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USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USSB4818IntroHeroes Small Business Lifeline Act
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2020-10-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8629IntroProtecting Employees from Surprise Taxes Act of 2020 This bill prohibits employers from deferring payment of payroll taxes unless affected employees provide written consent to a deferral. Employers must also provide notice to their employees of the r...
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2020-10-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4807IntroHospitality and Commerce Job Recovery Act of 2020 This bill establishes new tax credits and revises existing credits and deductions to protect the hospitality and restaurant industries. Specifically, the bill allows a convention and trade show restar...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4810IntroProtecting Employees from Surprise Taxes Act of 2020 This bill prohibits employers from deferring payment of payroll taxes unless affected employees provide written consent to a deferral. Employers must also provide notice to their employees of the r...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8509IntroJobs for Economic Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8430IntroCALMER Act of 2020 Culture, Arts, Libraries, and Museums Emergency Relief Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4714IntroWorker Health Coverage Protection Act
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2020-09-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8260IntroBusinesses Preparing for a Better Tomorrow Act This bill allows employers a payroll tax credit in each calendar quarter of 50% of the their qualified workplace training expenses paid or incurred after March 12, 2020, and before January 21, 2021. The ...
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2020-09-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8201IntroSupport for Workers, Families, and Social Security Act Support for Workers, Families, and Social Security Act
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2020-09-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4537IntroRECOVERY Act Reinvigorating the Economy, Creating Opportunity for every Vocation, Employer, Retiree & Youth Act
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2020-09-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8171IntroSave our Social Security Now Act This bill prohibits the Department of the Treasury from implementing the Internal Revenue Service Notice entitled Relief with Respect to Employment Tax Deadlines Applicable to Employers Affected by the Ongoing Coronav...
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2020-09-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHJR94IntroProviding for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the Internal Revenue Service, Department of the Treasury, relating to "Relief with Respect to Employment Tax Deadlines Applicable to Employers Affected by the Ongoing Coronavirus (COVID...
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2020-09-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4436IntroAT HOME Act Assisting Teachers and Home Office Modernization for Employees Act This bill allows employers who have not more than 150 full-time employees a tax credit for 25% of their qualified remote work expenses. The bill defines qualified remote w...
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2020-08-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7927IntroMilitary Spouses Retirement Security Act This bill allows a small business employer a tax credit for each employee who is a military spouse and eligible to participate in the employer's defined contribution retirement plan.
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2020-08-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7327EngrossChild Care for Economic Recovery Act This bill provides additional funding in FY2020 for taxpayer services, social services block grants, and infrastructure grants to improve child care safety, including needs assessments. The bill adds and modifies ...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7861IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the employer credit for paid family and medical leave. This bill makes the employer tax credit for paid family and medical leave permanent.
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2020-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
USHB7863IntroPaying a Fair Share Act of 2019 This bill requires an individual taxpayer whose adjusted gross income exceeds $1 million (high-income taxpayer) to pay a minimum tax rate of 30% of the excess of the taxpayer's adjusted gross income over the taxpayer's...
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2020-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
USHB7837IntroSAFE Kids and Jobs Act Supporting American Families, Employers, Kids and Jobs Act This bill allows an employer a payroll tax credit for 30% of qualified employee dependent care expenses (i.e., dependent care assistance) paid by the employer in a cale...
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2020-07-29
To House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
USSB4318IntroAmerican Workers, Families, and Employers Assistance Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4329IntroContinuous Health Coverage for Workers Act This bill provides health insurance premium assistance through 2020 for individuals who become unemployed, are furloughed, or receive a reduction in hours. Specifically, the bill treats premiums as paid for ...
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7721IntroFLEX Act Farm Labor Expansion Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4213IntroFinancial Relief Noting The Large Impact Of Our Nation's Essential Employees (FRNT LINE) Act This bill excludes from gross income wages of certain front-line employees during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period (the period ...
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2020-07-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4214IntroA bill to provide a payroll tax credit for certain expenses associated with protecting employees from COVID-19. This bill allows employers a 50% payroll tax credit for the cost of qualified employee protection expenses and qualified workplace reconfi...
