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USSB4239Intro
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A bill to establish a democracy advancement and innovation program, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-18
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR631Intro
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A resolution prohibiting the imposition of vaccination, testing, and masking requirements relating to COVID-19 for Senate Pages.
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2022-05-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR606Intro
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A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of "National High School Seniors Voter Registration Day".
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2022-05-02
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB4085Intro
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Requires each state to implement a preregistration process under which individuals age 16 or older may apply to register to vote in federal elections. Further, states must ensure that eligible preregistered individuals are registered to vote in feder...
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2022-04-26
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB4738Engross
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Directs the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to establish a history project to be known as the COVID-19 American History Project to collect and make publicly available individual stories and records of experiences during the COVID-...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3634Intro
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A bill to create a point of order requiring an inflation impact report with any legislation that makes discretionary appropriations.
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2022-02-10
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3547Intro
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Authorizes the National Museum of African American History and Culture to carry out educational programs and related activities. Such activities include developing and making available accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to promote the under...
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2022-02-01
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USSB3528Intro
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Prohibits for-profit corporations from establishing or operating a separate segregated political fund (commonly known as a political action committee or PAC). Existing funds must terminate not later than one year after the date of enactment of this b...
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2022-01-20
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USSB3485Intro
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Prohibits requiring voters to present vaccine passports or other information regarding their COVID-19 vaccination status, and also restricts masking requirements, for voting in federal elections. Specifically, the bill makes it unlawful for any state...
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2022-01-12
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USSB3495Intro
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A bill to create a point of order against spending that will increase inflation unless inflation is not greater than 4.5 percent, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-12
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USSR478Intro
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A resolution amending rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate to increase the voting threshold to invoke cloture on general appropriation bills during periods of high inflation.
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2021-12-14
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USSB3358Intro
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Authorizes Hershel Woodrow Williams, who is the last surviving recipient of the Medal of Honor for acts performed during World War II, to lie in state in the Capitol rotunda upon his death.
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2021-12-09
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3345Intro
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Prohibits contributions or donations by foreign nationals in connection with state or local ballot initiatives or referenda.
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2021-12-08
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSCR21Intro
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A concurrent resolution establishing deadlines for the Joint Committee of Congress on the Library to approve or deny the statue of the Reverend William Franklin "Billy" Graham, Jr., for placement in the National Statuary Hall.
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2021-11-16
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3165Intro
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Establishes certain requirements for disbursing unused funds after a federal election. The bill also requires former candidates serving as registered lobbyists or foreign agents to comply with disbursement requirements. Specifically, the bill require...
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2021-11-04
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USSB3136Intro
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Prohibits contributions or donations by foreign nationals in connection with state or local ballot initiatives or referenda.
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2021-11-02
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USSCR18Intro
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A concurrent resolution requiring the Architect of the Capitol, the Secretary of the Senate, and the Chief Administrative Officer of the House of Representatives to contract with food service contractors and vending machine contractors for the Capito...
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2021-11-01
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USSB2939Intro
25%
Directs the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to establish a program to support state and local governments in the transition to ranked choice voting (a system in which voters rank candidates in order of preference). Specifically, the EAC must pro...
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2021-10-05
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USSB2929Intro
25%
A bill to establish a Joint Select Committee on Afghanistan to conduct a full investigation and compile a joint report on the United States withdrawal from Afghanistan.
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2021-10-04
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USSB2696Intro
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Requires a state or jurisdiction that requires a vaccine passport or other documentation with respect to a COVID-19 vaccine to also require voter identification for federal elections.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2626Intro
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A bill to enhance protections for election records.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2615Intro
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Addresses the right to vote in federal elections. Specifically, the bill declares that every citizen of legal voting age shall have the fundamental right to vote in federal elections. In addition, the bill prohibits federal, state, and local governme...
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2021-08-04
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR327Intro
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A resolution amending the Standing Rules of the Senate to require inflationary impact statements in committee reports.
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2021-07-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2460Intro
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Establishes the Twentieth Amendment Section Four Panel, which must recommend to Congress model legislation to resolve any vacancy created by the death of a candidate in a contingent presidential or vice-presidential election. Such panel terminates 90...
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2021-07-22
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USSB2366Intro
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Provides for the removal of certain statues and busts from display in the Capitol. The bill directs the Joint Committee on the Library to remove the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court chamber of the Capitol and replace it with a bust...
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2021-07-15
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USSB2328Intro
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Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to develop a plan for providing end-to-end electronic voting services (e.g., services for registering to vote and returning a ballot) in participating states for absent uniformed service members who are deploy...
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2021-07-13
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USSB2155Intro
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Establishes certain federal criminal offenses related to voting and sets forth additional requirements for federal elections. The bill makes it a crime to (1) intimidate, threaten, coerce, or harass an election worker (i.e., an election official, a p...
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2021-06-21
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USSB2117Intro
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Sets forth provisions related to voting and the administration of federal elections. Specifically, the bill requires states to ensure that voters wait no more than 30 minutes at any polling place to cast their vote in a federal election, establishes ...
