US Congress Senator Thomas Carper [D]

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USSB2322Intro
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Requires the Department of Homeland Security to carry out a pilot program that assesses whether allowing certain entities to participate in the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism would enhance port security, combat terrorism, prevent supply ...
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2022-05-26
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2736-2737; text: CR S2736-2737)
USSR652Intro
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A resolution recognizing June 2022 as "LGBTQ Pride Month".
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2022-05-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR653Intro
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A resolution recognizing the significance of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month as an important time to celebrate the significant contributions of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders to the history of the United States.
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2022-05-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1116Intro
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Provides federal workers' compensation to firefighters who contract certain illnesses as a result of their service. Specifically, the bill provides that (1) heart disease, lung disease, and specified cancers of federal employees employed in fire prot...
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2022-05-25
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB4057Intro
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A bill to develop a comprehensive, strategic plan for Federal electric vehicle fleet battery management, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-25
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB4255Intro
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A bill to authorize dedicated domestic terrorism offices within the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to analyze and monitor domestic terrorist activity and require the Federal Governm...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR643Intro
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A resolution designating the week of May 15 through May 21, 2022, as "National Police Week".
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2022-05-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2580-2581; text: CR S2591-2593)
USSB1596Engross
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Directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins in commemoration of the National World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia. The design of the coins sh...
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2022-05-17
Held at the desk.
USSR641Intro
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This resolution designates the week of May 15-May 21, 2022, as National Public Works Week and recognizes the contributions of public works professionals.
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2022-05-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2535; text: CR S2550)
USSB270PassRedesignates the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site as the Brown v. Board of Education National Historical Park and expands the park. The park is expanded to include the land and interests in land as generally depicted on the map titl...
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2022-05-12
Became Public Law No: 117-123.
USSB4194Intro
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Reauthorizes through FY2026 (1) the volunteer services, community partnerships, and refuge education programs of the National Wildlife Refuge System; and (2) provisions authorizing the Department of the Interior to accept and use gifts, devises, or b...
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2022-05-12
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR630Intro
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This resolution honors the contributions of small businesses in the United States and supports the designation of National Small Business Week.
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2022-05-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2455; text: CR S2452)
USSR621Intro
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A resolution honoring the life and legacy of the late Senator Orrin G. Hatch.
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2022-05-09
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR625Intro
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A resolution congratulating the students, parents, teachers, and leaders of charter schools across the United States for making ongoing contributions to education, and supporting the ideals and goals of the 23rd annual National Charter Schools Week, ...
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2022-05-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2384; text: CR S2383)
USSB400PassDesignates the headquarters building of the Department of Transportation located at 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, in Washington, DC, as the William T. Coleman, Jr. and Norman Y. Mineta Federal Building.
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2022-05-06
Became Public Law No: 117-117. (TXT | PDF)
USSR619Intro
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that public servants should be commended for their dedication and continued service to the United States during Public Service Recognition Week.
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2022-05-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2366; text: CR S2363-2364)
USSR617Intro
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A resolution recognizing the roles and contributions of the teachers of the United States in building and enhancing the civic, cultural, and economic well-being of the United States.
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2022-05-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2366; text: CR S2362-2363)
USSB4137Intro
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A bill to provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-04
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB4136Intro
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An original bill to provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 361.
USSB895Engross
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Excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, any civil damages, restitution, or other monetary award (including compensatory or statutory damages and restitution imposed in a criminal matter) awarded pursuant to an order of mandatory restitut...
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2022-04-28
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3743Intro
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A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out certain activities to improve recycling and composting programs in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 358.
USSB3742Intro
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A bill to establish a pilot grant program to improve recycling accessibility, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 357.
USSB4105Intro
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A bill to treat certain liquidations of new motor vehicle inventory as qualified liquidations of LIFO inventory for purposes of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
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2022-04-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR599Intro
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A resolution honoring military children during the National Month of the Military Child.
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2022-04-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2196-2197; text: CR S2195)
USSR593Intro
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A resolution relating to the death of Kaneaster Hodges, Jr., former United States Senator for the State of Arkansas.
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2022-04-08
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB4074Intro
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A bill to prevent future pandemics, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR586Intro
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This resolution supports the designation of National Assistant Principals Week.
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2022-04-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR582Intro
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This resolution designates April 16 through April 24, 2022, as National Park Week. The resolution also encourages the people of the United States and the world to responsibly visit, experience, recreate in, and support the treasured national parks of...
