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USHB1569IntroProvides statutory authority for the Critically Endangered Animals Conservation Fund, which finances a grant program to protect critically endangered species. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of the Interior to establish the fund as a s...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2026IntroEstablishes a Highly Endangered Amphibian Species Conservation Fund and requires the Department of the Interior to use the fund to carry out a grant program for the conservation of highly endangered amphibian species. Highly endangered amphibian spec...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB1275IntroModifies, expands, and reauthorizes through FY2026 the Family Violence and Prevention Services program, which funds emergency shelters and supports related assistance for victims of domestic violence. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of...
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2021-07-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 108.
USSB517IntroA bill to provide for joint reports by relevant Federal agencies to Congress regarding incidents of terrorism, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 106.
USHB1036EngrossExpands the Department of State's rewards program to allow rewards for providing information that leads to the identification or location of an entity or individual that knowingly violates U.S. or United Nations sanctions.
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2021-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1688EngrossReauthorizes through FY2027 and otherwise revises certain programs related to the prevention, investigation, treatment, and prosecution of family violence, child abuse, and child neglect involving Indian children and families. Specifically, the bill ...
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2021-07-21
Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB2795EngrossRequires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to expand its Blue Campaign, which coordinates DHS actions to identify and prevent human trafficking. The bill requires DHS to (1) provide web-based training for law enforcement and corrections perso...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2928EngrossRequires the Department of Energy to establish a voluntary Cyber Sense program to test the cybersecurity of products and technologies intended for use in the bulk-power system. The bulk-power system includes facilities and control systems necessary f...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB111IntroRequires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a Federal Clearinghouse on School Safety Best Practices for use by state and local educational and law-enforcement agencies, institutions of higher education, health professionals, and t...
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2021-07-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 102.
USHB2119IntroModifies, expands, and reauthorizes through FY2026 the Family Violence and Prevention Services program, which funds emergency shelters and supports related assistance for victims of domestic violence. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 20.
USHR503IntroThis resolution establishes in the House of Representatives the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. The select committee must (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relati...
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2021-06-30
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB14IntroRequires the Department of State to develop a program to combat corruption in foreign countries. The State Department must annually report to Congress a tiered list of all foreign countries. The first tier shall contain countries that meet minimum st...
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2021-06-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 88.
USHB2922EngrossProvides statutory authority for the Elder Justice Initiative, which coordinates activities of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to combat elder abuse, neglect, and financial fraud. The bill requires DOJ's Elder Justice Coordinator to serve as the head...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR295IntroThis resolution designates June 15, 2021, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The resolution also designates June as Elder Abuse Awareness Month.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2093IntroAddresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-06-22
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 50. Record Vote Number: 246. (CR S4685)
USHB3233EngrossEstablishes in the legislative branch the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex. The commission must (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relating to the attack on...
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2021-05-28
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 54 - 35. Record Vote Number: 218. (CR S3927)
USSR242IntroThis resolution supports the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Day.
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2021-05-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR437IntroThis resolution supports the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Day.
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2021-05-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB937PassRequires a designated officer or employee of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to facilitate the expedited review of hate crimes and reports of hate crimes. DOJ must issue guidance for state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies on establishing o...
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2021-05-20
Became Public Law No: 117-13. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1157EngrossModifies the management and operations of the Department of State through various measures. These include requiring actions to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, establishing offices and roles to carry out designated functions, and providing for...
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2021-05-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR275IntroThis resolution condemns the acts of gun violence that led to the tragic loss of eight lives in Georgia on March 16, 2021.
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2021-05-19
CHAIR ANNOUNCEMENT - The Chair announced a correction to Roll Call number 149 the yeas were 245 and the nays were 180.
