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USSB4212IntroCivil Justice for Victims of COVID Act Civil Justice for Victims of China-Originated Viral Infections Diseases Act
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2020-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 504.
USSB4317IntroSAFE TO WORK Act Safeguarding America's Frontline Employees To Offer Work Opportunities Required to Kickstart the Economy Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7506IntroJustice for Victims of Lawless Cities Act of 2020
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2020-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB7532IntroEffective Death Penalty Appeals Act
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2020-07-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7528IntroGet America Back to Work Act
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2020-07-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7305IntroFederal Emergency Judicial Tolling Act
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2020-06-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7266IntroRALLIES Act Refusal to Accept Losses or Liability In Every Situation Act
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7213IntroBivens Act of 2020
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2020-06-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7179IntroPandemic Liability Protection Act This bill exempts certain health care and food providers from liability for any act or omission relating to harm arising from exposure to, or infection by, the coronavirus (i.e., the virus that causes COVID-19) durin...
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2020-06-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7193IntroJustice for Exonerees Act
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2020-06-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3915IntroProtecting Reopening Businesses Recovering from COVID-19 Act
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7059IntroCoronavirus Provider Protection Act
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2020-05-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7054IntroGood Samaritan Menstrual Products Act
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2020-05-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7020IntroCOVID Justice and Accountability Act This bill provides a cause of action for harm suffered as a result of a violation of certain federal laws relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) and suspends certain predispute arbitration agreement...
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2020-05-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR976IntroAuthorizing and directing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire whether the House of Representatives should impeach Emmet G. Sullivan, a judge of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
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2020-05-22
To House Rules Committee
USHB6976IntroService Assurance Act of 2020 This bill exempts nonprofit organizations from liability for any act or omission relating to harm arising from exposure to, or infection by, the coronavirus (i.e., the virus that causes COVID-19) during the COVID-19 publ...
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2020-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR599IntroA resolution honoring the life and legacy of Judge Lee Roy West.
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2020-05-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2610; text: CR S2608)
USSB3755IntroPandemic Heroes Compensation Act of 2020 This bill allows essential workers and their family members to file claims and receive compensation for harm or death suffered as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). A Special Master appoint...
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2020-05-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6909IntroPandemic Heroes Compensation Act of 2020 This bill allows essential workers and their family members to file claims and receive compensation for harm or death suffered as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). A Special Master appoint...
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6883IntroProtecting Protein Production and Consumer Access Act of 2020 This bill exempts meat processing facilities from liability for any act or omission relating to harm arising from exposure to, or infection by, the coronavirus (i.e., the virus that causes...
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3674IntroCivil Justice for Victims of Coronavirus Act
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2020-05-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR960IntroRecognizing the right to counsel in civil proceedings.
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3662IntroHolding the Chinese Communist Party Accountable for Infecting Americans Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3630IntroFacilitating Innovation to Fight Coronavirus Act This bill provides immunity from civil liability to health care providers for certain actions taken during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency and lengthens the terms ...
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2020-05-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6642IntroCourt Access Amid the Pandemic Act This bill allows U.S. circuit courts to dispose of cases without oral argument or to proceed with oral argument, with the consent of the litigants, via video teleconferencing or telephone conferencing during the COV...
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2020-04-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6601IntroTo require a particular jury instruction in Federal civil actions that include a claim for damages based on negligence arising from the transmission of COVID-19. This bill requires a specific jury instruction in civil actions in federal court that in...
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2020-04-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6593IntroTerritorial Judgeship Retirement Equity Act of 2020
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2020-04-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6519IntroHolding the Chinese Communist Party Accountable for Infecting Americans Act of 2020
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2020-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6364IntroSecuring and Enabling Commerce Using Remote and Electronic Notarization Act of 2020
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2020-03-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3533IntroSecuring and Enabling Commerce Using Remote and Electronic Notarization Act of 2020
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2020-03-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6204IntroCamp Lejeune Justice Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5801IntroRemoval Jurisdiction Clarification Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB3375IntroState Justice Improvement Act
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2020-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6061IntroState Justice Improvement Act
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2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6052IntroIJC Accountability Act
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2020-03-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6037IntroFair Access to Legal Counsel Act of 2020
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6017IntroTwenty-First Century Courts Act
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR517IntroA resolution honoring the life and legacy of Judge Nathaniel R. Jones.
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1232)
USSB3334IntroDOJ OLC Transparency Act Demanding Oversight and Justification Over Legal Conclusions Transparency Act
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2020-02-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3321IntroDistrict of Arizona Judgeship Authorization Act of 2020 This bill requires the appointment of four additional U.S. district court judges for the district of Arizona and converts one judgeship that is currently temporary in that district into a perman...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5345IntroInnocent Party Protection Act
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB4246IntroTo amend the Commodity Exchange Act to clarify the venue for judicial review of Commission rules, and for other purposes. This bill provides for the judicial review of rules issued by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Specifically, a p...
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2020-01-23
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB5645IntroEyes on the Courts Act of 2020 This bill requires U.S. appellate courts to permit the photographing, recording, broadcasting, televising, or streaming of court proceedings unless the presiding judge determines that doing so would violate the due proc...
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2020-01-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5183IntroBreastfeeding Mothers Jury Duty Exclusion Act of 2019 This bill allows a breastfeeding woman to be excused from federal or District of Columbia court jury service upon request by the individual.
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB3086IntroTemporary Judgeship Conversion Act of 2019 This bill converts certain temporary district court judgeships to permanent judgeships in specified judicial districts in Arizona, California, Florida, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, and Texas...
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2019-12-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1123PassDivisional Realignment for the Eastern District of Arkansas Act of 2019 This bill consolidates the five existing divisions in the Eastern District of Arkansas into three divisions.
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2019-11-26
Became Public Law No: 116-73. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1663EngrossFoundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2019 This bill revises the federal charter for the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association. Specifically, it makes the following changes: eliminates the provision that requires the...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4421IntroBankruptcy Venue Reform Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB4522IntroPuerto Rico Federal Judicial Improvement Act This bill requires the President to appoint an additional district judge for the district of Puerto Rico and converts two temporary bankruptcy judgeships in that district to permanent judgeships.
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHR624IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the justices of the United States Supreme Court should make themselves subject to the existing and operative ethics guidelines set out in the Code of Conduct for United States Judges, or shoul...
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
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