Bills Sponsored by Orrin Hatch in Session 105

Bill NumberBill Title
S 10 A bill to reduce violent juvenile crime, promote accountability by juvenile criminals, punish and deter violent gang crime, and for other purposes.
S 1121 A bill to amend Title 17 to implement the WIPO Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty.
S 1123 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 relating to the unemployment tax for individuals employed in the entertainment industry.
S 1184 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive nonimmigrant visa fees for aliens seeking to enter the United States to engage in certain charitable activities.
S 1256 A bill to simplify and expedite access to the Federal courts for injured parties whose rights and privileges, secured by the United States Constitution, have been deprived by final actions of Federal agencies, or other government officials, or entities acting under color of State law; to prevent Federal courts from abstaining from exercising Federal jurisdiction in actions in which no State law claim is alleged; to permit certification of unsettled State law questions that are essential to Federal claims arising under the Constitution; to allow for efficient adjudication of constitutional claims brought by injured parties in the United States district courts and the Court of Federal Claims; to clarify when government action is sufficiently final to ripen certain Federal claims arising under the Constitution; and for other purposes.
S 1290 A bill for the relief of Saeed Rezai.
S 1291 A bill to permit the interstate distribution of State-inspected meat under certain circumstances.
S 1304 A bill for the relief of Belinda McGregor.
S 1377 A bill to amend the Act incorporating the American Legion to make a technical correction.
S 1464 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the research credit, and for other purposes.
S 1521 A bill to provide a law enforcement exception to the prohibition on the advertising of certain electronic devices.
S 1530 A bill to resolve ongoing tobacco litigation, to reform the civil justice system responsible for adjudicating tort claims against companies that manufacture tobacco products, and establish a national tobacco policy for the United States that will decrease youth tobacco use and reduce the marketing of tobacco products to young Americans.
S 1554 A bill to provide for relief from excessive punitive damage awards in cases involving primarily financial loss by establishing rules for proportionality between the amount of punitive damages and the amount of economic loss.
S 1720 A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to reform the copyright law with respect to satellite retransmissions of broadcast signals, and for other purposes.
S 1759 A bill to grant a Federal charter to the American GI Forum of the United States.
S 1985 A bill to amend Part L of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968.
S 1998 A bill to authorize an interpretive center and related visitor facilities within the Four Corners Monument Tribal Park, and for other purposes.
S 2037 An original bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to implement the WIPO Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty, to provide limitations on copyright liability relating to material online, and for other purposes.
S 2047 A bill to suspend temporarily the duty on the personal effects of participants in, and certain other individuals associated with, the 1999 International Special Olympics, the 1999 Women's World Cup Soccer, the 2001 International Special Olympics, the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics, and the 2002 Winter Paralympic Games.
S 2073 A bill to authorize appropriations for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
S 2143 A bill to amend chapter 45 of title 28, United States Code, to authorize the Administrative Assistant to the Chief Justice to accept voluntary services, and for other purposes.
S 2146 A bill to provide for the exchange of certain lands within the State of Utah.
S 2148 A bill to protect religious liberty.
S 2163 A bill to modify the procedures of the Federal courts in certain matters, to reform prisoner litigation, and for other purposes.
S 2192 A bill to make certain technical corrections to the Trademark Act of 1946.
S 2193 A bill to implement the provisions of the Trademark Law Treaty.
S 2231 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain rules relating to the taxation of United States business operating abroad, and for other purposes.
S 2264 A bill to revise, codify, and enact without substantive change certain general and permanent laws, related to patriotic and national observances, ceremonies, and organizations, as title 36, United States Code, "Patriotic and National Observances, Ceremonies, and Organizations".
S 2271 A bill to simplify and expedite access to the Federal courts for injured parties whose rights and privileges, secured by the United States Constitution, have been deprived by final actions of Federal agencies, or other government officials or entities acting under color of State law, and for other purposes.
S 2294 A bill to facilitate the exchange of criminal history records for noncriminal justice purposes, to provide for the decentralized storage of criminal history records, to amend the National Child Protection Act of 1993 to facilitate the fingerprint checks authorized by that Act, and for other purposes.
