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USSB910IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2025 and revises the National Sea Grant College Program, through which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) supports university-based pro...
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2020-02-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USHB5845IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020
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2020-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB3263IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020
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2020-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4044EngrossProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act This bill reauthorizes the National Estuary Program for FY2022-FY2026. The bill revises the program, including by specifying that entities able to address issues related to coastal resiliency, stormwater ru...
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2020-02-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB5829IntroThe National Service GI Bill Act
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2020-02-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB785IntroCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
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2020-01-29
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2795IntroWildlife Corridors Conservation Act of 2019
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2020-01-29
Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Discharged.
USSR485IntroA resolution recognizing January 2020 as "National Mentoring Month". This resolution recognizes (1) January 2020 as National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potent...
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2020-01-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2476PassSecuring American Nonprofit Organizations Against Terrorism Act of 2019 This bill establishes in the Department of Homeland Security a Nonprofit Security Grant Program, under which the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) shall make grants to e...
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2020-01-24
Became Public Law No: 116-108. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5655IntroNonprofit Security Expansion Act
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2020-01-23
To House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-01-22
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5615IntroTREES Act The Residential Energy and Economic Savings Act
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2020-01-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5191IntroRunaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act of 2019
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2020-01-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 19.
USHB2569IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2019
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2020-01-13
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) asked unanimous consent that she hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 2569, 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.
USSB3171IntroProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
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2020-01-09
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHR787IntroRecognizing January 2020 as "National Mentoring Month", and for other purposes. This resolution recognizes (1) National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potential.
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2020-01-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94.
USHB3373IntroOffice of International Disability Rights Act
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2019-12-18
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB5038EngrossFarm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 This bill contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Home...
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2019-12-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2405IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2025 and revises the National Sea Grant College Program, through which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) supports university-based pro...
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2019-12-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 262.
USHB5325IntroEnding PUSHOUT Act of 2019 Ending Punitive, Unfair, School-based Harm that is Overt and Unresponsive to Trauma Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to local educational agencies and nonprofit organizations f...
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2019-12-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1309EngrossWorkplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in the health care and social service sectors. Specifically, Labor must promulgate an occupational s...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR440IntroA resolution designating December 14, 2019, as "Wreaths Across America Day". This resolution designates December 14, 2019, as Wreaths Across America Day to honor the service of veterans and members of the Armed Forces.
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2019-11-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760-6761)
USHR718IntroSupporting the designation of "GivingTuesday" and strong incentives for all people of the United States to volunteer and give generously. This resolution supports (1) the designation of Giving Tuesday, and (2) strong incentives for giving generously ...
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2019-11-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2916IntroRunaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2913IntroProtecting Critical Services for Mothers and Babies Act
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2019-11-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5202IntroProtecting Critical Services for Mothers and Babies Act
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2019-11-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR709IntroSupporting the designation of "GivingTuesday" and strong incentives for all people of the United States to volunteer and give generously. This resolution supports (1) the designation of Giving Tuesday, and (2) strong incentives for giving generously ...
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2019-11-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2880IntroProtecting Social Workers and Health Professionals from Workplace Violence Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to states, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations for providing safety measures to s...
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2019-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5138IntroProtecting Social Workers and Health Professionals from Workplace Violence Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to states, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations for providing safety measures to s...
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2019-11-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR674IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the achievements of Edgar Ricardo Arjona Morales, in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.
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2019-11-15
To House Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade Committee
USHB4916IntroFarm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 This bill contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Home...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1773EngrossRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR423IntroA resolution recognizing November 2019 as "National Homeless Children and Youth Awareness Month". This resolution recognizes November 2019 as National Homeless Children and Youth Awareness Month.
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2019-11-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6614; text: CR S6611)
USSR419IntroA resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings. This resolution authorizes a Senator, Senate officer, or Senate employee to (1) collect donations of...
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2019-11-13
Star Print ordered on the resolution.
USHB4831IntroNational Fish and Wildlife Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and revises requirements governing the foundation.
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2019-11-06
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHR669IntroExpressing support for designation of the week of November 3 through 9, 2019, as National Family Service Learning Week.
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2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1967IntroRecreation Not Red Tape Act
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2019-10-31
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB647EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to take a series of actions relating to palliative-care training. Specifically, HHS must provide support for Palliative Care a...
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2019-10-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3250IntroJulius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part-owner and President of the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a note...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4833IntroMultigenerational Engagement Act of 2019
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2019-10-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2690IntroRESPONSE Act Restoring, Enhancing, Securing, and Promoting Our Nation's Safety Efforts Act of 2019
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2019-10-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4647IntroTeacher Debt Relief Act This bill allows an eligible teacher to use the same teaching service to qualify for both the teacher and public service loan forgiveness programs.
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2019-10-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4524IntroRural Veterans Travel Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-10-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4609IntroVeteran Service Equity Act
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2019-10-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR607IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the International Day of Non-Violence. This resolution expresses the House of Representatives' support for the goals and ideals of the International Day of Non-Violence and encourages the people of the United States...
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2019-09-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4525IntroStudent Support Act This bill requires the Department of Education to make matching grants to states for allocation to local educational agencies (LEAs) so that additional school-based mental health and student service providers may be hired, thereby...
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2019-09-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4486IntroDigital Equity Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to establish grant programs for (1) promoting digital equity, (2) supporting digital inclusion activities, and (3) building capacity for stat...
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2019-09-26
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
USHB2229EngrossFirst Responders Passport Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of State to waive passport fees for an individual operating under a contract, grant, or cooperative agreement with the U.S. government, including a volunteer, to travel abroad ...
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2019-09-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2543IntroPrescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act of 2019 This bill alters several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs under Medicare and Medicaid. Among other things, the bill requires drug manufacturers to issue rebates to ...
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2019-09-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 225.
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