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USHB3668IntroAsuncion Valdivia Heat Illness and Fatality Prevention Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Labor to promulgate an occupational safety or health standard on prevention of exposure to excessive heat. Excessive heat includes outdoor or indo...
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2019-07-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR478IntroExpressing support for the designation of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day. This resolution expresses support for the designation of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day. (A journeyman lineman is a person who builds and maintains electrical power sys...
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2036IntroYouth Summer Jobs and Public Service Act of 2019
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2019-06-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3515IntroWage Increase Fairness Act This bill prohibits any limitation on the amount of a minimum wage set pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, or of one set by a state or municipality pursuant to such Act. Furthermore, no state or municipality s...
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2019-06-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3522IntroPreserving Direct Seller Independence Act This bill provides under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 that the term "employee" does not include any direct seller for federal tax purposes.
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2019-06-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2749IntroRestoring Justice for Workers Act This bill prohibits predispute arbitration agreements that require arbitration of an employment dispute. It allows a postdispute arbitration agreement if the employee enters into it voluntarily without coercion and i...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB3463IntroPublic Service Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1970IntroPublic Service Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3468IntroFair Pay for All Act of 2019 This bill prohibits sex discrimination in the payment of the minimum wage to workers based on their gender identity, sexual orientation, sex characteristics, a sex stereotype, pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical c...
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3485IntroDriver Fatigue Prevention Act This bill makes over-the-road bus drivers subject to limitations on the maximum number of hours that an employee may work under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3464IntroACTION for National Service Act America's Call To Improve Opportunities Now for National Service Act
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1927IntroExpanding Access to Retirement Act of 2019
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2019-06-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1920IntroLong-Term Unemployment Elimination Act of 2019
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2019-06-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3394IntroCARE Act of 2019 Children's Act for Responsible Employment and Farm Safety of 2019
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2019-06-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1911Intro21st Century SKILLS Act 21st Century Skills are Key to Individuals' Life-Long Success Act
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2019-06-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1823IntroChildren Don't Belong on Tobacco Farms Act This bill redefines "oppressive child labor," for purposes of child labor prohibitions under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, to include the employment of any employee under age 18 who has direct contac...
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2019-06-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1815IntroFarmworker Smoke Protection Act of 2019 This bill requires the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to address the exposure of farmworkers to wildfire smoke. Specifically, the bill establishes an initial occupational safety and health...
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2019-06-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3229IntroChildren Don't Belong on Tobacco Farms Act This bill redefines "oppressive child labor," for purposes of child labor prohibitions under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, to include the employment of any employee under age 18 who has direct contac...
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2019-06-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1786IntroRestoring Overtime Pay Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Labor to update the salary threshold applicable to bona fide executive, administrative, and professional employees for purposes of determining eligibility for overtime pay. The b...
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2019-06-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3197IntroRestoring Overtime Pay Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Labor to update the salary threshold applicable to bona fide executive, administrative, and professional employees for purposes of determining eligibility for overtime pay. The b...
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2019-06-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1769IntroOffshore Wind Jobs and Opportunity Act
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2019-06-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1738IntroWorkforce DATA Act Workforce Data for Analyzing and Tracking Automation Act of 2019
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2019-06-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3130IntroAge Discrimination in Employment Parity Act of 2019 This bill lowers the number of employees, from 20 to 15, that an employer must have in order to be subject to specified prohibitions against age discrimination in the workplace.
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2019-06-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR230IntroA resolution recognizing the significant milestone of Senior Corps volunteers serving 50,000,000 hours in 2018. This resolution acknowledges the contributions that Senior Corps volunteers make to the communities in which they live and serve and to th...
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2019-06-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3221; text: CR S3220-3221)
USHB3070IntroCAPABILITY Act of 2019 Customized Approaches to Providing And Building Independent Lives of Inclusion for Transition-aged Youth Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to carry out a program under which ED makes grants to stat...
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2019-06-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR402IntroRecognizing the significant milestone of Senior Corps volunteers serving 50,000,000 hours in 2018. This resolution acknowledges the contributions that Senior Corps volunteers make to the communities in which they live and serve and to the United Stat...
