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USHB660IntroRequires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish a grant program for states, tribal and local governments, and other entities to implement projects that restore a marine, estuarine, coastal, or Great Lakes habitat, or ...
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2021-06-22
Committee Hearings Held.
USSR176IntroA resolution urging all parties in Georgia to seek prompt implementation of the agreement signed on April 19, 2021, and reaffirming the support of the Senate for Georgia, the territorial integrity of Georgia, and the aspirations of Georgians to join ...
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2021-06-22
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHR438IntroThird Reconstruction: Fully addressing poverty and low wages from the bottom up.
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1776IntroRevises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. Specifically, the bill establishes a congressional approval process for a major rule. A major rule may only take effect if Congress approves of the rule. A major rule is a rule...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSR224IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States must seize the opportunity to create millions of jobs, become a net exporter of clean energy, and secure a better, more equitable future by accelerating the electrification of hou...
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2021-05-18
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1920IntroRequires agencies, when publishing a final major rule and biennially thereafter, to assess the impact of the rule on regulated entities, determine how the actual benefits and costs of the rule have varied from those anticipated, and assess the effect...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSB73IntroBans 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.
USSB82IntroRequires the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Health and Human Services to form a joint task force on air travel during and after the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public healt...
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2021-05-12
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB140IntroAddresses data collection and monitoring of the Great Lakes, oceans, bays, estuaries, and coasts. The bill increases domestic and international coordination to enhance data management and monitoring of the Great Lakes, oceans, bays, estuaries, and co...
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2021-05-12
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1316IntroA bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to make a declaration of a significant incident, 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.
USSB1350IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a national risk management cycle, 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.
USHB160IntroAddresses the conservation and sustainability of coral reef ecosystems. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Coral Reef Conservation Program; directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to pr...
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2021-05-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB115IntroRequires the Department of Commerce to study and report on the effects of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the travel and tourism industry, including considerations of changes in industry employment rates and business revenue...
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2021-04-28
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB1357IntroAllows essential workers and their family members to file claims and receive compensation for harm or death suffered as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). A Special Master appointed by the Department of Justice must review claims ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB1442IntroA bill to establish the Corporation for Career Pathways to promote pathways to unfilled and emerging job markets, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB814IntroContains provisions related to U.S. support for Ukraine. From FY2022-FY2026, the Department of State is authorized to (1) provide grants and loans to Ukraine for acquiring U.S. defense equipment and services through the Foreign Military Financing pro...
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2021-04-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 49.
USSCR8IntroThis resolution calls for renewed U.S. leadership in addressing the climate crisis that is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children. It also recognizes the need for the departments and agencies...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHCR31IntroThis resolution calls for renewed U.S. leadership in addressing the climate crisis that is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children. It also recognizes the need for the departments and agencies...
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2021-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2543IntroTo amend the Federal Reserve Act to add additional demographic reporting requirements, to modify the goals of the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 30 - 23.
USHB2453IntroTo provide grants to States that do not suspend, revoke, or refuse to renew a driver's license of a person or refuse to renew a registration of a motor vehicle for failure to pay a civil or criminal fine or fee, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USSB1252IntroProhibits, with certain exceptions, a federal agency from issuing a rule that causes a new financial or administrative burden on businesses or people in the United States unless the agency has repealed or amended two or more existing rules causing su...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1177IntroImposes additional requirements to acquire an E visa (for an investor or trader who is a national of a foreign country with a treaty of commerce and navigation with the United States, or an Australian specialty worker). Specifically, if an alien beca...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1075IntroA bill to withhold funding authorized under the American Rescue Plan Act from any State or unit of local government that provides relief funds or monetary payments through a program exclusively targeting illegal immigrants.
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2021-04-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2340IntroTo direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a toll credit exchange pilot program, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB2299IntroRequires the Department of Commerce to study and report on the effects of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the travel and tourism industry, including considerations of changes in industry employment rates and business revenue...
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2021-04-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2290IntroRequires the Small Business Administration to submit a report analyzing the impact on small businesses of any prospective requirement relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) that would restrict or prevent those businesses from operating...
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2021-03-29
To House Small Business Committee
USHB2212IntroEstablishes in the legislative branch the Pandemic Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Commission to make recommendations and propose legislation for modification, consolidation, harmonization, or repeal of regulations to reduce compliance costs, en...
