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USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-10-19
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB5572EngrossFamily Support Services for Addiction Act of 2020 This bill directs the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to award grants to certain nonprofits to develop or expand services for individuals with substance use disorders and the...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3287IntroCFO Vision Act of 2020
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2020-10-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 572.
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.
USHB4467IntroWitness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to award competitive matching grants to state, local, and tribal governments to establish or maintain witness protection programs in cases involving...
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2020-10-02
ASSSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Mfume asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 4467, a bill originally introduced by Representative Cummings, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5780EngrossSafe Communities Act of 2020 This bill requires the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to increase outreach and engagement with owners and operators of critical infrastructure. Specifically, the bill directs CISA to maintain a cl...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4636IntroPLASTICS Act Partnering and Leveraging Assistance to Stop Trash for International Cleaner Seas Act This bill authorizes the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to prioritize and advance global efforts to prev...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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.
USHB7496EngrossCOVID PREPARE Act of 2020 COVID Preparedness, Response, and Effective Planning for Advanced Requirements by the Executive Branch Act of 2020 This bill requires federal agencies to submit to Congress plans for responding to any resurgence of COVID-19 ...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7673IntroRepresent America Abroad Act of 2020
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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.
USHB4358IntroPreliminary Damage Assessment Improvement Act of 2019 This bill directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to (1) submit to Congress a report describing the preliminary damage assessment process, as carried out by FEMA in the five years b...
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2020-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5469EngrossPursuing Equity in Mental Health Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7003IntroWork for Warriors Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the Department of Defense (DOD) to carry out a pilot program to enhance DOD's efforts to provide job placement assistance and related employment services to members of the National Guard and Reserves...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB7944IntroSouthwest Border Security Technology Improvement Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to report to Congress an analysis of border security technology along the Southwest border. The report shall address the technol...
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2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB5619EngrossSuicide Prevention Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish two grant programs to prevent self-harm and suicide. First, HHS must award grants to state, local, and tribal health departments to expand survei...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4564EngrossSuicide Prevention Lifeline Improvement Act of 2020 This bill expands the requirements for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Program. Specifically, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration must (1) develop a plan to ensure...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3256IntroProtecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program until May 1, 2025. The CFATS program requires...
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2020-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 427.
USHB4979EngrossRural STEM Education Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research regarding STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, including computer science) education in rural schools. The NSF must award grants ...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2639EngrossStrength in Diversity Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to specified educational agencies (e.g., local educational agencies) to develop or implement plans to improve diversity and reduce or eliminate racia...
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2020-09-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8262IntroATFA Act of 2020 Accessible Transit For All Act of 2020
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2020-09-16
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB4585IntroDelivering for America Act This bill prohibits the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from making changes to operations or levels of service from those that were in effect on January 1, 2020, establishes requirements for the processing of election mail, and ...
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2020-09-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7903IntroTo amend the Small Business Act to establish the Community Advantage Loan Program. This bill establishes through FY2025 a Community Advantage Loan Program under which the Small Business Administration (SBA) may guarantee loans made by covered institu...
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2020-09-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB805IntroSHIELD for Veterans Act of 2020 Stopping Harm and Implementing Enhanced Lead-time for Debts for Veterans Act of 2020 This bill limits the authority of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recover overpayments of benefits from veterans. Among ot...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 539.
USHB6133EngrossSTEP Improvement Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 the Small Business Administration's (SBA) State Trade Expansion Program, which provides foreign trade assistance to small businesses, and it revises provisions related to the administ...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB8263IntroTo ensure opportunities for Department of Defense participation in wildlife conservation banking programs, and for other purposes.
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2020-09-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB4581IntroPOST Act Post Office Security and Transparency Act of 2020 This bill requires the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to take specified actions to ensure the availability of mail collection boxes. Specifically, the bill (1) prohibits the USPS from removing an...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3597IntroSolar Energy Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Energy to carry out a grant program to research, develop, and evaluate solar energy technologies and systems.
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2020-09-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 400.
USHB8203IntroCOVID-19 Health Disparities Action Act of 2020
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2020-09-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8219IntroImproving Housing Outcomes for Veterans Act of 2020
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2020-09-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7541IntroVA Zero Suicide Demonstration Project Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish the Zero Suicide Initiative pilot program for the purpose of improving safety and suicide care for veterans. The program must be...
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB4545IntroVA Zero Suicide Demonstration Project Act of 2020
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2020-09-09
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3EngrossElijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs, health care coverage and costs, and public health. TITLE I--LOWERING PRICES THROUGH FAIR DRUG PRICE NEGO...
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2020-09-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USSB2800IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for FY2020. The bill provides for continued use of the International Space Station through 2030 an...
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2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 525.
USHB8015EngrossDelivering for America Act This bill prohibits the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from making changes to operations or levels of service from those that were in effect on January 1, 2020, establishes requirements for the processing of election mail, and ...
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2020-09-08
Received in the Senate.
USHB8099IntroDiversity in Defense Act of 2020
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2020-08-26
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB4527IntroDelivering for America Act This bill prohibits the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from making changes to operations or levels of service from those that were in effect on January 1, 2020. Specifically, the USPS may not, during the period beginning on ena...
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2020-08-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB4529IntroTribal Connect Act of 2020 This bill expands tribal access to the Schools and Libraries Universal Service Support (E-rate) program, which provides discounted broadband internet access and telecommunications services to certain schools and libraries. ...
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2020-08-13
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USSB2775IntroHACKED Act of 2019 Harvesting American Cybersecurity Knowledge through Education Act of 2019
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2020-08-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 515.
USHB7962IntroMetropolitan Planning Enhancement Act This bill requires that transportation projects included in an adopted metropolitan area transportation plan be selected through a publicly available transparent process using criteria that directly support speci...
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2020-08-10
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB2336EngrossDepartment of Veterans Affairs Information Technology Reform Act of 2019
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHB7973IntroTribal Connect Act of 2020 This bill expands tribal access to the Schools and Libraries Universal Service Support (E-rate) program, which provides discounted broadband internet access and telecommunications services to certain schools and libraries. ...
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2020-08-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6395EngrossWilliam M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It...
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2020-08-05
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 505.
USSB4439IntroMMAPPP Act of 2020 Make Medications Affordable by Preventing Pandemic Price-gouging Act of 2020
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2020-08-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1957PassTaxpayer First Act of 2019 This bill establishes the National Parks and Public Land Legacy Restoration Fund to support deferred maintenance projects on federal lands. For FY2021-FY2025, there shall be deposited into the fund an amount equal to 50% of...
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2020-08-04
Became Public Law No: 116-152. (TXT | PDF)
USSB4401IntroEnvironmental 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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2020-08-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2381EngrossTraveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to review implementation of requirements regarding screening by the Transportation Security Administration of baby formula, breast milk, purifi...
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2020-07-30
Held at the desk.
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