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USHB3462Engross
50%
Requires the Small Business Administration (SBA) to annually report specified information related to cybersecurity awareness. Such reports must provide (1) an assessment of the SBA's information technology (IT) and cybersecurity infrastructure, (2) a...
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2022-09-28
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4821Intro
25%
Expresses the sense of Congress that the United States should promote religious freedom in China and makes statements of policy related to such freedom. In particular, the bill states that it is U.S. policy to consider senior Chinese government offic...
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2022-09-28
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.
USHB1931Engross
50%
Increases the authorization of appropriations for the Japanese American Confinement Sites (JACS) grant program, which supports the preservation of U.S. confinement sites that were used to detain Japanese Americans during World War II (i.e., internmen...
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2022-09-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USHB6434Engross
50%
Directs the Department of the Interior to establish the Japanese American World War II History Network within the National Park Service. In carrying out the network, Interior shall review studies and reports to complement and not duplicate studies of...
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2022-09-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 514.
USHB6265Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Defense, the Department of State, the Department of the Treasury, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, and other appropriate federal agencies to report to Congress a stra...
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2022-09-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB910Intro
25%
Generally prohibits a federal banking regulator from penalizing a depository institution for providing banking services to a legitimate cannabis-related business. Prohibited penalties include terminating or limiting the deposit insurance or share ins...
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2022-09-08
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB7779Intro
25%
Restricts funding to an institution of higher education (IHE) that has a relationship with a Chinese entity of concern or Confucius Institute. A Confucius Institute is a cultural institute directly or indirectly funded by the Chinese government. Spec...
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2022-08-19
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 351.
USHB5376PassTITLE I--COMMITTEE ON FINANCE Subtitle A--Deficit Reduction Part 1--Corporate Tax Reform (Sec. 10101) This act imposes an alternative minimum tax of 15% of the average annual adjusted financial statement income of domestic corporations (excluding Sub...
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2022-08-16
Became Public Law No: 117-169.
USSB3373PassAddresses health care, presumption of service-connection, research, resources, and other matters related to veterans who were exposed to toxic substances during military service. TITLE I--EXPANSION OF HEALTH CARE ELIGIBILITY Conceding Our Veterans' E...
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2022-08-10
Became Public Law No: 117-168.
USHB7900Engross
50%
Authorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities for FY2023 and addresses other issues. For example, the bill authorizes the procurement of various items, including destroyers and aircraft; modifies inventory requirements for various Air Force progr...
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2022-08-03
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 467.
USHB4551Engross
50%
Requires the Federal Trade Commission to report on cross-border complaints received that involve ransomware or other cyber-related attacks committed by certain foreign individuals, companies, and governments. The report must focus specifically on att...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB4066Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Energy Act of 2020 to require the Secretary of Energy to establish a program to accelerate the availability of commercially produced high-assay, low-enriched uranium in the United States and to make high-assay, low-enriched uraniu...
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2022-07-28
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHB3771Engross
50%
Authorizes the Department of Health and Human Services to establish programs that support heart-disease research and awareness among communities disproportionately affected by heart disease, including the South Asian population of the United States. ...
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2022-07-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR394Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the importance of Radio Free Asia in its 25th year as an independent news organization chartered and funded by Congress with a mission to bring uncensored, accurate news to people living in closed societies in Asia. The res...
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2022-07-26
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3687-3688; text: CR S3687-3688)
USSB3589Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State and the Department of Defense (DOD) to implement a multiyear Western Hemisphere Security Strategy. The strategy must include elements such as (1) a proposal for increasing U.S. bilateral and multilateral security assi...
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2022-07-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 461.
USSB3052Intro
25%
Directs the President to impose sanctions on foreign persons (i.e., entities and individuals) responsible for acts to undermine democracy in Cambodia, including acts that constitute serious human rights violations and acts to support the establishmen...
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USSB3317Intro
25%
Establishes programs to promote democracy abroad, authorizes Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) democracy programs from FY2023 through FY2027, and addresses related issues. The State Department must establish pr...
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 456.
USSB4216Intro
25%
A bill to reauthorize the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 457.
USSR706Intro
25%
This resolution remembers former Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe and his work to strengthen the alliance between the United States and Japan. It also extends condolences to his family and the people of Japan.
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2022-07-20
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3529; text: 07/13/2022 CR S3276)
USHB1934Engross
50%
Directs the President to establish an interagency working group to provide assistance and technical expertise to enhance U.S. leadership in international bodies that set standards for 5th and future generations of mobile telecommunications (5G) techn...
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2022-07-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB604Intro
25%
Establishes the International Technology Partnership Office, led by the Special Ambassador for Technology, in the Department of State. The office shall advance U.S. technology policy through the creation of an International Technology Partnership wit...
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2022-07-14
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1924Intro
25%
Requires the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to enforce the actions related to intellectual property outlined in the Economic and Trade Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of China (dated January 15, 2...
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2022-07-14
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR653Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the significance of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month as an important time to celebrate the contributions of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders to the history of the United States. The resolution a...
