for other purposes.
S 1163 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve compensation and specially adapted housing for veterans in certain cases of impairment of vision involving both eyes, and to provide for the use of the National Directory of New Hires for income verification purposes.
S 1164 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve patient access to, and utilization of, the colorectal cancer screening benefit under the Medicare Program.
S 1165 A bill to require Federal buildings to be designed, constructed, and certified to meet, at a minimum, the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design green building rating standard identified as silver by the United States Green Building Council, and for other purposes.
S 1166 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income certain zone compensation of civilian employees of the United States.
S 1167 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to provide funding for student loan repayment for civil legal assistance attorneys.
S 1168 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish a regulatory program for sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, mercury, and carbon dioxide emissions from the electric generating sector.
S 1169 A bill to ensure the provision of high quality health care coverage for uninsured individuals through State health care coverage pilot projects that expand coverage and access and improve quality and efficiency in the health care system.
S 1170 A bill to designate as wilderness certain Federal portions of the red rock canyons of the Colorado Plateau and the Basin and Range Deserts in the State of Utah for the benefit of present and future generations of people in the United States.
S 1171 A bill to amend the Colorado River Storage Project Act and Public Law 87-483 to authorize the construction and rehabilitation of water infrastructure in Northwestern New Mexico, to authorize the use of the reclamation fund to fund the Reclamation Water Settlements Fund, to authorize the conveyance of certain Reclamation land and infrastructure, to authorize the Commissioner of Reclamation to provide for the delivery of water, and for other purposes.
S 1172 A bill to reduce hunger in the United States.
S 1173 A bill to protect, consistent with Roe v. Wade, a woman's freedom to choose to bear a child or terminate a pregnancy, and for other purposes.
S 1174 A bill to amend the Natural Gas Act to modify a provision relating to the siting, construction, expansion, and operation of liquefied natural gas terminals.
S 1175 A bill to end the use of child soldiers in hostilities around the world, and for other purposes.
S 1176 A bill to require enhanced disclosure to consumers regarding the consequences of making only minimum required payments in the repayment of credit card debt, and for other purposes.
S 1177 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish a national uniform multiple air pollutant regulatory program for the electric generating sector.
S 1178 A bill to strengthen data protection and safeguards, require data breach notification, and further prevent identity theft.
S 1179 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the financing for Superfund for purposes of cleanup activities with respect to those Superfund sites for which removal and remedial action is estimated to cost more than $50,000,000, and for other purposes.
S 1180 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the placed-in-service date requirement for low-income housing credit buildings in the Gulf Opportunity Zone, and for other purposes.
S 1181 A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide shareholders with an advisory vote on executive compensation.
S 1182 A bill to amend the Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Corridor Act of 1994 to increase the authorization of appropriations and modify the date on which the authority of the Secretary of the Interior terminates under the Act.
S 1183 A bill to enhance and further research into paralysis and to improve rehabilitation and the quality of life for persons living with paralysis and other physical disabilities, and for other purposes.
S 1184 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resources study regarding the suitability and feasibility of designating certain historic buildings and areas in Taunton, Massachusetts, as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 1185 A bill to provide grants to States to improve high schools and raise graduation rates while ensuring rigorous standards, to develop and implement effective school models for struggling students and dropouts, and to improve State policies to raise graduation rates, and for other purposes.
S 1186 A bill to amend the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to provide for the expedited consideration of certain proposed rescissions of budget authority.
S 1187 A bill to require the Architect of the Capitol to develop a plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from the Capitol complex, with the goal of achieving carbon neutrality at the complex by December 31, 2020.
S 1188 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to enhance the ability to produce fruits and vegetables on covered commodity base acres.
S 1189 A bill to designate the Federal building and United States Courthouse located at 100 East 8th Avenue in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, as the "George Howard, Jr. Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
S 1190 A bill to promote the deployment and adoption of telecommunications services and information technologies, and for other purposes.
S 1191 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to award grants to States to establish revolving loan funds to provide loans to small manufacturers to develop new products, and for other purposes.
S 1192 A bill to increase the number of Federal judgeships in certain judicial districts with heavy caseloads of criminal immigration cases.
S 1193 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to take into trust 2 parcels of Federal land for the benefit of certain Indian Pueblos in the State of New Mexico, and for other purposes.
S 1194 A bill to improve the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, and for other purposes.
S 1195 A bill to establish the Comprehensive Entitlement Reform Commission.
S 1196 A bill to improve mental health care for wounded members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1197 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve the deduction for depreciation.
S 1198 A bill to determine successful methods to provide protection from catastrophic health expenses for individuals who have exceeded health insurance lifetime limits, to provide catastrophic health insurance coverage for uninsured individuals, and for other purposes.
S 1199 A bill to strengthen the capacity of eligible institutions to provide instruction in nanotechnology.
S 1200 A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend the Act.
S 1201 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce emissions from electric powerplants, and for other purposes.
S 1202 A bill to require agencies and persons in possession of computerized data containing sensitive personal information, to disclose security breaches where such breach poses a significant risk of identity theft.
S 1203 A bill to enhance the management of electricity programs at the Department of Energy.
S 1204 A bill to enhance Federal efforts focused on public awareness and education about the risks and dangers associated with Shaken Baby Syndrome.
S 1205 A bill to require a pilot program on assisting veterans service organizations and other veterans groups in developing and promoting peer support programs that facilitate community reintegration of veterans returning from active duty, and for other purposes.
S 1206 A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 to clarify the age discrimination rules applicable to the pension plan maintained by the Young Woman's Christian Association Retirement Fund.
S 1207 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase and extend the energy efficient commercial buildings deduction.
S 1208 A bill to provide additional security and privacy protection for social security account numbers.
S 1209 A bill to provide for the continued administration of Santa Rosa Island, Channel Islands National Park, in accordance with the laws (including regulations) and policies of the National Park Service, and for other purposes.
S 1210 A bill to extend the grant program for drug-endangered children.
S 1211 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide enhanced penalties for marketing controlled substances to minors.
S 1212 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit direct payment under the Medicare program for clinical social worker services provided to residents of skilled nursing facilities.
S 1213 A bill to give States the flexibility to reduce bureaucracy by streamlining enrollment processes for the Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance Programs through better linkages with programs providing nutrition and related assistance to low-income families.
S 1214 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the partial exclusion for gain from certain small business stocks.
S 1215 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend and improve certain authorities of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 1216 A bill to allow certain nationals of Mexico entering the State of New Mexico on a temporary basis to travel up to 100 miles from the international border between the State of New Mexico and Mexico, and for other purposes.
S 1217 A bill to enhance the safety of elementary schools, secondary schools, and institutions of higher learning.
S 1218 A bill to provide quality, affordable health care for all Americans.
S 1219 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide taxpayer protection and assistance, and for other purposes.
S 1220 A bill to increase the standard mileage rate for use of an automobile for business, medical, and moving deduction purposes for 2007 and permanently increase such rate for charitable deduction purposes under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and to temporarily increase the reimbursement rate for use of an automobile by Federal employees.
S 1221 A bill to provide for the enactment of comprehensive health care reform.
S 1222 A bill to stop mortgage transactions which operate to promote fraud, risk, abuse, and under-development, and for other purposes.
S 1223 A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to support efforts by local or regional television or radio broadcasters to provide essential public information programming in the event of a major disaster, and for other purposes.
S 1224 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
S 1225 A bill to establish a process for aliens who meet certain conditions to be granted permanent resident status.
S 1226 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to establish programs to improve the quality, performance, and delivery of pediatric care.
S 1227 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish carbon dioxide new source performance standards for new coal-fired electric generated units.
S 1228 A bill to amend section 485(f) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 regarding law enforcement emergencies.
S 1229 A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to provide for the application of mandatory minimum maturity standards applicable to all domestic and imported Hass avocados.
S 1230 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable credit for contributions to qualified tuition programs.
S 1231 A bill to amend part A of title II of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to enhance teacher training and teacher preparation programs, and for other purposes.
S 1232 A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in consultation with the Secretary of Education, to develop a voluntary policy for managing the risk of food allergy and anaphylaxis in schools, to establish school-based food allergy management grants, and for other purposes.
S 1233 A bill to provide and enhance intervention, rehabilitative treatment, and services to veterans with traumatic brain injury, and for other purposes.
S 1234 A bill to strengthen the liability of parent companies for violations of sanctions by foreign entities, and for other purposes.
S 1235 A bill to impose appropriate penalties for the assault or murder of a Federal law enforcement officer or Federal judge, for the retaliatory assault or murder of a family member of a Federal law enforcement officer or Federal judge, and for other purposes.
S 1236 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 regarding highly qualified teachers, growth models, adequate yearly progress, Native American language programs, and parental involvement, and for other purposes.
S 1237 A bill to increase public safety by permitting the Attorney General to deny the transfer of firearms or the issuance of firearms and explosives licenses to known or suspected dangerous terrorists.
S 1238 A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, close tax loopholes, impose windfall profits tax on major integrated oil companies, provide a reserve fund for biofuels research and infrastructure, and payments for low-income households.
S 1239 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the new markets tax credit through 2013, and for other purposes.
S 1240 A bill to provide for the provision by hospitals receiving Federal funds through the Medicare program or Medicaid program of emergency contraceptives to women who are survivors of sexual assault.
S 1241 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify student housing eligible for the low-income housing credit, and for other purposes.
S 1242 A bill to amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act and Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to establish a biofuel pilot program to offer crop insurance to producers of experimental biofuel crops and a program to make loans and loan guarantees to producers of experimental biofuel crops.
S 1243 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to reduce the age for receipt of military retired pay for nonregular service from 60 years of age to 55 years of age.
S 1244 A bill to amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to expand coverage under the Act, to increase protections for whistleblowers, to increase penalties for certain violators, and for other purposes.
S 1245 A bill to reform mutual aid agreements for the National Capital Region.
S 1246 A bill to establish and maintain a wildlife global animal information network for surveillance internationally to combat the growing threat of emerging diseases that involve wild animals, such as bird flu, and for other purposes.
S 1247 A bill to amend the Weir Farm National Historic Site Establishment Act of 1990 to limit the development of any property acquired by the Secretary of the Interior for the development of visitor and administrative facilities for the Weir Farm National Historic Site, and for other purposes.
S 1248 An original bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1249 A bill to require the President to close the Department of Defense detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes.
S 1250 A bill to direct the United States Trade Representative to conduct an investigation of the personal exemption allowance that Canada provides for merchandise purchased abroad by Canadian residents, and for other purposes.
S 1251 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of horses, and for other purposes.
S 1252 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for uniformity in the awarding of disability ratings for wounds or injuries incurred by members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1253 A bill to establish a fund for the National Park Centennial Challenge, and for other purposes.
S 1254 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that the reductions in social security benefits which are required in the case of spouses and surviving spouses who are also receiving certain government pensions shall be equal to the amount by which two-thirds of the total amount of the combined monthly benefit (before reduction) and monthly pension exceeds $1,200, adjusted for inflation.
S 1255 A bill to protect Indian arts and crafts through the improvement of applicable criminal proceedings, and for other purposes.
S 1256 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to reauthorize loan programs under that Act, and for other purposes.
S 1257 A bill to provide the District of Columbia a voting seat and the State of Utah an additional seat in the House of Representatives.
S 1258 A bill to amend the Reclamation Safety of Dams Act of 1978 to authorize improvements for the security of dams and other facilities.
S 1259 A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide assistance for developing countries to promote quality basic education and to establish the achievement of universal basic education in all developing countries as an objective of United States foreign assistance policy, and for other purposes.
S 1260 A bill to protect information relating to consumers, to require notice of security breaches, and for other purposes.
S 1261 A bill to amend title 10 and 38, United States Code, to repeal the 10-year limit on use of Montgomery GI Bill educational assistance benefits, and for other purposes.
S 1262 A bill to protect students receiving student loans, and for other purposes.
S 1263 A bill to protect the welfare of consumers by prohibiting price gouging with respect to gasoline and petroleum distillates during natural disasters and abnormal market disruptions, and for other purposes.
S 1264 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit to holders of rural renaissance bonds.
S 1265 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for veterans' mortgage life insurance to include members of the Armed Forced receiving specially adapted housing assistance from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
S 1266 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase assistance for veterans interred in cemeteries other than national cemeteries, and for other purposes.
S 1267 A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media.
S 1268 A bill to provide for the development and inventory of certain outer Continental Shelf resources.
S 1269 A bill to improve border security in the United States and for other purposes.
S 1270 A bill to amend title IV of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, in the case of airline pilots who are required by regulation to retire at age 60, to compute the actuarial value of monthly benefits in the form of a life annuity commencing at age 60.
S 1271 A bill to provide for a comprehensive national research effort on the physical and mental health and other readjustment needs of the members of the Armed Forces and veterans who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom and their families.
S 1272 A bill to establish the National Guard Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program.
S 1273 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow permanent look-through treatment of payments between related foreign corporations.
S 1274 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of food for humans and pets.
S 1275 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for a screening and treatment program for prostate cancer in the same manner as is provided for breast and cervical cancer.
S 1276 A bill to facilitate the creation of methamphetamine precursor electronic logbook systems, and for other purposes.
S 1277 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to clarify the treatment of payment under the Medicare program for clinical laboratory tests furnished by critical access hospitals.
S 1278 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the scope of programs of education for which accelerated payments of educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill may be used, and for other purposes.
S 1279 A bill to secure America's future economy through reform of the Federal budget process.
S 1280 A bill to provide greater accountability in reviewing the national security considerations of free trade agreements.
S 1281 A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain rivers and streams of the headwaters of the Snake River System as additions to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
S 1282 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the exclusion from gross income of certain wages of a certified master teacher, and for other purposes.
S 1283 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the management of medical care, personnel actions, and quality of life issues for members of the Armed Forces who are receiving medical care in an outpatient status, and for other purposes.
S 1284 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the taxation of income of controlled foreign corporations attributable to imported property.
S 1285 A bill to reform the financing of Senate elections, and for other purposes.
S 1286 A bill to authorize the Coquille Indian Tribe of the State of Oregon to convey land and interests in land owned by the Tribe.
S 1287 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an offset against income tax refunds to pay for State judicial debts that are past-due.
S 1288 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to increase the retirement security of women and small business owners, and for other purposes.
S 1289 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the salary and terms of judges of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, to modify authorities for the recall of retired judges of such court, and for other purposes.
S 1290 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide additional discretion to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in contracting with State approving agencies, and for other purposes.
S 1291 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the renewable energy production credit and to extend and modify the credit to holders of clean renewable energy bonds.
S 1292 A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to improve the safety of meat and poultry products by enhancing the ability of the Secretary of Agriculture to retrieve the history, use, and location of a meat or poultry product through a recordkeeping and audit system or registered identification, and for other purposes.
S 1293 A bill to amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve educational assistance for members and former members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1294 A bill to strengthen national security by encouraging and assisting in the expansion and improvement of educational programs in order to meet critical needs at the elementary, secondary, and higher education levels, and for other purposes.
S 1295 A bill to amend the African Development Foundation Act to change the name of the Foundation, modify the administrative authorities of the Foundation, and for other purposes.
S 1296 A bill to provide enhanced Federal enforcement and assistance in preventing and prosecuting crimes of violence against children.
S 1297 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to promote the use of advanced clean fuels that help reduce air and water pollution and protect the environment.
S 1298 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to establish a Federal Reinsurance Program for Catastrophic Health Care Costs.
S 1299 A bill to establish on behalf of consumers a fiduciary duty and other standards of care for mortgage brokers and originators, and to establish standards to assess a consumer's ability to repay, and for other purposes.
S 1300 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2008 through 2011, to improve aviation safety and capacity, to modernize the air traffic control system, and for other purposes.
S 1301 A bill to preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, or to refrain from such activities.
S 1302 A bill to amend title V of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to encourage and support parent, family, and community involvement in schools, to provide needed integrated services and comprehensive supports to children, and to ensure that schools are centers of communities, for the ultimate goal of assisting students to stay in school, become successful learners, and improve academic achievement.
S 1303 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to enhance the security of wastewater treatment works.
S 1304 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the Arizona National Scenic Trail.
S 1305 A bill making emergency war appropriations for American troops overseas, without unnecessary pork barrel spending and without mandating surrender or retreat in Iraq, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2007, and for other purposes.
S 1306 A bill to direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission to classify certain children's products containing lead to be banned hazardous substances.
S 1307 A bill to include Medicare provider payments in the Federal Payment Levy Program, to require the Department of Health and Human Services to offset Medicare provider payments by the amount of the provider's delinquent Federal debt, and for other purposes.
S 1308 A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from allowing the importation of certain cattle and beef from Canada until the implementation of country of origin labeling requirements.
S 1309 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit universal defaults on credit card accounts, and for other purposes.
S 1310 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an extension of increased payments for ground ambulance services under the Medicare program.
S 1311 A bill to permanently prohibit oil and gas leasing in the North Aleutian Basin Planning Area, and for other purposes.
S 1312 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure the right of employees to a secret-ballot election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board.
S 1313 A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide relief for servicemembers with respect to contracts for cellular phone service, and for other purposes.
S 1314 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the outreach activities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 1315 An act to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance veterans' insurance and housing benefits, to improve benefits and services for transitioning servicemembers, and for other purposes.
S 1316 A bill to establish and clarify that Congress does not authorize persons convicted of dangerous crimes in foreign courts to freely possess firearms in the United States.
S 1317 A bill to posthumously award a congressional gold medal to Constance Baker Motley.
S 1318 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an incentive to preserve affordable housing in multifamily housing units which are sold or exchanged.
S 1319 A bill to provide for the conversion of a temporary judgeship for the district of Hawaii to a permanent judgeship.
S 1320 A bill to prohibit the rewarding of suicide bombings, to prohibit terrorist kidnappings and sexual assaults, and for other purposes.
S 1321 An original bill to enhance the energy security of the United States by promoting biofuels, energy efficiency, and carbon capture and storage, and for other purposes.
S 1322 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve the operation of employee stock ownership plans, and for other purposes.
S 1323 A bill to prevent legislative and regulatory functions from being usurped by civil liability actions brought or continued against food manufacturers, marketers, distributors, advertisers, sellers, and trade associations for claims of injury relating to a person's weight gain, obesity, or any health condition associated with weight gain or obesity.
S 1324 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from transportation fuel sold in the United States.
S 1325 A bill to amend the Act of July 3, 1890, to provide for the granting to a State of a parcel of land for use as an agricultural college and to proscribe the use of earnings and proceeds thereof.
S 1326 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and enhance compensation and pension, health care, housing, burial, and other benefits for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1327 A bill to create and extend certain temporary district court judgeships.
S 1328 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships.
S 1329 A bill to extend the Acadia National Park Advisory Commission, to provide improved visitor services at the park, and for other purposes.
S 1330 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide for wage insurance for dislocated workers.
S 1331 A bill to regulate .50 BMG caliber sniper rifles.
S 1332 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs.
S 1333 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to strengthen the earned income tax credit.
S 1334 A bill to amend section 2306 of title 38, United States Code, to make permanent authority to furnish government headstones and markers for graves of veterans at private cemeteries, and for other purposes.
S 1335 A bill to amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the official language of the Government of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1336 A bill to provide for an assessment of the achievement by the Government of Iraq of benchmarks for political settlement and national reconciliation in Iraq.
S 1337 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to provide for equal coverage of mental health services under the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
S 1338 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a two-year moratorium on certain Medicare physician payment reductions for imaging services.
S 1339 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, the Higher Education Act of 1965, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve recruitment, preparation, distribution, and retention of public elementary and secondary school teachers and principals, and for other purposes.
S 1340 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare beneficiaries with access to geriatric assessments and chronic care coordination services, and for other purposes.
S 1341 A bill to provide for the exchange of certain Bureau of Land Management land in Pima County, Arizona, and for other purposes.
S 1342 A bill to improve the health of Americans and reduce health care costs by reorienting the Nation's health care system toward prevention, wellness, and self care.
S 1343 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to prevention and treatment of diabetes, and for other purposes.
S 1344 A bill to designate the Department of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic in Wenatchee, Washington, as the Elwood "Bud" Link Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic.
S 1345 A bill to affirm that Federal employees are protected from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and to repudiate any assertion to the contrary.
S 1346 A bill to amend conservation and biofuels programs of the Department of Agriculture to promote the compatible goals of economically viable agricultural production and reducing nutrient loads in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries by assisting agricultural producers to make beneficial, cost-effective changes to cropping systems, grazing management, and nutrient management associated with livestock and poultry production, crop production, bioenergy production, and other agricultural practices on agricultural land within the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and for other purposes.
S 1347 A bill to amend the Omnibus Indian Advancement Act to modify the date as of which certain tribal land of the Lytton Rancheria of California is deemed to be held in trust and to provide for the conduct of certain activities on the land.
S 1348 A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.
S 1349 A bill to ensure that the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs provide to members of the Armed Forces and veterans with traumatic brain injury the services that best meet their individual needs, and for other purposes.
S 1350 A bill to amend title II of the Immigration and Nationality Act to reform the diversity visa program and create a program that awards visas to aliens with an advanced degree.
S 1351 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve the competitiveness of the United States in the global economy and to protect against potential visa fraud and abuse.
S 1352 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 127 East Locust Street in Fairbury, Illinois, as the "Dr. Francis Townsend Post Office Building".
S 1353 A bill to nullify the determinations of the Copyright Royalty Judges with respect to webcasting, to modify the basis for making such a determination, and for other purposes.
S 1354 A bill to amend the definition of a law enforcement officer under subchapter III of chapter 83 and chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code, respectively, to ensure the inclusion of certain positions.
S 1355 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat spaceports like airports under the exempt facility bond rules.
S 1356 A bill to amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to establish industrial bank holding company regulation, and for other purposes.
S 1357 A bill to amend the Law Enforcement Pay Equity Act of 2000 to permit certain annuitants of the retirement programs of the United States Park Police and United States Secret Service Uniformed Division to receive the adjustments in pension benefits to which such annuitants would otherwise be entitled as a result of the conversion of members of the United States Park Police and United Sates Secret Service Uniformed Division to a new salary schedule under the amendments made by such Act.
S 1358 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to require all gasoline sold for use in motor vehicles to contain 10 percent renewable fuel in the year 2010 and thereafter, and for other purposes.
S 1359 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance public and health professional awareness and understanding of lupus and to strengthen the Nation's research efforts to identify the causes and cure of lupus.
S 1360 A bill to provide for higher education affordability, access, and opportunity.
S 1361 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for the depreciation of certain leasehold improvements and to modify the depreciation rules relating to such leasehold improvements for purposes of computing earnings and profits.
S 1362 A bill to establish a Strategic Gasoline and Fuel Reserve.
S 1363 A bill to improve health care for severely injured members and former members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1364 A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid, and for other purposes.
S 1365 A bill to amend the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into cooperative agreements with any of the management partners of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, and for other purposes.
S 1366 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit the consolidation of life insurance companies with other companies.
S 1367 A bill to amend the Public Health Services Act to provide methamphetamine prevention and treatement services.
S 1368 A bill to amend the Denali Commission Act of 1998 to modify the authority of the Commission.
S 1369 A bill to grant immunity from civil liability to any person who voluntarily notifies appropriate security personnel of suspicious activity believed to threaten transportation safety or security or takes reasonable action to mitigate such activity.
S 1370 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure more investment and innovation in clean energy technologies.
S 1371 A bill to establish a program to award innovation prizes to individuals and entities for researching and developing innovative technologies, and for other purposes.
S 1372 A bill to provide for a Center for Nanotechnology Research and Engineering.
S 1373 A bill to provide grants and loan guarantees for the development and construction of science parks to promote the clustering of innovation through high technology activities.
S 1374 A bill to assist States in making voluntary high quality full-day prekindergarten programs available and economically affordable for the families of all children for at least 1 year preceding kindergarten.
S 1375 A bill to ensure that new mothers and their families are educated about postpartum depression, screened for symptoms, and provided with essential services, and to increase research at the National Institutes of Health on postpartum depression.
S 1376 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and expand the drug discount program under section 340B of such Act to improve the provision of discounts on drug purchases for certain safety net provides.
S 1377 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the City of Henderson, Nevada, certain Federal land located in the City, and for other purposes.
S 1378 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the distribution of the drug dextromethorphan, and for other purposes.
S 1379 A bill to amend chapter 35 of title 28, United States Code, to strike the exception to the residency requirements for United States attorneys.
S 1380 A bill to designate as wilderness certain land within the Rocky Mountain National Park and to adjust the boundaries of the Indian Peaks Wilderness and the Arapaho National Recreation Area of the Arapaho National Forest in the State of Colorado.
S 1381 A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to monitor and investigate gasoline prices under certain circumstances.
S 1382 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of an Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Registry.
S 1383 A bill to reduce the disparity in punishment between crack and powder cocaine offenses, to more broadly focus the punishment for drug offenders on the seriousness of the offense and the culpability of the offender, and for other purposes.
S 1384 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to repeal authority for adjustments to per diem payments to homeless veterans service centers for receipt of other sources of income, to extend authorities for certain programs to benefit homeless veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1385 A bill to designate the United States courthouse facility located at 301 North Miami Avenue, Miami, Florida, as the "C. Clyde Atkins United States Courthouse".
S 1386 A bill to amend the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, to provide better assistance to low- and moderate-income families, and for other purposes.
S 1387 A bill to amend the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 to provide for greenhouse gases.
S 1388 A bill to establish a commercial truck highway safety demonstration program in the State of Maine, and for other purposes.
S 1389 A bill to authorize the National Science Foundation to establish a Climate Change Education Program.
S 1390 A bill to provide for the issuance of a "forever stamp" to honor the sacrifices of the brave men and women of the armed forces who have been awarded the Purple Heart.
S 1391 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes.
S 1392 A bill to increase the authorization for the major medical facility project to consolidate the medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs at the University Drive and H. John Heinz III divisions, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
S 1393 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to prescribe the binding oath or affirmation of renunciation and allegiance required to be naturalized as a citizen of the United States, to encourage and support the efforts of prospective citizens of the United States to become citizens, and for other purposes.
S 1394 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, to exclude from gross income of individual taxpayers discharges of indebtedness attributable to certain forgiven residential mortgage obligations.
S 1395 A bill to prevent unfair practices in credit card accounts, and for other purposes.
S 1396 A bill to authorize a major medical facility project to modernize inpatient wards at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
S 1397 A bill to increase the allocation of visas for certain highly skilled workers and to reduce fraud and abuse in certain visa programs for aliens working temporarily in the United States.
S 1398 A bill to expand the research and prevention activities of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with respect to inflammatory bowel disease.
S 1399 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to combine the Hope Scholarship Credit and the deduction for qualified tuition and related expenses into a refundable college affordability and creating chances for educational success for students (ACCESS) credit, to establish an Early Federal Pell Grant Commitment Demonstration Program, and to increase the maximum Federal Pell Grant Award.
S 1400 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the information and repayment options to student borrowers, and for other purposes.
S 1401 A bill to improve the National Student Loan Data System.
