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USSB1260IntroEstablishes a Directorate for Technology and Innovation in the National Science Foundation (NSF) and establishes various programs and activities. The goals of the directorate shall be, among other things, the strengthening of U.S. leadership in criti...
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2021-06-08
Passed Senate, under the order of 5/28/21, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 68 - 32. Record Vote Number: 226. (text: CR S4049-4499)
USHB2468IntroTo ensure that certain materials used in carrying out Federal infrastructure aid programs are made in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-07
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
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
USHB2225IntroTo authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, and 2026 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-13
[Hearing: Jun 15 @ 10:00 am]

Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USSB914EngrossReauthorizes through FY2026 or establishes a variety of programs for water infrastructure. Specifically, it supports programs to provide safe drinking water or treat wastewater, such as sewer overflows or stormwater. For example, the bill reauthorize...
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2021-05-10
By Senator Carper from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 117-20.
USHB1506IntroRequires certain disclosures by entities seeking a lease or holding a lease to develop renewable energy operations or fossil fuel operations on public lands or any operation using any right-of-way or special use permit that would cross public lands o...
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2021-05-05
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 15.
USHB1393IntroTo address the history of discrimination against Black farmers and ranchers, to require reforms within the Department of Agriculture to prevent future discrimination, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1492IntroTo prevent methane waste and pollution from oil and gas operations, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 20.
USSB283IntroEstablishes and capitalizes a National Climate Bank. The independent, nonprofit bank must invest in clean energy technologies and infrastructure to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The national bank's investments and procurements division must seek t...
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2021-04-27
Committee on Environment and Public Works Senate Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate, and Nuclear Safety. Hearings held.
USSB1322IntroA bill to establish the Financing Energy Efficient Manufacturing Program at the Department of Energy to provide financial assistance to promote energy efficiency and onsite renewable technologies in manufacturing facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-22
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR332IntroThis resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-04-21
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB2731IntroEstablishes a Directorate for Technology and Innovation in the National Science Foundation (NSF) and establishes various programs and activities. The goals of the directorate shall be, among other things, the strengthening of U.S. leadership in criti...
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2021-04-21
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB1244IntroA bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a Civilian Climate Corps to help communities respond to climate change and transition to a clean economy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2670IntroTo amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a Civilian Climate Corps to help communities respond to climate change and transition to a clean economy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1490EngrossModifies the Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 Loan Program, which provides a small business with SBA financing—through a certified development company (CDC) intermediary—for expansion or modernization. Specifically, the bill adds policy go...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB1201IntroA bill to restore the United States international leadership on climate change and clean energy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1208IntroEstablishes a U.S. Green Bank to finance climate change mitigation and adaptation projects at the state and local level by capitalizing regional, state, and municipal green banks. The Department of the Treasury must issue green bonds to provide the b...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1136IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the low-income housing credit, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1094IntroA bill to ensure that certain materials used in carrying out Federal infrastructure aid programs are made in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1072IntroA bill to provide incentives for agricultural producers to carry out climate stewardship practices, to provide for increased reforestation across the United States, to establish the Coastal and Estuary Resilience Grant Program, and for other purposes...
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2021-04-12
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHCR25IntroThis concurrent resolution encourages the Architect of the Capitol to transition to the exclusive use of electricity derived from renewable energy sources to power the U.S. Capitol Complex by 2032.
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2021-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2241IntroTo direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a Civilian Climate Corps, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-26
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB1057IntroA bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a Civilian Climate Corps, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1043IntroDirects the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish two programs to achieve greenhouse gas emission reductions. Specifically, USDA must establish (1) a forest incentives program to achieve emission reductions and carbon sequestration on private...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB891IntroAllows a new refundable tax credit for qualified air source heat pump expenditures. The bill defines qualified air source heat pump expenditures as expenditures for property that uses an air source heat pump to heat and cool a dwelling unit located i...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB938IntroA bill to require the President to declare a national emergency relating to climate change under the National Emergencies Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2153IntroTo invest in basic scientific research and support technology innovation for the economic and national security of the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-23
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB2158IntroTo provide emergency relief assistance under a modified Community Development Block Grant program for communities facing economic damage from civil and social crises, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2038IntroTo establish a green transportation infrastructure grant program, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB832IntroA bill to amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to fund job-creating improvements in energy and resiliency for Federal buildings managed by the General Services Administration, to enable a portfolio of clean buildings by 2030, and fo...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB874IntroA bill to establish a green transportation infrastructure grant program, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB722IntroA bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to establish a program to provide grants and loan guarantees to improve the energy efficiency of publicly owned wastewater treatment facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-11
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1736IntroTo direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish the Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Challenge Grant Program to promote technological innovation in our Nation's communities.
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2021-03-11
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB1848IntroTo rebuild and modernize the Nation's infrastructure to expand access to broadband and Next Generation 9-1-1, rehabilitate drinking water infrastructure, modernize the electric grid and energy supply infrastructure, redevelop brownfields, strengthen ...
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2021-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1805IntroTo amend the Clean Air Act to establish a tradeable performance standard covering emissions from the electricity generation and industrial sectors, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1863IntroDirects the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a grant program for installing and maintaining green roof systems on public elementary and secondary school buildings. Green roof refers to a layer of vegetation that is planted over a waterproofing...
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2021-03-11
To House Education and Labor 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
USSB667IntroRevises requirements governing the use of alternative fuels in vehicles. Among other things, the bill revises requirements on aftermarket vehicle conversions that enable older vehicles to use alternative fuels. Under current law, the Environmental Pr...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB694IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Energy to provide grants for energy efficiency improvements and renewable energy improvements at public school facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1675IntroExpands the authority of the Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide fixed guideway capital investment grants. DOT may provide grants to state and local governments to assist in (1) expanding transit station platforms, (2) increasing service fr...
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2021-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB627IntroAllows tax credits for (1) energy storage technologies, and (2) battery storage technology. The bill expands the tax credit for investments in energy property to include equipment that (1) receives, stores, and delivers energy using batteries, compre...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB652IntroA bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish the Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Challenge Grant Program to promote technological innovation in our Nation's communities.
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2021-03-09
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB622IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance the qualifying advanced energy project credit.
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2021-03-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1684IntroAllows tax credits for (1) energy storage technologies, and (2) battery storage technology. The bill expands the tax credit for investments in energy property to include equipment that (1) receives, stores, and delivers energy using batteries, compre...
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2021-03-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1636IntroEstablishes requirements for U.S. Postal Service (USPS) vehicle purchases and charging stations. The bill's provisions only apply if specified funding is appropriated. Specifically, the bill requires the USPS to ensure that at least 75% of the total ...
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2021-03-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB806IntroTo establish a Clean Energy and Sustainability Accelerator, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB869IntroAuthorizes the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Defense, Education, Energy, the Interior, Health and Human Services, and Transportation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), National Science Foundation, and Environmental Protect...
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2021-03-03
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB1557IntroExtends for ten years the 30% energy tax credit and its phaseout for solar energy property. It also extends for a ten year period the tax credit for residential energy efficient property with respect to qualified solar electric property and water hea...
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2021-03-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1512IntroTo build a clean and prosperous future by addressing the climate crisis, protecting the health and welfare of all Americans, and putting the Nation on the path to a net-zero greenhouse gas economy by 2050, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB1581IntroEstablishes and provides funds through FY2024 for the Build America's Libraries Fund, from which the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) must allocate funding to states and, through them, need-based grants to libraries to make long-term i...
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2021-03-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
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