US Congress Representative Brian Higgins [D]

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USHB1IntroAddresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-03-03
The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 1.
USHB1280IntroTo hold law enforcement accountable for misconduct in court, improve transparency through data collection, and reform police training and policies.
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2021-03-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6IntroTo authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1560IntroTo establish a Federal Advisory Council to Support Victims of Gun Violence.
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2021-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1585IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the treatment of veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of the presumption of service-connection of certain disabilities by the Secre...
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2021-03-03
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5EngrossProhibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity in areas including public accommodations and facilities, education, federal funding, employment, housing, credit, and the jury system. Specifically, the bill defines and i...
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2021-03-02
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 9.
USHB51IntroProvides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB55IntroSpecifies that an offense involving lynching is a hate crime act. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a prison term, a fine, or both.
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1446IntroTo amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee.
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 8 @ 10:30 am]
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1475IntroTo address mental health issues for youth, particularly youth of color, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1320IntroTo amend title 5, United States Code, to establish Juneteenth Independence Day as a Federal holiday, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1334IntroTo amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To House Administration Committee
USHB1321IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the new markets tax credit, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1384IntroTo amend section 303(g) of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 823(g)) to eliminate the separate registration requirement for dispensing narcotic drugs in schedule III, IV, or V (such as buprenorphine) for maintenance or detoxification treatment...
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2021-02-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1227IntroTo establish a public health plan.
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2021-02-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1085IntroTo award three congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police and those who protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021.
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2021-02-18
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1098IntroTo require the chief election officials of the States to provide voter registration forms at certain naturalization proceedings, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-18
To House Administration Committee
USHB1177IntroTo provide an earned path to citizenship, to address the root causes of migration and responsibly manage the southern border, and to reform the immigrant visa system, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1140IntroTo amend title 28, United States Code, to prohibit the exclusion of individuals from service on a Federal jury on account of sexual orientation or gender identity.
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2021-02-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1065IntroTo eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condit...
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2021-02-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR24EngrossThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth an article of impeachment stating that President Trump incited an insurrection against the government of the United States...
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2021-02-13
The Senate adjudges that Donald John Trump, former President of the United States, is not guilty as charged in the Article of Impeachment by Yea-Nay Vote. 57 - 43. Record Vote Number: 59.
USHB1009IntroTo require all Federal agencies to translate COVID-19 materials into multiple languages, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1012IntroTo award a Congressional Gold Medal to the members of the Women's Army Corps who were assigned to the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the "Six Triple Eight".
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2021-02-11
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB963IntroTo amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration.
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2021-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR119IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. Postal Service should restore mail delivery service standards to those of July 1, 2012.
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2021-02-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR114IntroThis resolution urges the U.S. Postal Service to take steps to ensure the continuation of its six-day mail delivery service.
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2021-02-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB928IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the child tax credit fully refundable, establish an increased child tax credit for young children, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB935IntroTo amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to exempt from registration brokers performing services in connection with the transfer of ownership of smaller privately held companies.
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2021-02-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB908IntroTo amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for Federal Exchange outreach and educational activities.
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2021-02-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR104IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the federal government has a duty to develop a holistic agenda to respond to racial injustice, unemployment, the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic, and climate ...
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2021-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHR109IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. Postal Service should continue door delivery for all customers.
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2021-02-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR108IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that U.S. Postal Service employees are frontline essential workers and must be prioritized accordingly for purposes of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) vaccine distributions...
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2021-02-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB849IntroTo amend the America COMPETES Act to establish certain scientific integrity policies for Federal agencies that fund, conduct, or oversee scientific research, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB842IntroTo amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
[Hearing: Mar 8 @ 10:30 am]
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB848IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for renewable energy and energy efficiency, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB804IntroTo provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB793IntroTo establish a $120,000,000,000 Restaurant Revitalization Fund to provide structured relief to food service or drinking establishments, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB695IntroRepeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2021-02-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB707IntroDirects the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops and the 3133d Signal Service Company, known as the Ghost Army, collectively, i...
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2021-02-02
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR89IntroThis resolution expresses support for a National Day of Mourning for the lives lost as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).
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2021-02-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHCR12IntroThis concurrent resolution calls for the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee to recommend that the Postmaster General issue a commemorative postage stamp honoring the Buffalo Soldiers.
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2021-02-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB666IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for public health research and investment into understanding and eliminating structural racism and police violence.
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2021-02-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR74IntroThis resolution recognizes Black History Month as an important time to reflect on the significant contributions of African Americans in the history of the United States, including in the Armed Forces.
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2021-02-01
To House Armed Services Committee
USHCR13IntroThis concurrent resolution recognizes the difficult challenges Black veterans faced when returning home after serving in the Armed Forces, their heroic military sacrifices, and their patriotism in fighting for equal rights and for the dignity of a pe...
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2021-02-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7IntroAddresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex. Specifically, it (1) limits an employer's defense that a pay differential is based on a factor other than sex to only bona fide job-related factors in wage discrimination claims, (2) enhances nonreta...
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2021-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB603IntroTo provide for increases in the Federal minimum wage, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHCR9IntroThis resolution mourns the death of U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian D. Sicknick, and it honors his lifelong commitment to service and his selfless acts of heroism on January 6, 2021.
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2021-01-28
To House Administration Committee
USHB556IntroEstablishes that a foreign nongovernmental organization shall not be disqualified from receiving certain U.S. international development assistance solely because the organization provides medical services using non-U.S. government funds if the medica...
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2021-01-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB574IntroDirects the Department of the Treasury, not later than March 1, 2021, to carry out a public outreach program to inform certain individual taxpayers of their potential eligibility for the earned income and child tax credits. The Inspector General for ...
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2021-01-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB613IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on the deduction for certain taxes, including State and local property and income taxes.
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2021-01-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
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