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USSR658IntroA resolution calling for a free, fair, and transparent presidential election in Belarus taking place on August 9, 2020, including the unimpeded participation of all presidential candidates.
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2020-08-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 07/27/2020 CR S4508-4509)
USHR1077IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the continued importance of the United States-Lebanon relationship. This resolution recognizes the role of Lebanon and its institutions as historic examples of democratic values in the Middle Ea...
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2020-07-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB178EngrossUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions and export restrictions related to China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The President shall report to Congress a list ...
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2020-07-30
S.Amdt.2499 Amendment SA 2499 proposed by Senator McConnell. (consideration: CR S4618; text: CR S4618) In the nature of a substitute.
USHB7608EngrossState, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and relat...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSR665IntroA resolution reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Mongolia and recognizing the 30th anniversary of democracy in Mongolia.
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2020-07-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHCR108IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that Hong Kong's loss of judicial and political autonomy would expose individuals residing in the United States to a judicial system subservient to the Chinese Communist Party, and that the United States should suspen...
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2020-07-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHCR104IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that Hong Kong's loss of judicial and political autonomy would expose individuals residing in the United States to a judicial system subservient to the Chinese Communist Party, and that the United States should suspen...
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1062IntroAffirming the nature and importance of the United States-Iraq bilateral relationship, including security and economic components of the relationship.
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2020-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1061IntroCondemning war crimes committed in Idlib, Syria, by the regime of Bashar Al-Assad and its backers and calling for a political solution to the Syrian civil war.
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2020-07-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR653IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that a United States withdrawal from the World Health Organization undermines United States global health leadership and the international COVID-19 response.
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2020-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4245IntroSafeguarding Internet Freedom in Hong Kong Act of 2020 This bill authorizes and establishes programs to promote internet freedom in Hong Kong and contains other related provisions. The Department of State may establish an interagency working group to...
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2020-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4240IntroNo WHO Withdrawal Act
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2020-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4256IntroNo Funds to China's Military Act of 2020
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2020-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7639IntroTo impose sanctions with respect to Turkey's acquisition of the S-400 air and missile defense system.
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2020-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7440PassHong Kong Autonomy Act This bill imposes sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that materially contribute to China's failure to preserve Hong Kong's autonomy. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal and economic system wit...
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2020-07-14
Became Public Law No: 116-149. (TXT | PDF)
USHR1012IntroRecognizing the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean war and the transformation of the United States-Korea alliance into a mutually beneficial, global partnership.
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR1016IntroRecognizing the 3rd anniversary of the passing of Otto Frederick Warmbier and condemning the North Korean regime for their continued human rights abuses.
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR1019IntroRecognizing that for 50 years, the Kingdom of Tonga has worked with the United States toward stability, prosperity, and peace in the Pacific and beyond, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States will continue to ...
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR1020IntroRecognizing that for 45 years, Papua New Guinea and the United States have shared a close friendship based on shared goals of stability, prosperity, and peace in the region, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United Sta...
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR1021IntroRecognizing that for 50 years, the Republic of Fiji has worked with the United States toward stability, prosperity, and peace in the Pacific and beyond, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States will continue to ...
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB7414IntroTaiwan Fellowship Act This bill directs the Department of State to establish a program to provide two-year fellowships in Taiwan to qualifying U.S. government employees. Each program fellow shall work in (1) a Taiwanese government agency; or (2) a no...
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2020-07-13
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB7500IntroLimit on the Expansion of the Authorization for Use of Military Force Act
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2020-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7519IntroRewards for Providing Information on Foreign Election Interference Act
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2020-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7558IntroFADS Act Foreign Americium Disposal and Storage Act
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2020-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7570IntroTo amend the Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 to facilitate increased equity investments under that Act.
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2020-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7561IntroStopping Malign Activities from Russian Terrorism Act This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress as to whether Russia qualifies as a state sponsor of terrorism. The State Department shall also report to Congress as to whether the...
