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SB20IntroPresidential Tax Transparency Act This bill requires the President and certain candidates for President to disclose federal income tax returns for the three most recent taxable years in reports filed with either the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) ...
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2019-01-03
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
SR1IntroA resolution informing the President of the United States that a quorum of each House is assembled. This resolution provides for appointment of a Senate committee joined with a House of Representatives committee to notify the President that a quorum ...
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2019-01-03
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5; text: CR S5)
HB216IntroMain Street Tax Certainty Act This bill makes permanent the tax deduction for qualified business income. (Under current law, the deduction expires after December 31, 2025.)
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2019-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
HB27IntroZero-Baseline Budget Act of 2019 This bill changes the assumptions that the Congressional Budget Office uses to calculate the baseline for discretionary spending. (A baseline is a projection of federal spending and receipts during a fiscal year under...
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2019-01-03
To House Budget Committee
HB159IntroTo require the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish a grant program to address rising costs of tax compliance for small business concerns, and for other purposes.
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2019-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
HB25IntroFairTax Act of 2019 This bill imposes a national sales tax on the use or consumption in the United States of taxable property or services in lieu of the current income taxes, payroll taxes, and estate and gift taxes. The rate of the sales tax will be...
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2019-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
HJR3IntroExpressing support for designation of September 2019 as "Gospel Music Heritage Month" and honoring gospel music for its valuable and longstanding contributions to the culture of the United States. This joint resolution supports the designation of Gos...
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2019-01-03
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
HR21IntroRecognizing and celebrating the 60th anniversary of the entry of Alaska into the Union as the 49th State. This resolution recognizes the 60th anniversary of Alaska becoming a state.
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2019-01-03
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
SR2IntroA resolution informing the House of Representatives that a quorum of the Senate is assembled. This resolution informs the House of Representatives that a quorum of the Senate is assembled.
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2019-01-03
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6; text: CR S6)
HR14IntroAuthorizing the Speaker, on behalf of the House of Representatives, to intervene, otherwise appear, or take any other steps in the case of Texas v. United States, and in any appellate proceedings arising from such case, and for other purposes. This r...
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2019-01-03
To House Rules Committee
HJR4IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms an individual may serve as a Member of Congress. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the House of Representatives t...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
HR11IntroProviding the sense of the House of Representatives that the House should not adjourn until the annual appropriation bills within the jurisdiction of all the subcommittees of the Committee on Appropriations for the current fiscal year are enacted int...
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2019-01-03
To House Appropriations Committee
HB93IntroSame Day Registration Act of 2019 This bill requires states with a voter registration requirement to make same-day voter registration available at the polling place on any day voting is permitted.
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2019-01-03
To House Administration Committee
HB158IntroRehabilitation of Historic Schools Act of 2019 This bill allows rehabilitation expenditures for any building which is a qualified public educational facility to qualify for the rehabilitation tax credit. A "qualified public educational facility" is a...
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2019-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
SB9IntroTraditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2019 This bill exempts traditional large and premium cigars from regulation by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and from user fees assessed on tobacco products by the F...
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2019-01-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
SB5IntroEducational Opportunities Act This bill allows individual taxpayers a tax credit for charitable contributions to a scholarship granting organization. The bill allows a maximum credit amount of $4,500 ($2,250 for a married individual filing a separate...
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2019-01-03
To Senate Finance Committee
HB210IntroPresidential Inaugural Committee Oversight Act This bill requires disbursements by presidential inaugural committees to be reasonable, related to the inaugural ceremony, and reported to the Federal Election Commission (FEC). Currently, there are no r...
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2019-01-03
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
SB17IntroSafe Temperature Act of 2019
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2019-01-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
HR3IntroAuthorizing the Speaker to appoint a committee to notify the President of the assembly of the Congress. This resolution provides for appointment of a House of Representatives committee joined with a Senate committee to notify the President that a quo...
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2019-01-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
HJR13IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the presidential pardoning power. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment denying the President the power to grant himself a reprieve or pardon for an offens...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
HB77IntroInjunctive Authority Clarification Act of 2019 This bill prohibits federal courts from issuing injunctive orders that bar enforcement of a federal law or policy against a nonparty, unless the nonparty is represented by a party in a class action lawsu...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
SB16IntroDefending Domestic Produce Production Act of 2019
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2019-01-03
To Senate Finance Committee
SB4IntroLIFT (Livable Incomes for Families Today) the Middle Class Act This bill establishes a refundable middle class tax credit of up to $3,000 for individuals and up to $6,000 for married individuals filing joint returns. Taxpayers must be at least 18 yea...
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2019-01-03
To Senate Finance Committee
HB102IntroNo Pay Raise for Congress Act
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2019-01-03
To House Administration Committee
HB50IntroGREAT Act Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency Act of 2019 This bill requires the Office of Management and Budget, jointly with the executive department that issues the most federal grant awards, to (1) establish government-wide dat...
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2019-01-03
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
HB191IntroEPIC Act End Pensions in Congress Act This bill excludes future Members of Congress from the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) and requires Members currently enrolled in FERS or the Civil Service Retirement System to opt in to continue their...
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2019-01-03
To House Administration Committee
HB214IntroTo authorize an additional district judgeship for the district of Idaho. This bill increases from two to three the total number of U.S. district court judgeships for the District of Idaho. The President must appoint, with the advice and consent of th...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
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