Saturday, February 23, 2013

All Bills Introduced in Congress By Puerto Rico’s Only US Representative, Pedro Pierluisi From Jan 2009 to Feb 2013


10 BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 111th CONGRESS (2009-2010) 
1. [111th] H.R.1501 : Puerto Rico Medicare Reimbursement Equity Act of 2009
2. [111th] H.R.1502 : Puerto Rico Hospitals Medicare DSH Equity Act of 2009
3. [111th] H.R.1809 : To amend title 10, United States Code, to expand the geographical coverage of  TRICARE Prime to include Puerto Rico and Guam.
4. [111th] H.R.1958 : To amend the Military Construction Authorization Act, 1974 to repeal the limitation on the authorized uses of the former bombardment area on the island of Culebra and the prohibition on Federal Government responsibility for decontamination of the area.
5. [111th] H.R.2122 : To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a special rule for allocating the cover over of distilled spirits taxes between Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
6. [111th] H.R.2499 : Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2010
Sponsor:  [PR] (introduced 5/19/2009)      Cosponsors (181)
Committees: House Natural Resources; Senate Energy and Natural Resources
House Reports: 11À-294
Latest Major Action: 5/19/2010 Senate committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
Click here for full text and Congressional History : H.R.2499
7. [111th] H.R.4668 : To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to increase the maximum amount that may be allotted to Puerto Rico under part A of title III.
8. [111th] H.R.4669 : To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide that hospitals located in territories are eligible for electronic health record incentive payments under Medicare in the same manner as hospitals located in one of the 50 States are eligible for such incentive payments.
9. [111th] H.R.4833 : Teacher Exchange Act of 2010
10. [111th] H.R.6059 : Federal First Offender Improvement Act of 2010

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21 BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 112th CONGRESS (2011-2012) 
1. [112th] H.R.863 : Teacher Exchange Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 3/1/2011)
2. [112th] H.R.1000 : To amend title 10, United States Code, to increase the number of persons appointed to the military service academies from Puerto Rico from nominations made by the Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico. -  [PR] (introduced 3/10/2011)
3. [112th] H.R.1100 : Tsunami Forecasting and Warning Improvement Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 3/15/2011)
4. [112th] H.R.1203 : Fairness for the U.S. Territories Under STELA Act -  [PR] (introduced 3/17/2011)
5. [112th] H.R.1273 : Puerto Rico Hospital HITECH Amendments of 2011 -  [PR] (introduced 3/30/2011) 
6. [112th] H.R.1357 : Puerto Rico Medicare Part B Equity Act of 2011-  [PR]  (introduced 4/4/2011
7. [112th] H.R.1550 : Federal Law Enforcement Personnel and Resources Allocation Improvement Act of 2012-  [PR] (introduced 4/14/2011
8. [112th] H.R.1721 : Strengthening the Teaching of English in Puerto Rico Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 5/4/2011)
9. [112th] H.R.1761 : Marine Turtle Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 5/5/2011)
10. [112th] H.R.1883 : Investing in U.S. Territories, Not Corporations Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 5/12/2011) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to regulate the subsidies paid to rum producers in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.
11. [112th] H.R.2135 : Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Improvement Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 6/3/2011) 
12. [112th] H.R.2393 : Federal Grant Solicitations Improvement Act of 2011-  [PR]  (introduced 6/24/2011)
13. [112th] H.R.2454 : Child Tax Credit Equality for Puerto Rico Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 7/7/2011)
14. [112th] H.R.2567 : Federal First Offender Improvement Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 7/15/2011) 
15. [112th] H.R.3020 : Puerto Rico Investment Promotion Act of 2011-  [PR] (introduced 9/22/2011)  To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain Puerto Rico corporations to elect to be treated as domestic corporations.
16. [112th] H.R.3812 : Supplemental Security Income Equality Act-  [PR]  (introduced 1/24/2012
17. [112th] H.R.4065 : Puerto Rico Hospital Medicare Reimbursement Equity Act of 2012-  [PR] (introduced 2/16/2012
18. [112th] H.R.4131 : El Yunque National Forest Preservation Act-  [PR] (introduced 3/1/2012
19. [112th] H.R.4280 : Puerto Rico Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Restoration Act of 2012-  [PR] (introduced 3/28/2012
20. [112th] H.R.4605 : To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the eligibility of activities in Puerto Rico for the deduction for income attributable to domestic production activities. -  [PR]  (introduced 4/24/2012) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the eligibility of activities in Puerto Rico for the deduction for income attributable to domestic production activities.
21. [112th] H.R.5824 : Territorial TANF Equity Act of 2012-  [PR]  (introduced 5/17/2012

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 3 BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 113th CONGRESS (2013-2014) 
1. [113rd] H.R.364 : Supplemental Security Income Equality Act - (introduced 1/23/2013
2. [113rd] H.R.365 : Territorial TANF Equity Act of 2013 - (introduced 1/23/2013)
3. [113rd] H.R.670 : Puerto Rico Medicare Part B Equity Act of 2013] (introduced 2/13/2013

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