US Congress Subject | Child safety and welfare

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USSB4775IntroDelivering Immediate Relief to America's Families, Schools and Small Businesses Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-10-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 564.
USSR736IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as "National Kinship Care Month".
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5998; text: CR S5985)
USHB4864EngrossGlobal Child Thrive Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020-FY2025 programs to provide assistance to orphans and other vulnerable children in developing countries. The bill also requires the U.S. Agency for International Development to direct r...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHCR119IntroRecognizing that the climate crisis is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children; recognizing the importance of renewed leadership by the United States in addressing the climate crisis; and reco...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSCR47IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing that the climate crisis is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children, expressing the sense of Congress that renewed leadership by the United States is needed ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1160EngrossSupporting Family Mental Health in CAPTA Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-22
Held at the desk.
USSB924EngrossJenna Quinn Law
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-22
Held at the desk.
USHB3659EngrossDanny's Law This bill establishes the Anti-Bullying Roundtable as an independent commission to study and report on bullying in elementary and secondary schools in the United States. Specifically, the roundtable must submit to the Department of Educat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2683EngrossChild Care Protection Improvement Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-17
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB8290IntroStop Sexual Harassment in K-12 Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8246IntroCommunity Parks Revitalization Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR1103IntroExpressing support for the designation of the third week of September as National Student Sleep Health Week. This resolution supports the designation of National Student Sleep Health Week and recognizes the importance of policies to improve sleep hea...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1101IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 2020 as "National Kinship Care Month".
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8220IntroGlobal Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2020 This bill requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on learning and global basic education programs. Su...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3788IntroVA Child Care Protection Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from making payments to any child care center, child care agency, or child care provider that employs an individual who has been charged with a sex crime...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB4548IntroGlobal Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2020 This bill requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on learning and global basic education programs. Su...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB481IntroNicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 524.
USHB8193IntroSupporting Survivors of Sexual Harassment in Schools Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8187IntroProtection and Advocacy in Education Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-09-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8126IntroCommunities Serving Schools Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7947IntroSupporting Foster Youth and Families through the Pandemic Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7950IntroEmergency Family Stabilization Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-07
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7976IntroSuspend the Timeline not Parental Rights in a Public Health Crisis Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4443IntroLori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7930IntroLori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7911IntroGlobal Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2020 This bill requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on learning and global basic education programs. Su...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7027EngrossChild Care Is Essential Act This bill establishes and provides $50 billion in appropriations for the Child Care Stabilization Fund to award grants to child care providers during and after the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health em...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7327EngrossChild Care for Economic Recovery Act This bill provides additional funding in FY2020 for taxpayer services, social services block grants, and infrastructure grants to improve child care safety, including needs assessments. The bill adds and modifies ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7608EngrossState, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and relat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7868IntroStrengthening America's Families Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4360IntroCounseling Not Criminalization in Schools Act This bill prohibits the use of federal funds for sworn law enforcement officers in schools. It also establishes a grant program to replace sworn law enforcement officers in schools with personnel and serv...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7848IntroCounseling Not Criminalization in Schools Act This bill prohibits the use of federal funds for sworn law enforcement officers in schools. It also establishes a grant program to replace sworn law enforcement officers in schools with personnel and serv...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4335IntroFly Together Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to establish a policy directing all air carriers that provide passenger air transportation to ensure children age 13 and under are seated adjacent to their family members on flights ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-28
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4322IntroSafely Back to School and Back to Work Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4320IntroCoronavirus Response Additional Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-27
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7804IntroBack to Work Child Care Grants Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7736IntroEducational Flexibility for Families Act This bill requires elementary and secondary schools, in order to receive additional appropriations for the 2020-2021 school year, to provide an option for students to attend in-person classes during such schoo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB958IntroNative Youth and Tribal Officer Protection Act This bill extends tribal jurisdiction over the following crimes: violence committed against a child by a caregiver; violence against law enforcement officers involved in preventing, investigating, arrest...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB4271IntroVirginia Plan to Reduce Gun Violence Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3398IntroEARN IT Act of 2020 Eliminating Abusive and Rampant Neglect of Interactive Technologies Act of 2020 This bill revises the framework governing the prevention of online sexual exploitation of children. Among other things, the bill does the following: e...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-20
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 491.
USHB7120EngrossGeorge Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020 This bill addresses a wide range of policies and issues regarding policing practices and law enforcement accountability. It includes measures to increase accountability for law enforcement misconduct, to e...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 490.
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
USSB4221IntroBack to Work Child Care Grants Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4172IntroChild Welfare Emergency Assistance Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4112IntroCoronavirus Child Care and Education Relief Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4115IntroChild Poverty Reduction Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7419IntroChild Poverty Reduction Act of 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7306IntroBUS Act of 2020 Best to Use Safety Belts Act of 2020 This bill prohibits a person from manufacturing for sale, selling, introducing into interstate commerce, or importing into the United States a school bus that is not equipped with lap and shoulder ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-25
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB1640IntroPortable Fuel Container Safety Act of 2019 This bill directs the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to require fuel containers to include devices that impede flames from entering the container. This requirement applies to flammable, liquid fue...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-23
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 482.
USHB7201IntroChild Care is Infrastructure Act This bill establishes grants for child care facilities and higher education loan repayment and scholarship programs for child care educators, among other provisions. The Administration for Children and Families must c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
Syndicate content
feedback