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USHB539IntroRequires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to waive certain debts owed to the United States related to disaster assistance provided to an individual or household. Specifically, FEMA must waive a debt owed to the United States related to ...
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2021-06-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 43.
USHB2016IntroExtends the deadline by which the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) must (1) conduct a study and develop a plan under which the collection of information from disaster assistance applicants and grantees will be made less burdensome, duplicat...
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2021-05-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 29.
USHB1692IntroTo extend and expand the Wildfire Hurricane Indemnity Program to cover losses due to high winds, polar vortexes, and hailstorms.
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2021-05-21
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB1157EngrossModifies the management and operations of the Department of State through various measures. These include requiring actions to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, establishing offices and roles to carry out designated functions, and providing for...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR180IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it is the duty of the federal government to expand and strengthen the care economy. The care economy consists of child care, home health, and similar sectors where caregiving is...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2547EngrossGenerally provides additional financial protections for consumers and places restrictions on debt collection activities. Regarding additional consumer protections, the bill expands certain protections currently applicable to federally backed student ...
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2021-05-17
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1353IntroA bill to promote United States values and fulfill agency missions through the use of innovative applied artificial intelligence technologies, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-12
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2082IntroAddresses the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) supply chain processes, particularly during emergency periods. The bill requires the VA to submit a report containing a description of the items and quantities of items that are critical with respect ...
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2021-05-04
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 6.
USHB1177IntroEstablishes a path to citizenship for certain undocumented individuals. The bill also replaces the term alien with noncitizen in the immigration statutes and addresses other related issues. Specifically, the bill establishes a new status of lawful pr...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR332IntroThis resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-04-21
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB2471IntroTo measure the progress of post-disaster recovery and efforts to address corruption, governance, rule of law, and media freedoms in Haiti.
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2021-04-21
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1244IntroA bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a Civilian Climate Corps to help communities respond to climate change and transition to a clean economy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2670IntroTo amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a Civilian Climate Corps to help communities respond to climate change and transition to a clean economy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2666IntroTo amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit providers of broadband internet access service from increasing rates or enforcing data caps or allowances during an emergency or major disaster, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2636IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to submit to Congress a report on the security and resilience of the United States medical supply chains, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1110IntroA bill to amend the Agricultural Credit Act of 1978 with respect to preagreement costs of emergency watershed protection measures, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-14
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1104IntroA bill to measure the progress of post-disaster recovery and efforts to address corruption, governance, rule of law, and media freedoms in Haiti.
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2021-04-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1087IntroExpands the applicability of the waiver of the prohibition against duplication of benefits for disaster relief recipients following Superstorm Sandy. Under current law, the waiver period extends from January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2021. begins...
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2021-04-13
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1240IntroTo amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to modify prevented planting coverage.
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2021-04-05
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB2358IntroTo modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB1291IntroProvides authority and funding for the Department of Agriculture to establish a loan program for certain rural utility service providers (e.g., electric, telecommunications, or waste disposal service providers) to replace specified losses during a fe...
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2021-03-29
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2259IntroTo establish the Office of Supply Chain Preparedness within the Department of Commerce to manage the partnership of the United States with private industry and State and local governments with respect to the manufacturing of critical resources, and f...
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2021-03-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1079IntroRequires the President to establish an interagency working group to (1) coordinate the U.S. response to the ongoing desert locust outbreak in the East Africa region and its impact on food security and political stability, including in the context of ...
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2021-03-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1951IntroIncreases the federal cost share from 75% to 90% for any emergency or major disaster declared by the President beginning on January 1, 2020, and ending on December 31, 2020.
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2021-03-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 46 - 11.
USHB1917IntroMakes an entity seeking assistance under a hazard mitigation assistance program eligible to receive such assistance for certain projects already in progress.
