US Congress Representative Paul Tonko [D]

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USHB943PassNever Again Education Act This bill expands U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum education programming. The bill requires the museum to develop and nationally disseminate accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to improve awareness and understanding o...
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2020-05-29
Became Public Law No: 116-141.
USHR986IntroCommemorating the 80th anniversary of the Katyn Massacre.
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2020-05-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6965IntroTo provide for cash refunds for canceled airline flights and tickets during the COVID-19 emergency.
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2020-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB6987IntroTo include payments for waste and recycling collection services as covered utility payments for purposes of calculating the eligible amount for forgiveness of indebtedness on a paycheck protection program loan.
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2020-05-22
To House Small Business Committee
USHR970IntroSupporting the designation of May 2020 as "ALS Awareness Month". This resolution supports the designation of ALS Awareness Month and commends efforts to improve the quality and length of life for patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). ALS...
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2020-05-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6909IntroTo provide for the establishment of a COVID-19 Compensation Fund, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6853IntroTo mobilize individuals in the United States in the fight against coronavirus by expanding volunteer opportunities in AmeriCorps, expanding employment opportunities at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and utilizing the expertise of Peace Corp...
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2020-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6820IntroEmergency Rental Assistance and Rental Market Stabilization Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6813IntroPromoting Alzheimer's Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act
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2020-05-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6709IntroCoronavirus Frontline Workers Fair Pay Act
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2020-05-08
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E433-434)
USHB6749IntroAmerican Opportunity Student Tax Relief Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6773IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a credit against tax for certain health care workers, and for other purposes. This bill allows a new tax credit for qualifying health care workers for $7,500 in a taxable year. A qualifying he...
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2020-05-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6748IntroDirect Support for Communities Act
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2020-05-08
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6702IntroPandemic Response and Opportunity Through National Service Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6711IntroMedical Supply Transparency and Delivery Act This bill provides for the procurement and distribution of equipment and supplies needed to combat COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The bill sets forth responsibilities for the National Response ...
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2020-05-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6720IntroStudent Loan Forgiveness for Frontline Health Workers Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6707IntroReWIND Act Resources for Workforce Investments, Not Drilling Act
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2020-05-05
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB6695IntroExcluding Pandemic Unemployment Compensation from Income Act This bill excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, addditional payments of unemployment compensation made in response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. ...
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2020-05-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6645IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, to conduct or support research on the mental health consequences of SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19, and for other purposes. This bil...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR98IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of GLSEN's 2020 Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools. This resolution supports the g...
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2020-04-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR932IntroExpressing support for honoring the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6579IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain taxpayers a 2-year carryback of net operating losses and to restore and make permanent the limitation on excess business losses of non-corporate taxpayers. This bill makes permanent the limi...
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2020-04-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6585IntroEquitable Data Collection and Disclosure on COVID-19 Act This bill establishes the Commission on Ensuring Health Equity During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and adds reporting requirements for certain demographic data related to COVID-19 (i.e....
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6592IntroCoronavirus Relief for States Act This bill provides $500 billion to states and tribal governments affected by the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic for FY2020. Such funds shall be paid to each state and tribal government within 30 d...
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2020-04-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6508IntroState Operations Stabilization (SOS) Act This bill authorizes a state, tribal government, or unit of local government to use funds made available under the Coronavirus Relief Fund to reduce a budget deficit of such government that occurred due to a l...
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2020-04-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6499IntroTo authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain lands as the Los Caminos del Rio National Heritage Corridor, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of th...
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2020-04-14
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB6487IntroACCESS Act Advancing Connectivity during the Coronavirus to Ensure Support for Seniors Act This bill (1) provides appropriations for the Telehealth Resource Center Program of the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth within the Federal Office of R...
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2020-04-10
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6485IntroRecovery Rebates Improvement Act This bill provides that the valid identification number requirement for the 2020 recovery rebates is satisfied for married couples filing joint tax returns if one spouse provides a valid number.
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2020-04-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6468IntroCoronavirus Assistance for States Act This bill provides $332 billion to states and tribal governments affected by the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic for FY2020. Such funds shall be paid to each state and tribal government within ...
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2020-04-07
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6472IntroCOVID-19 Price Gouging Prevention Act This bill makes it unlawful for any person to sell or offer for sale a consumer good or service during a public health emergency resulting from COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) at a price that (1) is unc...
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2020-04-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6420IntroAll Dependent Children Count Act This bill extends the 2020 recovery rebates of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act to all taxpayer dependents.
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2020-03-31
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6408IntroTo extend the charitable deduction to all taxpayers regardless of whether a taxpayer itemizes deductions in order to encourage and increase charitable giving, and to provide for loans and loan guarantees to certain public charities. This bill allows ...
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2020-03-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6390IntroMedical Supply Chain Emergency Act of 2020 This bill directs the President to use existing authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 with respect to the production of ventilators, N-95 respirator masks, and specified personal protective eq...
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2020-03-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6376IntroTo amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to exempt the reimbursement for certain travel to return to the United States, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR906IntroCalling on the President to invoke the Defense Production Act to respond to COVID-19. This resolution calls on the President to (1) use all relevant authorities of the Defense Production Act to direct the domestic production of supplies to address CO...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6160EngrossTo extend the chemical facility anti-terrorism standards program of the Department of Homeland Security. This bill extends by a year and one half the Department of Homeland Security's Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program.
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2020-03-16
Received in the Senate.
USHB1833EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35 Tulip Avenue in Floral Park, New York, as the "Lieutenant Michael R. Davidson Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35...
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2020-03-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 445.
USHB4794EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 8320 13th Avenue in Brooklyn, New York, as the "Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 8320 ...
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2020-03-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 449.
USHB5544IntroAmerican Innovation and Manufacturing Leadership Act of 2020
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2020-03-12
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 9 .
USHB1379IntroEnsuring Lasting Smiles Act This bill requires private health insurance plans to cover diagnosis and treatment services for congenital anomalies and birth defects, such as reconstructive services and prosthetics. Coverage must include services that f...
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB2468IntroSchool-Based Allergies and Asthma Management Program Act
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB4153IntroHealth Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD) to enter arrangements for the sharing of medical facilities and services with urban Indian organizations...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB835EngrossRodchenkov Anti-Doping Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4712IntroFairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB1133IntroVA Employee Fairness Act of 2019 This bill repeals provisions excluding any matter or question concerning professional conduct or competence; peer review; or the establishment, determination, or adjustment of employee compensation from the applicabil...
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2020-03-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR549IntroReaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity. This resolution reaffirms the House of Representatives' commi...
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB3957IntroExpanding Broadcast Ownership Opportunities Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to increase diversity of ownership in the broadcasting industry. Specifically, the bill allows companies engaged in the qualifying ...
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB4194IntroNational Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to designate 9–8–8 as the universal telephone number for a national suicide prevention and mental-health crisis hotline.
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB1425IntroState Health Care Premium Reduction Act This bill establishes the Improve Health Insurance Affordability Fund. States must use allocated funds to (1) issue reinsurance payments to health insurers (i.e., reimbursements to protect insurers against exce...
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2020-03-09
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 334.
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