US Congress Representative Peter Welch [D]

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USHB4856IntroTo amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize admission of Canadian retirees as long-term visitors for pleasure described in section 101(a)(15)(B) of such Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR44IntroProviding for a joint hearing of the Committees on the Budget of the House of Representatives and the Senate to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General of the United States regarding the audited financial statement of the executive branch...
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2021-07-29
To House Rules Committee
USHB903IntroModifies 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.
USHB3095IntroTo ensure that authorizations issued by the Secretary of Transportation to foreign air carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4077IntroTo amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require that supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits be calculated using the value of the low-cost food plan, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4755IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove cost-sharing responsibilities for chronic care management services under the Medicare program.
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2021-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3533IntroRequires the Office of Personnel Management to establish one or more occupational series for positions in the federal government in the fields of software development, software engineering, data science, and data management.
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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.
USHB2467EngrossEstablishes requirements and incentives to limit the use of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS, and remediate PFAS in the environment. PFAS are man-made and may have adverse human health effects. A variety of ...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3115IntroTo amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 and the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to make breakfasts and lunches free for all children, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3985EngrossIncreases the number of special immigrant visas available to qualified Afghan nationals who worked for the U.S. government or the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) missions in Afghanistan. The bill also relaxes certain qualifications for such...
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2021-07-22
Received in the Senate.
USHB4635IntroTo reverse declining milk consumption in schools.
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2021-07-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4650IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for dental and oral health care benefits under the Medicare program.
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2021-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4663IntroTo amend the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to provide additional funding for E-rate support for emergency educational connections and devices, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1158EngrossDirects the Department of State, when providing overseas assistance for refugees, to ensure the provision of safe and secure access to sanitation facilities, with a special emphasis on women, girls, and vulnerable populations.
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2021-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3919IntroRequires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to establish rules stating that it will no longer review or approve any authorization application for equipment that is on the list of covered communications equipment or services. (Listed communic...
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2668EngrossAuthorizes 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.
USHB4594IntroTo make available $250,000,000 from the Travel Promotion Fund for the Corporation for Travel Promotion.
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2021-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR277IntroThis resolution reaffirms the House of Representatives' commitment to media diversity and expresses its pledge to eliminate barriers to such diversity.
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2021-07-20
Pursuant to section 7 of H. Res. 535, and the motion offered by Mr. Hoyer, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 678; H.R. 1036; H.R. 1079, as amended; H.R. 1158; H.R. 1250; H.R. 1754; H.R. 1833, as amended; H.R. 1850; H.R. 1871; H.R. 1877, as amended; H.R. 1893; H.R. 1895; H.R. 2118; H.R. 2795, as amended; H.R. 2928; H.R. 2980, as amended; H.R. 3003; H.R. 3138, as amended; H.R. 3223; H.R. 3263; and H.R. 3264; and the following resolutions were agreed to under suspension of the rules: H. Res. 277; and H. Res. 294. (consideration: CR H3715-3730; text: CR H3729)
USHB564IntroProvides 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.
USHB4587IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to revise certain regulations in relation to the Medicare shared savings program and other advanced alternative payment arrangements to encourage participation in such program, and for other purpos...
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2021-07-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4442IntroTo establish a Green New Deal for public schools.
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2021-07-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2503IntroTo 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 .
USHB2829IntroRequires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to set maximum prices for prescription drugs under specified federal health programs. Specifically, HHS must establish reference prices based on certain factors, including drug prices in list...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3764IntroTo direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide for ocean-based climate solutions to reduce carbon emissions and global warming; to make coastal communities more resilient; and to provide for the conserva...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 19.
USHB4413IntroTo facilitate efficient investments and financing of infrastructure projects and new job creation through the establishment of a National Infrastructure Development Bank, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB4425IntroTo require the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to provide certain information to inmates with respect to voting, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB239EngrossProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3385EngrossAuthorizes the Department of State and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to postpone the medical exam requirement for qualifying citizens or nationals of Afghanistan seeking entry into the United States as special immigrants. Specifically, th...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4397IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to provide medical providers of the Department of Defense mandatory training with respect to the potential health effects of burn pits.
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2021-07-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4402IntroTo address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students.
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2021-07-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4398IntroRequires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide budget information regarding incinerators and waste-to-energy waste disposal alternatives to burn pits. DOD must include the information as a dedicated budget line item in the President's FY2022 bud...
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2021-07-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4400IntroTo expand the scope of the Department of Veterans Affairs open burn pit registry.
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2021-07-09
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4390IntroTo amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to ensure the equitable treatment of covered entities and pharmacies participating in the 340B drug discount program, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3782IntroTo provide loan forgiveness for certain borrowers of Department of Agriculture direct farm loans, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-07
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB3617IntroTo decriminalize and deschedule cannabis, to provide for reinvestment in certain persons adversely impacted by the War on Drugs, to provide for expungement of certain cannabis offenses, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2837IntroRepeals a lifetime ban that prohibits individuals convicted of certain offenses related to the possession, use, or distribution of a controlled substance from receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits or assistance under pro...
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHR517IntroThis 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
USHB4332IntroTo address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students.
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2021-07-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4315IntroTo provide for cost-of-living increases for certain Federal benefits programs based on increases in the Consumer Price Index for the elderly.
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2021-07-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2988IntroTo amend title 5, United States Code, to modify and enhance protections for Federal Government whistleblowers, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR507IntroCondemning the rise in hate against the transgender and nonbinary community.
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2021-06-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4174IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4173IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4176IntroTo improve Federal population surveys by requiring the collection of voluntary, self-disclosed information on sexual orientation and gender identity in certain surveys, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2062EngrossRevises 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
USHB4146IntroTo prohibit commercial sexual orientation conversion therapy, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4150IntroTo establish a grant program for shuttered minor league baseball clubs, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Small Business Committee
USHB4131IntroTo amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to expand access to home and community-based services (HCBS) under Medicaid, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4104IntroTo 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
USHB2372IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a presumption of service connection for certain diseases associated with exposure to toxins, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
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