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USSB153IntroSupporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act This bill addresses the participation of veterans in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields, including by making veterans eligible for certain National Science Foundation (NSF) programs...
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 314.
USHB2405IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 262.
USHB3618IntroFree Credit Scores for Consumers Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 247.
USSB2368IntroNuclear Energy Renewal Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB1915IntroNet Price Calculator Improvement Act
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2019-11-14
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mrs. Trahan asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1915, 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.
USHB4625EngrossProtect the GI Bill Act
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2019-11-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4162EngrossGI Bill Planning Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5052IntroWAVES Act Wage Adjustment for Veterans Enrolled in School Act
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2019-11-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1399IntroTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 285.
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB4674IntroCollege Affordability Act
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2019-10-31
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 22.
USHB647EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act
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2019-10-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB728EngrossTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-10-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2781EngrossEMPOWER for Health Act of 2019 Educating Medical Professionals and Optimizing Workforce Efficiency and Readiness for Health Act of 2019
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2019-10-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4849IntroUpward Mobility Enhancement Act This bill increases the maximum amount of the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance.
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2019-10-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1317IntroAmerican Mineral Security Act
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2019-10-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 251.
USSB2655IntroWorking Students Act
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2019-10-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4787IntroWorking Students Act This bill increases the income protection allowance levels used to calculate a working student's expected family contribution and need for financial assistance. An income protection allowance is an amount for basic living expense...
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2019-10-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4747IntroMaking College More Affordable Act
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2019-10-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2420IntroNational Museum of the American Latino Act This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution. The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United States; (2) p...
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2019-10-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4638IntroDegrees Not Debt Act of 2019
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2019-10-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4647IntroTeacher Debt Relief Act
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2019-10-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4587IntroTruth in Tuition Act of 2019 This bill expands notification requirements for an institution of higher education (IHE) to participate in federal student aid programs. Specifically, the bill requires an IHE to provide to a student (1) a multi-year tuit...
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2019-10-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4567IntroFAFSA Translation Act
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2019-09-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4469IntroAmerican Workforce Empowerment Act This bill allows tax preferred college savings plans (529 plans) to fund certain postsecondary certificate programs and apprenticeship programs.
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2019-09-27
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8075)
USSB2583IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USHJR76IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability".
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2019-09-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4517IntroPromoting Apprenticeships in Public Service Act
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2019-09-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSJR56IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability".
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2019-09-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4331IntroTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019
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2019-09-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB903IntroNuclear Energy Leadership Act
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2019-09-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 217.
USSB2539IntroTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4473IntroStephanie Tubbs Jones Assets for Independence Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4257IntroTo require the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to establish an Office of Minority and Women Inclusion, and for other purposes.
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2019-09-24
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB4414IntroE-BOOK Act of 2019 Electronic Books Opening Opportunity for Knowledge Act of 2019
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2019-09-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2523IntroAdjunct Faculty Loan Fairness Act of 2019
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2019-09-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4395IntroClean Slate through Consolidation Act
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2019-09-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2406IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-09-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 14.
USSB2500IntroMental Health Professionals Workforce Shortage Loan Repayment Act of 2019
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2019-09-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2498IntroPell Grant Restoration Act of 2019
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2019-09-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4391IntroPSLF Modernization Act Public Service Loan Forgiveness Modernization Act
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2019-09-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4389IntroSPELL Act Supporting Providers of English Language Learning Act
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2019-09-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4363IntroCommission on Americans Living Abroad Act of 2019
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2019-09-17
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4298IntroPell Grant Restoration Act
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2019-09-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2471IntroDegrees Not Debt Act of 2019
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2019-09-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2475IntroA bill to modify the effective date for inclusion of certain members of the Armed Forces serving on active duty in the Yellow Ribbon G.I. Education Enhancement Program, and for other purposes.
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2019-09-12
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 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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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB3352EngrossDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2196PassTo amend title 38, United States Code, to reduce the credit hour requirement for the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship program of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2019-07-31
Became Public Law No: 116-36. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3512IntroPROTECT Students Act of 2019 Preventing Risky Operations from Threatening the Education and Career Trajectories of Students Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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