Bills Pending US Congress House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties

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USHB3021Intro
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Generally exempts health care professionals and related health care entities (e.g., hospitals and medical clinics) from liability for harm caused in the course of arranging or providing health care services during the COVID-19 public health emergency...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3049Intro
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Prohibits former Members of Congress from lobbying the federal government on behalf of communist countries (or entities that are owned or controlled by such countries) and establishes specific monetary penalties for violations.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR374Intro
25%
This resolution condemns racism in any form, certain remarks made by Lamar County Democratic Chairman Gary O'Connor against Senator Tim Scott, and the Texas Democratic Party's refusal to condemn such remarks.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR363Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the goals and values of the 53rd anniversary of the Fair Housing Act and for efforts to strengthen housing protections, particularly during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3364Intro
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Requires any bill, resolution, or amendment that would increase or decrease federal taxes, fees, or similar amounts to include a description of this effect in its long title or heading. A measure's failure to comply results in a point of order that m...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR388Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that (1) U.S. policy should be to strengthen the Second Amendment rights of Americans, and (2) Congress should never stop fighting to protect the Second Amendment.
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2644Intro
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Authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide funding to states, local governments, or Native American nations to carry out Green New Deal projects, such as projects to clean up pollution, climate adaptation measures, or conse...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR332Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2614Intro
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Cedes certain portions of the District of Columbia to Maryland while retaining particular portions of the District (the Federal District) under the exclusive legislative authority and control of Congress to serve as the permanent seat of the federal ...
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2021-10-19
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USHJR42Intro
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This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution to provide that a new state may only be admitted into the union upon a vote of two-thirds of each chamber of Congress.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR304Intro
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This resolution recognizes the opportunity for Black Maternal Health Week to raise national awareness of the state of Black maternal health in the United States.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR40Intro
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This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of nine Justices consisting of one Chief Justice and eight Associate Justices.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2542Intro
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Prohibits discrimination against survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, or sex trafficking in the sale or rental of housing and other related real estate activities.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2116Intro
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Prohibits discrimination based on a person's hair texture or hairstyle if that style or texture is commonly associated with a particular race or national origin. Specifically, the bill prohibits this type of discrimination against those participating...
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2021-10-19
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USHJR39Intro
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This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of not more than nine Justices.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR344Intro
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This resolution declares racism a public health crisis and supports efforts to address health disparities and inequities across all sectors.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2331Intro
25%
Designates the Honor and Remember Flag, created by Honor and Remember, Inc., as a national symbol to honor service members who died in the line of duty and specifies federal locations and dates for its display.
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2021-10-19
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USHB2192Intro
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Allows certain individuals to sue and recover damages for harm from exposure to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina between August 1, 1953, and December 31, 1987. This action is available only to individuals who were exposed to conta...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2234Intro
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Requires federal health care programs to provide coverage for abortion services and requires federal facilities to provide access to those services. The bill also permits qualified health plans to use funds attributable to premium tax credits and red...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2317Intro
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Prohibits discrimination based on an individual's COVID-19 vaccination status. Specifically, the bill bars certain commercial businesses from discriminating on the basis of an individual's COVID-19 vaccination status. In addition, the bill generally ...
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2021-10-19
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USHJR43Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of nine Justices. If the size of the Supreme Court is increased to more than nine Justices before ratification of this amendment, those additio...
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2021-10-19
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USHB2358Intro
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To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
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USHB2388Intro
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To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require authorized committees and leadership PACs of candidates for election for Federal office to disburse funds remaining unexpended after the date of the election involved, and for other purpos...
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2021-10-19
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USHR279Intro
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This resolution rejects the Supreme Court's decisions in the Insular Cases (a series of cases regarding the application of constitutional rights in U.S. territories) and recognizes that constitutional and democratic principles apply throughout the st...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2224Intro
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Limits the remedies available for certain civil actions involving the deprivation of rights under color of law. Specifically, remedies will be limited to injunctive and declaratory relief for claims where the deprivation of rights consists of violati...
