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USHB2685Engross
50%
Requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to examine and report on the cybersecurity of mobile service networks and the vulnerability of these networks and mobile devices to cyberattacks and surveillance conducted by adv...
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2021-12-02
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB951Engross
50%
Establishes a national campaign to raise awareness and increase rates of maternal vaccinations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) must consult with various stakeholders to carry out this campaign. In addition, the CDC must focus on...
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2021-12-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB550Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to take actions to improve data sharing and other aspects of immunization information systems. These are confidential, population-based databases that maintain a record of vaccine administrati...
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2021-12-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4350Engross
50%
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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2021-12-01
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S8837-8859)
USHB4045Intro
25%
To direct the Federal Communications Commission to establish a task force to be known as the "6G Task Force", and for other purposes.
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2021-12-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2629Intro
25%
A bill to establish cybercrime reporting mechanisms, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 173.
USSB796PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement the maternity care coordination program. The VA must provide community maternity care providers (i.e., non-VA maternity care providers) with training and support with respect to the unique...
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2021-11-30
Became Public Law No: 117-69.
USSB894PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to consult with the Department of Defense to identify and refer members of the Armed Forces with health care occupations for employment with the VA during their separation from the Armed Forces. The VA...
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2021-11-30
Became Public Law No: 117-67.
USHB2043Intro
25%
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.
USSB1031PassRequires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study to assess whether there are disparities associated with race and ethnicity with respect to (1) compensation benefits administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), (2) d...
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2021-11-30
Became Public Law No: 117-66.
USHB2364Intro
25%
Requires several federal agencies to provide education and training related to synthetic opioids, including fentanyl and its analogues. Specifically, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must launch a public education campaign on the danger...
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2021-11-30
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.
USHB1510PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on its policies and procedures relating to the usage and maintenance of video cameras for patient safety and law enforcement at VA medical facilities.
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2021-11-23
Became Public Law No: 117-64.
USHB2093PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make all of its fact sheets available in English, Spanish, Tagalog, and each of the 10 most commonly spoken languages not listed. The bill also requires the VA to establish a publicly available webs...
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2021-11-22
Became Public Law No: 117-62. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2911PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to submit a plan for obligating and expending covered funds, which are funds made available to the VA for response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill requires the VA to submit biweekly reports regardin...
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2021-11-22
Became Public Law No: 117-63. (TXT | PDF)
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.
USHB5574Engross
50%
Directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to develop a plan to ensure that TSA material disseminated in major airports is better understood by people accessing such airports, including by foreign language speakers and people with visio...
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2021-11-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB297Engross
50%
Directs the Forest Service to conduct a study to (1) determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing a unit of the National Forest System in the islands of Hawaii, Maui, Molokai, Lanai, Oahu, and Kauai in the state of Hawaii; and (2) identi...
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2021-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB270Intro
25%
Expands the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site currently located in Topeka, Kansas, to include additional sites in Clarendon County, South Carolina, and establishes as affiliated areas specified sites in Farmville, Virginia; Wilmingto...
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2021-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB904Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and disseminat...
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2021-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3076Intro
25%
Addresses the finances and operations of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). The bill requires the Office of Personnel Management to establish the Postal Service Health Benefits Program for USPS employees and retirees and provides for coordinated enrollm...
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2021-11-18
House Committee on Ways and Means Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Dec. 3, 2021.
USSB2433Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior to develop and maintain a current and accurate multipurpose cadastre (inventory) of federal real property to support federal land management activities on federal real property, including resource development an...
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2021-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB3244Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a Bio-Preparedness and Infectious Diseases Workforce Loan Repayment Program.
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2021-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB612Intro
25%
Expands a program that compensates individuals who were exposed to radiation from atmospheric nuclear testing and subsequently developed specified cancers. Under current law, the program compensates, among others, individuals who were present in a de...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 13.