S 2491 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation, and for other purposes.
S 2524 A bill to clarify without substantive change laws related to Patriotic and National Observances, Ceremonies, and Organizations and to improve the United States Code.
S 2536 An original bill to protect the safety of United States nationals and the interests of the United States at home and abroad, to improve global cooperation and responsiveness to international crime and terrorism, and to more effectively deter international crime and acts of violence.
S 2546 A bill to establish legal standards and procedures for the fair, prompt, inexpensive, and efficient resolution of personal injury claims arising out of asbestos exposure, and for other purposes.
S 2600 A bill to amend section 402 of the Controlled Substances Act to reform the civil remedy provisions relating to recordkeeping violations.
S 2637 A bill for the relief of Belinda McGregory.
S 2647 A bill to provide for programs to facilitate a significant reduction in the incidence and prevalence of substance abuse through reducing the demand for illegal drugs and the inappropriate use of legal drugs.
S 293 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the credit for clinical testing expenses for certain drugs for rare diseases or conditions.
S 3 A bill to provide for fair and accurate criminal trials, reduce violent juvenile crime, promote accountability by juvenile criminals, punish and deter violent gang crime, reduce the fiscal burden imposed by criminal alien prisoners, promote safe citizen self-defense, combat the importation, production, sale, and use of illegal drugs, and for other purposes.
S 387 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide equity to exports of software.
S 394 A bill to partially restore compensation levels to their past equivalent in terms of real income and establish the procedure for adjusting future compensation of justices and judges of the United States.
S 405 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the research credit and to allow greater opportunity to elect the alternative incremental credit.
S 406 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide clarification for the deductibility of expenses incurred by a taxpayer in connection with the business use of the home.
S 476 A bill to provide for the establishment of not less than 2,500 Boys and Girls Clubs of America facilities by the year 2000.
S 477 A bill to amend the Antiquities Act to require an Act of Congress and the consultation with the Governor and State legislature prior to the establishment by the President of national monuments in excess of 5,000 acres.
S 505 A bill to amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, with respect to the duration of copyright, and for other purposes.
S 506 A bill to clarify certain copyright provisions, and for other purposes.
S 507 A bill to establish the United States Patent and Trademark Organization as a Government corporation, to amend the provisions of title 35, United States Code, relating to procedures for patent applications, commercial use of patents, reexamination reform, and for other purposes.
S 525 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide access to health care insurance coverage for children.
S 526 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the excise taxes on tobacco products for the purpose of offsetting the Federal budgetary costs associated with the Child Health Insurance and Lower Deficit Act.
S 53 A bill to require the general application of the antitrust laws to major league baseball, and for other purposes.
S 54 A bill to reduce interstate street gang and organized crime activity, and for other purposes.
S 568 A bill to make a technical correction to title 28, United States Code, relating to jurisdiction for lawsuits against terrorist states.
S 622 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the application of the pension nondiscrimination rules to governmental plans.
S 65 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that members of tax-exempt organizations are notified of the portion of their dues used for political and lobbying activities, and for other purposes.
S 66 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage capital formation through reductions in taxes on capital gains, and for other purposes.
S 78 A bill to provide a fair and balanced resolution to the problem of multiple imposition of punitive damages, and for other purposes.
S 781 A bill to establish a uniform and more efficient Federal process for protecting property owners' rights guaranteed by the fifth amendment.
S 79 A bill to provide a fair and balanced resolution to the problem of multiple imposition of punitive damages, and for the reform of the civil justice system.
S 843 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain rules relating to the taxation of United States business operating abroad, and for other purposes.
S 878 A bill to redesignate the Federal building located at 717 Madison Place, Northwest, in the District of Columbia, as the "Howard T. Markey National Courts Building".
S 898 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain provisions applicable to real estate investment trusts.
S 913 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a prospective payment system for home health services, and for other purposes.
S 914 A bill to establish a prospective payment system under the medicare program for skilled nursing facility services.
S J Res 1 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require a balanced budget.
S J Res 40 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing Congress to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States.
