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USSR567IntroA resolution commending career professionals at the Department of State for their extensive efforts to repatriate United States citizens and legal permanent residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-05-21
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB6767IntroTo amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for an extension of lease protections for servicemembers under stop movement orders in response to a local, national, or global emergency.
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2020-05-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3642IntroUNITE Act of 2020 Undertaking National Initiatives to Tackle Epidemic Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3658IntroAchieving Racial and Ethnic Equity in Disaster Response, Recovery, and Resilience Act of 2020 This bill establishes an Office of Equal Rights and Community Inclusion (OERCI) within the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). OERCI shall be respon...
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2020-05-07
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3637IntroA bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to extend lease protections for servicemembers under stop movement orders in response to a local, national, or global emergency, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-06
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3598IntroRepatriation Reimbursement Act This bill requires the U.S. commercial airline industry and the Department of State to fully reimburse or waive certain travel expenses for U.S. citizens who seek repatriation to the United States as a result of the COV...
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2020-05-04
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB6673IntroFederal Election Failsafe Act
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2020-05-01
To House Administration Committee
USHR935IntroEstablishing a Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Reform. This resolution establishes the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subc...
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2020-04-23
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 938, H. Res. 935 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H1953-1954; text: CR H1953-1954)
USHB6595IntroExpanding Vital American Citizen Services Overseas (EVACS) Act of 2020
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2020-04-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6560IntroUNITE Act of 2020 Undertaking National Initiatives to Tackle Epidemic Act of 2020 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency by increasing volunteer opportunities within AmeriCorps and employment oppor...
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2020-04-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6548IntroNational Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States Act
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6494IntroBusiness Interruption Insurance Coverage Act of 2020
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2020-04-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6480IntroGlobal Pandemic Planning Act This bill requires the President report to Congress within two weeks of a global pandemic declared by the World Health Organization concerning the status of federal planning for the response to the pandemic, including wit...
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2020-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6431IntroMade in America Emergency Preparedness Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch a National Commission on United States Preparedness for National Emergencies. Not later than 18 months after this bill's enactment, the commission shall report...
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6440IntroPandemic Rapid Response Act
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2020-04-03
To House Energy And Commerce 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.
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
USHB6282IntroCommission on America's Medical Security Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to enter into an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to report on the security of the U.S. medical pr...
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2020-03-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3478IntroCommission on America's Medical Security Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to enter into an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to report on the security of the U.S. medical pr...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3418IntroSTORM Act Safeguarding Tomorrow through Ongoing Risk Mitigation Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB6193IntroMedication Access in Emergencies Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3436IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5926IntroRESILIENT Networks Act Reinforcing and Evaluating Service Integrity, Local Infrastructure, and Emergency Notification for Today's Networks Act
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB6074PassCoronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides $8.3 billion in emergency funding for federal agencies to respond to the coronavirus outbreak. DIVISION A--CORONAVIRUS PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE SUPPLEMENT...
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2020-03-06
Became Public Law No: 116-123. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6071IntroFEMA Disaster Preparedness Improvement Act
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2020-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6070IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5187IntroHousing is Infrastructure Act of 2019
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2020-02-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 33 - 25.
USSB3349IntroBuilt to Last Act of 2020
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2020-02-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3346IntroPrevent BLEEDing Act of 2020 Prevent Blood Loss with Emergency Equipment Devices Act of 2020
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2020-02-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5994IntroBuilt to Last Act of 2020 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to identify and support research that enables a consistent, federal set of forward-looking long-term meteorological information that (1) models fut...
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2020-02-27
To House Science, Space, And Technology 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.
USHB5871IntroNatural Infrastructure and Resilience Act This bill makes projects that use natural infrastructure alone or in combination with certain projects to enhance resilience of a transportation facility eligible for surface transportation block grant fundin...
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2020-02-13
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB5895IntroLeave No Americans Behind Act of 2020 This bill eliminates the loan repatriation program, which requires persons who need to be evacuated from foreign countries during situations such as war or natural disasters to reimburse the U.S. government for c...
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2020-02-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3309IntroPublic Health Emergency Response and Accountability Act This bill modifies funding mechanisms for the Public Health Emergency Fund and requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to report...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3285IntroHazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act This bill makes an entity seeking assistance under a hazard mitigation assistance program eligible to receive such assistance for certain projects already in progress.
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2020-02-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4737EngrossDepartment of Homeland Security Climate Change Research Act This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to evaluate current federal research and development regarding approaches to mitigate the consequences of climate change on homel...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5776IntroRepeatedly Flooded Communities Preparation Act This bill requires a community that participates in the National Flood Insurance Program and has been repeatedly flooded, as specified by the bill, to (1) assess the continuing risks to community areas r...
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2020-02-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2250IntroNorthwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning the restoration, economic development, and conservation of, and recreational access to, certain public lands in Northern California. The b...
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2020-02-04
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 312.
USHB5730IntroNational Strategy for Pandemic Influenza Update Act This bill requires the White House Homeland Security Council (HSC) and the National Security Council (NSC) to update the National Strategy for Pandemic Influenza issued by the HSC in November 2005 w...
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2020-01-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2476PassSecuring American Nonprofit Organizations Against Terrorism Act of 2019 This bill establishes in the Department of Homeland Security a Nonprofit Security Grant Program, under which the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) shall make grants to e...
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2020-01-24
Became Public Law No: 116-108. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5655IntroNonprofit Security Expansion Act
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2020-01-23
To House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
USSB3209IntroCampus Fire Safety Education Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5647IntroCampus Fire Safety Education Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3204IntroFEMA Climate Change Preparedness Act This bill requires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to (1) revise its 2018-2022 Strategic Plan to ensure that the plan explicitly mentions climate change and addresses the implications of climate cha...
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2020-01-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5633IntroSynthetic Opioid Danger Awareness Act
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2020-01-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB496IntroSinkhole Mapping Act of 2019 This bill directs the United States Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a program to study the short-term and long-term mechanisms that cause sinkholes, including extreme storm events, prolonged droughts causing shifts ...
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2020-01-15
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB630IntroCounterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to report biennially on U.S. initiatives to build capacity in foreign countries to prevent travel by terrorists and foreign fighters, and accelerates prog...
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2019-12-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2548EngrossHazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act This bill expands eligibility under a hazard mitigation assistance program to receive such assistance for acquisition or relocation projects already in progress.
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2019-12-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5413IntroSmall Passenger Vessel Safety Act of 2019 This bill applies U.S. Coast Guard regulations regarding safety management systems to small passenger vessels and requires the Coast Guard to prescribe additional regulations to secure the safety of individua...
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2019-12-13
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB3256IntroProtecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program until May 1, 2025. The CFATS program requires...
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2019-12-12
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-341, Part I.
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