US Congress Representative Joseph Morelle [D]

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USHB4601Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide grants to states to implement programs that improve outreach and assistance to veterans and their families to ensure that such individuals are fully informed about veterans' benefits and p...
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2022-11-29
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB8404Engross
50%
Provides statutory authority for same-sex and interracial marriages. Specifically, the bill repeals and replaces provisions that define, for purposes of federal law, marriage as between a man and a woman and spouse as a person of the opposite sex wit...
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2022-11-29
Passed Senate under the order of 11/28/22, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 61 - 36. Record Vote Number: 362.
USHB3630Engross
50%
Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments and other approved items that are prescribed by a physician or other sp...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5502Engross
50%
Requires online marketplaces (e.g., Amazon) to collect and verify certain contact and financial information from third-party sellers whose transactions and related revenues exceed specified thresholds. Subject to certain exceptions, online marketplac...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5441Engross
50%
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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2022-11-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8876Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027, increases funding for, and modifies the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program. This program supports home visits for expectant and new parents who live in communities that are at-risk for poor matern...
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2022-11-15
House Committee on Energy and Commerce Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Nov. 30, 2022.
USHB7077Engross
50%
Authorizes the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) to conduct on-site investigations of major fires and other fires under other specified circumstances. In the case of a major fire, the USFA may send incident investigators (e.g., safety specialists, fire...
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2022-11-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 546.
USHB2193Intro
25%
Directs the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to promulgate a standard that requires employers to implement certain measures for protecting workers from heat stress and related illnesses or injuries. Heat stress refers to the load of heat...
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2022-11-07
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 393.
USHB8450Intro
25%
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-07
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 394.
USHB3614Intro
25%
Expands access to free sanitary napkins and tampons (i.e., menstrual products) in certain locations and for particular groups. It also requires Medicaid to cover menstrual products, as well as liners, cups, and similar items used by individuals with ...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3580Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Justice to provide grants to state and local governments to make legal counsel available to eligible tenants undergoing eviction proceedings. An eligible tenant is an individual whose income is less than 125% of the feder...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3480Intro
25%
Establishes grants to support the implementation of extreme risk protection order laws at the state and local levels, extends federal firearms restrictions to individuals who are subject to extreme risk protection orders, and expands related data col...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3541Intro
25%
Modifies the Conrad 30 Waiver program, which incentivizes qualified foreign physicians to serve in underserved communities. It also extends statutory authority for the program for three years from this bill's enactment. Aliens coming to the United St...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3548Intro
25%
Authorizes issuing visas to certain individuals who were previously refused a diversity immigrant visa or admission into the United States because of certain executive orders or the COVID-19 public health emergency. (Diversity immigrant visas are ava...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR1451Intro
25%
This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Further, it expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should continue to raise awareness of and support programs to end domestic viol...
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2022-10-28
To House Education and Labor 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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2022-10-25
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 4.
USHB9208Intro
25%
To provide for the establishment of a pilot program to encourage the employment of veterans in manufacturing positions, and for other purposes.
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2022-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2142PassDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 170 Manhattan Avenue in Buffalo, New York, as the Indiana Hunt-Martin Post Office Building.
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2022-10-11
Became Public Law No: 117-195.
USHB3508PassDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 39 West Main Street, in Honeoye Falls, New York, as the CW4 Christian J. Koch Memorial Post Office.
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2022-10-11
Became Public Law No: 117-196.
USHB8972Intro
25%
Allows a surviving spouse of a Medal of Honor recipient to receive a special pension concurrently with dependency and indemnity compensation.
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2022-10-11
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5577PassDesignates 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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2022-10-04
Became Public Law No: 117-184.
USHB6833PassThis act provides continuing FY2023 appropriations to federal agencies through December 16, 2022, provides supplemental appropriations for assistance to Ukraine, and establishes a compensation program for victims of the Hermit's Peak/Calf Canyon fire...
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2022-09-30
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB9109Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services to support activities to address grief and loss, with a particular focus on grief and loss related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Specific activities required include (1) a public education campaign on ...
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2022-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6267Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 15 Chestnut Street in Suffern, New York, as the "Sergeant Gerald T. 'Jerry' Donnellan Post Office."
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2022-09-29
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB9040Intro
25%
Establishes various grants and related programs that address sexual and reproductive health care for individuals with disabilities. Specifically, the Health Resources and Services Administration must support training for health care providers who off...
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2022-09-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR110Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution commends the bravery, courage, and resolve of the women and men of Iran who are (1) participating in the current protests to defend their fundamental human rights, and (2) risking their safety to speak out against the human...
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2022-09-29
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHB5141Intro
25%
Allows a health center that currently receives funding through a Health Resources & Services Administration Health Center Program grant to use a New Access Point grant to set up a mobile unit regardless of whether the health center also establishes a...
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2022-09-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 384.
USHB4118Engross
50%
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.
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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2022-09-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 507.
USHB6448Engross
50%
Directs the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services within the Department of Justice to award grants to local and tribal governments that employ fewer than 125 law enforcement officers. Grant funds may be used for various activities, including...
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2022-09-27
Received in the Senate.
USHR1386Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Clean Energy Week.
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2022-09-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1383Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of  National Workforce Development Month.
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2022-09-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
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 Secu...
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2022-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 372.
USHB8948Intro
25%
To reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-21
To House Education and Labor 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.
USHCR107Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution supports the designation of National Fall Prevention Awareness Week.
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2022-09-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5754PassThis act requires 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 revi...
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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.
USHB8800Intro
25%
Extends a payment increase under Medicare's physician fee schedule through the end of 2023 (currently set to expire at the end of 2022).
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2022-09-13
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
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
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.
USHB8643Intro
25%
To establish a grant program for States to fund community-based nonprofit student loan consumer assistance programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
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
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.
USHB8621Intro
25%
To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to extend the duration of certain waivers for school bus drivers, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHR1306Intro
25%
Expressing the support of the House of Representatives for the designation of "Public Radio Music Day" and its deep appreciation for the role of public radio music stations in serving listeners, musicians, and hundreds of communities in the United St...
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2022-07-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8616Intro
25%
The bill requires a Federal Housing Administration mortgage notice to a veteran to contain comparative rate and fee information about loans available under the Veterans Affairs home loan program.
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2022-07-29
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB623Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 a pediatric disease research initiative within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and requires the NIH to coordinate pediatric research activities to avoid duplicative efforts. Additionally, the Department of Health a...
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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.
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