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USHB5IntroProhibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity in areas including public accommodations and facilities, education, federal funding, employment, housing, credit, and the jury system. Specifically, the bill defines and i...
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2021-02-25
Table the motion to reconsider Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 211 - 195 (Roll no. 40).
USSR45IntroA resolution celebrating Black History Month.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR103IntroThis resolution condemns the bigotry that fueled those who stormed the U.S. Capitol, the elected officials who stoked that bigotry, including former President Trump, and the Members of Congress who have continued to support those individuals. It reaf...
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2021-02-05
To House Administration Committee
USHB18IntroTo prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.
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2021-02-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR94IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. government should not infringe upon the ability of American citizens to act in accordance with their sincerely held religious beliefs. It condemns any behavior by the s...
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2021-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR87IntroThis resolution recognizes the contribution of the Greensboro Four to the civil rights movement and the significant role they played as a catalyst for the mobilization of college students coalescing in the formation of the Student Non-Violent Coordin...
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2021-02-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSCR4IntroA concurrent resolution affirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and protected for all people of the United States under the Constitution of the United States, and recognizing the ...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR20IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment to recognize and protect the right of any person to affordable housing, cost-effective health care, education, and nutrition.
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2021-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB92IntroA bill to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.
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2021-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB40IntroA bill to address the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the United States and the 13 American colonies between 1619 and 1865 and to establish a commission to study and consider a national apology and proposal for...
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2021-01-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR12IntroThis resolution supports the recognition of a Day of Tears and encourages memorializing those who have lost their lives to abortion by lowering the U.S. flag to half-staff on January 22, 2021.
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2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR1IntroThis joint resolution eliminates the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, which prohibits discrimination based on sex. The amendment was proposed to the states in House Joint Resolution 208 of the 92nd Congress, as agreed to i...
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2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR17IntroThis joint resolution eliminates the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, which prohibits discrimination based on sex. The amendment was proposed to the states in House Joint Resolution 208 of the 92nd Congress, as agreed to i...
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2021-01-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR58IntroThis resolution supports the recognition of January 22 each year as the Day of Tears in the United States and encourages citizens to lower their flags to half-staff to memorialize the unborn.
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2021-01-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB323IntroTo award a Congressional Gold Medal to Carrie Beatrice "Mudear" Sager, in recognition of her service to her community and nation, for peace, racial justice, and human rights.
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2021-01-15
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB288IntroCodifies the defense of qualified immunity for law enforcement officers in any case under provisions regarding civil actions for deprivation of rights under color of law. Specifically, a law enforcement officer subject to such an action in his or her...
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2021-01-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR13IntroThis resolution commemorates the life and legacy of Sojourner Truth, who demonstrates the indomitable will of people who yearn to be free and overcome impossible odds to win freedom for themselves and others.
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB40IntroEstablishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African Americans. The commission shall examine slavery and discrimination in the colonies and the United States from 1619 to the present and recommend appropriate remedies. The...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB77IntroAddresses access to public accommodations for persons with a disability. The bill requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to develop a program to educate state and local governments and property owners on strategies for promoting access to public ac...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
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