S 1402 A bill to amend the Investment Advisors Act of 1940, with respect to the exemption to registration requirements.
S 1403 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to provide incentives for the production of bioenergy crops.
S 1404 A bill to provide for Congressional authority with respect to certain acquisitions, mergers, and takeovers under the Defense Production Act of 1950.
S 1405 A bill to enhance the ability of community banks to foster economic growth and serve their communities, boost small businesses, increase individual savings, and for other purposes.
S 1406 A bill to amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to strengthen polar bear conservation efforts, and for other purposes.
S 1407 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to temporarily provide a shorter recovery period for the depreciation of certain systems installed in nonresidential and residential rental buildings.
S 1408 A bill to improve quality in health care by providing incentives for adoption of modern information technology.
S 1409 A bill to provide and enhance education, housing, and entrepreneur assistance for veterans who serve in the Armed Forces after September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.
S 1410 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for the purchase of hearing aids.
S 1411 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish within the Environmental Protection Agency an office to measure and report on greenhouse gas emissions of Federal agencies.
S 1412 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Development Act of 2002 to support beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes.
S 1413 A bill to provide for research and education with respect to uterine fibroids, and for other purposes.
S 1414 A bill to amend the National Assessment of Educational Progress Authorization Act to require State academic assessments of student achievement in United States history and civics, and for other purposes.
S 1415 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to improve screening and treatment of cancers, provide for survivorship services, and for other purposes.
S 1416 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the deduction for mortgage insurance premiums.
S 1417 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit a report to Congress providing a master plan for the use of the West Los Angeles Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, California, and for other purposes.
S 1418 A bill to provide assistance to improve the health of newborns, children, and mothers in developing countries, and for other purposes.
S 1419 A bill to move the United States toward greater energy independence and security, to increase the production of clean renewable fuels, to protect consumers from price gouging, to increase the energy efficiency of products, buildings and vehicles, to promote research on and deploy greenhouse gas capture and storage options, and to improve the energy performance of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
S 1420 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require staff working with developmentally disabled individuals to call emergency services in the event of a life-threatening situation.
S 1421 A bill to provide for the maintenance, management, and availability for research of assets of Air Force Health Study.
S 1422 A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a program to provide to agricultural operators and producers a reserve to assist in the stabilization of farm income during low-revenue years, to assist operators and producers to invest in value-added farms, to promote higher levels of environmental stewardship, and for other purposes.
S 1423 A bill to extend tax relief to the residents and businesses of an area with respect to which a major disaster has been declared by the President under section 401 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (FEMA-1699-DR) by reason of severe storms and tornados beginning on May 4, 2007, and determined by the President to warrant individual or public assistance from the Federal Government under such Act.
S 1424 A bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2013, and for other purposes.
S 1425 A bill to enhance the defense nanotechnology research and development program.
S 1426 A bill to amend the Agricultural Trade Act of 1978 to reauthorize the market access program, and for other purposes.
S 1427 A bill to establish the Federal Emergency Management Agency as an independent agency, and for other purposes.
S 1428 A bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to assure access to durable medical equipment under the Medicare program.
S 1429 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to reauthorize the provision of technical assistance to small public water systems.
S 1430 A bill to authorize State and local governments to direct divestiture from, and prevent investment in, companies with investments of $20,000,000 or more in Iran's energy sector, and for other purposes.
S 1431 A bill to provide for a statewide early childhood education professional development and career system, and for other purposes.
S 1432 A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 and the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve access to healthy foods, and for other purposes.
S 1433 A bill to amend the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act to provide competitive status to certain Federal employees in the State of Alaska.
S 1434 A bill to amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to promote the use of energy and water efficiency measures in Federal buildings, to promote energy savings performance contracts and utility energy service contracts, and for other purposes.
S 1435 A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to increase the capacity of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, and for other purposes.
S 1436 A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to add clementines to the list of fruits and vegetables subject to minimum quality import requirements issued by the Secretary of Agriculture.
S 1437 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the semicentennial of the enactment of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
S 1438 A bill to improve railroad safety.
S 1439 A bill to reauthorize the broadband loan and loan guarantee program under title VI of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936.
S 1440 A bill to provide for judicial determination of injury in certain cases involving dumped and subsidized merchandise imported into the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1441 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to modify authorities for the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to accept new applications for grants for State home construction projects to authorize the Secretary to award grants for construction of facilities used in non-institutional care programs, and for other purposes.
S 1442 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish new units of Customs Patrol Officers.
S 1443 A bill to provide standards for renewable fuels and coal-derived fuels.
S 1444 A bill to provide for free mailing privileges for personal correspondence and parcels sent to members of the Armed Forces serving on active duty in Iraq or Afghanistan.
S 1445 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish, promote, and support a comprehensive prevention, research, and medical management referral program for hepatitis C virus infection.
S 1446 A bill to amend the National Capital Transportation Act of 1969 to authorize additional Federal contributions for maintaining and improving the transit system of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, and for other purposes.
S 1447 A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make decisions relating to proposed amendments to milk marketing orders not later than 90 days after the date on which the Secretary holds a hearing.
S 1448 A bill to extend the same Federal benefits to law enforcement officers serving private institutions of higher education and rail carriers that apply to law enforcement officers serving units of State and local government.
S 1449 A bill to establish the Rocky Mountain Science Collections Center to assist in preserving the archeological, anthropological, paleontological, zoological, and geologic artifacts and archival documentation from the Rocky Mountain region through the construction of an on-site, secure collections facility for the Denver Museum of Nature and Science in Denver, Colorado.
S 1450 A bill to authorize appropriations for the Housing Assistance Council.
S 1451 A bill to encourage the development of coordinated quality reforms to improve health care delivery and reduce the cost of care in the health care system.
S 1452 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national center for public mental health emergency preparedness, and for other purposes.
S 1453 A bill to extend the moratorium on taxes on Internet access and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce imposed by the Internet Tax Freedom Act, and for other purposes.
S 1454 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase burial benefits for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1455 A bill to provide for the establishment of a health information technology and privacy system.
S 1456 A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of electronic personal health records for individuals and family members enrolled in Federal employee health benefits plans under chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, and for other purposes.
S 1457 A bill to provide for the protection of mail delivery on certain postal routes, and for other purposes.
S 1458 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to provide incentives for improved agricultural air quality.
S 1459 A bill to strengthen the Nation's research efforts to identify the causes and cure of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, expand psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis data collection, study access to and quality of care for people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and for other purposes.
S 1460 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Development Act of 2002 to support beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes.
S 1461 A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from imposing penalties against a State under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program for failure to satisfy minimum work participation rates or comply with work participation verification procedures with respect to months beginning after September 2006 and before the end of the 12-month period that begins on the date the Secretary approves the State's work verification plan.
S 1462 A bill to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to promote the adoption of children with special needs.
S 1463 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to regulate the sale of ammonium nitrate to prevent and deter the acquisition of ammonium nitrate by terrorists, and for other purposes.
S 1464 A bill to establish a Global Service Fellowship Program, and for other purposes.
S 1465 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of certain medical mobility devices approved as class III medical devices.
S 1466 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude property tax rebates and other benefits provided to volunteer firefighters, search and rescue personnel, and emergency medical responders from income and employment taxes and wage withholding.
S 1467 A bill to establish an establish an Early Federal Pell Grant Commitment Demonstration Program.
S 1468 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase burial benefits for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1469 A bill to require the closure of the Department of Defense detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes.
S 1470 A bill to provide States with the resources needed to rid our schools of performance-enhancing drug use.
S 1471 A bill to provide for the voluntary development by States of qualifying best practices for health care and to encourage such voluntary development by amending titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide differential rates of payment favoring treatment provided consistent with qualifying best practices under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.
S 1472 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to create a Bureau of Reclamation partnership with the North Bay Water Reuse Authority and other regional partners to achieve objectives relating to water supply, water quality, and environmental restoration.
S 1473 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation, to enter into a cooperative agreement with the Madera Irrigation District for purposes of supporting the Madera Water Supply Enhancement Project.
S 1474 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to plan, design and construct facilities to provide water for irrigation, municipal, domestic, and other uses from the Bunker Hill Groundwater Basin, Santa Ana River, California, and for other purposes.
S 1475 A bill to amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program, and for other purposes.
S 1476 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct special resources study of the Tule Lake Segregation Center in Modoc County, California, to determine suitability and feasibility of establishing a unit of the National Park System.
S 1477 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to carry out the Jackson Gulch rehabilitation project in the State of Colorado.
S 1478 A bill to provide lasting protection for inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System.
S 1479 A bill to improve the oversight and regulation of tissue banks and the tissue donation process, and for other purposes.
S 1480 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the payment of a monthly stipend to the surviving parents (known as "Gold Star parents") of members of the Armed Forces who die during a period of war.
S 1481 A bill to restore fairness and reliability to the medical justice system and promote patient safety by fostering alternatives to current medical tort litigation, and for other purposes.
S 1482 A bill to amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct research on indicators of child well-being.
S 1483 A bill to create a new incentive fund that will encourage States to adopt the 21st Century Skills Framework.
S 1484 A bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to restore the Medicare treatment of ownership of oxygen equipment to that in effect before enactment of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005.
S 1485 A bill to impose tariff-rate quotas on certain casein and milk protein concentrates.
S 1486 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to restore integrity to and strengthen payment limitation rules for commodity payments and benefits.
S 1487 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require an individual, durable, voter-verified paper record under title III of such Act, and for other purposes.
S 1488 A bill to amend the definition of independent student for purposes of the need analysis in the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include older adopted students.
S 1489 A bill to provide for an additional place of holding court in the western district of Washington.
S 1490 A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of electronic personal health records for individuals and family members enrolled in Federal employee health benefits plans under chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, and for other purposes.
S 1491 A bill to amend the Agricultural Risk Protection Act of 2000 to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to provide grants for the installation of E-85 fuel infrastructure, and for other purposes.
S 1492 A bill to improve the quality of federal and state data regarding the availability and quality of broadband services and to promote the deployment of affordable broadband services to all parts of the Nation.
S 1493 A bill to promote innovation and basic research in advanced information and communications technologies that will enhance or facilitate the availability and affordability of advanced communications services to all Americans.
S 1494 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the special diabetes programs for Type I diabetes and Indians under that Act.
S 1495 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the application of the tonnage tax on vessels operating in the dual United States domestic and foreign trades, and for other purposes.
S 1496 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to include pollinators in certain conservation programs.
S 1497 A bill to promote the energy independence of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1498 A bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prohibit the import, export, transportation, sale, receipt, acquisition, or purchase in interstate or foreign commerce of any live animal of any prohibited wildlife species, and for other purposes.
S 1499 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce air pollution from marine vessels.
S 1500 A bill to support democracy and human rights in Zimbabwe, and for other purposes.
S 1501 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate the current education tax incentives into one credit against income tax for higher education expenses, and for other purposes.
S 1502 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to encourage owners and operators of privately-held farm, ranch, and forest land to voluntarily make their land available for access by the public under programs administered by States and tribal governments.
S 1503 A bill to improve domestic fuels security.
S 1504 A bill to revalue the LIFO inventories of major integrated oil companies.
S 1505 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the approval of biosimilars, and for other purposes.
S 1506 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to modify provisions relating to beach monitoring, and for other purposes.
S 1507 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for drug and health care claims data release.
S 1508 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and expand various tax incentives for production of renewable energy and clean energy sources, and for other purposes.
S 1509 A bill to improve United States hurricane forecasting, monitoring, and warning capabilities, and for other purposes.
S 1510 A bill to require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate consumer product safety rules concerning the safety and labeling of portable generators.
S 1511 A bill to promote the development and use of marine and hydrokinetic renewable energy technologies, and for other purposes.
S 1512 A bill to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to expand Federal eligibility for children in foster care who have attained age 18.
S 1513 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to authorize grant programs to enhance the access of low-income African-American students to higher education.
S 1514 A bill to revise and extend provisions under the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act.
S 1515 A bill to establish a domestic violence volunteer attorney network to represent domestic violence victims.
S 1516 A bill to provide environmental assistance to non-Federal interests in the State of Colorado.
S 1517 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the distribution of a share of certain mineral revenues to the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 1518 A bill to amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to reauthorize the Act, and for other purposes.
S 1519 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a transition to a new voluntary quality reporting program for physicians and other health professionals.
S 1520 A bill to prohibit price gouging relating to gasoline and diesel fuels in areas affected by major disasters.
S 1521 A bill to provide information, resources, recommendations, and funding to help State and local law enforcement enact crime prevention and intervention strategies supported by rigorous evidence.
S 1522 A bill to amend the Bonneville Power Administration portions of the Fisheries Restoration and Irrigation Mitigation Act of 2000 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2014, and for other purposes.
S 1523 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide from the Capitol power plant.
S 1524 A bill to waive time limitations specified by law in order to allow the Medal of Honor to be awarded to Gary Lee McKiddy, of Miamisburg, Ohio, for acts of valor while a helicopter crew chief and door gunner with the 1st Cavalry Division during the Vietnam War.
S 1525 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the energy efficient appliance credit for appliances produced after 2007.
S 1526 A bill to direct the Secretary of Energy to develop standards for general service lamps that will operate more efficiently and assist in reducing costs to consumers, business concerns, government entities, and other users, to require that general service lamps and related products manufactured or sold in interstate commerce after 2013 meet those standards, and for other purposes.
S 1527 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for renovation and construction of manufacturing facilities for incandescent lamps.
S 1528 A bill to amend chapter 87 of title 18, United States Code, to end the terrorizing effects of the sale of murderabilia on crime victims and their families.
S 1529 A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to end benefit erosion, support working families with child care expenses, encourage retirement and education savings, and for other purposes.
S 1530 A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act, to protect consumers from inadequate disclosures and certain abusive practices in rent-to-own transactions, and for other purposes.
S 1531 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives and extend existing incentives for the production and use of renewable energy resources, and for other purposes.
S 1532 A bill to extend tax relief to the residents and businesses of an area with respect to which a major disaster has been declared by the President under section 401 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (FEMA-1699-DR) by reason of severe storms and tornados beginning on May 4, 2007, and determined by the President to warrant individual or individual and public assistance from the Federal Government under such Act.
S 1533 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain coins to be acquired by individual retirement accounts and other individually directed pension plan accounts, and for other purposes.
S 1534 A bill to hold the current regime in Iran accountable for its human rights record and to support a transition to democracy in Iran.
S 1535 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Foreign Trade Zones Act to simplify the tax and eliminate the drawback fee on certain distilled spirits used in nonbeverage products manufactured in a United States foreign trade zone for domestic use and export.
S 1536 A bill for the relief of Jose Alberto Martinez Moreno, Micaela Lopez Martinez, and Adilene Martinez.
S 1537 A bill to authorize the transfer of certain funds from the Senate Gift Shop Revolving Fund to the Senate Employee Child Care Center.
S 1538 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Intelligence Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
S 1539 A bill to designate the post office located at 309 East Linn Street, Marshalltown, Iowa, as the "Major Scott Nisely Post Office".
S 1540 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for the transportation of food for charitable purposes.
S 1541 A bill to allow for expanded uses of funding allocated to Louisiana under the hazard mitigation program while preserving the goals of the program to reduce future damage from disasters through mitigation.
S 1542 A bill to establish State infrastructure banks for education, and for other purposes.
S 1543 A bill to establish a national geothermal initiative to encourage increased production of energy from geothermal resources, and for other purposes.
S 1544 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the quality and efficiency of health care, to provide the public with information on provider and supplier performance, and to enhance the education and awareness of consumers for evaluating health care services through the development and release of reports based on Medicare enrollment, claims, survey, and assessment data.
S 1545 A bill to implement the recommendations of the Iraq Study Group.
S 1546 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat gold, silver, platinum, and palladium, in either coin or bar form, in the same manner as equities and mutual funds for purposes of the maximum capital gains rate for individuals.
S 1547 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
S 1548 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
S 1549 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for military construction, and for other purposes.
S 1550 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for defense activities of the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
S 1551 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to making progress toward the goal of eliminating tuberculosis, and for other purposes.
S 1552 A bill to authorize the Administrator of General Services to convey a parcel of real property to the Alaska Railroad Corporation.
S 1553 A bill to provide additional assistance to combat HIV/AIDS among young people, and for other purposes.
S 1554 A bill to comprehensively address challenges relating to energy independence, air pollution, and climate change facing the United States.
S 1555 A bill to establish certain duties for pharmacies to ensure provision of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraception, and for other purposes.
S 1556 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage to designated plan beneficiaries of employees, and for other purposes.
S 1557 A bill to amend part B of title IV of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve 21st Century Community Learning Centers.
S 1558 A bill to amend title 44, United States Code, to strengthen requirements related to security breaches of data involving the disclosure of sensitive personal information.
S 1559 A bill to amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to reauthorize the provision of telemedicine and distance learning services in rural areas.
S 1560 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the quality and availability of mental health services for children and adolescents.
S 1561 A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, with respect to exceptions to discharge in bankruptcy for certain qualified educational loans.
S 1562 A bill to direct the Secretary of Energy to provide grants to States for the distribution of compact fluorescent lights.
S 1563 A bill to require the disclosure of certain activities relating to the petroleum industry of Sudan, to increase the penalties for violations of sanctions provisions, and for other purposes.
S 1564 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide health insurance converge for children and pregnant and post-partum women throughout the United States by combining the children and pregnant women health coverage under Medicaid and SCHIP into a new All Healthy Children Program, and for other purposes.
S 1565 A bill to provide for the transfer of naval vessels to certain foreign recipients.
S 1566 A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to improve that Act, and for other purposes.
S 1567 A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to provide a renewable portfolio standard, and other purposes.
S 1568 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage private philanthropy.
S 1569 A bill to establish a pilot program on the provision of legal services to assist veterans and members of the Armed Forces receive health care, benefits and services, and for other purposes.
S 1570 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to protect employer rights.
S 1571 A bill to reform the essential air service program, and for other purposes.
S 1572 A bill to increase the number of well-trained mental health service professionals (including those based in schools) providing clinical mental health care to children and adolescents, and for other purposes.
S 1573 A bill to promote public-private partnerships to strengthen investment in early childhood development for children from birth to entry into kindergarten in order to ensure healthy development and school readiness for all children.
S 1574 A bill to establish Teaching Residency Programs for preparation and induction of teachers.
S 1575 A bill to encourage the effective use of community resources to combat hunger and the root causes of hunger by creating opportunity through food recovery and job training.
S 1576 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the health and healthcare of racial and ethnic minority groups.
S 1577 A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to require screening, including national criminal history background checks, of direct patient access employees of skilled nursing facilities, nursing facilities, and other long-term care facilities and providers, and to provide for nationwide expansion of the pilot program for national and State background checks on direct patient access employees of long-term care facilities or providers.
S 1578 A bill to amend the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to establish vessel ballast water management requirements, and for other purposes.
S 1579 A bill to amend the Coastal Zone Management Act.
S 1580 A bill to reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000, and for other purposes.
S 1581 A bill to establish an interagency committee to develop an ocean acidification research and monitoring plan and to establish an ocean acidification program within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
S 1582 A bill to reauthorize and amend the Hydrographic Services Improvement Act, and for other purposes.
S 1583 A bill to reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000, and for other coral conservation purposes.
S 1584 A bill to reauthorize and amend the Hydrographic Services Improvement Act, and for other purposes.
S 1585 A bill to designate the Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as the "Ernest Childers Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic".
S 1586 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide assistance in implementing cultural heritage, conservation, and recreational activities in the Connecticut River watershed of the States of New Hampshire and Vermont.
S 1587 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to allow a special depreciation allowance for reuse and recycling property and to provide for tax-exempt financing of recycling equipment, and for other purposes.
S 1588 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for treatment of a minor child's congenital or developmental deformity or disorder due to trauma, infection, tumor, or disease.
S 1589 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to reduce the costs of prescription drugs for enrollees of Medicaid managed care organizations by extending the discounts offered under fee-for-service Medicaid to such organizations..
S 1590 A bill to provide for the reinstatement of a license for a certain Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project.
S 1591 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow full expensing for the cost of qualified refinery property in the year in which the property is placed in service, and to classify petroleum refining property as 5-year property for purposes of depreciation.
S 1592 A bill to reauthorize the Underground Railroad Educational and Cultural Program.
S 1593 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief and protections to military personnel, and for other purposes.
S 1594 A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to improve port safety and security for especially hazardous cargos, and for other purposes.
S 1595 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide flexibility in the manner in which beds are counted for purposes of determining whether a hospital may be designated as a critical access hospital under the Medicare program.
S 1596 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 103 South Getty Street in Uvalde, Texas, as the "Dolph S. Briscoe, Jr. Post Office Building".
S 1597 A bill to preserve open competition and Federal Government neutrality towards the labor relations of Federal Government contractors on Federal and federally funded construction projects.
S 1598 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act, with respect to civil penalties for child labor violations.
S 1599 A bill to amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to provide for energy-related regulatory reform, and for other purposes.
S 1600 A bill to establish an energy technologies innovation network, and for other purposes.
S 1601 A bill to lower the effective tax rate on investment in necessary energy infrastructure and credits for renewable energy, and for other purposes.
S 1602 A bill to improve the energy security of the United States by promoting diverse energy supplies and energy efficiency, and for other purposes.
S 1603 A bill to authorize Congress to award a gold medal to Jerry Lewis, in recognition of his outstanding service to the Nation.
S 1604 A bill to increase the number of well-educated nurses, and for other purposes.
S 1605 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect and preserve access of Medicare beneficiaries in rural areas to health care providers under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
S 1606 A bill to provide for the establishment of a comprehensive policy on the care and management of wounded warriors in order to facilitate and enhance their care, rehabilitation, physical evaluation, transition from care by the Department of Defense to care by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and transition from military service to civilian life, and for other purposes.
S 1607 A bill to provide for identification of misaligned currency, require action to correct the misalignment, and for other purposes.
S 1608 A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain land in Clark County, Nevada, for use by the Nevada National Guard.
S 1609 A bill to provide the necessary authority to the Secretary of Commerce for the establishment and implementation of a regulatory system for offshore aquaculture in the United States Exclusive Economic Zone, and for other purposes.
S 1610 An original bill to ensure national security while promoting foreign investment and the creation and maintenance of jobs, to reform the process by which such investments are examined for any effect they may have on national security, to establish the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1611 An original bill to make technical corrections to SAFETEA-LU and other related laws relating to transit.
S 1612 An original bill to amend the penalty provisions in the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, and for other purposes.
S 1613 A bill to require the Director of National Intelligence to submit to Congress an unclassified report on energy security and for other purposes.
S 1614 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to strengthen penalties for unlawful child labor.
S 1615 A bill to provide loans and grants for fire sprinkler retrofitting in nursing facilities.
S 1616 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to promote and assure the quality of biodiesel fuel, and for other purposes.
S 1617 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for plug-in electric drive motor vehicles.
S 1618 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for the production of a cellulosic biofuel.
S 1619 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for fuel-efficient motor vehicles, and for other purposes.
S 1620 A bill to provide the Coast Guard and NOAA with additional authorities under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, to strengthen the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, and for other purposes.
S 1621 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain farming business machinery and equipment as 5-year property for purposes of depreciation.
S 1622 A bill to require the Federal Communications Commission to reevaluate the band plans for the upper 700 megaHertz band and the un-auctioned portions of the lower 700 megaHertz band and reconfigure them to include spectrum to be licensed for small geographic areas.
S 1623 A bill to require the withholding of United States contributions to the United Nations until the President certifies that the United Nations is not engaged in global taxation schemes.
S 1624 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the exception from the treatment of publicly traded partnerships as corporations for partnerships with passive-type income shall not apply to partnerships directly or indirectly deriving income from providing investment adviser and related asset management services.
S 1625 A bill to protect against the unauthorized installation of computer software, to require clear disclosure to computer users of certain computer software features that may pose a threat to user privacy, and for other purposes.
S 1626 A bill to amend title XIV of the Social Security Act to ensure funding for grants to promote responsible fatherhood and strengthen low-income families, and for other purposes.
S 1627 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and expand the benefits for businesses operating in empowerment zones, enterprise communities, or renewal communities, and for other purposes.
S 1628 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize programs to increase the number of nurse faculty and to increase the domestic nursing and physical therapy workforce, and for other purposes.
S 1629 A bill to request a study by the Federal Communications Commission on the interference caused by broadband Internet transmission over power lines.
S 1630 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain tax-exempt financing of electric transmission facilities from the private business use test.
S 1631 A bill to establish an emergency fuel assistance grant program for small businesses during energy emergencies
S 1632 A bill to ensure that vessels of the United States conveyed to eligible recipients for educational, cultural, historical, charitable, recreational, or other public purposes are maintained and utilized for the purposes for which they were conveyed.
S 1633 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of including the battlefield and related sites of the Battle of Shepherdstown in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, as part of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park or Antietam National Battlefield, and for other purposes.
S 1634 A bill to implement further the Act approving the Covenant to Establish a Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in Political Union with the United States of America, and for other purposes.
S 1635 A bill to provide for the reimbursement of wildland firefighters for the cost of professional liability insurance.
S 1636 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently allow penalty-free withdrawals from retirement plans for individuals called to active duty for at least 179 days.
S 1637 A bill to establish a geothermal heat pump technology acceleration program relating to General Services Administration facilities.
S 1638 A bill to adjust the salaries of Federal justices and judges, and for other purposes.
S 1639 A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.
S 1640 A bill to amend chapter 13 of title 17, United States Code (relating to the vessel hull design protection), to clarify the definitions of a hull and a deck.
S 1641 A bill to amend Public Law 87-383 to reauthorize appropriations to promote the conservation of migratory waterfowl and to offset or prevent the serious loss of important wetland and other waterfowl habitat essential to the preservation of migratory waterfowl, and for other purposes.
S 1642 A bill to extend the authorization of programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
S 1643 A bill to establish the Reclamation Water Settlements Fund, and for other purposes.
S 1644 An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1645 An original bill making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1646 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make cost-share and incentive payments for innovative fuels management conservation practices, including prescribed grazing management on private grazing land and practices that complement commensurate public land, to prevent the occurrence and spread of, and damages caused by, wildfires fueled by invasive species.
S 1647 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to repeal the windfall elimination provision and protect the retirement of public servants.
S 1648 A bill for the relief of Guy Vang, Genevieve Chong Foung, Caroline Vang, and Meline "Melanie" Vang.
S 1649 A bill to provide for 2 programs to authorize the use of leave by caregivers for family members of certain individuals performing military service, and for other purposes.
S 1650 A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes.
S 1651 A bill to assist certain Iraqis who have worked directly with, or are threatened by their association with, the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1652 A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 with respect to trade adjustment assistance for textile and apparel workers, and for other purposes.
S 1653 A bill to implement the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage, and for other purposes.
S 1654 A bill to prohibit the sale or provision of caller ID spoofing services.
S 1655 A bill to establish improved mandatory standards to protect miners during emergencies, and for other purposes.
S 1656 A bill to authorize loans for renewable energy systems and energy efficiency projects under the Express Loan Program of the Small Business Administration.