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2021-10-19
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USHB2751Intro
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To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to codify a Federal cause of action and a type of remedy available for individuals significantly exposed to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, to encourage research and accountability for irresponsible disc...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2055Intro
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To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the Rules of the House of Representatives, the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995, the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, the ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2434Intro
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Requires agencies to address and mitigate the disproportionate impact of environmental and human health hazards on communities of color, indigenous communities, and low-income communities resulting from agencies' programs and policies. The bill also ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR284Intro
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This resolution recognizes that all men and women are created equal and honors the contributions of women that have led to a more equal society. The resolution also reaffirms the commitment to pursuing policies that achieve political and social equal...
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2021-10-19
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USHJR45Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment denying the President the power to grant himself a reprieve or pardon for an offense against the United States.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2260Intro
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Codifies the Bill of Rights as part of the U.S. Code.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2768Intro
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Addresses housing affordability and availability, makes certain changes to the estate and gift taxes, and contains other related provisions. The Department of Housing and Urban Development shall provide grants to (1) state and local governments that ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2651Intro
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Cedes the District of Columbia to Maryland after Maryland's acceptance of the retrocession. Furthermore, the bill declares that the National Capital Service Area in the District shall not be ceded and relinquished to Maryland and shall continue to se...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2902Intro
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Prohibits state and local elected officials from lobbying the federal government on behalf of private (i.e., nongovernmental) clients. The bill's restrictions apply to officials who serve in a statewide elected office, a state legislature, an elected...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHCR29Intro
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This concurrent resolution supports the goals and ideals of the National Day of Silence (during which students vow to remain silent to bring attention to the harassment and discrimination faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questi...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR44Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that establishes health care as a right for the people of the United States.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1674Intro
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Provides funds for fair housing organizations and state and local civil rights agencies to respond to and investigate fair housing complaints and housing discrimination resulting from the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR215Intro
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This resolution recognizes the forthcoming centennial of the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921. The resolution acknowledges the historical significance of this event as one of the largest single instances of state-sanctioned violence against Black people i...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1530Intro
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Broadens the scope of lobbying activities that trigger lobbyist registration and disclosure requirements. Specifically, it expands lobbying activities to include legislative, political, and strategic counseling services.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1535Intro
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Addresses foreign influence in higher education and in certain other academic, religious, and artistic pursuits. Current law exempts from foreign agent registration requirements a person engaging in activities in furtherance of religious, scholastic,...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR30Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total expenditures from exceeding total receipts for a fiscal year. The prohibition excludes expenditures for repayment of debt principal and receipts derived from borrowing. For a...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR31Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment declaring that equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any state on account of sex. The resolution specifies that nothing in this constitutiona...
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2021-05-18
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USHR180Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it is the duty of the federal government to expand and strengthen the care economy. The care economy consists of child care, home health, and similar sectors where caregiving is...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1830Intro
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Expands restrictions on post-employment lobbying for senior executive branch personnel. Specifically, the bill prohibits senior personnel (e.g., deputy secretaries) and very senior personnel (e.g., cabinet members) from lobbying agencies for five yea...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1727Intro
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Establishes a new criminal civil rights violation for lynching. Specifically, a person who conspires to commit certain civil rights offenses (e.g., a hate crime act) is subject to criminal penalties.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1470Intro
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Eliminates the defense of qualified immunity in civil actions for deprivation of rights. Qualified immunity is a judicially created doctrine that protects government employees or those acting with state authority from being held personally liable for...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR151Intro
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This resolution condemns and denounces all forms of anti-Asian sentiment, including those related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), and calls on federal law enforcement officials, working with state and local agencies, to take specified s...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1196Intro
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Establishes the Commission for Review and Correction of Historical Injustices to identify, investigate, and review instances of discrimination and other historical injustices carried out by federal agencies. The commission must also periodically reco...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR148Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Marcus Garvey should be recognized as a leader in the struggle for human rights and that the President should take measures to exonerate him of charges brought against him.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1451Intro
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Prohibits a landlord, during a national emergency, from (1) evicting a tenant without a court order, (2) creating a hostile environment for a tenant for the purpose of causing the tenant to vacate, or (3) impairing the habitability of a dwelling for ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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