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USHB2500EngrossNational 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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2020-08-11
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USSB2330EngrossEmpowering Olympic, Paralympic, and Amateur Athletes Act of 2020 This bill establishes safeguards to protect amateur athletes from abuse, including sexual abuse, by coaches and employees in U.S. Olympic and Paralympic sports. The bill establishes (1)...
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2020-08-07
Held at the desk.
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.
USHB4686EngrossSami's Law This bill directs the Department of Transportation to withhold specified graduated percentages of a state's apportionment of certain federal-aid highway funds if the state has not enacted and is not enforcing certain transportation network...
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2020-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USHB5139IntroStop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act This bill establishes formal sexual assault and harassment policies for the transportation industry. Among other things, the bill requires certain passenger transportation carriers, including p...
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2020-07-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 371.
USHB6636IntroNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Improvements Act of 2020 This bill addresses sexual harassment and sexual assault involving personnel of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOA...
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2020-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
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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2020-07-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 490.
USHB2EngrossMoving Forward Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill ext...
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2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
USSR645IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that mob violence should be condemned. This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that vandalism, mob violence, and the mob mentality should be condemned.
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2020-07-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1109IntroMental Health Services for Students Act of 2019 This bill provides specific statutory authority for the Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education) State Educational Agency Grant Program that is administered by the Substance Abuse ...
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2020-06-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB3985IntroJUSTICE Act Just and Unifying Solutions To Invigorate Communities Everywhere Act of 2020
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2020-06-24
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure was not invoked (Record Vote No. 126) entered in Senate.
USHB7206IntroExcessive Force Prevention and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-06-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7196IntroRight to PROTEST Act of 2020
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2020-06-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR622IntroA resolution condemning attacks against members of the media and reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press and peaceful assembly to the health of democracy in the United States. This resolution condemns violence committed against peo...
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2020-06-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3956IntroEnd Police Use of Chokeholds Act of 2020 This bill creates a new condition of eligibility for funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program and the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) program. Specifically, to b...
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2020-06-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3923IntroEmergency Family Stabilization Act
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2020-06-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7131IntroDenial of Rights Prevention and Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-06-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3912IntroJustice in Policing Act of 2020
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7144IntroLaw Enforcement Oversight and Reform Act of 2020
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2020-06-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7095IntroINVEST in America Act Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and ra...
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2020-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB3895IntroEric Garner Excessive Force Prevention Act
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2020-06-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6937IntroCountering Online Harms Act
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR555IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the advocates, counselors, volunteers, and first responders who served survivors on an emergency basis during National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses appreciation of an...
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/4/2020 CR S2216)
USSR560IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2020-05-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 5/6/2020 CR S2293-2294)
USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHCR98IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of GLSEN's 2020 Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools. This resolution supports the g...
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2020-04-24
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6437IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6442IntroProviding Americans Insured Days of Leave Act of 2020
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2020-04-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR894IntroExpressing the continued commitment of the House of Representatives to condemn and prevent the use of sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict as a weapon of war and fully implement the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda. This resolution exp...
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6201PassFamilies First Coronavirus Response Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing paid sick leave, tax credits, and free COVID-19 testing; expanding food assistance and unemployment benefits; and increa...
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2020-03-19
Engrossment Correction
USSB3513IntroProviding Americans Insured Days of Leave Act of 2020
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2020-03-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB227EngrossSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing or murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to provide training to law enforcement agencie...
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2020-03-12
Held at the desk.
USHB2733IntroSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing and murdered Native Americans. The bill requires DOJ to take the following actions: provide traini...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR851IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of February 2020 as "National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month". This resolution supports the designation of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.
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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
USHB5788IntroPreventing Sexual Harassment in Public Housing Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB6150IntroPaid Sick Days for Public Health Emergencies and Personal and Family Care Act
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2020-03-09
To House Education and Labor 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
USSB3415IntroPaid Sick Days for Public Health Emergencies and Personal and Family Care Act
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2020-03-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6031IntroClery Compliance Officer Designation Act of 2020 This bill requires an institution of higher education (IHE) that receives federal aid to designate a compliance officer to carry out the IHE's responsibilities related to (1) collecting campus crime st...
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2020-02-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR480IntroA resolution raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2020 as "National Stalking Awareness Month". This resolution designates January 2020 as National Stalking Awareness Month. Additionally, it does the foll...
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2020-02-27
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR (01/21/2020) S437)
USSB436IntroTransit Worker and Pedestrian Protection Act This bill requires grant recipients under the public transportation safety program who operate a fixed route bus service to (1) develop a risk reduction program for bus operations to improve safety by redu...
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2020-02-25
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3275IntroPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act This bill establishes a new criminal offense for performing or attempting to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the fetus is 20 weeks or more. A violator is subject to criminal penal...
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2020-02-25
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 44. Record Vote Number: 57. (CR S1136)
USSB3272IntroA bill to provide for a safe to report policy relating to alleged instances of sexual assault involving members of the Armed Forces.
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2020-02-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHR817IntroRaising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by expressing support for the designation of January 2020 as "National Stalking Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Stalking Awareness Month....
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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
USHB2153EngrossKeeping Girls in School Act This bill authorizes the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to enter into acquisition, assistance, or financing agreements to address societal, cultural, health, and other barriers that adolescent girls face...
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2020-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5395IntroBack the Blue Act of 2019
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5738IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to implement a safe-to-report policy applicable across the Armed Forces.
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2020-01-30
To House Armed Services Committee
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