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USSB350IntroCompetitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2019 This bill declares that nothing in the McCarran-Ferguson Act modifies, impairs, or supersedes the operation of antitrust laws with respect to the business of health insurance, including the business of ...
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2019-02-06
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USSB328IntroStartup Act This bill provides conditional visas to certain immigrants with advanced educational credentials. It also establishes a grant program to promote innovation and imposes requirements on certain rulemaking activities. The Department of Homel...
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2019-02-04
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USSB320IntroSECURE Firearm Storage Act Safety Enhancements for Communities Using Reasonable and Effective Firearm Storage Act This bill establishes security requirements for the business premises of a licensed firearms importer, manufacturer, or dealer. Specific...
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2019-02-04
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USSB301IntroE-Verify Act of 2019
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2019-01-31
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USSB285IntroSarah's Law This bill directs U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to detain an alien who is unlawfully present in the United States and has been charged with a crime that resulted in the death or serious bodily injury of another person. IC...
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2019-01-31
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USSB307IntroConsolidation Prevention and Competition Promotion Act of 2019
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2019-01-31
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USSB297IntroFederal Courts Access Act of 2019
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2019-01-31
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USSB306IntroMerger Enforcement Improvement Act
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2019-01-31
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USSB292IntroKeep Families Together Act
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2019-01-31
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USSB271IntroFamilies Belong Together Act This bill grants lawful permanent resident status to certain aliens who were separated from immediate family members by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Children and their legal guardians or parents shall be eli...
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2019-01-30
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USSB250IntroJury ACCESS Act Jury Access for Capable Citizens and Equality in Service Selection Act of 2019
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2019-01-29
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USSB254IntroA bill to rescind the authority of the Secretary of Homeland Security to waive Federal law to facilitate the construction of border barriers. This bill revokes the Department of Homeland Security's authority to waive federal law to facilitate the con...
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2019-01-29
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USSB251IntroInterdiction for the Protection of Child Victims of Exploitation and Human Trafficking Act
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2019-01-29
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USSR32IntroA resolution recognizing January 27, 2019, as the anniversary of the first refugee and Muslim ban, and urging the President to demonstrate true leadership on refugee resettlement. This resolution recognizes January 27, 2019, as the second anniversary...
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2019-01-28
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USSB236IntroSpecial Counsel Transparency Act
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2019-01-28
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USSB246IntroA bill to block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States. This bill prohibits making funds, resources, or fees available to any federal agency to implement or ...
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2019-01-28
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USSJR6IntroA joint resolution removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. This joint resolution eliminates the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, which prohibits discrimination based on sex. The amendment ...
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2019-01-25
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USSR26IntroA resolution designating January 25, 2019, as "Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day". This resolution designates January 25, 2019, as Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day. The resolution also calls on federal, state, and local agencies; community...
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2019-01-24
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USSB217IntroOpen Book on Equal Access to Justice Act
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2019-01-24
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USSJR5IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring that the Federal budget be balanced. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding tot...
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2019-01-24
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USHB498EngrossClean Up the Code Act of 2019 This bill repeals specified sections of the federal criminal code, including provisions that prohibit the following: interstate transport of alligator grass, water chestnut plants, or water hyacinth plants; fraudulent us...
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2019-01-23
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USSB197IntroProtect DREAMer Confidentiality Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to prevent disclosing information from applications to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to U.S. Immigration and Customs E...
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2019-01-22
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USSB194IntroChild Custody Protection Act of 2019 This bill establishes new criminal offenses related to the transportation of a minor across state lines for an abortion. Specifically, the bill makes it a crime to knowingly transport a minor across a state line t...
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2019-01-19
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USSB193IntroEthan's Law
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2019-01-18
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USSB175IntroAgricultural Worker Program Act of 2019
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2019-01-17
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USSB182IntroPRENDA Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act
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2019-01-17
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USHB202EngrossInspector General Access Act of 2019 This bill transfers responsibility for investigating certain allegations of misconduct from the Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Professional Responsibility to the DOJ Office of the Inspector General. Specifi...
