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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
USHB3658IntroHonoring Real Patriots Act of 2017
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2017-08-18
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3654IntroSpecial Counsel Independence Protection Act
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2017-08-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB114PassDepartment of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act (Sec. 1) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to submit an annual report to specified congressional committees on the performance awards and bonuses presented to Regional Off...
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2017-08-12
Became Public Law No: 115-46.
USSB19EngrossMOBILE NOW Act Making Opportunities for Broadband Investment and Limiting Excessive and Needless Obstacles to Wireless Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Federal Communication...
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB178EngrossElder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act
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2017-08-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB174EngrossFederal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to replace various reporting requirements with a communications marketplace report that the Federal Communications Commissio...
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB582EngrossOffice of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-08-04
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB860EngrossJuvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB1141EngrossWomen, Peace, and Security Act of 2017
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2017-08-04
Held at the desk.
USSB1697IntroTaylor Force Act
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2017-08-03
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB1741IntroSpecial Counsel Integrity Act
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2017-08-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB601EngrossREAD Act Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to state that it shall be U.S. policy to work with partner countries, other donors, multilateral institutions, the private s...
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2017-08-02
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB374IntroConcrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Commerce to issue orders applicable to U.S. manufacturers of concrete masonry products. Any such order must provide for the establishment of ...
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2017-08-02
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB650IntroSupport Small Business R & D Act of 2017 This bill requires the Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), to develop partnership agreements to: provide for development of basic training relating to ...
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2017-08-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 195.
USSB1425IntroCoordinated Ocean Monitoring and Research Act This bill revises and reauthorizes through FY2021 the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act of 2009. The Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) is a network of federal and regional entitie...
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2017-08-02
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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.
USSB371EngrossDepartment of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017, Improvements Act
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2017-07-31
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB3180EngrossIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 TITLE I--INTELLIENCE ACTIVITIES (Sec. 101) This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations for the conduct of intelligence and intelligence-related activities in the: Office of the Director of National I...
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2017-07-31
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHR437IntroOf inquiry requesting the President to provide certain documents in the President's possession.
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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.
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.
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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2017-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3247IntroProtect United States Security in the Arctic Act of 2017
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2017-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB2061IntroNorth Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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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2017-07-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3462IntroOffice of Government Ethics Independence Act of 2017
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2017-07-27
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1918IntroNicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act (NICA) of 2017
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2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1654IntroEmail Privacy Act
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2017-07-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2408IntroProtecting Girls' Access to Education Act Protecting Girls' Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act
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2017-07-27
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
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)
USSB32IntroCalifornia Desert Protection and Recreation Act of 2017 This bill amends the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 to, among other things: establish or designate wilderness areas, a special management area, off-highway vehicle recreation areas, an...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB391IntroAsylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to: prohibit the government from bearing any expense of counsel for any person in a removal or related appeal proceedings, add a requirement to estab...
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2017-07-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USSB468IntroHistoric Routes Preservation Act This bill allows any state, county, political subdivision or agency of a state, company, or other person that asserts public acceptance of a right-of-way granted for the construction of highways over public lands to f...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
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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2017-07-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 13.
USHB825IntroPublic Land Renewable Energy Development Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to extend through FY2022 the authorization for deposit and use of lease revenues under the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970. Such funds shall be available...
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2017-07-26
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB3426IntroMedicare Hearing Aid Coverage Act of 2017
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2017-07-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3423IntroSocial Security Commission Act of 2017
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2017-07-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1117EngrossTo require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to submit a report regarding certain plans regarding assistance to applicants and grantees during the response to an emergency or disaster. (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Federal...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB1293EngrossTo amend title 5, United States Code, to require that the Office of Personnel Management submit an annual report to Congress relating to the use of official time by Federal employees. This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management to submit an...
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2017-07-26
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB1690EngrossDepartment of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to submit an annual report to specified congressional committees on the performance awards and bonuses presented to Regional Office Direc...
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2017-07-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3386IntroImproving the Quality of Disability Decisions Act of 2017
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2017-07-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2056EngrossMicroloan Modernization Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Small Business Act, with respect to the Small Business Administration (SBA) Microloan Program (assisting low-income individuals to start and operate a small business), to increase from...
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2017-07-25
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
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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2017-07-25
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (CR S4165)
USHJR111EngrossProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Arbitration Agreements". This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Con...
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2017-07-25
Received in the Senate.
USHB3147IntroAMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017
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2017-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB760IntroOPEN Government Data Act Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary Government Data Act This bill requires open government data assets made available by federal agencies (excluding the Government Accountability Office, the Federal Election Commission, a...
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2017-07-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 180.
USHCR71IntroEstablishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027.
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2017-07-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 172.
USHJR112IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force Against Islamist Extremism
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2017-07-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR47IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Arbitration Agreements". This joint resolution nullifies a rule s...
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2017-07-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
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