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USSB4049IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 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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2020-07-02
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (CR S4197)
USHB2IntroINVEST in America Act Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and ra...
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2020-07-01
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. 2.
USHB51EngrossWashington, D.C. Admission Act This bill provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union o...
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2020-06-29
Received in the Senate.
USHB5803IntroWashington, D.C. Admission Act This bill provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union o...
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2020-06-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 347.
USHB7165IntroDistrict of Columbia Government Title Equality Act
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2020-06-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7095IntroINVEST in America Act Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and ra...
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2020-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSCR39IntroA concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the constitutional rights of Americans to peaceably assemble, exercise freedom of speech, and petition the Government for redress of grievances must be respected; that violence and looting...
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2020-06-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR976IntroAuthorizing and directing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire whether the House of Representatives should impeach Emmet G. Sullivan, a judge of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
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2020-05-22
To House Rules Committee
USHR978IntroRecognizing on Memorial Day, May 25, 2020, the denial of full participation in their Government through statehood by active duty servicemembers, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and their families who are residents of the District of Col...
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2020-05-22
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6914IntroNew Jersey, New York, and Highly Impacted States COVID-19 Relief Fund Act
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2020-05-15
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6740IntroTo designate the area between the intersections of International Drive, Northwest and Van Ness Street, Northwest and International Drive, Northwest and International Place, Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia, as "Li Wenliang Plaza", and fo...
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2020-05-08
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6748IntroDirect Support for Communities Act This bill provides FY2020 supplemental appropriations to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to award additional Community Development Block Grants to units of local government and counties to prev...
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2020-05-08
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB3632IntroDirect Support for Communities Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB6657IntroWUHAN Rescissions Act Working Under Humanity's Actual Needs Rescissions Act
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2020-05-01
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6628IntroCongressional Power of the Purse Act
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2020-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB266PassDepartment of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing additional funding for small business loans, health care providers, and C...
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2020-04-24
Became Public Law No: 116-139. (TXT | PDF)
USHR929IntroRecognizing the enduring cultural and historical significance of emancipation in the Nation's capital on the anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's signing of the District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, which established the "first fre...
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2020-04-17
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6407IntroTo rescind the appropriation made to the Kennedy Center in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. This bill rescinds the appropriation to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts provided for in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief,...
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2020-03-27
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6255IntroTo direct the Mayor of the District of Columbia to establish a District of Columbia National Guard Educational Assistance Program to encourage the enlistment and retention of persons in the District of Columbia National Guard by providing financial a...
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2020-03-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3474IntroWomen Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act This bill authorizes the Women Who Worked on the Home Front Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in commemoration of the commitment and s...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5068IntroWomen Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act This bill authorizes the Women Who Worked on the Home Front Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in commemoration of the commitment and s...
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2020-03-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5885IntroFederal Employee Parental Leave Technical Correction Act This bill expands certain paid parental leave benefits to include specified public sector employees, including employees of the Federal Aviation Administration and the Transportation Security A...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB6158IntroDistrict of Columbia Chief Financial Officer Salary Home Rule Act This bill revises the pay of the Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia to establish it at the greater of (1) the current rate; or (2) a rate established by the District, ...
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2020-03-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1969IntroFallen Journalists Memorial Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work on eligible federal land in commemoration of the sacrifices made by journalists for a free and independent press...
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2020-03-04
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB6059IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain tax benefits related to empowerment zones to the District of Columbia. This bill designates an empowerment zone in the District of Columbia. (Empowerment zones are federally designated geog...
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2020-03-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6026IntroCivil Rights Legacy Protection Act
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB473EngrossTo authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the establishment on federal land in the District of Columbia of the Every Word...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5937IntroTo designate the headquarters building of the Department of Transportation located at 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, in Washington, DC, as the "William T. Coleman, Jr., Federal Building". This bill designates the headquarters building of the Department ...
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2020-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB3239EngrossWilliam T. Coleman, Jr., Department of Transportation Headquarters Act This bill designates the headquarters building of the Department of Transportation located at 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, in Washington, DC, as the William T. Coleman, Jr., Federa...
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2020-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB5919IntroNational Children's Museum Act This bill requires the General Services Administration to enter into a cooperative agreement with the National Children's Museum to allow the museum to occupy a specified space in the Ronald Reagan Building and Internat...
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2020-02-18
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB5925IntroDistrict of Columbia Courts and Public Defender Service Voluntary Separation Incentive Payments Act
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2020-02-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1980EngrossSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. (Sec. 4) The bill establis...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB3283IntroTo amend title 4, United States Code, to permit the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia. This bill requires the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff upo...
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB3465IntroFallen Journalists Memorial Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in commemoration of the sacrifices made by journalists for a free and independent press.
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2020-01-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB1158PassDHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; the ...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-93. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3104IntroFederal Employee Parental Leave Technical Correction Act This bill expands certain paid parental leave benefits to include specified public sector employees, including employees of the Federal Aviation Administration and the Transportation Security A...
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2019-12-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB389IntroFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor member...
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2019-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 348.
USHR757IntroCalling for the resignation and disbarment of United States Attorney General William P. Barr, and for other purposes.
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2019-12-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5365IntroLicense Transfer Modernization Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to approve or deny a license-transfer application within 180 days of submission. These applications relate to the transfer of control or assignment fo...
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2019-12-10
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
USHB5173IntroTo authorize the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia or its environs, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commem...
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2019-12-05
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB5290IntroThe District of Columbia Returning Citizens Coordination Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2185IntroDistrict of Columbia Flood Prevention Act of 2019 This bill makes the District of Columbia eligible to receive federal coastal zone management funding, including flood mitigation and prevention funds.
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2019-12-03
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 261.
USHB4985IntroVeterans Residential Care Choice Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to place certain veterans in licensed or certified residential care facilities at the request of such veterans. Specifically, the bill concerns veterans...
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB5046IntroGlobal War on Terrorism Memorial Location Act
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2019-12-02
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB1088EngrossFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in President's Park, District of Columbia, to honor members...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB3055PassCommerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides co...
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2019-11-21
Became Public Law No: 116-69. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4967IntroChesapeake Watershed Investments for Landscape Defense Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
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