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USHB3465IntroFallen Journalists Memorial Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in commemoration of the sacrifices made by journalists for a free and independent press.
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2020-01-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB1158PassDHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security's national cybersecurity and communications integration center to maintain cyber-hunt and incident-response teams to assist with activities such as r...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-93.
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins that are emblematic of the Nati...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94.
USHB51IntroWashington, D.C. Admission Act This bill provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union o...
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2019-12-19
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB389IntroFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor member...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 348.
USHR757IntroCalling for the resignation and disbarment of United States Attorney General William P. Barr, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5173IntroTo authorize the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia or its environs, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-05
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB2185IntroDistrict of Columbia Flood Prevention Act of 2019 This bill makes the District of Columbia eligible to receive federal coastal zone management funding, including flood mitigation and prevention funds.
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2019-12-03
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 261.
USHB4985IntroVeterans Residential Care Choice Act
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1088EngrossFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in President's Park, District of Columbia, to honor members...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB3055PassCommerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides co...
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2019-11-21
Became Public Law No: 116-69. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1663EngrossFoundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2019 This bill revises the federal charter for the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association. Specifically, it makes the following changes: eliminates the provision that requires the...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1773EngrossRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4885IntroMcIntire-Stennis Act District of Columbia Equality Act
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2019-11-14
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHCR74IntroEncouraging the Architect of the Capitol to transition to the exclusive use of electricity derived from renewable energy sources to power the United States Capitol Complex by 2032.
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2019-11-14
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB1980IntroSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act 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. The bill establishes a council, tha...
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2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 230.
USHR684IntroCongratulating the Washington Nationals on winning the 2019 Major League Baseball World Series. This resolution congratulates the Washington Nationals on winning the 2019 Major League Baseball World Series.
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2019-11-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR685IntroRecognizing the service of all District of Columbia veterans, condemning the denial of voting rights in Congress and full equality as American citizens for veterans and their families who are District of Columbia residents, and calling for statehood ...
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2019-11-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR407IntroA resolution congratulating the Washington Nationals on winning the 2019 Major League Baseball World Series.
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2019-11-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6410; text: CR S6396)
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USSB2653IntroSWAMP Act Scrutinizing White House Activities that Make Profits Act of 2019
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2019-10-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR638IntroCongratulating the Washington Mystics on winning the 2019 Women's National Basketball Association championship.
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2019-10-17
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4683IntroDistrict of Columbia Juror Pay Parity Act This bill provides that grand and petit jurors serving in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia must receive fees and expenses equivalent to those provided to jurors serving in the U.S. district cour...
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2019-10-15
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB473IntroTo authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the establishment on federal land in the District of Columbia of the Every Word...
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2019-10-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 181.
USHB4595IntroProtecting Federal Agencies and Employees from Political Interference Act of 2019
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2019-10-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB2520IntroTransportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and several relate...
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2019-09-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 209.
USSCR25EngrossA concurrent resolution recognizing September 11, 2019, as a "National Day of Service and Remembrance".
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2019-09-17
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4269IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-16
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHCR60IntroRecognizing September 11, 2019, as a "National Day of Service and Remembrance".
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2019-09-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR267IntroA resolution recognizing the September 11th National Memorial Trail as an important trail and greenway all individuals should enjoy in honor of the heroes of September 11th. This resolution recognizes the September 11th National Memorial Trail, which...
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2019-09-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 06/27/2019 S4635-4636)
USSB2452IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB4000IntroFair Representation Act This bill requires (1) that ranked choice voting (a system in which voters rank candidates in order of preference) be used for all elections for Members of the House of Representatives, (2) that states entitled to six or more ...
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2019-08-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB4173IntroRock Creek National Park Act of 2019 This bill redesignates Rock Creek Park in the District of Columbia as Rock Creek National Park.
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB4135IntroTo direct the Secretary of the Interior to remove the statue to the memory and in honor of Albert Pike erected near Judiciary Square in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB4132IntroCommission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture Act This bill establishes a Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture. T...
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHR541IntroExpressing support for the designation of August 22, 2019, as national "Chuck Brown Day" and honoring his contributions to music and to the District of Columbia. This resolution expresses support for the designation of a Chuck Brown Day and honors Br...
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2019-08-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3785IntroDistrict of Columbia Federal Officials Residency Equality Act of 2019
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4136IntroDistrict of Columbia Bridges Home Rule Act
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2019-07-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3725IntroCivil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park Act This bill designates as the Civil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park the defenses constructed at the beginning of the Civil War in 1861 as a ring of fortifications in the ...
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2019-07-29
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB1809IntroTo amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act, to provide parity for United States territories and the District of Columbia, to make technical corrections to such Acts and related laws, and...
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2019-07-10
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 106.
USHJR60PassRequesting the Secretary of the Interior to authorize unique and one-time arrangements for displays on the National Mall and the Washington Monument during the period beginning on July 16, 2019 and ending on July 20, 2019. This joint resolution reque...
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2019-07-05
Became Public Law No: 116-28. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3283IntroTo amend title 4, United States Code, to permit the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia.
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3581IntroDistrict of Columbia Board of Zoning Adjustment Home Rule Act
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2019-06-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB849IntroU.S.S. Frank E. Evans Act
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB3365IntroCommission of Fine Arts District of Columbia Home Rule Act This bill instructs the Commission of Fine Arts to advise only on the location of statues, fountains, and monuments in public squares, streets, and parks in the District of Columbia (DC) that...
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2019-06-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1705IntroA bill to authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the establishment on federal land in the District of Columbia of the Eve...
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1891IntroFlying Tiger Flight 739 Act
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2019-06-18
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR447IntroRecognizing and commending the SummerSet DC Music Series and its performers and partners for benefiting the District of Columbia, District of Columbia regional residents, and visitors to the Nation's capital. This resolution recognizes and commends (...
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2019-06-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1734IntroFlood Prevention Act of 2019 This bill makes the District of Columbia eligible to receive federal coastal zone management funding, including flood mitigation and prevention funds.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3092IntroDistrict of Columbia Police Home Rule Act
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2019-06-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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