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USHB1327IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act This bill funds through FY2090 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally, the bill modifies the Victim Compensation Fund (VCF)...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB1569IntroTo amend title 28, United States Code, to add Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations in which court shall be held in the judicial district for the State of Arizona. This bill adds Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations where court must be h...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2750IntroJustice for Servicemembers Act
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2019-06-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHR430IntroAuthorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes. This resolution authorizes the House Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in federal judic...
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2019-06-11
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3214IntroEqual Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act
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2019-06-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1779IntroEqual Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act
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2019-06-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR382IntroHonoring the 65th anniversary of the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education (347 U.S. 483 (1954)).
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2422IntroSFC Richard Stayskal Military Medical Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR201IntroA resolution honoring the 65th anniversary on May 17, 2019, of the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education, 347 U.S. 483 (1954).
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2019-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR199IntroA resolution honoring the life and legacy of Judge Damon Jerome Keith. This resolution honors the life and legacy of Judge Damon Jerome Keith, senior judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
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2019-05-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2774; text: CR S2773)
USHB2212IntroStructured Settlement Claimants Rights Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR52IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of nine justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the U.S. Supreme Court to be comp...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1443IntroEnding Forced Arbitration of Sexual Harassment Act of 2019 This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of a sex discrimination dispute.
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHB1423IntroFAIR Act Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHJR53IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court be composed of not more than nine justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the U.S. Supreme Court to be composed of...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1663IntroFoundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2019 This bill revises the federal charter for the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association. Specifically, it makes the following changes: eliminates the provision that requires the...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB929IntroA bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to redefine the eastern and middle judicial districts of North Carolina. This bill moves portions of four counties encompassing the Fort Bragg Military Reservation and Camp Mackall from the Middle Distric...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1164IntroElectronic Court Records Reform Act of 2019 This bill directs the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, in coordination with the General Services Administration, to consolidate the Case Management/Electronic Case Files system into one system. Add...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB1123IntroDivisional Realignment for the Eastern District of Arkansas Act of 2019 This bill consolidates the five existing divisions in the Eastern District of Arkansas into three divisions.
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSJR14IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of not more than 9 justices. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the...
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2019-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB874IntroJuror Non-Discrimination Act of 2019
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB1057IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act This bill establishes a new statutory requirement for the Judicial Conference of the United States (Judicial Conference) to issue a judicial code of conduct for judges and justices of U.S. courts (including Justices of the Su...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB822IntroCameras in the Courtroom Act
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2019-03-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB776IntroDownwinders Compensation Act of 2019 This bill expands eligibility for restitution that is provided to certain individuals who were exposed to atmospheric nuclear testing and developed specified cancers. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility to ...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB770IntroSunshine in the Courtroom Act of 2019 This bill establishes a framework to allow federal court proceedings—in district courts, in circuit courts, and at the Supreme Court—to be photographed, recorded, broadcast, or televised. Specifically, it aut...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB722IntroJudicial Efficiency Improvement Act This bill divides the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit into two judicial circuits: (1) the Ninth Circuit, and (2) a new Twelfth Circuit. The new Ninth Circuit shall be composed of California, Guam, Hawai...
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2019-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB723IntroFederal Courts of Appeals Modernization Act This bill establishes the Commission on Structural Alternatives for the Federal Courts of Appeals. The commission must (1) study the current structure of the federal courts of appeals, with particular refer...
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2019-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB688IntroA bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to add Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations in which court shall be held in the judicial district for the State of Arizona. This bill adds Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations where court mu...
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2019-03-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB757IntroDownwinders Compensation Act of 2019 This bill expands eligibility for restitution that is provided to certain individuals who were exposed to atmospheric nuclear testing and developed specified cancers. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility to ...
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2019-03-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB75IntroTo amend title 28, United States Code, to provide that the United States district court for the District of Columbia shall have exclusive jurisdiction over actions arising under the immigration laws, and for other purposes. This bill grants exclusive...
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB702IntroStopping Foreign Businesses Sanctuary Act of 2019
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB683Intro(PRRADA) Puerto Rico Recovery Accuracy in Disclosures Act of 2019
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSB610IntroForced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute.
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2019-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB630IntroArbitration Fairness for Consumers Act
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2019-02-28
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB635IntroRestoring Statutory Rights and Interests of the States Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB620IntroSafety Over Arbitration Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB518IntroTo bar Supreme Court decisions in certain Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act cases from citation. This bill bars the Supreme Court from citing for the purpose of precedence [sic] in all future cases the following Supreme Court decisions conce...
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2019-02-25
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB546IntroNever Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act This bill funds through FY2090 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. Additionally, the bill modifies the Victim Compensation Fund (VCF)...
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2019-02-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB471IntroLitigation Funding Transparency Act of 2019
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB752EngrossOpen Book on Equal Access to Justice Act
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1141IntroTo make technical corrections to the Guam World War II Claims Fund.
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2019-02-11
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB393IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act This bill establishes a new statutory requirement for the Judicial Conference of the United States (Judicial Conference) to issue a judicial code of conduct for judges and justices of U.S. courts (including Justices of the Su...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB297IntroFederal Courts Access Act of 2019
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2019-01-31
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB250IntroJury ACCESS Act Jury Access for Capable Citizens and Equality in Service Selection Act of 2019
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2019-01-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB217IntroOpen Book on Equal Access to Justice Act
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2019-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB103IntroA bill to authorize an additional district judgeship for the district of Idaho. This bill increases from two to three the total number of U.S. district court judgeships for the District of Idaho. The President must appoint, with the advice and consen...
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2019-01-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB14IntroFlorida Federal Judicial Relief Act This bill creates 10 additional district court judgeships in Florida—6 in the Middle District, 1 in the Northern District, and 3 in the Southern District. Additionally, the bill converts one temporary district co...
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2019-01-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB76IntroProtect the Gig Economy Act of 2019 This bill amends Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to expand the preliminary requirements for class certification in a class action lawsuit to include a new requirement that the claim does not allege ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB78IntroJudicial Administration and Improvement Act of 2019 This bill divides the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit into two judicial circuits: (1) the Ninth Circuit, and (2) a new Twelfth Circuit. The Ninth Circuit is composed of California, Guam,...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB157IntroGun Manufacturers Accountability Act This bill repeals provisions of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act that prohibit civil actions or administrative proceedings against firearm or ammunition manufacturers, sellers, importers, dealers, or ...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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