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USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159.
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5986IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act This bill 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...
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2020-10-01
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USSCR47IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing that the climate crisis is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children, expressing the sense of Congress that renewed leadership by the United States is needed ...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHCR119IntroRecognizing that the climate crisis is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children; recognizing the importance of renewed leadership by the United States in addressing the climate crisis; and reco...
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2020-09-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8333IntroBUILDER Act of 2020 Building United States Infrastructure through Limited Delays and Efficient Reviews Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB3607IntroFossil Energy Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill expands Department of Energy (DOE) research, development, and demonstration programs for fossil energy. Specifically, the bill authorizes DOE programs regarding carbon capture technologies ...
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2020-09-17
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 410.
USHB8277IntroNuclear Plant Decommissioning Act of 2020
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2020-09-17
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB8297IntroAdvanced Recycling Research and Development Act of 2020
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2020-09-17
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSR693IntroA resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to implement an agenda to Transform, Heal, and Renew by Investing in a Vibrant Economy ("THRIVE").
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2020-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8258IntroSpent Nuclear Fuel Solutions Research and Development Act
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2020-09-15
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB4384IntroK2 Veterans Advocacy Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry to complete a study to identify and assess any causation or correlation b...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 546.
USHR1102IntroRecognizing the duty of the Federal Government to implement an agenda to Transform, Heal, and Renew by Investing in a Vibrant Economy ("THRIVE").
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2020-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB8231IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to ensure that removal and remedial actions relating to PFOS or PFOA contamination result in levels meeting or exceeding certain standards, and for other purposes.
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2020-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB8232IntroBATTERY Act of 2020 Bolster American Technology Through Expanding Recycling Yield Act of 2020
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2020-09-11
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB7991IntroBorder Water Quality Restoration and Protection Act of 2020
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2020-09-04
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB7827IntroClean Energy Innovation Funding Act of 2020
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2020-08-24
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB8049IntroStop Poisoning Florida Act
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2020-08-17
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB8019IntroClimate Equity Act of 2020 This bill requires the review and analysis of new legislation, regulation, or federal investments that are related to environmental or climate change issues and sets forth related requirements. The analysis must determine t...
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2020-08-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USSB4513IntroClimate Equity Act of 2020 This bill requires the review and analysis of new legislation, regulation, or federal investments that are related to environmental or climate change issues and sets forth related requirements. The analysis must determine t...
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2020-08-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7931IntroPFAS Interagency Research Coordination Strategy Act PIRCS Act
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2020-08-04
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB4398IntroVieques Recovery and Redevelopment Act of 2020 This bill provides a framework to compensate certain residents of the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, for the use of such island for military readiness. The bill sets forth provisions regarding award amo...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4401IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act This bill 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...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB7918IntroGet the Lead Out Act
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2020-07-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7575EngrossWater Resources Development Act of 2020
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USHB7866IntroPFAS Free Foam Research and Development Act
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2020-07-30
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7822IntroPublic Health Air Quality Act of 2020
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2020-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4369IntroPublic Health Air Quality Act of 2020
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2020-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB4352IntroBorder Water Quality Restoration and Protection Act of 2020
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2020-07-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB7450IntroPrevent Harmful Algal Blooms Act
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2020-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB7738IntroClimate-Resilient International Development Optimization Act
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB2718IntroWestern Water Security Act of 2019
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2020-07-22
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held.
USSB4280IntroPreventing HEAT Illness and Deaths Act of 2020 Preventing Health Emergencies And Temperature-related Illness and Deaths Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4277IntroGet Toxic Substances Out of Schools Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB7687IntroProtecting Firefighters from PFAS Act
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2020-07-21
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
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.
USHR1048IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Congress should enact the Poverty Bill of Rights to reaffirm the right of all Americans to live a life free from poverty and its impacts. This resolution expresses support for enactment of...
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2020-07-16
To House Oversight and Reform 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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2020-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB6637IntroHealth Equity and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB4168IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award additional funding through the Sanitation Facilities Construction Program of the Indian Health Service, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Health and Huma...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB7417IntroNational Security Resiliency and Sustainability Act of 2020
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2020-06-30
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7348IntroFederal PFAS Research Evaluation Act
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2020-06-25
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
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
USHB7304IntroClimate Action Planning for Ports Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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