US Congress Representative Robin Kelly [D]

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USHR402IntroSupporting the designation of July 2017 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month.
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2017-06-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3001IntroTo amend title 49, United States Code, to establish a Multimodal Freight Funding Formula Program and a National Freight Infrastructure Competitive Grant Program to improve the efficiency and reliability of freight movement in the United States, and f...
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2017-06-22
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHB2972IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for training and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families.
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2017-06-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2978IntroTo amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR395IntroReaffirming the leadership of the United States in promoting the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.
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2017-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR390IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.
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2017-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2904IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR386IntroRecognizing June 19, 2017, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
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2017-06-15
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR380IntroCommemorating one year since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, on June 12, 2016.
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2017-06-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2855IntroSocial Security for Future Generations Act of 2017
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2017-06-09
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Committee
USHR361IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and "National Gun Violence Awareness Month". Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Calls o...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2417IntroPregnant Workers Fairness Act This bill prohibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for job applicants or employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. Specifically, the bill...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2784IntroGood Neighbor Gun Dealer Act
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2017-06-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1135IntroTo reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation program. This bill amends the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to reauthorize for FY2018-FY2024 the Historically Black Colleges and Universitie...
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2017-06-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 104.
USHB2282IntroEquality Act This bill amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. The bill defines: "sex" to include ...
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2017-06-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR347IntroExpressing support for designation of May 2017 as "National Brain Tumor Awareness Month". Expresses support for: (1) the designation of National Brain Tumor Awareness Month; (2) research to develop better treatments for brain tumors that will improve...
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR370IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that a standing committee (or subcommittee thereof) hearing be held whenever there is a moment of silence in the House for a tragedy involving gun violence. Amends Rule XI (Procedures of C...
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2017-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB2701IntroGhost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops, known as the "Ghost Army," ...
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2017-05-25
To House Administration Committee
USHB2745IntroHealthy MOM Act Healthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2670IntroProtecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act
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2017-05-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2672IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 520 Carter Street in Fairview, Illinois, as the "Sgt. Douglas J. Riney Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 520 Carter Street in ...
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2673IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 514 Broadway Street in Pekin, Illinois, as the "Lance Corporal Jordan S. Bastean Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 514 Broadwa...
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB15IntroRaise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage for regular employees over a seven year period, for tipped employees, and for newly hired employees who are less than 20 years old. The bill...
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR367IntroEstablishing the Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Establishes the House Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention to investigate and report on: the causes of mass shootings, methods to improve the federal firearms purchaser background c...
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2017-05-25
To House Rules Committee
USHR359IntroUrging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members.
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1918IntroNicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act (NICA) of 2017
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR259IntroExpressing concern and condemnation over the political, economic, social, and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela. Condemns the decisions by the Venezuelan Supreme Court on March 28, 2017, and March 29, 2017, stripping the opposition legislators of thei...
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR336IntroReaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership.
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2598IntroGun Violence Restraining Order Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2590IntroComputer Science for All Act of 2017 This bill establishes a program through which the Department of Education (ED) shall award grants to states, local educational agencies, and eligible tribal schools to serve as models for national replication of c...
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2017-05-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2422IntroAction for Dental Health Act of 2017
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR337IntroExpressing support for designation of May as Stroke Awareness Month. Expresses support for the designation of Stroke Awareness Month. Encourages: (1) support for the efforts, programs, services, and advocacy of organizations that work to enhance publ...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR256IntroExpressing support for the countries of Eastern Europe and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHR218IntroRecognizing the importance of the United States-Israel economic relationship and encouraging new areas of cooperation. Affirms that the U.S.-Israel economic partnership has benefitted both countries and is a foundational component of the strong allia...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHB1677EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017 This bill declares that it is U.S. policy to use all diplomatic and economic means to compel the government of Bashar al Assad to halt the slaughter of the Syrian people and work toward a democratic govern...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR172IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the Russian Federation, its officials, security services, and any person or entity within the Russian Federation or associated with the Russian Government, should not interfe...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB2227EngrossMGT Act Modernizing Government Technology Act of 2017 This bill authorizes each of specified agencies for which there are Chief Financial Officers to establish an information technology system modernization and working capital fund to: improve, retir...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR239IntroSupporting ongoing efforts by the United States Government, in concert with the United Nations and the donor community, to respond to drought and food insecurity in the Horn of Africa. Commends: the Department of State's and the U.S. Agency for Inter...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB1997IntroUkraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB2526IntroPOST GRAD Act Protecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates that Add to Debt Act
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2017-05-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR188IntroCondemning the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran for the 1988 massacre of political prisoners and calling for justice for the victims. Condemns the government of Iran for the 1988 massacre of political prisoners and for denying the evidence ...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHB1911IntroSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB356IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election to examine any attempts or activities by the Russian government or other governments, persons or entitie...
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2017-05-17
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Swalwell (CA). Petition No: 115-2.
USHR145IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the fight against corruption in Central America. Declares that combating corruption in the Northern Triangle must remain a top policy priority for the United States in Central America. Th...
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2017-05-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB2491IntroGlobal Respect Act
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2017-05-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2477IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
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2017-05-17
To House Budget Committee
USHB2451IntroPell Grant Preservation and Expansion Act
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2017-05-16
To House Budget Committee
USHB2421IntroVeteran Spouses Equal Treatment Act This bill amends the definition of "spouse" for purposes of veterans' benefits to require the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recognize a marriage based on the law of the state where the marriage occurred. W...
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2017-05-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2408IntroProtecting Girls' Access to Education Act Protecting Girls' Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act
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2017-05-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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