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USHB5615Engross
50%
Directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to submit to Congress a plan to make federal assistance available to certain urban areas that previously received Urban Area Security Initiative funding to preserve homeland security capabilities...
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2022-09-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USSB1344Intro
25%
Redesignates the Pullman National Monument in Illinois as the Pullman National Historical Park. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements with interested parties to support collaborative interpretive and educational program...
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2022-09-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 508.
USSB874Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish a green transportation infrastructure program to provide competitive grants to states, local governments, and other entities for capital investments in electrified surface transportation inf...
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2022-08-04
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB3684PassAmong other provisions, this bill provides new funding for infrastructure projects, including for roads, bridges, and major projects; passenger and freight rail; highway and pedestrian safety; public transit; broadband; ports and waterways; airports;...
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2022-08-04
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
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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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 21.
USHB5221Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to confer with urban Indian organizations regarding health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives living in urban areas. Currently, only the Indian Health Service (IHS) is required to c...
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2022-07-20
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2308Intro
25%
Modifies grants available through the Department of Transportation (DOT) that support the development, expansion, and improvement of fixed guideway transportation systems (e.g., light rail and bus rapid transit). The modifications include (1) countin...
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2022-07-12
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2510Intro
25%
Provides statutory authority for, and otherwise revises, the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Program to improve the capacity of the United States to prepare for, adapt to, and mitigate health risks of extreme heat. The Office of Oc...
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2022-06-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2150Intro
25%
Directs the Departments of the Interior and Agriculture and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to jointly establish a commission to study and make recommendations to improve federal policies relating to wildland fire prevention, mitigatio...
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2022-06-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 427.
USSB4384Intro
25%
Provides resources to expand educational programs in American civics and history, including by establishing grant and fellowship programs, reauthorizing various programs, and creating the Civics Secures Democracy Fund. First, the bill authorizes the ...
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2022-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR1106Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and welcomes official representatives from the governments of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam to a...
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2022-05-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2626Intro
25%
Redesignates the Pullman National Monument in Illinois as the Pullman National Historical Park. The Department of the Interior may enter into cooperative agreements with interested parties to support collaborative interpretive and educational program...
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2022-04-06
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2365Intro
25%
Increases the federal share of certain grants that support states and localities with planning and related activities for public transportation projects in areas with a lower population density or a lower average income than surrounding areas.
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2022-04-06
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development. Hearings held.
USHB6989Intro
25%
To address the homelessness and housing crises, to move toward the goal of providing for a home for all Americans, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB3788Intro
25%
A bill to address the homelessness and housing crises, to move toward the goal of providing for a home for all Americans, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-08
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR937Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it is the duty of the federal government to carry out specified actions, including enacting a balanced budget amendment and abolishing the Department of Education.
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2022-02-23
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR918Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes that the Harlem Renaissance represented a pivotal moment in American history for African Americans and the African diaspora community of intellectuals, artists, performers, writers, poets, and musicians whose works of polit...
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2022-02-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1848Intro
25%
Establishes several programs and incentives to modernize the nation's communications, drinking water, energy, transportation, health care, and other related infrastructure. For example, the bill provides incentives to make broadband internet more acc...
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2022-01-20
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81.
USSB2258Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior to establish the Parks, Jobs, and Equity Program to support park development and delivery of recreation services, and in so doing, help create or preserve jobs, and provide economic stimulus in communities impac...
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2021-12-02
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB5724Intro
25%
Directs the President to convene a conference to make policy recommendations for ending hunger, creating sustainable markets for agricultural producers, and improving nutrition and the resiliency of the food system. The bill also requires specified c...
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2021-11-03
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB3064Intro
25%
Directs the President to convene a conference to make policy recommendations for ending hunger, creating sustainable markets for agricultural producers, and improving nutrition and the resiliency of the food system. The bill also requires specified c...
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2021-10-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3058Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security. The bill provides appropriations for Departmental Management, Operations, Intelligence, and Oversight, including the Office of the Secretary and Executive Management; the Managem...
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2021-10-25
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB2336Intro
25%
Establishes two Health, Opportunity, and Personal Empowerment (HOPE) pilot projects to improve economic security for individuals who meet income or other requirements. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Agriculture, ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2856Intro
25%
Establishes reporting requirements related to the use of surveillance technology by law enforcement agencies in major metropolitan areas. The term major metropolitan area means an area with at least 250,000 residents. Specifically, the bill requires ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSR415Intro
25%
This resolution designates the week beginning on October 10, 2021, as National Wildlife Refuge Week. The resolution acknowledges the importance of national wildlife refuges for their recreational opportunities and contribution to local economies. Fin...
