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USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59.
USHB2638IntroTo direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue guidance on minimizing the use of firefighting foam containing PFAS, and for other purposes.
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2019-09-26
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USSB2335IntroSmart Building Acceleration Act of 2019 This bill assists the building sector in adopting smart building technology that increases energy efficiency. Smart buildings are buildings with energy systems that (1) are flexible and automated; (2) have exte...
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2019-09-25
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4163IntroTo reauthorize the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program.
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2019-09-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-09-18
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Record Vote No. 292) entered in Senate.
USHB2500EngrossNational 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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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB3352EngrossDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4221IntroTeacher Health and Wellness Act
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2019-08-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3783IntroRadiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2019
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR531IntroExpressing concern over the prevalence of hazardous working conditions for children, especially the worst forms of child labor in the mining of cobalt and other minerals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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2019-07-30
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1327PassNever Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act (Sec. 2) This bill funds through FY2092 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally...
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2019-07-29
Became Public Law No: 116-34. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3959IntroSchool Bus Safety Act of 2019
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2019-07-26
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB998PassSupporting and Treating Officers In Crisis Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020-FY2024 and revises Department of Justice grants to provide family support services to law enforcement personnel. Among other changes, the bill allows grants to s...
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2019-07-25
Became Public Law No: 116-32. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2278IntroSchool Bus Safety Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2217IntroDriver Fatigue Prevention Act
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2019-07-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3494EngrossDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020 intelligence activities in various U.S. government departments and agencies. It also establishes severa...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHB2044IntroSmart Building Acceleration Act This bill assists the building sector in adopting smart building technology that increases energy efficiency. Smart buildings are buildings with energy systems that (1) are flexible and automated; (2) have extensive op...
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR467IntroRecognizing the essential contributions of frontline health workers to strengthening the United States national security and economic prosperity, sustaining and expanding progress on global health, and saving the lives of millions of women, men, and ...
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2019-07-17
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR345IntroRecognizing widening threats to freedoms of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of democracy, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority of the United States in p...
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2019-07-15
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB3668IntroAsuncion Valdivia Heat Illness and Fatality Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-07-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2368IntroSupporting and Treating Officers In Crisis Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020-FY2024 and revises Department of Justice grants to provide family support services to law enforcement personnel. Among other changes, the bill allows grants to s...
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2019-07-09
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 103.
USHR478IntroExpressing support for the designation of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day.
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2812IntroProtecting America's First Responders Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2796IntroAfghan Allies Protection Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2922IntroRespond NOW Act Respond to the Needs in the Opioid War Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3485IntroDriver Fatigue Prevention Act
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3456IntroPeace Corps Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
To House Foreign Affairs 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
USSB1004IntroSecuring America's Ports of Entry Act of 2019
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2019-06-19
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB1823IntroChildren Don't Belong on Tobacco Farms Act
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2019-06-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3229IntroChildren Don't Belong on Tobacco Farms Act
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2019-06-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1309IntroWorkplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in the health care and social service sectors. Specifically, Labor must promulgate an occupational s...
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2019-06-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 18.
USSB1747IntroLevel the Playing Field in Global Trade Act of 2019 This bill requires an expedited trade agreement with a country to meet specified standards regarding wages and production methods for all exported merchandise from that country.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2741IntroLeading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act
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2019-06-04
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSB1208EngrossProtecting America's First Responders Act
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3044IntroMedical Device Sterilization Challenge Act of 2019
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2019-05-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2379PassTo reauthorize the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program. This bill makes permanent the authority for the Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Program. The BVP Program provides grants to states and localities to purchase body armor vests for law e...
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2019-05-23
Became Public Law No: 116-18. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1649IntroProtection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1683IntroWildland Firefighter Fairness Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs 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
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor 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
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.
USHB2329IntroLaw Enforcement Immersive Training Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB1231EngrossA bill to reauthorize the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program. This bill makes permanent the authority for the Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Program. The BVP Program provides grants to states and localities to purchase body armor vests fo...
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2019-05-15
Held at the desk.
USSB1480IntroBack the Blue Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1439IntroMaritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB1474IntroAfghan Allies Protection Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2672IntroNCAA Act National Collegiate Athletics Accountability Act
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2019-05-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1417IntroMaritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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