Acts of the 113th United States Congress

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This article is about laws adopted by the 113th Congress. For a list of proposed laws from the 113th Congress, see Proposed bills of the 113th United States Congress.

The acts of the 113th United States Congress includes all Acts of Congress and ratified treaties by the 113th United States Congress, which lasts from January 3, 2013 to January 3, 2015.

Acts include public and private laws, which are enacted after a being passed by Congress and signed by the President, however if the President vetos a bill it can still be enacted by a two-thirds vote in both houses. The Senate alone considers treaties, which are ratified by a two-thirds vote.

Summary of actions[edit]

In this Congress, all of the statutes have been promulgated (signed) by President Barack Obama. None have been enacted by Congress over the President's veto.

Public laws[edit]

1–50[edit]

Public law number Date of enactment Short title Description
113-1 January 6, 2013 (No short title) Hurricane Sandy relief bill: To temporarily increase the borrowing authority of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for carrying out the National Flood Insurance Program.
113-2 January 29, 2013 Division A: Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Division B: Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013
Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, to improve and streamline disaster assistance for Hurricane Sandy, and for other purposes.
113-3 February 4, 2013 No Budget, No Pay Act of 2013 To ensure the complete and timely payment of the obligations of the United States Government until May 19, 2013, and for other purposes.
113-4 March 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994.
113-5 March 13, 2013 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013 To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes.
113-6 March 26, 2013 Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 Making consolidated appropriations and further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes.
113-7 April 15, 2013 (No short title) A bill to modify the requirements under the STOCK Act regarding online access to certain financial disclosure statements and related forms.
113-8 May 1, 2013 District of Columbia Chief Financial Officer Vacancy Act To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to provide that the District of Columbia Treasurer or one of the Deputy Chief Financial Officers of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia may perform the functions and duties of the Office in an acting capacity if there is a vacancy in the Office.
113-9 May 1, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013 To provide the Secretary of Transportation with the flexibility to transfer certain funds to prevent reduced operations and staffing of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.
113-10 May 17, 2013 (No short title) An act to specify the size of the precious-metal blanks that will be used in the production of the National Baseball Hall of Fame commemorative coins.
113-11 May 24, 2013 (No short title) To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley to commemorate the lives they lost 50 years ago in the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, where these 4 little Black girls' ultimate sacrifice served as a catalyst for the Civil Rights Movement.
113-12 June 3, 2013 Stolen Valor Act of 2013 To amend Title 18 of the United States Code, with respect to fraudulent representations about having received military decorations or medals.
113-13 June 3, 2013 Freedom to Fish Act To prohibit the Corps of Engineers from taking certain actions to establish a restricted area prohibiting public access to waters downstream of a dam, and for other purposes.
113-14 June 13, 2013 Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Reauthorization Act of 2013
113-15 June 25, 2013 (No short title) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to include vaccines against seasonal influenza within the definition of taxable vaccines.
113-16 July 12, 2013 (No short title) To grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the First Special Service Force, in recognition of its superior service during World War II.
113-17 July 12, 2013 (No short title) To direct the Secretary of State to develop a strategy to obtain observer status for Taiwan at the triennial International Civil Aviation Organization Assembly, and for other purposes.
113-18 July 12, 2013 (No short title) To designate the new Interstate Route 70 bridge over the Mississippi River connecting St. Louis, Missouri, and southwestern Illinois as the "Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge".
113-19 July 18, 2013 South Utah Valley Electric Conveyance Act Requires the Secretary of the Interior, insofar as the Strawberry Water Users Association conveyed its interest in an electric distribution system to the South Utah Valley Electric Service District, to convey and assign to the District: (1) all interest of the United States in all fixtures owned by the United States as part of the electric distribution system and the federal lands and interests where the fixtures are located, (2) license for use in perpetuity of the shared power poles, and (3) licenses for use and access in perpetuity to specified project lands and interests and corridors where federal lands and interests are abutting public streets and roads and can provide access to facilities.
113-20 July 18, 2013 Bonneville Unit Clean Hydropower Facilitation Act Declares that, in order to facilitate hydropower development on the Diamond Fork System (Utah), a certain amount of reimbursable costs allocated to project power in the Power Appendix of the October 2004 Supplement to the 1988 Bonneville Unit Definite Plan Report shall be considered final costs, as well as specified costs in excess of the total maximum repayment obligation, subject to the same terms and conditions.
113-21 July 18, 2013 Vietnam Veterans Donor Acknowledgment Act of 2013 Extends, to November 17, 2018, the legislative authority of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc. (Fund) to establish a Vietnam Veterans Memorial visitors center. Directs the Secretary of the Interior to allow the Fund to acknowledge donor contributions to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Visitor Center by displaying, inside the Center, an appropriate statement or credit.
113-22 July 25, 2013 (No short title) To rename section 219(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 as the Kay Bailey Hutchison Spousal IRA
