US Congress Representative Sheila Jackson-Lee [D]

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USHB6782IntroSmall Business Transparency and Reporting for the Underbanked and Taxpayers at Home Act TRUTH Act This bill requires the Small Business Administration (SBA) to make information regarding economic relief measures implemented in response to COVID-19 (i...
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2020-05-28
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 269 - 147 (Roll no. 113).
USHR985IntroExpressing the moral responsibility of Congress to end adult and child poverty in the United States.
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2020-05-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7062IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate cost-sharing with respect to coverage of insulin as a covered part D drug and associated medical supplies and to provide mail order access to insulin and such supplies under the Medicare pr...
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2020-05-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3349IntroRepublic of Texas Legation Memorial Act This bill authorizes the Daughters of the Republic of Texas to establish the Republic of Texas Legation Memorial on federal land in the District of Columbia to commemorate and honor those individuals who, as re...
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2020-05-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 340.
USHB6509IntroPublic Safety Officer Pandemic Response Act of 2020
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2020-05-27
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB7011IntroTo establish a Pandemic Risk Reinsurance Program, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-26
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7020IntroTo provide a cause of action for violations of laws related to COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR76EnrollProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability". This joint resolution nullifies a rule issued by...
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2020-05-22
Without objection, if a veto message on H.J. Res. 76 is laid before the House, then after the message is read and the objections of the President are spread at large upon the Journal, further consideration of the veto message and the joint resolution shall be postponed until the legislative day of Thursday May 28, 2020; and that on that legislative day, the House shall proceed to the constitutional question of reconsideration and dispose of such question without intervening motion.
USHB6966IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in cooperation with the Biodefense Steering Committee, to clarify the national biodefense strategy and associated implementation plan, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7006IntroTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to waive the application of certain conditions of payment and conditions of participation for home health services furnished in an emergency area during an emergency period, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6983IntroTo establish a Pandemic Risk Reinsurance Program, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR973IntroRecognizing the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, commending a month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and extending best wishes to Muslims in the United States and across the globe for a joyous and meaningful observance of Eid al-Fitr. This resolution r...
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2020-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB943EnrollNever Again Education Act This bill expands U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum education programming. The bill requires the museum to develop and nationally disseminate accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to improve awareness and understanding o...
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2020-05-19
Presented to President.
USHB6918IntroTo direct the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a grant program for employers adversely affected by COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6955IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize a program of death and hospitalization benefits for essential workers who die as a result of COVID-19 or related complications, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6924IntroTo authorize the Director of the National Institutes of Health to establish prize competitions to incentivize research by institutions of higher education on at-home testing for the detection of current infection with the virus that causes COVID-19, ...
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6954IntroTo amend title VI of the Social Security Act to establish a Coronavirus Local Community Stabilization Fund.
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2020-05-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6905IntroTo direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a program for granting lawful permanent resident status to alien health care professionals providing medical services during the COVID-19 emergency, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6913IntroTo protect local media, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6897IntroTo expand the waiver of affiliation rules for certain business concerns with more than 1 physical location, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-15
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6909IntroTo provide for the establishment of a COVID-19 Compensation Fund, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6880IntroTo direct the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to coordinate the development of plans, designs, and guidance relating to the production, in accordance with other applicable law, of certain homeland security-critical supplies t...
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2020-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6875IntroTo direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study to investigate the feasibility of establishing user fees to offset certain Federal costs attributable to the procurement of single-source materials for the Strategic National S...
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6877IntroTo direct the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response to issue a report to Congress regarding all State, local, Tribal, and territorial requests for supplies from the Strategic National Stockpile related to COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6878IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop and implement improved, transparent processes for the use and distribution of supplies in the Strategic National Stockpile, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6876IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that the contents of the Strategic National Stockpile remain in good working order and, as appropriate, conduct maintenance services on contents of the stockpile, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6840IntroTo provide for the coverage of non-congregate shelter under the Public Assistance program of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act for the emergency declared on March 13, 2020 relating to COVID-19, and for other purposes...
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2020-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6834IntroTo amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out a program to facilitate the partnership of certain dairy distributors and certain dairy organizations, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-12
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR964IntroEstablishing a whistleblower hotline for purposes of reporting waste, fraud, abuse, or mismanagement of taxpayer funds to the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis. This resolution directs the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis to ...
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2020-05-12
To House Rules Committee
USHB6823IntroCOVID-19 Serving the Homeless by Expanding the List of Tenant Eligible Residences Act of 2020 SHELTER Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6837IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify the accelerated and advance payment programs under parts A and B of the Medicare program during the COVID-19 emergency.
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6709IntroCoronavirus Frontline Workers Fair Pay Act
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2020-05-08
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E433-434)
USHB6797IntroCHIPPER Act Children's Health Insurance Program Pandemic Enhancement and Relief Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR959IntroRecognizing the roles and contributions of the teachers of the United States in building and enhancing the civic, cultural, and economic well-being of the United States. This resolution thanks the teachers of the United States and promotes the teachi...
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2020-05-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6738IntroCoral Reef Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB6752IntroInvest in Child Safety Act
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6563IntroEmergency Educational Connections Act of 2020 This bill establishes and provides funding for the Emergency Connectivity Fund, from which the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) must provide support for certain schools or libraries to purchase spe...
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2020-05-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E425)
USHB6721IntroCOVID-19 Hate Crimes Act
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2020-05-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR951IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, to be observed from May 6 through May 12, 2020. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week. It also recognizes the contributions of nurses to the U.S. he...
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2020-05-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6699IntroOpportunities for Heroes Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6711IntroMedical Supply Transparency and Delivery Act This bill provides for the procurement and distribution of equipment and supplies needed to combat COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The bill sets forth responsibilities for the National Response ...
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2020-05-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6698IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6733IntroFederal Frontline Worker Leave Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6696IntroSUPPLIES Act Shoring Up Personal Protective and Lifesaving Indispensable Equipment Stockpile Act
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2020-05-05
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6702IntroPandemic Response and Opportunity Through National Service Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6680IntroStrengthening Unemployment Insurance for Coronavirus Impacted Workers and Students Act
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2020-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB6662IntroPRICE Act Pandemic Response and Interstate Cost Equity Act This bill establishes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as the sole buyer, vendor, owner, and distributor of certain medical equipment obtained by the federal government in the e...
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2020-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6673IntroFederal Election Failsafe Act
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2020-05-01
To House Administration Committee
USHB6656IntroCoronavirus Workers' Compensation for TSA Employees Act This bill entitles certain employees of the Transportation Security Administration who are diagnosed with COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) during a specified period to federal workers' ...
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2020-05-01
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB6647IntroHealth Care Opportunities for Transportation Security Administration Employees Act This bill allows employees of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to enroll or change their enrollment in a health insurance plan during a national emerge...
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2020-05-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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