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USSR124IntroA resolution condemning the March 15, 2019, terrorist attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, offering sincere condolences to all of the victims and their families, and expressing and standing in solidarity with the people and Government of New Zealand...
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2019-03-28
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 3/27/2019 S2055-2056)
USHR268IntroExpressing support for the designation of Cesar Chavez's birthday, March 31, 2019, as National Border Control Day.
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2019-03-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1968IntroShirley Chisholm Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-03-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR122IntroA resolution observing the 25th Anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda.
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2019-03-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1417IntroWater Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2019
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2019-03-27
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB1897IntroMOMMA's Act Mothers and Offspring Mortality and Morbidity Awareness Act
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2019-03-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB916IntroMOMMA's Act Mothers and Offspring Mortality and Morbidity Awareness Act
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2019-03-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB917IntroStop HATE Act of 2019 Stop Harmful and Abusive Telecommunications Expression Act of 2019
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2019-03-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1934IntroStop HATE Act of 2019 Stop Harmful and Abusive Telecommunications Expression Act of 2019
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2019-03-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB894IntroDomestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-03-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR8IntroA joint resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal. This joint resolution declares that the government has a duty to create a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions; esta...
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2019-03-26
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 0 - 57. Record Vote Number: 52. (CR S1971)
USHB1880IntroWomen and Climate Change Act of 2019 This bill addresses climate change and its effects on women and girls. Specifically, the bill establishes the Federal Interagency Working Group on Women and Climate Change within the Department of State. The bill ...
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2019-03-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB868IntroWomen and Climate Change Act of 2019 This bill addresses climate change and its effects on women and girls. Specifically, the bill establishes the Federal Interagency Working Group on Women and Climate Change within the Department of State. The bill ...
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2019-03-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB872IntroHarriet Tubman Tribute Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to ensure that the face of all $20 federal reserve notes printed after December 31, 2020, bear the likeness of Harriet Tubman.
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2019-03-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR154IntroOriginal NAACP Resolution of 2019 This resolution recognizes the 110th anniversary of the founding of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). The resolution also honors the NAACP for its work to ensure the political, e...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1288IntroKorematsu-Takai Civil Liberties Protection Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR150IntroCommemorating the 100th anniversary of the Elaine massacre.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR191IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives relating to protecting freedom of speech, thought, and expression at institutions of higher education.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR197IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to Marcus Garvey.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB854IntroEnhancing Human Rights Protections in Arms Sales Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR163IntroRESPECT Resolution Realizing Equitable & Sustainable Participation in Emerging Cannabis Trades Resolution
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR128IntroRecognizing Black History Month and the contributions of Harlem to American history and culture. This resolution recognizes Black History Month and the contributions of Harlem to American history and culture. The resolution also recognizes that there...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1025IntroUIGHUR Act of 2019 Uighur Intervention and Global Humanitarian Unified Response Act of 2019
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB488EngrossJustice for Victims of Lynching Act of 2019
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1275IntroVoter Empowerment Act of 2019
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1372IntroTo clarify that it is United States policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. This bill establishes that it is U.S. policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. References to "Israel" in future acts of Congr...
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2019-03-15
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHR49IntroSupporting Coptic Christians in Egypt. This resolution acknowledges the importance of the U.S.-Egypt partnership and Egypt's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. It also urges the Egyptian government to enact serious and legitim...
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2019-03-14
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHR133IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the designation of January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the "International Decade for People of African Descent".
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USSB852IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2019
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2019-03-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB47PassJohn D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act This bill sets forth provisions regarding various programs, projects, activities, and studies for the management and conservation of natural resources on federal lands. Specifically, t...
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2019-03-12
Became Public Law No: 116-9.
USSB739IntroNative American Voting Rights Act of 2019
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2019-03-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1396IntroHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-03-11
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E284)
USHB1330IntroAmache Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the site known as Amache, Camp Amache, and Granada Relocation Center, in Granada, Colorado, which was 1 of the 10 relocation centers where Japane...
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2019-03-08
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSR101IntroA resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day.
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2019-03-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1746-1747; text: S1744-1745)
USHB1278IntroAfrican Burial Ground International Memorial Museum and Educational Center Act This bill establishes the African Burial Ground International Memorial Museum and Educational Center at the African Burial Ground National Monument in New York, New York. ...
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2019-03-07
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHR183IntroCondemning anti-Semitism as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contradictory to the values and aspirations that define the people of the United States and condemning anti-Muslim discrimination and bigotry against minorities as hateful expres...
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2019-03-07
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1580IntroGlobal Fragility Act of 2019 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 Sta...
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2019-03-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR173IntroRecognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women in the United States.
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2019-03-06
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB1537IntroBayard Rustin Stamp Act
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2019-03-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB649IntroUyghur 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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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR165IntroRecognizing Chinese railroad workers who worked on the Transcontinental Railroad from 1865 to 1869, and their important contribution to the growth of the United States.
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB611IntroWater Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB610IntroForced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute.
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2019-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1432IntroMinority Business Development Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR153IntroSupporting the development of guidelines for ethical development of artificial intelligence.
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2019-02-27
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSR84IntroA resolution celebrating Black History Month. This resolution recognizes Black History Month as an opportunity to reflect on U.S. history and to commemorate the contributions of African Americans. Calls for the United States to (1) honor the contribu...
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2019-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1546; text: CR S1545)
USHR155IntroOriginal Black History Month Resolution of 2019 This resolution recognizes the importance of diversity and commemorates Black History Month to acknowledge the achievements of African Americans throughout history.
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2019-02-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1383IntroVietnam Human Rights Act
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2019-02-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB561IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2019
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2019-02-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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