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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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2019-10-17
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate. (CR S5881)
USHB1014IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act
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2019-10-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 182.
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
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.
USHB2918IntroExtinction Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
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.
USHB4044IntroProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
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2019-09-19
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR562IntroExpressing condolences and long-term support to the people of The Bahamas in the aftermath of the devastating Hurricane Dorian.
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2019-09-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2473IntroExtension of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act
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2019-09-12
To Senate Finance Committee
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.
USHB3799IntroReuniting Families Act
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3960IntroFreedom for Americans to Travel to Cuba Act of 2019
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2019-07-31
To House Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade Committee
USSB2303IntroFreedom for Americans to Travel to Cuba Act of 2019
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2019-07-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2218IntroCovering our FAS Allies Act
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2019-07-23
To Senate Finance Committee
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
USSB1773IntroTerritories Health Equity Act of 2019
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2019-06-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1589IntroDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020
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2019-06-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 116-47. Additional views filed.
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20.
USHB3157IntroWorking Families Tax Relief Act of 2019 This bill increases and revises requirements for the refundable earned income and child tax credits. It also makes similar revisions to the earned income tax credit for residents of Puerto Rico. The bill author...
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2019-06-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR232IntroA resolution calling for the immediate extradition or expulsion to the United States of convicted felons Joanne Chesimard and William Morales and all other fugitives from justice who are receiving safe haven in Cuba in order to escape prosecution or ...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1261EngrossNational Landslide Preparedness Act This bill directs the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a National Landslide Hazards Reduction Program to identify and understand landslide hazards and risks, reduce losses from landslides, protect communi...
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2019-06-04
Received in the Senate.
USHR425IntroRecognizing the significance of National Caribbean American Heritage Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of Caribbean-American Heritage Month. The resolution also affirms that (1) the contributions of Caribbean Americans...
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2019-06-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1025IntroVERDAD Act of 2019 Venezuela Emergency Relief, Democracy Assistance, and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to take various actions to address the political situation in Venezuela. (The United States does not recognize Nicolas Ma...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 101.
USSR215IntroA resolution calling for greater religious and political freedoms in Cuba, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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 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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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USSB499IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act
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2019-05-14
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB1447IntroAgricultural Export Expansion Act of 2019 This bill permits a person subject to the jurisdiction of the United States to provide payment or financing for sales of agricultural commodities to Cuba or to an individual or entity in Cuba.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2649IntroTax Equity and Prosperity for Puerto Rican Families Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2360IntroRenewable Energy for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands Act
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2019-05-07
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB1683IntroNo Stolen Trademarks Honored in America Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB2526IntroUnited States Territorial Relief Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2308IntroTo amend the VA MISSION Act of 2018 to expand the veterans healing veterans medical access and scholarship program to include more students and schools.
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2019-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USSB1312IntroUnited States Territorial Relief Act of 2019
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2019-05-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1898IntroCuba Agricultural Exports Act
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB2047IntroAllied Burden Sharing Report Act of 2019
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2019-04-26
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB2357IntroPuerto Rico Air Cargo Industry Empowerment Act This bill modifies foreign civil aircraft regulation with respect to air cargo in Puerto Rico. Current law prohibits foreign civil aircraft from exchanging cargo in the United States unless the aircraft ...
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB2306IntroPuerto Rico Medicaid Act of 2019
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2019-04-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2310IntroFairness in Medicare Part B Enrollment Act of 2019
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSR35IntroA resolution supporting democratic principles and standards in Bolivia and throughout Latin America.
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2019-04-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2393-2395; text: CR S2394-2395)
USHB2243IntroTerritory Health Insurance Tax Relief Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB1138IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the earned income and child tax credits, and for other purposes.
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2019-04-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2171IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure that certain TRICARE beneficiaries who reside in Puerto Rico may enroll in TRICARE Prime, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Defense to ensure that TRICARE beneficiaries whose...
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2019-04-10
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB529IntroNational Landslide Preparedness Act This bill directs the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to establish a National Landslide Hazards Reduction Program to identify and understand landslide hazards and risks, reduce losses from landslides, protect communi...
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2019-04-03
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB1576IntroEquitable Nutrition Assistance for the Territories Act of 2019 This bill allows Puerto Rico, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands to participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp prog...
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2019-04-03
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB985IntroAllied Burden Sharing Report Act of 2019
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2019-04-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1965IntroPuerto Rico Admission Act
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2019-03-28
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB960IntroWe the People Commission on Full Representation Act of 2019
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2019-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1470IntroAnti-Hunger Empowerment Act of 2019 This bill reduces administrative requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program), authorizes funding to increase access to SNAP offices, and authorize...
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2019-03-27
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB268IntroWILD Act Wildlife Innovation and Longevity Driver Act This bill reauthorizes and revises several wildlife conservation programs, establishes requirements for invasive species management, and requires the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to esta...
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2019-03-26
By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-18.
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