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USSB332IntroAgent Orange Exposure Fairness Act of 2019 This bill expands eligibility for a presumption of service-connection for veterans exposed to certain herbicide agents (e.g., Agent Orange) during military service in Vietnam. Specifically, the bill removes ...
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2020-08-05
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB785IntroCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
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2020-08-05
Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote. (text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR S4961-4976)
USSB2216IntroTEAM Veteran Caregivers Act Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures for Veteran Caregivers Act The bill revises the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) caregiver programs. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to formall...
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2020-08-05
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB6395EngrossWilliam M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It...
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2020-08-05
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 505.
USSB3637EnrollA bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to extend lease protections for servicemembers under stop movement orders in response to a local, national, or global emergency, and for other purposes.
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2020-08-04
Presented to President.
USHB7617IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. (The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Co...
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2020-07-31
The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 7617.
USHB3010IntroHonoring All Veterans Act This bill adds the following as a mission statement for the Department of Veterans Affairs: "To fulfill President Lincoln's promise to care for those 'who shall have borne the battle' and for their families, caregivers, and ...
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2020-07-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB7608EngrossState, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and relat...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB1267IntroB-47 Ridge Designation Act This bill designates the mountain ridge that runs south and west of Emigrant Peak in the Absaroka Range in Montana, which is where an Air Force B-47 strategic bomber crashed while on a training mission in 1962, as the "B-47...
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2020-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR1065IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require a reading of the names of members of the Armed Forces who died in the previous month as a result of combat.
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2020-07-24
To House Rules 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.
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act 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. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB4049IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-07-23
S.Amdt.2417 Notwithstanding the passage of S. 4049 and the adoption of amendment SA 2301 to S. 4049, the instruction line for amendment SA 2417 is modified by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4449; text: CR S4449)
USHR1062IntroAffirming the nature and importance of the United States-Iraq bilateral relationship, including security and economic components of the relationship.
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2EngrossMoving Forward Act This bill 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 ext...
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2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
USHR1012IntroRecognizing the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean war and the transformation of the United States-Korea alliance into a mutually beneficial, global partnership.
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB7072IntroSFC Heath Robinson Burn Pit Transparency Act
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2020-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7529Intro21st Century SCRA Act
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2020-07-09
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7542IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to identify additional factors for the design of the counseling pathways of the Transition Assistance Program.
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2020-07-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2864EngrossSergeant Daniel Somers Veterans Network of Support Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a two-year pilot program on information sharing between the VA and designated persons regarding the assistance and ...
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2020-07-01
Held at the desk.
USHR1039IntroExpressing support for the designation of April 13, 2020, as "National Borinqueneers Day".
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2020-07-01
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7368IntroBrandon Act
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2020-07-01
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3045-3046)
USHB7382IntroGuard and Reserve Retirement Points during COVID-19 Pandemic Act
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2020-06-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7383IntroTo direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study regarding women involuntarily separated or discharged from the Armed Forces due to pregnancy or parenthood, and for other purposes.
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2020-06-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7390IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to add to matters covered by counseling in the Transition Assistance Program.
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2020-06-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7189IntroOperation Overlord Study Abroad Program Act of 2020
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2020-06-26
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USSR618IntroA resolution designating June 2020 as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Month" and June 27, 2020, as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Day". This resolution designates June 2020 as National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Month and Ju...
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2020-06-25
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/15/2020 CR S2975-2976)
USHB7347IntroTo designate the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as the "Lieutenant Colonel Charles S. Kettles Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center". This bill designates the medical center of the Department of V...
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2020-06-25
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR1022IntroRecognizing the 75th anniversary of the commencement of continuous operations of the Stars and Stripes newspaper in the Pacific and the invaluable service of the Stars and Stripes as the "hometown newspaper" for members of the Armed Forces, civilian ...
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2020-06-24
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB4046IntroClimate Smart Ports Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a grant program for purchasing or installing equipment and technology that (1) is used at a port and produces zero exhaust emissions of certain pollutants and...
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2020-06-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB4020IntroNo Unconstitutional War with North Korea Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4033IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB7289IntroRent the Camo: Access to Maternity Wear Act
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2020-06-22
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB4018IntroWe Go Together Act
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2020-06-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7290IntroDefense Communities Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7234IntroWe Go Together Act
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2020-06-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR502IntroA resolution recognizing the 75th anniversary of the amphibious landing on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima during World War II and the raisings of the flag of the United States on Mount Suribachi. This resolution recognizes the 75th anniversary of th...
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2020-06-16
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3016; text: 02/13/2020 CR S1079-1080)
USSR542IntroA resolution commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp during World War II. This resolution commemorates the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp during World War II. The reso...
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2020-06-16
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3022-3024; text: CR S3023-3024)
USHR1003IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding wasteful Pentagon spending and supporting cuts to the bloated defense budget. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress supports (1) reducing waste...
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2020-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR1006IntroExpressing support for the designation of the month of June 2020 as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month" and June 27, 2020, as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day". This resolution supports the designation of Natio...
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2020-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7215IntroCivil Deployment Notification Act of 2020
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2020-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7221IntroProhibiting Law Enforcement Use of Chemical Weapons Act This bill prohibits federal, state, and local law enforcement officers from using chemical weapons in the course of policing activities. It also requires law enforcement agencies to dispose of c...
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2020-06-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7212IntroMilitary HOMES Act Military Housing Oversight, Maintenance, and Enhancement for Servicemembers Act
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2020-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7153IntroLaw Enforcement Identification Act This bill requires federal law enforcement officers and members of the Armed Forces engaged in crowd control, riot control, or arrest or detainment of individuals engaged in an act of civil disobedience, demonstrati...
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2020-06-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7164IntroHonoring Real Patriots Act of 2020 This bill states that it is the policy of the United States that no military installation or other property under the jurisdiction of the Department of Defense (DOD) shall be named, or may remain named, after any in...
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7155IntroNational Commission on Modernizing Military Installation Designations Act
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7176IntroHealth Care Fairness for Military Families Act of 2020
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7174IntroProtection of Civilians in Military Operations Act
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7135IntroCIVIL Act Curtailing Insurrection act Violations of Individuals' Liberties Act
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2020-06-08
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB3909IntroLaw Enforcement Identification Act
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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