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2022-04-06
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2056; text: CR S2044-2045)
USSR565Intro
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A resolution honoring and celebrating the life and legacy of Representative Don Young.
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2022-03-31
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3979Intro
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A bill to amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to extend child nutrition waiver authority.
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2022-03-31
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSCR35Intro
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This concurrent resolution supports the goals and ideals of the International Transgender Day of Visibility. It celebrates the accomplishments and leadership of transgender, nonbinary, gender nonconforming, and gender-diverse people.
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2022-03-31
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3650Intro
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A bill to require the Director of the Office of Personnel Management to establish and maintain a public directory of the individuals occupying Government policy and supporting positions, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-30
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB3655Intro
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Extends the Civil Rights Cold Case Records Review Board until 2026 (or 2027 if the board opts for an additional one-year extension). The board reviews the decisions of federal agencies to postpone the disclosure of civil rights cold case records (i.e...
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2022-03-30
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSR547Intro
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This resolution congratulates the people of Greece as they celebrate the 201st anniversary of Greece's independence. The resolution also expresses support for the principles of democratic governance to which the people of the United States and Greece...
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2022-03-30
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1860; text: 3/15/2022 CR S1181)
USSB3955Intro
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Allows employers who do not provide a retirement plan to establish a starter 401(k) deferral-only arrangement for plan years beginning after 2022. The bill defines starter 401(k) deferral-only arrangement as any cash or deferred arrangement that meet...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR561Intro
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This resolution designates the first week of April 2022 as National Asbestos Awareness Week. It also urges the Surgeon General to warn and educate people about asbestos exposure, which may be hazardous to their health.
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2022-03-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1839; text: CR S1836)
USSB3664Intro
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Provides support for the conservation of North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis). Specifically, it requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to provide financial assistance for projects designed to reduce the letha...
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2022-03-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR551Intro
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A resolution recognizing the contributions of AmeriCorps members and alumni and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers to the lives of the people of the United States.
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2022-03-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1248; text: CR S1255-1256)
USSB420Intro
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Expands various labor protections related to employees' rights to organize and collectively bargain in the workplace. Among other things, it revises the definitions of employee, supervisor, and employer to broaden the scope of individuals covered by ...
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2022-03-16
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB321PassProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the women of the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion (commonly known as the Six Triple Eight) in recognition of their pioneering military service, devotion to duty, and contributions to in...
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2022-03-14
Became Public Law No: 117-97. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3792Intro
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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend acute hospital care at home waiver flexibilities.
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2022-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR537Intro
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This resolution designates March 2022 as National Women's History Month. The resolution also recognizes the celebration of such month as a time to reflect on the contributions that women have made to the United States.
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2022-03-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1013-1014; text: CR S1019)
USSB3767Intro
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A bill to amend the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act to reauthorize Delaware River Basin conservation programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-07
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR534Intro
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This resolution condemns violence and threats of violence against historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and reaffirms the federal government's commitment to combating violence against HBCU students, faculty, and staff.
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2022-03-03
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S998, text: CR S995-996)
USSR530Intro
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This resolution designates March 4, 2022, as National Speech and Debate Education Day.
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2022-03-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S959; text: CR S953)
USSB583PassDirects the Management Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to publish an annual report on a DHS website on projects that have used innovative procurement techniques within DHS to accomplish specified goals. Such goals are improvi...
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2022-02-22
Became Public Law No: 117-88. (TXT | PDF)
USSB697Engross
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Directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the legacy of Harriet Tubman as an abolitionist. The Secretary may issue coins under this bill on...
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2022-02-18
Held at the desk.
USSR519Intro
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This resolution commends the courage, resolve, and restraint shown by the Ukrainian people in their pursuit of sovereignty and democracy and reaffirms unwavering U.S. support for a secure, democratic, and independent Ukraine. It also condemns Russia'...
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2022-02-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S800; text: CR S791-792)
USSR521Intro
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This resolution recognizes Black History Month as an opportunity to reflect on U.S. history and to commemorate the contributions of African Americans. It calls for the United States to (1) honor the contribution of pioneers who helped to ensure its l...
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2022-02-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S800; text: CR S792-793)
USSR520Intro
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This resolution designates the week of February 21-February 25, 2022, as Public Schools Week.
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2022-02-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S800; text: CR S792)
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