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USHB1029Engross
50%
Waives the application fee for any special use permit solely for a veterans special event at war memorials on land administered by the National Park Service in the District of Columbia and its environs.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2747Intro
25%
Addresses voter registration and voting access, election integrity and security, redistricting, and campaign finance. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail ...
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2021-10-20
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2747 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 420) entered in Senate.
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
USHB2234Intro
25%
Requires federal health care programs to provide coverage for abortion services and requires federal facilities to provide access to those services. The bill also permits qualified health plans to use funds attributable to premium tax credits and red...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2331Intro
25%
Designates the Honor and Remember Flag, created by Honor and Remember, Inc., as a national symbol to honor service members who died in the line of duty and specifies federal locations and dates for its display.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2382Intro
25%
Waives certain requirements for eligible noncitizens seeking U.S. citizenship through service in the Armed Forces and addresses related issues. Currently, a noncitizen who served honorably during a designated period of hostilities may acquire citizen...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4350Engross
50%
Authorizes FY2022 appropriations for military activities and programs of the Department of Defense (e.g., personnel; research, development, test, and evaluation; and procurement of items such as aircraft, missiles, and ammunition). It also prescribes...
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2021-10-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 144.
USHB3469Intro
25%
To amend the Small Business Act to codify the Boots to Business Program, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 99.
USSB796Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement the maternity care coordination program. The VA must provide community maternity care providers (i.e., non-VA maternity care providers) with training and support with respect to the unique...
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2021-10-08
Held at the desk.
USSR357Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that Marine Corps Lance Corporal Jared Schmitz and his fellow Missourians who made the ultimate sacrifice during the war in Afghanistan represent the best of Missouri and the United States. The resolu...
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2021-10-04
Star Print ordered on the resolution.
USHB2734Intro
25%
To improve the reproductive assistance provided by the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs to certain members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and their spouses or partners, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5293PassTo amend title 38, United States Code, to extend and modify certain authorities and requirements relating to the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-42. (TXT | PDF)
USSR368Intro
25%
A resolution designating September 25, 2021, through October 3, 2021, as "Blue Star Welcome Week".
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2021-09-30
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 9/20/2021 CR S6553)
USSB2904Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to establish performance objectives and accompanying metrics for the incorporation of artificial intelligence and digital readiness into Department of Defense platforms, processes, and operations, and for ot...
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2021-09-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB5437Intro
25%
Provides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the Reach 871 aircrew, commonly known as Reach 871, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during Operation Allies Refuge.
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2021-09-30
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5379Intro
25%
Provides funding to continue the pay and allowances of members of the Armed Forces, including reserve personnel, during a lapse in appropriations.
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2021-09-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR677Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the House of Representatives should not mandate the registration of women for the Selective Service System.
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2021-09-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5352Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to carry out a two-year pilot program to program suicide prevention resources onto smart devices issued to members of the Armed Forces and to provide training on these resources.
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2021-09-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2811Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to carry out a two-year pilot program to program suicide prevention resources onto smart devices issued to members of the Armed Forces and to provide training on these resources.
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2021-09-23
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSJR26Intro
25%
This joint resolution authorizes the President to posthumously appoint Ulysses S. Grant to the grade of General of the Armies of the United States, effective on April 27, 2022.
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2021-09-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR675Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of Gold Star Families Remembrance Week and recognizes the sacrifices made by veterans' families and the families of members of the Armed Forces who made the ultimate sacrifice in order to defend freedom and pr...
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2021-09-22
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USHB3475Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Columbus, Georgia, as the Robert S. Poydasheff VA Clinic.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4172Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs to be located in Aurora, Colorado, as the Lieutenant Colonel John W. Mosley Clinic.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR376Intro
25%
This resolution designates the week of September 19 through September 25, 2021, as Gold Star Families Remembrance Week and recognizes the sacrifices made by veterans' families and the families of members of the Armed Forces who made the ultimate sacr...
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2021-09-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6593; text: CR S6592)
USHR665Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the harm caused to members of the Armed Forces by the Don't Ask, Don't Tell, Don't Pursue policy and commemorates the repeal of the policy as a day in which service members were free to serve openly and be honored for such ...
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2021-09-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR653Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the House of Representatives supports the goals of researching new interventions to prevent and treat malaria and encourages continued leadership by the United States to ensure that service member health is not jeopardi...
