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USHB2499Engross
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Makes it easier for federally employed firefighters who contract certain illnesses to qualify for federal workers' compensation. Specifically, the bill provides that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, mesothelioma, and specified other cancers of ...
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2022-05-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7666Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to mental health and substance use disorders, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-11
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by the Yeas and Nays: 32 - 0 .
USSR626Intro
25%
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, to be observed from May 6 through May 12, 2022.
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2022-05-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR1100Intro
25%
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, to be observed from May 6 through May 12, 2022.
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2022-05-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4156Intro
25%
A bill to improve the workforce of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-05
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR607Intro
25%
A resolution supporting the designation of the week of May 1, 2022, as "Children's Mental Health Awareness Week" and May 5, 2022, as "Children's Mental Health Awareness Day".
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2022-05-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR603Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2022-04-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2213; text: CR S2223)
USSR595Intro
25%
A resolution designating the week of April 18 through April 24, 2022, as "National Osteopathic Medicine Week".
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2022-04-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2170; text: CR S2157)
USHR1051Intro
25%
Expressing support for the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2022, as the fifth annual "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health crisis in the United States and the importance of reducing mate...
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2022-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSR589Intro
25%
A resolution recognizing, honoring, and commending the women of Ukraine who have contributed to the fight for freedom and the defense of Ukraine.
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2022-04-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR590Intro
25%
A resolution recognizing the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2022, as the fifth annual "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health crisis in the United States and the importance of reducing ma...
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2022-04-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB267Intro
25%
Increases the federal share of operating costs to 80% for projects in certain rural areas with high transit dependency that receive grants under the Formula Grants for Rural Areas program of the Federal Transit Administration. The program provides ca...
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2022-04-06
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development. Hearings held.
USHB7308Intro
25%
To direct the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services to investigate and report on the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4158)
USHB5657Engross
50%
Establishes a new, separate registration process to facilitate medical marijuana research. Specifically, it directs the Drug Enforcement Administration to register (1) practitioners to conduct medical marijuana research, and (2) manufacturers and dis...
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2022-04-05
Received in the Senate.
USHR1027Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for National Public Health Week and recognizes the role of public health in preventing infectious disease outbreaks such as COVID-19.
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2022-04-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR576Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for National Public Health Week and recognizes the role of public health in preventing infectious disease outbreaks such as COVID-19.
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2022-04-04
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3985Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit the consideration of COVID-19 vaccination status in determining eligibility for organ donation or transplantation, and in providing services to Medicare or Medicaid beneficiaries.
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2022-03-31
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4738Engross
50%
Directs the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to establish a history project to be known as the COVID-19 American History Project to collect and make publicly available individual stories and records of experiences during the COVID-...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3904Intro
25%
A bill to enhance the cybersecurity of the Healthcare and Public Health Sector.
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2022-03-30
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB253Engross
50%
A bill to expand research on the cannabidiol and marihuana.
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2022-03-28
Held at the desk.
USSR557Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the week of March 20-March 26, 2022, as National Poison Prevention Week.
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2022-03-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1778; text: CR S1787)
USHB7213Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide pharmacy reimbursement for COVID-19-related and future emergency services.
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2022-03-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1667PassEstablishes grants and requires other activities to improve mental and behavioral health among health care providers. Specifically, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must award grants to hospitals, medical professional associations, a...
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2022-03-18
Became Public Law No: 117-105. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7152Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to take specified actions related to the genomic sequencing of pathogens. Specifically, the CDC must issue guidance on sharing specimens and other activities to support collaboration in th...
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2022-03-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7097Intro
25%
To facilitate the provision of telehealth services through interstate recognition of health care professionals' licenses, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3799Intro
25%
Sets out programs and activities primarily to address public health preparedness and response. Specifically, the bill establishes a legislative task force to investigate the COVID-19 pandemic and a White House office to advise on pandemic preparednes...
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2022-03-15
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103.
