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USSB848PassRevises the service obligation verification process for the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program. For example, the bill provides a process for the Department of Education to reconsider and reverse the co...
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2021-10-13
Became Public Law No: 117-49.
USSB1917PassRequires the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to study the cybersecurity risks facing elementary and secondary schools and develop recommendations that include cybersecurity guidelines designed to assist schools in facing those...
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2021-10-08
Became Public Law No: 117-47.
USHB3684Engross
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Addresses 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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2021-10-01
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule XIX, further consideration of the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 3684 is postponed.
USHB2116Intro
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Prohibits discrimination based on a person's hair texture or hairstyle if that style or texture is commonly associated with a particular race or national origin. Specifically, the bill prohibits this type of discrimination against those participating...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 15.
USHB5305PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-43.
USSR366Intro
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This resolution (1) supports the designation of the week of September 11-September 17 as Patriot Week; and (2) recognizes that each generation should renew the spirit of the nation based on the first principles, historical figures, founding documents...
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2021-09-30
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 9/15/2021 CR S6527-6528)
USHB5376Intro
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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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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 94.
USHB4350Intro
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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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2021-09-23
The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 4350.
USSR384Intro
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A resolution designating the week of September 20 through September 24, 2021, as "Community School Coordinators Appreciation Week".
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2021-09-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6666-6667; text: CR S6679-6680)
USSB1543Intro
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Requires state, tribal, and local educational agencies that receive grant funding for priority mental-health needs, including through the Project AWARE State Education Agency Grant Program, to establish and implement evidence-based suicide awareness ...
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2021-09-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 127.
USHR669Intro
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This resolution supports the designation of Community School Coordinators Appreciation Week.
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2021-09-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5284Intro
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Expands the tax deduction for certain expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers to include home school teachers and home schooling expenses.
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2021-09-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR365Intro
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A resolution honoring the life, legacy, and achievements of MacNolia Cox.
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2021-09-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6528; text: CR S6527)
USHB4691Intro
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Requires the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to study the cybersecurity risks facing elementary and secondary schools and develop recommendations that include cybersecurity guidelines designed to assist schools in facing those...
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2021-09-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 87.
USHR640Intro
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This resolution (1) supports the designation of Patriot Week; and (2) recognizes that each generation should renew the spirit of the nation based on the first principles, historical figures, founding documents, and symbols of the United States.
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2021-09-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR363Intro
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This resolution designates September 2021 as School Bus Safety Month.
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2021-09-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6482-6483; text: CR S6505-6506)
USSB2730Intro
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Requires the Department of Education to establish a pilot program to award grants to local educational agencies for establishing comprehensive mental and behavioral health services programs in elementary and secondary schools.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2317Intro
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To provide that United States citizens may not be discriminated against based on their COVID-19 vaccination status, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4521Intro
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To provide for a coordinated Federal research initiative to ensure continued United States leadership in engineering biology.
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2021-08-30
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHR588Intro
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This resolution commends the bravery and perseverance of the Clinton 12, students who desegregated Clinton High School in Clinton, Tennessee.
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2021-08-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4983Intro
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To prohibit elementary schools, secondary schools, and institutions of higher education that receive Federal funding from mandating COVID-19 vaccinations, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-06
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB989Intro
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Authorizes the Department of Education to make a grant to or enter into a contract with an eligible entity (e.g., an institution of higher education) to establish, operate, and staff a Native American language resource and training center. The center...
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2021-08-04
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB4017Intro
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To authorize appropriations for the Department of State for fiscal years 2021 through 2023 to provide assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras through bilateral compacts to increase protection of women and children in their homes and commun...
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USHB3850Intro
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Requires the Department of State to periodically report to Congress on the conditions of women and girls in Afghan civil society following the departure of U.S. and NATO forces. The reports shall also assess the status of assurances made by the Talib...
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4502Engross
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Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
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2021-08-03
Received in the Senate.
USHB4904Intro
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To provide for emergency operational cost reimbursements for child nutrition programs for certain additional months, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4373Engross
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Department for Administration of Foreign Affairs, International Organizations, and International Commi...
