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USHB4744IntroIran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act
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2018-04-24
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
USHB2905EngrossJustice for Victims of IRS Scams and Identity Theft Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to establish procedures to expedite the review of, and seek an indictment in, any case involving identity theft or aggravated identity t...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5551IntroAbuse of the Pardon Prevention Act
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2018-04-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1281EngrossHack DHS Act Hack the Department of Homeland Security Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a bug bounty pilot program to minimize vulnerabilities to DHS information systems. "Bug bounty program" is a pr...
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2018-04-18
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB5533IntroSpecial Counsel Transparency Act of 2018
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2018-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2825EngrossDHS Authorization Act Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a Headquarters, which shall, among other things: (1) establish an ove...
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2018-04-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 381.
USHB5505IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2219EngrossEnd Banking for Human Traffickers Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 to add the Secretary of the Treasury as a member of the President's Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Tr...
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2018-04-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1865PassAllow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that section 230 of the Communications Act of 1934 was not intended to provide legal protection to websites that unlawfully promot...
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2018-04-11
Became Public Law No: 115-164.
USSB2644IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-11
[Hearing: Apr 26 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5476IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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2018-04-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5164IntroUrban Progress Act of 2018
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2018-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5410IntroSAFER Now Act Safer America for Everyone Right Now Act
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2018-03-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USHB5400IntroMake Schools Safe Again Act
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2018-03-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5383IntroAmmunition Background Check Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2595IntroZimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3654IntroSpecial Counsel Independence Protection Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General who...
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2018-03-22
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Ms. Jackson Lee. Petition No: 115-9.
USSB1519IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the defense activities of the ...
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2018-03-22
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S1886-1892, S1892-1931)
USHB4669IntroSpecial Counsel Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the discipline or removal from office of a special counsel appointed under Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations. Specifically, a special counsel may be...
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2018-03-21
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Cohen. Petition No: 115-8.
USHB5090IntroRaise the Age Act
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5332IntroStudent and Teacher Safety Act of 2018
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2018-03-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5223IntroHealth Care Workplace Violence Prevention Act
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2018-03-09
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1498IntroEnd Racial Profiling Act of 2017 This bill prohibits racial profiling by a federal, state, local, or tribal law enforcement agency or agent. The term "racial profiling" includes the practice of relying on actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national...
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2018-03-08
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Jackson Lee asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1498, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB4940IntroBorder and Port Security Act
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2018-03-08
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB2513IntroSchool Safety and Mental Health Services Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-03-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR763IntroCalling upon the leadership of the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to dismantle its labor camp system, and for other purposes. Calls for the international community to demand that North Korea dismantle its labor camp system an...
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2018-03-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2492IntroNICS Denial Notification Act of 2018
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2018-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR421IntroA resolution condemning the horrific attack in Parkland, Florida, and expressing support and prayers for all those impacted by that tragedy.
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2018-03-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration CR S1321; text: CR S1319)
USSB2470IntroAge 21 Act
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2018-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB767EngrossSOAR to Health and Wellness Act of 2018 Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond to Health and Wellness Act of 2018 (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a program, to be known as the Stop, Observe, Ask, and...
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2018-02-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5120IntroPresidential Appointment of FISA Court Judges Act
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2018-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR414IntroA resolution condemning the continued undemocratic measures by the Government of Venezuela to undermine the independence of democratic institutions and calling for a free and fair electoral process. Calls on the Venezuelan government to postpone the ...
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2018-02-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5034IntroInternational Violence Against Women Act of 2018
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2018-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR410IntroA resolution commemorating the life of Luis Alejandro "Alex" Villamayor and calling for justice and accountability. Urges Paraguayan authorities to invite the Federal Bureau of Investigation to provide technical assistance for the investigation into ...
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2018-02-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2060IntroBurma Human Rights and Freedom Act of 2018
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 307.
USHB3851EngrossWar Crimes Rewards Expansion Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize the Department of State to offer awards under its war crimes rewards program for the arrest or conviction in any country of a f...
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2018-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4508IntroPROSPER Act Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform Act
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2018-02-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 413.
USHB4815IntroMarijuana Justice Act of 2018 This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act: to remove marijuana and tetrahydrocannabinols from schedule I; and to eliminate criminal penalties for an individual who imports, exports, manufactures, distributes, or pos...
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2018-02-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHR726IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. Declares that the House of Representatives condemns Representative Paul Gosar for certain actions regarding attendance at the State of the Union address.
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2018-02-06
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 231 - 187 (Roll no. 53). (text: CR H795)
USHB4950IntroD'ARC Act Demand the end of Assault in Refugee Camps Act
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2018-02-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2383IntroCLOUD Act Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act
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2018-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4943IntroCLOUD Act Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act
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2018-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1454IntroTITLE Act True Incorporation Transparency for Law Enforcement Act This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to require a state that receives funding under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program to imp...
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2018-02-06
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSR391IntroA resolution calling for the immediate extradition or rendering to the United States of convicted felons William Morales, Joanne Chesimard, and all other fugitives from justice who are receiving safe harbor in Cuba in order to escape prosecution or c...
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2018-02-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4899IntroAccess to Substance Abuse Treatment Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to allow the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to make grants to: (1) increase the availability of treatment for abuse of opioids, ...
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2018-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB2365IntroIran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act
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2018-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1591IntroOtto Warmbier Banking Restrictions Involving North Korea Act of 2017 This bill requires the President to: (1) submit to Congress a list of financial institutions that are providing financial or banking support to the government of North Korea; (2) im...
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2018-01-30
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2311IntroPain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime for any person to perform or attempt to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the fetus is 20 weeks or more. A violator is ...
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2018-01-29
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 51 - 46. Record Vote Number: 25.
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