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2021-03-24
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB954IntroA bill to modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB887IntroAddresses the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) supply chain processes, particularly during emergency periods. The bill requires the VA to submit a report containing a description of the items and quantities of items that are critical with respect ...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2052IntroRequires the Office of Management and Budget to submit an annual report to Congress on all disaster-related assistance provided by the federal government. The report must include all federal obligations related to disaster response, recovery, mitigat...
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2053IntroTo amend the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 to extend the provision of assistance for critical services with respect to certain disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2019IntroExpands the definition of critical services in the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include solid waste management, stormwater management, public housing, transportation infrastructure, and medical care.
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2018IntroWaives Buy American requirements (requirements for the use of goods mined, produced, or manufactured in the United States) in the case of an emergency declaration, with respect to purchases made or contracts issued by Puerto Rico, the District of Col...
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2020IntroTo provide for an online repository for certain reporting requirements for recipients of Federal disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2013IntroProvides support to address the impacts of climate change. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of the Treasury to issue up to $1 billion in climate change obligations (e.g., bonds) in a fiscal year, with bond proceeds going into the Clim...
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB869IntroA bill to establish the Office of Supply Chain Preparedness within the Department of Commerce to manage the partnership of the United States with private industry and State and local governments with respect to the manufacturing of critical resources...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB835IntroA bill to provide that the Federal Communications Commission and communications service providers regulated by the Commission under the Communications Act of 1934 shall not be subject to certain provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of ...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB873IntroProvides support to address the impacts of climate change. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of the Treasury to issue up to $1 billion in climate change obligations (e.g., bonds) in a fiscal year, with bond proceeds going into the Clim...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2032IntroTo direct the President to use authority under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to ensure an adequate supply equipment necessary for limiting the spread of COVID-19, to require the Director of the Defense Logistics Agency to establish a system for ...
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2021-03-18
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB1953IntroProhibits individuals who were incarcerated in a federal prison on the enactment date of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 from receiving the recovery rebates provided by that Act.
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2021-03-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB755IntroA bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to provide additional assistance for public water systems damaged by Winter Storms Uri and Viola, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1EngrossAddresses 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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2021-03-11
Received in the Senate.
USHB1319PassProvides additional relief to address the continued impact of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Specifically, the bill provides funding for agriculture a...
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2021-03-11
Became Public Law No: 117-2.
USSR107IntroThis resolution expresses sorrow for the loss of life caused by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan on March 11, 2011. It also expresses condolences to the families of the victims and sympathies to the survivors who are still suffering from the after...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1848IntroTo rebuild and modernize the Nation's infrastructure to expand access to broadband and Next Generation 9-1-1, rehabilitate drinking water infrastructure, modernize the electric grid and energy supply infrastructure, redevelop brownfields, strengthen ...
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2021-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1797IntroRequires a community that participates in the National Flood Insurance Program and has been repeatedly flooded, as specified by the bill, to (1) assess the continuing risks to community areas repeatedly damaged by floods; and (2) develop and implemen...
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2021-03-11
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1643IntroTo amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit certain helicopter flights over major cities with high population densities, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB1618IntroAddresses issues related to the impact of climate change on the economy, including federal retirement plans. The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board must establish an advisory panel on the economics of climate change to advise on how the board...
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2021-03-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1640IntroRequires a community that participates in the National Flood Insurance Program and has been repeatedly flooded, as specified by the bill, to (1) assess the continuing risks to community areas repeatedly damaged by floods; and (2) develop and implemen...
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2021-03-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB529IntroProhibits immigration enforcement actions within 1,000 feet of a sensitive location unless there are exigent circumstances and written prior approval has been obtained from certain officials. Sensitive locations include health care facilities; school...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB560IntroExpands eligibility for obtaining Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Resident status, provides a path for holders of such status to obtain U.S. permanent resident status, and makes CNMI-only transitional workers eligible to receive g...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1534IntroTo prohibit the President and the Secretary of Health and Human Services from declaring certain emergencies or disasters for the purpose of imposing gun control.
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
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