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USHB6833IntroGREEN Act Grants for Renewable Energy Education for the Nation Act
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2018-09-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6794IntroImmigration Innovation Act of 2018
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2018-09-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6802IntroGREEN Act Grants for Renewable Energy Education for the Nation Act
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2018-09-13
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2926IntroREACH Act Report and Educate About Campus Hazing Act
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2018-09-12
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Lance asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 2926, a bill originally introduced by Representative Meehan, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB302EngrossSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-09-07
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB1635EngrossEmpowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to modify loan counseling requirements for an institution of higher education (IHE) that participates in ...
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2018-09-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3422IntroNuclear Energy Leadership Act
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2018-09-06
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2EngrossAgriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 This bill (commonly known as the farm bill) reauthorizes through FY2023 and modifies Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs that address: commodity support, conservation, trade and international food aid, nutr...
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2018-09-05
Conference held.
USSB2602IntroUSE IT Act Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies This bill amends the Clean Air Act to require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish: (1) a competitive prize program for certain technology projects that capture...
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2018-09-04
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 115-328.
USHB5515PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2018-08-13
Became Public Law No: 115-232.
USHB2353PassStrengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Sec. 4) The effective date for this bill is July 1, 2018. (Sec. 7) This bill amends the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 to revise and introduce definiti...
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2018-07-31
Became Public Law No: 115-224.
USHB6597IntroMental Health Professionals Workforce Shortage Loan Repayment Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2787EngrossVet HP Act Veterans-Specific Education for Tomorrow's Health Professionals Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a three-year pilot program at at least five VA medical centers to provide undergraduate students a c...
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2018-07-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3276IntroEnhancing America's Core Diplomatic Capabilities Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6485IntroJob Opportunities for All Act
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2018-07-24
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5924IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Education when reviewing whether there has been a violation of title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin...
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB6441IntroAmerican Dream Accounts Act
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2018-07-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6440IntroScience, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and Trade in Schools Act
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2018-07-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3906EngrossInnovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act of 2018 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide grants to eligible higher education institutions and research institutions to establish and maintain between three and five cente...
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2018-07-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB6385IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. Provides appropriations to the State Department for: Administ...
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2018-07-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 642.
USSB3207IntroDeferment for Active Cancer Treatment Act of 2018
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2018-07-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3153IntroMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-298. Additional views filed.
USSB3189IntroIncome-Based Repayment Debt Forgiveness Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross income of an individual any income that is attributable to the discharge of a federal student loan pursuant to a federal program or law t...
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2018-07-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB808IntroSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team staff mem...
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2018-07-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 501.
USHB6280IntroParent PLUS Loan Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB197IntroRadiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2017 This bill amends the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to extend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Trust Fund until 19 years after this bill's enactment. The trust fund compensates individual...
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2018-06-27
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB5291IntroOffshore Wind Jobs and Opportunity Act
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2018-06-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB6184IntroPatsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2018
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2018-06-21
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6166IntroSolar VETS Act Solar Vocational Education and Training for our Servicemembers Act
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2018-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4760IntroSecuring America's Future Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise immigrant visa allocation provisions, including family-related visas. A nonimmigrant classification for parents of adult U.S. citizens is created. Th...
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2018-06-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4627EngrossShielding Public Spaces from Vehicular Terrorism Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to include among the responsibilities of the Under Secretary for Science and Technology of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) rese...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6156IntroProtecting JOBs Act Protecting Job Opportunities for Borrowers Act
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2018-06-20
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3828IntroPatsy T. Mink Gender Equity in Education Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and elementary and se...
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2018-06-14
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Matsui asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the primary sponsor of H.R. 3828, a bill originally introduced by Representative Slaughter, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII.
USSB3065IntroProtecting JOBs Act Protecting Job Opportunities for Borrowers Act
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3066IntroReverse Transfer Efficiency Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6095IntroExport Administration Anti-Discrimination Act
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2018-06-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3061IntroApprenticeship Hubs Across America Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6099IntroApprenticeship Hubs Across America Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5731IntroSecuring Our Schools Act
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR902IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the obligation of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Education and the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice to enforce title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964...
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USSB754IntroCyber Scholarship Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Science Foundation, in coordination with the Office of Personnel Management, to develop and implement a pilot program at community colleges to provide scholarships to student...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 440.
USSB2987IntroJohn S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national se...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 439.
USSB2155PassEconomic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act TITLE I--IMPROVING CONSUMER ACCESS TO MORTGAGE CREDIT (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to allow a depository institution or credit union with assets below a sp...
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2018-05-24
Became Public Law No: 115-174.
USHB5968IntroOnline Job Training Act of 2018
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2018-05-24
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5962IntroSTEM K to Career Act This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to require the Department of Education to forgive student loan obligations of borrowers employed as full-time teachers of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (S...
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2018-05-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5682EngrossFIRST STEP Act Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act TITLE I--RECIDIVISM REDUCTION (Sec. 101) This bill amends the federal criminal code to direct the Department of Justice to establish a risk and nee...
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2018-05-23
Received in the Senate.
USSB2940IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Education when reviewing whether there has been a violation of title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin...
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2018-05-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2305IntroComputer Science in STEM Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to award to states: (1) two-year formula grants to develop comprehensive plans to strengthen elementary and secondary computer-science education, and (2) competi...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB2653IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
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