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USSB3683IntroCOVID-19 Accountability Act
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2020-05-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6761IntroMurder Hornet Eradication Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to establish a program to provide financial assistance to states for management, research, and public education activities necessary to (1) eradicate the Asian gia...
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2020-05-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB3656IntroGlobal Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3669IntroCOVID-19 International Response and Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6599IntroCOVID Research Act of 2020 Computing Opportunities to Vanquish Infectious Diseases Research Act of 2020 This bill requires the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the Department of Energy (DOE) to undertake specified actions related to...
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2020-04-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR922IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all nations should permanently close live wildlife markets and that the People's Republic of China should cease spreading disinformation regarding the origins of coronavirus.
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2020-04-20
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 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. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families 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. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB3723IntroDesalination Development Act
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 13 - 10.
USHB6024IntroNative Plant Species Pilot Program Act of 2020 This bill establishes a pilot program for native plant species and a study on the cost-effectiveness of using native plant materials to carry out land management activities on federal lands. The National...
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2020-03-09
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB2166IntroGlobal Health Security Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to create the Global Health Security Agenda Interagency Review Council to implement the Global Health Security Agenda, an initiative launched by nearly 30 nations to address global in...
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2020-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5715IntroPetfax Act of 2020
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2020-02-13
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHR794IntroSupporting the designation of January 2020 as "National One Health Awareness Month" to promote awareness of organizations focused on public health, animal health, and environmental health collaboration throughout the United States and to recognize th...
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2020-01-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3150IntroNative Plant Species Pilot Program Act of 2020 This bill establishes a pilot program for native plant species and a study on the cost-effectiveness of using native plant materials to carry out land management activities on federal lands. The National...
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2020-01-06
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR462IntroA resolution designating January 2020 as "National One Health Awareness Month" to promote awareness of organizations focused on public health, animal health, and environmental health collaboration throughout the United States and to recognize the cri...
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2019-12-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S7236; text: CR S7215)
USHB5362IntroSpittlebug Act This bill authorizes the Department of Agriculture to provide competitive research and extension grants to (1) develop and disseminate science-based tools and treatments to combat the insect known as the spittlebug (Cercopoidea); and (...
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2019-12-09
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB823EngrossColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act This bill provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wildern...
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2019-10-31
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4755IntroSafe Food Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Food Safety Administration (FSA) as an independent agency to administer and enforce food safety laws. The functions of specified federal agencies that relate to the administration or enforcement of food...
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2019-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4340IntroSALAMANDER Act of 2019 Supporting Activities & Leadership Abroad to Move Amphibians Nearing Decline or Extinction to Recovery Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4341IntroCritically Endangered Animals Conservation Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4296IntroSafe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2019
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2019-09-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4160IntroRestoring Resilient Reefs Act of 2019 This bill addresses the conservation and sustainability of coral reef ecosystems. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Coral Reef Conservation Program; directs the National Oce...
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB1919IntroDEER Act Detection, Enhanced Education, and Response Act of 2019 This bill addresses chronic wasting disease, which is a transmissible disease that afflicts deer, elk, and moose populations. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Agricultu...
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB1572IntroBotanical Sciences and Native Plant Materials Research, Restoration, and Promotion Act
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2019-07-18
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3244IntroInvasive Species Prevention and Forest Restoration Act This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to award competitive grants to certain institutions for research to promote the restoration of tree species affected by non-native plant pes...
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2019-06-28
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB1995IntroSafe Food Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Food Safety Administration (FSA) as an independent agency to administer and enforce food safety laws. The functions of specified federal agencies that relate to the administration or enforcement of food...
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2019-06-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2588IntroOxybenzone and Octinoxate Impact Study Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to study the impact of oxybenzone and octinoxate (chemicals commonly found in sunscreens) on public health and the environment, including marine...
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2019-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB1371IntroOxybenzone and Octinoxate Impact Study Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to study the impact of oxybenzone and octinoxate (chemicals commonly found in sunscreens) on public health and the environment, including marine...
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2019-05-08
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2099IntroWildlife VET Act Wildlife Veterinarians Employment and Training Act
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB2358Intro21st Century Civilian Conservation Corps Act This bill authorizes the President, until the end of FY2022, to establish and operate a Civilian Conservation Corps to employ unemployed or underemployed U.S. citizens in the construction, maintenance, and...
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2019-04-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1578IntroPlum Island Preservation Act of 2019 This bill repeals provisions requiring the sale of federal property and assets supporting the Department of Homeland Security's Plum Island Animal Disease Center in New York. The property and assets subject to the...
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2019-03-26
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB1326IntroACCESS Act Authorizing Critical Conservation and Enabling Sportsmen and Sportswomen Act This bill reauthorizes, authorizes, and establishes entities and activities for the conservation of fish and wildlife and opportunities for hunting and recreation...
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2019-03-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1337IntroSaving America's Pollinators Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a Pollinator Protection Board to develop an independent review process for pesticides that pose a threat to pollinators and their habit...
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2019-03-13
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB689IntroChronic Wasting Disease Management Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to support state and tribal efforts to address chronic wasting disease. The transmissible disease afflicts deer, elk, and moose populations. In addition, U...
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2019-03-06
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1042IntroPREPARED Act Providing Responsible Emergency Plans for Animals at Risk of Emerging Disasters Act This bill establishes requirements governing the care of animals by entities, such as zoos, in emergencies or disasters. Specifically, the bill requires ...
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB613IntroDEER Act Detection, Enhanced Education, and Response Act of 2019 This bill addresses chronic wasting disease, which is a transmissible disease that afflicts deer, elk, and moose populations. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Agricultu...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1201IntroClimate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2019
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2019-02-14
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB519IntroPlum Island Conservation Act This bill repeals provisions requiring the sale of federal property and assets supporting the Department of Homeland Security's Plum Island Animal Disease Center in New York.
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2019-02-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB691IntroProven Wildfire Reduction Techniques Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of Agriculture, for National Forest System lands, and the Department of the Interior, for public lands, to carry out insect and disease treatment programs in qualifi...
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2019-02-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB382IntroChronic Wasting Disease Transmission in Cervidae Study Act This bill requires the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and the U.S. Geological Survey to contract the National Academy of Sciences to study the predominant pathways and mechanisms ...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB648EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration...
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2019-01-28
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 16.
USSB241IntroColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act This bill provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wildern...
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2019-01-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB181IntroComprehensive National Mercury Monitoring Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a national mercury monitoring program. Under the program, the EPA must track and report on long-term changes of mercury concentrat...
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2019-01-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB21EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencie...
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2019-01-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 5.
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