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USSB937IntroA bill to facilitate the expedited review of COVID-19 hate crimes, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-14
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
USHR304IntroRecognizing the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2021, as "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health crisis in the United States and the importance of reducing maternal mortality and morbidity...
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2021-04-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR296IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day.
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2021-04-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB963IntroA bill to authorize dedicated domestic terrorism offices within the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to analyze and monitor domestic terrorist activity and require the Federal Governm...
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2021-03-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 30.
USHB1065IntroProhibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for qualified employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. A qualified employee is an employee or applicant who, with or without ...
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2021-03-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 30 - 17.
USSB1IntroA bill to expand Americans' access to the ballot box, reduce the influence of big money in politics, strengthen ethics rules for public servants, and implement other anti-corruption measures for the purpose of fortifying our democracy, and for other ...
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2021-03-24
Committee on Rules and Administration. Hearings held.
USHB595IntroProvides a cause of action for harm suffered as a result of a violation of certain federal laws relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) and suspends certain predispute arbitration agreements and joint-action waivers during the COVID-19 ...
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB959IntroTo end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB728IntroA bill to facilitate the expedited review of COVID-19 hate crimes, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB532IntroCreates new federal crimes related to the performance of an abortion on an unborn child who has Down syndrome. It subjects a violator to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both. It also authorizes civil remedies, inclu...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB452IntroReauthorizes through FY2024 the grant program that provides training and services to end violence against women with disabilities.
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR183IntroThis resolution calls on the United States to recommit itself to the promotion of disability rights and to the values enshrined in the Prologue Room at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the dedication o...
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2021-03-02
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSR86IntroA resolution recommitting the United States to the promotion of disability rights and to the values enshrined in the Prologue Room of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in the District of Columbia, and recognizing the enduring contributions that ...
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2021-03-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB77IntroAddresses access to public accommodations for persons with a disability. The bill requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to develop a program to educate state and local governments and property owners on strategies for promoting access to public ac...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB512IntroA bill to require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to collect and report certain data concerning COVID-19.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB505IntroProhibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1370IntroTo require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to collect and report certain data concerning COVID-19.
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1385IntroTo establish the position of Interagency Coordinator for Behavioral Health to coordinate the programs and activities of the Federal Government relating to mental health, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB484IntroA bill to establish grant programs for maternal mental health equity and to grow and diversify the maternal mental and behavioral health care workforce.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB485IntroA bill to establish a grant program for family community organizations that provide support for individuals struggling with substance use disorder and their families.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1337IntroAuthorizes the Department of Justice to award grants to states that (1) require law enforcement officers to be trained on diversity and sensitivity, and (2) require an independent prosecutor to be appointed to investigate and prosecute an alleged off...
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2021-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1364IntroTo amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to strengthen parity in mental health and substance use disorder benefits, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1305IntroConcerns the burdens that federal and state laws, policies, and regulations may place upon people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and...
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2021-02-25
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1378IntroProhibits the application of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA) to specified federal laws or the implementation of such laws. Currently, RFRA prohibits the government from substantially burdening a person's exercise of religion even...
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2021-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1235IntroTo prohibit discrimination on the basis of mental or physical disability in cases of anatomical gifts and organ transplants.
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1255IntroTo promote and protect from discrimination living organ donors.
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB401IntroA bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit governmental discrimination against health care providers that do not participate in abortion.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1227IntroEstablishes and funds the Medicare Exchange health plan, which allows individuals who are not otherwise eligible for Medicare to enroll in a government-administered health insurance plan. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) must offer ...
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1212IntroTo end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB386IntroEstablishes and funds the Medicare Exchange health plan, which allows individuals who are not otherwise eligible for Medicare to enroll in a government-administered health insurance plan. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) must offer ...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB377IntroA bill to promote and protect from discrimination living organ donors.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB346IntroA bill to end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1196IntroEstablishes the Commission for Review and Correction of Historical Injustices to identify, investigate, and review instances of discrimination and other historical injustices carried out by federal agencies. The commission must also periodically reco...
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2021-02-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1110IntroTo prohibit the destruction of civil rights memorials, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1100IntroSets forth requirements for consumer-facing websites and mobile applications owned or operated by a private entity and guidance regarding standards for website accessibility by the disabled. Specifically, the bill prohibits the exclusion of an indivi...
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2021-02-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1082IntroTo require ride-hailing companies to implement an enhanced digital system to verify passengers with their authorized ride-hailing vehicles and drivers.
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2021-02-16
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USSB322IntroAdds, among other provisions, requirements to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 for private health insurance plans with respect to preexisting conditions, guaranteed enrollment, and discrimination based on health-related...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB937IntroTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to integrate telehealth models in maternity care services, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB945IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue guidance to States to educate providers, managed care entities, and other insurers about the value and process of delivering respectful maternal health care through diverse and multidiscip...
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB909IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, to establish a program to award grants to eligible entities to address maternal mental health conditions and substance u...
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB287IntroA bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue guidance to States to educate providers, managed care entities, and other insurers about the value and process of delivering respectful maternal health care through diverse and mult...
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2021-02-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB868IntroAuthorizes the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to institutions of higher education to educate students about substance use disorders.
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2021-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB892IntroReestablishes requirements for private health insurance plans with respect to preexisting conditions, guaranteed enrollment, and discrimination based on health-related factors if they are repealed by another law.In such event, the bill prohibits priv...
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2021-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR103IntroThis resolution condemns the bigotry that fueled those who stormed the U.S. Capitol, the elected officials who stoked that bigotry, including former President Trump, and the Members of Congress who have continued to support those individuals. It reaf...
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2021-02-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB794IntroTo require the President to declare a national climate emergency under the National Emergencies Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-05
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB775IntroRequires each state to allow individuals with disabilities to use absentee registration procedures and to vote by absentee ballot in federal elections. The bill requires each state to accept and process any otherwise valid voter registration and abse...
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2021-02-03
To House Administration Committee
USHB433IntroTo establish a grant program for family community organizations that provide support for individuals struggling with substance use disorder and their families.
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB162IntroEstablishes within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) a National Center on Antiracism and Health and a law enforcement violence prevention program. Among other activities, the new center must declare racism a public health crisis, c...
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2021-02-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB666IntroEstablishes within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) a National Center on Antiracism and Health and a law enforcement violence prevention program. Among other activities, the new center must declare racism a public health crisis, c...
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB651IntroTo protect the privacy of health information during a national health emergency.
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2021-02-02
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
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