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USSB2216EngrossTEAM Veteran Caregivers Act Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures for Veteran Caregivers Act The bill revises the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) caregiver programs. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to formall...
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2020-11-18
Held at the desk.
USSB4907IntroA bill to nullify Executive Order 13957, entitled "Creating Schedule F In The Excepted Service".
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2020-11-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR776IntroA resolution designating the week beginning September 13, 2020, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".
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2020-11-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7045; text: CR S7040-7041)
USSR770IntroA resolution honoring the life of Mark Andrews, former United States Senator for the State of North Dakota.
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2020-11-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6677)
USSR757IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of the month of November 2020 as "Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month".
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2020-10-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR751IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of October 23, 2020, as a national day of remembrance of the tragic terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1983. This resolution expresses support for th...
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2020-10-22
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB4824IntroSuicide and Crisis Outreach Prevention Enhancement Act
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2020-10-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB743PassMerrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as Merrill's Marauders, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-170. (TXT | PDF)
USSB785PassCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 This bill makes updates related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, mental health care, care for women veterans, and telehealth care. TITLE I--I...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-171. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1046IntroACCESS BROADBAND Act Advancing Critical Connectivity Expands Service, Small Business Resources, Opportunities, Access, and Data Based on Assessed Need and Demand Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish the Office of Internet Co...
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2020-10-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 567.
USSB2203IntroBrand USA Extension Act This bill (1) extends funding for Brand USA, the Corporation for Travel Promotion, through FY2027; (2) raises the fee for using the electronic system for travel authorization; and (3) otherwise modifies the duties and powers o...
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2020-10-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 568.
USSR719IntroA resolution recognizing September 22, 2020, as "National Voter Registration Day". This resolution recognizes September 22, 2020, as National Voter Registration Day and encourages those eligible to vote to register, verify their personal information ...
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2020-09-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5881; text: CR S5876)
USSR725IntroA resolution establishing the Senate Human Rights Commission. This resolution establishes the Senate Human Rights Commission to (1) serve as a forum for bipartisan discussion of international human rights issues and promotion of internationally recog...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB4660IntroDiversity in Defense Act of 2020
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2020-09-23
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB4657IntroA bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to designate one week each year as "Buddy Check Week" for the purpose of outreach and education concerning peer wellness checks for veterans, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4644IntroMinority Depository Institution and Community Bank Deposit Access Act of 2020 This bill specifies that certain custodial deposits at eligible institutions shall not be considered to be brokered deposits, which are subject to additional regulatory req...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB4634IntroAir Carrier Worker Support Extension Act of 2020
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2020-09-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2683EngrossChild Care Protection Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-09-17
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB4607IntroDisaster Relief for Southeastern Small Businesses Act of 2020 This bill establishes loan forgiveness for a recipient of a paycheck protection loan or an economic injury disaster loan made or guaranteed by the Small Business Administration in response...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR709IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the August 13, 2020, and September 11, 2020, announcements of the establishment of full diplomatic relations between the State of Israel and the United Arab Emirates and the State of Israel and the...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR706IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of September 2020 as "Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month" in order to educate communities across the United States about sickle cell disease and the need for research, early detection methods, effe...
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2020-09-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5715-5716; text: CR S5713)
USSB4611IntroProtecting Fairs During Coronavirus Act This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a program to address the effects of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on state and local fairs. In carrying out the progr...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3485IntroOFFSHORE Act of 2020 Opening Federal Financial Sharing to Heighten Opportunities for Renewable Energy Act of 2020
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2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB514IntroDeborah Sampson Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 536.
USSB2950IntroVeterans Burn Pits Exposure Recognition Act of 2020
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 542.
USSR695IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as "National Voting Rights Month". This resolution designates September 2020 as National Voting Rights Month, encourages people to uphold the right to vote, commemorates the 100th anniversary of the passage and...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSCR44IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing September 11, 2020, as "National Day of Service and Remembrance". This concurrent resolution (1) calls on the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2020, as a National Day...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4564IntroGlobal War on Terrorism Memorial Location Act This bill authorizes the establishment of a National Global War on Terrorism Memorial in the area of the National Mall.
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2020-09-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR685IntroA resolution honoring the service and sacrifice of members of the United States Armed Forces and veterans and condemning the disgraceful denigration by President Donald Trump of military service, prisoners of war, and Gold Star families.
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2020-09-09
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR677IntroA resolution designating August 16, 2020, as "National Airborne Day". This resolution designates August 16, 2020, as National Airborne Day.
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2020-08-06
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5345; text: CR S5290)
USSR671IntroA resolution recognizing, commemorating, and celebrating the 55th anniversary of the enactment of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and reaffirming the Senate's commitment to ensuring the continued vitality of the Act and the protection of the voting ri...
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2020-08-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR678IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as "National Child Awareness Month" to promote awareness of charities that benefit children and youth-serving organizations throughout the United States and recognizing the efforts made by those charities and o...
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2020-08-06
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5345-5346; text: CR S5290)
USSR672IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as National Democracy Month as a time to reflect on the contributions of the system of government of the United States to a more free and stable world. This resolution designates September 2020 as National Demo...
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2020-08-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4414IntroAmerican Dream Down Payment Act of 2020 This bill establishes qualified down payment savings programs that allow taxpayers to establish tax-free accounts to save for down payments, including closing costs, on a principal residence. The Department of ...
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2020-08-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4323IntroTRUST Act of 2020 Time to Rescue United States Trusts Act of 2020 This bill establishes congressional rescue committees to develop recommendations and legislation to improve critical social contract programs. A critical social contract program is a f...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2381EngrossTraveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to review implementation of requirements regarding screening by the Transportation Security Administration of baby formula, breast milk, purifi...
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2020-07-30
Held at the desk.
USSB4380IntroAir America Act of 2020 This bill establishes 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 o...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR664IntroA resolution designating the week of September 20 through September 26, 2020, as "Gold Star Families Remembrance Week". This resolution designates the week of September 20-September 26, 2020, as Gold Star Families Remembrance Week and recognizes the ...
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2020-07-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4650; text: CR S4637)
USSCR42IntroA concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that August 30, 2020, be observed as the 130th anniversary of the 1890 Land-Grant Educational Institutions. This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that (1) the 130th year an...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4349IntroDr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act
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2020-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR660IntroA resolution honoring and commemorating the life and legacy of Representative John Lewis.
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2020-07-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4524-4525; text: CR S4524-4525)
USSR661IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of independent living for individuals with disabilities made possible by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and calling for further action to strengthen home and community living for individuals with d...
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2020-07-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S4533; text: CR S4548)
USSB4339IntroMasks for All Act of 2020 This bill provides funding for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide for the manufacture and distribution of high-quality face masks for every individual in the United States during the COVID-19 (i.e., co...
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2020-07-28
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB4295IntroPublic Health Emergency Pass-Through Payment Fairness Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3152IntroData Mapping to Save Moms' Lives Act
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2020-07-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB4263IntroJohn Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act
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2020-07-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4258IntroSOS Act Save our Stages Act This bill authorizes the Small Business Administration (SBA) to make grants to eligible live venue operators, producers, promoters, or talent representatives to address the economic effects of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavir...
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2020-07-22
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB4237IntroStudent Loan Fairness Act
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2020-07-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4255IntroJobs and Neighborhood Investment Act This bill establishes investment programs and generally revises provisions related to community development financial institutions and minority depository institutions. The Department of the Treasury must establis...
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2020-07-21
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB4254IntroNational Emergency Student Vote Act
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2020-07-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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