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USHB4348IntroPAW and FIN Conservation Act of 2019 Protect America's Wildlife and Fish In Need of Conservation Act of 2019 This bill nullifies the 2019 rules relating to the listing of endangered or threatened species and the designation of critical habitats. Amon...
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2020-08-07
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 376.
USHB3682IntroLand Grant and Acequia Traditional Use Recognition and Consultation Act
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2020-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
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.
USHB7612IntroDepartment of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of the Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and related agencies. The bill provides app...
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2020-07-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 360.
USHB7303IntroOpen Back Better Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4060IntroOpen Back Better Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB6692IntroTo require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to continue to carry out certain programs relating to environmental justice, and for other purposes. This bill reauthorizes through FY2020 (1) the Environmental Justice Small Grants ...
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2020-05-12
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB6745IntroClean Water for All Act This bill nullifies the 2020 rule titled The Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Definition of "Waters of the United States," which describes the bodies of water that fall under federal jurisdiction and the scope of the Clean Wa...
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2020-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB3680IntroA bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to continue to carry out certain programs relating to environmental justice, and for other purposes. This bill reauthorizes through FY2020 (1) the Environmental Justice Small ...
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2020-05-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB6637IntroHealth Equity and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6625IntroCRUISE Integrity Act Cruise Reform and Uniform Industry Standards Evoke Integrity Act This bill establishes requirements for cruise lines to receive federal funds and federal assistance, including a direct loan, loan guarantee, or tax credit. The bil...
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2020-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB6606IntroClean Skies Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate regulations that establish emission standards for greenhouse gases emitted from both new and in-service aircraft.
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2020-04-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6112IntroOil and Water Don't Mix Act of 2020
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2020-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB6023IntroCOMPOST Act Cultivating Organic Matter through the Promotion Of Sustainable Techniques Act
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2020-03-13
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5544IntroAmerican Innovation and Manufacturing Leadership Act of 2020
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2020-03-12
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 9 .
USSB3480IntroPFAS Testing and Treatment Act of 2020 Providing Financial Assistance to States for Testing and Treatment Act of 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR537IntroA resolution encouraging the Trump Administration to maintain protections under the National Environmental Policy Act and reverse ongoing administrative actions to weaken this landmark law and its protections for American communities. This resolution...
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2020-03-10
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5986IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5859IntroTrillion Trees Act
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2020-02-26
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB5435IntroAmerican Public Lands and Waters Climate Solution Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of the Interior and the Forest Service to reduce net greenhouse gas emissions from public lands. The bill increases royalties on fossil fuels produced fro...
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2020-02-26
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB5799IntroBridging Responsible Agricultural Conservation Efforts Act
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2020-02-13
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB5845IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020 This bill sets forth requirements related to waste and recycling collection systems for a variety of products and materials, including plastics. The bill makes certain producers of products (e.g., packagi...
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2020-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB3281IntroOriginal Recycling Bottle Act of 2020
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2020-02-12
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHCR89IntroEncouraging the Trump Administration to maintain protections under the National Environmental Policy Act and reverse ongoing administrative actions to weaken this landmark law and its protections for American communities. This concurrent resolution s...
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2020-02-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB3263IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020 This bill sets forth requirements related to waste and recycling collection systems for a variety of products and materials, including plastics. The bill makes certain producers of products (e.g., packagi...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3269IntroClean Economy Act of 2020
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2020-02-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5842IntroVoices for Environmental Justice Act This bill authorizes the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to award grants to eligible entities to participate in decisions impacting the health and safety of their communities in connection with an actual or ...
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2020-02-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR835IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Federal Government should establish a national goal of conserving at least 30 percent of the land and ocean of the United States by 2030. This resolution urges the federal government to es...
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB5430PassUnited States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act
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2020-01-29
Became Public Law No: 116-113. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3227IntroPrevent Future American Sickness Act of 2020
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2020-01-28
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5594IntroEMPOWERS Act of 2020 Ensuring Meaningful Petition Outreach While Enhancing Rights of States Act of 2020
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2020-01-17
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB5580IntroBring ESA Into the 21st Century Act
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2020-01-16
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHR797IntroEncouraging the Environmental Protection Agency to maintain and strengthen requirements under the Clean Water Act and reverse ongoing administrative actions to weaken this landmark law and protections for United States waters. This resolution encoura...
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2020-01-15
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB4723IntroFish Act of 2019 Salmon Focused Investments in Sustainable Habitats Act of 2019 This bill addresses identifying, restoring, and protecting salmon conservation areas in the United States. Specifically, the bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmosp...
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2020-01-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB535EngrossPFAS Action Act of 2019 This bill revises several environmental laws and requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS. These substances are man-made and may...
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2020-01-13
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5554IntroClean Federal Fleet Act of 2020
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2020-01-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5445IntroCritical Infrastructure Act of 2019 This bill (1) requires specified power administrations to disclose all estimated costs and factors affecting total power costs, such as costs for complying with environmental laws impacting the conservation of fish...
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2020-01-08
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB5540IntroPFAS Transparency Act The bill requires an industrial entity that introduces perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS, into wastewater treatment systems to provide specified advance notices to such systems, including...
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2020-01-07
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB5550IntroPFAS Safe Disposal Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate the disposal procedures for materials containing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (commonly referred to as PFAS) or aqueous film forming foam. Thes...
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2020-01-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5539IntroClean Water Standards for PFAS Act of 2020
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2020-01-06
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB5454IntroFairness for Landowners Facing Eminent Domain Act This bill addresses the use of eminent domain by the holder of a certificate of public convenience and necessity to acquire land or property with respect to the construction and operation of a natural...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USSB704IntroEuropean Energy Security and Diversification Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to prioritize assistance to develop energy infrastructure in Europe and Eurasia, in particular for projects involving the European Commission and count...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 331.
USSB3062IntroFRAC Act of 2019 Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2019 This bill revises requirements governing hydraulic fracturing operations under the Safe Drinking Water Act. Hydraulic fracturing or fracking is a process to extract und...
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2019-12-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5434IntroRPM Act of 2019 Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the modification of a vehicle's air emission controls for vehicles that are not legal for operation on a street or highway and are used solely for competition.
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2019-12-17
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB3052IntroUnited States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act
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2019-12-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5217IntroWOW Act Water Optimization for the West Act
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2019-12-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB2980IntroClean Water Standards for PFAS Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5113IntroGREENER Fuels Act Growing Renewable Energy through Existing and New Environmentally Responsible Fuels Act
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2019-11-26
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB5221Intro100% Clean Economy Act of 2019 This bill establishes requirements to reduce greenhouse gas pollution. Specifically, the bill sets a national goal of achieving a 100% clean economy (i.e., economy-wide, net-zero greenhouse gas emissions) by no later th...
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2019-11-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB5120IntroSAFER Pipelines Act of 2019 Safe, Accountable, Fair, and Environmentally Responsible Pipelines Act of 2019 This bill addresses pipeline safety with respect to natural gas and hazardous liquid pipelines. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes appro...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 32 - 26.
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