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USHB4852IntroG.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act GIVE Act
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2020-02-25
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USSB153PassSupporting 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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2020-02-11
Became Public Law No: 116-115.
USHB4305EngrossPAWS for Veterans Therapy Act Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers for Veterans Therapy Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment mental health...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5689IntroEvery Veteran Counts Act
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB5052IntroWAVES Act Wage Adjustment for Veterans Enrolled in School Act
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2020-02-06
Committee Hearings Held.
USHR802IntroAffirming the United States vital interest in liberty in Europe and resolute support for Ukraine in its efforts to counter Russian aggression and continue its trajectory among the community of democracies.
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2020-02-04
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USSB785IntroCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
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2020-01-29
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB5477IntroTo prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from denying home loans for veterans who legally work in the marijuana industry on the basis of the nature of such work, and for other purposes.
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB886EngrossVeteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish a Veterans Treatment Court Program to provide grants and technical assistance for state, local, and tribal governments to develop and maintain v...
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2020-01-16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3068IntroOffshore Wind Jobs and Opportunity Act This bill authorizes the Department of the Interior to award offshore wind career training grants to institutions of higher education or labor organizations to develop, offer, or improve educational or career tr...
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2020-01-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 13.
USSB1739IntroDepartment of Energy National Labs Jobs ACCESS Act This bill establishes the Department of Energy National Lab Jobs ACCESS Program to provide grants for technical, skills-based preapprenticeship and apprenticeship programs that provide employer-drive...
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2020-01-15
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-205.
USSB876IntroEnergy Jobs for our Heroes Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Energy-Ready Vets Program within the Department of Energy. The program must prepare eligible veterans for careers in the energy industry.
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2020-01-09
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-201.
USSB1790PassNational 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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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92.
USHR698IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the importance of assisting justice-involved veterans.
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4920EngrossDepartment of Veterans Affairs Contracting Preference Consistency Act
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2019-12-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5447IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide certain veterans with nonarticulating trailers in furnishing adaptive equipment to veterans.
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2019-12-17
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1148IntroATC Hiring Reform Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration to give preferential consideration to air traffic control specialists applicants: (1) who have completed air traffic controller training and graduated from an instit...
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 319.
USHB5314IntroSupport for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB760EngrossSupport for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
Held at the desk.
USHB4941IntroVET Act Veteran Employment Transition Act
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5027IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish free and comprehensive mental health care to former members of the Armed Services, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5028IntroProtecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4991IntroPost-9/11 Veteran Business Acceleration Act
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB3884IntroMORE Act of 2019 Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USSB2948IntroK9s for Veterans Therapy Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment mental health and post-traumatic stress disorder through a method where veterans...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3432IntroSafer Pipelines Act of 2019 This bill addresses pipeline safety with respect to natural gas and hazardous liquid pipelines. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes appropriations through FY2023 for pipeline safety activities; prioritizes assessment...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Voice Vote.
USHB5084EngrossImproving Corporate Governance Through Diversity Act of 2019 This bill requires certain issuers of securities to disclose the racial, ethnic, and gender composition of their boards of directors and executive officers, as well as the status of any of ...
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2019-11-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB499EngrossService-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act This bill enables the surviving spouse of a service-disabled veteran who owned a small business to retain priority of the business for a period of time upon the death of the veteran spouse, re...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB1915IntroNet Price Calculator Improvement Act This bill establishes requirements concerning the information that must be provided to prospective students about the cost of an institution of higher education (IHE). Specifically, the bill establishes the minimu...
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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.
USHB1615EngrossVA-SBA Act Verification Alignment and Service-disabled Business Adjustment Act
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2019-11-14
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3537EngrossVeteran Entrepreneurship Training Act of 2019 This bill provides statutory authority for the Boots to Business Program, which provides entrepreneurship training to individuals including veterans and active members of the Armed Forces, to be administe...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB2868IntroVeterans' Entry to Apprenticeship Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide the same amount and type of educational assistance to pre-apprenticeship programs as apprenticeship programs in certain circumstances. A pr...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3407IntroUnited States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019
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2019-11-14
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Davis, Rodney. Petition No: 116-4. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB4625EngrossProtect the GI Bill Act This bill imposes requirements and restrictions on educational institutions participating in the educational assistance programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The bill limits participation in VA educational assis...
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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
USHR677IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Veterans Small Business Week. This resolution expresses the House of Representatives' support for the goals and ideals of National Veterans Small Business Week, celebrates the millions of people in the Unit...
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2019-11-01
To House Small Business Committee
USSB1967IntroRecreation Not Red Tape Act
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2019-10-31
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB4877IntroRetain Innovation and Manufacturing Excellence (RIME) Act of 2019
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2019-10-29
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology
USHB3398IntroPathways to Health Careers Act
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2019-10-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 211.
USSB2334Intro21st Century Energy Workforce Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a 21st Century Energy Workforce Advisory Board to develop a strategy for the support and development of a skilled energy workforce. Based on the b...
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2019-10-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 271.
USHB628IntroWINGMAN Act Working to Integrate Networks Guaranteeing Member Access Now Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide veterans with the option to grant read-only access to their records in the databases of the Veterans Ben...
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2019-10-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB561IntroProtecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-10-16
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1199EngrossVA Website Accessibility Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress regarding the accessibility of VA websites (including attached files and web-based applications) to individuals with disabilities. Th...
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2019-10-16
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4524IntroRural Veterans Travel Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-10-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4486IntroDigital Equity Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to establish grant programs for (1) promoting digital equity, (2) supporting digital inclusion activities, and (3) building capacity for stat...
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2019-09-26
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
USHB4413IntroTo authorize the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating to establish a Coast Guard Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps program in cooperation with Pinellas Park High School, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes ...
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2019-09-20
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB3458IntroRecreation Not Red Tape Act
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2019-09-19
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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.
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
USSB2474IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Cor...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.
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