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USSB354Intro
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Reauthorizes funding to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) contingent on certain changes to its governance and operations. The bill reauthorizes capital and preventive maintenance grants to WMATA for FY2021-2030 as well as add...
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2021-09-14
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHR639Intro
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This resolution (1) calls upon the Members of Congress and all people of the United States to observe September 11, 2021, as a National Day of Service and Remembrance in honor of those who lost their lives or were injured in the September 11, 2001, a...
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2021-09-14
To House Oversight and Reform 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)
USHR593Intro
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This resolution expresses support for the designation of a Chuck Brown Day and honors Brown's contributions to music and to the District of Columbia.
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2021-08-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3684Engross
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Addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill extends FY2021 enacted levels th...
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2021-08-16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3325PassProvides for the award of Congressional Gold Medals to the U.S. Capitol Police and the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia in recognition of the law enforcement agencies that protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021.
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2021-08-05
Became Public Law No: 117-32. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2045Engross
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Designates the area between the intersections of 16th Street, NW and Fuller Street, NW and 16th Street, NW and Euclid Street, NW in the District of Columbia as Oswaldo Paya Way.
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2021-08-03
Held at the desk.
USHB4502Engross
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Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
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2021-08-03
Received in the Senate.
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)
USHB2278Engross
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Designates a trail route, to be known as the September 11th National Memorial Trail Route, to link the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York, New York, the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, Virginia, and the Flight 93 National Mem...
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2021-07-30
Received in the Senate.
USHB4679Intro
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Designates the federal building located at 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, in the District of Columbia as the Norman Yoshio Mineta Federal Building.
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4778Intro
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Allows District of Columbia judicial nominees to be appointed after a 30-day congressional review period without the advice and consent of the Senate, unless a joint resolution of disapproval is enacted into law during that period.
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2021-07-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4765Intro
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Designates the Purple Heart Flag and specifies locations and dates for its display.
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2021-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1664Engross
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Authorizes the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in honor of the extraordinary acts of valor, selfless service, and sacrifice displayed by Medal of Honor recipients...
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2021-07-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1204Intro
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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, except that any rate established by this bill shall not be reduced during th...
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2021-07-26
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB1029Intro
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Waives the application fee for any special use permit solely for a veterans special event at war memorials on land administered by the National Park Service in the District of Columbia and its environs.
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2021-07-26
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB564Intro
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Provides paid family and medical leave to federal employees. Currently, federal employees are entitled to 12 weeks of administrative leave for one or more of the following reasons: (1) the birth of a child, (2) the adoption or foster care of a child,...
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB4393Intro
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Prospectively requires the Director of the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency and the Director of the Pretrial Services Agency for the District of Columbia to reside in the District during their tenure.
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB3764Intro
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To direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide for ocean-based climate solutions to reduce carbon emissions and global warming; to make coastal communities more resilient; and to provide for the conserva...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 19.
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.
USHB4368Intro
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Requires the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff upon the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia, by order of the President, from the day of death until interment.
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2021-07-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4372Intro
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Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 58.
USHB4345Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. The independent a...
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2021-07-01
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHR503Intro
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This resolution establishes in the House of Representatives the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. The select committee must (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relati...
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2021-06-30
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3787Intro
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Prohibits the exclusion of individuals from service on a District of Columbia jury on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4206Intro
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Declares that the authority to grant clemency for offenses against the District of Columbia shall be exercised by such person or persons, and under such terms and conditions, as may be provided under a District law.
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2021-06-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2679Engross
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Revises the federal charter for the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association. Specifically, the bill (1) eliminates the provision that requires the foundation to be incorporated and domiciled in the District of Columbia; and (2) requires the board o...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB270Intro
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Expands the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site currently located in Topeka, Kansas, to include additional sites in Clarendon County, South Carolina, and establishes as affiliated areas specified sites in Farmville, Virginia; Wilmingto...
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2021-06-23
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB172Intro
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Authorizes the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in the District of Columbia in honor of the extraordinary acts of valor, selfless service, and sacrifice displayed by Medal of Honor recipients...
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2021-06-23
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB535Intro
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Authorizes the establishment of a National Global War on Terrorism Memorial in the area of the National Mall.
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2021-06-23
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB51Intro
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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 on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-06-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB4023Intro
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Eliminates the applicability of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 to the District of Columbia government.
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2021-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1703Engross
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Requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to cover the rent of the National Children's Museum for the duration of the museum's current building lease, including renewals. The GSA must use specified funds for such expenses.
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2021-06-16
Received in the Senate.
USHB1765Intro
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Prohibits the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) from finalizing, implementing, or enforcing the proposed rule titled Washington Channel, Fort McNair, Washington, DC; Restricted Area, published on December 29, 2020. The proposed rule establishes a ...
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2021-05-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 27.
USHB3233Engross
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Establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex. The commission must (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relating to the attack on...
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2021-05-28
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 54 - 35. Record Vote Number: 218. (CR S3927)
USHB2087Intro
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To rescind amounts appropriated under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHB3525Intro
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Establishes a Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture. The commission must (1) report recommendations for a plan of action for the establishment and maintenance of a National Museu...
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2021-05-25
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHR441Intro
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This resolution declares that District of Columbia residents have earned full and equal representation in Congress and full local self-government. It also recognizes that active duty service members, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and ...
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3418Intro
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To permit leasing of available Federal real property to expand in-person education during COVID-19 public health emergency.
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2021-05-21
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR416Intro
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Recognizing the importance of the United States-Republic of Korea relationship to safeguarding peace, security, and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula, in the Indo-Pacific region, and beyond, and welcoming the visit of President Moon Jae-in to the Un...
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2021-05-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1635Intro
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To increase authorization of the grant program for school security in the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSR213Intro
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A resolution recognizing the importance of the United States-Republic of Korea relationship to safeguarding peace, security and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula, in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond, and welcoming the visit of President Moon Jae-i...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1110Intro
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Makes it a crime to deface, damage, or destroy certain memorials that commemorate civil rights events or figures. An individual convicted under this act must pay restitution and is subject to additional penalties that vary based on the cost of the de...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR169Intro
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This resolution expresses appreciation to the officers of the U.S. Capitol Police, the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia, and other law enforcement personnel for their service in responding to the assault on the U.S. Capitol ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB51Engross
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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 on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-04-22
Received in the Senate.
USSJR18Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment repealing the Twenty-third Amendment to the Constitution (allowing citizens residing in the District of Columbia to vote for presidential electors, who in turn vote in the electoral college fo...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1361Intro
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A bill to reduce the size of the seat of the Government of the United States to the area comprised of the principal Federal monuments, the White House, the United States Capitol, the United States Supreme Court Building, and the Federal executive, le...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB920Intro
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Expands the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site currently located in Topeka, Kansas, to include additional sites in Clarendon County, South Carolina, and establishes as affiliated areas specified sites in Farmville, Virginia; Wilmingto...
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2021-04-21
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR324Intro
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This resolution honors the legacy of all those who furthered freedom from slavery and were involved in the Pearl Incident and recognizes their historical importance. (On April 15, 1848, 77 slaves attempted to flee the District of Columbia and Alexand...
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2021-04-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR323Intro
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This resolution recognizes District of Columbia Emancipation Day, marking the anniversary of the end of slavery in the District of Columbia and symbolizing the aspirations of its citizens for the same rights and freedoms afforded all U.S. citizens. T...
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2021-04-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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