US Congress Representative James McGovern [D]

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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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2021-10-22
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB5700Intro
25%
To provide individuals who performed rescue, recovery, demolition, debris cleanup, or other related services after the September 11 terrorist attacks an opportunity to adjust their status to that of lawful permanent residents, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4252Intro
25%
To provide additional funding for scholarships for students at 1890 institutions.
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2021-10-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 45 - 3.
USHB5497Intro
25%
To authorize humanitarian assistance and civil society support, promote democracy and human rights, and impose targeted sanctions with respect to human rights abuses in Burma, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-21
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR727Intro
25%
This resolution sets forth the rule for consideration of (1) H.Rept. 117-152 from the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol, and (2) the accompanying resolution that finds Stephen K. Bannon in contempt of...
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2021-10-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5665Intro
25%
To establish in the Department of State the Office to Monitor and Combat Islamophobia, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5666Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand health care and benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs for military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2066Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to prevent disclosing information from applications to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) or U.S. Customs and Border Protection...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2172Intro
25%
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit law enforcement officers from engaging in sexual activity with persons in custody, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2234Intro
25%
Requires federal health care programs to provide coverage for abortion services and requires federal facilities to provide access to those services. The bill also permits qualified health plans to use funds attributable to premium tax credits and red...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2237Intro
25%
Establishes that the maximum number of refugees admitted each fiscal year shall be no less than 125,000 and that the maximum number shall be treated as the numerical goal for refugee admissions for the applicable fiscal year. The President may set a ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2336Intro
25%
To authorize the establishment of HOPE Account Pilot Projects, HOPE Action Plans Pilot Projects, and competitive grants for pilot projects.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2358Intro
25%
To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2395Intro
25%
Establishes requirements for advanced technological false personation records (i.e., deep fakes) and establishes criminal penalties for related violations. Specifically, it requires producers of deep fakes to generally comply with certain digital wat...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2496Intro
25%
Provides for the relief of Lucio Enrique Perez Ortiz, Dora Gonzalez Santizo, and Edvin Oriany Perez Gonzalez.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2495Intro
25%
Provides for the relief of Irida Kakhtiranova.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2096Intro
25%
Prohibits a bankruptcy court from releasing claims against non-debtors brought by states, tribes, municipalities, or the federal government. However, the bankruptcy court may issue a stay not exceeding 90 days regarding such a claim. Complex bankrupt...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB2222Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish standards for facilities holding aliens in its custody, phases out using non-DHS facilities for such purposes, and contains other related provisions. The standards shall comply with the A...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2588Intro
25%
Provides guidance related to veterans and medical marijuana that shall be effective for five years. Specifically, the bill authorizes (1) a veteran to use, possess, or transport medical marijuana in accordance with applicable state or Native American...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2826Intro
25%
To establish a Global Climate Change Resilience Strategy, to authorize the admission of climate-displaced persons, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR332Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2766Intro
25%
Provides various immigration benefits for eligible alien parents (or legal guardians) and minor children who were separated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) between January 20, 2017, and January 20, 2021. Generally, to be an eligible pare...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2192Intro
25%
Allows certain individuals to sue and recover damages for harm from exposure to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina between August 1, 1953, and December 31, 1987. This action is available only to individuals who were exposed to conta...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2716Intro
25%
To suspend certain United States assistance for the Government of Honduras until corruption, impunity, and human rights violations are no longer systemic, and the perpetrators of these crimes are being brought to justice.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2893Intro
25%
Establishes the National Police Misuse of Force Investigation Board as an independent federal entity. Among other duties, the board must investigate deaths that occur in police custody, officer-involved shootings, and uses of force that result in sev...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2377Intro
25%
To authorize the issuance of extreme risk protection orders.
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2021-10-19
[Hearing: Oct 27 @ 10:00 am]
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2116Intro
25%
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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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5581Intro
25%
To expand arts education, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
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.
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
USHR716Intro
25%
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.B. 2119) to amend the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act to make improvements; providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 3110) to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to expand a...
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2021-10-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5517Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to alter the definition of "conviction", and for other purposes.
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2021-10-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5518Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish remote oath ceremonies, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5309Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into contracts to provide individuals dealing with food and nutrition insecurity family-friendly fresh produce, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB5346Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide for the direct certification and enrollment of households of active members of the Armed Forces of the United States in the supplemental nutrition assistance program; and for other purposes.
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2021-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB2915Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that procurement of certain items, such as body armor and other protective gear, meets specified requirements, including that a fraction of procurement funds be used for items manufactured b...
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2021-10-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 96.
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.
USHB5220Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to transition the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-05
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB5227Intro
25%
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
USHR703Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of World Food Day and encourages the people of the United States to observe the days with appropriate ceremonies and activities.
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2021-10-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5482Intro
25%
To amend the Afghan Allies Protection Act to provide special immigrant visas to certain Fullbright Scholars, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1456Intro
25%
To amend the Peace Corps Act to reauthorize the Peace Corps, better support current and returned volunteers, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2734Intro
25%
To improve the reproductive assistance provided by the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs to certain members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and their spouses or partners, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB3485Intro
25%
Imposes visa-blocking sanctions on foreign persons responsible for or complicit in violating the human rights of individuals due to actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, or sex characteristics. The President shall report and period...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3617Intro
25%
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.
USHR336Intro
25%
This resolution implores Russia to present credible evidence of wrongdoing against U.S. citizen Paul Whelan or immediately release him. It also implores Russia to provide unrestricted consular access to Whelan and to ensure that he and all other poli...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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
25%
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
USHB5430Intro
25%
Includes medically necessary cranial prostheses (e.g., wigs) as covered durable medical equipment under the Medicare program.
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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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