US Congress Representative Janice Schakowsky [D]

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USHB4118Engross
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Establishes federal grant programs and related entities to support violence intervention initiatives. Specifically, the bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants for coordinated community violence intervention ini...
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2022-09-27
Received in the Senate.
USHCR109Intro
25%
Expressing support for the recognition of September 26, 2022, as "World Contraception Day" and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding global and domestic access to contraception.
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2022-09-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1394Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Voting Rights Month, encourages people to uphold the right to vote, encourages Congress to pass certain voting rights legislation, encourages the development of strategies to educate s...
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2022-09-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8971Intro
25%
To establish a National Council on African American History and Culture within the National Endowment for the Humanities, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1957Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to furnish infertility treatments, standard fertility preservation services, or both to a covered veteran or partner of a covered veteran if the individuals jointly apply for such treatments or service...
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 16 - 10.
USHB82Intro
25%
Repeals provisions that reduce Social Security benefits for individuals who receive other benefits, such as a pension from a state or local government. The bill eliminates the government pension offset, which in various instances reduces Social Secur...
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2022-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 372.
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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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 46 - 9.
USHB5577Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3900 Crown Road Southwest in Atlanta, Georgia, as the "John R. Lewis Post Office Building."
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2022-09-21
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB5141Intro
25%
Expands and otherwise modifies the allowable uses of New Access Point grant funds. These grants help health centers establish new delivery sites to provide comprehensive primary care to medically underserved populations. Specifically, health centers ...
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 52 - 0.
USHB6737Intro
25%
To amend the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act to extend the authorization of appropriations for the Lead Exposure Registry, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 34 - 22.
USHB8770Intro
25%
To modify certain notice requirements, to study certain election requirements, to clarify certain election requirements, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 11.
USHR1382Intro
25%
Condemning the atrocities that occurred in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1906, in which White supremacist mobs brutalized, terrorized, and killed dozens of Black Americans, and reaffirming the commitment of the House of Representatives to combating hatred, in...
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2022-09-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR98Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment related to the fundamental right to vote. Specifically, it grants every U.S. citizen of legal voting age the fundamental right to vote in any public election held in the jurisdiction in which ...
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2022-09-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1456Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2024 and modifies operations of the Peace Corps. Changes include increasing the readjustment allowance paid to volunteers when their service terminates and providing statutory authority for an executive order that grants return...
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2022-09-20
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 492.
USHR1364Intro
25%
Recognizing access to water, sanitation, electricity, heating, cooling, broadband communications, and public transportation as basic human rights and public services that must be accessible, safe, acceptable, sufficient, affordable, climate resilient...
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2022-09-20
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHCR107Intro
25%
Designating the week of September 18 through September 24, 2022, as "National Fall Prevention Awareness Week" to raise awareness about, and encourage the prevention of, falls among older adults.
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2022-09-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8922Intro
25%
To halt removal of certain nationals of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1373Intro
25%
Honoring the life of Dr. Paul Farmer by recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to adopt a 21st-century global health solidarity strategy and take actions to address past and ongoing harms that undermine the health and well-being of people aro...
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2022-09-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5754PassRequires the Office of Patient Advocacy within the Veterans Health Administration to establish an information technology system that allows veterans or their representatives to electronically file a complaint with a patient advocate and review the st...
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2022-09-16
Became Public Law No: 117-175.
USHB3173Engross
50%
Establishes several requirements and standards relating to prior authorization processes under Medicare Advantage (MA) plans. Specifically, MA plans must (1) establish an electronic prior authorization program that meets specified standards, includin...
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2022-09-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB8862Intro
25%
To invest in real pro-life policies that support the American family, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1351Intro
25%
Condemning Azerbaijan's unprovoked military attack on Armenia.
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2022-09-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6878Intro
25%
To address the health needs of incarcerated women related to pregnancy and childbirth, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 361.
USHB8812Intro
25%
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act and the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 to increase access to services provided by advanced practice registered nurses under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8793Intro
25%
To repeal the authority under the National Labor Relations Act for States to enact laws prohibiting agreements requiring membership in a labor organization as a condition of employment, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8765Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of organophosphate pesticides on food.
