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USHR914IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of April 6 through April 10, 2020, as National Assistant Principals Week.
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2020-03-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR912IntroExpressing support for the designation of March 29, 2020, as "Vietnam Veterans Day".
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2020-03-27
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHCR87EngrossAuthorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for a ceremony as part of the commemoration of the days of remembrance of victims of the Holocaust. This concurrent resolution authorizes the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center on April 21,...
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2020-03-16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR544IntroA resolution supporting the designation of March 2020 as "National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and its goals and ideals.
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2020-03-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR898IntroRecognizing Girl Scouts of the United States of America on its 108th birthday and celebrating its legacy of building changemakers in Gold Award Girl Scouts, including the 2019 National Gold Award Girl Scouts.
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2020-03-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR543IntroA resolution recognizing Girl Scouts of the United States of America on its 108th birthday and celebrating its legacy of creating leaders in Gold Award Girl Scouts, including the 2019 National Gold Award Girl Scouts.
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2020-03-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR900IntroRecognizing the 50th anniversary of OPERA America.
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2020-03-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR901IntroRecognizing and celebrating the 200th anniversary of the entry of Maine into the Union as the 23d State.
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2020-03-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR541IntroA resolution recognizing and celebrating the 200th anniversary of the entry of Maine into the Union as the 23d State.
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2020-03-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1707; text: CR S1706-1707)
USHR851IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of February 2020 as "National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month". This resolution supports the designation of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR893IntroExpressing support for designation of March 21, 2020, as "National Rosie the Riveter Day". This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Rosie the Riveter Day and acknowledges the important role played by women in World War II.
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2020-03-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2321EngrossNegro Leagues Baseball Centennial Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins in commemoration of the 100th annivers...
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2020-03-09
Held at the desk.
USSR536IntroA resolution recognizing the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 30th anniversary of the restoration of their independence.
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2020-03-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR889IntroRecognizing the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 30th anniversary of the restoration of their independence.
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2020-03-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR888IntroSupporting the designation of March 2020 as Endometriosis Awareness Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideas of Endometriosis Awareness Month. (Endometriosis is a painful condition in which the tissue that normally lines the i...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR533IntroA resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day. This resolution expresses support for International Women's Day and recognition that women's empowerment is inextricably linked to generating economic growth and self-reliance, sustainab...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR885IntroExpressing support for the designation of March 4, 2020, as "National Assistive Technology Awareness Day". This resolution supports the designation of National Assistive Technology Awareness Day. It also commends assistive technology specialists, pro...
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2020-03-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR530IntroA resolution designating March 4, 2020, as "National Assistive Technology Awareness Day". This resolution supports the designation of National Assistive Technology Awareness Day. It also commends assistive technology specialists, program coordinators...
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2020-03-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1507; text: CR S1479-1480)
USHR883IntroExpressing support for designation of March 3, 2020, as National Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Day. This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Day. (Triple-negative breast cancer is a distinct form...
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2020-03-03
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR878IntroEncouraging people in the United States to recognize Monday, March 2, 2020, as Read Across America Day. This resolution (1) honors all authors for their successes in encouraging children to discover the joy of reading; (2) honors the 23rd anniversary...
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2020-03-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR880IntroSupporting the designation of March 2020 as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
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2020-03-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR881IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month and recognizes the women and organizations that continue to promote the teaching of women's history.
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2020-03-02
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR876IntroExpressing support for the designation of February 28, as "Desert Storm Veterans Day". This resolution expresses the support of the House of Representatives for the designation of Desert Storm Veterans Day to honor and recognize the contributions of ...
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2020-02-28
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR518IntroA resolution honoring the 100th anniversary of Disabled American Veterans. This resolution recognizes and honors the contributions of Disabled American Veterans to veterans both with and without disabilities.
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR 1236; text: CR S1232-1233)
USSR516IntroA resolution celebrating Black History Month. This resolution recognizes Black History Month as an opportunity to reflect on U.S. history and to commemorate the contributions of African Americans. It calls for the United States to (1) honor the contr...
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1231-1232)
USSR513IntroA resolution designating February 2020 as "American Heart Month" and February 7, 2020, as "National Wear Red Day". This resolution designates February 2020 as American Heart Month and February 7, 2020, as National Wear Red Day. It also recognizes and...
