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USHR367IntroHonoring the life and career of Johnny Pacheco, a groundbreaking musical artist whose pioneering approach to music inspired generations and made him one of the most internationally renowned artists in Latin music.
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2021-05-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1122IntroTo require the imposition of sanctions pursuant to the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act to combat corruption and human rights violations perpetrated by officials in the Mexican Government, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1177IntroTo provide an earned path to citizenship, to address the root causes of migration and responsibly manage the southern border, and to reform the immigrant visa system, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1259IntroRequires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to implement the Migrant Protection Protocols as outlined in the January 25, 2019, memo titled Policy Guidance for Implementation of the Migrant Protection Protocols. (The protocols generally require...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB812IntroTo authorize certain appropriations for certain fiscal years for Operation Stonegarden, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1251EngrossTo support United States international cyber diplomacy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1333EngrossImposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States. It also prohibits religious discrimination in various immigration-related decisions, such as whether to issue an immigrant or nonimmigrant...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR173IntroThis resolution commends the actions of Cuban democracy and human rights activist José Daniel Ferrer García, and it honors the humanitarian efforts of the Patriotic Union of Cuba for its work to defend fundamental freedoms and human rights in Cuba....
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2021-04-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1169IntroA bill to address issues involving the People's Republic of China.
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2021-04-21
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSR22IntroThis resolution reaffirms the Senate's commitment to the historic partnership between the United States and Ecuador, and it supports actions to strengthen this bilateral relationship. Further, it recognizes President Moreno and his administration for...
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2021-04-15
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1994; text: 01/28/2021 CR S203-204)
USSR37IntroThis resolution expresses the Senate's solidarity with the members of the San Isidro Movement, an organization of artists, activists, academics, and journalists protesting increased censorship and persecution in Cuba. Further, it calls on Cuba to rel...
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2021-04-15
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1996-1998; text: CR S1997-1998)
USSR156IntroA resolution commending the officers and personnel of Federal, State, and local agencies deployed by air, ground, and marine, and as tactical border security, for their work during the crisis at the Southern border.
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2021-04-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR17IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should redirect foreign assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras away from the central governments of those countries and towards local governmental, pri...
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USHB193IntroDirects the President to reduce foreign assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras based on how many unaccompanied alien children from each of those countries are placed in custody for immigration status. For each unaccompanied alien child pl...
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USHR97IntroThis resolution expresses support for the bilateral relationship between the United States and the Dominican Republic.
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USHR278IntroThis resolution pays tribute to the members of Brigada de Asalto 2506 (Assault Brigade 2506) who participated in the Bay of Pigs operation, and it calls on the United States to support policies that promote respect for democratic principles, civil li...
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USHR289IntroThis resolution urges the Department of State to take action on unpaid Peruvian agrarian reform bonds by encouraging Peru to negotiate in good faith with U.S. bondholders regarding payment of these bonds.
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2021-04-01
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR276IntroThis resolution celebrates the successes and contributions of Latinas in the United States and recognizes the changes still to be made to ensure that Latinas can realize their full potential as equal members of society.
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2021-03-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR44IntroThis resolution denounces the Nicolás Maduro regime's most recent legislative elections as fraudulent and illegitimate, does not recognize the legitimacy of the new Venezuelan National Assembly, and joins members of the international community in re...
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2021-03-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 27.
USSR81IntroThis resolution honors the members of Las Damas de Blanco, a group composed of wives and relatives of political prisoners, prisoners of conscience, and peaceful dissidents in Cuba, for their peaceful efforts to stand up to the Cuban regime and defend...
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2021-03-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 18.
USSR120IntroThis resolution reaffirms the U.S. commitment to promoting economic prosperity, security, and democratic governance throughout the Americas, and it calls on the President to lead a coordinated diplomatic effort to achieve specified goals while hostin...
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2021-03-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 28.
USSR135IntroThis resolution celebrates the successes and contributions of Latinas in the United States and recognizes the changes still to be made to ensure that Latinas can realize their full potential as equal members of society.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR132IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the current influx of migrants is causing a crisis at the Southern border.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB863IntroA bill to require asylum officers at United States embassies and consulates to conduct credible fear screenings before aliens seeking asylum may be permitted to enter the United States to apply for asylum, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB688IntroA bill to prohibit contracting with persons that have business operations with the Maduro regime, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-17
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSR116IntroThis resolution pays tribute to the members of Brigada de Asalto 2506 (Assault Brigade 2506) who participated in the Bay of Pigs operation, and it calls on the United States to support policies that promote respect for democratic principles, civil li...