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2021-07-29
Received in the Senate.
USHB4855Intro
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Establishes the Commission to Prevent Heat Stroke Deaths. The commission shall conduct a study on exertional heat stroke among student athletes at educational institutions across the United States, develop recommendations for the purpose of reducing ...
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4861Intro
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Requires the commanders of each military installation to annually submit written certification to their respective military departments verifying whether they have confirmed the information contained in all Impact Aid source check forms received from...
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4805Intro
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To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to make grants to States to assist local educational agencies in voluntary installation and maintenance of filtration stations at schools and child care program...
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2021-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2510Intro
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A bill to reduce the health risks of heat by establishing the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Program within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Interagency...
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2021-07-28
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2477Intro
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A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to divert certain parents of minor children, expectant parents, and other caregivers from incarceration and into comprehensive programs providing resources, services, and training to those individuals and...
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2021-07-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4709Intro
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To amend title 18, United States Code, to divert certain parents of minor children, expectant parents, and other caregivers from incarceration and into comprehensive programs providing resources, services, and training to those individuals and their ...
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2021-07-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3115Intro
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To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 and the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to make breakfasts and lunches free for all children, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB1550Intro
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Supports efforts to increase human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates and otherwise prevent and treat cervical cancer and other cancers associated with that virus. Specifically, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) must educate th...
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSR311Intro
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This resolution congratulates Zaila Avant-garde on becoming the 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion.
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2021-07-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5025; text: CR S5022)
USSB2399Intro
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A bill to provide Federal student loan relief for teachers who work in a military impacted community.
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2021-07-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB111Intro
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Requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a Federal Clearinghouse on School Safety Best Practices for use by state and local educational and law-enforcement agencies, institutions of higher education, health professionals, and t...
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2021-07-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 102.
USSB2377Intro
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An original bill to invest in the energy and outdoor infrastructure of the United States to deploy new and innovative technologies, update existing infrastructure to be reliable and resilient, and secure energy infrastructure against physical and cyb...
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2021-07-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 104.
USSB169Engross
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Directs the Copyright Office to waive various copyright registration-related fees for works that win certain competitions sponsored by the Congressional Institute or established by Congress. To qualify for the fee waiver, the copyright registration a...
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2021-07-16
Held at the desk.
USHB729Intro
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Establishes a program through which the Department of Education may award planning and implementation grants to specified educational agencies (e.g., local educational agencies) to improve diversity and reduce or eliminate racial or socioeconomic iso...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB730Intro
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Authorizes private civil causes of action for disparate impact violations (to the same extent as intentional violations) of federal regulations of general applicability that prohibit discrimination on the ground of race, color, or national origin in ...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USSR305Intro
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This resolution designates June 2021 as African-American Music Appreciation Month. The resolution also recognizes the contributions of African Americans to the musical heritage of the United States. Finally, the resolution recognizes Black History Mo...
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2021-07-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2768Intro
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Addresses housing affordability and availability, makes certain changes to the estate and gift taxes, and contains other related provisions. The Department of Housing and Urban Development shall provide grants to (1) state and local governments that ...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB1500Engross
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Requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learning loss that will result from pr...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2225Engross
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Reauthorizes the National Science Foundation (NSF) through FY2026 and authorizes programs and activities at the NSF. The bill establishes requirements for the NSF, including to enter into a contract with the National Academies of Science, Engineering...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3593Engross
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Supports specified research and development activities of the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science. The bill establishes various programs, including a basic energy sciences research and development program; a biological systems science and cl...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB3246Intro
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To award funds to States and local areas for subsidized employment programs for youth.
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4287Intro
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Allows tax credits for charitable contributions to certain nonprofit organizations with the exclusive purpose of providing (1) workforce development and apprenticeship training, or (2) scholarships for elementary and secondary education expenses of s...
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2021-06-30
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4282Intro
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To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish the Food and Nutrition Education in Schools Pilot Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
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