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USSB4209EngrossProtecting Nonprofits from Catastrophic Cash Flow Strain Act of 2020
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2020-07-09
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2864EngrossSergeant Daniel Somers Veterans Network of Support Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a two-year pilot program on information sharing between the VA and designated persons regarding the assistance and ...
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2020-07-01
Held at the desk.
USSR621IntroA resolution designating June 15, 2020, as "World Elder Abuse Awareness Day". This resolution designates June 15, 2020, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
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2020-06-23
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/15/2020 CR S2976-2977)
USSB4001IntroProtecting Nonprofits from Catastrophic Cash Flow Strain Act of 2020
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2020-06-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3964IntroCORPS Act Cultivating Opportunity and Response to the Pandemic through Service Act
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2020-06-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3943IntroSenior Corps Distance Volunteering Act
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2020-06-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3908IntroEnhancing North Korea Humanitarian Assistance Act
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2020-06-08
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB3899IntroVeterans Economic Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-06-04
To Senate Veterans' Affairs 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.
USSB3814IntroRESTART Act Reviving the Economy Sustainably Towards A Recovery in Twenty-twenty Act This bill extends the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), for certain busi...
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2020-06-03
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSR598IntroA resolution recognizing 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 policies to improve the lives of children in the foster care sy...
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2020-05-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2610; text: CR S2607-2608)
USSB3840IntroFood Supply Protection Act of 2020
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2020-05-21
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3760IntroStrengthening Loan Forgiveness for Public Servants During the COVID-19 Crisis Act
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2020-05-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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)
USSB3747IntroWORK NOW Act Work Opportunities and Resources to Keep Nonprofit Organizations Well Act
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2020-05-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3709IntroLIFE 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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2020-05-13
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB3560IntroSmall Business and Consumer Emergency Credit Act This bill applies certain military consumer credit protections to all consumers, tax-exempt charitable organizations, and small businesses for credit extended during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus dis...
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2020-05-12
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3698IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3700IntroUtilizing 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 Senate Foreign Relations 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
USSB3660IntroEmergency Funding for Child Protection Act
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3669IntroCOVID-19 International Response and Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3624IntroPandemic Response and Opportunity Through National Service Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3629IntroInvest in Child Safety Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3606IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3593IntroFORWARD 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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2020-05-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3554IntroCOVID-19 RELIEF for Small Businesses Act of 2020 COVID-19 Recovery by Enhancing Loan, Investment, and Education Funds for Small Businesses Act of 2020 This bill establishes measures to provide assistance to small businesses impacted by COVID-19 (i.e....
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2020-03-20
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB3549IntroSave America's Main Street Act This bill allows (1) certain small businesses ($1 million or less in gross receipts and not more than 50 full time employees) a tax credit for the lesser of 30% of their gross receipts or $75,000 for the first taxable y...
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2020-03-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3543IntroPublic Service Loan Forgiveness Protection Act This bill authorizes the Department of Education (ED) to waive monthly payments under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program during a qualifying emergency (e.g., a public health emergency). S...
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2020-03-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3544IntroCoronavirus Relief for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-03-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3518IntroCOVID-19 Recovery Grants for Small Businesses Act This bill requires the Small Business Administration to provide economic injury grants to certain small businesses, private nonprofit organizations, and small agricultural cooperatives that have suffe...
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2020-03-18
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSR543IntroA resolution recognizing Girl Scouts of the United States of America on its 108th birthday and celebrating its legacy of creating leaders in Gold Award Girl Scouts, including the 2019 National Gold Award Girl Scouts.
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2020-03-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR540IntroA resolution recognizing 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 ...
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2020-03-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1707; text: CR S1706)
USSB1863IntroJulius Rosenwald and Rosenwald Schools Study Act of 2019 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 the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a no...
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2020-03-04
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB910IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019 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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2020-02-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USSB3304IntroMONARCH Act of 2020 Monarch Action, Recovery, and Conservation of Habitat Act of 2020
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2020-02-13
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3263IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020 This bill sets forth requirements related to waste and recycling collection systems for a variety of products and materials, including plastics. The bill makes certain producers of products (e.g., packagi...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3259IntroProtecting Life in Foreign Assistance Act
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2020-02-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3262IntroTrue Reciprocity Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress on how China's government creates barriers to the work of U.S. diplomats, officials, journalists, businesses, and nongovernmental organizations in China. The...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB785IntroCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
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2020-01-29
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR485IntroA resolution recognizing January 2020 as "National Mentoring Month". This resolution recognizes (1) January 2020 as National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potent...
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2020-01-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR486IntroA resolution supporting the observation of National Trafficking and Modern Slavery Prevention Month during the period beginning on January 1, 2020, and ending on February 1, 2020, to raise awareness of, and opposition to, human trafficking and modern...
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2020-01-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-01-22
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB3171IntroProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
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2020-01-09
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB3179IntroFamily Support Services for Addiction Act of 2020
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2020-01-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3156IntroJanuary 8th National Memorial Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to establish the January 8th National Memorial in Tucson, Arizona, as an affiliated area of the National Park System in commemoration of the shooting of Congresswoman ...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR460IntroA resolution congratulating the American Geophysical Union on the occasion of its centennial.
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2019-12-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7234; text: CR S7214)
USSB2966IntroRural Veterans Travel Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-12-03
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR440IntroA resolution designating December 14, 2019, as "Wreaths Across America Day". This resolution designates December 14, 2019, as Wreaths Across America Day to honor the service of veterans and members of the Armed Forces.
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2019-11-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760-6761)
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