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USSB403IntroProhibits federal construction contracts or controlling documents for federally supported construction projects from requiring or prohibiting project labor agreements. Such documents also may not discriminate against or give preference to a bidder or...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB772EngrossDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 229 Minnetonka Avenue South in Wayzata, Minnesota, as the "Jim Ramstad Post Office."
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2021-02-24
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USSB407IntroEstablishes the service of Air America employees as qualifying service for purposes of the Civil Service Retirement System. (Air America was a government-owned airline that provided air transport for certain covert operations in Southeast Asia, inclu...
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2021-02-24
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USSB398IntroSpecifies that utility line technicians responding to a major disaster or emergency qualify as emergency response providers.
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2021-02-23
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USSB392IntroRequires a federal agency seeking to relocate more than 5% of its employees or more than 100 employees to conduct and make public a comprehensive cost-benefit analysis of the proposed change. Specifically, the agency must conduct such analysis and su...
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2021-02-23
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USSB363IntroAddresses domestic content requirements and narrows instances in which waivers may be granted. Specifically, the bill directs the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), acting through the Office for Federal Procurement Policy, to promulgate regulatio...
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2021-02-23
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USSB323IntroTerminates the Department of Education on December 31, 2021.
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2021-02-12
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USSB280IntroRequires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to (1) revise its 2018-2022 Strategic Plan to ensure that the plan explicitly mentions climate change and addresses the implications of climate change on homeland security and near- and long-ter...
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2021-02-08
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USSJR7IntroThis joint resolution nullifies the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Minor Consent for Vaccinations Amendment Act of 2020, enacted by the council on December 23, 2020, and transmitted on February 4, 2021 [sic], to Congress ...
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2021-02-08
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USSB290IntroDirects the President to designate an employee of the National Security Council to be the permanent coordinator for pandemic prevention and response for the federal government. The coordinator shall (1) serve as the principal advisor to the President...
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2021-02-08
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USSB223IntroA bill to establish the Office to Enforce and Protect Against Child Sexual Exploitation.
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2021-02-04
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USSB268IntroEstablishes whistleblower protections for government contractors and private sector workers who may witness waste, fraud, or abuse or be victims of misconduct with respect to a COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic-related program, proje...
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2021-02-04
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USSB241IntroTerminates a declaration of national emergency made by the President after 30 days unless Congress votes to extend the declaration. (Currently, Congress can cancel an emergency declaration only by passing a resolution that can withstand a presidentia...
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2021-02-04
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USSB191IntroRequires the removal of federal employees who knowingly and willfully make false statements to the government, misappropriate funds, or enter inaccurate information into the government's public spending website (USAspending.gov).
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2021-02-03
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USSB170IntroRevises rulemaking requirements with respect to unfunded mandates. Specifically, the bill requires federal agencies to prepare and publish in the Federal Register an initial and final regulatory impact analysis prior to promulgating any proposed or f...
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2021-02-02
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USSB145IntroRepeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2021-02-01
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USSB114IntroPermanently reauthorizes and amends the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Program, which provides education funding for the District of Columbia, including for private school vouchers, public schools, and public charter schools. The bil...
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2021-01-28
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USSB129IntroAllows disabled federal first responders (e.g., law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, and firefighters) to continue receiving federal retirement benefits in the same manner as though they had not been disabled. Under curre...
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2021-01-28
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USSB138IntroExempts federal wildland firefighters in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture from certain premium pay limitations for work relating to wildfire emergencies. The bill applies retroactively to January 1, 2020.
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2021-01-28
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USSB90IntroRestricts the authority of the President to assume control of the District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Department during an emergency.
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2021-01-28
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USSB84IntroProhibits an act of Congress from containing any delegation of legislative powers, whether to any component within the legislative branch, the President or any other member of the executive branch, the judicial branch, any agency or quasi-public agen...
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2021-01-28
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USSB68IntroRevises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. Specifically, the bill establishes a congressional approval process for a major rule. A major rule may only take effect if Congress approves of the rule. A major rule is a rule...
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2021-01-27
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USSB55IntroEliminates automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress, beginning with the 118th Congress.
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2021-01-26
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USSB51IntroProvides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-01-26
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USSB48IntroA bill to reduce a portion of the annual pay of Members of Congress for the failure to adopt a concurrent resolution on the budget which does not provide for a balanced budget, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-26
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USSB19IntroAuthorizes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to approve state, local, and Indian tribal government plans to partner with small and mid-size restaurants and nonprofit organizations to provide nutritious meals to individuals in need. Speci...
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2021-01-22
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USSB18IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 229 Minnetonka Avenue South in Wayzata, Minnesota, as the "Jim Ramstad Post Office."
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2021-01-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB26EngrossProhibits the federal government from using reverse auctions for complex, specialized, or substantial design and construction services. Reverse auctions allow the sellers to bid down the price of a project and typically result in the contractor with ...
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2021-01-06
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USHB22EngrossRequires federal agencies to make budget justification materials available to the public on a website. The bill also requires the Office of Management and Budget to make certain details regarding the materials available to the public, including a lis...
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2021-01-06
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USHB21EngrossProvides statutory authority for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) within the General Services Administration (GSA). The GSA must establish a government-wide program that provides the authoritative standardized approach ...
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2021-01-06
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USHB23EngrossRequires the President to notify Congress each time the President places an inspector general on nonduty status. If the President fails to make a formal nomination for a vacant inspector general position within 210 days after the vacancy occurred, th...
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2021-01-06
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USHB27EngrossRequires executive agencies to submit information regarding settlement agreements to a public database. Specifically, an agency must submit information regarding any settlement agreement (including a consent decree) entered into by the agency related...
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2021-01-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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