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USSB1104Intro
25%
A 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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2021-10-19
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHR332Intro
25%
This 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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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2358Intro
25%
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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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSB2129Intro
25%
A bill to promote freedom of information and counter censorship and surveillance in North Korea, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1931Intro
25%
An original bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-06
By Senator Carper from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 117-41.
USSB558Engross
50%
Addresses forecasting and the communication of flood, tornado, and hurricane events by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Among other provisions, the bill directs NOAA to establish a National Integrated Flood Information Syst...
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2021-10-01
Held at the desk.
USHB3684Engross
50%
Addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill extends FY2021 enacted levels th...
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2021-10-01
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule XIX, further consideration of the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 3684 is postponed.
USHB4426Engross
50%
Requires the Office of Strategy, Policy, and Plans in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to review and incorporate into DHS policy feedback from organizations representing the needs of children. The bill directs the Federal Emergency Managemen...
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2021-09-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5305PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-43. (TXT | PDF)
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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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 94.
USHB267Intro
25%
Expands the Department of Agriculture's Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus (WHIP+) to include coverage for losses of crops (including smoke-tainted wine grapes) due to wildfires occurring in calendar year 2020. Under current law, the progr...
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2021-09-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
USSB610Engross
50%
Establishes grants and requires other activities to improve mental and behavioral health among health care providers. Specifically, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must award grants to hospitals, medical professional associations, a...
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2021-08-10
Held at the desk.
USSB2613Intro
25%
Provides support through programs and financial assistance for climate change planning, mitigation, adaptation, and resilience in U.S. territories (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), the Freely ...
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2021-08-04
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2592Intro
25%
A bill to require the Bureau of Prisons to submit to Congress an annual summary report of disaster damage, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1339Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Transportation to establish an Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) interagency working group to plan and coordinate efforts related to the safety, infrastructure, physical security, cybersecurity, and federal investment necessary to...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB887Intro
25%
Addresses 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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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4082Intro
25%
Directs the Departments of the Interior and Agriculture and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to jointly establish a commission to study and make recommendations to improve federal policies relating to wildland fire prevention, mitigatio...
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2021-07-28
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3037Intro
25%
Makes certain individuals and households eligible for housing assistance in connection with a major disaster, including Hurricane Maria of 2017. To be eligible, an individual or household must be (1) residing on property located in the area for which...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB3373Intro
25%
To strengthen United States engagement in the Oceania region and enhance the security and resilience of allies and partners of the Oceania community, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4675Intro
25%
Excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, any qualified catastrophe mitigation payment made under a state-based catastrophe loss mitigation program. A qualified catastrophe mitigation payment means any amount received for making improvemen...
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2021-07-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2432Intro
25%
Excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, any qualified catastrophe mitigation payment made under a state-based catastrophe loss mitigation program. A qualified catastrophe mitigation payment means any amount received for making improvemen...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3954Intro
25%
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide disaster tax relief, exclude from gross income amounts received from State-based catastrophe loss mitigation programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USSB2377Intro
25%
An original bill to invest in the energy and outdoor infrastructure of the United States to deploy new and innovative technologies, update existing infrastructure to be reliable and resilient, and secure energy infrastructure against physical and cyb...
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2021-07-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 104.
USHB3524Intro
25%
To revitalize and reassert United States leadership, investment, and engagement in the Indo-Pacific region and globally.
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 22.
USSR107Intro
25%
This 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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2021-07-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4908; text: CR 3/11/2021 S1505-1506)
USSB2123Intro
25%
A bill to establish the Federal Clearinghouse on Safety and Security Best Practices for Faith-Based Organizations and Houses of Worship, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB2150Intro
25%
Directs the Departments of the Interior and Agriculture and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to jointly establish a commission to study and make recommendations to improve federal policies relating to wildland fire prevention, mitigatio...
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3764Intro
25%
To direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide for ocean-based climate solutions to reduce carbon emissions and global warming; to make coastal communities more resilient; and to provide for the conserva...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 19.
USHB2780Intro
25%
Provides support through programs and financial assistance for climate change planning, mitigation, adaptation, and resilience in U.S. territories (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands) and the Free...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 17.
USHB2471Engross
50%
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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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2225Engross
50%
Reauthorizes the National Science Foundation (NSF) through FY2026 and authorizes programs and activities at the NSF. The bill establishes requirements for the NSF, including to enter into a contract with the National Academies of Science, Engineering...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3291Intro
25%
To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide assistance for States, territories, areas affected by natural disasters, and water systems and schools affected by PFAS or lead, and to require the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate national...
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2021-06-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 52.
USHB4220Intro
25%
To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a National Climate Service Corps to help communities withstand and respond to changes in the Earth's climate with respect to natural disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2259Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Education to establish a Climate Change Resilience Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3925Intro
25%
Allows a tax credit to individuals and businesses for disaster mitigation expenditures. The allowable amount of such credit is 25% of the mitigation expenditures, up to $5,000 in any taxable year.
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2021-06-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2241Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a Civilian Climate Corps, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-15
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2507Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to (1) identify a list of emergency watershed protection measures the cost of which may be incurred by a state, local government, or Indian tribe prior to entering into an agreement with USDA under the Eme...
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2021-06-14
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3848Intro
25%
To establish the National Commission on Critical Supply Chains, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1260Intro
25%
Establishes a Directorate for Technology and Innovation in the National Science Foundation (NSF) and establishes various programs and activities. The goals of the directorate shall be, among other things, the strengthening of U.S. leadership in criti...
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2021-06-08
Passed Senate, under the order of 5/28/21, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 68 - 32. Record Vote Number: 226. (text: CR S4049-4499)
USHB3756Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Homeland Security to evaluate current federal research and development regarding approaches to mitigate the consequences of climate change on homeland security, identify research and development gaps, and conduct additional...
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2021-06-08
To House Homeland Security Committee
USSB1953Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1949Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a plan to respond to irregular migration at the border, to establish an irregular migration border response fund, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1947Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the position of Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Travel and Tourism, to statutorily establish the United States Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1945Intro
25%
A bill to provide for the long-term improvement of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1928Intro
25%
A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a national climate service corps to help communities withstand and respond to changes in the Earth's climate with respect to natural disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1805Intro
25%
Allows a tax credit to individuals and businesses for disaster mitigation expenditures. The allowable amount of such credit is 25% of the mitigation expenditures, up to $5,000 in any taxable year.
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2021-05-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1692Intro
25%
To 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
USSB1774Intro
25%
A bill to strengthen United States engagement in the Oceania region and enhance the security and resilience of allies and partners of the Oceania community, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3341Intro
25%
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB1976Intro
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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 automatic enrollment of individuals up...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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