Bills Pending US Congress House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee

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USHB7276IntroEast Africa Locust Eradication Act
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2020-06-26
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6986IntroProtecting Human Rights During Pandemic Act
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2020-06-26
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR962IntroExpressing support for assisting East African countries afflicted by the plague of desert locusts. This resolution calls upon the President to (1) elevate locust eradication efforts among relevant U.S. agencies to address the food security crisis in ...
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2020-05-22
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6626IntroGirls LEAD Act Girls' Leadership, Engagement, Agency, and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to jointly report to Congress a strategy to strengthen the participa...
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2020-05-01
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR861IntroSupporting the role of the United States in helping save the lives of children and protecting the health of people in poor countries with vaccines and immunization through the GAVI Alliance. This resolution supports the principles and goals of the Gl...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB5941IntroEqual Rights and Access for the Women of South Sudan Act This bill requires that activities carried out by the United States in South Sudan relating to governance, post-conflict reconstruction and development, police and military training, or refugee...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6239IntroLITE Act Leadership Institute for Transatlantic Engagement Act
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6334IntroSecuring America From Epidemics Act This bill authorizes the United States to participate in the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), an alliance of countries and private partners whose mission is to finance and coordinate the deve...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR894IntroExpressing the continued commitment of the House of Representatives to condemn and prevent the use of sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict as a weapon of war and fully implement the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda. This resolution exp...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB5267IntroInternational Violence Against Women Act of 2019 This bill provides for a U.S. global strategy to prevent and respond to violence against women and girls. The bill establishes in the Department of State an Office of Global Women's Issues, which shall...
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2019-12-06
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR640IntroCondemning the global persecution of Christians. This resolution condemns the persecution of members of any faith and calls on foreign governments to recognize the right of Christians to practice their faith without fear of persecution.
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2019-10-25
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB4092IntroSafe from the Start Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to direct U.S. foreign assistance to address humanitarian crises in a manner that aims to prevent and respond to gender-based violence at the onset of an emergency. Specificall...
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2019-10-08
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHCR58IntroCommemorating the 35th anniversary of the Mexico City policy. This concurrent resolution recognizes the 35th anniversary of the Mexico City policy, which prohibits foreign nongovernmental organizations that receive U.S. global-health assistance from ...
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2019-09-18
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR545IntroSupporting infant nutrition through improved breastfeeding practices. This resolution recognizes the benefits of improved breastfeeding practices and urges the President to support international efforts to improve breastfeeding practices globally.
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2019-09-18
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR467IntroRecognizing the essential contributions of frontline health workers to strengthening the United States national security and economic prosperity, sustaining and expanding progress on global health, and saving the lives of millions of women, men, and ...
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2019-07-17
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB3085IntroEbola Eradication Act of 2019 This bill directs the U.S. Agency for International Development to immediately provide assistance to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and other vulnerable countries to combat the Ebola outbreak that began in Au...
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2019-06-07
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR375IntroRecognizing the Fifth Anniversary of the Chibok Girls Kidnapping by the Boko Haram Terrorist Organization and calling on the Government of Nigeria to redouble efforts to bring an end to the conflict in northeast and central Nigeria and to provide ass...
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2019-05-16
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB2121IntroSTOP Organ Trafficking Act Strategy To Oppose Predatory Organ Trafficking Act This bill authorizes the Department of State to deny issuing a passport to, or to revoke an already-issued passport belonging to, an individual who has been convicted of ce...
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2019-04-26
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB2149IntroExposing the Financing of Human Trafficking Act This bill modifies the minimum standard for foreign government action toward the elimination of human trafficking. Specifically, an assessment of whether a government has made serious and sustained effo...
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2019-04-26
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB1877IntroAfrican Descent Affairs Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to establish an Office of Global African Descent Affairs, to be headed by the Director and Special Advisor to the Secretary on Global African Descent Affairs. Office functi...
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2019-04-02
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB1411IntroRespect for Peace Corps Volunteers Act This bill allows the official seal or emblem of the Peace Corps and the name "Peace Corps" to be used on any death announcement, plaque, grave stone, or other grave marker of a former volunteer, officer, or empl...
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR133IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the designation of January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the "International Decade for People of African Descent". This resolution expresses support for the goals of the International Decade for People of Africa...
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHCR4IntroCalling for credible, transparent, and peaceful elections in Nigeria, and for other purposes. This concurrent resolution expresses support for peace and democracy in Nigeria, and calls on Nigeria's government and political parties to take all actions...
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
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