US Congress Representative John Ratcliffe [R]

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USHB4305EngrossPAWS for Veterans Therapy Act Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers for Veterans Therapy Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing post-deployment mental health...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5831IntroProtecting Life in Foreign Assistance Act
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2020-02-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR832IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. This resolution disapproves of certain behavior of Speaker Pelosi during the joint session of Congress held on February 4, 2020.
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2020-02-06
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 - 193 (Roll no. 38). (text: CR H868)
USHR827IntroAffirming that all Chinese companies, private and state-owned, are under the effective control of the Chinese Communist Party.
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2020-02-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB550EngrossMerchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of federal funds for any use of military force in or against Iran unless Congress has either declared war or enacted specific sta...
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2020-01-30
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment.
USHB5345IntroInnocent Party Protection Act
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB5680IntroCybersecurity Vulnerability Identification and Notification Act of 2020
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2020-01-29
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB5596IntroPersonalized Care Act of 2020 This bill revises provisions relating to health savings accounts (HSAs), including to redefine eligible individual for HSA purposes to allow increased participation in HSAs, increase the limit on contributions to HSAs, p...
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2020-01-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR791IntroCondemning the actions of the Government of Iran and supporting the protesters in Iran, their demands for accountability, and their desire for the Government of Iran to respect freedom and human rights. This resolution condemns the actions of Iran wi...
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2020-01-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5562IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4650 East Rosedale Street in Fort Worth, Texas, as the "Dionne Phillips Bagsby Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4650...
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2020-01-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5394IntroStrengthening State and Local Cybersecurity Defenses Act
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2020-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation
USHB1158PassDHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; the ...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-93.
USHB4785IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1305 U.S. Highway 90 West in Castroville, Texas, as the "Lance Corporal Rhonald Dain Rairdan Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at...
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2019-12-19
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB2343IntroPeace and Tolerance in Palestinian Education Act
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2019-12-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2334PassTo designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Odessa, Texas, as the "Wilson and Young Medal of Honor VA Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs i...
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2019-12-13
Became Public Law No: 116-87. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3495IntroImprove Well-Being for Veterans Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants for a period of three years to eligible entities for the provision of suicide prevention services to veterans and their families. Under the...
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2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 16 - 10.
USHB5173IntroTo authorize the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia or its environs, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-05
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB5317IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 315 Addicks Howell Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 31...
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2019-12-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5297IntroCONTRACT Act of 2019 Continuity for Operators with Necessary Training Required for ATC Contract Towers Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
To House Oversight and Reform 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. (TXT | PDF)
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. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5175IntroPipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB4692IntroCountering Turkish Aggression Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5002IntroUnited States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-11-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2505IntroUnauthorized Spending Accountability Act of 2019 This bill establishes a three-year budgetary level reduction schedule with respect to unauthorized programs funded through the annual appropriations process. The term "budgetary level" refers to an all...
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2019-10-30
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management. Hearings held.
USHB4934IntroDignity for Aborted Children Act
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2019-10-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR640IntroCondemning the global persecution of Christians.
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2019-10-25
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB2426EngrossCASE Act of 2019 Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 This bill creates the Copyright Claims Board, a body within the U.S. Copyright Office, to decide copyright disputes. Damages awarded by the board are capped at $30,000. Pa...
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2019-10-23
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 266.
USHB4237IntroAdvancing Cybersecurity Diagnostics and Mitigation Act
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2019-10-23
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB1911IntroSFC Brian Woods Gold Star and Military Survivors Act This bill expands benefits for survivors of members of the Armed Forces. Specifically, it provides commissary and exchange privileges to a remarried former spouse; provides continued eligibility fo...
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2019-10-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB628IntroWINGMAN Act Working to Integrate Networks Guaranteeing Member Access Now Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide veterans with the option to grant read-only access to their records in the databases of the Veterans Ben...
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2019-10-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2819IntroGold Star Families National Monument Extension Act This bill extends through January 2, 2024, the authority of the Gold Star Mothers National Monument Foundation to establish a commemorative work in honor of Gold Star families.
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2019-10-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 193.
USHR634IntroProviding for the consideration of the bill (S. 820) to strengthen programs authorized under the Debbie Smith Act of 2004. This resolution sets forth the rule for consideration of S. 820 (Debbie Smith Act of 2019).
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2019-10-16
To House Rules Committee
USHR630IntroCondemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-10-15
To House Ethics Committee
USHB1590PassTerrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security to develop and conduct an exercise related to the detection and prevention of terrorist and foreign fighter travel. The bill requires the...
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2019-10-09
Became Public Law No: 116-64. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1975IntroCybersecurity Advisory Committee Authorization Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security to establish a cybersecurity advisory committee within the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to consult on the dev...
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2019-09-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB3589EngrossGreg LeMond Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to Greg LeMond, in recognition of his con...
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2019-09-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4399IntroSAVE Moms and Babies Act of 2019 Support And Value Expectant Moms and Babies Act of 2019
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2019-09-20
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHCR58IntroCommemorating the 35th anniversary of the Mexico City policy.
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2019-09-18
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB4009IntroAnti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2019
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2019-08-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1250PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11158 Highway 146 North in Hardin, Texas, as the "Lucas Lowe Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11158 Highway 146 North in Hard...
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2019-08-23
Became Public Law No: 116-55. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3972IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB3954IntroTo amend title 35, United States Code, to include the exclusive economic zone as part of the United States for patent infringement, and for other purposes. This bill establishes that certain activities on or below the waters within the U.S. exclusive...
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB4098IntroHigher Education Reform and Opportunity Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1837EngrossUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act This bill authorizes various joint research and cooperation programs between the United States and Israel, reauthorizes security assistance to Israel, and establishes reporting re...
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3934IntroEqual Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2019
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2019-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Social Security
USHB3930IntroMaximizing America's Prosperity Act of 2019
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2019-07-24
To House Budget Committee
USHR246IntroOpposing efforts to delegitimize the State of Israel and the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement targeting Israel. This resolution opposes the Global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement and other efforts targeting Israel. The r...
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2019-07-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB748EngrossMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an excess benefit (high-cost plans). The repeal applies to taxable years beginning after Decem...
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2019-07-22
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.
USHB553IntroMilitary Surviving Spouses Equity Act This bill updates the Department of Defense's Survivor Benefit Plan and how it operates in relation to other benefits. The plan currently provides a monthly annuity (based on a percentage of a service member's re...
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2019-07-12
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 1.
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