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USSB4893IntroA bill to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to provide for the establishment of election integrity measures by States and to prohibit ballot harvesting in Federal elections.
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2020-11-12
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USSB4895IntroA bill to establish a Bipartisan Advisory Committee to analyze the integrity and the administration of the 2020 general election for Federal office.
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2020-11-12
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USSCR49IntroA concurrent resolution mandating procedures to ensure adequate precautions against COVID-19 in Senate buildings.
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2020-10-05
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USSB4721IntroSecuring Our Elections Act of 2020
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2020-09-24
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USSB4710IntroA bill to obtain and direct the placement in the Capitol or on the Capitol Grounds of a monument to honor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg. This bill requires the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain...
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2020-09-24
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USSR725IntroA resolution establishing the Senate Human Rights Commission. This resolution establishes the Senate Human Rights Commission to (1) serve as a forum for bipartisan discussion of international human rights issues and promotion of internationally recog...
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2020-09-24
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USSB4707IntroVerifiable, Orderly, and Timely Election Results Act
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2020-09-24
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USSB4668IntroPeople Over Long Lines Act (POLL Act)
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2020-09-23
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USSB4652IntroElection Mail Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
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USHB4990EngrossElection Technology Research Act of 2020 This bill directs the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other agencies to support research on voting systems. (Sec. 2) NIST, in collaboration wit...
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2020-09-17
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USSB4540IntroPoll Worker Recruitment Act of 2020
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2020-09-08
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USSB4517IntroA bill to provide States additional time relating to the appointment of electors and for the meeting of electors for the 2020 election for President and Vice President.
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2020-08-06
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USSB4382IntroA bill to direct the Joint Committee on the Library to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of the Capitol with a bust of Thurgood Marshall to be obtained by the Joint Committee on the Library and to remove certain ...
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2020-07-30
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USHB2420EngrossNational Museum of the American Latino Act (Sec. 4) This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution. The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United Stat...
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2020-07-29
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USSB4193Intro1619 Act This bill expands the National Museum of African American History and Culture's educational programming. Specifically, the bill requires the museum to develop and nationally disseminate accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to promote...
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2020-07-02
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USSB4146IntroFair Campaign Communications Act This bill directs the Federal Election Commission to study and report on the practices and procedures used by email providers to classify emails from political campaigns (e.g., classifying such emails as spam).
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2020-07-01
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USSB4132IntroNational Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States Act This bill establishes, in the legislative branch, the National Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States and sets forth its powers, duties, funding, and membership. ...
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2020-07-01
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USSB4033IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
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USSB3961IntroPandemic Democracy for All Act This bill requires states and local jurisdictions to allow absentee voting during the November 2020 general election for individuals impacted by COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). It also establishes grants to i...
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2020-06-15
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USSB3957IntroConfederate Monument Removal Act This bill prohibits a state from providing for display in National Statuary Hall a statue of a person who voluntarily served with the Confederate States of America, and it provides for the removal, return, and replace...
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2020-06-12
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USSB3950IntroTwentieth Amendment Section Four Study Act This bill establishes the Twentieth Amendment Section Four Panel, which must recommend to Congress model legislation to resolve any vacancy created by the death of a candidate in a contingent presidential or...
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2020-06-11
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USSR605IntroA resolution providing for sufficient time for legislation to be read. This resolution makes it out of order in the Senate to consider any measure or matter until one session day has passed since introduction for every 20 pages included in the measur...
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2020-06-03
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USSB3879IntroRead the Bills Act This bill establishes requirements relating to the introduction and consideration of any bill or resolution in either chamber of Congress. Specifically, the bill requires any measure introduced in either chamber to contain a provis...
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2020-06-03
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USSR604IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Senate should not vote on the nomination of Michael Pack to be Chief Executive Officer of the United States Agency for Global Media unless and until Michael Pack corrects his false statements t...
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2020-06-03
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USSB3863IntroA bill to direct the Architect of the Capitol to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of the United States Capitol with a bust of Thurgood Marshall to be obtained by the Joint Committee on the Library, and for other...
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2020-06-02
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USSB3845IntroOne Subject at a Time Act This bill requires each bill or joint resolution to include no more than one subject and the subject to be clearly and descriptively expressed in the measure's title. An appropriations bill may not contain any general legisl...
