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Prohibits the continued sale and use of chlorpyrifos, a common ingredient in pesticides, for all currently registered uses.

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Aug 8 2017
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House of Representatives

Defines and establishes punishment for the unsafe operation of unmanned aircraft.

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Aug 3 2017
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To promote State requirements for local educational agencies and public elementary and secondary schools relating to the prevention and treatment of concussions suffered by students.

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Jul 28 2017

Amends legislation to establish sole authority for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration over the regulation of highly automated vehicles.

 

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Jul 28 2017
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House of Representatives

Directs the National Science Foundation to award grants to encourage young girls to participate in computer science and other STEM activities.

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Jul 20 2017
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To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to enter into contracts with qualified nonprofit organizations to provide service dogs to eligible veterans with a mental health mobility disorder related to post-traumatic stress or traumatic brain injury, and for other purposes.

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Jul 20 2017

Expands the capacity and capability of the ballistic missile defense system of the United States.

 

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Jul 17 2017
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To amend the market name of genetically altered salmon in the United States, and for other purposes.

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Jul 11 2017

Furthers the development of unmanned aircraft system technology through investing in additional research, building a trained workforce, and establishing working groups to address near-term and long-term challenges.

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Jun 22 2017
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Develops a civil unmanned aircraft policy framework and a pilot program from drone innovation.

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Jun 19 2017
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To intensify stem cell research showing evidence of substantial clinical benefit to patients, and for other purposes.

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Jun 15 2017

To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure access to acupuncturist services through the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Jun 8 2017

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