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USHB1014IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act
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2019-10-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 182.
USHB4614IntroAMBER Alert Nationwide Act of 2019
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2019-10-07
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
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.
USHB2918IntroExtinction Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4044IntroProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
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2019-09-19
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4409IntroPeople Empowerment Act This bill requires the government of Guam to obtain voter approval through a referendum for an issuance of municipal bonds in an amount greater than $25 million, an increase in a tax, or the imposition of a new tax.
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2019-09-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2189IntroDigital Coast Act This bill provides statutory authority for and revises the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA's) Digital Coast program. (The program currently exists under NOAA to provide data, tools, and training that communit...
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2019-09-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
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.
USHB4195IntroTerritories Medicare Prescription Drug Assistance Equality Act of 2019
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2019-08-20
To House Energy And Commerce 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
USHB3482IntroTo amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive certain requirements for naturalization for American Samoan United States nationals to become United States citizens, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3943IntroPuerto Rico Film, Television, and Theatre Production Act of 2019 This bill extends the expensing provisions for film, television, and theater productions to productions in Puerto Rico. (Expensing permits the write-off of property costs in the current...
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2019-07-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3507IntroJulia Carson Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Families Act of 2019
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2019-07-19
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB2190IntroNorthern Mariana Islands Small Business Act
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2019-07-18
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB1809IntroTo amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act, to provide parity for United States territories and the District of Columbia, to make technical corrections to such Acts and related laws, and...
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2019-07-10
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 106.
USHB3634IntroMedicaid and CHIP Territory Transparency and Information Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to publish on its website, and periodically update, specified information related to federal expenditures under Medicaid and ...
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3242IntroOffice of Territorial Exporting Act
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2019-06-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1773IntroTerritories Health Equity Act of 2019
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2019-06-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20.
USHB3157IntroWorking Families Tax Relief Act of 2019 This bill increases and revises requirements for the refundable earned income and child tax credits. It also makes similar revisions to the earned income tax credit for residents of Puerto Rico. The bill author...
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2019-06-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1261EngrossNational Landslide Preparedness Act This bill directs the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a National Landslide Hazards Reduction Program to identify and understand landslide hazards and risks, reduce losses from landslides, protect communi...
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2019-06-04
Received in the Senate.
USHB2814IntroTo amend title 37, United States Code, to authorize the basic allowance for housing for members of the uniformed services in the Virgin Islands.
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2019-05-16
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB1516IntroPromoting Readiness in Education to Prevent Additional Remediation and Expense Act
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2019-05-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2773IntroTo amend title 13, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Commerce to conduct a mid-decade census of population for the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-15
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2754IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Administration Committee
USSB1472IntroProtecting American Votes and Elections Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB499IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act
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2019-05-14
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB2649IntroTax Equity and Prosperity for Puerto Rican Families Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2603IntroNorthern Mariana Islands Small Business Act
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2019-05-08
To House Small Business Committee
USHB2360IntroRenewable Energy for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands Act
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2019-05-07
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB9EngrossClimate Action Now Act This bill requires the President to develop and update annually a plan for the United States to meet its nationally determined contribution under the Paris Agreement on climate change. Specifically, the plan must describe steps...
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2019-05-07
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 79.
USHB2526IntroUnited States Territorial Relief Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2308IntroTo amend the VA MISSION Act of 2018 to expand the veterans healing veterans medical access and scholarship program to include more students and schools.
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2019-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USSB1312IntroUnited States Territorial Relief Act of 2019
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2019-05-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2437IntroIDEA Parity for Outlying Areas Act
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2019-05-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2465IntroNorthern Mariana Islands and American Samoa College Access Act
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2019-05-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2357IntroPuerto Rico Air Cargo Industry Empowerment Act This bill modifies foreign civil aircraft regulation with respect to air cargo in Puerto Rico. Current law prohibits foreign civil aircraft from exchanging cargo in the United States unless the aircraft ...
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB2309IntroReal Estate Exchange Fairness Act of 2019 This bill requires Puerto Rico to be treated as part of the United States for the purpose of determining if an exchange of real property qualifies as a like-kind exchange for tax purposes. (Under current law,...
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2019-04-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2306IntroPuerto Rico Medicaid Act of 2019
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2019-04-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2310IntroFairness in Medicare Part B Enrollment Act of 2019
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2243IntroTerritory Health Insurance Tax Relief Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2241IntroPuerto Rico Federal Matching Requirement Equity Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1138IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the earned income and child tax credits, and for other purposes.
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2019-04-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2171IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure that certain TRICARE beneficiaries who reside in Puerto Rico may enroll in TRICARE Prime, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Defense to ensure that TRICARE beneficiaries whose...
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2019-04-10
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB2172IntroTo amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the matching requirement for a territory to use specially allocated Federal funds for Medicare covered part D drugs for low-income individuals.
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2019-04-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1069IntroDigital Coast Act This bill provides statutory authority for and revises the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA's) Digital Coast program. (The program currently exists under NOAA to provide data, tools, and training that communit...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2145IntroDisaster Tax Relief Act of 2019
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2019-04-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB529IntroNational Landslide Preparedness Act This bill directs the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a National Landslide Hazards Reduction Program to identify and understand landslide hazards and risks, reduce losses from landslides, protect communi...
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2019-04-03
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB268EngrossSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations to federal agencies, including supplemental appropriations for disaster assistance and continuing appropriations for agencies that are included in the seven FY2019 appropr...
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2019-04-01
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on H.R. 268 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 56) entered in Senate.
USHB1965IntroPuerto Rico Admission Act
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2019-03-28
To House Natural Resources Committee
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