US Congress Representative Ann Kuster [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB2379Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and expands the scope of the State Opioid Response Grant program that is administered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Current law limits the use of these grants to specifically address the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-19
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB5605Intro
25%
To establish a grant program that provides grants to States, Indian Tribal governments, Federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, local governments, and community-based organizations to establish and support PrEP programs, and for oth...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3222Intro
25%
Establishes the Alabama Black Belt National Heritage Area in Alabama, consisting of land in Bibb, Bullock, Butler, Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Lowndes, Macon, Marengo, Monroe, Montgomery, Perry, Pickens, Sumter, Washington, and Wi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2119Intro
25%
Modifies, expands, and reauthorizes through FY2026 the Family Violence and Prevention Services program, which funds emergency shelters and supports related assistance for victims of domestic violence. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-12
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 716 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2119, H.R. 3110 and H.R. 3992. The resolution provides that H. Res. 188, agreed to March 8, 2021, is amended by striking "October 27, 2021" each place it appears and inserting "November 18, 2021.
USHB5530Intro
25%
To authorize appropriations for the substance abuse youth initiative, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5533Intro
25%
To encourage reduction of disposable plastic products in units of the National Park System, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB5346Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide for the direct certification and enrollment of households of active members of the Armed Forces of the United States in the supplemental nutrition assistance program; and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-05
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB5244Intro
25%
Requires federal research facilities to facilitate the adoption or nonlaboratory placement of certain warm-blooded animals (e.g., dogs, cats, monkeys, guinea pigs, hamsters, and rabbits) with animal rescue organizations, animal sanctuaries, animal sh...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB1456Intro
25%
To amend the Peace Corps Act to reauthorize the Peace Corps, better support current and returned volunteers, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5469Intro
25%
To amend the 21st Century Cures Act to support State and local agencies with responsibility for children services in their response to the opioid abuse crisis, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB680Intro
25%
Provides for the relief of Arpita Kurdekar, Girish Kurdekar, and Vandana Kurdekar.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB3755Engross
50%
To protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 139.
USHB2424Intro
25%
Directs the Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department of Agriculture to establish a program to award grants to states or state departments of agriculture to provide support to agricultural fairs for losses sustained by such fairs due to COVID-...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 93.
USHB5366Intro
25%
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that certain contributions by government entities are treated as contributions to capital.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5370Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to establish a demonstration program to allow hospitals to provide medically tailored, home-delivered meals to Medicare beneficiaries who have a diet-impacted disease (e.g., kidney disease) and ha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5344Intro
25%
To preserve conditions for, and improve the likelihood of, a two-state solution that secures Israel's future as a democratic state and a national home for the Jewish people, a viable, democratic Palestinian state, an end to Israel's occupation of the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5342Intro
25%
To prevent harassment at institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5170Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend to former members of the Armed Forces, discharged on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, certain benefits furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB5048Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to permit States to record in writing that applicants for supplemental nutrition assistance benefits have signed an application through a recorded verbal assent over the telephone.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4Engross
50%
Establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices may take effect. Preclearance is the process of receiving preapproval from the Department of Justice (DOJ) or...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB5122Intro
25%
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to improve assistance to community wood facilities, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-14
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHR641Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes and celebrates the 75th anniversary of the National Association of Conservation Districts.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-14
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB4552Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture to establish a program to make direct loans to farmers and ranchers who will provide mentorship and apprenticeship opportunities for veterans who have not previously operated a farm or ranch. The Government Acco...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB3944Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that grants provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for State veterans' cemeteries do not restrict States from authorizing the interment of certain deceased members of the reserve components of t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4315Intro
25%
To provide for cost-of-living increases for certain Federal benefits programs based on increases in the Consumer Price Index for the elderly.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5191Intro
25%
To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a national service program that provides conservation opportunities on public and private lands, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-07
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5165Intro
25%
To amend titles II and XVIII of the Social Security Act to lower the Medicare eligibility age to 60, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2328Intro
25%
Prohibits state Medicaid programs from covering conversion therapy. The bill defines conversion therapy as any practice or treatment that seeks to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity in exchange for monetary compensation.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR617Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the 2021 National Recovery Month theme (Recovery is for Everyone: Every Person, Every Family, Every Community). National Recovery Month is an annual observance held in September to support the community of indivi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5142Intro
25%
To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal, in commemoration to the servicemembers who perished in Afghanistan on August 26, 2021, during the evacuation of citizens of the United States and Afghan allies at Hamid Karzai International Airport, a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-31
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5128Intro
25%
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to expand access to capital for rural-area small businesses, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-31
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1448PassImplements a program and a policy related to service dog therapy for veterans. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a five-year pilot program to provide canine training to eligible veterans diagnosed wi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-37. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3642PassProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the Harlem Hellfighters, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-38. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5086Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Justice to award grants to establish or maintain disposal sites for unwanted prescription medications. Additionally, the bill imposes a fee on the sale of an active opioid by the manufacturer, producer, or importer. The Depa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4680Intro
25%
To form the Federal sugar program, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-13
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB4341Intro
25%
To provide support with respect to the prevention of, treatment for, and recovery from, substance use disorder.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-11
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB4375Intro
25%
To provide funding to rehabilitate, retrofit, and remove the Nation's dams to improve the health of the Nation's rivers, improve public safety, and increase clean energy production, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4443Intro
25%
To require the designation of composting as a conservation practice and activity, and to provide grants and loan guarantees for composting facilities and programs, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4379Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make loan guarantees and grants to finance certain improvements to school lunch facilities, to train school food service personnel, and for other pur...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-11
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHR583Intro
25%
This resolution establishes a House Permanent Select Committee on Aging.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-10
To House Rules Committee
USHB4944Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to support pediatric behavioral health care integration and coordination, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4943Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to children's hospitals for increasing their capacity to provide pediatric behavioral health services, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4916Intro
25%
To study the extent to which individuals are more at risk of maternal mortality or severe maternal morbidity as a result of being a victim of intimate partner violence, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4890Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a program to allow qualified group practices to furnish certain items and services at qualified skilled nursing facilities to individuals entitled to benefits under part A and enrolled unde...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-30
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4898Intro
25%
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase transparency and reporting on campus sexual violence, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4897Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to require States receiving a block grant for prevention and treatment of substance abuse to allocate not less than 10 percent for recovery support services, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4903Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Energy to establish a grant program to incentivize small business participation in demand side management programs, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4871Intro
25%
To direct the Federal Communications Commission to take certain actions to increase diversity of ownership in the broadcasting industry, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
Syndicate content
feedback