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USHB3076PassAddresses the finances and operations of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). The bill requires the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to establish the Postal Service Health Benefits Program within the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program under whi...
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2022-04-06
Became Public Law No: 117-108. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3891Intro
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Grants the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) the power to provide basic financial services, including low-cost, small-dollar loans, in specified amounts; small dollar lending servicing, which shall ensure that the customer's access to the products and the p...
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2022-03-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103.
USHB5376Intro
25%
Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
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2021-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table.
USHB3287Intro
25%
Authorizes the mailing of alcoholic beverages by certain entities in accordance with the delivery requirements otherwise applicable to a privately carried shipment. The authorization applies to an entity (including a winery, brewery, beverage distill...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB3179Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. The independent a...
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2021-11-04
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHCR54Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution objects to the slowdown in mail delivery instituted by the Postmaster General and urges that the decisions to slow down mail and increase postage rates be halted immediately pending further investigation and full substantia...
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2021-10-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB2093Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-09-15
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S6516-6517)
USSB1Intro
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Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-08-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USHB564Intro
25%
Provides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHR518Intro
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Recognizes the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the U.S. Postal Service and applauds its employees' dedication and service.
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2021-07-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4345Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. The independent a...
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2021-07-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USSB1720Intro
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Addresses the finances and operations of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). The bill requires the Office of Personnel Management to establish, within the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, the Postal Service Health Benefits Program for USPS empl...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1663Intro
25%
Authorizes the mailing of alcoholic beverages by certain entities in accordance with the delivery requirements otherwise applicable to a privately carried shipment. The authorization applies to an entity (including a winery, brewery, beverage distill...
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2021-05-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3077Intro
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Requires mail-in ballots for federal elections to meet certain design and tracking requirements and revises authority to provide parental leave to postal employees. Specifically, each mail-in ballot must be carried or delivered in an envelope that co...
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2021-05-13
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 17.
USHB2921Intro
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Prohibits the use of federal funds to implement, conduct, or otherwise carry out the Internet Covert Operations Program (commonly referred to as iCOP) operated by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service or any other domestic surveillance program with poli...
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2021-04-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1158Intro
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Provides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR202Intro
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This resolution (1) urges the U.S. Postal Service to freeze the recently awarded contract to purchase 165,000 new vehicles until a review is conducted as specified by the resolution, and (2) expresses support for the need for replacement vehicles tha...
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2021-03-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1624Intro
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Extends federal employee protections against adverse personnel actions, including the right to appeal such actions to the Merit Systems Protection Board, to additional categories of employees at the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Specifically, it extend...
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2021-03-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1623Intro
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Modifies procedures for negotiating pay and benefits of supervisory and other managerial personnel of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). At least 60 days before the expiration of a pay decision, the USPS must propose to the supervisors' organization any...
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2021-03-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1636Intro
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Establishes requirements for U.S. Postal Service (USPS) vehicle purchases and charging stations. The bill's provisions only apply if specified funding is appropriated. Specifically, the bill requires the USPS to ensure that at least 75% of the total ...
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2021-03-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR26Intro
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This resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment stating that President Trump has abused the powers of the presidency. The first article states...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1582Intro
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Restricts the political activities of the members of the Postal Service Board of Governors, including the Postmaster General and the Deputy Postmaster General. Specifically, the bill prohibits (1) the Postmaster General and the Deputy Postmaster Gene...
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2021-03-03
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1307Intro
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Requires mail-in ballots to (1) contain a U.S. Postal Service (USPS) barcode that enables tracking of each individual ballot, (2) satisfy USPS requirements for ballot envelope design and machinable letters, and (3) include the official election mail ...
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2021-02-24
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR108Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that U.S. Postal Service employees are frontline essential workers and must be prioritized accordingly for purposes of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) vaccine distributions...
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2021-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSCR5Engross
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This concurrent resolution establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2021, sets forth budgetary levels for FY2022-FY2030, and provides reconciliation instructions for legislation that increases the deficit. The resolution ...
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2021-02-05
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 101, S. Con. Res. 5 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H447-455)
USHR109Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. Postal Service should continue door delivery for all customers.
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2021-02-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB827Intro
25%
Directs the Office of the Postmaster General to modify any hard copy change of address form used by the U.S. Postal Service so that the form contains a reminder that any individual using such form should update his or her voter registration.
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2021-02-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHCR11Engross
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This concurrent resolution establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2021, sets forth budgetary levels for FY2022-FY2030, and provides reconciliation instructions for legislation that increases the deficit. The resolution ...
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2021-02-03
Received in the Senate. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 5.
USHB695Intro
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Repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2021-02-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB145Intro
25%
Repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2021-02-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR49Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp series honoring women veterans.
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2021-01-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR47Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should ensure that the U.S. Postal Service is not privatized and remains an independent establishment of the federal government.
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2021-01-13
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB146Intro
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Directs the U.S. Postal Service to establish rates of postage for packages shipped by priority mail from the United States to a foreign Army Post Office, Fleet Post Office, or Diplomatic Post Office address that limit the charge for distance traveled...
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2021-01-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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