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USHB3684Engross
50%
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 extends FY2021 enacted levels th...
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2021-10-01
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule XIX, further consideration of the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 3684 is postponed.
USHB5374Intro
25%
To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to provide for contributory liability for certain electronic commerce platforms for use of a counterfeit mark by a third party on such platforms, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 30 - 8.
USHB2891Intro
25%
Authorizes the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to initiate proceedings against parties to any agreement resolving or settling a patent infringement claim in connection with the sale of a drug or biological product. Such an agreement is presumed to hav...
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2021-09-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 13.
USSB297Engross
50%
Specifies that the Federal Trade Commission's regulation of the labeling of products as Made in the U.S.A. or Made in America supersedes any conflicting state laws.
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2021-09-17
Held at the desk.
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Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate.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)
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.
USSB2424Intro
25%
Requires the Department of the Treasury to make $250 million available (out of unobligated balances remaining from certain fees collected by Treasury) for the Corporation for Travel Promotion, also known as Brand USA.
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2021-08-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB2068Intro
25%
Permanently authorizes the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), requires the MBDA to promote and administer programs that assist the development of minority business enterprises (MBEs), and establishes the Minority Business Enterprises Adviso...
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2021-08-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1428Intro
25%
Authorizes the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to initiate proceedings against parties to any agreement resolving or settling a patent infringement claim in connection with the sale of a drug or biological product. Such an agreement is presumed to hav...
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2021-07-29
Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3128Intro
25%
Directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish the American Fisheries Advisory Committee to advise on an existing grant program to address the needs of fishing communities, optimize economic benefits by building and m...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB2434Intro
25%
Allows individual taxpayers a tax credit up to $250 in any taxable year for subscriptions to one or more local newspapers for the taxpayer's personal use. It also allows a local news journalist employer a payroll credit for wages paid to local news j...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4594Intro
25%
Requires the Department of the Treasury to make $250 million available (out of unobligated balances remaining from certain fees collected by Treasury) for the Corporation for Travel Promotion, also known as Brand USA.
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2021-07-22
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB1550Intro
25%
Supports efforts to increase human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates and otherwise prevent and treat cervical cancer and other cancers associated with that virus. Specifically, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) must educate th...
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2668Engross
50%
Authorizes the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to seek monetary relief in federal court from businesses that engage in unlawful commercial practices such as false advertising, consumer fraud, and anticompetitive conduct. Specifically, the FTC may seek...
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2021-07-21
Received in the Senate.
USHB4483Intro
25%
Directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to designate a coordinator within the Bureau of Consumer Protection to advise the FTC on preventing fraud targeting military veterans and service members and to assist the FTC in monitoring the market for ma...
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2021-07-19
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB4146Intro
25%
Prohibits commercial conversion therapy, which is a practice or treatment designed to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity or otherwise change behaviors, thoughts, or expressions related to gender or sexual attraction. This prohibi...
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2021-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2242Intro
25%
Prohibits commercial conversion therapy, which is a practice or treatment designed to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity or otherwise change behaviors, thoughts, or expressions related to gender or sexual attraction. This prohibi...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2689Intro
25%
To require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has the nece...
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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.
USHB3940Intro
25%
Allows individual and business taxpayers tax credits for the support of local newspapers and media. Specifically, individual taxpayers may claim an income tax credit up to $250 for a local newspaper subscription. The bill also allows local newspaper ...
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2021-06-16
To House Ways And Means 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
USHB3664Intro
25%
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for an exception from infringement for certain component parts of motor vehicles.
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2021-06-01
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1940Intro
25%
Requires the market name of genetically engineered (commonly called genetically modified or GMO) salmon to include Genetically Engineered or GE in front of the existing market name.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1913Intro
25%
Increases and establishes criminal penalties, which include imprisonment for up to one year, for an intentional violation of the prohibition on automated telephone marketing and messaging. In addition, a person may be imprisoned for up to three years...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR418Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the 100th anniversary of the launching of Wonder Bread in Indianapolis, Indiana, is a moment to celebrate U.S. heritage and the innovation of the people of the United States.
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2021-05-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1629Engross
50%
Limits which orphan drugs may be granted a market exclusivity period by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). (Generally, an orphan drug is one that is not economically viable because of the rarity of the disease that it treats. The sponsor of an F...
