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USSB363Intro
25%
Addresses domestic content requirements and narrows instances in which waivers may be granted. Specifically, the bill directs the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), acting through the Office for Federal Procurement Policy, to promulgate regulatio...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB356Intro
25%
Establishes federal training and educational programs to develop the transportation workforce. It directs the Department of Transportation to create a task force on developing a 21st century surface transportation workforce; provide grants to partner...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB348Intro
25%
Establishes a path to citizenship for certain undocumented individuals. The bill also replaces the term alien with noncitizen in the immigration statutes and addresses other related issues. Specifically, the bill establishes a new status of lawful pr...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1142Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide assistance for projects that strengthen and protect mass evacuation routes. Specifically, DOT must (1) establish criteria for states, tribal and local governments, and other entities to identi...
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2021-02-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB947Intro
25%
Modifies requirements for the Railway-Highway Crossings Program. Specifically, the bill (1) requires the Department of Transportation to set aside highway safety improvement funds for states for the replacement of functionally obsolete warning and pr...
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB867Intro
25%
Revises and reauthorizes through FY2025 the high-speed rail corridor development competitive grant program of the Department of Transportation (DOT). In awarding grants, the bill requires DOT to prioritize (1) projects that involve the purchase of el...
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2021-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB303Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Transportation (DOT) to support the efforts of state and local governments to prioritize COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) testing of transportation workers who are categorized as essential critical infrastructure w...
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2021-02-08
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB158Intro
25%
Requires the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to provide Congress with notice of when a comprehensive safety assessment is being conducted on an intercity or commuter rail transit agency. Specifically, the FRA must (1) provide notice within 10 d...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB227Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to carry out a national infrastructure investment grant program for capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure. Projects eligible for funding under the program include, at a minimum, hi...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB232Intro
25%
Establishes discretionary spending limits for FY2022 and FY2023. Specifically, the bill establishes discretionary spending limits for defense and nondefense spending, establishes a separate discretionary spending limit for infrastructure spending, sp...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Budget Committee
USHB804Intro
25%
Entitles every employee to a family and medical leave insurance (FMLI) monthly benefit payment of two-thirds of the employee's regular pay, limited to a maximum of $4,000, for not more than 60 days of qualified caregiving. The bill establishes the Of...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support
USSB248Intro
25%
Entitles every employee to a family and medical leave insurance (FMLI) monthly benefit payment of two-thirds of the employee's regular pay, limited to a maximum of $4,000, for not more than 60 days of qualified caregiving. The bill establishes the Of...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB463Intro
25%
Revises the surface transportation block grant program (Transportation Alternatives Program) of the Department of Transportation (DOT). The bill requires DOT to set aside 10% of apportioned funds under the program each fiscal year for states, and all...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB451Intro
25%
Increases from $15 billion to $30 billion the national limitation on the amount of tax-exempt highway or surface freight transfer facility bonds. The bill also applies the prevailing wage requirements of the Davis-Bacon Act to projects funded by bond...
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2021-01-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
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