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USSB4049EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
USHB7797IntroBLUE Pacific Act Boosting Long-term U.S. Engagement in the Pacific Act
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2020-07-30
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3988-3989)
USHB7772IntroTax Parity for U.S. Mutual Funds Act of 2020 This bill establishes international regulated investment companies (IRICs) and specifies rules for the taxation of such companies. An IRIC is a regulated investment company (i.e., a mutual fund) that has a...
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2020-07-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7738IntroClimate-Resilient International Development Optimization Act
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1062IntroAffirming the nature and importance of the United States-Iraq bilateral relationship, including security and economic components of the relationship. This resolution expresses the House of Representatives' support for a sovereign and democratic Iraq ...
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB4272IntroSTRATEGIC Act Strengthening Trade, Regional Alliances, Technology, and Economic and Geopolitical Initiatives concerning China Act This bill contains provisions addressing China and foreign relations generally. The provisions include directing the Dep...
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2020-07-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7703IntroCaribbean Basin Security Initiative Authorization Act
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2020-07-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7667IntroCommerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice (DOJ), the science agencies, and several related agencies. The bill provides a...
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2020-07-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 366.
USHB7440PassHong Kong Autonomy Act This bill imposes sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that materially contribute to China's failure to preserve Hong Kong's autonomy. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal and economic system wit...
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2020-07-14
Became Public Law No: 116-149. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7603IntroImproving Congressional Oversight of CFIUS Determinations Act
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2020-07-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7570IntroTo amend the Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 to facilitate increased equity investments under that Act.
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2020-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7526IntroStop Foreign Payoffs Act This bill prohibits certain government officials and their family members from holding foreign financial interests and also requires divestiture of any such interests in a prescribed manner and time frame. Specifically, the b...
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2020-07-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3798EngrossHong Kong Autonomy Act This bill imposes sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that materially contribute to China's failure to preserve Hong Kong's autonomy. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal and economic system wit...
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2020-06-29
Held at the desk.
USSB3744PassUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 This bill imposes sanctions on foreign individuals and entities responsible for human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous region and requires various reports on the topic. The President shall per...
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2020-06-17
Became Public Law No: 116-145. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7181IntroHolding China Accountable Act
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2020-06-11
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3930IntroMaritime Administration Authorization and Improvement Act
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2020-06-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7083IntroHong Kong Autonomy Act This bill imposes sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that materially contribute to China's failure to preserve Hong Kong's autonomy. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal and economic system wit...
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2020-06-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7007IntroCompensation for Americans Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of State to negotiate with China to secure compensation for China's distortion of information related to the spread of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The bill also c...
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2020-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6863IntroCOVID-19 Accountability Act This bill authorizes sanctions in relation to the Chinese government's response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. It also increases the research tax credit and imposes requirements related to the a...
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2020-05-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3683IntroCOVID-19 Accountability Act This bill authorizes sanctions in relation to the Chinese government's response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. It also increases the research tax credit and imposes requirements related to the a...
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2020-05-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6706IntroTo place temporary restrictions on acquisitions by the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6598IntroSOS ACT Act Secure Our Systems Against China's Tactics Act
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2020-04-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6540IntroAgricultural Security Risk Review Act
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2020-04-17
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6388IntroSpace Technology Advancement Report (STAR) Act of 2020 This bill requires the National Space Council to submit annual reports to Congress on the ability of the United States to effectively compete with foreign space programs and in the emerging comme...
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2020-03-25
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB6152IntroProtecting America From Foreign Investors Compromised by the Chinese Communist Party Act of 2020
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2020-03-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1869EngrossSecure Federal LEASEs Act Secure Federal Leases from Espionage And Suspicious Entanglements Act (Sec. 3) This bill instructs the General Services Administration (GSA), the Architect of the Capitol, or any federal agency (other than the Department of ...
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2020-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB3386IntroProtecting America From Foreign Investors Compromised by the Chinese Communist Party Act of 2020
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2020-03-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB5932EngrossEnsuring Chinese Debt Transparency Act of 2020 This bill states that it is U.S. policy to push for greater transparency with respect to financing provided by China to another country through international financial institutions such as the Internatio...
