US Congress Representative Alma Adams [D]

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USHR1209Intro
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Recognizing that it is the duty of the Federal Government to develop and implement a Transgender Bill of Rights to protect and codify the rights of transgender and nonbinary people under the law and ensure their access to medical care, shelter, safet...
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2022-06-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5441Intro
25%
Addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. Specifically, the bill expands soring regulation and enfor...
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2022-06-23
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 0 .
USHB3355Intro
25%
Prohibits the transporting, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation by a person of an equine (e.g., horse) that the person has reason to believe will be slaughtered for human consumption.
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2022-06-23
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB8220Intro
25%
To authorize the Secretary of Education to carry out a grant program to assist local educational agencies with ensuring that each elementary and secondary school has at least one registered nurse on staff.
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2022-06-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3111Intro
25%
Establishes grants through the Department of Housing and Urban Development for owners of intergenerational dwellings. Grants must be used to (1) provide services such as tutoring, health care services, and after-school care; (2) perform outreach to i...
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2022-06-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 29 - 24.
USHB4495Intro
25%
Establishes a grant program through the Department of Housing and Urban Development for states and other entities to provide qualifying assistance to certain first-time, first-generation home buyers in purchasing their first homes. Qualifying assista...
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2022-06-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23.
USHB7195Intro
25%
Revises the management of whistleblower incentive awards for individuals providing original information relating to illegal monetary transactions, money laundering, or other financial crimes. Specifically, the bill establishes a minimum award for whi...
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2022-06-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1198Intro
25%
Encouraging the celebration of the month of June as LGBTQIA+ Pride Month.
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2022-06-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1193Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Federal Pell Grant program and expresses support for the designation of National Federal Pell Grant Day.
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2022-06-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR1195Intro
25%
This resolution reaffirms the goals of World Refugee Day and the commitment of the United States to promote the safety and well-being of refugees and asylum seekers.
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2022-06-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB8150Intro
25%
To amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to extend child nutrition waiver authority, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8140Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Defense (DOD) to establish a pilot program to increase capacity for historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) that are designated as high research activity status to achieve and maintain very high research activit...
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2022-06-17
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR1182Intro
25%
Recognizing June 19, 2022, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
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2022-06-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8107Intro
25%
Makes it unlawful for a state or local government to impose a tax on the retail sale of a menstrual product.
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2022-06-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB263Intro
25%
Revises requirements governing the trade of big cats (i.e., species of lion, tiger, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, or cougar or any hybrid of such species). Specifically, it revises restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats, including to r...
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2022-06-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 17.
USHB2773Engross
50%
Provides funding for the conservation or restoration of wildlife and plant species of greatest conservation need, including endangered or threatened species. For example, the bill provides funding for the wildlife conservation and restoration program...
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2022-06-15
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 424.
USHB8051Intro
25%
Imposes an additional 1000% excise tax on large capacity ammunition feeding devices and semiautomatic assault weapons. It exempts from such additional tax devices and weapons acquired by the United States or by a state or local government.
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2022-06-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3525PassEstablishes a Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture. The commission must (1) report recommendations for a plan of action for the establishment and maintenance of a National Museu...
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2022-06-13
Became Public Law No: 117-140. (TXT | PDF)
USHB8005Intro
25%
To enhance Social Security benefits and ensure the long-term solvency of the Social Security program.
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2022-06-10
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB2377Engross
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Authorizes and establishes procedures for federal courts to issue federal extreme risk protection orders. Additionally, the bill establishes grants to support the implementation of extreme risk protection order laws at the state and local levels, ext...
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2022-06-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7910Engross
50%
Makes various changes to federal firearms laws, including to establish new criminal offenses and to expand the types of weapons and devices that are subject to regulation. Among the changes, the bill generally prohibits the sale or transfer of certai...
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2022-06-09
Received in the Senate.
USHB3630Intro
25%
Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of (1) standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments that are prescribed by a physician or other specified health care p...
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2022-06-08
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Ms. Schakowsky.
USHB6087Engross
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Expands the role of nurse practitioners and physician assistants in providing services to injured federal workers under the federal workers' compensation program. Specifically, under the program, nurse practitioners and physician assistants acting wi...
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2022-06-08
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR1152Intro
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Condemning the atrocity that occurred in Buffalo, New York, on May 14, 2022, in which 10 Americans were killed and 3 were injured, and in which 11 of the 13 victims were Black Americans, condemning the Great Replacement Theory as a White supremacist ...