S Res 118 A resolution expressing the condolences on the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, and designating September 6, 1997, as a "National Day of Recognition for the Humanitarian Efforts of Diana Princess of Wales."
S Res 169 A resolution to designate February 3, 1998, as "Four Chaplains Day".
S Res 278 A resolution designating the 30th day of April of 1999, as "Dia de los Ninos: Celebrating Young Americans", and for other purposes.
S Res 314 A resolution to express the sense of the Senate regarding the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make adjustments to payments made to skilled nursing facilities under the medicare program.
S Res 43 An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on the Judiciary.

Bills Co-sponsored by Orrin Hatch in Session 105

Bill NumberBill Title
S 1 A bill to provide for safe and affordable schools.
S 1027 A bill to extend the Native American veteran direct housing loan pilot program, and for other purposes.
S 104 A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982.
S 1069 A bill entitled the "National Discovery Trails Act of 1997."
S 1072 A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to protect patent owners against the unauthorized sale of plant parts taken from plants illegally reproduced, and for other purposes.
S 1084 A bill to establish a researh and monitoring program for the national ambient air quality standards for ozone and particulate matter and to reinstate the original standards under the Clean Air Act, and for other purposes.
S 1090 A bill to specify that States may waive requirements relating to commerical driver's licenses under chapter 313 of title 49, United States Code, with respect to certain farm vehicles, and for other purposes.
S 1096 A bill to restructure the Internal Revenue Service, and for other purposes.
S 1102 A bill to amend the general mining laws to provide a reasonable royalty from mineral activities on Federal lands, to specify reclamation requirements for mineral activities on Federal lands, to create a State program for the reclamation of abandoned hard rock mining sites on Federal lands, and for other purposes.
S 1113 A bill to extend certain temporary judgeships in the Federal judiciary.
S 1133 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow tax-free expenditures from education individual retirement accounts for elementary and secondary school expenses and to increase the maximum annual amount of contributions to such accounts.
S 1178 An Act to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify and extend the visa waiver pilot program, and to provide for the collection of data with respect to the number nof nonimmigrants who remain in the United States after the expiration of the period of stay authorized by the Attorney General.
S 1180 A bill to reauthorize the Endangered Species Act.
S 1189 A bill to increase the criminal penalties for assaulting or threatening Federal judges, their family members, and other public servants, and for other purposes.
S 1194 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to clarify the right of medicare beneficiaries to enter into private contracts with physicians and other health care professionals for the provision of health services for which no payment is sought under the medicare program.
S 1194 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to clarify the right of medicare beneficiaries to enter into private contracts with physicians and other health care professionals for the provision of health services for which no payment is sought under the medicare program.
S 1198 An Act to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the special immigrant religious worker program, to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to extend the deadline for designation of an effective date for paperwork changes in the employer sanctions program, and to require the Secretary of State to waive or reduce the fee for application and issuance of a nonimmigrant visa for aliens coming to the United States for certain charitable purposes.
S 1204 A bill to simplify and expedite access to the Federal courts for injured parties whose rights and privileges, secured by the United States Constitution, have been deprived by final actions of Federal agencies, or other government officials or entities acting under color of State law; to prevent Federal courts from abstaining from exercising Federal jurisdiction in actions where no State law claim is alleged; to permit certification of unsettled State law questions that are essential to resolving Federal claims arising under the Constitution; and to clarify when government action is sufficently final to ripen certain Federal claims arising under the Constitution.
S 121 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for 501(c)(3) bonds a tax treatment similar to governmental bonds, and for other purposes.
S 1244 A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, to protect certain charitable contributions, and for other purposes.
S 1251 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of private activity bonds which may be issued in each State, and to index such amount for inflation.
S 1252 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of low-income housing credits which may be allocated in each State, and to index such amount for inflation.
S 127 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance programs, and for other purposes.
S 1286 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income certain amounts received as scholarships by an individual under the National Health Corps Scholarship Program.
S 1292 A bill disapproving the cancellations transmitted by the President on October 6, 1997, regarding Public Law 105-45.
S 1297 A bill to redesignate Washington National Airport as "Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport".
S 1311 A bill to impose certain sanctions on foreign persons who transfer items contributing to Iran's efforts to acquire, develop, or produce ballistic missiles.
