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USHB3682IntroLand Grant and Acequia Traditional Use Recognition and Consultation Act
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2020-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB7704IntroFood and Nutrition Education in Schools Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a Food and Nutrition Education in Schools Pilot Program to award grants to local educational agencies for (1) projects that hire q...
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2020-07-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2EngrossMoving Forward Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill ext...
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2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
USSR649IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of July 2020 as "American Grown Flower Month". This resolution supports the designation of July 2020 as American Grown Flower Month.
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2020-07-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S4240; text: CR S4232)
USHR937IntroRecognizing the important role Victory Gardens played in America's World War efforts and reaffirming their purpose as essential to strengthening food security, health education, and community morale during the 2020 Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cris...
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2020-04-22
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6522IntroPPP Expansion Act of 2020 Paycheck Protection Program Expansion Act of 2020 This bill expands the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), to encompass additional e...
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2020-04-17
To House Small Business Committee
USHB5793IntroBorder Visibility and Security Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB6024IntroNative Plant Species Pilot Program Act of 2020 This bill establishes a pilot program for native plant species and a study on the cost-effectiveness of using native plant materials to carry out land management activities on federal lands. The National...
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2020-03-09
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB3352IntroAmerican Grown Act This bill requires cut flowers and cut greens procured for decorative use with federal funds to be grown in the United States.
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2020-02-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3293IntroFood and Nutrition Education in Schools Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a Food and Nutrition Education in Schools Pilot Program to award grants to local educational agencies for (1) projects that hire q...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5861IntroAgriculture Resilience Act
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2020-02-12
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB4357IntroSpecial Forest Products Program Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a program of charging and collecting fees for forest botanical products harvested on National Forest System (NFS) lands. U...
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2020-01-23
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5589IntroBlue Carbon for Our Planet Act
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2020-01-17
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB5506IntroHawaii Invasive Species Protection Act
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2020-01-13
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB2302IntroAmerica's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 This bill addresses several provisions related to highway transportation infrastructure, including provisions to improve road safety, accelerate project completions, improve resiliency to disasters,...
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2020-01-08
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-200.
USSB3150IntroNative Plant Species Pilot Program Act of 2020 This bill establishes a pilot program for native plant species and a study on the cost-effectiveness of using native plant materials to carry out land management activities on federal lands. The National...
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2020-01-06
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB3117IntroExtinction Prevention Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of the Interior to provide financial assistance for the conservation of butterflies and moths in North America; plant species in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Marian...
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2019-12-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3742IntroRecovering America's Wildlife Act of 2019 This bill provides funding for (1) the conservation or restoration of wildlife and plant species of greatest conservation need; (2) the wildlife conservation strategies of states, Indian tribes, or territorie...
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2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 6.
USHB5100IntroDRIP Act of 2019 Drought Relief through Innovative Projects Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to establish a competitive grant program to (1) remove nonnative plant species in riparian areas that contribute to drought condit...
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2019-12-04
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB5113IntroGREENER Fuels Act Growing Renewable Energy through Existing and New Environmentally Responsible Fuels Act
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2019-11-26
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB2918IntroMPH Act of 2019 Monarch and Pollinator Highway Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2873IntroGREENER Fuels Act Growing Renewable Energy through Existing and New Environmentally Responsible Fuels Act
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2019-11-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2862IntroDRIP Act of 2019 Drought Relief through Innovative Projects Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to establish a competitive grant program to (1) remove nonnative plant species in riparian areas that contribute to drought condit...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2581IntroLegislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the legislative branch, including the Senate and Joint Items such as the Joint Economic Committee, the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies of 2...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 228.
USHB2918IntroExtinction Prevention Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of the Interior to provide financial assistance for the conservation of butterflies and moths in North America; plant species in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Marian...
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4448IntroGARLIC Act Giving Agriculture Relief from Loopholes in International Commerce Act This bill specifies that processed dried garlic and dried garlic mixed with minimal amounts of other vegetables are subject to the higher duty imposed on dried garlic i...
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2019-09-20
To House Subcommittee on Trade
USHB3916IntroNative American Seeds Protection Act of 2019 This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study on the protection of Native American seeds and traditional foods. Under the bill, sensitive tribal information gathered by t...
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2019-08-12
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB3319IntroPaperwork Reduction for Farmers and H-2A Modernization Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3652IntroHemp for Victory Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2241IntroNative American Seeds Protection Act of 2019 This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study on the protection of Native American seeds and traditional foods. Under the bill, sensitive tribal information gathered by t...
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2019-07-23
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB1572IntroBotanical Sciences and Native Plant Materials Research, Restoration, and Promotion Act
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2019-07-18
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSR208IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of July as "American Grown Flower Month". This resolution supports the designation of July as American Grown Flower Month.
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2019-07-08
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 5/14/2019 S2835)
USHB3244IntroInvasive Species Prevention and Forest Restoration Act This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to award competitive grants to certain institutions for research to promote the restoration of tree species affected by non-native plant pes...
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2019-06-28
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB2025IntroAgricultural Trucking Relief Act of 2019 This bill revises regulations related to the transportation of agricultural commodities. Specifically, the bill expands the definition of agricultural commodity to include (1) aquaculture, horticultural, and f...
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2019-06-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1887IntroPaperwork Reduction for Farmers and H-2A Modernization Act
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2019-06-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR238IntroA resolution designating the week of June 3 through June 9, 2019, as "Hemp History Week". This resolution designates the week of June 3-June 9, 2019, as Hemp History Week. It also recognizes the historical relevance and growing economic potential of ...
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2019-06-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3268; text: CR S3265)
USHR379IntroExpressing support for the designation of July as "American Grown Flower Month". This resolution supports the designation of American Grown Flower Month.
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2019-05-23
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB3019IntroAmerican Grown Act This bill permits funds appropriated or otherwise available to a federal agency to be used for the procurement of a cut flower or cut green for decorative use only if it is produced in the United States.
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2019-05-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2779IntroLegislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the legislative branch, including the House of Representatives and Joint Items such as the Joint Economic Committee, the Joint Committee on Taxation, the Office ...
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2019-05-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 41.
USHB1337IntroSaving America's Pollinators Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a Pollinator Protection Board to develop an independent review process for pesticides that pose a threat to pollinators and their habit...
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2019-03-13
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB1673IntroAgricultural Trucking Relief Act of 2019 This bill revises regulations related to the transportation of agricultural commodities. Specifically, the bill expands the definition of agricultural commodity to include (1) aquaculture, horticultural, and f...
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2019-03-12
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB498EngrossClean Up the Code Act of 2019 This bill repeals specified sections of the federal criminal code, including provisions that prohibit the following: interstate transport of alligator grass, water chestnut plants, or water hyacinth plants; fraudulent us...
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2019-01-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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