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USHR595IntroCommemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.
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2019-10-08
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR599IntroExpressing support of independence and further development of the strategic partnership between the United States and Uzbekistan.
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2019-10-08
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHR569IntroRecognizing the 111th anniversary of the independence of Bulgaria.
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2019-10-08
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHR619IntroExpressing support for the Haitian people and their Constitution, rule of law, and commitment to democratic principles.
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2019-10-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR618IntroCongratulating the peoples of the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic on the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, on the 26th anniversary of their countries' independence, and on the 101st anniversary of Czechoslovakia's declaration of indep...
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2019-10-04
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1678IntroTaiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative (TAIPEI) Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 237.
USSB1838IntroHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely se...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 238.
USSR236IntroA resolution reaffirming the strong partnership between Tunisia and the United States and supporting the people of Tunisia in their continued pursuit of democratic reforms.
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 234.
USSB2583IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USHB1632EngrossSoutheast Asia Strategy Act This bill directs the Department of State to submit to Congress and update for the next four years a multi-year strategy for engagement with Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The strate...
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2019-09-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3289IntroHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely se...
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2019-09-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Unanimous Consent.
USHB3190EngrossBURMA Act of 2019 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2019 This act imposes sanctions, authorizes assistance, and requires the establishment of various programs and strategies related to Burma (Myanmar). The President shall ...
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2019-09-25
To Senate Foreign Relations 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.
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2019-09-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Unanimous Consent.
USHR594IntroExpressing profound concern about threats to human rights, the rule of law, democracy, and the environment in Brazil.
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2019-09-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4331IntroTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019
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2019-09-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR585IntroReaffirming support for the Good Friday Agreement and other agreements to ensure a lasting peace in Northern Ireland.
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2019-09-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2539IntroTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2537IntroUkraine Foreign Assistance Integrity and Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR546IntroDisapproving the Russian Federation's inclusion in future Group of Seven summits until it respects the territorial integrity of its neighbors and adheres to the standards of democratic societies.
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2019-09-18
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
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.
USSB1151IntroVenezuelan Contracting Restriction Act This bill prohibits an executive agency from entering into a contract for the procurement of goods or services with any person that has business operations with an authority of the Venezuelan government that is ...
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2019-09-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 189.
USHB3352EngrossDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-09-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3841IntroSAILORS Act Stopping Aggressive Incursions on Liberty by Ordering Russian Sanctions Act
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR506IntroWelcoming the inaugural visit to the United States of the 22d Prime Minister of Pakistan and continuing support and commitment to the long and enduring friendship between the United States and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
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2019-07-31
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
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.
USHB3508IntroSouth China Sea and East China Sea Sanctions Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR527IntroRecognizing the goal of United States foreign policy should be to promote human rights and equal rights for all.
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2019-07-25
To House Foreign Affairs 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.
USHR510IntroAffirming United States support to the countries of Ukraine, Georgia, and Moldova in their effort to retain political sovereignty and territorial integrity.
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2019-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB727IntroGlobal Fragility Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 155.
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.
USHR442IntroObserving 10 years since the war in Sri Lanka ended on May 18, 2009, commemorating the lives lost, and expressing support for transitional justice, reconciliation, reconstruction, reparation, and reform in Sri Lanka, which are necessary to ensure a l...
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHR458IntroReaffirming the strong partnership between Tunisia and the United States and supporting the people of Tunisia in their continued pursuit of democratic reforms.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
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
USHB526EngrossCambodia Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions on individuals responsible for acts to undermine democracy in Cambodia, including acts that constituted serious human rights violations. The sanctions shall be directe...
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2019-07-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR74IntroA resolution marking the fifth anniversary of Ukraine's Revolution of Dignity by honoring the bravery, determination, and sacrifice of the people of Ukraine during and since the Revolution, and condemning continued Russian aggression against Ukraine.
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2019-07-16
S.Amdt.925 Amendment SA 925 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USHR493IntroCondemning the persecution of Christians in China.
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2019-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR345IntroRecognizing widening threats to freedoms of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of democracy, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority of the United States in p...
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2019-07-15
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHR432IntroCondemning the attacks on peaceful protesters and supporting an immediate peaceful transition to a civilian-led democratic government in Sudan. This resolution expresses support for the people of Sudan and their right to peacefully assemble and expre...
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2019-07-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR487IntroExpressing full support to the Ukrainian people in their aspiration to continue consolidating their democracy and rule of law.
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2019-07-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1309IntroCombating Global Corruption Act of 2019
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2019-07-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 144.
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.
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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2019-07-09
S.Amdt.909 Amendment SA 909 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USHR474IntroCondemning the decision of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe to restore full rights to Russia within the Council.
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2019-07-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB440IntroPACED Act Preserving Access to Cost Effective Drugs Act This bill prohibits patent owners from asserting tribal sovereign immunity as a defense in certain proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, including patent validity challenge pr...
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2019-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 129.
USHR446IntroReaffirming German-American friendship and cooperation under the Wunderbar Together-Germany and the U.S. initiative.
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2019-06-27
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment 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
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