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2021-06-17
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USSB1786Intro
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Requires certain disclosures for recurring political contributions or donations. Specifically, the bill requires any person who is soliciting a recurring contribution or donation for a political committee, an independent expenditure, or an electionee...
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2021-05-24
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USSR212Intro
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This resolution requires the Office of the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper of the Senate to establish a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program through which certain veterans may participate in a two-year fellowship in the personal office of a Senator.
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2021-05-13
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USSR204Intro
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This resolution establishes the Select Committee on the Outbreak of the Coronavirus in China to investigate the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in or around Wuhan, China. The committee must conduct a study and submit a final rep...
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2021-05-11
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USSB1539Intro
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Prohibits states from restricting the donation of food or nonalcoholic beverages to individuals who are outside of the entrance of a polling place for a federal election if such items are distributed without regard to electoral participation or polit...
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2021-05-10
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USSB1470Intro
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Addresses voting accessibility for individuals with disabilities and older individuals. First, the bill establishes the Office of Accessibility within the Election Assistance Commission (EAC). The office must serve as the advocate on behalf of voters...
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2021-04-29
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USSR201Intro
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This resolution sets forth procedures that allow Senators to cast their votes from outside of the Senate chamber. Specifically, these votes may be cast using certain technology approved by the Secretary of the Senate and Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeep...
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2021-04-29
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USSB1130Intro
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Addresses the casting of ballots in federal elections. Specifically, the bill requires individuals to provide proof of identification for absentee and in-person voting.
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2021-04-14
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USSB1030Intro
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Prohibits the use of federal funds for permanent fencing around the perimeter of any U.S. Capitol buildings or grounds. On January 7, 2021, in response to the previous day's events, razor wire fencing was erected to secure the perimeter of the U.S. C...
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2021-03-25
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USSB1032Intro
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Requires the Joint Committee on the Library to enter into an agreement to obtain a statue of Shirley Chisholm, the first African American woman elected to Congress. The committee shall place the statue in a permanent public location in the U.S. Capit...
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2021-03-25
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USSB954Intro
25%
Expands voter registration and voting access. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration by requiring states to (1) make available online voter registration, (2) establish automatic voter registration systems, (3) permit same-day voter registr...
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2021-03-24
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USSB850Intro
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Revises the notification requirement for campaign contributions of $1,000 or more. Specifically, the bill applies this requirement to (1) any political committee, not just a candidate's principal campaign committee; and (2) cumulative contributions o...
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2021-03-18
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USSR119Intro
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This resolution establishes in the Senate the Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Program under which certain family members of a member of the Armed Forces who is a hostile casualty or died from a training-related injury may serve a 12-month f...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB663Intro
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Directs the Joint Committee on the Library to accept from the Harriet Tubman Statue Commission of Maryland the donation of a statue of Harriet Tubman, which the Architect of the Capitol shall place in a prominent, permanent location in the U.S. Capit...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB640Intro
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Directs the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to provide grants to institutions of higher education to reduce tuition for state or local election officials, employees of such election officials, and employees of the EAC who are enrolled in accredi...
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2021-03-09
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USSB519Intro
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Temporarily suspends federal election security grants and conditions receipt of future grants on certain state certifications. The bill also requires a study on the 2020 presidential election. Specifically, the bill suspends through July 1, 2022, ele...
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2021-03-02
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USSR84Intro
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This resolution prohibits the Senate from considering any measure unless the text of the measure has been publicly available in electronic form for the mandatory minimum review period, and it requires each Senator to certify that they have read a mea...
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2021-03-01
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB501Intro
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Establishes a point of order in the Senate against considering legislation that includes an earmark. An earmark is generally any congressionally directed spending, tax benefit, or tariff benefit that benefits a specific entity, state, locality, or co...
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2021-03-01
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USSCR7Intro
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This concurrent resolution commends the service and professionalism of the U.S. Capitol personnel who ensured Congress was able to continue operating in the wake of the security breach on January 6, 2021, and it expresses appreciation for the members...
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2021-03-01
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USSB514Intro
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Requires the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain, and the Architect of the Capitol to permanently install in the U.S. Capitol or on the U.S. Capitol Grounds, a monument honoring Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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2021-03-01
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USSR80Intro
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This resolution establishes the Senate Human Rights Commission to (1) serve as a forum for bipartisan discussion of international human rights issues and promotion of internationally recognized human rights as enshrined in the Universal Declaration o...
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2021-03-01
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USSB459Intro
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Addresses issues involving voter registration, casting of ballots, and tabulation of ballots in federal elections. Specifically, regarding voter registration for federal elections, the bill prohibits the use of automatic voter registration systems, r...
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2021-02-25
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USSB443Intro
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Addresses campaign finance, including by expanding the prohibition on campaign spending by foreign nationals, requiring additional disclosures of campaign expenditures, and requiring additional disclosures regarding certain political advertisements. ...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
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