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USHB4482IntroProtecting America's Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 This bill authorizes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), every fiscal year, to hire, train, and assign 240 new agricultural specialists until the total number of specialists equals and susta...
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB3722IntroJoint Task Force to Combat Opioid Trafficking Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a joint task force to enhance border security operations to detect, interdict, disrupt, and prevent narcotics such a...
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2019-09-27
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59.
USHB2203EngrossHomeland Security Improvement Act This bill establishes the position of Ombudsman for Border and Immigration Related Concerns within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The ombudsman shall establish an independent, neutral, and standardized pr...
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2019-09-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2589IntroUnifying DHS Intelligence Enterprise Act
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2019-09-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3526IntroCounter Terrorist Network Act
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2019-09-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3106IntroDomestic and International Terrorism DATA Act Domestic and International Terrorism Documentation and Analysis of Threats in America Act
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2019-09-26
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB3525IntroU.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act The bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to (1) research and report to Congress new approaches to improve procedures for providing medical screening of individuals interdicted by U....
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2019-09-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3675IntroTrusted Traveler Reconsideration and Restoration Act of 2019 This bill directs (1) the Government Accountability Office to review Department of Homeland Security (DHS) trusted traveler programs, and (2) DHS to extend the enrollment period where an in...
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2019-09-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1158EngrossDHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019
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2019-09-25
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB1790EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2019-09-19
Conference held.
USHB2590EngrossDHS Overseas Personnel Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to semiannually brief the congressional homeland security committees regarding DHS personnel with primary duties that take place outside of the...
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2019-09-18
Star Print ordered on report No. 116-97.
USSB731IntroAnti-Border Corruption Improvement Act
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2019-09-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 202.
USSB2107IntroProtecting America's Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 This bill authorizes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), every fiscal year, to hire, train, and assign 240 new agricultural specialists until the total number of specialists equals and susta...
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2019-09-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 198.
USHB3413IntroDHS Acquisition Reform Act of 2019
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2019-08-30
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 148.
USHB3852IntroBorder Zone Reasonableness Restoration Act of 2019
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB3907IntroDepartment of Homeland Security Insider Threat and Mitigation Act of 2019
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism
USHB4020IntroCheckpoint Safety Act of 2019
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USSB1494IntroSecure and Protect Act of 2019
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2019-08-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 181.
USHB3940IntroProtection of Children Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4155IntroFunding Attorneys for Indigent Removal (FAIR) Proceedings Act
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4051IntroClimate Action Rebate Act of 2019 This bill imposes a carbon fee on the use, sale, or transfer of certain fossil fuels and fluorinated gases that emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on producers and importers of such fuels a...
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2019-08-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3799IntroReuniting Families Act
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3777IntroNational Commission To Investigate the Treatment of Migrant Families and Children Act of 2019
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3729IntroChild Trafficking Victims Protection and Welfare Act
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3918IntroStop Cruelty to Migrant Children Act
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3714IntroEAGLES Act of 2019 This bill provides statutory authority for the National Threat Assessment Center (NTAC) within the Department of Homeland Security. It authorizes the functions of NTAC through FY2023 and expands them to include the establishment of...
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3524IntroNorthern Triangle and Border Stabilization Act
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2019-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB3787IntroDHS Countering Unmanned Aircraft Systems Coordinator Act
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2019-08-02
To House Oversight, Management, and Accountability Committee
USSB2396IntroPROFILED Act Protecting the Rights of Families and Immigrants Who Legally Entered From Detention Act
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2019-07-31
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3451IntroHELP Separated Children Act of 2019 Humane Enforcement and Legal Protections for Separated Children Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3563IntroStop Shackling and Detaining Pregnant Women Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3360IntroAsylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3731IntroStrategic and Humane Southern Border Migrant Response Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3660IntroAccountability for Migrant Deaths Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB504EngrossDHS Field Engagement Accountability Act This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to develop and update at least once every five years a strategy for DHS engagement with fusion centers. The term "fusion center" means a collaborativ...
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2019-07-29
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB2284IntroClimate Action Rebate Act of 2019 This bill imposes a carbon fee on the use, sale, or transfer of certain fossil fuels and fluorinated gases that emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on producers and importers of such fuels a...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2256IntroCoordinating Care for Children Affected by Immigration Enforcement Act
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2019-07-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR280IntroA resolution commending the officers and personnel of U.S. Customs and Border Protection for their work during the crisis at the Southern border.
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2019-07-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB411IntroCounterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2019 This bill authorizes in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a Counterintelligence Advisory Board, which shall be composed of senior representatives of DHS operational components and headquarters eleme...
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2019-07-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 158.
USHB3469IntroCovert Testing and Risk Mitigation Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB3494EngrossDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020 intelligence activities in various U.S. government departments and agencies. It also establishes severa...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USSB2180IntroBorder Zone Reasonableness Restoration Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3699IntroPipeline Security Act
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2113IntroStop Cruelty to Migrant Children Act
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2019-07-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2097IntroProtecting Sensitive Locations Act
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2019-07-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2088IntroRepeatedly Flooded Communities Preparation Act This bill requires a community that participates in the National Flood Insurance Program and has been repeatedly flooded, as specified by the bill, to (1) assess the continuing risks to community areas r...
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2019-07-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3401PassEmergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 This bill provides $4.5 billion in FY2019 emergency supplemental appropriations to federal departments and agencies for humanitarian assis...
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2019-07-01
Became Public Law No: 116-26. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3222IntroNo Federal Funds for Public Charge Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3033IntroH-4 Employment Protection Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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