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USHB1037IntroTo reform the H-2A program for nonimmigrant agricultural workers, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3IntroEstablishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs. In particular, the bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to negotiate prices for certain drugs (current law prohibits HHS from doing...
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2021-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB865IntroImposes additional requirements related to the H-1B (specialty profession) nonimmigrant visas and repeals various immigration-related programs. The bill repeals the diversity visa program, which makes immigrant visas available to aliens from countrie...
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB7EngrossAddresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex, which is defined to include pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and sex characteristics. Specifically, it limits an employer's defense that a pay differential is based on a factor other t...
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2021-04-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 46.
USHB1195EngrossRequires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in health care, social service, and other sectors. Specifically, Labor must issue an interim occupational safety and health standard that requires certain employers to take actions to pro...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1068IntroA bill to direct the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue an occupational safety and health standard to protect workers from heat-related injuries and illnesses.
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2021-04-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB942IntroNullifies a rule by the Department of Treasury, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Health and Human Services regarding short-term, limited-duration health insurance plans. Short-term, limited-duration health insurance plans are plans that...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB757IntroA bill to amend the Black Lung Benefits Act to ease the benefits process for survivors of miners whose deaths were due to pneumoconiosis.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1319PassProvides additional relief to address the continued impact of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Specifically, the bill provides funding for agriculture a...
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2021-03-11
Became Public Law No: 117-2.
USHB427IntroMoves administration of the H-2A (temporary agricultural workers) program from the Department of Labor to the Department of Agriculture.
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB206IntroExpands the H-2A (temporary agricultural worker) visa program to cover additional types of labor, makes various changes to the program, and provides a safe harbor for errors in nonimmigrant worker visa applications in certain instances. The bill make...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB490IntroA bill to modernize the technology for delivering unemployment compensation, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1367IntroProhibits the use of noncompete agreements in the context of commercial enterprises except under certain circumstances. The first exception is that the seller of the entirety of a business interest may enter an agreement to refrain from engaging in a...
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2021-02-26
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB1388IntroTo require the Secretary of Labor to establish a program to provide grants for job guarantee programs.
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2021-02-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1364IntroProvides authority for the Department of Labor to enforce the parity requirements for group health plans with respect to the coverage of mental health and substance use disorder benefits.
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2021-02-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB447EngrossProvides statutory authority for the registered apprenticeship program within the Department of Labor, provides for related grant programs, and contains related provisions. The bill provides statutory authority for the Office of Apprenticeship (OA) w...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB487IntroProvides funding for FY2021 to the Department of Agriculture, the Department of the Interior, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Commerce primarily for federal land management and other conservation pu...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB483IntroProhibits the use of noncompete agreements in the context of commercial enterprises except under certain circumstances. The first exception is that the seller of the entirety of a business interest may enter an agreement to refrain from engaging in a...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB342IntroA bill to advance STEM education, provide for improved worker training, retention, and advancement, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1180IntroTo amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to clarify when the time period for the issuance of citations under such Act begins and to require a rule to clarify that an employer's duty to make and maintain accurate records of work-related...
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2021-02-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1150IntroTo codify the Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs of the Department of Labor.
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2021-02-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1162IntroProvides funding for FY2021 to the Department of Agriculture, the Department of the Interior, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Commerce primarily for federal land management and other conservation pu...
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2021-02-18
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB247IntroRevises requirements for the receipt of compensatory time off for private sector employees. Specifically, the bill authorizes private employers to provide compensatory time off to their employees at a rate of one and one-half hours for each hour of e...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB205IntroAddresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex. Specifically, it (1) limits an employer's defense that a pay differential is based on a factor other than sex to only bona fide job-related factors in wage discrimination claims, (2) enhances nonreta...
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2021-02-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB184IntroRequires the Department of Labor to promulgate health and safety standards to protect coal miners from occupational exposure to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Labor shall promulgate emergency standards within seven days of this bill's ena...
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2021-02-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB646IntroRequires the Department of Labor to issue health and safety standards to protect coal miners from occupational exposure to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Labor shall provide for emergency standards within seven days of this bill's enactme...
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2021-02-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB548IntroTo direct the Secretary of Labor to make a determination on whether to approve an occupation as an apprenticeable occupation in a timely manner, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
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