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USHB2825EngrossDHS Authorization Act Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act DIVISION A--HOMELAND SECURITY TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY HEADQUARTERS Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 Subtitle A--H...
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2018-11-13
By Senator Johnson from Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-351.
USSB3021PassAmerica's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 This bill designates the U.S. courthouse at 300 South Fourth Street in Minneapolis, Minnesota, as the "Diana E. Murphy United States Courthouse."
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2018-10-23
Became Public Law No: 115-270.
USHB302PassSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USHB7045IntroAircraft Avionics Systems Cybersecurity Act
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2018-10-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB6742EngrossSecure Border Communications Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that each U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer or agent is equipped with a secure radio or other two-way communication device, suppo...
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2018-09-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6415IntroAmerican Border Act
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6659IntroScreening With Dignity Act of 2018
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2018-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
USHB5515PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2018-08-13
Became Public Law No: 115-232.
USHB6663IntroSecure Elections Act This bill gives the Department of Homeland Security primary responsibility within the federal government for sharing information about election cybersecurity incidents, threats, and vulnerabilities with federal entities and elect...
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2018-08-10
To House Administration Committee
USSB3153IntroMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-298. Additional views filed.
USHB5081EngrossSurface Transportation Security and Technology Accountability Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to: (1) direct the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish within itself the the Surface Transport...
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2018-06-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5730EngrossTransportation Security Technology Innovation Reform Act of 2018 (Sec. 3) This bill establishes in the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) a Transportation Security Administration Systems Integration Facility (TSIF) for the purpose of testin...
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2018-06-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB6188IntroPrevent Election Hacking Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to establish the Hack the Election Program to improve the cybersecurity of the systems used to administer federal elections by facilitating and encouraging ass...
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2018-06-21
To House Administration Committee
USHB4760IntroSecuring America's Future Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise immigrant visa allocation provisions, including family-related visas. A nonimmigrant classification for parents of adult U.S. citizens is created. Th...
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2018-06-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2261IntroSecure Elections Act This bill gives the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) primary responsibility within the federal government for sharing information about election cybersecurity incidents, threats, and vulnerabilities with federal entities and...
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2018-06-20
Committee on Rules and Administration. Hearings held.
USHB6093IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2018 This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require voting systems for federal elections to use durable, paper ballots. Systems must make ballots available for verification by the voter be...
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2018-06-13
To House Administration Committee
USSB3049IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB1872IntroTSA Modernization Act This bill reauthorizes Transportation Security Administration (TSA) programs through FY2020 and modifies the authorities, requirements, and organizational structure for the TSA. The bill codifies the transfer of the TSA from the...
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2018-06-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 444.
USHB3958IntroSecuring Energy Infrastructure Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USSB1563IntroRare Earth Element Advanced Coal Technologies Act
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2018-05-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 423.
USHB4151IntroSTREET Act Smart Technology for Resilient, Efficient, Economic and Reliable Transportation in Cities and Communities Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB2261IntroMarine Oil Spill Prevention Act This bill address issues related to preventing and responding to oil spills. This bill amends the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to extend the moratorium on oil and gas leasing in certain areas in the Gulf ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB4050IntroVehicle Innovation Act of 2017 This bill authorizes appropriations to the Department of Energy (DOE) for research, development, engineering, demonstration, and commercial application of vehicles and related technologies for FY2018-FY2022. The bill re...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB3132IntroRestoring Confidence in America's Elections Act This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to: (1) prohibit the purchase or use in a federal election of an electronic voting system that does not produce a voter-verified paper record; (2) proh...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB4120IntroGrid Cybersecurity Research and Development Act This bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to develop an initiative to mitigate the consequences on the electric grid from the results of cyberattacks by increasing cybersecurity capabilities of ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB3895IntroSmart Cities and Communities Act of 2017 This bill establishes programs for the implementation and use of smart technologies and systems in communities of various sizes. A “smart city or community” is one in which innovative, advanced, and trustw...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USSB79IntroSecuring Energy Infrastructure Act This bill establishes a two-year pilot program within the Department of Energy's (DOE) national laboratories to identify the security vulnerabilities of certain entities in the energy sector, and research and test t...
