US Congress Representative Pramila Jayapal [D]

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USHR1394Intro
25%
Expressing support for the designation of September 2022 as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2022-09-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB82Intro
25%
Repeals provisions that reduce Social Security benefits for individuals who receive other benefits, such as a pension from a state or local government. The bill eliminates the government pension offset, which in various instances reduces Social Secur...
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2022-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 372.
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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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 46 - 9.
USHB5577Engross
50%
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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2022-09-21
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB4693Engross
50%
Sets 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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2022-09-21
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB5141Intro
25%
Expands and otherwise modifies the allowable uses of New Access Point grant funds. These grants help health centers establish new delivery sites to provide comprehensive primary care to medically underserved populations. Specifically, health centers ...
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 52 - 0.
USHB8770Intro
25%
To modify certain notice requirements, to study certain election requirements, to clarify certain election requirements, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 11.
USHJR98Intro
25%
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding the right to vote.
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2022-09-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8922Intro
25%
To halt removal of certain nationals of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1373Intro
25%
Honoring the life of Dr. Paul Farmer by recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to adopt a 21st-century global health solidarity strategy and take actions to address past and ongoing harms that undermine the health and well-being of people aro...
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2022-09-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1066Engross
50%
Makes changes with respect to the federal cost share for Fire Management Assistance Grants and provides that the federal share shall be not less than 75% of the eligible cost. Specifically, the bill directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FE...
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2022-09-14
Received in the Senate.
USHB6964Intro
25%
Authorizes the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation to lease their land held in trust for a term of up to 99 years. The tribe is located in western Washington State.
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2022-09-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB8793Intro
25%
To repeal the authority under the National Labor Relations Act for States to enact laws prohibiting agreements requiring membership in a labor organization as a condition of employment, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8777Intro
25%
To specify the standards governing claims of consciously parallel pricing coordination in civil actions under the Sherman Act, and to clarify the meaning of contract, combination in the form of trust or otherwise, or conspiracy under the Sherman Act.
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2022-09-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8685Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for special immigrant visas to certain Afghan nationals (and accompanying spouse and children) and addresses related issues. The Department of Homeland Security may provide such visas to Afghan nationals who provided qualifying se...
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2022-08-09
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB263Engross
50%
Revises requirements governing the trade of big cats (i.e., species of lion, tiger, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, or cougar or any hybrid of such species). Specifically, it revises restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats, including to r...
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2022-08-01
Received in the Senate.
USHB1808Engross
50%
Makes it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohibition does not apply to a firearm that is (1) manually operated by bolt,...
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2022-08-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB8605Intro
25%
To provide for cash refunds for canceled airline flights and tickets.
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2022-08-01
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHR1306Intro
25%
Expressing the support of the House of Representatives for the designation of "Public Radio Music Day" and its deep appreciation for the role of public radio music stations in serving listeners, musicians, and hundreds of communities in the United St...
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2022-07-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3771Engross
50%
Authorizes the Department of Health and Human Services to establish programs that support heart-disease research and awareness among communities disproportionately affected by heart disease, including the South Asian population of the United States. ...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4134Intro
25%
Authorizes the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to enter into agreements to address social, cultural, health, and other barriers that adolescent girls face in accessing quality secondary education. The USAID shall seek to ensure that...
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2022-07-28
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB8551Intro
25%
To improve air quality management and the safety of communities using the best available monitoring technology and data.
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2022-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8573Intro
25%
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to classify broadband as telecommunications service.
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2022-07-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2021Intro
25%
Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 21.
USHR517Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of a Slavery Remembrance Day and condemns slavery and its progenies.
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2022-07-27
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1256, H. Res. 517 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H7182-7184; text: CR H7183-7184)
USHB2193Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Labor to promulgate an occupational safety or health standard on prevention of exposure to excessive heat. Excessive heat includes outdoor or indoor exposure to heat at levels that exceed the capacities of the body to maint...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB4277Intro
25%
Prohibits a financial institution from engaging in unfair or deceptive acts in connection with overdraft coverage. Each financial institution that offers overdraft coverage for accounts must disclose overdraft coverage fees. It must also disclose tha...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 22.
