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USSB881PassPROSWIFT Act Promoting Research and Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning improving the ability of the United States to forecast space weather events and mitigate the effec...
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2020-10-21
Became Public Law No: 116-181.
USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB5139EngrossStop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act This bill establishes formal sexual assault and harassment policies for the transportation industry. Among other things, the bill requires certain passenger transportation carriers, including p...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8471IntroSet Sail Safely Act
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2020-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB3681EngrossEnsuring Health Safety in the Skies Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Health and Human Services to form a joint task force on air travel during and after ...
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2020-10-01
Held at the desk.
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159. (TXT | PDF)
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.
USSB2730IntroDrone Advisory Committee for the 21st Century Act This bill establishes a Drone Advisory Committee to provide independent advice and recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration regarding issues involving the efficiency and safety of integr...
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2020-09-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 560.
USHB8132EngrossAmerican COMPETE Act American Competitiveness Of a More Productive Emerging Tech Economy Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB914EngrossCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System (IOOS), which is a network of federal and regional entities that provide information about t...
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2020-09-24
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB8350IntroSELF DRIVE Act Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act
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2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7987IntroTSA Security Threat Assessment Application Modernization Act
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2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USSB4629IntroAmerica LEADS Act America Labor, Economic competitiveness, Alliances, Democracy and Security Act
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4623IntroFly Safe and Healthy Act of 2020 This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish a 120-day pilot program to conduct temperature checks for domestic and international passengers, individuals accompanying those passenger...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4592IntroSet Sail Safely Act This bill establishes a Maritime Task Force to address the health, safety, security, and logistical issues relating to the continuation of maritime travel, including the resumption of cruise operations, in United States waters dur...
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2020-09-16
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR1106IntroExpressing support to designate the week of September 21 through September 27, 2020, Rail Safety Week in the United States, and to support the goals and ideals of Rail Safety Week to reduce rail-related accidents, fatalities, and injuries. This resol...
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2020-09-14
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB2800IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for FY2020. The bill provides for continued use of the International Space Station through 2030 an...
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2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 525.
USHB8129IntroDrug-Impaired Driving Education Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation to provide competitive grants to states to educate the public on the dangers of drug-impaired driving. A state may use the grant to provide funds to local...
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2020-08-31
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB8085IntroPipeline Safety Pilot Program Act
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2020-08-22
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB8082IntroFreight RAILCAR Act of 2020 Freight Rail Assistance and Investment to Launch Coronavirus-era Activity and Recovery Act of 2020 This bill establishes a new tax credit for the replacement and modernization of qualified freight railcars. Specifically, i...
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2020-08-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2299EngrossPIPES Act of 2020 Protecting our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses pipeline safety and infrastructure. It authorizes appropriations through FY2023 for specified pipeline safety programs under the Pipelin...
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2020-08-14
Held at the desk.
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHB7897IntroBIAS Act of 2020 Bias In Automobile Stops Act of 2020
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2020-08-03
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7920IntroHealthy and Safe Travel Promotion Act of 2020 This bill establishes grants and authorizes the use of certain funds to assist with economic recovery efforts in communities affected by declines in travel and tourism as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coron...
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2020-08-03
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB7177IntroEnsuring Health Safety in the Skies Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT) , the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Health and Human Services to form a joint task force on air travel during and after...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7509IntroTSA Second Screening Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration to offer passengers an opportunity to undergo a secondary screening using advanced imaging technology prior to undergoing a physical inspection if an initial scree...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7471IntroSAFE While Traveling Act Securing All Fundamental Equipment While Traveling Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to provide all its frontline personnel, including in U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Immigration and Custom...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7651IntroHealthy Skies Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct a pilot program at a minimum of 10 airports to establish and test procedures to screen all passengers for their temperatures before such passengers proce...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7430IntroScreening With Dignity Act
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7869IntroNational Bridge Replacement and Improvement Act
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2020-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7867IntroHealthy Flights Act of 2020 This bill provides authority for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to impose any requirements on passenger and cargo air travel to protect the health and safety of air carrier crewmembers and passengers and to redu...
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2020-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB4686EngrossSami's Law This bill directs the Department of Transportation to withhold specified graduated percentages of a state's apportionment of certain federal-aid highway funds if the state has not enacted and is not enforcing certain transportation network...
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USSB2381EngrossTraveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to review implementation of requirements regarding screening by the Transportation Security Administration of baby formula, breast milk, purifi...
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2020-07-30
Held at the desk.
USSB4386IntroSubstance Regulation and Safety Act of 2020
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2020-07-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7797IntroBLUE Pacific Act Boosting Long-term U.S. Engagement in the Pacific Act This bill requires the establishment or expansion of various diplomacy and aid programs related to the Pacific Islands, which include the Cook Islands, Fiji, Palau, and Vanuatu. P...
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2020-07-30
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3988-3989)
USHB5119IntroSafe Aircraft Maintenance Standards Act This bill addresses safety standards related to foreign aircraft repair stations. Among other things, the bill requires that all foreign aircraft repair stations be subject to at least one unannounced safety in...
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2020-07-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 370.
USHB5040IntroAIR Safety Act of 2019 Aerial Incursion Repercussion Safety Act of 2019 This bill directs the Bureau of Land Management to study the effects of drone incursions on the suppression of wildfires concerning lands managed by the Department of the Interio...
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2020-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB7800IntroAIR Act of 2020 Airport Infrastructure Readiness Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to apportion Airport Improvement Program funding for FY2022 and FY2023 to an airport sponsor based on the number of passenger boardi...
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2020-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USSB4320IntroCoronavirus Response Additional Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020
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2020-07-27
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7741IntroMIDDLE Act of 2020 Maintaining Important Distance During Lengthy Epidemics Act of 2020 This bill prohibits air carriers, during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency, from (1) permitting adjacent seats to another occup...
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2020-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7730IntroLong Island All-Water Helicopter Route Act of 2020 This bill extends the special air traffic rule for civil helicopters operating under visual flight rules (VFR) along the North Shore in Long Island, New York to use the New York North Shore Helicopte...
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2020-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USSB4293IntroMIDDLE Act of 2020 Maintaining Important Distance During Lengthy Epidemics Act of 2020 This bill prohibits air carriers, during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency, from (1) permitting adjacent seats to another occup...
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2020-07-23
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4299IntroSTEP Act Sustaining Tourism Enterprises During the COVID-19 Pandemic Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce to provide grants to certain tourism promotion entities and event venues to address the economic impacts of COVID-19 (i.e., coronav...
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2020-07-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1313EngrossTransit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act This bill establishes periods of performance for the use of public transportation security assistance grant funds. Additionally, the bill allows such grants provided for operational purposes to be used t...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2EngrossMoving Forward Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill ext...
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2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
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