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USHB2694EngrossPregnant Workers Fairness Act This bill prohibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for job applicants or employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. Specifically, the bill...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3EngrossElijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs, health care coverage and costs, and public health. TITLE I--LOWERING PRICES THROUGH FAIR DRUG PRICE NEGO...
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2020-09-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USHB8034IntroVeterans Infertility Treatment Act of 2020
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2020-08-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2500EngrossNational 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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2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USSB4401IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act
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2020-08-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB4397IntroUterine Fibroid Research and Education Act of 2020 This bill directs specified components of the Department of Health and Human Services to take certain actions to address uterine fibroids (i.e., muscular tumors that grow in the wall of the uterus an...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7816IntroAbortion is Health Care Everywhere Act of 2020
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2020-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6637IntroHealth Equity and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHR1040IntroSupporting the designation of July 2020 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month. This resolution expresses the support of the House of Representatives for designating Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month and recognizes the need for additional research, treat...
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2020-07-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4088IntroEnsuring Access to Primary Care for Women & Children Act
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2020-06-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR972IntroRecognizing the seriousness of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2020 as "PCOS Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of Polycystic Ovary Syndro...
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3669IntroCOVID-19 International Response and Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR926IntroRecognizing the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2020, as "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the United States maternal health crisis in the Black community and the importance of reducing maternal mortali...
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5941IntroEqual Rights and Access for the Women of South Sudan Act This bill requires that activities carried out by the United States in South Sudan relating to governance, post-conflict reconstruction and development, police and military training, or refugee...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR861IntroSupporting the role of the United States in helping save the lives of children and protecting the health of people in poor countries with vaccines and immunization through the GAVI Alliance. This resolution supports the principles and goals of the Gl...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR894IntroExpressing the continued commitment of the House of Representatives to condemn and prevent the use of sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict as a weapon of war and fully implement the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda. This resolution exp...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6383IntroUterine Fibroid Research and Education Act of 2020 This bill directs specified components of the Department of Health and Human Services to take certain actions to address uterine fibroids (i.e., muscular tumors that grow in the wall of the uterus an...
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2020-03-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3436IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020 This bill modifies the duties and activities of the United States-Mexico Border Health Commission and the Canada-United States Pan-Border Public Health Preparedness Council, and makes other changes to address health...
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2020-03-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR742IntroRecognizing the continued success of the Food for Peace Act. This resolution recognizes Food for Peace as a critical component of global food security efforts and calls for the prioritization of funding for Food for Peace programs.
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2020-03-10
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5986IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB6132IntroSocial Determinants for Moms Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHR888IntroSupporting the designation of March 2020 as Endometriosis Awareness Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideas of Endometriosis Awareness Month. (Endometriosis is a painful condition in which the tissue that normally lines the i...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6138IntroTech to Save Moms Act
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2020-03-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6144IntroKira Johnson Act This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants to improve outcomes and reduce bias, racism, and discrimination in maternal care settings. Specifically, HHS must award grants to (1) community-based...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6070IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020 This bill modifies the duties and activities of the United States-Mexico Border Health Commission and the Canada-United States Pan-Border Public Health Preparedness Council, and makes other changes to address health...
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2020-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3376IntroPathways to Health Careers Act
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2020-03-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6068IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to enter into an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to conduct a study on the health outcomes of the use of e-cigarettes during pregnancy, and for other pu...
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2020-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5568IntroReproductive Health Information for Veterans Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide abortion counseling to a veteran who has an unwanted pregnancy.
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB3165IntroSAFE SEX Workers Study Act SESTA/FOSTA Examination of Secondary Effects for Sex Workers Study Act
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2020-01-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5448IntroSAFE SEX Workers Study Act SESTA/FOSTA Examination of Secondary Effects for Sex Workers Study Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR702IntroRecognizing that the United States has a moral obligation to meet its foundational promise of guaranteed justice for all. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the federal government should begin a large-scale effor...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1277IntroState Public Option Act This bill allows residents who are not already eligible for Medicaid and not concurrently enrolled in other health insurance coverage to buy into a state Medicaid plan beginning January 1, 2020, at the option of the state. Sta...
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2019-12-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1384IntroMedicare for All Act of 2019 This bill establishes a national health insurance program that is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Among other requirements, the program must (1) cover all U.S. residents; (2) provide for...
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2019-12-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2463IntroChoose Medicare Act
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2019-12-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5222IntroHelping Student Parents Succeed Act This bill requires an institution of higher education to make a statement of policy regarding expectant and parenting students accessible on its website. Such information shall include (1) policies regarding leaves...
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2019-11-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4996IntroHelping MOMS Act of 2019 Helping Medicaid Offer Maternity Services Act of 2019 This bill allows states to provide one year of postpartum coverage under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). (Current law requires 60 days of post...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2843IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR688IntroRecognizing 25 years since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo, Egypt and reaffirming the goals and ideals of the ICPD Programme of Action, including comprehensive sexual and reproductive health and rights....
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2019-11-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB3398IntroPathways to Health Careers Act
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2019-10-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 211.
USHB4460IntroTurn the Tide Act
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4701IntroHEAL for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2019 Health Equity and Access under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2019
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2019-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4722IntroSupport UNFPA Funding Act This bill authorizes annual contributions to support the core functions and programs of the United Nations Population Fund for the five fiscal years following the bill's enactment.
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2019-10-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3694EngrossHelping Families Fly Act of 2019 This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to implement training for its frontline personnel regarding the screening of pregnant women and families with young children at passenger screening ch...
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2019-10-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4560IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize Johanna's Law, and for other purposes. This bill reauthorizes through FY2022 and otherwise revises the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) national awareness campaign regarding gyneco...
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2019-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4504IntroReporting Accountability and Abuse Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-09-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2585IntroEnsuring Accurate and Complete Abortion Data Reporting Act of 2019 This bill requires states, as a condition of federal payment under Medicaid for family planning services, to report certain abortion data to the Centers for Disease Control and Preven...
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2019-09-26
To Senate Finance Committee
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