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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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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USHB943PassNever Again Education Act This bill expands U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum education programming. The bill requires the museum to develop and nationally disseminate accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to improve awareness and understanding o...
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2020-05-29
Became Public Law No: 116-141.
USSR571IntroA resolution congratulating the students, parents, teachers, and leaders of charter schools across the United States for making ongoing contributions to education and supporting the ideals and goals of the 21st annual National Charter Schools Week, t...
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2020-05-20
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 05/12/2020 CR S2382-2383)
USHB6825IntroTeacher Loan Forgiveness Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR568IntroA resolution recognizing the roles and contributions of the teachers of the United States in building and enhancing the civic, cultural, and economic well-being of the United States. This resolution thanks the teachers of the United States and promot...
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2020-05-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2347; text: CR S2343)
USHR959IntroRecognizing the roles and contributions of the teachers of the United States in building and enhancing the civic, cultural, and economic well-being of the United States. This resolution thanks the teachers of the United States and promotes the teachi...
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2020-05-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3659IntroRelaunching America's Workforce Act
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR947IntroExpressing support for the designation of May 7, 2020, as a "National Day of Reason" and recognizing the central importance of reason in the betterment of humanity. This resolution (1) supports the designation of a National Day of Reason; and (2) enc...
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2020-05-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6646IntroRelaunching America's Workforce Act
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2020-05-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHCR98IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of GLSEN's 2020 Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools. This resolution supports the g...
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2020-04-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
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
USHR914IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of April 6 through April 10, 2020, as National Assistant Principals Week. This resolution (1) supports the designation of National Assistant Principals Week, and (2) honors the contributions of assis...
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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.
USSR550IntroA resolution commending the people in the United States who are carrying out essential tasks during the unprecedented time of crisis created by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This resolution recognizes the efforts of federal agencies, state...
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2020-03-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3562IntroSupporting Child Care Providers and Families Affected by Coronavirus Act
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2020-03-22
To Senate Appropriations 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
USHB6275IntroSupporting Students in Response to Coronavirus Act This bill establishes and provides funds for grant programs to respond to safety and health risks presented by qualifying emergencies, including COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specificall...
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2020-03-13
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3489IntroSupporting Students in Response to Coronavirus Act This bill establishes and provides funds for grant programs to respond to safety and health risks presented by qualifying emergencies, including COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specificall...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6195IntroGIRLS STEM Act Getting Involved in Researching, Learning, and Studying of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Act
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2020-03-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2486EngrossFUTURE Act Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education Act This bill requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to disclose certain tax return information to the Department of Education (ED) for the purpose of administering f...
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2020-03-10
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 891 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of S.J. Res. 68, H.R. 2486 and H.R. 6172. Resolution provides for consideration of S.J. Res. 68, the Senate amendment to H.R. 2486, and H.R. 6172. For S.J. Res. 68, the resolution provides for 1 hour of debate and 1 motion to commit. For the Senate amendment to H.R. 2486, the question will be divided and each portion will have 1 hour of debate. H.R. 6172 will have 1 hour ofdebate and 1 motion to recommit with or without instructions.
USHB6140IntroVeterans in STEM Act
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2020-03-09
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6087IntroPublic Service Appreciation Through Loan Forgiveness Act
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2020-03-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6051IntroREAD Act Reading Early and Addressing Dyslexia Act
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2020-03-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHCR94IntroAuthorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony to present the statue of Mary McLeod Bethune from the people of Florida for placement in National Statuary Hall.
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2020-02-28
To House Administration Committee
USSR515IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month. This resolution designates February 2020 as Career and Technical Education Month to celebrate career and technical education across the United States.
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1230-1231)
USHB5964IntroTechSMART Workforce Development Act
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2020-02-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR864IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month. This resolution supports the designation of Career and Technical Education Month to celebrate career and technical education across the United States.
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2020-02-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3333IntroHuman Trafficking and Exploitation Prevention Training Act of 2020
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2020-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR837IntroReaffirming the need for transatlantic cooperation to combat anti-Semitism in Europe.
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2020-02-21
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB5946IntroNational Jazz Preservation, Education, and Promulgation Act of 2020 This bill establishes a National Jazz Preservation Program and a National Jazz Appreciation Program, to be carried out by the Smithsonian Institution through the National Museum of A...
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2020-02-21
To House Administration Committee
USHB4979IntroRural STEM Education Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research regarding STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, including computer science) education in rural schools. The NSF must award grants ...
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2020-02-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 319.
USHB5892IntroNutrition Education Act
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2020-02-13
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5906IntroRECYCLE Act Recycling Enhancements to Collection and Yield through Consumer Learning and Education Act of 2020 This bill provides support for recycling programs. Specifically, the bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a...
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2020-02-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3313IntroForeign Influence Transparency Act
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2020-02-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3307IntroHuman Trafficking and Exploitation Prevention Training Act of 2020
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2020-02-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB153PassSupporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act This bill addresses the participation of veterans in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields, including by making veterans eligible for certain National Science Foundation (NSF) programs...
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2020-02-11
Became Public Law No: 116-115. (TXT | PDF)
USHR816IntroRecognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four sit-in. This resolution recognizes the contribution of the Greensboro Four to the civil rights movement and the significant role they played as a catalyst for the mobilization of college students co...
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5810IntroUSA Civics Act of 2020 Understanding and Studying American Civics Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2026 and revises the American History for Freedom grant program. The bill renames the program as the American Civics Education Program. The...
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2020-02-07
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5759IntroGateway to Careers Act of 2020
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2020-02-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHJR84IntroExpressing support for designation of the week of February 3, 2020, through February 7, 2020, as "National School Counseling Week". This joint resolution honors the contributions of school counselors to the success of students in elementary and secon...
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2020-02-03
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E120)
USHB895IntroTribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act This bill allows schools that receive grants under the Tribally Controlled Schools Act of 1988 to participate in the Federal Employee Health Benefits program.
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2020-01-31
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5733IntroFIRM Act Foreign Influence Registration Modernization Act
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2020-01-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR792IntroSupporting the contributions of Catholic schools. This resolution supports (1) the goals of National Catholic Schools Week, cosponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and established to re...
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2020-01-29
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H646)
USHR813IntroRecognizing the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp.
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB5684IntroChesapeake Bay Science, Education, and Ecosystem Enhancement Act of 2019
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHR814IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of January 26 through February 1, 2020, as "National School Choice Week". This resolution supports the designation of National School Choice Week.
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2020-01-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR482IntroA resolution supporting the contributions of Catholic schools. This resolution supports (1) the goals of National Catholic Schools Week, cosponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and esta...
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2020-01-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHCR84IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of No Name-Calling Week in bringing attention to name-calling of all kinds and providing schools with the tools and inspiration to launch an ongoing dialogue about ways to eliminate name-calling and bullying in their c...
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2020-01-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5629IntroFLIP Act Financial Literacy Improvement for Professionals Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR477IntroA resolution designating the week of February 3 through 7, 2020, as "National School Counseling Week". This resolution designates February 3-February 7, 2020, as National School Counseling Week.
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2020-01-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S282; text: CR S280)
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