US Congress Subject | Fires

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB6395EngrossWilliam M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-12-03
Conference papers: Senate report and manager's statement held at the desk in Senate.
USHB5040IntroAIR Safety Act of 2020 Aerial Incursion Repercussion Safety Act of 2020 This bill directs the Bureau of Land Management to study the effects of drone incursions on the suppression of wildfires concerning lands managed by the Department of the Interio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-12-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 499.
USHB823EngrossColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act This bill provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wildern...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB241IntroColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act This bill provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wildern...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB4625IntroNational Prescribed Fire Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB4603IntroForest Health and Biomass Energy Act of 2020 This bill addresses biomass energy, particularly with respect to materials removed from high-hazard areas (e.g., areas that pose wildfire risks). The bill directs the Department of Energy, in coordination ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-18
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSR766IntroA resolution honoring the individuals fighting and the individuals who have fallen responding to wildland fires during the ongoing 2020 wildfire season. This resolution recognizes the efforts and sacrifices of the wildland firefighters who have riske...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 10/26/2020 S6602)
USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USHB8731IntroSave Our Forests Act of 2020 This bill directs the Forest Service to fill vacancies in National Forests for Forest Service recreation management and planning staff, including recreation technicians, recreation officers, and natural resource managers....
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-05
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB14IntroCommitment to Defeat the Virus and Keep America Healthy Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB8592IntroEMS Counts Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-10-13
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8506IntroTEAM Act of 2020 Toxic Exposure in the American Military Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-10-02
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB7684IntroPandemic Care for Burn Pits Exposure Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that the first health assessment conducted for a member of the Armed Forces or veteran after such an i...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8421IntroWildfire Smoke Relief Act This bill provides for assistance for the purchase of smoke inhalation prevention equipment to specified individuals at risk of wildfire smoke-related illness. The President, in carrying out the Transitional Sheltering Assis...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB4759IntroPrioritizing Clean Energy and Climate Cooperation with India Act of 2020 This bill establishes the U.S.-India Clean Energy and Power Transmission Partnership, which shall serve as the primary forum and funding mechanism for U.S.-India cooperation on ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USSR723IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as "Campus Fire Safety Month". This resolution designates September 2020 as Campus Fire Safety Month.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5881; text: CR S5877-5878)
USSB4695IntroFederal Firefighter Flexibility and Fairness Act This bill provides that any hours worked by a firefighter under a qualified trade-of-time arrangement shall be disregarded for purposes of determining eligibility for, or the amount of, any overtime pa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-24
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7978IntroEmergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses wildfire preparedness and response. Among other things, the bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to select three forest landscapes on which to conduct projects to redu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB4393IntroTEAM Act of 2020 Toxic Exposure in the American Military Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB722EngrossMiracle Mountain Designation Act This bill designates a specified mountain near Elk Ridge City in Utah as Miracle Mountain.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1870IntroMiracle Mountain Designation Act This bill designates a specified mountain near Elk Ridge City in Utah as "Miracle Mountain."
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB4431IntroEmergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses wildfire preparedness and response. Among other things, the bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to select three forest landscapes on which to conduct projects to redu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB2828IntroMalheur Community Empowerment for the Owyhee Act This bill addresses various public land concerns in Malheur County in Oregon. The bill directs the Department of the Interior to prepare a programmatic environmental impact statement for certain federa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB2950IntroVeterans Burn Pits Exposure Recognition Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 542.
USHB8261IntroPresumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-15
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4572IntroPresumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4384IntroK2 Veterans Advocacy Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry to complete a study to identify and assess any causation or correlation b...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 546.
USHB7843IntroREPLANT Act Repairing Existing Public Lands by Adding Necessary Trees Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8232IntroBATTERY Act of 2020 Bolster American Technology Through Expanding Recycling Yield Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-11
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB7600IntroTo expand the scope of the Department of Veterans Affairs open burn pit registry. This bill expands the scope of the Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry of the Department of Veterans Affairs by including burn pits located in Egypt and Syria u...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USSB481IntroNicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 524.
USHB3779IntroResilience Revolving Loan Fund Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to enter into agreements with any state or Indian tribal government to make capitalization grants for the establishment of hazard mitigatio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-04
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 389.
USHB8170IntroWildland Firefighter Recognition Act This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management to develop a distinct wildland firefighter occupational series. The series must apply to the following positions forestry technician; range technician; other p...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB2299EngrossPIPES Act of 2020 Protecting our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses pipeline safety and infrastructure. It authorizes appropriations through FY2023 for specified pipeline safety programs under the Pipelin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-14
Held at the desk.
USSB3607PassSafeguarding America's First Responders Act of 2020 This bill extends death and disability benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB) to public safety officers (e.g., law enforcement officers) and survivors of public safety of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-14
Became Public Law No: 116-157. (TXT | PDF)
USHB8043IntroScholarship for Service: The Building Better Americans Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USHB5428IntroGrid Modernization Research and Development Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 380.
USSB3418IntroSTORM Act Safeguarding Tomorrow through Ongoing Risk Mitigation Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 511.
USSB529EngrossNational Landslide Preparedness Act This bill directs the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a National Landslide Hazards Reduction Program to identify and understand landslide hazards and risks, reduce losses from landslides, protect communi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USSB4415IntroK2 Veterans Care Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-04
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4429IntroK2 Veterans Toxic Exposure Accountability Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-04
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4434Intro21st Century Civilian Conservation Corps Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-04
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB7866IntroPFAS Free Foam Research and Development Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-30
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB4357IntroREPLANT Act Repairing Existing Public Land by Adding Necessary Trees Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-29
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
Syndicate content
feedback