US Congress Senator Gary Peters [D]

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USSB1822IntroBroadband DATA Act Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability Act
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 328.
USSR150IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that it is the policy of the United States to commemorate the Armenian Genocide through official recognition and remembrance.
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2019-12-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 4/9/2019 CR S2333)
USSB877IntroShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, sell, or transport shark fins or any product containing shark fins, except for certain dogfish fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consiste...
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 325.
USSB2641IntroPromoting American National Security and Preventing the Resurgence of ISIS Act of 2019
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 327.
USSB3033IntroA bill to establish a K-12 education cybersecurity initiative, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3038IntroA bill to promote innovative acquisition techniques and procurement strategies, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3034IntroA bill to make trade adjustment assistance available to workers whose jobs are eliminated through automation, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB881IntroSpace Weather Research and Forecasting Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning improving the ability of the United States to forecast space weather events and mitigate the effects of space weather. The bill provides statutory authority for the...
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2019-12-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 322.
USSB919IntroSpace Frontier Act of 2019 The bill revises provisions relating to commercial space launch license applications and experimental permits. The Department of Transportation shall consolidate across federal agencies requirements to protect the public he...
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2019-12-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 323.
USSR260IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting the commitment of the United States Agency for International Development to global nu...
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2019-12-11
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB2730IntroDrone Advisory Committee for the 21st Century Act
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2019-12-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2638IntroFriendly Airports for Mothers Improvement Act This bill requires small hub airports to maintain a lactation area for nursing mothers and a baby changing table in at least one men's and one women's restroom in each passenger terminal building of the a...
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2019-12-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2898IntroCONTRACT Act of 2019 Continuity for Operators with Necessary Training Required for ATC Contract Towers Act of 2019
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2019-12-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1342IntroGreat Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to update at least once every seven years its environmental sensitivity index products for each coastal area of the Great L...
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2019-12-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 320.
USSB1148IntroATC Hiring Reform Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration to give preferential consideration to air traffic control specialists applicants: (1) who have completed air traffic controller training and graduated from an instit...
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 319.
USSB151EngrossPallone-Thune TRACED Act Pallone-Thune Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act This bill implements a forfeiture penalty for violations (with or without intent) of the prohibition on certain robocalls. The bill also removes a...
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2019-12-05
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB153IntroSupporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act This bill addresses the participation of veterans in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields, including by making veterans eligible for certain National Science Foundation (NSF) programs...
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 314.
USSB760EngrossSupport for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
Held at the desk.
USSB178EngrossUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions and export restrictions related to China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The President shall report to Congress a list ...
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2019-12-04
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB2974IntroU.S. Postal Service Opioid and Illicit Drug Strategy Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1349IntroSecure Traveler Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish a process to permit the verification of an active security clearance to enable enrollment in TSA PreCheck. Individuals holding secret, top secret, L ...
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2019-12-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 312.
USSR318IntroA resolution to support the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, and the Sixth Replenishment.
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2019-12-02
Resolution agreed to in Senate with amendments and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6790-6791; text: 12/10/2019 CR S6955)
USSB1430EngrossRepresentative Payee Fraud Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-11-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1846EngrossState and Local Government Cybersecurity Act of 2019
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2019-11-26
To House Homeland Security Committee
USSB2193EngrossCHARGE Act Charging Helps Agencies Realize General Efficiencies Act
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2019-11-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR443IntroA resolution recognizing and celebrating on November 30, 2019, the vital role of small businesses and the efforts of the Small Business Administration to help people in the United States start, build, and grow businesses. This resolution recognizes a...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSR438IntroA resolution expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Month and National Adoption Day by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children waiting for adoption, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, and encourag...
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2019-11-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760)
USSB2941IntroRECYCLE Act Recycling Enhancements to Collection and Yield through Consumer Learning and Education Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2905IntroPreventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1081IntroLand and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act This bill makes permanent, beginning in FY2020, funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). The President shall annually submit to Congress specified details regarding the allocation...
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB500IntroRestore Our Parks Act This bill (1) establishes the National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund, and (2) requires 50% of all energy development revenues for FY2019-FY2023 to be deposited into such fund. Amounts deposited in the fund must not exceed...
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR433IntroA resolution designating February 1, 2020, as "Blue Star Mother's Day". This resolution designates February 1, 2020, as Blue Star Mother's Day and honors the contributions of the Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.
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2019-11-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6675)
USSR431IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.
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2019-11-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6674)
USSB2888IntroA bill to amend title 40, United States Code, to modify the treatment of certain bargain-price options to purchase at less than fair market value, and for other purposes.
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2019-11-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2107EngrossProtecting America's Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 This bill authorizes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), every fiscal year, to hire, train, and assign 240 new agricultural specialists until the total number of specialists equals and susta...
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2019-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USSR423IntroA resolution recognizing November 2019 as "National Homeless Children and Youth Awareness Month".
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2019-11-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6614; text: CR S6611)
USSB2330IntroEmpowering Olympic and Amateur Athletes Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR420IntroA resolution encouraging the President to expand the list of the Department of Veterans Affairs of presumptive medical conditions associated with exposure to Agent Orange to include Parkinsonism, bladder cancer, hypertension, and hypothyroidism. This...
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2019-11-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2843IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB979EngrossFACE Act Federal Advance Contracts Enhancement Act
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2019-11-12
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB1388EngrossSupply Chain Counterintelligence Training Act of 2019
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2019-11-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB2160IntroCO ALERTS Act of 2019 Carbon Monoxide Alarms Leading Every Resident To Safety Act of 2019
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2019-11-07
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR410IntroA resolution establishing a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program in the Senate.
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2019-11-07
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB1874IntroBRIGHT Act Bulb Replacement Improving Government with High-Efficiency Technology Act This bill revises and sets forth provisions related to the procurement of lighting systems. The General Services Administration (GSA) shall (1) issue guidance to fed...
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2019-11-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 292.
USSB2353IntroPFAS Act of 2019 Protecting Firefighters from Adverse Substances Act of 2019
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2560IntroCongressional Budget Justification Transparency Act of 2019 This bill requires federal agencies to make budget justification materials available to the public. The bill also requires the Office of Management and Budget to make certain details regardi...
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2749IntroDOTGOV Act of 2019 DOTGOV Online Trust in Government Act of 2019
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB2769IntroCongressional Reporting Burden Reduction Act
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB565IntroBillion Dollar Boondoggle Act of 2019 This bill requires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to submit annual reports to Congress that include specified details regarding certain federally funded projects that are (1) more than five years behin...
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1363IntroAI in Government Act of 2019 This bill establishes the AI Center of Excellence within the General Services Administration to advise and promote the efforts of the federal government in developing innovative uses of artificial intelligence (AI) to ben...
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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