HR 137 - Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)
To authorize funding to increase access to mental health care treatment to reduce gun violence.
01/04/2021 - Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on 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 4704 - Rep. Ben McAdams (D-UT)
Advancing Research to Prevent Suicide Act
01/13/2021 - Signed by President.
<p><b>Advancing Research to Prevent Suicide Act</b></p> <p>This bill directs the National Science Foundation to award competitive, merit-reviewed grants to institutions of higher education (or their consortia) to support multidisciplinary, fundamental research with potential relevance to suicide, including potential relevance to prevention and treatment. </p>
HR 7105 - Rep. Mike Levin (D-CA)
Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020
01/05/2021 - Became Public Law No: 116-315.
...This bill addresses the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) programs and benefits for homeless veterans during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency.</p> <p>During the COVID-19 public health emergency, the bill authorizes the VA to</p> <ul> <li>reallocate specified grant funds to provide homeless veterans and veterans participating in the Department of Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program with transportation, assistance required for safety and survival, and communications equipment and services;</li> <li>collaborate with organizations to manage use of VA land for homeless veterans for living and sleeping;</li> <li>provide a maximum rate, in certain situations, for per diem payments that is three times the ...
HRES 30 - Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA)
Supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
01/11/2021 - Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.