US Congress Senator Krysten Sinema [D]

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USSB2787Intro
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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB189Engross
50%
Provides that whenever there is a cost-of-living increase in benefits for Social Security recipients, the Department of Veterans Affairs shall increase by the same percentage the amounts payable for veterans' disability compensation, additional compe...
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2021-09-20
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR325Intro
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This resolution expresses support for the designation of September 2021 as PCOS Awareness Month. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is caused by a hormone imbalance, which may result in infertility, weight gain, excess hair growth, and other symptoms.
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2021-09-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 7/28/2021 CR S5144-5145)
USSB2727Intro
25%
A bill to provide for a period of continuing appropriations in the event of a lapse in appropriations under the normal appropriations process, and establish procedures and consequences in the event of a failure to enact appropriations.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1Intro
25%
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
50%
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.
USSR343Intro
25%
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.
USSB2675Intro
25%
A bill to amend the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to increase appropriations to Restaurant Revitalization Fund, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-07
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship 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
USSB2649Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a demonstration program for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Under the program, renal dialysis facilities, kidney disease specialists, physician pract...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2585Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize a grant program relating to the cybersecurity of State, local, Tribal, and territorial governments, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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.
USSB2580Intro
25%
Makes the America the Beautiful-National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass available, without charge, to members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and Gold Star Families. The pass covers the entrance fee and standard amenity recreation fee for a...
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2021-08-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB231Engross
50%
Requires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to develop guidance for firefighters and other emergency response personnel on training, education programs, and best practices to protect them from exposure to perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalky...
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2021-07-30
Held at the desk.
USSR330Intro
25%
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.
USSB2541Intro
25%
Authorizes U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reclassify officers assigned to the tactical patrol unit on Tohono O'odham Nation land, commonly known as Shadow Wolves, as ICE special agents upon completing certain required training. Off...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSCR11Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution requires the congressional budget committees to conduct an annual joint hearing to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General regarding (1) the Government Accountability Office's audit of the financial statement of...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB452Engross
50%
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.
USSB1040Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for Department of Veterans Affairs hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care to include veterans of World War II who are not already covered.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1471Intro
25%
Prohibits the exportation of Native American cultural items and archaeological resources that were illegally obtained; provides for the return of such items, including voluntary returns; and establishes and increases related criminal penalties. The b...
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2021-07-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 109.
USSB2102Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mammography screening for veterans who served in locations associated with toxic exposure.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1198Intro
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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and expand the Solid Start program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB612Intro
25%
A bill to require the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide certain information to medical center staff and homelessness service providers of the Department regarding the coordinated entry processes for housing a...
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSR324Intro
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This resolution designates July 30, 2021, as National Whistleblower Appreciation Day.
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2021-07-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5112; text: CR S5108-5109)
USSB89Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to obtain a medical opinion that determines whether a service-connected disability was the principal or contributory cause of death for a veteran who died from COVID-19. Specifically, the VA must obtai...
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2021-07-26
Held at the desk.
USSB848Engross
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Revises the service obligation verification process for the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program. For example, the bill provides a process for the Department of Education to reconsider and reverse the co...
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2021-07-26
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.
USSB2382Engross
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Authorizes the Office of the National Cyber Director to accept officers or employees of the United States or members of the Armed Forces on a detail from an element of the intelligence community or from another element of the federal government on a ...
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2021-07-26
Held at the desk.
USSB2434Intro
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Allows individual taxpayers a tax credit up to $250 in any taxable year for subscriptions to one or more local newspapers for the taxpayer's personal use. It also allows a local news journalist employer a payroll credit for wages paid to local news j...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1895Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services to award additional FY2022 funds to the Indian Health Service Sanitation Facilities Construction Program. This program provides American Indian and Alaska Native homes and communities with water su...
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2021-07-21
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2329Intro
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Provides that only health care professionals who are licensed and not barred from practice may furnish medical disability examinations under the Department of Veterans Affairs pilot program related to using contract physicians for disability examinat...
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2021-07-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2324Intro
25%
A bill to amend the FAST Act to improve the Federal permitting process, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1095Engross
50%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the disapproval by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs of courses of education offered by public institutions of higher learning that do not charge veterans the in-State tuition rate for purp...
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2021-06-28
Held at the desk.
USSB14Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to develop a program to combat corruption in foreign countries. The State Department must annually report to Congress a tiered list of all foreign countries. The first tier shall contain countries that meet minimum st...
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2021-06-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 88.
USSB1061Intro
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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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2021-06-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 95.
USSR270Intro
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This resolution honors the memory of the fallen firefighters of the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew of the Prescott, Arizona, Fire Department. The resolution extends condolences to the surviving families of the 19 firefighters lost in the l...
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2021-06-24
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S4795)
USSB1251Engross
50%
Authorizes the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a voluntary Greenhouse Gas Technical Assistance Provider and Third-Party Verifier Certification Program to help reduce entry barriers into voluntary environmental credit markets for farmers...
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2021-06-24
Held at the desk.
USSB2203Intro
25%
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to diabetes outpatient self-management training services, to require the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to test the provision of virtual diabetes outpatient self-ma...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2242Intro
25%
Prohibits commercial conversion therapy, which is a practice or treatment designed to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity or otherwise change behaviors, thoughts, or expressions related to gender or sexual attraction. This prohibi...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2285Intro
25%
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Agriculture to maintain the Urban Water Federal Partnership Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2295Intro
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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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2204Intro
25%
Requires the Social Security Administration to provide Social Security account statements by mail to each individual who is 25 or older and who is eligible for, but not currently receiving, Social Security retirement benefits. Individuals may choose ...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB539Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on its policies and procedures relating to the usage and maintenance of video cameras for patient safety and law enforcement at VA medical centers.
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2021-06-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1320Intro
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Redesignates the Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona as the Chiricahua National Park.
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2021-06-23
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1317Intro
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Modifies the boundary of the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument in Arizona to include approximately 97.71 acres of identified Forest Service land. The bill transfers administrative jurisdiction over the Forest Service land from the Forest Servic...
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2021-06-23
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1321Intro
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A bill to modify the boundary of the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-23
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB613Intro
25%
Implements 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 assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment me...
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2021-06-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB544Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to designate one week each year as Buddy Check Week for the purposes of organizing outreach events and educating veterans on how to conduct peer wellness checks. The VA shall ensure that the Veterans C...
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2021-06-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2173Intro
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Requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to allow online or virtual diabetes prevention programs that meet standards set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to participate in the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program E...
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2021-06-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2161Intro
25%
A bill to modify the restriction in section 3326 of title 5, United States Code, relating to the appointment of retired members of the Armed Forces to positions in the Department of Defense to apply to positions at or above the GS-14 level.
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2021-06-22
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR282Intro
25%
A resolution recognizing July 1, 2021, as the 100th anniversary of the Government Accountability Office and commending the service of the Government Accountability Office to Congress and the United States.
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2021-06-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4701; consideration: CR S4691-4692; text: CR S4700-4701)
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