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USHB2486EngrossFUTURE Act Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education Act This bill requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to disclose certain tax return information to the Department of Education (ED) for the purpose of administering f...
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2020-07-23
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment.
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes 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. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7120EngrossGeorge Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020 This bill addresses a wide range of policies and issues regarding policing practices and law enforcement accountability. It includes measures to increase accountability for law enforcement misconduct, to e...
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2020-07-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 490.
USHB7618IntroCOVID-19 Bias and Anti-Racism Training Act of 2020
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2020-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4564IntroSuicide Prevention Lifeline Improvement Act of 2019 This bill expands the requirements for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Program. Specifically, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration must (1) develop a plan to ensure...
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB7614IntroDepartments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bi...
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2020-07-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 362.
USHB6353IntroIncreasing Access for Veterans and Their Survivors Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to include on its covered toll-free telephone number a Spanish prompt and the functionality of directing callers to a Spanish-sp...
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2020-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB6899IntroKnow Your Housing Rights Act of 2020
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2020-07-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB7414IntroTaiwan Fellowship Act This bill directs the Department of State to establish a program to provide two-year fellowships in Taiwan to qualifying U.S. government employees. Each program fellow shall work in (1) a Taiwanese government agency; or (2) a no...
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB7476IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit a report to Congress on programs to notify veterans of potential exposure to certain herbicide agents outside of Vietnam, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affa...
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2020-07-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7301EngrossEmergency Housing Protections and Relief Act of 2020
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2020-06-30
Received in the Senate.
USSB4112IntroCoronavirus Child Care and Education Relief Act
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2020-06-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7427IntroACCESS Act American Coronavirus/COVID-19 Election Safety and Security Act
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2020-06-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB7317IntroMasks Work Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4048IntroFair and Accurate Census Act
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2020-06-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB4033IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR632IntroA resolution reaffirming the partnership between the United States and the Republic of Ecuador and recognizing the restoration and advancement of economic relations, security, and development opportunities in both nations. This resolution reaffirms t...
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2020-06-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3912IntroJustice in Policing Act of 2020
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3877IntroCommunity Solutions for COVID-19 Act This bill provides funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to award grants to nongovernmental entities for programs to reduce or eliminate disparities related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus dise...
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2020-06-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7077IntroCommunity Solutions for COVID-19 Act This bill provides funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to award grants to nongovernmental entities for programs to reduce or eliminate disparities related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus dise...
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2020-06-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7068IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-06-01
To House Administration Committee
USSB3850IntroEquitable Data Collection and Disclosure on COVID-19 Act This bill establishes the Commission on Ensuring Health Equity During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and adds reporting requirements for certain demographic data related to COVID-19 (i.e....
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2020-06-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3822IntroDemocracyCorps Act
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2020-05-21
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3740IntroCOVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-05-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR580IntroA resolution condemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19. This resolution calls on all public officials to condemn and denounce anti-Asian sentiment, racism, discrimination, and religious intolerance related to COVID-19 (i.e.,...
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2020-05-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3725IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB6807IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Administration Committee
USHB6794IntroPromoting Access to Credit for Homebuyers Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6760IntroFair Housing Further Enforcement Emergency Act of 2020 This bill provides support for fair housing enforcement during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency. Specifically, the bill authorizes additional grants under the...
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2020-05-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6729IntroCOVID-19 Homeowner Assistance Fund Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6623IntroCOVID-19 Language Access Act This bill requires each federal agency that receives federal assistance related to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic to translate any English language written material prepared for the general public ...
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2020-04-28
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E403)
USHB6637IntroHealth Equity and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6585IntroEquitable Data Collection and Disclosure on COVID-19 Act This bill establishes the Commission on Ensuring Health Equity During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and adds reporting requirements for certain demographic data related to COVID-19 (i.e....
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2020-04-27
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB6577IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants or contracts to public or private entities to carry out a national awareness campaign to increase factual awareness and knowledge of COVID-19. This bill requires the Centers for Dis...
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6572IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to carry out a national campaign to increase awareness and knowledge of COVID-19. This bill requires the Centers for ...
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6512IntroVoter Notice Act Voter Notification of Timely Information about Changes in Elections Act
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2020-04-14
To House Administration Committee
USHB6486IntroCare for COVID-19 Act 2.0
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2020-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6437IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR908IntroCondemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19. This resolution calls on all public officials to condemn and denounce anti-Asian sentiment, racism, discrimination, and religious intolerance related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus ...
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2020-03-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6382IntroFair Housing Enforcement Emergency Act of 2020 This bill provides support for fair housing enforcement during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public-health emergency. Specifically, the bill authorizes additional grants under the Fair Ho...
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2020-03-24
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6340IntroTo provide for mortgage forbearance during the COVID-19 emergency, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
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
USHB6332IntroRelief for Consumers During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill places restrictions on the collection of consumer debts during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period. Among other things, debt collectors may not during such a period...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6361IntroRelief for Small Businesses and Nonprofits Act
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6321IntroFinancial Protections and Assistance for America's Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency and generally provides for financial assistance and other a...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6301IntroSBA Reaching all Communities Act of 2020 This bill requires the Small Business Administration to provide resources and services to small businesses in the 10 most commonly spoken languages, other than English, in the United States. This shall include...
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2020-03-19
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6312IntroCOVID-19 Relief for Small Businesses Act of 2020 This bill establishes measures to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the SBA must temporarily make or guarantee loans for specified uses to sm...
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2020-03-19
To House Small Business Committee
USSB3529IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020 This bill revises and establishes voting procedures for federal elections. Specifically, the bill requires each state and jurisdiction to, within 30 days, establish and publish a contingency plan to e...
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2020-03-18
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
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