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USHB2333EngrossSupport for Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act This bill requires the Government Accountability Office to report on the responsibilities, workload, training, and vacancy rates of suicide prevention coordinators at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2019-12-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB1790EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-12-12
Cloture motion on the conference report to accompany S. 1790 presented in Senate. (CR S7019)
USHB3256IntroProtecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2019
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2019-12-12
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-341, Part I.
USHB3IntroElijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs. In particular, the bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to negotiate prices ...
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2019-12-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB919IntroSpace Frontier Act of 2019 The bill revises provisions relating to commercial space launch license applications and experimental permits. The Department of Transportation shall consolidate across federal agencies requirements to protect the public he...
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2019-12-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 323.
USSB2381IntroTraveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to review implementation of requirements regarding screening by the Transportation Security Administration of baby formula, breast milk, purifi...
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2019-12-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2051EngrossSustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy to convene an interagency entity under the National Science and Technology Council with the responsibility of coordinating federa...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3469EngrossCovert Testing and Risk Mitigation Improvement Act of 2019 This bill establishes standards for the covert testing process that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) uses to evaluate its aviation security operations. Specifically, the TSA m...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3318EngrossEmerging Transportation Security Threats Act of 2019 This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish a task force to conduct an analysis of emerging and potential future threats to transportation security, including th...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4713EngrossDepartment of Homeland Security Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Authorization Act
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2019-12-10
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR755IntroImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2019-12-10
[Hearing: Dec 17 @ 11:00 am]
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB151EngrossPallone-Thune TRACED Act Pallone-Thune Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act This bill implements a forfeiture penalty for violations (with or without intent) of the prohibition on certain robocalls. The bill also removes a...
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2019-12-05
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB877IntroModernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow's Needs Act
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2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USSB908IntroFluke Fairness Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 317.
USSB914IntroCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.
USHB737EngrossShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins, except for certain dogfish fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a l...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1487EngrossSanta Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Boundary Adjustment Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the coastline and adjacent areas to the Santa Monica Bay from Will Rogers State Beac...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB3629IntroClarity in Credit Score Formation Act of 2019 This bill provides that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) must regulate credit score models by establishing standards for validating the accuracy and predictive value of these models. The bi...
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2019-11-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 248.
USHB3055PassCommerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides co...
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2019-11-21
Became Public Law No: 116-69. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2199IntroCentral Coast Heritage Protection Act
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 13.
USHB2250IntroNorthwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning the restoration, economic development, and conservation of, and recreational access to, certain public lands in Northern California. The b...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 11.
USHB5084EngrossImproving Corporate Governance Through Diversity Act of 2019 This bill requires certain issuers of securities to disclose the racial, ethnic, and gender composition of their boards of directors and executive officers, as well as the status of any of ...
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2019-11-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2915IntroSupporting Veteran Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB500IntroRestore Our Parks Act This bill (1) establishes the National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund, and (2) requires 50% of all energy development revenues for FY2019-FY2023 to be deposited into such fund. Amounts deposited in the fund must not exceed...
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2508IntroPromoting American Energy Jobs Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USHB5117IntroROCKS Act Rebuilding Our Communities by Keeping aggregates Sustainable Act
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2019-11-18
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB4784IntroTo require the National Institute of Justice to update its research report, entitled "A Review of Gun Safety Technologies".
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4403IntroStop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2019
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2019-11-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 54 - 0.
USSB2107EngrossProtecting America's Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 This bill authorizes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), every fiscal year, to hire, train, and assign 240 new agricultural specialists until the total number of specialists equals and susta...
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2019-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USSB2873IntroGREENER Fuels Act Growing Renewable Energy through Existing and New Environmentally Responsible Fuels Act
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2019-11-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5113IntroGREENER Fuels Act Growing Renewable Energy through Existing and New Environmentally Responsible Fuels Act
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2019-11-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2859IntroEnsuring Access to General Surgery Act of 2019
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2019-11-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB999IntroSustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy to convene an interagency entity under the National Science and Technology Council with the responsibility of coordinating federa...
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1982IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB3224EngrossDeborah Sampson Act
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2019-11-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB979EngrossFACE Act Federal Advance Contracts Enhancement Act
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2019-11-12
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB3699IntroPipeline Security Act
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2019-11-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 224.
USHB1023IntroGreat Lakes Fishery Research Authorization Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to conduct monitoring, scientific assessments, and research in support of fisheries within the Great Lakes Basin between the United States a...
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2019-11-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 219.
USHB4451IntroS.O.S. Veterans Caregivers Act Support Our Services to Veterans Caregivers Act
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2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4858IntroEnsuring Quality Care for Our Veterans Act
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2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB135EngrossFederal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2019
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB4815IntroREPORT Act Reporting Efficiently to Proper Officials in Response to Terrorism Act of 2019
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2019-11-06
To House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism
USSB2513IntroREPORT Act Reporting Efficiently to Proper Officials in Response to Terrorism Act of 2019
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB1130IntroScarlett's Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act
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2019-11-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USSB1399IntroTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 285.
USHB823EngrossColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act
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2019-10-31
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR660IntroDirecting certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representatives inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its Constitutional power to impeach Dona...
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2019-10-31
UNANIMOUS CONSENT REQUEST - Ms. Scanlon asked unanimous consent that Mr. Cole of Oklahoma be permitted to insert the text of the amendment he would have offered had the House rejected the previous question on H. Res. 660, along with extraneous material, into the Record immediately prior to the vote on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 660. Agreed to without objection.
USHB4924IntroSmoke Planning and Research Act of 2019
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2019-10-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4917IntroSurvey Our Military Impacted Schools Act
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2019-10-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB486IntroChicano Park Preservation Act This bill requires the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of Chicano Park and its murals located in San Diego, California. In conducting the study, Interior shall evaluate the site's national ...
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2019-10-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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