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USHB3372Intro
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One Stop Shop Community Reentry Program Act of 2021 authorizes grants to support community-based reentry resources for previously incarcerated individuals who return to their communities. First, the bill authorizes the Department of Justice (DOJ) to ...
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2022-11-25
[Hearing: Nov 29 @ 1:00 pm]

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 424.
USSB1330Intro
25%
Establishes certain standards for federal reskilling programs. The bill defines federal reskilling program as a program established by an executive agency, or the Office of Personnel Management, to provide employees with technical skills or expertise...
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2022-11-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 556.
USHB4494Intro
25%
Authorizes the National Park Service (NPS) to acquire land or interests in land in Frederick County, Maryland, for the Historic Preservation Training Center and related facilities. The NPS may acquire not more than 20 acres in the county to support t...
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2022-11-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 416.
USSB2923Engross
50%
Revises the Fisheries Resource Disaster Relief Program and repeals or revises certain reporting requirements. The bill revises the procedures and process for determining whether there has been a commercial fishery failure as a result of a fishery res...
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2022-11-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 421.
USHB2193Intro
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Directs the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to promulgate a standard that requires employers to implement certain measures for protecting workers from heat stress and related illnesses or injuries. Heat stress refers to the load of heat...
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2022-11-07
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 393.
USHB3557Intro
25%
Establishes various bodies and policies related to border security operations. It also limits when the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may separate a child from a parent or legal guardian. The bill establishes the independent DHS Border Oversig...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3480Intro
25%
Establishes grants to support the implementation of extreme risk protection order laws at the state and local levels, extends federal firearms restrictions to individuals who are subject to extreme risk protection orders, and expands related data col...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB2551PassRequires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to establish or otherwise provide an artificial intelligence (AI) training program for the acquisition workforce of executive agencies (e.g., those responsible for program management or logistics), w...
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2022-10-17
Became Public Law No: 117-207.
USHB8888Engross
50%
Establishes the Office of Food Security within the Department of Veterans Affairs to, among other duties, provide information to veterans concerning the eligibility requirements for federal nutrition assistance programs and develop policies to identi...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8681Engross
50%
Establishes the John Lewis Civil Rights Fellowship Program within the J. William Fulbright Educational Exchange Program (commonly referred to as the Fulbright Program). The fellowship program shall honor the legacy of Representative John Lewis and pr...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4690Intro
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Sets forth and revises various provisions relating to fisheries conservation and management, including to increase the adaptive capacity of fishery management to the impacts of climate change, implement working waterfront plans, establish an innovati...
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2022-09-29
Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Discharged.
USSB3906Engross
50%
Directs the Small Business Administration (SBA) to designate a senior Office of Investment and Innovation employee as broadband and emerging information technology coordinator, and it establishes measures to aid the competitiveness and productivity o...
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2022-09-29
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB7777Engross
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Establishes within the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency an initiative to provide the cybersecurity workforce with no-cost training related to securing industrial control systems. These are information systems used to control industria...
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2022-09-28
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2367Intro
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Authorizes the National Park Service (NPS) to acquire land or interests in land in Frederick County, Maryland, for the Historic Preservation Training Center and related facilities. The NPS may acquire not more than 20 acres in the county to support t...
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2022-09-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 509.
USHB8542Engross
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Creates a grant program for states, tribal entities, and local governments to train and dispatch mental health professionals to respond, instead of law enforcement officers, to emergencies that involve people with behavioral health needs. The Substan...
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2022-09-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4118Engross
50%
Establishes federal grant programs and related entities to support violence intervention initiatives. Specifically, the bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants for coordinated community violence intervention ini...
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2022-09-27
Received in the Senate.
USSR793Intro
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This resolution commends Tall Ships America for advancing character-building experiences aboard sail training vessels, acting as the national sail training association, representing the tall ships and sail training community in national and internati...
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2022-09-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5031; text: CR S4973-4974)
USHB1433Engross
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Reauthorizes through FY2025 the Helen Keller National Center for Youths and Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind.
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2022-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7939Engross
50%
Provides permanent authority for the application of certain flexibilities to assist veterans with their educational assistance benefits during emergency situations (as declared by the President). Specifically, the bill extends certain program adjustm...
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2022-09-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB5315Engross
50%
Establishes programs within the Department of Transportation (DOT) to support the use of drones and other small, unmanned aircraft systems when inspecting, repairing, or constructing road infrastructure, electric grid infrastructure, water infrastruc...
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2022-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB8387Intro
25%
Treats certain tribal law enforcement officers as federal law enforcement officers under specified circumstances. Specifically, the bill authorizes the law enforcement officers of any Indian tribe that has contracted or compacted any or all federal l...
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2022-09-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB4800Intro
25%
A bill to establish the John Lewis Civil Rights Fellowship to fund international internships and research placements for early- to mid-career professionals to study nonviolent movements to establish and protect civil rights around the world.
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2022-09-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4606Intro
25%
To establish programs and authorities to facilitate the commercial application of clean energy and related technologies in the United States.
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2022-08-19
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 350.
