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USSB529IntroNational 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...
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 315.
USSB914IntroCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.
USHB2185IntroDistrict of Columbia Flood Prevention Act of 2019 This bill makes the District of Columbia eligible to receive federal coastal zone management funding, including flood mitigation and prevention funds.
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2019-12-03
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 261.
USHB3115IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-11-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 257.
USHB2250IntroNorthwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning the restoration, economic development, and conservation of, and recreational access to, certain public lands in Northern California. The b...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 11.
USSB2903IntroClimate Change Financial Risk Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB5194IntroClimate Change Financial Risk Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR716IntroDesignating the National Center of Excellence for research in coastal flooding and recurrent flooding, a partnership among Old Dominion University and William & Mary, including the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and the Virginia Coastal Policy ...
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2019-11-19
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB3111IntroNational Flood Insurance Program Administrative Reform Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 209.
USHB3167IntroNational Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 210.
USHB4823IntroFEMA Climate Change Preparedness Act
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2019-10-23
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2242IntroTo amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include certain services in the definition of critical services, and for other purposes. This bill allows the President, in the event of a major disaster, to make contrib...
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2019-09-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2470IntroEnergy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers civil works projects, the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation, the Department of Energ...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 204.
USSB2474IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Cor...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.
USHB3814IntroDomestic Offshore Energy Reinvestment Act of 2019 This bill increases the revenue Gulf states (Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama) receive from certain federal oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico and eliminates the revenue sharing cap.
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2019-09-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
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...
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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB4142IntroAmerica Wins Act
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB4051IntroClimate Action Rebate Act of 2019 This bill imposes a carbon fee on the use, sale, or transfer of certain fossil fuels and fluorinated gases that emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on producers and importers of such fuels a...
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2019-08-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2302IntroAmerica's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 This bill addresses several provisions related to highway transportation infrastructure, including provisions to improve road safety, accelerate project completions, improve resiliency to disasters,...
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2019-08-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 170.
USSB2310IntroBridge Investment Act of 2019 This bill establishes a bridge investment program to award competitive grants to certain governmental entities for projects that improve (1) the condition of bridges; and (2) the safety, efficiency, and reliability of th...
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2019-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2284IntroClimate Action Rebate Act of 2019 This bill imposes a carbon fee on the use, sale, or transfer of certain fossil fuels and fluorinated gases that emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on producers and importers of such fuels a...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3945IntroFlood Water Relief Act of 2019
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2019-07-24
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB1811EngrossA bill to make technical corrections to the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-15
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB2088IntroRepeatedly Flooded Communities Preparation Act This bill requires a community that participates in the National Flood Insurance Program and has been repeatedly flooded, as specified by the bill, to (1) assess the continuing risks to community areas r...
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2019-07-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3648IntroDefense Access Road Enhancement Act This bill revises the authority of the Department of Transportation to improve the construction and reconstruction of defense access roads, including repairing damage to roads caused by weather-related events, incr...
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2019-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB3531IntroResilient Communities Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2548IntroHazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act This bill makes an entity seeking assistance under a hazard mitigation assistance program eligible to receive such assistance for certain projects already in progress.
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2019-06-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1909IntroResilient Highways Act of 2019
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2019-06-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3258IntroFlood Insurance Integrity Act of 2019 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to review every four years the rate tables established by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for implementing the National Flood Insurance ...
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2019-06-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1734IntroFlood Prevention Act of 2019 This bill makes the District of Columbia eligible to receive federal coastal zone management funding, including flood mitigation and prevention funds.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1730IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3091IntroNational Flood Research and Education Center Act
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2019-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB3146IntroFair Flood Insurance Act of 2019 This bill exempts from rulemaking the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) implementation of monthly premium payment schedules for flood insurance. FEMA may implement this schedule as a pilot program. The Go...
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2019-06-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1261EngrossNational 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...
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2019-06-04
Received in the Senate.
USSB1693PassNational Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program through June 14, 2019. The bill shall take effect as if it had been enacted on May 31, 2019.
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2019-05-31
Became Public Law No: 116-19. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3041IntroMilitary Installation Resilience Assuredness Act This bill requires commanders of major military installations to address installation resilience in master plans. A master plan shall address the following: risks and threats, which include disaster-re...
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
USSB1565IntroCorps of Engineers Flood Control Civilian Advisory Council Act This bill establishes a Corps of Engineers Flood Control Civilian Advisory Council. The Council must make recommendations on how to prioritize flood control and navigation in the Missouri...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2838IntroESCAPE Act Enhancing the Strength and Capacity of America's Primary Evacuation routes Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to (1) establish criteria for eligible entities to identify mass evacuation routes, (2) establish a competiti...
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2019-05-21
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB1571IntroMissouri River Flood Control Prioritization Act This bill addresses the management of the Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System. Specifically, it designates flood control as the highest priority of the system. The system may not be managed for the...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2578EngrossNational Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program through September 30, 2019. The bill shall take effect as if it had been enacted on May 31, 2019.
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2019-05-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 93.
USSB1546IntroESCAPE Act Enhancing the Strength and Capacity of America's Primary Evacuation routes Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to (1) establish criteria for eligible entities to identify mass evacuation routes, (2) establish a competiti...
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2019-05-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2799IntroDuck Boat Safety Act This bill directs the U.S. Coast Guard to implement regulations related to the safety of amphibious passenger vessels. Operators of amphibious passenger vessels are required to provide reserve buoyancy for such vessels through pa...
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2019-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB1533IntroNational Flood Insurance Program Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program through December 1, 2020. The bill shall take effect as if it had been enacted on May 31, 2019.
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2019-05-16
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1518IntroRebuild America Now Act
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2019-05-16
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1520IntroNational Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program through September 30, 2019. The bill shall take effect as if it had been enacted on May 31, 2019.
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2019-05-16
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2759IntroDepartment of Defense Climate Resiliency and Readiness Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide a strategy to achieve aggregate net zero energy by non-operational sources by no later than December 31, 2029. The term "net zero...
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2019-05-16
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
USSB1498IntroDepartment of Defense Climate Resiliency and Readiness Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide a strategy to achieve aggregate net zero energy by non-operational sources by no later than December 31, 2029. The term "net zero...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB2470IntroClean Water Infrastructure Resilience and Sustainability Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
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