Tuesday - September 29, 2020
Bill Introductions Involving Missouri Newsletter for Sunday March 01, 2020 ( 6 items )  

Rep. Blunt Rochester Introduces Mary Ann Shadd Cary Post Office Dedication Act
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 -- Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., has introduced the Mary Ann Shadd Cary Post Office Dedication Act (H.R. 5972) to "designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 500 Delaware Avenue, Suite 1, in Wilmington, Delaware, as the Mary Ann Shadd Cary Post Office." The bill was introduced on Feb. 26 and has 15 co-sponsors. Co-sponsors include Reps. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., Stephen F. Lynch, D-Mass., Ralph Norman, R-S.C., William Clay Jr., D-Mo., Gwen Moore, D-Wis.,   more

Rep. Budd Introduces Bill to Establish Interagency Taskforce on Unlawful Robocalls
WASHINGTON, Feb. 29 -- Rep. Ted Budd, R-N.C., has introduced legislation (H.R. 5985) to "direct the Federal Communications Commission to establish an interagency taskforce on unlawful robocalls." The bill was introduced on Feb. 27 and was co-sponsored by Reps. Dan Bishop, R-N.C., and William Clay Jr., D-Mo. It was referred to the House Energy and Commerce Committee. For more information, Rep. Ted Budd, 118 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515; 202/225-4531; or in the district off  more

Rep. Graves Introduces Bill to Amend Disaster Recovery Reform Act of 2018
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 -- Rep. Sam Graves, R-Mo., has introduced legislation (H.R. 5953) to amend the Disaster Recovery Reform Act of 2018 "to require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to waive certain debts owed to the U.S. related to covered assistance provided to an individual or household." The bill was introduced on Feb. 25 and has six co-sponsors. Co-sponsors include Reps. Jared Huffman, D-Calif., Doug LaMalfa, R-Calif., Mike Thompson, D-Calif., Salud O. Carbajal,   more

Rep. Tlaib Introduces Bill to Improve Oversight of Private Charter Management Organizations
WASHINGTON, Feb. 29 -- Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., has introduced legislation (H.R. 5984) to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 "to improve oversight of private charter management organizations." The bill was introduced on Feb. 27 and has 34 co-sponsors. Co-sponsors include Reps. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., David N. Cicilline, D-R.I., William Clay Jr., D-Mo., Peter A. DeFazio, D-Ore., Rosa L. DeLauro, D-Conn., Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., Jesus Garcia, D-Ill., Sylvia Garcia, D-T  more

Sen. Hawley Introduces Bill to Provide Enhanced Security for Medical Supply Chain
WASHINGTON, Feb. 29 -- Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., has introduced legislation (S. 3343) to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act "to provide enhanced security for the medical supply chain." The bill was introduced on Feb. 27. It was referred to the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee. For more information, Sen. Josh Hawley, 212 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, DC 20510; 202/224-6154; or in the state at 555 Independence St., Ste. 1600; Cape Girardeau, MO 637  more

Sen. Wood Hassan Introduces Bill to Establish Incubator Network, Startup Success Program
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 -- Sen. Margaret Wood Hassan, D-N.H., has introduced legislation (S. 3329) to establish an incubator network and startup success program. The bill was introduced on Feb. 25 and was co-sponsored by Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo. It was referred to the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee. For more information, Sen. Margaret Wood Hassan, 324 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington DC, 20510; 202/224-3324; or in the state at 1589 Elm St.,3rd fl., Manchester, NH 0310  more