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USHJR76VetoProviding 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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2020-06-26
The Chair announced that the bill and accompanying veto message were referred to the Committee on Education and Labor. The Chair directed the Clerk to notify the Senate of the action of the House.
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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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USHB6720IntroStudent Loan Forgiveness for Frontline Health Workers Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor 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
USSJR56IntroA joint resolution providing 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 nullifi...
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2020-03-11
Indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5241IntroProtecting Students from Worthless Degrees Act
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5388IntroTo provide that the Secretary of Education may not issue or enforce certain rules that weaken the enforcement of the prohibition of sex discrimination applicable under title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.
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2019-12-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5312IntroAIM HIGH Act Accessible Instructional Materials in Higher Education Act
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2019-12-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB4674IntroCollege Affordability Act This bill reauthorizes and revises the Higher Education Act of 1965, including to revise federal student financial aid programs, consolidate federal student loans and expand loan forgiveness, increase college access and succ...
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 22.
USHB4822IntroAlice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act
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2019-10-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4648IntroTransparency in Off-Campus Housing Act This bill requires the Department of Education to issue regulations prescribing a methodology that institutions of higher education shall use to determine the allowance for room and board costs incurred by stude...
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2019-10-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4670IntroSimplifying Student Loans Act This bill phases out existing repayment plans for federal student loans and replaces them with one fixed repayment plan and one income-based repayment plan. Under current law, a borrower may choose among eight plans for ...
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2019-10-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4662IntroAccountability in Student Loan Data Act
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2019-10-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4627IntroStudent Borrower Advocate Act
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2019-10-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4603IntroLOAN Act of 2019 Leveraging Opportunities for Americans Now Act of 2019
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2019-10-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4596IntroStudent Loan Advocacy Act
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2019-10-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4212IntroAmerica's College Promise Act of 2019 This bill provides funding and establishes grants for states, Native American tribes, historically black colleges and universities, tribal colleges and universities, and minority-serving institutions. Specificall...
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2019-08-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4206IntroStudent and Taxpayer Protection Act This bill requires the Department of Education to establish performance metrics and a disclosure template to enable programs of training that prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation to be...
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2019-08-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3512IntroPROTECT Students Act of 2019 Preventing Risky Operations from Threatening the Education and Career Trajectories of Students Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3933IntroAmerica's College Promise Act of 2019 This bill provides funding and establishes grants for states, Native American tribes, historically black colleges and universities, tribal colleges and universities, and minority-serving institutions. Specificall...
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2019-07-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2250IntroAmerica's College Promise Act of 2019 This bill provides funding and establishes grants for states, Native American tribes, historically black colleges and universities, tribal colleges and universities, and minority-serving institutions. Specificall...
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2019-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3800IntroEducational Opportunity and Success Act of 2019
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2019-07-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3662IntroRelief for Defrauded Students Act of 2019
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2019-07-17
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5983-5985)
USHB3444IntroSchool Food Modernization Act
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2019-07-15
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB3102IntroHIGHER ED Act Helping Individuals Get a Higher Education while Reducing Education Debt Act
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2980IntroEagle Corps Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Entry Adjudication through General Legal Expertise Corps (EAGLE Corps) within the Department of Justice (DOJ) for the purpose of addressing inefficiencies in the administration of immigration laws. Th...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3513IntroPatsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher educatio...
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2019-06-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1964IntroPatsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher educatio...
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2019-06-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3101IntroAID Act Achieving Independence through Degrees Act
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2019-06-24
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB1949IntroSchool Food Modernization Act of 2019
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2019-06-24
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB3418IntroPOST GRAD Act Protecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates that Add to Debt Act This bill makes graduate and professional students eligible to receive subsidized Stafford Loans under the Federal Direct Loan Program beginning on July 1, 2019....
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2019-06-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3422IntroCBE Act of 2019 Competency-Based Education Act of 2019
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2019-06-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1855IntroASPIRE Act Access, Success, and Persistence In Reshaping Education Act of 2019
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2019-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1803IntroEducational Opportunity and Success Act of 2019
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2019-06-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2574IntroEquity and Inclusion Enforcement Act This bill authorizes private civil causes of action for disparate impact violations (to the same extent as intentional violations) of federal regulations of general applicability that prohibit discrimination on th...
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2724IntroProtecting Education Privacy Act
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2019-05-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1292IntroLOAN Act of 2019 Leveraging Opportunities for Americans Now Act of 2019
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2019-05-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1221IntroInnovation Zone Act
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2019-04-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1175IntroPSLF Technical Corrections Act of 2019
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2019-04-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2188IntroDepartment of Education Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act This bill authorizes the Department of Education to suspend, demote, or remove certain employees for poor performance or misconduct. It establishes requirements and procedures wi...
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2019-04-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7EngrossPaycheck Fairness Act This bill addresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex. It amends equal pay provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to (1) restrict the use of the bona fide factor defense to wage discrimination claims, (2) enhan...
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2019-04-03
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 53.
USHB268EngrossSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations to federal agencies, including supplemental appropriations for disaster assistance and continuing appropriations for agencies that are included in the seven FY2019 appropr...
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2019-04-01
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on H.R. 268 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 56) entered in Senate.
USSB976IntroCampus Accountability and Safety Act
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2019-04-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1565IntroStudent Right to Know Before You Go Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Center for Education Statistics to establish and maintain a new higher education data system. The Center must use the system to calculate student education, debt-related,...
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2019-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB1930IntroStates' Education Reclamation Act of 2019 This bill abolishes the Department of Education (ED) and repeals any program for which it has administrative responsibility. The Department of the Treasury shall provide grants to states, for FY2019-FY2027, f...
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2019-03-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB867IntroPROTECT Students Act of 2019 Preventing Risky Operations from Threatening the Education and Career Trajectories of Students Act of 2019 This bill provides additional oversight of postsecondary education programs, including for-profit institutions of ...
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2019-03-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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