Bills Pending US Congress Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee

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USSB6Intro
25%
A bill to improve the requirements for making a determination of interchangeability of a biological product and its reference product.
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2022-11-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2Intro
25%
A bill to support national training, technical assistance, and resource centers, to ensure that all individuals with significant expressive communication disabilities have access to the augmentative and alternative communication the individuals need ...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5105Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Education to develop and disseminate an evidence-based curriculum for kindergarten through grade 12 on substance use disorders.
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2022-11-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5107Intro
25%
A bill to strengthen the collection of data regarding interactions between law enforcement officers and individuals with disabilities.
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2022-11-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5104Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require the National Advisory Council on Indian Education to include at least 1 member who is the president of a Tribal College or University and to require the Secretaries of Educ...
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2022-11-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5093Intro
25%
A bill to further protect patients and improve the accuracy of provider directory information by eliminating ghost networks.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5095Intro
25%
Requires the Research, Demonstration, and Evaluation Center for the Aging Network to carry out and evaluate a pilot program to address food insecurity and hunger among older adults and adults with disabilities.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5073Intro
25%
Requires the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to conduct a public education campaign to increase oral health literacy and awareness. HRSA must design the campaign to focus on children, pregnant women, parents, older adults, people ...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5072Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for institutional ineligibility based on low cohort repayment rates and to require risk-sharing payments of institutions of higher education.
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2022-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5069Intro
25%
Establishes and modifies certain requirements related to mandatory reporting of suspected and known incidents of child abuse. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to provide grants for campaigns to educate the p...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7780Engross
50%
Requires certain federal actions to increase access to mental and behavioral health care. Among other provisions, the bill creates various grants to increase the number of school-based mental health services providers, establishes requirements for in...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8163Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and modifies activities of the Department of Health and Human Services related to trauma care. Specific changes include requiring the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response to develop guidance for ...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5056Intro
25%
Prohibits the award of federal funds to EcoHealth Alliance, Inc (including any subsidiaries or related organizations). This is a nonprofit research organization that studies coronaviruses in bat populations and other environmental health concerns. Th...
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5064Intro
25%
Expands access to school libraries and literacy skills support for elementary and secondary school students, including by authorizing comprehensive literacy state development grants and increasing the number of state-certified school librarians in hi...
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5013Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education to award grants for protection and advocacy systems to protect and advocate the rights of students with disabilities.
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5047Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 and the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act to combat campus sexual assault, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5028Intro
25%
Requires state workforce development plans to describe how the state will prioritize funding evidence-based programs that demonstrate positive outcomes for their target populations.
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSCR48Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution recognizes the disparity in wages paid to Black women and its impact on women, families, and the nation, and reaffirms Congress' support for ensuring equal pay and closing the gender wage gap.
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB5065Intro
25%
A bill to provide for institutional risk-sharing in the Federal student loan programs.
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2022-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4978Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 grants awarded to state offices of rural health for improving health care in rural areas.
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2022-09-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4973Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to clarify the fiduciary duties regarding asset classes.
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2022-09-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4970Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education to encourage institutions of higher education to develop and implement comprehensive campus mental health and suicide prevention plans.
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2022-09-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4993Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to local educational agencies for developing outdoor learning spaces on school grounds. Outdoor learning space refers to an outdoor physical space on school grounds that is (1) dedicated to mee...
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2022-09-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4998Intro
25%
A bill to establish uniform accessibility standards for websites and applications of employers, employment agencies, labor organizations, joint labor-management committees, public entities, public accommodations, testing entities, and commercial prov...
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2022-09-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8542Engross
50%
Creates a grant program for states, tribal entities, and local governments to train and dispatch mental health professionals to respond, instead of law enforcement officers, to emergencies that involve people with behavioral health needs. The Substan...
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2022-09-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4929Intro
25%
Requires entities that acquire or transfer human bodies or body parts for education, research, or the advancement of medical, dental, or mortuary science to register with the Department of Health and Human Services. Registered entities must comply wi...
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2022-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR792Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of November 2022 as National Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Awareness Month. Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is a genetic disease that increases the risk of harm to the lungs, liver, skin, and blood vessels.
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2022-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4936Intro
25%
A bill to establish a National Council on African American History and Culture within the National Endowment for the Humanities, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4918Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the use of patents, trade secrets, or other intellectual property to inhibit competition.
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2022-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4928Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for a compensation program for individuals who developed a beryllium-related illness or sensitivity and who were exposed to beryllium while working at certain Department of Energy facilities or for beryllium vendors. (Beryllium is...
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2022-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4917Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 the Minority Fellowship Program carried out by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. The program supports the education and training of minority students who are studying for advanced degrees in a ...
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2022-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4912Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to repay a portion of student law default, to make student loan debts dischargeable in bankruptcy, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4906Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 the National Neurological Conditions Surveillance System. The system, managed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tracks the epidemiology of neurological conditions using various data sources, tools, and ana...
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2022-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1433Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2025 the Helen Keller National Center for Youths and Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind.
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2022-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7181Engross
50%
Requires the posting of contact information of the national human trafficking hotline in specific places. Specifically, the information must be posted in a visible place in all federal buildings; in the restrooms of each U.S. aircraft, airport, over-...
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2022-09-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4892Intro
25%
Requires elementary and middle schools, as a condition of receiving federal funds, to obtain parental consent under specified circumstances. Specifically, an elementary school or a school consisting of only grades 5-8 must obtain parental consent bef...
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2022-09-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR771Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for National Stillbirth Prevention Day.
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2022-09-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4862Intro
25%
Establishes a commission to investigate and make recommendations on an annual basis about policies to address aspects of long-term care, such as financing options, affordability of services, and caregiver supports. The commission terminates 10 years ...
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2022-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4871Intro
25%
Supports efforts related to behavioral health crisis care, with a particular focus on the 9-8-8 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline (a three-digit number that connects callers in suicidal crisis or mental health distress to a national network of crisis cente...
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2022-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR766Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of September 16, 2022, as National Concussion Awareness Day.
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2022-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4866Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants for establishing sickle cell disease treatment centers that operate using a hub-and-spoke framework to provide integrated, longitudinal health care for patients with the disease and ...
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2022-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4874Intro
25%
A bill to establish an Early Federal Pell Grant Commitment Program.
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2022-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4867Intro
25%
A bill to provide enhanced student loan relief to educators.
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2022-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4846Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1985 to require institutions of higher education to have an independent advocate for campus sexual assault prevention and response.
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2022-09-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4844Intro
25%
Sets out a pilot program to support state agencies, state boards of nursing, nursing schools, or other eligible entities with establishing or expanding state-based nursing workforce centers that carry out research, planning, and programs to address n...
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2022-09-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4851Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to carry out a project to prevent and cure Parkinson's disease (a progressive brain disorder that causes unintended or uncontrollable movements) and related conditions. Among other components...
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2022-09-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4845Intro
25%
A bill to provide for safe schools and safe communities.
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2022-09-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4827Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to address sepsis. (Sepsis is a life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by a dysregulated host response to infection.) In particular, HHS must standardize the definition of sepsis; make seps...
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2022-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4839Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and otherwise changes the State Opioid Response Grant program. This program, which is managed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, provides funding for states, territories, and Indian tribes an...
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2022-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4823Intro
25%
Requires employers of commercial truck drivers to provide overtime pay to such drivers engaged in a workweek longer than 40 hours.
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2022-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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