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USSB426Intro
25%
Transfers responsibility for investigating certain allegations of misconduct from the Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Professional Responsibility to the DOJ Office of the Inspector General. Specifically, the bill transfers responsibility for al...
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2021-10-21
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB2055Intro
25%
To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the Rules of the House of Representatives, the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995, the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, the ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2025Intro
25%
Requires lawyers for plaintiffs in certain lawsuits to provide the court and other parties in the lawsuit with any agreement that entitles an outside business (i.e., a business that is not a party, class member, or counsel in the lawsuit) to receive ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB2152Intro
25%
Requires the Office of Justice Programs within the Department of Justice to make grants (1) to replace bail systems that use payment of money as a condition of pretrial release in criminal cases, and (2) to implement a National Pretrial Reporting Pro...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2739Intro
25%
Establishes a grant program through which the Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime must make grants for Indian tribes to provide programs and services to crime victims. These programs and services include domestic violence shelters, ra...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2086Intro
25%
Revises provisions related to H-2A (temporary agricultural worker) visas, including to eliminate certain requirements to hire U.S. workers, expand the program to include dairy and ranch workers, and shift administrative responsibilities from the Depa...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2614Intro
25%
Cedes certain portions of the District of Columbia to Maryland while retaining particular portions of the District (the Federal District) under the exclusive legislative authority and control of Congress to serve as the permanent seat of the federal ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2839Intro
25%
Establishes regional processing centers for conducting immigration-related activities and addresses other related issues. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) shall establish at least four regional processing centers along the southern border in...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2766Intro
25%
Provides various immigration benefits for eligible alien parents (or legal guardians) and minor children who were separated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) between January 20, 2017, and January 20, 2021. Generally, to be an eligible pare...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3684Engross
50%
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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2021-10-01
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule XIX, further consideration of the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 3684 is postponed.
USSR406Intro
25%
A resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of Shawn Musgrave v. J. Thomas Manger, et al.
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2021-10-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6876; text: CR S6875)
USSR405Intro
25%
A resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of Shawn Musgrave v. Mark Warner and the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.
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2021-10-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6875-6876; text: CR S6875)
USSB2921Intro
25%
A bill to protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5376Intro
25%
Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
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2021-09-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 94.
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USHB5314Intro
25%
To protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB2592Intro
25%
A bill to require the Bureau of Prisons to submit to Congress an annual summary report of disaster damage, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1192Engross
50%
Requires professionals employed in debt adjustment cases involving Puerto Rico to file verified statements disclosing their connections with the debtor, creditors, and other interested parties before seeking compensation for their services.
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2021-07-29
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSB375Intro
25%
Requires professionals employed in debt adjustment cases involving Puerto Rico to file verified statements disclosing their connections with the debtor, creditors, and other interested parties before seeking compensation for their services.
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2021-07-29
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSB2569Intro
25%
A bill to enhance the rights of domestic workers, and for other purposes
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2021-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4826Intro
25%
To enhance the rights of domestic workers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4736Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to provide priority refugee status to eligible habitual residents of Afghanistan. To be eligible for such priority status, a habitual resident of Afghanistan must also be a national of Afghanistan or stateless. Such a...
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2021-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2477Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to divert certain parents of minor children, expectant parents, and other caregivers from incarceration and into comprehensive programs providing resources, services, and training to those individuals and...
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2021-07-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4709Intro
25%
To amend title 18, United States Code, to divert certain parents of minor children, expectant parents, and other caregivers from incarceration and into comprehensive programs providing resources, services, and training to those individuals and their ...
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2021-07-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR316Intro
25%
A resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of AO Alfa-Bank v. John Doe, et al.
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2021-07-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5056; text: CR S5054-5055; Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5055)
USHB3372Intro
25%
Authorizes grants to support community-based reentry resources for previously incarcerated individuals who return to their communities. First, the bill authorizes the Department of Justice (DOJ) to make grants for community-based nonprofit organizati...
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB4435Intro
25%
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain types of fraud in the provision of immigration services, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB564Intro
25%
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.
USHB4546Intro
25%
To assist those subject to politically motivated charges in Turkey, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2403Intro
25%
A bill to assist those subject to politically motivated charges in Turkey, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR306Intro
25%
A resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of Jennifer Grappell v. Alberto M. Carvalho, et al.
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2021-07-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4932; consideration: CR S4933; text: CR S4931)
USSB1014Intro
25%
A bill to reform sentencing laws and correctional institutions, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 98.
USHB1126Intro
25%
Provides a framework to compensate certain residents of the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, for the use of such island for military readiness. The bill sets forth provisions regarding award amounts for individuals and for claims by the municipality o...
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2021-06-30
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB1317Intro
25%
Provides a framework to compensate certain residents of the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, for the use of such island for military readiness. The bill sets forth provisions regarding award amounts for individuals and for claims by the municipality o...
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2021-06-30
Committee Hearings Held.
USSR295Intro
25%
This resolution designates June 15, 2021, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The resolution also designates June as Elder Abuse Awareness Month.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2679Engross
50%
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
USHB4104Intro
25%
To reform the disposition of charges and convening of courts-martial for certain offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice and increase the prevention of sexual assaults and other crimes in the military.
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2021-06-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3950Intro
25%
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize a State veterans assistance program, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6Engross
50%
Provides certain aliens with a path to receive permanent resident status and contains other immigration-related provisions. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Justice (DOJ) shall provide conditional permanent resident stat...
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2021-06-15
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB1996Intro
25%
A bill to protect human rights and enhance opportunities for LGBTQI people around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB312Intro
25%
A bill to expand eligibility for and provide judicial review for the Elderly Home Detention Pilot Program, provide for compassionate release based on COVID-19 vulnerability, shorten the waiting period for judicial review during the COVID-19 pandemic,...
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2021-06-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 68.
USSR262Intro
25%
This resolution authorizes (1) Laura Bowen, and any other employee of the Senate Post Office from whom relevant evidence may be necessary, to testify and produce documents in the case of United States v. Dodd (except concerning matters for which a pr...
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2021-06-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3997; text: CR S3992-3993)
USSR263Intro
25%
A resolution to authorize testimony, documents, and representation in United States v. Taylor.
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2021-06-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3997; text: CR S3993)
USSB1912Intro
25%
Provides various protections for covered individuals subject to secondary or deferred inspections when seeking admission into the United States. Covered individuals include U.S. nationals, lawful permanent residents, aliens in possession of a visa, r...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR236Intro
25%
This resolution authorizes (1) Bailey McCue, and any other employee of former Senator Cory Gardner's office from whom relevant evidence may be necessary, to testify and produce documents in the case of United States v. Wornick (except concerning matt...
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2021-05-25
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3460; text: CR S3428)
USSB1733Intro
25%
Authorizes grants to support community-based reentry resources for previously incarcerated individuals who return to their communities. First, the bill authorizes the Department of Justice (DOJ) to make grants for community-based nonprofit organizati...
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2021-05-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2959Engross
50%
Establishes the Consumer and Investor Fraud Working Group to prevent fraud during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. The working group must report quarterly regarding resources available to consumers, public enforcement actions, ...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1494Intro
25%
To protect victims of stalking from gun violence.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1642Intro
25%
Establishes requirements and authorities for the Department of Justice to take certain actions to address the illegal purchase and possession of firearms, including by authorizing grants and establishing task forces to increase investigations and pro...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1906Intro
25%
To amend title 18, United States Code to prohibit persons convicted of misdemeanor crimes against dating partners and persons subject to protection orders from possessing firearms, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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