113-23 August 9, 2013 Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013 Amends the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA) to increase from 5,000 to 10,000 kilowatts the size of small hydroelectric power projects which the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) may exempt from its license requirements.
113-24 August 9, 2013 Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act Amends the Reclamation Project Act of 1939 to authorize the Secretary of the Interior (acting through the Bureau of Reclamation) to contract for the development of small conduit hydropower at Bureau facilities.
113-25 August 9, 2013 (No short title) To designate the air route traffic control center located in Nashua, New Hampshire, as the "Patricia Clark Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center".
113-26 August 9, 2013 FOR VETS Act of 2013 Authorizes the transfer of federal surplus property to a state agency for distribution through donation within the state for purposes of education or public health for organizations whose membership comprises substantially veterans and whose representatives are recognized by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) in the preparation, presentation, and prosecution of claims under laws administered by the Secretary.
113-27 August 9, 2013 Helping Heroes Fly Act Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration [TSA]) to develop and implement a process to ease travel and to the extent possible provide expedited passenger screening services for severely injured or disabled Armed Forces members and veterans, and their accompanying family members or nonmedical attendants.
113-28 August 9, 2013 Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 (Sec. 2) Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to set the annual interest rate on Direct Stafford loans and Direct Unsubsidized Stafford loans issued to undergraduate students at the rate on high-yield 10-year Treasury notes plus 2.05%, but caps that rate at 8.25%.
113-29 August 9, 2013 Reverse Mortgage Stabilization Act of 2013 Amends the National Housing Act, with respect to mortgage insurance for home equity conversion mortgages (reverse mortgages) of elderly homeowners, to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to establish, by notice or mortgagee letter, any additional or alternative requirements determined necessary to improve the fiscal safety and soundness of the reverse mortgage program.
113-30 August 9, 2013 (No short title) To amend title 49, United States Code, to modify requirements relating to the availability of pipeline safety regulatory documents
113-31 August 9, 2013 (No short title) An act to designate the Douglas A. Munro Coast Guard Headquarters Building (H.R. 2611; 113th Congress) - To designate the headquarters building of the Coast Guard on the campus located at 2701 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue Southeast in the District of Columbia as the "Douglas A. Munro Coast Guard Headquarters Building," and for other purposes
113-32 September 18, 2013 Powell Shooting Range Land Conveyance Act To require the United States Secretary of the Interior to convey certain Federal land to the Powell Recreation District in the State of Wyoming.
113-33 September 18, 2013 Denali National Park Improvement Act To provide for certain improvements to the Denali National Park and Preserve in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.
113-34 September 18, 2013 (No short title) To amend Public Law 93–435 with respect to the Northern Mariana Islands, providing parity with Guam, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa
113-35 September 18, 2013 Natchez Trace Parkway Land Conveyance Act of 2013 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the State of Mississippi 2 parcels of surplus land within the boundary of the Natchez Trace Parkway, and for other purposes.
113-36 September 18, 2013 Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act To modify the boundary of the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site in the State of South Dakota, and for other purposes.
113-37 September 30, 3013 Improving Job Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2013 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend certain expiring authorities affecting veterans and their families, and for other purposes.
113-38 September 30, 2013 Missing Children's Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2013 To amend the Missing Children's Assistance Act, and for other purposes.
113-39 September 30, 2013 Pay Our Military Act Making continuing appropriations for military pay in the event of a Government shutdown.
113-40 October 2, 2013 Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes.
113-41 October 2, 2013 Organization of American States Revitalization and Reform Act of 2013 To support revitalization and reform of the Organization of American States, and for other purposes.
113-42 October 4, 2013 (No short title) To extend the period during which Iraqis who were employed by the United States Government in Iraq may be granted special immigrant status and to temporarily increase the fee or surcharge for processing machine-readable nonimmigrant visas.
113-43 October 4, 2013 Congressional Award Program Reauthorization Act of 2013 A bill to reauthorize the Congressional Award Act.
113-44 October 10, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014 Making continuing appropriations for death gratuities and related survivor benefits for survivors of deceased military service members of the Department of Defense for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
113-45 October 15, 2013 (No short title) To ensure that any new or revised requirement providing for the screening, testing, or treatment of individuals operating commercial motor vehicles for sleep disorders is adopted pursuant to a rulemaking proceeding
113-46 October 17, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014 An act making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes.
113-47 October 31, 2013 United States Parole Commission Extension Act of 2013 To provide for the continued performance of the functions of the United States Parole Commission, and for other purposes.
113-48 November 13, 2013 School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer epinephrine and meeting other related requirements).
113-49 November 13, 2013 (No short title) To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Bay Pines, Florida, as the "C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center".
113-50 November 21, 2013 Streamlining Claims Processing for Federal Contractor Employees Act To amend title 40, United States Code, to transfer certain functions from the Government Accountability Office to the Department of Labor relating to the processing of claims for the payment of workers who were not paid appropriate wages under certain provisions of such title.