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2020-03-03
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSCR36IntroA concurrent resolution supporting the Farmers Bill of Rights. This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that (1) it recognizes the many contributions that family farmers and ranchers, including historically underserved farmers and r...
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2020-02-11
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3262IntroTrue Reciprocity Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress on how China's government creates barriers to the work of U.S. diplomats, officials, journalists, businesses, and nongovernmental organizations in China. The...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHCR88IntroSupporting the Farmers Bill of Rights. This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that (1) it recognizes the many contributions that family farmers and ranchers, including historically underserved farmers and ranchers, have made to Am...
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2020-02-06
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB4331EngrossTibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019 This bill modifies and reauthorizes various programs and provisions related to Tibet and China. The President shall provide funds to nongovernmental organizations for projects supporting Tibetan communities in T...
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2020-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5496IntroICELAND Act Iceland Commercial and Economic Leadership for Arctic and National Development Act This bill establishes that a national of Iceland shall be eligible for an E visa (for an investor or trader who is a national of a foreign country with a t...
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5433IntroTransparency in Executive Branch Official Finances Act This bill establishes disclosure requirements for the President, Vice President, and senior government officials, and it establishes penalties for political appointees who engage in certain condu...
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSB1790PassNational 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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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94. (TXT | PDF)
USSB482IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2019 This bill imposes limits on any U.S. withdrawal from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), amends provisions related to cybercrimes, and imposes sanctions on Russian individuals...
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2019-12-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 389.
USSB1830IntroEnergy Security Cooperation with Allied Partners in Europe Act of 2019 This bill establishes and modifies provisions related to U.S. international energy strategy. Applications to export natural gas to North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 334.
USSB2641IntroPromoting American National Security and Preventing the Resurgence of ISIS Act of 2019
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 327.
USHB565EngrossAMIGOS Act Advancing Mutual Interests and Growing Our Success Act This bill makes Portuguese nationals eligible for E-1 and E-2 nonimmigrant visas if the government of Portugal provides similar nonimmigrant status to U.S. nationals. An E-1 visa is fo...
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2019-12-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2926IntroAMIGOS Act Advancing Mutual Interests and Growing Our Success Act This bill makes Portuguese nationals eligible for E-1 and E-2 nonimmigrant visas if the government of Portugal provides similar nonimmigrant status to U.S. nationals. An E-1 visa is fo...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5240IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the look-thru rule for related controlled foreign corporations permanent. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the tax rule exempting dividends, interest, rents, and royalties...
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2019-11-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4863EngrossUnited States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019
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2019-11-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2889IntroNational Security and Personal Data Protection Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the transfer of data to, and storage of data within, foreign countries that threaten U.S. national security. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of State to des...
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2019-11-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4818IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Act of 2019 This bill establishes sanctions related to the provision of vessels for the construction of Russian energy export pipelines. The Department of State must report to Congress (1) a list of vessels engaged...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3407IntroUnited States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019
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2019-11-14
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Davis, Rodney. Petition No: 116-4. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USSB2781IntroA bill to prohibit the involvement of immediate family members of senior United States Government officials with Ukrainian entities. This bill prohibits an immediate relative of certain senior U.S. government officials from having an ownership intere...
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2019-11-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4862IntroUnited States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Extension Act This bill extends through 2024 arrangements that allow certain defense articles to be transferred to Jordan on an expedited basis. The bill also directs the U.S. International Development Finance...
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4695EngrossPACT Act Protect Against Conflict by Turkey Act This bill addresses Turkey's military invasion of northern Syria. The President shall impose visa- and asset-blocking sanctions on specific Turkish officials connected to the invasion. The Department of...
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2019-10-30
Received in the Senate.
USHB2513EngrossCorporate Transparency Act of 2019 This bill requires certain new and existing small corporations and limited liability companies to disclose information about their beneficial owners. A beneficial owner is an individual who (1) exercises substantial...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
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