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USHB5314Intro
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Addresses issues involving (1) abuses of presidential power; (2) checks and balances, accountability, and transparency; and (3) foreign interference in elections. Specifically, regarding abuses of presidential power, the bill requires the Department ...
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2021-12-07
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 838 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5314, S. 1605 and S. 610 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. Rule makes in order for the Speaker may entertain motions offered by the Majority Leader or a designee that the House suspend the rules as though under clause 1 of rule XV with respect to multiple measures that were the object of motions to suspend the rules on certain legislative days.
USSB1229Intro
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Sets forth and revises provisions regarding special recreation permits for use by individuals and groups to engage in recreational activities on federal recreational lands and waters.
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2021-12-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB4350Engross
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Authorizes FY2022 appropriations for military activities and programs of the Department of Defense (e.g., personnel; research, development, test, and evaluation; and procurement of items such as aircraft, missiles, and ammunition). It also prescribes...
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2021-12-02
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S8875-8876, S8876-8881)
USSB1874Intro
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Revises and sets forth provisions related to recreation areas and special recreation permits issued by the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) for individual or group use of federal recreational lands and waters. The b...
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2021-12-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB2043Intro
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Replaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-11-30
House Committee on House Administration Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Dec. 10, 2021.
USHB3730Engross
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Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish the Advisory Committee on United States Outlying Areas and Freely Associated States to provide advice and guidance to the VA on matters relating to veterans residing in American Samoa, Gua...
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2021-11-19
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5376Intro
25%
Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
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2021-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table.
USHB2501Intro
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Requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration and the Federal Communications Commission to update the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Spectrum Coordination to (1) improve the process for resolving frequency allocation d...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHJR65Intro
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Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing; Emergency Temporary Standard".
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2021-11-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSJR29Intro
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This joint resolution nullifies a Department of Labor emergency temporary standard for preventing the transmission of COVID-19 in employment settings. Under the standard issued on November 5, 2021, employers with 100 or more employees must require th...
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2021-11-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB59Intro
25%
Revises provisions related to fishery management activities and otherwise sets forth new requirements related to fisheries. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) must publish every three years a plan to conduct stock assessments ...
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2021-11-16
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3709Engross
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Directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to (1) submit to Congress a report describing the preliminary damage assessment process, as carried out by FEMA in the five years before this bill's enactment; and (2) convene an advisory panel t...
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2021-11-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3919PassRequires 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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2021-11-11
Became Public Law No: 117-55. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1899PassProvides statutory authority for certain regulations governing the modification, transfer, and termination of a registration to manufacture, distribute, or dispense controlled substances. It terminates the registration of individuals and entities whe...
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2021-11-10
Became Public Law No: 117-53. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3270Intro
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Revises and expands the requirements for federal agency rulemaking by requiring agencies, in making a rule, to base all preliminary and final factual determinations on evidence and to consider the legal authority under which the rule may be proposed,...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB3204Intro
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Requires federal agencies to repeal certain existing rules prior to issuing a new rule. Specifically, the bill prohibits an agency from issuing a rule that imposes a cost or responsibility on a nongovernmental person or a state or local government un...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB3088Intro
25%
To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to ensure that all firearms are traceable, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3287Intro
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Authorizes the mailing of alcoholic beverages by certain entities in accordance with the delivery requirements otherwise applicable to a privately carried shipment. The authorization applies to an entity (including a winery, brewery, or beverage dist...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHJR62Intro
25%
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the interim final rule of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration relating to "COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing; Emergency Temporary Standard".
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2021-11-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5741Intro
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To provide an exemption to any Federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate for any Federal employee or contractor who provides proof of COVID-19 antibodies, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-04
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6186)
USHB2617Engross
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Revises provisions regarding agency reporting of performance goals. Specifically, the description of how the performance goals are to be achieved shall include (1) the human capital, training, data and evidence, information technology, and skill sets...
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2021-11-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4256Engross
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Authorizes certain banking entities, subject to the approval of the appropriate federal banking agency, to invest up to 15% of their capital and surplus in one or more small business investment companies (SBICs) or in any entity established to invest...
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2021-11-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4363Engross
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Establishes a daily public reporting requirement for covered contract awards of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Covered contract award means a contract action of DHS with a total authorized dollar amount of $4 million or greater, including...