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2020-07-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7640IntroLocal Journalism Sustainability Act This bill allows individual and business taxpayers certain tax credits for the support of local newspapers and media. Specifically, individual taxpayers may claim an income tax credit up to $250 for a local newspap...
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2020-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7658IntroTo provide a payroll tax credit for certain costs of providing employees with testing for COVID-19.
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2020-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7615IntroTo provide a payroll tax credit for certain expenses associated with protecting employees from COVID-19. This bill allows employers a payroll tax credit for 50% of the sum of qualified employee protection expenses, qualified workplace reconfiguration...
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2020-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4178IntroA bill to provide for a credit against employment taxes for certain workplace safety expenses, and for other purposes. This bill allows employers with not more than 2,000 full-time employees and certain tax-exempt organizations a payroll tax credit f...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7473IntroMain Street Revival Act of 2020 This bill allows a specified small business to elect to pay its first-year employment taxes in four equal installments. The bill defines specified small business as any HUBZone business (a business operating in a histo...
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2020-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
USSB4107IntroJobs for Economic Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-06-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7431IntroHelping Small Businesses Reopen Safely Act of 2020 This bill allows certain small business employers, tax-exempt organizations, and governmental employers a payroll tax credit for 90% of the cost of providing eligible personal protective equipment fo...
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2020-06-30
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4083IntroRebuilding Main Street Act of 2020
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2020-06-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7371IntroRebuilding Main Street Act of 2020
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2020-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7341IntroFederal Workforce Health and Safety During the Pandemic Act This bill provides additional benefits and flexibilities for federal employees during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. Among other things, the bill allows federal empl...
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2020-06-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4042IntroFARM Laborers Protection Act Frontline At-Risk Manual Laborers Protection Act
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2020-06-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4047IntroSaving Our Street Act This bill establishes and provides funding for the Microbusiness Assistance Fund through which the Department of the Treasury must provide grants to specified small entities. Specifically, the bill provides $125 billion for gran...
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2020-06-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB7222IntroSafe Reopening Tax Credit This bill allows an eligible employer a payroll tax credit for 30% of qualified virus transmission prevention expenses. The bill defines qualified virus transmission prevention expenses as expenses for reducing or preventing...
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2020-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7010PassPaycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 This bill modifies provisions related to the forgiveness of loans made to small businesses under the Paycheck Protection Program implemented in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019)....
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2020-06-05
Became Public Law No: 116-142. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7117IntroEssential Pay for Essential Workers Act This bill requires employers to pay essential health care employees a premium amount in addition to their regular rate of pay during an emergency period. It also allows employers a payroll tax credit for the pa...
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2020-06-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3548IntroCARES Act Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act This bill addresses economic impacts of, and otherwise responds to, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The bill authorizes emergency loans to distressed businesses, including air carriers...
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2020-06-03
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB3859IntroPPP TIME Act Paycheck Protection Program Timeframe Modification and Extension Act This bill modifies the Paycheck Protection Program established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the b...
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2020-06-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7058IntroRewarding American Workers Act of 2020 This bill allows employers a payroll tax credit for bonuses paid to employees whose wages did not exceed specified levels during the period beginning on March 13, 2020, and ending on the earlier of July 31, 2020...
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2020-05-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3793IntroPaycheck Security Act This bill modifies and increases the employee retention tax credit, allows a refundable payroll tax credit for the operating costs of employers, and provides a rebate in 2020 for certain small businesses and other business entit...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3805IntroPaycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 This bill modifies provisions related to the forgiveness of loans made to small businesses under the Paycheck Protection Program implemented in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019)....
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2020-05-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3787IntroSaving Our Street Act This bill establishes and provides funding for the Microbusiness Assistance Fund through which the Department of the Treasury must provide grants to specified small entities. Specifically, the bill provides $125 billion for gran...
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2020-05-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6920IntroKeep Employees' Earnings Protected Act of 2020 This bill allows employers to suspend payment of payroll taxes (i.e., employer and employee taxes and self-employment taxes) for the period beginning on the enactment of this bill and ending either 90 da...
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2020-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
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