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USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USSB3414EngrossMajor Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to carry out specified major medical facility projects during FY2020. The bill also indicates the maximum amount that can be spent on each projec...
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2020-05-28
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6724IntroPublic Health Emergency Shelter Act of 2020 This bill authorizes additional grants under the Emergency Solutions Grants program to assist individuals and families experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness and to otherwise address needs arising fr...
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2020-05-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6613IntroIndo-Pacific Deterrence Initiative
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2020-04-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6142IntroBlack Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other agencies to address maternal health outcomes among minority populations. HHS must (1) establish task forces to address social det...
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2020-03-30
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB6336IntroIncreasing Hospital Capacity to Fight the Coronavirus Act of 2020 This bill allows unapproved capital expenses that are made by health care facilities during the public health emergency declared on January 31, 2020, relating to COVID-19 (i.e., corona...
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2020-03-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6362IntroPublic Health Emergency Shelter Act of 2020 This bill authorizes additional grants under the Emergency Solutions Grants program to assist individuals and families experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness and to otherwise address needs arising fr...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3723IntroDesalination Development Act
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 10.
USSB3436IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4891IntroWestern Water Security Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 14 - 11.
USSB3424IntroBlack Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other agencies to address maternal health outcomes among minority populations. HHS must (1) establish task forces to address social det...
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2020-03-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4351EngrossYes In My Backyard Act This bill requires certain Community Development Block Grant program recipients to submit to the Department of Housing and Urban Development information regarding their implementation of certain land-use policies (e.g., policie...
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2020-03-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB6070IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5187IntroHousing is Infrastructure Act of 2019
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2020-02-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 33 - 25.
USSB3349IntroBuilt to Last Act of 2020
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2020-02-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5994IntroBuilt to Last Act of 2020 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to identify and support research that enables a consistent, federal set of forward-looking long-term meteorological information that (1) models fut...
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2020-02-27
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB5859IntroTrillion Trees Act
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2020-02-26
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB5969IntroPublic Housing Fire Safety Act
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2020-02-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4230IntroCIT Act of 2019 Clean Industrial Technology Act of 2019
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5347IntroDisadvantaged Community Drinking Water Assistance Act
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB3269IntroClean Economy Act of 2020
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2020-02-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHCR80IntroRecognizing the need to improve physical access to many federally funded facilities for all people of the United States, particularly people with disabilities. This concurrent resolution recognizes the immense hardships that people with disabilities ...
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5709IntroClimate Resilient Communities Act This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to evaluate, and report to Congress on, the structural and economic impacts of climate resiliency at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), including re...
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB2425IntroCHP Support Act of 2019
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2020-01-28
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-209.
USHB5644IntroConstruction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2020 This bill prohibits the use of reverse auctions for awarding federal contracts for construction and design services. Generally, a reverse auction is one in which there are multiple sellers lo...
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2020-01-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5650IntroFederal Energy and Water Management Performance Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5545IntroNO EXHAUST Act of 2020 New Opportunities to Expand Healthy Air Using Sustainable Transportation Act of 2020
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2020-01-09
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB5558IntroUSA Electrify Forward Act
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2020-01-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5445IntroCritical Infrastructure Act of 2019
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2020-01-08
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB5547IntroManufactured Housing Community Preservation Act of 2020
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2020-01-07
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1434EngrossConstruction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the use of reverse auctions for awarding federal contracts for construction and design services. Generally, a reverse auction is one in which there are multiple sellers lo...
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2019-12-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1890IntroRenew America's Schools Act of 2019 This bill establishes a program under which the Department of Energy must award grants for energy improvements (e.g., renovations to install energy efficiency or renewable energy technologies, repairs to improve in...
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2019-12-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 383.
USSB3090IntroPublic Housing Fire Safety Act This bill creates a grant program, to be administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development, for public housing agencies to install automatic sprinkler systems in certain public housing projects.
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2019-12-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSCR30IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing the need to improve physical access to many federally funded facilities for all people of the United States, particularly individuals with disabilities. This concurrent resolution recognizes the importance of equal...
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2019-12-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5335IntroAmerican Energy Opportunity Act of 2019 This bill establishes a process for expediting and standardizing the permitting process for certain distributed energy systems. The bill defines such systems as equipment or materials installed in, on, or near ...
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2019-12-09
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB5356IntroFederal Labs Modernization Act of 2019
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2019-12-06
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB5244IntroHomes for All Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H9283)
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.
USHB1603IntroAlan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the manufacturing, processing, and distribution of asbestos or any mixture or article containing asbestos. The bill authorizes the President to grant exemptions from this prohibition if ...
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2019-11-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 47 - 1.
USHB5160IntroEnergy Efficient Commercial Buildings Act of 2019 This bill reinstates and extends that tax deduction for energy efficient commercial buildings through 2024. It also increases the maximum allowable amount of such deduction. The bill modifies American...
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2019-11-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5166IntroMechanical Insulation Installation Incentive Act of 2019 This bill allows a tax credit for 10% of the labor costs of installing mechanical insulation property.
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2019-11-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHCR74IntroEncouraging the Architect of the Capitol to transition to the exclusive use of electricity derived from renewable energy sources to power the United States Capitol Complex by 2032. This concurrent resolution encourages the Architect of the Capitol to...
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2019-11-14
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB3996EngrossVA Design-Build Construction Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to utilize design-build selection procedures when seeking to enter a contract for the design and construction of a medical building or fac...
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2019-11-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4878IntroVETS Act Veterans Emergency Treatment Services Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to spend up to $300 million in FY2021 to construct a medical center in Jacksonville, Florida.
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2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB1804IntroHUD Manufactured Housing Modernization Act of 2019
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2019-11-07
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2662IntroGrowing American Innovation Now Act
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2019-11-06
Committee on Environment and Public Works. Hearings held.
USSB1874IntroBRIGHT Act Bulb Replacement Improving Government with High-Efficiency Technology Act This bill revises and sets forth provisions related to the procurement of lighting systems. The General Services Administration (GSA) shall (1) issue guidance to fed...
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2019-11-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 292.
USHB4951IntroSchool Security Enhancement Act This bill allows local educational agencies to use specified portions of Student Support and Academic Enrichment grants for planning and designing school buildings and facilities, installing infrastructure, and impleme...
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2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4898IntroRural Health Innovation Act of 2019
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2019-10-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4910IntroProtecting Our Conserved Lands Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the use of eminent domain to acquire certain land or property to construct, operate, or maintain a natural gas pipeline, including land that is subject to a conservation easement or other...
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2019-10-30
To House Subcommittee on Energy
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