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USHB1646IntroHERO Act of 2019 Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Act of 2019 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...
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2020-06-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5855IntroBipartisan 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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2020-06-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1957EngrossTaxpayer First Act of 2019 This bill establishes the National Parks and Public Land Legacy Restoration Fund to support deferred maintenance projects on federal lands. For FY2021-FY2025, there shall be deposited into the fund an amount equal to 50% of...
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2020-06-18
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB7216IntroSmall Business PPE Tax Credit Act This bill allows certain small businesses a tax credit for the cost of qualified personal protective equipment, up to $25,000 in a taxable year. The entities eligible for such credit include farms, nonprofit organiza...
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2020-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7211IntroLIFE NOW Act Limiting Infant Fatality and Empowering Nonprofit Organization Workforces This bill modifies the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically,...
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2020-06-15
To House Small Business Committee
USHB7218IntroEnhancing North Korea Humanitarian Assistance Act
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2020-06-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7222IntroSafe Reopening Tax Credit This bill allows an eligible employer a payroll tax credit for 30% of qualified virus transmission prevention expenses. The bill defines qualified virus transmission prevention expenses as expenses for reducing or preventing...
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2020-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3250IntroJulius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part owner and President of Sears, Roebuck and Company and a noted p...
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2020-06-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 345.
USHB7156IntroSERVICE Act STEM Education and Recruitment by Valuing Increased Community Engagement Act of 2020
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7111IntroVeterans Economic Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-06-04
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7054IntroGood Samaritan Menstrual Products Act
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2020-05-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6976IntroService Assurance Act of 2020 This bill exempts nonprofit organizations from liability for any act or omission relating to harm arising from exposure to, or infection by, the coronavirus (i.e., the virus that causes COVID-19) during the COVID-19 publ...
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2020-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6970IntroPROVIDE Act Prevent Restrictions On Volunteers' Incomes During Emergencies Act
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2020-05-22
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6923IntroCoronavirus Front-Line Responders Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 300,000 half dollar clad coins in honor and commemoration of the work...
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2020-05-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6900IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6853IntroUNITE Act of 2020 Undertaking National Initiatives to Tackle Epidemic Act of 2020
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2020-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR966IntroRecognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system. This reso...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6808IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6838IntroEmergency Funding for Child Protection Act
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2020-05-12
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6822IntroNational Public Health Corps Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6833IntroUtilizing and Supporting Evacuated Peace Corps Volunteers Act This bill provides benefits for Peace Corps volunteers, including health insurance for volunteers whose service was terminated due to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak...
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2020-05-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR956IntroRecognizing the United Chinese Americans' nationwide food drive and the contributions of Chinese Americans to the United States. This resolution (1) recognizes the significance of the Chinese-American community as an integral component of the rich di...
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2020-05-08
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6752IntroInvest in Child Safety Act
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6702IntroPandemic Response and Opportunity Through National Service Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6713IntroFORWARD Act Furthering Our Recovery With American Research & Development Act This bill makes several changes to the income tax credit for business expenses for increasing research activities. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility for the credit ...
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means 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
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
USHB6619IntroRestore America's Main Street Act This bill provides a small business with $1.5 million or less in gross receipts and not more than 50 full-time employees a refundable tax credit (rebate) equal to the lesser of 30% of its gross receipts for the first...
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2020-04-24
To House Ways And Means 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 This bill establishes the position of the Director of Pandemic and Biodefense Preparedness and Response in the executive branch and sets forth the qualifications for and responsibiliti...
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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
USHCR97IntroEstablishing the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handling of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This concurrent resolution establishes the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handli...
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2020-04-17
To House Rules Committee
USHB6423IntroTo provide for a temporary debt collection moratorium during the COVID-19 emergency period, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-31
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6419IntroSenior Legal Hotline Act of 2020
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2020-03-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 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. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6424IntroTo extend the charitable deduction to all taxpayers regardless of whether a taxpayer itemizes deductions in order to encourage and increase charitable giving, and to provide for loans and loan guarantees to certain public charities. This bill allows ...
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2020-03-31
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6416IntroMobilizing America to Help Act This bill directs the President to make Peace Corps volunteers available to the Federal Emergency Management Agency during a declared emergency period resulting from the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemi...
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2020-03-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6408IntroTo extend the charitable deduction to all taxpayers regardless of whether a taxpayer itemizes deductions in order to encourage and increase charitable giving, and to provide for loans and loan guarantees to certain public charities. This bill allows ...
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2020-03-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
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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2020-03-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6384IntroCommunity Meals Fund This bill authorizes the Department of Agriculture to award grants to community-based nonprofit feeding and anti-hunger groups to partner with small and mid-sized restaurants or food contractors to expand meal access and food sec...
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2020-03-24
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6315IntroCOVID-19 National Service Response Act This bill modifies the Corporation for National and Community Service program to respond to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) national emergency. The corporation shall allow an individual serving in ...
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2020-03-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6367IntroEntrepreneurial Development COVID-19 Response Act of 2020 This bill requires the Small Business Administration to award grants for small business development centers, women's business centers, and chapters of the Service Corps of Retired Executives t...
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2020-03-23
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6361IntroRelief for Small Businesses and Nonprofits Act
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families 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. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6349IntroContinuity of Business Operations Support Act of 2020 This bill requires the Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide grants to small business development centers, women's business centers, and chapters of the Service Corps of Retired Executive...
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2020-03-23
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6321IntroFinancial Protections and Assistance for America's Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency and generally provides for financial assistance and other a...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6283IntroGood Samaritan Health Professionals Act of 2020 This bill extends liability protection for harm caused by acts or omissions by volunteer health care professionals in the course of providing certain health care services during specified public-health ...
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2020-03-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR899IntroRecognizing the contributions of AmeriCorps members and alumni to the lives of the people of the United States. This resolution encourages (1) the people of the United States to join in a national effort to salute AmeriCorps members and alumni and to...
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2020-03-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6251IntroEducational Award Parity Act This bill allows AmeriCorps members who are 55 years of age or older and served in any program, including the National Civilian Community Corps or Volunteers in Service to America, to transfer their national service educa...
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2020-03-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
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