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USHR745IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to enhanced relations with the Republic of Moldova and support for Moldova's territorial integrity. Reaffirms that it is U.S. policy to support the sovereignty, independence, and terri...
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2018-02-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR743IntroExpressing support for the human rights and religious freedom of the Tibetan people and the Tibetan Buddhist faith community, and for the designation of a "Tibetan Rights Day".
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2018-02-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR741IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the rebuilding and resettlement of the Nineveh Plain, which is essential for preserving the homeland and heritage of Christian Assyrians (also known as Chaldean and Syriac), Yezidis and S...
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2018-02-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR407IntroA resolution recognizing the critical work of human rights defenders in promoting human rights, the rule of law, democracy, and good governance.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR408IntroA resolution commemorating the 59th anniversary of Tibet's 1959 uprising as "Tibetan Rights Day", and expressing support for the human rights and religious freedom of the Tibetan people and the Tibetan Buddhist faith community.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Foreign Relations 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.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5035IntroHezbollah Kingpin Designation Act
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2018-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3542EngrossHamas Human Shields Prevention Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to: (1) condemn the use of human shields by Hamas as an act of terrorism and a violation of human rights and international humanitarian law, and (2) act against those engaging...
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2018-02-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB535EngrossTaiwan Travel Act (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the U.S. government should encourage visits between U.S. and Taiwanese officials at all levels. The bill states that it should be U.S. policy to: (1) allow U.S. officials at al...
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 310.
USSR92IntroA resolution expressing concern over the disappearance of David Sneddon, and for other purposes. Expresses concern about the disappearance of David Sneddon in Yunnan Province, China, in August 2004. Directs the Department of State and the intelligenc...
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 309.
USHB1625EngrossTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 311.
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.
USSB2286IntroNick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 308.
USSR402IntroA resolution calling upon the President to exercise relevant mandatory sanctions authorities under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act in response to the Government of the Russian Federation's continued aggression in Ukraine an...
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2018-02-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3851EngrossWar Crimes Rewards Expansion Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize the Department of State to offer awards under its war crimes rewards program for the arrest or conviction in any country of a f...
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2018-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1997EngrossUkraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State should take the following actions, commensurate with U.S. interests, to help Ukraine improve its cybersecurity: (1) provide Ukraine n...
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2018-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4761IntroCompact Impact Relief Act
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2018-02-08
To House Nutrition Committee
USSB2412IntroCambodia Accountability and Return on Investment Act of 2018
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2018-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4989IntroProtecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act This bill directs the Department of State to: (1) establish a policy on the use of location-tracking consumer devices, including GPS-enabled devices, at U.S. diplomatic and consular ...
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2018-02-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR729IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that countries that are party to the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction should work to resolve international parental child abduction cases, and for other purpos...
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2018-02-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR728IntroReaffirming United States support for Israel and condemning the United Nations Human Rights Council for certain wasteful and abusive actions.
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2018-02-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4969IntroImproving Embassy Design and Security Act of 2018
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2018-02-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR732IntroUrging Turkey to respect the rights and religious freedoms of the Ecumenical Patriarchate. Calls on Turkey to: (1) eliminate all forms of discrimination, particularly those based on race or religion, and grant the Ecumenical Patriarch appropriate int...
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2018-02-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4950IntroD'ARC Act Demand the end of Assault in Refugee Camps Act
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2018-02-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2646EngrossUnited States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Extension Act (Sec. 3) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) Jordan plays a critical role in responding to the humanitarian needs created by the conflict in Syria; (2) Jordan, the United States, ...
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2018-02-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3445EngrossAGOA and MCA Modernization Act African Growth and Opportunity Act and Millennium Challenge Act Modernization Act This bill directs the President to establish a website for the collection and dissemination of information regarding the African Growth a...
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2018-02-06
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 304.
USHB4934IntroTo prohibit assistance to the Government of Pakistan, and to require the Department of State and the United States Agency for International Development to transfer amounts to the Highway Trust Fund equivalent to historic levels of assistance to Pakis...
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2018-02-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR391IntroA resolution calling for the immediate extradition or rendering to the United States of convicted felons William Morales, Joanne Chesimard, and all other fugitives from justice who are receiving safe harbor in Cuba in order to escape prosecution or c...
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2018-02-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1591IntroOtto Warmbier Banking Restrictions Involving North Korea Act of 2017
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2018-01-30
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2365IntroIran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act
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2018-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR386IntroA resolution urging the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to fulfill its agreement to hold credible elections, comply with constitutional limits on presidential terms, and fulfill its constitutional mandate for a democratic transitio...
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2018-01-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR716IntroRecognizing the importance of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, and for other purposes. Reaffirms the U.S. commitment to the Republic of Korea to support, participate in, and help ensure the security of the Winter Olympic Gam...
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2018-01-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR718IntroCondemning the actions taken by the Government of the Republic of Cameroon against Patrice Nganang and others, and for other purposes.
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2018-01-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR384IntroA resolution congratulating the Republic of Korea for hosting the 2018 Winter Olympic Games and supporting the alliance between the United States and the Republic of Korea.
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2018-01-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2353IntroIranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury, in furtherance of efforts to prevent the financing of terrorism, money laundering, or related illicit finance and to make financial institutions' required co...
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2018-01-29
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR713IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the designation of January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the "International Decade for People of African Descent". Supports: (1) the goals of the International Decade for People of African Descent, (2) the estab...
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2018-01-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2333IntroA bill to prohibit assistance to the Government of Pakistan, and to require the Department of State and the United States Agency for International Development to transfer amounts to the Highway Trust Fund equivalent to historic levels of assistance t...
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2018-01-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR376IntroA resolution urging the Governments of Burma and Bangladesh to ensure the safe, dignified, voluntary, and sustainable return of the Rohingya refugees who have been displaced by the campaign of ethnic cleansing conducted by the Burmese military.
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2018-01-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1660EngrossGlobal Health Innovation Act of 2017 This bill directs the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report to Congress, annually for four years, on the development and use of global health innovations in USAID program...
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2018-01-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR707IntroRecognizing the growth and transformation of the Republic of Korea and its significant contributions to the international community.
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2018-01-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR99IntroExpressing the sense of Congress on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the proclamation of independence of Czechoslovakia, the 25th anniversary of the independence of the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic, and reaffirming the bonds of frie...
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2018-01-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3776EngrossCyber Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2018-01-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR704IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the courageous work and life of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, and calling for a swift and transparent investigation into his tragic death in Buenos Aires on January 18, 2015.
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2018-01-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR700IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding President Donald J. Trump's remarks about Haiti, El Salvador, and African Nations.
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2018-01-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4821IntroIran Freedom Policy and Sanctions Act
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2018-01-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4819IntroDELTA Act Defending Economic Livelihoods and Threatened Animals Act
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2018-01-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3326EngrossWorld Bank Accountability Act of 2017 This bill provides that for each of FY2018-FY2023, 15% of appropriations for the World Bank's International Development Association shall be withheld and not disbursed until the Department of the Treasury reports...
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2018-01-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR697IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives supporting visits and communication between the United States and the Republic of Artsakh at all levels of civil society and government.
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2018-01-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR673IntroExpressing concern over attacks on Coptic Christians in Egypt.
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2018-01-11
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H165-166)
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