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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.
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
USSB2905Intro
25%
A bill to improve requirements relating to establishment of a consortium of universities to advise the Secretary of Defense on cybersecurity matters, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB2906Intro
25%
A bill to add certain items to the list of high priority goods and services for analyses, recommendations, and actions related to sourcing and industrial capacity.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB5412Intro
25%
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for oth...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5323Engross
50%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 140.
USSB2830Intro
25%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-23
To Senate Foreign Relations 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.
USHB5302Intro
25%
To amend the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 establish a United States-Israel Operations-Technology Working Group and for other purposes.
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2021-09-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5200Intro
25%
Requires the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness within the Department of Defense (DOD) to designate an executive agent for commercially available advanced foreign language training to meet operational readiness requi...
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2021-09-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5003Intro
25%
To direct the Secretaries of Health and Human Services, Defense, and Veterans Affairs to end American over-dependence on Chinese pharmaceuticals by encouraging the growth of a robust domestic medicine supply chain for generic drugs, to empower the Fo...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB5130Intro
25%
Requires the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering within the Department of Defense to establish a research consortium of institutions of higher education to study irregular warfare and the responses to irregular threa...
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2021-08-31
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5147Intro
25%
To prohibit the Secretary of Defense from procuring personal protective equipment from certain non-allied foreign nations, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-31
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5107Intro
25%
Implements plans and requirements related to minority institutions of higher education and their contributions to national security efforts. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to submit a plan for the establishment of the...
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2021-08-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2610Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Intelligence Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and ...
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2021-08-10
By Senator Warner from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 117-37. Additional views filed.
USHB4975Intro
25%
Prohibits the Department of Defense (DOD) from procuring or purchasing specified items (e.g., cleaning products) containing a perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substance, commonly referred to as PFAS. These substances are man-made and may have advers...
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2021-08-06
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2605Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers civil works projects, the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation, the Department of Energy (DOE), and independent agencies such as the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The bill...
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2021-08-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 115.
USHB4792Intro
25%
To counter the malign influence and theft perpetuated by the People's Republic of China and the Chinese Communist Party.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
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.
USSB2495Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to maintain a list of the country of origin of all drugs marketed in the United States, to ban the use of Federal funds for the purchase of drugs manufactured in the People's Republic of Ch...
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2021-07-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4559Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Defense to enhance the readiness of the Department of Defense to challenges relating to climate change and to improve the energy and resource efficiency of the Department, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2402Intro
25%
A bill to establish a pilot program to incentivize employee ownership in defense contracting.
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2021-07-20
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB4432Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. (The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, and nuclear warheads, which are all con...
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2021-07-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 63.
USSB2371Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to enhance the readiness of the Department of Defense to challenges relating to climate change and to improve the energy and resource efficiency of the Department, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB2311Intro
25%
A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USSB2171Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit Presidential appointees from subsequently acting on behalf of the Government of the People's Republic of China, the Chinese Communist Party, and Chinese military companies.
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2021-06-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2098Intro
25%
Prohibits a state from receiving resources or supplies from specified sources, including the Strategic National Stockpile, during the COVID-19 emergency if the state has a policy for the distribution or use of such resources or supplies that discrimi...
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2021-06-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3972Intro
25%
To support the diplomatic, economic, and physical space of Taiwan, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3882Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to negotiate with China to secure compensation for China's distortion of information related to the spread of COVID-19. The bill also contains other China-related provisions, such as those imposing sanctions on certai...
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2021-06-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3837Intro
25%
To reduce and eliminate threats posed by nuclear weapons to the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-11
To House Armed Services 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
USSB2019Intro
25%
A bill to reduce and eliminate threats posed by nuclear weapons to the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3778Intro
25%
To establish a program to oversee the global COVID-19 response and prepare for future pandemics, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1976Intro
25%
A bill to establish a program to oversee the global COVID-19 response and prepare for future pandemics, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3584Intro
25%
To require the creation of a national commission to prepare for future national emergencies, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-01
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB3645Intro
25%
Prohibits the executive agencies of the federal government from contracting for the procurement of goods or services with any person that has business operations with the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games o...
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2021-05-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1796Intro
25%
Prohibits the Department of Defense (DOD) from procuring or purchasing specified items (e.g., cleaning products) containing a perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substance, commonly referred to as PFAS. These substances are man-made and may have advers...
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2021-05-25
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB3125Engross
50%
Expands certain authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 (DPA) and authorizes the President and federal agencies to take specific actions to support the production of critical medical supplies during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus diseas...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3146Engross
50%
Authorizes the President to make payments to manufacturers to increase supply-chain security if doing so is important to the national defense. The President must submit a strategy to Congress that includes (1) a plan to use authorities under the Defe...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3309Intro
25%
To establish a manufacturing grant program, a trade preference program, and certain tax incentives to encourage companies to manufacture certain essential articles in countries in the Western Hemisphere and to safeguard against disruptions to the sup...
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2021-05-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1608Intro
25%
Establishes targets and standards for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from airplane flights and provides incentives for the production and use of sustainable aviation fuel. Specifically, this bill establishes a national goal to achieve a net 35% re...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1647Intro
25%
A bill to authorize an exception to the restriction on construction of Coast Guard vessels in foreign shipyards for certain construction in shipyards in North Atlantic Treaty Organization countries.
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2021-05-13
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1648Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the construction of naval vessels in shipyards in North Atlantic Treaty Organization countries.
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2021-05-13
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB73Intro
25%
Bans the procurement or use by the federal government of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) that are manufactured or assembled by certain entities, including entities subject to influence or control by China, with exceptions. The ban includes associated...
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2021-05-12
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1552Intro
25%
Requires the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to submit a report on domestic defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains for its civil space missions and operations.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1169Intro
25%
Addresses various foreign relations issues, with a focus on China. Among other things, the bill requires the U.S. Agency for Global Media to take certain actions to support independent journalism and combat censorship in countries where the Chinese C...
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2021-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 54.
USHB2082Intro
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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2021-05-04
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 6.
USSB1513Intro
25%
Addresses the outsourcing (transfer) of jobs and companies from the United States to low-tax foreign jurisdictions. The bill (1) requires employers to include an outsourcing statement in worker adjustment and retraining notices; (2) denies employers ...
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2021-04-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB576Intro
25%
Directs the U.S. Coast Guard to conduct icebreaking operations in the Great Lakes in accordance with specific performance standards. Specifically, the Coast Guard must keep channels and harbors in the Great Lakes open to navigation not less than 90% ...
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2021-04-28
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1419Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to support and provide incentives for domestic manufacturing of printed circuit boards, to identify national security risks in printed circuit boards imported from certain foreign countries, and for other pu...
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2021-04-28
To Senate Armed Services Committee
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