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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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2019-09-18
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Record Vote No. 292) entered in Senate.
USSB2481IntroEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act
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2019-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3809IntroCollege Student Hunger Act of 2019
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2019-09-11
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4265IntroHealthy Breakfasts Help Kids Learn Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4259IntroSPARK Act Schools Preventing Hunger in At-Risk Kids Act
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2019-09-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1717IntroHealthy Food Access for All Americans Act This bill allows tax credits and grants for activities that provide access to healthy food in food deserts, which are communities that have limited or no access to grocery stores and meet income requirements....
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSCR24EngrossA concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture.
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB2416IntroEMPOWERS Act of 2019 Economic Mobility, Prosperity, and Opportunity with Waivers that Enable Reforms for States Act of 2019
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2019-08-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4065IntroFood for Thought Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3507IntroJulia Carson Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Families Act of 2019
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2019-07-19
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB2143IntroCollege Student Hunger Act of 2019
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2019-07-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB3760IntroDomestic Workers Bill of Rights Act
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2019-07-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3743IntroSTOP Campus Hunger Act Supporting Transparency to Overcome Poverty and Campus Hunger Act
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2019-07-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2097IntroProtecting Sensitive Locations Act
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2019-07-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3667IntroSummer Meals and Learning Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Education to award grants to state library administrative agencies to enable them to award subgrants to eligible local educational agencies for summer early reading programs he...
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2019-07-11
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5593-5594)
USHB3401PassEmergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 This bill provides $4.5 billion in FY2019 emergency supplemental appropriations to federal departments and agencies for humanitarian assis...
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2019-07-01
Became Public Law No: 116-26. (TXT | PDF)
USSR260IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting the commitment of the United States Agency for International Development to global nu...
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2019-06-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3142IntroSNAP Vitamin and Mineral Improvement Act of 2019 This bill allows Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) benefits to be used to purchase multivitamin-mineral dietary supplements for home consumption...
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2019-06-24
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3378IntroStop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture to establish a program providing eligible households with summer Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards in order to give children access to food during the summer...
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2019-06-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1941IntroChild Summer Hunger Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture to establish a program providing eligible households with summer Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards in order to give children access to food during the summer mont...
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2019-06-20
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1900IntroEmergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 This bill provides $4.59 billion in FY2019 emergency supplemental appropriations to federal departments and agencies for humanitarian assi...
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2019-06-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 115.
USHB3291IntroSNACKS Act Smart Nutrition And Choices for Kids and Schools Act This bill ensures that the Department of Agriculture school nutrition standards allow any food that may be served as part of a reimbursable meal under the National School Lunch Program o...
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2019-06-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3220IntroKids Eat Local Act This bill modifies Department of Agriculture requirements for the national school food programs relating to the purchases of locally produced food. The bill allows institutions participating in the school food programs to use local...
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2019-06-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1810IntroMILK Act of 2019 Milk in Lunches for Kids Act of 2019 This bill revises requirements for the National School Lunch Program to allow schools to serve whole milk and milk with 2% fat. The bill directs the Department of Agriculture to revise its regulat...
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2019-06-12
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2809IntroImproving Access to Nutrition Act of 2019
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2019-06-10
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
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.
USHB3125IntroSchool Milk Nutrition Act of 2019
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2019-06-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1717IntroSNAP Vitamin and Mineral Improvement Act of 2019 This bill allows Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) benefits to be used to purchase multivitamin-mineral dietary supplements for home consumption...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1025IntroVERDAD Act of 2019 Venezuela Emergency Relief, Democracy Assistance, and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to take various actions to address the political situation in Venezuela. (The United States does not recognize Nicolas Ma...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 101.
USHR378IntroHonoring the accomplishments and legacy of Arthur "Art" Simon.
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2019-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB1603IntroDELIVER Act of 2019 Delivering Elderly Lunches and Increasing Volunteer Engagement and Reimbursements Act of 2019 This bill increases the standard mileage rate for the tax deduction for the charitable use of a passenger automobile to deliver meals to...
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2019-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2928IntroDELIVER Act of 2019 Delivering Elderly Lunches and Increasing Volunteer Engagement and Reimbursements Act of 2019 This bill increases the standard mileage rate for the tax deduction for the charitable use of a passenger automobile to deliver meals to...
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2019-05-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2410IntroREDEEM Act Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2839IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHB2831IntroBUILDS Act Building U.S. Infrastructure by Leveraging Demands for Skills
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2019-05-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2818IntroSummer Meals Act of 2019
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2019-05-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1517IntroBUILDS Act Building U.S. Infrastructure by Leveraging Demands for Skills
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2019-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1445IntroCentral America Reform and Enforcement Act
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2019-05-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2706IntroFeeding Hungry Students in Schools Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2688IntroSalad Bars in Schools Expansion Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish and implement a plan, including through a five-year program of competitive grants, to promote the use of salad bars in schools participating in t...
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2019-05-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2651IntroImproving Training for School Food Service Workers Act This bill adds requirements regarding the availability of training that the Department of Agriculture provides under current law for local food service personnel in schools. The training must be ...
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2019-05-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1364IntroEarly Pell Promise Act
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2019-05-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2494IntroTribal Nutrition Improvement Act of 2019 This bill allows an Indian tribe to assume, from a nearby local educational agency (LEA) and in lieu of a state, responsibility for administration of the school breakfast program, the school lunch program, the...
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2019-05-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1307IntroTribal Nutrition Improvement Act of 2019 This bill allows an Indian tribe to assume, from a nearby local educational agency (LEA) and in lieu of a state, responsibility for administration of the school breakfast program, the school lunch program, the...
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2019-05-02
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHR322IntroRecognizing the National Association of Letter Carriers one-day food drive. This resolution recognizes the National Association of Letter Carriers' one-day food drive and honors the association for its community service and philanthropic efforts.
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB2311IntroAnti-Lunch Shaming Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the stigmatization of a child who is unable to pay for meals provided by schools under the National School Lunch Program or the School Breakfast Program. The bill applies to a child who either does n...
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2019-04-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1187IntroSafe School Meals for Kids Act
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2019-04-11
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1723IntroCampus Hunger Reduction Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB1119IntroAnti-Lunch Shaming Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the stigmatization of a child who is unable to pay for meals provided by schools under the National School Lunch Program or the School Breakfast Program. The bill applies to a child who either does n...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2291IntroWild Game Donation Act of 2019 This bill modifies the tax treatment of donations of wild game meat to (1) increase the tax deduction for charitable contributions of qualified wild game meat by the processing fees paid with respect to such contributio...
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2019-04-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
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