51-100[edit]

Public law number Date of enactment Short title Description
113-51 November 21, 2013 HIV Organ Policy Equity Act To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
113-52 November 21, 2013 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 (S. 893; 113th Congress) A bill to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2013, 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, and for other purposes.
113-53 November 27, 2013 Small Airplane Revitalization Act of 2013 To ensure that the Federal Aviation Administration advances the safety of small airplanes, and the continued development of the general aviation industry, and for other purposes.
113-54 November 27, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes.
113-55 November 27, 2013 PREEMIE Reauthorization Act or the Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who deliver Infants Early Reauthorization (PREEMIE Reauthorization) Act An act to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity, and for other purposes.
113-56 December 2, 2013 PEPFAR Stewardship and Oversight Act of 2013 A bill to extend authorities related to global HIV/AIDS and to promote oversight of United States programs.
113-57 December 9, 2013 (No short title) To extend the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988 for 10 years
113-58 December 20, 2013 (No short title) To designate the United States courthouse located at 101 East Pecan Street in Sherman, Texas, as the "Paul Brown United States Courthouse".
113-59 December 20, 2013 Veterans Paralympic Act of 2013, renamed the VA Expiring Authorities Extension Act of 2013 To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend certain expiring provisions of law, and for other purposes.
113-60 December 20, 2013 (No short title) To designate the United States courthouse and Federal building located at 118 South Mill Street, in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, as the "Edward J. Devitt United States Courthouse and Federal Building".
113-61 December 20, 2013 (No short title) To amend title 28, United States Code, to modify the composition of the southern judicial district of Mississippi to improve judicial efficiency, and for other purposes.
113-62 December 20, 2013 (No short title) To extend the authority of the Supreme Court Police to protect court officials away from the Supreme Court grounds.
113-63 December 20, 2013 Fallen Firefighters Assistance Tax Clarification Act of 2013 To treat payments by charitable organizations with respect to certain firefighters as exempt payments.
113-64 December 20, 2013 Community Fire Safety Act of 2013 To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to exempt fire hydrants from the prohibition on the use of lead pipes, fittings, fixtures, solder, and flux.
113-65 December 20, 2013 Alicia Dawn Koehl Respect for National Cemeteries Act A bill to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Secretary of the Army to reconsider decisions to inter or honor the memory of a person in a national cemetery, and for other purposes.
113-66 December 26, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2014 for military activities of the United States Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the United States Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.
113-67 December 26, 2013 Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
113-68 December 26, 2013 Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Land Transfer Act To provide for the conveyance of certain property located in Anchorage, Alaska, from the United States to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium.
113-69 December 26, 2013 (No short title) An Act to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to modify the Pilot Project offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project.
113-70 December 26, 2013 Native American Veterans' Memorial Amendments Act of 2013 To clarify certain provisions of the Native American Veterans' Memorial Establishment Act of 1994.
113-71 December 26, 2013 (No short title) To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to clarify the rules regarding the determination of the compensation of the Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia.
113-72 December 26, 2013 (No short title) To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act to extend through 2018 the authority of the Federal Election Commission to impose civil money penalties on the basis of a schedule of penalties established and published by the Commission, to expand such authority to certain other violations, and for other purposes.
113-73 January 15, 2014 (No short title) Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
113-74 January 16, 2014 Accuracy for Adoptees Act A bill to require Certificates of Citizenship and other Federal documents to reflect name and date of birth determinations made by a State court and for other purposes.
113-75 January 16, 2014 (No short title) To redesignate the Dryden Flight Research Center as the Neil A. Armstrong Flight Research Center and the Western Aeronautical Test Range as the Hugh L. Dryden Aeronautical Test Range.