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2022-08-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8760Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Justice to award grants to states and tribal governments for the development, implementation, improvement, or evaluation of firearms dealer licensing programs.
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2022-08-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5313PassRequires the Consumer Product Safety Commission to establish product safety standards with respect to batteries that pose an ingestion hazard (e.g., button cell or coin batteries). Specifically, consumer products with these batteries must include (1)...
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2022-08-16
Became Public Law No: 117-171.
USHB8724Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program of research regarding the risks posed by the presence of dioxins, phthalates, pesticides, chemical fragrances, and other components of menstrual products and intimate care products.
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2022-08-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1282Intro
25%
Provides that combat-disabled uniformed services retirees with fewer than 20 years of creditable service may concurrently receive, without reduction, veterans' disability compensation and retired pay or combat-related special compensation.
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2022-08-12
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. Bilirakis.
USHB8698Intro
25%
To eliminate the exemption of air carriers from the authority of the Federal Trade Commission and to prohibit certain unfair and deceptive acts and practices relating to air carrier delays, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-10
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB8686Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Defense to award grants to fund research on orthotics and prosthetics.
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2022-08-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB8687Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants to eligible institutions to (1) establish a master's degree program in orthotics and prosthetics, or (2) expand upon an existing master's degree program in such area. The VA shall give ...
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2022-08-09
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8685Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for special immigrant visas to certain Afghan nationals (and accompanying spouse and children) and addresses related issues. The Department of Homeland Security may provide such visas to Afghan nationals who provided qualifying se...
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2022-08-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8677Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in coordination with State health departments, to establish a grant program to award grants to nursing facilities to replace traditional nursing facilities with small-house nursing facilities, and...
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2022-08-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8658Intro
25%
To establish the Sub-Task Force on Emergency Price Stabilization, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB700Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 303 East Mississippi Avenue in Elwood, Illinois, as the "Lawrence M. 'Larry' Walsh Sr. Post Office."
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2022-08-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 471.
USHB6386Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 450 West Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg, Illinois, as the "Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial Post Office Building."
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2022-08-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 476.
USHB1842PassDirects the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the legacy of Harriet Tubman as an abolitionist. The Secretary may issue coins under this bill on...
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2022-08-03
Became Public Law No: 117-163.
USHB1057PassDirects the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins in commemoration of the National World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia. The design of the coins sh...
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2022-08-03
Became Public Law No: 117-162.
USHB6825Engross
50%
Modifies the Nonprofit Security Grant Program of the Department of Homeland Security and reauthorizes appropriations for such program through FY2028. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) must establish an office, headed by a senior FEMA off...
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2022-08-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB263Engross
50%
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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2022-08-01
Received in the Senate.
USHB1808Engross
50%
Makes it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohibition does not apply to a firearm that is (1) manually operated by bolt,...
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2022-08-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB8605Intro
25%
To provide for cash refunds for canceled airline flights and tickets.
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2022-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB8624Intro
25%
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for additional requirements for disclosing entities relating to the quality of care furnished at skilled nursing facilties and nursing facilites, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8618Intro
25%
To require annual reporting by employers to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission of the number of settlements of employee claims of discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, o...
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2022-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8619Intro
25%
Modifies the tax deduction for trade or business expenses to deny a deduction for payments made to any employee in connection with the termination of employment if a factor in the termination was sexual assault, sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, ...
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2022-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB623Engross
50%
Modifies funding for a pediatric disease research initiative within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Currently, this initiative receives funding through FY2023 from the 10-Year Pediatric Research Initiative Fund. directs certain penalties ass...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4134Intro
25%
Authorizes the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to enter into agreements to address social, cultural, health, and other barriers that adolescent girls face in accessing quality secondary education. The USAID shall seek to ensure that...
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2022-07-28
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR744Intro
25%
This resolution condemns Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the international covenants on human rights. Further, it calls on Iran to immediately release all imprisoned or detained Baha'is, and it...
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2022-07-28
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
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