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2021-10-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6993; text: CR S7004-7005)
USHB5296Intro
25%
Provides statutory authority for, and otherwise revises, the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Program to improve the capacity of the United States to prepare for, adapt to, and mitigate health risks of extreme heat. The Office of Oc...
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2021-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4082Intro
25%
Directs the Departments of the Interior and Agriculture and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to jointly establish a commission to study and make recommendations to improve federal policies relating to wildland fire prevention, mitigatio...
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2021-07-28
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB1797Intro
25%
Expands the authority of the Indian Health Service (IHS) to make funds available for urban Indian organizations to renovate, construct, or expand urban Indian health facilities. Specifically, the bill authorizes the IHS to (1) make funds available fo...
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2021-07-21
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 117-71.
USHB3496Intro
25%
Expands the authority of the Indian Health Service (IHS) to make funds available for urban Indian organizations to renovate, construct, or expand urban Indian health facilities. Specifically, the bill authorizes the IHS to (1) make funds available fo...
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2021-07-20
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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
USHB3999Intro
25%
Prohibits the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) from establishing, for purposes of designating areas as metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs), a minimum population for the urban area of such MSA that is more than 50,000. The OMB may, for statisti...
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2021-06-17
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1431Intro
25%
Prohibits the Office of Management and Budget from raising the minimum urban area population to qualify a metropolitan statistical area from 50,000.
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2021-06-15
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB2241Intro
25%
Requires the Departments of the Interior and Agriculture, in coordination with other relevant federal agencies, to enter into an interagency agreement establishing a Civilian Climate Corps, to be operated in accordance with the National and Community...
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2021-06-15
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB2057Intro
25%
Prohibits the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) from establishing, for purposes of designating areas as metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs), a minimum population for the urban area of such MSA that is more than 50,000. The OMB may, for statisti...
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2021-06-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2639Intro
25%
S establishes a variety of requirements and incentives to plant trees and conduct other land management practices for the purposes of capturing and storing carbon in domestic and international trees and forests. Additionally, the bill provides incent...
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2021-06-15
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2534Intro
25%
Provides funding and incentives for states, Indian tribes, local governments, and other entities to carry out climate stewardship practices, including farm and ranch conservation practices, reforestation projects, and wetland restoration projects. Fo...
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2021-06-08
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB2361Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish the Rural Innovation and Partnership Administration and the Rural Future Partnership Fund to provide five-year renewable rural partnership block grants to certified rural regions to implement ...
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2021-06-07
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2477Intro
25%
Provides for support to maintain urban forests. The Department of Agriculture (USDA) shall establish a grant program to be known as the Tree City USA Grant Program to provide competitive grants to qualifying local governments to enhance and maintain ...
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2021-06-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3424Intro
25%
Establishes a task force and requires the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to take specified measures to respond to and prevent zoonotic (animal-to-human) disease outbreaks. Specifically, the bill establis...
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2021-05-28
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights
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
USHB3341Intro
25%
Addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, innovation, and resiliency programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). It also sets forth requirements for the operation of railroad freight cars in ...
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2021-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB3220Intro
25%
Establishes the Restore Employment in Natural and Environmental Work Conservation Corps program within the Department of the Interior and Department of Agriculture under which participants must implement eligible projects (e.g., planting trees or con...
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2021-05-14
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB1581Intro
25%
Directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to carry out a pilot program to make grants to local governments to (1) enhance the production of maps relating to urban flooding and associated property damage; and (2) increase the availability...
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2021-05-12
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2852Intro
25%
Establishes incentives and related requirements to encourage the manufacture and use of electric, fuel-efficient, or zero-emission vehicles. For example, the bill directs the Department of Energy to establish a program to provide rebates for expenses...
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2021-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USSB1370Intro
25%
Establishes the Restore Employment in Natural and Environmental Work Conservation Corps program within the Department of the Interior and Department of Agriculture under which participants must implement eligible projects (e.g., planting trees or con...
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2021-04-26
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2769Intro
25%
Establishes in the Treasury an Intercity Passenger Rail Trust Fund designed to ensure a safe, sustainable, convenient transportation option for the people of the United States. Amounts in the fund may be used by the Department of Transportation to aw...
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSR169Intro
25%
This resolution honors the life and legacy of William Robert "Bobby" "Slick" Leonard and his dedication to basketball. The resolution recognizes (1) the historical, economical, and cultural significance and impact that Leonard had on the city of Indi...
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2021-04-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2134; text: CR S2128-2129)
USSB1223Intro
25%
Extends authority through FY2022 for the Department of Transportation (DOT) to distribute formula funding for certain programs using the 2000 Census for areas that lost their urbanized area designation because their population fell below 50,000 after...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1181Intro
25%
Establishes two Health, Opportunity, and Personal Empowerment (HOPE) pilot projects to improve economic security for individuals who meet income or other requirements. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Agriculture, ...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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