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USSB178EngrossUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs various U.S. government bodies to prepare reports on China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence shall repo...
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2019-12-04
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB1838PassHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely s...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-76.
USSB227IntroSavanna's Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols to address missing and murdered Indians. The bill requires DOJ to take the following actions: provide training to law...
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2019-11-20
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB982IntroNot Invisible Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB4729IntroCourtney Wild Crime Victims' Rights Reform Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4798IntroPolice Protection Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4814IntroSuspicious Order Identification Act of 2019
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4957IntroNative American Child Protection Act
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2019-11-13
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSR418IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the Government of Turkey's crackdown on dissent related to its incursion into northeast Syria, and broader human rights violations.
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2019-11-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1130IntroScarlett's Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act
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2019-11-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USSR394IntroA resolution honoring the members of the military and intelligence community who carried out the mission that killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and for other purposes.
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2019-10-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6347; text: CR S6339-6340)
USHB1819IntroWar Crimes Rewards Expansion Act This bill expands the Department of State's rewards program to authorize rewards for providing information leading to the arrest, conviction, or transfer of a foreign national accused of war crimes, crimes against hum...
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2745IntroDown Syndrome Discrimination by Abortion Prohibition Act
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2019-10-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB134EngrossCombat Online Predators Act This bill increases the maximum prison term for a stalking offense, if the victim is under 18 years of age.
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2019-10-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4903IntroDown Syndrome Discrimination by Abortion Prohibition Act
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2019-10-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR277IntroA resolution remembering the 25th Anniversary of the bombing of the Argentine Israelite Mutual Association (AMIA) Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and recommitting to efforts to uphold justice for the 85 victims of the attack. This...
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2019-10-29
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6256; text: 7/17/2019 CR S4912-4913)
USHB777EngrossDebbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes grants that support state and local efforts to process DNA evidence in rape kits. Specifically, it reauthorizes through FY2024 the following: grants under the Debbie Smith DNA Backlog Gr...
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2019-10-28
Received in the Senate.
USHB4408IntroEric Garner Excessive Use of Force Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4256IntroFreedom From Union Violence Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4440IntroDeadly Force Independent Review Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4563IntroRESTORE Act of 2019 Restoring Enforcement Standards to Track Opioids Responsively and Effectively Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4889IntroThreat Information Protocol for Sharing Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4617EngrossSHIELD Act Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy Act This bill establishes a duty to report election interference from foreign entities, applies existing campaign advertising requirements to online advertisements, and gen...
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2019-10-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB2694IntroA bill to place restrictions on searches and seizures of electronic devices at the border. This bill places restrictions on the search and seizure of electronic devices at the international border. A Department of Homeland Security (DHS) official may...
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2019-10-24
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB835EngrossRodchenkov Anti-Doping Act of 2019
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2019-10-23
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHCR32EngrossExpressing the sense of Congress regarding the execution-style murders of United States citizens Ylli, Agron, and Mehmet Bytyqi in the Republic of Serbia in July 1999. This resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the individuals responsible f...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2513EngrossCorporate Transparency Act of 2019 This bill requires certain new and existing small corporations and limited liability companies to disclose information about their beneficial owners. A beneficial owner is an individual who (1) exercises substantial...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1590EngrossRAWR Act Rescuing Animals With Rewards Act of 2019 This bill modifies the Department of State rewards program to authorize rewards to individuals who furnish information that assists in the prevention or identification of crimes related to wildlife t...
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2019-10-23
Held at the desk.
USSB2686IntroSuspicious Order Identification Act of 2019
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2019-10-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2669IntroSHIELD Act Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy Act This bill establishes a duty to report election interference from foreign entities, applies existing campaign advertising requirements to online advertisements, and gen...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR552IntroCalling on the Government of the Russian Federation to provide evidence of wrongdoing or to release United States citizen Paul Whelan. This resolution urges Russia to present credible evidence of wrongdoing against U.S. citizen Paul Whelan or immedia...
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2019-10-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR368IntroA resolution to authorize the production of records by the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. This resolution authorizes the chairman and ranking minority member of the Permanent S...
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2019-10-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5927; consideration: CR S5927; text: CR S5926)
USHB561IntroProtecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2019
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2019-10-16
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB3289EngrossHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill addresses Hong Kong's status under U.S. law and imposes sanctions on those responsible for human rights violations in Hong Kong. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal a...
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2019-10-16
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 243.
USSB2159IntroA bill to repeal the Act entitled "An Act to confer jurisdiction on the State of North Dakota over offenses committed by or against Indians on the Devils Lake Indian Reservation".
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2019-10-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 244.
USSB2613IntroEnding Homelessness Act of 2019
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2019-10-16
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3106EngrossDomestic and International Terrorism DATA Act Domestic and International Terrorism Documentation and Analysis of Threats in America Act
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2019-10-15
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR543IntroStand with Hong Kong Resolution This resolution calls on the Hong Kong government to begin negotiations with protesters to address their five central demands, including the formal withdrawal of the extradition bill that prompted the protests and the ...
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2019-10-15
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHR521IntroCommending the Government of Canada for upholding the rule of law and expressing concern over actions by the Government of the People's Republic of China in response to a request from the United States Government to the Government of Canada for the e...
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2019-10-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4330IntroTRAP Act of 2019 Transnational Repression Accountability and Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4368IntroJustice in Forensic Algorithms Act of 2019
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB4359IntroPolice Exercising Absolute Care With Everyone Act of 2019
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2203EngrossHomeland Security Improvement Act This bill establishes the position of Ombudsman for Border and Immigration Related Concerns within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The ombudsman shall establish an independent, neutral, and standardized pr...
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2019-09-26
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1595EngrossSAFE Banking Act of 2019 Secure And Fair Enforcement Banking Act of 2019 This bill generally prohibits a federal banking regulator from penalizing a depository institution for providing banking services to a legitimate marijuana-related business. Spe...
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2019-09-26
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3190EngrossBURMA Act of 2019 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2019 This act imposes sanctions, authorizes assistance, and requires the establishment of various programs and strategies related to Burma (Myanmar). The President shall ...
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2019-09-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4339IntroEnd Racial Profiling Act of 2019
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2019-09-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR594IntroExpressing profound concern about threats to human rights, the rule of law, democracy, and the environment in Brazil.
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2019-09-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2327EngrossBurma Political Prisoners Assistance Act This bill directs the Department of State to continue assisting civil society organizations in Burma (Myanmar) working to release political prisoners and prisoners of conscience. Such assistance may include su...
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2019-09-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4289IntroBADGES for Native Communities Act Bridging Agency Data Gaps and Ensuring Safety for Native Communities Act
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2019-09-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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