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USHR569Intro
25%
Expressing continued solidarity with the Lebanese people after the devastating explosions at the Port of Beirut on August 4, 2020, and the continued efforts to form a secure, independent, and democratic Lebanon.
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2021-10-21
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2113Intro
25%
Requires the President to impose property- and visa-blocking sanctions with respect to Kata'ib Sayyid al-Shuhada and any foreign person that is a member, agent, or affiliate of, or owned or controlled by, Kata'ib Sayyid al-Shuhada. Kata'ib Sayyid al-...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2117Intro
25%
Requires certain reports and determinations with respect to actions by Iran (and designated Iranian officials) that violate human rights. Specifically, the President must determine whether specified Iranian officials meet certain criteria for the app...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2838Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide special immigrant status to qualified aliens who assisted U.S. efforts in Syria against the Islamic State. (A special immigrant is qualified to become a permanent resident.) A qualifying...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2718Intro
25%
To impose additional sanctions with respect to Iran and modify other existing sanctions with respect to Iran, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4350Engross
50%
Authorizes FY2022 appropriations for military activities and programs of the Department of Defense (e.g., personnel; research, development, test, and evaluation; and procurement of items such as aircraft, missiles, and ammunition). It also prescribes...
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2021-10-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 144.
USHB5412Intro
25%
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for oth...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1228Engross
50%
Provides for sanctions and aid related to the conflict in Libya. The bill provides statutory authority for an April 19, 2016, executive order imposing property- and visa-blocking sanctions on persons contributing to the violence in Libya. The Preside...
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2021-09-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5323Engross
50%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-29
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 140.
USSB2830Intro
25%
Provides $1 billion in supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense to provide to the government of Israel for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.
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2021-09-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USHB5302Intro
25%
To amend the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 establish a United States-Israel Operations-Technology Working Group and for other purposes.
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2021-09-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR629Intro
25%
This resolution condemns racism, xenophobia, discrimination, scapegoating, and ethnic and religious bigotry. It acknowledges the climate of hate that Arab, Muslim, Middle Eastern, South Asian, and Sikh communities have experienced since September 11,...
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2021-09-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4571Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mammography screening for veterans who served in locations associated with toxic exposure.
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2021-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5159Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to report to Congress on U.S. military capability, intelligence, and command matters concerning Afghanistan. The bill specifies the matters that must be included in the report, including a current assessment o...
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2021-09-03
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5147Intro
25%
To prohibit the Secretary of Defense from procuring personal protective equipment from certain non-allied foreign nations, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-31
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5096Intro
25%
Addresses the settlement of Afghan and Iraqi special immigrant visa (SIV) holders. (Generally, SIV holders are individuals who received visas due to their work with the U.S. Armed Forces in Iraq or Afghanistan.) The Department of Health and Human Ser...
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2021-08-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5060Intro
25%
Requires the Inspector General of the Department of Defense to conduct a full investigation into the withdrawal of the U.S. Armed Forces from Afghanistan. The investigation must analyze (1) the extent to which, and reasons why, U.S. Humvees, helicopt...
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2021-08-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5066Intro
25%
Requires the President to impose sanctions on certain foreign persons, such as Taliban officials, and requires reports related to Afghanistan. The President must impose asset- and visa-blocking sanctions on any foreign person who (1) is an official, ...
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2021-08-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR10Intro
25%
This joint resolution repeals specified authorizations for the use of military force against Iraq.
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2021-08-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 117.
USHR550Intro
25%
This resolution commemorates the Assyrian Genocide and urges Turkey to officially recognize the Assyrian Genocide.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism
USHR558Intro
25%
Urging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHR557Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives regarding anti-Semitism and related issues. Specifically, the resolution (1) reaffirms the right of Israel to exist and defend her citizens, (2) upholds all federal and local program...
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USHR488Intro
25%
Supporting a stable Colombia and opposing any threat to democracy in Colombia.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USHB4792Intro
25%
To counter the malign influence and theft perpetuated by the People's Republic of China and the Chinese Communist Party.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USSR337Intro
25%
A resolution recognizing the anniversary of the explosion at the Port of Beirut on August 4, 2020, and expressing solidarity with the Lebanese people.
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2021-08-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR497Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the murder of Alireza Fazeli Monfared should be investigated and prosecuted and that the practice of honor killings in Iran is a violation of internationally recognized human ri...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4373Engross
50%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Department for Administration of Foreign Affairs, International Organizations, and International Commi...
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2021-07-29
Received in the Senate.
USSB2102Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mammography screening for veterans who served in locations associated with toxic exposure.
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2021-07-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB2391Intro
25%
A bill to provide for clarification and limitations with respect to the exercise of national security powers, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4559Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Defense to enhance the readiness of the Department of Defense to challenges relating to climate change and to improve the energy and resource efficiency of the Department, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3524Intro
25%
To revitalize and reassert United States leadership, investment, and engagement in the Indo-Pacific region and globally.
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 22.
USSB2374Intro
25%
Requires the President to impose visa- and property-blocking sanctions on the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khameini, and the Iranian president elected in 2021, Sayyid Ebrahim Raisol-Sadati.
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2021-07-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2371Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to enhance the readiness of the Department of Defense to challenges relating to climate change and to improve the energy and resource efficiency of the Department, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB2345Intro
25%
A bill to require the Director of the National Counterterrorism Center to submit a report on the withdrawal of United States Armed Forces from Afghanistan, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHB2436Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to concede exposure to airborne hazards and toxins from burn pits under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USSB2311Intro
25%
A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-13
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 99.
USHB3261Engross
50%
Repeals the January 14, 1991, resolution authorizing the use of military force against Iraq.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3283Engross
50%
To repeal the joint resolution entitled "A joint resolution to promote peace and stability in the Middle East".
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4273Intro
25%
Defers the removal of qualified Iraqi nationals from the United States for two years from the date of the bill's enactment. To qualify, an Iraqi national shall (1) have been ordered removed to Iraq before the date of the bill's enactment, and (2) hav...
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2021-06-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1061Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to take certain actions promoting the normalization of relations between Israel, Arab states, and other relevant countries and regions. Specifically, the State Department must develop a strategy on expanding and stren...
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2021-06-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 95.
USSB2000Intro
25%
A bill to promote the United States-Greece defense partnership, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 90.
USHB4129Intro
25%
To promote the United States-Greece defense partnership, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3967Intro
25%
To improve health care and benefits for veterans exposed to toxic substances, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 14 - 11.
USHB2372Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a presumption of service connection for certain diseases associated with exposure to toxins, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2368Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for illnesses associated with exposure to certain airborne hazards, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4071Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of Federal funds to conduct or support certain gain-of-function research by a foreign adversary.
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2021-06-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2142Intro
25%
Directs the Department of State to report to Congress annually on educational materials published by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education, which are used both inside and outside Saudi Arabia. The report shall detail whether such educational materials...
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2021-06-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB256Engross
50%
Repeals the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.
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2021-06-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2120Intro
25%
A bill to establish the United States-Israel Artificial Intelligence Center to improve artificial intelligence research and development cooperation.
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2021-06-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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