US Congress Senator Jon Tester [D]

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USSB587Intro
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Limits the circumstances under which the President or certain agency heads may remove an Inspector General or place an Inspector General on non-duty status. Before an Inspector General may be removed, Congress must be given a detailed account of the ...
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2021-10-21
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1944Intro
25%
A bill to improve Vet Centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2283Intro
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Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to update training and procedures for call responders of the Veterans Crisis Line. Specifically, the VA must enter into an agreement with an outside organization to review the training for crisis line ...
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2533Intro
25%
A bill to improve mammography services furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2624Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to carry out specified major medical facility projects during FY2022. The bill also indicates the maximum amount that can be spent on each project.
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2720Intro
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Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish in its National Surgery Office an interdisciplinary clinical pathway for all stages of prostate cancer. Clinical pathways are health care management tools designed around research and evid...
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2747Intro
25%
Addresses voter registration and voting access, election integrity and security, redistricting, and campaign finance. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail ...
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2021-10-20
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2747 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 420) entered in Senate.
USSB3025Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand health care and benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs for military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3023Intro
25%
A bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB1493Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to complete a landscape assessment of the Seeley Lake Ranger District of the Lolo National Forest in Montana, designates areas in the forest for recreation and as wilderness, and otherwise revises provisio...
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2021-10-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB3003Intro
25%
An original bill to improve health care and benefits for veterans exposed to toxic substances, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 145.
USSB233Engross
50%
Designates the Rocksprings station of the U.S. Border Patrol located on West Main Street in Rocksprings, Texas, as the Donna M. Doss Border Patrol Station.
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2021-10-08
Held at the desk.
USSB189PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase the amounts payable for wartime disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled veterans, and dependency and indemnity compensat...
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2021-10-08
Became Public Law No: 117-45. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2985Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Indian Self-Determination Act and the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to provide advance appropriations authority for certain accounts of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Education of the Department of the Inte...
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2021-10-07
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USSB1911Intro
25%
Modifies and ratifies a specified water rights settlement agreement entered into by the United States, Montana, and the Fort Belknap Indian Community (i.e., the Gros Ventre and Assiniboine Tribes of the Fort Belknap Reservation of Montana). The bill ...
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2021-10-06
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB4Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-06
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 143.
USSB2935Intro
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Entitles an eligible employee to up to 12 workweeks of leave during any 12-month period because of the death of a son or daughter. Such an employee may substitute any available paid leave for any leave without pay. The bill applies the same leave ent...
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2021-10-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR338Intro
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This resolution designates September 2021 as National Democracy Month.
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2021-09-30
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 8/5/2021 CR S5951)
USSR396Intro
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A resolution commemorating the centennial of the dedication of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery.
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2021-09-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6800; text: CR S6786-6787)
USSB325PassExtends the deadline, from three years to five years, for the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children to submit its report to the President and Congress. The commission was established to conduct a comprehensive study of ...
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2021-09-24
Became Public Law No: 117-41. (TXT | PDF)
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.
USSB2798Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to improve compensation for workers involved in uranium mining, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR25Intro
25%
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
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
USSB2736Intro
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Authorizes the modification of a vehicle's air emission controls for vehicles that are not legal for operation on a street or highway and are used solely for competition. In relation to the exemption of competition vehicles from anti-tampering provis...
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2021-09-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2716Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to establish country of origin labeling requirements for beef, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-13
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry 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.
USSB2687Intro
25%
A bill to provide the Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs testimonial subpoena authority, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2702Intro
25%
A bill to protect the voting rights of Native American and Alaska Native voters.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2707Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to improve a program that provides livestock disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry 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.
USSB2676Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2627Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve assistance for veterans with travel necessary for counseling, mental health services, health care, and others services furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2644Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for Post-9/11 Educational Assistance to members of the National Guard who perform certain full-time duty, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2647Intro
25%
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
USSB2668Intro
25%
Establishes a fund within the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to assist states and tribal governments in supporting entities that oversee broadband programs and broadband deployment. Priority must be given to states that ei...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSJR10Intro
25%
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.
USSB1880Intro
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Requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), after consultation with Indian tribes, to report on unfair or deceptive practices that target tribes or tribal members. The FTC must submit the report to Congress and make it publicly available. Further, t...
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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.
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.
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.
USSB1910PassAuthorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to carry out specified major medical facility projects during FY2021. The bill also indicates the maximum amount that can be spent on each project.
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2021-07-29
Became Public Law No: 117-30. (TXT | PDF)
USSB887Intro
25%
Addresses the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) supply chain processes, particularly during emergency periods. The bill requires the VA to submit a report containing a description of the items and quantities of items that are critical with respect ...
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1220Intro
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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to recognize and honor the service of individuals who served in the United States Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
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.
USSB2172Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve grants, payments, and technical assistance provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to serve homeless veterans, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2493Intro
25%
A bill to extend the deadline for eligible health care providers to use certain funds received from the COVID-19 Provider Relief Fund, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2471Intro
25%
A bill to establish a community disaster assistance fund for housing and community development and to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide, from the fund, assistance through a community development block grant disaster ...
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2021-07-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR274Intro
25%
This resolution designates July 24, 2021, as National Day of the American Cowboy.
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2021-07-21
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/17/2021 CR S4630)
USSB2407Intro
25%
A bill to ensure timely Federal Government awareness of cyber intrusions that pose a threat to national security, enable the development of a common operating picture of national-level cyber threats, and to make appropriate, actionable cyber threat i...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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