US Congress Representative Barbara Lee [D]

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USHB6467IntroCoronavirus Community Relief Act
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2020-04-07
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6430IntroTo require that school food authorities and local educational agencies not collect unpaid meal fees during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6453IntroTo direct the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to report the number of background checks conducted by the National Instant Criminal Background Check System during the month of March 2019 and during the COVID-19 public health emergency,...
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2020-04-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. The bill provides...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6420IntroTo allow 2020 recovery rebates with respect to qualifying children over the age of 16.
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2020-03-31
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6397IntroTo amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6400IntroTo require the release of certain individuals in the custody of the United States because of their risk of exposure during a national emergency, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6390IntroTo require the President to use authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to require emergency production of medical equipment to address the COVID-19 outbreak.
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2020-03-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR908IntroCondemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19. This resolution calls on all public officials to condemn and denounce anti-Asian sentiment, racism, discrimination, and religious intolerance related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus ...
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2020-03-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6383IntroTo provide for research and education with respect to uterine fibroids, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6347IntroTo establish a moratorium on evictions from rental dwelling units during the public health emergency relating to coronavirus, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6356IntroTo protect our Social Security system and improve benefits for current and future generations.
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2020-03-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6363IntroTo amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to halt collection of certain student loans, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR906IntroCalling on the President to invoke the Defense Production Act to respond to COVID-19. This resolution calls on the President to (1) use all relevant authorities of the Defense Production Act to direct the domestic production of supplies to address CO...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3329EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street ...
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2020-03-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 448.
USHB1379IntroEnsuring Lasting Smiles Act This bill requires private health insurance plans to cover diagnosis and treatment services for congenital anomalies and birth defects, such as reconstructive services and prosthetics. Coverage must include services that f...
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2020-03-11
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB2438IntroNot Invisible Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB835EngrossRodchenkov Anti-Doping Act of 2019
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2020-03-11
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHJR76EngrossProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability". This joint resolution nullifies a rule issued by...
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2020-03-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB5068IntroWomen Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5602IntroDomestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 2.
USHB1771EngrossDivided Families Reunification Act This bill directs the Department of State to periodically report to Congress on its consultations with South Korea on potential opportunities to reunite Korean Americans with family in North Korea. The State Departm...
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2020-03-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1133IntroVA Employee Fairness Act of 2019 This bill repeals provisions excluding any matter or question concerning professional conduct or competence; peer review; or the establishment, determination, or adjustment of employee compensation from the applicabil...
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2020-03-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2224IntroHomeless Veterans with Children Reintegration Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to give homeless veterans with dependent children service priority under homeless veterans reintegration programs.
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2020-03-10
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR549IntroReaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity. This resolution reaffirms the House of Representatives' commi...
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHB4194IntroNational Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to designate 9–8–8 as the universal telephone number for a national suicide prevention and mental-health crisis hotline.
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB3957IntroExpanding Broadcast Ownership Opportunities Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to increase diversity of ownership in the broadcasting industry. Specifically, the bill allows companies engaged in the qualifying ...
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2020-03-10
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USHR742IntroRecognizing the continued success of the Food for Peace Act.
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2020-03-10
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5814IntroNo Public Charge Deportation Act of 2019
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5917IntroGun Records Restoration and Preservation Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR863IntroReaffirming the importance of ensuring justice is provided to Malcolm X and the need to reopen the investigation into the assassination of this profound and fearless civil rights leader. This resolution recognizes Malcolm X as a leading figure in the...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5986IntroEnvironmental Justice For All Act
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB6181IntroEnsuring Emergency Food Security Act
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2020-03-10
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR410IntroEncouraging reunions of divided Korean-American families. This resolution calls on the United States and North Korea to reunited Korean-American divided family members with their immediate relatives as a humanitarian policy of immediate concern.
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2020-03-09
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6150IntroPaid Sick Days for Public Health Emergencies and Personal and Family Care Act
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2020-03-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1140EngrossRights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020 This bill modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates person...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2214IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2020-03-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 333.
USHB5581IntroAccess to Counsel Act of 2020 This bill provides various protections for covered individuals subject to secondary or deferred inspections when seeking admission into the United States. Covered individuals include U.S. nationals, lawful permanent resi...
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2020-03-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 332.
USHB6121IntroEnd Outsourcing Act This bill addresses the outsourcing (transfer) of jobs and companies from the United States to low-tax foreign jurisdictions. The bill (1) requires employers to include an outsourcing statement in worker adjustment and retraining ...
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2020-03-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6120IntroFood Worker Pay Standards Act
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2020-03-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6094IntroSudan Democratic Transition, Accountability, and Fiscal Transparency Act of 2020
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2020-03-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6118IntroMenstrual Equity in the Peace Corps Act This bill requires the Peace Corps to ensure access to menstrual hygiene products for its volunteers who require them, either by increasing stipends for such products or providing such products to its volunteer...
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2020-03-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR723IntroEncouraging all nations to end sexual violence against girls through in-country data-driven reforms as demonstrated by multiple African nations.
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2020-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR720IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the International Olympic Committee should correct Jim Thorpe's Olympic records for his unprecedented accomplishments during the 1912 Olympic Games. This resolution expresses the sense of the ...
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2020-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR512IntroCalling for the global repeal of blasphemy, heresy, and apostasy laws. This resolution calls on the President and the Department of State to (1) make the repeal of blasphemy, heresy, and apostasy laws a priority in bilateral relationships between the...
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2020-03-04
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR230IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States condemns all forms of violence against children globally and recognizes the harmful impacts of violence against children. This resolution condemns all forms of violence again...
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2020-03-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR387IntroCondemning continued violence against civilians by armed groups in the Central African Republic and supporting efforts to achieve a lasting political solution to the conflict. This resolution condemns violence against civilians in the Central African...
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2020-03-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2339EngrossProtecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2020 This bill revises requirements related to the safety, sale, and advertisement of tobacco products, including electronic nicotine delivery systems (e.g., e-cigarettes, e-ho...
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2020-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR881IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month and recognizes the women and organizations that continue to promote the teaching of women's history.
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2020-03-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6054IntroREPEAL HIV Discrimination Act of 2020 Repeal Existing Policies that Encourage and Allow Legal HIV Discrimination Act of 2020 This bill concerns the burdens that federal and state laws, policies, and regulations may place upon people living with human...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
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