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USHB8266EngrossFEMA Assistance Relief Act of 2020 This bill modifies the federal cost share of certain emergency assistance relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill provides for (1) a 100% federal cost share of assistance provid...
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2020-11-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR777IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the need for common sense solutions to improve health care delivery and affordability for all people of the United States.
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2020-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR716IntroA resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".
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2020-11-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 09/24/2020 S5875-5876)
USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USHB8727IntroTelehealth Modernization Act
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2020-11-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8712IntroNational Aviation Preparedness Plan Act of 2020
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2020-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB7856IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-10-30
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 463.
USSB4868Intro21st Century Community Learning Centers Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020
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2020-10-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4854IntroHEAT Act Home Health Emergency Access to Telehealth Act
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2020-10-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8664IntroPPE for Safe Schools Act
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2020-10-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8682IntroEqual Access to Information Act of 2020
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2020-10-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8677IntroHEAT Act Home health Emergency Access to Telehealth Act
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2020-10-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4846IntroNursing Home Pandemic Protection Act This bill establishes several requirements for skilled nursing facilities, nursing facilities, and assisted living facilities to address the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the...
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2020-10-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB4840IntroEnsuring Parity in MA for Audio-Only Telehealth Act of 2020 This bill allows audio-only diagnoses that are made via telehealth to be used for purposes of determining risk adjustments to payments under Medicare Advantage. Additionally, the bill requir...
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2020-10-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8644IntroSecure America's Medicine Act of 2020
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2020-10-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8642IntroSafe Testing at Residence Telehealth Act of 2020
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2020-10-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4818IntroHeroes Small Business Lifeline Act
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2020-10-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4204IntroFederal Emergency Pandemic Response Act This bill addresses the issue of national pandemic preparedness and response. It directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to convene an Interagency Task Force to analyze U.S. preparedness for national ...
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2020-10-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 573.
USSB4811IntroFederal Correctional Facilities COVID-19 Response Act
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2020-10-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB785PassCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 This bill makes updates related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, mental health care, care for women veterans, and telehealth care. TITLE I--I...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-171. (TXT | PDF)
USHB8624IntroProtecting Access to Innovation During COVID-19 Act
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2020-10-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8604IntroProtecting Essential Workers Act
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2020-10-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8615IntroARC Act of 2020 Amputation Reduction and Compassion Act of 2020
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2020-10-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8553IntroMAKE PPE Act Managing American Knowledge and Equipment to Prevent Pandemic Emergencies Act
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2020-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB8562IntroPandemic Essential Supplies Act
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2020-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB8588IntroImproving the American Drug Supply Chain Act of 2020
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2020-10-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8581IntroAccess to Assistive Technology and Devices for Americans Study Act Triple A Study Act
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2020-10-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8574IntroPROTECT Long Term Care Facilities Act Protecting Residents with Oversight, Transparency, and Enforcement for Compassionate Treatment in Long Term Care Facilities Act
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2020-10-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8568IntroPREPARE LTC Act Promoting Restoration of Emergency Preparedness and Advancing Response to Epidemics in Long-Term Care Act
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2020-10-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8573IntroHelping Families Access Pediatric Care Act of 2020
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2020-10-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7992IntroTelehealth Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7841IntroThe American PPE Supply Chain Integrity Act This bill requires the federal government to purchase medical supplies and personal protective equipment from the United States, with exceptions for small purchases. Specifically, the bill requires the Depa...
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USSCR49IntroA concurrent resolution mandating procedures to ensure adequate precautions against COVID-19 in Senate buildings.
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2020-10-05
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB4796IntroFair Care Act of 2020
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2020-10-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR1176IntroSupporting the designation of October 3, 2020, as National Ostomy Awareness Day.
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2020-10-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8520IntroSupporting Educators During COVID-19 Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to issue regulations or guidance to establish that the tax deduction for the expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers includes expenses for personal...
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2020-10-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8508IntroCOVID-19 Vaccine Distribution and Production Act
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2020-10-02
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB8527IntroFair Care Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8528IntroEnsuring Telehealth Expansion Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1046IntroACCESS BROADBAND Act Advancing Critical Connectivity Expands Service, Small Business Resources, Opportunities, Access, and Data Based on Assessed Need and Demand Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish the Office of Internet Co...
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2020-10-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 567.
USSB3681EngrossEnsuring Health Safety in the Skies Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Health and Human Services to form a joint task force on air travel during and after ...
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2020-10-01
Held at the desk.
USHB7340EngrossChai Suthammanont Remembrance Act of 2020 This bill requires federal agencies to develop and disclose reopening plans that incorporate certain information before sending employees back to work during a public health emergency, such as the emergency r...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5986IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act This bill establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities...
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2020-10-01
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB4775IntroDelivering Immediate Relief to America's Families, Schools and Small Businesses Act
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2020-10-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 564.
USHB8324IntroMake PPE in America Act This bill requires procurement contracts for personal protective equipment (PPE) to be long-term and for domestically manufactured PPE. Specifically, contracts entered into by the Departments of Homeland Security, Health and H...
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2020-10-01
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5057)
USHR1115IntroCalling for the immediate release of Trevor Reed, a United States citizen who was unjustly sentenced to 9 years in a Russian prison.
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB4794IntroA bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the COVID-19 Telehealth Program of the Federal Communications Commission for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020. This bill provides FY2020 supplemental appropriations to the Federal Commu...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB8476IntroTIKES Act Telehealth Improvement for Kids' Essential Services Act This bill requires several agencies to promote and evaluate the use of telehealth under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Specifically, the bill requires (1)...
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2020-10-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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