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USHB3432IntroSafer Pipelines Act of 2019 This bill addresses pipeline safety with respect to natural gas and hazardous liquid pipelines. Among other things, the bill reauthorizes appropriations through FY2023 for pipeline safety activities; prioritizes assessment...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Voice Vote.
USHB5084EngrossImproving Corporate Governance Through Diversity Act of 2019 This bill requires certain issuers of securities to disclose the racial, ethnic, and gender composition of their boards of directors and executive officers, as well as the status of any of ...
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2019-11-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1773EngrossRosie 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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2019-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1980IntroSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. The bill establishes a council, tha...
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2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 230.
USHB4933IntroWomen in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations Amendment Act
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2019-11-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8789)
USHB1396PassHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of one Congressional Gold Medal to Katherine Johnson, in recog...
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2019-11-08
Became Public Law No: 116-68. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2153IntroKeeping Girls in School Act
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2334Intro21st Century Energy Workforce Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a 21st Century Energy Workforce Advisory Board to develop a strategy for the support and development of a skilled energy workforce. Based on the b...
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2019-10-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 271.
USHB4738IntroPregnancy Discrimination Amendment Act
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2019-10-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2528EngrossSTEM Opportunities Act of 2019
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2019-10-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2579IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2297IntroCoast Guard Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 226.
USHR579IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress that a commemorative postage stamp series should be issued honoring women veterans, and that the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee should recommend to the Postmaster General that such a stamp series be issued. Th...
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2019-09-24
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4257IntroTo require the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to establish an Office of Minority and Women Inclusion, and for other purposes.
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2019-09-24
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2798IntroBuilding Supportive Networks for Women Veterans Act
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2972IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to improve the communications of the Department of Veterans Affairs relating to services available for women veterans, and for other purposes.
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHCR59IntroRecognizing the significance of equal pay and the disparity in wages paid to Black women in comparison to men. This concurrent resolution recognizes the disparity in wages paid to Black women and its impact on women, families, and the nation, and rea...
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2019-08-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3606IntroHigh Speed Gunfire Prevention Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSR291IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Federation Internationale de Football Association should immediately eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with the same respect and dignity. This resolution urges (1) the Federa...
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2019-07-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3998IntroU.S. Women's National Soccer Team Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to the United State...
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2019-07-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB36EngrossCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2019 This bill addresses sexual harassment and gender harassment in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields by supporting research regarding such harassment and efforts to prev...
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2019-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2168IntroStudent Loan Forgiveness for Farmers and Ranchers Act
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2019-07-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1018IntroImproving Corporate Governance Through Diversity Act of 2019 This bill requires certain issuers of securities to disclose the racial, ethnic, and gender composition of their boards of directors and executive officers, as well as the status of any of ...
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2019-07-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 53 - 5.
USHB2694IntroPregnant Workers Fairness Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3189IntroImproving Legal Services for Female Veterans Act
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2019-06-25
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2979IntroNational Security Diversity and Inclusion Workforce Act of 2019
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2019-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB1930IntroFair and Equal Treatment of Women in the Coast Guard Act This bill specifies reporting requirements for the U.S. Coast Guard regarding gender diversity. The Coast Guard must submit a biennial report that includes an analysis of its recruitment and re...
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2019-06-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3138Intro"Six Triple Eight" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the women of the 6888...
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2019-06-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR219IntroA resolution honoring the life and legacy of Patsy Takemoto Mink, the first woman of color to serve in Congress. This resolution acknowledges the 55th anniversary of the election to the House of Representatives of Patsy Takemoto Mink, the first woman...
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2019-05-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2937IntroMOMS Leave Act Mothers of Military Service Leave Act This bill provides compensation and credit for retired pay purposes (including computation of years of service for retired pay) for maternity leave taken by members of the reserve components of the...
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2019-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB785IntroCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-05-22
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1615IntroMOMS Leave Act Mothers of Military Service Leave Act This bill provides compensation and credit for retired pay purposes (including computation of years of service for retired pay) for maternity leave taken by members of the reserve components of the...
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2019-05-22
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHR30IntroRequiring each Member, officer, and employee of the House of Representatives to complete a program of training in workplace rights and responsibilities each session of each Congress, and for other purposes. This resolution directs the Committee on Ho...
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2019-05-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2721IntroCyber Ready Workforce Act
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2019-05-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1466IntroCyber Ready Workforce Act
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2019-05-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2631IntroMake It In America Manufacturing Communities Act
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2019-05-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2148IntroBE HEARD in the Workplace Act Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination in the Workplace Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR327IntroEncouraging greater public-private sector collaboration to promote financial literacy for students and young adults. This resolution expresses support for the efforts of federal financial agencies to partner with organizations focused on developing o...
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2019-04-30
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2276IntroFair and Equal Treatment of Women in the Coast Guard Act This bill specifies reporting requirements for the U.S. Coast Guard regarding gender diversity. The Coast Guard must submit a biennial report that includes an analysis of its recruitment and re...
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2019-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB1071IntroKeeping Girls in School Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1082IntroBE HEARD in the Workplace Act Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination in the Workplace Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1468IntroSAFE Act of 2019 Security And Financial Empowerment Act of 2019
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB1067IntroCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2019 This bill addresses sexual harassment in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields by supporting sexual harassment research and efforts to prevent and respond to sexual hara...
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2019-04-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7EngrossPaycheck Fairness Act This bill addresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex. It amends equal pay provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to (1) restrict the use of the bona fide factor defense to wage discrimination claims, (2) enhan...
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2019-04-03
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 53.
USHCR30IntroRecognizing the significance of equal pay and the disparity between wages paid to men and women. This resolution recognizes the disparity between wages paid to men and women, and its impact on women, families, and the nation and reaffirms Congress' c...
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2019-04-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2005IntroWomen's Retirement Protection Act of 2019 This bill modifies the requirements for pension plans under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to (1) extend spousal consent requirements that currently apply to defined benefit pensi...
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2019-04-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB975IntroWomen's Retirement Protection Act This bill modifies the requirements for pension plans under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to (1) extend spousal consent requirements that currently apply to defined benefit pension plans...
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2019-04-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1995IntroApprenticeship Hubs Across America Act of 2019
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2019-03-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB590EngrossHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of one Congressional Gold Medal to Katherine Johnson, in recog...
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2019-03-29
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR100IntroA resolution recognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women in the United States. This resolution celebrates the successes of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women...
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2019-03-28
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 3/7/2019 S1743-1744)
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