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USSB188EngrossEGO 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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2017-09-21
Held at the desk.
USSB1460IntroEnergy and Natural Resources Act of 2017
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2017-09-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB2810EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2017-09-19
S.Amdt.545 Notwithstanding the passage of H.R. 2810, as amended, amendment SA 545 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USHR479IntroOf inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide to the House of Representatives the tax return information of President Donald J. Trump as well as the tax returns of each business entity disclosed by Donald J. Trump on his Office of Gov...
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2017-09-14
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 84.
USHB3354IntroInterior and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, Commerce, Justice, Science, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, State and Foreign Operations, Transportation, Housing ...
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2017-09-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSJR49PassA joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the eve...
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2017-09-14
Became Public Law No: 115-58.
USHCR79IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that Congress and the States should consider a constitutional amendment to reform the Electoral College and establish a process for electing the President and Vice President by a national popular vote and should encou...
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2017-09-14
To House Judiciary 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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2017-09-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2464IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 New Chardon Street Lobby in Boston, Massachusetts, as the "John Fitzgerald Kennedy Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 New...
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2017-09-13
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR446IntroOf inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the removal of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey.
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2017-09-08
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 82.
USHR488IntroOf inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the removal of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey.
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2017-09-07
Ordered to be Reported Unfavorably (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 8.
USHB3229IntroTo protect the safety of judges by extending the authority of the Judicial Conference to redact sensitive information contained in their financial disclosure reports, and for other purposes.
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2017-09-07
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHJR117IntroCondemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepe...
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2017-09-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1359EngrossJohn F. Kennedy Center Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the John F. Kennedy Center Act to reauthorize appropriations for FY2018-FY2021 for maintenance, repair, and security, and capital projects for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Perf...
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2017-09-07
Held at the desk.
USHB2997Intro21st Century AIRR Act 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act
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2017-09-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 213.
USHB3489IntroPresidential Pardon Transparency Act of 2017
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2017-09-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3462IntroOffice of Government Ethics Independence Act of 2017
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2017-09-06
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB3521IntroStop Padding Presidential Pockets Act of 2017
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2017-09-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR496IntroCondemning and censuring President Donald Trump.
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2017-08-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR497IntroUrging the Vice President and the Cabinet to fulfill their duties pursuant to Section 4 of the 25th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
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2017-08-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR115IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the presidential pardoning power.
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2017-08-17
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR477IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a special counsel should be appointed by the Attorney General or his designee to investigate misconduct by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former Federal Bureau of Investigation Dire...
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2017-08-17
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHCR77IntroCondemning fear-mongering, racism, anti-Semitism, bigotry, and violence perpetrated by hate groups. Condemns the role of white supremacist groups in inciting violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and denounces the increase in fear-mongering, racism,...
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2017-08-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR483IntroExpressing the support of the House of Representatives for the priorities and goals of Executive Order 13443.
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2017-08-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3364PassCountering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions against: (1) Iran's ballistic missile or weapons of mass destruction programs, (2) the s...
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2017-08-02
Became Public Law No: 115-44.
USSB1699IntroUnited States-Cuba Trade Act of 2017
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2017-08-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR447IntroDirecting the Secretary of Homeland Security to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to Department of Homeland Security policies and activities relating to businesses owned or controlled by President Donald J. Trump.
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2017-07-28
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 74.
USHB3532IntroNo Conflict of Interest Presidency Act of 2017
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2017-07-28
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR437IntroOf inquiry requesting the President to provide certain documents in the President's possession. Requests the President to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of any documents or communications in the possession of the General Services Adm...
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2017-07-28
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 73.
USHR442IntroOf inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide certain documents in the Secretary's possession to the House of Representatives relating to President Trump's financial connections to Russia, certain illegal financial schemes, and relate...
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2017-07-28
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 72.
USHR474IntroExpressing disapproval of any action by the President to remove the Special Counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election and opposition to the granting of pardons to any person for offenses against the United States ar...
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2017-07-27
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6480)
USHB3210EngrossSECRET Act of 2017 Securely Expediting Clearances Through Reporting Transparency Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management's National Background Investigations Bureau (NBIB) to report on the backlog of security cleara...
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2017-07-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1584IntroA bill to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to reauthorize the Judicial Conference of the United States to redact sensitive information contained in financial disclosure reports of judicial officers and employees, and for other purposes.
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2017-07-26
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB3203IntroCountering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017
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2017-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USHB3329IntroHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-07-20
[Hearing: Sep 28 @ 10:00 am]
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3342IntroSanctioning Hizballah's Illicit Use of Civilians as Defenseless Shields Act
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2017-07-20
[Hearing: Sep 28 @ 10:00 am]
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1595IntroHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-07-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR456IntroObjecting to the conduct of the President of the United States.
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2017-07-19
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3295IntroEnd SHELLs Act End Secret Holdings and Ethical and Legal Loopholes Act of 2017
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2017-07-19
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB3280IntroFinancial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations to the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. Dep...
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2017-07-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 167.
USHB3228IntroFree Press Act of 2017
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2017-07-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB1562IntroNorth Korean Enablers Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-07-13
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2762IntroWhite House Ethics Transparency Act of 2017
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2017-07-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR438IntroImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors. Impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Sets forth an article of impeachment stating that President Trump prevented, obstr...
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2017-07-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1544IntroNo Funds for Cyber Coordination with Russia Act of 2017
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2017-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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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2017-06-29
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB1512IntroTransparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Department of Energy, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of the Interior, the Department of Transportation, and the Council on Environmental Qua...
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2017-06-29
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1448IntroIndependent Agency Regulatory Analysis Act of 2017
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2017-06-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3029IntroCombating the President's Voter Suppression Commission Act
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2017-06-22
To House Administration Committee
USHR390IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement. Expresses strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate chang...
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2017-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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