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USHB5305Intro
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Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for providing emergency assistance, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR315Intro
25%
This resolution (1) recognizes the success of the Hamilton-class Coast Guard cutters, and (2) commends the officers and crew who have served on them.
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2021-09-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 7/22/2021 CR S5054)
USHB4363Intro
25%
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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2021-09-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 86.
USSB2610Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Intelligence Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and ...
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2021-08-10
By Senator Warner from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 117-37. Additional views filed.
USSB658Engross
50%
Allows the Department of Homeland Security to work together with a consortium composed of nonprofit entities to develop, update, and deliver cybersecurity training in support of homeland security.
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2021-08-06
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB3237PassProvides $1.9 billion in FY2021 emergency supplemental appropriations for the legislative branch and federal agencies to respond to the attack on the U.S. Capitol Complex that occurred on January 6, 2021. The funding provided by the bill is designate...
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2021-07-30
Became Public Law No: 117-31. (TXT | PDF)
USHB903Intro
25%
Modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USHB4426Intro
25%
Requires the Office of Strategy, Policy, and Plans in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to review and incorporate into DHS policy feedback from organizations representing the needs of children. The bill directs the Federal Emergency Managemen...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3263Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a medical countermeasures program to facilitate personnel readiness and protection for DHS employees and working animals in the event of a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, or ...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1893Engross
50%
Directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to survey its workforce regarding the TSA's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It must also develop and biennially review a transportation security preparedness plan for addressing future outbr...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1877Engross
50%
Requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to implement a plan to enhance security operations at airports during the COVID-19 national emergency in order to reduce risk of the spread of the coronavirus at passenger screening checkpoint...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1850Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security to designate the National Urban Security Technology Laboratory as a science and technology laboratory responsible for testing and evaluating emerging technologies and conducting research and development to ...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB564Intro
25%
Provides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USSB65Engross
50%
Imposes importation limits on goods produced using forced labor in China, especially the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, and imposes sanctions related to such forced labor. The Department of Homeland Security shall report to Congress a strategy fo...
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2021-07-16
Held at the desk.
USHB4431Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security. The bill provides appropriations for Departmental Management, Operations, Intelligence, and Oversight, including the Office of the Secretary and Executive Management; the Managem...
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2021-07-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 62.
USHB367Engross
50%
Establishes in the Department of Homeland Security an acquisition professional career program to develop a cadre of acquisition professionals. The Management Directorate shall administer the program, including carrying out recruitment efforts and pro...
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB408Engross
50%
Provides statutory authority for the mentor-protégé program of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) under which a mentor firm enters into an agreement with a protégé firm to assist the latter to compete for prime contracts and subcontracts o...
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB473Engross
50%
Directs (1) the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to review Department of Homeland Security (DHS) trusted traveler programs, and (2) DHS to extend the enrollment period where an individual's participation in a trusted traveler program was revoke...
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2293Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide certain employment rights to reservists of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3243Intro
25%
To codify the Transportation Security Administration's responsibility relating to securing pipelines against cybersecurity threats, acts of terrorism, and other nefarious acts that jeopardize the physical security or cybersecurity of pipelines, and f...
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2021-07-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 60.
USSB2311Intro
25%
A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USHR493Intro
25%
Expressing disapproval of the failure to uphold the constitutional duty to "take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed" and the usurpation of the legislative authority of Congress by the President of the United States.
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2021-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2128Intro
25%
A bill to ensure the humane treatment of pregnant women by reinstating the presumption of release and prohibiting shackling, restraining, and other inhumane treatment of pregnant detainees, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3993Intro
25%
To ensure the humane treatment of pregnant women by reinstating the presumption of release and prohibiting shackling, restraining, and other inhumane treatment of pregnant detainees, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1995Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act with respect to sport fish restoration and recreational boating safety, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-16
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB6Engross
50%
Provides certain aliens with a path to receive permanent resident status and contains other immigration-related provisions. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Justice (DOJ) shall provide conditional permanent resident stat...
