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USHB391IntroWhite House Ethics Transparency Act of 2019 This bill creates transparency requirements for ethics waivers (i.e., waivers from the requirement to sign an ethics pledge) issued to executive branch appointees. Specifically, such ethics waivers must be ...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
USHB677Intro21st Century President Act
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR411IntroDefining Presidential wars not declared by Congress under article I, section 8, clause 11 (Declare War Clause) as impeachable "high crimes and misdemeanors" within the meaning of article II, section 4 of the Constitution and defining the meanings of ...
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2019-05-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR396IntroAuthorizing and directing the Committee on the Judiciary to investigate whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise the power vested by article 1, section 2, clause 5 of the Constitution in respect to acts of miscond...
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2019-05-23
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E669)
USHB598IntroGeorgia Support Act
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2019-05-22
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USSCR6EngrossA concurrent resolution authorizing the printing of a commemorative document in memory of the late President of the United States, George Herbert Walker Bush. This concurrent resolution authorizes the printing as a House document of a commemorative d...
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2019-05-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB580IntroPresidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2101IntroTo provide for restrictions on recently appointed Federal employees and recently separated Federal employees with respect to lobbying activities, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR58IntroConstitutional Authorities Resolution This joint resolution directs the President to report to Congress before introducing the Armed Forces into Iran. The report shall explain (1) the necessity of such an action, (2) the constitutional and legislativ...
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2019-05-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2146IntroGRACE Act Guaranteed Refugee Admission Ceiling Enhancement Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSJR21IntroA joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States relative to the line item veto, a limitation on the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve, and requiring a vote of two-thirds of the membership of both Hou...
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2019-05-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR204IntroAn executive resolution to return to the President of the United States the Arms Trade Treaty. This executive resolution returns the Arms Trade Treaty to the President. The President requested such a return after concluding that the United States sha...
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2019-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2678IntroNo President is Above the Law Act
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2019-05-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2583IntroTo designate Union Station in Washington, DC, as "Harry S. Truman Union Station". This bill designates Union Station, located at 40 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Washington, DC, as the "Harry S. Truman Union Station."
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2019-05-09
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB2641IntroFree Press Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1367IntroA bill to designate Union Station in Washington, DC, as "Harry S. Truman Union Station". This bill designates Union Station, located at 40 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Washington, DC, as the "Harry S. Truman Union Station."
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2019-05-08
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2529IntroRichard G. Lugar and Ellen O. Tauscher Act to Maintain Limits on Russian Nuclear Forces
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2019-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1061IntroJohn F. Kennedy Center Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes funding for FY2020-FY2024 for maintenance, repair, and security and capital projects for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. The bill directs that a plaque be p...
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2019-05-06
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-36.
USHR284IntroOpposing fake news and alternative facts.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR287IntroCondemning the President's threat to shut down the United States-Mexico border to the detriment of the United States economy.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSJR7VetoA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities in or...
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2019-05-02
Failed of passage in Senate over veto by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 45. Record Vote Number: 94.
USHB2456IntroTo repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.
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2019-05-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR330IntroExpressing support for honoring Earth Day, and for other purposes. This resolution urges (1) the President to issue a proclamation recognizing Earth Day, consistent with the practice of the previous administration; and (2) governments and people to c...
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2019-04-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR325IntroTo express the sense of the House of Representatives that all briefings held by the President or Federal agencies should be made available to the press, except for under circumstances that are consistent with Federal law. This resolution expresses th...
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2019-04-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2332IntroTRUST Act Tax Returns Unveiled to Secure Transparency Act
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2019-04-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1627IntroAbuse of the Pardon Prevention Act
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1642IntroCombating the Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products Act
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1630IntroGuatemala Rule of Law Accountability Act
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR302IntroEmbracing the goals and provisions of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.
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2019-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
USHB2197IntroJohn F. Kennedy Center Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes funding for FY2020-FY2024 for maintenance, repair, and security and capital projects for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. The bill directs that a plaque be p...
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2019-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2248IntroLNG Now Act of 2019 License Natural Gas Now Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1123IntroNO 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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2019-04-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB526IntroCambodia Democracy Act of 2019
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2019-04-09
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB1004IntroProhibiting Unauthorized Military Action in Venezuela Act This bill prohibits funds made available to federal departments or agencies from being used to introduce the Armed Forces of the United States into hostilities with Venezuela, except pursuant ...
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2019-04-09
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USSB1092IntroSECURE IP Act of 2019 Sanction Entities in China for Undermining Rules, Exploiting Intellectual Property Act of 2019
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2019-04-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1088IntroGRACE Act Guaranteed Refugee Admission Ceiling Enhancement Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1542IntroCombating Illicit Fentanyl Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State and the Department of the Treasury to annually report to Congress identifying each person in China, including government officials, involved in fentanyl production and i...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1410IntroGuarding Congressional Authority Act
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1493IntroCyber Deterrence and Response Act of 2019
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR243IntroOf inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the actions of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Acting Director Andrew McCabe. This ...
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2019-04-04
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 19.
USHB2063IntroE-FRONTIER Act Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet in Every Respect Act
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2019-04-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB918IntroE-FRONTIER Act Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet in Every Respect Act
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2019-04-03
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSJR17IntroA joint resolution proposing 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.
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2019-04-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2027IntroDrain the Swamp and the President's Assets Act
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2019-04-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSJR16IntroA joint resolution proposing 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.
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2019-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB925IntroIranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Economic Exclusion Act
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2019-03-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1664IntroNational Monument CAP Act National Monument Creation And Protection Act
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2019-03-28
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB949IntroFor the People Act of 2019
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2019-03-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR257IntroInquiring whether the House of Representatives should impeach Donald John Trump, President of the United States of America. This resolution directs the House Committee on the Judiciary to inquire whether or not the House of Representatives should imp...
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2019-03-27
To House Rules Committee
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