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USHB1898IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to, and utilization of, bone mass measurement benefits under part B of the Medicare program by establishing a minimum payment amount under such part for bone mass measurement. This bil...
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2018-07-11
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mrs. Blackburn asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be the first sponsor of H.R. 1898, a bill originally introduced by Representative Meehan, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5515EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 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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2018-07-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB1112IntroMaternal Health Accountability Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a program under which HHS may make grants to states (including federally recognized Indian tribes and organizations) for the p...
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2018-07-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 502.
USHB931PassFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked t...
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2018-07-07
Became Public Law No: 115-194.
USHB6EngrossSUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act This bill makes several changes to state Medicaid programs to address opioid and substance use dis...
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2018-06-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 485.
USSB3120IntroHEAL Act of 2018 Helping to End Addiction and Lessen Substance Use Disorders Act of 2018
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2018-06-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 484.
USHB3192EngrossCHIP Mental Health Parity Act This bill requires Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) plans to cover mental health and substance use disorder services. Financial requirements and treatment limitations applicable to such services shall not diffe...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5477IntroRural DOCS Act Rural Development of Opioid Capacity Services Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to carry out a demonstration project to provide an enhanced federal matching rate for state Medicaid expenditures r...
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 566.
USHB5789IntroTo amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicaid coverage protections for pregnant and post-partum women while receiving inpatient treatment for a substance use disorder, and for other purposes.
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 565.
USSB3048IntroExamining Opioid Treatment Infrastructure Act of 2018
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2018-06-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2372PassJohn S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 VA MISSION Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of the Interior to provide outer bu...
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2018-06-06
Became Public Law No: 115-182.
USHB5820IntroDONE Act Detention Oversight, Not Expansion Act
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USSR526IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that politicians should not interfere with a woman's personal health care decisions or attempt to prevent providers from offering their full medical recommendations to their patients.
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2018-05-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5682EngrossFIRST STEP Act Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act TITLE I--RECIDIVISM REDUCTION (Sec. 101) This bill amends the federal criminal code to direct the Department of Justice to establish a risk and nee...
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2018-05-23
Received in the Senate.
USHB5604IntroHealthy Environment for Children Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USSB2906IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4334EngrossImproving Oversight of Women Veterans' Care Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress annually on the access of women veterans to gender-specific medical care (mammograms, maternity care, an...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5830IntroVeteran PEER Act Veteran Partners' Efforts to Enhance Reintegration Act
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2018-05-15
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2849IntroDONE Act Detention Oversight, Not Expansion Act
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2018-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5674IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 This bill consolidates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) community care programs, revises other VA health care programs and facilities ...
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2018-05-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 516.
USSB1405IntroCommercial Balloon Pilot Safety Act of 2017 Drone Operator Safety Act FLIGHT Act of 2017 Fairness for Pilots Act Federal Aviation Administrative Reauthorization Act of 2017 Forward Looking Investment in General Aviation, Hangars, and Tarmacs Act of 2...
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2018-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 407.
USSB2795IntroFIRST STEP Act Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act
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2018-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2680IntroOpioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 398.
USHB5311IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR864IntroRecognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2018 as "PCOS Awareness Month".
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2018-04-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5646IntroPOPPY Study Act Protecting against Opioid Prescription-abuse during Prenatal Year Study Act
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2018-04-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR489IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of World Malaria Day.
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2018-04-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2498; text: CR S2492)
USSB382IntroFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018 This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked to existin...
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2018-04-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 386.
USSB2722IntroEnvironmental Justice Right to Know Act of 2018
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2018-04-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2724IntroSolitary Confinement Reform Act
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2018-04-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5492IntroMaternal Opioid Treatment, Health, Education, and Recovery Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3434)
USSB2456IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.
USHB5423IntroGEDI Act Gestational Diabetes Act of 2018
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2018-04-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USHB1660EngrossGlobal Health Innovation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report to Congress, annually for four years, on the development and use of global health innovations in USAI...
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2018-03-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 364.
USHB5194IntroPregnancy Discrimination Amendment Act
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2018-03-07
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB2193IntroCaring for our Veterans Act of 2017
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2018-03-07
By Senator Isakson from Committee on Veterans' Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-212.
USHB5034IntroInternational Violence Against Women Act of 2018
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2018-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4932IntroWomen and Climate Change Act of 2018 This bill establishes a Federal Interagency Working Group on Women and Climate Change within the Department of State. The duties of the working group include: (1) coordinating the development of policies and activ...
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2018-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4897IntroWomen and Lung Cancer Research and Preventive Services Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to conduct an interagency study regarding research on lung cancer in women, access to lung cancer preventive services, a...
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2018-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4899IntroAccess to Substance Abuse Treatment Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to allow the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to make grants to: (1) increase the availability of treatment for abuse of opioids, ...
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2018-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB2358IntroWomen and Lung Cancer Research and Preventive Services Act of 2018 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to conduct an interagency study regarding research on lung cancer in women, access to lung cancer preventive services, a...
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2018-01-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1873EngrossVeteran PEER Act Veteran Partners' Efforts to Enhance Reintegration Act
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2018-01-29
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2311IntroPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime for any person to perform or attempt to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the fetus is 20 weeks or more. A violator is ...
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2018-01-29
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 51 - 46. Record Vote Number: 25.
USSB2253IntroCHIP Mental Health Parity Act
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2017-12-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3317EngrossSAFE Act of 2017 Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal criminal code to increase from 5 to 15 years the maximum prison term for an individual who is convicted of female genital mutilation. (Sec. 3) It ...
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2017-12-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1415IntroEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act This bill expands programs to address neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), which are infections caused by pathogens, including viruses, microbes, and helminths (parasitic worms), that disproportionately impact indiv...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2120IntroInternational Violence Against Women Act of 2017
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2017-11-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2122IntroSupporting Working Moms Act of 2017 This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to extend the requirement that certain employers provide reasonable break time for an employee to express breast milk for her nursing child to bona fide executi...
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2017-11-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4101IntroSchool Milk Nutrition Act of 2017 This bill revises the requirements for milk provided by the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and other Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs. The bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act t...
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2017-11-06
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8512-8513)
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