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2022-06-08
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1153, H. Res. 1152 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H5363; text: CR H5363)
USHB7992Intro
25%
To establish a democracy advancement and innovation program, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB7974Intro
25%
To advance research, promote awareness, and provide patient support with respect to endometriosis, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1155Intro
25%
Expressing support for contraceptive rights and access in the United States and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding comprehensive reproductive health care.
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2022-06-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7920Intro
25%
To create a civil action for non-consensual sexual protection barrier removal, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-31
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7928Intro
25%
To encourage States to voluntarily pass laws to authorize civil damages and equitable relief for nonconsensual sexual protection barrier removal, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-31
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR87Intro
25%
This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities against the Houthis in Yemen within 30 days of the enactment of this joint resolution unless Congress authorizes a later withdrawal date, issues a declaration of...
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2022-05-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7894Intro
25%
To require group health plans and group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for over-the-counter contraceptives.
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2022-05-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7904Intro
25%
To amend title 18, United States Code, to expand to all firearms the requirement that Federal firearms licensees report sales of 2 or more handguns to the same unlicensed person within 5 consecutive business days.
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2022-05-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1446Engross
50%
(Sec. 2) revises background check requirements applicable to proposed firearm transfers from a federal firearms licensee (e.g., a licensed gun dealer) to an unlicensed person. Specifically, it increases the amount of time, from 3 business days to a m...
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2022-05-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 391.
USHB8Engross
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Establishes new background check requirements for firearm transfers between private parties (i.e., unlicensed individuals). Specifically, it prohibits a firearm transfer between private parties unless a licensed gun dealer, manufacturer, or importer ...
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2022-05-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 390.
USHB3807Engross
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Addresses support for restaurants, arts and entertainment venues, and small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill provides an additional $42 billion in FY2021 for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund and gives priority to previous appl...
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2022-05-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 387.
USHB6833Engross
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Limits cost-sharing for insulin under private health insurance and the Medicare prescription drug benefit. Specifically, the bill caps cost-sharing under private health insurance for a month's supply of selected insulin products at $35 or 25% of a pl...
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2022-05-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 389.
USHB1620Engross
50%
Modifies and reauthorizes through FY2026 programs and activities under the Violence Against Women Act that seek to prevent and respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking. The bill also authorizes new programs, makes c...
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2022-05-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR1138Intro
25%
Expressing support for the designation of September 2022 as "National Leading Entertainment and Arts through Diversity Month" or "National LEAD Month", and empowering underrepresented communities to take the lead within the entertainment industry.
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2022-05-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1141Intro
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Expressing support for the designation of the week of May 23 through 27, 2022, as "Educator Mental Health Awareness Week".
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2022-05-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7639Intro
25%
To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to establish a cattle contract library, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB604Intro
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Provides support for long-term improvements to public elementary and secondary school facilities. First, the bill sets forth allocations to states and establishes a need-based grant program for local educational agencies (LEAs) to improve school faci...
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2022-05-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB7309Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2028 and expands programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The bill also revises workforce investment, vocational rehabilitation, employment, training, and literacy programs for eligible individuals. F...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7701Intro
25%
Requires employers to make initial and modified disclosures to employees of the terms of their employment, provide such employees with regular paystubs, and make a final payment to an employee for uncompensated work hours within 14 days of the employ...
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2022-05-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB7814Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to health care providers to enhance the physical and cyber security of their facilities, personnel, and patients.
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2022-05-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7787Intro
25%
To allow Federal personnel stationed abroad to return to the United States with dogs, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB903Engross
50%
Modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill by December 31, 2022, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) ...
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2022-05-16
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5129Engross
50%
Reauthorizes the Community Services Block Grant program through FY2032 and otherwise modifies the program. The program supports various antipoverty activities, primarily through formula-based allotments to states, Indian tribes, and territories. In p...
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2022-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2499Engross
50%
Makes it easier for federally employed firefighters who contract certain illnesses to qualify for federal workers' compensation. Specifically, the bill provides that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, mesothelioma, and specified other cancers of ...
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2022-05-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHCR89Intro
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Expressing opposition to the criminalization of essential health care, including the full range of sexual and reproductive health care such as abortion, gender-affirming care, and contraceptive care, and disapproving of the criminalization of pregnan...
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2022-05-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6015Engross
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Provides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Benjamin Berell Ferencz in recognition of his service to the United States and the international community during the post-World War II Nuremberg trials and his lifelong advocacy for internation...
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2022-05-11
Received in the Senate.
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