Recent Federal Bills

Below are summaries of Bills Introduced, Committee Reports, Chamber Actions, and Public Laws in reverse chronological order.

would clarify regulatory certainty.

would establish a demonstration program for the active remediation of orbital debris and to require the development of uniform orbital debris standard practices in order to support a safe and sustainable orbital environment.

would establish a minimum temperature for thermostats at DOE and EPA headquarters.

would provide employment protection and paid emergency leave to workers impacted by certain climate disasters.

would require the Secretary of the Interior and the chief of the Forest Service to align management of public lands and waters with the president's greenhouse gas emission reduction goals.

would amend Public Law No. 117-169 to prohibit EPA from using funds for methane monitoring to be used to monitor emissions of methane from livestock.

would amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to ensure that unmet needs after a major disaster are met.

would amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide flexibility with the cost share for fire management assistance.

would amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to increase the threshold for eligibility for assistance under §§403, 406, 407, and 502.

would amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to improve the provision of certain disaster assistance.