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USHR24EngrossThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth an article of impeachment stating that President Trump incited an insurrection against the government of the United States...
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2021-02-13
The Senate adjudges that Donald John Trump, former President of the United States, is not guilty as charged in the Article of Impeachment by Yea-Nay Vote. 57 - 43. Record Vote Number: 59.
USHJR24IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring Representatives to be apportioned according to the number of U.S. citizens in each state, rather than the number of persons in each state.
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2021-02-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR23IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age for the right to vote from 18 to 16.
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2021-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
USSJR6IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress authorizes the excess by a two-thirds vote of each chamber. The prohibition exclu...
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2021-02-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR21IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment giving Congress and states the power to regulate (1) donations to candidates for public office, and (2) donations used for media advertisements intended to influence the outcome of an election...
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2021-01-28
To House 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
USSB51IntroA bill to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union.
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2021-01-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHJR18IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Representatives to three terms and Senators to two terms. Terms beginning before the ratification of this amendment do not count towards term limits.
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2021-01-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR19IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment repealing the Twenty-third Amendment to the Constitution (allowing citizens residing in the District of Columbia to vote for presidential electors, who in turn vote in the electoral college fo...
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2021-01-25
To House Judiciary 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
USSJR3IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Representatives to three terms and Senators to two terms. Terms beginning before the ratification of this amendment do not count towards term limits.
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2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR5IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year or 18% of the U.S. gross domestic product unless Congress authorizes the excess by a two-thirds v...
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2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR2IntroA joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States relative to the line item veto, a limitation on the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve, and requiring a vote of two-thirds of the membership of both Hou...
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2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR4IntroThis joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of not more than nine Justices.
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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
USHR26IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment stating that President Trump has abused the powers of the presidency. The first article states...
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2021-01-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H159-160, H184-185)
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
USHR21IntroThis resolution calls upon Vice President Michael R. Pence (1) to immediately use his powers under section 4 of the Twenty-fifth Amendment to convene and mobilize the principal officers of the executive departments to declare that the President is un...
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2021-01-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR37IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth an article of impeachment stating that President Trump weaponized hate for political gain. The article states that, throug...
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2021-01-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR25IntroThis resolution requires the House Committee on Ethics to investigate and report on whether (1) actions taken by Members of the 117th Congress seeking to overturn the 2020 Presidential election violated their oath of office; and (2) these Members sho...
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2021-01-11
To House Rules Committee
USHR34IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth four articles of impeachment. The first article states that President Trump abused the powers of the presidency by incitin...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR32IntroThis resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment. The first article states that President Trump abused the powers of the presidency by attempti...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR14IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the President and Vice President to be elected directly by the people of the states and the District of Columbia.
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR3IntroThis concurrent resolution censures President Donald J. Trump for actions described in this resolution, including attempting to overturn the 2020 presidential election and inciting insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. The resolution c...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR28IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of Congress that President Donald Trump did knowingly and purposefully incite a violent and unlawful insurrection against the United States and that action should be taken to prosecute or sanction any individual wh...
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2021-01-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR2IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress authorizes the excess by a two-thirds vote of each chamber. The prohibition exclu...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR8IntroThis resolution establishes the rules of the House of Representatives for the 117th Congress by adopting and modifying the House rules from the 116th Congress. Changes from the rules for the previous Congress include measures to facilitate the operat...
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2021-01-04
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHJR13IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless (1) Congress authorizes the excess by a three-fifths vote of each chamber, and (2) total o...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR1IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress and the states to set reasonable limits on the raising and spending of money by candidates and others to influence elections. The amendment grants Congress and the states ...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR7IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting Members of Congress from receiving compensation during a fiscal year unless both chambers have agreed to an identical concurrent resolution on the budget for that fiscal year befor...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR12IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Representatives to three terms and Senators to two terms. Terms beginning before the ratification of this amendment do not count towards these term limits.
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR9IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Representatives to four terms and Senators to two terms. Terms beginning before ratification of this amendment do not count towards these term limits.
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR5IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that grants U.S. citizens who are 18 years of age or older a right to vote unless they are serving a sentence for a felony in a correctional facility at the time of an election. (Currently, so...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR8IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress authorizes the excess by a two-thirds roll call vote of each chamber. The amendme...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR3IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total outlays for a fiscal year from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year unless Congress authorizes the excess by a three-fifths roll call vote of each chamber. The prohi...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR14IntroThis resolution censures and condemns President Donald J. Trump for asking the Georgia Secretary of State on January 2, 2021, to overturn the Georgia results of the November 2020 presidential election. It further calls on President Trump to (1) retra...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR11IntroThis joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution to require that the Supreme Court consist of nine Justices.
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR4IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting the pardon power of the President. The amendment prohibits the President from granting a pardon or reprieve to himself or herself, to family members or members of the administration, ...
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1IntroTo expand Americans' access to the ballot box, reduce the influence of big money in politics, strengthen ethics rules for public servants, and implement other anti-corruption measures for the purpose of fortifying our democracy, and for other purpose...
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2021-01-04
[Hearing: Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Administration Committee
USHJR6IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Representatives to six terms and Senators to two terms. The amendment shall not apply to any person who served as a Representative or a Senator before the 117th Congress.
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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
USHB51IntroProvides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-01-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB80IntroTo prohibit States from carrying out more than one Congressional redistricting after a decennial census and apportionment, to require States to conduct such redistricting through independent commissions, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB25IntroImposes a national sales tax on the use or consumption in the United States of taxable property or services in lieu of the current income taxes, payroll taxes, and estate and gift taxes. The rate of the sales tax will be 23% in 2023, with adjustments...
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2021-01-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB134IntroTo prohibit States from carrying out more than one Congressional redistricting after a decennial census and apportionment.
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2021-01-04
To House Judiciary Committee
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