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USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-01-14
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB2302IntroAmerica's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 This bill addresses several provisions related to highway transportation infrastructure, including provisions to improve road safety, accelerate project completions, improve resiliency to disasters,...
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2020-01-08
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-200.
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.
USHB4331IntroTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB881IntroSpace Weather Research and Forecasting Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning improving the ability of the United States to forecast space weather events and mitigate the effects of space weather. The bill provides statutory authority for the...
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2019-12-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 322.
USHB3669EngrossWeatherizing Infrastructure in the North and Terrorism Emergency Readiness Act of 2019
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2019-12-10
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB914IntroCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.
USHB3115IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-11-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 257.
USSB2893IntroPreparing Superfund for Climate Change Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB4044IntroProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
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2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 232.
USSB2332IntroGrid Modernization Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to conduct a program to modernize the electric grid, including by (1) developing standards to compare the storage capacity, cycle length, capabilities, and reliability o...
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2019-10-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 270.
USSB2333IntroEnergy Cybersecurity Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to develop advanced cybersecurity applications and technologies for the energy sector. DOE shall: advance the security of field devices and third-party control systems;...
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2019-10-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 264.
USHB1314IntroIntegrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act Amendments of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act of 2009.
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2019-10-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 183.
USSB2297IntroCoast Guard Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 226.
USHB2748IntroSAFE Act Safeguarding America's Future and Environment Act
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB2539IntroTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4347IntroPREPARE Act of 2019 Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience and Effectiveness Act of 2019
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2019-09-19
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
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.
USHB4269IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-16
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
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.
USSB2452IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB3969IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-08-29
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB1064IntroAppalachian Energy for National Security Act This bill directs the Department of Energy to conduct a study on the national security impacts of building ethane and other natural gas liquids petrochemical infrastructure in the vicinity of the Marcellus...
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2019-08-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 177.
USSB2310IntroBridge Investment Act of 2019 This bill establishes a bridge investment program to award competitive grants to certain governmental entities for projects that improve (1) the condition of bridges; and (2) the safety, efficiency, and reliability of th...
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2019-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3973IntroClean School Bus Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3609IntroWind Energy Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Energy to carry out a grant program to research, develop, and evaluate wind energy technologies and systems.
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2019-07-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 13.
USSB2198IntroPLANE Act of 2019 Promoting the Launch of Aviation's Next Era Act of 2019 This bill revises provisions related to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), including provisions for air traffic controllers and protections for the aviation community. ...
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2019-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3531IntroResilient Communities Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB1909IntroResilient Highways Act of 2019 This bill addresses projects to improve the resiliency of federal-aid highways and bridges on and off the National Highway System. Specifically, the bill allows states to use up to 15% of funds apportioned under the nat...
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2019-06-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3100IntroChallenges & Prizes for Climate Act of 2019
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2019-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USSB1730IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3091IntroNational Flood Research and Education Center Act This bill establishes within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) a National Flood Research and Education Center (NFREC). NFREC must include (1) an office within NOAA, (2) a publi...
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2019-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB1750IntroClean School Bus Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy to establish in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy the Clean School Bus Grant Program for awarding grants to governmental and nonprofit entities responsible for...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2741IntroLeading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act
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2019-06-04
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSB1709IntroBE SAFE Act of 2019 Bolstering Emergency routes to Save Americans From Extreme weather Act of 2019 This bill directs the Federal Highway Administration to provide grants to certain governmental entities and planning organizations for transportation i...
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2019-06-04
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3041IntroMilitary Installation Resilience Assuredness Act This bill requires commanders of major military installations to address installation resilience in master plans. A master plan shall address the following: risks and threats, which include disaster-re...
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
USHB2759IntroDepartment of Defense Climate Resiliency and Readiness Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide a strategy to achieve aggregate net zero energy by non-operational sources by no later than December 31, 2029. The term "net zero...
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2019-05-16
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
USSB1482IntroSAFE Act Safeguarding America's Future and Environment Act
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2019-05-15
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1498IntroDepartment of Defense Climate Resiliency and Readiness Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide a strategy to achieve aggregate net zero energy by non-operational sources by no later than December 31, 2029. The term "net zero...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB2682IntroAgricultural News and Rural Content Act of 2019
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2019-05-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1397IntroA bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to provide for a national Federal write-in absentee ballot for domestic use.
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2019-05-09
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB2349IntroClimate Change Education Act This bill declares that the evidence for human-induced climate change is overwhelming and undeniable. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) must establish a Climate Change Education Program to increas...
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2019-04-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1156IntroREADINESS Act of 2019 Requiring Every American Defense Installation to Nullify Environmental Stresses for Security Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Defense to ensure the readiness of the Armed Forces through a program of military inst...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1031IntroDuck Boat Safety Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill directs the U.S. Coast Guard to implement regulations related to the safety of amphibious passenger vessels, including during severe weather emergencies. Operators of amphibious passenger vessels are...
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2019-04-04
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB268EngrossSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations to federal agencies, including supplemental appropriations for disaster assistance and continuing appropriations for agencies that are included in the seven FY2019 appropr...
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2019-04-01
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on H.R. 268 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 56) entered in Senate.
USSJR8IntroA joint resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal. This joint resolution declares that the government has a duty to create a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions; esta...
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2019-03-26
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 0 - 57. Record Vote Number: 52. (CR S1971)
USSB811IntroAdditional Supplemental Appropriations for Border Security and Disaster Relief, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to natural disasters and border security. The ...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB1743IntroAdvancing Grid Storage Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish certain energy storage programs. DOE must carry out, within the Office of Electricity, a program for the research of energy storage systems (systems or ...
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2019-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USSB745IntroClimate Security Act of 2019 This bill establishes various positions and duties related to climate change in the foreign policy context. The President shall appoint a Climate Security Envoy within the Department of State. The envoy shall develop, imp...
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2019-03-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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