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USHR259IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the repatriation of religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq to their ancestral homelands.
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2019-06-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR444IntroReaffirming the importance of the United States to promote the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.
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2019-06-20
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USHR441IntroA resolution condemning the attack on the AMIA Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in July 1994 and expressing the concern of the United States regarding the continuing, 25-year-long delay in the resolution of this case and encouragin...
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2019-06-20
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USHR432IntroCondemning the attacks on peaceful protesters and supporting an immediate peaceful transition to a civilian-led democratic government in Sudan.
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2019-06-20
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USSR189IntroA resolution condemning all forms of antisemitism. This resolution condemns and commits to combatting all forms of antisemitism.
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2019-06-13
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 5/2/2019 S2622-2623)
USSR231IntroA resolution condemning the horrific anti-Semitic attack on the Chabad of Poway Synagogue near San Diego, California, on April 27, 2019.
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2019-06-13
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 6/5/2019 S3261)
USHR442IntroObserving 10 years since the war in Sri Lanka ended on May 18, 2009, commemorating the lives lost, and expressing support for transitional justice, reconciliation, reconstruction, reparation, and reform in Sri Lanka, which are necessary to ensure a l...
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2019-06-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1838IntroHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019
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2019-06-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR435IntroRecognizing the contributions of the Montagnard indigenous tribespeople of the Central Highlands of Vietnam to the United States Armed Forces during the Vietnam War, and condemning the ongoing violation of human rights by the Government of the Social...
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2019-06-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6EngrossAmerican Dream and Promise Act of 2019 This bill cancels and prohibits removal proceedings against certain aliens and provides such aliens with a path toward permanent resident status. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Ju...
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2019-06-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
USSR184IntroA resolution condemning the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, offering sincere condolences to the victims, to their families and friends, and to the people and nation of Sri Lanka, and expressing solidarity and support for Sri Lanka.
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2019-06-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3296-3297; text: CR S3296-3297)
USSR221IntroA resolution recognizing the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre and condemning the intensifying repression and human rights violations by the Chinese Communist Party and the use of surveillance by Chinese authorities, and for other pur...
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2019-06-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 05/23/2019 S3114-3116)
USHR424IntroRecognizing the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, commending a month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and extending best wishes to Muslims in the United States and across the globe for a joyous and meaningful observance of Eid al-Fitr.
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2019-06-04
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB178IntroUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs various U.S. government bodies to prepare reports on China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence shall repo...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USSR74IntroA resolution marking the fifth anniversary of Ukraine's Revolution of Dignity by honoring the bravery, determination, and sacrifice of the people of Ukraine during and since the Revolution, and condemning continued Russian aggression against Ukraine.
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 103.
USSR188IntroA resolution encouraging a swift transfer of power by the military to a civilian-led political authority in the Republic of the Sudan, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 106.
USHB2561IntroBrunei Human Rights Act
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR408IntroCondemning the terrorist attack in India that tragically killed 41 Indian Central Reserve Police.
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2019-05-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2116EngrossGlobal Fragility Act This bill directs the Department of State to establish the interagency Global Fragility Initiative to stabilize conflict-affected areas and prevent violence globally, and establishes funds to support such efforts. The State Depar...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR214IntroA resolution recognizing the history and contributions of Muslims of the United States. This resolution recognizes the historic and valuable contributions of the Muslim community of the United States.
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2019-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5EngrossEquality Act This bill prohibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity in a wide variety of areas including public accommodations and facilities, education, federal funding, employment, housing, credit, and the jury sys...
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2019-05-20
To Senate Judiciary 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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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2037IntroSaudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1459IntroChina Technology Transfer Control Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2687IntroCustomer Non-Discrimination Act
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2019-05-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR343IntroRecognizing the commencement of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and commending Muslims in the United States and throughout the world for their faith.
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2019-05-09
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3507)
USHR364IntroCondemning the horrific anti-Semitic attack on the Chabad of Poway Synagogue near San Diego, California, on April 27, 2019.
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2019-05-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2653IntroSafe Schools Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1369IntroVietnam Human Rights Sanctions Act of 2019
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2019-05-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR358IntroCalling on the Government of Cameroon and armed groups to respect the human rights of all Cameroonian citizens, to end all violence, and to pursue a broad-based dialogue without preconditions to resolve the conflict in the Northwest and Southwest reg...
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2019-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1811IntroCountering the Chinese Government and Communist Party's Political Influence Operations Act This bill directs the Department of State to devise a long-term strategy to counter the Chinese government's political influence operations. The strategy shall...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2148IntroBE HEARD in the Workplace Act Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination in the Workplace Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR336IntroCondemning the terrorist attacks on Christian worshipers in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, and standing with the Government of Sri Lanka to encourage the protection and preservation of religious liberties.
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2019-05-01
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR346IntroRecognizing the devastating April 21, 2019, terrorist bombings in Sri Lanka and observing 10 years since the end of Sri Lanka's decades-long civil war, which ended on May 18, 2009.
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2019-05-01
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USSR176IntroA resolution condemning the terrorist attacks on Christian worshipers in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, and standing with the Government of Sri Lanka to encourage the protection and preservation of religious liberties.
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2019-04-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR334IntroRecognizing May 2, 2019, as the 31st anniversary of the National Day of Prayer established under the Act entitled "An Act to provide for setting aside the first Thursday in May as the date on which the National Day of Prayer is celebrated", approved ...
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2019-04-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2199IntroCentral Coast Heritage Protection Act
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2019-04-23
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHR321IntroRecognizing the historic, cultural, and religious significance of the festival of Vaisakhi, and for other purposes. This resolution recognizes the historic, cultural, and religious significance of the festival of Vaisakhi and expresses its respect fo...
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2019-04-15
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHCR31EngrossAuthorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for a ceremony as part of the commemoration of the days of remembrance of victims of the Holocaust. This concurrent resolution authorizes the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center on April 29,...
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2019-04-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR169IntroA resolution requesting a statement under section 502B(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 with respect to violations of human rights by the Government of Saudi Arabia.
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2019-04-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1111IntroCentral Coast Heritage Protection Act
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2019-04-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources 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
USSB1102IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
[Hearing: Jun 25 @ 2:15 pm]
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2177IntroFaith in Health Savings Accounts Act of 2019 This bill modifies the requirements for health savings accounts (HSAs) to treat membership in a tax-exempt health care sharing ministry as coverage under a high deductible health plan for purposes of the t...
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2019-04-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1071IntroKeeping Girls in School Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2153IntroKeeping Girls in School Act
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2019-04-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1082IntroBE HEARD in the Workplace Act Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination in the Workplace Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1408IntroDistrict of Columbia Non-Discrimination Home Rule Act of 2019
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1450IntroDo No Harm Act
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR145IntroA resolution commemorating the bicentennial of the birth of Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise and the 130th anniversary of the founding of the Central Conference of American Rabbis. This resolution recognizes March 29, 2019, as the bicentennial of the birth of ...
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2019-04-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2282; text: CR S2280)
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