117th Congress

The U.S. Congress convened its 117th session on January 3, 2021 and is scheduled to adjourn sine die on January 3, 2023.

U.S. House of Representatives – https://www.house.gov/
U.S. Senate – https://www.senate.gov/index.htm
Key Legislation – https://www.congress.gov/
  • H.R. 1319 (P.L.117-2) – American Rescue Plan (enacted March 11, 2021)
  • H.R. 5 – Equality Act
  • H.R. 1704 – Universal Giving Pandemic Response and Recovery Act 
  • H.R. 1987 – WORK NOW Act
  • H.R. 3296 – Nonprofit Energy Efficiency Act
  • H.R. 3684 – Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act – Contains amendment to add “arts and entertainment” among a list of industries that are identified in the bill
    as eligible for $10 billion in industry partnership grants through the Department
    of Labor. 
  • H.R. 4502 – Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Agriculture, Rural Development, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2022 – Provides proposed $201 million to NEA and NEH.
  • H.R. 5019 – Creative Economy and Revitalization Act (CERA)
  • H.R. 5305 – Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act – Temporarily funds the federal government at FY2021 enacted levels until December 3, 2021
  • H.R. 5376 – Bulid Back Better Act
  • H.R. 5581 – Arts Education for All Act
  • S. 196 – Nonprofit Energy Efficiency Act 
  • S. 243 – Legacy IRA Act
  • S. 618 – Universal Giving Pandemic Response and Recovery Act
  • S. 740 – WORK NOW Act
  • S. 937 – COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act
  • S. 2858 – Creative Economy and Revitalization Act (CERA)
Relevant Congressional Caucuses (as of June 2021)
Signatory Letters of Support Sent to U.S. Congress – Issues of Interest
Current Action Alerts