US Congress Representative John Sarbanes [D]

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USHB2119Intro
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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...
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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.
USHB2748Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to take certain actions promoting the normalization of relations between Israel, Arab states, and other relevant countries and regions. Specifically, the State Department must develop a strategy on expanding and stren...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5461Intro
25%
To rescind 1.3 percent of total defense spending and authorize the same amount for international COVID vaccine production and distribution.
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2021-09-30
To House Foreign Affairs 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...
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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB978Intro
25%
Requires federal agencies to develop and disclose safety plans that contain certain information for on-site employees and contractors during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill req...
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2021-09-29
UNANIMOUS CONSENT REQUEST - Mr. DeSaulnier asked unanimous consent that the ordering of the yeas and nays on the motion that the House suspend the rules and pass the bill H.R. 978 be vacated, to the end that the motion be considered as withdrawn. Agreed to without objection.
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.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 139.
USHB5314Intro
25%
To protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
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...
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2021-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB5262Intro
25%
To amend title 10, United States Code, to establish a Department of Defense program to carry out stormwater management projects on or related to military installations to improve the resilience of military installations and defense access roads and p...
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2021-09-14
To House Armed Services 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.
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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.
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2021-09-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
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...
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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.
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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-38. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5053Intro
25%
To enhance protections for election records.
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2021-08-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR589Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that policies concerning medication abortions should be grounded in science, be based on a review of medical evidence, and ensure equitable access for patients.
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2021-08-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4892Intro
25%
To reestablish the Office of Noise Abatement and Control in the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4878Intro
25%
Amends the National Trails System Act to include national discovery trails as part of the national trails system. Such trails (1) shall be extended, continuous, interstate trails located to provide for outstanding outdoor recreation and travel and to...
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2021-07-30
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB3555Intro
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To require the inclusion of voter registration information with certain leases and vouchers for federally assisted rental housing and mortgage applications, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23.
USHB903Intro
25%
Modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USHB2485Engross
50%
Requires the Government Publishing Office (GPO) to establish and maintain a publicly available online portal containing copies of all congressionally mandated reports. A federal agency must submit a congressionally mandated report and specified infor...
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2021-07-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2668Engross
50%
Authorizes the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to seek monetary relief in federal court from businesses that engage in unlawful commercial practices such as false advertising, consumer fraud, and anticompetitive conduct. Specifically, the FTC may seek...
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2021-07-21
Received in the Senate.
USHB564Intro
25%
Provides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB2503Intro
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To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish an interagency council on social determinants of health, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB2816Intro
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Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish the Forest Service Legacy Roads and Trails Remediation Program. Specifically, under the program, the Forest Service, taking into account predicted changes in weather and hydrology related to g...
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2021-07-13
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3005Engross
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Provides for the removal of certain statues and busts from display in the Capitol. The bill directs the Joint Committee on the Library to remove the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court chamber of the Capitol and to obtain a bust of Th...
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2021-07-12
Received in the Senate.
USHR517Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of a Slavery Remembrance Day and condemns slavery and its progenies.
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2021-07-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1224Intro
25%
Reauthorizes the Merit Systems Protection Board through FY2026 and modifies certain requirements relating to the administration of cases involving whistleblowers. Specifically, it requires cases involving alleged retaliation against whistleblowers to...
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2043Intro
25%
Replaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2988Intro
25%
Establishes, modifies, and expands certain whistleblower protections for federal employees, including with respect to petitions to Congress, whistleblower identity, and protected disclosures. For example, the bill prohibits personnel action against e...
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2062Engross
50%
Revises the evidentiary standard for age discrimination by establishing an unlawful employment practice when the complaining party demonstrates that age or participation in an investigation, proceeding, or litigation related to an age discrimination ...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4131Intro
25%
Establishes programs and provides funds for state Medicaid programs to improve home- and community-based services (HCBS), such as home health care, personal care, case management, and rehabilitative services. Specifically, the bill provides funds for...
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2021-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4129Intro
25%
To promote the United States-Greece defense partnership, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4100Intro
25%
To amend the national service laws to prioritize national service programs and projects that are directly related to the response to and recovery from the COVID-19 public health emergency, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4104Intro
25%
To reform the disposition of charges and convening of courts-martial for certain offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice and increase the prevention of sexual assaults and other crimes in the military.
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2021-06-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4064Intro
25%
To amend title 18, United States Code, and the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to provide increased protections for election workers and voters in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2840Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture to expand standards that govern the humane handling, care, treatment, and transportation of animals to include new requirements for commercial dog dealers. Specifically, the standards must require dog dealers to...
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2021-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB256Engross
50%
Repeals the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.
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2021-06-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2234Intro
25%
Requires federal health care programs to provide coverage for abortion services and requires federal facilities to provide access to those services. The bill also permits qualified health plans to use funds attributable to premium tax credits and red...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2060Intro
25%
Establishes additional energy-efficiency requirements and programs for federal buildings, with a particular focus on reducing energy and water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by FY2030 through partnerships with the private sector. Specifical...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB1703Engross
50%
Requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to cover the rent of the National Children's Museum for the duration of the museum's current building lease, including renewals. The GSA must use specified funds for such expenses.
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2021-06-16
Received in the Senate.
USHR480Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the historical significance to the nation of Juneteenth Independence Day (commemorating the end of slavery in the United States).
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2021-06-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3929Intro
25%
The bill expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm. Specifically, it prohibits firearm sale or transfer to and receipt, possession, shipment, or transport by a person (1) who has been convicted of a m...
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2021-06-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3938Intro
25%
Authorizes annual contributions to support the core functions and programs of the United Nations Population Fund for the five fiscal years following the bill's enactment.
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2021-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3946Intro
25%
To improve the structure of the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6Engross
50%
Provides certain aliens with a path to receive permanent resident status and contains other immigration-related provisions. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Justice (DOJ) shall provide conditional permanent resident stat...
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2021-06-15
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB1316Intro
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Establishes a National Heritage Areas System to recognize certain areas of the United States that tell nationally significant stories and to conserve, enhance, and interpret the areas' natural, historic, scenic, and cultural resources that illustrate...
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2021-06-15
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3867Intro
25%
To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit a State from establishing certain restrictions on voting by mail in an election for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-14
To House Administration Committee
USHB3807Intro
25%
Provides an additional $60 billion in FY2021 for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, which was established to support restaurants and other food and beverage purveyors in response to COVID-19.
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2021-06-11
To House Small Business Committee
USHB7Engross
50%
Addresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex, which is defined to include pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and sex characteristics. Specifically, it limits an employer's defense that a pay differential is based on a factor other t...
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2021-06-08
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 49 - 50. Record Vote Number: 227. (CR S3981)
USHB3657Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for payment for services of radiologist assistants under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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