Legislation That Affects Seniors

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S.3862 - A bill to increase the penalties applicable under the Federal Trade Commission Act during the COVID-19 emergency, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Cory Gardner (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3866 - A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve the Federal Aviation Administration's aircraft certification process, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Roger Wicker (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3864 - A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare Program.   Sponsored by Susan Collins (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Finance Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3865 - A bill to provide for the treatment of certain criminal violations under the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Rob Portman (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3863 - A bill to direct the Architect of the Capitol to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of the United States Capitol with a bust of Thurgood Marshall to be obtained by the Joint Committee on the Library, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Benjamin L. Cardin (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Rules and Administration Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3868 - A bill to require the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to evaluate members of the Armed Forces and veterans who have tested positive for a virus certified as a pandemic for potential exposure to open burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals or other airborne contaminants, to conduct a study on the impact of such a pandemic on members and veterans with such exposure, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Amy Klobuchar (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3867 - A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to establish a program to carry out minor military construction projects to construct child development centers.   Sponsored by Kyrsten Sinema (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Armed Services Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.RES.603 - A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that State agencies and other providers of foster care services should make every effort to ensure that siblings remain together in the foster care system.   Sponsored by Amy Klobuchar (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.RES.602 - A resolution recognizing that the murder of George Floyd by officers of the Minneapolis Police Department is the result of pervasive and systemic racism that cannot be dismantled without, among other things, proper redress in the courts.   Sponsored by Edward J. Markey (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.RES.601 - A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that order must be immediately restored to the cities of the United States so that citizens may have peace and the legitimate grievances of peaceful protestors may be heard and considered.   Sponsored by Mitch McConnell (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-02 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-06-02.

S.3853 - A bill to prevent price gouging during emergencies, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3854 - A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to clarify the authority of servicemembers who incur a catastrophic injury or illness while in military service to terminate leases of premises and motor vehicles, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3855 - A bill to ensure ethical and accountable use of COVID-19 relief funds, to prevent corruption and bias in the disbursement and supervision of those funds, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3856 - A bill to authorize emergency homeless assistance grants under the Emergency Solutions Grants program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development for response to the public health emergency relating to COVID-19, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3851 - A bill to prohibit high-level appointees in the Department of Justice from participating in particular matters in which the President, a relative of the President, or an individual associated with the campaign of the President is a party.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3859 - A bill to extend the covered period for the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Kelly Loeffler (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Finance Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3860 - A bill to provide for a method by which the economic costs of significant regulatory actions may be offset by the repeal of other regulatory actions, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Kelly Loeffler (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3846 - A bill to observe the lives lost in the United States due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   Sponsored by Brian Schatz (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01.  The last major action was Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3849 - A bill to extend limitation periods for labor and employment laws, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3857 - A bill to cap the benefits received under the Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation program at prior wages.   Sponsored by Kelly Loeffler (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Finance Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3861 - A bill to establish privacy requirements for operators of infectious disease exposure notification services.   Sponsored by Maria Cantwell (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3852 - A bill to enhance protections of civilians during United States military operations, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Armed Services Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3850 - A bill to require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to collect and report certain data concerning COVID-19.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3845 - A bill to end the practice of including more than one subject in a single bill by requiring that each bill enacted by Congress be limited to only one subject, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Rand Paul (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Rules and Administration Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3858 - A bill to authorize the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to become the sole owner and distributer of certain medical equipment in the event of a covered emergency; to establish a Joint Congressional Committee on Defense Production; and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3848 - A bill to create a Coronavirus Containment Corps.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2020-06-01.

S.3847 - A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish an Emergency Office of Manufacturing for Public Health, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which took place on 2020-06-01.

H.R.7069 - To direct the Secretary of Defense to assess and report on the water scarcity evaluation practices of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Jason Crow (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the House Armed Services Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services which took place on 2020-06-01.

H.R.7072 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to notify Congress regularly of reported cases of burn pit exposure, and for other purposes.   Sponsored by Tulsi Gabbard (D).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the House Veterans' Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs which took place on 2020-06-01.

H.R.7065 - To require States to certify a process for distributing Coronavirus Relief Funds to local governments.   Sponsored by Kevin Brady (R).  Introduced on 2020-06-01 in the House Oversight and Reform Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform which took place on 2020-06-01.