S 1334 A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to establish a demonstration project to evaluate the feasibility of using the Federal Employees Health Benefits program to ensure the availability of adequate health care for Medicare-eligible beneficiaries under the military health care system.
S 1379 A bill to amend section 552 of title 5, United States Code, and the National Security Act of 1947 to require disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act regarding certain persons, disclose Nazi war criminal records without impairing any investigation or prosecution conducted by the Department of Justice or certain intelligence matters, and for other purposes.
S 1575 A bill to rename the Washington National Airport located in the District of Columbia and Virginia as the "Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport".
S 1577 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional tax relief to families to increase the affordability of child care, and for other purposes.
S 1605 An Act to establish a matching grant program to help State and local jurisdictions purchase armor vests for use by law enforcement departments.
S 1621 A bill to provide that certain Federal property shall be made available to States for State use before being made available to other entities, and for other purposes.
S 1645 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions.
S 1648 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act to provide for reductions in youth smoking, for advancements in tobacco-related research, and the development of safer tobacco products, and for other purposes.
S 1677 A bill to reauthorize the North American Wetlands Conservation Act and the Partnerships for Wildlife Act.
S 1723 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to assist the United States to remain competitive by increasing the access of the United States firms and institutions of higher education to skilled personnel and by expanding educational and training opportunities for American students and workers.
S 1724 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the information reporting requirement relating to the Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credits imposed on educational institutions and certain other trades and businesses.
S 1748 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the reduced capital gains tax rates apply to long-term capital gain from property with at least a 1-year holding period.
S 1758 A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to facilitate protection of tropical forests through debt reduction with developing countries with tropical forests.
S 1764 A bill to amend sections 3345 through 3349 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the "Vacancies Act") to clarify statutory requirements relating to vacancies in certain Federal offices, and for other purposes.
S 181 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that installment sales of certain farmers not be treated as a preference item for purposes of the alternative minimum tax.
S 1856 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide equitable treatment for contributions by employees to defined contribution pension plans.
S 1873 A bill to state the policy of the United States regarding the deployment of a missile defense system capable of defending the territory of the United States against limited ballistic missile attack.
S 1879 A bill to provide for the permanent extension of income averaging for farmers.
S 1893 A Bill to establish a law enforcement block grant program.
S 191 A bill to throttle criminal use of guns.
S 1924 A bill to restore the standards used for determining whether technical workers are not employees as in effect before the Tax Reform Act of 1986.
S 194 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the section 170(e)(5) rules pertaining to gifts of publicly-traded stock to certain private foundations and for other purposes.
S 197 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage savings and investment through individual retirement accounts, and for other purposes.
S 1976 A bill to increase public awareness of the plight of victims of crime with developmental disabilities, to collect data to measure the magnitude of the problem, and to develop strategies to address the safety and justice needs of victims of crime with developmental disabilities.
S 1981 A bill to preserve the balance of rights between employers, employees, and labor organizations which is fundamental to our system of collective bargaining while preserving the rights of workers to organize, or otherwise engage in concerted activities protected under the National Labor Relations Act.
S 2 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief for American families, and for other purposes.
S 202 A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the earnings test for individuals who have attained retirement age.
S 2022 A bill to provide for the improvement of interstate criminal justice identification, information, communications, and forensics.
S 2024 A bill to increase the penalties for trafficking in methamphetamine in order to equalize those penalties with the penalties for trafficking in crack cocaine.
S 2033 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act with respect to penalties for crimes involving cocaine, and for other purposes.
S 2079 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to replace the dependent care credit for children age 5 and under with an increase in the amount of the child tax credit for such children.
S 2080 A bill to provide for the President to increase support to the democratic opposition in Cuba, to authorize support under the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996 for the provision and transport of increased humanitarian assistance directly to the oppressed people of Cuba to help them regain their freedom, and for other purposes.
S 2103 A bill to provide protection from personal intrusion for commercial purposes.
S 2106 A bill to expand the boundaries of Arches National Park, Utah, to include portions of certain drainages that are under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land Management, and to include a portion of Fish Seep Draw owned by the State of Utah, and for other purposes.