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2021-11-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB4426Engross
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Requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that the needs of children are considered in homeland security planning. Specifically, each DHS office and component must take into account the needs of children, including children within ...
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2021-11-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB5851Intro
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To void existing non-compete agreements for any employee who is fired for not complying with an employer's COVID-19 vaccine mandate, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5823Intro
25%
To establish a Pandemic Risk Reinsurance Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-02
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5811Intro
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To amend the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2022 to prohibit the use of funds related to any rule requiring a COVID-19 vaccination, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5816Intro
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To prohibit the Federal Government, or State or local government or other entity receiving Federal funding, from requiring any citizen to be vaccinated, including Federal agencies from requiring its employees to take any vaccination, without the citi...
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2021-11-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1066Intro
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Makes changes with respect to the federal cost share for Fire Management Assistance Grants and provides that the federal share shall be not less than 75% of the eligible cost. Specifically, the bill directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FE...
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2021-10-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 61 - 3.
USHB5745Intro
25%
To clarify Medicare coverage for COVID-19 testing and to provide support for cellular immune response research for COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2265Engross
50%
Allows for the delay of the redemption of a security issued by an open-end investment management company if the company or transfer agent reasonably believes the redemption involves the financial exploitation of an individual age 65 or older or an in...
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2021-10-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2989Engross
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Requires federal financial regulatory agencies to adopt specified data standards with respect to format, searchability, and transparency. The bill also decreases, beginning September 30, 2031, the cap on the surplus funds of the Federal Reserve banks...
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2021-10-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB5728Intro
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To prohibit the Secretary of Labor from using funds to draft, promulgate, or enforce a rule mandating that employers require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5742Intro
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To prohibit discrimination in health care and require the provision of equitable health care, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3073Intro
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A bill to prohibit discrimination in health care and require the provision of equitable health care, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1508Engross
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Requires federal agencies to state on the first page of guidance documents that such guidance (1) does not have the force and effect of law, and (2) is intended only to provide clarity to the public about existing legal requirements or agency policie...
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2021-10-21
Received in the Senate.
USHB4611Engross
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Requires the Management Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to issue guidance regarding new and existing contracts relating to the procurement of information and communications technology or services. The bill requires contractor...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1734Intro
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Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to significantly increase the number and size of prescribed fires conducted on federal lands. Before the end of FY2023, Interior and USDA shall each have carried out a mi...
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2021-10-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSB2747Intro
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Addresses voter registration and voting access, election integrity and security, redistricting, and campaign finance. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail ...
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2021-10-20
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2747 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 420) entered in Senate.
USHB5640Intro
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To ban the Federal procurement of certain drones and other unmanned aircraft systems, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB19Intro
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Establishes and modifies several programs and requirements to address prescription drug prices. The bill modifies provisions under Medicare and Medicaid relating to prescription drug coverage and price transparency. Among other changes, the bill requ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2251Intro
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Repeals or modifies any agency rule that is temporarily waived or modified during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency, subject to a review process.The bill specifies procedures for Congress and the heads of agencies ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2055Intro
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Establishes and otherwise modifies several reporting, disclosure, and other requirements across all branches of government to expand public access to information. For example, with respect to the legislative branch, the bill establishes additional fi...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2708Intro
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To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2064Intro
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Provides a path to lawful permanent resident status for qualifying aliens who, on or before a certain date (1) had or were eligible for temporary protected status (TPS), or (2) had received deferred enforced departure (DED) status. (TPS is available ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2086Intro
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Revises provisions related to H-2A (temporary agricultural worker) visas, including to eliminate certain requirements to hire U.S. workers, expand the program to include dairy and ranch workers, and shift administrative responsibilities from the Depa...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2779Intro
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To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the publication, by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, of information relating to rulemakings, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2787Intro
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Prohibits certain Chinese citizens from receiving visas to participate in graduate or post-graduate studies in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) and contains other related provisions. This prohibition applies to F (academic student) an...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2041Intro
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Adds five fentanyl analogues and the entire category of fentanyl-related substances to schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act. A schedule I controlled substance is a drug, substance, or chemical that has a high potential for abuse; has no curren...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2901Intro
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Reauthorizes the EB-5 Regional Center program through FY2026 and makes various changes to the program, such as imposing various oversight requirements. (EB-5 visas provide permanent resident status to qualified alien investors. A regional center allo...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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