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USHB7120EngrossGeorge Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020 This bill addresses a wide range of policies and issues regarding policing practices and law enforcement accountability. It includes measures to increase accountability for law enforcement misconduct, to e...
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2020-07-02
Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
USSB4011IntroImmigration Enforcement Moratorium Act
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2020-06-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3912IntroJustice in Policing Act of 2020
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB192EngrossTrans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Act This bill provides statutory authority for the Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership, an interagency program launched in 2005 to partner with countries in the Sahel and Maghreb regions of Africa to co...
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2020-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 475.
USSR148IntroA resolution supporting efforts by the Government of Colombia to pursue peace and regional stability. This resolution reaffirms support for the people of Colombia in their pursuit of peace, lauds efforts to bring an end to Colombia's internal armed c...
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2020-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 464.
USSB3548IntroCARES Act Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act This bill addresses economic impacts of, and otherwise responds to, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The bill authorizes emergency loans to distressed businesses, including air carriers...
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2020-06-03
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSR602IntroA resolution recognizing that the murder of George Floyd by officers of the Minneapolis Police Department is the result of pervasive and systemic racism that cannot be dismantled without, among other things, proper redress in the courts. This resolut...
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2020-06-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USHR988IntroCondemning all acts of police brutality, racial profiling, and the use of excessive and militarized force throughout the country. This resolution condemns acts of brutality, racial profiling, and the use of excessive force by law enforcement officers...
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2020-06-01
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB209EngrossPROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act Practical Reforms and Other Goals To Reinforce the Effectiveness of Self-Governance and Self-Determination for Indian Tribes Act of 2019 This bill replaces the Tribal Self-Governance Demonstration Project with the Triba...
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2020-05-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 338.
USHR960IntroRecognizing the right to counsel in civil proceedings.
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6759IntroExecutive Branch Conflict of Interest Act This bill expands and establishes new prohibitions related to conflicts of interest involving certain federal government employees. Specifically, the bill prohibits a federal government employee from acceptin...
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6642IntroCourt Access Amid the Pandemic Act This bill allows U.S. circuit courts to dispose of cases without oral argument or to proceed with oral argument, with the consent of the litigants, via video teleconferencing or telephone conferencing during the COV...
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2020-04-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6593IntroTerritorial Judgeship Retirement Equity Act of 2020
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2020-04-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6277IntroFairness for Families of Fallen Sailors Act
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2020-03-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6100IntroSTOP FGM Act of 2020 Strengthening the Opposition to Female Genital Mutilation Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB3132IntroA bill to extend the Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB5973IntroTo direct the Attorney General, in consultation with the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to establish a pilot program to help State prisons and local jails improve the documentation of incarcerated veterans. This bill directs the Department of Justice...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5717IntroGun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5885IntroFederal Employee Parental Leave Technical Correction Act This bill expands certain paid parental leave benefits to include specified public sector employees, including employees of the Federal Aviation Administration and the Transportation Security A...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB6094IntroSudan Democratic Transition, Accountability, and Fiscal Transparency Act of 2020
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2020-03-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR532IntroA resolution condemning and censuring the Senator from New York, Mr. Schumer. This resolution censures and condemns Senator Schumer of New York for certain statements against Associate Justice Gorsuch and Associate Justice Kavanaugh on March 4, 2020.
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2020-03-05
To Senate Select Ethics Committee
USSB3375IntroState Justice Improvement Act
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2020-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6061IntroState Justice Improvement Act
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2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3374IntroProtecting Jessica Grubb's Legacy Act This bill more closely aligns the federal privacy standards applicable to substance-use disorder patient records with the relevant privacy and de-identification standards applicable to other records that contain ...
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2020-03-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6054IntroREPEAL HIV Discrimination Act of 2020 Repeal Existing Policies that Encourage and Allow Legal HIV Discrimination Act of 2020 This bill concerns the burdens that federal and state laws, policies, and regulations may place upon people living with human...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6037IntroFair Access to Legal Counsel Act of 2020
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5830IntroPreventing Foreign CENSORSHIP in America Act Preventing the Foreign Coercive Export of Non-consensual Speech and Orwellian Restrictions by Superpowers Hoping to Intimidate People in America Act
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2020-02-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3254IntroGun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5345IntroInnocent Party Protection Act
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5417IntroSignificant Transnational Criminal Organization Designation Act
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1029EngrossCourthouse Dogs Act This bill authorizes federal courts to allow a certified facility dog to accompany a witness testifying in a criminal proceeding.
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5298IntroEviction Prevention Act of 2019
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5735IntroJudicial Branch Senior Executive Leave Efficiency and Modernization Act of 2020
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2020-01-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5675IntroSafeguarding Americans' Private Records Act of 2020
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2020-01-30
To House Oversight, Management, and Accountability Committee
USHB5403IntroCourthouse Dogs Act This bill authorizes federal courts to allow a certified facility dog to accompany a witness testifying in a criminal proceeding.
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB3242IntroSafeguarding Americans' Private Records Act of 2020
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2020-01-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5478IntroInventor Rights Act
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB5681IntroProtecting Communities from Hospital Closures Act of 2020 This bill prohibits hospitals from closing unless pursuant to a plan approved by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Specifically, a hospital must (1) notify HHS before closing ...
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2020-01-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB886EngrossVeteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish a Veterans Treatment Court Program to provide grants and technical assistance for state, local, and tribal governments to develop and maintain v...
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2020-01-16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB5645IntroEyes on the Courts Act of 2020 This bill requires U.S. appellate courts to permit the photographing, recording, broadcasting, televising, or streaming of court proceedings unless the presiding judge determines that doing so would violate the due proc...
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2020-01-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1309EngrossCombating Global Corruption Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of State to develop a program to combat corruption in countries that receive U.S. aid. The State Department shall annually report to Congress a tiered list of all countries tha...
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2019-12-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5183IntroBreastfeeding Mothers Jury Duty Exclusion Act of 2019 This bill allows a breastfeeding woman to be excused from federal or District of Columbia court jury service upon request by the individual.
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB2774EngrossVeteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish a Veterans Treatment Court Program to provide grants and technical assistance for state, local, and tribal governments to develop and maintain v...
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2019-12-19
Held at the desk.
USHB5210IntroRefugee Protection Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR698IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the importance of assisting justice-involved veterans. This resolution supports the expansion of the veterans treatment court program, encourages deeper studies into the efficacy of such program...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5053IntroJustice for Juveniles Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
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