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USSB1726IntroA bill to ensure high-income earners pay a fair share of Federal taxes.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1025IntroVERDAD Act of 2019 Venezuela Emergency Relief, Democracy Assistance, and Development Act of 2019
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 101.
USHR398IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Green New Deal is antithetical to the principles of free market capitalism and private property rights, is simply a thinly veiled attempt to usher in policies that create a socialist socie...
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2019-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB1553IntroEnd the Threat of Default Act
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2019-05-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2870IntroEnd the Threat of Default Act
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2019-05-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2779IntroLegislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the legislative branch, including the House of Representatives and Joint Items such as the Joint Economic Committee, the Joint Committee on Taxation, the Office ...
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2019-05-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 41.
USSB1463IntroA bill to establish a scorekeeping rule to ensure that increases in guarantee fees of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shall not be used to offset provisions that increase the deficit.
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2019-05-14
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB1456IntroAgency Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR369IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives supporting the Federal workforce.
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2019-05-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2584IntroTo amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings.
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2019-05-08
To House Budget Committee
USSB1361IntroA bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings.
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2019-05-08
To Senate Budget Committee
USHJR55IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSJR19IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require (except during time of war and subject to suspension by Congress) that the total amount of money expended by the United States during any fiscal year not ex...
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2019-05-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2396IntroFull Utilization of the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund Act
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2019-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSR182IntroA resolution recognizing the duty of the Senate to condemn Modern Monetary Theory and recognizing Modern Monetary Theory would lead to higher deficits and higher inflation.
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2019-05-01
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2400IntroAmerican Innovation Act This bill requires certain adjustments to discretionary spending limits in FY2020-FY2024 to accommodate increases in appropriations for agencies that perform basic science research. Adjustments are required for the National Sc...
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2019-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities
USSB1249IntroAmerican Innovation Act This bill requires certain adjustments to discretionary spending limits in FY2020-FY2024 to accommodate increases in appropriations for agencies that perform basic science research. Adjustments are required for the National Sc...
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2019-04-30
To Senate Budget Committee
USHJR50IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution requiring that each agency and department's funding is justified.
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1466IntroNOPE Act No Ongoing Perks Enrichment Act
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSJR18IntroA joint resolution proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2019-04-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2110IntroRelief From Sequestration Act of 2019
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2019-04-04
To House Budget Committee
USSCR11IntroA concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2029.
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2019-04-01
To Senate Budget Committee
USSCR12IntroAn original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2024.
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2019-04-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 50.
USHB850IntroAgency Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHJR51IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2019-03-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1790IntroGiveback Deficit Reduction Act This bill requires appropriations for Member's Representational Allowances for the House of Representatives that remain at the end of a fiscal year to be deposited in the Treasury and used for deficit or debt reduction....
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2019-03-14
To House Administration Committee
USHB1707IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
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2019-03-13
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB768IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
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2019-03-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB761IntroDONATE Act Donations for Our Nation's Advancement, Transformation, and Enhancement Act
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2019-03-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1536IntroProtecting Our Children's Future Act of 2019
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2019-03-05
To House Budget Committee
USSB623IntroDefault Prevention Act
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2019-02-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR149IntroRecognizing the national debt as a threat to national security. This resolution recognizes that the national debt is a threat to national security and that deficits are unsustainable, irresponsible, and dangerous. It also commits to restoring regular...
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2019-02-26
To House Budget Committee
USSR78IntroA resolution recognizing the national debt as a threat to national security. This resolution recognizes that the national debt is a threat to national security and that deficits are unsustainable, irresponsible, and dangerous. It also commits to addr...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB444IntroProtect Our CREDIT Act Protect Our Citizens from Reckless Extortion of our Debt and Irresponsible Tactics Act of 2019
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2019-02-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB179IntroAcre In, Acre Out Act This bill prescribes a new requirement for any acquisition of land by the Department of the Interior or the Department of Agriculture that would result in a net increase of total land acreage under the jurisdiction of the Nation...
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2019-02-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB489IntroSHIELD Act of 2019 Strengthening Homeland Security, Intelligence, and Essential Law Enforcement Departments Act of 2019
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2019-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB1085IntroGive it Back to the Taxpayers Act
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2019-02-07
To House Administration Committee
USSB391IntroA bill to clarify that funding for the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is not subject to the sequester. This bill provides that any sequestration ordered by the President is inapplicable to funding of the Public Company Accounting Oversight...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB392IntroA bill to clarify that funding for the standard setting body designated pursuant to section 19(b) of the Securities Act of 1933 is not subject to the sequester. This bill provides that any sequestration ordered by the President is inapplicable to fun...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB390IntroA bill to clarify that funding for the Securities Investor Protection Corporation is not subject to the sequester. This bill provides that any sequestration ordered by the President is inapplicable to funding of the Securities Investor Protection Cor...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Budget Committee
USHJR40IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring that the Federal budget be balanced. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for tha...
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2019-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB648EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration...
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2019-01-28
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 16.
USHJR28PassFurther Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Sec. 101) This joint resolution provides continuing FY2019 appropriations to several federal agencies through the earlier of February 15, 2019, or the enactment of the applicable appropriations ...
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2019-01-25
Became Public Law No: 116-5. (TXT | PDF)
USSJR5IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring that the Federal budget be balanced. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding tot...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB638IntroCost Estimates Improvement Act
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2019-01-17
To House Rules Committee
USHR6IntroAdopting the Rules of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, and for other purposes. This resolution adopts the Rules of the House of Representatives for the 116th Congress. The resolution adopts the rules of the 115th C...
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2019-01-09
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB44IntroBalanced Budget Accountability Act
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2019-01-08
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB298IntroBalanced Budget Accountability Act
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2019-01-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB21EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencie...
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2019-01-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 5.
USHJR22IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress a...
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2019-01-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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