S 1657 A bill to establish a small business energy efficiency program, and for other purposes.
S 1658 A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide protection for child custody arrangements for parents who are members of the Armed Forces deployed in support of a contingency operation.
S 1659 A bill to limit the simultaneous deployment to combat zones of dual-military couples who have minor dependents.
S 1660 A bill to require studies on support services for families of members of the National Guard and Reserve who are undergoing deployment.
S 1661 A bill to communicate United States travel policies and improve marketing and other activities designed to increase travel in the United States from abroad.
S 1662 A bill to amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to reauthorize the venture capital program, and for other purposes.
S 1663 A bill to amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to reauthorize the New Markets Venture Capital Program, and for other purposes.
S 1664 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., in recognition of his important contributions to the Progressive movement, the State of Wisconsin, and the United States.
S 1665 A bill to authorize the President to posthumously award a gold medal on behalf of Congress to Robert M. La Follette, Sr., in recognition of his important contributions to the Progressive movement, the State of Wisconsin, and the United States.
S 1666 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to improve the process for congressional consideration of international social security agreements.
S 1667 A bill to establish a pilot program for the expedited disposal of Federal real property.
S 1668 A bill to assist in providing affordable housing to those affected by the 2005 hurricanes.
S 1669 A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure payment under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) for covered items and services furnished by school-based health clinics.
S 1670 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the management of medical care for members of the Armed Forces, to improve the speed and efficiency of the physical disability evaluation system of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
S 1671 A bill to reauthorize and improve the entrepreneurial development programs of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
S 1672 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a scholarship program for students seeking a degree or certificate in the areas of visual impairment and orientation and mobility.
S 1673 A bill to facilitate the export of United States agricultural products to Cuba as authorized by the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, to remove impediments to the export to Cuba of medical devices and medicines, to allow travel to Cuba by United States citizens, to establish an agricultural export promotion program with respect to Cuba, and for other purposes.
S 1674 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to give preference to local communities in the application consideration process for the conservation reserve program.
S 1675 A bill to implement the recommendations of the Federal Communications Commission report to the Congress regarding low-power FM service.
S 1676 A bill to extend eligibility for certain Federal benefits to citizens of the Freely Associated States.
S 1677 A bill to amend the Exchange Rates and International Economic Coordination Act of 1988 and for other purposes.
S 1678 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program.
S 1679 A bill to provide that the great hall of the Capitol Visitor Center shall be known as Emancipation Hall.
S 1680 A bill to provide for the inclusion of certain non-Federal land in the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge and the Alaska Peninsula National Wildlife Refuge in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.
S 1681 A bill to provide for a paid family and medical leave insurance program, and for other purposes.
S 1682 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the management of medical care for members of the Armed Forces, to improve the speed and efficiency of the physical disability evaluation system of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
S 1683 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt from the harbor maintenance tax certain commercial cargo loaded or unloaded at United States ports in the Great Lakes Saint Lawrence Seaway System.
S 1684 A bill to establish the Return of Talent Program to allow aliens who are legally present in the United States to return temporarily to the country of citizenship of the alien if that country is engaged in post-conflict or natural disaster reconstruction, and for other purposes.
S 1685 A bill to reduce the sentencing disparity between powder and crack cocaine violations, and to provide increased emphasis on aggravating factors relating to the seriousness of the offense and the culpability of the offender.
S 1686 An original bill making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1687 A bill to provide for global pathogen surveillance and response.
S 1688 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to extend the time limit for the use of education assistance by members of the Selected Reserve and members of the reserve component supporting contingency operations and certain other operations.
S 1689 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received on account of claims based on certain unlawful discrimination and to allow income averaging for backpay and frontpay awards received on account of such claims, and for other purposes.
S 1690 A bill to establish a 4-year pilot program to provide information and educational materials to small business concerns regarding health insurance options, including coverage options within the small group market.
S 1691 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to restrict the public display on the Internet of all or any portion of social security account numbers by State and local governments, and for other purposes.
S 1692 A bill to grant a Federal charter to Korean War Veterans Association, Incorporated.
S 1693 A bill to enhance the adoption of a nationwide interoperable health information technology system and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care in the United States.
S 1694 A bill to authorize resources for sustained research and analysis to address colony collapse disorder and the decline of North American pollinators.
S 1695 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a pathway for the licensure of biosimilar biological products, to promote innovation in the life sciences, and for other purposes.
S 1696 An original bill making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1697 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for residential biomass fuel property expenditures.
S 1698 A bill to provide that no funds appropriated or otherwise made available by any Act for contributions for international organizations may be made available to support the United Nations Human Rights Council.
S 1699 A bill to amend the provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 regarding school library media specialists, and for other purposes.
S 1700 A bill to support the establishment of an international regime for the assured supply of nuclear fuel for peaceful means and to authorize voluntary contributions to the International Atomic Energy Agency to support the establishment of an international nuclear fuel bank.
S 1701 A bill to provide for the extension of transitional medical assistance (TMA) and the abstinence education program through the end of fiscal year 2007, and for other purposes.
S 1702 A bill to promote employment of individuals with severe disabilities through Federal Government contracting and procurement processes, and for other purposes.
S 1703 A bill to prevent and reduce trafficking in persons.
S 1704 A bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
S 1705 A bill to prevent nuclear terrorism, and for other purposes.
S 1706 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to consider variations in the national average market price for different classes of wheat when determining the eligibility of wheat producers for counter-cyclical payments for the 2007 crop year.
S 1707 A bill to reduce the duty on certain golf club components.
S 1708 A bill to provide for the expansion of Federal efforts concerning the prevention, education, treatment, and research activities related to Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, including the establishment of a Tick-Borne Diseases Advisory Committee.
S 1709 A bill to amend the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Act of 1998 to provide additional staff and oversight of funds to carry out the Act, and for other purposes.
S 1710 An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1711 A bill to target cocaine kingpins and address sentencing disparity between crack and powder cocaine.
S 1712 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve newborn screening activities, and for other purposes.
S 1713 A bill to provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Rosa Parks.
S 1714 A bill to establish a multiagency nationwide campaign to educate small business concerns about health insurance options available to children.
S 1715 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate discriminatory copayment rates for outpatient psychiatric services under the Medicare program.
S 1716 A bill to amend the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007, to strike a requirement relating to forage producers.
S 1717 A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture, acting through the Deputy Chief of State and Private Forestry organization, to provide loans to eligible units of local government to finance purchases of authorized equipment to monitor, remove, dispose of, and replace infested trees that are located on land under the jurisdiction of the eligible units of local government and within the borders of quarantine areas infested by the emerald ash borer, and for other purposes.
S 1718 A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for reimbursement to servicemembers of tuition for programs of education interrupted by military service, for deferment of students loans and reduced interest rates for servicemembers during periods of military service, and for other purposes.
S 1719 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide additional educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill to veterans pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, or math.
S 1720 A bill to amend title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish a Federal Supplemental Loan Program.
S 1721 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to promote growth and opportunity for the dairy industry in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1722 A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to determine the price of all milk used for manufactured purposes, which shall be classified as Class II milk, by using the national average cost of production, and for other purposes.
S 1723 A bill to amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 to enhance the independence of the Inspectors General, to create a Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency, and for other purposes.
S 1724 A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain Bureau of Land Management land in the State of Nevada to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and for other purposes.
S 1725 A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and title 5, United States Code, to improve the protection of pension benefits, and for other purposes.
S 1726 A bill to regulate certain State taxation of interstate commerce, and for other purposes.
S 1727 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a credit against income tax for certain educator expenses, and for other purposes.
S 1728 A bill to amend the National Parks and Recreation Act of 1978 to reauthorize the Na Hoa Pili O Kaloko-Honokohau Advisory Commission.
S 1729 A bill to amend titles 18 and 28 of the United States Code to provide incentives for the prompt payments of debts owed to the United States and the victims of crime by imposing surcharges on unpaid judgments owed to the United States and to the victims of crime, to provide for offsets on amounts collected by the Department of Justice for Federal agencies, to increase the amount of special assessments imposed upon convicted persons, to establish an Enhanced Financial Recovery Fund to enhance, supplement, and improve the debt collection activities of the Department of Justice, to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide to assistant United States attorneys the same retirement benefits as are afforded to Federal law enforcement officers, and for authorized purposes.
S 1730 A bill to amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act, to reward States for engaging individuals with disabilities in work activities, and for other purposes.
S 1731 A bill to provide for the continuing review of unauthorized Federal programs and agencies and to establish a bipartisan commission for the purposes of improving oversight and eliminating wasteful Government spending.
S 1732 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 301 Boardwalk Drive in Fort Collins, Colorado, as the "Dr. Karl E. Carson Post Office Building".
S 1733 A bill to authorize funds to prevent housing discrimination through the use of nationwide testing, to increase funds for the Fair Housing Initiatives Program, and for other purposes.
S 1734 A bill to provide for prostate cancer imaging research and education.
S 1735 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve dispute resolution provisions related to the Federal Aviation Administration personnel management system.
S 1736 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that the eligibility requirement for disability insurance benefits under which an individual must have 20 quarters of Social Security coverage in the 40 quarters preceding a disability shall not be applicable in the case of a disabled individual suffering from a covered terminal disease.
S 1737 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a waiver of the 35-mile drive requirement for designations of critical access hospitals.
S 1738 A bill to require the Department of Justice to develop and implement a National Strategy Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction, to improve the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, to increase resources for regional computer forensic labs, and to make other improvements to increase the ability of law enforcement agencies to investigate and prosecute child predators.
S 1739 A bill to amend section 35 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve the health coverage tax credit, and for other purposes.
S 1740 A bill to amend the Act of February 22, 1889, and the Act of July 2, 1862, to provide for the management of public land trust funds in the State of North Dakota.
S 1741 A bill to modernize the manufactured housing loan insurance program under title I of the National Housing Act.
S 1742 A bill to prevent the Federal Communications Commission from repromulgating the fairness doctrine.
S 1743 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the dollar limitation on contributions to funeral trusts.
S 1744 A bill to prohibit the application of certain restrictive eligibility requirements to foreign nongovernmental organizations with respect to the provision of assistance under part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961.
S 1745 An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, science, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1746 A bill to provide for the recognition of certain Native communities and the settlement of certain claims under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, and for other purposes.
S 1747 A bill to regulate the judicial use of presidential signing statements in the interpretation of Act of Congress.
S 1748 A bill to prevent the Federal Communications Commission from repromulgating the fairness doctrine.
S 1749 A bill to amend the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure to provide adequate protection to the rights of crime victims, and for other purposes.
S 1750 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to preserve access to community cancer care by Medicare beneficiaries.
S 1751 An original bill making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1752 A bill to establish the policy of the United States with respect to deployment of missile defense systems capable of defending allies of the United States against ballistic missile attack.
S 1753 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to employers for the costs of implementing wellness programs, and for other purposes.
S 1754 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a workplace wellness education campaign and an evaluation of employer-based wellness programs, and for other purposes.
S 1755 A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to make permanent the summer food service pilot project for rural areas of Pennsylvania and apply the program to rural areas of every State.
S 1756 A bill to provide supplemental ex gratia compensation to the Republic of the Marshall Islands for impacts of the nuclear testing program of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1757 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend or make permanent certain authorities for veterans' benefits, and for other purposes.
S 1758 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to help individuals with functional impairments and their families pay for services and supports that they need to maximize their functionality and independence and have choices about community participation, education, and employment, and for other purposes.
S 1759 A bill to provide for the review of agricultural mergers and acquisitions by the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.
S 1760 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the Healthy Start Initiative.
S 1761 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to contract with an independent engineer to review the construction methods of certain Federal highway projects, to require States to submit a project management plan for each highway project financed with Federal funds, and for other purposes.
S 1762 An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 602 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008 (S. Con. Res. 21).
S 1763 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the award of a military service medal to members of the Armed Forces who served honorably during the Cold War era.
S 1764 A bill to improve the use of a grant of a parcel of land to the State of Idaho for use as an agricultural college, and for other purposes.
S 1765 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to expedite the prompt return of the remains of deceased members of the Armed Forces to their loved ones for burial.
S 1766 A bill to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the production and use of energy, and for other purposes.
S 1767 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide an exception to the 60-day limit on Medicare reciprocal billing arrangements between two physicians during the period in which one of the physicians is ordered to active duty as a member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces.
S 1768 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide an exception to the 60-day limit on Medicare reciprocal billing arrangements between two physicians during the period in which one of the physicians is ordered to active duty as a member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces.
S 1769 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to facilitate number portability in order to increase consumer choice of voice service provider.
S 1770 A bill to provide for the establishment of emergency wildland fire suppression funds.
S 1771 A bill to increase the safety of swimming pools and spas by requiring the use of proper anti-entrapment drain covers and pool and spa drainage systems, to educate the public about pool and spa safety, and for other purposes.
S 1772 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 127 South Elm Street in Gardner, Kansas, as the "Private First Class Shane R. Austin Post Office".
S 1773 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to regulate payroll tax deposit agents.
S 1774 A bill to designate the John Krebs Wilderness in the State of California, to add certain land to the Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park Wilderness, and for other purposes.
S 1775 A bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that no child is left behind.
S 1776 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish a user fee program to ensure food safety, and for other purposes.
S 1777 A bill to amend title II of the Public Health Service Act to restore the integrity to the office of the Surgeon General.
S 1778 A bill to authorize certain activities of the Maritime Administration, and for other purposes.
S 1779 A bill to establish a program for tribal colleges and universities within the Department of Health and Human Services and to amend the Native American Programs Act of 1974 to authorize the provision of grants and cooperative agreements to tribal colleges and universities, and for other purposes.
S 1780 A bill to require the FCC, in enforcing its regulations concerning the broadcast of indecent programming, to maintain a policy that a single word or image may be considered indecent.
S 1781 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 118 Minner Avenue in Bakersfield, California, as the "Buck Owens Post Office".
S 1782 A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration.
S 1783 A bill to provide 10 steps to transform health care in America.
S 1784 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to improve programs for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 1785 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to establish deadlines by which the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency shall issue a decision on whether to grant certain waivers of preemption under that Act.
S 1786 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to encourage the most polluted areas in the United States to attain clean air standards.
S 1787 A bill to conduct 1 or more higher education and career readiness demonstration projects for rural, low-income students.
S 1788 A bill to provide for the mandatory revocation of passports of individuals whose child support payments are more than $2,500 in arrears.
S 1789 An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1790 A bill to make grants to carry out activities to prevent the incidence of unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections among teens in racial or ethnic minority or immigrant communities, and for other purposes.
S 1791 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize, and increase funding for, the biodiesel fuel education program.
S 1792 A bill to amend the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act to improve such Act.
S 1793 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for property owners who remove lead-based paint hazards.
S 1794 A bill to amend the Federal Direct Loan Program to provide that interest shall not accrue on Federal Direct Loans for active duty service members and their spouses.
S 1795 A bill to improve access to workers' compensation programs for injured Federal employees.
S 1796 A bill to provide for the conveyance of the Presque Isle Light Station Fresnel Lens to Presque Isle Township, Michigan.
S 1797 A bill to reduce the risks to Colorado communities and water supplies from severe wildfires, especially in areas affected by insect infestations, to provide model legislation that may be applied to other States experiencing similar insect infestations or other forest-related problems, and for other purposes.
S 1798 A bill to establish grant programs to improve the health of border area residents and for all hazards preparedness in the border area including bioterrorism in the border area including bioterrorism and infectious disease, and for other purposes.
S 1799 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply rate parity to the excise tax on small cigars and small cigarettes, and for other purposes.
S 1800 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require emergency contraception to be available at all military health care treatment facilities.
S 1801 A bill to require a study on the relocation of the Sector Buffalo facilities of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.
S 1802 A bill to adjust the boundaries of the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness in the State of Idaho.
S 1803 A bill to authorize the exchange of certain land located in the State of Idaho, and for other purposes.
S 1804 A bill to enhance the ability of the United States to prevent, prepare for, detect, and respond to agriculture and food emergencies.
S 1805 A bill to amend the National Housing Act to increase the mortgage amount limits applicable to housing insured by FHA mortgage insurance.
S 1806 A bill to restore to the judiciary the power to decide all trademark and trade name cases arising under the laws and treaties of the United States by repealing the prohibition on recognition by United States courts of certain rights relating to certain marks, trade names, and commercial names and impediments to registration of such marks, and for other purposes.
S 1807 A bill to establish the Weather Mitigation Advisory and Research Board, and for other purposes.
S 1808 A bill to authorize the exchange of certain land in Denali National Park in the State of Alaska.
S 1809 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that distributions from an individual retirement plan, a section 401(k) plan, a section 403(b) contract, or a section 457 plan shall not be includible in gross income to the extent used to pay long-term care insurance premiums.
S 1810 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the provision of scientifically sound information and support services to patients receiving a positive test diagnosis for Down syndrome or other prenatally and postnatally diagnosed conditions.
S 1811 A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to assess and reduce the levels of lead found in child-occupied facilities in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1812 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to strengthen mentoring programs, and for other purposes.
S 1813 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to provide individuals with an opportunity to participate in the financing or ownership of local biorefineries.
S 1814 A bill to provide individuals with access to health information of which they are a subject, ensure personal privacy with respect to health related information, promote the use of non-identifiable information for health research, impose criminal and civil penalties for unauthorized use of protected health information, to provide for the strong enforcement of these rights, and to protect States' rights.
S 1815 A bill to assure compliance with basic standards for all-terrain vehicles in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 1816 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a commemorative trail in connection with the Women's Rights National Historical Park to link properties that are historically and thematically associated with the struggle for women's suffrage, and for other purposes.
S 1817 A bill to ensure proper administration of the discharge of members of the Armed Forces for personality disorder, and for other purposes.
S 1818 A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to phase out the use of mercury in the manufacture of chlorine and caustic soda, and for other purposes.
S 1819 A bill to amend the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 to modify a deadline relating to a certain election by Indian tribes.
S 1820 A bill to better provide for compensation for certain persons injured in the course of employment at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory in California.
S 1821 A bill to prohibit the closure or relocation of any county, local, or field office of the Farm Service Agency or Natural Resources Conservation Service or any office related to the rural development mission of the Department of Agriculture until at least 1 year after the enactment of an Act to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs after fiscal year 2007.
S 1822 A bill to amend the Federal Direct Loan Program to provide that interest shall not accrue on Federal Direct Loans for active duty service members and their spouses.
S 1823 A bill to set the United States on track to ensure children are ready to learn when they begin kindergarten.
S 1824 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Hospital Quality Report Card Initiative under the Medicare program to assess and report on health care quality in hospitals.
S 1825 A bill to provide for the study and investigation of wartime contracts and contracting processes in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom, and for other purposes.
S 1826 A bill to add Kentucky State University to the list of schools eligible for assistance under part B of title III of the Higher Education Act of 1965.
S 1827 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require prompt payment to pharmacies under part D, to restrict pharmacy co-branding on prescription drug cards issued under such part, and to provide guidelines for Medication Therapy Management Services programs offered by prescription drug plans and MA-PD plans under such part.
S 1828 A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to conduct a study of the feasibility of increasing the consumption in the United States of certain ethanol-blended gasoline.
S 1829 A bill to reauthorize programs under the Missing Children's Assistance Act.
S 1830 A bill to amend the Federal Direct Loan Program to provide that interest shall not accrue on Federal Direct Loans for active duty service members and their spouses.
S 1831 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act, to improve disclosures for private student loans, and for other purposes.
S 1832 A bill to reauthorize the African Elephant Conservation Act, the Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Act of 1994, and the Asian Elephant Conservation Act of 1997.
S 1833 A bill to amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to require third-party verification of compliance of children's products with consumer product safety standards promulgated by the Consumer Product Safety Commission and for other purposes.
S 1834 A bill to improve the health of Americans through the gradual elimination of tobacco products.
S 1835 A bill to require a report and audit on the transfer of personnel and functions from Fort Monmouth, New Jersey.
S 1836 A bill to require the Comptroller General to address certain questions in connection with the closure of Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, and the transfer of personnel, functions, and activities from Fort Monmouth to Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, and for other purposes.
S 1837 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to provide loans to eligible agricultural producers of eligible commodities that are used to produce bioenergy to ensure that the capacities of the commodity storage facilities of the agricultural producers are adequate for the storage requirements of the agricultural producers, and for other purposes.
S 1838 A bill to provide for the health care needs of veterans in far South Texas.
S 1839 A bill to require periodic reports on claims related to acts of terrorism against Americans perpetrated or supported by the Government of Libya.
S 1840 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide recruitment and retention incentives for volunteer emergency service workers.
S 1841 A bill to provide a site for the National Women's History Museum in Washington, District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
S 1842 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for patient protection by limiting the number of mandatory overtime hours a nurse may be required to work in certain providers of services to which payments are made under the Medicare Program.
S 1843 A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 to clarify that an unlawful practice occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, and for other purposes.
S 1844 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to make technical corrections to the new border tunnels and passages offense.
S 1845 A bill to provide for limitations in certain communications between the Department of Justice and the White House Office relating to civil and criminal investigations, and for other purposes.
S 1846 A bill to improve defense cooperation between the Republic of Korea and the United States.
S 1847 A bill to reauthorize the Consumer Product Safety Act, and for other purposes.
S 1848 A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 to address the impact of globalization, to reauthorize trade adjustment assistance, to extend trade adjustment assistance to service workers, communities, firms, and farmers, and for other purposes.
S 1849 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that wages paid to unauthorized aliens may not be deducted from gross income, and for other purposes.
S 1850 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the treatment of Indian tribal governments as State governments for purposes of issuing tax-exempt governmental bonds, and for other purposes.
S 1851 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow personal exemptions under the individual alternative minimum tax, and for other purposes.
S 1852 A bill to designate the Friday after Thanksgiving of each year as "Native American Heritage Day" in honor of the achievements and contributions of Native Americans to the United States.
S 1853 A bill to promote competition, to preserve the ability of local governments to provide broadband capability and services, and for other purposes.
S 1854 A bill to amend the Social Security Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve elderly suicide early intervention and prevention strategies, and for other purposes.
S 1855 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide relief to individuals from the penalty for failure to pay estimated taxes on amounts attributable to the alternative minimum tax in cases where the taxpayer was not subject to the alternative minimum tax in the preceding year.
S 1856 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to make technical corrections to the new border tunnels and passages offense.
S 1857 A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes.
S 1858 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted, to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act, and for other purposes.
S 1859 An original bill making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1860 A bill to control violent crime.
S 1861 A bill to authorize the Administrator of General Services to convey a parcel of real property in the District of Columbia.
S 1862 A bill to provide for the exchange and conveyance of certain National Forest land and other land in southeast Arizona, and for other purposes.
S 1863 A bill to authorize the President to posthumously award a gold medal on behalf of Congress to Robert M. La Follette, Sr., in recognition of his important contributions to the Progressive movement, the State of Wisconsin, and the United States.
S 1864 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., in recognition of his important contributions to the Progressive movement, the State of Wisconsin, and the United States.
S 1865 A bill to provide for mandatory availability of life insurance that does not preclude future lawful travel, and for other purposes.
S 1866 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to exempt certain local restrictions from review under the airport noise and access restriction review program.
S 1867 A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct a study on the operation of helicopters over Long Island, New York and for other purposes.
S 1868 A bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
S 1869 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require new voting systems to provide a voter-verified permanent record, to develop better accessible voting machines for individuals with disabilities, and for other purposes.
S 1870 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States.
S 1871 A bill to provide for special transfers of funds to States to promote certain improvements in State unemployment compensation laws.
S 1872 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to make revenue counter-cyclical payments available to producers on a farm to ensure that the producers at least receive a minimum level of revenue from the production of a covered commodity, and for other purposes.
S 1873 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish demonstration programs on regionalized systems for emergency care, to support emergency medicine research, and for other purposes.
S 1874 A bill to provide for efficient containment and management of climate change costs.
S 1875 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable and advanceable credit for health insurance, to amend the Social Security Act to provide for improved private health insurance access and affordability, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the alternative minimum tax, and for other purposes.
S 1876 A bill to prohibit extraterritorial detention and rendition, except under limited circumstances, to modify the definition of "unlawful enemy combatant" for purposes of military commissions, to extend statutory habeas corpus to detainees, and for other purposes.
S 1877 A bill to amend title 4, United States Code, to prescribe that members of the Armed Forces and veterans out of uniform may render the military salute during hoisting, lowering, or passing of flag.
S 1878 A bill to authorize grants for contributions toward the establishment of the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library.
S 1879 A bill to amend titles 10 and 37, United States Code, to reduce the minimum age of retirement for years of non-regular service for reserves who serve on active duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, to increase the amount of educational assistance for members of the Selected Reserve, and to provide certain other benefits relating to service in the reserve components of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 1880 A bill to amend the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit dog fighting ventures.
S 1881 A bill to amend the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 to restore the intent and protections of that Act, and for other purposes.
S 1882 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish various programs for the recruitment and retention of public health workers and to eliminate critical public health workforce shortages in Federal, State, local, and tribal public health agencies.
S 1883 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized marketing requirements under the Medicare Advantage program and the Medicare prescription drug program and to provide for State certification prior to waiver of licensure requirements under the Medicare prescription drug program, and for other purposes
S 1884 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize and improve agricultural energy programs, and for other purposes.
S 1885 A bill to provide certain employment protections for family members who are caring for members of the Armed Forces recovering from illnesses and injuries incurred on active duty.
S 1886 A bill to provide a refundable and advanceable credit for health insurance through the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, to provide for improved private health insurance access and affordability, and for other purposes.
S 1887 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act in order to ensure access to critical medications under the Medicare part D prescription drug program.
S 1888 A bill to amend title 4, United States Code, to add National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day to the list of days on which the flag should especially be displayed.
S 1889 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve railroad safety by reducing accidents and to prevent railroad fatalities, injuries, and hazardous materials releases, and for other purposes.
S 1890 A bill to allow individuals to opt-out of the National Flood Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
S 1891 A bill to provide limited immunity for reports of suspected terrorist activity or suspicious behavior and response.
S 1892 A bill to reauthorize the Coast Guard for fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes.
S 1893 An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
S 1894 A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to provide family and medical leave to primary caregivers of servicemembers with combat -related injuries.
S 1895 A bill to aid and support pediatric involvement in reading and education.
S 1896 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11 Central Street in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, as the "Officer Jeremy Todd Charron Post Office".
S 1897 A bill to allow for expanded uses of funding allocated to Louisiana under the hazard mitigation program while preserving the goals of the program to reduce future damage from disasters through mitigation.
S 1898 A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to expand family and medical leave for spouses, sons, daughters, and parents of servicemembers with combat-related injuries.
S 1899 A bill to require every American to have health insurance coverage.
S 1900 A bill to authorize appropriations for the United States Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution.
S 1901 A bill to amend Public Law 98-513 to provide for the inheritance of small fractional interests within the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation.
S 1902 A bill to limit cost growth associated with major defense base closures and realignments implemented as part of the 2005 round of defense base closure and realignment.
