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USHB1037EngrossTo authorize the National Emergency Medical Services Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill authorizes the National Emergency Medical Services Mem...
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2018-10-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB2422EngrossAction for Dental Health Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize oral health promotion and disease prevention programs through FY2022. The Department of Health and Human Services may award grants or enter in...
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2018-10-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB2259PassSam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018 This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after t...
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2018-10-09
Became Public Law No: 115-256.
USHB600EngrossDigital GAP Act Digital Global Access Policy Act of 2017 (Sec. 4) This bill states that it is U.S. policy to coordinate with foreign governments, international and regional organizations, businesses, and civil society to close the digital gap in deve...
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2018-10-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 624.
USHB302PassSports 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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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USSB1403Intro21st Century Conservation Service Corps Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to replace provisions that established the Public Lands Corps with provisions establishing the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC) to:...
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2018-10-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1311EngrossAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017 This bill sets forth a variety of measures to address the prevention and punishment of human trafficking and to assist trafficking victims. Included among these are provisions concerning: restitution for victims;...
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2018-10-01
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB6604IntroMental Health and Public Safety Partnership Act of 2018
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2018-10-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB6157PassDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in th...
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2018-09-28
Became Public Law No: 115-245.
USHB6981IntroSchool SAFETY Results Act of 2018 School Security and Facilities Enhancement to Yield Results Act of 2018
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2018-09-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6983IntroUncovering Foreign Influence in the United States Act of 2018
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2018-09-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6287Engross9/11 Memorial Act
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2018-09-27
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 587.
USHB6729EngrossEmpowering Financial Institutions to Fight Human Trafficking Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill allows a qualified nonprofit organization to share information with financial institutions and other authorities regarding possible human trafficking or relat...
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2018-09-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR1092IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should redirect and target foreign assistance provided to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras in a manner that addresses the driving causes of illegal immigration into the Unite...
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2018-09-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR72EngrossExpressing the sense of Congress that child safety is the first priority of custody and visitation adjudications, and that State courts should improve adjudications of custody where family violence is alleged. Expresses the sense of Congress that: ch...
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2018-09-26
Received in the Senate.
USHB2327IntroPAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a five-year pilot program under which it provides grants to eligible nonprofit organizations to provide servi...
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2018-09-25
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Stivers asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be the first sponsor of H.R. 2327, a bill originally introduced by Representative DeSantis, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHR1080IntroRecognizing the important role of chefs in responding to natural disasters. Recognizes: (1) the leadership of Chef Jose Andres in founding World Central Kitchen and providing meals in multiple disaster zones, and (2) the volunteer chefs who have cont...
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2018-09-25
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB6545IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2899IntroSecond Chance Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to: revise and reauthorize grant programs for offender reentry demonstration projects; family-based substance abuse treatment; and evalu...
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2018-09-13
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USSB3427IntroElementary and Secondary School Counseling Act
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2018-09-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6775IntroElementary and Secondary School Counseling Act
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2018-09-12
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6223IntroChild Advocate Program Reauthorization Act
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1676EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide support for Palliative Care and Hospice Education Centers. These centers mus...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3227IntroREUNITE Act Reunite Every Unaccompanied Newborn Infant, Toddler and other children Expeditiously Act
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2018-07-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3220IntroRefund to Rainy Day Savings Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to establish and implement a Refund to Rainy Day Savings Program to permit a taxpayer to defer payment on 20% of a tax refund to be deposited into a Treasury account, a...
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2018-07-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1700EngrossSCORE for Small Business Act of 2018 This bill amends the Small Business Act to reauthorize the SCORE program (Service Corps of Retired Executives) for FY2018-FY2019. The program is renamed as simply the SCORE program. The Small Business Administrati...
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2018-07-11
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB3167Intro9/11 Memorial Act
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2018-06-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB3159IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, an...
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 498.
USHB3331EngrossTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to promote testing of incentive payments for behavioral health providers for adoption and use of certified electronic health record technology. (Sec. 1) This bill specifies that the Center for Medicare and...
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2018-06-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5587EngrossPeer Support Communities of Recovery Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to allow the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to award grants to nonprofits that focus on substance use disorder to establish regional te...
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2018-06-13
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
USSB1692EngrossNational Emergency Medical Services Commemorative Work Act (Sec. 3) This bill authorizes the National Emergency Medical Services Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia and its environs to pay...
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2018-06-07
Held at the desk.
USSB292PassChildhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to collect the medical specime...
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2018-06-05
Became Public Law No: 115-180.
USHR914IntroRecognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system. Expresses...
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2018-05-29
To House Subcommittee on Human Resources Committee
USSB2952EngrossCongressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act This bill amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 (CAA) to revise administrative and judicial dispute resolution procedures for initiating and resolving claims by employees alleging that...
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2018-05-29
Held at the desk.
USHB5947IntroTo repeal the Asia Foundation Act, and for other purposes.
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2018-05-23
To House Foreign Affairs 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.
USHB2923IntroGulf States Coordination Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHR890IntroRecognizing the National Association of Letter Carriers' one-day food drive.
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2018-05-22
To House Nutrition Committee
USHB2479IntroLeading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act This bill authorizes appropriations for the nation's infrastructure, including appropriations for: secure broadband internet access, with a prioritization on expanding broadband access in unserved are...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB4700IntroIMPACT for Energy Act Increasing and Mobilizing Partnerships to Achieve Commercialization of Technologies for Energy Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USSB1732EngrossImproving Access to Behavioral Health Information Technology Act (Sec. 2) This bill specifies that the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation may test models to provide incentive payments to behavioral health providers for: (1) adopting electron...
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2018-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB2795IntroFIRST STEP Act Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act
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2018-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2400IntroGAO Audit Mandates Revision Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 396.
USHB5252IntroKeep Young Athletes Safe Act of 2018 This bill authorizes the Department of Justice to award a grant to an eligible nonprofit nongovernmental entity to support oversight of the United States Olympic Committee, each national governing body, and each p...
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR859IntroRecognizing the contributions of senior volunteers. Encourages the people of the United States to recognize the contributions of senior volunteers and join in the celebration of National Senior Corps Week. Supports adequately funding and growing the ...
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2018-04-27
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB2771IntroResidential Decentralized Wastewater System Improvement Act
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2018-04-26
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR486IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Workers' Memorial Day, honoring workers who have been killed or injured in the workplace, and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.
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2018-04-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR850IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Workers' Memorial Day, honoring workers who have been killed or injured in the workplace, and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.
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2018-04-26
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSR483IntroA resolution recognizing the contributions of senior volunteers and designating the week of April 29 through May 5, 2018, as "National Senior Corps Week". Designates the week of April 29-May 5, 2018, as National Senior Corps Week.
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2018-04-25
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2443; text: CR S2441)
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