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USSB1790EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2019-09-19
Conference held.
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-09-18
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Record Vote No. 292) entered in Senate.
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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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHR537IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States policy recognizing the Assyrian Genocide.
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2019-08-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1441IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Act of 2019
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2019-07-31
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 169.
USSB398IntroSaudi Arabia Accountability and Yemen Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 167.
USSJR36VetoA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Kingdom of Spain, and the Italian Republic of certain defense articles a...
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2019-07-29
Failed of passage in Senate over veto by Yea-Nay Vote. 45 - 40. Record Vote Number: 231.
USSJR38VetoA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits th...
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2019-07-29
Failed of passage in Senate over veto by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 41. Record Vote Number: 233.
USSJR37VetoA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Republic of France of certain defense articles and services. This joint r...
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2019-07-29
Failed of passage in Senate over veto by Yea-Nay Vote. 45 - 39. Record Vote Number: 232.
USSB918IntroE-FRONTIER Act Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet in Every Respect Act This bill constrains the President and executive agencies from constructing, operating, or offering wholesale or retail service on a broadband net...
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2019-07-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 164.
USHB1850EngrossPalestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1837EngrossUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR246IntroOpposing efforts to delegitimize the State of Israel and the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement targeting Israel. This resolution opposes the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement and other efforts targeting Israel. The r...
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2019-07-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB727IntroGlobal Fragility Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 155.
USSB1060IntroDefending Elections from Threats by Establishing Redlines Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB3494EngrossDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020 intelligence activities in various U.S. government departments and agencies. It also establishes severa...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHR138IntroExpressing support for addressing the Arab-Israeli conflict in a concurrent track with the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and commending Arab and Muslim-majority states that have improved bilateral relations with Israel.
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHR326IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that only a ...
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHCR50IntroStrongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHR482IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to promote peace and stability in the Gulf region between and among United States allies.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB2037EngrossSaudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-07-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR495IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the prevention of Iran from obtaining or developing nuclear weapons.
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2019-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR129IntroCondemning the Government of Saudi Arabia's continued detention and alleged abuse of women's rights activists. This resolution reaffirms that the promotion of human rights and democracies, including the empowerment of women and girls, is a longstandi...
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2019-07-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR441IntroA resolution condemning the attack on the AMIA Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in July 1994 and expressing the concern of the United States regarding the continuing, 25-year-long delay in the resolution of this case and encouragin...
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2019-07-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB1102IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019
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2019-07-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 142.
USSB2054IntroA bill to posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith, in recognition of their contributions to the Nation. This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Represe...
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2019-07-08
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR472IntroRequesting the President to strongly condemn Jamal Khashoggi's killing, hold accountable individuals identified as culpable, and condemn imprisonment of and violence against journalists around the world.
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2019-06-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSCR21IntroA concurrent resolution strongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-06-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2790IntroOur Obligation to Recognize American Heroes (OORAH) Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2796IntroAfghan Allies Protection Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2913IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR259IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the repatriation of religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq to their ancestral homelands.
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2019-06-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSJR28EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR29EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR35EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR45EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed transfer of various defense articles and related se...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR34EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR41EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the Government of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of technical data and defense services. This...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR39EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom of certain defense articles, including technical data and defense services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed ...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR33EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR46EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the United Arab Emirates certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed transfer of various defense articles and related servi...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR47EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed transfer of various defense articles and related se...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR48EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the United Arab Emirates certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed transfer of various defense articles and related servi...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR27EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and Australia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense ...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR30EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates of certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR40EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to India, Israel, Republic of Korea, and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of certain defense articles, including technical data and defense services. This joint resolution prohi...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR32EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR42EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed export to the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland of certain defense articles, including technical data and defense services. Thi...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR31EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and r...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSJR43EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the proposed transfer to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia certain defense articles and services. This joint resolution prohibits the proposed sale of various defense articles and related suppor...
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2019-06-20
Held at the desk.
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