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USSJR68EngrossA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to terminate the use of U.S. Armed For...
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2020-02-14
Held at the desk.
USHJR85IntroRelating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019. This joint resolution terminates the national emergency related to the U.S.-Mexico border, declared by the President on February 15, 2019.
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2020-02-14
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB2214IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHR850IntroExpressing disapproval of the Trump administration's removal of United States Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman from the National Security Council.
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2020-02-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR854IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should become a state party to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
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2020-02-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR834IntroSupporting policies that are a part of the "Best is Yet to Come" blueprint, outlined by President Trump during his historic, optimistic State of the Union Address.
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2020-02-06
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB394EngrossPresidential Transition Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill makes changes intended to smooth the transfer of executive power during presidential transitions. The bill provides for the detailing of legislative branch employees on a reimbursable basis to...
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2020-02-05
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR755EngrossImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors. This resolution impeaches President Donald J. Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. The resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment of the Preside...
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2020-02-05
The Senate adjudges that Donald John Trump, President of the United States, is not guilty as charged in the second Article of Impeachment by Yea-Nay Vote. 47 - 53. Record Vote Number: 34.
USSR488IntroA resolution to provide for related procedures concerning the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States. This resolution sets forth the rules governing the final arguments and vote regarding the articles of imp...
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2020-01-31
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 47. Record Vote Number: 32. (text: CR S769)
USHCR86EngrossProviding for a joint session of Congress to receive a message from the President. This concurrent resolution provides for a joint session of Congress on February 4, 2020, to receive a message from the President.
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2020-01-31
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHR764IntroExpressing the support of the House of Representatives for the priorities and goals of the Executive order on combating anti-Semitism. This resolution recognizes and supports the executive order on combating anti-Semitism, signed on December 11, 2019...
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR819IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Authorization for Use of Military Force and the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 do not provide legal justification for war with Iran. This resolutio...
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2020-01-30
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5433IntroTransparency in Executive Branch Official Finances Act
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB964IntroTransition Team Ethics Improvement Act
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2020-01-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 306.
USSB457PassPresident George H.W. Bush and First Spouse Barbara Bush Coin Act This bill requires the issuance of $1 coins bearing the image of President George H.W. Bush for a one-year period beginning on January 1, 2019, and bullion coins bearing the image of B...
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2020-01-27
Became Public Law No: 116-112. (TXT | PDF)
USHJR83IntroWar Powers Reform Resolution
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2020-01-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR483IntroA resolution to provide for related procedures concerning the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States. This resolution sets forth related procedures for consideration of the articles of impeachment against th...
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2020-01-22
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 47. Record Vote Number: 26. (text: CR S377-378)
USHB5646IntroBring Our Heroes Home Act
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2020-01-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSJR69IntroA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces engaged in...
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2020-01-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR798EngrossAppointing and authorizing managers for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States. This resolution (1) appoints Representatives Schiff, Nadler, Lofgren, Jeffries, Demings, Crow, and Garcia of Texas as managers to cond...
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2020-01-15
Received in the Senate.
USSJR63IntroA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hosti...
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2020-01-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR795IntroSupporting the commitment of the United States to lawfully protect international cultural sites. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that (1) targeting or destroying cultural property in the absence of imperative milit...
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2020-01-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR83EngrossDirecting the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces to engage in hostilities in or against Iran. This concurrent resolution directs the President to terminate the use of U.S...
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2020-01-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR784IntroCondemning and censuring Nancy D'Alessandro Pelosi, Representative of California's 12th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Speaker Pelosi for abuse of power regarding the impeachment of President Trump.
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2020-01-09
To House Ethics Committee
USSCR33IntroA concurrent resolution directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces to engage in hostilities in or against Iran. This concurrent resolution directs the President to ...
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2020-01-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSJR64IntroA joint resolution relating to the use of military force against the Islamic Republic of Iran. This joint resolution prohibits the interpretation of previous authorizations for use of military force, whether against Iraq or otherwise, as statutory au...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3159IntroNo War Against Iran Act This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of federal funds for any use of military force in or against Iran unless Congress has either declared war or enacted specific statutory authorization for such use. An exception...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR465IntroA resolution condemning threats by President Donald J. Trump to violate the law of armed conflict with respect to Iran. This resolution urges the President to de-escalate tensions with Iran rather than threaten acts of war and violations of internati...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHJR82IntroDirect the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities against Iran un...
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2020-01-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5543IntroNo War Against Iran Act This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of federal funds for any use of military force in or against Iran unless Congress has either declared war or enacted specific statutory authorization for such use. An exception...
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2020-01-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94.
USSB482IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2019 This bill imposes limits on any U.S. withdrawal from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), amends provisions related to cybercrimes, and imposes sanctions on Russian individuals...
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2019-12-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 389.
USHR731IntroCondemning the inflammatory and racially offensive statement of the President of the United States suggesting falsely a moral equivalence between the domestic terrorist act of lynching and the constitutionally provided congressional impeachment power...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5131IntroStop Padding Presidential Pockets Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHR770IntroDisapproving the manner in which Chairman Adam B. Schiff of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and Chairman Jerrold Lewis Nadler of the Committee on the Judiciary have conducted committee action during the impeachment inquiry of President...
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2019-12-18
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by recorded vote: 226 - 191 (Roll no. 692).
USHR771IntroCensuring the President of the United States.
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2019-12-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5086IntroTo terminate certain waivers of sanctions with respect to Iran issued in connection with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSJR4IntroA joint resolution requiring the advice and consent of the Senate or an Act of Congress to suspend, terminate, or withdraw the United States from the North Atlantic Treaty and authorizing related litigation, and for other purposes. This joint resolut...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 335.
USSB1830IntroEnergy Security Cooperation with Allied Partners in Europe Act of 2019
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 334.
USHR766IntroCensuring President Donald J. Trump.
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2019-12-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR759IntroExpressing that it is the sense of the House of Representatives that the Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 United States Presidential election and deliberately spread false information to implicate the Republic of Ukraine.
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2019-12-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR743IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's formal notification to the United Nations of his intent to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.
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2019-12-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR744IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should amend its rules to require a sitting United States Senator actively seeking election to the Presidency of the United States to recuse himself or herself from the impeachment ...
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2019-12-05
To House Rules Committee
USHCR77IntroDirecting the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Syrian Arab Republic that have not been authorized by Congress. This resolution directs the President to remove...
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2019-12-04
Rule H. Res. 739 passed House.
USSB1838PassHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely s...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-76. (TXT | PDF)
USHR729IntroEncouraging the President to expand the list of the Department of Veterans Affairs of presumptive medical conditions associated with exposure to Agent Orange to include Parkinsonism, bladder cancer, hypertension, and hypothyroidism. This resolution e...
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2019-11-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB764IntroARTICLE ONE Act Assuring that Robust, Thorough, and Informed Congressional Leadership is Exercised Over National Emergencies Act This bill terminates a declaration of national emergency made by the President after 30 days unless Congress votes to ext...
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2019-11-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 307.
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