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USHB7856IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-10-30
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 463.
USHB8109IntroNonpartisan Postmaster General Act of 2020 This bill restricts the political activities of the members of the Postal Service Board of Governors, including the Postmaster General and the Deputy Postmaster General. Specifically, the bill prohibits (1) ...
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2020-10-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 462.
USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB1321PassDefending the Integrity of Voting Systems Act This bill broadens the definition of protected computer, for purposes of computer fraud and abuse offenses, to include a computer that is part of a voting system.
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2020-10-20
Became Public Law No: 116-179.
USHR1183IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging continued democratic progress in Ethiopia, and for other purposes.
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2020-10-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR98IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to repeal the twenty-third article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2020-10-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6986IntroProtecting Human Rights During Pandemic Act
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2020-10-01
Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organization Discharged.
USHB8259IntroTo prohibit Russian participation in the G7, and for other purposes. This bill prohibits the use of federal funds to support or facilitate Russia's participation in a proceeding of the Group of Seven (a group consisting of the seven largest major adv...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1121IntroUrging the Government of Burma to hold free, fair, inclusive, transparent, participatory, and credible elections on November 8, 2020.
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1100IntroReaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Mongolia and observing the 30th anniversary of democracy in Mongolia.
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1150IntroUrging the Government of Côte d'Ivoire, opposition leaders, and all citizens to respect democratic principles, refrain from violence, and hold free, fair, transparent, and peaceful elections in October 2020. This resolution calls on Côte d'Ivoire t...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8428IntroHong Kong People's Freedom and Choice Act of 2020
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB8438IntroBelarus Democracy, Human Rights, and Sovereignty Act of 2020
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB8132EngrossAmerican COMPETE Act American Competitiveness Of a More Productive Emerging Tech Economy Act
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2020-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHR1155IntroReaffirming the House of Representatives' commitment to the orderly and peaceful transfer of power called for in the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes. This resolution reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives t...
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2020-09-29
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8161IntroThe One Stop Shop Community Reentry Program Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 455.
USSR718IntroA resolution reaffirming the Senate's commitment to the orderly and peaceful transfer of power called for in the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes. This resolution reaffirms the Senate's commitment to the orderly and peaceful ...
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2020-09-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5855; text: CR S5876)
USHR1114IntroExpressing support for the designation of the month of September as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2020-09-24
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation
USSR719IntroA resolution recognizing September 22, 2020, as "National Voter Registration Day". This resolution recognizes September 22, 2020, as National Voter Registration Day and encourages those eligible to vote to register, verify their personal information ...
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2020-09-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5881; text: CR S5876)
USHB8363IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act
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2020-09-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8338IntroLouise Slaughter Weekend Voting Act
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2020-09-22
To House Administration Committee
USHB8344IntroElection Mail Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To House Administration Committee
USHB4990EngrossElection Technology Research Act of 2020 This bill directs the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other agencies to support research on voting systems. (Sec. 2) NIST, in collaboration wit...
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2020-09-17
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR1120IntroUrging the Government of Tanzania and all parties to respect human rights and constitutional rights and ensure free and fair elections in October 2020, and recognizing the importance of multi-party democracy in Tanzania. This resolution urges Tanzani...
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2020-09-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR701IntroA resolution urging the Government of Burma to hold free, fair, inclusive, transparent, participatory, and credible elections on November 8, 2020.
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2020-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8285IntroElection Fraud Prevention Act
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2020-09-17
To House Administration Committee
USSB4585IntroDelivering for America Act This bill prohibits the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from making changes to operations or levels of service from those that were in effect on January 1, 2020, establishes requirements for the processing of election mail, and ...
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2020-09-16
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR695IntroA resolution designating September 2020 as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2020-09-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR1111IntroSupporting the people of Belarus and their democratic aspirations and condemning the election rigging and subsequent violent crackdowns on peaceful protestors by the Government of the Republic of Belarus.
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2020-09-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1113IntroTo state the need for action on statehood for Puerto Rico if the status wins a majority of the vote on the question in the territory's plebiscite on November 3. This resolution declares that Congress and the President will have a duty to act in 2021 ...
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2020-09-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB8249IntroRemoving Monetary Barriers to Voting Act
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2020-09-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR689IntroA resolution condemning the crackdown on peaceful protestors in Belarus and calling for the imposition of sanctions on responsible officials.
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2020-09-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB8228IntroOur Lawn Act This bill prohibits certain political events from being held on federal property. Specifically, the bill explicitly prohibits conventions of national political parties and fundraising events for congressional, presidential, and vice-pres...
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2020-09-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4561IntroNonpartisan Postmaster General Act This bill restricts the political activities of the members of the Postal Service Board of Governors, including the Postmaster General and the Deputy Postmaster General. Specifically, the bill (1) prohibits the Post...
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2020-09-10
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB51EngrossWashington, D.C. Admission Act This bill admits certain portions of Washington, DC as the 51st state. The bill defines state as the State of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth. TITLE I--STATE OF WASHINGTON, D.C. Subtitle A--Procedures for Admission (S...
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2020-09-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 522.
USHB8015EngrossDelivering for America Act This bill prohibits the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from making changes to operations or levels of service from those that were in effect on January 1, 2020, establishes requirements for the processing of election mail, and ...
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2020-09-08
Received in the Senate.
USSB4540IntroPoll Worker Recruitment Act of 2020
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2020-09-08
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB8189IntroTo amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit a State from counting a ballot cast in an election for Federal office which is received by the State after the date of the election. This bill generally prohibits states from counting ballots tha...
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2020-09-08
To House Administration Committee
USHR1099IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 22, 2020, as "National Voter Registration Day". This resolution supports the designation of National Voter Registration Day.
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2020-09-04
To House Administration Committee
USHB8119IntroVoter Integrity Protection Act This bill imposes additional immigration-related penalties for aliens who vote in an election for federal office. It shall be an aggravated felony for an alien who is unlawfully present to violate an existing prohibitio...
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2020-08-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8101IntroEvery American Has the Right To Vote Act
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2020-08-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8113IntroPuerto Rico Self-Determination Act of 2020
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2020-08-25
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB8104IntroVote By Mail Stamp Act
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2020-08-25
To House Administration Committee
USHB8092IntroProtecting Democracy by Securing the Right To Vote by Mail Act This bill establishes certain rules for the treatment of absentee ballots in federal elections. Specifically, the bill requires states to allow an individual to (1) submit a request for a...
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2020-08-22
To House Administration Committee
USHB7774IntroDIGITAL Reservations Act Deploying the Internet by Guaranteeing Indian Tribes Autonomy over Licensing on Reservations Act
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2020-08-21
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB8081IntroAmerican Right to Vote Act
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2020-08-21
To House Administration Committee
USHB8072IntroIntegrity of Our Elections Act This bill prohibits an election official from mailing a ballot for a federal election to an individual unless the election official certifies that the individual is eligible to vote.
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2020-08-18
To House Administration Committee
USHB8053IntroProtect the Youth Vote Act of 2020
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2020-08-14
To House Judiciary Committee
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