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2020-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB4207IntroA bill to amend the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended to require news outlets that are agents of a foreign principal to provide adequate disclosure of their status.
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2020-07-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR640IntroA resolution to express the sense of the Senate on United States-Israel cooperation on precision-guided munitions. This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that (1) regularized purchases of precision-guided munitions by Israel, coordinated w...
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2020-07-01
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4139IntroSupport for Global Financial Institution Pandemic Response Act of 2020 This bill requires each U.S. Executive Director at an international financial institution to take certain actions in support of the global response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus ...
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2020-07-01
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB4118IntroImproving Pandemic Preparedness and Response Through Diplomacy Act
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2020-06-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR1033IntroCondemning acts by the People's Republic of China and the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region that violate fundamental rights and freedoms of Hong Kong residents as well as acts that undermine Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy...
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2020-06-30
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3798EngrossHong Kong Autonomy Act This bill imposes sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that materially contribute to China's failure to preserve Hong Kong's autonomy. Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal and economic system wit...
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2020-06-29
Held at the desk.
USHR986IntroCommemorating the 80th anniversary of the Katyn Massacre. This resolution honors the Polish soldiers and civilians whose lives were lost at the hands of the Soviet People's Commissariat for Internal Affairs (also known as the NKVD) during the Katyn M...
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2020-06-26
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHCR101IntroExpressing support for democratic elections in the Co-operative Republic of Guyana. This resolution commends Guyana for holding peaceful, multiparty general and regional elections and supports the current recount of all ballots cast. It also calls on...
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2020-06-26
To House Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade Committee
USHR974IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Hong Kong national security law proposed by the Government of the People's Republic of China would violate the obligations of that Government under the 1984 Sino-British Joint Declaration ...
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2020-06-26
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB6947IntroHong Kong Freedom Act This bill authorizes the President to recognize Hong Kong as a separate and independent country from China. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal and economic system.)
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2020-06-26
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB6948IntroFree Tibet Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the President to recognize the Tibet Autonomous Region as a separate and independent country from China.
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2020-06-26
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB6986IntroProtecting Human Rights During Pandemic Act
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2020-06-26
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHR994IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives condemning threats to Hong Kong's freedoms and autonomy on the 31st anniversary of the violent repression of the peaceful protests centered in Beijing's Tiananmen Square. This resolution calls on C...
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2020-06-26
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB6946IntroTo prohibit all United States assessed and voluntary contributions to the United Nations until such time as the membership in the United Nations of the People's Republic of China is terminated and the Republic of China (Taiwan) is afforded full right...
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2020-06-26
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR1011IntroCelebrating 140 years of diplomatic relations between the United States and Romania.
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2020-06-26
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB7276IntroEast Africa Locust Eradication Act
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2020-06-26
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB7189IntroOperation Overlord Study Abroad Program Act of 2020
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2020-06-26
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USSR579IntroA resolution encouraging the international community to remain committed to collaboration and coordination to mitigate and prevent the further spread of COVID-19 and urging renewed United States leadership and participation in global efforts on thera...
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2020-06-25
S.Amdt.1812 Amendment SA 1812 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
USSR596IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Hong Kong national security law proposed by the Government of the People's Republic of China would violate the obligations of that government under the 1984 Sino-British Joint Declaration and t...
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2020-06-25
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: 05/21/2020 CR S2606-2607)
USHR1024IntroRecognizing the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the United Nations. This resolution recognizes the United Nations (U.N.) for its role in maintaining international peace and security, applauds the U.N. for its leadership in responding to glob...
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2020-06-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB4080IntroCountering Global White Supremacist Terrorism Act
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2020-06-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7345IntroTo counter white identity terrorism globally, and for other purposes.
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2020-06-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7361IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Clarification Act of 2020
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2020-06-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7311IntroSecuring Our Skies Against Chinese Technology Act of 2020 This bill prohibits using federal funds to purchase a drone manufactured in China or by an entity controlled by the Chinese government. An executive agency may not provide funds to a private o...
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2020-06-24
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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