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2022-07-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3243; text: 5/26/2022 CR S2757-2758)
USHB8239Intro
25%
Provides FY2023 appropriations for the Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Food and Drug Administration, and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to USDA for agricultural programs, including the Office of the Secretary, Executive Oper...
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2022-06-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 300.
USSB4261Engross
50%
Provides, for 90 days beginning on this bill's enactment, duty-free treatment to infant formula.
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2022-06-24
Held at the desk.
USSB2129Engross
50%
Authorizes sanctions related to censorship in North Korea and addresses related issues. The President may impose property-blocking sanctions on foreign individuals and entities responsible for implementing or facilitating North Korea's censorship law...
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2022-06-21
Held at the desk.
USHB3967Engross
50%
Addresses health care, presumption of service-connection, research, resources, and other matters related to veterans who were exposed to toxic substances during military service. TITLE I--EXPANSION OF HEALTH CARE ELIGIBILITY Conceding Our Veterans' E...
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2022-06-16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR124Intro
25%
This resolution expresses remembrance for the genocide of the Romani people by Nazi Germany and its Axis partners and commemorates the destruction of the Gypsy Family Camp where Romani people were interned at Auschwitz. The resolution commends the U....
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2022-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 408.
USHB7276Engross
50%
Requires the President to report to Congress on atrocities committed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine since February 24, 2022. Specifically, the report must describe in detail (1) U.S. government efforts to collect, analyze, and preserve evidence ...
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2022-06-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 417.
USSB4404Intro
25%
A bill to authorize certain actions to address domestic industrial base shortfalls, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB8052Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Energy to conduct a study on the global status of the civilian nuclear energy industry, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4401Intro
25%
Bars certain foreign nationals and entities from obtaining U.S. government records under the Freedom of Information Act. The bill specifically prohibits an agency from making records available to specified requesters, including an entity that is a su...
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2022-06-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3525PassEstablishes a Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture. The commission must (1) report recommendations for a plan of action for the establishment and maintenance of a National Museu...
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2022-06-13
Became Public Law No: 117-140.
USHR1169Intro
25%
This resolution requests that the President transmit certain information to the House of Representatives related to the proposed waiver of intellectual property commitments under the World Trade Organization Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Inte...
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2022-06-09
To House Subcommittee on Trade
USHR1160Intro
25%
This resolution commends Sewa International USA and all its volunteers in chapters across America for their critical role in combating the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, India, and several other countries. The resolution also commends Sewa I...
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2022-06-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2102PassExpands eligibility for Veterans Health Administration mammography screenings to veterans who served in certain locations during specified periods, including those who were exposed to toxic substances at such locations. The specified locations and co...
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2022-06-07
Became Public Law No: 117-133.
USSR661Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes that increased tensions between the United States and China and the COVID-19 pandemic have exposed severe vulnerabilities attributable to overreliance by the United States and other countries on supply chains based solely o...
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2022-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7935Intro
25%
To reinforce commercial relationships with Latin American and Caribbean allies and expand critical supply chains in the Americas.
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2022-06-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7927Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of funds to propose amendments to the International Health Regulations, the Global Pandemic Treaty, or any other agreement among World Health Organization member states, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1142Intro
25%
Recognizing 100 years of diplomatic relations between the United States and the Baltic States.
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2022-05-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR499Intro
25%
A resolution celebrating 100 years of diplomatic relations between the United States and the Baltic States.
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2022-05-26
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.
USSR538Intro
25%
This resolution expresses that the Senate supports the Biden administration hosting of a second United States-Africa Leaders Summit as an opportunity to strengthen ties between the United States and African partners; underscores the importance of bip...
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2022-05-26
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.
USSR390Intro
25%
This resolution expresses gratitude to Qatar for its support for Operation Allies Refuge, which evacuated U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, allies, and partners from Afghanistan.
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2022-05-26
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2737; text: 09/28/2021 CR S6744)
USSB4343Intro
25%
A bill to require any convention, agreement, or other international instrument on pandemic prevention, preparedness, and response reached by the World Health Assembly to be subject to Senate ratification.
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2022-05-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4290Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of funds to enter into any negotiation with Iran regarding an Iran nuclear agreement until the President makes specified certifications concerning the actions of China and Iran. Specifically, the President must certify that China ha...
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2022-05-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7855Intro
25%
To prohibit Federal funding for institutions of higher education that have agreements with certain academic institutions in the People's Republic of China and the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4285Intro
25%
A bill to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Inter-American Democratic Charter, to encourage governments in the Americas to reinforce their commitments to the principles enshrined in the Inter-American Democratic Charter, to reaffirm the role of f...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4242Intro
25%
A bill to provide for the preservation and storage of uranium-233 to foster development of thorium molten-salt reactors, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-18
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB4252Intro
25%
Provides duty-free treatment to infant formula. The bill prohibits U.S. Customs and Border Protection from seizing or enforcing restrictions on the importation of infant formula from specified countries (e.g., Canada and the United Kingdom) if the fo...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7704Intro
25%
Requires additional reporting regarding the domestic and foreign financial activity of specified Chinese officials. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of the Treasury, upon a determination by the President that a threat to the interests o...
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2022-05-17
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5092)
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