USHB8535Intro
25%
To posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Shirley Chisholm.
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2022-07-27
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7946Intro
25%
To provide benefits for noncitizen members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
USHB2920Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Justice (DOJ) to exercise discretion in certain immigration cases. The bill also removes certain requirements related to birthright citizenship. Under this bill, DOJ or DHS may...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
USHB8531Intro
25%
To amend the Federal Rules of Evidence to limit the admissibility of evidence of a defendant's creative or artistic expression against such defendant in a criminal proceeding, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2814Intro
25%
Removes limitations on the civil liability of gun manufacturers and the disclosure of gun trace data in civil actions. Specifically, the bill repeals the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, which prohibits civil actions against a firearm or am...
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2022-07-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 340.
USHB8512Intro
25%
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to strengthen parity in mental health and substance use disorder benefits.
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2022-07-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3630Intro
25%
Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of (1) standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments that are prescribed by a physician or other specified health care p...
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2022-07-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 336.
USHB1931Engross
50%
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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2022-07-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB8404Engross
50%
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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2022-07-21
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 449.
USHB8373Engross
50%
Sets out statutory protections for an individual's right to access and a health care provider's right to provide contraception and related information. Contraception refers to an action taken to prevent pregnancy, including the use of contraceptives ...
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2022-07-21
Received in the Senate.
USHB8477Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require mandatory certification for certain students and reduce stigma associated with unpaid school meal fees, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7918Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Commerce to establish the Sea Turtle Rescue Assistance Grant Program.
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2022-07-21
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB8448Intro
25%
Denies employers a tax deduction for any expenditures incurred for attempting to influence their employees with respect to labor organizations or labor organization activities, such as elections, labor disputes, and collective actions. The bill requi...
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2022-07-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8433Intro
25%
To amend section 249 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to render available to certain long-term residents of the United States the benefit under that section.
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2022-07-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8452Intro
25%
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to eligible entities to pay for travel-related expenses and logistical support for individuals with respect to accessing abortion services, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3693Intro
25%
Modifies the program under which the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reimburses specified full-time health care professionals for continuing professional education expenses. Under current law, only board-certified physicians and dentists are elig...
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2022-07-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 12.
USHB8427Intro
25%
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to repeal the separate minimum wage for tipped employees, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8297Engross
50%
Prohibits anyone acting under state law from interfering with a person's ability to access out-of-state abortion services. (Abortion services includes the use of any drugs that are approved to terminate pregnancies and any health care services relate...
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2022-07-18
Received in the Senate.
USHB8395Intro
25%
To amend the Clean Air Act to allow the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, in identifying the best system of emission reduction for purposes of a standard of performance, to include measures that apply beyond an individual stationa...
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2022-07-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6538Engross
50%
Requires a designated officer of the Department of Justice to act as the national coordinator of an Active Shooter Alert Communications Network regarding an emergency involving an active shooter. The bill sets forth duties of the coordinator, includi...
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2022-07-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR892Intro
25%
This resolution calls on the government of Rwanda to immediately release Paul Rusesabagina on humanitarian grounds and permit him to return safely to the United States. The resolution calls on the government of Rwanda to ensure Paul Rusesabagina rece...
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2022-07-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6654Intro
25%
Provides statutory authority for the Department of the Interior's National and Regional Climate Adaptation Science Centers. The centers must provide scientific expertise to managers of natural resources, cultural resources, and ecosystem services to ...
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2022-07-13
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 18.
USHB8227Intro
25%
To limit the judicial enforceability of predispute nondisclosure and nondisparagement contract clauses relating to disputes involving sexual assault and sexual harassment.
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2022-07-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 13.
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