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USHB575Intro
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Establishes 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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2022-06-14
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Mullin. Petition No: 117-15. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHR1168Intro
25%
Reaffirming the economic partnership between the United States and the Caribbean nations and recognizing the need to strengthen trade and investment between the United States and the Caribbean nations, our "Third Border".
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2022-06-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR661Intro
25%
A resolution promoting stronger economic relations between the United States and countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.
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2022-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7934Intro
25%
To establish a lending program for Latin America and the Caribbean to reaffirm the United States commitment to growth and energy security in the Western Hemisphere.
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2022-06-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7935Intro
25%
To reinforce commercial relationships with Latin American and Caribbean allies and expand critical supply chains in the Americas.
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2022-06-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB4231Intro
25%
A bill to support water infrastructure in Reclamation States, and other purposes.
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2022-05-25
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power. Hearings held.
USSB4008Intro
25%
Provides support for restaurants and other businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, the bill provides additional funding for the Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide grants to support the ongoing operations of eligible re...
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2022-05-19
Cloture on the motion to proceed not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 52 - 43. Record Vote Number: 192. (CR S2614)
USSB2490Engross
50%
Establishes the Blackwell School National Historic Site in Texas as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret for the benefit of present and future generations the Blackwell School, including (1) the role of the Blackwell...
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2022-05-19
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB4285Intro
25%
A bill to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Inter-American Democratic Charter, to encourage governments in the Americas to reinforce their commitments to the principles enshrined in the Inter-American Democratic Charter, to reaffirm the role of f...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4224Intro
25%
A bill to require the expenditure of an equal amount on border security as on the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative and to confiscate Russian assets and make such assets available for border security, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB268Engross
50%
Adjusts 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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2022-05-11
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB4133Engross
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Authorizes the allocation of certain funds for purposes related to the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative, requires the Department of State to develop a strategy for prioritizing efforts to increase disaster response and resilience in the Caribbean,...
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2022-05-11
Star Print ordered on the bill.
USHB7707Intro
25%
To codify in statute the CDC title 42 expulsion order, which suspends the right for certain aliens to enter the United States along United States land borders, until February 1, 2025.
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2022-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USSB4112Intro
25%
A bill to address issues involving the economic statecraft of the United States, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR597Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship Program for 30 years of providing internship opportunities to Hispanic and underrepresented students attending Hispanic-serving institutions and othe...
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2022-04-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2196; text: CR S2194)
USHB7579Intro
25%
To decrease dependency on People's Republic of China manufacturing and decrease migration due to lost regional economic opportunities.
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2022-04-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5681PassAuthorizes U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reclassify officers assigned to the tactical patrol unit on Tohono O'odham Nation land, commonly known as Shadow Wolves, as ICE special agents upon completing certain required training. Off...
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2022-04-19
Became Public Law No: 117-113. (TXT | PDF)
USSB4022Intro
25%
A bill to codify in statute the CDC title 42 expulsion order, which suspends the right for certain aliens to enter the United States along United States land borders, until February 1, 2025.
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2022-04-07
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 345.
USHR1047Intro
25%
Reaffirming the economic partnership between the United States and the Caribbean nations and recognizing the need to strengthen trade and investment between the United States and the Caribbean nations, our "Third Border".
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2022-04-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7423Intro
25%
To prohibit imposing certain COVID-19 face covering and vaccine mandates, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB2991Engross
50%
Provides statutory authority for the Center for Countering Human Trafficking (CCHT) within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The CCHT coordinates DHS efforts to combat human trafficking and the importation of goods produced with forced labor...
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2022-04-07
Held at the desk.
USHB4373Engross
50%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Department for Administration of Foreign Affairs, International Organizations, and International Commi...
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2022-04-05
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed (Record Vote No. 129) entered in Senate.
USHR1031Intro
25%
Impeaching Joseph R. Biden, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2022-04-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3591Intro
25%
A bill to strengthen the bilateral partnership between the United States and Ecuador in support of democratic institutions and rule of law, sustainable and inclusive economic growth, and conservation.
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2022-04-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 320.
