US HB1 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 223-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-01 - Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 179 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1 and H.R. 1280. Rule provides for 1 hour of general debate on H.R. 1 and one motion to recommit. Rule provides for 1 hour of general debate on H.R. 1280 and one motion to recommit.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

To expand Americans' access to the ballot box, reduce the influence of big money in politics, strengthen ethics rules for public servants, and implement other anti-corruption measures for the purpose of fortifying our democracy, and for other purposes.

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Title

For the People Act of 2021

Sponsors

Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD]Rep. Nancy Pelosi [D-CA]Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD]
Rep. James Clyburn [D-SC]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]
Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC]Rep. Ami Bera [D-CA]
Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ]Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH]
Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Bradley Schneider [D-IL]
Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY]
Rep. Christopher Pappas [D-NH]Rep. Cori Bush [D-MO]Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. David Scott [D-GA]
Rep. David Trone [D-MD]Rep. Dean Phillips [D-MN]Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]
Rep. Deborah Ross [D-NC]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]
Rep. Donald Norcross [D-NJ]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Ed Case [D-HI]
Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY]Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]
Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Jared Golden [D-ME]
Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA]Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY]Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Jimmy Gomez [D-CA]
Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT]Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]
Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. Kaialii Kahele [D-HI]
Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]Rep. Kathy Manning [D-NC]Rep. Kweisi Mfume [D-MD]
Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL]Rep. Lisa Rochester [D-DE]Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL]Rep. Lori Trahan [D-MA]
Rep. Luis Correa [D-CA]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH]Rep. Marie Newman [D-IL]
Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA]Rep. Mondaire Jones [D-NY]
Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Nikema Williams [D-GA]Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA]Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]
Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]
Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]
Rep. Sara Jacobs [D-CA]Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]Rep. Sharice Davids [D-KS]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]
Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]Rep. Suzanne Lee [D-NV]
Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL]Rep. Teresa Fernandez [D-NM]
Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Val Demings [D-FL]Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]
Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Angela Craig [D-MN]Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD]Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA]
Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. William Keating [D-MA]Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ]
Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. Chrissy Houlahan [D-PA]
Rep. Cindy Axne [D-IA]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]
Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D-MD]Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO]
Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D-CA]Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX]
Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. Greg Stanton [D-AZ]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]
Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX]Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]Rep. Jahana Hayes [D-CT]Rep. Jake Auchincloss [D-MA]
Rep. Jason Crow [D-CO]Rep. James Himes [D-CT]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Joaquin Castro [D-TX]
Rep. Josh Harder [D-CA]Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA]Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Kim Schrier [D-WA]
Rep. Linda Sanchez [D-CA]Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]
Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]
Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA]Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA]Rep. Ritchie Torres [D-NY]
Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]
Rep. Stacey Plaskett [D-VI]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]
Rep. Thomas Suozzi [D-NY]Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. Tony Cardenas [D-CA]Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX]
Rep. Robert Scott [D-VA]Rep. Colin Allred [D-TX]Rep. Conor Lamb [D-PA]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]
Rep. G. Butterfield [D-NC]Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA]Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA]
Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. John Larson [D-CT]
Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Lucy McBath [D-GA]Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]
Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA]Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]
Rep. Antonio Delgado [D-NY]Rep. Carolyn Bourdeaux [D-GA]Rep. Charlie Crist [D-FL]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D-IL]
Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV]Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Frank Mrvan [D-IN]
Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. Jamaal Bowman [D-NY]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Elizabeth Fletcher [D-TX]
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Marilyn Strickland [D-WA]Rep. Mike Levin [D-CA]Rep. Pete Aguilar [D-CA]
Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR]Rep. Richard Neal [D-MA]
Rep. Sylvia Garcia [D-TX]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]Rep. Al Lawson [D-FL]Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D-AZ]
Rep. Al Green [D-TX]Rep. Marcia Fudge [D-OH]Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ]
Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]Rep. Rebecca Sherrill [D-NJ]Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D-FL]Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA]
Rep. Jennifer Wexton [D-VA]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-01HouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 179 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1 and H.R. 1280. Rule provides for 1 hour of general debate on H.R. 1 and one motion to recommit. Rule provides for 1 hour of general debate on H.R. 1280 and one motion to recommit.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Intelligence (Permanent Select), the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space, and Technology, Education and Labor, Ways and Means, Financial Services, Ethics, Homeland Security, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB65 (Related) 2021-01-04 - Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
HB134 (Related) 2021-01-04 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
HB126 (Related) 2021-01-04 - Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
HB231 (Related) 2021-01-06 - Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
HB403 (Related) 2021-01-21 - Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
HB347 (Related) 2021-01-19 - Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
HB422 (Related) 2021-01-21 - Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Subjects

Accounting and auditing
Administrative law and regulatory procedures
Administrative remedies
Adult day care
Advisory bodies
Alaska Natives and Hawaiians
Appropriations
Assault and harassment offenses
Aviation and airports
Broadcasting, cable, digital technologies
Business ethics
Business records
Census and government statistics
Child care and development
Civil actions and liability
Commemorative events and holidays
Computer security and identity theft
Computers and information technology
Congressional agencies
Congressional districts and representation
Congressional elections
Congressional officers and employees
Congressional operations and organization
Congressional oversight
Constitution and constitutional amendments
Corporate finance and management
Correctional facilities and imprisonment
Department of Commerce
Department of Homeland Security
Department of the Treasury
Digital media
Diplomacy, foreign officials, Americans abroad
Disability and paralysis
Disaster relief and insurance
Due process and equal protection
Educational technology and distance education
Election Assistance Commission
Elections, voting, political campaign regulation
Emergency medical services and trauma care
Employment and training programs
Employment discrimination and employee rights
Espionage and treason
Executive agency funding and structure
Executive Office of the President
Federal appellate courts
Federal district courts
Federal Election Commission (FEC)
Federal officials
Federal-Indian relations
Foreign and international corporations
Foreign language and bilingual programs
Fraud offenses and financial crimes
Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
Government ethics and transparency, public corruption
Government information and archives
Government operations and politics
Government Publishing Office (GPO)
Government studies and investigations
Higher education
House of Representatives
Human rights
Immigration status and procedures
Indian lands and resources rights
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information
Intergovernmental relations
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Internet and video services
Judges
Judicial review and appeals
Juvenile crime and gang violence
Lawyers and legal services
Legal fees and court costs
Legislative rules and procedure
Library of Congress
Licensing and registrations
Members of Congress
Military personnel and dependents
Motor vehicles
Natural disasters
News media and reporting
Northern Mariana Islands
Office of Government Ethics
Performance measurement
Political advertising
Political parties and affiliation
Postal service
Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents
Public contracts and procurement
Public participation and lobbying
Right of privacy
Russia
Securities
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Sovereignty, recognition, national governance and status
State and local government operations
Subversive activities
Supreme Court
Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
Tax-exempt organizations
Technology assessment
Telephone and wireless communication
Television and film
Transportation costs
Travel and tourism
U.S. and foreign investments
U.S. territories and protectorates
Voting rights
Wages and earnings

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