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USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB227PassSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing or murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to provide training to law enforcement agencie...
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2020-10-10
Became Public Law No: 116-165. (TXT | PDF)
USSB982PassNot Invisible Act of 2019 This bill increases the coordination of efforts to reduce violent crime within Indian lands and against Indians. Specifically, the Department of the Interior must designate an official within the Bureau of Indian Affairs to ...
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2020-10-10
Became Public Law No: 116-166. (TXT | PDF)
USHR1183IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging continued democratic progress in Ethiopia, and for other purposes.
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2020-10-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1151IntroRecognizing violence against women in politics as a global phenomenon and supporting women's full and meaningful participation in political life.
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2020-10-09
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB4467IntroWitness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to award competitive matching grants to state, local, and tribal governments to establish or maintain witness protection programs in cases involving...
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2020-10-02
ASSSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Mfume asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 4467, a bill originally introduced by Representative Cummings, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHR1154IntroCondemning QAnon and rejecting the conspiracy theories it promotes. This resolution condemns QAnon and rejects the conspiracy theories it promotes. The resolution condemns all other groups and ideologies that contribute to the spread of unfounded con...
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2020-10-02
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5736EngrossTransnational 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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2020-10-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB4507IntroProtection of Saudi Dissidents Act of 2019 This bill imposes limits on arms sales to Saudi Arabia and requires various reports and actions related to the death of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The President may not transfer or authorize f...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1150IntroUrging the Government of Côte d'Ivoire, opposition leaders, and all citizens to respect democratic principles, refrain from violence, and hold free, fair, transparent, and peaceful elections in October 2020. This resolution calls on Côte d'Ivoire t...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1109EngrossMental Health Services for Students Act of 2020 This bill provides specific statutory authority for the Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education) State Educational Agency Grant Program that is administered by the Substance Abuse ...
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2020-09-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8132EngrossAmerican COMPETE Act American Competitiveness Of a More Productive Emerging Tech Economy Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4728IntroHolding Russia Accountable for Malign Activities Act of 2020 This bill directs the President to impose visa- and asset-blocking sanctions on any current or former official of Russia's government involved in the August 20, 2020, poisoning of a Russian...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR1147IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the importance of taking a feminist approach to all aspects of foreign policy, including foreign assistance and humanitarian response, trade, diplomacy, defense, immigration, funding, and...
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2020-09-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB139EngrossSpringfield Race Riot Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the areas identified in the Springfield Race Riot Reconnaissance Survey conducted by the National Park Service, dated August 2019....
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2020-09-22
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 550.
USHR1131IntroCondemning the murder of Sara Duker and renouncing Palestinian Authority martyr payments to terrorists. This resolution condemns terrorist attacks on U.S. citizens and calls for justice for Sara Duker and all other victims of terrorist attacks. Furth...
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2020-09-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3659EngrossDanny's Law This bill establishes the Anti-Bullying Roundtable as an independent commission to study and report on bullying in elementary and secondary schools in the United States. Specifically, the roundtable must submit to the Department of Educat...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8301IntroHolding Rioters Accountable Act of 2020
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2020-09-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2438IntroNot Invisible Act of 2020 This bill increases the coordination of efforts to reduce violent crime within Indian lands and against Indians. Specifically, the Department of the Interior must designate an official within the Bureau of Indian Affairs to ...
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2020-09-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 409.
USHB2733IntroSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing or murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to provide training to law enforcement agencie...
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2020-09-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 408.
USHB8196IntroProtect Black Women and Girls Act of 2020 This bill establishes an Interagency Task Force to examine the conditions and experiences of Black women and girls to identify and assess the efficacy of policies and programs of federal, state, and local gov...
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2020-09-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3788IntroVA Child Care Protection Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from making payments to any child care center, child care agency, or child care provider that employs an individual who has been charged with a sex crime...
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHR1088IntroUrging the Secretary of the Interior to approve the designation of James Weldon Johnson Park in Jacksonville, Florida, as part of the National Park Service's African American Civil Rights Network. This resolution expresses support for the designation...
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2020-09-10
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB5855IntroBipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program for specified trauma centers and nonprofits to establish or expand intervention or prevention programs rel...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB4553IntroSupport Peaceful Protest Act
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2020-09-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4550IntroNo Catch-and-Release for Rioters Act
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2020-09-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4533IntroAnti-Racism in Public Health Act of 2020
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2020-09-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR684IntroA resolution calling on the Government of Cameroon and separatist armed groups from the English-speaking Northwest and Southwest regions to end all violence, respect the human rights of all Cameroonians, and pursue a genuinely inclusive dialogue towa...
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2020-09-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8178IntroAnti-Racism in Public Health Act of 2020
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2020-09-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1096IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of August 25 through August 31, 2020, as "Black Breastfeeding Week" to bring national attention to the United States maternal child health crisis in the Black community and the important role that br...
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2020-09-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8117IntroSupport Peaceful Protest Act
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2020-08-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7908IntroTo designate the El Paso Community Healing Garden National Memorial located at 6900 Delta Drive, El Paso, Texas and for other purposes. This bill designates the Healing Garden located at 6900 Delta Drive in El Paso, Texas, as the El Paso Community He...
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2020-08-26
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB8099IntroDiversity in Defense Act of 2020
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2020-08-26
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHR1094IntroCondemning QAnon and rejecting the conspiracy theories it promotes.
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2020-08-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2163PassCommission 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 conduct a systematic study of the con...
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2020-08-14
Became Public Law No: 116-156. (TXT | PDF)
USHR1083IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Federal Government immediately restore justice, order, and domestic tranquility to protect Federal property, Federal law enforcement and other personnel, and the constitutional rights of U...
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2020-08-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8030IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to increase certain penalties for assaulting, resisting, or impeding certain officers or employees, and for other purposes.
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2020-08-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1080IntroUrging the Secretary of the Interior to approve the designation of Hemming Park in Jacksonville, Florida, as part of the National Park Service's African American Civil Rights Network. This resolution expresses support for the designation of Hemming P...
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2020-08-14
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHB7646IntroProtect America's Statues Act of 2020 This bill makes certain jurisdictions ineligible for historic preservation grants or fixed guideway capital investment grants. Ineligible jurisdictions are those with any law, regulation, policy, or procedure wit...
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2020-08-07
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB4424IntroHolding Rioters Accountable Act of 2020
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2020-08-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4425IntroSecuring Commerce and Protecting Businesses Act of 2020
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2020-08-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR1008IntroUpholding the civil liberties and civil rights of Iranian Americans and condemning bigotry, violence, and discrimination. This resolution condemns bigotry and acts of violence or discrimination against Iranian Americans and others. The resolution, am...
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB7915IntroProtecting America through Information Sharing Act
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2020-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism
USHB7856IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-07-31
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 11 - 8.
USHB7907IntroNational Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2020 This bill establishes the National Criminal Justice Commission. The commission must conduct a comprehensive review of the criminal justice system; make recommendations for criminal justice reform; and ...
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2020-07-31
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1075IntroCommemorating one year since the domestic terror attack motivated by white supremacy occurred in El Paso, Texas, on August 3, 2019.
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2020-07-31
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB958IntroNative Youth and Tribal Officer Protection Act This bill extends tribal jurisdiction over the following crimes: violence committed against a child by a caregiver; violence against law enforcement officers involved in preventing, investigating, arrest...
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2020-07-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB7716IntroAmerican Family and Private Property Defense Act
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2020-07-21
To House Judiciary Committee
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