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2018-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 410.
USHB4EngrossFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 401.
USHB5592IntroDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB146IntroBorder Security Technology Accountability Act of 2017 This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) ensure that each border security technology acquisition program that is a major acqu...
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2018-04-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 379.
USHB5131EngrossSurface Transportation Security Improvement Act of 2018 (Sec. 3) The Government Accountability Office (GAO) must evaluate the extent to which the 2016 Biennial National Strategy for Transportation Security is reflected in federal transportation secur...
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2018-03-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2593IntroSecure Elections Act This bill gives the Department of Homeland Security primary responsibility within the federal government for sharing information about election cybersecurity incidents, threats, and vulnerabilities with federal entities and elect...
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2018-03-22
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB4561EngrossSAFE TECH Act Security Assessment Feasibility for Equipment Testing and Evaluation of Capabilities for our Homeland Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to develop a program allowing a vendor to obtain perfo...
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2018-01-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4474IntroSurface Transportation and Public Area Security Act of 2017
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2017-12-05
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
USSB1885IntroAV START Act American Vision for Safer Transportation through Advancement of Revolutionary Technologies Act This bill: (1) establishes a framework for a federal role in ensuring the safety of highly automated vehicles (HAVs); (2) preempts states from...
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2017-11-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 268.
USHB4174EngrossFoundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017 This bill requires departments and agencies identified in the Chief Financial Officers Act to submit annually to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Congress a plan for identifying and...
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2017-11-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1224IntroNIST Cybersecurity Framework, Assessment, and Auditing Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to require the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in developing standards for info...
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2017-10-31
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 276.
USSB2046IntroFoundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017 This bill requires departments and agencies identified in the Chief Financial Officers Act to submit annually to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Congress a plan for identifying and...
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2017-10-31
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1117PassTo require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to submit a report regarding certain plans regarding assistance to applicants and grantees during the response to an emergency or disaster. (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Federal...
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2017-10-18
Became Public Law No: 115-69. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1904IntroSmart Cities and Communities Act of 2017 This bill establishes programs for the implementation and use of smart technologies and systems in communities of various sizes. A “smart city or community” is one in which innovative, advanced, and trustw...
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2017-10-02
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1761IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
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2017-09-07
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-151. Additional and Minority views filed.
USHB3388EngrossSELF DRIVE Act Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act This bill establishes the federal role in ensuring the safety of highly automated vehicles by encouraging the testing and deployment of such vehicles. A "hig...
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2017-09-07
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3699IntroUrban Agriculture Production Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish an urban agriculture outreach program to award grants for: (1) infrastructure; (2) land acquisition, land conversion, and soil and growing m...
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2017-09-07
To House Agriculture Committee
USSB1631IntroDepartment of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2018 This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress regarding State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development reorganization plans. The State Department is urged to esta...
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2017-09-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 210.
USHB3405IntroMORE Act Maximizing Opportunities for Research and the Enhancement of Automated Vehicles Act This bill exempts manufacturers of highly automated vehicles, automated driving systems or components thereof from prohibitions on manufacturing, selling, an...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB3430IntroSHARES Act Sharing Automated Vehicle Records with Everyone for Safety Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) a Highly Automated Vehicle Information Shari...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB3411IntroTo establish in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration an Automated Driving System Cybersecurity Advisory Council to make recommendations regarding cybersecurity for the testing, deployment, and updating of automated driving systems. This...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB3416IntroTo establish in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration a Rural and Mountainous Advisory Council to make recommendations regarding the testing and deployment of highly automated vehicles and automated driving systems in areas that are rura...
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3413IntroACCESS Act Addressing Community Challenges Emerging From Self-Driving Systems This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration an Advisory Council on Improving Mobility Access...
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2017-07-27
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
USHB3198IntroFAA Leadership in Groundbreaking High-Tech Research and Development Act FLIGHT R&D Act This bill reauthorizes Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) research and development (R&D) programs for FY2018-FY2023. No funds are authorized to be appropriated ...
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2017-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
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