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USSB2746EngrossLaw Enforcement Suicide Data Collection Act This bill directs the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to establish a new program—the Law Enforcement Officers Suicide Data Collection Program—to prevent and understand law enforcement suicides. Fe...
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2020-05-27
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6509IntroPublic Safety Officer Pandemic Response Act of 2020
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2020-05-27
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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.
USSB3434EngrossCOPS Counseling Act Confidentiality Opportunities for Peer Support Counseling Act This bill sets forth requirements related to peer support counseling programs. A peer support counseling program is a program provided by a law enforcement agency that ...
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2020-05-15
Held at the desk.
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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2020-05-15
Held at the desk.
USSR555IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the advocates, counselors, volunteers, and first responders who served survivors on an emergency basis during National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses appreciation of an...
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/4/2020 CR S2216)
USSR560IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/6/2020 CR S2293-2294)
USSR577IntroA resolution designating the week of May 10 through May 16, 2020, as "National Police Week". This resolution designates the week of May 10-May 16, 2020, as National Police Week.
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2020-05-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2430; text: CR S2425-2426)
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
USHB6694IntroCOPS Counseling Act Confidentiality Opportunities for Peer Support Counseling Act This bill sets forth requirements related to peer support counseling programs. A peer support counseling program is a program provided by a law enforcement agency that ...
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2020-05-01
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6633IntroDomestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act This bill requires the Department of Justice to issue guidance to law enforcement agencies on best practices for addressing domestic violence and protecting the safety of law enforcement officers...
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2020-04-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5941IntroEqual Rights and Access for the Women of South Sudan Act This bill requires that activities carried out by the United States in South Sudan relating to governance, post-conflict reconstruction and development, police and military training, or refugee...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6433IntroHEROES Act of 2020 Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Emergency Situations Act of 2020 This bill excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, wages and other income up to $50,000 of qualified first responders for the period beginning on Fe...
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2020-04-03
To House Ways And Means 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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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6406IntroAmerican-Made Protection for Healthcare Workers and First Responders Act
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2020-03-27
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6414IntroCOVID-19 Correctional Facility Emergency Response Act of 2020 This bill establishes a new grant program to help states and local governments prevent, detect, and stop the spread of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in correctional facilities....
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2020-03-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3573IntroAmerican-Made Protection for Healthcare Workers and First Responders Act
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2020-03-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families 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. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB3543IntroPublic Service Loan Forgiveness Protection Act This bill authorizes the Department of Education (ED) to waive monthly payments under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program during a qualifying emergency (e.g., a public health emergency). S...
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2020-03-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB982EngrossNot Invisible Act of 2019
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2020-03-12
Held at the desk.
USHB2438IntroNot Invisible Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2733IntroSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing and murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to take the following actions: provide traini...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5602IntroDomestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 2.
USHB4739EngrossSynthetic Opioid Exposure Prevention and Training Act This bill directs the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to implement a safety framework to protect its personnel from exposure to potential synthetic opioids. Among other things, the CBP mu...
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2020-03-11
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB5836IntroProsecuting Gun Crimes Saves Lives Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5717IntroGun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5943IntroDavid Ray Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2019 David's Law
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR884IntroRecognizing the global threat transnational white supremacist extremism presents to America and its interests. This resolution condemns transnational white supremacist extremism, supports law enforcement and intelligence agencies in their efforts to ...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1140EngrossRights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020 This bill modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates person...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB6087IntroPublic Service Appreciation Through Loan Forgiveness Act
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2020-03-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR480IntroA resolution raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2020 as "National Stalking Awareness Month". This resolution designates January 2020 as National Stalking Awareness Month. Additionally, it does the foll...
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2020-02-27
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR (01/21/2020) S437)
USSB3345IntroSynthetic Opioid Exposure Prevention and Training Act This bill directs the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to implement a safety framework to protect its personnel from exposure to potential synthetic opioids. Among other things, the CBP mu...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6003IntroFirst Responder Resiliency Act of 2020
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2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR90IntroAuthorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition. This concurrent resolution permits the Grand Lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police and its auxiliary t...
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2020-02-26
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5913IntroDonna M. Doss Memorial Act of 2020 This bill designates the Rocksprings station of the U.S. Border Patrol located on West Main Street in Rocksprings, Texas, as the Donna M. Doss Border Patrol Station.
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2020-02-18
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB5804IntroDHS Blue Campaign Enhancement Act
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHR817IntroRaising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by expressing support for the designation of January 2020 as "National Stalking Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Stalking Awareness Month....
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5778IntroCooling-Off Period Elimination Act of 2020 This bill makes a state or local law enforcement agency ineligible to receive federal funds under a Department of Justice law enforcement grant program if it has in effect a cooling-off period. A cooling-off...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5777IntroPolice Accountability Act of 2020 This bill establishes a new criminal offense for conduct by certain state or local law enforcement officers in the line of duty that constitutes murder or manslaughter.
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5779IntroGrand Jury Reform Act of 2020 This bill conditions a state or local government's receipt of funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program on the state's compliance with certain requirements following an incident involving the...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3254IntroGun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2750IntroOperation Stonegarden Authorization Act This bill provides statutory authorization for the Operation Stonegarden grant program within the Department of Homeland Security. Through the program, the Federal Emergency Management Agency shall provide gran...
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2020-02-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 410.
USHB5371IntroLocal Task Forces on 21st Century Policing Act of 2019
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5395IntroBack the Blue Act of 2019
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5358IntroTo amend title 28, United States Code, to expand the definition of "other institutions" for purposes of acquisition, preservation, and exchange of identification records and information, and for other purposes.
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5740IntroSave Our Girls from Sex Trafficking Act of 2020 This bill establishes an interagency task force and authorizes various grants to combat domestic child human trafficking. Additionally, it requires the Department of Justice and the Department of Health...
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2020-01-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5439IntroLaw Enforcement Officers Safety Expansion Act This bill permits an active or retired state railroad police officer to carry a concealed firearm.
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR782IntroEncouraging public schools to design and teach a curriculum about the history of anti-Semitism and the Holocaust, and the vital and historic importance of the Jewish State of Israel. This resolution condemns the rise of anti-Semitic attacks and calls...
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5633IntroSynthetic Opioid Danger Awareness Act
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2020-01-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5621IntroBRENDA Act Base Responders' Essential Needs and Dining Access Act
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2020-01-15
To House Armed Services Committee
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