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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.
USHB7099IntroTo provide for the conveyance of a small parcel of Coconino National Forest land in the State of Arizona. This bill directs, if the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR), on behalf of the University of Arizona Experiment Station, offers to convey to the Un...
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2020-06-18
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3250IntroJulius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part owner and President of Sears, Roebuck and Company and a noted p...
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2020-06-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 345.
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.
USSB3690IntroEmergency 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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2020-05-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation 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)
USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6322PassStudent Veteran Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 This bill addresses education programs and assistance for veterans during the covered period from March 1-December 21, 2020. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to...
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2020-04-28
Became Public Law No: 116-140. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6437IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
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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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
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.
USHB6109IntroINSPIRES Act Inspiring New STEM Professionals by Investing in Renovation of Education Spaces Act This bill directs the Department of Education to establish grant programs (1) for the modernization, renovation, or repair of career- and technical-educa...
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2020-03-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3397IntroINSPIRES Act Inspiring New STEM Professionals by Investing in Renovation of Education Spaces Act This bill directs the Department of Education to establish grant programs (1) for the modernization, renovation, or repair of career- and technical-educa...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1863IntroJulius Rosenwald and Rosenwald Schools Study Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part-owner and President of the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a no...
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2020-03-04
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB4852EngrossG.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act GIVE Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide specified information to veterans and members of the Armed Forces about postsecondary educational institutions. Specifically, t...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5765IntroSchool Safety Act of 2020
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2020-02-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5301IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to permit certain individuals complying with State law to possess firearms.
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5654IntroExpanding Medical Education Act of 2020
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2020-01-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3209IntroCampus Fire Safety Education Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5647IntroCampus Fire Safety Education Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2343IntroPeace and Tolerance in Palestinian Education Act This bill directs the Department of State to report annually to Congress on the school materials used by the Palestinian Authority or the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees i...
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2019-12-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1890IntroRenew America's Schools Act of 2019 This bill establishes a program under which the Department of Energy must award grants for energy improvements (e.g., renovations to install energy efficiency or renewable energy technologies, repairs to improve in...
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2019-12-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 383.
USHR716IntroDesignating the National Center of Excellence for research in coastal flooding and recurrent flooding, a partnership among Old Dominion University and William & Mary, including the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and the Virginia Coastal Policy ...
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2019-11-19
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB5148IntroHigher Education Standards Improvement Act This bill requires states to take certain actions related to their oversight of institutions of higher education (IHEs). Specifically, states must (1) evaluate each IHE to determine if it meets standards for...
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2019-11-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB481IntroNicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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.
USHB4951IntroSchool Security Enhancement Act This bill allows local educational agencies to use specified portions of Student Support and Academic Enrichment grants for planning and designing school buildings and facilities, installing infrastructure, and impleme...
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2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4968IntroBASIC Act Basic Assistance for Students In College Act
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2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4917IntroSurvey Our Military Impacted Schools Act This bill requires the Department of Defense to study and report on the unmet capital-improvement needs of each elementary and secondary school that (1) has a total enrollment of not fewer than 150 students, (...
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2019-10-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4606IntroALYSSA Act Alyssa's Legacy Youth in Schools Safety Alert Act This bill addresses school security by, among other requirements, mandating that each elementary school and secondary school have a silent alarm to alert local law enforcement authorities a...
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB2137IntroEnergy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2019 This bill revises a variety of programs to encourage energy efficiency in buildings, industry, and the federal government, including by encouraging energy efficiency in residential, commercial...
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2019-10-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 263.
USSB2670Intro21st Century Workforce Partnerships Act
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2019-10-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4826Intro21st Century Workforce Partnerships Act
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2019-10-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1225IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act This bill establishes the National Park Service and Public Lands Legacy Restoration Fund into which, through FY2024, there shall be deposited an amount equal to 50% of all energy development revenues due and pay...
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2019-10-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.
USHB4626IntroSELF Act of 2019 Social Emotional Learning for Families Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Education to award grants to local educational agencies to develop, implement, and evaluate teacher and school leader training programs on family ...
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2019-10-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4586IntroNative American Education Opportunity Act
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2019-10-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4486IntroDigital Equity Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to establish grant programs for (1) promoting digital equity, (2) supporting digital inclusion activities, and (3) building capacity for stat...
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2019-09-26
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
USHR581IntroExpressing support for the recognition of September 22, 2019, to September 28, 2019, as Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions week.
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2019-09-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4465IntroEnhance School Safety Act This bill authorizes local educational agencies to use grant funds provided through the Student Support and Academic Enrichment Program for the purchase and use of school security measures, including security cameras and met...
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2019-09-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4430IntroClean Data in Higher Education Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Education to assign a unique numeric identifier to each campus of each institution of higher education for the purposes of reporting and disaggregating data such as tuiti...
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2019-09-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB762EngrossStreamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy to act as the lead agency for coordinating and disseminating information on existing programs and ass...
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2019-09-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 208.
USSB253IntroStreamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act This bill requires the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy to act as the lead federal agency for coordinating and disseminating information on existing federal programs that support energy e...
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2019-09-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 207.
USHB1618EngrossNicholas and Zachary Burt Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2019 This bill requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide grants that support carbon monoxide poisoning prevention to states that require carbon monoxide alarms in ...
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2019-09-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4301IntroSchool Shooting Safety and Preparedness Act This bill requires the Department of Education to publish an annual report on indicators of school crime and safety. Such report shall collect specified information, including (1) the number of school shoot...
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2019-09-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 22.
USHB4316IntroPublic School Emergency Relief Act This bill authorizes a Department of Education program to provide temporary emergency impact aid payments to states for assisting local educational agencies and Indian schools in responding to increases in the enrol...
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2019-09-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2466IntroWater Justice Act
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2019-09-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB4033IntroWater Justice Act
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2019-09-04
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB520IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Energy to establish an energy efficiency materials pilot program. This bill requires the Department of Energy to establish and report on a pilot program to award grants for providing nonprofit buildings with energy-...
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2019-08-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 174.
USHB4127IntroBroadband Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to make financing available for the construction and deployment of broadband infrastructure through a broadb...
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2019-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
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