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USHB5752EngrossStop Illicit Drug Importation Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR938IntroOf inquiry directing the Attorney General to provide certain documents in the Attorney General's possession to the House of Representatives relating to the ongoing congressional investigation related to certain prosecutorial and investigatory decisio...
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2018-06-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR937IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress, that within 7 days of enactment, that the Department of Justice shall provide certain documents in its possession to the House of Representatives relating to the ongoing congressional investigation of certain pro...
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2018-06-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6075IntroKeeping Gun Dealers Honest Act of 2018
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2018-06-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3EngrossSpending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act This bill rescinds approximately $15 billion in budget authority over 2018-2028 that was proposed to be rescinded by the President under procedures included in the Impoundment Control Act of 1974....
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2018-06-11
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred concurrently to the Committee on Appropriations; the Budget pursuant to the order of January 30, 1975, as modified by the order of April 11, 1986, with instructions that the Budget Committee be authorized to report its views to the Appropriations Committee, and that the latter alone be authorized to report the bill.
USHR902IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the obligation of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Education and the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice to enforce title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964...
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR920IntroExpressing support for the designation of June as National Gun Violence Awareness Month, and calling on Congress to address gun violence.
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2018-06-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR907IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that the Attorney General of the United States should appoint a Special Counsel to investigate misconduct at the Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation, including an investigation of abuse of the FI...
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2979IntroSpending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act
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2018-05-24
Read twice and referred concurrently to the Committees on Appropriations; the Budget pursuant to the order of January 30, 1975, as modified by the order of April 11, 1986, with instructions that the Budget Committee be authorized to report its views to the Appropriations Committee, and that the latter alone be authorized to report the bill.
USHB5682EngrossFIRST STEP Act Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act TITLE I--RECIDIVISM REDUCTION (Sec. 101) This bill amends the federal criminal code to direct the Department of Justice to establish a risk and nee...
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2018-05-23
Received in the Senate.
USHB5710IntroThe Solitary Confinement Study and Reform Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5496IntroTPS Process Reform Act
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2018-05-21
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5505IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-05-15
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Lance asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 5505, a bill originally introduced by Representative Dent of Pennsylvania, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USSB2795IntroFIRST STEP Act Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act
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2018-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2680IntroOpioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 398.
USHB5271IntroTiahrt Restrictions Repeal Act This bill amends several appropriations laws to remove limitations on the authority of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to conduct activities related to the administration of federal firearms laws...
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5383IntroAmmunition Background Check Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5410IntroSAFER Now Act Safer America for Everyone Right Now Act
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5311IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2644IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal judicial code to codify certain Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations that govern the appointment, oversight, and removal of a special counsel, including regulatio...
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2018-04-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 393.
USSB2724IntroSolitary Confinement Reform Act
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2018-04-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2693IntroImmigration Court Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5533IntroSpecial Counsel Transparency Act of 2018
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2018-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2456IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.
USHB5476IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5195IntroNational Security Diversity and Inclusion Workforce Act of 2018
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2018-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USSB2627IntroAmmunition Background Check Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3654IntroSpecial Counsel Independence Protection Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General who...
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2018-03-22
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Ms. Jackson Lee. Petition No: 115-9. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB4669IntroSpecial Counsel Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the discipline or removal from office of a special counsel appointed under Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations. Specifically, a special counsel may be...
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2018-03-21
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Cohen. Petition No: 115-8. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB5090IntroRaise the Age Act
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5135IntroSecuring Children in Schools Act of 2018
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5077IntroAssault Weapons Ban of 2018 This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohi...
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5087IntroAssault Weapons Ban of 2018 This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohi...
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2502IntroProtecting Communities and Preserving the Second Amendment Act of 2018
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2018-03-14
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB2095IntroAssault Weapons Ban of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohi...
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2018-03-14
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB1498IntroEnd Racial Profiling Act of 2017 This bill prohibits racial profiling by a federal, state, local, or tribal law enforcement agency or agent. The term "racial profiling" includes the practice of relying on actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national...
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2018-03-08
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Jackson Lee asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1498, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5021IntroStop Online Opioid Sales Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5185IntroProtect America's Schools Act of 2018
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2018-03-06
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB2493IntroDEA Enforcement and Authority Act of 2018
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2018-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2458IntroTerrorist Firearms Prevention Act
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2018-02-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1917IntroSentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017
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2018-02-15
Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2440IntroCARES Act Comprehensive Addiction Reform, Education, and Safety Act of 2018
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2018-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR717IntroRelease the Memo Resolution Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the so-called "FISA memo", a document prepared by the House Permane...
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2018-01-29
To House Intelligence Committee
USHB4601IntroTrafficking Victims Protection Act of 2017
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2018-01-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB195PassFederal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017 DIVISION A--FEDERAL REGISTER PRINTING SAVINGS ACT OF 2017 Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This division bars the Government Publishing Office from furnishing a printed copy of the F...
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2018-01-22
Became Public Law No: 115-120.
USSB139PassFISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the DNA Identification Act of 1994 to require the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to issue standards and procedures for using Rapid DNA instruments to analyze DNA samples of ...
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2018-01-19
Became Public Law No: 115-118.
USSB2070EngrossKevin and Avonte's Law of 2017 TITLE I--MISSING ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE PATIENT ALERT PROGRAM REAUTHORIZATION Missing Americans Alert Program Act of 2017 (Sec. 102) This bill amends the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to revise and ...
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2018-01-18
By Senator Grassley from Committee on the Judiciary filed written report. Report No. 115-200.
USSB419PassPublic Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to revise requirements for the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) program. (The PSOB program provides death...
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2018-01-17
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB4667EngrossFurther Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements, 2017 Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced Making further supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year endi...
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2018-01-04
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 291.
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