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USHB615EngrossRefugee Sanitation Facility Safety Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State, when providing overseas assistance for refugees, to ensure the provision of safe and secure access to sanitation facilities, with a special emphasis on women, g...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB753EngrossGlobal Electoral Exchange Act of 2019
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1359EngrossDigital GAP Act Digital Global Access Policy Act of 2019
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1952EngrossIntercountry Adoption Information Act of 2019
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2116EngrossGlobal Fragility Act
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR106IntroDenouncing female genital mutilation/cutting as a violation of the human rights of women and girls and urging the international community and the Federal Government to increase efforts to eliminate the harmful practice.
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2019-05-20
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSCR13EngrossA concurrent resolution reaffirming the United States commitment to Taiwan and to the implementation of the Taiwan Relations Act. This concurrent resolution affirms that the Taiwan Relations Act and the Six Assurances will remain cornerstones of the ...
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2404IntroUnited States-Cuba Relations Normalization Act
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2839IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020
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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHR387IntroCondemning continued violence against civilians by armed groups in the Central African Republic and supporting efforts to achieve a lasting political solution to the conflict.
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2019-05-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2037IntroSaudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2167IntroProtecting United States Businesses Abroad Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2226IntroFentanyl Sanctions Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2118IntroIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSCR16IntroA concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) continues to make an invaluable contribution to United States and international security, and noting former Senator Richard G. ...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHJR58IntroConstitutional Authorities Resolution
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2019-05-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR39IntroRichard Lugar Nonproliferation and Arms Control Legacy Resolution
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2019-05-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR38IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress that the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) continues to make an invaluable contribution to United States and international security, and noting former Senator Richard G. Lugar's indispensabl...
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2019-05-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR26IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of Qatar of certain defense articles and services.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR23IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of the Czech Republic of certain defense articles and services.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR24IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of the Czech Republic of certain defense articles and services.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR22IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of Bahrain of certain defense articles and services.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR25IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR204IntroAn executive resolution to return to the President of the United States the Arms Trade Treaty. This executive resolution returns the Arms Trade Treaty to the President. The President requested such a return after concluding that the United States sha...
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2019-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR20IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed sale to the Government of Bahrain of certain defense articles and services.
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2019-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR374IntroCondemning Iranian state-sponsored terrorism and expressing support for the Iranian people's desire for a democratic, secular, and non-nuclear republic of Iran.
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2019-05-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR372IntroExpressing concern for the United States-Turkey alliance.
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2019-05-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR375IntroRecognizing the Fifth Anniversary of the Chibok Girls Kidnapping by the Boko Haram Terrorist Organization and calling on the Government of Nigeria to redouble efforts to bring an end to the conflict in northeast and central Nigeria and to provide ass...
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2019-05-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR343IntroRecognizing the commencement of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and commending Muslims in the United States and throughout the world for their faith.
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2019-05-09
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3507)
USSR198IntroA resolution condemning Brunei's dramatic human rights backsliding.
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2019-05-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1704EngrossChampioning American Business Through Diplomacy Act of 2019 This bill establishes within the Department of State an Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Matters, and establishes that a principal duty of a diplomatic mission to a for...
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2019-05-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2002EngrossTaiwan Assurance Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to review its guidance governing U.S.-Taiwan relations and to reissue such guidance to the relevant executive branch departments and agencies. It also directs the State Department...
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2019-05-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR195IntroA resolution opposing the lifting of sanctions imposed with respect to Iran without addressing Iran's nuclear program, ballistic missile development, support for terrorism, and other destabilizing activities.
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2019-05-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR96IntroA resolution commending the Government of Canada for upholding the rule of law and expressing concern over actions by the Government of the People's Republic of China in response to a request from the United States Government to the Government of Can...
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2019-05-07
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2701; text: CR 3/6/2019 S1710)
USHR273IntroReaffirming the United States commitment to Taiwan and to the implementation of the Taiwan Relations Act. This resolution affirms that the Taiwan Relations Act and the Six Assurances will remain cornerstones of the U.S.-Taiwan relationship. It encour...
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2019-05-07
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR358IntroCalling on the Government of Cameroon and armed groups to respect the human rights of all Cameroonian citizens, to end all violence, and to pursue a broad-based dialogue without preconditions to resolve the conflict in the Northwest and Southwest reg...
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2019-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2561IntroBrunei Human Rights Act
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2019-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2565IntroU.S.-China Economic and Security Review Act of 2019
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2019-05-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1340IntroA bill to authorize activities to combat the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-07
[Hearing: May 22 @ 2:00 pm]
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2529IntroRichard G. Lugar and Ellen O. Tauscher Act to Maintain Limits on Russian Nuclear Forces
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2019-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1700IntroDrug Cartel Terrorist Designation Act This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress on specified Mexican drug cartels and determine whether they qualify as foreign terrorist organizations under the Immigration and Nationality Act. T...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1837IntroUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR289IntroCondemning the Nation of Brunei's criminalization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and imposition of cruel and disproportionate forms of punishment.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1811IntroCountering the Chinese Government and Communist Party's Political Influence Operations Act This bill directs the Department of State to devise a long-term strategy to counter the Chinese government's political influence operations. The strategy shall...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSJR7VetoA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities in or...
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2019-05-02
Failed of passage in Senate over veto by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 45. Record Vote Number: 94.
USHR349IntroReaffirming the vital role of the United States-Japan alliance in promoting peace, stability, and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond.
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2019-05-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR188IntroA resolution encouraging a swift transfer of power by the military to a civilian-led political authority in the Republic of the Sudan, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR184IntroA resolution condemning the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, offering sincere condolences to the victims, to their families and friends, and to the people and nation of Sri Lanka, and expressing solidarity and support for Sri Lanka.
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2019-05-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR183IntroA resolution reaffirming the vital role of the United States-Japan alliance in promoting peace, stability, and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR187IntroA resolution recognizing the cultural and historical significance of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.
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2019-05-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2624; text: CR S2621-2622)
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