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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.
USSR511IntroA resolution supporting the role of the United States in helping save the lives of children and protecting the health of people in developing countries with vaccines and immunization through GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance. This resolution commends the wo...
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2020-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 469.
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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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USSB1130EngrossScarlett's Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act
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2020-05-22
Held at the desk.
USHB6914IntroNew Jersey, New York, and Highly Impacted States COVID-19 Relief Fund Act
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2020-05-15
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6808IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6858IntroCOVID-19 Emergency Medical Supplies Enhancement Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6829IntroEMPIL-DOC Act Expanding Medical Partnerships with Israel to Lessen Dependence on China Act
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2020-05-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6837IntroMedicare Accelerated and Advance Payments Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6836IntroTribal Health Care Protection Fund Act
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2020-05-12
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6742IntroProtecting Life in Crisis Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6748IntroDirect Support for Communities Act
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2020-05-08
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6763IntroCOVID-19 Racial and Ethnic Disparities Task Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6798IntroHaitian Deportation Relief Act
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3644IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3656IntroGlobal Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3669IntroCOVID-19 International Response and Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3634IntroHealth Heroes 2020 Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3632IntroDirect Support for Communities Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3638IntroCoronavirus Relief Fund Flexibility Act This bill allows Coronavirus Relief Fund payments to be used to replace state, tribal, or local government revenue shortfalls resulting from COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) during the period from Marc...
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2020-05-06
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3635IntroProtecting Our Pharmaceutical Supply Chain from China Act of 2020
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2020-05-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6698IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3606IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6662IntroPRICE Act Pandemic Response and Interstate Cost Equity Act This bill establishes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as the sole buyer, vendor, owner, and distributor of certain medical equipment obtained by the federal government in the e...
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2020-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6669IntroCOVID-19 Cost Share Adjustment Relief Act of 2020 This bill provides for a 100% federal cost share of assistance provided under the emergency declaration issued by the President on March 13, 2020, relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019)...
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2020-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6653IntroMASKS ON Act Make Americans Savvy and Knowledgeable Safeguarding Ourselves from the Novel coronavirus Act This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to conduct a national campaign to inform the public on the use of person...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6658IntroInsular Area Medicaid Coronavirus Recovery Act This bill establishes a 100% Medicaid Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) for U.S. territories until the end of the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) ...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6650IntroHealth Heroes 2020 Act
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6666IntroCOVID-19 Testing, Reaching, And Contacting Everyone (TRACE) Act This bill authorizes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to award grants for testing, contact tracing, monitoring, and other activities to address COVID-19 (i.e., corona...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6693IntroCritical Access Hospital Expansion Act of 2020 This bill allows states to certify additional hospitals as necessary providers of services that may qualify as critical access hospitals (CAHs) under Medicare. Currently, a hospital must have been certif...
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2020-05-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6686IntroBringing Additional Nurses to the Fight Act This bill includes the development of accelerated postgraduate nursing programs for individuals who have earned some academic credit in a nursing-related field as a priority area for certain grants made to ...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR944IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the People's Republic of China should be held accountable for its handling of COVID-19. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the global COVID-19 (i.e., coro...
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2020-04-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6638IntroReducing COVID-19 Disparities by Investing in Public Health Act This bill appropriates additional funding for specified components of the Department of Health and Human Services, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National ...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6645IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, to conduct or support research on the mental health consequences of SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19, and for other purposes. This bil...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB266PassDepartment of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing additional funding for small business loans, health care providers, and C...
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2020-04-24
Became Public Law No: 116-139. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6618IntroTRIAGE Act of 2020 Temporary Responders for Immediate Aid in Grave Emergencies Act of 2020 This bill (1) directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a database to facilitate the provision of health care services by voluntee...
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2020-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6620IntroTo authorize grants to address substance use during COVID-19. This bill requires the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to award grants to eligible jurisdictions and community-based organizations to address the harms o...
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2020-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6610IntroDirector of Pandemic and Biodefense Preparedness and Response Act This bill establishes the position of the Director of Pandemic and Biodefense Preparedness and Response in the executive branch and sets forth the qualifications for and responsibiliti...
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2020-04-24
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2328IntroCommunity Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 the Community Health Center Fund, which provides enhanced funding for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.
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2020-04-23
House Committee on Transportation Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than July 31, 2020.
USHR935IntroEstablishing a Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Reform. This resolution establishes the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subc...
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2020-04-23
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 938, H. Res. 935 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H1953-1954; text: CR H1953-1954)
USHB6605IntroHelping Hospitals in Need Act This bill provides additional appropriations for the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund for (1) hospitals and health care providers that serve a high proportion of uninsured or low-income patients, and (2) ...
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2020-04-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6600IntroPoint-of-Care Testing Prize Competitions Act of 2020 This bill requires the National Institutes of Health (NIH), in consultation with the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST), to conduct a prize competition for institutions of highe...
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2020-04-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6608IntroMenstrual Equity For The Homeless Act
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2020-04-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6592IntroCoronavirus Relief for States Act This bill provides $500 billion to states and tribal governments affected by the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic for FY2020. Such funds shall be paid to each state and tribal government within 30 d...
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2020-04-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6561IntroImproving Social Determinants of Health Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to establish a program to improve health outcomes and reduce health inequities by, for example, coordinating activities across...
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6585IntroEquitable Data Collection and Disclosure on COVID-19 Act This bill establishes the Commission on Ensuring Health Equity During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and adds reporting requirements for certain demographic data related to COVID-19 (i.e....
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6581IntroRobust International Response to Pandemic Act This bill requires each U.S. Executive Director at an international financial institution to take certain actions in support of the global response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifical...
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2020-04-21
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6525IntroReopen America Act of 2020
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6548IntroNational Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States Act
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6541IntroPPE Act of 2020 Providing Protective Equipment Act of 2020 This bill modifies requirements concerning the Strategic National Stockpile and makes changes to the treatment of funds related to the Defense Production Act of 1950. (That act confers upon t...
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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