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USHB5305PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring programs and authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through ...
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2021-09-30
Became Public Law No: 117-43.
USSB2921Intro
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A bill to protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5323Engross
50%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 140.
USHB5379Intro
25%
Provides funding to continue the pay and allowances of members of the Armed Forces, including reserve personnel, during a lapse in appropriations.
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2021-09-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4350Intro
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Authorizes FY2022 appropriations for military activities and programs of the Department of Defense (e.g., personnel; research, development, test, and evaluation; and procurement of items such as aircraft, missiles, and ammunition). It also prescribes...
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2021-09-23
The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 4350.
USSB2830Intro
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Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USHB5314Intro
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To protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB2093Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-09-15
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S6516-6517)
USSB2749Intro
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Prohibits the use of federal funds to close or relocate Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, in California, or to conduct any planning or other activity related to such closure or relocation.
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2021-09-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB5259Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds to close or relocate Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, in California, or to conduct any planning or other activity related to such closure or relocation.
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2021-09-14
To House Armed Services Committee
USSCR14Engross
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This concurrent resolution establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2022, sets forth budgetary levels for FY2023-FY2031, and provides reconciliation instructions for legislation that increases the deficit. The resolution ...
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2021-08-24
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 601, S. Con. Res. 14 is considered passed House. (text: CR H4372-4384)
USHB5071Intro
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Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to report daily on the efforts to evacuate U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents from Afghanistan until the President certifies to Congress that all such individuals who sought evacuation have been evacu...
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2021-08-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5068Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of State to immediately submit to Congress a joint report with (1) a plan to remove U.S. persons from Afghanistan; and (2) a detailed list of DOD equipment and materials that were not fully ...
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2021-08-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR568Intro
25%
Expressing that the United States is obligated to permanently end the unhoused crisis by 2025 and uphold, protect, and enforce the civil and human rights of unhoused individuals, including the human rights to housing, universal health care, livable w...
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2021-08-13
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB1Intro
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Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-08-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USSB2604Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military construction for the Army; the Navy and Marine C...
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2021-08-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 114.
USHB3237PassProvides $1.9 billion in FY2021 emergency supplemental appropriations for the legislative branch and federal agencies to respond to the attack on the U.S. Capitol Complex that occurred on January 6, 2021. The funding provided by the bill is designate...
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2021-07-30
Became Public Law No: 117-31. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2526Intro
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A bill to authorize the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into agreements for the planning, design, and construction of facilities to be operated as shared medical facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4529Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Treasury to establish the Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund for the deposit of income, gift, and estate taxes paid by or on behalf of taxpayers (1) who are designated conscientious objectors opposed to participation in wa...
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2021-07-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4432Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. (The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, and nuclear warheads, which are all con...
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2021-07-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 63.
USSB2311Intro
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A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USHB4398Intro
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Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide budget information regarding incinerators and waste-to-energy waste disposal alternatives to burn pits. DOD must include the information as a dedicated budget line item in the President's FY2022 bud...
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2021-07-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4355Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military construction for the Army; the Navy and Marine C...
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2021-07-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 56.
USHB4175Intro
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Prohibits the Department of Defense (DOD) from reducing below 22,000 the number of active-duty service members deployed to South Korea unless DOD makes specified reports and certifications, including that such a reduction is in the interest of nation...
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2021-06-25
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3972Intro
25%
To support the diplomatic, economic, and physical space of Taiwan, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR476Intro
25%
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding wasteful Pentagon spending and supporting cuts to the bloated defense budget.
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2021-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3860Intro
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Prohibits the use of federal funds to require a member of the Armed Forces to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. The bill also prohibits adverse action (e.g., punishment) being taken against a member of the Armed Forces because the member refuses to rec...
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2021-06-14
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3837Intro
25%
To reduce and eliminate threats posed by nuclear weapons to the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB2019Intro
25%
A bill to reduce and eliminate threats posed by nuclear weapons to the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3627Intro
25%
Modifies the treatment of funds received by the National Guard Bureau as a reimbursement from a state or other U.S. territory (e.g., Guam) for the use of military property. Specifically, the funds must be credited to (1) the appropriation, fund, or a...
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2021-05-28
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR438Intro
25%
Third Reconstruction: Fully addressing poverty and low wages from the bottom up.
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1572Intro
25%
A bill to expand child care opportunities for members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB3121Intro
25%
To expand child care opportunities for members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3046Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds for the provision of training or education based on critical race theory at the U.S. service academies (e.g., the Air Force Academy).
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2021-05-10
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USSB1433Intro
25%
Modifies the treatment of funds received by the National Guard Bureau as a reimbursement from a state or other U.S. territory (e.g., Guam) for the use of military property. Specifically, the funds must be credited to (1) the appropriation, fund, or a...
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2021-04-28
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1441Intro
25%
A bill to appropriate an additional amount to improve the Navy shipyard infrastructure of the United States.
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2021-04-28
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2860Intro
25%
To appropriate an additional amount to improve the Navy shipyard infrastructure of the United States.
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2021-04-26
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB1148Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds to conduct a first-use nuclear strike unless Congress expressly authorizes such a strike pursuant to a declaration of war. A first-use nuclear strike is an attack using nuclear weapons against an enemy that did not ...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2227Intro
25%
Addresses the transfer and use of funds intended for defense programs. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to transfer $1 billion of unobligated balances intended for its ground-based strategic deterrent program to the Nat...
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2021-03-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB982Intro
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Addresses the transfer and use of funds intended for defense programs. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to transfer $1 billion of unobligated balances intended for its ground-based strategic deterrent program to the Nat...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1054Intro
25%
Contains provisions pertaining to the U.S.-Taiwan relationship. The director of the American Institute in Taiwan's Taipei office shall be subject to the advice and consent of the Senate. (In 1979, the United States established diplomatic relations wi...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR122Intro
25%
A resolution reaffirming the importance of United States alliances and partnerships.
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2021-03-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 29.
USSB943Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds to close or realign Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, in South Carolina, or to conduct any planning or other activity related to such closure or realignment.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB961Intro
25%
Provides permanent funding for the National Science Foundation, the Office of Science at the Department of Energy, the Department of Defense science and technology programs, the scientific and technical research and services of the National Institute...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB962Intro
25%
Permanently funds several federal agencies and programs that perform biomedical research. The bill provides specified funding for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Defense health prog...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB2140Intro
25%
Provides permanent funding for the National Science Foundation, the Office of Science at the Department of Energy, the Department of Defense science and technology programs, the scientific and technical research and services of the National Institute...
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2021-03-23
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB2108Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds in contravention of the War Powers Resolution. That resolution provides procedures for Congress and the President to participate in decisions to send the Armed Forces into hostilities.
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2021-03-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2005Intro
25%
Requires each military department to annually designate at least five eligible programs as Entrepreneurial Innovation Projects. Eligible programs are certain projects currently pursuing commercialization objectives that initially received funding for...
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2021-03-18
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB687Intro
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Contains provisions addressing China and foreign relations generally. The provisions include directing the Department of State to establish a program to facilitate dialogues between U.S. regulatory and technical agencies and their counterparts in par...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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