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USSB722EngrossCountering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of State, Defense, and Treasury and the Director of National Intelligence to submit a strategy every two years for deterring conventional and asymmetric Iranian ...
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2017-06-16
Held at the desk.
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
USHB2456IntroSafeguarding Government from Foreign Corruption Act
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2444IntroTRUMP Special Counsel Act Trusted, Reliable, Unquestioned Method of Procedure for Special Counsel Appointment, Limitations, and Powers Act of 2017
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2455IntroSeparation of Government and President's Financial Interests Act
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2414IntroSWAMP Act of 2017 Stop Waste And Misuse by the President Act of 2017 This bill requires the President, Vice President, President-elect, Vice President-elect, or an immediate family member of such an official, whom the U.S. Secret Service is authorize...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR345IntroUrging the President to faithfully carry out the Affordable Care Act. Urges the President to take care that the laws are faithfully executed by: (1) ensuring cost sharing reduction payments under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)...
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR368IntroDisapproving of the irresponsible actions and negligence of President Trump which may have caused grave harm to United States national security.
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2729IntroOOPs Act Oppose Oversharing by Presidents Act
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR43IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force Against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
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2017-05-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR286IntroDirecting certain officials of the executive branch to provide information to the House of Representatives that will enable the House to meet its constitutional responsibility to conduct oversight of the executive branch by investigating potential co...
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2017-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB2610IntroTRUMPED Act of 2017 Taxpayers Require Urgent Mandatory Protection from Egregious Debt Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB34IntroMidnight Rules Relief Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Review Act to allow Congress to consider a joint resolution to disapprove multiple regulations that federal agencies have submitted for congressional review within the last 60 legis...
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2017-05-17
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. Markup report CQ
USHB2494IntroDrain the Swamp and the President's Assets Act
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2017-05-17
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR325IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should retain a protective pool of reporters for purposes of covering the official business of the President, and for other purposes.
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2017-05-16
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2440IntroPresidential Disclosure of Foreign Business Transactions Act
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2017-05-16
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2446IntroFIRED Act Fighting for Intelligent, Rational, and Ethical Dismissal Act
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2017-05-16
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1644EngrossKorean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act This bill amends the North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 to modify and increase the President's authority to impose sanctions on persons in violation of certain U.N. Security...
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2017-05-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB99IntroJames K. Polk Presidential Home Study Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the James K. Polk Home and adjacent property in Columbia, Tennessee. In conducting this study, Interior shall e...
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2017-05-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 50.
USHB2081IntroTo amend the Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012 to modify the requirement to impose sanctions with respect to the provision of specialized financial messaging services to the Central Bank of Iran and other sanctioned Iranian fin...
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2093IntroStrengthening and Clarifying the 25th Amendment Act of 2017
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1987IntroOversight Commission on Presidential Capacity Act
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USSB341IntroRussia Sanctions Review Act of 2017 This bill provides that the following executive orders, as in effect on January 1, 2017, and any sanctions imposed pursuant to such orders, shall remain in effect: (1) Executive Order 13694 (relating to blocking pr...
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2017-04-27
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB1562IntroSAFE Act Secure America's Future Elections Act
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2017-04-25
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USSB188IntroEGO Act Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits the use of funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the federal government to pay for an official portrait of an officer or employee of the federal governmen...
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2017-04-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 37.
USHJR98IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2017-04-21
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR203IntroOf inquiry requesting the President, and directing the Attorney General, to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to certain communications by the President of the United States. Requests the President, an...
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2017-04-06
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 35.
USHB305IntroPresidential Tax Transparency Act This bill amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require the President and certain candidates for President to disclose federal income tax returns for the three most recent taxable years in reports filed with...
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2017-04-05
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Ms. Eshoo. Petition No: 115-1.
USHCR47IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that until the conclusion of the FBI's criminal and counterintelligence investigations into the nature of the Russian connection to the Trump campaign, the Trump Administration is acting under a "gray cloud" of the ap...
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2017-04-05
To House Intelligence Committee
USHB1923IntroTo prohibit the use of members of the United States Armed Forces to carry out offensive combat operations in Syria.
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2017-04-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1938IntroPresident-Elect Release of Tax Return Act of 2017 This bill requires the President-elect to submit a copy of each federal income tax return filed with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for the four most recent taxable years to the chairs and ranking...
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2017-04-05
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1658IntroDistrict of Columbia National Guard Home Rule Act This bill amends the District of Columbia Code to make the Mayor of the District of Columbia (under current law, the President of the United States) the Commander-in-Chief of the National Guard of the...
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2017-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB1503IntroSOLVE Act 2.0 of 2017 Statue of Liberty Values Act 2.0 of 2017 This bill states that: (1) beginning on March 6, 2017, Executive Order 13780, entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States," is null and void, shall...
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2017-03-31
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR184IntroOf inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to communications with the government of Russia. Requests the President, and directs the Atto...
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2017-03-31
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 31.
USHR186IntroOf inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide to the House of Representatives the tax returns and other specified financial information of President Donald J. Trump. Directs the Department of the Treasury to provide to the House of Re...
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2017-03-30
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 30.
USSB753IntroA bill to ensure that oil transported through the Keystone XL pipeline into the United States is used to reduce United States dependence on Middle Eastern oil.
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2017-03-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1711IntroMAR-A-LAGO Act Making Access Records Available to Lead American Government Openness Act
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2017-03-23
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1716IntroTo prohibit any hiring freeze from affecting the Environmental Protection Agency.
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2017-03-23
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB716IntroDollar-for-Dollar Deficit Reduction Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to issue a debt limit warning to Congress if Treasury determines that the United States will reach the statutory debt limit within 60 days. The warning must inc...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB721IntroMAR-A-LAGO Act Making Access Records Available to Lead American Government Openness Act
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2017-03-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1701IntroEGO Act Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act This bill prohibits the use of funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the federal government to pay for an official portrait of an officer or employee of the federal government, includ...
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2017-03-23
To House Administration Committee
USHB1487IntroDreamer Protection Act
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2017-03-21
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1489IntroMAST Act Marine Access and State Transparency
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2017-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB1574IntroProtecting Dissenting Viewpoints and Voices Act of 2017 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from using the viewpoints that a person broadcasts or otherwise disseminates on issues of ...
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2017-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
USHR191IntroOpposing fake news and alternative facts. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: it is Congress's duty to uphold the U.S. Constitution and all of the fundamental rights, including the freedom of the press; the President must immedi...
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2017-03-16
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1263IntroProtecting Allies from Visa Exclusion (PAVE) Act
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2017-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1561IntroTo prohibit any hiring freeze from affecting the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control.
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2017-03-16
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR192IntroExpressing the deepest sympathy and condolences to the family of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, as well as to Alok Madasani, Ian Grillot, and all victims of hate crime throughout the United States, and calling on the Department of Justice and the President to...
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2017-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB668IntroA bill to nullify the effect of the recent Executive order regarding border security and immigration enforcement.
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2017-03-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1529IntroDebt Limit Control and Accountability Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Department of the Treasury from using extraordinary measures either to prevent the United States from reaching the statutory debt limit or once the debt limit has been reached....
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2017-03-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
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