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Vote on the Latest Senate Bills

The Senate has taken off for the rest of August. And like members of the House, senators introduced a whole bunch of bills just before going into recess.

The very latest are listed below. You can express your opinion with a quick vote on any or all of them—at least the ones whose meanings you can figure out…

Take a look. Click to vote. A new page or tab will open for that bill. Then you can return here and vote on the next one down the list! (If you want to glance at what the bill is about before you vote, click on the link.)

S. 3708
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to clarify the application of EHR payment incentives in cases of multi-campus hospitals
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S. 3709
A bill to amend the Public Health Services Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes
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S. 3710
A bill to improve broadband coverage and service throughout the United States, especially in rural and tribal areas, and spectrum coverage for public safety broadband communication services, and for other purposes
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S. 3711
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish, promote, and support a comprehensive prevention, education, research, and medical management referral program for viral hepatitis infection that will lead to a marked reduction in the disease burden associated with chronic viral hepatitis and liver cancer
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S. 3712
The Economic Growth and Jobs Protection Act of 2010
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S. 3713
A bill to improve post-employment restrictions on representation of foreign entities by senior Government officers and employees
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S. 3714
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for clean coal technology, and for other purposes
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S. 3715
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain tax incentives for alternative vehicles, to establish a battery insurance program within the Department of Energy, and for other purposes
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S. 3716
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax incentive for the installation and maintenance of mechanical insulation property
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S. 3717
A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Company Act of 1940, and the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to provide for certain disclosures under section 552 of title 5, United States Code, (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes
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S. 3718
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that beneficiaries of Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance receive financial counseling and disclosure information regarding life insurance payments, and for other purposes
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S. 3719
A bill to establish a grant program for first responder agencies that experience an extraordinary financial burden resulting from the deployment of employees
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S. 3720
A bill to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, to authorize a national grant program for on-the-job training
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S. 3721
A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for border security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes
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S. 3722
A bill to repeal the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act of 2001
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S. 3723
A bill to prohibit taxpayer funding of insurance plans or health care programs that cover abortion
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S. 3724
A bill to direct the Secretary of Education to pay to Fort Lewis College in the State of Colorado an amount equal to the tuition charges for Indian students who are not residents of the State of Colorado
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S. 3725
The Enforcing Orders and Reducing Circumvention and Evasion Act of 2010
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S. 3726
A bill to enhance pre- and post-adoptive support services
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S. 3727
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to the offense of stalking
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S. 3728
A bill to amend title 17, United States Code, to extend protection to fashion design, and for other purposes
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S. 3729
An original bill to authorize the programs of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for fiscal years 2011 through 2013, and for other purposes
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S. 3730
A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to publish in the Federal Register a list of States that have not submitted certain information required under chapter 69 of title 31, United States Code
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S. 3731
A bill to require the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to conduct a competition to award grants for the development of nonstationary radio over Internet protocol devices that support mission-critical broadband voice and data communications of public safety personnel, and for other purposes
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S. 3732
A bill to establish within the Department of Education the Innovation Inspiration school grant program, and for other purposes
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S. 3733
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce overidentification of individuals with disabilities, and reduce disciplinary problems in school, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
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S. 3734
A bill to require the President to submit reports and certifications to Congress on the duties of certain employees who are appointed without the advice and consent of the Senate, and for other purposes
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S. 3735
A bill to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to improve the use of certain registered pesticides
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S. 3736
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to allow States to opt out of the corn ethanol portions of the renewable fuel standard
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S. 3737
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly
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S. 3738
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for clean energy manufacturing to reduce emissions, to produce renewable energy, to promote conservation, and for other purposes
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S. 3739
The Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2010
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S. 3740
A bill to supplement State jurisdiction in Alaska Native villages with Federal and tribal resources to improve the quality of life in rural Alaska while reducing domestic violence against Native women and children and to reduce alcohol and drug abuse and for other purposes
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S. 3741
A bill to provide U.S. Customs and Border Protection with authority to more aggressively enforce trade laws relating to textile or apparel articles, and for other purposes
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S. 3742
A bill to protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach
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S. 3743
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to incorporate regional transportation planning organizations into statewide transportation planning, and for other purposes
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S. 3744
A bill to establish Pinnacles National Park in the State of California as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes
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S. 3745
The Rural Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2010
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S. 3746
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to improve the loan guarantee program of the Department of Energy under title XVII of that Act
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S. 3747
A bill to provide for a reduction and limitation on the total number of Federal employees, and for other purposes
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S. 3748
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the retention of members of the reserve components on active duty for a period of 45 days following an extended deployment in contingency operations of homeland defense missions to support their reintegration into civilian life, and for other purposes
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S. 3749
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to encourage investment in the expansion of freight rail infrastructure capacity and to enhance modal tax equity
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S. 3750
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to include certain inland lakes within a coastal water monitoring and grant program
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S. 3751
The Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act of 2010
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S. 3752
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to streamline Indian energy development, to enhance programs to support Indian energy development and efficiency, to make technical corrections, and for other purposes
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S. 3753
The Preventing Unemployment Act of 2010
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S. 3754
A bill to provide funding for the settlement of lawsuits against the Federal government for discrimination against Black Farmers and the mismanagement of Native American trust accounts
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S. 3755
A bill to ensure fairness in admiralty and maritime law and for other purposes
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S. 3756
A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide public safety providers an additional 10 megahertz of spectrum to support a national, interoperable wireless broadband network and authorize the Federal Communications Commission to hold incentive auctions to provide funding to support such a network, and for other purposes
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S. 3757
A bill to reaffirm United States objectives in Ethiopia and encourage critical democratic and humanitarian principles and practices, and for other purposes
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S. 3758
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish and enforce a maximum somatic cell count requirement for fluid milk
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S. 3759
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to authorize the Secretary of Energy to issue conditional commitments for loan guarantees under certain circumstances
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S. 3760
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand personal savings and retirement savings coverage by allowing employees not covered by qualified retirement plans to save for retirement through automatic IRAs, and for other purposes
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S. 3761
A bill to ensure that amounts appropriated to the Bureau of Indian Affairs under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 remain available until September 30, 2010
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S. 3762
A bill to reinstate funds to the Federal Land Disposal Account
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S. 3763
A bill to improve safety and preparedness surrounding offshore energy production and to respond to the blowout and explosion of the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon that occurred on April 20, 2010, and resulting hydrocarbon releases into the environment, and for other purposes
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S. 3764
A bill to amend section 1716E of title 18, United States Code, to clarify the application of the exception for the noncommercial mailing of tobacco products to members of the Armed Forces
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