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USHB3607IntroFossil Energy Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill expands Department of Energy (DOE) research, development, and demonstration programs for fossil energy. Specifically, the bill authorizes DOE programs regarding carbon capture technologies ...
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2020-09-17
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 410.
USSB4431IntroEmergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act of 2020
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2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB5374IntroAdvanced Geothermal Research and Development Act of 2019
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2020-09-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 401.
USHB7843IntroREPLANT Act Repairing Existing Public Lands by Adding Necessary Trees Act
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2020-09-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB7781IntroEnd Polluter Welfare Act of 2020
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2020-09-03
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2748IntroSAFE Act Safeguarding America's Future and Environment Act The bill requires the development of strategies to help fish, wildlife, and plants adapt to extreme weather changes and climate change. Specifically, the bill requires the President to establ...
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2020-09-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 385.
USHB7827IntroClean Energy Innovation Funding Act of 2020
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2020-08-24
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB4230IntroCIT Act of 2019 Clean Industrial Technology Act of 2019
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2020-08-14
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 383.
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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2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USHB5428IntroGrid Modernization Research and Development Act of 2020
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2020-08-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 380.
USHB8019IntroClimate Equity Act of 2020
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2020-08-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB914EngrossCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System (IOOS), which is a network of federal and regional entities that provide information about t...
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USSB4513IntroClimate Equity Act of 2020
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2020-08-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6395EngrossWilliam M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It...
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2020-08-05
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 505.
USSB4451IntroRural Forest Markets Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish the Rural Forest Market Investment Program to guarantee investments to finance certain projects that will enable rural private forest landowners to p...
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2020-08-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4401IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act
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2020-08-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB7856IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-07-31
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 11 - 8.
USHB7608EngrossState, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and relat...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB7575EngrossWater Resources Development Act of 2020
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USHB7797IntroBLUE Pacific Act Boosting Long-term U.S. Engagement in the Pacific Act
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2020-07-30
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3988-3989)
USSB4357IntroREPLANT Act Repairing Existing Public Land by Adding Necessary Trees Act
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2020-07-29
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB7426IntroOhio River Basin Preparedness Act
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2020-07-24
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB7387IntroShovel-Ready Restoration Grants for Coastlines and Fisheries Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB7738IntroClimate-Resilient International Development Optimization Act
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1730IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB933IntroBLUE GLOBE Act Bolstering Long-Term Understanding and Exploration of the Great Lakes, Oceans, Bays, and Estuaries Act This bill addresses data collection and monitoring of the Great Lakes, oceans, bays, estuaries, and coasts. Specifically, the bill i...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2718IntroWestern Water Security Act of 2019
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2020-07-22
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held.
USSB4280IntroPreventing HEAT Illness and Deaths Act of 2020 Preventing Health Emergencies And Temperature-related Illness and Deaths Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation 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.
USHB7613IntroEnergy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers civil works projects, the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation, the Department of Energ...
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2020-07-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 361.
USHB7579IntroSAVE Jobs Act Save American Vital Energy Jobs Act This bill extends energy-related tax provisions and expands incentives for job creation in the energy sector during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period. Specifically, the bi...
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2020-07-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7516IntroClean Energy Innovation and Deployment Act of 2020
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2020-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB7482IntroFuture of Agricultural Resiliency And Modernization Act
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2020-07-02
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB7435IntroMethane Emissions Reduction Act This bill requires the Department of Energy to carry out a program to reduce methane emissions from flaring and venting natural gas during oil and natural gas production activities.
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2020-06-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7399IntroSmarter Purchasing Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to conduct a study and report on whether it is feasible for agencies to factor in the shadow price of carbon in their internal decision-making processes for procureme...
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2020-06-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7365IntroGreen Buses for Every Community Act This bill requires at least 10% of funding made available in a fiscal year for the low or no emissions competitive grant program for buses and bus facilities to be distributed to projects serving predominantly low-...
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2020-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB7393IntroGrowing Climate Solutions Act of 2020
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2020-06-26
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB7330IntroGREEN Act of 2020 Growing Renewable Energy and Efficiency Now Act of 2020
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2020-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7304IntroClimate Action Planning for Ports Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3894IntroGrowing Climate Solutions Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. Hearings held.
USHB7318IntroGreener Transportation for Communities Act This bill authorizes the use of tax-exempt facility bonds to fund zero-emission vehicle infrastructure used to charge or fuel zero-emissions vehicles. The bill defines zero-emissions vehicles as (1) any any ...
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2020-06-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4041IntroSAVE Jobs Act Save American Vital Energy Jobs Act This bill extends energy-related tax provisions and expands incentives for job creation in the energy sector during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency period. Specifically, the bi...
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2020-06-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4046IntroClimate Smart Ports Act This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a grant program for purchasing or installing equipment and technology that (1) is used at a port and produces zero exhaust emissions of certain pollutants and...
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2020-06-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB7298IntroTo extend the period for obligations or expenditures for amounts obligated for the National Disaster Resilience competition. This bill extends the deadline for National Disaster Resilience Competition awardees to utilize the program's funding until S...
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2020-06-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4091IntroARPA-E Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill revises and reauthorizes through FY2024 the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) of the Department of Energy (DOE). The bill expands the goals of ARPA-E to include the development of energy te...
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2020-06-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 346.
USHB7237IntroRegional Clean Energy Innovation Act
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2020-06-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7247IntroIntegrated Energy Systems Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish an Integrated Energy Systems Program. Under the program, DOE must maximize energy production and efficiency. In addition, DOE must develop energy syst...
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2020-06-18
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB4017IntroA bill to extend the period for obligations or expenditures for amounts obligated for the National Disaster Resilience competition. This bill extends the deadline for National Disaster Resilience Competition awardees to utilize the program's funding ...
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2020-06-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB7220IntroHudson River Climate Change Protection Act
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2020-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
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