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USHB7608EngrossState, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and relat...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB2165IntroSafeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2019
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2020-07-29
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB886EnrollVeteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish a Veterans Treatment Court Program to provide grants and technical assistance for state, local, and tribal governments to develop and maintain v...
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2020-07-28
Presented to President.
USHB2678IntroNo President is Above the Law Act
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2020-07-23
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 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. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes 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. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHCR104IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that Hong Kong's loss of judicial and political autonomy would expose individuals residing in the United States to a judicial system subservient to the Chinese Communist Party, and that the United States should suspen...
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7668IntroFinancial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, ...
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2020-07-17
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 367.
USHR1048IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Congress should enact the Poverty Bill of Rights to reaffirm the right of all Americans to live a life free from poverty and its impacts.
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2020-07-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHJR92IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit the use of slavery and involuntary servitude as a punishment for a crime. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting the use of slavery or involunt...
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2020-06-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3985IntroJUSTICE Act Just and Unifying Solutions To Invigorate Communities Everywhere Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure was not invoked (Record Vote No. 126) entered in Senate.
USHB7305IntroFederal Emergency Judicial Tolling Act
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2020-06-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB4034IntroCOVID-19 Safer Detention Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB712EngrossRobert Levinson Hostage Recovery and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act This bill establishes various entities and procedures to address the wrongful detainment of U.S. nationals abroad.
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2020-06-18
Held at the desk.
USHB7281IntroDismantle Mass Incarceration For Public Health Act of 2020
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7270IntroCount the Crimes to Cut Act of 2020
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR454IntroA resolution calling for the immediate release of Cuban democracy activist Jose Daniel Ferrer and commending the efforts of Jose Daniel Ferrer to promote human rights and fundamental freedoms in Cuba. This resolution condemns the conviction, sentenci...
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2020-06-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2921-2922; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR S2922)
USHB7194IntroMandatory Minimum Reform Act of 2020
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2020-06-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3865IntroPaycheck Protection Program Second Chance Act This bill requires specified treatment of certain criminal violations under the Paycheck Protection Program established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019)...
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2020-06-10
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7087IntroNo Tolerance for Rioters Act
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2020-06-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6172EngrossUSA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through December 1, 2023, provisions related to intelligence gathering under the Foreign Intelligence and Surveillance Act (FISA) and amends FISA-related provisions. The Federal Bureau of...
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2020-06-01
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House requests a conference.
USHR985IntroExpressing the moral responsibility of Congress to end adult and child poverty in the United States. This resolution acknowledges that child poverty prevents children from reaching healthy development and an economically secure future. It also encour...
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2020-05-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7012IntroProtecting Democracy From Disinformation Act
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2020-05-26
To House Administration Committee
USSB1380EngrossDue Process Protections Act This bill requires a federal judge in criminal proceedings to issue an order confirming the obligation of the prosecutor to disclose exculpatory evidence.
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2020-05-22
Held at the desk.
USHB7002IntroStop Coronavirus Scams Act
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2020-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6900IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3720IntroCOVID-19 Correctional Facility Emergency Response Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3698IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3646IntroEmergency Community Supervision Act This bill establishes measures to reduce the number of individuals in federal custody during a national emergency relating to a communicable disease. Specifically, it does the following: requires certain categories...
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2020-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6587IntroSocial Media Fraud Mitigation Act
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2020-04-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR928IntroExpressing support for designating the month of April 2020 as "Second Chance Month". This resolution expresses support for designating Second Chance Month to promote awareness of unnecessary legal and social barriers that prevent an individual with a...
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2020-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6414IntroCOVID-19 Correctional Facility Emergency Response Act of 2020 This bill establishes a new grant program to help states and local governments prevent, detect, and stop the spread of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in correctional facilities....
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2020-03-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6400IntroEmergency Community Supervision Act This bill establishes measures to reduce the number of individuals in federal custody during a national emergency relating to a communicable disease. Specifically, it does the following: requires certain categories...
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2020-03-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3579IntroEmergency Community Supervision Act This bill establishes measures to reduce the number of individuals in federal custody during a national emergency relating to a communicable disease. Specifically, it does the following: requires certain categories...
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2020-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR549IntroA resolution designating April 2020 as "Second Chance Month". This resolution designates April 2020 as Second Chance Month to promote awareness of unnecessary legal and social barriers that prevent individuals with criminal records from becoming prod...
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2020-03-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6308IntroHousing is a Human Right Act of 2020
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2020-03-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6215IntroHonest Census Communications Act This bill prohibits certain deceptive practices in relation to a census. Specifically, the bill prohibits communicating information known to be materially false and with the intent to impede or prevent another person ...
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2020-03-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3487IntroEdith Shorougian Senior Victims of Fraud Compensation Act
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2020-03-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6100IntroSTOP FGM Act of 2020 Strengthening the Opposition to Female Genital Mutilation Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5836IntroProsecuting Gun Crimes Saves Lives Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5935IntroLawful Interstate Transportation of Firearms Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5945IntroSelective Service Modernization Act of 2020 This bill makes changes related to the Selective Service System and induction into the U.S. Armed Forces. The bill requires the expungement of an individual's criminal conviction, other than for a crime of ...
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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
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
USHB5973IntroTo direct the Attorney General, in consultation with the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to establish a pilot program to help State prisons and local jails improve the documentation of incarcerated veterans. This bill directs the Department of Justice...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5866IntroGun Trafficker Detection Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5793IntroBorder Visibility and Security Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1611IntroRobert Levinson Hostage Recovery and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act This bill establishes various entities and procedures to address the wrongful detainment of U.S. nationals abroad.
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2020-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB6088IntroDeepfakes in Federal Elections Prohibition Act
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2020-03-04
To House Administration Committee
USSB3375IntroState Justice Improvement Act
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2020-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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