S 1903 A bill to extend the temporary protected status designation of Liberia under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act so that Liberians can continue to be eligible for such status through September 30, 2008.
S 1904 A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to ensure that only producers receive commodity program payments.
S 1905 A bill to provide for a rotating schedule for regional selection of delegates to a national Presidential nominating convention, and for other purposes.
S 1906 A bill to understand and comprehensively address the oral health problems associated with methamphetamine use.
S 1907 A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to understand and comprehensively address the inmate oral health problems associated with methamphetamine use, and for other purposes.
S 1908 A bill to amend the procedures regarding military recruiter access to secondary school student recruiting information.
S 1909 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage, as supplies associated with the injection of insulin, of home needle removal, decontamination, and disposal devices and the disposal of needles and syringes through a sharps-by-mail or similar program under part D of the Medicare program.
S 1910 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that amounts derived from Federal grants and State matching funds in connection with revolving funds established in accordance with the Federal Water Pollution Control Act and the Safe Drinking Water Act will not be treated as proceeds or replacement proceeds for purposes of section 148 of such Code.
S 1911 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to protect the health of susceptible populations, including pregnant women, infants, and children, by requiring a health advisory, drinking water standard, and reference concentration for trichloroethylene vapor intrusion, and for other purposes.
S 1912 A bill for the relief of Maha Dakar.
S 1913 A bill to improve the amendments made by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.
S 1914 A bill to require a comprehensive nuclear posture review, and for other purposes.
S 1915 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide incentives to physicians for writing electronic prescriptions.
S 1916 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to modify the program for the sanctuary system for surplus chimpanzees by terminating the authority for the removal of chimpanzees from the system for research purposes.
S 1917 A bill to include Idaho and Montana as affected areas for purposes of making claims under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (42 U.S.C. 2210 note) based on exposure to atmospheric nuclear testing.
S 1918 A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to expand the definition of firefighter to include apprentices and trainees, regardless of age or duty limitations.
S 1919 A bill to establish trade enforcement priorities for the United States, to strengthen the provisions relating to trade remedies, and for other purposes.
S 1920 A bill to award competitive grants to eligible partnerships to enable the partnerships to implement innovative strategies at the secondary school level to improve student achievement and prepare at-risk students for postsecondary education and the workforce.
S 1921 A bill to amend the American Battlefield Protection Act of 1996 to extend the authorization for that Act, and for other purposes.
S 1922 A bill to apply basic contracting laws to the Transportation Security Administration.
S 1923 An original bill to authorize appropriations for assistance for the Housing Assistance Council, the Raza Development Fund, and for the Housing Partnership Network (HPN) and its members, and for other purposes.
S 1924 A bill to amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to create a presumption that a disability or death of a Federal employee in fire protection activities caused by any of certain diseases is the result of the performance of such employee's duty.
S 1925 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act, to prevent credit card issuers from taking unfair advantage of college students and their parents, and for other purposes.
S 1926 A bill to establish the National Infrastructure Bank to provide funding for qualified infrastructure projects, and for other purposes.
S 1927 A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to provide additional procedures for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence information and for other purposes.
S 1928 A bill to amend section 1977A of the Revised Statutes to equalize the remedies available under that section.
S 1929 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Commissioner of Reclamation, to conduct a feasibility study of water augmentation alternatives in the Sierra Vista Subwatershed.
S 1930 A bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prevent illegal logging practices, and for other purposes.
S 1931 A bill to amend the Mineral Leasing Act to ensure that development of certain Federal oil and gas resources will occur in a manner that protects water resources and respects the rights of surface owners, and for other purposes.
S 1932 A bill to amend the Small Business Act to increase SBIR and STTR program expenditures.
S 1933 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide grants to small public drinking water systems.
S 1934 A bill to extend the existing provisions regarding the eligibility for essential air service subsidies through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes.
S 1935 A bill to establish a Commission on Congressional Budgetary Accountability and Review of Federal Agencies.
S 1936 A bill to provide for a plebiscite on the future status of Puerto Rico.
S 1937 A bill to authorize additional funds for emergency repairs and reconstruction of the Interstate I-35 bridge located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, that collapsed on August 1, 2007, to waive the $100,000,000 limitation on emergency relief funds for those emergency repairs and reconstruction, and for other purposes.
S 1938 A bill to provide for the reviewing, updating, and maintenance of National Flood Insurance Program rate maps, and for other purposes.
S 1939 A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain land in the Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico.
S 1940 A bill to reauthorize the Rio Puerco Watershed Management Program, and for other purposes.
S 1941 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating the Wolf House, located in Norfolk, Arkansas, as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 1942 A bill to amend part D of title V of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants for the renovation of schools.
S 1943 A bill to establish uniform standards for interrogation techniques applicable to individuals under the custody or physical control of the United States Government.
S 1944 A bill to provide justice for victims of state-sponsored terrorism.
S 1945 A bill to provide a Federal income tax credit for Patriot employers, and for other purposes.
S 1946 A bill to help Federal prosecutors and investigators combat public corruption by strengthening and clarifying the law.
S 1947 A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to improve the quality improvement organization (QIO) program.
S 1948 A bill to award grants to establish Advanced Multidisciplinary Computing Software Centers, which shall conduct outreach, technology transfer, development, and utilization programs in specific industries and geographic regions for the benefit of small- and medium-size manufacturers and businesses.
S 1949 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to provide loans to certain organizations in certain States to address habitats and ecosystems and to address and prevent invasive species.
S 1950 A bill to require a report on contingency planning for the redeployment of United States forces from Iraq.
S 1951 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure that individuals eligible for medical assistance under the Medicaid program continue to have access to prescription drugs, and for other purposes.
S 1952 A bill to provide a Federal tax exemption for forest conservation bonds, and for other purposes.
S 1953 A bill to amend the Agricultural Manufacturing Act of 1946 to require labeling of raw agricultural forms of ginseng, including the country of harvest, and for other purposes.
S 1954 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to pharmacies under part D.
S 1955 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to make grants to first responder agencies that have employees in the National Guard or Reserves on active duty.
S 1956 A bill to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to provide equitable access for foster care and adoption services for Indian children in tribal areas, and for other purposes.
S 1957 A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to provide protection for fashion design.
S 1958 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure and foster continued patient quality of care by establishing facility and patient criteria for long-term care hospitals and related improvements under the Medicare program.
S 1959 A bill to establish the National Commission on the Prevention of Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism, and for other purposes.
S 1960 A bill to amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to improve surety bond guarantees, and for other purposes.
S 1961 A bill to expand the boundaries of the Little River Canyon National Preserve in the State of Alabama.
S 1962 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize a regional water enhancement program in the environmental quality incentives program.
S 1963 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow bonds guaranteed by the Federal home loan banks to be treated as tax exempt bonds.
S 1964 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish new separate fee schedule areas for physicians' services in States with multiple fee schedule areas to improve Medicare physician geographic payment accuracy, and for other purposes.
S 1965 A bill to protect children from cybercrimes, including crimes by online predators, to enhance efforts to identify and eliminate child pornography, and to help parents shield their children from material that is inappropriate for minors.
S 1966 A bill to reauthorize HIV/AIDS assistance.
S 1967 A bill to provide administrative ease and incentives for increased saving by Americans, and for other purposes.
S 1968 A bill to provide for security at public water systems and publicly owned treatment works.
S 1969 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating Estate Grange and other sites related to Alexander Hamilton's life on the island of St. Croix in the United States Virgin Islands as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 1970 A bill to establish a National Commission on Children and Disasters, a National Resource Center on Children and Disasters, and for other purposes.
S 1971 A bill to authorize a competitive grant program to assist members of the National Guard and Reserve and former and current members of the Armed Forces in securing employment in the private sector, and for other purposes.
S 1972 A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to modify a provision relating to the siting of interstate electric transmission.
S 1973 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to double the period of limitations for returns involving offshore secrecy jurisdictions, to modify certain other provisions relating to the statute of limitations, and for other purposes.
S 1974 A bill to make technical corrections related to the Pension Protection Act of 2006.
S 1975 A bill to expand family and medical leave in support of servicemembers with combat-related injuries.
S 1976 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to include a provision on organic conversion in the environmental quality incentives program.
S 1977 A bill to provide for sustained United States leadership in a cooperative global effort to prevent nuclear terrorism, reduce global nuclear arsenals, stop the spread of nuclear weapons and related material and technology, and support the responsible and peaceful use of nuclear technology.
S 1978 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to award grants to implement a co-teaching model for educating students with disabilities.
S 1979 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for school improvement, comprehensive, high-quality multi-year induction and mentoring for new teachers, and professional development for experienced teachers, and for other purposes.
S 1980 A bill to improve the quality of, and access to, long-term care.
S 1981 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 regarding environmental education, and for other purposes.
S 1982 A bill to provide for the establishment of the United States Employee Ownership Bank, and for other purposes.
S 1983 A bill to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to renew and amend the provisions for the enhanced review of covered pesticide products, to authorize fees for certain pesticide products, to extend and improve the collection of maintenance fees, and for other purposes.
S 1984 A bill to strengthen immigration enforcement and border security and for other purposes.
S 1985 A bill to improve access of senior homeowners to capital.
S 1986 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Treasury to prescribe the weights and the compositions of circulating coins, and for other purposes.
S 1987 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for alternative motor vehicle facility bonds.
S 1988 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable credit against income tax for the purchase of a principal residence by a first-time homebuyer.
S 1989 A bill to provide a mechanism for the determination on the merits of the claims of claimants who met the class criteria in a civil action relating to racial discrimination by the Department of Agriculture but who were denied that determination.
S 1990 A bill to amend part D of title III of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants and loan guarantees for health centers to enable the centers to fund capital needs projects, and for other purposes.
S 1991 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to determine the suitability and feasibility of extending the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail to include additional sites associated with the preparation and return phases of the expedition, and for other purposes.
S 1992 A bill to preserve the recall rights of airline employees, and for other purposes.
S 1993 A bill to modify the boundary of the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park in the State of Ohio, and for other purposes.
S 1994 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain farmland from the estate tax.
S 1995 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the tax on beer to its pre-1991 level.
S 1996 A bill to reauthorize the Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2001, and for other purposes.
S 1997 A bill to require all new and upgraded fuel pumps to be equipped with automatic temperature compensation equipment, and for other purposes.
S 1998 A bill to reduce child marriage, and for other purposes.
S 1999 A bill to provide for the establishment of a Center of Excellence in Prevention, Diagnosis, Mitigation, Treatment, and Rehabilitation of Military Eye Injuries, and for other purposes.
S 2000 A bill to amend and extend the Export Administration Act of 1979 and for other purposes.
S 2001 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
S 2002 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain provisions applicable to real estate investment trusts, and for other purposes.
S 2003 A bill to facilitate the part-time reemployment of annuitants, and for other purposes.
S 2004 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish epilepsy centers of excellence in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 2005 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide education on the health consequences of exposure to secondhand smoke, and for other purposes.
S 2006 A bill to provide for disaster assistance for power transmission and distribution facilities, and for other purposes.
S 2007 A bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide a floor of 1.0 for the practice expense and for the work expense geographic practice cost indices (GPCI) under the Medicare Program.
S 2008 A bill to reform the single family housing loan guarantee program under the Housing Act of 1949.
S 2009 A bill to authorize additional funds for emergency repairs and reconstruction of the Interstate I-35 bridge located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, that collapsed on August 1, 2007, to waive the $100,000,000 limitation on emergency relief funds for those emergency repairs and reconstruction, and for other purposes.
S 2010 A bill to require prisons and other detention facilities holding Federal prisoners or detainees under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and detention facilities are required to do by law.
S 2011 A bill entitled "The Protect America Act of 2007".
S 2012 A bill to amend the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007, to extend the period of emergency financial assistance to certain individuals and entities.
S 2013 A bill to initially apply the required use of tamper-resistant prescription pads under the Medicaid Program to schedule II narcotic drugs and to delay the application of the requirement to other prescription drugs for 18 months.
S 2014 A bill to provide for statewide longitudinal data systems to improve elementary and secondary education, and for other purposes.
S 2015 A bill to increase the economic pressure on terror sponsoring states, and for other purposes.
S 2016 A bill for the relief of Sopuruchi Chukwueke.
S 2017 A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide for national energy efficiency standards for general service incandescent lamps, and for other purposes.
S 2018 A bill to allow the Department of Housing and Urban Development to better serve persons with limited proficiency in the English language by providing technical assistance to recipients of Federal funds.
S 2019 A bill to prohibit the imposition and collection of tolls on certain highways constructed using Federal funds.
S 2020 A bill to reauthorize the Tropical Forest Conservation Act of 1998 through fiscal year 2010, to rename the Tropical Forest Conservation Act of 1998 as the "Tropical Forest and Coral Conservation Act of 2007", and for other purposes.
S 2021 A bill to provide $50,000,000,000 in new transportation infrastructure funding through bonding to empower States and local governments to complete significant infrastructure projects across all modes of transportation, including roads, bridges, rail and transit systems, ports, and inland waterways, and for other purposes.
S 2022 A bill to prohibit the closure or relocation of any county office of the Farm Service Agency until at least one year after the enactment of an Act to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs for fiscal years after 2007.
S 2023 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 805 Main Street in Ferdinand, Indiana, as the "Staff Sergeant David L. Nord Post Office".
S 2024 A bill to provide for interregional primary elections and caucuses for the selection of delegates to political party Presidential nominating conventions.
S 2025 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the eligibility criteria for special monthly pension.
S 2026 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, chapter 11, to clarify that an award of benefits based on a regulatory presumption established pursuant to 28 U.S.C. section 1116 after September 30, 2002, cannot be made effective earlier than the date the regulatory presumption was established; and to clarify that the presumption of herbicide exposure provided by 38 U.S.C. section 1116(f) applies only to veterans who served in Vietnam on land or on Vietnam's inland waterways and not to those who served only in waters offshore or in airspace above.
S 2027 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, chapter 5, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish and promote programs and activities honoring veterans and to authorize the next of kin of a deceased veteran to wear the veteran's awards and decorations under certain circumstances.
S 2028 A bill to require the State of Louisiana to match Federal funding to fully address the Road Home Program shortfall.
S 2029 A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, or medical supplies for which payment is made under Medicare, Medicaid, or SCHIP.
S 2030 A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require reporting relating to bundled contributions made by persons other than registered lobbyists.
S 2031 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide grants and flexibility through demonstration projects for States to provide universal, comprehensive, cost-effective systems of health care coverage, with simplified administration.
S 2032 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out a competitive grant program for the Puget Sound area to provide comprehensive conservation planning to address water quality.
S 2033 A bill to provide for greater disclosure to, and empowerment of, consumers who have entered into a contract for cellular telephone service.
S 2034 A bill to amend the Oregon Wilderness Act of 1984 to designate the Copper Salmon Wilderness and to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the North and South Forks of the Elk River in the State of Oregon as wild or scenic rivers, and for other purposes.
S 2035 A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media.
S 2036 A bill to temporarily raise conforming loan limits in high cost areas and portfolio caps applicable to Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, to provide the necessary financing to curb foreclosures by facilitating the refinancing of at-risk subprime borrowers into safe, prime loans, to preserve liquidity in the mortgage lending markets, and for other purposes.
S 2037 A bill to amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to make it unlawful to sell a recalled product, and for other purposes.
S 2038 A bill to prohibit the introduction or delivery for introduction into interstate commerce of children's products that contain lead, and for other purposes.
S 2039 A bill to require an assessment of the plans for the modernization and sustainment of the land-based, Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile strategic deterrent force, and for other purposes.
S 2040 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the alternative tax liability limitation for small property and casualty insurance companies.
S 2041 A bill to amend the False Claims Act.
S 2042 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct activities to rapidly advance treatments for spinal muscular atrophy, neuromuscular disease, and other pediatric diseases, and for other purposes.
S 2043 A bill to prohibit the closure or relocation of any county office of the Farm Service Agency until at least 1 year after the enactment of an omnibus law to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs for fiscal years after fiscal year 2007.
S 2044 A bill to provide procedures for the proper classification of employees and independent contractors, and for other purposes.
S 2045 A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the effectiveness of consumer product recall programs, and for other purposes.
S 2046 A bill to establish a pilot program for police departments to use anonymous texts from citizens to augment their anonymous tip hotlines.
S 2047 A bill to require enhanced disclosures to consumers purchasing flood insurance and for other purposes.
S 2048 A bill for the relief of Jose Buendia Balderas, Alicia Aranda De Buendia, and Ana Laura Beundia Aranda.
S 2049 A bill to prohibit the implementation of policies to prohibit States from providing quality health coverage to children in need under the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).
S 2050 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the five-month waiting period in the disability insurance program, and for other purposes.
S 2051 A bill to amend the small rural school achievement program and the rural and low-income school program under part B of title VI of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.
S 2052 A bill to allow for certiorari review of certain cases denied relief or review by the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.
S 2053 A bill to amend part A of title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve elementary and secondary education.
S 2054 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to assist cities with a vacant housing problem, and for other purposes.
S 2055 A bill for the relief of Alejandro Gomez and Juan Sebastian Gomez.
S 2056 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to restore financial stability to Medicare anesthesiology teaching programs for resident physicians.
S 2057 A bill to reauthorize the Merit Systems Protection Board and the Office of Special Counsel, to modify the procedures of the Merit Systems Protection Board and the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes.
S 2058 A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to close the Enron loophole, prevent price manipulation and excessive speculation in the trading of energy commodities, and for other purposes.
S 2059 A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to clarify the eligibility requirements with respect to airline flight crews.
S 2060 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a Volunteer Teacher Advisory Committee.
S 2061 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt certain home health workers from the provisions of such Act.
S 2062 A bill to amend the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 to reauthorize that Act, and for other purposes.
S 2063 A bill to establish a Bipartisan Task Force for Responsible Fiscal Action, to assure the economic security of the United States, and to expand future prosperity and growth for all Americans.
S 2064 A bill to fund comprehensive programs to ensure an adequate supply of nurses.
S 2065 A bill to provide assistance to community health coalitions to increase access to and improve the quality of health care services.
S 2066 A bill to establish nutrition and physical education standards for schools.
S 2067 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to recreational vessels.
S 2068 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional standard deduction for real property taxes for nonitemizers.
S 2069 A bill to increase the United States financial and programmatic contributions to promote economic opportunities for women in developing countries.
S 2070 A bill to prevent Government shutdowns.
S 2071 A bill to enhance the ability to combat methamphetamine.
S 2072 A bill to authorize Western States to make selections of public land within their borders in lieu of receiving 5 percent of the proceeds of the sale of public land lying within said States as provided by their respective enabling Acts.
S 2073 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act relating to the statute of limitations that applies to certain claims.
S 2074 A bill to provide for safe and humane policies and procedures pertaining to the arrest, detention, and processing of aliens in immigration enforcement operations.
S 2075 A bill to ensure that women seeking an abortion receive an ultrasound and the opportunity to review the ultrasound before giving informed consent to receive an abortion.
S 2076 A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to require the President to designate certain geographical areas as national renewable energy zones, and for other purposes.
S 2077 A bill to establish a program to assure the safety of fresh produce intended for human consumption, and for other purposes.
S 2078 A bill to require updating of State building energy efficiency codes and standards.
S 2079 A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to establish an energy efficiency resource standard for retail electricity and natural gas distributors.
S 2080 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to ensure that sewage treatment plants monitor for and report discharges of raw sewage, and for other purposes.
S 2081 A bill to require manufacturers to demonstrate sufficient means to cover, for certain products distributed in commerce, costs of potential recalls, and for other purposes.
S 2082 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a Coordinated Environmental Public Health Network, and for other purposes.
S 2083 A bill to require any Federal or State court to recognize any notarization made by a notary public licensed by a State other than the State where the court is located when such notarization occurs in or affects interstate commerce.
S 2084 An original bill to promote school safety, improved law enforcement, and for other purposes.
S 2085 A bill to delay for 6 months the requirement to use of tamper-resistant prescription pads under the Medicaid program.
S 2086 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend funding for 18 months for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and for other purposes.
S 2087 A bill to amend certain laws relating to Native Americans to make technical corrections, and for other purposes.
S 2088 A bill to place reasonable limitations on the use of National Security Letters, and for other purposes.
S 2089 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the coverage gap in prescription drug coverage under part D of such title based on savings to the Medicare program resulting from the negotiation of prescription drug prices.
S 2090 A bill to protect privacy and security concerns in court records.
S 2091 A bill to increase the number of the court's active judges.
S 2092 A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, to improve protections for employees and retirees in business bankruptcies.
S 2093 A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate a segment of the Missisquoi and Trout Rivers in the State of Vermont for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
S 2094 A bill to increase the wages and benefits of blue collar workers by strengthening labor provisions in the H-2B program, to provide for labor recruiter accountability, and for other purposes.
S 2095 A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require country of origin labeling for processed food items.
S 2096 A bill to amend the Do-Not-Call Implementation Act to eliminate the automatic removal of telephone numbers registered on the Federal "do-not-call" registry.
S 2097 A bill to modify the optional method of computing net earnings from self-employment.
S 2098 A bill to establish the Northern Plains Heritage Area in the State of North Dakota.
S 2099 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive bidding project for clinical laboratory services.
S 2100 A bill to require that Federal forfeiture funds be used, in part, to clean up methamphetamine laboratories.
S 2101 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to assist low-income Medicare beneficiaries by improving eligibility and services under the Medicare Savings Program, and for other purposes.
S 2102 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to phase out the 24-month waiting period for disabled individuals to become eligible for Medicare benefits, to eliminate the waiting period for individuals with life-threatening conditions, and for other purposes.
S 2103 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the in the home restriction for Medicare coverage of mobility devices for individuals with expected long-term needs.
S 2104 A bill to amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to clarify the temporary suspension of duty for certain DVD readers and writers.
S 2105 A bill to provide for the establishment of the Federal Health Care Board.
S 2106 A bill to provide nationwide subpoena authority for actions brought under the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund of 2001.
S 2107 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 570 Broadway in Bayonne, New Jersey, as the "Dennis P. Collins Post Office Building".
S 2108 A bill to establish a public education and awareness program relating to emergency contraception.
S 2109 A bill to designate certain Federal lands in Riverside County, California, as wilderness, to designate certain river segments in Riverside County as a wild, scenic, or recreational river, to adjust the boundary of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument, and for other purposes.
S 2110 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 427 North Street in Taft, California, as the "Larry S. Pierce Post Office".
S 2111 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of early intervention services, particularly school-wide positive behavior supports.
S 2112 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish the Nurse-Managed Health Clinic Investment program, and for other purposes.
S 2113 A bill to implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.
S 2114 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act, to provide for enhanced disclosures to consumers and enhanced regulation of mortgage brokers, and for other purposes.
S 2115 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend for 6 months the eligibility period for the "Welcome to Medicare" physical examination and to provide for the coverage and waiver of cost-sharing for preventive services under the Medicare program.
S 2116 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that corporate tax benefits based upon stock option compensation expenses be consistent with accounting expenses shown in corporate financial statements for such compensation.
S 2117 A bill to encourage the development of research-proven programs funded under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.
S 2118 A bill to encourage the use of research-proven programs in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.
S 2119 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of veterans who became disabled for life while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States.
S 2120 A bill to authorize the establishment of a Social Investment and Economic Development Fund for the Americas to provide assistance to reduce poverty, expand the middle class, and foster increased economic opportunity in the countries of the Western Hemisphere, and for other purposes.
S 2121 A bill to provide funding and incentives for caregiver support and long-term care assistance.
S 2122 A bill to amend title V of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to reduce class size through the use of highly qualified teachers, and for other purposes.
S 2123 A bill to provide collective bargaining rights for public safety officers employed by States or their political subdivisions.
S 2124 A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain land in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, Montana, to Jefferson County, Montana, for use as a cemetery.
S 2125 A bill to improve public awareness in the United States among older individuals and their families and caregivers about the impending Digital Television Transition through the establishment of a Federal interagency taskforce between the Federal Communications Commission, the Administration on Aging, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and the outside advice of appropriate members of the aging network and industry groups.
S 2126 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals to defer recognition of reinvested capital gains distributions from regulated investment companies.
S 2127 A bill to provide assistance to families of miners involved in mining accidents.
S 2128 A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent.
S 2129 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish the infrastructure foundation for the hydrogen economy, and for other purposes.
S 2130 A bill to express the sense of the Senate on the need for a comprehensive diplomatic offensive to help broker national reconciliation efforts in Iraq and lay the foundation for the eventual redeployment of United States combat forces.
S 2131 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at Highway 49 South in Piney Woods, Mississippi, as the "Laurence C. and Grace M. Jones Post Office Building".
S 2132 A bill to prohibit the introduction or delivery for introduction into interstate commerce of children's products that contain lead, and for other purposes.
S 2133 A bill to authorize bankruptcy courts to take certain actions with respect to mortgage loans in bankruptcy, and for other purposes.
S 2134 A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to submit to Congress reports on the status of planning for the redeployment of the Armed Forces from Iraq and to require the Secretary of Defense, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and appropriate senior officials of the Department of Defense to meet with Congress to brief Congress on matters contained in the reports.
S 2135 A bill to prohibit the recruitment or use of child soldiers, to designate persons who recruit or use child soldiers as inadmissible aliens, to allow the deportation of persons who recruit or use child soldiers, and for other purposes.
S 2136 A bill to address the treatment of primary mortgages in bankruptcy, and for other purposes.
S 2137 A bill to eliminate methamphetamine kingpins.
S 2138 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish within the Department of Veterans Affairs the position of Assistant Secretary for Acquisition, Logistics, and Construction, and for other purposes.
S 2139 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, provide educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill for members of the National Guard and Reserve who serve extended period of continuous active duty that include a prolonged period of service in certain theaters of operation, and for other purposes.
S 2140 A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Francis Collins, in recognition of his outstanding contributions and leadership in the fields of medicine and genetics.
S 2141 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and extend the Fetal Alcohol Syndrome prevention and services program, and for other purposes.
S 2142 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to reimburse veterans receiving emergency treatment in non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities for such treatment until such veterans are transferred to Department facilities, and for other purposes.
S 2143 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to establish a program to improve the health and education of children through grants to expand school breakfast programs, and for other purposes.
S 2144 A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to conduct a study of feasibility relating to the construction and operation of pipelines and carbon dioxide sequestration facilities, and for other purposes.
S 2145 A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to ensure that Indian veterans are not liable for certain health care payments.
S 2146 A bill to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to accept, as part of a settlement, diesel emission reduction Supplemental Environmental Projects, and for other purposes.
S 2147 A bill to require accountability for contractors and contract personnel under Federal contracts, and for other purposes.
S 2148 A bill to provide for greater diversity within, and to improve policy direction and oversight of, the Senior Executive Service.
S 2149 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to establish a program to provide incentives for projects to produce synthetic gas, liquid fuels, and other products from coal and other feedstocks while simultaneously reducing greenhouse gas emissions and reliance of the United States on petroleum and natural gas, and for other purposes.
