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USHB4350Engross
50%
Authorizes FY2022 appropriations for military activities and programs of the Department of Defense (e.g., personnel; research, development, test, and evaluation; and procurement of items such as aircraft, missiles, and ammunition). It also prescribes...
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2021-12-01
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S8837-8859)
USHB5376Intro
25%
Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
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2021-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table.
USHB4626Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to, at least once every 10 years, enter into a contract with a private sector entity or entities to conduct an independent assessment of the hospital care, medical services, and other health care furni...
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2021-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2915Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that procurement of certain items, such as body armor and other protective gear, meets specified requirements, including that a fraction of procurement funds be used for items manufactured b...
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2021-11-17
Received in the Senate.
USHB2220Engross
50%
Specifies that a bargain-price purchase option (i.e., the option to purchase property at less than fair market value) in a lease agreement for a federal building may be exercised only to the extent the option is specifically provided for in subsequen...
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2021-11-15
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3001Intro
25%
To advance United States national interests by prioritizing the protection of internationally recognized human rights and development of the rule of law in relations between the United States and Vietnam, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2925Intro
25%
Prohibits using federal funds for facilities used to detain noncitizen families and addresses related issues. Specifically, no funds made available may be used to operate or construct a family detention center, whether operated by U.S. Immigration an...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5741Intro
25%
To provide an exemption to any Federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate for any Federal employee or contractor who provides proof of COVID-19 antibodies, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-04
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6186)
USHB5860Intro
25%
To exempt essential workers from Federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates.
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2021-11-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB442Intro
25%
Expands requirements relating to the procurement and use of energy-efficient lighting in federal buildings. Under current law, public buildings that are constructed or managed by the General Services Administration (GSA) must be equipped with energy-...
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2021-11-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB3462Engross
50%
Requires the Small Business Administration (SBA) to annually report specified information related to cybersecurity awareness. Such reports must provide (1) an assessment of the SBA's information technology (IT) and cybersecurity infrastructure, (2) a...
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2021-11-03
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB4363Engross
50%
Establishes a daily public reporting requirement for covered contract awards of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Covered contract award means a contract action of DHS with a total authorized dollar amount of $4 million or greater, including...
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2021-11-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1104Intro
25%
Revises reporting and strategy requirements related to recovery and assistance efforts for Haiti. Specifically, the bill repeals existing reporting and strategy requirements related to earthquake recovery and economic assistance for Haiti. Further, t...
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2021-10-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.
USHB5412Intro
25%
Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022
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2021-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 114.
USSB2042Intro
25%
Revises the duties, membership, and reporting requirements of the Interagency Committee on Women's Business Enterprise. These changes include striking a requirement that the committee develop and promote new public sector programs and plans to foster...
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2021-10-27
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB2201Intro
25%
A bill to manage supply chain risk through counterintelligence training, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 153.
USSB3079Intro
25%
A bill to exempt essential workers from Federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates.
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2021-10-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3062Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
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2021-10-25
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB3635Engross
50%
Makes changes to the administration and management of the Strategic National Stockpile. Among these changes, the bill authorizes through September 30, 2024, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to transfer supplies from the stockpile to ...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4611Engross
50%
Requires the Management Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to issue guidance regarding new and existing contracts relating to the procurement of information and communications technology or services. The bill requires contractor...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1734Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to significantly increase the number and size of prescribed fires conducted on federal lands. Before the end of FY2023, Interior and USDA shall each have carried out a mi...
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2021-10-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB5640Intro
25%
To ban the Federal procurement of certain drones and other unmanned aircraft systems, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3034Intro
25%
A bill making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3023Intro
25%
A bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB2747Intro
25%
Addresses voter registration and voting access, election integrity and security, redistricting, and campaign finance. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail ...
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2021-10-20
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2747 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 420) entered in Senate.
USHR332Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB19Intro
25%
Establishes and modifies several programs and requirements to address prescription drug prices. The bill modifies provisions under Medicare and Medicaid relating to prescription drug coverage and price transparency. Among other changes, the bill requ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2358Intro
25%
To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2055Intro
25%
To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the Rules of the House of Representatives, the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995, the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, the ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2336Intro
25%
Establishes two Health, Opportunity, and Personal Empowerment (HOPE) pilot projects to improve economic security for individuals who meet income or other requirements. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Agriculture, ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2046Intro
25%
Establishes requirements related to U.S. international energy strategy. Applications to export natural gas to North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member countries, Japan, and certain other countries shall be granted on an expedited basis withou...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2839Intro
25%
Establishes regional processing centers for conducting immigration-related activities and addresses other related issues. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) shall establish at least four regional processing centers along the southern border in...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2298Intro
25%
Expands the E-Verify program by requiring all employers to use it and permanently reauthorizes the program. Currently, E-Verify use is voluntary for most employers, although some states mandate its use. All employers shall use E-Verify to confirm the...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2579Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to take various actions to facilitate the search for and remediation of unlawful border crossing tunnels on private land. Specifically, DHS may waive federal, state, or local environmental permits ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2644Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide funding to states, local governments, or Native American nations to carry out Green New Deal projects, such as projects to clean up pollution, climate adaptation measures, or conse...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB160Intro
25%
Addresses the conservation and sustainability of coral reef ecosystems. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Coral Reef Conservation Program; directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to pr...
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2021-10-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2551Intro
25%
A bill to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to establish or otherwise provide an artificial intelligence training program for the acquisition workforce, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 142.
USHB5434PassExtends and revises provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, rail, and other surface transportation programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill extends FY2021 enacted levels of fundi...
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2021-10-02
Became Public Law No: 117-44. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4309Intro
25%
To advance innovation in and deployment of zero-emission electricity technology, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-01
Executive Comment Requested from Def Nuc Agcy.
USSB2906Intro
25%
A bill to add certain items to the list of high priority goods and services for analyses, recommendations, and actions related to sourcing and industrial capacity.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB5305PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-43. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4682Engross
50%
Prohibits the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from operating, financing, or procuring unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or UAS operating, detection, or identification systems that are manufactured in certain foreign countries or by corporations d...
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2021-09-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5450Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of Federal funds to implement or enforce a COVID-19 vaccine mandate, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB978Intro
25%
Requires federal agencies to develop and disclose safety plans that contain certain information for on-site employees and contractors during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill req...
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2021-09-29
UNANIMOUS CONSENT REQUEST - Mr. DeSaulnier asked unanimous consent that the ordering of the yeas and nays on the motion that the House suspend the rules and pass the bill H.R. 978 be vacated, to the end that the motion be considered as withdrawn. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5323Engross
50%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 140.
USSB2879Intro
25%
A bill to provide that Executive Orders 14042 and 14043 shall have no force or effect.
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2021-09-28
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5388Intro
25%
To establish a strategic active pharmaceutical ingredient reserve to maintain a domestic supply of active pharmaceutical ingredients and key starting materials needed for the manufacturing of essential generic medicines, and to build a pipeline for d...
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2021-09-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5360Intro
25%
To nullify certain executive orders regarding COVID-19 vaccine mandates and to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from issuing a rule mandating vaccination against COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2830Intro
25%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
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