US Congress Representative Steve Watkins [R]

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USHB6964IntroTo establish a lower Missouri River flood prevention program, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB943EnrollNever 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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2020-05-19
Presented to President.
USHB6802IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently allow a tax deduction at the time an investment in qualified property is made, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6742IntroProtecting Life in Crisis Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6728IntroTo amend the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act to raise the borrowing limit of the Commodity Credit Corporation. This bill raises the borrowing limit of the Commodity Credit Corporation from $30 billion to $68 billion.
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2020-05-05
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6697IntroLocal Chamber, Tourism, and 501(c)(6) Protection Act of 2020 This bill modifies the Paycheck Protection Program implemented by the Small Business Administration in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) to include certain entities and ...
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2020-05-05
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6665IntroTo direct the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to submit a report on the actions of the World Health Organization to address the spread of the virus responsible for COVID-19, and for other purposes....
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2020-05-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6611IntroMaking supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for the Department of Agriculture to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes. This bill provides $50 billion in FY2020 supplemental appropriations for the Department of Agricult...
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2020-04-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHR922IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all nations should permanently close live wildlife markets and that the People's Republic of China should cease spreading disinformation regarding the origins of coronavirus.
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2020-04-20
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHCR97IntroEstablishing the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handling of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This concurrent resolution establishes the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handli...
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2020-04-17
To House Rules Committee
USHR917IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should withhold the contribution of Federal funds to the World Health Organization until Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus resigns and an international commission to invest...
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2020-04-07
To House Foreign Affairs 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.
USHB6407IntroTo rescind the appropriation made to the Kennedy Center in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. This bill rescinds the appropriation to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts provided for in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief,...
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2020-03-27
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB4334PassDignity in Aging Act of 2019 This bill establishes, reauthorizes, and revises several programs administered by the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Labor relating to care for the elderly. Among other things, the bill reau...
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2020-03-25
Became Public Law No: 116-131.
USHB6394IntroTo help small business broadband providers keep customers connected. This bill provides funds with which the Federal Communications Commission shall reimburse small business broadband providers for costs incurred during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronaviru...
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2020-03-25
To House Appropriations Committee
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.
USHB3598EngrossFREED Vets Act Federally Requiring Earned Education-debt Discharges for Vets Act This bill requires the Department of Education (ED), after providing specified notice, to automatically discharge loans under the Federal Family Education Loan program f...
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2020-03-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR189IntroRecognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting United States Agency for International Development's commitment to global nutrition through its mu...
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2020-03-10
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5935IntroLawful Interstate Transportation of Firearms Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5875IntroProtect Our Military Families' 2nd Amendment Rights Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB6060IntroVeterans Burial Benefit Correction Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB6126IntroEnd the Normalized Delay of Suppressors Act of 2020 This bill modifies procedural requirements related to the transfer of a silencer. Specifically, it permits the transfer of a silencer if 90 days have elapsed since the application to transfer the si...
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2020-03-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR886IntroCondemning Charles "Chuck" Schumer, Senator of New York.
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2020-03-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB497IntroBRAVE Act of 2019 Burial Rights for America's Veterans' Efforts Act of 2019 This bill increases the amounts payable through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for (1) burial and funeral expenses of veterans, and (2) such expenses in connection w...
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2020-02-28
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Kinzinger asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 497, a bill originally introduced by Representative Hunter, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHR864IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month. This resolution supports the designation of Career and Technical Education Month to celebrate career and technical education across the United States.
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2020-02-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5957IntroK2 Veterans Toxic Exposure Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-02-25
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1980EngrossSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. (Sec. 4) The bill establis...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB2382EngrossUSPS Fairness Act This bill repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2020-02-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB4305EngrossPAWS for Veterans Therapy Act Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers for Veterans Therapy Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment mental health...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5831IntroProtecting Life in Foreign Assistance Act
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2020-02-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR832IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. This resolution disapproves of certain behavior of Speaker Pelosi during the joint session of Congress held on February 4, 2020.
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2020-02-06
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 - 193 (Roll no. 38). (text: CR H868)
USHB5769IntroSHAM Act Statement of Harm to the American Majority Act
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2020-02-06
To House Administration Committee
USHR292IntroCelebrating the heritage of Romani Americans. This resolution expresses remembrance for the genocide of Roma by Nazi Germany and its Axis partners and commemorates the 75th anniversary of the destruction of the "Gypsy Family Camp" where Romani people...
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2020-02-04
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHR830IntroCongratulating the Kansas City Chiefs on their victory in Super Bowl LIV.
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2020-02-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB895IntroTribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act This bill allows schools that receive grants under the Tribally Controlled Schools Act of 1988 to participate in the Federal Employee Health Benefits program.
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2020-01-31
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB550EngrossMerchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of federal funds for any use of military force in or against Iran unless Congress has either declared war or enacted specific sta...
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2020-01-30
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment.
USHB2153EngrossKeeping Girls in School Act This bill authorizes the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to enter into acquisition, assistance, or financing agreements to address societal, cultural, health, and other barriers that adolescent girls face...
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2020-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5289IntroHome Defense and Competitive Shooting Act of 2019 This bill removes short-barreled rifles (barrels of less than 16 inches in length) from the definition of firearms for purposes of the National Firearms Act. It also eliminates the prohibition on the ...
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR764IntroExpressing the support of the House of Representatives for the priorities and goals of the Executive order on combating anti-Semitism. This resolution recognizes and supports the executive order on combating anti-Semitism, signed on December 11, 2019...
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1049IntroNational Heritage Area Act of 2019 This bill establishes a National Heritage Areas System to recognize certain areas of the United States that tell nationally significant stories and to conserve, enhance, and interpret the areas' natural, historic, s...
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2020-01-29
Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Discharged.
USHB5596IntroPersonalized Care Act of 2020 This bill revises provisions relating to health savings accounts (HSAs), including to redefine eligible individual for HSA purposes to allow increased participation in HSAs, increase the limit on contributions to HSAs, p...
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2020-01-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-01-13
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHR791IntroCondemning the actions of the Government of Iran and supporting the protesters in Iran, their demands for accountability, and their desire for the Government of Iran to respect freedom and human rights. This resolution condemns the actions of Iran wi...
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2020-01-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3361IntroRIVER Act Reliable Investment in Vital Energy Reauthorization Act
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2020-01-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB5537IntroConan Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 100,000 $5 gold coins and 350,000 $1 silver coins in commemoration of Conan, the military working dog of the U.S. Special Operations Forces who took...
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2019-12-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94.
USHB19IntroLower Costs, More Cures Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB4903IntroDown Syndrome Discrimination by Abortion Prohibition Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4935IntroTeleabortion Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB617EngrossDepartment of Energy Veterans' Health Initiative Act This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a research program in artificial intelligence and high-performance computing that is focused on the development of tools to (1) solve b...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 344.
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