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USSB2918Intro
25%
Prohibits operators of commercial online platforms that are directed to children from engaging in certain practices, including implementing features that encourage additional engagement with the platform, promoting certain types of content, and using...
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2021-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2851Intro
25%
Requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to audit certain funding that was provided to address COVID-19. Specifically, the GAO must audit and report on the use of funding provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental A...
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2021-09-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2093Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-09-15
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S6516-6517)
USHB5260Intro
25%
Establishes and alters several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs. For example, the bill establishes and alters several requirements under Medicare and Medicaid, including requiring drug manufacturers to issue reba...
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2021-09-15
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5237Intro
25%
Establishes and alters several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs. For example, the bill establishes and alters several requirements under Medicare and Medicaid, including requiring drug manufacturers to issue reba...
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2021-09-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2721Intro
25%
Requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to report to Congress on projections of the estimated tax gap (i.e., the difference between tax liabilities owed to the IRS and those liabilities that the IRS actually collects). The IRS may use artificial ...
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2021-09-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5209Intro
25%
Addresses prevention and elimination of corruption globally. The Department of State must (1) annually rank, using specified standards, foreign countries based on their efforts to eliminate corruption; and (2) designate an anti-corruption contact in ...
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2021-09-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5206Intro
25%
Requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to report to Congress on projections of the estimated tax gap (i.e., the difference between tax liabilities owed to the IRS and those liabilities that the IRS actually collects). The IRS may use artificial ...
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2021-09-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5169Intro
25%
Establishes reporting, staffing, and other quality control requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities and Medicaid nursing facilities. For example, the bill requires facilities to have registered professional nurses available 24-7 and to pr...
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2021-09-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5174Intro
25%
Establishes the independent National Commission on United States Involvement in Afghanistan. The commission shall assess and report on issues related to U.S. involvement in Afghanistan since 2001, specifically (1) U.S. strategic goals and interests a...
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2021-09-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-08-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USSB2694Intro
25%
Establishes reporting, staffing, and other quality control requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities and Medicaid nursing facilities. For example, the bill requires facilities to have registered professional nurses available 24-7 and to pr...
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2021-08-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2680Intro
25%
Imposes an additional 7% tax on the adjusted net book income of a corporation that exceeds $100 million. It also allows a credit for a taxpayer, other than an S corporation, for a specified percentage of the taxpayer's net regular tax liability.
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2021-08-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4960Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Energy to establish (1) a program to evaluate nuclear reactors that are projected to cease operations due to economic factors and to allocate financial credits to certain reactors, and (2) a grant program to assist communit...
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2021-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB4940Intro
25%
Imposes an additional 7% tax on the adjusted net book income of a corporation that exceeds $100 million. It also allows a credit for a taxpayer, other than an S corporation, for a specified percentage of the taxpayer's net regular tax liability.
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2021-08-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2662Intro
25%
A bill to establish the Industrial Finance Corporation of the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB375Intro
25%
Requires professionals employed in debt adjustment cases involving Puerto Rico to file verified statements disclosing their connections with the debtor, creditors, and other interested parties before seeking compensation for their services.
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2021-07-29
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSCR11Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution requires the congressional budget committees to conduct an annual joint hearing to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General regarding (1) the Government Accountability Office's audit of the financial statement of...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB1319Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make certain staffing and quality of care data publicly available on a specified VA website. Among other elements, the information published on the website should include statistics related to patie...
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2041Intro
25%
Prescribes oversight requirements for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) regarding health care professionals at VA medical centers. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to ensure each VA medical center consistently compiles, verifies, and revi...
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4568Intro
25%
Provides FY2021 supplemental appropriations for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund and modifies requirements related to administration of the fund. The fund was established in response to COVID-19 to make grants to eligible food and beverage purveyor...
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2021-07-20
To House Small Business Committee
USHB2775Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make certain staffing and quality of care data publicly available on a specified VA website. Among other elements, the information published on the website should include statistics related to patie...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4422Intro
25%
Sets forth special tax rules for determining whether financial guaranty insurance companies are qualifying insurance corporations under the passive foreign investment company rules.
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2021-07-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2327Intro
25%
Establishes and alters several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs under Medicare. For example, the bill reduces the annual out-of-pocket spending threshold, and eliminates beneficiary cost-sharing above this thresh...
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2021-07-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3473Intro
25%
Imposes various requirements on certain federally assisted infrastructure projects. The bill also creates infrastructure-related grant programs and establishes the Buy America Bureau. Such federally assisted infrastructure projects must (1) employ a ...
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2021-07-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB4169Intro
25%
Addresses ways to increase market access for socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers and to ensure civil rights accountability for Department of Agriculture (USDA) employees. (Socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers are those who have been su...
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2021-06-25
To House Agriculture Committee
USSB2184Engross
50%
Revises provisions related to the required certification to the Securities and Exchange Commission by certain publicly traded companies that they are not owned or controlled by a foreign government. Under current law, a company must make this certifi...
