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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.
USHB1193Intro
25%
Expands research on valvular heart disease and its treatment. This disease is caused by damage to or disease affecting any valve that controls blood flow in the heart. The National Institutes of Health must consult with the National Heart, Lung, and ...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1296Intro
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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2021-11-17
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB3537Intro
25%
Establishes grant programs to address neurodegenerative diseases, such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease), and contains other related provisions. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shall award ...
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2021-11-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3385Engross
50%
Authorizes the Department of State and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to postpone the medical exam requirement for qualifying citizens or nationals of Afghanistan seeking entry into the United States as special immigrants. Specifically, th...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3384Intro
25%
Imposes requirements related to individuals in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody during the COVID-19 public health emergency declared by the Department of Health and Human Services. ICE may not transfer an individual between ICE ...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5412Intro
25%
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for oth...
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2021-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 114.
USHB3635Engross
50%
Makes changes to the administration and management of the Strategic National Stockpile. Among these changes, the bill authorizes through September 30, 2024, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to transfer supplies from the stockpile to ...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2720Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish in its National Surgery Office an interdisciplinary clinical pathway for all stages of prostate cancer. Clinical pathways are health care management tools designed around research and evid...
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1779Intro
25%
Eliminates veterans' copayments for medication, hospital care, and medical services related to preventive health services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The bill expands the definition of preventive health services to include (1) evi...
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2021-10-20
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB5644Intro
25%
Exempts from the motor fuel excise tax fuel used in any highway vehicle designed exclusively to provide mobile mammography services.
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2021-10-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2076Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to devise and implement a strategy to ensure that no alien with COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in DHS or Department of Health and Human Services custody may be released into the community ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2293Intro
25%
Establishes requirements to prevent and limit the spread of COVID-19 in federal correctional facilities (e.g., prisons). Among the requirements, correctional facilities must do the following: conduct weekly COVID-19 tests and offer vaccinations for i...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2751Intro
25%
To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to codify a Federal cause of action and a type of remedy available for individuals significantly exposed to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, to encourage research and accountability for irresponsible disc...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2839Intro
25%
Establishes regional processing centers for conducting immigration-related activities and addresses other related issues. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) shall establish at least four regional processing centers along the southern border in...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2480Intro
25%
Directs Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to take steps to address mental health issues among immigrants and CBP agents and officers. It also restricts the sharing of mental health information for use in certain immigration proceedings. CBP shall d...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2858Intro
25%
To authorize the court to depart from a statutory minimum in the case of a juvenile offender, youthful victim offender, and certain other minors, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5566Intro
25%
To support fungal disease research, incentivize fungal vaccine development, discover new antifungal therapies and diagnostics, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR400Intro
25%
This resolution designates September 2021 as National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
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2021-10-07
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 9/30/2021 CR S6848)
USHB1456Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2025 and modifies operations of the Peace Corps. Changes include expanding benefits and services for volunteers by increasing the readjustment allowance paid to volunteers when their service terminates and providing statutory a...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5305PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-43. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5471Intro
25%
To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from issuing a temporary standard with respect to COVID-19 vaccination or testing, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5432Intro
25%
Requires private health insurance to cover, without cost sharing, testing to assess the T cell immune response of an individual to COVID-19. This test indicates a recent or prior infection with COVID-19.
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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB978Intro
25%
Requires federal agencies to develop and disclose safety plans that contain certain information for on-site employees and contractors during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill req...
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2021-09-29
UNANIMOUS CONSENT REQUEST - Mr. DeSaulnier asked unanimous consent that the ordering of the yeas and nays on the motion that the House suspend the rules and pass the bill H.R. 978 be vacated, to the end that the motion be considered as withdrawn. Agreed to without objection.
USHB3755Engross
50%
To protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 139.
USSB2888Intro
25%
A bill to reduce passenger, crewmember, and airport personnel risk of exposure to COVID-19, decrease the risk of transmission of COVID-19 on board aircraft and to United States destination communities through air travel, and protect children and othe...
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2021-09-29
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5360Intro
25%
To nullify certain executive orders regarding COVID-19 vaccine mandates and to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from issuing a rule mandating vaccination against COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSR378Intro
25%
This resolution designates September 2021 as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
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2021-09-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6630; text: CR S6628-6629)
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USSB2789Intro
25%
Provides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-22
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 135.
USHR671Intro
25%
Impeaching Joseph R. Biden, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2021-09-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5304Intro
25%
Provides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, suspends the debt limit, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to ...
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2021-09-21
To House Appropriations Committee
USSR325Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of September 2021 as PCOS Awareness Month. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is caused by a hormone imbalance, which may result in infertility, weight gain, excess hair growth, and other symptoms.
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2021-09-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 7/28/2021 CR S5144-5145)
USSR339Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of September 25, 2021, as National Ataxia Awareness Day to bring attention to this condition. Ataxia is a clinical manifestation that indicates degeneration or dysfunction of the brain that negati...
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2021-09-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S6482)
USHR644Intro
25%
Of inquiry requesting the President to provide certain documents relating to the operations of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
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2021-09-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5204Intro
25%
To require certain passengers, employees, contractors, and subcontractors of Amtrak and air carriers to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative test for COVID-19 for certain transportation or employment, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-13
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHR633Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
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2021-09-10
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4880Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish in its National Surgery Office an interdisciplinary clinical pathway for all stages of prostate cancer. Clinical pathways are health care management tools designed around research and evid...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5003Intro
25%
To direct the Secretaries of Health and Human Services, Defense, and Veterans Affairs to end American over-dependence on Chinese pharmaceuticals by encouraging the growth of a robust domestic medicine supply chain for generic drugs, to empower the Fo...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB4571Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mammography screening for veterans who served in locations associated with toxic exposure.
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2021-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4506Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish tests and vaccinations to veterans during public health emergencies.
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5150Intro
25%
To reauthorize the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHR597Intro
25%
Impeaching Joseph R. Biden, President of the United States, for endangering the security of the United States and countering the will of Congress and other high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2021-08-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5030Intro
25%
To improve diversity in clinical trials and data collection for COVID-19 and future public health threats to address social determinants of health.
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2021-08-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2706Intro
25%
A bill to improve diversity in clinical trials and data collection for COVID-19 and future public health threats to address social determinants of health.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2622Intro
25%
A bill to amend title XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation services under such titles, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2640Intro
25%
A bill to establish a program for developing medical countermeasures for unknown viral threats.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2641Intro
25%
Provides for Medicare coverage of services that are furnished by a certified radiologist assistant under the supervision of a radiologist. Payment must be made to the supervising radiologist.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3452Intro
25%
Eliminates veterans' copayments for medication, hospital care, and medical services related to preventive health services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The bill expands the definition of preventive health services to include (1) evi...
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2021-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2297Intro
25%
Outlines U.S. foreign policy to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and to future pandemics and disasters. With respect to COVID-19, the Department of State must develop a strategy to expand and expedite access to COVID-19 vaccines in other countries. T...
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2021-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
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