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USSB4049IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-07-02
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (CR S4197)
USSB3414PassMajor Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to carry out specified major medical facility projects during FY2020. The bill also indicates the maximum amount that can be spent on each projec...
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2020-06-16
Became Public Law No: 116-144. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3964IntroCORPS Act Cultivating Opportunity and Response to the Pandemic through Service Act
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2020-06-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7208IntroPPP Access for Rural Hospitals Act This bill includes within the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), certain rural hospitals or hospitals serving low-income pa...
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2020-06-15
To House Small Business Committee
USHB7147IntroCRISIS Act Creating Resources to Improve Situations of Inherent Severity Act
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2020-06-12
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7179IntroPandemic Liability Protection Act
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2020-06-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7168IntroCreating Capacity for Communities in Need Act This bill provides for an exception, during the national emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), to provisions under the Stark law (i.e., the Physician Self-Referral Law) that pro...
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2020-06-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3921IntroEmergency Medical Supplies Procurement Act
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2020-06-09
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3915IntroProtecting Reopening Businesses Recovering from COVID-19 Act
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3907IntroPPP for Critical Access Hospitals Act This bill expands the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), to encompass critical access hospitals. A critical access hospi...
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2020-06-08
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB3548IntroCARES Act Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act This bill addresses economic impacts of, and otherwise responds to, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The bill authorizes emergency loans to distressed businesses, including air carriers...
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2020-06-03
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
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.
USHB7078IntroEDOT Act of 2020 Evaluating Disparities and Outcomes of Telehealth During the COVID-19 Emergency Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to report on the effects of changes that were made during the public he...
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2020-06-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7072IntroSFC Heath Robinson Burn Pit Transparency Act
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2020-06-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3858IntroPRICE Act Pandemic Response and Interstate Cost Equity Act
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2020-06-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7048IntroNursing Home Pandemic Protection Act
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2020-05-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7059IntroCoronavirus Provider Protection Act
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2020-05-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR979IntroCommending the efforts and honoring the work of the men and women of the USNS Comfort, the USNS Mercy, and the United States Navy in the response to those affected by the COVID-19 outbreaks in Los Angeles, California, and New York, New York. This res...
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6972IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7004IntroSave Our Rural Health Providers Act This bill requires a specific portion of the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund to be allocated to rural health care providers responding to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, th...
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6979IntroVeterans Access to Care Act
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3823IntroSave Our Rural Health Providers Act This bill requires a specific portion of the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund to be allocated to rural health care providers responding to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, th...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3806IntroLocal Community Emergency Relief Act of 2020
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2020-05-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3772IntroProtecting Our Seniors from the Pandemic Act
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2020-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3768IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3753IntroVA Directly Returning Opioid Prescriptions Act
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2020-05-18
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6901IntroCOVID-19 Testing Inventory Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to share information on a public website about tests to diagnose COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) or detect the virus that causes the disease. The ...
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2020-05-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6910IntroER Hero and Patient Safety Act Emergency Room Hero and Patient Safety Act This bill requires hospitals that employ, or contract with, physicians who furnish emergency medical services to provide specified due process protections before taking certain...
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2020-05-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6872IntroSOS Act of 2020 Sending Outside Support Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to distribute funds to allow states to establish strike teams that may be deployed to skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilitie...
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3738IntroCOVID-19 Testing Inventory Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to share information on a public website about tests to diagnose COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) or detect the virus that causes the disease. The ...
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2020-05-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3750IntroMedicare Accelerated and Advance Payments Improvement Act
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2020-05-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6855IntroFacilitating Virtual Visitation for Nursing Home Residents Act of 2020 This bill provides statutory authority for certain requirements with respect to the rights of residents in Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). Specifically, the bill requi...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6858IntroCOVID-19 Emergency Medical Supplies Enhancement Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6849IntroNursing Facility Quality Reporting Act of 2020 This bill provides statutory authority for the requirement that Medicare skilled nursing facilities and Medicaid nursing facilities report data regarding COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) prepare...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6857IntroCOHORT Act of 2020 COVID-19-Only Homes Organized for Resident Treatment Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a program in which Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) may elect to be desig...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6837IntroMedicare Accelerated and Advance Payments Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6836IntroTribal Health Care Protection Fund Act This bill provides additional appropriations for the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund for the Indian Health Service, Indian tribes, tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations to prevent...
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2020-05-12
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6839IntroTo direct the Comptroller General of the United States to submit a report describing the response of certain entities to the COVID-19 pandemic with respect to the development, regulatory evaluation, and deployment of diagnostic tests. This bill requi...
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2020-05-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6803IntroProtecting Outpatient Access Act of 2020 This bill expands the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), to encompass certain outpatient care centers that are affili...
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2020-05-12
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6792IntroImproving Telehealth for Underserved Communities Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3654IntroRural Health Relief Act This bill expands the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), to encompass public hospitals that are owned or operated by a state or local ...
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2020-05-07
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB3644IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill modifies several requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and Medicaid nursing facilities (NFs) during the public health emergency relating t...
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2020-05-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3631IntroRelief for Rural Providers During Emergencies Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6719IntroEmergency Medical Supplies Procurement Act
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2020-05-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB6716IntroTo amend the Small Business Act to include certain critical access hospitals in the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes. This bill expands the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-1...
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2020-05-05
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6698IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill modifies several requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and Medicaid nursing facilities (NFs) during the public health emergency relating t...
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
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
USHB6669IntroCOVID-19 Cost Share Adjustment Relief Act of 2020 This bill provides for a 100% federal cost share of assistance provided under the emergency declaration issued by the President on March 13, 2020, relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019)...
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2020-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6666IntroCOVID-19 Testing, Reaching, And Contacting Everyone (TRACE) Act This bill authorizes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to award grants for testing, contact tracing, monitoring, and other activities to address COVID-19 (i.e., corona...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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