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USSB848PassRevises the service obligation verification process for the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program. For example, the bill provides a process for the Department of Education to reconsider and reverse the co...
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2021-10-13
Became Public Law No: 117-49.
USHB1456Intro
25%
To amend the Peace Corps Act to reauthorize the Peace Corps, better support current and returned volunteers, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5305PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-43.
USHB978Intro
25%
Requires federal agencies to develop and disclose safety plans that contain certain information for on-site employees and contractors during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill req...
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2021-09-29
UNANIMOUS CONSENT REQUEST - Mr. DeSaulnier asked unanimous consent that the ordering of the yeas and nays on the motion that the House suspend the rules and pass the bill H.R. 978 be vacated, to the end that the motion be considered as withdrawn. Agreed to without objection.
USHB1228Engross
50%
Provides for sanctions and aid related to the conflict in Libya. The bill provides statutory authority for an April 19, 2016, executive order imposing property- and visa-blocking sanctions on persons contributing to the violence in Libya. The Preside...
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2021-09-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2424Intro
25%
Directs the Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department of Agriculture to establish a program to award grants to states or state departments of agriculture to provide support to agricultural fairs for losses sustained by such fairs due to COVID-...
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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 93.
USHB5376Intro
25%
Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 94.
USSR384Intro
25%
A resolution designating the week of September 20 through September 24, 2021, as "Community School Coordinators Appreciation Week".
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2021-09-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6666-6667; text: CR S6679-6680)
USHR669Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of Community School Coordinators Appreciation Week.
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2021-09-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2776Intro
25%
A bill to clarify that the Secretary of Health and Human Services has authority to implement a residential eviction moratorium under the quarantine authority vested by the Public Health Service Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5307Intro
25%
To clarify that the Secretary of Health and Human Services has authority to implement a residential eviction moratorium under the quarantine authority vested by the Public Health Service Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR653Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the House of Representatives supports the goals of researching new interventions to prevent and treat malaria and encourages continued leadership by the United States to ensure that service member health is not jeopardi...
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2021-09-17
To House Foreign 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)
USHR634Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the contributions of small businesses in every U.S. community and supports the designation of National Small Business Week. Further, it supports efforts to provide small businesses with aid and assistance through certain pr...
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2021-09-10
To House Small Business Committee
USHB5003Intro
25%
To direct the Secretaries of Health and Human Services, Defense, and Veterans Affairs to end American over-dependence on Chinese pharmaceuticals by encouraging the growth of a robust domestic medicine supply chain for generic drugs, to empower the Fo...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB4670Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage and payment for certain tests and assistive telehealth consultations, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-08
To House Technology Modernization Subcommittee
USHB5169Intro
25%
To improve care furnished and to support the workforce in skilled nursing facilities under the Medicare program and in nursing facilities under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2317Intro
25%
To provide that United States citizens may not be discriminated against based on their COVID-19 vaccination status, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR618Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the 75th anniversary of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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2021-08-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR587Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the House of Representatives opposes adverse punishment or discharge that is not honorable for service members whose discharge results from choosing not to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
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2021-08-13
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR568Intro
25%
Expressing that the United States is obligated to permanently end the unhoused crisis by 2025 and uphold, protect, and enforce the civil and human rights of unhoused individuals, including the human rights to housing, universal health care, livable w...
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2021-08-13
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB5030Intro
25%
To improve diversity in clinical trials and data collection for COVID-19 and future public health threats to address social determinants of health.
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2021-08-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5021Intro
25%
Requires a state or jurisdiction that requires a vaccine passport or other documentation with respect to a COVID-19 vaccine to also require voter identification for federal elections.
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2021-08-13
To House Administration 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.
USSB610Engross
50%
Establishes grants and requires other activities to improve mental and behavioral health among health care providers. Specifically, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must award grants to hospitals, medical professional associations, a...
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2021-08-10
Held at the desk.
USSJR23Intro
25%
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention relating to "Temporary Halt in Residential Evictions in Communities with Su...
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2021-08-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR24Intro
25%
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention relating to "Temporary Halt in Residential Evictions in Communities with Su...
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2021-08-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR582Intro
25%
Impeaching Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas, Secretary of Homeland Security, for high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2021-08-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR584Intro
25%
This resolution supports the use and recognizes the importance of public health authorities, including those related to border protection and migration, in addressing COVID-19.
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2021-08-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2706Intro
25%
A bill to improve diversity in clinical trials and data collection for COVID-19 and future public health threats to address social determinants of health.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2691Intro
25%
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure adequate access to vaccines under the Medicaid program and the Vaccines for Children program, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2696Intro
25%
Requires a state or jurisdiction that requires a vaccine passport or other documentation with respect to a COVID-19 vaccine to also require voter identification for federal elections.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2694Intro
25%
A bill to improve care furnished and to support the workforce in skilled nursing facilities under the Medicare program and in nursing facilities under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5004Intro
25%
To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize rewards regarding the identification of credible information regarding the origins of COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2686Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit vaccination mandates for COVID-19.
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2021-08-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4960Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Energy to establish a civil nuclear credit program, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB2685Intro
25%
A bill to terminate any existing mask mandates imposed by the Federal Government, to prevent the implementation of new mask mandates, to preserve individual liberty, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2675Intro
25%
Provides an additional $48 billion in FY2021 for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund and designates specified amounts for fund administrative expenses and audits of grants made from the fund. The fund was established in response to COVID-19 to make gr...
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2021-08-07
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB4980Intro
25%
Directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to ensure that any individual traveling on a flight that departs from or arrives to an airport inside the United States or a U.S. territory is fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The TSA must al...
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2021-08-06
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB4979Intro
25%
To provide emergency loans to maintain access to essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4983Intro
25%
To prohibit elementary schools, secondary schools, and institutions of higher education that receive Federal funding from mandating COVID-19 vaccinations, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-06
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4968Intro
25%
To prohibit certain elected officials from receiving premium pay as eligible workers through the Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Fund.
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2021-08-06
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB2635Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to submit and implement a plan containing specified actionable strategies to eliminate the backlog of passport applications that is due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2622Intro
25%
A bill to amend title XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation services under such titles, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2640Intro
25%
A bill to establish a program for developing medical countermeasures for unknown viral threats.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR462Intro
25%
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the need to conduct a comprehensive investigation to determine the origins of COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4362Intro
25%
To prioritize the international distribution of COVID-19 vaccine doses, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4632Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to submit and implement a plan containing specified actionable strategies to eliminate the backlog of passport applications that is due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4792Intro
25%
To counter the malign influence and theft perpetuated by the People's Republic of China and the Chinese Communist Party.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USSR334Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of the first Monday in March as COVID-19 Victims and Survivors Memorial Day.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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