US Congress Representative Barbara Lee [D]

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USHR834IntroExpressing no confidence in the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and calling for the immediate resignation of the Administrator.
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2018-04-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5563IntroTo amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to revise the food insecurity nutrition incentive.
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2018-04-18
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB5565IntroTo require a study of Federal agencies to determine which Federal agencies have the greatest impact on women's participation in the workforce.
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2018-04-18
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1456IntroShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2017 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a license or permit under certain ci...
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5520IntroVA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2018
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2018-04-16
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5510IntroReentry and Reunification Act of 2018
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2018-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR817IntroPromoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and recognizing April 2018 as Fair Housing Month, which includes bringing attention to the discrimination faced by every-day Americans in the United States in housing and housing-r...
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2018-04-12
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3205-3207)
USHR818IntroRecognizing "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health care crisis in the Black community and the importance of reducing the rate of maternal mortality and morbidity among Black women.
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2018-04-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR820IntroRecognizing the life and significant contributions of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of Nelson Mandela, and an icon in the international fight against apartheid and injustice in South Africa, for her leadership and her devotion to the cau...
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2018-04-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5476IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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2018-04-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHCR117IntroRecognizing the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women.
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2018-04-10
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5457IntroQuality Care for Moms and Babies Act
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2018-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5464IntroPink Tax Repeal Act
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2018-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4851PassKennedy-King National Commemorative Site Act
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2018-04-04
Became Public Law No: 115-163.
USHB2254PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2635 Napa Street in Vallejo, California, as the "Janet Capello Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2635 Napa Street in ...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-142.
USHB3654IntroSpecial Counsel Independence Protection Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General who...
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2018-03-22
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Ms. Jackson Lee. Petition No: 115-9.
USHR799IntroRecognizing March 31 as "César Chávez Day" in honor of the accomplishments and legacy of César Estrada Chávez.
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2018-03-22
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5384IntroDebt-Free College Act
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2018-03-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5391IntroFederal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act This bill requires federal employees furloughed due to a lapse in appropriations that begins on or about March 23, 2018, to be compensated at their standard rate of compensation for the period of such lap...
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2018-03-22
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4300EngrossAdmiral Lloyd R. 'Joe' Vasey Pacific War Commemorative Display Establishment Act
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2018-03-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 360.
USHB4463EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6 Doyers Street in New York, New York, as the "Mabel Lee Memorial Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6 Doyers Street in New Yor...
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2018-03-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5374IntroStudent Non-Discrimination Act of 2018
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2018-03-21
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1988PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1730 18th Street in Bakersfield, California, as the "Merle Haggard Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1730 18th Street...
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2018-03-20
Became Public Law No: 115-140. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2584IntroNational Park Service Legacy Act of 2017 This bill: (1) establishes the National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund, and (2) requires specified amounts of federal mineral revenues that are not otherwise credited, covered, or deposited pursuant to f...
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2018-03-20
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5087IntroAssault Weapons Ban of 2018 This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohi...
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4446IntroTo amend the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to extend the expiration date of the Commission, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to provide that if ...
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2018-03-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2979IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 390 West 5th Street in San Bernardino, California, as the "Jack H. Brown Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 390 West 5...
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2018-03-15
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR644IntroStrongly condemning the slave auctions of migrants and refugees in Libya, and for other purposes. Condemns slave auctions of migrants and refugees in Libya. Calls on the government of Libya to: investigate the existence of slave auctions and forced l...
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2018-03-15
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB1496IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4040 West Washington Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, as the "Marvin Gaye Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4040 West Was...
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2018-03-15
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5308IntroWomen's History and Nineteenth Amendment Centennial Quarter Dollar Coin Program Act
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2018-03-15
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5271IntroTiahrt Restrictions Repeal Act This bill amends several appropriations laws to remove limitations on the authority of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to conduct activities related to the administration of federal firearms laws...
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2018-03-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR774IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4760) to amend the immigration laws and the homeland security laws, and for other purposes. Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4760) to amend the immigration laws and the homeland sec...
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2018-03-13
To House Rules Committee
USHB5223IntroHealth Care Workplace Violence Prevention Act
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2018-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR770IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Social Work Month during March 2018 and World Social Work Day on March 20, 2018. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Social Work Month and World Social Work Day.
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2018-03-09
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5226IntroClean and Efficient Cars Act of 2018
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2018-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB40IntroCommission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans to examine slavery and discrimination in the colonies and the United S...
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2018-03-08
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Jackson Lee asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 40, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB1135EngrossTo reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation program. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to reauthorize for FY2018-FY2024 the Historically Black Colleges and Un...
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2018-03-08
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB1498IntroEnd Racial Profiling Act of 2017 This bill prohibits racial profiling by a federal, state, local, or tribal law enforcement agency or agent. The term "racial profiling" includes the practice of relying on actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national...
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2018-03-08
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Jackson Lee asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1498, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5015IntroSaving America's Pollinators Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB5017IntroHealthy Food Financing Initiative Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Nutrition Committee
USHB5072IntroLiberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to adjust to permanent resident status a qualifying Liberian national who: (1) has been continuously present in the United States between November...
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2018-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5122IntroHBCU Parity Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHCR108IntroOriginal NAACP Resolution of 2018 Recognizes the 109th anniversary of the founding of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Honors the NAACP for its work to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic rig...
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2018-03-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB676IntroExpanded & Improved Medicare For All Act This bill establishes the Medicare for All Program to provide all individuals residing in the United States and U.S. territories with free health care that includes all medically necessary care, such as primar...
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2018-03-07
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Ellison asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 676, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5200IntroHardest Hit Housing Act of 2018
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2018-03-07
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5180IntroTip Income Protection (TIP) Act of 2018
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2018-03-06
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5103IntroGun Violence Prevention and Safe Communities Act of 2018 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the excise tax on the sale of firearms by manufacturers, producers, or importers, to: (1) increase the rate of such tax to 20% on pis...
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2018-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHJR129IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the...
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2018-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR761IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Recognizes and honors the women and organizations in the United States that have fought for and continue ...
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2018-03-01
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
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