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1228-1229)
USSR512IntroA resolution designating March 2, 2020, as "Read Across America Day". This resolution designates March 2, 2020, as Read Across America Day. The resolution (1) honors all authors for their successes in encouraging children to discover the joy of readi...
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1228)
USSR515IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month. This resolution designates February 2020 as Career and Technical Education Month to celebrate career and technical education across the United States.
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1230-1231)
USSR520IntroA resolution designating March 6, 2020, as "National Speech and Debate Education Day". This resolution designates March 6, 2020, as National Speech and Debate Education Day.
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1233)
USSR521IntroA resolution designating the week of February 24 through February 28, 2020, as "Public Schools Week".
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1236; text: CR S1233-1234)
USSR523IntroA resolution recognizing the 199th anniversary of the independence of Greece and celebrating democracy in Greece and the United States. This resolution congratulates the people of Greece as they celebrate the 199th anniversary of their country's inde...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR507IntroA resolution supporting Minor League Baseball.
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2020-02-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR874IntroExpressing support for the annual Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day on February 22, 2020, coinciding with American Heart Month. This resolution expresses support for the goals of National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day, as well as support for incr...
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2020-02-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR480IntroA resolution raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2020 as "National Stalking Awareness Month". This resolution designates January 2020 as National Stalking Awareness Month. Additionally, it does the foll...
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2020-02-27
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR (01/21/2020) S437)
USHR869IntroOriginal Black History Month Resolution of 2020 This resolution recognizes the importance of commemorating Black History Month to acknowledge the achievements of African Americans throughout history.
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2020-02-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR508IntroA resolution commemorating the 150th anniversary of the historic seating of Hiram Rhodes Revels as the first African American United States Senator. This resolution commemorates the 150th anniversary of the historic seating of Hiram Rhodes Revels, Se...
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2020-02-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1175-1176; text: CR S1226)
USHCR90IntroAuthorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the National Honor Guard and Pipe Band Exhibition. This concurrent resolution permits the Grand Lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police and its auxiliary t...
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2020-02-26
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHR867IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion and celebrating Black History Month. This resolution (1) encourages all individuals in the United States during Black History Month to celebr...
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2020-02-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR865IntroRecognizing the 100th anniversary of Disabled American Veterans. This resolution recognizes and honors the contributions of Disabled American Veterans to veterans both with and without disabilities.
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2020-02-25
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR481IntroA resolution commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz extermination camp in Nazi-occupied Poland.
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2020-02-24
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 01/21/2020 CR S437)
USHR862IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of February 24 through February 28, 2020, as "Public Schools Week". This resolution supports the designation of Public Schools Week.
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2020-02-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR860IntroRecognizing the rise of cardiovascular disease as the world's leading cause of preventable death and disability and as a global public health crisis and supporting the recognition of February 2020 as "American Heart Month". This resolution expresses ...
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2020-02-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR475IntroA resolution recognizing the leading role of Utahns in the fight for women's suffrage and celebrating the sesquicentennial of the first votes by women under the equal suffrage law of Utah on February 14, 1870. This resolution celebrates the 150th ann...
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2020-02-13
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 01/16/2020 CR S280)
USHR857IntroRecognizing the 75th anniversary of the amphibious landing on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima during World War II and the raisings of the flag of the United States on Mount Suribachi.
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2020-02-13
To House Armed Services Committee
USSR502IntroA resolution recognizing the 75th anniversary of the amphibious landing on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima during World War II and the raisings of the flag of the United States on Mount Suribachi. This resolution recognizes the 75th anniversary of th...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR859IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the "International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife", as designated by the World Health Organization. This resolution supports the goals of and encourages people to observe the International Year of the Nurse and t...
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2020-02-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR500IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of the "International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife", as designated by the World Health Organization. This resolution supports the goals of and encourages people to observe the International Year of th...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3283IntroTo amend title 4, United States Code, to permit the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia.
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported.
USHB5873IntroHarriet Tubman Bicentennial Commemorative Coin Act
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2020-02-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR852IntroExpressing support for the designation of the first Saturday of every January as "National FIRST Robotics Day".
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2020-02-12
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
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