US Congress Senator John Boozman [R]

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USSR765IntroA resolution calling on Congress, schools, and State and local educational agencies to recognize the significant educational implications of dyslexia that must be addressed, and designating October 2020 as "National Dyslexia Awareness Month".
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2020-10-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR764IntroA resolution designating October 26, 2020, as the "Day of the Deployed".
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2020-10-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3051EnrollAmerica's Conservation Enhancement Act
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2020-10-20
Presented to President.
USSB743PassMerrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as Merrill's Marauders, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-170.
USSB785PassCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 This bill makes updates related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, mental health care, care for women veterans, and telehealth care. TITLE I--I...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-171.
USSB2203IntroBrand USA Extension Act This bill (1) extends funding for Brand USA, the Corporation for Travel Promotion, through FY2027; (2) raises the fee for using the electronic system for travel authorization; and (3) otherwise modifies the duties and powers o...
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2020-10-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 568.
USSB4792IntroRISER Act Remove Impediments for a Successful Economic Recovery Act
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2020-10-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR732IntroA resolution designating November 7, 2020, as "National Bison Day". This resolution designates November 7, 2020, as National Bison Day.
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2020-09-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5998; text: CR S5983-5984)
USSR730IntroA resolution supporting the designation of the week beginning September 20, 2020, as "National Small Business Week" and commending the entrepreneurial spirit of the small business owners of the United States and their impact on their communities. Thi...
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2020-09-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5998; text: CR S5983)
USSB4765IntroCombating Bias in Military Promotions Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR715IntroA resolution expressing support for the Pledge of Allegiance. This resolution declares that the Pledge of Allegiance has been a valuable part of life for the people of the United States for generations and defends its constitutionality.
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2020-09-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5847; text: CR S5875)
USSB4720IntroHAULS Act of 2020 Haulers of Agriculture and Livestock Safety Act of 2020
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2020-09-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4511IntroVeteran Benefits Enhancement and Expansion Act of 2020
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2020-09-23
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB4661IntroA bill to authorize the President to posthumously award the Medal of Honor to Alwyn C. Cashe for acts of valor during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
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2020-09-23
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB4634IntroAir Carrier Worker Support Extension Act of 2020
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2020-09-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4605IntroProtect and Serve Act of 2020
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2020-09-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4613IntroContact Lens Rule Modernization Act
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2020-09-17
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR709IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the August 13, 2020, and September 11, 2020, announcements of the establishment of full diplomatic relations between the State of Israel and the United Arab Emirates and the State of Israel and the...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4608IntroMilitary Spouse Licensing Relief Act of 2020 This bill provides for the portability of professional licenses of service members and their spouses who are relocated under military orders to a location that is not within the jurisdiction of the license...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB514IntroDeborah Sampson Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 536.
USSB805IntroSHIELD for Veterans Act of 2020 Stopping Harm and Implementing Enhanced Lead-time for Debts for Veterans Act of 2020 This bill limits the authority of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recover overpayments of benefits from veterans. Among ot...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 539.
USSB2950IntroVeterans Burn Pits Exposure Recognition Act of 2020
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 542.
USSB4579IntroVeterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2020, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothin...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSCR44IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing September 11, 2020, as "National Day of Service and Remembrance". This concurrent resolution (1) calls on the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2020, as a National Day...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4566IntroModernizing Notice of Lease Terminations for Servicemembers Act of 2020
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2020-09-14
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4564IntroGlobal War on Terrorism Memorial Location Act This bill authorizes the establishment of a National Global War on Terrorism Memorial in the area of the National Mall.
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2020-09-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB4548IntroGlobal Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2020 This bill requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on learning and global basic education programs. Su...
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2020-09-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2898IntroCONTRACT Act of 2019 Continuity for Operators with Necessary Training Required for ATC Contract Towers Act of 2019 This bill exempts certain air traffic controllers from a required reduction in their retirement annuity payment on account of earnings ...
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2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 526.
USSB3637PassA bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to extend lease protections for servicemembers under stop movement orders in response to a local, national, or global emergency, and for other purposes. This bill provides certain lease protections ...
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2020-08-14
Became Public Law No: 116-158. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3703EngrossPromoting Alzheimer's Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act This bill requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review and update, if necessary, certain best practices, replication guides, and other training materials for law enforcement, judicial o...
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2020-08-14
Held at the desk.
USSB4520IntroVA-SBA Act Verification Alignment and Service-disabled Business Adjustment Act This bill transfers responsibility for verifying that a small business concern is owned and controlled by a veteran or service-disabled veteran, for the purposes of eligib...
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2020-08-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR672IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as National Democracy Month as a time to reflect on the contributions of the system of government of the United States to a more free and stable world. This resolution designates September 2020 as National Demo...
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2020-08-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4404IntroButterfield Overland National Historic Trail Designation Act This bill designates the trail extending approximately 3,292 miles and following the route operated by the Butterfield Overland Mail Company, known as the Ox-Bow Route, to transport mail an...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSCR42IntroA concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that August 30, 2020, be observed as the 130th anniversary of the 1890 Land-Grant Educational Institutions. This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that (1) the 130th year an...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4380IntroAir America Act of 2020 This bill establishes the service of Air America employees as qualifying service for purposes of the Civil Service Retirement System. (Air America was a government-owned airline that provided air transport for certain covert o...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB4365IntroA bill to clarify licensure requirements for contractor medical professionals to perform medical disability examinations for the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2020-07-29
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR660IntroA resolution honoring and commemorating the life and legacy of Representative John Lewis.
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2020-07-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4524-4525; text: CR S4524-4525)
USSB4295IntroPublic Health Emergency Pass-Through Payment Fairness Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4298IntroRAMP-UP Act Requiring Assistance to Meat Processors for Upgrading Plants Act
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2020-07-23
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB92IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2019 This bill revises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. Specifically, the bill establishes a congressional approval process for a major rule. A major rule may ...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB4285IntroHOTSPOTS Act The Hotspots and Online Technology and Services Procurement for our Tribes and States Act This bill establishes a two-year pilot program through which the Institute of Museum and Library Services must award grants to states, territories,...
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2020-07-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4255IntroJobs and Neighborhood Investment Act
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2020-07-21
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB4221IntroBack to Work Child Care Grants Act of 2020
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2020-07-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1253EngrossPreventing Online Sales of E-Cigarettes to Children Act This bill revises requirements regarding the sale and delivery of electronic nicotine delivery systems (e.g., e-cigarettes, e-hookah, e-cigars, and vape pens). Specifically, the bill subjects th...
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2020-07-06
Held at the desk.
USSB4155IntroAUTO for Veterans Act Advancing Uniform Transportation Opportunities for Veterans Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide (or assist in providing) an eligible veteran or service member with an additional automobile...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4152IntroFlexible Financing for Rural America Act of 2020 This bill allows rural utility service providers to submit to the Department of Agriculture (USDA) a request to adjust the interest rate or modify the terms of certain loans. The request shall include ...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4160IntroA bill to enable certain hospitals that were participating in or applied for the drug discount program under section 340B of the Public Health Service Act prior to the COVID-19 public health emergency to temporarily maintain eligibility for such prog...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4186IntroDriving for Opportunity Act of 2020
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2020-07-02
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB4150IntroCoronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to provide grants and other forms of emergency assistance to certain providers of transportation services that have experienced a significan...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4166IntroEnsuring Survivors Benefits during COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to get a medical opinion to determine if a service-connected disability was the principal or contributory cause of death in situations where...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
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