S 2176 A bill to amend sections 3345 through 3349 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the "Vacancies Act") to clarify statutory requirements relating to vacancies in and appointments to certain Federal offices, and for other purposes.
S 2180 A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to clarify liability under that Act for certain recycling transactions.
S 220 A bill to require the United States Trade Representative to determine whether the European Union has failed to implement satisfactorily its obligations under certain trade agreements relating to United States meat and pork exporting facilities, and for other purposes.
S 2213 A bill to allow all States to participate in activities under the Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act.
S 2214 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual capital gains tax rates.
S 2230 A bill to amend the Internal Reveneue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit for 3 additional years.
S 2233 A bill to amend section 29 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the placed in service date for biomass and coal facilities.
S 2296 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on the amount of receipts attributable to military property which may be treated as exempt foreign trade income.
S 230 A bill to amend section 1951 of title 18, United States Code (commonly known as the Hobbs Act), and for other purposes.
S 2318 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to phaseout the estate and gift taxes over a 10-year period.
S 2323 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to preserve access to home health services under the medicare program.
S 2330 A bill to improve the access and choice of patients to quality, affordable health care.
S 2337 A bill to establish a system of registries of temporary agricultural workers to provide for a sufficient supply of such workers and to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to streamline procedures for the admission and extension of stay of nonimmigrant agricultural workers, and for other purposes.
S 2339 A bill to provide for pension reform, and for other purposes.
S 2341 A bill to support enhanced drug interdiction efforts in the major transit countries and support a comprehensive supply eradication and crop substitution program in source countries.
S 2346 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand S corporation eligibility for banks, and for other purposes.
S 2371 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual capital gains tax rates and to provide tax incentives for farmers.
S 2385 A bill to establish the San Rafael Swell National Heritage Area and the San Rafael National Conservation Area in the State of Utah, and for other purposes.
S 2420 A bill to establish within the National Institutes of Health an agency to be known as the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine.
S 2476 An Act for the relief of Wei Jingsheng.
S 249 A bill to require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer, coverage for reconstructive surgery following mastectomies, and coverage for secondary consultations.
S 2494 A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 151 et seq.) to enhance the ability of direct broadcast satellite and other multichannel video providers to compete effectively with cable television systems, and for other purposes.
S 2510 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the bicentennial of the Library of Congress.
S 2522 A bill to support enhanced drug interdiction efforts in the major transit countries and support a comprehensive supply eradication and crop substitution program in source countries.
S 2576 A bill to create a National Museum of Women's History Advisory Committee.
S 260 A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act with respect to penalties for crimes involving cocaine, and for other purposes.
S 261 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 2616 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make revisions in the per beneficiary and per visit payment limits on payment for health services under the medicare program.
S 2622 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes.
S 263 A bill to prohibit the import, export, sale, purchase, possession, transportation, acquisition, and receipt of bear viscera or products that contain or claim to contain bear viscera, and for other purposes.
S 294 A bill to amend chapter 51 of title 18, United States Code, to establish Federal penalties for the killing or attempted killing of a law enforcement officer of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
S 305 A bill to authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions through his entertainment career and humanitarian activities, and for other purposes.
S 317 A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.
S 328 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to protect employer rights, and for other purposes.
S 341 A bill to establish a bipartisan commission to study and provide recommendations on restoring the finanicial integrity of the medicare program under title XVIII of the Social Security Act.
S 357 A bill to authorize the Bureau of Land Management to manage the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, and for other purposes.
S 358 A bill to provide for compassionate payments with regard to individuals with blood-clotting disorders, such as hemophilia, who contracted human immunodeficiency virus due to contaminated blood products, and for other purposes.
S 4 A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide to private sector employees the same opportunities for time-and-a-half compensatory time off, biweekly work programs, and flexible credit hour programs as Federal employees currently enjoy to help balance the demands and needs of work and family, to clarify the provisions relating to exemptions of certain professionals from the minimum wage and overtime requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and for other purposes.
S 412 A bill to provide for a national standard to prohibit the operation of motor vehicles by intoxicated individuals.