113-76 January 17, 2014 Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes.
113-77 January 24, 2014 Poison Center Network Act To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the poison center national toll-free number, national media campaign, and grant program, and for other purposes.
113-78 January 24, 2014 (No short title) A bill to authorize the Peace Corps Commemorative Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes.
113-79 February 7, 2014 Agriculture Act of 2014 To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the United States Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.
113-80 February 12, 2014 OPM IG Act To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that the Inspector General of the Office of Personnel Management may use amounts in the revolving fund of the Office to fund audits, investigations, and oversight activities, and for other purposes.
113-81 February 12, 2014 Support for United States-Republic of Korea Civil Nuclear Cooperation Act To authorize the President to extend the term of the nuclear energy agreement with the Republic of Korea until March 19, 2016.
113-82 February 15, 2014 South Utah Valley Electric Conveyance Act To ensure that the reduced annual cost-of-living adjustment to the retired pay of members and former members of the Armed Forces under the age of 62 required by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 will not apply to members or former members who first became members prior to January 1, 2014, and for other purposes.
113-83 February 15, 2014 Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act An act to temporarily extend the public debt limit, and for other purposes.
113-84 February 21, 2014 (No short title) A joint resolution providing for the appointment of John Fahey as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
113-85 February 21, 2014 (No short title) A joint resolution providing for the appointment of Risa Lavizzo-Mourey as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
113-86 March 6, 2014 National Integrated Drought Information System Reauthorization Act of 2013 To reauthorize the National Integrated Drought Information System.
113-87 March 13, 2014 Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act To designate as wilderness certain land and inland water within the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in the State of Michigan, and for other purposes.
113-88 March 21, 2014 Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Non-Intercourse Act of 2013 To allow the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa in the State of Minnesota to lease or transfer certain land.
113-89 March 21, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes.
113-90 March 21, 2014 Home Heating Emergency Assistance Through Transportation Act of 2014 To address shortages and interruptions in the availability of propane and other home heating fuels in the United States, and for other purposes.
113-91 March 21, 2014 (No short title) A joint resolution providing for the reappointment of John W. McCarter as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
113-92 March 25, 2014 Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act To accelerate the income tax benefits for charitable cash contributions for the relief of victims of the Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
113-93 April 1, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 To amend the Social Security Act to extend Medicare payments to physicians and other provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.
113-94 April 3, 2014 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act To eliminate taxpayer financing of presidential campaigns and party conventions and reprogram savings to provide for a 10-year pediatric research initiative through the Common Fund administered by the National Institutes of Health, and for other purposes.
113-95 April 3, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014 To provide for the costs of loan guarantees for Ukraine.
113-96 April 3, 2014 United States International Programming to Ukraine and Neighboring Regions A bill entitled "United States International Programming to Ukraine and Neighboring Regions".
113-97 April 7, 2014 Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans.
113-98 April 7, 2014 Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2013 To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children’s hospitals.
113-99 April 16, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act To preserve the Green Mountain Lookout in the Glacier Peak Wilderness of the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.
113-100 April 16, 2014 (No short title) To deny admission to the United States to any representative to the United Nations who has engaged in espionage activities against the United States, poses a threat to United States national security interests, or has engaged in a terrorist activity against the United States.

