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HR 1 - Rep. John Sarbanes (D-MD)
For the People Act of 2021
03/11/2021 - Received in the Senate.

For the People Act of 2021

This bill addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government.

Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail and early voting). It also limits removing voters from voter rolls.

The bill requires states to establish independent redistricting commissions to carry out congressional redistricting.

Additionally, the bill sets forth provisions related to election security, including sharing intelligence information with state election officials, supporting states in securing their election systems, ...

HR 1234 - Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL)
Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act of 2021
02/23/2021 - Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

HR 1235 - Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA)
Charlotte Woodward Organ Transplant Discrimination Prevention Act
02/24/2021 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

HR 1368 - Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA)
Mental Health Justice Act of 2021
04/28/2021 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
...The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) must manage the program in consultation with the Department of Justice (DOJ). SAMHSA may cancel grants that increase incarceration or institutionalization. Grantees must use funds for purposes including de-escalation and anti-racism training.

The Department of Health and Human Services and the DOJ must evaluate this program.

HR 1859 - Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA)
911 Diversion to Unarmed Personnel Act of 2021
03/12/2021 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

911 Diversion to Unarmed Personnel Act of 2021

This bill authorizes grants to dispatch unarmed, specialized health care or social service providers to respond to nonviolent 9–1–1 calls instead of law enforcement officers. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration may award grants to states and other jurisdictions for this purpose.

HR 2358 - Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC)
Voter Empowerment Act of 2021
04/05/2021 - Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, Science, Space, and Technology, Oversight and Reform, Education and Labor, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 2373 - Rep. Robert Scott (D-VA)
Transformation to Competitive Integrated Employment Act
04/05/2021 - Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

HR 2941 - Rep. Mary Scanlon (D-PA)
Accessible Voting Act of 2021
04/30/2021 - Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

HR 2999 - Rep. Robert Scott (D-VA)
Direct CARE Opportunity Act
05/04/2021 - Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 3317 - Rep. Marie Newman (D-IL)
ASAP Act of 2021
06/15/2021 - Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2802)

HR 3474 - Rep. Donald Beyer (D-VA)
Keeping All Students Safe Act
05/25/2021 - Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 3836 - Rep. A. Donald McEachin (D-VA)
Protecting our Students in Schools Act of 2021
06/11/2021 - Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 3862 - Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA)
Community-Based Response Act of 2021
06/14/2021 - Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 3867 - Rep. Valdez Demings (D-FL)
Every Vote Counts Act
06/14/2021 - Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 4151 - Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN)
FASD Respect Act
06/24/2021 - Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 4502 - Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2022
07/29/2021 - The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 4502.

Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2022

This bill provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies.

The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for

  • the Employment and Training Administration,
  • the Employee Benefits Security Administration,
  • the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation,
  • the Wage and Hour Division,
  • the Office of Labor-Management Standards,
  • the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs,
  • the Office of Workers' Compensation Programs,
  • the Occupational Safety and Health Administration,
  • the Mine Safety and Health ...

    HR 482 - Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA)
    Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2021
    06/24/2021 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
    ...The bill also aligns statutory requirements for research on non-identified newborn blood spots with federal regulations governing research on human subjects. These blood spots are collected as part of newborn screening programs, and some states make them available for biomedical and public health research. Under current regulations, research on non-identified bio-specimens such as blood spots is not considered to be research on human subjects, to which additional protections apply.

    HR 485 - Rep. Robert Scott (D-VA)
    Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act
    03/17/2021 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act

    This bill reauthorizes through FY2027 and revises the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act and the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment and Adoption Reform Act of 1978 to expand services for preventing and treating child abuse.

    Specifically, the bill establishes requirements concerning collecting and exchanging data about child abuse and neglect. For instance, the bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to (1) establish uniform national standards for tracking and reporting child fatalities and near fatalities resulting from maltreatment, and (2) develop an electronic interstate data exchange system that allows states to share information from ...

    HR 776 - Rep. Mary Scanlon (D-PA)
    Dropbox Access Act
    02/03/2021 - Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

    S 1 - Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR)
    For the People Act of 2021
    05/11/2021 - Committee on Rules and Administration. Failed to report favorably.

    For the People Act of 2021

    This bill addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government.

    Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail and early voting). It also limits removing voters from voter rolls.

    The bill requires states to establish independent redistricting commissions to carry out congressional redistricting.

    Additionally, the bill sets forth provisions related to election security, including sharing intelligence information with state election officials, supporting states in securing their election systems, ...

    S 1437 - Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH]
    Recognizing the Role of Direct Support Professionals Act
    04/28/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

    S 1470 - Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]
    Accessible Voting Act of 2021
    04/29/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

    S 1496 - Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA)
    Child Welfare Workforce Support Act
    04/29/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2362-2363)

    S 1680 - Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)
    ASAP Act
    05/18/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

    S 1858 - Sen. Christopher Murphy (D-CT)
    Keeping All Students Safe Act
    05/26/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    S 1927 - Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
    CAPTA Reauthorization Act of 2021
    06/10/2021 - Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

    S 2029 - Sen. Christopher Murphy (D-CT)
    Protecting our Students in Schools Act of 2021
    06/10/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    S 2093 - Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR)
    For the People Act of 2021
    06/22/2021 - Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 50. Record Vote Number: 246. (CR S4685)

    S 2238 - Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK)
    FASD Respect Act
    06/24/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    S 2344 - Sen. Kaine, Timothy [D-VA]
    A bill to award grants for the creation, recruitment, training and education, retention, and advancement of the direct care workforce and to award grants to support family caregivers.
    07/14/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4902)

    S 2401 - Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
    21st Century Assistive Technology Act
    07/20/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    S 350 - Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH]
    Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2021
    02/22/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    S 515 - Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)
    Mental Health Justice Act of 2021
    03/01/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    S 954 - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)
    Voter Empowerment Act of 2021
    03/24/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

    S 987 - Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH)
    A bill to provide support with respect to the prevention of, treatment for, and recovery from, substance use disorder.
    03/25/2021 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.