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USHB6411Intro
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Addresses mental health care provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), including by requiring the VA to update training for the VA workforce and Veterans Crisis Line staff, implement pilot programs, expand access to mental health care, con...
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2022-06-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR668Intro
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This resolution designates June 12, 2022, as Women Veterans Appreciation Day to recognize the service and sacrifices of women veterans.
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2022-06-23
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 6/9/2022 CR S2896-2897)
USSR540Intro
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This resolution expresses support for International Women's Day and recognition that women's empowerment is inextricably linked to generating economic growth and self-reliance, sustainable peace and democracy, and inclusive security. The resolution a...
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2022-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 410.
USSB1718Intro
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Adds to the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in California Nystrom Elementary School--The Maritime Building and other areas as the Department of the Interior deems appropriate. Within the boundaries of the park, Inte...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1814Intro
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Authorizes the Women Who Worked on the Home Front Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in commemoration of the commitment and service represented by women who worked on the home front during World W...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB3531Engross
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Authorizes the Women Who Worked on the Home Front Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in commemoration of the commitment and service represented by women who worked on the home front during World W...
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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB7444Intro
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Provides that the Department of Defense (DOD) must require each contractor who is awarded a major contract to submit a report on diversity and inclusion by the last day of each full fiscal year during the period of the contract. In relation to a majo...
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2022-04-07
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR1050Intro
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This resolution supports the need for and use of certain policy frameworks to incorporate the experiences of Black women into public policies.
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2022-04-07
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4373Engross
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Department for Administration of Foreign Affairs, International Organizations, and International Commi...
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2022-04-05
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed (Record Vote No. 129) entered in Senate.
USHB6865Engross
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Authorizes appropriations through FY2023 for the Federal Maritime Commission and the U.S. Coast Guard, including appropriations for acquiring icebreaker vessels. It also revises a variety of requirements concerning the Coast Guard's personnel, operat...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR562Intro
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This resolution designates March 24, 2022, as National Women in Agriculture Day. It also recognizes the important role of women in agriculture as producers, educators, leaders, mentors, and more
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2022-03-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1839; text: CR S1836-1837)
USHR1001Intro
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This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Women in Agriculture Day. It also recognizes the important role of women in agriculture as producers, educators, leaders, mentors, and more.
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2022-03-24
To House Agriculture Committee
USSB321PassProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the women of the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion (commonly known as the Six Triple Eight) in recognition of their pioneering military service, devotion to duty, and contributions to in...
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2022-03-14
Became Public Law No: 117-97. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6588Intro
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To establish a grant program within the Department of Labor to support the creation, implementation, and expansion of registered apprenticeship programs in cybersecurity.
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2022-02-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3570Intro
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A bill to establish a grant program within the Department of Labor to support the creation, implementation, and expansion of registered apprenticeship programs in cybersecurity.
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2022-02-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR502Intro
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This resolution honors and commends the women who served in the Navy Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service (WAVES) during World War II. Additionally, the resolution recognizes that the WAVES opened opportunities for women and contributed vit...
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2022-02-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S456, S461; text: CR S447)
USHB1277Intro
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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 those directors and officers as a veteran. It also requires the disclos...
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2022-01-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 164.
USHB6360Intro
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Establishes in the Executive Office of the President an Office of Supply Chain Policy, headed by a Supply Chain Czar appointed by the President. Such office shall coordinate a national response to supply chain disruptions, shortages, and increased pr...
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2022-01-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2016Intro
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A bill to authorize elements of the Department of Transportation, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 227.
USHB6268Intro
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Establishes an Interagency Task Force to examine the conditions and experiences of Black women and girls to identify and assess the efficacy of policies and programs of federal, state, and local governments designed to improve outcomes for such indiv...
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2021-12-15
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1117Intro
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Adds to the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in California Nystrom Elementary School--The Maritime Building and other areas as the Department of the Interior deems appropriate. Within the boundaries of the park, Inte...
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2021-12-07
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB796PassRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement the maternity care coordination program. The VA must provide community maternity care providers (i.e., non-VA maternity care providers) with training and support with respect to the unique...
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2021-11-30
Became Public Law No: 117-69. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3684PassAmong other provisions, this bill provides new funding for infrastructure projects, including for roads, bridges, and major projects; passenger and freight rail; highway and pedestrian safety; public transit; broadband; ports and waterways; airports;...
