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USSB743EnrollMerrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as Merrill's Marauders, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service...
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2020-10-17
Signed by President.
USSB785EnrollCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 This bill makes updates related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, mental health care, care for women veterans, and telehealth care. TITLE I--I...
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2020-10-17
Signed by President.
USHR1197IntroExpressing support for the designation of October 23, 2020, as a national day of remembrance of the tragic 1983 terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon.
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2020-10-16
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB490PassB-47 Ridge Designation Act This bill designates the mountain ridge that runs south and west of Emigrant Peak in the Absaroka Range in Montana, which is where an Air Force B-47 strategic bomber crashed while on a training mission in 1962, as the "B-47...
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2020-10-13
Became Public Law No: 116-167.
USSB1646PassA bill to designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in St. Augustine, Florida, as the "Leo C. Chase Jr. Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of ...
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2020-10-13
Became Public Law No: 116-168.
USHB1812EnrollVet Center Eligibility Expansion Act
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2020-10-09
Presented to President.
USHB7964IntroPeer Support for Veteran Families Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8034IntroVeterans Infertility Treatment Act of 2020
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR1012IntroRecognizing the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean war and the transformation of the United States-Korea alliance into a mutually beneficial, global partnership. This resolution commemorates the 70th anniversary of the start of the Korean...
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2020-10-01
Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Discharged.
USHB8259IntroTo prohibit Russian participation in the G7, and for other purposes. This bill prohibits the use of federal funds to support or facilitate Russia's participation in a proceeding of the Group of Seven (a group consisting of the seven largest major adv...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159.
USSB4433IntroNational Medal of Honor Monument Act This bill authorizes the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in honor of the extraordinary acts of valor, selfless service, and s...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4725EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 8585 Criterion Drive in Colorado Springs, Colorado, as the "Chaplain (Capt.) Dale Goetz Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the U.S. Postal Service locate...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6571IntroTEAM Veteran Caregivers Act Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures for Veteran Caregivers Act The bill revises the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) caregiver programs. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to formall...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2981IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2019 This bill revises provisions related to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps. Among other provisions, the bill...
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2020-09-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 561.
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. This bill provides certain lease protections for servic...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6957IntroNational Guard COVID-19 Earned Benefits Guarantee Act This bill requires the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs to treat full-time National Guard duty performed in response to the national emergency with respect to COVID-19 ...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB7347EngrossTo designate the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as the "Lieutenant Colonel Charles S. Kettles Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center". This bill designates the medical center of the Department of V...
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2020-09-30
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
USHB7684IntroPandemic Care for Burn Pits Exposure Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that the first health assessment conducted for a member of the Armed Forces or veteran after such an i...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7441IntroHire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct, as part of the Transition Assistance Program, recruitment for specified medical personnel positions from among medical department personnel ...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8453IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Vanessa Guillén Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road...
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2020-09-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8247EngrossVeterans COMPACT Act of 2020 Veterans Comprehensive Prevention, Access to Care, and Treatment Act of 2020
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2020-09-24
Received in the Senate.
USHB3010EngrossHonoring All Veterans Act This bill adds the following as a mission statement for the Department of Veterans Affairs: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise to care for those who shall have borne the battle and for their families, caregivers, and sur...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB8276EngrossTo authorize the President to posthumously award the Medal of Honor to Alwyn C. Cashe for acts of valor during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
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2020-09-23
Received in the Senate.
USHB7785IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to extend certain employment and reemployment rights to members of the National Guard who perform State active duty. This bill extends certain employment and reemployment rights and benefits to members of the Na...
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2020-09-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB8289IntroMilitary Family Leave Act of 2020
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2020-09-17
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4606IntroTaiwan Invasion Prevention Act This bill authorizes the President to use the Armed Forces to defend Taiwan against a direct attack by China's military, a taking of Taiwan's territory by China, or a threat that endangers the lives of civilians in Taiw...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8270IntroI am Vanessa Guillen Act of 2020
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2020-09-16
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB332IntroAgent Orange Exposure Fairness Act of 2019 This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to brief Congress and report on the efforts of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide benefits to veterans who served in the Republic...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 535.
USHB3275EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 340 Wetmore Avenue in Grand River, Ohio, as the "Lance Corporal Andy 'Ace' Nowacki Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 340 Wetmo...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2216IntroTEAM Veteran Caregivers Act Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures for Veteran Caregivers Act The bill revises the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) caregiver programs. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to formall...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 540.
USHB8257IntroTransparency for Wounded Warriors Act
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2020-09-15
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSCR44IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing September 11, 2020, as "National Day of Service and Remembrance".
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2020-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4384IntroK2 Veterans Advocacy Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry to complete a study to identify and assess any causation or correlation b...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 546.
USHB8261IntroPresumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020
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2020-09-15
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4572IntroPresumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020
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2020-09-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1267IntroB-47 Ridge Designation Act This bill designates the mountain ridge that runs south and west of Emigrant Peak in the Absaroka Range in Montana, which is where an Air Force B-47 strategic bomber crashed while on a training mission in 1962, as the "B-47...
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2020-09-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 403.
USHB8248IntroDiversity in Military Leadership Act
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2020-09-14
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB8237IntroProtecting the Employment Rights of Servicemembers Act
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2020-09-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8246IntroCommunity Parks Revitalization Act
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2020-09-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR1105IntroHonoring the Buffalo Soldiers who were dishonorably discharged and ultimately had their honorable service restored following events which occurred in 1906 in Brownsville, Texas.
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2020-09-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHCR115IntroRecognizing September 11, 2020, as "National Day of Service and Remembrance". This concurrent resolution (1) calls on the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2020, as a National Day of Service and Remembra...
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2020-09-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8207IntroJustice for Servicemembers Act of 2020
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2020-09-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3450IntroTo prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from transmitting certain information to the Department of Justice for use by the national instant criminal background check system.
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB3826IntroVeterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB4544IntroA bill to specify the Federal share of the costs of certain duty of the National Guard in connection with the Coronavirus Disease 2019.
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2020-09-09
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB7529Intro21st Century SCRA Act
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2020-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
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