US Congress Representative Joaquin Castro [D]

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USHB3992Intro
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Prohibits employers from limiting, segregating, or classifying job applicants based on an applicant's age.
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2021-10-12
Rule H. Res. 716 passed House.
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.
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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2021-10-05
To House Foreign Affairs 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.
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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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 15.
USHB2748Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to take certain actions promoting the normalization of relations between Israel, Arab states, and other relevant countries and regions. Specifically, the State Department must develop a strategy on expanding and stren...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4785Intro
25%
To support the human rights of Uyghurs and members of other minority groups residing in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and safeguard their distinct identity, 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.
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
USHB5441Intro
25%
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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2021-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3755Engross
50%
To protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 139.
USHB5344Intro
25%
To preserve conditions for, and improve the likelihood of, a two-state solution that secures Israel's future as a democratic state and a national home for the Jewish people, a viable, democratic Palestinian state, an end to Israel's occupation of the...
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2021-09-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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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2021-09-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5275Intro
25%
To establish an independent appeals process relating to assignment restrictions at the Department of State, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4Engross
50%
Establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices may take effect. Preclearance is the process of receiving preapproval from the Department of Justice (DOJ) or...
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2021-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB4811Intro
25%
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate prices of drugs furnished under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5165Intro
25%
To amend titles II and XVIII of the Social Security Act to lower the Medicare eligibility age to 60, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3642PassProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the Harlem Hellfighters, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.
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2021-08-25
Became Public Law No: 117-38. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3812Intro
25%
To encourage Foreign Service officers to serve at the United States mission to the United Nations, increase Federal Government details to international organizations, increase multilateral training at the Department of State, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on International Development, International Organizations and Global Corporate Social Impact
USHR456Intro
25%
Remembering the victims of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre and condemning the continued and intensifying crackdown on human rights and basic freedoms within the People's Republic of China, including the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, by ...
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4213Intro
25%
To establish the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4747Intro
25%
To establish the Open Translation and Analysis Center, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHB4791Intro
25%
To extend the moratorium on residential evictions, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
Mr. Hoyer asked unanimous consent that the Committee on Energy and Commerce be discharged from further consideration of H.R. 4791 and offered an amendment to the bill. Objection heard. (text: CR H4302)
USHR577Intro
25%
Supporting the members of the 87th Texas Legislature who embraced a noble stand against the State's egregious assault on free and fair elections.
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2021-07-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4871Intro
25%
To direct the Federal Communications Commission to take certain actions to increase diversity of ownership in the broadcasting industry, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR496Intro
25%
This resolution supports the work of the United States African Development Foundation as it creates pathways to prosperity for underserved communities on the African continent through community-led development, and it commits to continue supporting t...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4526Intro
25%
To establish an Office of City and State Diplomacy within the Department of State, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 43 - 3.
USHB4589Intro
25%
To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to establish in the Department of State a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer and the Foreign Service Act of 1980 to promote increased diversity and inclusion in the Foreign Service, and f...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR549Intro
25%
Condemning the assassination of the Haitian President, and urging United States and global support of Haitian-led solutions.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4693Intro
25%
To advance targeted and evidence-based interventions for the prevention and treatment of global malnutrition and to improve the coordination of such programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR497Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the murder of Alireza Fazeli Monfared should be investigated and prosecuted and that the practice of honor killings in Iran is a violation of internationally recognized human ri...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4802Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to clarify that charitable organization officials may receive food donations from schools under the food donation program, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4826Intro
25%
To enhance the rights of domestic workers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB903Intro
25%
Modifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USHB4420Intro
25%
To repeal the 25 percent cap on United States contributions to United Nations peacekeeping operations, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4148)
USHB4380Intro
25%
Designates the Healing Garden located at 6900 Delta Drive in El Paso, Texas, as the El Paso Community Healing Garden National Memorial.
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2021-07-24
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB4595Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a program to provide health care coverage to low-income adults in States that have not expanded Medicaid.
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2021-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR277Intro
25%
This resolution reaffirms the House of Representatives' commitment to media diversity and expresses its pledge to eliminate barriers to such diversity.
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2021-07-20
Pursuant to section 7 of H. Res. 535, and the motion offered by Mr. Hoyer, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 678; H.R. 1036; H.R. 1079, as amended; H.R. 1158; H.R. 1250; H.R. 1754; H.R. 1833, as amended; H.R. 1850; H.R. 1871; H.R. 1877, as amended; H.R. 1893; H.R. 1895; H.R. 2118; H.R. 2795, as amended; H.R. 2928; H.R. 2980, as amended; H.R. 3003; H.R. 3138, as amended; H.R. 3223; H.R. 3263; and H.R. 3264; and the following resolutions were agreed to under suspension of the rules: H. Res. 277; and H. Res. 294. (consideration: CR H3715-3730; text: CR H3729)
USHB4533Intro
25%
To amend the General Education Provisions Act to allow the release of education records to facilitate the award of a recognized postsecondary credential.
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2021-07-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB729Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education may award planning and implementation grants to specified educational agencies (e.g., local educational agencies) to improve diversity and reduce or eliminate racial or socioeconomic iso...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB2371Intro
25%
Provides a presumption of service-connection to burn pit-exposed veterans for certain diseases. Under a presumption of service-connection, specific conditions diagnosed in certain veterans are presumed to have been caused by the circumstances of thei...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2432Intro
25%
Extends eligibility for hospital, nursing home, and medical services from the Department of Veterans Affairs to veterans who were exposed to burn pits on or after January 1, 1990, while serving in support of a contingency operation. Burn pits are are...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2601Intro
25%
Implements reporting requirements and policies related to the treatment and documentation of veterans who have been exposed to open burn pits. A burn pit is an area used for burning solid waste in open air without equipment. First, the bill requires ...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB3261Engross
50%
Repeals the January 14, 1991, resolution authorizing the use of military force against Iraq.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3283Engross
50%
To repeal the joint resolution entitled "A joint resolution to promote peace and stability in the Middle East".
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR517Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of a Slavery Remembrance Day and condemns slavery and its progenies.
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2021-07-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4306Intro
25%
To expand employment opportunities for spouses of Foreign Service officers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR186Intro
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This resolution calls on the Russian government to immediately release Trevor Reed, a U.S. citizen, and all other political prisoners. It also condemns the Russian government's use of politically motivated imprisonment.
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2021-06-29
Pursuant to section 8 of H. Res. 504, and the motion offered by Mr. McGovern, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 1500, as amended; H.R. 2471, as amended; H.R. 3261; H.R. 3283, as amended; and H.R. 3385, as amended; and the following resolutions were agreed to under suspension of the rules: H. Res. 186; and H. Res. 402, as amended. (consideration: CR H3258-3262; text: CR H3261)
USHR402Intro
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This resolution urges the President to facilitate private medical supply donations and to deliver urgently needed medical supplies, including oxygen generator plants, to India and countries neighboring India that are facing the spread of COVID-19.
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2021-06-29
Pursuant to section 8 of H. Res. 504, and the motion offered by Mr. McGovern, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 1500, as amended; H.R. 2471, as amended; H.R. 3261; H.R. 3283, as amended; and H.R. 3385, as amended; and the following resolutions were agreed to under suspension of the rules: H. Res. 186; and H. Res. 402, as amended. (consideration: CR H3258-3262; text: CR H3261-3262)
USHB2043Intro
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Replaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4207Intro
25%
To amend title 5, United States Code, to direct the Director of the Office of Personnel Management to make publicly available demographic information regarding political appointees, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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