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USSR619IntroA resolution to provide for the printing of the Senate Manual for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress.
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2020-06-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2979; text: CR S2976)
USSR604IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Senate should not vote on the nomination of Michael Pack to be Chief Executive Officer of the United States Agency for Global Media unless and until Michael Pack corrects his false statements t...
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2020-06-03
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR605IntroA resolution providing for sufficient time for legislation to be read. This resolution makes it out of order in the Senate to consider any measure or matter until one session day has passed since introduction for every 20 pages included in the measur...
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2020-06-03
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR583IntroA resolution honoring the life and achievements of former United States Senator Thomas Allen Coburn and expressing condolences to the family of Thomas Allen Coburn on his passing. This resolution declares that the Senate (1) has heard with profound s...
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2020-05-22
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR593IntroA resolution to recognize the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and the leadership of its founder, Senator Gaylord Nelson.
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2020-05-20
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR582IntroA resolution designating Michael P. DiSilvestro as Director Emeritus of Senate Security of the United States Senate. This resolution designates Michael P. DiSilvestro as Director Emeritus of Senate Security of the United States Senate, effective May ...
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2020-05-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2483; text: CR S2505-2506)
USSR584IntroA resolution to constitute the majority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen. This resolution designates the majority party's membership on the Senate Select Committee o...
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2020-05-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2508; text: CR S2506)
USHR932IntroExpressing support for honoring the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce 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.
USSR551IntroA resolution providing that the salaries of Senators shall be held in escrow until the Senate has passed legislation that appropriately addresses the COVID-19 outbreak. This resolution requires the Office of the Secretary of the Senate to temporarily...
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2020-03-24
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
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
USSR548IntroA resolution amending the Standing Rules of the Senate to enable the participation of absent Senators during a national crisis. This resolution sets forth procedures that allow Senators to cast their votes from outside of the Senate chamber. Specific...
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2020-03-19
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR855IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should ratify the Rome Statute and join the International Criminal Court. This resolution urges the United States to ratify the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Cou...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB6177IntroMembers of Congress Tax Liability and Garnishment Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Administration Committee
USSR538IntroA resolution authorizing the use of the atrium in the Philip A. Hart Senate Office Building for the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, a semiannual event for the Drug Enforcement Administration. This resolution authorizes the use of the atrium...
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2020-03-10
To Senate Rules And 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
USHJR86IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of consecutive terms that a Member of Congress may serve. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting a person from serving more than two co...
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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
USSR522IntroA resolution electing Robert M. Duncan, of the District of Columbia, as Secretary for the Majority of the Senate. This resolution elects Robert M. Duncan, of the District of Columbia, as Secretary for the Majority of the Senate.
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1234)
USSR508IntroA resolution commemorating the 150th anniversary of the historic seating of Hiram Rhodes Revels as the first African American United States Senator. This resolution commemorates the 150th anniversary of the historic seating of Hiram Rhodes Revels, Se...
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1175-1176; text: CR S1226)
USHR868IntroCondemning the comments of Senator and Democratic Socialist Presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders (I-VT), disregarding the history of systemic human rights abuses, forced indoctrination, and authoritarian actions of the literacy and education polici...
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2020-02-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR501IntroA resolution amending the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials to ensure adequate access to witnesses and documents in impeachment trials of a President or Vice President, and for other purposes. This resol...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR854IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should become a state party to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United S...
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2020-02-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3267IntroMAKE CENTS Act Making Americans Know about Excessive spending through Commonsense Efforts to Notice and Target Shenanigans Act
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2020-02-11
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5769IntroSHAM Act Statement of Harm to the American Majority Act
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2020-02-06
To House Administration Committee
USSR493IntroA resolution to authorize testimony, documents, and representation in United States v. Stahlnecker. This resolution authorizes (1) Sarah Harms and Leah Uhrig, current and former employees, respectively, of Senator Brown's office, and Kylie Rutherford...
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2020-02-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S944-945; consideration: CR S945; text: CR S944)
USSR488IntroA resolution to provide for related procedures concerning the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States. This resolution sets forth the rules governing the final arguments and vote regarding the articles of imp...
