Building Construction

Title: Relating to relating to requirements for building construction contracts entered into by public school districts.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3434

Subjects: Education, Education--primary & Secondary, Education--primary & Secondary--facilities, Education--primary & Secondary--general, Purchasing, Purchasing--local, Education Agency, Texas, Education--school Districts, Building Construction, Facilities Commission, Texas

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; creating a criminal offense and affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1456

Subjects: City Government, City Government--land Use & Zoning, County Government, County Government--land Use & Zoning, Safety, Building Construction

  

100% Republican support

Title: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to promote Israeli-Palestinian peace.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HR-226

Subjects: International Affairs, Arab-israeli Relations, Building Construction, Conflicts And Wars, Congressional Tributes, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, International Law And Treaties, International Organizations And Cooperation, Israel, Middle East

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Earthquake Mitigation Incentive and Tax Parity Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1691

Subjects: Taxation, Building Construction, Income Tax Exclusion, Natural Disasters, Residential Rehabilitation And Home Repair

     

62% Democrat support
37% Republican support

Title: Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1661

Subjects: Taxation, Alternative And Renewable Resources, Building Construction, Business Investment And Capital, Energy Efficiency And Conservation, Housing Finance And Home Ownership, Housing Supply And Affordability, Income Tax Credits, Indian Social And Development Programs, Low- And Moderate-income Housing

        

45% Republican support
54% Democrat support
0% Unaffiliated support

Title: TARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1625

Subjects: International Affairs, Criminal Investigation, Prosecution, Interrogation, Human Trafficking, Organized Crime, Economics And Public Finance, Access Board, Administrative Law And Regulatory Procedures, Adoption And Foster Care, Afghanistan, Agricultural Conservation And Pollution

        

53% Republican support
43% Democrat support
2% Unaffiliated support

Title: South China Sea and East China Sea Sanctions Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.659

Subjects: International Affairs, Alliances, Asia, Aviation And Airports, Bank Accounts, Deposits, Capital, Building Construction, China, Congressional Oversight, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Foreign Aid And International Relief

     

66% Republican support
33% Democrat support

Title: ADA Lawsuit Clarification Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1493

Subjects: Law, Building Construction, Civil Actions And Liability, Consumer Affairs, Disability And Health-based Discrimination, Foreign Language And Bilingual Programs, Government Information And Archives

  

100% Republican support

Title: Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1443

Subjects: Energy, Administrative Law And Regulatory Procedures, Advisory Bodies, Alternative And Renewable Resources, Building Construction, Computers And Information Technology, Congressional Oversight, Consumer Affairs, Department Of Energy, Department Of Housing And Urban Development

     

14% Republican support
85% Democrat support

Title: National Institute of Standards and Technology Surviving Unprecedented Climate Change Effects with Standard Setting (NIST SUCCESS) Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1464

Subjects: Science, Technology, Communications, Atmospheric Science And Weather, Building Construction, Climate Change And Greenhouse Gases, Department Of Commerce, Fires, Government Information And Archives, Marine And Coastal Resources, Fisheries, Scientific Communication, Air Quality

     

92% Democrat support
7% Republican support

Title: Timber Innovation Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.538

Subjects: Public Lands And Natural Resources, Advanced Technology And Technological Innovations, Building Construction, Environmental Assessment, Monitoring, Research, Forests, Forestry, Trees, Manufacturing, Research Administration And Funding, Research And Development, Technology Transfer And Commercialization, Wildlife Conservation And Habitat Protection

        

50% Democrat support
45% Republican support
5% Independent support

Title: Timber Innovation Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1380

Subjects: Public Lands And Natural Resources, Manufacturing, Research Administration And Funding, Research And Development, Technology Transfer And Commercialization, Advanced Technology And Technological Innovations, Building Construction, Environmental Assessment, Monitoring, Research, Forests, Forestry, Trees, Wildlife Conservation And Habitat Protection

     

51% Democrat support
48% Republican support

Title: Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.548

Subjects: Taxation, Alternative And Renewable Resources, Building Construction, Business Investment And Capital, Energy Efficiency And Conservation, Housing Finance And Home Ownership, Housing Supply And Affordability, Income Tax Credits, Indian Social And Development Programs, Inflation And Prices

        

71% Democrat support
23% Republican support
4% Independent support

Title: Relating to benefits offered to purchasers by builders of new residences.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-2385

Subjects: Business & Commerce, Business & Commerce--general, Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Property Interests, Property Interests--mortgages & Liens, Property Interests--real Property, Building Construction

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to prerequisites to asserting certain claims arising from certain construction defects.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-2343

Subjects: Business & Commerce, Business & Commerce--general, Property Interests, Property Interests--real Property, Building Construction, Contractors & Subcontractors, Transportation, Texas Department Of, Civil Remedies & Liabilities

  

100% Republican support

Title: GRAND Act Generational Residences and Nurturing Dwellings Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1260

Subjects: Housing And Community Development, Adoption And Foster Care, Building Construction, Child Care And Development, Family Relationships, Housing And Community Development Funding, Housing For The Elderly And Disabled, Low- And Moderate-income Housing, Residential Rehabilitation And Home Repair, Social Work, Volunteer Service, Charitable Organizations

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Historic Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.425

Subjects: Taxation, Building Construction, Historic Sites And Heritage Areas, Income Tax Credits, Residential Rehabilitation And Home Repair, Tax-exempt Organizations

     

71% Democrat support
28% Republican support

Title: Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-2040

Subjects: City Government, City Government--land Use & Zoning, County Government, County Government--land Use & Zoning, Safety, Building Construction

  

100% Republican support

Title: Historic Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1158

Subjects: Taxation, Building Construction, Tax-exempt Organizations, Historic Sites And Heritage Areas, Income Tax Credits, Residential Rehabilitation And Home Repair

     

53% Republican support
46% Democrat support

Title: Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.385

Subjects: Energy, Administrative Law And Regulatory Procedures, Advisory Bodies, Alternative And Renewable Resources, Building Construction, Computers And Information Technology, Congressional Oversight, Consumer Affairs, Department Of Energy, Department Of Housing And Urban Development

     

33% Republican support
66% Democrat support