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1666IntroWORK Act Worker Ownership, Readiness, and Knowledge Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to (1) establish within the Employment and Training Administration an Employee Ownership and Participation Initiative to promote employee ownership and...
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2019-05-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1633IntroRAISE Act Rewarding Achievement and Incentivizing Successful Employees Act This bill declares that neither a labor organization's exclusive representation of employees in a bargaining unit, nor the terms of a collective bargaining contract or agreeme...
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2019-05-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1649IntroProtection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3007IntroWORK Act Worker Ownership, Readiness, and Knowledge Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to (1) establish within the Employment and Training Administration an Employee Ownership and Participation Initiative to promote employee ownership and...
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2992IntroRAISE Act Rewarding Achievement and Incentivizing Successful Employees Act This bill declares that neither a labor organization's exclusive representation of employees in a bargaining unit, nor the terms of a collective bargaining contract or agreeme...
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2991IntroProtection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act
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2019-05-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2984IntroOffshore Oil and Gas Worker Whistleblower Protection Act of 2019 This bill prohibits an employer from discharging or discriminating against employees working in waters above the Outer Continental Shelf who report or testify about violations of the Ou...
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1574IntroLifetime Income Disclosure Act This bill requires pension benefit statements to include a lifetime income disclosure at least once during any 12-month period. The disclosure must set forth the lifetime income stream equivalent of the total benefits a...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2872IntroWorksite Reporting Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to revise regulations governing the recording and reporting of occupational injuries and illnesses. Specifically, the bill requires site-controlling employers to keep a site log for all...
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2019-05-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2844IntroCreating Pathways for Youth Employment Act
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2019-05-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1549IntroLabor Leave Act This bill requires an employer to maintain an employee's health care coverage during any period the employee takes family and medical leave when the employer engages in a lockout during the period of leave. (In this bill, "lockout" me...
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2019-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1551IntroCreating Pathways for Youth Employment Act
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2019-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2831IntroBUILDS Act Building U.S. Infrastructure by Leveraging Demands for Skills
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2019-05-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1517IntroBUILDS Act Building U.S. Infrastructure by Leveraging Demands for Skills
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2019-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1491IntroRestoring Justice for Workers Act This bill prohibits predispute arbitration agreements that require arbitration of an employment dispute. It allows a postdispute arbitration agreement if the employee enters into it voluntarily without coercion and i...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2721IntroCyber Ready Workforce Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to award grants to workforce intermediaries (entities that facilitate the establishment of registered apprenticeship programs and that may partner with a business or community-based ...
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2019-05-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1466IntroCyber Ready Workforce Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to award grants to workforce intermediaries (entities that facilitate the establishment of registered apprenticeship programs and that may partner with a business or community-based ...
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2019-05-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1435IntroCommission on Retirement Security Act of 2019 This bill establishes within the executive branch the Commission on Retirement Security to (1) conduct a comprehensive study of the state of retirement security, and (2) submit to Congress recommendations...
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2019-05-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1402IntroHonoring Family-Friendly Workplaces Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to establish a national certification program to award certifications to recognize employers that have a commitment to helping employees balance employment responsibili...
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2019-05-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2627IntroReturn to Work Awareness Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Job Accommodation Network to disseminate information and promote awareness among survivors of stroke and other debilitating health occurrences, such as traumatic brain injury and heart att...
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2019-05-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1401IntroESP Family Leave Act This bill provides that employees who are education support professionals will be considered as meeting the hours of service requirements to become eligible for family or medical leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act of 19...
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2019-05-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1394IntroPublic Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act This bill addresses the rights of public safety officers or employees to form and join a labor organization and to participate in certain organized job actions. The bill requires the Federal Labor Relat...
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2019-05-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2571IntroNational Right-to-Work Act This bill repeals those provisions of the National Labor Relations Act of 1938 and the Railway Labor Act that permit employers, pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement that is a union security agreement, to require em...
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2019-05-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2148IntroBE HEARD in the Workplace Act Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination in the Workplace Act This bill sets forth provisions to prevent discrimination and harassment in the workplace and raises the minimum...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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