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USSB1689EngrossA bill to permit States to transfer certain funds from the clean water revolving fund of a State to the drinking water revolving fund of the State in certain circumstances, and for other purposes. This bill allows—for one year—states to transfer ...
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2019-09-10
Held at the desk.
USHB4259IntroSPARK Act Schools Preventing Hunger in At-Risk Kids Act
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2019-09-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR542IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 2019 as "National Kinship Care Month".
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2019-08-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3940IntroProtection of Children Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB2416IntroEMPOWERS Act of 2019 Economic Mobility, Prosperity, and Opportunity with Waivers that Enable Reforms for States Act of 2019
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2019-08-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2528IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 142.
USHB3909IntroSupporting Adopted Children and Families Act of 2019
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2019-07-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3507IntroJulia Carson Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Families Act of 2019
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2019-07-19
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3838IntroHonoring Family-Friendly Workplaces Act
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2019-07-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3639IntroStandardizing State Department Parental Leave Act
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2019-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3401PassEmergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 This bill provides $4.5 billion in FY2019 emergency supplemental appropriations to federal departments and agencies for humanitarian assis...
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2019-07-01
Became Public Law No: 116-26.
USHB2731IntroAdoptee Citizenship Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3438IntroChild Welfare Data Modernization Act
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2019-06-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3359IntroNational Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act
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2019-06-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1912IntroNational Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act
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2019-06-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1900IntroEmergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 This bill provides $4.59 billion in FY2019 emergency supplemental appropriations to federal departments and agencies for humanitarian assi...
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2019-06-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 115.
USSB1791IntroEvery Child Deserves a Family Act
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2019-06-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6EngrossAmerican Dream and Promise Act of 2019 This bill cancels and prohibits removal proceedings against certain aliens and provides such aliens with a path toward permanent resident status. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Ju...
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2019-06-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
USHB3114IntroEvery Child Deserves a Family Act
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2019-06-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1994EngrossSetting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill modifies the requirements for employer-provided retirement plans, individual retirement accounts (IRAs), and other tax-favored savings accounts. With respect to employer-prov...
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2019-06-03
Received in the Senate.
USHB3061IntroFoster Youth Mentoring Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants for programs that provide mentoring for children in foster care.
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2019-06-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1697IntroImmediate Coverage for Former Foster Youth Act
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2019-06-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3057IntroImmediate Coverage for Former Foster Youth Act
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2019-06-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3059IntroExpanded Coverage for Former Foster Youth Act
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2019-06-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR226IntroA resolution recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care syst...
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2019-05-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3127; text: CR S3118)
USSB1652IntroAdoption Tax Credit Refundability Act of 2019 This bill makes the tax credit for adoption expenses refundable.
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2019-05-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1651IntroImproved Employment Outcomes for Foster Youth Act of 2019 This bill expands the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) to include the hiring of qualified foster care transition youth. (The WOTC permits employers who hire individuals who are members of a ...
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2019-05-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2966IntroFostering Success in Higher Education Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1650IntroFostering Success in Higher Education Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2965IntroAdoption Tax Credit Refundability Act of 2019 This bill makes the tax credit for adoption expenses refundable.
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2019-05-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2964IntroImproved Employment Outcomes for Foster Youth Act of 2019 This bill expands the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) to include the hiring of qualified foster care transition youth. (The WOTC permits employers who hire individuals who are members of a ...
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2019-05-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1642IntroIncreasing Access to Mental Health in Schools Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2958IntroIncreasing Access to Mental Health in Schools Act
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1952EngrossIntercountry Adoption Information Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to include additional information in its annual report to Congress on intercountry adoptions. The reports shall contain (1) a list of countries that have laws tha...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2480EngrossStronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act
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2019-05-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2844IntroCreating Pathways for Youth Employment Act
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2019-05-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1550IntroHelping to Encourage Real Opportunities (HERO) for At-Risk Youth Act of 2019 This bill modifies the work opportunity tax credit to change the credit for summer youth employees to a credit for youth employees who will be employed for not more than 20 ...
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2019-05-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1551IntroCreating Pathways for Youth Employment Act
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2019-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2845IntroHelping to Encourage Real Opportunities (HERO) for At-Risk Youth Act This bill modifies the work opportunity tax credit to change the credit for summer youth employees to a credit for youth employees who will be employed for not more than 20 hours pe...
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2019-05-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2745IntroMilitary Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations...
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2019-05-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 40.
USHB2702IntroFamily First Transition and Support Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1446IntroSafe Home Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1450IntroSupporting Adoptive Families Act
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2019-05-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2657IntroFostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1402IntroHonoring Family-Friendly Workplaces Act
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2019-05-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1376IntroFamily First Transition and Support Act of 2019
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2019-05-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1346IntroSimplifying Financial Aid for Students Act of 2019
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2019-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2497IntroTribal Adoption Parity Act This bill allows Indian tribal governments to determine whether a child has special needs for the purposes of the adoption tax credit.
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2019-05-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2484IntroTribal Tax and Investment Reform Act of 2019
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2019-05-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
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