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USHB5376Engross
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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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2022-08-08
[Hearing: Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm]

Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB7334PassEstablishes a 10-year statute of limitations for criminal charges and civil enforcement against a borrower who engages in fraud with respect to certain COVID-19 economic injury disaster loan programs.
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2022-08-05
Signed by President.
USHB7776Engross
50%
Authorizes the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to carry out activities concerning water resources development projects, water supply and wastewater infrastructure, flood control, navigation, or ecosystem restoration, such as shoreline restoration. In ad...
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2022-07-28
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3771Engross
50%
Authorizes the Department of Health and Human Services to establish programs that support heart-disease research and awareness among communities disproportionately affected by heart disease, including the South Asian population of the United States. ...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7180Engross
50%
Directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to award competitive, merit-reviewed grants to eligible entities, including through the RAPID funding mechanism, to support interdisciplinary research on the disruption of regular cognitive processes asso...
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2022-07-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3630Intro
25%
Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of (1) standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments that are prescribed by a physician or other specified health care p...
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2022-07-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 336.
USSB552Intro
25%
Requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learn...
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 454.
USSB3502Intro
25%
Establishes an Office of Civil Rights, Equity, and Community Inclusion within the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The office shall be responsible for improving underserved community access to disaster assistance and improving the quality ...
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 450.
USHB6671Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that a member of the Armed Forces, granted a general discharge under honorable conditions on the sole basis that such member failed to obey a lawful order to receive a vaccine for COVID-19, is eligible...
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2022-07-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 13.
USHB1193Engross
50%
Expands research on valvular heart disease and its treatment. This disease is caused by damage to or disease affecting any valve that controls blood flow in the heart. The National Institutes of Health must consult with the National Heart, Lung, and ...
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2022-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 443.
USHB7585Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and others to undertake efforts to reduce health disparities. For example, the bill (1) requires more detailed reporting of demographic and health disparities data, including related to public...
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2022-06-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2938PassDesignates (1) the Federal Building and United States Courthouse located at 111 North Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the Joseph Woodrow Hatchett United States Courthouse and Federal Building; and (2) the U.S. Postal Service facility located...
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2022-06-25
Became Public Law No: 117-159.
USHB8237Intro
25%
Provides FY2023 appropriations for the legislative branch, including the House of Representatives and joint items such as the Joint Economic Committee, the Joint Committee on Taxation, the Office of the Attending Physician, and the Office of Congress...
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2022-06-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 297.
USHB7666Engross
50%
Reauthorizes through FY2027, expands, and modifies programs, grants, and activities that focus on mental and behavioral health. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes and modifies the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children with Seri...
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2022-06-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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.
USHB3967Engross
50%
Addresses health care, presumption of service-connection, research, resources, and other matters related to veterans who were exposed to toxic substances during military service. TITLE I--EXPANSION OF HEALTH CARE ELIGIBILITY Conceding Our Veterans' E...
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2022-06-16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3580PassRevises requirements governing ocean shipping to increase the authority of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to promote the growth and development of U.S. exports through an ocean transportation system that is competitive, efficient, and economic...
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2022-06-16
Became Public Law No: 117-146.
USSR682Intro
25%
This resolution designates June 15, 2022, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The resolution also designates June as Elder Abuse Awareness Month.
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2022-06-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3008; text: CR S3006-3007)
USHB8055Intro
25%
To require State educational agencies to hire and train school resource officers, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-15
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSR458Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). The resolution applauds UNICEF for the critical role it plays in protecting the rights and lives of vulnerable children around the wo...
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2022-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 409.
USHB8037Intro
25%
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide eligibility to elementary and secondary schools for certain security grants for target hardening and other security enhancements to protect against terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-14
To House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
USSB4384Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to support educational programs in civics and history, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7667Engross
50%
Reauthorizes Food and Drug Administration (FDA) user fee programs for certain drugs and devices, establishes requirements to increase diversity in clinical trials, and modifies requirements relating to the overall supply chain for drugs and devices. ...
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2022-06-09
Received in the Senate.
USHR1169Intro
25%
Requesting the President to transmit certain information to the House of Representatives relating to the proposed waiver of intellectual property commitments under the World Trade Organization Agreement on Trade- Related Aspects of Intellectual Prope...