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2021-11-15
Became Public Law No: 117-58. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2385Intro
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Requires the Government Accountability Office to conduct a study regarding women involuntarily separated or discharged from the Armed Forces due to pregnancy or parenthood during the period of 1951-1976.
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2021-11-04
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1596Intro
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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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2021-11-04
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 10.
USHB3110Engross
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Expands workplace protections for employees with a need to express breast milk. Specifically, it expands the requirement that employers provide certain accommodations for such an employee to cover salaried employees and other types of workers not cov...
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2021-10-26
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 155.
USSB3075Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Department for Administration of Foreign Affairs, International Organizations, and International Commi...
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2021-10-26
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHCR55Intro
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This concurrent resolution recognizes the disparity between wages paid to Latina women, and its impact on women, families, and the nation and reaffirms Congress' commitment to supporting equal pay and to narrowing the gender wage gap.
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2021-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR267Intro
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This resolution designates June 12, 2021, as Women Veterans Appreciation Day to recognize the service and sacrifices of women veterans.
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2021-10-19
S.Amdt.3862 Amendment SA 3862 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2644Intro
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Authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide funding to states, local governments, or Native American nations to carry out Green New Deal projects, such as projects to clean up pollution, climate adaptation measures, or conse...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR419Intro
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This resolution honors and commends the women who served in the Navy Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service (WAVES) during World War II. Additionally, the resolution recognizes that the WAVES opened opportunities for women and contributed vit...
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2021-10-07
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1486Intro
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Prohibits 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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2021-09-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 141.
USHR677Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the House of Representatives should not mandate the registration of women for the Selective Service System.
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2021-09-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB1815Intro
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Requires publicly traded companies to disclose information annually regarding workforce management policies, practices, and performance. This includes demographic information; data on temporary and contract workers; employee turnover rate; employee s...
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2021-09-14
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHR606Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it should not pass legislation mandating the registration of women for the Selective Service System.
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2021-08-24
To House Armed Services Committee
USSR285Intro
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This resolution honors the Radium Girls and recognizes their contribution to the development of workplace safety laws and standards. The Radium Girls were factory workers who contracted radiation poisoning from occupational exposure to radium.
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2021-08-09
S.Amdt.2725 Amendment SA 2725 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4949Intro
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Hello Girls Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2021 provides for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the female telephone operators of the Army Signal Corps, commonly known as the Hello Girls, in recognition of their military serv...
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2021-08-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR340Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that it should not pass legislation mandating the registration of women for the Selective Service System.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB3850Intro
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Requires the Department of State to periodically report to Congress on the conditions of women and girls in Afghan civil society following the departure of U.S. and NATO forces. The reports shall also assess the status of assurances made by the Talib...
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHCR46Intro
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This concurrent resolution recognizes the disparity in wages paid to Black women and its impact on women, families, and the nation, and reaffirms Congress' support for ensuring equal pay and closing the gender wage gap.
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2021-08-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSCR12Intro
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This concurrent resolution recognizes the disparity in wages paid to Black women and its impact on women, families, and the nation, and reaffirms Congress' support for ensuring equal pay and closing the gender wage gap.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4826Intro
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Provides rights and protections for domestic workers (e.g., housekeepers, nannies, caretakers, personal assistants, and chauffeurs), including pay and leave rights, and health and safety protections. Specifically, the bill repeals the exemption of do...
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2021-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR547Intro
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This resolution condemns acts of violence against Afghan women and girls and any effort to limit the ability of women and girls to participate in the civic affairs of Afghanistan. It also urges the President to ensure that Afghan women, youth, and ot...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2569Intro
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Provides rights and protections for domestic workers (e.g., housekeepers, nannies, caretakers, personal assistants, and chauffeurs), including pay and leave rights, and health and safety protections. Specifically, the bill repeals the exemption of do...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB912Intro
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Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide mental health and suicide prevention outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native veterans. Specifically, the bill requires that each VA medical center have a full-time minority veteran coor...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4651Intro
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To require the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, to establish a RECOMPETE grant program to provide flexible, 10-year block grants for purposes of creating quality jobs, providing resources to help...
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2021-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB2464Intro
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A bill to require the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, to establish a RECOMPETE grant program to provide flexible, 10-year block grants for purposes of creating quality jobs, providing resources ...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4678Intro
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To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide for greater spousal protection under defined contribution plans, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2446Intro
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A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide for greater spousal protection under defined contribution plans, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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