S 43 A bill to throttle criminal use of guns.
S 447 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to give further assurance to the right of victims of crime to attend and observe the trials of those accused of the crime, and for other purposes.
S 460 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction for health insurance costs of self-employed individuals, to provide clarification for the deductibility of expenses incurred by a taxpayer in connection with the business use of the home, to clarify the standards used for determining that certain individuals are not employees, and for other purposes.
S 472 A bill to provide for referenda in which the residents of Puerto Rico may express democratically their preferences regarding the political status of the territory, and for other purposes.
S 479 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide estate tax relief, and for other purposes.
S 482 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to partially exclude from the gross estate of a decedent the value of a family-owned business, and for other purposes.
S 496 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against income tax to individuals who rehabilitate historic homes or who are the first purchasers of rehabilitated historic homes for use as a principal residence.
S 497 A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act and the Railway Labor Act to repeal the provisions of the Acts that require employees to pay union dues or fees as a condition of employment.
S 5 A bill to establish legal standards and procedures for product liability litigation, and for other purposes.
S 535 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of a program for research and training with respect to Parkinson's disease.
S 536 A bill to amend the National Narcotics Leadership Act of 1988 to establish a program to support and encourage local communities that first demonstrate a comprehensive, long-term commitment to reduce substance abuse among youth, and for other purposes.
S 562 A bill to amend section 255 of the National Housing Act to prevent the funding of unnecessary or excessive costs for obtaining a home equity conversion mortgage.
S 578 A bill to permit an individual to be treated by a health care practitioner with any method of medical treatment such individual requests, and for other purposes.
S 579 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance taxes paid by employees and self-employed individuals, and for other purposes.
S 580 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals to designate that up to 10 percent of their income tax liability be used to reduce the national debt, and to require spending reductions equal to the amounts so designated.
S 594 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the tax treatment of qualified State tuition programs.
S 6 A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to ban partial-birth abortions.
S 61 A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to extend eligibility for veterans' burial benefits, funeral benefits, and related benefits for veterans of certain service in the United States merchant marine during World War II.
S 617 A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to require that imported meat, and meat food products containing imported meat, bear a label identifying the country of origin.
S 620 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide greater equity in savings opportunities for families with children, and for other purposes.
S 670 A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994 to eliminate the special transition rule for issuance of a certificate of citizenship for certain children born outside the United States.
S 673 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 in order to promote and improve employee stock ownership plans.
S 674 A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to encourage States to expand health coverage of low income children and pregnant women and to provide funds to promote outreach efforts to enroll eligible children under health insurance programs.
S 675 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the application of the passive loss limitations to equine activities.
S 685 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit for an additional fiscal year.
S 689 A bill to authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Mother Teresa of Calcutta in recognition of her outstanding and enduring contributions through humanitarian and charitable activities, and for other purposes.
S 7 A bill to establish a United States policy for the deployment of a national missile defense system, and for other purposes.
S 724 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide corporate alternative minimum tax reform.
S 726 A bill to allow postal patrons to contibute to funding for breast cancer research through the voluntary purchase of certain specilly issued United States postage stamps.
S 732 A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue coins in commemoration of the centennial anniversary of the first manned flight of Orville and Wilbur Wright in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, on December 17, 1903.
S 747 A bill to amend trade laws and related provisions to clarify the designation of normal trade relations.
S 75 A bill to repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes and the tax on generation-skipping transfers.
S 768 A bill for the relief of Michel Christopher Meili, Giuseppina Meili, Mirjam Naomi Meili, and Davide Meili.
S 8 A bill to reauthorize and amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Liability, and Compensation Act of 1980, and for other purposes.
S 82 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against tax for employers who provide child care assistance for dependents of their employees, and for other purposes.
S 832 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deductibility of business meal expenses for individuals who are subject to Federal limitations on hours of service.
S 833 A bill to designate the Federal building courthouse at Public Square and Superior Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio, as the "Howard M. Metzenbaum United States Courthouse".
S 836 A bill to offer small businesses certain protections from litigation excesses.
S 837 A bill to exempt qualified current and former law enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed firearms and to allow States to enter into compacts to recognize other States' concealed weapons permits.
