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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)
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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2019-06-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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
USHB35IntroEmmett Till Antilynching Act This bill specifies that an offense involving lynching is a hate crime act. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a prison term, a fine, or both.
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1230IntroProtecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act
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2019-06-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 18.
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
USSR233IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of protecting freedom of speech, thought, and expression at institutions of higher education.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR425IntroRecognizing the significance of National Caribbean American Heritage Month.
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2019-06-04
To House Oversight and Reform 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.
USHR382IntroHonoring the 65th anniversary of the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education (347 U.S. 483 (1954)).
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2574IntroEquity and Inclusion Enforcement Act
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3032IntroMaya Angelou Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-05-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR401IntroRecognizing the significance of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month in May as an important time to celebrate the significant contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to the history of the United States.
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2019-05-23
To House Oversight and Reform 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)
USHB1179IntroAfrican-American Burial Grounds Network Act
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2019-05-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSR218IntroA resolution recognizing the significance of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month as an important time to celebrate the significant contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to the history of the United States.
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2019-05-22
To Senate Judiciary 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
USHB2480EngrossStronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act
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2019-05-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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
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
USHB2639IntroStrength in Diversity Act of 2019
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2019-05-16
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 20.
USSB1492IntroTyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2747IntroTyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR371IntroRecognizing the 10th anniversary of Outdoor Afro. This resolution supports the recognition of the 10th anniversary of Outdoor Afro (a nationwide network of volunteers who celebrate and inspire African-American connections to nature through recreation...
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2019-05-13
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHR376IntroRecognizing Israeli-American heritage and the contributions of the Israeli-American community to the United States. This resolution affirms that the Israeli-American community has contributed immensely to American society and culture.
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2019-05-10
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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
USHR367IntroRecognizing that climate change most severely impacts vulnerable and disadvantaged communities in the United States and around the world, and that it is the responsibility of the United States Government to work with its global partners to promote en...
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2019-05-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2653IntroSafe Schools Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Education and Labor 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
USHR299IntroCondemning White Supremacist Terrorism and the Anti-immigrant Rhetoric that Inspires It Resolution
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1694IntroNative American Voting Rights Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1931IntroDomestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR283IntroCondemning racism in sports.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1799IntroVoting Rights Amendment Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB434IntroEmancipation National Historic Trail Act
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2019-05-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
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
USHB2457IntroNational De-Escalation of Violence and Community Safety Training Act of 2019
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2019-05-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR332IntroRecognizing the accomplishments and the contributions of Vietnamese Americans.
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2019-04-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHCR36IntroSupporting efforts to enact a bold jobs and infrastructure package that benefits all Americans, not just billionaires.
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB2343IntroPeace and Tolerance in Palestinian Education Act
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2019-04-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2324IntroProtections in Consumer Lending Act
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2019-04-15
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR265IntroCommemorating the life and legacy of Sojourner Truth. This resolution commemorates the life and legacy of Sojourner Truth, who demonstrates the indomitable will of people who yearn to be free and overcome impossible odds to win freedom for themselves...
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1636IntroCommission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act This bill establishes the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys within the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Office of the Staff Director to make a systematic study of the condit...
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR317IntroSupporting the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2019 as "Black Maternal Health Week".
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2019-04-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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
USSB1205IntroProtections in Consumer Lending Act
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2019-04-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR154IntroA resolution recognizing the week of April 11 through April 17, 2019, as "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health crisis in the Black community and the importance of reducing maternal mortality and morbidity amo...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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
USSR150IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that it is the policy of the United States to commemorate the Armenian Genocide through official recognition and remembrance.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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