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USSB914IntroCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.
USHB3460EngrossEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act
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2019-12-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3115IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-11-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 257.
USHB3669IntroWeatherizing Infrastructure in the North and Terrorism Emergency Readiness Act of 2019
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2019-11-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 249.
USSB2893IntroPreparing Superfund for Climate Change Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3541IntroCoastal State Climate Preparedness Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 237.
USHB3167IntroNational Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 210.
USHB2932IntroHomeland Security for Children Act
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2019-10-23
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USSB2333IntroEnergy Cybersecurity Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to develop advanced cybersecurity applications and technologies for the energy sector. DOE shall: advance the security of field devices and third-party control systems;...
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2019-10-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 264.
USHB4737IntroDepartment of Homeland Security Climate Change Research Act
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2019-10-23
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4823IntroFEMA Climate Change Preparedness Act
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2019-10-23
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB4496IntroWildfires and Hurricanes Indemnity Program Extension Act of 2019
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2019-10-11
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB4303IntroBahamas TPS Act of 2019
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2229EngrossFirst Responders Passport Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of State to waive passport fees for an individual operating under a contract, grant, or cooperative agreement with the U.S. government, including a volunteer, to travel abroad ...
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2019-09-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB496IntroSinkhole Mapping Act of 2019 This bill directs the United States Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a program to study the short-term and long-term mechanisms that cause sinkholes, including extreme storm events, prolonged droughts causing shifts ...
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2019-09-19
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4347IntroPREPARE Act of 2019 Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience and Effectiveness Act of 2019
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2019-09-19
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4415IntroTo provide a temporary increase in the limitation on deductible contributions made for relief efforts related to Hurricane Dorian. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an increase in the limitation on the charitable contribution tax de...
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2019-09-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR562IntroExpressing condolences and long-term support to the people of The Bahamas in the aftermath of the devastating Hurricane Dorian.
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2019-09-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2470IntroEnergy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers civil works projects, the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation, the Department of Energ...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 204.
USSB2478IntroBahamas Temporary Protected Status Act of 2019
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2019-09-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2474IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Cor...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.
USSB2476IntroHurricane Dorian Charitable Giving Act This bill suspends limitations on the tax deduction for charitable contributions in the case of cash contributions made for relief efforts related to Hurricane Dorian. Such contributions must be made after Augus...
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2019-09-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3814IntroDomestic Offshore Energy Reinvestment Act of 2019 This bill increases the revenue Gulf states (Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama) receive from certain federal oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico and eliminates the revenue sharing cap.
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2019-09-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB3899IntroTPS Reform Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3919IntroCOASTS Act Creating Opportunity And Sustainability Through Science Act
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2019-08-07
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB2302IntroAmerica's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 This bill addresses several provisions related to highway transportation infrastructure, including provisions to improve road safety, accelerate project completions, improve resiliency to disasters,...
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2019-08-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 170.
USSB2319IntroRestore Coast Guard Capabilities Act This bill authorizes the U.S. Coast Guard to take into account the impacts of Hurricane Michael for the purpose of modifying the contract to construct offshore patrol cutters if it facilitates national security.
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2019-07-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2310IntroBridge Investment Act of 2019 This bill establishes a bridge investment program to award competitive grants to certain governmental entities for projects that improve (1) the condition of bridges; and (2) the safety, efficiency, and reliability of th...
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2019-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1307EngrossPost-Disaster Assistance Online Accountability Act This bill establishes a centralized location to publish information on disaster assistance provided by federal agencies. The Small Business Administration, the Department of Housing and Urban Develop...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2198IntroPLANE Act of 2019 Promoting the Launch of Aviation's Next Era Act of 2019
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2019-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3836IntroWIRED Act Wireless Infrastructure Resiliency during Emergencies and Disasters Act This bill authorizes states to require wireless companies to deploy infrastructure that can withstand natural disasters.
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2019-07-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR467IntroRecognizing the essential contributions of frontline health workers to strengthening the United States national security and economic prosperity, sustaining and expanding progress on global health, and saving the lives of millions of women, men, and ...
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2019-07-17
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB2615EngrossUnited States-Northern Triangle Enhanced Engagement Act This bill authorizes foreign assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras (the Northern Triangle), and requires the Department of State to devise strategies to address economic development...
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2019-07-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2129IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Transportation to develop best practices for incorporating resilience into emergency relief projects, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Transportation to (1) revise the emergency relief ma...
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2019-07-16
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1811EngrossA bill to make technical corrections to the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-15
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3648IntroDefense Access Road Enhancement Act This bill revises the authority of the Department of Transportation to improve the construction and reconstruction of defense access roads, including repairing damage to roads caused by weather-related events, incr...
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2019-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB3531IntroResilient Communities Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2548IntroHazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act This bill makes 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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2019-06-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1379PassPandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019
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2019-06-24
Became Public Law No: 116-22. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1909IntroResilient Highways Act of 2019
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2019-06-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1819IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Permanent General Provisions Act of 2019
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2019-06-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2607IntroResilient Federal Forests Act of 2019
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2019-06-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1730IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1709IntroBE SAFE Act of 2019 Bolstering Emergency routes to Save Americans From Extreme weather Act of 2019 This bill directs the Federal Highway Administration to provide grants to certain governmental entities and planning organizations for transportation i...
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2019-06-04
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3041IntroMilitary Installation Resilience Assuredness Act This bill requires commanders of major military installations to address installation resilience in master plans. A master plan shall address the following: risks and threats, which include disaster-re...
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
USHR406IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Menstrual Hygiene Day. This resolution encourages the people of the United States to observe Menstrual Hygiene Day.
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2019-05-28
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E677)
USHB2914IntroHousing Survivors of Major Disasters Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB1677IntroFiling Relief for Natural Disasters Act This bill authorizes the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to postpone federal tax deadlines due to an emergency or disaster that has been declared under state law. The IRS may postpone the deadlines upon the requ...
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2019-05-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2976IntroFiling Relief for Natural Disasters Act This bill authorizes the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to postpone federal tax deadlines due to an emergency or disaster that has been declared under state law. The IRS may postpone the deadlines upon the requ...
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2019-05-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
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