S 852 A bill to establish nationally uniform requirements regarding the titling and registration of salvage, nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles.
S 862 A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to change the payment system for health maintenance organizations and competitive medical plans.
S 872 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the nonrecognition of gain for sale of stock to certain farmers' cooperatives, and for other purposes.
S 883 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage savings and investment through individual retirement accounts, to provide pension security, portability, and simplification, and for other purposes.
S 889 A bill to provide for pension reform, and for other purposes.
S 890 A bill to dispose of certain Federal properties located in Dutch John, Utah, to assist the local government in the interim delivery of basic services to the Dutch John community, and for other purposes.
S 896 A bill to restrict the use of funds for new deployments of anti-personnel landmines, and for other purposes.
S 9 A bill to protect individuals from having their money involuntarily collected and used for politics by a corporation or labor organization.
S 906 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the economic activity credit for Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.
S 950 A bill to provide for equal protection of the law and to prohibit discrimination and preferential treatment on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex in Federal actions, and for other purposes.
S 952 A bill to establish a Federal cause of action for discrimination and preferential treatment in Federal actions on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex, and for other purposes.
S 963 A bill to establish a transportation credit assistance pilot program, and for other purposes.
S Con Res 107 A concurrent resolution affirming U.S. commitments under the Taiwan Relations Act.
S Con Res 110 A concurrent resolution honoring the memory of Detective John Michael Gibson and Private First Class Jacob Joseph Chestnut of the United States Capitol Police for their selfless acts of heroism at the United States Capitol on July 24, 1998.
S Con Res 111 A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a memorial service for Detective John Michael Gibson and Private First Class Jacob Joseph Chestnut of the United States Capitol Police, and for other purposes.
S Con Res 121 A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the President should take all necessary measures to respond to the increase in steel imports resulting from the financial crises in Asia, the independent States of the former Soviet Union, Russia, and other areas of the world, and for other purposes.
S Con Res 124 A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress regarding the denial of benefits under the Generalized System of Preferences to developing countries that violate the intellectual property rights of United States persons, particularly those that have not implemented their obligations under the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property.
S Con Res 125 A concurrent resolution expressing the opposition of Congress to any deployment of United States ground forces in Kosovo, a province in southern Serbia, for peacemaking or peacekeeping purposes.
S Con Res 21 A concurrent resolution congratulating the residents of Jerusalem and the people of Israel on the thirtieth anniversary of the reunification of that historic city, and for other purposes.
S Con Res 30 A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the rules of multilateral economic institutions, including the International Monetary Fund and the International Bank for Reconstrction and Development, should be amended to allow membership for the Republic of China on Taiwan and other qualified economies.
S Con Res 39 A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the German Government should expand and simplify its reparations system, provide reparations to Holocaust survivors in Eastern and Central Europe, and set up a fund to help cover the medical expenses of Holocaust survivors.
S Con Res 48 A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress regarding proliferation of missile technology from Russia to Iran.
S Con Res 88 A concurrent resolution calling on Japan to have an open, competitive market for consumer photographic film and paper and other sectors facing market access barriers in Japan.
S J Res 36 A joint resolution to confer status as an honorary veteran of the United States Armed Forces on Leslie Townes (Bob) Hope.
S J Res 46 A joint resolution expressing the sense of the Congress on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the founding of the modern State of Israel and reaffirming the bonds of friendship and cooperation between the United States and Israel.
S J Res 49 A joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment to protect human life.
S J Res 50 A joint resolution to disapprove the rule submitted by the Health Care Financing Administration, Department of Health and Human Services on June 1, 1998, relating to surety bond requirements for home health agencies under the medicare and medicaid programs.
S J Res 56 A joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress in support of the existing Federal legal process for determining the safety and efficacy of drugs, including marijuana and other Schedule I drugs, for medicinal use.
S J Res 57 A joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress in support of the existing Federal legal process for determining the safety and efficacy of drugs, including marijuana and other Schedule I drugs, for medicinal use.
S Res 102 A resolution designating August 15, 1997, as "Indian Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Indian and American Democracy."
