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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.
USHB6814IntroSupporting Connectivity for Higher Education Students in Need Act
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2020-05-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3634IntroHealth Heroes 2020 Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6563IntroEmergency Educational Connections Act of 2020 This bill establishes and provides funding for the Emergency Connectivity Fund, from which the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) must provide support for certain schools or libraries to purchase spe...
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2020-05-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E425)
USHB6657IntroWUHAN Rescissions Act Working Under Humanity's Actual Needs Rescissions Act
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2020-05-01
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6650IntroHealth Heroes 2020 Act
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB266PassDepartment of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing additional funding for small business loans, health care providers, and C...
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2020-04-24
Became Public Law No: 116-139. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6239IntroLITE Act Leadership Institute for Transatlantic Engagement Act
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations 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.
USSB3548IntroCARES Act Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act This bill addresses economic impacts of, and otherwise responds to, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The bill authorizes emergency loans to distressed businesses, including air carriers...
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2020-03-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6275IntroSupporting Students in Response to Coronavirus Act This bill establishes and provides funds for grant programs to respond to safety and health risks presented by qualifying emergencies, including COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specificall...
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2020-03-13
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3489IntroSupporting Students in Response to Coronavirus Act This bill establishes and provides funds for grant programs to respond to safety and health risks presented by qualifying emergencies, including COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specificall...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3250IntroJulius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part-owner and President of the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a note...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2486EngrossFUTURE Act Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education Act This bill requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to disclose certain tax return information to the Department of Education (ED) for the purpose of administering f...
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2020-03-10
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 891 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of S.J. Res. 68, H.R. 2486 and H.R. 6172. Resolution provides for consideration of S.J. Res. 68, the Senate amendment to H.R. 2486, and H.R. 6172. For S.J. Res. 68, the resolution provides for 1 hour of debate and 1 motion to commit. For the Senate amendment to H.R. 2486, the question will be divided and each portion will have 1 hour of debate. H.R. 6172 will have 1 hour ofdebate and 1 motion to recommit with or without instructions.
USSB1863IntroJulius Rosenwald and Rosenwald Schools Study Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Interior to study the sites associated with the life and legacy of Julius Rosenwald, a part-owner and President of the Sears, Roebuck, & Company and a no...
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2020-03-04
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB4508EngrossMalala Yousafzai Scholarship Act This bill requires the U.S. Agency for International Development to award at least 50% of the number of scholarships under the Merit and Needs-Based Scholarship Program to Pakistani women for each of the calendar year...
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2020-03-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHCR93IntroHonoring the life and work of Louis Lorenzo Redding, whose lifelong dedication to civil rights and service stand as an example of leadership for all people. This concurrent resolution honors the life and work of Louis Lorenzo Redding.
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2020-02-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4852EngrossG.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act GIVE Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide specified information to veterans and members of the Armed Forces about postsecondary educational institutions. Specifically, t...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSCR37IntroA concurrent resolution honoring the life and work of Louis Lorenzo Redding, whose lifelong dedication to civil rights and service stand as an example of leadership for all people. This concurrent resolution honors the life and work of Louis Lorenzo ...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1494EngrossHistorically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Homeland Security Partnerships Act This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security to issue a strategy to enhance partnerships, including those with a focus on research and development, care...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3269IntroClean Economy Act of 2020
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2020-02-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR491IntroA resolution designating the week beginning February 2, 2020, as "National Tribal Colleges and University Week". This resolution designates the week beginning on February 2, 2020, as National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week.
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2020-02-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: 02/05/2020 CR S943-944)
USHB895IntroTribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act This bill allows schools that receive grants under the Tribally Controlled Schools Act of 1988 to participate in the Federal Employee Health Benefits program.
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2020-01-31
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR824IntroExpressing support for designation of the week beginning February 2, 2020, as "National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week". This resolution supports the designation of National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week.
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2020-01-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3192IntroNational Air Grant Fellowship Program Act of 2020
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2020-01-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2981IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-12-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB4372EngrossMSI STEM Achievement Act This bill supports efforts to increase science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education at minority-serving institutions of higher education (IHEs), including by requiring the National Science Foundation to ...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4727EngrossDepartment of Homeland Security Mentor-Protege Program Act of 2019 This bill provides statutory authority for the mentor-protégé program of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) under which a mentor firm enters into an agreement with a protég...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5325IntroEnding PUSHOUT Act of 2019 Ending Punitive, Unfair, School-based Harm that is Overt and Unresponsive to Trauma Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to local educational agencies and nonprofit organizations f...
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2019-12-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2953IntroEnsuring a Durable Afghanistan Peace Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of State and the President to report on any agreement with Taliban officials and the peace process in Afghanistan. Specifically, the bill requires the State Department...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2800IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB4968IntroBASIC Act Basic Assistance for Students In College Act
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2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4674IntroCollege Affordability Act
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 22.
USHB2781EngrossEMPOWER for Health Act of 2019 Educating Medical Professionals and Optimizing Workforce Efficiency and Readiness for Health Act of 2019
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2019-10-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4252IntroShift Back to Society Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish a pilot program that awards matching grants to historically black colleges and universities to provide educational programs for eligible offenders to facilitat...
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB2670Intro21st Century Workforce Partnerships Act
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2019-10-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4826Intro21st Century Workforce Partnerships Act
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2019-10-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1225IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act This bill establishes the National Park Service and Public Lands Legacy Restoration Fund into which, through FY2024, there shall be deposited an amount equal to 50% of all energy development revenues due and pay...
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2019-10-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.
USHB2420IntroNational Museum of the American Latino Act This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution. The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United States; (2) p...
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2019-10-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4706IntroAdvancing Competency-Based Education Act of 2019
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2019-10-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2608IntroAdvancing Competency-Based Education Act of 2019
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2019-10-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2528EngrossSTEM Opportunities Act of 2019 This bill provides for guidance, data collection, and grants for groups historically underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education at institutions of higher education (IHEs) and ...
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2019-10-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4626IntroSELF Act of 2019 Social Emotional Learning for Families Act of 2019
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2019-10-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4586IntroNative American Education Opportunity Act
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2019-10-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4573IntroAccessing Higher Education Opportunities Act This bill expands grant activities under the Hispanic Serving Institutions program to include: (1) support programs that facilitate student advancement to doctoral degree programs in health care occupation...
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2019-09-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2579IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4528IntroWomen and Minorities in STEM Booster Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB2578IntroWomen and Minorities in STEM Booster Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Science Foundation to award competitive grants to enable eligible entities to carry out the activities specified below in order to increase the participation of women an...
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2019-09-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR581IntroExpressing support for the recognition of September 22, 2019, to September 28, 2019, as Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions week.
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2019-09-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
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