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USSB1175IntroRequires the Office of Management and Budget, by 30 days after the bill's enactment, to categorize public safety telecommunicators as a protective service occupation under the Standard Occupational Classification System.
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2021-04-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1158IntroProvides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1116IntroA bill to amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to create a presumption that a disability or death of a Federal employee in fire protection activities caused by any of certain diseases is the result of the performance of such employees dut...
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2021-04-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1113IntroAuthorizes the granting of an occupancy license to any person who requests access to a right-of-way that is owned by the federal government in order to place, construct, modify, or operate facilities for the provision of broadband service. Specifical...
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2021-04-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1094IntroA bill to ensure that certain materials used in carrying out Federal infrastructure aid programs are made in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1100IntroDirects Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to take steps to address mental health issues among immigrants and CBP agents and officers. It also restricts the sharing of mental health information for use in certain immigration proceedings. CBP shall d...
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2021-04-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1082IntroA bill to prohibit Federal agencies from establishing policies that prohibit the service of particular types of food in dining facilities of agencies.
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2021-04-13
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USSB1048IntroRequires the Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation to require that a contractor, as a condition for being awarded a contract for the procurement of goods or services, disclose recent or current contracts o...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1062IntroProhibits federal procurement of solar panels manufactured or assembled in China. Specifically, the bill directs the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to develop standards and guidelines for executive agencies to prohibit (1) federal funds from b...
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2021-03-25
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USSB1052IntroRequires the Bureau of the Census to determine income and poverty levels in the United States in a manner that accounts for the receipt of federal benefits. Specifically, beginning in FY2021, the bureau must collect, in addition to the data collected...
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2021-03-25
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USSB1001IntroEstablishes in the legislative branch the Pandemic Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Commission to make recommendations and propose legislation for modification, consolidation, harmonization, or repeal of regulations to reduce compliance costs, en...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB969IntroRepeals or modifies any agency rule that is temporarily waived or modified during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency, subject to a review process.The bill specifies procedures for Congress and the heads of agencies ...
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2021-03-25
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USSB1028IntroRequires the Federal Emergency Management Agency to award grants for states to assist homeowners, small-business owners, and condominium associations in preventing, mitigating, and repairing structural damage to concrete foundations that contain pyrr...
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2021-03-25
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USSB950IntroProhibits Members of Congress from being paid in a fiscal year until both chambers approve the budget resolution and pass all regular appropriations bills for that fiscal year. Retroactive pay is prohibited for such a period.
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2021-03-24
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USSB932IntroEstablishes the Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel, a body to review decisions related to the classification of information, and contains other related provisions. The appeals panel shall provide the public and authorized users of the ...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB925IntroProvides for the establishment of the Federal Agency Sunset Commission to submit to Congress a schedule for review and abolishment of each agency, including each advisory committee. The schedule for review shall be in the form of a joint resolution. ...
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2021-03-23
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USSB824IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 17 East Main Street in Herington, Kansas, as the "Captain Emil J. Kapaun Post Office Building."
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2021-03-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB838IntroProvides that any hours worked by a firefighter under a qualified trade-of-time arrangement shall be disregarded for purposes of determining eligibility for, or the amount of, any overtime pay. The bill defines qualified trade-of-time arrangement as ...
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2021-03-18
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USSB845IntroProhibits personnel retaliation against federal employees and applicants for employment who file requests under the Freedom of Information Act or the Privacy Act or who seek related administrative or judicial actions.
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2021-03-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB857IntroReplaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-03-18
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USSB790IntroRevises provisions regarding federal advisory committees, including to (1) require designation of committee members as special government employees or representatives, (2) apply the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) to subcommittees and subgroups...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB761IntroRequires the Office of Management and Budget to establish and maintain a publicly accessible and searchable database of fossil fuel-powered travel by the President, the Vice President, and political appointees where such travel is on official busines...
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2021-03-16
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USSB760IntroRequires recipients of federal funds to disclose financing information relating to programs, projects, or activities carried out using such funds. Specifically, such a recipient (including a state or local government or a recipient of a federal resea...
