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USHR432IntroCondemning the attacks on peaceful protesters and supporting an immediate peaceful transition to a civilian-led democratic government in Sudan.
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2019-06-12
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4440-4441)
USSR221IntroA resolution recognizing the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre and condemning the intensifying repression and human rights violations by the Chinese Communist Party and the use of surveillance by Chinese authorities, and for other pur...
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2019-06-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 05/23/2019 S3114-3116)
USHR393IntroRemembering the victims of the violent suppression of democracy protests in Tiananmen Square and elsewhere in China on June 3 and 4, 1989, and calling on the Government of the People's Republic of China to respect the universally recognized human rig...
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2019-06-04
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB178IntroUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs various U.S. government bodies to prepare reports on China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence shall repo...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USHB1994EngrossSetting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 This bill modifies the requirements for employer-provided retirement plans, individual retirement accounts (IRAs), and other tax-favored savings accounts. With respect to employer-prov...
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2019-06-03
Received in the Senate.
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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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 106.
USSB1025IntroVERDAD Act of 2019 Venezuela Emergency Relief, Democracy Assistance, and Development Act of 2019
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 101.
USHR400IntroSupporting efforts to strengthen democracy in Hungary and its alliance with the United States.
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2019-05-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR396IntroAuthorizing and directing the Committee on the Judiciary to investigate whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise the power vested by article 1, section 2, clause 5 of the Constitution in respect to acts of miscond...
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2019-05-23
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E669)
USHB2949IntroNorth Korea Policy Oversight Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB598IntroGeorgia Support Act
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2019-05-22
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USHB2615IntroUnited States-Northern Triangle Enhanced Engagement Act
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2019-05-22
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USHR345IntroRecognizing widening threats to freedoms of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of democracy, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority of the United States in p...
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2019-05-22
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USHB2037IntroSaudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1445IntroCentral America Reform and Enforcement Act
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2019-05-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2682IntroAgricultural News and Rural Content Act of 2019
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2019-05-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2641IntroFree Press Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To House Oversight and Reform 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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2019-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR284IntroOpposing fake news and alternative facts.
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1684IntroJournalist Protection Act
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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
USSR179IntroA resolution recognizing widening threats to freedoms of the press and expression around the world, reaffirming the centrality of a free and independent press to the health of democracy, and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority of the Unite...
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2019-05-01
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR325IntroTo express the sense of the House of Representatives that all briefings held by the President or Federal agencies should be made available to the press, except for under circumstances that are consistent with Federal law. This resolution expresses th...
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2019-04-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2327IntroBurma Political Prisoners Assistance Act
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2019-04-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR169IntroA resolution requesting a statement under section 502B(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 with respect to violations of human rights by the Government of Saudi Arabia.
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2019-04-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR142IntroA resolution condemning the Government of the Philippines for its continued detention of Senator Leila De Lima, calling for her immediate release, and for other purposes.
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2019-04-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR249IntroExpressing support for Ukraine in its upcoming elections and opposing any Russian interference in Ukraine's elections.
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2019-04-02
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHR282IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the importance of local print and digital journalism to the continued welfare, transparency, and prosperity of government at every level and the continuation and freedom of the United Sta...
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2019-04-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1945IntroBerta Caceres Human Rights in Honduras Act
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2019-03-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB949IntroFor the People Act of 2019
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2019-03-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB941IntroSection 331 Obligation Clarification Act
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2019-03-28
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1916IntroSave Community Newspaper Act of 2019
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2019-03-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB854IntroEnhancing Human Rights Protections in Arms Sales Act of 2019
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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
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1EngrossAutomatic Voter Registration Act of 2019 Conflicts from Political Fundraising Act of 2019 Connecting Lobbyists and Electeds for Accountability and Reform Act or the CLEAR Act Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2019 Democracy...
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2019-03-14
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 39.
USSR109IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the March 31, 2019, presidential election in Ukraine.
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2019-03-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB751IntroJournalist Protection Act
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2019-03-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB649IntroUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1471IntroSaudi Nuclear Nonproliferation Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB612IntroSaudi Nuclear Nonproliferation Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1383IntroVietnam Human Rights Act
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2019-02-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1355IntroTo posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal to Simeon Booker in recognition of his achievements in the field of journalism, including his reporting during the Civil Rights movement and his social and political commentary.
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2019-02-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB544IntroA bill to require the Director of National Intelligence to submit to Congress a report on the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and for other purposes.
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2019-02-25
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USSR73IntroA resolution calling on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to immediately release Saudi Women's Rights activists and respect the fundamental rights of all Saudi citizens.
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2019-02-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB482IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2019
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2019-02-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB480IntroCountering the Chinese Government and Communist Party's Political Influence Operations Act This bill directs the Department of State and the Department of Homeland Security to devise a long-term strategy to counter the Chinese government's political ...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1111IntroDepartment of Peacebuilding Act of 2019 This bill establishes a Department of Peacebuilding in the executive branch, dedicated to peacebuilding, peacemaking, and the study and promotion of conditions conducive to both domestic and international peace...
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2019-02-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB428IntroFreedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2019
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2019-02-07
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB398IntroSaudi Arabia Accountability and Yemen Act of 2019
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2019-02-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB194IntroIran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act
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2019-01-31
To House Subcommittee on Trade
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