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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 ...
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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...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB4318IntroAmerican Workers, Families, and Employers Assistance Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance 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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6493IntroVeterans Benefits Fairness and Transparency Act This bill updates the placement and treatment of the disability benefit questionnaire form of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Specifically, the bill requires the VA to publish the disability be...
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2020-07-23
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB3607EngrossSafeguarding America's First Responders Act of 2020 This bill extends death and disability benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB) to public safety officers (e.g., law enforcement officers) and survivors of public safety of...
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2020-07-20
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB4213IntroFinancial Relief Noting The Large Impact Of Our Nation's Essential Employees (FRNT LINE) Act This bill excludes from gross income wages of certain front-line employees during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period (the period ...
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2020-07-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4214IntroA bill to provide a payroll tax credit for certain expenses associated with protecting employees from COVID-19. This bill allows employers a 50% payroll tax credit for the cost of qualified employee protection expenses and qualified workplace reconfi...
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2020-07-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7614IntroDepartments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bi...
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2020-07-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 362.
USHB7499IntroSocial Security COVID Correction and Equity Act
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2020-07-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4182IntroEmergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020
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2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4178IntroA bill to provide for a credit against employment taxes for certain workplace safety expenses, and for other purposes. This bill allows employers with not more than 2,000 full-time employees and certain tax-exempt organizations a payroll tax credit f...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7477IntroWPA Act Workforce Promotion and Access Act
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2020-07-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7431IntroHelping Small Businesses Reopen Safely Act of 2020 This bill allows certain small business employers, tax-exempt organizations, and governmental employers a payroll tax credit for 90% of the cost of providing eligible personal protective equipment fo...
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2020-06-30
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4100IntroSupporting Children with Disabilities During COVID-19 Act
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2020-06-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7341IntroFederal Workforce Health and Safety During the Pandemic Act
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2020-06-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4033IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB7222IntroSafe Reopening Tax Credit This bill allows an eligible employer a payroll tax credit for 30% of qualified virus transmission prevention expenses. The bill defines qualified virus transmission prevention expenses as expenses for reducing or preventing...
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2020-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7117IntroEssential Pay for Essential Workers Act This bill requires employers to pay essential health care employees a premium amount in addition to their regular rate of pay during an emergency period. It also allows employers a payroll tax credit for the pa...
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2020-06-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6168EngrossVeterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2020, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothin...
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2020-06-01
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7068IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-06-01
To House Administration Committee
USHB7058IntroRewarding American Workers Act of 2020 This bill allows employers a payroll tax credit for bonuses paid to employees whose wages did not exceed specified levels during the period beginning on March 13, 2020, and ending on the earlier of July 31, 2020...
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2020-05-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7031IntroSafeguarding America's First Responders Act of 2020 This bill extends death and disability benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB) to public safety officers (e.g., law enforcement officers) and survivors of public safety of...
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2020-05-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3822IntroDemocracyCorps Act
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2020-05-21
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3793IntroPaycheck Security Act This bill modifies and increases the employee retention tax credit, allows a refundable payroll tax credit for the operating costs of employers, and provides a rebate in 2020 for certain small businesses and other business entit...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6920IntroKeep Employees' Earnings Protected Act of 2020 This bill allows employers to suspend payment of payroll taxes (i.e., employer and employee taxes and self-employment taxes) for the period beginning on the enactment of this bill and ending either 90 da...
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2020-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6951IntroCOVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6904IntroIncreasing Access to SNAP Delivery During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to increase access to food delivery under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp pro...
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2020-05-15
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6913IntroTo protect local media, and for other purposes. This bill requires a federal executive agency to expend 50% of funds obligated by such agency for the advertising and underwriting activities of local media for the period beginning on the enactment of ...
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2020-05-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6860IntroAid and Attendance Support Act
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2020-05-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3740IntroCOVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-05-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3736IntroIncreasing Access to SNAP Delivery During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to increase access to food delivery under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp pro...
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2020-05-14
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3725IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB6807IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Administration Committee
USHB6799IntroKeeping the Lights On Act of 2020 This bill allows an eligible employer a payroll tax credit equal to 50% of a limited amount of qualified fixed expenses paid by such employer in a calendar quarter. Qualified fixed expenses include a mortgage, rent, ...
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6841IntroAG CHAIN Act Assistance and Gratitude for Coronavirus Heroes in Agribusiness who are Invaluable to the Nation Act This bill allows an exclusion from gross income, for income tax purposes, of wages and other income earned by certain qualified employee...
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2020-05-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6787IntroProviding Essentials for Frontline Workers Act This bill allows an employer a payroll tax credit for certain pandemic-related employee benefit expenses paid by such employer after March 12, 2020, and before January 1, 2021. The amount of such credit ...
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2020-05-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6713IntroFORWARD Act Furthering Our Recovery With American Research & Development Act This bill makes several changes to the income tax credit for business expenses for increasing research activities. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility for the credit ...
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3593IntroFORWARD Act Furthering Our Recovery With American Research & Development Act This bill makes several changes to the income tax credit for business expenses for increasing research activities. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility for the credit ...
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2020-05-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6656IntroCoronavirus Workers' Compensation for TSA Employees Act This bill entitles certain employees of the Transportation Security Administration who are diagnosed with COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) during a specified period to federal workers' ...
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2020-05-01
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB6629IntroPatriot Bonus Tax Credit Act of 2020 This bill allows employers a employment tax credit for qualified bonuses paid to their employees after March 12, 2020, and before January 1, 2021. The credit is equal to 50% of such bonuses paid in a calendar quar...
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2020-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6484IntroHazard Pay for the Frontlines During Health Emergencies Act
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2020-04-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6466IntroIntegrated Disability Evaluation System Accountability Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to report on the implementation and application of the Integrated Disability Evaluation System (a joint DOD and Department of Vetera...
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2020-04-07
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6356IntroEmergency Social Security Benefits Improvement Act
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2020-03-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3549IntroSave America's Main Street Act This bill allows (1) certain small businesses ($1 million or less in gross receipts and not more than 50 full time employees) a tax credit for the lesser of 30% of their gross receipts or $75,000 for the first taxable y...
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2020-03-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3544IntroCoronavirus Relief for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-03-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6201PassFamilies First Coronavirus Response Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing paid sick leave, tax credits, and free COVID-19 testing; expanding food assistance and unemployment benefits; and increa...
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2020-03-19
Engrossment Correction
USHB6313IntroCombating Hunger for Older Americans During Coronavirus Crisis Act of 2020 This bill makes changes to nutrition services for older adults as part of the response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency. Specifically, ...
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2020-03-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3511IntroSupplemental Services for Native Elders Act This bill provides FY2020 emergency supplemental appropriations to the Department of Health and Human Services for nutrition and supportive services for older Native Americans.
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2020-03-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3598EngrossFREED Vets Act Federally Requiring Earned Education-debt Discharges for Vets Act This bill requires the Department of Education (ED), after providing specified notice, to automatically discharge loans under the Federal Family Education Loan program f...
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2020-03-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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