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USHB5572EngrossFamily Support Services for Addiction Act of 2020 This bill directs the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to award grants to certain nonprofits to develop or expand services for individuals with substance use disorders and the...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB785PassCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 This bill makes updates related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, mental health care, care for women veterans, and telehealth care. TITLE I--I...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-171.
USHR1186IntroRecognizing the importance of biomedical research and thanking biomedical researchers in the United States.
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2020-10-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1185IntroRecognizing the importance of mental health globally and highlighting the contributions and value of mental health, well-being, psychosocial support, and human capacity, particularly in areas of economic inequity, development contexts, and humanitari...
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2020-10-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7902IntroExpedited Hiring for VA Trained Psychiatrists Act of 2020
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8033IntroAccess to Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7992IntroTelehealth Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR1182IntroRecognizing the roles and the contributions of America's certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives in providing high-quality, evidence-based, cost-effective, and essential sexual and reproductive health care services to women and pregnant peopl...
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2020-10-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1153IntroCondemning unwanted, unnecessary medical procedures on individuals without their full, informed consent. This resolution condemns the performance of unwanted, unnecessary medical procedures on individuals without their informed consent and recognizes...
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2020-10-02
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159.
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB4775IntroDelivering Immediate Relief to America's Families, Schools and Small Businesses Act
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2020-10-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 564.
USHB2468EngrossSchool-Based Allergies and Asthma Management Program Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4861EngrossEffective Suicide Screening and Assessment in the Emergency Department Act of 2020 This bill establishes a competitive grant program for up to 40 hospitals with emergency departments and certain on-site professionals to help connect patients in emerg...
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2020-09-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4996EngrossHelping MOMS Act of 2020 Helping Medicaid Offer Maternity Services Act of 2020 This bill allows states to provide one year of postpartum coverage under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). (Current law requires 60 days of post...
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2020-09-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5469EngrossPursuing Equity in Mental Health Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6612IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to prescribe the technical qualifications for licensed hearing aid specialists of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to pr...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7441IntroHire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct, as part of the Transition Assistance Program, recruitment for specified medical personnel positions from among medical department personnel ...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USSR716IntroA resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".
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2020-09-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB8393IntroFrontline Health Care Worker Student Loan Assistance Act of 2020
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2020-09-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3228EngrossVA Mission Telehealth Clarification Act This bill authorizes health professional trainees of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide treatment to veterans via telemedicine. To provide such treatment, a trainee must be under the supervision...
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2020-09-23
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 553.
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USSB4658IntroWomen's Public Health and Safety Act
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2020-09-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8353IntroWomen's Public Health and Safety Act
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2020-09-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8351IntroCommunity Health Center Mental Health Screening Act
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2020-09-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5619EngrossSuicide Prevention Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish two grant programs to prevent self-harm and suicide. First, HHS must award grants to state, local, and tribal health departments to expand survei...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4995EngrossMaternal Health Quality Improvement Act of 2020 This bill expands initiatives to address maternal health in rural areas and promote innovation in the field. Specifically, the bill requires the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to es...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR1141IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 22, 2020, as "National Hispanic Nurses Day".
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2020-09-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8349IntroHazard Pay for Essential Workers Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2328IntroCommunity Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 the Community Health Center Fund, which provides enhanced funding for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.
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2020-09-21
House Committee on Transportation Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Nov. 20, 2020.
USSB4635IntroCombating Trafficking of Cuban Doctors Act of 2020
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2020-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB8283IntroTREAT Act Temporary Reciprocity to Ensure Access to Treatment Act
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2020-09-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7287IntroTo clarify the licensure requirements for contractor medical professionals to perform medical disability examinations for the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2020-09-16
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USSB514IntroDeborah Sampson Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 536.
USSB629IntroAccountability in Department of Veterans Affairs Scheduling and Consult Management Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 537.
USSB3643IntroVA Mission Telehealth Clarification Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 545.
USSR693IntroA resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to implement an agenda to Transform, Heal, and Renew by Investing in a Vibrant Economy ("THRIVE").
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2020-09-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR1111IntroSupporting the people of Belarus and their democratic aspirations and condemning the election rigging and subsequent violent crackdowns on peaceful protestors by the Government of the Republic of Belarus.
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2020-09-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1102IntroRecognizing the duty of the Federal Government to implement an agenda to Transform, Heal, and Renew by Investing in a Vibrant Economy ("THRIVE").
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2020-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB8245IntroThe Dr. Joseph Costa Honoring Essential Americans Risking Their Safety Act of 2020
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2020-09-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8203IntroCOVID-19 Health Disparities Action Act of 2020
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2020-09-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8205IntroETHIC Act Ensuring Transparent Honest Information on COVID-19 Act
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2020-09-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8107IntroVA Emergency Department Safety Planning Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to report on its efforts to implement a suicide prevention program for veterans presenting to an emergency department or urgent care center of the Veter...
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB3797IntroMedical Marijuana Research Act of 2019
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3EngrossElijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs, health care coverage and costs, and public health. TITLE I--LOWERING PRICES THROUGH FAIR DRUG PRICE NEGO...
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2020-09-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USSB4537IntroRECOVERY Act Reinvigorating the Economy, Creating Opportunity for every Vocation, Employer, Retiree & Youth Act
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2020-09-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8167IntroCoronavirus Testing Capacity Expansion Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to directly reimburse laboratories for certain tests and related services during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency and exp...
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2020-09-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8150IntroSCHOOLS Act Safe Considerations of the Health Of Our Learning Students Act This bill requires a study on safety precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in schools. It also establishes a grant program to assist s...
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2020-09-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8141IntroStrengthening Mental Health Supports for BIPOC Communities Act
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2020-09-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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