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USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSR747IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate condemning the politicization of the 25th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States by the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR1181IntroHonoring Rosalynn Smith Carter's 50 years of mental health advocacy.
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2020-10-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR672IntroExpressing support of the Three Seas Initiative in its efforts to increase energy independence and infrastructure connectivity thereby strengthening the United States and European national security. This resolution supports the Three Seas Initiative ...
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2020-10-01
Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Discharged.
USHB4507IntroProtection of Saudi Dissidents Act of 2019 This bill imposes limits on arms sales to Saudi Arabia and requires various reports and actions related to the death of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The President may not transfer or authorize f...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4636IntroPLASTICS Act Partnering and Leveraging Assistance to Stop Trash for International Cleaner Seas Act This bill authorizes the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to prioritize and advance global efforts to prev...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR823IntroCondemning the Government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights. This resolution condemns Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and ...
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2020-10-01
Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Discharged.
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159.
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5472IntroJimmy Carter National Historical Park Redesignation Act This bill redesignates the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site in Georgia as the Jimmy Carter National Historical Park.
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2020-09-30
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHR1155IntroReaffirming the House of Representatives' commitment to the orderly and peaceful transfer of power called for in the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes. This resolution reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives t...
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2020-09-29
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR726IntroA resolution honoring Rosalynn Smith Carter's 50 years of mental health advocacy.
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2020-09-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4739IntroValues in Arms Export Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8424IntroSupreme Court Term Limits and Regular Appointments Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR718IntroA resolution reaffirming the Senate's commitment to the orderly and peaceful transfer of power called for in the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes. This resolution reaffirms the Senate's commitment to the orderly and peaceful ...
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2020-09-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5855; text: CR S5876)
USHB3010EngrossHonoring All Veterans Act This bill adds the following as a mission statement for the Department of Veterans Affairs: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise to care for those who shall have borne the battle and for their families, caregivers, and sur...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6210EngrossUyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act This bill imposes various restrictions related to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous region, including by prohibiting certain imports from Xinjiang and imposing sanctions on those responsible for human rights violat...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB8362IntroTo require senior officials to report payments received from the Federal Government and to improve the filing and disclosure of financial disclosures by Members of Congress, congressional staff, and very senior employees.
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2020-09-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4665IntroA bill to require senior officials to report payments received from the Federal Government and to improve the filing and disclosure of financial disclosures by Members of Congress, congressional staff, and very senior employees.
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2020-09-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB8363IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act
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2020-09-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR711IntroA resolution calling on the President of the United States to take executive action to broadly cancel Federal student loan debt.
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4606IntroTaiwan Invasion Prevention Act This bill authorizes the President to use the Armed Forces to defend Taiwan against a direct attack by China's military, a taking of Taiwan's territory by China, or a threat that endangers the lives of civilians in Taiw...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8286IntroCountering Chinese Propaganda Act This bill directs the President to impose asset- and visa-blocking sanctions on foreign individuals and entities engaged in certain acts of malign disinformation. Specifically, the President shall impose sanctions on...
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2020-09-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7107IntroPLUM Act of 2020 Periodically Listing Updates to Management Act of 2020 This bill replaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directo...
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2020-09-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB8228IntroOur Lawn Act This bill prohibits certain political events from being held on federal property. Specifically, the bill explicitly prohibits conventions of national political parties and fundraising events for congressional, presidential, and vice-pres...
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2020-09-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4559IntroRussia Bounty Response Act of 2020
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2020-09-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8111IntroRNC Act Reducing Nefarious Crimes Act This bill increases the penalties for violations and expands the scope of provisions that prohibit certain political activity by federal employees in the executive branch (commonly referred to as the Hatch Act). ...
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2020-08-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7779IntroTo designate the mountain at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota, as Mount Rushmore, and for other purposes. This bill designates the mountain at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota as Mount Rushmore.
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2020-08-21
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHCR111IntroTo establish defiance of a congressional subpoena for testimony or documents by the President as an impeachable high crimes and misdemeanor within the meaning of Article II, Section 4 of the United States Constitution.
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2020-08-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHR1068IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the alliance between the United States and the Republic of Slovenia and the enduring friendship between the American and Slovenian peoples is critical to United States interests.
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2020-08-07
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USSR673IntroA resolution affirming that the New START Treaty extension will cover new deployed Russian nuclear delivery systems, and supporting additional initiatives to engage China that advance the goal of concluding an arms control treaty or agreement.
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2020-08-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB1957PassTaxpayer First Act of 2019 This bill establishes the National Parks and Public Land Legacy Restoration Fund to support deferred maintenance projects on federal lands. For FY2021-FY2025, there shall be deposited into the fund an amount equal to 50% of...
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2020-08-04
Became Public Law No: 116-152. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7939IntroUnited Nations Transparency and Accountability Act of 2020 This bill requires various actions related to malign influence operations by other countries in the United Nations (UN), with such operations defined as coordinated actions by a UN member sta...
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2020-08-04
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7145IntroUnited States Secret Service Mission Improvement and Realignment Act of 2020 This bill transfers the U.S. Secret Service from the Department of Homeland Security to the Department of the Treasury. The bill directs the Office of Management and Budget ...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism
USHB7856IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-07-31
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 11 - 8.
USHR1076IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that the date of the 2020 United States Presidential election shall be held on November 3, 2020. This resolution confirms that the 2020 presidential election shall be held on November 3, 2020. It recognizes that the U...
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2020-07-31
To House Administration Committee
USSB2165IntroSafeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2019
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2020-07-29
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB7855IntroTaiwan Invasion Prevention Act This bill authorizes the President to use the Armed Forces to defend Taiwan against a direct attack by China's military, a taking of Taiwan's territory by China, or a threat that endangers the lives of civilians in Taiw...
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2020-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7465IntroAndrew Jackson Statue Removal Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to ensure that the Andrew Jackson statue and marble base is removed from Lafayette Square in the District of Columbia. Interior shall donate the Andrew Jackson statue ...
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2020-07-28
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB7466IntroEmancipation Statue Removal Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to ensure that the Emancipation Monument is removed from Lincoln Park in the District of Columbia. Interior shall donate the Emancipation Monument to a museum or other s...
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2020-07-28
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB4321IntroContinuing Small Business Recovery and Paycheck Protection Program Act This bill establishes funding for, expands, and provides additional economic assistance to small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically,...
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2020-07-27
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB2678IntroNo President is Above the Law Act This bill tolls (i.e., pauses) the statute of limitations for federal criminal offenses that are committed by the President prior to or during their term of office. (Currently, most federal criminal offenses have a f...
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2020-07-23
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7358IntroMount Rushmore Protection Act This bill prohibits the use of any federal funds to alter, change, destroy, or remove any name, face, or other feature on the Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota.
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2020-07-23
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB7400IntroProtecting American Energy Production Act This bill prohibits the President from declaring a moratorium on the use of hydraulic fracturing unless Congress authorizes the moratorium. The bill also expresses the sense of Congress that states should mai...
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2020-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
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