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USSR236IntroA resolution reaffirming the strong partnership between Tunisia and the United States and supporting the people of Tunisia in their continued pursuit of democratic reforms.
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 234.
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.
USHR387IntroCondemning continued violence against civilians by armed groups in the Central African Republic and supporting efforts to achieve a lasting political solution to the conflict.
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2019-09-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1340EngrossEbola Eradication Act of 2019 This bill directs the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to immediately assist in efforts in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DPRC), South Sudan, and Burundi to combat the Ebola outbreak that began in...
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2019-09-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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.
USHB2245IntroCECIL Act Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large Animal Trophies Act This bill addresses international wildlife conservation efforts and trophy hunting. Specifically, this bill restricts (1) the importation or exportation of specie...
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2019-09-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 16.
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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2019-09-18
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Record Vote No. 292) entered in Senate.
USSB2481IntroEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act
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2019-09-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR531IntroExpressing concern over the prevalence of hazardous working conditions for children, especially the worst forms of child labor in the mining of cobalt and other minerals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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2019-07-30
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1837EngrossUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act This bill authorizes various joint research and cooperation programs between the United States and Israel, reauthorizes security assistance to Israel, and establishes reporting re...
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR358IntroCalling on the Government of Cameroon and armed groups to respect the human rights of all Cameroonian citizens, to end all violence, and to pursue a broad-based dialogue without preconditions to resolve the conflict in the Northwest and Southwest reg...
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2019-07-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR458IntroReaffirming the strong partnership between Tunisia and the United States and supporting the people of Tunisia in their continued pursuit of democratic reforms.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHCR50IntroStrongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHR482IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to promote peace and stability in the Gulf region between and among United States allies.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHR501IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on Nelson Mandela International Day.
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2019-07-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR432IntroCondemning the attacks on peaceful protesters and supporting an immediate peaceful transition to a civilian-led democratic government in Sudan. This resolution expresses support for the people of Sudan and their right to peacefully assemble and expre...
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2019-07-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR188IntroA resolution encouraging a swift transfer of power by the military to a civilian-led political authority in the Republic of the Sudan, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-09
S.Amdt.909 Amendment SA 909 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2054IntroA bill to posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith, in recognition of their contributions to the Nation. This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Represe...
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2019-07-08
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSCR21IntroA concurrent resolution strongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-06-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3460IntroEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act
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2019-06-26
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USSR254IntroA resolution commemorating June 20, 2019, as "World Refugee Day".
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2019-06-20
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1819IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Permanent General Provisions Act of 2019
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2019-06-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6EngrossAmerican Dream and Promise Act of 2019 This bill cancels and prohibits removal proceedings against certain aliens and provides such aliens with a path toward permanent resident status. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Ju...
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2019-06-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
USHB3085IntroEbola Eradication Act of 2019
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2019-06-07
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB2214IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2412IntroMuslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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.
USHR375IntroRecognizing the Fifth Anniversary of the Chibok Girls Kidnapping by the Boko Haram Terrorist Organization and calling on the Government of Nigeria to redouble efforts to bring an end to the conflict in northeast and central Nigeria and to provide ass...
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2019-05-16
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB1926IntroProtect Our Liberian Community Act of 2019
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1811IntroCountering the Chinese Government and Communist Party's Political Influence Operations Act This bill directs the Department of State to devise a long-term strategy to counter the Chinese government's political influence operations. The strategy shall...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR161IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of World Malaria Day.
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2019-04-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR170IntroA resolution recognizing the Fifth Anniversary of the Chibok Girls Kidnapping by the Boko Haram Terrorist Organization and calling on the Government of Nigeria to redouble efforts to bring an end to the conflict in northeast and central Nigeria and t...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1162IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the individual tax provisions of the tax reform law, and for other purposes. This bill makes permanent several tax provisions that were enacted in 2017 and are scheduled to expire at...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1123IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2194IntroTo amend chapter 3123 of title 54, United States Code, to protect United States Heritage Abroad.
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2019-04-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2067IntroAid for Trade Act of 2019
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2019-04-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR256IntroRecognizing people of African descent and Black Europeans.
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2019-04-02
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHR258IntroAffirming United States support for the continued implementation of the Treaty of Peace between the Arab Republic of Egypt and the State of Israel.
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2019-04-02
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB1877IntroAfrican Descent Affairs Act of 2019
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2019-04-02
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USSR122IntroA resolution observing the 25th Anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda.
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2019-03-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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.
USHB810IntroTo block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States. This bill prohibits making funds, resources, or fees available to any federal agency to implement or enforce...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1169IntroLiberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act of 2019
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR223IntroAffirming the historical relationship between the United States and the Kingdom of Morocco, condemning the recent provocative actions of the Polisario Front and its foreign supporters, and encouraging efforts by the United Nations to reach a peaceful...
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2019-03-25
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USSR121IntroA resolution congratulating Israel and Egypt on the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty.
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2019-03-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1025IntroUIGHUR Act of 2019 Uighur Intervention and Global Humanitarian Unified Response Act of 2019 This bill imposes sourcing restrictions and export controls related to China's mass detention of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group in Xi...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHCR4IntroCalling for credible, transparent, and peaceful elections in Nigeria, and for other purposes. This concurrent resolution expresses support for peace and democracy in Nigeria, and calls on Nigeria's government and political parties to take all actions...
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR133IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the designation of January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the "International Decade for People of African Descent".
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2019-03-14
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR49IntroSupporting Coptic Christians in Egypt. This resolution acknowledges the importance of the U.S.-Egypt partnership and Egypt's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. It also urges the Egyptian government to enact serious and legitim...
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2019-03-14
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USSB47PassJohn D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act This bill sets forth provisions regarding various programs, projects, activities, and studies for the management and conservation of natural resources on federal lands. Specifically, t...
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2019-03-12
Became Public Law No: 116-9.
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