USHB5376PassTITLE I--COMMITTEE ON FINANCE Subtitle A--Deficit Reduction Part 1--Corporate Tax Reform (Sec. 10101) This act imposes an alternative minimum tax of 15% of the average annual adjusted financial statement income of domestic corporations (excluding Sub...
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2022-08-16
Became Public Law No: 117-169.
USHB2992PassRequires 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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2022-08-16
Became Public Law No: 117-170.
USHB3684PassAmong other provisions, this bill provides new funding for infrastructure projects, including for roads, bridges, and major projects; passenger and freight rail; highway and pedestrian safety; public transit; broadband; ports and waterways; airports;...
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2022-08-04
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB3359PassEstablishes a framework for immediate family members of a victim of murder under federal law to request a review of the victim's case file if the murder was committed more than three years prior, the murder was investigated by a federal law enforceme...
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2022-08-03
Became Public Law No: 117-164.
USSB2151Engross
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Allows funds under the Community Oriented Policing Services grant program to be used to provide training to officers and recruits who agree to serve in law enforcement agencies in their communities.
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2022-08-02
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB4744Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish in the Department of Transportation a drone infrastructure inspection grant program and a drone education and training grant program, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-02
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7569Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish an Energy Cybersecurity University Leadership Program. Under the program, DOE must provide financial assistance to graduate students and postdoctoral researchers pursuing a course of study that int...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB4659Intro
25%
Provides FY2023 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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2022-07-28
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB2021Intro
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Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 21.
USHB6552Engross
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Reauthorizes programs to combat human trafficking and addresses related issues. The bill reauthorizes through FY2026 various programs, including (1) Department of State and Department of Justice activities to combat human trafficking internationally;...
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2022-07-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3502Intro
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Establishes an Office of Civil Rights, Equity, and Community Inclusion within the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The office shall be responsible for improving underserved community access to disaster assistance and improving the quality ...
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 450.
USHB3693Intro
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Modifies the program under which the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reimburses specified full-time health care professionals for continuing professional education expenses. Under current law, only board-certified physicians and dentists are elig...
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2022-07-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 12.
USSB2274Intro
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Establishes an apprenticeship program and a pilot program on cybersecurity. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency may establish one or more apprenticeship programs that leads directly to employment in a cybersecurity work role with the agency; ...
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2022-07-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 446.
USHB5274Engross
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Requires the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to make containment devices available to its officers, agents, and other personnel and to provide mandatory and recurrent training on the use of containment devices to prevent secondary exposure to fent...
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2022-07-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB4319Intro
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Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to regularly promote the Veteran Readiness and Employment program by (1) sending a letter to each veteran entitled to the program that explains the educational benefits of the program, and (2) providing in ...
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2022-07-13
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2476Intro
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Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to implement a pilot program to award, on a competitive basis, grants or contracts to state, local, and tribal air agencies to carry out specified projects for hyperlocal air quality monitoring systems in ...
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2022-07-13
Committee on Environment and Public Works. Hearings held.
USHB6411Engross
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Addresses mental health care provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), including by requiring the VA to update training for the VA workforce and Veterans Crisis Line staff, implement pilot programs, expand access to mental health care, con...
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2022-07-11
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3039Intro
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Imposes a tax on the greenhouse gas emissions of fossil fuels, certain industrial processes, and certain product uses. The bill transfers tax revenue to a Rebuilding Infrastructure and Solutions for the Environment Trust Fund (RISE Trust Fund) establ...
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2022-07-05
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB8295Intro
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Provides FY2023 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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2022-07-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 311.
USHB1512Intro
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Creates requirements and incentives to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases. The bill establishes an interim goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to at least 50% below 2005 levels by 2030 as well as a national goal to achieve net-zero greenhouse g...
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2022-06-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB8004Intro
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To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to restore and standardize work requirements for able-bodied adults enrolled in the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
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2022-06-30
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB7585Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and others to undertake efforts to reduce health disparities. For example, the bill (1) requires more detailed reporting of demographic and health disparities data, including related to public...
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2022-06-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB4136Intro
25%
Authorizes the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to carry out activities concerning water resources development projects, ecosystem restoration, flood control, water supply and wastewater infrastructure, or navigation.
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2022-06-22
By Senator Carper from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 117-124.
USSB2201PassRequires the Federal Acquisition Institute to develop a training program for officials with supply chain risk management responsibilities at federal agencies (defined to include the legislative and judicial branches, as well as the executive branch, ...
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2022-06-16
Became Public Law No: 117-145.
USSB1160Intro
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Creates two programs, establishes a reporting requirement, and otherwise modifies provisions to facilitate global cooperation against the trafficking of certain drugs, specifically synthetic controlled substances (such as fentanyl) and new psychoacti...
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2022-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 403.
USSB4384Intro
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Provides resources to expand educational programs in American civics and history, including by establishing grant and fellowship programs, reauthorizing various programs, and creating the Civics Secures Democracy Fund. First, the bill authorizes the ...
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2022-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7622Engross
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Adds work-based learning and apprenticeship program assistance to the list of services that must be provided by small business development centers administered by the Small Business Administration.
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2022-06-09
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
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