USSB1699IntroA bill to prevent fraud in COVID unemployment programs, recover fraudulently paid benefits, provide relief for taxpayers and victims of unemployment fraud, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1834IntroEstablishes the United States Commission on Hate Crimes. The commission must investigate and report on whether hate crimes have increased; factors that contributed to an increase in hate crimes, if one is determined to exist; policies or actions by l...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1576IntroPromotes gun violence research, including by removing limitations on the use of firearms tracing data by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; permitting funds made available to the Department of Health and Human Services to be use...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR226IntroRecognizing that the United States has a moral obligation to meet its foundational promise of guaranteed justice for all.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1494IntroTo protect victims of stalking from gun violence.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1843IntroRequires a designated officer or employee of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to facilitate the expedited review of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) hate crimes and reports of COVID-19 hate crimes. It defines COVID-19 hate crime as a violent ...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSR222IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2021-05-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2743; text: CR S2578)
USHB1635IntroTo increase authorization of the grant program for school security in the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1906IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code to prohibit persons convicted of misdemeanor crimes against dating partners and persons subject to protection orders from possessing firearms, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1892IntroTo reauthorize Department of Justice programs that combat violence against women, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2877EngrossTo amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop best practices for the establishment and use of behavioral intervention teams at schools, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3268IntroTo prevent fraud in COVID unemployment programs, recover fraudulently paid benefits, provide relief for taxpayers and victims of unemployment fraud, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB768EngrossCreates additional requirements for drug manufacturers and distributors who discover a suspicious order for controlled substances. In addition to reporting the suspicious order to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), a manufacturer or distribut...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1260EngrossDirects the Department of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program for specified trauma centers and nonprofits to establish or expand intervention or prevention programs related to intentional violent trauma, excluding intimate partner ...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR214IntroThis resolution expresses support for the designation of May 13, 2021, as National Senior Fraud Awareness Day and encourages the development of policies that help prevent scams targeting older adults.
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2021-05-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2530-2531; text: CR S2527)
USHR392IntroThis resolution expresses support for the designation of National Senior Fraud Awareness Day and encourages the development of policies that help prevent scams targeting older adults.
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2021-05-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3214IntroRequires an alien who seeks to qualify for a nonimmigrant visa as engaged or married to a U.S. citizen to be at least 18 years old, and the sponsoring U.S. citizen must also be at least 18 years old. The bill also establishes that the terms spouse, w...
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2021-05-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1IntroAddresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-05-11
Committee on Rules and Administration. Failed to report favorably.
USSR199IntroThis resolution condemns the acts of gun violence that led to the tragic loss of eight lives in Georgia on March 16, 2021.
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2021-04-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2369; text: CR S2369)
USSB1495IntroA bill to promote international press freedom, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1487IntroRequires institutions of higher education (IHEs) that participate in federal student-aid programs to certify annually with the Department of Education that they have reviewed reports of misconduct by their employees involving domestic violence, datin...
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2021-04-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB15IntroRequires the Federal Trade Commission to report on, and increase awareness regarding, scams targeting older adults. Specifically, the commission must report on the number and type of scams that target older adults and provide policy recommendations t...
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2021-04-28
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHR140IntroThis resolution supports the designation of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1229IntroReauthorizes the National Threat Assessment Center (NTAC) within the U.S. Secret Service. It reauthorizes the functions of NTAC through FY2025 and expands them to include the establishment of a national program on targeted school violence prevention.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1198IntroModifies the reporting requirements for electronic communication service providers and remote computing service providers (providers) that report information to the CyberTipline of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children on crimes invo...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1155IntroImposes various restrictions related to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous region, including by prohibiting certain imports from Xinjiang and imposing sanctions on those responsible for human rights violations there. Goods manufactured or produced in...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1177IntroEstablishes a path to citizenship for certain undocumented individuals. The bill also replaces the term alien with noncitizen in the immigration statutes and addresses other related issues. Specifically, the bill establishes a new status of lawful pr...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1434IntroAuthorizes the imposition of visa-blocking sanctions on a foreign individual who has committed or facilitated the trafficking in persons for the purpose of organ removal. The Department of State must report to foreign ministries the names of individu...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR358IntroThis resolution expresses support for National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2021-04-28
To House Judiciary Committee
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