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USHB4426Engross
50%
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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2022-05-16
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2516)
USHB623Intro
25%
Modifies funding for a pediatric disease research initiative within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Currently, this initiative receives funding through FY2023 from the 10-Year Pediatric Research Initiative Fund. directs certain penalties ass...
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2022-05-11
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USSB3278Intro
25%
Requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission to establish product safety standards with respect to batteries that pose an ingestion hazard (e.g., button cell or coin batteries). Specifically, consumer products with these batteries must include (1)...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB7667Intro
25%
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs, medical devices, generic drugs, and biosimilar biological products, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-11
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 30 - 0 .
USHB7666Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to mental health and substance use disorders, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-11
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by the Yeas and Nays: 32 - 0 .
USSB4170Intro
25%
A bill to reauthorize programs for mental health, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR39Engross
50%
This joint resolution nullifies a Department of Health and Human Services rule published on November 30, 2021, concerning vaccine and mask requirements to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Head Start programs. These programs provide comprehensive ea...
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2022-05-06
Held at the desk.
USSR607Intro
25%
A resolution supporting the designation of the week of May 1, 2022, as "Children's Mental Health Awareness Week" and May 5, 2022, as "Children's Mental Health Awareness Day".
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2022-05-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4693Engross
50%
Sets out programs and otherwise directs the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to carry out activities to prevent and treat malnutrition globally. Specifically, USAID may leverage resources to address malnutrition through the Global Nu...
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2022-04-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHJR81Intro
25%
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start P...
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2022-04-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7478Intro
25%
To promote youth athletic safety, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4056Intro
25%
A bill to promote youth athletic safety, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4014Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the Director of the National Science Foundation to award grants to support research on the disruption of regular cognitive processes associated with COVID-19 infection, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7400Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a demonstration program to test providing preferential treatment under the Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP programs for certain drugs and biologicals manufactured in the United States.
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2022-04-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3991Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a demonstration program to test providing preferential treatment under the Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP programs for certain drugs and biologicals manufactured in the United State...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3617Engross
50%
Decriminalizes marijuana. Specifically, it removes marijuana from the list of scheduled substances under the Controlled Substances Act and eliminates criminal penalties for an individual who manufactures, distributes, or possesses marijuana. The bill...
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2022-04-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7373Intro
25%
To amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to extend certain waivers related to child nutrition, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3979Intro
25%
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
USHR1006Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the essential services provided by the cleaning industry in maintaining sanitary conditions and supports the designation of National Cleaning Week to promote safe and clean environments at work, in schools, and at home.
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2022-03-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7255Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 multiple suicide prevention programs and related activities with a particular focus on youth and young adults. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes grants for statewide or tribal youth suicide prevention and early intervent...
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2022-03-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3899Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to reauthorize and update the Act, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7180Intro
25%
To authorize the Director of the National Science Foundation to award grants to support research on the disruption of regular cognitive processes associated with COVID-19 infection, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-21
[Hearing: May 17 @ 12:15 pm]
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB3862Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the Department of Education in coordination with other relevant Federal agencies, to include a longitudinal component on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on student outcomes and well-being on an existing longitudinal educationa...
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2022-03-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1543PassRequires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), when awarding certain grants for priority mental-health needs, to give preference to state, tribal, and local educational agencies that plan to implement evidence-based suicide awareness and...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-100. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103.
USSB3799Intro
25%
Sets out programs and activities primarily to address public health preparedness and response. Specifically, the bill establishes a legislative task force to investigate the COVID-19 pandemic and a White House office to advise on pandemic preparednes...
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2022-03-15
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB6984Intro
25%
To authorize humanitarian assistance to the people of Ukraine, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR967Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the impact of COVID-19 on children who have lost a caregiver during the pandemic and the disproportionate effect of this impact on racial and ethnic minorities.
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2022-03-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6914Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of Federal funds to discriminate, directly or indirectly, against an individual on the basis of whether such individual has been vaccinated or acquired natural immunity against SARS-CoV-2, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3726Intro
25%
A bill to address research on, and improve access to, supportive services for individuals with long COVID.
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2022-03-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR853Intro
25%
This resolution calls on the United States to increase support for and work with international partners, including the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), to address the education and health needs of every child as the world recovers and rebuild...
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2022-02-22
To House Subcommittee on International Development, International Organizations and Global Corporate Social Impact
USHB2021Intro
25%
Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2022-02-15
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB3623Intro
25%
Modifies and reauthorizes through FY2027 programs and activities under the Violence Against Women Act that seek to prevent and respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking. The bill also authorizes new programs, makes c...
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2022-02-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 268.
USHB6676Intro
25%
Establishes a new federal criminal offense for administering a COVID-19 vaccine to a minor without the prior consent of a custodial parent or legal guardian of the minor. A violation is subject to a fine, a prison term of up to one year, or both.
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2022-02-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6613Intro
25%
Extends authority through June 30, 2023, for the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to waive certain requirements for the school meal programs to address COVID-19. The bill extends the authority for USDA to issue a single waiver of child nutrition prog...
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2022-02-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1688Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and otherwise revises certain programs related to the prevention, investigation, treatment, and prosecution of family violence, child abuse, and child neglect involving Indian children and families. Specifically, the bill ...
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2022-02-02
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-63 was printed.
USSJR34Intro
25%
This joint resolution disapproves of the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Coronavirus Immunization of School Students and Early Childhood Workers Amendment Act of 2021 (D.C. Act 24-285), enacted by the council on January 12...
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2022-01-19
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3514Intro
25%
Nullifies the following actions of the government of the District of Columbia: Order 2021-148 issued by the Mayor on December 22, 2021 (relating to vaccination requirements for entrance into certain indoor establishments and facilities); and the Coro...
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2022-01-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6377Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide free antigen diagnostic tests for COVID-19 (i.e., rapid tests) to U.S. residents. The bill also automatically grants emergency use authorization for rapid tests approved by certain...
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2022-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB3479Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and revises a program carried out by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that supports the use of community health workers to improve health outcomes in medically underserved communities. The bill also requires ...
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2022-01-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6000Intro
25%
Addresses pandemic preparedness and public health issues, caregiver and patient engagement, drug development, insurance coverage, and biomedical research. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must undertake research and other activities ...
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2022-01-04
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81. (TXT | PDF)
USSB116Intro
25%
Requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission to report, and make available to the public, information about injuries and deaths from consumer products during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The report must be submitted every three months for...
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2021-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.
USSB3412Intro
25%
Prohibits federal funds from being used to implement or enforce the Department of Health and Human Services' rule titled Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs, published on November 30, 2021, or any s...
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2021-12-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6312Intro
25%
Prohibits federal funds from being used to implement or enforce the Department of Health and Human Services' rule titled Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs, published on November 30, 2021, or any s...
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2021-12-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2741Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in coordination with the Administration for Children and Families, to award grants to nonprofits, institutions of higher education, or consortia of these entities to promote healthy eating and ...
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2021-12-15
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3386Intro
25%
A bill to prevent, treat, and cure tuberculosis globally.
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2021-12-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6268Intro
25%
Establishes an Interagency Task Force to examine the conditions and experiences of Black women and girls to identify and assess the efficacy of policies and programs of federal, state, and local governments designed to improve outcomes for such indiv...
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2021-12-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3988Intro
25%
Directs the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Department of State to integrate mental health and psychosocial support activities across all U.S. foreign assistance programs, with a particular focus on children and other vulner...
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2021-12-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3894Engross
50%
Requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to periodically update specified guidance to help states address social determinants of health (e.g., socioeconomic factors) under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
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2021-12-09
To Senate Finance Committee
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