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USSB447EngrossJustice for Uncompensated Survivors Today (JUST) Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State, with respect to covered countries, to annually include within either the relevant Annual Country Report on Human Rights, the International Religio...
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2018-04-24
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB167EnrollNational Memorial to Fallen Educators Act (Sec. 2) This bill designates as the "National Memorial to Fallen Educators" an existing memorial located at the National Teachers Hall of Fame in Emporia, Kansas. The memorial is not a unit of the National P...
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2018-04-19
Presented to President.
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
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.
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.
USSB2632IntroMarjory Stoneman Douglas High School Family Support Act of 2018 This bill accelerates the benefits of tax deductions for charitable cash contributions made for the relief of the spouses, dependents, or guardians of the slain or injured victims of the...
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2018-04-09
To Senate Finance Committee
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)
USSB2595IntroZimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR442IntroA resolution expressing solidarity with the United Kingdom after the nerve agent attack in Salisbury.
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2018-03-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5382IntroMarjory Stoneman Douglas High School Family Support Act of 2018 This bill accelerates the benefits of tax deductions for charitable cash contributions made for the relief of the spouses, dependents, or guardians of the slain or injured victims of the...
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2018-03-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5363IntroCrime Victims Fund Preservation Act of 2018
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2018-03-21
To House Budget Committee
USSB1539IntroProtecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to: state that the term "intimate partner" includes a dating partner and any other person subject to a protection order under state domestic or f...
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2018-03-20
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB2572IntroSafe Schools Improvement Act of 2018 This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require states to direct their local educational agencies (LEAs) to establish policies that prevent and prohibit conduct, including bullying a...
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2018-03-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2286EngrossNick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018
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2018-03-14
To House Foreign Affairs 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)
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
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
USSB534PassProtecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990 to extend the duty to report suspected child abuse, including sexual abuse, to certain adults who are authoriz...
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2018-02-14
Became Public Law No: 115-126.
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.
USSR401IntroA resolution designating May 5, 2018 as the "National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls". Designates May 5, 2018, as the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls.
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2018-02-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1892PassHonoring Hometown Heroes Act This bill authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia to proclaim that the U.S. flag shall be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-123.
USHB695EngrossChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the National Child Protection Act of 1993 to direct the Department of Justice to establish a program to provide national criminal history background checks and criminal history revie...
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2018-02-08
Cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 695 not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 44. Record Vote Number: 29. (CR S798)
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.
USHJR128IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 DIVISION B--FURTHER EXTENSION OF CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2018 Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 This division amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 to provide conti...
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2018-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
USSR390IntroA resolution raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2018 as "National Stalking Awareness Month". Designates January 2018 as National Stalking Awareness Month. Applauds the efforts of service providers, pol...
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2018-01-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S591; text: CR S586-587)
USHB2711IntroNational Memorial to Fallen Educators Act (Sec. 2) This bill designates as the "National Memorial to Fallen Educators" an existing memorial located at the National Teachers Hall of Fame in Emporia, Kansas. The memorial is not a unit of the National P...
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2018-01-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 398.
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.
USHB4877IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, an...
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2018-01-25
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB4601IntroTrafficking Victims Protection Act of 2017
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2018-01-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4720IntroAbby Honold Act
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2018-01-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB1693IntroStop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to specify that communications decency provisions protecting providers from liability for the private blocking or screening of offensive material shall...
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2018-01-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 292.
USSB1766PassSAFER Act of 2017 Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act of 2004 to require the Department of Justice (DOJ), in providing information about the role of forensic nurses to ce...
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2018-01-08
Became Public Law No: 115-107. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1370PassDepartment of Homeland Security Blue Campaign Authorization Act of 2017 DIVISION A--FURTHER ADDITIONAL CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2018 Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 (Sec. 1001) Amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 20...
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2017-12-22
Became Public Law No: 115-96. (TXT | PDF)
USSB371PassDepartment of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017, Improvements Act This bill makes technical changes to the Department of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017 and other related Acts. The bill provides the House and Senate Appropriations Commi...
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2017-12-18
Became Public Law No: 115-94. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4674IntroStop Taxpayers Obligations to Perpetrators of Sexual Harassment Act
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2017-12-18
To House Administration Committee
USHR666IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to observe a 60-second moment of silence in the House for those killed by gun violence in the United States on the next legislative day after any such individual dies. Amends Rule XIV (Order and Prio...
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2017-12-15
To House Rules Committee
USSB2236IntroCongressional Harassment Reform Act
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2017-12-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR663IntroUrging the release of information regarding the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks upon the United States. Resolves that documents related to the events of September 11, 2001, should be declassified to the greatest extent possible so as to provide...
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2017-12-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2810PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2017-12-12
Became Public Law No: 115-91.
USSB2192IntroSECURE Act of 2017 Security, Enforcement, and Compassion United in Reform Efforts Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to achieve situational awareness and operational control of the U.S. southern border and to deter and de...
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2017-12-06
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 275.
USHB4522IntroStop Taxpayers Obligations to Perpetrators of Sexual Harassment Act
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2017-12-01
To House Administration Committee
USHB4497IntroTo amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds to pay settlements and awards for workplace harassment and discrimination claims under the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 which arise from acts commit...
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB4503IntroEmpowering Victims of Sexual Misconduct Act
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB4494IntroCongressional Accountability and Hush Fund Elimination Act
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2017-11-30
To House Administration Committee
USHB4481IntroTo amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds to make payments of awards and settlements in connection with violations of such Act which are committed by employing offices of the House of Representatives an...
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2017-11-29
To House Administration Committee
USHR620IntroStrongly condemning the terrorist attack in Mogadishu, Somalia on October 14, 2017, and expressing condolences and sympathies to the victims of the attack and their families. Condemns the terrorist attack in Mogadishu, Somalia, on October 14, 2017. H...
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2017-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB4458IntroTo amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds for the payment of a settlement or award under such Act in connection with a claim arising from sexual harassment committed by a Member of Congress, and for oth...
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2017-11-28
To House Administration Committee
USHB4192IntroDomestic Violence Gun Homicide Prevention Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the Department of Justice's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services to award grants to states to carry out certain policies and procedures that restrict and penalize fi...
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2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
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