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USSB2093IntroA bill to expand Americans' access to the ballot box, reduce the influence of big money in politics, strengthen ethics rules for public servants, and implement other anti-corruption measures for the purpose of fortifying our democracy, and for other ...
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2021-06-22
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 50. Record Vote Number: 246. (CR S4685)
USSB904IntroDirects the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and disseminat...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB1735IntroCreates a four-year safe harbor from antitrust laws for print, broadcast, or digital news companies to collectively negotiate with online content distributors (e.g., social media companies) regarding the terms on which the news companies' content may...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSB1IntroAddresses 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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2021-05-11
Committee on Rules and Administration. Failed to report favorably.
USSB1169IntroA bill to address issues involving the People's Republic of China.
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2021-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 54.
USHB1783IntroTo make high-speed broadband internet service accessible and affordable to all Americans, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB959IntroDirects multi-agency efforts to improve maternal health, particularly among racial and ethnic minority groups, veterans, and other vulnerable populations. It also addresses maternal health issues related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). ...
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1602EngrossTo direct the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission to jointly establish a digital asset working group, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-22
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB971IntroRequires the National Institutes of Health to fund research regarding the effects of media on infants, children, and adolescents. Such research must examine the impact of media (e.g., social media, television, video games) on cognitive, physical, and...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB893IntroSupports the use of technology to improve, and address disparities in, maternal health outcomes. Specifically, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation may test telehealth models to screen and treat common pregnancy-related complications for M...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB919IntroImposes various duties on online service providers with respect to their handling of individual-identifying data that can be reasonably linked to a specific user.Specifically, online service providers have a duty to (1) reasonably secure such data fr...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2161IntroRequires the National Institutes of Health to fund research regarding the effects of media on infants, children, and adolescents. Such research must examine the impact of media (e.g., social media, television, video games) on cognitive, physical, and...
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2021-03-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2043IntroReplaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-03-18
[Hearing: Jun 29 @ 9:00 am]
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB857IntroReplaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB745IntroA bill to make high-speed broadband internet service accessible and affordable to all Americans, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1848IntroTo rebuild and modernize the Nation's infrastructure to expand access to broadband and Next Generation 9-1-1, rehabilitate drinking water infrastructure, modernize the electric grid and energy supply infrastructure, redevelop brownfields, strengthen ...
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2021-03-12
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB1EngrossAddresses 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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2021-03-11
Received in the Senate.
USHB1841IntroRequires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to establish grant programs for promoting digital equity, supporting digital inclusion activities, and building capacity for state-led efforts to increase adoption of broadband b...
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2021-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB673IntroCreates a four-year safe harbor from antitrust laws for print, broadcast, or digital news companies to collectively negotiate with online content distributors (e.g., social media companies) regarding the terms on which the news companies' content may...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1628IntroTo amend the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to exclude digital tokens from the definition of a security, to direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to enact certain regulatory changes regarding digital units secu...
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2021-03-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB337IntroRevises the disclaimer requirements for informational materials transmitted by agents of foreign principals. Specifically, the bill requires that, when such an agent posts information in support of a foreign principal on an online platform, the agent...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1550IntroSupports efforts to increase human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates and otherwise prevent and treat cervical cancer and other cancers associated with that virus. Specifically, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) must educate th...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB338IntroTemporarily permits digital marketplace companies (e.g., Lyft, DoorDash, Airbnb, etc.) to provide benefits to workers during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic without such actions establishing those workers as employees or indepe...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB346IntroDirects multi-agency efforts to improve maternal health, particularly among racial and ethnic minority groups, veterans, and other vulnerable populations. It also addresses maternal health issues related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). ...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1171IntroTo amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require the sponsors of certain general public political advertisements to include in the advertisements information on the persons who provided the funding for such advertisements, and for other ...
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2021-02-18
To House Administration Committee
USHB1063IntroTemporarily permits digital marketplace companies (e.g., Lyft, DoorDash, Airbnb, etc.) to provide benefits to workers during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic without such actions establishing those workers as employees or indepe...
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2021-02-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB326IntroRequires the Department of Commerce to conduct a biennial assessment and analysis regarding the contribution of the digital economy to the U.S. economy. In conducting this assessment, Commerce must consider the impact of (1) the deployment and adopti...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1003IntroProvides funds for library services and technology. These funds may be used for maintaining and enhancing library operations and services, offering greater access to technology (e.g., purchasing and lending hotspots and other technology), and ensurin...
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2021-02-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB989IntroRequires an online platform that displays a qualified political advertisement to (1) display with the advertisement a visible notice that identifies the sponsor of the advertisement, and (2) ensure that the notice continues to display if a viewer of ...
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2021-02-11
To House Administration Committee
USHB990IntroRequires certain entities (i.e., television and radio broadcasting stations, providers of cable and satellite television, and online platforms) to make reasonable efforts to ensure that political advertisements are not directly or indirectly purchase...
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2021-02-11
To House Administration Committee
USHB937IntroSupports the use of technology to improve, and address disparities in, maternal health outcomes. Specifically, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation may test telehealth models to screen and treat common pregnancy-related complications for M...
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB284IntroProvides funds for library services and technology. These funds may be used for maintaining and enhancing library operations and services, offering greater access to technology (e.g., purchasing and lending hotspots and other technology), and ensurin...
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2021-02-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB849IntroRevises provisions regarding the release of scientific research results by federal agencies. Each agency that funds, conducts, or oversees scientific research must (1) adopt and enforce a scientific integrity policy that includes requirements such as...
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2021-02-04
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
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