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USSR545IntroA resolution honoring the memory of the victims of the terrorist attack on the Pulse Orlando nightclub on June 12, 2016.
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2018-06-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3861; text: CR S3765)
USHR909IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the need for State legislatures to pass comprehensive sexual assault kit reforms by 2020.
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR913IntroExpressing support for the goals and ideals of June 1 through June 3, 2018 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend" and June 2018 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month".
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR920IntroExpressing support for the designation of June as National Gun Violence Awareness Month, and calling on Congress to address gun violence.
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2018-06-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6011IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to authorize a court to reduce the term of imprisonment imposed on certain defendants convicted as an adult for an offense committed and completed before the defendant attained 18 years of age, and for other pur...
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2018-06-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2994IntroEMPOWER Act-Part I Ending the Monopoly of Power Over Workplace Harassment through Education and Reporting Act-Part I
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2018-06-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR896IntroCondemning Boko Haram and calling on the Governments of the United States of America and Nigeria to swiftly implement measures to defeat the terrorist organization.
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USSR524IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of June 1 through June 3, 2018 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend" and June 2018 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month".
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2018-05-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR521IntroA resolution condemning the horrific attack in Santa Fe, Texas, and expressing support and prayers for all of those impacted by the tragedy.
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2018-05-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2886; text: CR S2881)
USSB2915IntroPOWER Act Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act
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2018-05-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3642EngrossMilitary SAVE Act Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a three-year pilot program of hospital care and medical services for eligible veterans at non-VA health ...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5857IntroStop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act
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2018-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Committee
USHB5698EngrossProtect and Serve Act of 2018 This bill amends the federal criminal code to add a new section that imposes criminal penalties on a person who knowingly causes (or attempts to cause) serious bodily injury to a law enforcement officer in certain circum...
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2018-05-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5819IntroBURMA Act of 2018 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USHB2259IntroSam Farr Peace Corps Enhancement Act This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after termination of servi...
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USHR893IntroRecognizing the memorials and monuments to the Katyn Massacre are important historical reminders of the heinous acts that took the lives of approximately 22,000 innocent Polish prisoners of war at the order of Joseph Stalin.
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2018-05-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB5674IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 This bill consolidates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) community care programs, revises other VA health care programs and facilities ...
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2018-05-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 516.
USSB447PassJustice 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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2018-05-09
Became Public Law No: 115-171.
USSB2794IntroProtect and Serve Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB167PassNational 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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2018-04-30
Became Public Law No: 115-169.
USHB5363IntroCrime Victims Fund Preservation Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5654IntroVAWA Protections for Rural Women Act of 2018
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2018-04-27
To House Financial Services Committee
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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2018-04-25
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2443)
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.
USSR460IntroA resolution condemning Boko Haram and calling on the Governments of the United States of America and Nigeria to swiftly implement measures to defeat the terrorist organization.
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2018-04-12
To Senate 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.
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
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
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)
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
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
USHB5058IntroImmigrant Witness and Victim Protection Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security 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.
USHB1892PassHonoring Hometown Heroes Act DIVISION A--HONORING HOMETOWN HEROES ACT Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sec. 10102) This division authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia t...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-123.
USHB695EngrossChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in the Arm...
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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.
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