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USHB2595IntroStrengthening the Department of Homeland Security Secure Mail Initiative Act
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1282EngrossDHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2017
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2017-06-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2190EngrossStreamlining DHS Overhead Act
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2017-06-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2283EngrossDHS MORALE Act Department of Homeland Security Morale, Recognition, Learning and Engagement Act of 2017
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2017-06-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB657PassFollow the Rules Act Follow the Rules Act (Sec. 2) This bill extends the prohibition against a person taking, failing to take, or threatening to take or fail to take a personnel action against any employee or applicant for employment for refusing to ...
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2017-06-14
Became Public Law No: 115-40.
USHB2884IntroCOVFEFE Act of 2017 Communications Over Various Feeds Electronically For Engagement Act of 2017
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2017-06-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2876IntroAutomatic Voter Registration Act of 2017
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2017-06-12
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB2213EngrossAnti-Border Corruption Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-06-08
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2854IntroAmerica Votes Act of 2017
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2017-06-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB2840IntroAutomatic Voter Registration Act
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2017-06-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB2846IntroFederal Agency Customer Experience Act of 2017
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2017-06-08
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2414IntroSWAMP Act of 2017 Stop Waste And Misuse by the President Act of 2017 This bill requires the President, Vice President, President-elect, Vice President-elect, or an immediate family member of such an official, whom the U.S. Secret Service is authorize...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2449IntroSCRAP Act Sunset the CRA and Restore American Protection Act of 2017 This bill repeals the Congressional Review Act (CRA). The CRA allows Congress to vote on a joint resolution of disapproval to overturn a recently issued agency rule and prohibit the...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHR343IntroRestore Democracy Resolution Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should enact and the states should ratify a constitutional amendment providing that any right of a corporation or other artificial entity to engage in poli...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR364IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the need to eliminate partisan redistricting and gerrymandering.
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2811IntroForeign Agents Registration Modernization and Enforcement Act
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2017-06-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR377IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should confirm that money is not free speech and that corporations are not people for purposes of the First Amendment right to make campaign contributions by enacting a constitutional...
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2017-06-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB375PassTo designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 719 Church Street in Nashville, Tennessee, as the "Fred D. Thompson Federal Building and United States Courthouse". (Sec. 1) This bill designates the federal building and U.S. ...
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2017-06-06
Became Public Law No: 115-39. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2767IntroStimulating Innovation through Procurement Act of 2017
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2017-05-30
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB2765IntroPerpetual POW/MIA Stamp Act This bill directs the Postmaster General to provide for the issuance of a forever stamp that honors the sacrifices of the members of the U.S. Armed Forces who have been prisoners, missing, or unaccounted for and that depic...
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2017-05-30
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2762IntroWhite House Ethics Transparency Act of 2017
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2017-05-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB585EngrossDr. Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Committee
USHB624EngrossSocial Security Number Fraud Prevention Act of 2017 This bill prohibits federal departments and agencies from including the Social Security account number of any individual on any document sent by mail unless the department or agency head determines ...
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2017-05-25
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 106.
USHB1293EngrossTo amend title 5, United States Code, to require that the Office of Personnel Management submit an annual report to Congress relating to the use of official time by Federal employees. This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management to submit an...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2720IntroProcurement Fraud Prevention Act
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2017-05-25
To House Small Business Committee
USSB1278IntroWashington, D.C. Admission Act This bill provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth. The Commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states. The Mayor of the Dist...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2669IntroVote By Mail Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB1231IntroVote By Mail Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB2650IntroProtecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2654IntroAdjusting Davis-Bacon for Inflation Act This bill increases from $2,000 to $1 million the contract threshold requiring the locally prevailing wage rate to be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federa...
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2675IntroTruth in Settlements Act of 2017 This bill sets forth new requirements for the public disclosure of any covered settlement agreement entered into by a federal executive agency. The bill defines "covered settlement agreement" as a settlement agreement...
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2017-05-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2623IntroLessening Regulatory Costs and Establishing a Federal Regulatory Budget Act of 2017 This bill requires federal agencies to: (1) designate regulatory reform officers to oversee reduction, cost control, planning, review, and termination of regulatory p...
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2017-05-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2610IntroTRUMPED Act of 2017 Taxpayers Require Urgent Mandatory Protection from Egregious Debt Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1208IntroStrengthening the Department of Homeland Security Secure Mail Initiative Act
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2017-05-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1204IntroPost Office Discontinuance Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1195IntroFederal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017 This bill bars the Government Publishing Office from furnishing a printed copy of the Federal Register without charge to any Member of Congress or any other office of the United States during a year unles...
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2017-05-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1200IntroOpportunity in Federal Construction Act
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2017-05-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2542IntroFederal Bird-Safe Buildings Act of 2017 This bill requires each public building constructed, substantially altered, or acquired by the General Services Administration (GSA) to meet the following standards: at least 90% of the exposed facade material ...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB194EngrossFederal Agency Mail Management Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Presidential and Federal Records Act Amendments of 2014 to require the General Services Administration (GSA) to provide guidance and assistance to federal agencies for effective...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB653EngrossFederal Intern Protection Act of 2017 Federal Intern Protection Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends protections against discrimination in a federal workplace based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability to interns (indi...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB582IntroOffice of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 93.
USHB2227EngrossMGT Act Modernizing Government Technology Act of 2017 This bill authorizes each of specified agencies for which there are Chief Financial Officers to establish an information technology system modernization and working capital fund to: improve, retir...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1187IntroA bill to designate the area between the intersections of International Drive, Northwest and Van Ness Street, Northwest and International Drive, Northwest and International Place, Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia, as "Liu Xiaobo Plaza", ...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1184IntroConflicts from Political Fundraising Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1189IntroClose the Revolving Door Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2537IntroTo designate the area between the intersections of International Drive Northwest and Van Ness Street Northwest and International Drive Northwest and International Place Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia, as "Liu Xiaobo Plaza", and for oth...
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2017-05-18
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB21IntroRegulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 This bill revises provisions relating to congressional review of agency rulemaking. A federal agency promulgating a rule must publish information about the rule in the Federal Register an...
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2017-05-17
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. Markup report CQ
USSB34IntroMidnight Rules Relief Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Review Act to allow Congress to consider a joint resolution to disapprove multiple regulations that federal agencies have submitted for congressional review within the last 60 legis...
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2017-05-17
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. Markup report CQ
USHB356IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election to examine any attempts or activities by the Russian government or other governments, persons or entitie...
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2017-05-17
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Swalwell (CA). Petition No: 115-2.
USSB459IntroA bill to designate the area between the intersections of Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest and Davis Street, Northwest and Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest and Edmunds Street, Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia, as "Boris Nemtsov Plaza", and for oth...
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2017-05-17
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. Markup report CQ
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