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USHCR29Intro
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This concurrent resolution supports the goals and ideals of the National Day of Silence (during which students vow to remain silent to bring attention to the harassment and discrimination faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questi...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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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2021-10-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 144.
USSB848PassRevises the service obligation verification process for the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program. For example, the bill provides a process for the Department of Education to reconsider and reverse the co...
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2021-10-13
Became Public Law No: 117-49.
USSB1917PassRequires the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to study the cybersecurity risks facing elementary and secondary schools and develop recommendations that include cybersecurity guidelines designed to assist schools in facing those...
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2021-10-08
Became Public Law No: 117-47. (TXT | PDF)
USSR407Intro
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This resolution designates October 3-October 9, 2021, as Religious Education Week.
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2021-10-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 94.
USHB5284Intro
25%
Expands the tax deduction for certain expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers to include home school teachers and home schooling expenses.
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2021-09-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4691Intro
25%
Requires the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to study the cybersecurity risks facing elementary and secondary schools and develop recommendations that include cybersecurity guidelines designed to assist schools in facing those...
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2021-09-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 87.
USSB2730Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education to establish a pilot program to award grants to local educational agencies for establishing comprehensive mental and behavioral health services programs in elementary and secondary schools.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5200Intro
25%
Requires the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness within the Department of Defense (DOD) to designate an executive agent for commercially available advanced foreign language training to meet operational readiness requi...
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2021-09-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5130Intro
25%
Requires the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering within the Department of Defense to establish a research consortium of institutions of higher education to study irregular warfare and the responses to irregular threa...
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2021-08-31
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4521Intro
25%
To provide for a coordinated Federal research initiative to ensure continued United States leadership in engineering biology.
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2021-08-30
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB989Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Education to make a grant to or enter into a contract with an eligible entity (e.g., an institution of higher education) to establish, operate, and staff a Native American language resource and training center. The center...
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2021-08-04
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHR455Intro
25%
Expressing support for the people of Russia, condemning the Kremlin's assault on human rights and the freedom of expression, and calling for Vladimir Putin to immediately release Alexey Navalny.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Energy, the Environment and Cyber
USSB2068Intro
25%
Permanently authorizes the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), requires the MBDA to promote and administer programs that assist the development of minority business enterprises (MBEs), and establishes the Minority Business Enterprises Adviso...
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2021-08-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB4808Intro
25%
To require the Government Accountability Office to submit a report on the public health mitigation messaging and guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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2021-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2536Intro
25%
A bill to require the Government Accountability Office to submit a report on the public health mitigation messaging and guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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2021-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2455Intro
25%
Excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, any amount received as a federal Pell Grant. It also expands the definition of qualified tuition and related expenses under the American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning tax credit to include comp...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2399Intro
25%
A bill to provide Federal student loan relief for teachers who work in a military impacted community.
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2021-07-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB729Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education may award planning and implementation grants to specified educational agencies (e.g., local educational agencies) to improve diversity and reduce or eliminate racial or socioeconomic iso...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB1500Engross
50%
Requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learning loss that will result from pr...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2225Engross
50%
Reauthorizes the National Science Foundation (NSF) through FY2026 and authorizes programs and activities at the NSF. The bill establishes requirements for the NSF, including to enter into a contract with the National Academies of Science, Engineering...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3593Engross
50%
Supports specified research and development activities of the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science. The bill establishes various programs, including a basic energy sciences research and development program; a biological systems science and cl...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4282Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish the Food and Nutrition Education in Schools Pilot Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4173Intro
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Excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, any amount received as a federal Pell Grant. It also expands the definition of qualified tuition and related expenses under the American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning tax credit to include comp...
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2021-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR279Intro
25%
This resolution designates June 21-June 25, 2021, as National Cybersecurity Education Week and encourages increased awareness about and acknowledgement of the importance of cybersecurity education.
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2021-06-24
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/17/2021 CR S4633)
USSB2276Intro
25%
A bill to support empowerment, economic security, and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4134Intro
25%
To support empowerment, economic security, and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2301Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide capacity-building assistance to institutions of higher education to examine and address inequities in college student access and success, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2244Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for teacher and school leader quality enhancement and to enhance institutional aid.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2689Intro
25%
To require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has the nece...
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2021-06-23
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23.
USHB4097Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and elementary and secondary schools in fully implementing title IX of the Education...
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2021-06-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2186Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and elementary and secondary schools in fully implementing title IX of the Education...
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2021-06-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4053Intro
25%
To provide Federal student loan relief for teachers who work in a military impacted community.
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2021-06-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2368Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for illnesses associated with exposure to certain airborne hazards, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USSB2142Intro
25%
Directs the Department of State to report to Congress annually on educational materials published by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education, which are used both inside and outside Saudi Arabia. The report shall detail whether such educational materials...
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2021-06-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2125Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds for law enforcement officers in schools. It also establishes a grant program to replace law enforcement officers in schools with personnel and services that support mental health and trauma-informed services. Specif...
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2021-06-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4011Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds for law enforcement officers in schools. It also establishes a grant program to replace law enforcement officers in schools with personnel and services that support mental health and trauma-informed services. Specif...
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2021-06-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2621Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to make grants to eligible institutions to carry out forestry education and workforce development programs to prepare students for careers in forestry. The amount of grant funds awarded each fiscal year to...
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2021-06-15
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB2639Intro
25%
S establishes a variety of requirements and incentives to plant trees and conduct other land management practices for the purposes of capturing and storing carbon in domestic and international trees and forests. Additionally, the bill provides incent...
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2021-06-15
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3810Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds by an elementary or secondary school to teach the 1619 Project or by a local educational agency (LEA) to support its teaching in public schools. (The 1619 Project is an initiative that addresses the beginning of sla...
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2021-06-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3836Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of corporal punishment in schools, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2035Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds by an elementary or secondary school to teach the 1619 Project or by a local educational agency (LEA) to support its teaching in public schools. (The 1619 Project is an initiative that addresses the beginning of sla...
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2021-06-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2029Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit the use of corporal punishment in schools, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1491Intro
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Expands initiatives to address maternal health in rural areas. The bill requires the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to establish rural obstetric networks. These networks must foster collaboration to improve birth outcomes and red...
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2021-06-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 70.
USHB3779Intro
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Directs the Department of Education to establish a grant program for preparing future teachers to effectively instruct English learners to achieve at high levels in early childhood education programs and in elementary and secondary schools. Under the...
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2021-06-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1963Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education to establish a grant program for preparing future teachers to effectively instruct English learners to achieve at high levels in early childhood education programs and in elementary and secondary schools. Under the...
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2021-06-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3767Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education must award grants to eligible entities (e.g., state and local educational agencies) to address students' academic, social, emotional, mental, behavioral, and physical health needs relate...
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2021-06-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3754Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to issue guidance prohibiting the use of any education or training methodology within DOD and the Armed Forces that promotes or causes a racial divide or lack of equality. Such guidance must also reiterate tha...
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2021-06-08
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3704Intro
25%
To have education funds follow the student.
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2021-06-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
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