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USHB995Engross21st Century Respect Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to change the terminology used to describe the racial background or place of origin of people in regulations concerning: (1) ...
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2018-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 513.
USHB2EngrossAgriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 This bill (commonly known as the farm bill) reauthorizes through FY2023 and modifies Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs that address: commodity support, conservation, trade and international food aid, nutr...
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2018-06-29
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB8EngrossWater Resources Development Act of 2018
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2018-06-26
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 488.
USHB6EngrossSUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act This bill makes several changes to state Medicaid programs to address opioid and substance use dis...
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2018-06-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 485.
USHB5477IntroRural DOCS Act Rural Development of Opioid Capacity Services Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to carry out a demonstration project to provide an enhanced federal matching rate for state Medicaid expenditures r...
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 566.
USSB3048IntroExamining Opioid Treatment Infrastructure Act of 2018
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2018-06-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5911IntroArctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB3314Intro100 by '50 Act This bill calls for the United States to aggressively reduce carbon pollution as rapidly as practicable and achieve 100% clean and renewable energy by 2050. It provides financial support (e.g., grant programs and loans) for clean and r...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USSB1400IntroSafeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to double the maximum prison term (from 5 years to 10 years) for persons convicted of selling, purchasing, using for profit, or transporting for sale or prof...
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2018-05-16
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1756IntroRebuild America Now Act
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2018-05-15
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB4069IntroTo amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to clarify the treatment of authentic Alaska Native articles of handicraft containing nonedible migratory bird parts, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to provide that nothin...
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2018-05-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 520.
USHB5785IntroJobs and Justice Act of 2018
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2018-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB211IntroChugach Region Lands Study Act This bill requires the Department of the Interior, in coordination with the Department of Agriculture, to identify at least 500,000 acres of economically viable federal land that may be exchanged with the Chugach Alaska...
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2018-04-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSR401IntroA resolution designating May 5, 2018 as the "National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls". Designates May 5, 2018, as the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls.
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2018-04-25
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2443)
USSB772PassAshlynne Mike AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the PROTECT Act to reauthorize the AMBER Alert grant program for FY2019. The bill also modifies the program to: add, as a new purpose area, the integration of tribal AMBER Aler...
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2018-04-13
Became Public Law No: 115-166.
USSB825EngrossSoutheast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Land Transfer Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to convey specified property in Sitka, Alaska, to the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium for u...
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2018-04-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 472.
USSB269EngrossA bill to provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Tanana Tribal Council located in Tanana, Alaska, and to the Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation located in Dillingham, Alaska, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Depa...
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2018-03-30
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USHB3864IntroNative American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2018-03-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 449.
USHB4761IntroCompact Impact Relief Act
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2018-02-08
To House Nutrition Committee
USSB1481IntroAlaska Native Claims Settlement Improvement Act of 2017 This bill revises provisions concerning Alaska Natives claims to land and Alaska Native regional, village, or urban corporations. The bill amends the Barrow Gas Field Transfer Act of 1984 to req...
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2018-02-07
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB231IntroCanyon Village Land Conveyance Act This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to require the Department of the Interior to convey to Kian Tr'ee Corporation, an Alaska Native village corporation, for the Native village of Canyon Village,...
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2018-02-06
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1PassTax Cuts and Jobs Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) to reduce tax rates and modify policies, credits, and deductions for individuals and businesses. It also establishes an oil and gas leasing program for the Coastal Plain of the Ar...
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2017-12-22
Became Public Law No: 115-97. (TXT | PDF)
USSB245EngrossIndian Tribal Energy Development and Self-Determination Act Amendments of 2017 TITLE I--INDIAN TRIBAL ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AND SELF-DETERMINATION ACT AMENDMENTS (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to direct the Department of the I...
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2017-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USSB2184IntroVeterans Community Care and Access Act of 2017
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2017-12-01
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2666IntroAMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017 This bill amends the PROTECT Act to reauthorize the AMBER Alert grant program for FY2018. The bill also modifies the program to: make Indian tribes eligible for AMBER Alert grants, permit the use of grant fun...
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2017-11-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1IntroTax Cuts and Jobs Act Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Official Titles Official Titles - Senate Official Titles as Introduced An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of ...
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2017-11-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 269.
USSB1941IntroA bill to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to clarify the treatment of authentic Alaska Native articles of handicraft containing nonedible migratory bird parts, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to provide that...
