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USSB727IntroGlobal Fragility Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 155.
USHR489IntroCondemning President Trump's racist comments directed at Members of Congress. This resolution states that immigrants and their descendants have made America stronger and naturalized citizens are just as American as those whose families have been in t...
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2019-07-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR494IntroCondemning the false, inflammatory, and racially offensive statements made by the President of the United States regarding four women of color who are duly elected Members of the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress.
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2019-07-16
To House Judiciary Committee
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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2019-07-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR490IntroCondemning and censuring President Donald Trump. This resolution censures and condemns the President for his tweets made on July 14 and 15, 2019, and states that they are xenophobic, promote white supremacist and nativist ideologies, and violate the ...
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2019-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB36IntroCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2019 This bill addresses sexual harassment in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields by supporting sexual harassment research and efforts to prevent and respond to sexual hara...
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2019-07-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 115.
USHCR53IntroAuthorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for an event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first African slaves to the territory that would become the United States.
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2019-07-12
To House Administration Committee
USSR34IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Governments of Burma and Bangladesh ensure the safe, dignified, voluntary, and sustainable return of the Rohingya refugees who have been displaced by the campaign of ethnic cleansing conducted ...
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2019-07-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 134.
USHB434IntroEmancipation National Historic Trail Study Act
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2019-06-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 99.
USHCR50IntroStrongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-06-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSCR21IntroA concurrent resolution strongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-06-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3536IntroJustice for Victims of Lynching Act of 2019
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2019-06-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2925IntroProtecting Data at the Border Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3513IntroPatsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1964IntroPatsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR463IntroRecognizing the contributions of African Americans to the musical heritage of the United States and the need for greater access to music education for African-American students, and expressing support for the designation of June as African-American M...
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2019-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR264IntroA resolution recognizing the contributions of African Americans to the musical heritage of the United States and the need for greater access to music education for African-American students, and expressing support for the designation of June as Afric...
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2019-06-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR261IntroA resolution recognizing the contributions of African Americans to the musical heritage of the United States and the need for greater access to music education for African-American students, and expressing support for the designation of June as Afric...
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2019-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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.
USHB40IntroCommission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans. The commission shall examine slavery and discrimination in the coloni...
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2019-06-19
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB298IntroSpringfield Race Riot National Historic Monument Act
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHR448IntroExpressing support for designation of June 19, 2019, as "Juneteenth Independence Day" in recognition of June 19, 1865, the date on which slavery legally came to an end in the United States. This resolution expresses support for the designation of Jun...
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2019-06-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR450IntroRecognizing June 19, 2019, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
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2019-06-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR253IntroA resolution designating June 19, 2019, as "Juneteenth Independence Day" in recognition of June 19, 1865, the date on which news of the end of slavery reached the slaves in the Southwestern States. This resolution designates June 19, 2019, as "Junete...
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2019-06-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3836; text: CR S3850)
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
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. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of Caribbean-American Heritage Month. The resolution also affirms that (1) the contributions of Caribbean Americans...
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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)
USSR219IntroA resolution honoring the life and legacy of Patsy Takemoto Mink, the first woman of color to serve in Congress. This resolution acknowledges the 55th anniversary of the election to the House of Representatives of Patsy Takemoto Mink, the first woman...
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2019-05-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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
USSB1606IntroProtecting Data at the Border Act
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2019-05-22
To Senate Judiciary 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
USSR201IntroA resolution honoring the 65th anniversary on May 17, 2019, of the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education, 347 U.S. 483 (1954).
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2019-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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
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