US Congress Representative James McGovern [D]

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USHR744Intro
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This resolution condemns Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the international covenants on human rights. Further, it calls on Iran to immediately release all imprisoned or detained Baha'is, and it...
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2022-11-29
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Schakowsky asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H. Res. 744, a bill originally introduced by Representative Deutch, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHR922Intro
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This resolution condemns the use of starvation of civilians as a weapon of warfare. It also calls on the U.S. government to prioritize diplomatic efforts to call out and address instances where hunger and intentional deprivation of food is being util...
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2022-11-29
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB8404Engross
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Provides statutory authority for same-sex and interracial marriages. Specifically, the bill repeals and replaces provisions that define, for purposes of federal law, marriage as between a man and a woman and spouse as a person of the opposite sex wit...
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2022-11-29
Passed Senate under the order of 11/28/22, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 61 - 36. Record Vote Number: 362.
USHB3630Engross
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Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments and other approved items that are prescribed by a physician or other sp...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHCR117Intro
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This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that public health professionals are to be commended and thanked on Public Health Thank You Day for their important contributions to the nation.
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2022-11-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB404Intro
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Addresses certain driftnet fishing. Driftnet fishing is a method of fishing in which a gillnet composed of a panel or panels of webbing, or a series of such gillnets, is placed in the water and allowed to drift with the currents and winds for the pur...
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2022-11-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 402.
USHB9309Intro
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To amend the Animal Welfare Act to provide for greater protection of roosters, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-16
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR1481Intro
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Urging United States policy toward Guatemala to support the rule of law and address challenges of kleptocracy, organized crime, private and public sector corruption, illicit campaign financing, criminalization of and attacks on justice operators, jou...
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2022-11-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5441Engross
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Addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. Specifically, the bill expands soring regulation and enfor...
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2022-11-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7946Intro
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To provide benefits for noncitizen members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 400.
USHB8876Intro
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Reauthorizes through FY2027, increases funding for, and modifies the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program. This program supports home visits for expectant and new parents who live in communities that are at-risk for poor matern...
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2022-11-15
House Committee on Energy and Commerce Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Nov. 30, 2022.
USHR1463Intro
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Supporting the goals and ideals of "move over" laws.
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2022-11-15
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1464, H. Res. 1463 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H8504; text: CR H8504-8505)
USHB9304Intro
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To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide access to counsel for children and other vulnerable populations, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1931Engross
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Increases the authorization of appropriations for the Japanese American Confinement Sites (JACS) grant program, which supports the preservation of U.S. confinement sites that were used to detain Japanese Americans during World War II (i.e., internmen...
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2022-11-14
Star Print ordered on the reported bill.
USHB9291Intro
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To require a report on the death of Shireen Abu Akleh.
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2022-11-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1459Intro
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This resolution recognizes the importance of the contributions and sacrifices made by veterans of the Korean War and Korean Defense Veterans.
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2022-11-10
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2193Intro
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Directs the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to promulgate a standard that requires employers to implement certain measures for protecting workers from heat stress and related illnesses or injuries. Heat stress refers to the load of heat...
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2022-11-07
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 393.
USHJR48Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment providing that the rights protected by the Constitution are the rights of natural persons only. Artificial entities, such as corporations, shall have no rights under the Constitution and are s...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3513Intro
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Provides for 4,000 additional special immigrant visas to qualified nationals of Afghanistan who were employed by or on behalf of the United States or the International Security Assistance Force after October 6, 2001. The visa allotment, in addition t...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR437Intro
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This resolution supports the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Day.
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3614Intro
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Expands access to free sanitary napkins and tampons (i.e., menstrual products) in certain locations and for particular groups. It also requires Medicaid to cover menstrual products, as well as liners, cups, and similar items used by individuals with ...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3548Intro
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Authorizes issuing visas to certain individuals who were previously refused a diversity immigrant visa or admission into the United States because of certain executive orders or the COVID-19 public health emergency. (Diversity immigrant visas are ava...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3580Intro
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Authorizes the Department of Justice to provide grants to state and local governments to make legal counsel available to eligible tenants undergoing eviction proceedings. An eligible tenant is an individual whose income is less than 125% of the feder...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3557Intro
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Establishes various bodies and policies related to border security operations. It also limits when the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may separate a child from a parent or legal guardian. The bill establishes the independent DHS Border Oversig...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3621Intro
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Repeals provisions authorizing the President to apprehend and remove from the United States the citizens of a particular nation, if the United States has declared war against that nation or that nation has threatened an invasion against the United St...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3587Intro
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Establishes tribal consultation procedures for federal agencies. Specifically, the bill requires federal agencies to consult with tribal governments (1) before undertaking any proposed federal activity or finalizing any federal regulatory action that...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHCR106Intro
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This concurrent resolution supports the designation of Malnutrition Awareness Week.
