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Amends Title 18 of the United States Code to provide a criminal penalty for launching drones that interfere with fighting wildfires affecting Federal property

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Mar 16 2017
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House of Representatives

Original Development Brief – Establishes a grant program for workers displaced by automation and creates an Innovation Corps that allows recent college graduates to volunteer in a job-training program for workers displaced by automation.

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Mar 16 2017
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House of Representatives

Amend the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 to provide guidance and limitations regarding the integration of unmanned aircraft systems into United States airspace.

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Mar 15 2017
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Senate

Expands and coordinates research activities related to cerebral cavernous malformations.

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Mar 3 2017
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House of Representatives

To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit research with human fetal tissue obtained pursuant to an abortion, and for other purposes.

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Feb 17 2017

To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit application of pre-existing condition exclusions and to guarantee availability of health insurance coverage in the individual and group market, contingent on the enactment of legislation repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes.

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Feb 16 2017

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for training and support services for families and caregivers of people living with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia.

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Feb 6 2017

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand and revise the classification of and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

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Jan 30 2017

Provides for operational control of the international border of the United States.

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Jan 25 2017
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House of Representatives

Prohibits the Central Intelligence Agency from using unmanned aerial vehicles to carry out weapons strikes or other deliberately lethal action and transfers the authority to conduct such strikes or lethal actions to the Department of Defense.

 

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Jan 12 2017
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House of Representatives

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the expansion, intensification, and coordination of the programs and activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to Tourette syndrome.

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Jan 10 2017

To expand and enhance existing adult day programs for younger people with neurological diseases or conditions (such as multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, traumatic brain injury, or other similar diseases or conditions) to support and improve access to respite services for family caregivers who are taking care of such people, and for other purposes.

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Jan 5 2017

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