101-150[edit]

Public law number Date of enactment Short title Description
113-101 May 9, 2014 Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 To expand the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to increase accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes. Also known as the "DATA Act"
113-102 May 16, 2014 (No short title) To amend the National Law Enforcement Museum Act to extend the termination date
113-103 May 16, 2014 (No short title) To amend the Act entitled An Act to regulate the height of buildings in the District of Columbia to clarify the rules of the District of Columbia regarding human occupancy of penthouses above the top story of the building upon which the penthouse is placed.
113-104 May 20, 2014 Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act of 2013 To require the Attorney General to report on State law penalties for certain child abusers, and for other purposes.
113-105 May 23, 2014 American Fighter Aces Congressional Gold Medal Act To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the American Fighter Aces, collectively, in recognition of their heroic military service and defense of our country's freedom throughout the history of aviation warfare.
113-106 May 23, 2014 (No short title) To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders", for outstanding heroism, valor, skill, and service to the United States in conducting the bombings of Tokyo.
113-107 May 24, 2014 (No short title) To authorize the conveyance of two small parcels of land within the boundaries of the Coconino National Forest containing private improvements that were developed based upon the reliance of the landowners in an erroneous survey conducted in May 1960.
113-108 May 30, 2014 (No short title) A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the Civil Air Patrol.
113-109 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To amend the Clean Air Act to remove the requirement for dealer certification of new light-duty motor vehicles.
113-110 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 103 Center Street West in Eatonville, Washington, as the "National Park Ranger Margaret Anderson Post Office".
113-111 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 123 South 9th Street in De Pere, Wisconsin, as the "Corporal Justin D. Ross Post Office Building".
113-112 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 14 Main Street in Brockport, New York, as the "Staff Sergeant Nicholas J. Reid Post Office Building".
113-113 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5323 Highway N in Cottleville, Missouri as the "Lance Corporal Phillip Vinnedge Post Office".
113-114 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To award the Congressional Gold Medal to Shimon Peres.
113-115 June 9, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 232 Southwest Johnson Avenue in Burleson, Texas, as the "Sergeant William Moody Post Office Building".
113-116 June 9, 2014 Monuments Men Recognition Act of 2014 To grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the Monuments Men, in recognition of their heroic role in the preservation, protection, and restitution of monuments, works of art, and artifacts of cultural importance during and following World War II.
113-117 June 9, 2014 North Texas Invasive Species Barrier Act of 2014 To exempt from Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 certain water transfers by the North Texas Municipal Water District and the Greater Texoma Utility Authority, and for other purposes.
113-118 June 9, 2014 Gold Medal Technical Corrections Act of 2014 To make technical corrections to two bills enabling the presentation of congressional gold medals, and for other purposes.
113-119 June 9, 2014 Sandia Pueblo Settlement Technical Amendment Act A bill to make a technical amendment to the T'uf Shur Bien Preservation Trust Area Act, and for other purposes.
113-120 June 10, 2014 (No short title) To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the Borinqueneers.
113-121 June 10, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013 To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes.
113-122 June 30, 2014 Collinsville Renewable Energy Promotion Act To reinstate and transfer certain hydroelectric licenses and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of certain hydroelectric projects.
113-123 June 30, 2014 World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013 A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed with the United States on D-Day, June 6, 1944.
113-124 June 30, 2014 Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2014 A bill to amend the Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia Research and Control Act of 1998, and for other purposes.
113-125 June 30, 2014 Reliable Home Heating Act A bill to address current emergency shortages of propane and other home heating fuels and to provide greater flexibility and information for Governors to address such emergencies in the future.
113-126 July 7, 2014 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2014 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
113-127 July 16, 2014 (No short title) To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to take certain Federal lands located in El Dorado County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians
