US Congress Senator Edward Markey [D]

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USSR386Intro
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A resolution relative to the death of Robert Britton "Bob" Dove, Parliamentarian Emeritus of the United States Senate.
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2021-09-24
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR383Intro
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A resolution designating the week beginning September 12, 2021, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".
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2021-09-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6666-6667; text: CR S6679)
USSR379Intro
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A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 13, 2021, through September 17, 2021, as "National Small Business Week" to celebrate the contributions of small businesses and entrepreneurs in every community in the United...
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2021-09-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6630; text: CR S6629)
USSB2791Intro
25%
A bill to prevent harassment at institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2795Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to use alternatives to detention for certain vulnerable immigrant populations, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR378Intro
25%
A resolution designating September 2021 as "National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month".
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2021-09-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6630; text: CR S6628-6629)
USSB1543Intro
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Requires state, tribal, and local educational agencies that receive grant funding for priority mental-health needs, including through the Project AWARE State Education Agency Grant Program, to establish and implement evidence-based suicide awareness ...
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2021-09-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 127.
USSB2776Intro
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A bill to clarify that the Secretary of Health and Human Services has authority to implement a residential eviction moratorium under the quarantine authority vested by the Public Health Service Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR373Intro
25%
A resolution marking the 4-year anniversary of the devastation of Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands by Hurricane Maria.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2766Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a manufacturing investment tax credit and a production tax credit for manufacturing facilities that produce offshore wind turbine components.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR374Intro
25%
A resolution designating the week of September 19 through September 25, 2021, as "National Estuaries Week".
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR25Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress and the states to set reasonable limits on the raising and spending of money by candidates and others to influence elections. The amendment grants Congress and the states ...
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2021-09-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2752Intro
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A bill to amend the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 to protect civil rights and otherwise prevent meaningful harm to third parties, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2756Intro
25%
A bill to posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal, in commemoration of the service members who perished as a result of the attack in Afghanistan on August 26, 2021, during the evacuation of citizens of the United States and Afghan allies at Ham...
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2021-09-15
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1217Intro
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Directs the Securities and Exchange Commission to require an issuer of securities to annually disclose information regarding climate change-related risks posed to the issuer, including an issuer's strategies and actions to mitigate these risks. Speci...
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2021-09-14
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR325Intro
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This resolution expresses support for the designation of September 2021 as PCOS Awareness Month. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is caused by a hormone imbalance, which may result in infertility, weight gain, excess hair growth, and other symptoms.
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2021-09-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 7/28/2021 CR S5144-5145)
USSR361Intro
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This resolution supports the designation of a Muslim-American Heritage Month. The resolution also honors the contributions and integral role of Muslim Americans in the economy, culture, and identity of the United States.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2738Intro
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Provides for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Dustoff crews (helicopter air ambulance crews) of the Vietnam War in recognition of their heroic military service.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR355Intro
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This resolution supports the recognition of Overdose Awareness Day, including by lowering U.S. flags at federal buildings to half-staff.
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2021-09-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2717Intro
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Repeals the requirement that a portion of aviation security service fees collected from passengers be credited as offsetting receipts and deposited in the general fund of the Treasury. It requires such fees to be deposited into a separate account in ...
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2021-09-13
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1Intro
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Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-08-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USSB610Engross
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Establishes grants and requires other activities to improve mental and behavioral health among health care providers. Specifically, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must award grants to hospitals, medical professional associations, a...
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2021-08-10
Held at the desk.
USSB2697Intro
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A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the Medicaid coverage exclusion for inmates in custody pending disposition of charges, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR343Intro
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A resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Maurice Robert Gravel, former Senator from the State of Alaska.
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2021-08-09
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB2680Intro
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Imposes an additional 7% tax on the adjusted net book income of a corporation that exceeds $100 million. It also allows a credit for a taxpayer, other than an S corporation, for a specified percentage of the taxpayer's net regular tax liability.
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2021-08-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR345Intro
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the political situation in Belarus.
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2021-08-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR348Intro
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A 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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2021-08-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6106; text: CR S6114-6115)
USSR342Intro
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the practice of politically motivated imprisonment of women around the world and calling on governments for the immediate release of women who are political prisoners.
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2021-08-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2630Intro
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Requires agencies to address and mitigate the disproportionate impact of environmental and human health hazards on communities of color, indigenous communities, and low-income communities resulting from agencies' programs and policies. The bill also ...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2634Intro
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Requires the Department of Education to issue guidance and recommendations for institutions of higher education to remove criminal and juvenile justice questions from their admission applications.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2660Intro
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A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to authorize grants for toxic substances remediation in schools, to reauthorize healthy high-performance schools, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2639Intro
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Allows residents who are not already eligible for Medicaid and not concurrently enrolled in other health insurance coverage to buy into a state Medicaid plan beginning January 1, 2022, at the option of the state. State Medicaid programs may set premi...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2667Intro
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Repeals a lifetime ban that prohibits individuals convicted of certain offenses related to the possession, use, or distribution of a controlled substance from receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits or assistance under pro...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2647Intro
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Provides 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.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR338Intro
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This resolution designates September 2021 as National Democracy Month.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR10Intro
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This joint resolution repeals specified authorizations for the use of military force against Iraq.
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2021-08-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 117.
USSB1790Intro
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Requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to establish rules stating that it will no longer review or approve any authorization application for equipment that is on the list of covered communications equipment or services. (Listed communic...
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2021-08-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2299Intro
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A bill to modify the age requirement for the Student Incentive Payment Program of the State maritime academies.
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2021-08-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSR335Intro
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This resolution designates September 25, 2021, as National Lobster Day and encourages the people of the United States to observe the day with appropriate ceremonies and activities.
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2021-08-03
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5706; text: CR S5719-5720)
USSB2586Intro
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Reauthorizes for FY2022-FY2027 and revises the tuberculosis (TB) prevention and treatment grant program administered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Health Resources and Services Administration may also award grants for TB prev...
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2021-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2594Intro
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A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to strengthen requirements related to nutrient information on food labels, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR334Intro
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This resolution expresses support for the designation of the first Monday in March as COVID-19 Victims and Survivors Memorial Day.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR333Intro
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A resolution relating to the death of the Honorable Carl Levin, former Senator for the State of Michigan.
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2021-08-02
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB2578Intro
25%
A bill to extend the moratorium on residential evictions, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-31
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR330Intro
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A resolution relating to the death of the Honorable Mike Enzi, former Senator for the State of Wyoming.
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2021-07-30
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB2563Intro
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Reestablishes the Science Advisory Board within the Department of Justice (DOJ). Specifically, it provides statutory authority for the board. Previously, the board was created in 2010 by DOJ and terminated in 2018.
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2021-07-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2569Intro
25%
A bill to enhance the rights of domestic workers, and for other purposes
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2021-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2532Intro
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Creates certain administrative and judicial remedies for federal employees whose right to provide information to Congress is interfered with or denied. Under current law, federal employees have the right to petition or furnish information to Congress...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2552Intro
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A bill to promote long-term economic recovery and job creation in underserved communities by providing for investment in catalytic local predevelopment projects for resilient climate infrastructure innovation and to provide assistance to support Stat...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB452Engross
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Provides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Willie O'Ree or, if unavailable, to a member of his family, in recognition of his contributions and commitment to hockey, inclusion, and recreational opportunity. The amounts received from the s...
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2021-07-28
Held at the desk.
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