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USHR977IntroExpressing support for the designation of June 5, 2020, as "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and June 2020 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month". This resolution supports the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and the desig...
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2020-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR148IntroA resolution supporting efforts by the Government of Colombia to pursue peace and regional stability.
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2020-05-21
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR595IntroA resolution recognizing widening threats to freedoms of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of free societies and democracies, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a ...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR600IntroA resolution recognizing widening threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of free societies and democracies, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a p...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR592IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of June 5, 2020, as "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and June 2020 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for the designation of June 2020 as National Gun...
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2020-05-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR555IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the advocates, counselors, volunteers, and first responders who served survivors on an emergency basis during National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses appreciation of an...
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/4/2020 CR S2216)
USHR950IntroExpressing support for the designation of May 5, 2020, as the "National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls".
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2020-05-05
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3592IntroStop COVID Act of 2020 Stop China-Originated Viral Infectious Diseases Act of 2020 This bill limits the immunity of foreign states from suit in the United States. Specifically, it bars immunity for a foreign state in cases where the foreign state all...
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2020-05-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR926IntroRecognizing the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2020, as "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the United States maternal health crisis in the Black community and the importance of reducing maternal mortali...
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6437IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6444IntroStop COVID Act of 2020 Stop China-Originated Viral Infectious Diseases Act of 2020 This bill limits the immunity of foreign states from suit in the United States. Specifically, it bars immunity for a foreign state in cases where the foreign state, wh...
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2020-04-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB227EngrossSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing and murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to take the following actions: provide traini...
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2020-03-12
Held at the desk.
USSB982EngrossNot Invisible Act of 2019
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2020-03-12
Held at the desk.
USHB139IntroSpringfield Race Riot National Historic Monument Act This bill establishes the Springfield Race Riot National Historic Monument in Illinois as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret the resources associated with the Sp...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2438IntroNot Invisible Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2733IntroSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing and murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to take the following actions: provide traini...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3094IntroTo designate the National Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida, 32806, and for other purposes. This bill redesignates the Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue in Orlando, Florida, as the "National Pulse M...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB3436IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR742IntroRecognizing the continued success of the Food for Peace Act.
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2020-03-10
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR851IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of February 2020 as "National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month". This resolution supports the designation of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5943IntroDavid Ray Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2019 David's Law
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5717IntroGun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR863IntroReaffirming the importance of ensuring justice is provided to Malcolm X and the need to reopen the investigation into the assassination of this profound and fearless civil rights leader. This resolution recognizes Malcolm X as a leading figure in the...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR884IntroRecognizing the global threat transnational white supremacist extremism presents to America and its interests. This resolution condemns transnational white supremacist extremism, supports law enforcement and intelligence agencies in their efforts to ...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR230IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States condemns all forms of violence against children globally and recognizes the harmful impacts of violence against children. This resolution condemns all forms of violence again...
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2020-03-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6070IntroBorder Health Security Act of 2020
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2020-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6031IntroClery Compliance Officer Designation Act of 2020
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2020-02-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB35EngrossEmmett Till Antilynching Act This bill establishes a new criminal civil rights violation for lynching. Specifically, a person who conspires to commit certain civil rights offenses (e.g., a hate crime act) is subject to criminal penalties.
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2020-02-27
Received in the Senate.
USSB311IntroBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill establishes requirements for the degree of care a health care practitioner must exercise in the event a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion. A health care practitioner...
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2020-02-25
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 56 - 41. Record Vote Number: 58. (CR S1136)
USSR504IntroA resolution honoring the memories of the victims of the senseless attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, 2018. This resolution honors the memories of the victims killed in the attack on February 14, 2018, at Marjory Stoneman ...
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2020-02-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1083; text: CR S1080)
USHB5736IntroTransnational White Supremacist Extremism Review Act This bill directs the Office of Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security to develop and disseminate a threat assessment regarding threats to the United States associated wit...
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USSB130IntroBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill establishes requirements for the degree of care a health care practitioner must exercise in the event a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion. A health care practitioner...
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2020-02-11
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB5855IntroBipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act of 2020
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2020-02-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5778IntroCooling-Off Period Elimination Act of 2020 This bill makes a state or local law enforcement agency ineligible to receive federal funds under a Department of Justice law enforcement grant program if it has in effect a cooling-off period. A cooling-off...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5777IntroPolice Accountability Act of 2020 This bill establishes a new criminal offense for conduct by certain state or local law enforcement officers in the line of duty that constitutes murder or manslaughter.
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5779IntroGrand Jury Reform Act of 2020 This bill conditions a state or local government's receipt of funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program on the state's compliance with certain requirements following an incident involving the...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3254IntroGun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5395IntroBack the Blue Act of 2019
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5559IntroJanuary 8th National Memorial Act
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2020-01-15
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB3165IntroSAFE SEX Workers Study Act SESTA/FOSTA Examination of Secondary Effects for Sex Workers Study Act
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2020-01-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3156IntroJanuary 8th National Memorial Act
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2020-01-08
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB777PassDebbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes grants that support state and local efforts to process DNA evidence in rape kits. Specifically, it reauthorizes through FY2024 the following: grants under the Debbie Smith DNA Backlog Gr...
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2019-12-30
Became Public Law No: 116-104. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5251IntroImproving Community Safety Task Force Act This bill establishes a community safety task force to promote community safety. Among other things, the task force must study and make recommendations to reduce violence against and involving law enforcement...
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR731IntroCondemning the inflammatory and racially offensive statement of the President of the United States suggesting falsely a moral equivalence between the domestic terrorist act of lynching and the constitutionally provided congressional impeachment power...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR722IntroSupporting the goals of Transgender Day of Remembrance. This resolution expresses support for the principles of Transgender Day of Remembrance, memorializing the lives lost to anti-transgender violence this year. The resolution also recognizes that c...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5448IntroSAFE SEX Workers Study Act SESTA/FOSTA Examination of Secondary Effects for Sex Workers Study Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSR457IntroA resolution condemning the terrorist attack at Naval Air Station Pensacola on Friday, December 6, 2019, honoring the members of the Navy who lost their lives in the attack, and expressing support and prayers for all individuals affected by the attac...
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2019-12-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7136; text: CR S7163)
USSB298IntroSpringfield Race Riot National Historic Monument Act This bill establishes the Springfield Race Riot National Historic Monument in Illinois as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret the resources associated with the Sp...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 347.
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