US Congress Representative Barbara Lee [D]

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USHB5582Intro
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To require reporting of bullying to appropriate authorities and assist with equal protection claims against entities who fail to respond appropriately to bullying, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5593Intro
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To enhance cybersecurity education.
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2021-10-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5595Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of students to participate in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-15
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB5605Intro
25%
To establish a grant program that provides grants to States, Indian Tribal governments, Federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, local governments, and community-based organizations to establish and support PrEP programs, and for oth...
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2021-10-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3992Intro
25%
Prohibits employers from limiting, segregating, or classifying job applicants based on an applicant's age.
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2021-10-12
Rule H. Res. 716 passed House.
USHB2119Intro
25%
Modifies, expands, and reauthorizes through FY2026 the Family Violence and Prevention Services program, which funds emergency shelters and supports related assistance for victims of domestic violence. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of...
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2021-10-12
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 716 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2119, H.R. 3110 and H.R. 3992. The resolution provides that H. Res. 188, agreed to March 8, 2021, is amended by striking "October 27, 2021" each place it appears and inserting "November 18, 2021.
USHR718Intro
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Expressing support for the designation of October 17, 2021, as "National Vitiligo Awareness Day".
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2021-10-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5564Intro
25%
To designate Cameroon under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Cameroon to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5577Intro
25%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3900 Crown Road Southwest in Atlanta, Georgia, as the "John R. Lewis Post Office Building."
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2021-10-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1620Engross
50%
Modifies and reauthorizes through FY2026 programs and activities under the Violence Against Women Act that seek to prevent and respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking. The bill also authorizes new programs, makes c...
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2021-10-05
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHCR48Intro
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This concurrent resolution (1) recognizes the 131 years of significant and meaningful contributions the 1890 Institutions (i.e., historically Black universities established under the Second Morrill Act of 1890) have made to the United States, (2) sup...
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2021-10-05
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB5227Intro
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To amend the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to provide certain benefits to noncitizens, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB5493Intro
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To provide for greater consultation between the Federal Government and the governing bodies and community users of land grant-mercedes in New Mexico, to provide for a process for recognition of the historic-traditional uses of land grant-mercedes, an...
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2021-10-05
To House Natural Resources Committee
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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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 15.
USHB3617Intro
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Decriminalizes marijuana. Specifically, it removes marijuana from the list of scheduled substances under the Controlled Substances Act and eliminates criminal penalties for an individual who manufactures, distributes, or possesses marijuana. The bill...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 15.
USHB5300Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Defense to establish a tiger team to perform outreach regarding the process by which a member of the Armed Forces, discharged on the basis of sexual orientation, may apply for review of the characterization of such discharg...
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2021-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB5410Intro
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To provide for clarification and limitations with respect to the exercise of national security powers, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB5461Intro
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To rescind 1.3 percent of total defense spending and authorize the same amount for international COVID vaccine production and distribution.
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2021-09-30
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5441Intro
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Addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. Specifically, the bill expands soring regulation and enfor...
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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5444Intro
25%
To establish the Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policies in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5473Intro
25%
To designate Indigenous Peoples' Day as a legal public holiday and replace the term "Columbus Day" with the term "Indigenous Peoples' Day", and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3755Engross
50%
To protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 139.
USHB5421Intro
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To amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to provide research and extension grants to combat plant pests and noxious weeds that impact coffee plants, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-29
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR683Intro
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Expressing support for the recognition of September 27, 2021, to October 3, 2021, as "Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Week".
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2021-09-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5344Intro
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To preserve conditions for, and improve the likelihood of, a two-state solution that secures Israel's future as a democratic state and a national home for the Jewish people, a viable, democratic Palestinian state, an end to Israel's occupation of the...
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2021-09-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR670Intro
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Condemning the inhumane treatment of Haitian migrants at the southern border of the United States.
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2021-09-23
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5096)
USHB5314Intro
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To protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB5338Intro
25%
To amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to improve compensation for workers involved in uranium mining, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5170Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend to former members of the Armed Forces, discharged on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, certain benefits furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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2021-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB5307Intro
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To clarify that the Secretary of Health and Human Services has authority to implement a residential eviction moratorium under the quarantine authority vested by the Public Health Service Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB267Intro
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Expands the Department of Agriculture's Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus (WHIP+) to include coverage for losses of crops (including smoke-tainted wine grapes) due to wildfires occurring in calendar year 2020. Under current law, the progr...
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2021-09-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
USHR649Intro
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Supporting the goals and ideals of National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day.
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2021-09-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5285Intro
25%
To amend the CARES Act to extend certain unemployment compensation provisions, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5196Intro
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To expedite application for payment of rental arrearages by landlords and mandate tenant access to financial assistance, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 22.
USHB4Engross
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Establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices may take effect. Preclearance is the process of receiving preapproval from the Department of Justice (DOJ) or...
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2021-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB5253Intro
25%
To amend the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to require disclosure of certain financed emissions, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR633Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
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2021-09-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5226Intro
25%
Increases the maximum prison term for a stalking offense, if the offense is committed with the intent to obtain health care information of an individual or to prevent the health care decisions of an individual.
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2021-09-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4811Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate prices of drugs furnished under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4137Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a veterans visa program to permit veterans who have been removed from the United States to return as immigrants, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4450Intro
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Requires private health insurance plans to cover (1) specified infertility treatments (e.g., in vitro fertilization), if the plan also covers obstetrical services; and (2) fertility preservation services for individuals who undergo medically necessar...
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3665Intro
25%
Designates the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in San Diego, California, as the Jennifer Moreno Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The bill also expresses the sense of Congress that the VA should designate a prom...
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR624Intro
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Affirming the right of all renters to a safe, affordable, and decent home.
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2021-09-07
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR619Intro
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Recognizing the significance of National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Conference Week.
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2021-09-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5165Intro
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To amend titles II and XVIII of the Social Security Act to lower the Medicare eligibility age to 60, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2328Intro
25%
Prohibits state Medicaid programs from covering conversion therapy. The bill defines conversion therapy as any practice or treatment that seeks to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity in exchange for monetary compensation.
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2021-09-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5140Intro
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To establish a process by which the appointment of Supreme Court Justices can occur at regular time intervals, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-31
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR615Intro
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Celebrating the goals and ideals of the first International Day for People of African Descent, particularly the principle that "all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights and have the potential to contribute constructively to the ...
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2021-08-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5131Intro
25%
To amend title III of the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, to award grants to eligible entities to carry out construc...
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2021-08-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3642PassProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the Harlem Hellfighters, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.
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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-38. (TXT | PDF)
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