US Congress Representative Darren Soto [D]

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USHB2382IntroUSPS Fairness Act This bill repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
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2019-12-04
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. DeFazio.
USHB4IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2019 This bill establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices in these areas may take effect. (Preclearance is the process ...
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2019-11-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 258.
USHB3115IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-11-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 257.
USHB5267IntroTo prevent international violence against women, and for other purposes.
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2019-11-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB724PassPACT Act Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act This bill revises and expands criminal provisions with respect to animal crushing. It retains existing criminal offenses that prohibit knowingly creating or distributing an animal crush video using i...
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2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-72.
USHB2423PassWomen's Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins that are emblematic of the women who played a vital role in rallying support for the 19th Ame...
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2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-71.
USHB1446EngrossMultinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill directs the U.S. Postal Service to sell each copy of the Multinational Species Conservation Fund Semipostal Stamp and notify Congress when all copies have...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB737EngrossShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins, except for certain dogfish fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a l...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1309EngrossWorkplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in the health care and social service sectors. Specifically, Labor must promulgate an occupational s...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3884IntroMORE Act of 2019 Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB5221IntroTo declare a national goal that the United States achieve a 100 percent clean economy by not later than 2050, and for other purposes.
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2019-11-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB535IntroPFAS Action Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to designate all perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances as hazardous substances within one year of enactment of this bill.
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 19.
USHB3851IntroTravel Promotion, Enhancement, and Modernization Act of 2019 This bill extends funding for Brand USA, the Corporation for Travel Promotion, through FY2027 and raises the fee for using the electronic system for travel authorization.
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR575IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all stakeholders in the deployment of 5G communications infrastructure should carefully consider and adhere to the recommendations of "The Prague Proposals". This resolution expresses the sens...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB307IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Preservation Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally si...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHCR76IntroRecognizing the significance of equal pay and the disparity in wages paid to Latina women in comparison to men.
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2019-11-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1865EngrossNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins that are emblematic of the Nati...
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2019-11-19
ORDER OF BUSINESS - Mr. McGovern asked unanimous consent that it be in order at any time to take from the Speaker's table the bill H.R. 1865, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or her designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment submitted for printing by Representative Lowey of New York in the portion of the Congressional Record designated for that purpose in clause 8 of rule XVIII; that the Senate amendment and the motion be considered as read; that the motion be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; that the previous question be considered as ordered on the motion to adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question; and that House Resolution 708 be laid on the table. Objection was heard.
USHB1603IntroAlan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 47 - 1.
USHB3702EngrossReforming Disaster Recovery Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2339IntroReversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 24.
USHB4634EngrossTerrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through 2027 the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program within the Department of the Treasury. The Government Accountability Office must report on insurance coverage of cyb...
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2019-11-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB5182IntroTo prohibit the Department of Defense from deploying strategic assets of the United States in the Republic of Turkey. This bill prohibits the use of funds made available to the Department of Defense beginning in FY2020 for the deployment of any strat...
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2019-11-19
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4789IntroTo allow Federal law enforcement officers to purchase retired service weapons, and for other purposes.
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4730IntroAdvancing Gun Safety Technology Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the National Institute of Justice to establish a pilot program to make grants to small business concerns for the development of gun safety technology.
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5114IntroStop EITC and CTC Seizures Act
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2019-11-15
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4718IntroPolling Access Safety Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1773EngrossRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB5080IntroHOPE for Victims of Human Trafficking Act Help Obtaining Presumption of Exoneration for Victims of Human Trafficking Act
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2019-11-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1980IntroSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. The bill establishes a council, tha...
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2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 230.
USHJR79IntroRemoving the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.
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2019-11-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB5068IntroWomen Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act
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2019-11-13
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB5062IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9930 Conroy Windermere Road in Windermere, Florida, as the "Officer Robert German Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9...
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2019-11-13
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4957IntroNative American Child Protection Act
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2019-11-13
[Hearing: Dec 5 @ 10:00 am]

Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR692IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week beginning on November 11, 2019, as "National School Psychology Week".
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2019-11-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5036IntroPut Patients First Act
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2019-11-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5045IntroVeteran Employment and Child Care Access Act of 2019
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2019-11-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1396PassHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of one Congressional Gold Medal to Katherine Johnson, in recog...
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2019-11-08
Became Public Law No: 116-68. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3195IntroLand and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act This bill makes permanent, beginning in FY2020, funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). The President shall annually submit to Congress specified details regarding the allocation...
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2019-11-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 222.
USHB5012IntroInvesting in American Workers Act This bill allows a business-related tax credit for employers who increase worker training expenditures. The credit is equal to 20% of the excess of (1) the qualified training expenditures for the taxable year, over (...
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2019-11-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4890IntroVeteran Deportation Prevention and Reform Act
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2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5028IntroProtecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-11-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4989IntroAccess to AEDs Act
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2019-11-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB35IntroEmmett Till Antilynching Act
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2019-10-31
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 212.
USHB1373EngrossGrand Canyon Centennial Protection Act This bill withdraws 1,006,545 acres of federal lands in Arizona, including any land or interest in land acquired by the United States after enactment of this bill, from entry, appropriation, and disposal under t...
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2019-10-31
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4709IntroTake Unsafe Limos Off the Road Act
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2019-10-31
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8682)
USHB4708IntroSAFE Limos Act Safety, Accountability, and Federal Enforcement of Limos Act of 2019
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2019-10-31
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8682)
USHB4965IntroLEARNS Act Leveraging Effective Apprenticeships to Rebuild National Skills Act
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2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4963IntroSIMSA Stop the Importation and Manufacturing of Synthetic Analogues Act of 2019
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2019-10-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4945IntroSafeguarding Medicare Access to Respiratory Therapy Act of 2019
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2019-10-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4674IntroCollege Affordability Act
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2019-10-31
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 22.
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