US Congress Representative Ron Kind [D]

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USHB5567Intro
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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 Interior an...
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2021-10-12
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB5564Intro
25%
To designate Cameroon under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Cameroon to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR711Intro
25%
Expressing support for the designation of October 2021 as "National Co-Op Month" and commending the cooperative business model and the member-owners, businesses, employees, farmers, ranchers, and practitioners that use the cooperative business model ...
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2021-10-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5549Intro
25%
To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize advance appropriations for the Indian Health Service by providing 2-fiscal-year budget authority, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB5522Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior to develop and maintain a current and accurate multipurpose cadastre (inventory) of federal real property (excluding Indian land) to support federal land management activities on federal real property, including...
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2021-10-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2748Intro
25%
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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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5441Intro
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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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3485Intro
25%
Imposes visa-blocking sanctions on foreign persons responsible for or complicit in violating the human rights of individuals due to actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, or sex characteristics. The President shall report and period...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHCR53Intro
25%
Expressing the sense of Congress that September 30th be observed as the designation of a national day of remembrance for the Native American children who died while attending a United States Indian boarding school and recognize, honor, and support th...
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2021-09-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3755Engross
50%
To protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 139.
USHR691Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the cultural and historical significance of the Hmong New Year and wishes Hmong Americans and all individuals who observe this holiday a happy new year.
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2021-09-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5425Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect access to telehealth services under the Medicare program.
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2021-09-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2424Intro
25%
Directs the Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department of Agriculture to establish a program to award grants to states or state departments of agriculture to provide support to agricultural fairs for losses sustained by such fairs due to COVID-...
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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 93.
USHB5365Intro
25%
Expands Medicare coverage to include physical therapy services provided by rural health clinics and federally qualified health centers.
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2021-09-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR682Intro
25%
Recognizing the self-determination of Gibraltar to determine its status as a British Overseas Territory.
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2021-09-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR668Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of National Clean Energy Week.
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2021-09-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR647Intro
25%
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President and the Secretary of State should ensure that the Government of Canada does not permanently store nuclear waste in the Great Lakes Basin.
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2021-09-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4269Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish the Dairy Pricing and Policy Commission, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB4Engross
50%
Establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices may take effect. Preclearance is the process of receiving preapproval from the Department of Justice (DOJ) or...
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2021-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB5175Intro
25%
Extends the tax credit for the production of electricity from solar energy.
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2021-09-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2328Intro
25%
Prohibits state Medicaid programs from covering conversion therapy. The bill defines conversion therapy as any practice or treatment that seeks to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity in exchange for monetary compensation.
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2021-09-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5142Intro
25%
To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal, in commemoration to the servicemembers who perished in Afghanistan on August 26, 2021, during the evacuation of citizens of the United States and Afghan allies at Hamid Karzai International Airport, a...
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2021-08-31
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1448PassImplements 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 provide canine training to eligible veterans diagnosed wi...
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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-37. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3642PassProvides 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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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-38. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5054Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to use specified data regarding physician wages and office rent when determining certain geographic adjustment factors for the payment of physician services under Medicare. With respect to such pa...
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2021-08-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4680Intro
25%
To form the Federal sugar program, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-13
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB5024Intro
25%
Allows payments, in lieu of tax credits, to individuals who remove from a terminal eligible indelibly dyed diesel fuel or kerosene.
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2021-08-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4970Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program to encourage the development and expansion of approved medical residency training programs in rural areas.
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2021-08-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4911Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to disregard the application of certain percentage quality increases when calculating the maximum payment that may be made to a Medicare Advantage organization.
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2021-08-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHCR44Intro
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 House Rules Committee
USHB4831Intro
25%
Expands the deductibility of charitable contributions to all federally-chartered tax-exempt organizations serving current and former members of the Armed Forces.
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2021-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2773Intro
25%
Provides funding for (1) the conservation or restoration of wildlife and plant species of greatest conservation need; (2) the wildlife conservation strategies of states, territories, or the District of Columbia; and (3) wildlife conservation educatio...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB903Intro
25%
Modifies 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.
USHB3095Intro
25%
To 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.
USHB1029Intro
25%
Waives the application fee for any special use permit solely for a veterans special event at war memorials on land administered by the National Park Service in the District of Columbia and its environs.
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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.
USHR560Intro
25%
This resolution congratulates the Milwaukee Bucks on winning the 2021 National Basketball Association championship.
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2021-07-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4651Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, to establish a RECOMPETE grant program to provide flexible, 10-year block grants for purposes of creating quality jobs, providing resources to help...
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2021-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB2467Engross
50%
Establishes 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
USHB3985Engross
50%
Increases 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.
USHB4635Intro
25%
To reverse declining milk consumption in schools.
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2021-07-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4652Intro
25%
Establishes a grant program to recruit, train, and place real-time writers for closed captioning of television programming. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Education to award grants to court reporting programs that possess the most ...
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2021-07-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4595Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a program to provide health care coverage to low-income adults in States that have not expanded Medicaid.
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2021-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4567Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a website that contains specified information relating to the testing of household well water, including a list of certified laboratories that analyze samples.
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2021-07-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4522Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the admission of certain sons and daughters of citizens of the United States, which citizens served on active duty in the Armed Forces of the United States abroad, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-19
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4478Intro
25%
Treats certain payments made by Indian tribal governments to children as earned income of the child for the purposes of the kiddie tax (the tax on the unearned income of children). This has the effect of exempting the payments from the tax. The bill ...
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2021-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2530Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to seek to enter an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to conduct a study and report on the level of radiation exposure experienced by members of the Armed Forces w...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4410Intro
25%
To amend the Clean Air Act to modify the ethanol waiver for the Reid Vapor Pressure limitations under that Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR525Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of Journeyman Lineworkers Recognition Day. (A journeyman lineworker is a person who builds and maintains electrical power systems.)
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2021-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2441PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), during FY2022, to establish and maintain three new centers of the Rural Access Network for Growth Enhancement (RANGE) Program in areas with interest from personnel and a need for additional mental hea...
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2021-06-30
Became Public Law No: 117-21. (TXT | PDF)
USHR499Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and (2) the designation of LGBTQ Equality Day on June 26 to commemorate Supreme Court deci...
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2021-06-25
To House Judiciary Committee
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