113-128 July 23, 2014 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act To reform and strengthen the workforce investment system of the Nation to put Americans back to work and make the United States more competitive in the 21st century.
113-129 July 25, 2014 (No short title) To amend certain definitions contained in the Provo River Project Transfer Act for purposes of clarifying certain property descriptions, and for other purposes.
113-130 July 25, 2014 (No short title) To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense joint outpatient clinic to be constructed in Marina, California, as the "Major General William H. Gourley VA-DOD Outpatient Clinic".
113-131 July 25, 2014 Black Hills Cemetery Act To provide for the conveyance of certain cemeteries that are located on National Forest System land in Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota.
113-132 July 25, 2014 Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act To designate a Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial at the March Field Air Museum in Riverside, California.
113-133 July 25, 2014 Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act To clarify authority granted under the Act entitled "An Act to define the exterior boundary of the Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation in the State of Utah, and for other purposes".
113-134 July 25, 2014 Pascua Yaqui Tribe Trust Land Act To provide for the conveyance of certain land inholdings owned by the United States to the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, and for other purposes.
113-135 July 25, 2014 Three Kids Mine Remediation and Reclamation Act To provide for the conveyance of certain Federal land in Clark County, Nevada, for the environmental remediation and reclamation of the Three Kids Mine Project Site, and for other purposes.
113-136 July 25, 2014 Idaho Wilderness Water Resources Protection Act To authorize the continued use of certain water diversions located on National Forest System land in the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness and the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness in the State of Idaho, and for other purposes.
113-137 July 25, 2014 North Cascades National Park Service Complex Fish Stocking Act To direct the Secretary of the Interior to continue stocking fish in certain lakes in the North Cascades National Park, Ross Lake National Recreation Area, and Lake Chelan National Recreation Area.
113-138 July 25, 2014 (No short title) To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center in Prescott, Arizona, as the "Dr. Cameron McKinley Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Center".
113-139 July 25, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 369 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Jersey City, New Jersey, as the "Judge Shirley A. Tolentino Post Office Building".
113-140 July 25, 2014 (No short title) To redesignate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 162 Northeast Avenue in Tallmadge, Ohio, as the "Lance Corporal Daniel Nathan Deyarmin, Jr., Post Office Building".
113-141 July 25, 2014 Lake Hill Administrative Site Affordable Housing Act To provide for the conveyance of the Forest Service Lake Hill Administrative Site in Summit County, Colorado.
113-142 July 25, 2014 Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Use Act To allow for the harvest of gull eggs by the Huna Tlingit people within Glacier Bay National Park in the State of Alaska.
113-143 August 1, 2014 Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act of 2014 To amend the Controlled Substances Act to allow a veterinarian to transport and dispense controlled substances in the usual course of veterinary practice outside of the registered location.
113-144 August 1, 2014 Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act To promote consumer choice and wireless competition by permitting consumers to unlock mobile wireless devices, and for other purposes.
113-145 August 4, 2014 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Resolution, 2014 A joint resolution making an emergency supplemental appropriation for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, to provide funding to Israel for the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
113-146 August 7, 2014 Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 To improve the access of veterans to medical services from the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
113-147 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 815 County Road 23 in Tyrone, New York, as the "Specialist Christopher Scott Post Office Building".
113-148 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6937 Village Parkway in Dublin, California, as the "James 'Jim' Kohnen Post Office".
113-149 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 450 Lexington Avenue in New York, New York, as the "Vincent R. Sombrotto Post Office".
113-150 August 8, 2014 Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2014 To ensure compliance with the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction by countries with which the United States enjoys reciprocal obligations, to establish procedures for the prompt return of children abducted to other countries, and for other purposes.

