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USSB3176IntroUnited States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2020
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2020-05-21
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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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2020-05-21
Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
USSB2904IntroIOGAN Act Identifying Outputs of Generative Adversarial Networks Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to support research on generative adversarial networks. A gener...
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2020-05-20
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB6793IntroPandemic Production Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR942IntroExpressing support for designation of the third Friday of every March, as "National FIRST Robotics Day".
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2020-04-28
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB6621IntroOpen Technology Fund Authorization Act
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2020-04-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6599IntroCOVID Research Act of 2020 Computing Opportunities to Vanquish Infectious Diseases Research Act of 2020
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2020-04-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6323IntroMEP Crisis Response Act of 2020 This bill waives for one year the cost sharing requirement for manufacturing extension centers established under the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership program. Such requirement prohibits the Department of Co...
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2020-03-23
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB3554IntroCOVID-19 RELIEF for Small Businesses Act of 2020 COVID-19 Recovery by Enhancing Loan, Investment, and Education Funds for Small Businesses Act of 2020 This bill establishes measures to provide assistance to small businesses impacted by COVID-19 (i.e....
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2020-03-20
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USSB3520IntroMEP Crisis Response Act of 2020 This bill waives for one year the cost sharing requirement for manufacturing extension centers established under the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership program. Such requirement prohibits the Department of Co...
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2020-03-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB6256IntroFive-Stars for Safe Cars Act
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2020-03-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4998PassSecure and Trusted Communications Networks Act of 2019 This bill establishes (1) a mechanism to prevent communications equipment or services that pose a national security risk from entering U.S. networks, and (2) a program to remove any such equipmen...
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2020-03-12
Became Public Law No: 116-124. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2473IntroSecuring Access for the central Valley and Enhancing (SAVE) Water Resources Act
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 12.
USHR896IntroReaffirming support of fundamental United States principles at the United Nations and encouraging the World Health Organization to embrace technological advancements in tobacco control. This resolution directs the Department of State and the Departme...
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2020-03-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4866IntroNational Centers of Excellence in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USSB3191IntroIndustries of the Future Act of 2020 This bill requires the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to report to Congress on research and development investments, infrastructure, and workforce development investments of the federal government ...
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2020-03-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB6145IntroIndustries of the Future Act of 2020 This bill requires the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to report to Congress on research and development investments, infrastructure, and workforce development investments of the federal government ...
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2020-03-09
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHR723IntroEncouraging all nations to end sexual violence against girls through in-country data-driven reforms as demonstrated by multiple African nations.
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2020-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB3356IntroBattery and Critical Mineral Recycling Act of 2020
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2020-02-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2299IntroPIPES Act of 2019 This bill addresses pipeline safety and infrastructure. It authorizes appropriations through FY2023 for specified pipeline safety programs under the Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002 and related enactments. Among other things,...
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2020-02-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 427.
USHB5905IntroJoint Long-Term Storage Act of 2020
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2020-02-13
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB4230IntroCIT Act of 2019 Clean Industrial Technology Act of 2019
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR852IntroExpressing support for the designation of the first Saturday of every January as "National FIRST Robotics Day".
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2020-02-12
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHR849IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Engineers Week. This resolution supports the goals and ideals of Engineers Week to increase understanding of, and interest in, engineering and technology careers. The resolution recognizes that engineering education...
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2020-02-12
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB5845IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020 This bill sets forth requirements related to waste and recycling collection systems for a variety of products and materials, including plastics. The bill makes certain producers of products (e.g., packagi...
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2020-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB4432EngrossProtecting Critical Infrastructure Against Drones and Emerging Threats Act This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to address issues related to threats of unmanned aircraft systems (drones) and other emerging threats. Specificall...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3263IntroBreak Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020 This bill sets forth requirements related to waste and recycling collection systems for a variety of products and materials, including plastics. The bill makes certain producers of products (e.g., packagi...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3249IntroMotorcyclist Advisory Council Reauthorization Act
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2020-02-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-01-22
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB2368IntroNuclear Energy Renewal Act of 2019
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2020-01-09
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-203.
USHB5260IntroPROSWIFT Act Promoting Research and Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow Act
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2020-01-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB3175IntroSTAT Act Smart Transportation Advancement and Transition Act
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2020-01-09
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2668IntroSolar Energy Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Energy to establish a grant program to research, develop, evaluate, and commercialize solar energy technologies and systems.
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2020-01-09
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-202.
USSB2302IntroAmerica's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 This bill addresses several provisions related to highway transportation infrastructure, including provisions to improve road safety, accelerate project completions, improve resiliency to disasters,...
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2020-01-08
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-200.
USSB2714IntroARPA-E Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill revises and reauthorizes through FY2024 the Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The bill revises the goals of ARPA-E to include the development of energy technologies ...
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2020-01-07
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-195.
USSB2702IntroIntegrated Energy Systems Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish an integrated energy systems program to (1) maximize energy production and efficiency; (2) develop energy systems involving the integration of nuclear...
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2020-01-07
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-199.
USSB2799IntroNEWS Act of 2019 Nexus of Energy and Water for Sustainability Act of 2019 This bill establishes requirements concerning the energy-water nexus, which means the links between (1) the water needed to produce fuels, electricity, and other forms of energ...
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2020-01-07
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-198.
USHB3196PassVera C. Rubin Observatory Designation Act This bill designates the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope as the Vera C. Rubin Observatory.
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-97. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1790PassNational 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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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92.
USHB5505IntroConsortia-Led Energy and Advanced Manufacturing Networks Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce to carry out a grant program for establishing consortia to enhance U.S. economic, environmental, and energy security by promoting domestic rese...
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2019-12-20
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB2575IntroAI in Government Act of 2019 This bill establishes the AI Center of Excellence within the General Services Administration to advise and promote the efforts of the federal government in developing innovative uses of artificial intelligence (AI) to ben...
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2019-12-19
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB5532IntroDeep Fake Detection Prize Competition Act
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2019-12-19
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB3135IntroConsortia-Led Energy and Advanced Manufacturing Networks Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Commerce to carry out a grant program for establishing consortia to enhance U.S. economic, environmental, and energy security by promoting domes...
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2019-12-19
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2399IntroA bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to improve State loan eligibility for projects for innovative technologies.
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2019-12-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 386.
USHB617EngrossDepartment of Energy Veterans' Health Initiative Act This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a research program in artificial intelligence and high-performance computing that is focused on the development of tools to (1) solve b...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 344.
USHB5450IntroCleaner, Quieter Airplanes Act
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2019-12-17
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB2688IntroTechnology Transitions Act of 2019 This bill addresses technology programs within the Department of Energy (DOE). Specifically, the bill provides statutory authority for the creation of DOE's Office of Technology Transitions. The office aims to (1) e...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 359.
USHB4373EngrossEngineering Biology Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to implement a National Engineering Biology Research and Development Initiative; the OSTP to designate an interagency commit...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4355EngrossIOGAN Act Identifying Outputs of Generative Adversarial Networks Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to support research on manipulated or synthesized media, includ...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5353IntroArmed Forces Digital Advantage Act
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2019-12-06
To House Armed Services Committee
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