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USHR987IntroRaising awareness regarding period poverty.
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2020-05-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7027IntroChild Care Is Essential Act
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2020-05-27
To House Appropriations Committee
USHR975IntroExpressing support for a national day of mourning, a recurring moment of silence in the House of Representatives, and a national memorial for American civilians killed by COVID-19.
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce 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
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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2020-05-21
Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
USSB3607EngrossSafeguarding America's First Responders Act of 2020 This bill extends death and disability benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB) to public safety officers (e.g., law enforcement officers) and survivors of public safety of...
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2020-05-15
Held at the desk.
USSR555IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the advocates, counselors, volunteers, and first responders who served survivors on an emergency basis during National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses appreciation of an...
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/4/2020 CR S2216)
USSR560IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/6/2020 CR S2293-2294)
USHR957IntroExpressing support for the designation of May as "National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for (1) the designation of National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and (2) investment in asthma research. It also s...
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6709IntroCoronavirus Frontline Workers Fair Pay Act
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2020-05-08
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E433-434)
USHB6793IntroPandemic Production Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6740IntroTo designate the area between the intersections of International Drive, Northwest and Van Ness Street, Northwest and International Drive, Northwest and International Place, Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia, as "Li Wenliang Plaza", and fo...
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2020-05-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6773IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a credit against tax for certain health care workers, and for other purposes. This bill allows a new tax credit for qualifying health care workers for $7,500 in a taxable year. A qualifying he...
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2020-05-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6788IntroHealthcare Workforce Resilience Act This bill makes previously unused immigrant visas available to nurses and physicians who petition for such a visa before the date that is 90 days after the end of the declared national emergency relating to the COV...
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3644IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3642IntroUNITE Act of 2020 Undertaking National Initiatives to Tackle Epidemic Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3643IntroVA Mission Telehealth Clarification Act
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2020-05-07
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3659IntroRelaunching America's Workforce Act
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR561IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, to be observed from May 6 through May 12, 2020. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week. It also recognizes the contributions of nurses t...
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2020-05-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3617IntroA bill to require payment of hazardous duty pay for members of the Armed Forces performing duty in response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Defense to pay hazardous duty pay during 2020 to...
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2020-05-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3630IntroFacilitating Innovation to Fight Coronavirus Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3634IntroHealth Heroes 2020 Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3627IntroMedical Supply Transparency and Delivery Act This bill provides for the procurement and distribution of equipment and supplies needed to combat COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The bill sets forth responsibilities for the National Response ...
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2020-05-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR951IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, to be observed from May 6 through May 12, 2020. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week. It also recognizes the contributions of nurses to the U.S. he...
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2020-05-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6696IntroSUPPLIES Act Shoring Up Personal Protective and Lifesaving Indispensable Equipment Stockpile Act
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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
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3599IntroHealthcare Workforce Resilience Act This bill makes previously unused immigrant visas available to nurses and physicians who petition for such a visa before the date that is 90 days after the end of the declared national emergency relating to the COV...
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3606IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6717IntroHealth Care Workforce Protection Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to extend the authorized stay period for certain alien health care workers to until at least 60 days after the end of the declared emergency period ste...
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2020-05-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6711IntroMedical Supply Transparency and Delivery Act This bill provides for the procurement and distribution of equipment and supplies needed to combat COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The bill sets forth responsibilities for the National Response ...
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2020-05-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6720IntroStudent Loan Forgiveness for Frontline Health Workers Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6719IntroEmergency Medical Supplies Procurement Act
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2020-05-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USSB3588IntroJustice for Victims of Coronavirus Act This bill establishes various bodies to investigate and seek damages from China relating to its response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. The bill also allows a foreign government to be...
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2020-05-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6650IntroHealth Heroes 2020 Act
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6663IntroTruth in Healthcare Marketing Act of 2020
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6646IntroRelaunching America's Workforce Act
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2020-05-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6654IntroEmergency COVID Telehealth Response Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to allow, when exercising its waiver authority, the following providers to furnish telehealth services under Medicare during the public heal...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6634IntroEmergency COVID Telehealth Response Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to allow, when exercising its waiver authority, the following providers to furnish telehealth services under Medicare during the public heal...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6645IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, to conduct or support research on the mental health consequences of SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19, and for other purposes. This bil...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6625IntroCRUISE Integrity Act Cruise Reform and Uniform Industry Standards Evoke Integrity Act
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2020-04-27
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB6618IntroTRIAGE Act of 2020 Temporary Responders for Immediate Aid in Grave Emergencies Act of 2020 This bill (1) directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a database to facilitate the provision of health care services by voluntee...
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2020-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB266PassDepartment of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing additional funding for small business loans, health care providers, and C...
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2020-04-24
Became Public Law No: 116-139. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6610IntroDirector of Pandemic and Biodefense Preparedness and Response Act
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2020-04-24
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6560IntroUNITE Act of 2020 Undertaking National Initiatives to Tackle Epidemic Act of 2020 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency by increasing volunteer opportunities within AmeriCorps and employment oppor...
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2020-04-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR933IntroRecognizing COVID-19 frontline workers. This resolution recognizes and commends the contributions of frontline workers during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus 2019) public-health emergency.
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6559IntroCOVID-19 Every Worker Protection Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Labor to promulgate both an emergency temporary occupational safety or health standard and a permanent standard to protect certain employees from occupational exposure ...
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2020-04-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6484IntroHazard Pay for the Frontlines During Health Emergencies Act
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2020-04-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR916IntroRecognizing the heroism of our Nation's health care workers and first responders, including doctors, nurses, emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, medical staff, pharmacists, law enforcement personnel, and military personnel, during the COV...
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2020-04-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6460IntroTo provide funding for needed child and adult care so that essential workers can report to work during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-04-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6471IntroDr. Li Wenliang Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to make arrangements for the posthumous presentation of a gold medal in commemoration of Dr. Li Wenliang's efforts to save lives by drawing awareness to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavir...
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2020-04-07
To House Financial Services Committee
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