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USHB5040IntroAIR Safety Act of 2019 Aerial Incursion Repercussion Safety Act of 2019 This bill directs the Bureau of Land Management to study the effects of drone incursions on the suppression of wildfires concerning lands managed by the Department of the Interio...
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2020-12-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 499.
USSB1031IntroDuck Boat Safety Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill directs the U.S. Coast Guard to implement regulations related to the safety of amphibious passenger vessels, including during severe weather emergencies. Operators of amphibious passenger vessels are...
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2020-11-18
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB8408EngrossAircraft Certification Reform and Accountability Act This bill addresses certain safety standards relating to the aircraft certification process. Among other things, the bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to direct U.S. aircraft ...
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2020-11-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB732EngrossAMBER Alert Nationwide Act of 2019
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2020-11-17
Held at the desk.
USSB2786IntroArctic Shipping Federal Advisory Committee Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish an Arctic Shipping Federal Advisory Committee to advise DOT on matters related to Arctic maritime transportation, including Arctic se...
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2020-11-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 588.
USHB8737IntroFly Safe and Healthy Act of 2020
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2020-11-13
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USSR768IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 20 through September 26, 2020, as Rail Safety Week in the United States, and supporting the goals and ideals of Rail Safety Week to reduce rail-related accidents, fatalities...
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2020-11-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6676-6677)
USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USHB8712IntroNational Aviation Preparedness Plan Act of 2020
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2020-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USSB881PassPROSWIFT Act Promoting Research and Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning improving the ability of the United States to forecast space weather events and mitigate the effec...
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2020-10-21
Became Public Law No: 116-181. (TXT | PDF)
USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act This bill enacts specified legislation related to China and other issues, including legislation (1) authorizing activities to counter the global malign influence of the Chinese Communist Party, (2) prohibiting certain imp...
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB5139EngrossStop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act This bill establishes formal sexual assault and harassment policies for the transportation industry. Among other things, the bill requires certain passenger transportation carriers, including p...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8579IntroSMART Transportation Act Strengthening Methods to Advance Research and Technology in Transportation Act
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2020-10-14
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB8563IntroTo require the Secretary of the Army to conduct a study to determine the costs for the Corps of Engineers to ensure that certain project activities authorized under Nationwide Permit 14 comply with public safety conditions, and for other purposes.
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2020-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB8513IntroCSA Reform Act
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2020-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB8526IntroHSAT Act Health Smart Air Travel Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish a pilot program to improve the application of public health risk mitigation measures related to the public health risks presented by COVID-19 (...
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2020-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB8471IntroSet Sail Safely Act This bill establishes a Maritime Task Force to address the health and safety of passengers, crew, and associated workers, logistical issues relating to the continuation of maritime travel, and the resumption of cruise operations i...
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2020-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB3681EngrossEnsuring Health Safety in the Skies Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Health and Human Services to form a joint task force on air travel during and after ...
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2020-10-01
Held at the desk.
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159. (TXT | PDF)
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2730IntroDrone Advisory Committee for the 21st Century Act This bill establishes a Drone Advisory Committee to provide independent advice and recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration regarding issues involving the efficiency and safety of integr...
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2020-09-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 560.
USHB8132EngrossAmerican COMPETE Act American Competitiveness Of a More Productive Emerging Tech Economy Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8403IntroHuman Factors Improvements to the Aircraft Certification Act
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2020-09-28
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USSB914EngrossCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2025 and revises the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System (IOOS), which is a network of federal and regional entities that provide information about t...
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2020-09-24
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB7987IntroTSA Security Threat Assessment Application Modernization Act
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2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB8350IntroSELF DRIVE Act Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act This bill establishes the federal role in ensuring the safety of highly automated vehicles by encouraging the testing and deployment of such vehicles. A high...
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2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB8309IntroKeep America Secure Act
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2020-09-18
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB4629IntroAmerica LEADS Act America Labor, Economic competitiveness, Alliances, Democracy and Security Act
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4623IntroFly Safe and Healthy Act of 2020 This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish a 120-day pilot program to conduct temperature checks for domestic and international passengers, individuals accompanying those passenger...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4592IntroSet Sail Safely Act This bill establishes a Maritime Task Force to address the health, safety, security, and logistical issues relating to the continuation of maritime travel, including the resumption of cruise operations, in United States waters dur...
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2020-09-16
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR1106IntroExpressing support to designate the week of September 21 through September 27, 2020, Rail Safety Week in the United States, and to support the goals and ideals of Rail Safety Week to reduce rail-related accidents, fatalities, and injuries. This resol...
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2020-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB2800IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for FY2020. The bill provides for continued use of the International Space Station through 2030 an...
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2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 525.
USHB8129IntroDrug-Impaired Driving Education Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation to provide competitive grants to states to educate the public on the dangers of drug-impaired driving. A state may use the grant to provide funds to local...
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2020-08-31
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB8085IntroPipeline Safety Pilot Program Act
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2020-08-22
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB8082IntroFreight RAILCAR Act of 2020 Freight Rail Assistance and Investment to Launch Coronavirus-era Activity and Recovery Act of 2020 This bill establishes a new tax credit for the replacement and modernization of qualified freight railcars. Specifically, i...
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2020-08-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2299EngrossPIPES Act of 2020 Protecting our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses pipeline safety and infrastructure. It authorizes appropriations through FY2023 for specified pipeline safety programs under the Pipelin...
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2020-08-14
Held at the desk.
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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2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHB7897IntroBIAS Act of 2020 Bias In Automobile Stops Act of 2020
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2020-08-03
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7920IntroHealthy and Safe Travel Promotion Act of 2020 This bill establishes grants and authorizes the use of certain funds to assist with economic recovery efforts in communities affected by declines in travel and tourism as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coron...
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2020-08-03
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB7177IntroEnsuring Health Safety in the Skies Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT) , the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Health and Human Services to form a joint task force on air travel during and after...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7509IntroTSA Second Screening Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration to offer passengers an opportunity to undergo a secondary screening using advanced imaging technology prior to undergoing a physical inspection if an initial scree...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7471IntroSAFE While Traveling Act Securing All Fundamental Equipment While Traveling Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to provide all its frontline personnel, including in U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Immigration and Custom...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7651IntroHealthy Skies Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct a pilot program at a minimum of 10 airports to establish and test procedures to screen all passengers for their temperatures before such passengers proce...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7430IntroScreening With Dignity Act
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7869IntroNational Bridge Replacement and Improvement Act
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2020-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7867IntroHealthy Flights Act of 2020 This bill provides authority for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to impose any requirements on passenger and cargo air travel to protect the health and safety of air carrier crewmembers and passengers and to redu...
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2020-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB4686EngrossSami's Law This bill directs the Department of Transportation to withhold specified graduated percentages of a state's apportionment of certain federal-aid highway funds if the state has not enacted and is not enforcing certain transportation network...
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
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