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USHB3469Intro
25%
To amend the Small Business Act to codify the Boots to Business Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 99.
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.
USSB2631Intro
25%
Requires the Small Business Administration to develop and implement a program to award cash grants of at least $1,000,000 to organizations that support new small businesses. These awards may be used for construction costs, space acquisition, and prog...
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2021-09-22
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHR634Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the contributions of small businesses in every U.S. community and supports the designation of National Small Business Week. Further, it supports efforts to provide small businesses with aid and assistance through certain pr...
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2021-09-10
To House Small Business Committee
USHB1596Intro
25%
Establishes the Commission to Study the Stigmatization, Criminalization, and Ongoing Exclusion and Inequity for LGBTQ Servicemembers and Veterans. The Commission must identify and compile information about the history of military policy regarding hom...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB4233Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish Vet Center readjustment counseling and related mental health services to veterans and members of the Armed Forces using certain educational assistance benefits.
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1448PassImplements a program and a policy related to service dog therapy for veterans. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a five-year pilot program to provide canine training to eligible veterans diagnosed wi...
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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-37. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2401Intro
25%
A bill to reauthorize the Assistive Technology Act of 1998, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 121.
USHB4945Intro
25%
Requires the Small Business Administration to develop and implement a program to award cash grants of at least $1,000,000 to organizations that support new small businesses. These awards may be used for construction costs, space acquisition, and prog...
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2021-08-06
To House Small Business Committee
USSB2665Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to establish a grant program to incentivize small business participation in demand side management programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4903Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Energy to establish a grant program to incentivize small business participation in demand side management programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB147Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Labor, in the implementation of the Transition Assistance Program, to provide information concerning apprenticeship programs to members of the Armed Forces who are separating from active duty. The bill expands an existing m...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB903Intro
25%
Modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USSB1198Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and expand the Solid Start program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2172Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve grants, payments, and technical assistance provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to serve homeless veterans, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4769Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to implement a pilot grant program at five military installations to provide enhanced support and funding to eligible entities to supplement the Transition Assistance Program (TAP) in providing job opportunities for...
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2021-07-28
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB894Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to consult with the Department of Defense to identify and refer members of the Armed Forces with health care occupations for employment with the VA during their separation from the Armed Forces. The VA...
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2021-07-26
Held at the desk.
USHB4035Intro
25%
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to prioritize veterans court treatment programs that ensure equal access for racial and ethnic minorities and women, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB408Engross
50%
Provides statutory authority for the mentor-protégé program of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) under which a mentor firm enters into an agreement with a protégé firm to assist the latter to compete for prime contracts and subcontracts o...
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB2819Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and expand the Solid Start program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2587Intro
25%
Addresses opportunities for certain veterans with medical experience. The bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to update its web portals to allow the identification of veterans who had a medical occupation as a member of the Armed Fo...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2749Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to update its Lethal Means Safety and Suicide Prevention training course at least once a year to ensure it is culturally appropriate and uses best practices identified by subject matter experts (e.g., ...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2778Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly implement a five-year pilot program to assess the feasibility and advisability of providing specified counseling and services as part of the Transition As...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
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
USHB3527Intro
25%
Revises and sets forth provisions related to recreation areas and special recreation permits issued by the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) for individual or group use of federal recreational lands and waters. The b...
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2021-07-07
To House Conservation and Forestry 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
USHB4220Intro
25%
To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a National Climate Service Corps to help communities withstand and respond to changes in the Earth's climate with respect to natural disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1095Engross
50%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the disapproval by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs of courses of education offered by public institutions of higher learning that do not charge veterans the in-State tuition rate for purp...
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2021-06-28
Held at the desk.
USSB613Intro
25%
Implements a program and a policy related to service dog therapy for veterans. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a five-year pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment me...
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2021-06-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB951Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make grants to eligible organizations to provide service dogs to veterans with severe post-traumatic stress disorder, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2188Intro
25%
Establishes the Commission to Study the Stigmatization, Criminalization, and Ongoing Exclusion and Inequity for LGBTQ Servicemembers and Veterans. The Commission must identify and compile information about the history of military policy regarding hom...
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2021-06-23
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR278Intro
25%
This resolution commemorates the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Spinal Association and recognizes its efforts on behalf of people with spinal cord injuries and neurological disorders.
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2021-06-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S4618; text: CR S4633)
USHB290Engross
50%
Imposes sole liability for overpayments of educational assistance under the Post-9/11 GI Bill on the individual who was eligible for such assistance in situations where the individual failed to complete a service agreement and transferred the entitle...
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2021-06-16
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1257Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to conduct a comprehensive study on access to, and use and effects of, financial and credit counseling for homeless veterans and veterans experiencing housing instability.
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2021-06-16
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2935Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the processing of veterans benefits by the Departments of Veterans Affairs, to limit the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to recover overpayments made by the Department and other amounts...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB1836Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for Post-9/11 GI Bill educational assistance. Specifically, the bill adjusts the type of service that entitles a member of the Armed Forces, reserves, or National Guard to such assistance. Under the bill, service by a reservist or...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB1989Intro
25%
Adjusts the time limitation on the use of a veteran's educational assistance entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Specifically, veterans' entitlements shall not expire for those who were discharged or released from active duty on or after January...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USSB2081Intro
25%
A bill to improve the structure of the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3946Intro
25%
To improve the structure of the Federal Pell Grant program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3950Intro
25%
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize a State veterans assistance program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2523PassMakes updates to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) training and education policies and programs, including by amending the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 and the Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement ...
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2021-06-08
Became Public Law No: 117-16. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1979Intro
25%
Makes several changes to the income tax credit for business expenses for increasing research activities. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility for the credit by increasing the maximum amount of gross receipts of an entity for the taxable year an...
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2021-06-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3586Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2029 and otherwise revises a Department of Education (ED) grant program for student veteran centers. Specifically, ED must make grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) or consortia of IHEs to establish, maintain, impr...
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2021-05-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1945Intro
25%
A bill to provide for the long-term improvement of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1881Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2029 and otherwise revises a Department of Education (ED) grant program for student veteran centers. Specifically, ED must make grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) or consortia of IHEs to establish, maintain, impr...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1928Intro
25%
A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a national climate service corps to help communities withstand and respond to changes in the Earth's climate with respect to natural disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1874Intro
25%
Revises and sets forth provisions related to recreation areas and special recreation permits issued by the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) for individual or group use of federal recreational lands and waters. The b...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1856Intro
25%
A bill to enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system under title 5, United States Code, to employees of the Transportation Secu...
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2021-05-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1847Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education (ED) to award competitive grants to community and technical colleges and to states for education and career training programs and related activities. Specifically, the bill requires ED to award grants to community...
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2021-05-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3367Intro
25%
Broadens the categories of individuals eligible for veterans' preference in the civil service. Specifically, it makes children of certain permanently disabled or deceased veterans eligible for veterans' preference treatment in the federal civil servi...
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2021-05-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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