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USHB2543Engross
50%
Requires the Federal Reserve Board to carry out its duties in a manner that supports the elimination of racial and ethnic disparities in employment, income, wealth, and access to affordable credit. The board must report on disparities in labor force ...
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2022-06-21
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB7211Engross
50%
Addresses requests for, and other matters pertaining to, disaster assistance provided through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), with a focus on small states and rural communities. The bill expands the duties of FEMA's Small State and Ru...
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2022-06-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7939Intro
25%
To make permanent certain educational assistance benefits under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in the case of changes to courses of education by reason of emergency situations, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHR1151Intro
25%
Providing for budget allocations, and for other purposes. Providing for budget allocations, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-08
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1153, H. Res. 1151 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H5361-5363; text: CR H5361-5363)
USSB115Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Commerce to study and report on the effects of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the travel and tourism industry, including considerations of changes in industry employment rates and business revenue...
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2022-05-18
By Senator Cantwell from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 117-110.
USHB7309Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2028 and expands programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The bill also revises workforce investment, vocational rehabilitation, employment, training, and literacy programs for eligible individuals. F...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4165Intro
25%
Establishes the CDFI National Crisis Fund. The fund is authorized to make grants to community development financial institutions (CDFIs) providing financial products as emergency assistance to small businesses and low-income populations in certain ci...
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2022-05-09
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB7628Intro
25%
To increase oversight of and improve programs of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
To House Small Business Committee
USSB4077Intro
25%
A bill to reauthorize programs of the Economic Development Administration, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB7161Intro
25%
To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish service programs dedicated to digital equity, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3760Intro
25%
A bill to continue the temporary waiver of interest on State unemployment loans during the pandemic to provide additional relief, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6922Intro
25%
To continue the temporary waiver of interest on State unemployment loans during the pandemic to provide additional relief, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB998Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Justice to make grants to states that do not suspend, revoke, or refuse to renew a driver's license of an individual based on such individual's failure to pay a civil or criminal fine or fee. Grants shall be awarded to (1...
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2022-02-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 260.
USHB6554Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of funding available through specified federal COVID-19 relief laws and appropriations acts for recurring cash assistance programs to individuals or households.
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2022-02-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1848Intro
25%
Establishes several programs and incentives to modernize the nation's communications, drinking water, energy, transportation, health care, and other related infrastructure. For example, the bill provides incentives to make broadband internet more acc...
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2022-01-20
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSB3375Intro
25%
A bill to promote travel and tourism in the United States, to improve the health safety and security of international flights entering the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 229.
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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2021-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table.
USHB6016Intro
25%
Prohibits executive agencies from requiring contractors to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. The bill also requires the Government Accountability Office to study the degree to which Executive Order 14042 (Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Fe...
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2021-11-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3270Intro
25%
Revises and expands the requirements for federal agency rulemaking by requiring agencies, in making a rule, to base all preliminary and final factual determinations on evidence and to consider the legal authority under which the rule may be proposed,...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB3147Intro
25%
Grants antitrust immunity to state occupational licensing boards in states that satisfy specified occupational licensing law requirements. These include (1) requiring a board's actions to be authorized by a non-frivolous interpretation of the state's...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSB3062Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
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2021-10-25
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB5672Intro
25%
Requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to audit certain funding that was provided to address COVID-19. Specifically, the GAO must audit and report on the use of funding provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental A...
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2021-10-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB2898Intro
25%
A bill to amend title III of the Social Security Act to provide for improvements to State unemployment systems and to strengthen program integrity, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5363Intro
25%
Requires the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Government Accountability Office, and the Small Business Administration to prepare a joint report on the impact of pandemic unemployment programs.
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2021-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support
USSB2851Intro
25%
Requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to audit certain funding that was provided to address COVID-19. Specifically, the GAO must audit and report on the use of funding provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental A...
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2021-09-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5285Intro
25%
To amend the CARES Act to extend certain unemployment compensation provisions, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-17
To House Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support
USSB1815Intro
25%
Requires publicly traded companies to disclose information annually regarding workforce management policies, practices, and performance. This includes demographic information; data on temporary and contract workers; employee turnover rate; employee s...
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2021-09-14
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2742Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Justice to establish the COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance Fraud Task Force. The task force must investigate fraud related to COVID-19 unemployment insurance benefits, including fraud involving identity theft.The Government A...