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2020-06-01
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USSB3822IntroDemocracyCorps Act
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2020-05-21
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USSB3778IntroState Elections Preparedness Act This bill authorizes the Election Assistance Commission to waive matching funds requirements for states that receive election security grants. Such grants are available to states to prevent, prepare for, and respond t...
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2020-05-20
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USSB3725IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020 This bill expands vote-by-mail and early in-person voting during the 2020 federal elections. It also directs polling places to follow certain guidance related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) preparedness. Specificall...
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2020-05-13
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USSJR73IntroA joint resolution providing for the appointment of Franklin D. Raines as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. This joint resolution appoints Franklin D. Raines as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Sm...
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2020-05-11
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USSR551IntroA resolution providing that the salaries of Senators shall be held in escrow until the Senate has passed legislation that appropriately addresses the COVID-19 outbreak. This resolution requires the Office of the Secretary of the Senate to temporarily...
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2020-03-24
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USSR548IntroA resolution amending the Standing Rules of the Senate to enable the participation of absent Senators during a national crisis. This resolution sets forth procedures that allow Senators to cast their votes from outside of the Senate chamber. Specific...
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2020-03-19
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USSB3529IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020 This bill revises and establishes voting procedures for federal elections. Specifically, the bill requires each state and jurisdiction to, within 30 days, establish and publish a contingency plan to e...
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2020-03-18
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USSB3440IntroResilient Elections During Quarantines and Natural Disasters Act of 2020 This bill requires states and jurisdictions to adopt contingency plans and permit absentee voting in order to prevent the disruption of federal elections due to natural disaster...
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2020-03-11
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USSR538IntroA resolution authorizing the use of the atrium in the Philip A. Hart Senate Office Building for the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, a semiannual event for the Drug Enforcement Administration. This resolution authorizes the use of the atrium...
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2020-03-10
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USSB3423IntroA bill to direct the Joint Committee on the Library, in accordance with section 1831 of the Revised Statutes, to accept a statue depicting Harriet Tubman from the Harriet Tubman Statue Commission of Maryland and display the statue in a prominent loca...
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2020-03-10
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USSB3340IntroVoter Choice Act This bill directs the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to establish a program to support state and local governments in the transition to ranked choice voting (a system in which voters rank candidates in order of preference). Spe...
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2020-02-27
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USSR501IntroA resolution amending the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials to ensure adequate access to witnesses and documents in impeachment trials of a President or Vice President, and for other purposes. This resol...
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2020-02-13
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USHB1980EngrossSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. (Sec. 4) The bill establis...
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2020-02-12
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USSB3268IntroDetermining Election Blunders And Correcting Logical Errors Act This bill directs the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to report on the 2020 Iowa caucuses. The GAO must study topics including cyber vulnerabilities in election technology.
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2020-02-11
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USSB3206IntroAccessible Voting Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
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USSR467IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the House of Representatives should, consistent with its constitutional obligations, immediately transmit the 2 articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump passed by the House of Repr...
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2020-01-09
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USSR463IntroA resolution amending the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials. This resolution amends Rule I of the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials. Specifically, the resol...
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2020-01-06
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USSR410IntroA resolution establishing a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program in the Senate. This resolution requires the Office of the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper of the Senate to establish a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program through which certain veterans ...
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2019-11-07
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USHB1623EngrossHelp America Run Act This bill allows certain personal use services to be considered as campaign committee expenditures, including child care, elder care, and health insurance, if the services are necessary to enable a candidate to participate in cam...
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2019-10-30
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USSB2726IntroHelp America Run Act This bill allows certain personal use services to be considered as campaign committee expenditures, including child care, elder care, and health insurance, if the services are necessary to enable a candidate to participate in cam...
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2019-10-29
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USHB4617EngrossSHIELD Act Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy Act This bill establishes a duty to report election interference from foreign entities, applies existing campaign advertising requirements to online advertisements, and gen...
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2019-10-28
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USSR378IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the House of Representatives should, consistent with long-standing practice and precedent, prior to proceeding any further with its impeachment investigation into President Donald J. Trump, vote to...
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2019-10-24
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USSB2669IntroSHIELD Act Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy Act This bill establishes a duty to report election interference from foreign entities, applies existing campaign advertising requirements to online advertisements, and gen...
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2019-10-23
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USSB2656IntroA bill to disclose access to election infrastructure by foreign nationals. This bill requires each chief state election official to disclose to the Election Assistance Commission the identity of any foreign national known by that official to have (1)...
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2019-10-22
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