S Res 110 A bill to permit an individual with a disability with access to the Senate floor to bring necessary supporting aids and services.
S Res 120 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the occasion of the death of Mother Teresa of Calcutta.
S Res 122 A resolution declaring September 26, 1997, as "Austrian-American Day".
S Res 128 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that sections 3345 through 3349 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the "Vacancies Act"), relating to the appointment of certain officers to fill vacant positions in Executive agencies, apply to all Executive agencies, including the Department of Justice.
S Res 136 A resolution designating October 17, 1997, as "National Mammography Day."
S Res 145 A resolution designating the month of November 1997 as "National American Indian Heritage Month".
S Res 148 A resolution designating 1998 as the "New Mexico Cuartocentenario", the 400th anniversary commemoration of the first permanent Spanish settlement in New Mexico.
S Res 155 A resolution designating April 6 of each year as "National Tartan Day" to recognize the outstanding achievements and contributions made by Scottish Americans to the United States.
S Res 168 A resoltution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of Education, States, and local educational agencies should spend a greater percentage of Federal education tax dollars in our children's classrooms.
S Res 171 A resolution designating March 25, 1998, as "Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy".
S Res 175 A bill to designate the week of May 3, 1998 as "National Correctional Officers and Employees Week."
S Res 181 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that on March 2nd, every child in America should be in the company of someone who will read to him or her.
S Res 186 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding Israeli membership in a United Nations regional group.
S Res 188 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding Israeli membership in a United Nations regional group.
S Res 189 A resolution honoring the 150th anniversary of the United States Women's Rights Movement that was initiated by the 1848 Women's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, New York, and calling for a national celebration of women's rights in 1998.
S Res 19 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding United States opposition to the prison sentence of Tibetan ethnomusicologist Ngawang Choephel by the Government of the People's Republic of China.
S Res 193 A resolution designating December 13, 1998, as "National Children's Memorial Day".
S Res 196 A resolution recognizing, and calling on all Americans to recognize, the courage and sacrifice of Senator John McCain and the members of the Armed Forces held as prisoners of war during the Vietnam conflict and stating that the American people will not forget that more than 2,000 members of the Armed Forces remain unaccounted for from the Vietnam conflict and will continue to press for the fullest possible accounting for all such members whose whereabouts are unknown.
S Res 198 A resolution designating April 1, 1998, as "National Breast Cancer Survivors' Day".
S Res 207 A resolution commemorating the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Vietnam Veterans of America.
S Res 211 A resolution expressing the condolences of the Senate on the death of the Honorable Terry Sanford, former United States Senator from North Carolina.
S Res 221 A resolution to designate April 30, 1998, as "National Erase the Hate and Eliminate Racism Day".
S Res 236 A resolution to express the sense of the Senate regarding English plus other languages.
S Res 257 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that October 15, 1998, should be designated as "National Inhalant Abuse Awareness Day".
S Res 260 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that October 11, 1998, should be designated as "National Children's Day".
S Res 277 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate with respect to the importance of diplomatic relations with the Pacific Island nations.
S Res 279 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate supporting the right of the United States citizens in Pueto Rico to express their desires regarding their future political status.
S Res 50 A resolution to express the sense of the Senate regarding the correction of cost-of-living adjustments.
S Res 59 A resolution designating the month of March of each year as "Irish American Heritage Month".
S Res 71 A resolution to ensure that the Senate is in compliance with the Congressional Accountability Act with respect to permitting a disabled individual access to the Senate floor when that access is required to allow the disabled individual to discharge his or her official duties.
S Res 78 A resolution to designate April 30, 1997, as "National Erase the Hate and Eliminate Racism Day".
S Res 85 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that individuals affected by breast cancer should not be alone in their fight against the disease.
S Res 93 A resolution designating the week beginning November 23, 1997, and the week beginning on November 22, 1998, as "National Family Week", and for other purposes.
S Res 96 A resolution proclaiming the week of March 15 through March 21, 1998, as "National Safe Place Week".
S Res 98 A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the conditions for the United States becoming a signatory to any international agreement on greenhouse gas emissions under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.