The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA


July 20, 2013

What they wrote: Bills authored by Barletta, Marino

Through their first 30 months in Congress, U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta has authored 18 bills, and U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, 24.

Bills authored by Barletta, R-11, of Hazleton:

113th Congress

House Resolution 2631: Visa Overstay Enforcement Act of 2013

Introduced: July 09, 2013

Referred to Committee: July 09, 2013

H.R. 2630: 1986 Amnesty Transparency Act

Introduced: July 09, 2013

Referred to Committee: July 09, 2013

H.R. 2612: Public Buildings Savings and Reform Act of 2013

Introduced: July 08, 2013

Reported by Committee: July 10, 2013

H.Con.Res. 32: Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition.

Introduced: April 18, 2013

Agreed to (concurrent resolution): May 08, 2013


H.Con.Res. 18: Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service.

Introduced: Feb. 26, 2013

Agreed To (concurrent resolution): March 21, 2013


H.R. 692: Protecting Department of Homeland Security Personnel Act of 2013

Introduced: Feb. 14, 2013

Referred to Committee: Feb. 14, 2013


H.R. 497: America Works Act

Introduced: Feb. 05, 2013

Referred to Committee: Feb. 5, 2013

112th Congress

H.R. 6595: Joint Military Heritage Preservation Act of 2012

Introduced: Nov. 16, 2012

Referred to Committee: Nov. 16, 2012

H.R. 6296: Disaster Loan Fairness Act of 2012

Introduced: Aug. 02, 2012

Passed House: Sept. 19, 2012

H.Res. 761: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the practice of gassing stray cats and dogs.

Introduced: Aug. 02, 2012

Referred to Committee: Aug. 02, 2012


H.Res. 743: Expressing the sense of Congress that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the Nation’s coal miners.

Introduced: July 26, 2012

Referred to Committee: July 26, 2012

H.R. 6070: To require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study to determine the impact on the United States of the policy announced by the Secretary of Homeland Security on June 15, 2012, concerning the exercise of prosecutorial discretion with respect to individuals who came to the United States illegally as children, and for other purposes.

Introduced: June 29, 2012

Referred to Committee: June 29, 2012


H.R. 6069: Protecting Department of Homeland Security Personnel Act

Introduced: June 29, 2012

Referred to Committee: June 29, 2012


H.R. 4626: To extend the suspension of duty on certain air pressure distillation columns.

Introduced: April 25, 2012

Referred to Committee: April 25, 2012


H.R. 3042: Disaster Loan Fairness Act of 2011

Introduced: Sept. 23, 2011

Referred to Committee: Sept. 23, 2011


H.R. 2416: Monroe County HUBZone Extension Act of 2011

Introduced: July 06, 2011

Referred to Committee: July 06, 2011


H.R. 2415: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11 Dock Street in Pittston, Pennsylvania, as the “Trooper Joshua D. Miller Post Office Building”.

Introduced: July 06, 2011

Signed by the president: June 05, 2012


H.R. 2057: Mobilizing Against Sanctuary Cities Act of 2011

Introduced: May 31, 2011

Referred to Committee: May 31, 2011


Bills authored by Marino, R-10, of Cogan Station:

113th Congress

H.R. 2641: RAPID Act

Introduced: July 10, 2013

Referred to Committee: July 10, 2013

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