S 2150 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4320 Blue Parkway in Kansas City, Missouri, as the "Wallace S. Hartsfield Post Office Building".
S 2151 A bill to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to authorize notations on flood insurance rate maps for areas protected against 100-year and 500-year floods by certified flood control structure.
S 2152 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes.
S 2153 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to enhance disclosure of the terms of home mortgage loans, and for other purposes.
S 2154 A bill to amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain employment as a member of a local governing board, commission, or committee from social security tax coverage.
S 2155 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to encourage the development of clean energy technologies for deployment in markets abroad, to assist the Department of Energy's promotion of research and development of clean and efficient energy systems, to encourage the Department of Energy and other Federal agencies to work together to improve the advancement of sustainable energy use and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.
S 2156 A bill to authorize and facilitate the improvement of water management by the Bureau of Reclamation, to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Energy to increase the acquisition and analysis of water resources for irrigation, hydroelectric power, municipal, and environmental uses, and for other purposes.
S 2157 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish pilot programs in expanded school attendance.
S 2158 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit Medicare beneficiaries to continue to rent certain items of complex durable medical equipment.
S 2159 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
S 2160 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a pain care initiative in health care facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 2161 A bill to ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by making the antitrust laws apply to negotiations between groups of independent pharmacies and health plans and health insurance issuers (including health plans under parts C and D of the Medicare Program) in the same manner as such laws apply to protected activities under the National Labor Relations Act.
S 2162 A bill to improve the treatment and services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs to veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder and substance use disorders, and for other purposes.
S 2163 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow income averaging for private forest landowners.
S 2164 A bill to establish a Science and Technology Scholarship Program to award scholarships to recruit and prepare students for careers in the National Weather Service and in National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration marine research, atmospheric research, and satellite programs and for other purposes.
S 2165 A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide for the suspension of each provision of the Act during periods of drought with respect to Federal and State agencies that manage Federal river basins that are located in each region affected by the drought.
S 2166 A bill to provide for greater responsibility in lending and expanded cancellation of debts owed to the United States and the international financial institutions by low-income countries, and for other purposes.
S 2167 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize agricultural producers to establish and contribute to tax-exempt farm savings accounts in lieu of obtaining federally subsidized crop insurance or noninsured crop assistance, to provide for contributions to such accounts by the Secretary of Agriculture, to specify the situations in which amounts may be paid to producers from such accounts, and to limit the total amount of such distributions to a producer during a taxable year, and for other purposes.
S 2168 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to enable increased federal prosecution of identity theft crimes and to allow for restitution to victims of identity theft.
S 2169 A bill to temporarily increase the portfolio caps applicable to Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, to provide the necessary financing to curb foreclosures by facilitating the refinancing of at-risk subprime borrowers into safe, affordable loans, and for other purposes.
S 2170 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the treatment of qualified restaurant property as 15-year property for purposes of the depreciation deduction.
S 2171 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish a uniform set of customer service and consumer protection requirements for providers of wireless telecommunications services.
S 2172 A bill to impose sanctions on officials of the State Peace and Development Council in Burma, to prohibit the importation of gems and hardwoods from Burma, to support democracy in Burma, and for other purposes.
S 2173 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve standards for physical education.
S 2174 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 175 South Monroe Street in Tiffin, Ohio, as the "Paul E. Gillmor Post Office Building".
S 2175 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with regard to research on asthma, and for other purposes.
S 2176 A bill to promote the development of Native American small business concerns, and for other purposes.
S 2177 A bill to prohibit the payment of individuals to reserve a place in line for a seat for a lobbyist at a congressional committee hearing or business meeting.
S 2178 A bill to expedite the adjudication of employer petitions for aliens with extraordinary artistic ability.
S 2179 A bill to authorize certain programs and activities in the Forest Service, the Department of the Interior, and the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
S 2180 A bill to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the Department of Energy, and to amend the Compact of Free Association Amendments Act of 2003, and for other purposes.
S 2181 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect Medicare beneficiaries' access to home health services under the Medicare program.
S 2182 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to mental health services.
S 2183 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants for community-based mental health infrastructure improvement.
S 2184 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently allow penalty-free withdrawals from retirement plans for individuals called to active duty for at least 179 days.
S 2185 A bill to permanently extend the current marginal tax rates.
S 2186 A bill to permit individuals who are employees of a grantee that is receiving funds under section 330 of the Public Health Service Act to enroll in health insurance coverage provided under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.
S 2187 A bill to amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to provide for child care workforce development initiatives, and for other purposes.
S 2188 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a prospective payment system instead of the reasonable cost-based reimbursement method for Medicare-covered services provided by Federally qualified health centers and to expand the scope of such covered services to account for expansions in the scope of services provided by Federally qualified health centers since the inclusion of such services for coverage under the Medicare Program.
S 2189 A bill to provide for educational opportunities for all students in State public school systems, and for other purposes.
S 2190 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the inclusion of barbiturates and bezodiazepines as covered part D drugs beginning in 2008.
S 2191 A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to decrease emissions of greenhouse gases, and for other purposes.
S 2192 A bill to establish a user fee for follow-up reinspections under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
S 2193 A bill to provide for a 5-year SCHIP reauthorization for coverage of low-income children, an expansion of child health care insurance coverage through tax fairness, and a health care Federalism initiative, and for other purposes.
S 2194 A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a partnership between the Department of Education and the National Park Service to provide educational opportunities for students and teachers, and for other purposes.
S 2195 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the Indian employment credit and the depreciation rules for property used predominantly within an Indian reservation.
S 2196 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the taxable income limit on percentage depletion for oil and natural gas produced from marginal properties.
S 2197 A bill to establish the Federal Labor-Management Partnership Council.
S 2198 A bill to require the Architect of the Capitol to permit the acknowledgment of God on flag certificates.
S 2199 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the treatment of certain foreign nonqualified deferred compensation.
S 2200 A bill to authorize the use of Federal funds for flexible financing of Indian tribal municipal, rural, and industrial water system construction projects by certain federally recognized Indian tribes.
S 2201 A bill to provide for the penalty-free use of retirement funds for mortgage delinquency relief.
S 2202 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to increase the renewable content of gasoline, and for other purposes.
S 2203 A bill to reauthorize the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning Fund, and for other purposes.
S 2204 A bill to assist wildlife populations and wildlife habitats in adapting to and surviving the effects of global warming, and for other purposes.
S 2205 A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.
S 2206 A bill to provide technical corrections to Public Law 109-116 (2 U.S.C. 2131a note) to extend the time period for the Joint Committee on the Library to enter into an agreement to obtain a statue of Rosa Parks, and for other purposes.
S 2207 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating Green McAdoo School in Clinton, Tennessee, as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 2208 A bill to protect public health and safety in the event that testing of nuclear weapons by the United States is resumed.
S 2209 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to improve America's research competitiveness, and for other purposes.
S 2210 A bill to provide incentives for investment in research and development for new medicines, to enhance access to new medicines, and for other purposes.
S 2211 A bill to ensure the recovery, resiliency, and health of ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems, and for other purposes.
S 2212 A bill to support the establishment and operations of Teachers Professional Development Institutes.
S 2213 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to improve prevention, investigation, and prosecution of cyber-crime, and for other purposes.
S 2214 A bill to establish the Federal Emergency Management Agency as an independent agency, and for other purposes.
S 2215 A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the Protective Security Advisor Program Office.
S 2216 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the Indian employment credit and the depreciation rules for property used predominantly within an Indian reservation.
S 2217 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the taxable income limit on percentage depletion for oil and natural gas produced from marginal properties.
S 2218 A bill to provide for the award of a military service medal to members of the Armed Forces who were exposed to ionizing radiation as a result of participation in a test of atomic weapons.
S 2219 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to deliver a meaningful benefit and lower prescription drug prices under the Medicare Program.
S 2220 A bill to amend the Outdoor Recreation Act of 1963 to authorize certain appropriations.
S 2221 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the reporting of sales price data for implantable medical devices.
S 2222 A bill to require the International Trade Commission to report on the specific impact of each free trade agreement in force with respect to the United States on a sector-by-sector basis, and for other purposes.
S 2223 An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional tax incentives to promote habitat conservation and restoration, and for other purposes.
S 2224 A bill to require a licensee to notify the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and the State and county in which a facility is located, whenever there is an unplanned release of radioactive substances.
S 2225 A bill to amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to clarify the tariff rate for certain mechanics' work gloves.
S 2226 A bill to recognize the Navy UDT-SEAL Museum in Fort Pierce, Florida, as the official national museum of Navy SEALS and their predecessors.
S 2227 A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in high school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle school models for struggling students, and for other purposes.
S 2228 A bill to extend and improve agricultural programs, and for other purposes.
S 2229 A bill to withdraw certain Federal land in the Wyoming Range from leasing and provide an opportunity to retire certain leases in the Wyoming Range.
S 2230 A bill to amend title VIII of the Public Health Service Act to expand the nurse student loan program, to establish grant programs to address the nursing shortage, to amend title VII of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for a nurse faculty pilot project, and for other purposes.
S 2231 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to strengthen cooperative conservation efforts and to reduce barriers to the use of partnerships to enable Federal natural resource managers to meet their obligations, and for other purposes.
S 2232 A bill to direct the Secretary of Commerce to establish a demonstration program to adapt the lessons of providing foreign aid to underdeveloped economies to the provision of Federal economic development assistance to certain similarly situated individuals, and for other purposes.
S 2233 A bill to provide a permanent deduction for States and local general sales taxes.
S 2234 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the deduction for qualified tuition and related expenses.
S 2235 A bill to designate the facility under development by the Stanislaus Ag Center Foundation, in Stanislaus County, California, as the National Ag Science Center.
S 2236 A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional limitations on preexisting condition exclusions in group health plans and health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets.
S 2237 A bill to fight crime.
S 2238 A bill to amend the National Dam Safety Program Act to establish a program to provide grant assistance to States for the rehabilitation and repair of deficient dams.
S 2239 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow self-employed individuals to deduct health insurance costs in computing self-employment taxes.
S 2240 A bill to prohibit termination of employment of volunteer firefighters and emergency medical personnel responding to emergencies, and for other purposes.
S 2241 A bill to provide consistent enforcement authority to the Bureau of Land Management, the National Park Service, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, and the Forest Service to respond to violations of regulations regarding the management, use, and protection of public land under the jurisdiction of those agencies, and for other purposes.
S 2242 An original bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 to establish supplemental agricultural disaster assistance and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for conservation and alternative energy sources and to provide tax relief for farmers, and for other purposes.
S 2243 A bill to strongly encourage the Government of Saudi Arabia to end its support for institutions that fund, train, incite, encourage, or in any other way aid and abet terrorism, to secure full Saudi cooperation in the investigation of terrorist incidents, to denounce Saudi sponsorship of extremist Wahhabi ideology, and for other purposes.
S 2244 A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out demonstration projects and outreach programs for the identification and abatement of lead hazards, to establish the Joint Task Force on Lead-Based Hazards and the Task Force on Children's Environmental Health and Safety, to strengthen the authority of the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, and for other purposes.
S 2245 A bill to establish a commission to ensure food safety in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2246 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend eligibility for Federal TRIO programs to members of the reserve components serving on active duty in support of contingency operations.
S 2247 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the depreciation classification of motorsports entertainment complexes.
S 2248Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 Amendments Act of 2008
S 2249 A bill to establish the Northern Border Economic Development Commission, and for other purposes.
S 2250 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize payments for ambulatory surgical centers under the Medicare Program.
S 2251 A bill to ensure that individual homeowners that were not previously required to purchase flood insurance that are now required to do so because of the updating of flood insurance program rate maps receive a discount for the purchase of such insurance.
S 2252 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction for host families of foreign exchange and other students from $50 per month to $200 per month, and for other purposes.
S 2253 A bill to provide adjustments in payment to certain hospitals under the Medicaid program.
S 2254 A bill to establish the Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area in the State of Mississippi, and for other purposes.
S 2255 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to provide for studies of the Chisholm Trail and Great Western Trail to determine whether to add the trails to the National Trails System, and for other purposes.
S 2256 A bill to establish an Office of International and Domestic Product Safety and a Product Safety Coordinating Council to improve the management, coordination, promotion, and oversight of product safety responsibilities, develop a centralized public database for product recalls, advisories, and alerts, and for other purposes.
S 2257 A bill to impose sanctions on officials of the State Peace and Development Council in Burma, to amend the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003 to prohibit the importation of gemstones and hardwoods from Burma, to promote a coordinated international effort to restore civilian democratic rule to Burma, and for other purposes.
S 2258 A bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965, to amend the definition of an eligible not-for-profit holder, and for other purposes.
S 2259 A bill to amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the Prado Basin Natural Treatment System Project, to authorize the Secretary to participate in the Lower Chino Dairy Area desalination demonstration and reclamation project, and for other purposes.
S 2260 A bill to extend the existing provisions regarding the eligibility for essential air service subsidies through fiscal year 2008.
S 2261 A bill to restore the rule that agreements between manufacturers and retailers, distributors, or wholesalers to set the minimum price below which the manufacturer's product or service cannot be sold violates the Sherman Act.
S 2262 A bill to authorize the Preserve America Program and Save America's Treasures Program, and for other purposes.
S 2263 A bill to require the Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology to establish an initiative to promote the research, development, and demonstration of miner tracking and communications systems and to promote the establishment of standards and other measurement services regarding underground communications to protect miners in the United States.
S 2264 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for 2 years the tax-free distributions from individual retirement plans for charitable purposes.
S 2265 An Act to extend the existing provisions regarding the eligibility for essential air service subsidies through fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes.
S 2266 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to provide for an alternative test for qualifying as a cooperative housing corporation.
S 2267 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for eldercare expenses.
S 2268 A bill to require issuers of long term care insurance to establish third party review processes for disputed claims.
S 2269 A bill to reauthorize the Mni Wiconi Rural Water Supply Project.
S 2270 A bill to include health centers in the list of entities eligible for mortgage insurance under the National Housing Act.
S 2271 An original bill to authorize State and local governments to divest assets in companies that conduct business operations in Sudan, to prohibit United States Government contracts with such companies, and for other purposes.
S 2272 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service known as the Southpark Station in Alexandria, Louisiana, as the John "Marty" Thiels Southpark Station, in honor and memory of Thiels, a Louisiana postal worker who was killed in the line of duty on October 4, 2007.
S 2273 A bill to enhance the functioning and integration of formerly homeless veterans who reside in permanent housing, and for other purposes.
S 2274 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to prevent the abuse of dextromethorphan, and for other purposes.
S 2275 A bill to prohibit the manufacture, sale, or distribution in commerce of certain children's products and child care articles that contain phthalates, and for other purposes.
S 2276 A bill to enhance United States competitiveness in aeronautics, and for other purposes.
S 2277 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the limitation on the issuance of qualified veterans' mortgage bonds for Alaska, Oregon, and Wisconsin and to modify the definition of qualified veteran.
S 2278 A bill to improve the prevention, detection, and treatment of community and healthcare-associated infections (CHAI), with a focus on antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
S 2279 A bill to combat international violence against women and girls.
S 2280 A bill to amend the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005.
S 2281 A bill to expand the boundaries of the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Underwater Preserve and for other purposes.
S 2282 A bill to increase the number of full-time personnel of the Consumer Product Safety Commission assigned to duty stations at United States ports of entry or to inspect overseas production facilities, and for other purposes.
S 2283 A bill to preserve the use and access of pack and saddle stock animals on public land administered by the National Park Service, and Bureau of Land Management, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, or the Forest Service on which there is a historical tradition of the use of pack and saddle stock animals.
S 2284 An original bill to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, to restore the financial solvency of the flood insurance fund, and for other purposes.
S 2285 An original bill to reauthorize the Federal terrorism risk insurance program, and for other purposes.
S 2286 An original bill to establish a nonpartisan commission on natural catastrophe risk management and insurance, and for other purposes.
S 2287 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the percentage depletion allowance for certain hardrock mines, and for other purposes.
S 2288 A bill to establish portfolio quality standards, improve lender oversight by the Small Business Administration, create economic outcome and performance measurements, strengthen the loan programs under section 7(a) of the Small Business Act and title V of the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, and for other purposes.
S 2289 A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, to limit the duration of Federal consent decrees to which State and local governments are a party, and for other purposes.
S 2290 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16731 Santa Ana Avenue in Fontana, California, as the "Beatrice E. Watson Post Office Building".
S 2291 A bill to enhance citizen access to Government information and services by establishing plain language as the standard style of Government documents issued to the public, and for other purposes.
S 2292 A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002, to establish the Office for Bombing Prevention, to address terrorist explosive threats, and for other purposes.
S 2293 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual alternative minimum tax, and for other purposes.
S 2294 A bill to strengthen immigration enforcement and border security and for other purposes.
S 2295 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot under title III of such Act, and for other purposes.
S 2296 A bill to provide for improved disclosures by all mortgage lenders at the loan approval and settlement stages of all mortgage loans.
S 2297 A bill to require the FCC to conduct an economic study on the impact that low-power FM stations will have on full-power commercial FM stations.
S 2298 A bill to prohibit an applicant from obtaining a low-power FM license if an applicant has engaged in any manner in the unlicensed operation of any station in violation of section 301 of the Communications Act of 1934.
S 2299 A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish an advisory committee to develop recommendations regarding the national aquatic animal health plan developed by the National Aquatic Animal Health Task Force, and for other purposes.
S 2300 A bill to improve the Small Business Act, and for other purposes.
S 2301 A bill for the relief of Malachy McAllister, Nicola McAllister, and Sean Ryan McAllister.
S 2302 An original bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes.
S 2303 A bill to amend section 435(o) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 regarding the definition of economic hardship.
S 2304 A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for other purposes.
S 2305 A bill to prevent voter caging.
S 2306 A bill to encourage and facilitate the use of renewable fuel in the United States.
S 2307 A bill to amend the Global Change Research Act of 1990, and for other purposes.
S 2308 A bill to improve the efficiency of customs and other services at the Wild Horse, Montana port of entry.
S 2309 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the service treatable as service engaged in combat with the enemy for utilization of non-official evidence for proof of service-connection in a combat-related disease or injury.
S 2310 A bill to establish a National Catastrophic Risks Consortium and a National Homeowners' Insurance Stabilization Program, and for other purposes.
S 2311 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the amendment or repeal of monographs, to expand the Food and Drug Administration's authority to regulate drug advertising, and for other purposes.
S 2312 A bill to amend title VI of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for State student achievement contracts.
S 2313 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance.
S 2314 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make geothermal heat pump systems eligible for the energy credit and the residential energy efficient property credit, and for other purposes.
S 2315 A bill to prohibit an entity under the jurisdiction of a Federal agency from paying for travel by employees of that agency.
S 2316 A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness.
S 2317 A bill to amend titles 17 and 18, United States Code, and the Trademark Act of 1946 to strengthen and harmonize the protection of intellectual property, and for other purposes.
S 2318 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual alternative minimum tax and to permanently extend the reductions in income tax rates, and for other purposes.
S 2319 A bill to ensure the continued and future availability of life saving trauma health care in the United States and to prevent further trauma center closures and downgrades by assisting trauma centers with uncompensated care costs, core mission services, and emergency needs.
S 2320 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide continued entitlement to coverage for immunosuppressive drugs furnished to beneficiaries under the Medicare Program that have received a kidney transplant and whose entitlement to coverage would otherwise expire, and for other purposes.
S 2321 A bill to amend the E-Government Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-347) to reauthorize appropriations, and for other purposes.
S 2322 A bill to amend the International Center Act to authorize the lease or sublease of certain property described in such Act to an entity other than a foreign government or international organization if certain conditions are met.
S 2323 A bill to provide for the conduct of carbon capture and storage technology research, development, and demonstration projects, and for other purposes.
S 2324 A bill to amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.) to enhance the Offices of the Inspectors General, to create a Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency, and for other purposes.
S 2325 A bill to modernize and update the National Housing Act and enable the Federal Housing Administration to use risk-based pricing to more effectively reach underserved borrowers, and for other purposes.
S 2326 A bill to improve the safety of motorcoaches, and for other purposes.
S 2327 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against tax for increased homeowners insurance premiums suffered by certain coastal homeowners or resulting from hurricane events.
S 2328 A bill to establish a homeowner mitigation loan program within the Federal Emergency Management Agency to promote pre-disaster property mitigation measures.
S 2329 A bill to establish the Thomas Edison National Historical Park in the State of New Jersey as the successor to the Edison National Historic Site.
S 2330 A bill to authorize a pilot program within the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development with the goal of preventing at-risk veterans and veteran families from falling into homelessness, and for other purposes.
S 2331 A bill to exclude from gross income payments from the Hokie Spirit Memorial Fund to the victims of the tragic event, loss of life and limb, at Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University.
S 2332 A bill to promote transparency in the adoption of new media ownership rules by the Federal Communications Commission, and to establish an independent panel to make recommendations on how to increase the representation of women and minorities in broadcast media ownership.
S 2333 A bill to amend the Public Health Services Act to reauthorize the Community Health Centers program, the National Health Service Corps, and rural health care programs.
S 2334 A bill to withhold 10 percent of the Federal funding apportioned for highway construction and maintenance from States that issue driver's licenses to individuals without verifying the legal status of such individuals.
S 2335 A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide adequate case management services.
S 2336 A bill to designate the Port Angeles Federal Building in Port Angeles, Washington, as the "Richard B. Anderson Federal Building".
S 2337 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow long-term care insurance to be offered under cafeteria plans and flexible spending arrangements and to provide additional consumer protections for long-term care insurance.
S 2338 An original bill to modernize and update the National Housing Act and enable the Federal Housing Administration to more effectively reach underserved borrowers, and for other purposes.
S 2339 A bill to designate the Department of Veterans Affairs clinic in Alpena, Michigan, as the "Lieutenant Colonel Clement C. Van Wagoner Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic".
S 2340 A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 2341 A bill to provide Individual Development Accounts to support foster youths who are transitioning from the foster care system.
S 2342 A bill to prohibit States from carrying out more than one Congressional redistricting after a decennial census and apportionment, to require States to conduct such redistricting through independent commissions, and for other purposes.
S 2343 A bill to amend the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act to require mortgage originators to make their fees more transparent.
S 2344 A bill to create a competitive grant program to provide for age-appropriate Internet education for children.
S 2345 An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and to extend the financing for the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
S 2346 A bill to temporarily increase the portfolio caps applicable to Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, to provide the necessary financing to curb foreclosures by facilitating the refinancing of at-risk subprime borrowers into safe, affordable loans, and for other purposes.
S 2347 A bill to restore and protect access to discount drug prices for university-based and safety-net clinics.
S 2348 A bill to ensure control over the United States border and to strengthen enforcement of the immigration laws.
S 2349 A bill to reauthorize the programs of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, and for other purposes.
S 2350 A bill to establish a grant program to provide screenings for glaucoma to individuals determined to be at a high risk for glaucoma, and for other purposes.
S 2351 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for medical research related to developing qualified infectious disease products.
S 2352 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare beneficiaries greater choice with regard to accessing hearing health services and benefits.
S 2353 A bill to increase the annual salaries of justices and judges of the United States, and to increase fees for bankruptcy trustees.
S 2354 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey 4 parcels of land from the Bureau of Land Management to the city of Twin Falls, Idaho.
S 2355 A bill to amend the National Climate Program Act to enhance the ability of the United States to develop and implement climate change adaptation programs and policies, and for other purposes.
S 2356 A bill to enhance national security by restricting access of illegal aliens to driver's licenses and State-issued identification documents.
S 2357 A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate the Perquimans River and the tributaries of the Perquimans River in Perquimans County, North Carolina, for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.
S 2358 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit human-animal hybrids.
S 2359 A bill to establish the St. Augustine 450th Commemoration Commission, and for other purposes.
S 2360 A bill to develop a national system of oversight of States for sexual misconduct in the elementary and secondary school system.
S 2361 A bill to ensure the privacy of wireless telephone numbers, and for other purposes.
S 2362 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional standard deduction for real property taxes for nonitemizers.
S 2363 A bill making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 2364 A bill to adjust the boundaries of Pisgah National Forest in McDowell County, North Carolina.
S 2365 A bill to require educational institutions that receive Federal funds to obtain the affirmative, informed, written consent of a parent before providing a student information regarding sex, to provide parents the opportunity to review such information, and for other purposes.
S 2366 A bill to provide immigration reform by securing America's borders, clarifying and enforcing existing laws, and enabling a practical verification program.
S 2367 A bill to provide for the issuance of bonds to provide funding for the construction of schools of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 2368 A bill to provide immigration reform by securing America's borders, clarifying and enforcing existing laws, and enabling a practical employer verification program.
S 2369 A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide that certain tax planning inventions are not patentable, and for other purposes.
S 2370 A bill to clear title to certain real property in New Mexico associated with the Middle Rio Grande Project, and for other purposes.
S 2371 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to make technical corrections.
S 2372 A bill to amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to modify the tariffs on certain footwear.
S 2373 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for residents of Puerto Rico who participate in cafeteria plans under the Puerto Rican tax laws an exclusion from employment taxes which is comparable to the exclusion that applies to cafeteria plans under such Code.
S 2374 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make technical corrections, and for other purposes.
S 2375 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make permanent the election to treat certain costs of qualified film and television productions as expenses.
S 2376 A bill to establish a demonstration project to provide for patient-centered medical homes to improve the effectiveness and efficiency in providing medical assistance under the Medicaid program and child health assistance under the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
S 2377 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the quality of care provided to veterans in Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities, to encourage highly qualified doctors to serve in hard-to-fill positions in such medical facilities, and for other purposes.
S 2378 A bill to authorize the voluntary purchase of certain properties in Treece, Kansas, endangered by the Cherokee County National Priorities List Site, and for other purposes.
S 2379 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to cancel certain grazing leases on land in Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument that are voluntarily waived by the lessees, to provide for the exchange of certain Monument land in exchange for private land, to designate certain Monument land as wilderness, and for other purposes.
S 2380 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize the application of the subpart F rules to computer software, to expand the subpart F de minimis rule, and to extend certain expiring provisions.
S 2381 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend and improve protections for sole community hospitals under the Medicare program.
S 2382 A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to quickly and fairly address the abundance of surplus manufactured housing units stored by the Federal Government around the country at taxpayer expense.
S 2383 A bill to require a pilot program on the mobile provision of care and services for veterans in rural areas by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 2384 A bill to authorize the Chief of Engineers to conduct a feasibility study relating to the construction of a multipurpose project in the Fountain Creek watershed located in the State of Colorado.
S 2385 A bill to provide Federal Perkins Loan cancellation to fire fighters.
S 2386 A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, to authorize temporary mortgage and rental payments.
S 2387 A bill to establish guidelines and incentives for States to establish arsonist registries and to require the Attorney General to establish a national arsonist registry and notification program, and for other purposes.
S 2388 A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, to increase the maximum amount of assistance to individuals and households.
S 2389 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the alternative minimum tax credit amount for individuals with long-term unused credits for prior year minimum tax liability, and for other purposes.