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2019-01-16
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USSB171IntroAbby Honold Act This bill directs the Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women to make competitive grants to law enforcement agencies and victim services organizations to implement evidence-based, trauma-informed approaches in respond...
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2019-01-16
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USSB159IntroLife at Conception Act of 2019
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2019-01-16
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USSB166IntroA bill to provide provisional protected presence status for certain aliens and to provide mandatory appropriations relating to border security.
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2019-01-16
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USSB115IntroA bill for the relief of Alemseghed Mussie Tesfamical. Provides for the relief of Alemseghed Mussie Tesfamical.
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2019-01-15
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USSB130IntroBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill establishes requirements for the degree of care a health care practitioner must exercise in the event a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion. A health care practitioner...
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2019-01-15
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USSB135IntroPrioritizing Help to Businesses Act This bill authorizes additional H-2B visas for temporary nonagricultural workers in states with relatively low unemployment. Currently, such visas are capped nationally at 66,000 a year. For positions in states tha...
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2019-01-15
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USSB134IntroCombat Online Predators Act This bill increases the maximum prison term for a stalking offense, if the victim is under 18 years of age.
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2019-01-15
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USSB122IntroPrivate Corrado Piccoli Purple Heart Preservation Act This bill prohibits the sale of a Purple Heart, unless the sale is conducted by the member or former member of the Armed Forces to whom the Purple Heart was awarded. It imposes criminal penalties ...
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2019-01-15
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USSB120IntroProtecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act of 2019
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2019-01-15
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USSB119IntroChild Interstate Abortion Notification Act This bill creates new federal crimes related to transporting a minor across state lines for an abortion. It makes it a crime to knowingly transport a minor to another state to obtain an abortion without sati...
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2019-01-15
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USSB112IntroNational FFA Organization's Federal Charter Amendments Act This bill revises the charter of the National FFA Organization (Future Farmers of America). Such revisions include (1) making it a purpose of the organization to be an integral component of a...
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2019-01-14
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USSB103IntroA bill to authorize an additional district judgeship for the district of Idaho. This bill increases from two to three the total number of U.S. district court judgeships for the District of Idaho. The President must appoint, with the advice and consen...
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2019-01-10
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USSB64IntroPreserve Access to Affordable Generics and Biosimilars Act
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2019-01-09
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USSB71IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill codifies certain Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations that govern the appointment, oversight, and removal of a special counsel. Additionally, the bill provides new statutory limitations and ...
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2019-01-09
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USSB69IntroConstitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019 This bill allows a qualified individual to carry a concealed handgun into or possess a concealed handgun in another state that allows its residents to carry concealed firearms. A qualified indivi...
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2019-01-09
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USSB66IntroAssault Weapons Ban of 2019 This bill makes it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohibition does not apply to a firearm ...
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2019-01-09
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USSB42IntroBackground Check Expansion Act This bill establishes new background check requirements for firearm transfers between private parties (i.e., unlicensed individuals). Specifically, it prohibits a firearm transfer between private parties unless a licens...
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2019-01-08
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USSJR3IntroA joint resolution proposing 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 f...
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2019-01-04
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USSB7IntroExtreme Risk Protection Order and Violence Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-01-03
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USSB14IntroFlorida Federal Judicial Relief Act This bill creates 10 additional district court judgeships in Florida—6 in the Middle District, 1 in the Northern District, and 3 in the Southern District. Additionally, the bill converts one temporary district co...
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2019-01-03
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USSB25IntroEL CHAPO Act Ensuring Lawful Collection of Hidden Assets to Provide Order Act This bill requires the forfeited profits of Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera (El Chapo) from his illicit drug trafficking enterprise to be reserved for border security measu...
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2019-01-03
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USSJR1IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to limiting the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the House o...
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2019-01-03
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