US Congress Representative Sylvia Garcia [D]

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USHB1423IntroFAIR Act Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute.
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2019-09-20
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3625IntroPCAOB Whistleblower Protection Act of 2019
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2019-09-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1396IntroHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of one Congressional Gold Medal to Katherine Johnson, in recognition of...
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2019-09-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3589IntroGreg 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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2019-09-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1830IntroNational Purple Heart Hall of Honor Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue $5 gold coins, $1 silver coins, and half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor. The bill l...
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2019-09-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4408IntroTo amend section 242 of title 18, United States Code, to forbid the use of chokeholds by persons subject to that provision's prohibitions, and for other purposes.
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2019-09-19
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4249IntroStop Vaping Ads Act of 2019
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2019-09-18
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H7760)
USHR561IntroRecognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.
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2019-09-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4386IntroTo amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the Medicare and disability insurance benefits waiting periods for disabled individuals.
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2019-09-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4301IntroSchool Shooting Safety and Preparedness Act
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2019-09-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 22.
USHB1044EngrossFairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 This bill increases the per-country cap on family-based immigrant visas from 7% of the total number of such visas available that year to 15%, and eliminates the 7% cap for employment-based immigrant vi...
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2019-09-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR430IntroAuthorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes. This resolution authorizes the House Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in federal judic...
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2019-09-16
COMMUNICATION TO THE HOUSE - The House received a communication from Jerrold Nadler, Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary. Chairman Nadler notified the House of the initiation by the Committee on the Judiciary of the following judicial proceedings pursuant to H. Res. 430: 1. In Re: Application of the Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives, for an Order Authorizing the Release of Certain Grand Jury Materials, Misc. no. 1:19-gj-00048-BAH filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on July 26, 2019. 2. Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives v. McGahn, No. 1:19-cv-2379 filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on August 7, 2019.
USHB1773IntroRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to Ro...
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2019-09-12
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Ms. Speier.
USHB4319IntroImmigrant Witness and Victim Protection Act of 2019
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2019-09-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR555IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the relationships between firearm violence, misogyny, and violence against women and reaffirming the importance of preventing individuals with a history of violence against women from acc...
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2019-09-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1980IntroSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act
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2019-09-11
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mrs. Maloney, Carolyn B..
USHB1236IntroExtreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 16.
USHB2708IntroDisarm Hate Act The bill expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm. Specifically, it prohibits firearm sale or transfer to and receipt, possession, shipment, or the transport of a firearm by a person ...
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2019-09-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 15.
USHB1186IntroKeep Americans Safe Act This bill establishes a new criminal offense for the import, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The bill does not prohibit certain conduct with respect to an LCAFD...
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2019-09-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
USHB2426IntroCASE Act of 2019 Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR549IntroReaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity.
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2019-09-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4272IntroTPS for Victims of Hurricane Dorian Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4254IntroOverdraft Protection Act of 2019
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2019-09-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2763IntroKeeping Families Together Act of 2019
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2019-09-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 154.
USHB3154IntroHomeownership for DREAMers Act
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2019-09-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 155.
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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2019-08-27
Became Public Law No: 116-55.
USHB4206IntroStudent and Taxpayer Protection Act
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2019-08-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4155IntroFunding Attorneys for Indigent Removal (FAIR) Proceedings Act
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3553IntroUntraceable Firearms Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3018IntroEnsuring Equal Access to Shelter Act of 2019
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2019-08-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 143.
USHB3776IntroCorrecting Hurtful and Alienating Names in Government Expression (CHANGE) Act
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3524IntroNorthern Triangle and Border Stabilization Act
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2019-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB3563IntroStop Shackling and Detaining Pregnant Women Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3554IntroEnd Purchase of Firearms by Dangerous Individuals Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3606IntroHigh Speed Gunfire Prevention Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3552IntroUnlawful Gun Buyer Alert Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR499IntroCondemning the Trump Administration's systematic cruel and inhumane treatment of migrants, particularly children, at the southern border.
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3660IntroAccountability for Migrant Deaths Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1327PassNever Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act (Sec. 2) This bill funds through FY2092 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally...
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2019-07-29
Became Public Law No: 116-34.
USHB693EngrossPAST Act U.S. Senator Joseph D. Tydings Memorial Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2019 This bill addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pai...
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2019-07-29
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB397EngrossRehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Pension Rehabilitation Administration within the Department of the Treasury and a related trust fund to make loans to certain multiemployer defined benefit pension plans....
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2019-07-25
Received in the Senate.
USHB3239EngrossHumanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act This bill imposes requirements and standards related to the care of aliens in U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) custody. CBP shall conduct an initial health sc...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4072IntroTo deem officers and employees of the United States Government excepted from furlough during a Government shutdown in fiscal year 2020 to be eligible for unemployment compensation, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB759EngrossYsleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama-Coushatta Tribes of Texas Equal and Fair Opportunity Settlement Act This bill amends the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribes of Texas Restoration Act, which restores the federal trust relationsh...
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2019-07-25
Received in the Senate.
USHB434EngrossEmancipation National Historic Trail Study Act This bill designates the Emancipation National Historic Trail, which extends approximately 51 miles and follows the migration route taken by newly freed slaves and other persons of African descent from G...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1365EngrossTo make technical corrections to the Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act. This bill modifies the use of amounts deposited in the Guam World War II Claims Fund, which is used to pay claims of victims and survivors of the attack and occupation of...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3375EngrossStopping Bad Robocalls Act
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2019-07-25
Received in the Senate.
USHB4077IntroTIME for Holocaust Survivors Act Trauma-Informed Modernization of Eldercare for Holocaust Survivors Act
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2019-07-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1837EngrossUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations 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.
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