S 2390 A bill to promote fire-safe communities, and for other purposes.
S 2391 A bill to provide for affordable housing relief, and for other purposes.
S 2392 A bill to direct the Secretary of Education to establish and maintain a public website through which individuals may find a complete database of available scholarships, fellowships, and other programs of financial assistance in the study of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
S 2393 A bill to close the loophole that allowed the 9/11 hijackers to obtain credit cards from United States banks that financed their terrorists activities, to ensure that illegal immigrants cannot obtain credit cards to evade United States immigration laws, and for other purposes.
S 2394 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify, modernize, and improve public notice of and access to tax lien information by providing for a national, Internet accessible, filing system for Federal tax liens, and for other purposes.
S 2395 A bill to establish an adoption process improvement pilot program.
S 2396 A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to modernize the quality improvement organization (QIO) program.
S 2397 A bill to amend the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989 to preserve and expand minority depository institutions, and for other purposes.
S 2398 A bill to phase out the use of private military contractors.
S 2399 A bill to expand and improve housing counseling services by increasing financial education and counseling services available to homeowners and prospective homebuyers in financial turmoil or who seek credit or other personal financial assistance, and for other purposes.
S 2400 A bill to amend title 37, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Defense to continue to pay to a member of the Armed Forces who is retired or separated from the Armed Forces due to a combat-related injury certain bonuses that the member was entitled to before the retirement or separation and would continue to be entitled to if the member was not retired or separated, and for other purposes.
S 2401 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refund of motor fuel excise taxes for the actual off-highway use of certain mobile machinery vehicles.
S 2402 A bill to provide for the substitution of the United States in certain civil actions.
S 2403 To designate the United States courthouse located in the 700 block of East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia, as the "Spottswood W. Robinson III and Robert R. Merhige, Jr., United States Courthouse".
S 2404 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve payments under the Medicare clinical laboratory fee schedule.
S 2405 A bill to provide additional appropriations for payments under section 2604(e) of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981.
S 2406 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit States to obtain reimbursement under the Medicaid program for care or services required under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act that are provided in a nonpublicly owned or operated institution for mental diseases.
S 2407 A bill to provide for programs that reduce the need for abortion, help women bear healthy children, and support new parents.
S 2408 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require physician utilization of the Medicare electronic prescription drug program.
S 2409 A bill to direct the Architect of the Capitol to ensure that the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and the national motto "In God We Trust" are each displayed prominently in the Capitol Visitor Center on a permanent basis and to prohibit the Architect from removing or refusing to include language or other content from exhibits and materials relating to the Capitol Visitor Center on the grounds that the language or content includes a religious reference or Judeo-Christian content.
S 2410 A bill to require the Federal Communications Commission to either grant or deny a Petition for Reconsideration within 1 year after such Petition is first submitted.
S 2411 A bill to require the establishment of a credit card safety star rating system for the benefit of consumers, and for other purposes.
S 2412 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the system of public financing for Presidential elections, and for other purposes.
S 2413 A bill to provide death and disability benefits for aerial firefighters who work on a contract basis for a public agency and suffer death or disability in the line of duty, and for other purposes.
S 2414 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require wealthy beneficiaries to pay a greater share of their premiums under the Medicare prescription drug program.
S 2415 A bill to require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in countries for which the United States provides assistance to combat HIV/AIDS, and for other purposes.
S 2416 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the alternative minimum tax on individuals and replace it with an alternative tax individuals may choose.
S 2417 A bill to amend title 31, United States Code, to require the inscription "In God We Trust" to appear on a face of the $1 coins honoring each of the Presidents of the United States.
S 2418 A bill to ensure the safety of imported food products for the citizens of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2419 A bill to permit employees to request, and to ensure employers consider requests for, flexible work terms and conditions, and for other purposes.
S 2420 A bill to encourage the donation of excess food to nonprofit organizations that provide assistance to food-insecure people in the United States in contracts entered into by executive agencies for the provision, service, or sale of food.
S 2421 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax benefits to individuals who have been wrongfully incarcerated.
S 2422 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain computer-assisted remote hunting, and for other purposes.
S 2423 A bill to facilitate price transparency in markets for the sale of emission allowances, and for other purposes.
S 2424 A bill to ensure that all Americans have basic health literacy skills to function effectively as patients and health care consumers.
S 2425 A bill to require the Secretary of Transportation and the Secretary Commerce to submit reports to Congress on the commercial and passenger vehicle traffic at certain points of entry, and for other purposes.
S 2426 A bill to provide for congressional oversight of United States agreements with the Government of Iraq.
S 2427 A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes.
S 2428 A bill to direct the Secretary of Education to establish and maintain a public website through which individuals may find a complete database of available scholarships, fellowships, and other programs of financial assistance in the study of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
S 2429 A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to equalize the limit on the liability for oil tankers and cargo vessels and to provide for the investment of amounts in the Damage Assessment Restoration Revolving Fund.
S 2430 A bill to prevent maritime emergencies, and for other purposes.
S 2431 A bill to address emergency shortages in food banks.
S 2432 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide alternative minimum tax relief for 2007 and to provide special tax rates for certain capital gains and qualified dividend income for 2007, and for other purposes.
S 2433 A bill to require the President to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to further the United States foreign policy objective of promoting the reduction of global poverty, the elimination of extreme global poverty, and the achievement of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing by one-half the proportion of people worldwide, between 1990 and 2015, who live on less than $1 per day.
S 2434 A bill to clarify conditions for the interceptions of computer trespass communications under the USA-PATRIOT Act.
S 2435 A bill to limit authority to delay notice of search warrants.
S 2436 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the term of the Commissioner of Internal Revenue.
S 2437 A bill for the relief of Dr. Luis A.M. Gonzalez and Dr. Virginia Aguila Gonzalez.
S 2438 A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act.
S 2439 A bill to require the National Incident Based Reporting System, the Uniform Crime Reporting Program, and the Law Enforcement National Data Exchange Program to list cruelty to animals as a separate offense category.
S 2440 A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978, to modernize and streamline the provisions of that Act, and for other purposes.
S 2441 A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978, to modernize and streamline the provisions of that Act, and for other purposes.
S 2442 A bill to provide the Secretary of Agriculture with alternatives to comply with the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act.
S 2443 A bill to provide for the release of any revisionary interest of the United States in and to certain lands in Reno, Nevada.
S 2444 A bill to direct the Secretary of Education to provide grants to establish and evaluate sustainability programs, charged with developing and implementing integrated environmental, economic, and social sustainability initiatives, and to direct the Secretary of Education to convene a summit of higher education experts in the area of sustainability.
S 2445 An original bill to provide for the flexibility of certain disaster relief funds, and for improved evacuation and sheltering during disasters and catastrophes.
S 2446 A bill to provide that the Secretary of Homeland Security may waive certain retirement provisions for reemployed annuitants in the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
S 2447 A bill to make a technical correction to section 119 of title 17, United States Code.
S 2448 A bill to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to make certain technical corrections.
S 2449 A bill to amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes.
S 2450 A bill to amend the Federal Rules of Evidence to address the waiver of the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine.
S 2451 A bill to enhance public safety by improving the reintegration of youth offenders into the families and communities to which they are returning.
S 2452 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to provide protection to consumers with respect to certain high-cost loans, and for other purposes.
S 2453 A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to clarify requirements relating to nondiscrimination on the basis of national origin.
S 2454 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to protect the privacy rights of subscribers to wireless communications services.
S 2455 A bill to provide $1,000,000,000 in emergency Community Development Block Grant funding for necessary expenses related to the impact of foreclosures on communities.
S 2456 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve and secure an adequate supply of influenza vaccine.
S 2457 A bill to provide for extensions of leases of certain land by Mashantucket Pequot (Western) Tribe.
S 2458 A bill to promote and enhance the operation of local building code enforcement administration across the country by establishing a competitive Federal matching grant program.
S 2459 A bill to authorize appropriations for research and enforcement activities of the Federal Trade Commission related to misleading mortgage advertisements.
S 2460 A bill to extend by one year the moratorium on implementation of a rule relating to the Federal-State financial partnership under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program and on finalization of a rule regarding graduate medical education under Medicaid and to include a moratorium on the finalization of the outpatient Medicaid rule making similar changes.
S 2461 A bill to authorize the transfer of certain earmarked funds to accounts for operations and activities in Iraq and Afghanistan.
S 2462 A bill to provide that before the Secretary of Defense may furlough any employee of the Department of Defense on the basis of a lack of funds, the Secretary shall suspend any nonessential service contract entered into by the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
S 2463 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act and title 18, United States Code, to combat the crime of alien smuggling and related activities, and for other purposes.
S 2464 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of federally recommended vaccines under Medicare part B.
S 2465 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to include all public clinics for the distribution of pediatric vaccines under the Medicaid program.
S 2466 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the availability of vaccines, and for other purposes.
S 2467 A bill to amend the Social Security Act, the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, and the Public Health Service Act to ensure a sufficient supply of vaccines, and for other purposes.
S 2468 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture (acting through the Chief of the Forest Service) to enter into a cooperative agreement with the State of Wyoming to allow the State of Wyoming to conduct certain forest and watershed restoration services, and for other purposes.
S 2469 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prevent the granting of regulatory forbearance by default.
S 2470 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to prevent the abuse of dehydroepiandrosterone, and for other purposes.
S 2471 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the enforcement of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994, and for other purposes.
S 2472 A bill to amend the U.S. Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Act of 2003.
S 2473 A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide special reporting and disclosure rules for individual account plans and for other purposes.
S 2474 A bill to provide additional resources and funding to address inspection delays at United States ports of entry on the Southern border, open additional inspection lanes, hire more inspectors, and provide recruitment and retention incentives for United States customs and Border Protection officers who serve on the Northern and Southern borders.
S 2475 A bill to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide an exception for certain States with respect to the distribution of amounts by the Secretary of the Interior from the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund.
S 2476 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve immunization rates by increasing the supply of vaccines.
S 2477 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for cooperative governing of individual health insurance coverage offered in interstate commerce.
S 2478 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 59 Colby Corner in East Hampstead, New Hampshire, as the "Captain Jonathan D. Grassbaugh Post Office".
S 2479 A bill to catalyze change in the care and treatment of diabetes in the United States.
S 2480 A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to publicly disclose the identity of long-term care facilities listed under the Special Focus Facility Program of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
S 2481 A bill to prohibit racial profiling.
S 2482 A bill to repeal the provision of title 46, United States Code, requiring a license for employment in the business of salvaging on the coast of Florida.
S 2483 A bill to authorize certain programs and activities in the Forest Service, the Department of the Interior, and the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
S 2484 A bill to rename the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development as the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
S 2485 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes.
S 2486 A bill to remove a provision from the Immigration and Nationality Act that prohibits individuals with HIV from being admissible to the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2487 A bill to increase community development investments by depository institutions, and for other purposes.
S 2488 A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes.
S 2489 A bill to enhance and provide to the Oglala Sioux Tribe and Angostura Irrigation Project certain benefits of the Pick-Sloan Missouri River basin program.
S 2490 A bill to prohibit authorized lenders of home equity conversion mortgages from requiring seniors to purchase an annuity with the proceeds of a reverse mortgage, and to provide other consumer protections to reverse mortgage borrowers.
S 2491 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize adjustments for inflation in payments of forfeited pay and allowances to members of the Armed Forces whose courtmartial sentences of confinement and forfeiture are later set aside.
S 2492 A bill to provide for improved oversight of and accountability for military housing privatization initiative projects.
S 2493 A bill to prohibit the limitation of certain air traffic in the New York and New Jersey region.
S 2494 A bill to provide for equitable compensation to the Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation for the use of tribal land for the production of hydropower by the Grand Coulee Dam, and for other purposes.
S 2495 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, and the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure with respect to bail bond forfeitures.
S 2496 A bill to amend title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to enhance teaching standards and provide for license portability.
S 2497 A bill to ensure that families of members of the National Guard and Reserve have full access to mental health care during the mobilization, deployment, and demobilization of such members, and for other purposes.
S 2498 A bill to authorize the minting of a coin to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the founding of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to occur in 2010.
S 2499 A bill to amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend provisions under the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP programs, and for other purposes.
S 2500 A bill to provide fair compensation to artists for use of their sound recordings.
S 2501 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to protect Social Security cost-of-living adjustments (COLA).
S 2502 A bill to provide for the establishment of a memorial within Kalaupapa National Historical Park located on the island of Molokai, in the State of Hawaii, to honor and perpetuate the memory of those individuals who were forcibly relocated to the Kalaupapa Peninsula from 1866 to 1969, and for other purposes.
S 2503 A bill to exclude from admission to the United States aliens who have directly and significantly contributed to the ability of Cuba to develop its petroleum resources, and for other purposes.
S 2504 A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to grant a Federal charter to the Military Officers Association of America, and for other purposes.
S 2505 A bill to allow employees of a commercial passenger airline carrier who receive payments in a bankruptcy proceeding to roll over such payments into an individual retirement plan, and for other purposes.
S 2506 A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to modify a provision relating to the Northeast Home Heating Oil Reserve Account.
S 2507 A bill to address the digital television transition in border states.
S 2508 A bill to provide for a study of options for protecting the open space characteristics of certain lands in and adjacent to the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests in Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 2509 A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to prevent the enforcement of certain national primary drinking water regulations unless sufficient funding is available or variance technology has been identified.
S 2510 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide revised standards for quality assurance in screening and evaluation of gynecologic cytology preparations, and for other purposes.
S 2511 A bill to amend the grant program for law enforcement armor vests to provide for a waiver of or reduction in the matching funds requirement in the case of fiscal hardship.
S 2512 A bill to establish the Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area in the State of Mississippi, and for other purposes.
S 2513 A bill to modify the boundary of the Minute Man National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
S 2514 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to ensure that increases in the Federal minimum wage keep pace with any pay adjustments for Members of Congress.
S 2515 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a comprehensive national system for skilled construction workers to assist first responders in disasters.
S 2516 A bill to assist members of the Armed Forces in obtaining United States citizenship, and for other purposes.
S 2517 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the proceeds of qualified mortgage bonds may be used to provide refinancing for subprime loans, to provide a temporary increase in the volume cap for qualified mortgage bonds, and for other purposes.
S 2518 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the individual income tax by providing an election for eligible individuals to only be subject to a simple, low-rate tax system on gross income with an individual tax credit, and for other purposes.
S 2519 A bill to prohibit the awarding of a contract or grant in excess of the simplified acquisition threshold unless the prospective contractor or grantee certifies in writing to the agency awarding the contract or grant that the contractor or grantee has no seriously delinquent tax debts, and for other purposes.
S 2520 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Indian tribal governments to transfer the credit for electricity produced from renewable resources.
S 2521 A bill to provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees.
S 2522 A bill to amend the Social Security Act to guarantee comprehensive health care coverage for all children born after 2008.
S 2523 A bill to establish the National Affordable Housing Trust Fund in the Treasury of the United States to provide for the construction, rehabilitation, and preservation of decent, safe, and affordable housing for low-income families.
S 2524 A bill to improve the enforcement of the Davis-Bacon Act.
S 2525 A bill to prevent health care facility-acquired infections.
S 2526 A bill to protect health care workers and first responders, including police, fire-fighters, emergency medical personnel, and other workers at risk of workplace exposure to infectious agents and drug resistant infections, such as MRSA and pandemic influenza.
S 2527 A bill to prohibit the obligation or expenditure of funds for the Osprey tiltrotor aircraft.
S 2528 A bill to authorize guarantees for bonds and notes issued for community or economic development purposes.
S 2529 A bill to improve disclosures for charitable giving, protect charities, inform consumers, and for other purposes.
S 2530 A bill entitled the "Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2007".
S 2531 A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to revise the antidumping duties and countervailing duties relating to the production of low-enriched uranium, and for other purposes.
S 2532 An original bill to amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to improve health care provided to Indians under the Medicare, Medicaid, and State Children's Health Insurance Programs, and for other purposes.
S 2533 A bill to enact a safe, fair, and responsible state secrets privilege Act.
S 2534 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2650 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street, Indianapolis, Indiana, as the "Julia M. Carson Post Office Building".
S 2535 A bill to revise the boundary of the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site, and for other purposes.
S 2536 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from collecting certain debts to the United States in the case of veterans who die as a result of a service-connected disability incurred or aggravated on active duty in a combat zone, and for other purposes.
S 2537 A bill to suspend temporarily the duty on cyclopentanone.
S 2538 A bill to suspend temporarily the duty on glyoxylic acid.
S 2539 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a special depreciation allowance for certain property placed in service during 2008 and 2009.
S 2540 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to provide expensing for certain property placed in service during 2008 and 2009.
S 2541 A bill to extend the provisions of the Protect America Act of 2007 for an additional 30 days.
S 2542 A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to provide for enhanced disclosure under an open end credit plan.
S 2543 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions.
S 2544 A bill to provide for a program of temporary extended unemployment compensation.
S 2545 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare Advantage benchmark adjustment for certain local areas with VA medical centers and for certain contiguous areas.
S 2546 A bill to reduce the risks to Colorado communities and water supplies from severe wildfires, especially in areas affected by insect infestations, to provide model legislation that may be applied to other States experiencing similar insect infestations or other forest-related problems, and for other purposes.
S 2547 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce taxes by providing an alternative determination of income tax liability for individuals, repealing the estate and gift taxes, reducing corporate income tax rates, reducing the maximum tax for individuals on capital gains and dividends to 10 percent, indexing the basis of assets for purposes of determining capital gain or loss, creating tax-free accounts for retirement savings, lifetime savings, and life skills, repealing the adjusted gross income threshold in the medical care deduction for individuals under age 65 who have no employer health coverage, and for other purposes.
S 2548 A bill to provide for the payment of interest on claims paid by the United States in connection with the correction of military records when a military corrections board sets aside a conviction by court-martial.
S 2549 A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish an Interagency Working Group on Environmental Justice to provide guidance to Federal agencies on the development of criteria for identifying disproportionately high and adverse human health or environmental effects on minority populations and low-income populations, and for other purposes.
S 2550 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from collecting certain debts owed to the United States by members of the Armed Forces and veterans who die as a result of an injury incurred or aggravated on active duty in a combat zone, and for other purposes.
S 2551 A bill to provide for the safe development of a repository at the Yucca Mountain site in the State of Nevada, and for other purposes.
S 2552 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a stimulus to small business by increasing expensing for small businesses in 2008, extending the length of the carryback period for net operating losses during 2007 and 2008, and extending the research and development credit.
S 2553 A bill to modify certain fees applicable under the Small Business Act for 2008, to make an emergency appropriation for certain small business programs, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide increased expensing for 2008, to provide a 5-year carryback for certain net operating losses, and for other purposes.
S 2554 A bill to restore, reaffirm, and reconcile legal rights and remedies under civil rights statutes.
S 2555 A bill to permit California and other States to effectively control greenhouse gas emissions from motor vehicles, and for other purposes.
S 2556 A bill to extend the provisions of the Protect America Act of 2007 for an additional 30 days.
S 2557 A bill to extend the Protect America Act of 2007 until July 1, 2009.
S 2558 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to modify a definition.
S 2559 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to increase the level of earnings under which no individual who is blind is determined to have demonstrated an ability to engage in substantial gainful activity for purposes of determining disability.
S 2560 A bill to create the income security conditions and family supports needed to ensure permanency for the Nation's unaccompanied youth, and for other purposes.
S 2561 A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a theme study to identify sites and resources to commemorate and interpret the Cold War.
S 2562 A bill to authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Kazakhstan.
S 2563 A bill to authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Azerbaijan.
S 2564 A bill to make certain reforms with respect to the Government Accountability Office, and for other purposes.
S 2565 A bill to establish an awards mechanism to honor exceptional acts of bravery in the line of duty by Federal, State, and Local law enforcement officers.
S 2566 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a Federal income tax credit for certain home purchases.
S 2567 A bill to provide Federal reimbursement to State and local governments for a limited sales, use, and retailers' occupation tax holiday.
S 2568 A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit preleasing, leasing, and related activities in the Chukchi and Beaufort Sea Planning Areas unless certain conditions are met.
S 2569 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Director of the National Cancer Institute to make grants for the discovery and validation of biomarkers for use in risk stratification for, and the early detection and screening of, ovarian cancer.
S 2570 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to authorize waivers by the Commissioner of Social Security of the 5-month waiting period for entitlement to benefits based on disability in cases in which the Commissioner determines that such waiting period would cause undue hardship to terminally ill beneficiaries.
S 2571 A bill to make technical corrections to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act.
S 2572 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for bonus depreciation or an additional minimum tax credit in lieu of such bonus depreciation.
S 2573 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require a program of mental health care and rehabilitation for veterans for service-related post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety disorder, or a related substance use disorder, and for other purposes.
S 2574 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the use of qualified mortgage revenue bonds for refinancing mortgages and to provide a temporary increase in the volume cap for such bonds.
S 2575 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to remove certain limitations on the transfer of entitlement to basic educational assistance under Montgomery GI Bill, and for other purposes.
S 2576 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for qualified expenditures paid or incurred to replace certain wood stoves.
S 2577 A bill to establish background check procedures for gun shows.
S 2578 A bill to temporarily delay application of proposed changes to Medicaid payment rules for case management and targeted case management services.
S 2579 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in recognition and celebration of the establishment of the United States Army in 1775, to honor the American soldier of both today and yesterday, in wartime and in peace, and to commemorate the traditions, history, and heritage of the United States Army and its role in American society, from the colonial period to today.
S 2580 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the participation in higher education of, and to increase opportunities in employment for, residents of rural areas.
S 2581 A bill to designate as wilderness additional National Forest System lands in the Monongahela National Forest in the State of West Virginia, and for other purposes.
S 2582 A bill for the relief of Sali Bregaj, Mjaftime Bregaj, and Nertila Bregaj-Swyer.
S 2583 A bill to amend the Improper Payments Information Act of 2002 (31 U.S.C. 3321 note) in order to prevent the loss of billions in taxpayer dollars.
S 2584 A bill to establish a program to evaluate HIV/AIDS programs in order to improve accountability, increase transparency, and ensure the delivery of evidence-based services.
S 2585 A bill to provide for the enhancement of the suicide prevention programs of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
S 2586 A bill to provide States with fiscal relief through a temporary increase in the Federal medical assistance percentage and direct payments to States.
S 2587 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for compensation to States incarcerating undocumented aliens charged with a felony or 2 or more misdemeanors.
S 2588 A bill to require that funds awarded to States and political subdivisions for the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program be distributed not later than 120 days after the last day of the annual application period..
S 2589 A bill to amend the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to include certain former nuclear weapons program workers in the Special Exposure Cohort under the energy employees occupational illness compensation program.
S 2590 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Director of the National Park Service, to designate the Dr. Norman E. Borlaug Birthplace and Childhood Home in Cresco, Iowa, as a National Historic Site and as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 2591 A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 17, United States Code, to provide an exemption from exclusive rights in copyright for certain nonprofit organizations to display live football games, and for other purposes.
S 2592 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for permanent tax incentives for economic growth.
S 2593 A bill to establish a program at the Forest Service and the Department of the Interior to carry out collaborative ecological restoration treatments for priority forest landscapes on public land, and for other purposes.
S 2594 A bill to amend title I of the Higher Education Act of 1965 regarding institution financial aid offer form requirements.
S 2595 A bill to create a national licensing system for residential mortgage loan originators, to develop minimum standards of conduct to be enforced by State regulators, and for other purposes.
S 2596 A bill to rescind funds appropriated by the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008, for the City of Berkeley, California, and any entities located in such city, and to provide that such funds shall be transferred to the Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps account of the Department of Defense for the purposes of recruiting.
S 2597 A bill to authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Moldova.
S 2598 A bill to increase the supply and lower the cost of petroleum by temporarily suspending the acquisition of petroleum for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
S 2599 A bill to provide enhanced education and employment opportunities for military spouses.
S 2600 A bill to provide for the designation of a single ZIP code for Windsor Heights, Iowa.
S 2601 A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to convey to King and Kittitas Counties Fire District No. 51 a certain parcel of real property for use as a site for a new Snoqualmie Pass fire and rescue station.
S 2602 A bill to amend the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008, to terminate the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to deduct amounts from certain States.
S 2603 A bill to amend title XI and XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide increased civil and criminal penalties for acts involving fraud and abuse under the Medicare program and to increase the amount of the surety bond required for suppliers of durable medical equipment.
S 2604 A bill to establish the Baltimore National Heritage Area in the State of Maryland, and for other purposes.
S 2605 A bill to require certain semiautomatic pistols manufactured, imported, or sold by Federal firearms licensees to be capable of microstamping ammunition.
S 2606 A bill to reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, and for other purposes.
S 2607 A bill to make a technical correction to section 3009 of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005.
S 2608 A bill to make improvements to the Small Business Act.
S 2609 A bill to establish a Global Service Fellowship Program, and for other purposes.
S 2610 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require the establishment of a searchable database containing the names and citations of members of the Armed Forces, members of the United States merchant marine, and civilians affiliated with the Armed Forces who have been awarded the medal of honor or any other medal authorized by Congress for the Armed Forces, the United States merchant marine, or affiliated civilians.
S 2611 A bill to make bills implementing trade agreements subject to a point of order unless certain conditions are met, and for other purposes.
S 2612 A bill to provide economic stimulus for small business concerns.
S 2613 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require the Secretary of the Treasury to transfer certain amounts to the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 2614 A bill to facilitate the development, demonstration, and implementation of technology for the use in removing carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases from the atmosphere.
S 2615 A bill to extend the Protect America Act of 2007 for 15 days.
S 2616 A bill to authorize certain programs and activities in the Forest Service, the Department of the Interior, and the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
S 2617 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to codify increases in the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans that were effective as of December 1, 2007, to provide for an increase in the rates of such compensation effective December 1, 2008, and for other purposes.
S 2618 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for research with respect to various forms of muscular dystrophy, including Becker, congenital, distal, Duchenne, Emery-Dreifuss Facioscapulohumeral, limb-girdle, myotonic, and oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophies.
S 2619 A bill to protect innocent Americans from violent crime in national parks.
S 2620 A bill to provide for a temporary increase of the Federal medical assistance percentage under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.
S 2621 A bill to amend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, to temporarily reduce the insurer deductibles for insurers sustaining insured losses from large terrorism events.
S 2622 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11001 Dunklin Road in St. Louis, Missouri, as the "William 'Bill' Clay Post Office".
S 2623 A bill to amend title 37, United States Code, to authorize travel and transportation allowances for mobilized members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces on leave for suspension of training or to meet minimal staffing requirements, and for other purposes.
S 2624 A bill to regulate political robocalls.
S 2625 A bill to ensure that deferred Department of Veterans Affairs disability benefits that are received in a lump sum amount or in prospective monthly amounts, be excluded from consideration as annual income when determining eligibility for low-income housing programs.
S 2626 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 160 East Washington Street in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, as the "Sergeant Michael M. Kashkoush Post Office Building".
S 2627 A bill to provide for a biennial budget process and a biennial appropriations process and to enhance oversight and the performance of the Federal Government.
