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USHCR89IntroExpressing the sense of Congress with respect to United States policy toward Tibet and that the treatment of the Tibetan people should be an important factor in the conduct of United States relations with the People's Republic of China.
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2017-11-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB1591IntroBanking Restrictions Involving North Korea (BRINK) Act of 2017
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2017-11-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 263.
USSR279IntroA resolution reaffirming the commitment of the United States to promote democracy, human rights, and the rule of law in Cambodia.
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2017-11-16
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S7309-7310)
USHCR92EngrossRecognizing the deep and abiding friendship between the United States and Israel.
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2017-11-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR342IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that States, cities, Tribal nations, businesses, and institutions of higher education in the United States should work towards achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement.
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2017-11-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1164IntroTaylor Force Act This bill prohibits certain assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 from being made available for the West Bank and Gaza unless the Department of State certifies that the Palestinian Authority: is taking steps to end acts...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2712IntroPalestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR407IntroCondemning the persecution of Christians around the world. Condemns the persecution of Christians around the world. Calls on: (1) discriminatory regimes to cease their persecution of Christians and religious minorities, and (2) the President and the ...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3776IntroCyber Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHCR90IntroCondemning ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya and calling for an end to the attacks in and an immediate restoration of humanitarian access to the state of Rakhine in Burma.
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR336IntroReaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership. Reaffirms a strong commitment to a U.S.-Mexico partnership based on mutual respect and the promotion of shared democratic values. Supports: (1) continued bilateral cooperation t...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR401IntroUrging China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, India, and all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against the trade. Calls for an end to the dog and cat meat industry. U...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3542IntroHamas 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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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB1928IntroMultilateral Aid Review Act of 2017
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2017-11-14
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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.
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2017-11-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4391IntroPromoting Human Rights by Ending Israeli Military Detention of Palestinian Children Act
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2017-11-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR87IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress that temporary protected status for Haitian nationals should be extended until that country has demonstrably recovered from the 2010 earthquake, the cholera epidemic, Hurricane Matthew, and other disasters. Expres...
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2017-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHCR88IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress that temporary protected status for Haitian nationals should be extended until that country has demonstrably recovered from the 2010 earthquake, the cholera epidemic, Hurricane Matthew, and other disasters. Expres...
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2017-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR599IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to United States policy towards Yemen, and for other purposes. Expresses the urgent need for a political solution in Yemen consistent with United Nations Security Council Resolution 22...
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2017-11-13
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR612IntroRecognizing and reaffirming the critical relationship between the United States and the Republic of Korea since the establishment of the Republic of Korea in 1948.
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2017-11-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR614IntroCelebrating the 99th anniversary of Polish independence.
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2017-11-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR608IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the 85th anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-1933 (Holodomor) should serve as a reminder of repressive Soviet policies against the people of Ukraine.
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2017-11-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4288IntroTaiwan Security Act of 2017
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2017-11-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4238IntroIranian Proxies Terrorist Sanctions Act of 2017
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2017-11-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4237IntroUnited Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-11-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB425EngrossFTO Passport Revocation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Passport Act of 1926 to authorize the Department of State to: (1) refuse to issue a passport to an individual who has aided, assisted, abetted, or otherwise helped a foreign terrorist ...
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2017-11-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSCR29IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration. Commemorates the centenary of the Balfour Declaration. Affirms the Senate's commitment to maintaining the strongest of bilateral ties with Israel. Recognizes the im...
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2017-11-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4223IntroBURMA Act of 2017 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-11-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2060IntroBurma Human Rights and Freedom Act of 2017
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2017-11-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR422IntroUrging adherence to the "one country, two systems" policy as prescribed in the Joint Declaration between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and the Government of the People's Republic of China on the Question of the Hong Kong. Urge...
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2017-11-01
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USSB2047IntroPreventing Preemptive War in North Korea Act of 2017
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2017-10-31
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR245IntroA resolution calling on the Government of Iran to release unjustly detained United States citizens and legal permanent resident aliens, and for other purposes. Calls on the government of Iran to: (1) release Siamak Namazi, Baquer Namazi, Xiyue Wang, ...
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2017-10-31
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6931)
USHB1698EngrossIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to prevent Iran from undertaking any activity related to nuclear-capable ballistic missiles. The President shall report to Congress regarding ...
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2017-10-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR211IntroA resolution condemning the violence and persecution in Chechnya. Condemns the violence and persecution in Chechnya. Calls on: Chechen officials to cease the abduction, detention, and torture of individuals on the basis of their sexual orientation an...
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2017-10-30
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6878; text: CR S6878)
USHB3329EngrossHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-10-26
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 253.
USHR591IntroDenouncing the ongoing violence against the Rohingya people of Burma.
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2017-10-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2016IntroNo Unconstitutional Strike Against North Korea Act of 2017
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2017-10-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4140IntroNo Unconstitutional Strike against North Korea Act
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2017-10-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3342EngrossSanctioning Hizballah's Illicit Use of Civilians as Defenseless Shields Act (Sec. 3) This bill states that it shall be U.S. policy to condemn Hizballah's use of human shields as a gross violation of internationally recognized human rights and act aga...
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2017-10-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4123IntroNorth Korea Ballistic Missile Investigations Act
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2017-10-25
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR359IntroUrging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members. Expresses appreciation to the European Union (EU) for the progress made in countering Hizballah since the EU des...
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2017-10-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR581IntroCongratulating the people of the Republic of Turkey and Turkish Americans nationwide on Turkish Republic Day.
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2017-10-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR584IntroRecognizing the International Day of Rural Women on October 15, 2017, in celebration of women farmers around the world.
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2017-10-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR576IntroReaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States of America and the country of Georgia.
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2017-10-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB832IntroAGOA and MCA Modernization Act the 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 Grow...
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2017-10-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 246.
USSR291IntroA resolution affirming the historical connection of the Jewish people to the ancient and sacred city of Jerusalem and condemning efforts at the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to deny Judaism's millennia-old...
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2017-10-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB535IntroTaiwan Travel Act This bill states that it should be U.S. policy to: (1) allow officials at all levels of the U.S. government to travel to Taiwan to meet their Taiwanese counterparts; (2) permit high-level Taiwanese officials to enter the United Stat...
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2017-10-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB1595EngrossHizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
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2017-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR118IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force Against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
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2017-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR573IntroCalling on the President to work toward equitable, constructive, stable, and durable Armenian-Turkish relations based upon the two countries' common interests and the United States' significant security interests in the region.
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2017-10-12
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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