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USHB7135IntroCIVIL Act Curtailing Insurrection act Violations of Individuals' Liberties Act
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2020-06-08
To House Armed Services 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
USHB6131IntroTo direct the Architect of the Capitol to replace the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber of the United States Capitol with a bust of Thurgood Marshall to be obtained by the Joint Committee on the Library, and for other purpos...
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2020-03-09
To House Administration Committee
USHR886IntroCondemning Charles "Chuck" Schumer, Senator of New York. This resolution condemns Senator Schumer of New York for certain comments made on March 4, 2020, at a rally outside of the Supreme Court.
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2020-03-05
To House Judiciary 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
USHB6042IntroSanctity of Life Act of 2020 This bill declares that (1) human life is deemed to exist from fertilization, without regard to race, sex, age, health, defect, or condition of dependency; and (2) "person" includes all such human life. The bill recognize...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6017IntroTwenty-First Century Courts Act
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2020-02-28
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
USSB3242IntroSafeguarding Americans' Private Records Act of 2020
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2020-01-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB4258PassReauthorizing Security for Supreme Court Justices Act of 2019 This bill permanently authorizes the Marshal of the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Police to provide security protection for Supreme Court Justices (and their official guests) and off...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-75. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2511IntroReauthorizing Security for Supreme Court Justices Act This bill permanently authorizes the Marshal of the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Police to provide security protection for Supreme Court Justices (and their official guests) and officers an...
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2019-11-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 282.
USHR624IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the justices of the United States Supreme Court should make themselves subject to the existing and operative ethics guidelines set out in the Code of Conduct for United States Judges, or shoul...
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB2639IntroRestoring Integrity to America's Elections Act This bill revises provisions regarding the Federal Election Commission (FEC), including to change FEC membership. The bill reduces the number of members of the FEC from eight to five, including by removi...
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2019-10-17
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB4394IntroProtecting Flores Agreement Act This bill prohibits federal funds from being used to violate a 1997 agreement, which is commonly known as the Flores settlement agreement and imposes requirements related to the treatment of detained alien minors.
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR560IntroInquiring whether the House of Representatives should impeach Brett M. Kavanaugh, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States of America. This resolution directs the House Committee on the Judiciary to inquire whether the House of ...
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2019-09-17
To House Rules Committee
USHB4219IntroTo amend title 28, United States Code, to provide that an appeal of an order granting a nationwide injunction issued by a district court of the United States shall lie to the Supreme Court. This bill gives the U.S. Supreme Court exclusive jurisdictio...
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2019-08-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3993IntroAMICUS Act Assessing Monetary Influence in the Courts of the United States Act
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2019-08-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHR465IntroExpressing support for the designation of June 26 as "LGBTQ Equality Day". This resolution expresses support for (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and (2) the des...
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR282IntroA resolution honoring former Associate Justice John Paul Stevens of the Supreme Court of the United States. This resolution honors John Paul Stevens, former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. Specifically, the resolution commends his decades of ...
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2019-07-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5000-5001; text: CR S5017-5018)
USHR382IntroHonoring the 65th anniversary of the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education (347 U.S. 483 (1954)). This resolution honors the 65th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education.
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR201IntroA resolution honoring the 65th anniversary on May 17, 2019, of the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education, 347 U.S. 483 (1954). This resolution honors the 65th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board...
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2019-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1411IntroAMICUS Act Assessing Monetary Influence in the Courts of the United States Act
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2019-05-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR280IntroProtecting the health care of all Americans, especially those with preexisting conditions. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that (1) no American should lose protections for pre-existing conditions due to the enactme...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1612IntroNonpartisan Bill For the People Act of 2019 This bill addresses voter registration, congressional redistricting, election security, political spending, and ethics for the three branches of government. The bill provides for the automatic registration ...
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2019-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2176IntroReturn to Prudent Banking Act of 2019 This bill generally separates the activities of commercial banks and investment banks. Specifically, the bill prohibits an insured depository institution from affiliating with any person or firm engaged principal...
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2019-04-10
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E448)
USHJR52IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of nine justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the U.S. Supreme Court to be comp...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR53IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court be composed of not more than nine justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the U.S. Supreme Court to be composed of...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR150IntroCommemorating the 100th anniversary of the Elaine massacre. This resolution honors the lives and legacies of the unknown number of African Americans who were murdered in Phillips County, Arkansas, 100 years ago.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSJR14IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of not more than 9 justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the...
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2019-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1057IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act This bill establishes a new statutory requirement for the Judicial Conference of the United States (Judicial Conference) to issue a judicial code of conduct for judges and justices of U.S. courts (including Justices of the Su...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB1EngrossFor the People Act of 2019 This bill addresses voter access, election integrity, election security, political spending, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration and voting access and limits re...
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2019-03-14
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 39.
USSB822IntroCameras in the Courtroom Act This bill requires the Supreme Court to permit television coverage of all open sessions of the Court unless it decides by majority vote that allowing such coverage in a particular case would violate the due process rights...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB770IntroSunshine in the Courtroom Act of 2019 This bill establishes a framework to allow federal court proceedings—in district courts, in circuit courts, and at the Supreme Court—to be photographed, recorded, broadcast, or televised. Specifically, it aut...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Judiciary 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. (TXT | PDF)
USHB518IntroTo bar Supreme Court decisions in certain Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act cases from citation. This bill bars the Supreme Court from citing for the purpose of precedence [sic] in all future cases the following Supreme Court decisions conce...
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2019-02-25
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB531IntroFirst Responder Fair RETIRE Act First Responder Fair Return for Employees on Their Initial Retirement Earned Act of 2019 This bill allows disabled federal first responders (e.g., law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, and f...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1256IntroFirst Responder Fair RETIRE Act First Responder Fair Return for Employees on Their Initial Retirement Earned Act of 2019 This bill allows disabled federal first responders (e.g., law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, and f...
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2019-02-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB767IntroTo designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 180 West Main Street in Abingdon, Virginia, as the "H. Emory Widener, Jr., Federal Building and United States Courthouse". This bill designates the federal building and U.S. co...
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2019-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB393IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act This bill establishes a new statutory requirement for the Judicial Conference of the United States (Judicial Conference) to issue a judicial code of conduct for judges and justices of U.S. courts (including Justices of the Su...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHCR11IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that the Supreme Court misinterpreted the First Amendment to the Constitution in the case of Buckley v. Valeo. This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the Supreme Court misinterpreted the First...
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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.
USHB264EngrossFinancial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2019 TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Department of the Treasury Appropriations Act, 2019 This title provides appropriations to the Department of the Treasury for Departmental Offices, ...
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2019-01-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 9.
USSB71IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill codifies certain Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations that govern the appointment, oversight, and removal of a special counsel. Additionally, the bill provides new statutory limitations and ...
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2019-01-09
To Senate Judiciary 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.
USHB197IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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