S 2628 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat income earned by mutual funds from exchange-traded funds holding precious metal bullion as qualifying income.
S 2629 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide Medicaid coverage of drugs prescribed for certain research study child participants.
S 2630 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a Federal grant program to provide increased health care coverage to and access for uninsured and underinsured workers and families in the commercial fishing industry, and for other purposes.
S 2631 A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi in recognition of her courageous and unwavering commitment to peace, nonviolence, human rights, and democracy in Burma.
S 2632 A bill to ensure that the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act is applied retroactively.
S 2633A bill to provide for the safe redeployment of United States troops from Iraq.
S 2634 A bill to require a report setting forth the global strategy of the United States to combat and defeat al Qaeda and its affiliates.
S 2635 A bill to expand the boundaries of the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and the Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary.
S 2636 A bill to provide needed housing reform.
S 2637 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exclusion for gain from the sale of farmland to encourage the continued use of the property for farming, and for other purposes.
S 2638 A bill to change the date for regularly scheduled Federal elections and establish polling place hours.
S 2639 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for an assured adequate level of funding for veterans health care.
S 2640 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance and improve insurance, housing, labor and education, and other benefits for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 2641 A bill to amend title XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the transparency of information on skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities and to clarify and improve the targeting of the enforcement of requirements with respect to such facilities.
S 2642 A bill to establish a national renewable energy standard, to extend and create renewable energy tax incentives, and for other purposes.
S 2643 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate regulations to control hazardous air pollutant emissions from electric utility steam generating units.
S 2644 A bill to clarify and improve information for members and former members of the Armed Forces on upgrades of discharge, to prohibit personality disorder discharges in cases of post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury, and for other purposes.
S 2645 A bill to require the Commandant of the Coast Guard, in consultation with the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, to conduct an evaluation and review of certain vessel discharges.
S 2646 A bill for the relief of Thomas Stephen Long, Patricia Merryl Long, Stephanie Bianca Long, and Chelsea Ann Long.
S 2647 A bill to suspend temporarily the duty on fan assisted, plugin, scented oil dispensing, electrothermic appliances.
S 2648 A bill to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to improve programs carried out through youth opportunity grants, and for other purposes.
S 2649 A bill to allow an income tax exception to limitations on personal casualty losses for losses occurring in tornado disaster areas.
S 2650 A bill to provide for a 5-year carryback of certain net operating losses and to suspend the 90 percent alternative minimum tax limit on certain net operating losses.
S 2651 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to make technical corrections to the renewable fuel standard.
S 2652 A bill to authorize the Secretary of Defense to make a grant to the National World War II Museum Foundation for facilities and programs of America's National World War II Museum.
S 2653 A bill to further United States security by restoring and enhancing the competitiveness of the United States for international students, scholars, scientists, and exchange visitors and by facilitating business travel to the United States.
S 2654 A bill to provide for enhanced reimbursement of servicemembers and veterans for certain travel expenses.
S 2655 A bill to provide relief for veterans with a disability rated as total.
S 2656 A bill to prohibit the transport of hydrolysate from the Pueblo Chemical Depot, Colorado, to an off-site location.
S 2657 A bill to require the Secretary of Commerce to prescribe regulations to reduce the incidence of vessels colliding with North Atlantic right whales by limiting the speed of vessels, and for other purposes.
S 2658 A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to extend from 90 days to one year the period after release of a member from the Armed Forces from active duty during which the member is protected from mortgage foreclosure.
S 2659 A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to ensure that all trailers or mobile homes purchased by the Federal Emergency Management Agency meet the safety standards established by the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development for housing used in programs of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
S 2660 A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to ensure that the mission and functions of Regional Transmission Organizations and Independent System Operators include keeping energy costs as low as reasonably possible for consumers, and for other purposes.
S 2661 A bill to prohibit the collection of identifying information of individuals by false, fraudulent, or deceptive means through the Internet, a practice known as "phishing", to provide the Federal Trade Commission the necessary authority to enforce such prohibition, and for other purposes.
S 2662 A bill to respond to a medicare funding warning.
S 2663 A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the effectiveness of consumer product recall programs, and for other purposes.
S 2664 A bill to extend the provisions of the Protect America Act of 2007.
S 2665 A bill to extend the provisions of the Protect America Act of 2007 until July 1, 2009.
S 2666 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage investment in affordable housing, and for other purposes.
S 2667 A bill to direct the Attorney General to make an annual grant to the A Child Is Missing Alert and Recovery Center to assist law enforcement agencies in the rapid recovery of missing children, and for other purposes.
S 2668 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to remove cell phones from listed property under section 280F.
S 2669 A bill to provide for the implementation of a Green Chemistry Research and Development Program, and for other purposes.
S 2670 A bill to amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to ensure adequate funding for conservation and restoration of wildlife, and for other purposes.
S 2671 A bill to provide grants to promote financial literacy.
S 2672 A bill to provide incentives to physicians to practice in rural and medically underserved communities.
S 2673 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10799 West Alameda Avenue in Lakewood, Colorado, as the "Felix Sparks Post Office Building".
S 2674 A bill to amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve and enhance procedures for the retirement of members of the Armed Forces for disability and to improve and enhance authorities for the rating and compensation of service-connected disabilities in veterans, and for other purposes.
S 2675 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 West Greenway Street in Derby, Kansas, as the "Sergeant Jamie O. Maugans Post Office Building".
S 2676 A bill to make technical corrections to the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, and for other purposes.
S 2677 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to provide grants to institutions of higher education to establish programs for the provision of services and support to veterans who are students at such institutions, and for other purposes.
S 2678 A bill to clarify the law and ensure that children born to United States citizens while serving overseas in the military are eligible to become President.
S 2679 A bill to provide assistance for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw, Poland.
S 2680 A bill to amend the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 to require the Secretary of the Interior to take certain actions to address environmental problems associated with the Leadville Mine Drainage Tunnel in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 2681 A bill to require the issuance of medals to recognize the dedication and valor of Native American code talkers.
S 2682 A bill to direct United States funding to the United Nations Population Fund for certain purposes.
S 2683 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to modify certain authorities relating to educational assistance benefits for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 2684 A bill to reform the housing choice voucher program under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937.
S 2685 A bill to prohibit cigarette manufacturers from making claims or representations based on data derived from the cigarette testing method established by the Federal Trade Commission.
S 2686 A bill to ensure that all users of the transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, and transit users as well as children, older individuals, and individuals with disabilities, are able to travel safely and conveniently on streets and highways.
S 2687 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to enhance beneficiary protections under parts C and D of the Medicare program.
S 2688 A bill to improve the protections afforded under Federal law to consumers from contaminated seafood by directing the Secretary of Commerce to establish a program, in coordination with other appropriate Federal agencies, to strengthen activities for ensuring that seafood sold or offered for sale to the public in or affecting interstate commerce is fit for human consumption.
S 2689 A bill to amend section 411h of title 37, United States Code, to provide travel and transportation allowances for family members of members of the uniformed services with serious inpatient psychiatric conditions.
S 2690 A bill to authorize the placement in Arlington National Cemetery of an American Braille tactile flag in Arlington National Cemetery honoring blind members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and other Americans.
S 2691 A bill to amend the Federal Crop Insurance Reform and Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1994 to provide enhanced agricultural input into Federal rulemakings, and for other purposes.
S 2692 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Department of the Air Force for fiscal year 2009 $4,600,000 for the construction of an Aerospace Ground Equipment Facility at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 2693 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Department of the Air Force for fiscal year 2009 $3,150,000 for additions and alterations to a Flight Simulator Facility at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 2694 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Defense Logistics Agency for fiscal year 2009 $14,400,000 to replace fuel storage tanks at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 2695 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Department of the Air Force for fiscal year 2009 $1,050,000 for additions and alterations to Aircraft Maintenance Units at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 2696 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Department of the Air Force for fiscal year 2009 $14,500,000 for the alteration of a hangar at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, for the construction of a Low Observable Composite Repair Facility.
S 2697 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Special Operations Command for fiscal year 2009 $18,100,000 for the construction of a Special Operations Force Maintenance Hangar at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 2698 A bill to authorize to be appropriated to the Department of the Air Force for fiscal year 2009 $2,150,000 for additions and alterations to a Jet Engine Maintenance Shop at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.
S 2699 A bill to require new vessels for carrying oil fuel to have double hulls, and for other purposes.
S 2700 A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to double liability limits for single-hull tankers and tank barges for 2009, and for other purposes.
S 2701 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a national cemetery in the eastern Nebraska region to serve veterans in the eastern Nebraska and western Iowa regions.
S 2702 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to, and increase utilization of, bone mass measurement benefits under the Medicare part B Program.
S 2703 A bill to reduce the reporting and certification burdens for certain financial institutions of sections 302 and 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
S 2704 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of services of qualified respiratory therapists performed under the general supervision of a physician.
S 2705 A bill to authorize programs to increase the number of nurses within the Armed Forces through assistance for service as nurse faculty or education as nurses, and for other purposes.
S 2706 A bill to impose a limitation on lifetime aggregate limits imposed by health plans.
S 2707 A bill to amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to provide for the continuing authorization of the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network.
S 2708 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to attract and retain trained health care professionals and direct care workers dedicated to providing quality care to the growing population of older Americans.
S 2709 A bill to increase the criminal penalties for illegally reentering the United States and for other purposes.
S 2710 A bill to authorize the Department of Homeland Security to use an employer's failure to timely resolve discrepancies with the Social Security Administration after receiving a "no match" notice as evidence that the employer violated section 274A of the Immigration and Nationality Act.
S 2711 A bill to improve the enforcement of laws prohibiting the employment of unauthorized aliens and for other purposes.
S 2712 A bill to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to complete at least 700 miles of reinforced fencing along the Southwest border by December 31, 2010, and for other purposes.
S 2713 A bill to prohibit appropriated funds from being used in contravention of section 642(a) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996.
S 2714 A bill to close the loophole that allowed the 9/11 hijackers to obtain credit cards from United States banks that financed their terrorists activities, to ensure that illegal immigrants cannot obtain credit cards to evade United States immigration laws, and for other purposes.
S 2715 A bill to amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the national language of the Government of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2716 A bill to authorize the National Guard to provide support for the border control activities of the United States Customs and Border Protection of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
S 2717 A bill to provide for enhanced Federal enforcement of, and State and local assistance in the enforcement of, the immigration laws of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2718 A bill to withhold 10 percent of the Federal funding apportioned for highway construction and maintenance from States that issue driver's licenses to individuals without verifying the legal status of such individuals.
S 2719 A bill to provide that Executive Order 13166 shall have no force or effect, and to prohibit the use of funds for certain purposes.
S 2720 A bill to withhold Federal financial assistance from each country that denies or unreasonably delays the acceptance of nationals of such country who have been ordered removed from the United States and to prohibit the issuance of visas to nationals of such country.
S 2721 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to prescribe the binding oath or affirmation of renunciation and allegiance required to be naturalized as a citizen of the United States, to encourage and support the efforts of prospective citizens of the United States to become citizens, and for other purposes.
S 2722 A bill to prohibit aliens who are repeat drunk drivers from obtaining legal status or immigration benefits.
S 2723 A bill to expand the dental workforce and improve dental access, prevention, and data reporting, and for other purposes.
S 2724 A bill to amend the National Manufactured Housing Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974 to require that weather radios be installed in all manufactured homes manufactured or sold in the United States.
S 2725 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6892 Main Street in Gloucester, Virginia, as the "Congresswoman Jo Ann S. Davis Post Office".
S 2726 A bill to amend the Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to help offset the costs of intrastate transportation, storage, and distribution of bonus commodities provided to States and food assistance agencies under the emergency food assistance program.
S 2727 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a temporary moratorium on enforcement of the cap amount on payments for hospice care under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
S 2728 A bill to establish the Twenty-First Century Water Commission to study and develop recommendations for a comprehensive water strategy to address future water needs.
S 2729 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify Medicare physician reimbursement policies to ensure a future physician workforce, and for other purposes.
S 2730 A bill to facilitate the participation of private capital and skills in the strategic, economic, and environmental development of a diverse portfolio of clean energy and energy efficiency technologies within the United States, to facilitate the commercialization and market penetration of the technologies, and for other purposes.
S 2731 A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes.
S 2732 A bill to expand the definition of independent student under the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include active members of the National Guard or Reserve forces of the United States and to prevent payments of educational assistance for veterans and members of the Selected Reserve from being offset in the calculation of financial aid under such Act.
S 2733 A bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965.
S 2734 A bill to aid families and neighborhoods facing home foreclosure and address the subprime mortgage crisis.
S 2735 A bill to establish the Council on Healthy Housing, and for other purposes.
S 2736 A bill to amend section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959 to improve the program under such section for supportive housing for the elderly, and for other purposes.
S 2737 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to grant jurisdiction to the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims to review compliance of the schedule of ratings for disabilities under section 1151 of that title with statutory requirements applicable to entitlement to disability compensation under chapter 11 of that title, and for other purposes.
S 2738 A bill to identify and remove criminal aliens incarcerated in correctional facilities in the United States and for other purposes.
S 2739Consolidated Natural Resources Act of 2008
S 2740 A bill to modify the project area for the project for navigation, Atchafalaya River, Bayous Chene, Bouef, and Black, Louisiana.
S 2741 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for disability savings accounts, and for other purposes.
S 2742 A bill to reduce the incidence, progression, and impact of diabetes and its complications and establish the position of National Diabetes Coordinator.
S 2743 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the establishment of financial security accounts for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes.
S 2744 A bill to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to increase the Nation's competitiveness and enhance the workforce investment systems by authorizing the implementation of Workforce Innovation in Regional Economic Development plans, the integration of appropriate programs and resources as part of such plans, and the provision of supplementary grant assistance and additional related activities, and for other purposes.
S 2745 A bill to extend agricultural programs beyond March 15, 2008, to suspend permanent price support authorities beyond that date, and for other purposes.
S 2746 A bill to amend section 552(b)(3) of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act) to provide that statutory exemptions to the disclosure requirements of that Act shall specifically cite to the provision of that Act authorizing such exemptions, to ensure an open and deliberative process in Congress by providing for related legislative proposals to explicitly state such required citations, and for other purposes.
S 2747 A bill to grant a Federal charter to the National American Indian Veterans, Incorporated.
S 2748 A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to publish physical activity guidelines for the general public, and for other purposes.
S 2749 A bill to ensure that the highest priority for HIV/AIDS-related funding is saving lives most immediately and urgently threatened by HIV-AIDS, including babies at risk of being infected at birth.
S 2750 A bill to modify the requirements applicable to locatable minerals on public domain lands, consistent with the principles of self-initiation of mining claims, and for other purposes.
S 2751 A bill to facilitate foreign investment by permanently reauthorizing the EB-5 regional center program, and for other purposes.
S 2752 A bill to authorize the President to award grants to improve the capacity of nongovernmental organizations and individuals in foreign countries to provide appropriate mental disability and mental trauma care training, and for other purposes.
S 2753 A bill to protect consumers, and especially young consumers, from skyrocketing credit card debt, unfair credit card practices, and deceptive credit offers.
S 2754 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of refined coal.
S 2755 A bill to provide funding for summer youth jobs.
S 2756 A bill to amend the National Child Protection Act of 1993 to establish a permanent background check system.
S 2757 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain benefits applicable to the Gulf Opportunity Zone, and for other purposes.
S 2758 A bill to authorize the exploration, leasing, development, production, and economically feasible and prudent transportation of oil and gas in and from the Coastal Plain in Alaska.
S 2759 A bill to provide for Kindergarten Plus programs.
S 2760 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the national defense through empowerment of the National Guard, enhancement of the functions of the National Guard Bureau, and improvement of Federal-State military coordination in domestic emergency response, and for other purposes.
S 2761 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a temporary windfall profit tax on crude oil and transfer the proceeds of the tax to the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
S 2762 A bill to prioritize the provision of assistance to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria to in-need countries.
S 2763 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a higher education opportunity credit in place of existing education tax incentives.
S 2764 A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to enhance protections for servicemembers relating to mortgages and mortgage foreclosures, and for other purposes.
S 2765 A bill to strengthen and permanently preserve social security.
S 2766 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to address certain discharges incidental to the normal operation of a recreational vessel.
S 2767 A bill to provide for judicial discretion regarding suspensions of student eligibility under section 484(r) of the Higher Education Act of 1965.
S 2768 A bill to provide a temporary increase in the maximum loan guaranty amount for certain housing loans guaranteed by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
S 2769 A bill to authorize appropriate use of information in the Firearms Trace Database, and for other purposes.
S 2770 A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to strengthen the food safety inspection system by imposing stricter penalties for the slaughter of nonambulatory livestock.
S 2771 A bill to require the president to call a White House Conference on Children and Youth in 2010.
S 2772 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the investigation of suicides committed by members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 2773 A bill to amend title IV of the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of pediatric research consortia.
S 2774 A bill to provide for the appointment of additional Federal circuit and district judges, and for other purposes.
S 2775 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Social Security Act to treat certain domestically controlled foreign persons performing services under contract with the United States Government as American employers for purposes of certain employment taxes and benefits.
S 2776 A bill to provide duty-free treatment for certain goods from designated Reconstruction Opportunity Zones in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and for other purposes.
S 2777 A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Dr. Oscar Elias Biscet, in recognition of his courageous and unwavering commitment to democracy, human rights, and peaceful change in Cuba.
S 2778 A bill to amend title 37, United States Code, to expand certain bonus and special pay authorities for members of the Armed Forces in order to enhance the recruitment and retention of psychologists, social workers, mental health nurses, and other mental health professionals in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 2779 A bill to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to clarify that uncertified States and Indian tribes have the authority to use certain payments for certain noncoal reclamation projects.
S 2780 A bill to require an electronic database of information on the incidence of suicide among members of the Armed Forces.
S 2781 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the per resident payment floor for direct graduate medical education payments under the Medicare program.
S 2782 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a temporary windfall profit on crude oil and transfer the proceeds of the tax to the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
S 2783 A bill to allow for additional flights beyond the perimeter restriction applicable to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
S 2784 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to extend the food labeling requirements of the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990 to enable customers to make informed choices about the nutritional content of standard menu items in large chain restaurants.
S 2785 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Security Act to preserve access to physicians' services under the Medicare program.
S 2786 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to health care under the Medicare program for beneficiaries residing in rural areas.
S 2787 A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal year 2009, and for other purposes.
S 2788 A bill to impose admitting privilege requirements with respect to physicians who perform abortions.
S 2789 A bill to amend the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Hurricane Recovery, 2006 to authorize the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide additional assistance to State and local governments for utility costs resulting from the provision of temporary housing units to evacuees from Hurricane Katrina and other hurricanes.
S 2790 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of comprehensive cancer care planning under the Medicare program and to improve the care furnished to individuals diagnosed with cancer by establishing a Medicare hospice care demonstration program and grants programs for cancer palliative care and symptom management programs, provider education, and related research.
S 2791 A bill to address the foreclosure crisis and to revitalize neighborhoods, and for other purposes.
S 2792 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the deduction for the travel expenses of a taxpayer's spouse who accompanies the taxpayer on business travel.
S 2793 A bill to direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe a rule prohibiting deceptive advertising of abortion services, and for other purposes.
S 2794 A bill to protect older Americans from misleading and fraudulent marketing practices, with the goal of increasing retirement security.
S 2795 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a nationwide health insurance purchasing pool for small businesses and the self employed that would offer a choice of private health plans and make health coverage more affordable, predictable, and accessible.
S 2796 A bill to require a pilot program on the use of community-based organizations to ensure that veterans receive the care and benefits they need, and for other purposes.
S 2797 A bill to authorize major medical facility projects and major medical facility leases for the Department of Veterans Affairs for fiscal year 2009, and for other purposes.
S 2798 A bill to establish a health and education grant program related to autism spectrum disorders, and for other purposes.
S 2799 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand and improve health care services available to women veterans, especially those serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom, from the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 2800 A bill to increase the incentives for employers to hire qualified ex-felons by enhancing the effectiveness of the work opportunity tax credit, to reduce the backlog of applications pending certification under the work opportunity tax credit program, to enhance the effectiveness of the Federal bonding program, to enhance the effectiveness of the Federal bonding program, and to authorize a pilot program for employment-focused re-entry projects.
S 2801 A bill to help families avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes by encouraging reasonable and responsible modifications for unworkable and impractical mortgage loans, and to help preserve the rights of investors by reaffirming the basic obligations of their investment agents to achieve the most beneficial outcomes for their clients and for other purposes.
S 2802 A bill to establish a commission to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War.
S 2803 A bill to amend the Act entitled "An Act authorizing associations of producers of aquatic products" to include persons engaged in the fishery industry as charter boats or recreational fishermen, and for other purposes.
S 2804 A bill to adjust the boundary of the Everglades National Park, and for other purposes.
S 2805 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Commissioner of Reclamation, to assess the irrigation infrastructure of the Rio Grande Pueblos in the State of New Mexico and provide grants to, and enter into cooperative agreements with, the Rio Grande Pueblos to repair, rehabilitate, or reconstruct existing infrastructure, and for other purposes.
S 2806 A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to reconsider the decision of the Administrator to deny the request of the State of California to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from new motor vehicles, and to complete further proceedings in accordance with the decision of the Supreme Court in Massachusetts v. Environmental Protection Agency.
S 2807 A bill to protect the liberty and property of all Americans.
S 2808 A bill to require that citizens within a National Heritage Area are informed of the designation and that government officials must receive permission to enter private property.
S 2809 A bill to ensure that there are no adverse effects of a National Heritage Area designation to local communities and home owners.
S 2810 A bill to require an annual report detailing the amount of property the Federal government owns and the cost of government land ownership to taxpayers.
S 2811 A bill to require citizens' approval of Federal government land grabs.
S 2812 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the provision of telehealth services under the Medicare program.
S 2813 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to take action with respect to currency manipulation by the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes.
S 2814 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide financial assistance to the Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority for the planning, design, and construction of the Eastern New Mexico Rural Water System, and for other purposes.
S 2815 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to increase unsubsidized Stafford loan limits for undergraduate students, provide for a secondary market for FFEL loans, allow for the in-school deferment of PLUS loans, augment the maximum Federal Pell Grant for the lowest income students, and expand the number of students eligible to obtain loans under the lender-of-last-resort program, and for other purposes.
S 2816 A bill to provide for the appointment of the Chief Human Capital Officer of the Department of Homeland Security by the Secretary of Homeland Security.
S 2817 A bill to establish the National Park Centennial Fund, and for other purposes.
S 2818 A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide for enhanced health insurance marketplace pooling and relating market rating.
S 2819 A bill to preserve access to Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program during an economic downturn, and for other purposes.
S 2820 A bill to amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act to extend and expand the number of States qualifying for supplemental grants under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program.
S 2821 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the limited continuation of clean energy production incentives and incentives to improve energy efficiency in order to prevent a downturn in these sectors that would result from a lapse in the tax law.
S 2822 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to repeal a section of that Act relating to exportation or importation of natural gas.
S 2823 A bill to empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes.
S 2824 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the collective bargaining rights and procedures for review of adverse actions of certain employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 2825 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide a minimum disability rating for veterans receiving medical treatment for a service-connected disability.
S 2826 A bill to establish the 8/29 Investigation Team to examine the events beginning on August 29, 2005, with respect to the failure of the flood protection system in response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and for other purposes.
S 2827 A bill to repeal a requirement with respect to the procurement and acquisition of alternative fuels.
S 2828 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue coins commemorating the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Glacier National Park, and for other purposes.
S 2829 A bill to make technical corrections to section 1244 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, which provides special immigrant status for certain Iraqis, and for other purposes.
S 2830 A bill to implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement.
S 2831 A bill to reauthorize the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes.
S 2832 A bill to authorize the International Boundary and Water Commission to reimburse State and local governments for expenses incurred by such governments in designing, constructing, and rehabilitating the Lower Rio Grande Valley Flood Control Project.
S 2833 A bill to provide for the management of certain public land in Owyhee County, Idaho, and for other purposes.
S 2834 A bill to establish wilderness areas, promote conservation, and improve public land in Washington County, Utah, and for other purposes.
S 2835 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the purchase of health insurance with pre-tax dollars, and for other purposes.
S 2836 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to include service after September 11, 2001, as service qualifying for the determination of a reduced eligibility age for receipt of non-regular service retired pay.
S 2837 A bill to designate the United States courthouse located at 225 Cadman Plaza East, Brooklyn, New York, as the "Theodore Roosevelt United States Courthouse".
S 2838 A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration.
S 2839 A bill to provide emergency relief for United States businesses and industries currently employing temporary foreign workers and for other purposes.
S 2840 A bill to establish a liaison with the Federal Bureau of Investigation in United States Citizenship and Immigration Services to expedite naturalization applications filed by members of the Armed Forces and to establish a deadline for processing such applications.
S 2841 A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and title 46, United States Code, to establish a marine emergency protocol and requirements for double-hulling of vessel fuel tanks.
S 2842 A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to carry out annual inspections of canals, levees, tunnels, dikes, pumping plants, dams, and reservoirs under the jurisdiction of the Secretary, and for other purposes.
S 2843 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a continuous levy on payments to Medicaid providers and suppliers.
S 2844 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to modify provisions relating to beach monitoring, and for other purposes.
S 2845 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require asset verification through access to information held by financial institutions, to reduce fraud and abuse in State Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.
S 2846 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a $1,000 refundable credit for individuals who are bona fide volunteer members of volunteer firefighting and emergency medical service organizations.
S 2847 A bill to amend the Federal Home Loan Bank Act to allow Federal home loan banks to invest surplus funds in student loan securities and make advances for student loan financing, and for other purposes.
S 2848 A bill to provide for health care benefits for certain nuclear facility workers.
S 2849 A bill to temporarily delay application of proposed changes to the Departmental Appeals Board within the Department of Health and Human Services.
S 2850 A bill to prohibit the use of funds to promote the direct deposit of Social Security benefits until adequate safeguards are established to prevent the attachment and garnishment of such benefits.
S 2851 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the penalty on the understatement of taxpayer's liability by tax return preparers.
S 2852 A bill to provide increased accessibility to information on Federal spending, and for other purposes.
S 2853 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove the cap on disproportionate share adjustment percentages for certain rural hospitals.
S 2854 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to clarify the effective date of active duty members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces receiving an alert order anticipating a call or order to active duty in support of a contingency operation for purposes of entitlement to medical and dental care as members of the Armed Forces on active duty.
S 2855 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to adjust the dollar amounts used to calculate the credit for the elderly and the permanently disabled for inflation since 1985.
S 2856 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide taxpayers a flat tax alternative to the current income tax system.
S 2857 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the distribution of a share of certain mineral revenues, and for other purposes.
S 2858 A bill to establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy issues associated with recruitment, retention, research, and reinvestment in the profession of social work, and for other purposes.
S 2859 A bill to amend the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 to clarify limits on disclosure of student health records, and for other purposes.
