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USSB881PassPROSWIFT Act Promoting Research and Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning improving the ability of the United States to forecast space weather events and mitigate the effec...
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2020-10-21
Became Public Law No: 116-181.
USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-10-19
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB2981IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2019 This bill revises provisions related to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps. Among other provisions, the bill...
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2020-09-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 561.
USSB914EngrossCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System (IOOS), which is a network of federal and regional entities that provide information about t...
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2020-09-24
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB7843IntroREPLANT Act Repairing Existing Public Lands by Adding Necessary Trees Act
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2020-09-11
To House Conservation and Forestry 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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2020-09-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 398.
USSB2800IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for FY2020. The bill provides for continued use of the International Space Station through 2030 an...
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2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 525.
USHB8041IntroSnow Water Supply Forecasting Program Authorization Act This bill establishes the Snow Water Supply Forecasting Program within the Department of the Interior to improve snowpack measurement in particular watersheds. Further, the Bureau of Reclamation...
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2020-09-04
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB2748IntroSAFE Act Safeguarding America's Future and Environment Act The bill requires the development of strategies to help fish, wildlife, and plants adapt to extreme weather changes and climate change. Specifically, the bill requires the President to establ...
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2020-09-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 385.
USSB4530IntroSnow Water Supply Forecasting Program Authorization Act This bill establishes the Snow Water Supply Forecasting Program within the Department of the Interior to improve snowpack measurement in particular watersheds. Further, the Bureau of Reclamation...
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2020-08-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2782IntroA bill to improve provisions of law relating to sexual harassment and assault prevention at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes. This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to e...
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2020-08-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 520.
USSB2597IntroLEGEND Act of 2019 Learning Excellence and Good Examples from New Developers Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to make certain operational models available to the public and periodically review ...
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2020-08-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 514.
USHB5428IntroGrid Modernization Research and Development Act of 2020
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2020-08-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 380.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHB7575EngrossWater Resources Development Act of 2020
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USSB4357IntroREPLANT Act Repairing Existing Public Land by Adding Necessary Trees Act
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2020-07-29
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB6636IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Improvements Act of 2020 This bill addresses sexual harassment and sexual assault involving personnel of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOA...
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2020-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB4320IntroCoronavirus Response Additional Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020
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2020-07-27
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7426IntroOhio River Basin Preparedness Act
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2020-07-24
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB7738IntroClimate-Resilient International Development Optimization Act
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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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2020-07-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB4280IntroPreventing HEAT Illness and Deaths Act of 2020 Preventing Health Emergencies And Temperature-related Illness and Deaths Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2EngrossMoving Forward Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill ext...
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2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
USHB7693IntroPublic School Green Rooftop Program This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a grant program for installing and maintaining green roof systems on public elementary and secondary school buildings. (Green roof refers to a layer of ...
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2020-07-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7667IntroCommerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice (DOJ), the science agencies, and several related agencies. The bill provides a...
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2020-07-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 366.
USHB6228IntroNorthern Nevada Economic Development and Conservation Act of 2020
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2020-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB6889IntroNorthern Nevada Economic Development, Conservation and Military Modernization Act of 2020
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2020-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB7341IntroFederal Workforce Health and Safety During the Pandemic Act This bill provides additional benefits and flexibilities for federal employees during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. Among other things, the bill allows federal empl...
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2020-06-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7248IntroSTARTER Act Surface Transportation Advanced through Reform, Technology, and Efficient Review Act
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2020-06-19
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB7220IntroHudson River Climate Change Protection Act
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2020-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB7214IntroSurface Transportation Research and Development Act of 2020
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2020-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB3930IntroMaritime Administration Authorization and Improvement Act This bill revises provisions related to the Maritime Administration (MARAD) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps. The bill addresses several aspec...
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2020-06-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7075IntroClimate Change and Hurricane Correlation and Strategy Act
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2020-06-01
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6968IntroMeals on Wheels for Kids Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6842IntroCongestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Modernization Act This bill revises the apportionment formula used to distribute funds under the federal-aid highway system for the congestion mitigation and air quality improvement program to include...
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2020-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB6657IntroWUHAN Rescissions Act Working Under Humanity's Actual Needs Rescissions Act
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2020-05-01
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6375IntroTo amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to make disclosures related to supply chain disruption risk, and for other purposes. This bill requires certain issuers of securities to report to the Securities and Exchange Commission ...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6321IntroFinancial Protections and Assistance for America's Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency and generally provides for financial assistance and other a...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5519IntroAtmospheric Climate Intervention Research Act
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2020-03-04
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USSB3347IntroSAFE PLAY Act Supporting Athletes, Families and Educators to Protect the Lives of Athletic Youth Act
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2020-02-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3349IntroBuilt to Last Act of 2020 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to identify and support research that enables a consistent, federal set of forward-looking long-term meteorological information that (1) models fut...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5994IntroBuilt to Last Act of 2020 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to identify and support research that enables a consistent, federal set of forward-looking long-term meteorological information that (1) models fut...
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2020-02-27
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB6007IntroSAFE PLAY Act of 2020 Supporting Athletes, Families, and Educators to Protect the Lives of Athletic Youth Act of 2020 This bill directs several agencies to undertake specified activities and expand surveillance related to cardiac conditions, concussi...
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2020-02-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5871IntroNatural Infrastructure and Resilience Act This bill makes projects that use natural infrastructure alone or in combination with certain projects to enhance resilience of a transportation facility eligible for surface transportation block grant fundin...
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2020-02-13
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB4044EngrossProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act This bill reauthorizes for FY2022-FY2026 and revises the National Estuary Program, which provides grants to protect or restore estuaries of national significance. Specifically, the bill expands the types of...
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2020-02-10
Received in the Senate.
USHR839IntroRecognizing the 150th anniversary of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service. This resolution recognizes that the National Weather Service of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and its predecess...
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2020-02-07
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB5586IntroHaiti Development, Accountability, and Institutional Transparency Initiative Act
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2020-02-04
To House Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade Committee
USHB5745IntroBridge Investment Act of 2020
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2020-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB5709IntroClimate Resilient Communities Act This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to evaluate, and report to Congress on, the structural and economic impacts of climate resiliency at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), including re...
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB4331EngrossTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019 This bill modifies and reauthorizes various programs and provisions related to Tibet and China. The President shall provide funds to nongovernmental organizations for projects supporting Tibetan communities in T...
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2020-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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