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2017-10-05
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1460IntroEnergy and Natural Resources Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Conservation and Production Act, the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, and the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 with respect to energy efficiency for sectors such as b...
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2017-09-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB3524IntroSettlement Trust Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax treatment of Alaska Native Settlement Trusts, to: (1) allow an Alaska Native Corporation to assign certain payments referenced in the Alaska ...
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2017-08-14
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB3602IntroReal Education for Healthy Youth Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in coordination with the Department of Education, to award grants for: (1) comprehensive sex education for adolescents, (2) comprehensi...
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2017-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3211IntroSafeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to double the maximum prison term (from 5 years to 10 years) for persons convicted of selling, purchasing, using for profit, or transporting for sale or prof...
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2017-08-03
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1698IntroSettlement Trust Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax treatment of Alaska Native Settlement Trusts, to: (1) allow an Alaska Native Corporation to assign certain payments referenced in the Alaska ...
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2017-08-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1653IntroReal Education for Healthy Youth Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in coordination with the Department of Education, to award grants for: (1) comprehensive sex education for adolescents, (2) comprehensi...
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2017-07-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1418IntroTo amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to provide that Alexander Creek, Alaska, is and shall be recognized as an eligible Native village under that Act, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to rec...
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2017-07-26
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USSB785IntroAlaska Native Veterans Land Allotment Equity Act This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to revise provisions regarding land allotments for Alaska Native Vietnam veterans. Eligibility is expanded to include all Alaska Native veterans...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1149IntroA bill to amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to repeal a provision limiting the export of timber harvested from land conveyed to the Kake Tribal Corporation under that Act. This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to revise...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB3147IntroAMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017 This bill amends the PROTECT Act to reauthorize the AMBER Alert grant program for FY2018. The bill also modifies the program to: make Indian tribes eligible for AMBER Alert grants, permit the use of grant fun...
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2017-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB987Intro100 by '50 Act This bill calls for the United States to aggressively reduce carbon pollution as rapidly as practicable and achieve 100% clean and renewable energy by 2050. It provides financial support (e.g., grant programs and loans) for clean and r...
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2017-07-11
Star Print ordered on the bill.
USHB3130IntroINSPIRE Act International & National Service Promotion to Ignite Renewed Engagement Act
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2017-06-30
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB1483IntroANCSA Shee Atika Land Exchange Settlement Act This bill declares that consideration received by the urban Native corporation of Shee Atika under the agreement between Shee Atika and the United States must be treated as the receipt of land or interest...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1491IntroANCSA Unrecognized Community Landless Natives Authorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to permit the Alaska Native residents of each of the Alaska Native villages of Haines, Ketchikan, Petersburg, Tenakee, an...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1482IntroANCSA Shishmaref Emergency Access Easement Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of the Interior to grant the Shishmaref Native Corporation, an Alaska Native village corporation, an easement that crosses the Bering Land Bridge National Monume...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1492IntroANCSA Thirteenth Regional Corporation Reincorporation Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Interior to convene a meeting of the shareholders of the thirteenth Alaska Native regional corporation, which is for Alaska Natives who are not res...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1486IntroANCSA Barrow Sand and Gravel Access Act of 2017 This bill amends the Barrow Gas Field Transfer Act of 1984 to require the Department of the Interior to convey to the Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation (UIC), an Alaska Native village corporation, sand and ...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1495IntroANCSA Fractional Shares Consolidation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to allow Alaska Native regional corporations to issue a full share of any class of stock, for no consideration, in exchange for a fractional sh...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1484IntroANCSA Admiralty Island Land Exchange Finalization Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to convey specified land to the Sealaska Corporation, an Alaska Native regional corporation, if the corporation relinquishes a speci...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1493IntroANCSA Chugach Alaska Land Exchange Study Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture, in coordination with the Department of the Interior, to conduct a study that identifies the impacts on the land of the Chugach Alaska Corporation (...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1496IntroANCSA Corporation Reinstatement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to allow Alaska Native village corporations to reincorporate after they are involuntarily dissolved if the successor corporation has received all or ...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1485IntroANCSA Cook Inlet Region Land Conveyance Finalization Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of the Interior to convey to Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI), an Alaska Native regional corporation, land CIRI selects from specified areas to satisfy i...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
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