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USHJR91IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States protecting the right of citizens to vote. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that grants U.S. citizens who are 18 years of age or older a right to vote unless they...
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2020-06-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1010IntroCommemorating Juneteenth by calling for the implementation of safeguards to protect the integrity of United States elections and end voter suppression. This resolution commemorates June 19, 1865, or Juneteenth, as the end of slavery in the United Sta...
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2020-06-18
To House Administration Committee
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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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USHB7068IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-06-01
To House Administration Committee
USHR978IntroRecognizing on Memorial Day, May 25, 2020, the denial of full participation in their Government through statehood by active duty servicemembers, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and their families who are residents of the District of Col...
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2020-05-22
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3822IntroDemocracyCorps Act
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2020-05-21
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSJR74IntroA joint resolution requesting the Secretary of the Interior to authorize a unique and 1-time arrangement for certain displays on Mount Rushmore National Memorial relating to the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB3749IntroPublic Health Emergency Privacy Act
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2020-05-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6866IntroPublic Health Emergency Privacy Act
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3725IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB6807IntroVoteSafe Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To House Administration Committee
USHB266PassDepartment of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing additional funding for small business loans, health care providers, and C...
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2020-04-24
Became Public Law No: 116-139. (TXT | PDF)
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
USHB473EngrossTo authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the establishment on federal land in the District of Columbia of the Every Word...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR871IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Congress should enact the Older Americans Bill of Rights to establish that older Americans should have the right to live with dignity and with independence. This resolution expresses suppo...
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2020-02-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR475IntroA resolution recognizing the leading role of Utahns in the fight for women's suffrage and celebrating the sesquicentennial of the first votes by women under the equal suffrage law of Utah on February 14, 1870. This resolution celebrates the 150th ann...
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2020-02-13
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 01/16/2020 CR S280)
USHR804IntroRecognizing the leading role of Utahns in the fight for women's suffrage and celebrating the sesquicentennial of the first votes by women under the equal suffrage law of Utah on February 14, 1870. This resolution celebrates the 150th anniversary of w...
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR806IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should enact the Voters with Disabilities Bill of Rights to fulfill the promises of the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 and other civil rights laws which demand equal access t...
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2020-01-17
To House Administration Committee
USHB5510IntroPAVA Program Inclusion Act Protection and Advocacy for Voting Access Program Inclusion Act
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2019-12-19
To House Administration Committee
USSB482IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2019 This bill imposes limits on any U.S. withdrawal from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), amends provisions related to cybercrimes, and imposes sanctions on Russian individuals...
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2019-12-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 389.
USHR710IntroCalling on Congress to condemn voter suppression laws enacted by States and political subdivisions. This resolution condemns the use by states and political subdivisions of specified voter suppression laws and techniques.
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR702IntroRecognizing that the United States has a moral obligation to meet its foundational promise of guaranteed justice for all. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the federal government should begin a large-scale effor...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4EngrossVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2019 This bill establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices in these areas may take effect. (Preclearance is the process ...
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2019-12-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4985IntroVeterans Residential Care Choice Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to place certain veterans in licensed or certified residential care facilities at the request of such veterans. Specifically, the bill concerns veterans...
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2423PassWomen's Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins that are emblematic of the women who played a vital role in rallying support for the 19th Ame...
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2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-71. (TXT | PDF)
USSR430IntroA resolution designating December 10, 2019, as "Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day". This resolution designates December 10, 2019, as Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day.
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2019-11-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6674)
USHR700IntroSupporting the designation of December 10, 2019, as "Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day". This resolution supports the designation of Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day.
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2019-11-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR685IntroRecognizing the service of all District of Columbia veterans, condemning the denial of voting rights in Congress and full equality as American citizens for veterans and their families who are District of Columbia residents, and calling for statehood ...
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2019-11-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4617EngrossSHIELD Act Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy Act This bill establishes a duty to report election interference from foreign entities, applies existing campaign advertising requirements to online advertisements, and gen...
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2019-10-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2669IntroSHIELD Act Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy Act This bill establishes a duty to report election interference from foreign entities, applies existing campaign advertising requirements to online advertisements, and gen...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR543IntroRecognizing Hong Kong's bilateral relationship with the United States, condemning the interference of the People's Republic of China in Hong Kong's affairs, and supporting the people of Hong Kong's right to protest. This resolution calls on the Hong ...
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2019-10-15
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHR556IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of September as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2019-09-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1423EngrossFAIR Act Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute.
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2019-09-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR309IntroA resolution designating September 2019 as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2019-09-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4000IntroFair Representation Act This bill requires (1) that ranked choice voting (a system in which voters rank candidates in order of preference) be used for all elections for Members of the House of Representatives, (2) that states entitled to six or more ...
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2019-08-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3442IntroDETER Act Defending Elections against Trolls from Enemy Regimes Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3572IntroRedistricting Reform Act of 2019 This bill requires that congressional redistricting be conducted in accordance with a plan developed by (1) a state-established independent commission; or (2) if such a commission fails to enact a plan, a three-judge ...
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSB2226IntroRedistricting Reform Act of 2019 This bill requires that congressional redistricting be conducted in accordance with a plan developed by (1) a state-established independent commission; or (2) if such a commission fails to enact a plan, a three-judge ...
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2019-07-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2722EngrossSAFE Act Securing America's Federal Elections Act This bill addresses election security through grant programs and requirements for voting systems and paper ballots. The bill establishes requirements for voting systems, including that systems (1) use...
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2019-06-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB3281IntroDeceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2019 This bill generally prohibits deceptive practices, false statements, and voter interference regarding federal elections. Specifically, the bill prohibits any person, within 60 days bef...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB3060IntroFEMA Modernization Act of 2019 This bill revamps, modifies, and revises the organization, activities, and processes of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Among other things, it requires FEMA to divide its Office of Response and Recovery ...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSB2053IntroSAFE Act Securing America's Federal Elections Act This bill addresses election security through grant programs and requirements for voting systems and paper ballots. The bill establishes requirements for voting systems, including that systems (1) use...
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2019-06-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB1328EngrossDETER Act Defending Elections against Trolls from Enemy Regimes Act This bill makes an alien inadmissible to the United States or deportable if there are reasonable grounds to believe that the alien seeks to enter the country to improperly interfere ...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1972IntroFair Maps Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1705IntroA bill to authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the establishment on federal land in the District of Columbia of the Eve...
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1834IntroDeceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2019 This bill generally prohibits deceptive practices, false statements, and voter interference regarding federal elections. Specifically, the bill prohibits any person, within 60 days bef...
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2019-06-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3201IntroSave Voters Act Stop Automatically Voiding Eligible Voters Off Their Enlisted Rolls in States Act This bill requires verification and notice of the removal of registrants from an official list of eligible voters. Specifically, the bill requires a sta...
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2019-06-11
To House Administration Committee
USSB1235EngrossWomen's Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins that are emblematic of the women who played a vital role in rallying support for the 19th Ame...
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2019-06-05
Held at the desk.
USSR212IntroA resolution celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment, providing for women's suffrage, to the Constitution of the United States. This resolution celebrates the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratifi...
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2019-06-04
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 93 - 0. Record Vote Number: 132. (text: CR 5/16/2019 S2928)
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