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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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2018-01-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 381.
USHR684IntroObjecting to the United Nations General Assembly Resolution A/RES/ES-10/19, which criticizes the United States' recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel.
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2018-01-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1220IntroTo establish the Adams Memorial Commission to carry out the provisions of Public Law 107-62, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Act that authorized the Adams Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in Washington, DC, to honor ...
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2018-01-10
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4532IntroShash Jaa National Monument and Indian Creek National Monument Act
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2018-01-09
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4742IntroSTABLE GENIUS Act Standardizing Testing and Accountability Before Large Elections Giving Electors Necessary Information for Unobstructed Selection Act
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2018-01-09
To House Administration Committee
USHB4718IntroRecognition of Jerusalem as the Capital of the State of Israel Act
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2017-12-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR671IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the adoption of United Nations General Assembly Resolution A/ES-10/L.22, which rejects United States recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
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2017-12-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4324EngrossStrengthening Oversight of Iran's Access to Finance Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury, not later than 30 days after authorizing a U. S. or foreign financial institution to export or re-export a commercial passenger aircraft to Iran...
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2017-12-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB4271IntroTo block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.
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2017-12-13
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2810PassNational 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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2017-12-12
Became Public Law No: 115-91.
USHR655IntroCalling for Congress to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against President Trump.
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2017-12-11
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB1901IntroLEED Act Leverage to Enhance Effective Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2017-12-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 279.
USHB4591IntroPreventing Iranian Destabilization of Iraq Act of 2017
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2017-12-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4603IntroHouthis and Iran Sanctions Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-12-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4504IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2017
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2017-11-30
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR612IntroRecognizing and reaffirming the critical relationship between the United States and the Republic of Korea since the establishment of the Republic of Korea in 1948.
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2017-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB3856IntroHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2017 This bill amends the United States-Hong Kong Policy Act of 1992 to direct the Department of State to report to Congress (within 90 days and annually thereafter through 2023) on conditions in Hong Kong ...
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2017-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USSB2167IntroStrengthening Oversight of Iran's Access to Finance Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury, not later than 30 days after authorizing a U. S. or foreign financial institution to export or re-export a commercial passenger aircraft to Iran...
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2017-11-28
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
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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2017-11-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 264.
USHB2712IntroPalestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017 This bill states that it shall be U.S. policy to prevent Hamas, the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, or any affiliate or successor from accessing its international support networks. The Pre...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR606IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Robert Mueller should resign from his special counsel position.
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2017-11-07
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8584-8585)
USHB1698EngrossIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to prevent Iran from undertaking any activity related to nuclear-capable ballistic missiles. The President shall report to Congress regarding ...
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2017-10-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3329EngrossHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-10-26
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 253.
USHB4140IntroNo Unconstitutional Strike against North Korea Act
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2017-10-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2016IntroNo Unconstitutional Strike Against North Korea Act of 2017
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2017-10-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3342EngrossSanctioning Hizballah's Illicit Use of Civilians as Defenseless Shields Act (Sec. 3) This bill states that it shall be U.S. policy to condemn Hizballah's use of human shields as a gross violation of internationally recognized human rights and act aga...
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2017-10-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1979IntroA bill to block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States. This bill prohibits any federal agency funds, resources, or fees from being used to implement or enfo...
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2017-10-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2464EngrossTo 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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2017-10-16
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. (Se...
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2017-10-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 242.
USSB1595EngrossHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR118IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force Against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria This joint resolution: (1) authorizes the President, for the next five years, to use all necessary and appropriate force to prevent any fut...
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2017-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4027IntroLEED Act Leverage to Enhance Effective Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2017-10-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR81IntroDirecting the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from unauthorized hostilities in the Republic of Yemen. Directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities in the Repub...
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2017-10-11
UNANIMOUS CONSENT - Mr. Collins (GA) asked unanimous consent that the provisions of section 7 of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1546) shall apply to H.Con.Res. 81 not earlier than November 2, 2017, but on the same terms that would have adhered on October 13, 2017. Agreed to without objection.
USHB3990IntroNational Monument Creation and Protection Act This bill amends the Antiquities Act of 1906 to allow the President to declare by public proclamation an object or objects of antiquity (currently, historic landmarks, historic and prehistoric structures,...
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2017-10-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 17.
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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2017-10-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 233.
USSR281IntroA resolution urging the President of the United States to allow for the full public release of all remaining records pertaining to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy that are held by the National Archives and Records Administration and to...
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2017-10-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR556IntroUrging the President of the United States to allow for the full public release of all remaining records pertaining to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy that are held by the National Archives and Records Administration and to reject any c...
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2017-10-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSR282IntroA resolution commending the National Archives and Records Administration and its staff for working to comply with the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 and release all records related to the assassination of Presi...
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2017-10-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR557IntroCommending the National Archives and Records Administration and its staff for working to comply with the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 and release all records related to the assassination of President John F. ...
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2017-10-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
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. Requests the P...
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2017-09-28
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 88.
USHB3229EngrossTo 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. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1...
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2017-09-28
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3354EngrossInterior 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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2017-09-27
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USSB1880IntroWe the People Democracy Reform Act of 2017
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2017-09-27
To Senate Finance Committee
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.
USHB3664IntroTo amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide that the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation may only be removed for certain causes, and for other purposes.
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2017-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1460IntroEnergy and Natural Resources Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Conservation and Production Act, the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, and the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 with respect to energy efficiency for sectors such as b...
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2017-09-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
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.
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. (TXT | PDF)
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 Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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. Requests the P...
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2017-09-08
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 82.
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