S 2860 A bill to diminish predatory lending by enhancing appraisal quality and standards, to improve appraisal oversight, to ensure mortgage appraiser independence, to provide for enhanced remedies and enforcement, and for other purposes.
S 2861 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the imposition of a separate fee for electronic filing of returns and statements for individuals, and for other purposes.
S 2862 A bill to provide for National Science Foundation and National Aeronautics and Space Administration utilization of the Arecibo Observatory.
S 2863 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a Federal income tax credit for certain stem cell research expenditures.
S 2864 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to include improvement in quality of life in the objectives of training and rehabilitation for veterans with service-connected disabilities, and for other purposes.
S 2865 A bill to permit qualified withdrawals from a capital construction fund account under chapter 535 of title 46, United States Code, for gear or equipment required for fishery conservation or safety of life at sea without regard to the minimum cost requirement established by regulation.
S 2866 A bill to require greater disclosure of senior corporate officer compensation, to empower shareholders and investors to protect themselves from fraud, to limit conflicts of interest in determining senior corporate officer compensation, to ensure integrity in Federal contracting, to close corporate tax loopholes utilized to subsidize senior corporate officer compensation, and for other purposes.
S 2867 A bill to authorize additional resources to identify and eliminate illicit sources of firearms smuggled into Mexico for use by violent drug trafficking organizations, and for other purposes.
S 2868 A bill to amend title II of the Immigration and Nationality Act to replace the diversity visa lottery program with a program that issues visas to aliens with an advanced degree.
S 2869 A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to clarify the scope of the child pornography laws and for other purposes.
S 2870 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out quality assurance activities with respect to the administration of disability compensation, and for other purposes.
S 2871 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to recodify as part of that title chapter 1607 of title 10, United States Code, to enhance the program of educational assistance under that chapter, and for other purposes.
S 2872 A bill to amend titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of disability rates and certified as total by reason of unemployability by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs as disability for purposes of such titles, and for other purposes.
S 2873 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to establish a Corps of Engineers Board of Appeals for permits for certain water storage projects, and for other purposes.
S 2874 A bill to amend titles 5, 10, 37, and 38, United States Code, to ensure the fair treatment of a member of the Armed Forces who is discharged from the Armed Forces, at the request of the member, pursuant to the Department of Defense policy permitting the early discharge of a member who is the only surviving child in a family in which the father or mother, or one or more siblings, served in the Armed Forces and, because of hazards incident to such service, was killed, died as a result of wounds, accident, or disease, is in a captured or missing in action status, or is permanently disabled, and for other purposes.
S 2875 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide grants to designated States and tribes to carry out programs to reduce the risk of livestock loss due to predation by gray wolves and other predator species or to compensate landowners for livestock loss due to predation.
S 2876 A bill to provide for the conveyance of approximately 140 acres of land in the Ouachita National Forest in Oklahoma to the Indian Nations Council, Inc., of the Boy Scouts of America, and for other purposes.
S 2877 A bill to improve and enhance research and programs on cancer survivorship, and for other purposes.
S 2878 A bill to amend the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959 to provide for specified civil penalties for violations of that Act, and for other purposes.
S 2879 A bill to provide for orderly and balanced development of energy resources within the Roan Plateau Planning Area of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 2880 A bill to provide that funds made available for reconstruction assistance for Iraq may be made available only to the extent that the Government of Iraq matches such assistance on a dollar-for-dollar basis, and for other purposes.
S 2881 A bill to establish national standards for discharges from cruise vessels into the waters of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2882 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the presentation of a flag of the United States to the children of members of the Armed Forces who die in service.
S 2883 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of the establishment of Mother's Day.
S 2884 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to improve America's research competitiveness, and for other purposes.
S 2885 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the availability of industrial development bonds to facilities manufacturing intangible property.
S 2886 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions.
S 2887 A bill to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a survey to determine the level of compliance with national consensus standards and any barriers to achieving compliance with such standards, and for other purposes.
S 2888 A bill to protect the property and security of homeowners who are subject to foreclosure proceedings, and for other purposes.
S 2889 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve veterans' health care benefits, and for other purposes.
S 2890 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a highway fuel tax holiday.
S 2891 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to apply the protections of the Act to teaching and research assistants.
S 2892 A bill to promote the prosecution and enforcement of frauds against the United States by suspending the statute of limitations during times when Congress has authorized the use of military force.
S 2893 A bill to designate the Ludlow Massacre National Historic Landmark in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
S 2894 An original bill to establish requirements for private lenders to protect student borrowers receiving private educational loans, and for other purposes.
S 2895 A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to maintain eligibility, for Federal PLUS loans, of borrowers who are 90 or more days delinquent on mortgage loan payments, or for whom foreclosure proceedings have been initiated, with respect to their primary residence.
S 2896 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a temporary reduction in the tax imposed on diesel fuel.
S 2897 A bill for the relief of Ross E. Lay of Haiku, Hawaii.
S 2898 A bill to provide for the release of certain land from the Sunrise Mountain Instant Study Area in the State of Nevada.
S 2899 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study on suicides among veterans.
S 2900 A bill to provide States with the incentives, flexibility and resources to develop child welfare services that focus on improving circumstances for children, whether in foster care or in their own homes.
S 2901 A bill to encourage residential mortgage loan modifications and workout plans, and for other purposes.
S 2902 A bill to ensure the independent operation of the Office of Advocacy of the Small Business Administration, ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes.
S 2903 A bill to amend Public Law 110-196 to provide for a temporary extension of programs authorized by the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 beyond April 25, 2008.
S 2904 A bill to improve Federal agency awards and oversight of contracts and assistance and to strengthen accountability of the Government-wide suspension and debarment system.
S 2905 A bill to require disclosure by Federal contractors of certain violations relating to the award or performance of Federal contracts.
S 2906 A bill to require a report on invasive agricultural pests and diseases and sanitary and phytosanitary barriers to trade before initiating negotiations to enter into a free trade agreement, and for other purposes.
S 2907 A bill to establish uniform administrative and enforcement procedures and penalties for the enforcement of the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act and similar statutes, and for other purposes.
S 2908 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to prohibit the display of Social Security account numbers on Medicare cards.
S 2909 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to provide for the study of the Western States Trail.
S 2910 A bill to require brokers to disclose and pay independent truckers for any fuel surcharges received from shippers that relate to fuel costs paid for by the truckers.
S 2911 A bill to improve vaccination rates among children.
S 2912 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain interstate conduct relating to exotic animals.
S 2913 A bill to provide a limitation on judicial remedies in copyright infringement cases involving orphan works.
S 2914 A bill to ensure the safety of seafood and seafood products being imported into the United States.
S 2915 A bill to require the Commissioner of Social Security to issue uniform standards for the method for truncation of social security account numbers in order to protect such numbers from being used in the perpetration of fraud or identity theft and to provide for a prohibition on the display to the general public on the Internet of social security account numbers by State and local governments, and for other purposes.
S 2916 A bill to ensure greater transparency in the Federal contracting process, and to help prevent contractors that violate criminal laws from obtaining Federal contracts.
S 2917 A bill to strengthen sanctions against the Government of Syria, to enhance multilateral commitment to address the Government of Syria's threatening policies, to establish a program to support a transition to a democratically-elected government in Syria, and for other purposes.
S 2918 A bill to restore, reaffirm, and reconcile legal rights and remedies under civil rights statutes.
S 2919 A bill to promote the accurate transmission of network traffic identification information.
S 2920 A bill to reauthorize and improve the financing and entrepreneurial development programs of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
S 2921 A bill to require pilot programs on training and certification for family caregiver personal care attendants for veterans and members of the Armed Forces with traumatic brain injury, to require a pilot program on provision of respite care to such veterans and members, and for other purposes.
S 2922 A bill to repeal certain oil and gas incentives established in the Energy Policy Act of 2005, and for other purposes.
S 2923 A bill to provide for a three-year extension of the Senior Oversight Committee on wounded warrior matters, and for other purposes.
S 2924 A bill to authorize the production of Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle ultra-high relief bullion coins in palladium to provide affordable opportunities for investments in precious metals, and for other purposes.
S 2925 A bill to provide for research into the development of energy-efficient technologies and renewable energy technologies and to foster the introduction of energy-efficient technologies and renewable energy technologies into the marketplace, with the goal of reducing United States oil imports.
S 2926 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to modify and update provisions of law relating to nonprofit research and education corporations, and for other purposes.
S 2927 A bill to increase the supply and lower the cost of petroleum by temporarily suspending the acquisition of petroleum for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve and to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to include additional acquisition requirements for the Reserve.
S 2928 A bill to ban bisphenol A in children's products.
S 2929 A bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965.
S 2930 A bill to amend title 37, United States Code, to extend to members with dependents the second basic allowance for housing for members of the National Guard and Reserve and retired members without dependents who are mobilized in support of a contingency operation, and for other purposes.
S 2931 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt complex rehabilitation products and assistive technology products from the Medicare competitive acquisition program.
S 2932 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the poison center national toll-free number, national media campaign, and grant program to provide assistance for poison prevention, sustain the funding of poison centers, and enhance the public health of people of the United States.
S 2933 A bill to improve the employability of older Americans.
S 2934 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide a plot allowance for spouses and children of certain veterans who are buried in State cemeteries.
S 2935 A bill to prevent the destruction of terrorist and criminal national instant criminal background check system records.
S 2936 A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, to limit income eligibility expansions under that program until the lowest income eligible individuals are enrolled, and for other purposes.
S 2937 A bill to provide permanent treatment authority for participants in Department of Defense chemical and biological testing conducted by Deseret Test Center and an expanded study of the health impact of Project Shipboard Hazard and Defense, and for other purposes.
S 2938 A bill to amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve educational assistance for members of the Armed Forces and veterans in order to enhance recruitment and retention for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
S 2939 A bill to expand and improve mental health care and reintegration programs for members of the National Guard and Reserve, and for other purposes.
S 2940 A bill to promote green energy production, and for other purposes.
S 2941 A bill to improve airport runway safety, and for other purposes.
S 2942 A bill to authorize funding for the National Advocacy Center.
S 2943 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail.
S 2944 A bill to amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to examine and improve the child welfare workforce, and for other purposes.
S 2945 A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, to clarify that a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice occurs on the date on which the aggrieved person knew or should have known that the person was affected by the decision or practice, and for other purposes.
S 2946 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make a stillborn child an insurable dependent for purposes for the Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance program, and for other purposes.
S 2947 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to encourage owners and operators of privately held farm, ranch, and forest land to voluntarily make their land available for access by the public for maple-tapping activities under programs administered by States and tribal governments.
S 2948 A bill to provide quality, affordable health insurance for small employers and individuals.
S 2949 A bill to establish the Mark O. Hatfield Scholarship and Excellence in Tribal Governance Foundation and for other purposes.
S 2950 A bill to increase housing, awareness, and navigation demonstration services (HANDS) for individuals with autism spectrum disorders.
S 2951 A bill to require reports on the progress of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in addressing causes for variances in compensation payments for veterans for service-connected disabilities.
S 2952 A bill to improve food safety through mandatory meat, meat product, poultry, and poultry product recall authority, to require the Secretary of Agriculture to improve communication about recalls with schools participating in the school lunch and breakfast programs, and for other purposes.
S 2953 A bill to provide for the development and inventory of certain outer Continental Shelf resources, to suspend petroleum acquisition for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, and for other purposes.
S 2954 A bill to amend Public Law 110-196 to provide for a temporary extension of programs authorized by the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 beyond May 2, 2008.
S 2955 A bill to authorize funds to the Local Initiatives Support Corporation to carry out its Community Safety Initiative.
S 2956 A bill to ensure that persons who form corporations in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations, in order to prevent wrongdoers from exploiting United States corporations for criminal gain, to assist law enforcement in detecting, preventing, and punishing terrorism, money laundering, and other misconduct involving United States corporations, and for other purposes.
S 2957 A bill to modernize credit union net worth standards, advance credit union efforts to promote economic growth, and modify credit union regularity standards and reduce burdens, and for other purposes.
S 2958 A bill to promote the energy security of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2959 A bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require States to provide for election day registration.
S 2960 A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002, to establish the Office for Bombing Prevention, to enhance the role of State and local bomb squads, public safety dive teams, explosive detection canine teams, and special weapons and tactics teams in national improvised explosive device prevention policy, to establish a grant program to provide for training, equipment, and staffing of State and local improvised explosive device prevention, and for other purposes.
S 2961 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance the refinancing of home loans by veterans.
S 2962 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the provision of items and services provided to Medicare beneficiaries residing in States with more cost-effective health care delivery systems.
S 2963 A bill to improve and enhance the mental health care benefits available to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, to enhance counseling and other benefits available to survivors of members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes.
S 2964 A bill to require the United States Trade Representative to pursue a complaint of anticompetitive practices against certain oil exporting countries.
S 2965 A bill to require a report on the inclusion of severe and acute Post Traumatic Stress Disorder among the conditions covered by traumatic injury protection coverage under Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance.
S 2966 A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to implement the First Sergeants Barracks Initiative (FSBI) throughout the Army in order to improve the quality of life and living environments for single soldiers.
S 2967 A bill to provide for certain Federal employee benefits to be continued for certain employees of the Senate Restaurants after operations of the Senate Restaurants are contracted to be performed by a private business concern, and for other purposes.
S 2968 A bill to provide emergency assistance for families receiving assistance under part A of title IV of the Social Security Act and low-income working families.
S 2969 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance the capacity of the Department of Veterans Affairs to recruit and retain nurses and other critical health-care professionals, and for other purposes.
S 2970 A bill to enhance the ability of drinking water utilities in the United States to develop and implement climate change adaptation programs and policies, and for other purposes.
S 2971 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a suspension of the highway fuel tax, and for other purposes.
S 2972 A bill to reauthorize and modernize the Federal Aviation Administration.
S 2973 A bill to promote the energy security of the United States, and for other purposes.
S 2974 A bill to provide for the construction of the Arkansas Valley Conduit in the State of Colorado.
S 2975 A bill to provide additional funds for affordable housing for low-income seniors, disabled persons, and others who lost their homes as a result of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
S 2976 A bill to require the United States Trade Representative to pursue a complaint of anticompetitive practices against certain oil exporting countries.
S 2977 A bill to create a Federal cause of action to determine whether defamation exists under United States law in cases in which defamation actions have been brought in foreign courts against United States persons on the basis of publications or speech in the United States.
S 2978 A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to make technical corrections to the definition of willful noncompliance with respect to violations involving the printing of an expiration date on certain credit and debit card receipts before the date of the enactment of this Act.
S 2979 A bill to exempt the African National Congress from treatment as a terrorist organization, and for other purposes.
S 2980 A bill to amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to improve access to high quality early learning and child care for low income children and working families, and for other purposes.
S 2981 A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide a one-year period of protection against mortgage foreclosures for certain disabled or severely injured servicemembers, and for other purposes.
S 2982 A bill to amend the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act to authorize appropriations, and for other purposes.
S 2983 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to prevent and cure diabetes and to promote and improve the care of individuals with diabetes for the reduction of health disparities within racial and ethnic minority groups, including the African-American, Hispanic American, Asian American and Pacific Islander, and American Indian and Alaskan Native communities.
S 2984 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand and enhance veterans' benefits, and for other purposes.
S 2985 A bill to amend the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users to correct a reference relating to a transit project in Orleans Parish, Louisiana.
S 2986 A bill to amend the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users to modify the project description for a project for the city of Lake Charles, Louisiana.
S 2987 A bill to amend the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century to modify the project description for a highway project for Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.
S 2988 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance public and private research efforts to develop new tools and therapies that prevent, detect, and cure diseases.
S 2989 A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to implement a National Neurotechnology Initiative, and for other purposes.
S 2990 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access of Medicare beneficiaries to intravenous immune globulins.
S 2991 A bill to provide energy price relief and hold oil companies and other entities accountable for their actions with regard to high energy prices, and for other purposes.
S 2992 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance housing loan authorities for veterans and to otherwise assist veterans and members of the Armed Forces in avoiding the foreclosure of their homes, and for other purposes.
S 2993 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to facilitate emergency medical services personnel training and certification curriculums for military veterans.
S 2994 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide for the remediation of sediment contamination in areas of concern.
S 2995 A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to enhance oil trading transparency.
S 2996 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
S 2997 A bill to reauthorize the Maritime Administration, and for other purposes.
S 2998 A bill to require accurate and reasonable disclosure of the terms and conditions of prepaid telephone calling cards and services, and for other purposes.
S 2999 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to provide coverage for individuals participating in approved cancer clinical trials.
S 3000 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to include Federally recognized tribal organizations in certain grant programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs for the several States and territories, and for other purposes.
S 3001 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
S 3002 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
S 3003 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for military construction, and for other purposes.
S 3004 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for defense activities of the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
S 3005 A bill to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish procedures for the timely and effective delivery of medical and mental health care to all immigration detainees in custody, and for other purposes.
S 3006 A bill to establish procedures for the expedited consideration by Congress of certain proposals by the President to rescind amounts of budget authority.
S 3007 A bill to hold the surviving Nazi war criminals accountable for the war crimes, genocide, and crimes against humanity they committed during World War II, by encouraging foreign governments to more efficiently prosecute and extradite wanted criminals.
S 3008 A bill to improve and enhance the mental health care benefits available to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, to enhance counseling and other benefits available to survivors of members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes.
S 3009 A bill to designate the Federal Bureau of Investigation building under construction in Omaha, Nebraska, as the "J. James Exon Federal Bureau of Investigation Building".
S 3010 A bill to reauthorize the Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program.
S 3011 A bill to amend the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site Act of 1991 to expand the boundaries of the historic site, and for other purposes.
S 3012 A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to extend the authorization of the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program through fiscal year 2012.
S 3013 A bill to provide for retirement equity for Federal employees in nonforeign areas outside the 48 contiguous States and the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
S 3014 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen penalties for child pornography offenses, child sex trafficking offenses, and other sexual offenses committed against children.
S 3015 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 18 S. G Street, Lakeview, Oregon, as the "Dr. Bernard Daly Post Office Building".
S 3016 A bill to direct the Attorney General to provide grants for Internet crime prevention education programs.
S 3017 A bill to designate the Beaver Basin Wilderness at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the State of Michigan.
S 3018 A bill to establish a Commission on Federal Criminal and Juvenile Justice Assistance Programs.
S 3019 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to promote oil shale and tar sands leasing, and for other purposes.
S 3020 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the postmarket surveillance of devices.
S 3021 A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, with respect to length and weight limitations for buses, trucks, and other large vehicles on Federal highways, and for other purposes.
S 3022 A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to prohibit the sale of dishwashing detergent in the United States if the detergent contains a high level of phosphorus.
S 3023 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and enhance compensation and pension, housing, labor and education, and insurance benefits for veterans, and for other purposes.
S 3024 A bill to authorize grants to the Eurasia Foundation, and for other purposes.
S 3025 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against tax for the purchase of a flexible fuel vehicle.
S 3026 A bill to provide for an additional temporary extension of programs under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, and for other purposes.
S 3027 A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a program to provide college coaches to low- and middle-income high-achieving high school students.
S 3028 A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to promote community service among United States youth by connecting secondary school seniors to community service opportunities.
S 3029 A bill to provide for an additional temporary extension of programs under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, and for other purposes.
S 3030 A bill to amend the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the conveyance to the United States of certain non-Federal land to be used by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for the construction of a veterans medical facility.
S 3031 A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to limit the use of ethanol to meet the renewable fuel standard, and for other purposes.
S 3032 A bill to increase the standard mileage rate for use of an automobile for business, medical, and moving deduction purposes for 2008 and permanently increase such rate for charitable deduction purposes under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and to temporarily increase the reimbursement rate for use of an automobile by Federal employees.
S 3033 A bill to protect investors by fostering transparency and accountability of attorneys in private securities litigation.
S 3034 A bill to protect the interests of bona fide tenants in the case of any foreclosure on any dwelling or residential real property, and for other purposes.
S 3035 A bill to temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965.
S 3036Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008
S 3037 A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to improve the educational awards provided for national service, and for other purposes.
S 3038 A bill to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to extend the adoption incentives program, to authorize States to establish a relative guardianship program, to promote the adoption of children with special needs, and for other purposes.
S 3039 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of the suitability and feasibility of establishing the Northern Neck National Heritage Area in Virginia, and for other purposes.
S 3040 A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to reduce the exposure of children, workers, and consumers to toxic chemical substances.
S 3041 A bill to establish the Foreign Intelligence and Information Commission to assess needs and provide recommendations to improve foreign intelligence and information collection, analysis, and reporting and for other purposes.
S 3042 A bill to establish a coordinated avalanche protection program, and for other purposes.
S 3043 A bill to improve Federal land management, resource conservation, environmental protection, and use of Federal real property, by requiring the Secretary of the Interior to develop a multipurpose cadastre of Federal and real property and identifying inaccurate, duplicate, and out-of-date Federal land inventories, and for other purposes.
S 3044 A bill to provide energy price relief and hold oil companies and other entities accountable for their actions with regard to high energy prices, and for other purposes.
S 3045 A bill to establish the Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm National Forest Heritage Area in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.
S 3046 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to create a new conditional approval system for drugs, biological products, and devices that is responsive to the needs of seriously ill patients, and for other purposes.
S 3047 A bill to provide for the coordination of the Nation's science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education initiatives.
S 3048 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the allowance of bonus depreciation and the increased expensing limitations permanent.
S 3049 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the capital gains and dividends rate permanent and to provide estate tax relief and reform, and for other purposes.
S 3050 A bill to reduce temporarily the duty on certain isotopic separation machinery and apparatus, and parts thereof, for use in the construction of an isotopic separation facility in southern New Mexico.
S 3051 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating the site of the Battle of Camden in South Carolina, as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
S 3052 A bill to provide for the transfer of naval vessels to certain foreign recipients.
S 3053 A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide grants for eligible entities to provide services to improve financial literacy among older individuals.
S 3054 A bill to require all automobiles manufactured or sold in the United States to be equipped with a real time and average fuel economy display.
S 3055 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rate of the excise tax on certain wooden arrows designed for use by children.
S 3056 A bill to reduce the dependence of the United States on foreign oil, and for other purposes.
S 3057 A bill to amend title 37, United States Code, to provide a special displacement allowance for members of the uniformed services without dependents, to provide for an annual percentage increase in the amount of the family seperation allowance for members of the uniformed services, and for other purposes.
S 3058 A bill to prohibit the importation of certain products that contain or are derived from columbite-tantalite or cassiterite mined or extracted in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and for other purposes.
S 3059 A bill to permit commercial trucks to use certain highways of the Interstate System to provide significant savings in the transportation of goods throughout the United States, and for other purposes.
S 3060 A bill to amend title 37, United States Code, to require the payment of monthly special pay for members of the uniformed services whose service on active duty is extended by a stop-loss order or similar mechanism, and for other purposes.
S 3061 A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2011 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat trafficking in persons, and for other purposes.
S 3062 A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to modify certain provisions relating to oil shale leasing.
S 3063 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for S corporation reform, and for other purposes.
S 3064 A bill to establish a multi-faceted approach to improve access and eliminate disparities in oral health care.
S 3065 A bill to establish the Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area and the Dominguez Canyon Wilderness Area.
S 3066 A bill to designate certain National Forest System land in the Pike and San Isabel National Forests and certain land in the Royal Gorge Resource Area of the Bureau of Land Management in the State of Colorado as wilderness, and for other purposes.
S 3067 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the Dental Health Improvement Act.
S 3068 A bill to require equitable coverage of prescription contraceptive drugs and devices, and contraceptive services under health plans.
S 3069 A bill to designate certain land as wilderness in the State of California, and for other purposes.
S 3070 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of the Boy Scouts of America, and for other proposes.
S 3071 A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to temporarily prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from considering global climate change as a natural or manmade factor in determining whether a species is a threatened or endangered species, and for other purposes.
S 3072 A bill to provide for comprehensive health reform.
S 3073 A bill to amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to improve procedures for the collection and delivery of absentee ballots of absent overseas uniformed services voters, and for other purposes.
S 3074 A bill to establish a grant program to provide Internet crime prevention education.
S 3075 An original bill to make certain technical corrections to title III of SAFETEA-LU.
S 3076 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax deduction for itemizers and nonitemizers for expenses relating to home schooling.
S 3077 A bill to strengthen transparency and accountability in Federal spending.
S 3078 A bill to establish a National Innovation Council, to improve the coordination of innovation activities among industries in the United States, and for other purposes.
S 3079 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide income tax relief for families, and for other purposes.
S 3080 A bill to ensure parity between the temporary duty imposed on ethanol and tax credits provided on ethanol.
S 3081 A bill to establish a Petroleum Industry Antitrust Task Force within the Department of Justice.
S 3082 A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1700 Cleveland Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri, as the "Reverend Earl Abel Post Office Building".
S 3083 A bill to require a review of existing trade agreements and renegotiation of existing trade agreements based on the review, to set terms for future trade agreements, to express the sense of the Senate that the role of Congress in trade policymaking should be strengthened, and for other purposes.
S 3084 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a master's or higher degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics to be admitted for permanent residence and for other purposes.
S 3085 A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to establish a cooperative watershed management program, and for other purposes.
S 3086 A bill to amend the antitrust laws to ensure competitive market-based fees and terms for merchants' access to electronic payment systems.
S 3087 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the home loan guaranty programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
S 3088 A bill to designate certain land in the State of Oregon as wilderness, and for other purposes.
S 3089 A bill to designate certain land in the State of Oregon as wilderness, to provide for the exchange of certain Federal land and non-Federal land, and for other purposes.
S 3090 A bill to provide for adequate oversight and inspection by the Federal Aviation Administration of facilities outside the United States that perform maintenance and repair work on United States commercial aircraft, and for other purposes.
S 3091 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt negative pressure wound therapy pumps and related supplies and accessories from the Medicare competitive acquisition program until the clinical comparability of such products can be validated.
S 3092 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure sufficient resources and increase efforts for research at the National Institutes of Health relating to Alzheimer's disease, to authorize an education and outreach program to promote public awareness and risk reduction with respect to Alzheimer's disease (with particular emphasis on education and outreach in Hispanic populations), and for other purposes.
S 3093 A bill to extend and improve the effectiveness of the employment eligibility confirmation program.
S 3094 A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to provide for a study of the Long Path Trail, a system of trails and potential trails running from Fort Lee, New Jersey, to the Adirondacks in New York, to determine whether to add the trail to the National Trails System, and for other purposes.
S 3095 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program to increase the delivery of mental health services and other health services to veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom and to other residents of rural areas, and for other purposes.
S 3096 A bill to amend the National Cave and Karst Research Institute Act of 1998 to authorize appropriations for the National Cave and Karst Research Institute.
S 3097 A bill to amend the Vietnam Education Foundation Act of 2000.
S 3098 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes.
S 3099 A bill to prohibit the use of funds by the Department of Defense for propaganda purposes within the United States not otherwise specifically authorized by law.
S 3100 A bill to require early voting in Federal elections, to prohibit restrictions on absentee voting in Federal elections, to establish a grant program to promote voting by mail, and for o