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2021-06-15
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB3557Intro
25%
To increase transparency, accountability, and community engagement within the Department of Homeland Security, provide independent oversight of border security activities, improve training for agents and officers of U.S. Customs and Border Protection...
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2021-05-28
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB2087Intro
25%
To rescind amounts appropriated under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USSB1949Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a plan to respond to irregular migration at the border, to establish an irregular migration border response fund, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1912Intro
25%
Provides various protections for covered individuals subject to secondary or deferred inspections when seeking admission into the United States. Covered individuals include U.S. nationals, lawful permanent residents, aliens in possession of a visa, r...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1856Intro
25%
A bill to enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system under title 5, United States Code, to employees of the Transportation Secu...
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2021-05-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR438Intro
25%
Third Reconstruction: Fully addressing poverty and low wages from the bottom up.
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1709Intro
25%
Provides statutory authorization for the Operation Stonegarden grant program within the Department of Homeland Security. Through the program, the Federal Emergency Management Agency shall provide grants for enhancing border security to law enforcemen...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2003Intro
25%
Enacts into law several immigration-related executive orders, including orders (1) requiring reports on various issues, such as efforts by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to end policies relating to the release of certain detained aliens; (...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2004Intro
25%
Prohibits federal agencies from expending funds or resources to implement, administer, or enforce certain executive actions related to immigration, including actions that (1) prioritize the removal of certain aliens, such as those suspected of engagi...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1537Intro
25%
Contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may grant CAW status to an appl...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1909Intro
25%
Establishes a mechanism for eligible aliens who worked as essential workers during the declared COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency to apply for and obtain permanent resident status. The bill also narrows certain grounds...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1901Intro
25%
Modifies immigration law provisions relating to unaccompanied alien minors and to asylum seekers. For certain unaccompanied inadmissible alien children, generally those not at risk of being trafficking victims nor having a fear of persecution, the De...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1995Intro
25%
Makes alien gang members inadmissible to the United States and deportable. It also authorizes revoking the citizenship of certain naturalized individuals who are members of a criminal gang. The Department of Homeland Security may designate a group or...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3205Intro
25%
Repeals certain limitations on the types of vessels that may engage in coastwise trade, which is the domestic transportation of merchandise or passengers by vessels. The bill directs the U.S. Coast Guard to issue regulations that require all vessels ...
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2021-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB1646Intro
25%
Repeals certain limitations on the types of vessels that may engage in coastwise trade, which is the domestic transportation of merchandise or passengers by vessels. The bill directs the U.S. Coast Guard to issue regulations that require all vessels ...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB73Intro
25%
Bans the procurement or use by the federal government of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) that are manufactured or assembled by certain entities, including entities subject to influence or control by China, with exceptions. The ban includes associated...
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2021-05-12
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1353Intro
25%
A bill to promote United States values and fulfill agency missions through the use of innovative applied artificial intelligence technologies, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-12
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3130Intro
25%
Provides statutory authorization for the Operation Stonegarden grant program within the Department of Homeland Security. Through the program, the Federal Emergency Management Agency shall provide grants for enhancing border security to law enforcemen...
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2021-05-12
To House Homeland Security Committee
USSB747Intro
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Establishes a mechanism for eligible aliens who worked as essential workers during the declared COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency to apply for and obtain permanent resident status. The bill also narrows certain grounds...
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2021-05-12
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, and Border Safety. Hearings held.
USSB1495Intro
25%
A bill to promote international press freedom, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1505Intro
25%
A bill to require the Commandant of the Coast Guard to modify regulations relating to vessel response plans to include notifications with respect to search and rescue missions.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2880Intro
25%
To require the Commandant of the Coast Guard to modify regulations relating to vessel response plans to include notifications with respect to search and rescue missions.
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2021-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB1514Intro
25%
A bill to expedite detainee transport to border patrol processing facilities.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1515Intro
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Requires U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to take actions to improve CBP medical services along the southern border. CBP shall make emergency medical technician (EMT) and paramedic training available to selected border patrol agents along the...
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2021-04-29
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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