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2021-03-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB689IntroA bill to prohibit the removal of Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism until Cuba satisfies certain conditions, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB677IntroDirects the Department of Defense (DOD) to report to Congress on the contributions of allies to the common defense. Specifically, DOD must report on (1) the defense spending and military activities of certain countries with cooperative defense agreem...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR190IntroThis resolution expresses the profound sorrow of the House of Representatives on the passing of Johnny Pacheco, a trailblazer in Latin music and culture. The resolution also expresses sympathy to his family, friends, and loved ones.
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2021-03-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB616IntroRequires the President to support and coordinate diplomatic engagement to secure a 10th general capital increase for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and to support the creation of an environmental fund and financing facility at the IDB. The...
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2021-03-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB530IntroDirects the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to reunite children and their parents or legal guardians who were apprehended for illegal entry into the United States. DHS and HHS shall develop ...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB198IntroWaives various embargo and immigration restrictions in order to allow Cuban nationals to enter the United States to play organized professional baseball. U.S. embargo authority may not regulate or prohibit various transactions by or on behalf of a Cu...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB161IntroPermits nationals of Venezuela to qualify for temporary protected status, which prevents their removal from the United States and allows them to obtain employment and travel authorization. Such status shall be available to qualifying nationals of Ven...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB572IntroA bill to provide for the water quality restoration of the Tijuana River and the New River, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1574IntroTo suspend United States security assistance with Honduras until such time as human rights violations by Honduran security forces cease and their perpetrators are brought to justice.
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2021-03-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1543IntroTo provide authorities to prohibit the provision of services by social media platforms to certain individuals and entities on the Specially Designated Nationals List and senior officials of governments of a state sponsor of terrorism.
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2021-03-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1538IntroTo amend the United States-Mexico Border Health Commission Act, with respect to preparedness for COVID-19 and other infectious diseases in the border region, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB88IntroDirects certain amounts from the Department of Justice (DOJ) Assets Forfeiture Fund to the deployment of additional border security measures. Specifically, DOJ must report annually on the amount of total deposits into the fund that are derived from M...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1211IntroRequires the Department of State to distribute specified briefing materials to individuals representing the United States at international athletic competitions. These materials must contain information on human rights concerns and personal privacy a...
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2021-02-25
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB388IntroA bill to suspend certain United States assistance for the Government of Honduras until corruption, impunity, and human rights violations are no longer systemic, and the perpetrators of these crimes are being brought to justice.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB348IntroA bill to provide an earned path to citizenship, to address the root causes of migration and responsibly manage the southern border, and to reform the immigrant visa system, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1090IntroRequires commercial software operators and developers to provide consumers with a warning prior to making available for download software from specified countries that support international terrorism.Violations of this requirement are subject to enfo...
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2021-02-19
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB268IntroAdjusts the boundary of the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park in Texas to include the approximately 166.44 acres of land identified on the map titled PALO ALTO BATTLEFIELD NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK Proposed Boundary Addition, Fort Brown U...
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHR126IntroThis resolution expresses support for (1) the designation of International Flower Workers' Day to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to practices that respect labor rights in other countries, and (2) the elimination of exploitative labor practices as a ...
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2021-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1048IntroProhibits the Department of Defense (DOD) from using funds to transfer or release within the United States (including its territories or possessions) any detainee (1) who is not a U.S. citizen or member of the U.S. Armed Forces, and (2) who is or was...
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2021-02-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB924IntroTo provide funding for humanitarian relief at the southern border of the United States.
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2021-02-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB491IntroRequires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a California New River restoration program for the New River. The river starts in Mexicali, Mexico, flows north into the United States through Calexico, passes through the Imperial Valle...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB575IntroEstablishes a new process for approving the construction and operation of energy infrastructure across an international border of the United States and replaces the existing process established under specified executive orders. Specifically, this bil...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB758IntroTo limit the availability of COVID-19 vaccines for certain individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB249IntroA bill to lift the trade embargo on Cuba, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Finance Committee
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