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2021-09-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USSCR14Engross
50%
This concurrent resolution establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2022, sets forth budgetary levels for FY2023-FY2031, and provides reconciliation instructions for legislation that increases the deficit. The resolution ...
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2021-08-24
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 601, S. Con. Res. 14 is considered passed House. (text: CR H4372-4384)
USHB5000Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 supplemental appropriations to carry out Appalachian Regional Commission grant programs. The bill designates the funding as emergency spending, which is exempt from discretionary spending limits.
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2021-08-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB4826Intro
25%
Provides rights and protections for domestic workers (e.g., housekeepers, nannies, caretakers, personal assistants, and chauffeurs), including pay and leave rights, and health and safety protections. Specifically, the bill repeals the exemption of do...
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2021-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2552Intro
25%
A bill to promote long-term economic recovery and job creation in underserved communities by providing for investment in catalytic local predevelopment projects for resilient climate infrastructure innovation and to provide assistance to support Stat...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2569Intro
25%
Provides rights and protections for domestic workers (e.g., housekeepers, nannies, caretakers, personal assistants, and chauffeurs), including pay and leave rights, and health and safety protections. Specifically, the bill repeals the exemption of do...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4651Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, to establish a RECOMPETE grant program to provide flexible, 10-year block grants for purposes of creating quality jobs, providing resources to help...
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2021-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB2464Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, to establish a RECOMPETE grant program to provide flexible, 10-year block grants for purposes of creating quality jobs, providing resources ...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2377Intro
25%
Addresses energy infrastructure, clean energy supply chains, carbon capture and storage, ecosystem restoration, and western water infrastructure. Specifically, the bill establishes new programs or expands existing programs to support energy infrastru...
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2021-07-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 104.
USHB4490Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Labor to award to states (1) temporary five-year supplemental formula grants for emergency layoff aversion, workforce training, and other assistance to reduce and prevent unemployment and limit the impact of disruptions on ...
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2021-07-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB925Intro
25%
Expands data collection and research on maternal morbidity and mortality among minority populations. Specifically, the bill adds requirements to a program within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that supports maternal mortality re...
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2021-07-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USSB2358Intro
25%
Allows states to pay a lower weekly Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation supplement to unemployed individuals until September 6, 2021, when the supplement is set to expire. Specifically, the bill allows a state to choose the weekly supplement a...
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2021-07-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3473Intro
25%
Imposes various requirements on certain federally assisted infrastructure projects. The bill also creates infrastructure-related grant programs and establishes the Buy America Bureau. Such federally assisted infrastructure projects must (1) employ a ...
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2021-07-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB3246Intro
25%
Establishes and provides funding through FY2031 for grant programs to address barriers to youth employment. The bill also excludes certain youth employment income from Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) eligibility determinations. Speci...
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4190Intro
25%
Creates several requirements for states to address fraudulent claims for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), temporarily increases penalties for fraud related to PUA, and requires each state to establish a hotline for victims of unemployment frau...
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2021-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3752Engross
50%
Requires studies and reports about the effects of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) with respect to tourism and consumer product safety. Specifically, the Consumer Product Safety Commission must report, and make available to the public, infor...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2300Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Housing and Urban Development to establish a grant program for local partnerships to carry out neighborhood revitalization support activities in economically distressed areas. Eligible activities include weatherization and e...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3479Intro
25%
Eliminates Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation, provides for direct payments to individuals who begin work with a new employer, and otherwise addresses COVID-19 pandemic-related unemployment benefits. Specifically, the bill allows states to pr...
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2021-06-24
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3120)
USHB660Intro
25%
Requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish a grant program for states, tribal and local governments, and other entities to implement projects that restore a marine, estuarine, coastal, or Great Lakes habitat, or ...
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2021-06-22
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB4013Intro
25%
Eliminates federal pandemic unemployment compensation. Under current law, this supplementary compensation is available to claimants in participating states until September 6, 2021.
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2021-06-22
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2992-2993)
USHB1187Engross
50%
Requires publicly traded companies to periodically disclose information related to environmental, social, and governance performance metrics; expenditures for certain political activities; compensation information regarding executive officers and emp...
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2021-06-17
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4015Intro
25%
Provides weekly payments to individuals who forego Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation by finding work with a new employer. An eligible individual receives a weekly payment of $180 for each week that the individual remains employed with the ne...
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2021-06-17
To House Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support
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