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2022-06-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8008Intro
25%
To allow States and local educational agencies to use any remaining COVID-19 elementary and secondary school emergency relief funds for school security measures.
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2022-06-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4369Intro
25%
A bill to allow States and local educational agencies to use any remaining COVID-19 elementary and secondary school emergency relief funds for school security measures.
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2022-06-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8000Intro
25%
To provide incentives for States to recover fraudulently paid Federal and State unemployment compensation, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR1160Intro
25%
This resolution commends Sewa International USA and all its volunteers in chapters across America for their critical role in combating the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, India, and several other countries. The resolution also commends Sewa I...
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2022-06-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7979Intro
25%
To allow certain funds provided in response to the public health emergency with respect to COVID-19 to be made available for school security measures, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7723Intro
25%
To amend the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to extend the availability of paid leave for Federal employees for purposes relating to COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USSR661Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes that increased tensions between the United States and China and the COVID-19 pandemic have exposed severe vulnerabilities attributable to overreliance by the United States and other countries on supply chains based solely o...
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2022-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR662Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of May 2022 as Mental Health Awareness Month and declares mental health a national priority.
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2022-06-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2839; text: CR S2816-2817)
USSB4352Intro
25%
A bill to require a study on the effects of travel nurse agencies on the health industry during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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2022-06-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7936Intro
25%
To amend the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022 to modify the limitation on discharge of members of the Armed Forces solely on the basis of failure to obey a lawful order to receive a vaccine for COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-03
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7890Intro
25%
To prohibit unfair treatment of cadets and midshipmen who refuse to get the COVID-19 vaccine, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB7927Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of funds to propose amendments to the International Health Regulations, the Global Pandemic Treaty, or any other agreement among World Health Organization member states, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7907Intro
25%
To keep schools safe using unobligated Federal funds available to the Secretary of Education to respond to the coronavirus.
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2022-05-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1116Intro
25%
Provides federal workers' compensation to firefighters who contract certain illnesses as a result of their service. Specifically, the bill provides that (1) heart disease, lung disease, and specified cancers of federal employees employed in fire prot...
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2022-05-25
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3807Engross
50%
Addresses support for restaurants, arts and entertainment venues, and small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill provides an additional $42 billion in FY2021 for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund and gives priority to previous appl...
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2022-05-25
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 387.
USSB4231Intro
25%
A bill to support water infrastructure in Reclamation States, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-25
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held.
USSB4304Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit unfair treatment of cadets and midshipmen who refuse to get the COVID-19 vaccine, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-25
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB4008Intro
25%
Provides support for restaurants and other businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, the bill provides additional funding for the Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide grants to support the ongoing operations of eligible re...
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2022-05-19
Cloture on the motion to proceed not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 52 - 43. Record Vote Number: 192. (CR S2614)
USSB4282Intro
25%
Provides support for restaurants and other businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and extends the moratorium on the implementation of a Department of Health and Human Services rule related to prescription drug pricing. Specifically, the bill pr...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB7835Intro
25%
To require Executive agencies to submit to Congress a study of the impacts of expanded telework and remote work by agency employees during the COVID-19 pandemic and a plan for the agency's future use of telework and remote work, and for other purpose...
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2022-05-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB116Intro
25%
Requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission to report, and make available to the public, information about injuries and deaths from consumer products during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The report must be submitted every three months for...
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2022-05-18
By Senator Cantwell from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 117-111.
USSB115Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Commerce to study and report on the effects of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the travel and tourism industry, including considerations of changes in industry employment rates and business revenue...
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2022-05-18
By Senator Cantwell from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 117-110.
USSR643Intro
25%
This resolution designates the week of May 15-May 21, 2022, as National Police Week.
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2022-05-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2580-2581; text: CR S2591-2593)
USHB7820Intro
25%
Implements measures to support the U.S. travel and tourism industry. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Commerce to develop a 10-year travel and tourism strategy with annual goals for the number of international visitors to the United ...
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2022-05-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7786Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit certain authority of the Department of Health and Human Services to require individuals to wear a mask, a face covering, or any other accessory during domestic air travel, to require the refund of civil...
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2022-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7794Intro
25%
To require a particular jury instruction in Federal civil actions that include a claim for damages based on negligence arising from the transmission of COVID-19.
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2022-05-17
To House Judiciary Committee
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