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USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes 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. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7669IntroDepartment of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security. The bill provides appropriations for Departmental Management, Operations, Intelligence, and Oversight, includin...
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2020-07-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 368.
USHB7428IntroHong Kong People's Freedom and Choice Act
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2020-06-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB4033IntroNatural Disaster and Emergency Ballot Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB7256IntroNational Security Innovation Pathway Act
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3977IntroCut Profits to the Cuban Regime Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of State to publish a list of countries that contract with Cuba's medical missions program and to consider, when determining a country's ranking for the annual Trafficking ...
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2020-06-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7053IntroHonor Our Commitment Act of 2020
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2020-05-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6993IntroH-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7007IntroCompensation for Americans Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of State to negotiate with China to secure compensation for China's distortion of information related to the spread of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The bill also c...
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2020-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3770IntroH-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6905IntroFIRST COVID-19 Care Delivery Act of 2020 Federal Implementation of Recruiting, Staffing, and Triage for COVID-19 Care Delivery Act of 2020 This bill contains provisions to increase the number of health care professionals during an emergency period, i...
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6870IntroLandscaping Workforce Act of 2020
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2020-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6808IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB3726IntroAllowing All to Serve Act
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2020-05-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6788IntroHealthcare Workforce Resilience Act This bill makes previously unused immigrant visas available to nurses and physicians who petition for such a visa before the date that is 90 days after the end of the declared national emergency relating to the COV...
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2020-05-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3669IntroCOVID-19 International Response and Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3599IntroHealthcare Workforce Resilience Act This bill makes previously unused immigrant visas available to nurses and physicians who petition for such a visa before the date that is 90 days after the end of the declared national emergency relating to the COV...
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3606IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6717IntroHealth Care Workforce Protection Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to extend the authorized stay period for certain alien health care workers to until at least 60 days after the end of the declared emergency period ste...
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2020-05-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6507IntroCOVID-19 Employment Authorization Document Extension Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to automatically extend an alien's employment authorization if the authorization was valid when a public health emergency period begins. Th...
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2020-04-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6437IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2877EngrossTo add Ireland to the E-3 nonimmigrant visa program. This bill expands the E-3 visa program to cover Irish nationals. The E-3 visa is a nonimmigrant visa currently only available to Australian nationals coming to the United States for employment in a...
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2020-03-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB5795IntroMoving H-2A to United States Department of Agriculture Act of 2020 This bill moves administration of the H-2A (temporary agricultural workers) program from the Department of Labor to the Department of Agriculture and transfers various program-related...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5971IntroCase Backlog and Transparency Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB6034IntroHmong and Lao Refugee Deportation Prohibition Act of 2020 This bill defers the removal of qualified individuals to Laos for 72 months beginning from this bill's enactment. To qualify for deferral, an individual must (1) be born in Laos or the French ...
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB560EngrossNorthern Mariana Islands Residents Relief Act This bill provides Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Resident status to certain otherwise qualifying aliens who do not meet a current requirement of having resided continuously and lawfu...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5767IntroENSURE Act of 2020 Eritrean Nationals' Safety from Unjust Removal or Expulsion Act
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2020-02-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5327IntroRELIEF Act Resolving Extended Limbo for Immigrant Employees and Families Act
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2020-01-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5496IntroICELAND Act Iceland Commercial and Economic Leadership for Arctic and National Development Act This bill establishes that a national of Iceland shall be eligible for an E visa (for an investor or trader who is a national of a foreign country with a t...
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2020-01-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5577IntroNo Social Security for Illegal Aliens Act of 2020
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2020-01-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1790PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 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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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92.
USHB5174IntroState Sponsored Visa Pilot Program Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB3134IntroA bill to add Ireland to the E-3 nonimmigrant visa program. This bill expands the E-3 visa program to cover Irish nationals. The E-3 visa is a nonimmigrant visa currently only available to Australian nationals coming to the United States for employme...
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2019-12-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5225IntroPOWER Act Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5210IntroRefugee Protection Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4873IntroSyrian Partner Protection Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5038EngrossFarm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 This bill contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Home...
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2019-12-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4479IntroDisaster Recovery Workforce Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to increase the annual cap on permits for alien workers entering the Northern Mariana Islands to work in the construction and extraction occupations. Specific...
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2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1838PassHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely s...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-76. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2929IntroPOWER Act Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act
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2019-11-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2936IntroRefugee Protection Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4916IntroFarm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 This bill contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Home...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4928IntroNew Deal for New Americans Act of 2019
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2019-10-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4623IntroKeep STEM Talent Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3624EngrossOutsourcing Accountability Act of 2019 This bill requires an issuer that is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission to disclose specified information related to the number of domestic and foreign employees of the issuer and its subsidi...
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2019-10-21
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2652IntroProtection of American Jobs in Cross-Border Rail Operations With Mexico Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation to issue regulations that restrict the operation of trains originating in Mexico within the United States to crews compris...
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2019-10-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2603IntroRELIEF Act Resolving Extended Limbo for Immigrant Employees and Families Act
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2019-10-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4319IntroImmigrant Witness and Victim Protection Act of 2019
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSJR55IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Acting Secretary of Homeland Security relating to "Immigrant Investor Program Modernization"
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2019-09-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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