US Congress Representative Sheila Jackson-Lee [D]

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USHR547IntroCalling for the continued support of Afghan women and girls after the drawdown of American troops.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR549IntroCondemning 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.
USHR497IntroCondemning the murder of Alireza Fazeli Monfared and the practice of so-called "honor killings" in Iran, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4811IntroTo 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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2021-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4806IntroTo counter efforts by foreign governments to pursue, harass, or otherwise persecute individuals for political and other unlawful motives overseas.
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2021-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4848IntroTo amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to repeal certain waiver authority relating to the construction of new border barriers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB4837IntroTo direct the Secretary of Labor to recognize employers with a commitment to helping employees balance workplace responsibilities and family obligations.
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4826IntroTo enhance the rights of domestic workers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4857IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a penalty for assault against journalists, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB903IntroModifies 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.
USHB3095IntroTo ensure that authorizations issued by the Secretary of Transportation to foreign air carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR568IntroExpressing that the United States is obligated to permanently end the unhoused crisis by 2025 and uphold, protect, and enforce the civil and human rights of unhoused individuals, including the human rights to housing, universal health care, livable w...
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2021-07-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4737IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit a foreign official from demanding a bribe, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4195IntroTo amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to encourage the construction of senior centers and community centers.
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2021-07-28
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHR566IntroCommemorating the 80th anniversary of the Civil Air Patrol.
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2021-07-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1652PassAdds a new source of revenue for the Crime Victims Fund and makes changes to formula grants supported by the fund. Specifically, the bill directs revenues collected from deferred prosecution and non-prosecution agreements to be deposited into the Cri...
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2021-07-22
Became Public Law No: 117-27.
USHB3985EngrossIncreases the number of special immigrant visas available to qualified Afghan nationals who worked for the U.S. government or the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) missions in Afghanistan. The bill also relaxes certain qualifications for such...
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2021-07-22
Received in the Senate.
USHB4663IntroTo amend the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to provide additional funding for E-rate support for emergency educational connections and devices, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4631IntroTo amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reinstate the authority of the Secretary of Education to make Federal Direct Stafford Loans to graduate and professional students.
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2021-07-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4497IntroTo facilitate the development of affordable housing, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E800-801)
USHB678EngrossRestricts the reassignment of a telephone number assigned to a subscriber for the provision of fixed wireline voice service. Specifically, for up to one year after a major disaster has been declared, a number may not be reassigned except at the reque...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB951IntroEstablishes a national campaign to raise awareness and increase rates of maternal vaccinations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) must consult with various stakeholders to carry out this campaign. In addition, the CDC must focus on...
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2980EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to take certain actions with the goal of countering cybersecurity vulnerabilities. The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center of DHS may disseminate protocols to counter cyber...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1693IntroTo eliminate the disparity in sentencing for cocaine offenses, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB4035IntroTo amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to prioritize veterans court treatment programs that ensure equal access for racial and ethnic minorities and women, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB4435IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain types of fraud in the provision of immigration services, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB3372IntroTo authorize implementation grants to community-based nonprofits to operate one-stop reentry centers.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB4595IntroTo 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
USHR277IntroThis 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)
USHB4557IntroTo amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow the Secretary of State to make available to the public certain records pertaining to the refusal of a visa or permit based on an alien's involvement in corruption or human rights abuse, and for ot...
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2021-07-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4581IntroTo provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Mamie Till-Mobley, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4542IntroTo direct the Secretary of Energy to provide grants for energy improvements to certain public buildings, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4501IntroTo provide for the establishment of the Office for Access to Justice in the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-19
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR538IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Bebe Moore Campbell Black, indigenous, and people of color ("BIPOC") Mental Health Awareness Month in July 2021.
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2021-07-19
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR536IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of July 19 through July 25, 2021, as "Black Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week", and supporting the goals and ideals of raising awareness and understanding of maternal mental health conditions as ...
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2021-07-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4510IntroTo provide for the designation of areas as Health Enterprise Zones to reduce health disparities and improve health outcomes in such areas, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4496IntroTo provide a path to end homelessness in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-16
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4495IntroTo provide downpayment assistance to first-generation homebuyers to address multigenerational inequities in access to homeownership and to narrow and ultimately close the racial homeownership gap in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-16
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2724IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for peer support specialists for claimants who are survivors of military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB3243IntroTo codify the Transportation Security Administration's responsibility relating to securing pipelines against cybersecurity threats, acts of terrorism, and other nefarious acts that jeopardize the physical security or cybersecurity of pipelines, and f...
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2021-07-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 60.
USHB391EngrossDirects the President to create the Global Health Security Agenda Interagency Review Council to implement the Global Health Security Agenda, an initiative launched by nearly 30 nations to address global infectious disease threats. The council's respo...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB239EngrossProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1500EngrossRequires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learn...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2225EngrossReauthorizes the National Science Foundation (NSF) through FY2026 and authorizes programs and activities at the NSF. The bill establishes requirements for the NSF, including to enter into a contract with the National Academies of Science, Engineering...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4402IntroTo address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students.
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2021-07-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4380IntroTo designate the El Paso Community Healing Garden National Memorial, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-09
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB3617IntroTo decriminalize and deschedule cannabis, to provide for reinvestment in certain persons adversely impacted by the War on Drugs, to provide for expungement of certain cannabis offenses, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4366IntroTo increase the participation of historically underrepresented demographic groups in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education and industry.
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2021-07-06
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB4357IntroTo amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to make certain reforms to the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-06
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB3473IntroTo establish an expansive infrastructure program to create local jobs and raise the quality of life in every community, to launch middle class career pathways in infrastructure, and to invest in high-quality American jobs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
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