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2020-01-31
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 47. Record Vote Number: 32. (text: CR S769)
USSR474IntroA resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of Martin F. McMahon v. Senator Ted Cruz, et al. This resolution authorizes the Senate Legal Counsel to represent Senators Ted Cruz, Lindsey Graham, Mitch McConnell, and...
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2020-01-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S279; consideration: CR S261; text: CR S279)
USHR798EngrossAppointing and authorizing managers for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States. This resolution (1) appoints Representatives Schiff, Nadler, Lofgren, Jeffries, Demings, Crow, and Garcia of Texas as managers to cond...
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2020-01-15
Received in the Senate.
USSR471IntroA resolution authorizing the taking of a photograph in the Chamber of the United States Senate. This resolution suspends Senate rules prohibiting the taking of pictures in the Senate Chamber to permit the taking of an official photograph of the swear...
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2020-01-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S235; text: CR S248)
USHB5535IntroTaiwan Envoy Act This bill requires the President to appoint the Director of the American Institute in Taiwan with the advice and consent of the Senate. The director shall have the rank and status of Ambassador at Large. (The United States officially...
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2020-01-14
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USSR468IntroA resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Jocelyn Burdick, former United States Senator for the State of North Dakota. This resolution declares that (1) the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death...
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2020-01-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S163; text: CR S163)
USSR467IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the House of Representatives should, consistent with its constitutional obligations, immediately transmit the 2 articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump passed by the House of Repr...
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2020-01-09
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR780IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that upon adoption by the House, the Speaker of the House is required to transmit without delay articles of impeachment to the Senate and must do so immediately. This resolution (1) disapproves of ...
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2020-01-08
To House Ethics Committee
USSR463IntroA resolution amending the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials. This resolution amends Rule I of the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials. Specifically, the resol...
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2020-01-06
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR464IntroA resolution to constitute the majority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen. This resolution designates the majority party's membership on specified Senate committees f...
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2020-01-06
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S27; text: CR S25)
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)
USSR459IntroA resolution to constitute the majority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen. This resolution designates the majority party's membership on the Senate Select Committee o...
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2019-12-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7234; text: CR S7213)
USHB5526IntroTerritorial Representation in the Senate Act
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2019-12-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
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.
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSR455IntroA resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the Case of Richard Arjun Kaul v. Senator Charles Schumer, et al. This resolution authorizes the Senate Legal Counsel to represent Senator Schumer in the case of Richard Arjun Ka...
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2019-12-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7033; text: CR S7032)
USHR697IntroRecognizing the significance of the genuine autonomy of Tibet and the Tibetan people and the work His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has done to promote global peace, harmony, and understanding. This resolution recognizes both the cultural and religiou...
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2019-12-06
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR744IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should amend its rules to require a sitting United States Senator actively seeking election to the Presidency of the United States to recuse himself or herself from the impeachment ...
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2019-12-05
To House Rules Committee
USSR446IntroA resolution authorizing the printing of tributes and other related materials in honor of the late Senator Janet Kay Hagan. This resolution authorizes the printing as a Senate document of a compilation of tributes and other related materials concerni...
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2019-12-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6861; text: CR S6860)
USSR428IntroA resolution authorizing the taking of pictures and filming in the Chamber of the Senate for use by the Capitol Visitor Center. This resolution suspends Senate rules to permit taking pictures of and filming the Senate for up to seven days. The pictur...
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2019-11-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6629; text: CR S6627)
USSR419IntroA resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings. This resolution authorizes a Senator, Senate officer, or Senate employee to (1) collect donations of...
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2019-11-13
Star Print ordered on the resolution.
USSR410IntroA resolution establishing a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program in the Senate. This resolution requires the Office of the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper of the Senate to establish a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program through which certain veterans ...
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2019-11-07
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR397IntroA resolution celebrating the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Mike Mansfield Fellowship Act creating the Mike Mansfield Fellowship Program. This resolution celebrates the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Mike Mansfield Fellowship Pr...
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2019-10-31
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR666IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the ratification of the United Nations Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. This resolution expresses the sense that the Senate should give its advice and consent to the ratificatio...
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2019-10-30
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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