Bills Pending US Congress House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties

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USHR66IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the obligation of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Education and the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice to enforce title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964...
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2019-01-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR47IntroCondemning all forms of anti-Semitism. This resolution condemns all forms of anti-Semitism and calls on federal law enforcement officials, working with state and local officials, to expeditiously investigate all credible reports of hate crimes, incid...
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2019-01-16
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR56IntroProtecting Religious Freedom in America. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. government should not infringe upon the ability of American citizens to act in accordance with their sincerely held religious b...
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2019-01-16
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR29IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms an individual may serve as a Member of Congress. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the House of Representatives t...
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2019-01-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR26IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to increase the term of service of Members of the House of Representatives from 2 years to 4 years. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment increasing the term of Membe...
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2019-01-11
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR25IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms a Representative or Senator may serve. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the Senate to two terms and Members of t...
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2019-01-10
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR36IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that congressional redistricting should be reformed to remove political gerrymandering. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that congressional redistricting should b...
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2019-01-10
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB406IntroTo amend title 1, United States Code, to provide for a definition of the term "State" and to include territories therein, and for other purposes.
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2019-01-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB423IntroFor the relief of Robert Feiss. Provides for the relief of Robert Feiss.
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2019-01-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR23IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States extending the right to vote to citizens sixteen years of age or older. Constitutional Amendment This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age for the...
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2019-01-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR24IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding Presidential election voting rights for residents of all United States territories and commonwealths. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment giving residents...
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2019-01-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB305IntroSanctity of Human Life Act
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2019-01-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR22IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress a...
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2019-01-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB160IntroCLEAN Congress Act Citizen Legislature Anti-Corruption Reform of Congress Act
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR17IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding health care. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that establishes health care as a right for the people of the United States.
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB232IntroLandlord Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR11IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide for balanced budgets for the Government. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts fo...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB44IntroCoretta Scott King Mid-Decade Redistricting Prohibition Act of 2019 This bill prohibits any state whose congressional districts have been redistricted after a decennial census from carrying out another redistricting until after the next apportionment...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR7IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to abolish the electoral college and to provide for the direct election of the President and Vice President of the United States. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendmen...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB130IntroJohn Tanner Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act This bill establishes requirements regarding congressional redistricting, including that redistricting plans must be developed by an independent redistricting commission. A state that has bee...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB163IntroCLEAN Elections Act Citizen Legislature Anti-Corruption Reform of Elections Act This bill establishes requirements for nonpartisan redistricting and open primary elections. States must (1) conduct congressional redistricting using a plan developed by...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR19IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to allow Congress to limit the number of terms that Representatives and Senators may serve. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress, by law, to lim...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR10IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit Members of Congress from receiving compensation during a fiscal year unless both Houses of Congress have agreed to a concurrent resolution on the budget for that fiscal year ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR8IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States limiting the pardon power of the President. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting the President from granting a pardon or reprieve to himself or herself, ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB157IntroGun Manufacturers Accountability Act This bill repeals provisions of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act that prohibit civil actions or administrative proceedings against firearm or ammunition manufacturers, sellers, importers, dealers, or ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB76IntroProtect the Gig Economy Act of 2019 This bill amends Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to expand the preliminary requirements for class certification in a class action lawsuit to include a new requirement that the claim does not allege ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR20IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the House of Representatives to three term...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB94IntroAmend the Code for Marriage Equality Act of 2019 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), the Social Security Act (SSAct), and other federal laws to replace (1) references to "wife" or "husband" with references to "spouse"; and (2) reference...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR9IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to protect the voting rights of the citizens of the United States. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that: (1) requires the President and Vice President to be ele...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB196IntroDemocracy Restoration Act of 2019 This bill addresses the voting rights of persons convicted of a criminal offense and the restoration of their voting rights. The bill declares that the right of a U.S. citizen to vote in any election for federal offi...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR2IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress and the states to set reasonable l...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR21IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States giving Congress power to regulate campaign contributions for Federal elections. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment giving Congress and states the power to regulate...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR16IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of years an individual may serve as a Member of Congress. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting the total period an individual may serve ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR14IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve to four in the House of Representatives and two in the Senate. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR5IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to balancing the budget. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB197IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR12IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms an individual may serve as a Member of Congress. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the House of Representatives t...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR18IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit Members of Congress from receiving compensation for any period during which a Government shutdown is in effect. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment proh...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR15IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to end the practice of including more than one subject in a single law by requiring that each law enacted by Congress be limited to only one subject and that the subject be clearly and d...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB124IntroJohn Tanner Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act This bill establishes requirements regarding congressional redistricting, including that redistricting plans must be developed by an independent redistricting commission. A state that has bee...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB131IntroRedistricting Transparency Act of 2019 This bill requires state redistricting entities to publish information regarding redistricting plans, both before and after adoption of a redistricting plan, including (1) maps of the congressional districts; (2...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR6IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress a...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR4IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms an individual may serve as a Member of Congress. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the House of Representatives t...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR13IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the presidential pardoning power. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment denying the President the power to grant himself a reprieve or pardon for an offens...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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