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2021-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2021Intro
25%
Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2021-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB1681Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to promote transportation career opportunities and improve diversity in the workforce.
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2021-05-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2862Engross
50%
Requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop, implement, and evaluate a national media campaign focused on suicide prevention.
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2021-05-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1628Intro
25%
Extends to minors (ages 12–16) privacy protections previously applicable only to children (ages 0–12) and otherwise establishes greater online privacy protections for children and minors. Specifically, the bill prohibits an operator of a website,...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1607Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to improve how the Department of Veterans Affairs discloses to individuals entitled to educational assistance from the Department risks associated with using such assistance at particular educationa...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1638Intro
25%
A bill to protect immigrant families, combat fraud, promote citizenship, and build community trust, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1645Intro
25%
Authorizes the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to create an expedited drug approval process specifically for drugs that are currently approved for sale in certain countries (i.e., a European Economic Area member country, Australia, Canada, Israel,...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB497Intro
25%
Directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish the American Fisheries Advisory Committee to advise on an existing grant program to address the needs of fishing communities, optimize economic benefits by building and m...
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2021-05-12
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB3051Intro
25%
Prohibits any e-liquid from having a concentration of nicotine higher than 20 milligrams per milliliter. (An e-liquid is a liquid intended for use with an electronic nicotine delivery system such as an e-cigarette or vape pen.) The Food and Drug Admi...
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2021-05-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1457Intro
25%
A bill to establish programs to address addiction and overdoses caused by illicit fentanyl and other opioids, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1516Intro
25%
A bill to amend titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to encourage travel and tourism, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1442Intro
25%
A bill to establish the Corporation for Career Pathways to promote pathways to unfilled and emerging job markets, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1439Intro
25%
Establishes additional procedures related to the market approval process for opioids. Under the bill, a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee must make recommendations regarding supplemental applications for opioids. Current law requi...
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2021-04-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3Intro
25%
Establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs. In particular, the bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to negotiate prices for certain drugs (current law prohibits HHS from doing...
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2021-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB2841Intro
25%
Generally prohibits an institution of higher education or a covered athletic organization (e.g., an athletic association, a conference, or an organization with authority over intercollegiate athletics) from restricting the ability of a student athlet...
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2021-04-27
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB2853Intro
25%
Modifies provisions related to market exclusivity for a generic drug. Currently, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) awards 180 days of exclusivity on the market to a first applicant to file a qualifying application for market approval of a generi...
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2021-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2831Intro
25%
Authorizes the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to approve certain applications to market a drug even if the drug's labeling lacks certain safety information. Specifically, an abbreviated application for approval of a generic drug shall not be inel...
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2021-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB850Intro
25%
Establishes name, image, likeness (NIL) and athletic reputation rights for college athletes. Specifically, the bill establishes a federal right for college athletes to market the use of their NIL or athletic reputation by prohibiting colleges and int...
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB2828Intro
25%
Prohibits the sale of any food that uses the market name of a dairy product (such as milk, yogurt, or cream cheese) unless the food (1) is the milk of a hooved animal, (2) is derived from such milk, or (3) contains such milk as a primary ingredient.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB19Intro
25%
Establishes and modifies several programs and requirements to address prescription drug prices. The bill modifies provisions under Medicare and Medicaid relating to prescription drug coverage and price transparency. Among other changes, the bill requ...
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2021-04-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB1346Intro
25%
Prohibits the sale of any food that uses the market name of a dairy product (such as milk, yogurt, or cream cheese) unless the food (1) is the milk of a hooved animal, (2) is derived from such milk, or (3) contains such milk as a primary ingredient.
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2021-04-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1255Intro
25%
A bill to require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has t...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1215Engross
50%
Expands activities to address mail, telephone, and internet fraud, particularly such scams targeting older adults. The bill establishes a Senior Scams Prevention Advisory Group, which must create model educational materials to educate employees of re...
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2021-04-19
Received in the Senate.
USSB1204Intro
25%
A bill to promote competition in digital markets, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2366Intro
25%
To establish programs to address addiction and overdoses caused by illicit fentanyl and other opioids, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
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