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2021-03-16
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USSB702IntroProhibits federal funding of, or support for, state databases that list (1) firearms lawfully owned or possessed by individuals, or (2) individuals who lawfully own or possess firearms.
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2021-03-11
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USSB681IntroRequires U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to collect and report various information about detained individuals, including data on COVID-19 (i.e., co...
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2021-03-10
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USSB678IntroEstablishes English as the official language of the United States. It establishes a framework for implementation and enforcement, including by testing English as part of the naturalization process.
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2021-03-10
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USSB628IntroEstablishes requirements concerning the posting of agency guidance documents. Specifically, an agency must publish guidance documents online on the dates they are issued, publish all of its guidance documents that are in effect in a single location o...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB587IntroLimits the circumstances under which the President or certain agency heads may remove an Inspector General or place an Inspector General on non-duty status. Before an Inspector General may be removed, Congress must be given a detailed account of the ...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB606IntroAddresses issues related to the impact of climate change on the economy, including federal retirement plans. The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board must establish an advisory panel on the economics of climate change to advise on how the board...
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2021-03-04
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USSB561IntroModifies pay rates for federal employees in 2022. Specifically, the bill increases rates under the statutory pay systems and for prevailing rate employees by 2.2%, and increases locality pay by 1%.
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2021-03-03
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USSB564IntroProhibits a Member of Congress or certain congressional officers or employees from (1) purchasing or selling specified investments, (2) entering into a transaction that creates a net short position in a security, or (3) serving as an officer or membe...
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2021-03-03
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USSB538IntroInvalidates certain provisions of the District of Columbia Municipal Regulations as added by the final rulemaking of the State Superintendent of Education of the District of Columbia issued on December 7, 2016, that require a staff member of a child ...
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2021-03-02
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USSB521IntroDirects the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to sell each copy of the Multinational Species Conservation Fund Semipostal Stamp and notify Congress when all copies have been sold. If the USPS destroys one or more such stamps before this bill's enactment, it...
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2021-03-02
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USSB471IntroAllows future Members of the House of Representatives to opt out of the Federal Employees Retirement System, an option currently available to Members of the House who began serving before September 30, 2003, and all Senators. In addition, it permits ...
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2021-02-25
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USSB472IntroExcludes future Members of Congress from the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) and requires Members currently enrolled in FERS or the Civil Service Retirement System to opt in to continue their enrollment.
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2021-02-25
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USSB489IntroDisqualifies individuals with delinquent tax debt from federal employment and requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to regularly publish a report on the tax liabilities of federal employees. Specifically, the bill disqualifies both applicants a...
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2021-02-25
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USSB460IntroExtends the authority for federal agencies to reimburse federal contractors for paid leave provided to employees unable to perform work due to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic from March 31, 2021, to September 30, 2021.
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2021-02-25
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USSB463IntroTerminates a declaration of national emergency made by the President after 72 hours unless Congress enacts a joint resolution to renew the declaration. It also bars subsequent presidential declarations of emergency during the remainder of a president...
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2021-02-25
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USSB442IntroExpands requirements relating to the procurement and use of energy-efficient lighting in federal buildings. Under current law, public buildings that are constructed or managed by the General Services Administration (GSA) must be equipped with energy-...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB813EngrossDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1050 Sunset Road Southwest in Albuquerque, New Mexico, as the "Jose Hernandez Post Office Building."
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2021-02-24
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB419IntroExempts certain air traffic controllers from a required reduction in their retirement annuity payment on account of earnings from certain work performed while entitled to such annuity. Under current law, retired Federal Aviation Administration air tr...
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2021-02-24
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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
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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
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB323IntroTerminates the Department of Education on December 31, 2021.
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2021-02-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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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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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USSB223IntroModifies the federal framework governing the prevention of online sexual exploitation of children. The bill establishes within the Executive Office of the President a new office—the Office to Enforce and Protect Against Child Sexual Exploitation—...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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