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2021-06-24
Held at the desk.
USSB2301Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish grant programs for reviewing and addressing inequities in student recruitment, admissions, and support at institutions of higher education (IHEs). Specifically, ED must award grants to IHEs to co...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4150Intro
25%
Establishes a program for the relief of certain minor league baseball clubs and independent professional baseball clubs that experienced large business losses. The bill provides funding for the Small Business Administration to make grants to such clu...
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2021-06-24
To House Small Business Committee
USSB2233Intro
25%
Establishes a program for the relief of certain minor league baseball clubs and independent professional baseball clubs that experienced large business losses. The bill provides funding for the Small Business Administration to make grants to such clu...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB4058Intro
25%
Eliminates certain restrictions relating to Medicare coverage of mental health services that are provided through telehealth. Current law allows for coverage of such services regardless of the geographic location of the originating site (i.e., the lo...
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2021-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2689Intro
25%
Permanently authorizes the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) and requires the MBDA to promote and administer programs that assist the development of minority business enterprises (MBEs). Specifically, the bill requires the MBDA to (1) provi...
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2021-06-23
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23.
USHB4061Intro
25%
Exempts certain residential construction contracts from the requirement to use the percentage of completion method of accounting. The percentage of completion method is a tax accounting method in which the revenues and expenses of long-term contracts...
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2021-06-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR476Intro
25%
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding wasteful Pentagon spending and supporting cuts to the bloated defense budget.
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2021-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2061Intro
25%
Eliminates certain restrictions relating to Medicare coverage of mental health services that are provided through telehealth. Current law allows for coverage of such services regardless of the geographic location of the originating site (i.e., the lo...
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2021-06-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3884Intro
25%
Imposes limitations on providing assistance to the police or military of the Philippines. No federal funds may be used to provide such assistance until the Philippines government has taken certain actions, including (1) investigating and successfully...
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2021-06-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3814Intro
25%
Revises the environmental review process required under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), including by establishing deadlines for federal agencies to complete reviews of the environmental effects of proposed major federal actions;...
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2021-06-14
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB2010Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Justice to publish and regularly update its website with an accounting of property that is forfeited to the United States as a result of foreign government corruption. It also expresses the sense of Congress that recovered ...
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2021-06-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2009Intro
25%
Makes Public Company Accounting Oversight Board disciplinary proceedings open to the public unless the board, on its own motion or after considering the motion of a party, orders otherwise.
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2021-06-10
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2462Intro
25%
Reduces the fee certain coal mining operations must pay to the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund, reauthorizes such fee through FY2028, and otherwise revises provisions regarding the fund and mine reclamation. Under the existing Abandoned Mine Land Rec...
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2021-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB3575Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to evaluate productivity expectations for readjustment counselors of Vet Centers, including by obtaining feedback from counselors that must be audited annually for five years by the Government Accounta...
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2021-05-28
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3583Intro
25%
Establishes measures related to international accountability for outbreaks of novel viruses and diseases. The Department of State must establish lists of countries based on the procedures and standards each country has implemented to (1) identify out...
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2021-05-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1914Intro
25%
Prohibits the initial listing of a foreign company's securities on a national securities exchange if the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is unable to inspect or investigate the public accounting firm retained by the company.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2102Intro
25%
Limits or eliminates certain fossil fuel oil and gas subsidies for oil companies, including by (1) eliminating the limit on liability for offshore facilities and pipeline operators; (2) eliminating the authority of the Department of Energy to carry o...
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2021-05-26
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB1857Intro
25%
Provides additional appropriations through FY2031 for the enforcement activities of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and for taxpayer services and operations support. It establishes enforcement goals of annual audits of certain high-income tax retu...
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2021-05-26
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3553Intro
25%
Prohibits any sums in the Thrift Savings Fund from being invested in a security that is listed on an exchange in a jurisdiction in which the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is prevented from conducting the mandatory inspection or investigat...
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3551Intro
25%
Directs the Small Business Administration (SBA) to require applicants for restaurant revitalization grants to reduce waste, fraud, and abuse, and it requires the SBA to submit an oversight and audit plan detailing its policies and procedures with res...
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2021-05-25
To House Small Business Committee
USSB1827Intro
25%
Imposes various requirements on certain federally assisted infrastructure projects. The bill also creates infrastructure-related grant programs and establishes the Buy America Bureau. Such federally assisted infrastructure projects must (1) employ a ...
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2021-05-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1788Intro
25%
Provides additional appropriations after FY2021 for the expenses of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for taxpayer services, enforcement activities, and business systems modernization. The bill establishes new reporting requirements for certain bank...
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2021-05-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1742Intro
25%
Prohibits any sums in the Thrift Savings Fund from being invested in a security that is listed on an exchange in a jurisdiction in which the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is prevented from conducting the mandatory inspection or investigat...
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2021-05-20
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
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