US Congress Senator Sheldon Whitehouse [D]

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USSB591IntroA bill to prohibit firearms dealers from selling a firearm prior to the completion of a background check.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB611IntroA bill to deposit certain funds into the Crime Victims Fund, to waive matching requirements, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB597IntroA bill to eliminate racial, religious, and other discriminatory profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB566IntroDesignates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 42 Main Street in Slatersville, Rhode Island, as the "Specialist Matthew R. Turcotte Post Office."
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2021-03-03
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSR87IntroA resolution recognizing that the United States needs a Marshall Plan for Moms in order to revitalize and restore mothers in the workforce.
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2021-03-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB579IntroA bill to make a technical correction to the ALS Disability Insurance Access Act of 2019.
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2021-03-03
Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1022; text: CR S1029)
USSB530IntroA bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require shareholder authorization before a public company may make certain political expenditures, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-02
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB529IntroA bill to require a background check for every firearm sale.
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2021-03-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB527IntroA bill to protect victims of stalking from gun violence.
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2021-03-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB547IntroA bill to provide relief for multiemployer and single employer pension plans, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSCR7IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing the heroism of the United States Capitol personnel and journalists during the insurrectionist attack on the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB514IntroA bill to obtain and direct the placement in the Capitol or on the Capitol Grounds of a monument to honor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB505IntroA bill to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB510IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a tax on the net value of assets of a taxpayer, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB450IntroA bill to award posthumously the Congressional Gold Medal to Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSCR6IntroA concurrent resolution urging the establishment of a United States Commission on Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB481IntroA bill to secure the Federal voting rights of persons when released from incarceration.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB443IntroA bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB458IntroA bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide the representative of record of a claimant for compensation or benefits administered by the Secretary an opportunity to review a proposed determinat...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB439IntroA bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to increase Federal support to State Medicaid programs during economic downturns, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR77IntroA resolution designating the week of February 22 through February 26, 2021, as "Public Schools Week".
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2021-02-25
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S905; text: CR S901)
USSB475IntroA bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to designate Juneteenth National Independence Day as a legal public holiday.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB424IntroA bill to establish in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the Department of State a Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTQI Peoples, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR75IntroThis resolution recognizes Black History Month as an opportunity to reflect on U.S. history and to commemorate the contributions of African Americans. It calls for the United States to (1) honor the contribution of pioneers who helped to ensure its l...
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2021-02-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S869; text: S867-868)
USSB420IntroA bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB381IntroA bill to establish the National Ocean Mapping, Exploration, and Characterization Council, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB394IntroA bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require reporting to the Federal Election Commission and the Federal Bureau of Investigation of offers by foreign nationals to make prohibited contributions, donations, expenditures, or dis...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB393IntroA bill to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB388IntroA bill to suspend certain United States assistance for the Government of Honduras until corruption, impunity, and human rights violations are no longer systemic, and the perpetrators of these crimes are being brought to justice.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB340IntroA bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the use of telehealth for substance use disorder treatment and mental health services, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB335IntroA bill to reauthorize the Tropical Forest and Coral Reef Conservation Act of 1998.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB346IntroA bill to end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB333IntroA bill to amend title XI and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide funding for State strike teams, technical assistance, and infection control for resident and worker safety in skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities, and for ot...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB344IntroA bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for concurrent receipt of veterans' disability compensation and retirement pay for disability retirees with fewer than 20 years of service and a combat-related disability, and for other purpose...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB35EngrossDirects 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 U.S. Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman for his actions to protect the Senate chamber ...
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2021-02-18
Held at the desk.
USSB312IntroA bill to expand eligibility for and provide judicial review for the Elderly Home Detention Pilot Program, provide for compassionate release based on COVID-19 vulnerability, shorten the waiting period for judicial review during the COVID-19 pandemic,...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB285IntroA bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to allow States to make medical assistance available to inmates during the 30-day period preceding their release.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB306IntroA bill to provide a process for granting lawful permanent resident status to aliens from certain countries who meet specified eligibility requirements, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB282IntroDesignates approximately 1,559,538 acres of land within Alaska in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB281IntroA bill to authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR45IntroThis resolution recognizes Black History Month as an opportunity to reflect on U.S. history and to commemorate the contributions of African Americans. It calls for the United States to (1) honor the contribution of pioneers who helped to ensure its l...
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2021-02-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB271IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit and make the credit fully refundable.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB268IntroA bill to protect certain whistleblowers seeking to ensure accountability and oversight of the Nation's COVID-19 pandemic response, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB254IntroA bill to establish a Homeowner Assistance Fund at the Department of the Treasury.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB259IntroA bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow for the personal importation of safe and affordable drugs from approved pharmacies in Canada.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB248IntroA bill to provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR34IntroA resolution recognizing the 200th anniversary of the independence of Greece and celebrating democracy in Greece and the United States.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB205IntroA bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB215IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require certain tax-exempt organizations to include on annual returns the names and addresses of substantial contributors, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB147IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a limitation on excess business losses of non-corporate taxpayers and to modify the carryback of net operating losses for certain taxable years.
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2021-02-02
To Senate Finance Committee
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