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USHB13IntroCommitment to American Security Act
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2020-10-27
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB8124EngrossCriminal Judicial Administration Act of 2020
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2020-10-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5986IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act This bill establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities...
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2020-10-01
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB4775IntroDelivering Immediate Relief to America's Families, Schools and Small Businesses Act
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2020-10-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 564.
USHB3225IntroRestoring Community Input and Public Protections in Oil and Gas Leasing Act of 2019
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2020-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 15.
USHB8363IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act
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2020-09-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5053EngrossJustice for Juveniles Act
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2020-09-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB8335IntroCongressional Subpoena Compliance and Enforcement Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8270IntroI am Vanessa Guillen Act of 2020
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2020-09-16
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB8249IntroRemoving Monetary Barriers to Voting Act
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2020-09-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB683Intro(PRRADA) Puerto Rico Recovery Accuracy in Disclosures Act of 2019 ) This bill requires professionals employed in debt adjustment cases involving Puerto Rico to file verified statements disclosing their connections with the debtor, creditors, and othe...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB7638IntroRestoring Worker Power Act of 2020
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2020-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USSB4537IntroRECOVERY Act Reinvigorating the Economy, Creating Opportunity for every Vocation, Employer, Retiree & Youth Act
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2020-09-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8110IntroCampus Free Speech Restoration Act
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2020-08-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4483IntroCampus Free Speech Restoration Act
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2020-08-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7935IntroWhistleblower Protection Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-08-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7941IntroDistrict of Columbia Courts Improvement Act of 2020
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2020-08-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4401IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act This bill establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB4317IntroSAFE TO WORK Act Safeguarding America's Frontline Employees To Offer Work Opportunities Required to Kickstart the Economy Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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.
USHB7506IntroJustice for Victims of Lawless Cities Act of 2020
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2020-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB7171IntroEnd Double Taxation of Successful Consumer Claims Act This bill allows a deduction from gross income (above-the-line deduction) for attorney fees and court costs in connection with a claim of a consumer protection violation.
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2020-06-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3912IntroJustice in Policing Act of 2020
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2020-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6656IntroCoronavirus Workers' Compensation for TSA Employees Act This bill entitles certain employees of the Transportation Security Administration who are diagnosed with COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) during a specified period to federal workers' ...
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2020-06-01
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security
USHB7012IntroProtecting Democracy From Disinformation Act
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2020-05-26
To House Administration Committee
USHB6718IntroFarm System Reform Act of 2020
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2020-05-06
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB6204IntroCamp Lejeune Justice Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5935IntroLawful Interstate Transportation of Firearms Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5991IntroPart-Time Worker Bill of Rights Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB6048IntroSpecial Needs Tax Credit Act This bill allows an income-based tax credit, up to $5,000 in a taxable year, for legal expenses paid to establish a legal guardianship of a disabled family member.
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2020-03-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6017IntroTwenty-First Century Courts Act
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3358IntroPart-Time Worker Bill of Rights Act of 2020
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2020-02-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB311IntroBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill establishes requirements for the degree of care a health care practitioner must exercise in the event a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion. A health care practitioner...
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2020-02-25
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 56 - 41. Record Vote Number: 58. (CR S1136)
USHB5884IntroLegal Assistance to Prevent Evictions Act of 2020
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2020-02-13
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB130IntroBorn-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act This bill establishes requirements for the degree of care a health care practitioner must exercise in the event a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion. A health care practitioner...
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2020-02-11
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB5830IntroPreventing Foreign CENSORSHIP in America Act Preventing the Foreign Coercive Export of Non-consensual Speech and Orwellian Restrictions by Superpowers Hoping to Intimidate People in America Act
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2020-02-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5395IntroBack the Blue Act of 2019
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5478IntroInventor Rights Act This bill establishes additional protections for a patent owned by the inventor of the patented invention or an entity controlled by that inventor. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shall not reexamine or review an inventor-own...
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB3221IntroFarm System Reform Act of 2019
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2020-01-21
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5634IntroTo amend title II of the Social Security Act to require that past-due benefits be paid prior to the payment of social security representative fees, and for other purposes.
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2020-01-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3139IntroLawful Interstate Transportation of Firearms Act
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2019-12-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5265IntroHolocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR702IntroRecognizing that the United States has a moral obligation to meet its foundational promise of guaranteed justice for all. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the federal government should begin a large-scale effor...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4978IntroOnline Privacy Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSR453IntroA resolution honoring the Employees of the Department of State and the United States Agency for International Development, and for other purposes. This resolution honors the employees of the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International D...
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2019-12-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5341IntroDiscouraging Frivolous Lawsuits Act This bill revises requirements concerning (1) citizen suits under the Clean Water Act, (2) permits for wetlands, and (3) wetland mitigation. Litigation costs (including reasonable attorney and expert witness fees) ...
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2019-12-09
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB5318IntroBank Merger Review Modernization Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5127IntroRefuge From Cruel Trapping Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the use or possession of body-gripping traps in the National Wildlife Refuge System. The bill imposes on persons who possess or use such traps in the system (1) for a first offense, a civil f...
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2019-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB4729IntroCourtney Wild Crime Victims' Rights Reform Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4928IntroNew Deal for New Americans Act of 2019
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2019-10-30
To House Judiciary Committee
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