USHR1020Intro
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This resolution calls on the Biden administration and its officials to maintain the sanctions on the repressive regimes in Venezuela and Iran. The resolution also expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that American energy independence s...
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2022-04-04
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB7207Intro
25%
To prohibit the importation of petroleum products from Venezuela, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7150Intro
25%
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to strengthen oversight and disclosures relating to foreign support for institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7012Intro
25%
To provide appropriations for certain activities relating to Ukraine, prohibit the importation of certain petroleum products from Russia, Iran, and Venezuela, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB7023Intro
25%
Requires the President to prohibit the importation of petroleum products from Venezuela. Petroleum product means crude oil, residual fuel oil, or any refined petroleum product, including natural gas liquid product. Further, the bill authorizes the Pr...
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2022-03-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6942Intro
25%
Prohibits the importation of petroleum products from Russia, Iran, or Venezuela. Petroleum product means crude oil, residual fuel oil, or any refined petroleum product, including natural gas liquid product.
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2022-03-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR962Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the House of Representatives demands an immediate border wall be constructed on the southern border of the United States; supports, unequivocally, America's sovereignty and territorial integrity; and commits to continui...
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2022-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB6867Intro
25%
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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2022-02-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6809Intro
25%
To exempt commercial truck drivers from Canada or Mexico who are seeking to temporarily enter the United States for business through a land port of entry from any COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
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2022-02-23
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB6354Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of State to submit a report on the United Nations Human Rights Council, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-22
To House Subcommittee on International Development, International Organizations and Global Corporate Social Impact
USSB3694Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from requiring vaccination against COVID-19 for essential critical infrastructure workers crossing the border, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3701Intro
25%
A bill to exempt commercial truck drivers from Canada or Mexico who are seeking to temporarily enter the United States for business through a land port of entry from any COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
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2022-02-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3695Intro
25%
Imposes requirements on U.S. representatives to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) with regard to certain issues involving China, Russia, Iran, North Korea, Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua, or Afghanistan while under Taliban control. The President or a...
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2022-02-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6736Intro
25%
Provides statutory authority for the Center for Countering Human Trafficking (CCHT) within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The CCHT coordinates DHS efforts to combat human trafficking and the importation of goods produced with forced labor...
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2022-02-16
To House Oversight, Management, and Accountability Committee
USHR928Intro
25%
This resolution requests the President and directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to transmit to the House of Representatives, no later than 14 days after the date of the adoption of this resolution, copies of certain documents and other m...
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2022-02-15
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB6748Intro
25%
Imposes sanctions related to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline and revises the expedited approval process for natural gas imports and exports in or out of the United States. (Nord Stream 2 is a pipeline constructed to increase the export of natural gas from...
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2022-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6665Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to ensure that the number of members of the Armed Forces who are deployed because of the situation in Ukraine does not exceed the number of members of the Armed Forces who are deployed to the southern border of the ...
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2022-02-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6637Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-09
To House Oversight, Management, and Accountability Committee
USHB6648Intro
25%
To prohibit the obligation or expenditure of military or security assistance to Ukraine until operational control of the United States - Mexico border is achieved, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3589Intro
25%
A bill to require a United States security strategy for the Western Hemisphere, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR867Intro
25%
This resolution condemns the repression of Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia and all brave Cuban activists, and demands their immediate and unconditional release from prison. The resolution also condemns the brutal torture and inhumane treatment of Jose Dani...
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2022-01-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR489Intro
25%
This resolution condemns the repression of Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia and all brave Cuban activists, and demands their immediate and unconditional release from prison. The resolution also condemns the brutal torture and inhumane treatment of Jose Dani...
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2022-01-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S183-184; text: CR S193)
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1201Intro
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Sets out priorities for climate action, clean energy, energy diplomacy, reduced deforestation, and related U.S. foreign policy. The Department of State must incorporate climate action and climate diplomacy across all bureaus and U.S. missions abroad....
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2021-12-15
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported favorably.
USSR472Intro
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This resolution reaffirms the Senate's commitment to strengthening the historic partnership between the United States and the Dominican Republic based on shared democratic values and efforts to advance economic prosperity and national security. The r...
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2021-12-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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