151-200[edit]

Public law number Date of enactment Short title Description
113-151 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 13127 Broadway Street in Alden, New York, as the "Sergeant Brett E. Gornewicz Memorial Post Office".
113-152 August 8, 2014 Improving Trauma Care Act of 2014 To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to expand the definition of trauma to include thermal, electrical, chemical, radioactive, and other extrinsic agents.
113-153 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 198 Baker Street in Corning, New York, as the "Specialist Ryan P. Jayne Post Office Building".
113-154 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the desecration of cemeteries among the many forms of violations of the right to religious freedom
113-155 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To designate the facility of the United States Forest Service for the Grandfather Ranger District located at 109 Lawing Drive in Nebo, North Carolina, as the "Jason Crisp Forest Service Building".
113-156 August 8, 2014 Money Remittances Improvement Act of 2014 To allow the Secretary of the Treasury to rely on State examinations for certain financial institutions, and for other purposes.
113-157 August 8, 2014 Autism CARES Act of 2014 To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act relating to autism, and for other purposes.
113-158 August 8, 2014 (No short title) To redesignate the railroad station located at 2955 Market Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, commonly known as "30th Street Station", as the "William H. Gray III 30th Street Station".
113-159 August 8, 2014 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
113-160 August 8, 2014 Emergency Afghan Allies Extension Act of 2014 To provide additional visas for the Afghan Special Immigrant Visa Program, and for other purposes.
113-161 August 8, 2014 Near East and South Central Asia Religious Freedom Act of 2014 A bill to provide for the establishment of the Special Envoy to Promote Religious Freedom of Religious Minorities in the Near East and South Central Asia.
113-162 August 8, 2014 Assessing Progress in Haiti Act of 2014 A bill to measure the progress of recovery and development efforts in Haiti following the earthquake of January 12, 2010, and for other purposes.
113-163 August 8, 2014 Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2013 A bill to reauthorize subtitle A of the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990.
113-164 September 19, 2014 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015 Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
113-165 September 19, 2014 Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2013 A bill to reauthorize the Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp.
113-166 September 26, 2014 Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research and Education Amendments of 2013 To amend the Public Health Service Act relating to Federal research on muscular dystrophy, and for other purposes.
113-167 September 26, 2014 (No short title) To amend the Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act to clarify how the Act applies to condominiums
113-168 September 26, 2014 Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act of 2014 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the treatment of general welfare benefits provided by Indian tribes.
113-169 September 26, 2014 Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe - Fish Springs Ranch Settlement Act To ratify a water settlement agreement affecting the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, and for other purposes.
113-170 September 26, 2014 All Circuit Review Extension Act To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend the period of certain authority with respect to judicial review of Merit Systems Protection Board decisions relating to whistleblowers, and for other purposes.
113-171 September 26, 2014 (No short title) To make technical corrections to Public Law 110-229 to reflect the renaming of the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial, and for other purposes.
113-172 September 26, 2014 (No short title) To reauthorize the Defense Production Act, to improve the Defense Production Act Committee, and for other purposes.
113-173 September 26, 2014 Examination and Supervisory Privilege Parity Act of 2014 To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to specify that privilege and confidentiality are maintained when information is shared by certain nondepository covered persons with Federal and State financial regulators, and for other purposes.
113-174 September 26, 2014 (No short title) To extend the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity and the Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance for one year.
113-175 September 26, 2014 Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2014 To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend certain expiring provisions of law administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
113-176 September 26, 2014 (No short title) Approving the location of a memorial to commemorate the more than 5,000 slaves and free Black persons who fought for independence in the American Revolution.
113-177 September 26, 2014 (No short title) A bill to reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the American Falls Reservoir.
113-178 September 26, 2014 (No short title) A bill to amend the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Development Act to extend to the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park Commission.
113-179 September 26, 2014 Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act A bill to reaffirm that certain land has been taken into trust for the benefit of the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatami Indians, and for other purposes.
113-180 September 26, 2014 Emergency Medical Services for Children Reauthorization Act of 2014 A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program.
113-181 September 26, 2014 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014 A bill to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2014, 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, and for other purposes.
113-182 September 29, 2014 Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2014 To reauthorize programs authorized under the Debbie Smith Act of 2004, and for other purposes.
113-183 September 29, 2014 Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act To prevent and address sex trafficking of children in foster care, to extend and improve adoption incentives, and to improve international child support recovery.
113-184 September 29, 2014 (No short title) A joint resolution providing for the appointment of Michael Lynton as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.

Private laws[edit]

No private laws have been enacted this Congress.

Treaties[edit]

Treaty number Date of Ratification Short title Description
112-4 April 3, 2014 Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter, and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing
113-1 April 3, 2014 Convention on the Conservation and Management of High Seas Fishery Resources in the South Pacific Ocean
113-2 April 3, 2014 Convention on the Conservation and Management of High Seas Fisheries Resources in the North Pacific Ocean
113-3 April 3, 2014 Amendment to the Convention on Future Multilateral Cooperation in the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries

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