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2021-09-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSCR15Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the men and women who undertook efforts in Afghanistan over the years have provided heroic service to the country and the peace experienced by the United States is a direct result of the...
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2021-09-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR315Intro
25%
This resolution (1) recognizes the success of the Hamilton-class Coast Guard cutters, and (2) commends the officers and crew who have served on them.
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2021-09-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 7/22/2021 CR S5054)
USHR638Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Marine Corps Lance Corporal Jared Schmitz and his fellow Missourians who made the ultimate sacrifice during the war in Afghanistan represent the best of Missouri and the United ...
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2021-09-14
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR639Intro
25%
This resolution (1) calls upon the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2021, as a National Day of Service and Remembrance in honor of those who lost their lives or were injured in the September 11, 2001, a...
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2021-09-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHCR50Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the men and women who undertook efforts in Afghanistan over the years have provided heroic service to the country and the peace experienced by our country is a direct result of the actio...
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2021-09-14
To House Armed Services Committee
USHJR58Intro
25%
This joint resolution authorizes the President to posthumously appoint Ulysses S. Grant to the grade of General of the Armies of the United States, effective on April 27, 2022.
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2021-09-14
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2738Intro
25%
Provides for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Dustoff crews (helicopter air ambulance crews) of the Vietnam War in recognition of their heroic military service.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR626Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes September 11 as a day of solemn commemoration and extends deepest sympathies to the thousands of innocent victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and to their families, friends, and loved ones. The resolution ...
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2021-09-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5198Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to establish the Casualty Assistance Reform Working Group to, among other duties, create standards and training for casualty assistance officers across military departments. Casualty assistance officers are responsi...
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2021-09-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5201Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to establish and maintain a database that contains current contact information for the next of kin of members of the Armed Forces. A commander of the service member's unit in a grade higher than O-5 must be authoriz...
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2021-09-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB1596Intro
25%
Establishes the Commission to Study the Stigmatization, Criminalization, and Ongoing Exclusion and Inequity for LGBTQ Servicemembers and Veterans. The Commission must identify and compile information about the history of military policy regarding hom...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB4137Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a veterans visa program to permit veterans who have been removed from the United States to return as immigrants, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4233Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish Vet Center readjustment counseling and related mental health services to veterans and members of the Armed Forces using certain educational assistance benefits.
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3665Intro
25%
Designates the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in San Diego, California, as the Jennifer Moreno Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The bill also expresses the sense of Congress that the VA should designate a prom...
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5172Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to include individuals who are awarded the Purple Heart after the date of the enactment of this bill on its publicly accessible website that lists individuals who are recipients of certain military awards. Under the...
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2021-09-03
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5116Intro
25%
Designates the memorial, memorial garden, and K9 memorial of the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum in Fort Pierce, Florida, as the official national memorial, memorial garden, and K9 memorial, respectively, of Navy SEALs and their predecessors.
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2021-08-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5108Intro
25%
Requires the Department of the Army and the Department of the Navy to jointly implement a five-year pilot program to evaluate the feasibility of using data recorders to monitor, assess, and improve the readiness and safety of the operation of militar...
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2021-08-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3642PassProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the Harlem Hellfighters, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.
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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-38. (TXT | PDF)
USHR606Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it should not pass legislation mandating the registration of women for the Selective Service System.
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2021-08-24
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5060Intro
25%
Requires the Inspector General of the Department of Defense to conduct a full investigation into the withdrawal of the U.S. Armed Forces from Afghanistan. The investigation must analyze (1) the extent to which, and reasons why, U.S. Humvees, helicopt...
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2021-08-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5066Intro
25%
Requires the President to impose sanctions on certain foreign persons, such as Taliban officials, and requires reports related to Afghanistan. The President must impose asset- and visa-blocking sanctions on any foreign person who (1) is an official, ...
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2021-08-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR592Intro
25%
This resolution honors the Buffalo Soldiers who were dishonorably discharged and had their honorable service restored following events that occurred in 1906 in Brownsville, Texas, and recognizes the dedication and courage of these individuals.
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2021-08-17
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR587Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the House of Representatives opposes adverse punishment or discharge that is not honorable for service members whose discharge results from choosing not to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
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2021-08-13
To House Armed Services Committee
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