USHB2545PassGenerally aligns the position of podiatrists with that of physicians for pay and grade purposes within the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). Additionally, the bill replaces the Director of Podiatric Service position with a Podiatric Medical Direc...
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2022-03-14
Became Public Law No: 117-96. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3828Intro
25%
Establishes temporary programs to provide federal and private student loan forgiveness to certain frontline health care workers. Frontline health care workers are those individuals who have made significant contributions to the medical response (e.g....
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2022-03-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7069Intro
25%
Temporarily establishes the National Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the legislative branch to investigate the facts and circumstances regarding the emergence of, spread of, and response to COVID-19. The commission terminates 90 days after it ...
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2022-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6986Intro
25%
Makes various changes to the authorities and programs of regional economic and infrastructure development commissions. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes the Southwest Border Regional Commission, the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission, and the N...
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2022-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB3967Engross
50%
Addresses health care, presumption of service-connection, research, resources, and other matters related to veterans who were exposed to toxic substances during military service. The bill provides eligibility for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) m...
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2022-03-03
Received in the Senate.
USSJR32Intro
25%
This joint resolution nullifies the rule titled Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination, which was issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on November 5, 2021. The rule requires health care provid...
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2022-03-02
Passed Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 49 - 44. Record Vote Number: 67. (text: CR S936)
USHJR67Intro
25%
This joint resolution nullifies the rule titled Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination, which was issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on November 5, 2021. The rule requires health care provid...
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2022-02-28
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Duncan. Petition No: 117-10. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHR938Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes forensic nurses for their contributions to improve health outcomes for patients experiencing violence.
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2022-02-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6617PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies and extends several expiring authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through the earlier of March 11, 2022, or the enactment of t...
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2022-02-18
Became Public Law No: 117-86. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6776Intro
25%
To provide for the exemption of certain earnings from the retirement earnings test, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3541Engross
50%
Updates policies and procedures related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care and benefits for veterans who have been exposed to toxic substances. Specifically, the bill extends the eligibility period for VA hospital care, medical servic...
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2022-02-18
Held at the desk.
USSR518Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that investments in mental health care and substance use disorder care are necessary to address the high prevalence of those suffering from behavioral health conditions.
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2022-02-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3688Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to award grants, contracts, or cooperative agreemen...
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2022-02-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3698Intro
25%
Makes various changes to the authorities and programs of regional economic and infrastructure development commissions. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes the Southwest Border Regional Commission, the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission, and the N...
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2022-02-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3623Intro
25%
Modifies and reauthorizes through FY2027 programs and activities under the Violence Against Women Act that seek to prevent and respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking. The bill also authorizes new programs, makes c...
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2022-02-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 268.
USSR508Intro
25%
A resolution honoring the memories of the victims of the senseless attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, 2018.
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2022-02-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S597-598; text: CR S615)
USSB3611Intro
25%
Extends deadlines, expands the uses of, and makes other changes pertaining to the Provider Relief Fund. The fund reimburses health care providers for increased expenses or lost revenue attributable to COVID-19. Specifically, the bill extends the dead...
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2022-02-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6659Intro
25%
Updates policies and procedures related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care and benefits for veterans who have been exposed to toxic substances. Specifically, the bill extends the eligibility period for VA hospital care, medical servic...
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2022-02-09
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6411Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the mental health care provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-02
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB3534Intro
25%
Requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to take specified actions related to the genomic sequencing of pathogens. Specifically, the CDC must issue guidance on sharing specimens and other activities to support collaboration in th...
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2022-01-31
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6530Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to sustain senior congregate care operations in the wake of ongoing COVID-19 financial burdens, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR886Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the service of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs), including during the COVID-19 pandemic, and encourages participation in National CRNA Week.
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2022-01-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6468Intro
25%
Establishes a program and sets out other requirements to promote domestic manufacturing of personal protective equipment (PPE) for infectious diseases and other public health emergencies. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must establi...
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2022-01-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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