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2021-03-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2259IntroTo establish the Office of Supply Chain Preparedness within the Department of Commerce to manage the partnership of the United States with private industry and State and local governments with respect to the manufacturing of critical resources, and f...
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2021-03-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB998IntroA bill to provide grants to States that do not suspend, revoke, or refuse to renew a driver's license of a person or refuse to renew a registration of a motor vehicle for failure to pay a civil or criminal fine or fee, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB997IntroA bill to establish the Office of Manufacturing and Industrial Innovation Policy and strategic national manufacturing policy for the United States, to provide manufacturing and industrial perspective and advice to the President, to provide for a comp...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1001IntroEstablishes in the legislative branch the Pandemic Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Commission to make recommendations and propose legislation for modification, consolidation, harmonization, or repeal of regulations to reduce compliance costs, en...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2143IntroEstablishes a new business-related tax credit to finance home building and rehabilitation in neighborhoods that meet certain eligibility criteria relating to poverty rates, income, and home values. The credit is limited to 35% of the lesser of the qu...
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2021-03-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB701IntroRevises rulemaking requirements with respect to unfunded mandates. Specifically, the bill requires federal agencies to prepare and publish in the Federal Register an initial and final regulatory impact analysis prior to promulgating any proposed or f...
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2013IntroProvides support to address the impacts of climate change. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of the Treasury to issue up to $1 billion in climate change obligations (e.g., bonds) in a fiscal year, with bond proceeds going into the Clim...
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB869IntroA bill to establish the Office of Supply Chain Preparedness within the Department of Commerce to manage the partnership of the United States with private industry and State and local governments with respect to the manufacturing of critical resources...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB849IntroRequires the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the Central Intelligence Agency to jointly report to Congress on vulnerabilities in supply chains that are critical to U.S. national security, economic security, or public health. The r...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USSB873IntroProvides support to address the impacts of climate change. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of the Treasury to issue up to $1 billion in climate change obligations (e.g., bonds) in a fiscal year, with bond proceeds going into the Clim...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB784IntroA bill to amend the Social Security Act to establish a new employment, training, and supportive services program for unemployed and underemployed individuals, including individuals with barriers to employment and those who are unemployed or underempl...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB793IntroRequires the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to make available to Congress and the public each fiscal model, policy model, and data preparation routine that the CBO uses to estimate the costs and other fiscal, social, or economic effects of legisla...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Budget Committee
USHB1962IntroTo amend the Social Security Act to establish a new employment, training, and supportive services program for unemployed and underemployed individuals, including individuals with barriers to employment and those who are unemployed or underemployed as...
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2021-03-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1987IntroTo help charitable nonprofit organizations provide services to meet the increasing demand in community needs caused by the coronavirus pandemic, preserve and create jobs in the nonprofit sector, reduce unemployment, and promote economic recovery.
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2021-03-17
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1936IntroTo require the Comptroller General to evaluate and issue a report on the structural and economic impacts of climate resiliency at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, including recommendations on how to improve the building codes and standards th...
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2021-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR234IntroThis resolution acknowledges the impact of redlining (i.e., geographic discrimination) and states that the federal government has a responsibility to ameliorate its effects, including through the creation, preservation, and maintenance of equitable e...
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2021-03-16
To House Financial Services 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. TITLE I--COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, NUTRITION, AND FORESTR...
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2021-03-11
Became Public Law No: 117-2.
USSB740IntroA bill to help charitable nonprofit organizations provide services to meet the increasing demand in community needs caused by the coronavirus pandemic, preserve and create jobs in the nonprofit sector, reduce unemployment, and promote economic recove...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB710IntroRequires the Government Accountability Office to study the activities of sister city partnerships involving foreign communities in countries that received a score of 45 or less on Transparency International's 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index. A sist...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1852IntroRequires the Government Accountability Office to study the activities of sister city partnerships involving foreign communities in countries that received a score of 45 or less on Transparency International's 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index. A sist...
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2021-03-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB685IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a carbon fee to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB691IntroRequires congressional approval of any proposed unilateral trade action that has the effect of increasing trade barriers.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1718IntroRequires the Small Business Administration to report on the recovery of small businesses from the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic and the effects on small businesses of increasing the federal minimum hourly wage to $15.
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2021-03-09
To House Small Business Committee
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