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USHB495IntroProtection of Children Act of 2017 This bill amends the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to eliminate the special repatriation requirements for unaccompanied alien children (UAC) who are nationals or resi...
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2017-06-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 12.
USHB2484EngrossWomen, Peace, and Security Act of 2017
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2017-06-21
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 152.
USHR393IntroExpressing support for addressing the Arab-Israeli conflict in a concurrent track with the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and commending Arab and Muslim-majority states that have improved bilateral relations with Israel.
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2017-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR394IntroSupporting international academic freedom and American universities abroad.
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2017-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB722EngrossCountering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of State, Defense, and Treasury and the Director of National Intelligence to submit a strategy every two years for deterring conventional and asymmetric Iranian ...
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2017-06-16
Held at the desk.
USHR390IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.
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2017-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2627IntroEnhancing Overseas Traveler Vetting Act This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of State to: develop open-source software based on U.S. Customs and Border Protection's global travel targeting and analysis systems a...
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2017-06-15
To House Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence Committee
USSJR42IntroA joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the proposed export to the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of certain defense articles.
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2017-06-13
Motion to discharge Senate Committee on Foreign Relations rejected by Yea-Nay Vote. 47 - 53. Record Vote Number: 143. (consideration: CR S3428)
USSB905IntroSyrian War Crimes Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-06-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 134.
USSB1141IntroWomen, Peace, and Security Act of 2017
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2017-06-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USHB2833IntroDefending Israel's QME Act of 2017
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2017-06-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB390EngrossIraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State to provide assistance to entities taking specified criminal and judicial actions against individuals who are suspected of committing gen...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2466IntroGRAD Act of 2017 Grant Residency for Additional Doctors Act of 2017 This bill directs the Secretary of State to: designate a Department of State officer or employee whose sole responsibility during the months of March, April, May, June, and any other...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2798IntroNo Russian DACHA Act No Russian Diplomatic Access to Compounds Here in America Act
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2017-06-07
To House Rules Committee
USHB2795IntroYemen Security and Humanity Act
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2017-06-07
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2820IntroFight Russian Corruption Act
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2017-06-07
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR355IntroCondemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the wake of t...
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2017-06-06
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USSB1221IntroCountering Russian Influence in Europe and Eurasia Act of 2017
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2017-06-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 118.
USHR354IntroCondemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to prevent similar incidents in the future. Expresses t...
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2017-06-06
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 397 - 0 (Roll no. 286). (text: CR H4628-4629)
USSB1292IntroSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2017
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2017-06-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB601EngrossREAD Act Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to state that it shall be U.S. policy to work with partner countries, other donors, multilateral institutions, the private s...
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 116.
USSR18IntroA resolution reaffirming the United States-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina's economic reforms. Declares that the Senate: upholds its commitment to the partnership between the United States and Argentina and reaffirms that Argentina is...
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 114.
USSR114IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on humanitarian crises in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen.
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 115.
USSR176IntroA resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem. Recognizes the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification and extends the Senate's friendship and hopes for peace to Jerusalem's residents and Israel's people. Reaf...
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2017-06-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 0. Record Vote Number: 138. (consideration: CR S3235-3238)
USHR371IntroRecognizing the commencement of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and commending Muslims in the United States and throughout the world for their faith. Recognizes the Islamic faith as one of the great world religions. A...
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2017-05-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2710IntroCommission on Americans Living Abroad Act of 2017 This bill establishes the Commission on Americans Living Abroad which shall conduct a study of how federal laws and policies affect U.S. citizens living abroad, including civilians and members of the ...
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB371EngrossDepartment of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017, Improvements Act
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2017-05-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR351IntroCondemning the violence and persecution in Chechnya.
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2017-05-25
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR359IntroUrging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members.
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR357IntroReaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Canada, recognizing bilateral cooperation that advances United States national interests, and urging increased bilateral cooperation on security, economic issues, and energy, and for...
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2017-05-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR180IntroA resolution condemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to prevent similar incidents in the future...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHJR102IntroRelating to the disapproval of the proposed export to the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of certain defense articles.
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR104IntroTo provide limitations on the transfer of air-to-ground munitions from the United States to Saudi Arabia. This joint resolution prohibits the transfer to Saudi Arabia of U.S. air-to-ground munitions until the President certifies to Congress that: (1)...
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2747IntroEconomic Growth and Development Act
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1274IntroEconomic Growth and Development Act This bill requires the President to: (1) establish a primary, interagency mechanism to assist the private sector in coordinating U.S. development programs with private sector investment activities; and (2) submit, ...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2658IntroVenezuela Humanitarian Assistance and Defense of Democratic Governance Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2712IntroPalestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USSJR43IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force Against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
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2017-05-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2732IntroNorth Korea Travel Control Act
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1286IntroFreedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1287IntroFreedom for Americans to Travel to Cuba Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1918IntroNicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act (NICA) of 2017
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR201IntroExpressing support to the Government of Argentina for its investigation into the terrorist bombing of the Embassy of Israel in Buenos Aires on March 17, 1992. Calls on the U.S. government to assist the government of Argentina so that the perpetrators...
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR336IntroReaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership.
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR259IntroExpressing concern and condemnation over the political, economic, social, and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela. Condemns the decisions by the Venezuelan Supreme Court on March 28, 2017, and March 29, 2017, stripping the opposition legislators of thei...
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2017-05-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHCR62IntroTo urge the President to direct the United States representative to the United Nations to use the voice and vote of the United States to hold the United Nations and its member states accountable for allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation by Uni...
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2017-05-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR353IntroSupporting a democratic Hungary and reaffirming the long-standing and mutually-beneficial relationship between the United States and Hungary.
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2017-05-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2646IntroUnited States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Extension Act
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2017-05-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1228IntroNational Diplomacy and Development Strategy Act of 2017
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2017-05-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2643IntroTo amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require the annual human rights reports to include information on the institutionalization of children and the subjection of children to cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment, unnecessary detention, and...
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2017-05-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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