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USSB910EngrossNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the National Sea Grant College Program, through which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) supports university-based pro...
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2020-12-02
Senate agreed to the House amendment to the Senate bill by Voice Vote.
USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-12-02
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB1773EnrollRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2020-11-24
Presented to President.
USHB5855EngrossBipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program for specified trauma centers and nonprofits to establish or expand intervention or prevention programs rel...
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2020-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3824IntroProtecting Seniors from Emergency Scams Act
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2020-11-18
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSR778IntroA resolution recognizing Interscholastic Athletic Administrators' Day on December 15, 2020.
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2020-11-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8774IntroFAMILIES Act Finding Alternatives to Mass Incarceration: Lives Improved by Ending Separation Act of 2020
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2020-11-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB4916IntroFAMILIES Act Finding Alternatives to Mass Incarceration: Lives Improved by Ending Separation Act of 2020
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2020-11-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4920IntroImproving Telework Cybersecurity for Small Organizations Act
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2020-11-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7387IntroShovel-Ready Restoration Grants for Coastlines and Fisheries Act of 2020
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2020-11-17
Committee Hearings Held.
USSR716IntroA resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".
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2020-11-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 09/24/2020 S5875-5876)
USHR1212IntroRecognizing Interscholastic Athletic Administrators' Day on December 15, 2020.
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2020-11-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USHB8678IntroGlobal Wildlife Trade Biosecurity Act
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2020-11-09
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB14IntroCommitment to Defeat the Virus and Keep America Healthy Act
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2020-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act This bill enacts specified legislation related to China and other issues, including legislation (1) authorizing activities to counter the global malign influence of the Chinese Communist Party, (2) prohibiting certain imp...
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
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. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2795IntroWildlife Corridors Conservation Act of 2019 This bill provides for the conservation and restoration of habitats that facilitate the movement of certain native species (e.g., fish, wildlife, or plant species) that may be at risk due to habitat loss or...
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2020-10-09
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 456.
USHR1180IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of September 21 through September 25, 2020, as "National Family Service Learning Week". This resolution (1) expresses support for the designation of National Family Service Learning Week, (2) recogni...
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2020-10-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8509IntroJobs for Economic Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8511IntroCare Corps Demonstration Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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.
USSB4773IntroContinuing the Paycheck Protection Program Act
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2020-10-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 562.
USHB6396IntroResponsible Relief for Americans Act This bill revises and establishes economic assistance measures in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill provides funding for and authorizes the Small Business Administration...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSR739IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 21 through September 25, 2020, as "National Family Service Learning Week". This resolution (1) expresses support for the designation of the week of September 21-September 25...
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2020-09-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5998; text: CR S5986)
USSB4772IntroFuture of Local News Commission Act of 2020
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2020-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR1139IntroHonoring the 50th Anniversary of the National Park Service Volunteers-In-Parks program that was established on July 29, 1970. This resolution honors the 50th anniversary of the National Park Service Volunteers-In-Parks program.
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2020-09-29
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8430IntroCALMER Act of 2020 Culture, Arts, Libraries, and Museums Emergency Relief Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8420IntroTruth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policy Act This bill establishes the Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policy in the United States and sets forth its powers, duties, and membership. Among other activities, ...
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2020-09-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8396IntroJenna Quinn Law This bill allows the Department of Health and Human Services to provide grants for evidence-informed child sexual abuse awareness and prevention programs. The grants may be awarded for a period of up to five years.
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2020-09-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4682IntroCare Corps Demonstration Act of 2020
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2020-09-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4657IntroA bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to designate one week each year as "Buddy Check Week" for the purpose of outreach and education concerning peer wellness checks for veterans, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1646EngrossHERO Act Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Act This bill establishes a series of programs relating to the behavioral health of public-safety officers (e.g., law enforcement officers, firefighters, ambulance crew members, and 9-1-1 operators) and ...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB924EngrossJenna Quinn Law This bill allows the Department of Health and Human Services to provide grants for evidence-informed child sexual abuse awareness and prevention programs. The grants may be awarded for a period of up to five years.
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2020-09-22
Held at the desk.
USHB8349IntroHazard Pay for Essential Workers Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8288IntroImproving the Not-So-Great American Outdoors Act
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2020-09-17
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHR1122IntroExpressing support for dance as a form of valuable exercise and of artistic expression, and for the designation of September 19, 2020, as "National Dance Day". This resolution expresses support for the designation of a National Dance Day.
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2020-09-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8265IntroTo amend the Small Business Act and the CARES Act to establish a program for second draw loans and make other modifications to the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes.
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2020-09-16
To House Small Business Committee
USSCR44IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing September 11, 2020, as "National Day of Service and Remembrance". This concurrent resolution (1) calls on the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2020, as a National Day...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB8254IntroBETTER Kidney Care Act Bringing Enhanced Treatments and Therapies to ESRD Recipients Kidney Care Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a demonstration program for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage ...
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2020-09-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4574IntroBringing Enhanced Treatments and Therapies to ESRD Recipients (BETTER) Kidney Care Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a demonstration program for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease ...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8241IntroGAO Mandates Revision Act
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2020-09-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB8203IntroCOVID-19 Health Disparities Action Act of 2020
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2020-09-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR115IntroRecognizing September 11, 2020, as "National Day of Service and Remembrance". This concurrent resolution (1) calls on the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2020, as a National Day of Service and Remembra...
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2020-09-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4558IntroThank You Act This bill allows a refundable tax credit beginning in 2020 for certain law enforcement officers. It also allows a $1,500 deduction from gross income (above-the-line deduction) for first responders.
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2020-09-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4555IntroElder Justice Reauthorization Act of 2020 This bill appropriates funding to support adult protective services and reauthorizes various programs that address elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Specifically, the bill appropriates additional fundin...
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2020-09-10
To Senate Finance Committee
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
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