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2022-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHR1451Intro
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This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Further, it expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should continue to raise awareness of and support programs to end domestic viol...
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2022-10-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR1452Intro
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Expressing support for the designation of October 28 as "Oxi Day" to commemorate the anniversary of Greek Prime Minister Ioannis Metaxas' answer of "Oxi!" or "No!" to surrender to the Axis forces, inflicting a fatal wound that helped save democracy f...
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2022-10-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1282Intro
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Provides that combat-disabled uniformed services retirees with fewer than 20 years of creditable service may concurrently receive, without reduction, veterans' disability compensation and retired pay or combat-related special compensation.
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2022-10-25
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 4.
USHB9210Intro
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To waive certain requirements for Community Development Block Grant amounts used for public services activities to prevent, prepare for, and respond to homelessness and emergency rental assistance needs; and for other purposes.
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2022-10-21
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4693PassSets out programs and otherwise directs the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to carry out activities to prevent and treat malnutrition globally. Specifically, USAID may leverage resources to address malnutrition through the Global Nu...
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2022-10-19
Became Public Law No: 117-214.
USHB9202Intro
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To establish the Ralph David Abernathy, Sr. National Historic Site, and for other purposes.
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2022-10-18
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHCR113Intro
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Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972, commonly known as the "Clean Water Act".
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2022-10-17
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHR1435Intro
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Calling on the President to support the creation of a Special Tribunal for the Punishment of the Crime of Aggression against Ukraine.
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2022-10-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB8446Engross
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Reauthorizes through FY2028 activities to implement the Global Food Security Strategy, a whole-of-government strategy to promote global food security, resilience, and nutrition. The bill also modifies aspects of the strategy, such as requiring the st...
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2022-10-11
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB9168Intro
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To require the removal of United States Armed Forces from Saudi Arabia, and for other purposes.
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2022-10-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7701Intro
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Requires employers to make initial and modified disclosures to employees of the terms of their employment, provide such employees with regular paystubs, and make a final payment to an employee for uncompensated work hours within 14 days of the employ...
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2022-10-07
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 388.
USHB9147Intro
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To require the Secretary of State to submit an annual report to Congress regarding the ties between criminal gangs and political and economic elites in Haiti.
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2022-10-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5577PassDesignates 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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2022-10-04
Became Public Law No: 117-184.
USHR1423Intro
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This resolution supports the goals of Mental Illness Awareness Week and supports the designation of a National Student Athlete Mental Health Week. It also encourages the President to issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United States to ...
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2022-10-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8656PassThis act designates the clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Mishawaka, Indiana, as the Jackie Walorski VA Clinic.
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2022-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-179.
USHR1404Intro
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Sets forth the rule for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 6833) to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to establish requi...
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2022-09-30
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB9104Intro
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To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the group of heroic participants in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising who led an armed resistance against Nazi occupiers and fought to preserve and protect the Jewish culture.
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2022-09-30
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB9059Intro
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Prohibits any federal agency from taking any action or extending any assistance that recognizes or implies recognition of Russia's sovereignty over any internationally recognized territory of Ukraine, including its airspace and territorial waters.
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2022-09-29
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Energy, the Environment and Cyber
USHCR110Intro
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This concurrent resolution commends the bravery, courage, and resolve of the women and men of Iran who are (1) participating in the current protests to defend their fundamental human rights, and (2) risking their safety to speak out against the human...
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2022-09-29
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHB5141Intro
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Allows a health center that currently receives funding through a Health Resources & Services Administration Health Center Program grant to use a New Access Point grant to set up a mobile unit regardless of whether the health center also establishes a...
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2022-09-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 384.
USHB9021Intro
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To establish uniform accessibility standards for websites and applications of employers, employment agencies, labor organizations, joint labor-management committees, public entities, public accommodations, testing entities, and commercial providers, ...
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2022-09-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR1400Intro
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Condemning atrocities committed by the Republic of Azerbaijan.
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2022-09-28
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Energy, the Environment and Cyber
USHB6201Engross
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Extends through FY2027 the authority of the National Mall Liberty Fund D.C. to establish a memorial on eligible federal land to honor the slaves and free Black persons who served as soldiers and sailors or provided civilian assistance during the Amer...
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2022-09-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 513.
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