USHB1667Intro
25%
Establishes grants and requires other activities to improve mental and behavioral health and prevent burnout among health care providers. Specifically, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must award grants to train health care providers...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1931Intro
25%
Establishes a museum program on the historical importance of Japanese American confinement during World War II and permanently reauthorizes the Japanese American Confinement Sites preservation program. The bill directs the Department of the Interior ...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2026Intro
25%
Establishes a Highly Endangered Amphibian Species Conservation Fund and requires the Department of the Interior to use the fund to carry out a grant program for the conservation of highly endangered amphibian species. Highly endangered amphibian spec...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 17.
USHB2915Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that procurement of certain items, such as body armor and other protective gear, meets specified requirements, including that a fraction of procurement funds be used for items manufactured b...
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2021-11-17
Received in the Senate.
USSB1296Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly implement a five-year pilot program to assess the feasibility and advisability of providing specified counseling and services as part of the Transition As...
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2021-11-17
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB4233Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to furnish counseling, including counseling through a Vet Center, to veterans or members of the Armed Forces who are pursuing a course of education using specified Department of Defense or VA education...
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2021-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4626Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to, at least once every 10 years, enter into a contract with a private sector entity or entities to conduct an independent assessment of the hospital care, medical services, and other health care furni...
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2021-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1881Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2029 and otherwise revises a Department of Education (ED) grant program for student veteran centers. Specifically, ED must make grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) or consortia of IHEs to establish, maintain, impr...
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2021-11-17
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
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.
USHB1437Intro
25%
Directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to take actions regarding precipitation estimation. NOAA shall, no less than every five years, update precipitation frequency estimates for the United States. NOAA must include specif...
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2021-11-16
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2428Intro
25%
Revises procedures under the False Claims Act (FCA), a law that rewards whistleblowers (known as relators) who bring claims on behalf of the government by allowing them to share in the recovery in cases where the government recovers funds lost to fra...
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2021-11-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 166.
USHB1339Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Transportation to establish an Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) interagency working group to plan and coordinate efforts related to the safety, infrastructure, physical security, cybersecurity, and federal investment necessary to...
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2021-11-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1927Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act.
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2021-11-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 165.
USHB3684PassAddresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill extends FY2021 enacted levels th...
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2021-11-15
Became Public Law No: 117-58.
USHB3709Engross
50%
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
USSB1064PassEstablishes measures to monitor, report on, and address corruption and human rights abuses in Nicaragua. Specifically, the bill directs U.S. leadership at international financial institutions to advocate for increased oversight with respect to any lo...
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2021-11-10
Became Public Law No: 117-54. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3001Intro
25%
To advance United States national interests by prioritizing the protection of internationally recognized human rights and development of the rule of law in relations between the United States and Vietnam, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3043Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services, in coordination with the Department of Justice, the Department of Labor, and relevant state agencies, to enter into an arrangement with the National Academy of Sciences in order to study the effec...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3385Engross
50%
Authorizes the Department of State and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to postpone the medical exam requirement for qualifying citizens or nationals of Afghanistan seeking entry into the United States as special immigrants. Specifically, th...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3373Intro
25%
To strengthen United States engagement in the Oceania region and enhance the security and resilience of allies and partners of the Oceania community, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2992Intro
25%
Requires the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) to consult with relevant agencies to establish crisis intervention training tools for first responders to address individuals with traumatic brain injuries, acquired brain injuries, and post-traumatic s...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3195Intro
25%
Makes state or local governments that violate immigration laws ineligible for federal financial assistance. A governmental entity shall be ineligible if it (1) violates federal law by prohibiting its officials from communicating with the Department o...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3375Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify provisions relating to assistance by States, and political subdivisions of States, in the enforcement of Federal immigration laws, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3245Intro
25%
Authorizes the President to impose visa- and property-blocking sanctions on any foreign person that is responsible for or involved in specified activities that are detrimental to the environment. Such activities include (1) causing significant excess...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2946Intro
25%
Establishes measures to monitor, report on, and address corruption and human rights abuses in Nicaragua. Specifically, the bill directs U.S. leadership at international financial institutions to advocate for oversight with respect to any loan or fina...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3127Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to nonprofit disability organizations to develop training programs for law enforcement officers who may encounter individuals with disabilities.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR320Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that access to reliable and clean drinking water is critically important to the health and welfare of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Further, the resolution calls upon the fede...
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2021-11-05
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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