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USHB200EngrossStrengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act This bill revises and reauthorizes through FY2022 the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA). Revisions are made to: (1) requirements for...
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2018-07-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3906IntroInnovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act of 2017
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2018-06-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB756EngrossSOS Act of 2017 Save Our Seas Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Marine Debris Act to revise the Marine Debris Program to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to work with: (1) other agencies to address both land-...
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2018-06-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB857EngrossCalifornia Off-Road Recreation and Conservation Act This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: establish or designate wilderness areas, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, and a national scenic area; relea...
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2018-06-26
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2997IntroCarbon Utilization Act of 2018
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2018-06-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5763IntroAlbatross and Petrel Conservation Act This bill authorizes the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to promulgate regulations to implement and enforce the Agreement on the Conservation of Al...
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2018-05-30
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSB2155PassEconomic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act TITLE I--IMPROVING CONSUMER ACCESS TO MORTGAGE CREDIT (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to allow a depository institution or credit union with assets below a sp...
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2018-05-24
Became Public Law No: 115-174.
USSB2602IntroUSE IT Act Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies
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2018-05-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 435.
USHB2908IntroClimate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB4096IntroCarbon Capture Prize Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB3661IntroHABS Act of 2017 Harmful Algal Blooms Solutions Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB3665IntroSouth Florida Clean Coastal Waters Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB4586IntroGeoengineering Research Evaluation Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB5031IntroChallenges & Prizes for Climate Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB2830IntroMethane Emissions Mitigation Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB2923IntroGulf States Coordination Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHR802IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of World Water Day.
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB5604IntroHealthy Environment for Children Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB2261IntroMarine Oil Spill Prevention Act This bill address issues related to preventing and responding to oil spills. This bill amends the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to extend the moratorium on oil and gas leasing in certain areas in the Gulf ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB2719IntroCoastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009 to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to conduct and update at least once every s...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB3247IntroProtect United States Security in the Arctic Act of 2017 This bill instructs the President to submit to Congress a strategy to protect U.S. interests in the Arctic region. Such strategy shall include goals to: improve telecommunications, navigation, ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB2882IntroOcean Acidification Innovation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009 to authorize a federal agency with a representative serving on the Interagency Working Group on Ocean Acidification to car...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB4417IntroHarmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2017 This bill amends the Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Act of 1998 to reauthorize for FY2019-FY2023 the national harmful algal bloom and hypoxia program an...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USSB1030IntroA bill to require the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to submit to Congress a report on certain hydropower projects. This bill directs the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to submit to Congress a report on hydropower projects that: id...
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2018-05-17
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1756IntroRebuild America Now Act
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2018-05-15
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB1405IntroFederal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill reauthorizes through FY2021 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and specified FAA programs. The bill revises requirements for the airport improvement program and pilot progra...
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2018-05-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 407.
USHB4EngrossFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 401.
USHB5411IntroAIPM Act of 2018 Areawide Integrated Pest Management Act of 2018 This bill amends the Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform Act of 1998 to expand the Department of Agriculture (USDA) Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Comp...
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2018-04-30
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB3144EngrossTo provide for operations of the Federal Columbia River Power System pursuant to a certain operation plan for a specified period of time, and for other purposes. (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Bureau of Reclamation, the Bonneville Power Administrati...
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2018-04-26
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5606IntroClimate Change Education Act
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2018-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2740IntroClimate Change Education Act
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2018-04-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2722IntroEnvironmental Justice Right to Know Act of 2018
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2018-04-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5548IntroWater, Cosmetics, and Unwanted Pharmaceuticals Study Act This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out a study on the presence of pharmaceuticals and personal care products in sources of drin...
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2018-04-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB520IntroNational Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act This bill addresses the mine permitting process. Under the bill, projects that provide minerals vital to job creation, energy infrastructure, American economic competitiveness, and national secu...
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2018-04-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 482.
USHB5378IntroRAPID Act Reducing Antiquated Permitting for Infrastructure Deployments Act
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2018-03-23
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USHB3548IntroBorder Security for America Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) construct and operate infrastructure and technology to deter and detect illegal border activity in high traffic areas, (2) deploy the most pra...
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2018-03-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 471.
USSB2586IntroA bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to increase the ability of a State to administer a permit program under that Act, and for other purposes.
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2018-03-21
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2576IntroRAPID Act Reducing Antiquated Permitting for Infrastructure Deployments Act
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2018-03-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3864IntroNative American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2018-03-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 449.
USHB5015IntroSaving America's Pollinators Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB2422IntroA bill to require a study on the health impacts of air traffic noise and pollution. This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration to enter into an arrangement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to examine and ...
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2018-02-13
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB441IntroOrgan Mountains-Desert Peaks Conservation Act This bill designates specified lands in New Mexico administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) of the Department of the Interior as wilderness and as components of the National Wilderness Preserva...
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2018-02-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB507IntroBlackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to complete a landscape assessment of the Seeley Lake Ranger District of the Lolo National Forest in Montana to: (1) assess the ecological condition o...
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2018-02-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1046IntroEastern Nevada Economic Development and Land Management Improvement Act This bill amends the Lincoln County Land Act of 2000 (LCLA) to require implementation of a multispecies habitat conservation plan in Lincoln County, Nevada. Both the LCLA and the...
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2018-02-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB4908IntroTo amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide assistance to schools to replace drinking water fountains that may contain lead, and for other purposes.
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2018-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB4907IntroTo amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a grant program to assist eligible entities in carrying out programs to replace lead service lines for schools and solder that is no...
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2018-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHR701IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that with respect to any study required to be conducted by the Federal Communications Commission, or any entity regulated by the Commission under the Federal Communications Act of 1934, under the N...
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2018-01-23
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USSB1425EngrossCoordinated Ocean Monitoring and Research Act This bill revises and reauthorizes through FY2021 the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act of 2009. The Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) is a network of federal and regional entitie...
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2018-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB4568IntroEnhancing Geothermal Production on Federal Lands Act This bill amends the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 to allow the Department of the Interior to award noncompetitive leases on up to 640 acres of certain federal land for geothermal development. Inter...
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2018-01-09
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 375.
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