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USHB2140EngrossPreventing Child Marriage Act
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2019-06-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR221IntroA resolution recognizing the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre and condemning the intensifying repression and human rights violations by the Chinese Communist Party and the use of surveillance by Chinese authorities, and for other pur...
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2019-06-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 05/23/2019 S3114-3116)
USHR393IntroRemembering the victims of the violent suppression of democracy protests in Tiananmen Square and elsewhere in China on June 3 and 4, 1989, and calling on the Government of the People's Republic of China to respect the universally recognized human rig...
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2019-06-04
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB31EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2019
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 107.
USSB178IntroUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs various U.S. government bodies to prepare reports on China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence shall repo...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USHB2561IntroBrunei Human Rights Act
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2821IntroAmerican Promise Act of 2019
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2019-05-30
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 72.
USHR406IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Menstrual Hygiene Day.
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2019-05-28
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E677)
USHR395IntroCondemning the senseless attacks on hospitals and medical personnel in Syria, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2615IntroUnited States-Northern Triangle Enhanced Engagement Act
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2019-05-22
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
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
USHB2217IntroFamilies, Not Facilities Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2413IntroNicaragua TPS Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2415IntroDignity for Detained Immigrants Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2214IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2813IntroAsylum Seeker Work Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-05-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2347IntroBorder and Refugee Assistance Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2278IntroRAISE Act Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2146IntroGRACE Act Guaranteed Refugee Admission Ceiling Enhancement Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1445IntroCentral America Reform and Enforcement Act
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2019-05-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR299IntroCondemning White Supremacist Terrorism and the Anti-immigrant Rhetoric that Inspires It Resolution
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1243IntroDignity for Detained Immigrants Act of 2019
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2019-04-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR310IntroReaffirming the unique collaboration among United States nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), including faith-based organizations, and the Israel Defense Forces to deliver humanitarian assistance to Syrians.
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2019-04-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR153IntroA resolution reaffirming the unique collaboration among United States nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), including faith-based organizations, and the Israel Defense Forces to deliver humanitarian assistance to Syrians.
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2019-04-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1103IntroRAISE Act Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act
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2019-04-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1123IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1088IntroGRACE Act Guaranteed Refugee Admission Ceiling Enhancement Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR292IntroCelebrating the heritage of Romani Americans.
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2019-04-05
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSR141IntroA resolution celebrating the heritage of Romani Americans.
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2019-04-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR146IntroA resolution recognizing the centennial of the Institute of International Education.
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2019-04-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2282; text: CR S2280)
USHR277IntroAffirming the importance of access to safe, quality education, including protection from attacks on education, for children in conflict settings.
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2019-04-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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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2019-03-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB854EngrossHumanitarian Assistance to the Venezuelan People Act of 2019
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2019-03-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB879IntroSECURE Act Safe Environment from Countries Under Repression and Emergency Act
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2019-03-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB883IntroFamilies Belong Together Act
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1045IntroImmigrant Detainee Legal Rights Act
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1283IntroTo establish a nonpartisan commission on immigration reform and border security.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1106IntroProtecting Our Communities from Gang Violence Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1857IntroInternational Human Rights Defense Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB861IntroInternational Human Rights Defense Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1025IntroUIGHUR Act of 2019 Uighur Intervention and Global Humanitarian Unified Response Act of 2019
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHCR4IntroCalling for credible, transparent, and peaceful elections in Nigeria, and for other purposes. This concurrent resolution expresses support for peace and democracy in Nigeria, and calls on Nigeria's government and political parties to take all actions...
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB1706IntroNo Assistance for Assad Act
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2019-03-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB656IntroDREAMers, Immigrants, and Refugees (DIRe) Legal Aid Act
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2019-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB662IntroFair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2019
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2019-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB661IntroChild Trafficking Victims Protection and Welfare Act of 2019
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2019-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB481IntroAsylum Protection Act of 2019 This bill shortens the current deadline for an asylum application from one year to 30 days from the date an asylum seeker enters the United States, and requires an applicant who arrives at a designated port of entry to b...
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB649IntroUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB643IntroBE SAFE Act Border Enforcement, Security, And Funding Enhancement Act
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2019-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB636IntroVenezuela Temporary Protected Status Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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