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USHB4779EngrossTo extend the Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006, and for other purposes. This bill reauthorizes through FY2027 the U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006, which permits the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to...
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2020-09-24
Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.
USHB6735EngrossCOVID-19 Fraud Prevention Act This bill establishes the Consumer and Investor Fraud Working Group to prevent fraud during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. The working group must report monthly regarding resources available to c...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2610IntroStop Senior Scams Act This bill establishes a Senior Scams Prevention Advisory Council, which shall create model educational materials to educate employees of retailers, financial-services companies, and wire-transfer companies on how to identify and...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB6435IntroCombating Pandemic Scams Act of 2020
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB8132IntroAmerican COMPETE Act American Competitiveness Of a More Productive Emerging Tech Economy Act
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB3132IntroA bill to extend the Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006, and for other purposes. This bill reauthorizes through FY2027 the U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006, which permits the Federal Trade Commission (...
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2020-08-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 517.
USHB8003IntroHelping HOMES Act of 2020 Helping Home Owners Maintain Economic Security Act of 2020
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2020-08-11
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB4521IntroHealth Care Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-08-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4686EngrossSami's Law This bill directs the Department of Transportation to withhold specified graduated percentages of a state's apportionment of certain federal-aid highway funds if the state has not enacted and is not enforcing certain transportation network...
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USSB4385IntroStopping COVID Scams Act of 2020
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2020-07-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4364IntroA bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to require online retailers to disclose whether articles sold by such retailers originate in the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes. This bill requires an online retailer to disclose whether arti...
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2020-07-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3975IntroFinancial Compensation for CFPB Whistleblowers Act This bill requires the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to provide rewards to whistleblowers who report information relating to a violation of consumer financial law resulting in certain monetary...
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2020-07-29
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB4329IntroContinuous Health Coverage for Workers Act This bill provides health insurance premium assistance through 2020 for individuals who become unemployed, are furloughed, or receive a reduction in hours. Specifically, the bill treats premiums as paid for ...
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7793IntroFinancial Compensation for CFPB Whistleblowers Act This bill requires the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to provide rewards to whistleblowers who report information relating to a violation of consumer financial law resulting in certain monetary...
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2020-07-27
To House Financial Services Committee
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.
USSB4065EngrossReinforcing American-Made Products Act of 2020 This bill specifies that the Federal Trade Commission's regulation of the labeling of products as Made in the U.S.A. or Made in America supersedes any conflicting state laws.
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2020-07-23
Held at the desk.
USHB7750IntroStopping COVID Scams Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4272IntroSTRATEGIC Act Strengthening Trade, Regional Alliances, Technology, and Economic and Geopolitical Initiatives concerning China Act This bill contains provisions addressing China and foreign relations generally. The provisions include directing the Dep...
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2020-07-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7699IntroProtecting Seniors from Emergency Scams Act
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2020-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7685IntroProtecting Seniors from Scams Act
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2020-07-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7676IntroHealth Care PRICE Transparency Act Health Care Prices Revealed and Information to Consumers Explained Transparency Act
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2020-07-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6637IntroHealth Equity and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-07-09
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB4120IntroEarly Warning Reporting System Improvement Act of 2020 This bill expands early warning reporting requirements for manufacturers of motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment. It requires such manufacturers to provide additional information on acciden...
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2020-07-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2874IntroBehavioral Health Coverage Transparency Act
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2020-06-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB7422IntroMoney Mule Awareness Act This bill directs financial regulatory agencies to encourage consumer education at depository institutions regarding the risk of transferring illegally acquired money on behalf of another person.
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2020-06-30
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB4106IntroHealth Care PRICE Transparency Act Health Care Prices Revealed and Information to Consumers Explained Transparency Act
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2020-06-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4095IntroEmergency Broadband Connections Act of 2020
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2020-06-29
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7332IntroUnfunded Mandates Accountability and Transparency Act This bill revises rulemaking requirements with respect to unfunded mandates. Specifically, the bill requires federal agencies to prepare and publish in the Federal Register an initial and final re...
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2020-06-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1640IntroPortable Fuel Container Safety Act of 2019
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2020-06-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 482.
USHB7299IntroCOVID-19 SCAM Act COVID-19 Stop Calling Americans Maliciously Act
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2020-06-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4029IntroA bill to express the sense of Congress regarding the need for a nationwide moratorium on electric and natural gas utility disconnections during the nationwide emergency relating to the spread of the novel coronavirus. This bill calls for states and ...
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2020-06-22
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB7277IntroUnconscionable Pricing Act
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2020-06-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3990IntroFinancial Product Safety Commission Act of 2020 This bill removes the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau from the Federal Reserve System, converts the bureau into an independent commission, and modifies its leadership structure. Specifically, the b...
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2020-06-17
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB149EngrossStop Senior Scams Act This bill establishes a Senior Scams Prevention Advisory Group, which shall create model educational materials to educate employees of retailers, financial-services companies, and wire-transfer companies on how to identify and p...
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2020-06-15
Held at the desk.
USHB7204IntroUnderstanding Cybersecurity of Mobile Networks Act
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2020-06-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3944IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020
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2020-06-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3862IntroCEASE Act Combating Egregious Advertising through Sentencing Enhancement Act
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2020-06-02
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3853IntroPrice Gouging Prevention Act
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2020-06-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3861IntroExposure Notification Privacy Act
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2020-06-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7055IntroCoronavirus Scammers, Crooks, and Manipulators Act SCAM Act
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2020-05-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6965IntroCash Refunds for Coronavirus Cancellations Act of 2020 This bill requires air carriers and ticket agents to offer full cash refunds for all cancelled tickets during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period, regardless of whether...
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2020-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB7020IntroCOVID Justice and Accountability Act This bill provides a cause of action for harm suffered as a result of a violation of certain federal laws relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) and suspends certain predispute arbitration agreement...
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2020-05-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6969IntroTELL Act Telling Everyone the Location of data Leaving the U.S. Act
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6972IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020 This bill establishes several programs and requirements to address the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in skilled nursing facilities, nursing facilities, intermediate c...
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7005IntroSHIELD Act Showing How Isolationism Effects Long-term Development Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to study and report on electronic commerce, including data sharing and data flow, and its impac...
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3824IntroProtecting Seniors from Emergency Scams Act
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2020-05-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR590IntroA resolution supporting the designation of May 15, 2020, as "National Senior Fraud Awareness Day" to raise awareness about the increasing number of fraudulent schemes targeting seniors in the United States, to encourage the implementation of policies...
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2020-05-20
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2559; text: CR S2555)
USSB3785IntroFarming Support to States Act of 2020
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2020-05-20
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB6951IntroCOVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6952IntroTo direct the President to appoint a Medical Supplies Response Coordinator to coordinate the efforts of the Federal Government regarding the supply and distribution of certain supplies and equipment relating to COVID-19.
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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