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USHCR77IntroDirecting the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Syrian Arab Republic that have not been authorized by Congress.
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2019-12-04
Rule H. Res. 739 passed House.
USHB1088EngrossFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in President's Park, District of Columbia, to honor members...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR705IntroRecognizing the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS.
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2019-11-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR418IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the Government of Turkey's crackdown on dissent related to its incursion into northeast Syria, and broader human rights violations.
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2019-11-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR409IntroA resolution requesting information on Turkey's human rights practices in Syria pursuant to section 502B(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961.
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2019-11-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR678IntroCommending the performance of the Special Operations Forces and a military working dog in the eradication of the terrorist leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. This resolution recognizes the value of military working dogs and specifically h...
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2019-11-01
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4976IntroSupply Our Soldiers Act of 2019 This bill provides postal benefits to certain active duty service members. It directs the Department of Defense to provide for a program under which vouchers (used for postal-free mailings) are provided to members of t...
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2019-11-01
To House Armed Services Committee
USSR394IntroA resolution honoring the members of the military and intelligence community who carried out the mission that killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and for other purposes.
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2019-10-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6347; text: CR S6339-6340)
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHCR70IntroDirecting the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Syrian Arab Republic that have not been authorized by Congress.
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2019-10-31
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR374IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of October 23, 2019, as a national day of remembrance of the tragic terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1983. This resolution expresses support for th...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSJR59IntroA joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress on the precipitous withdrawal of United States Armed Forces from Syria and Afghanistan, and Turkey's unprovoked incursion into Syria. This joint resolution condemns Turkey's hostilities against Kurd...
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2019-10-23
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 259.
USHJR77EngrossOpposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria. This resolution expresses Congress's opposition to the decision to end U.S. efforts to prevent Turkey'...
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2019-10-17
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 246.
USSB2625IntroSyrian Allies Protection Act This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide certain Syrian nationals with special immigrant status. To qualify, a Syrian national must (1) have worked directly with the Armed Forces in a role...
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2019-10-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSJR57IntroA joint resolution opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria. This resolution expresses Congress's opposition to the decision to end U.S. efforts...
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2019-10-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR625IntroOpposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria. This resolution expresses the House of Representatives' opposition to the decision to end U.S. efforts...
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2019-10-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2583IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USSB2547IntroIndo-Pacific Cooperation Act of 2019
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2019-09-25
[Hearing: Dec 11 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2537IntroUkraine Foreign Assistance Integrity and Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1790EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2019-09-19
Conference held.
USSB2474IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Cor...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USSB398IntroSaudi Arabia Accountability and Yemen Act of 2019 This bill suspends certain weapons transfers to Saudi Arabia. It also imposes sanctions on individuals for various activities related to the civil war in Yemen and for involvement in the death of Saud...
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2019-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 167.
USHB3508IntroSouth China Sea and East China Sea Sanctions Act of 2019 This bill imposes sanctions on Chinese persons and entities that participate in certain activities related to China's territorial disputes in the South China Sea and East China Sea and addresse...
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR515IntroExpressing support for the designation of October 23, 2019, as a national day of remembrance of the tragic 1983 terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps Barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. This resolution expresses support for the designation of ...
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2019-07-24
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR510IntroAffirming United States support to the countries of Ukraine, Georgia, and Moldova in their effort to retain political sovereignty and territorial integrity.
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2019-07-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3494EngrossDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 This bill reauthorizes for FY2020 intelligence activities in various U.S. government departments and agencies. It also establishes severa...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHR442IntroObserving 10 years since the war in Sri Lanka ended on May 18, 2009, commemorating the lives lost, and expressing support for transitional justice, reconciliation, reconstruction, reparation, and reform in Sri Lanka, which are necessary to ensure a l...
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSR206IntroA resolution marking the 70th anniversary of the four Geneva Conventions of 1949, expressing concern about significant violations of international humanitarian law on contemporary battlefields, and encouraging United States leadership in ensuring gre...
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2019-07-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 146.
USHB3724IntroEqual Deferment Opportunity Act
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2019-07-12
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB1102IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019
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2019-07-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 142.
USHR479IntroSeeking the return of the USS Pueblo to the United States Navy.
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2019-07-09
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR34IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Governments of Burma and Bangladesh ensure the safe, dignified, voluntary, and sustainable return of the Rohingya refugees who have been displaced by the campaign of ethnic cleansing conducted ...
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2019-07-08
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 134.
USHB3626IntroUnited States-United Kingdom Directed Energy Cooperation Act This bill authorizes the Department of Defense (DOD), upon request from the United Kingdom (UK) and with the concurrence of the Department of State, to jointly carry out research and testin...
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2019-07-08
To House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities
USSB2050IntroLEED Act Leverage to Enhance Effective Diplomacy Act of 2019
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2019-06-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3202IntroStrengthening Support of NATO Through Dual Use Infrastructure Act
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2019-06-27
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB3576IntroWartime Contracting Commission Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-06-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR411IntroDefining Presidential wars not declared by Congress under article I, section 8, clause 11 (Declare War Clause) as impeachable "high crimes and misdemeanors" within the meaning of article II, section 4 of the Constitution and defining the meanings of ...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2796IntroAfghan Allies Protection Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2913IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB1379PassPandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019
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2019-06-24
Became Public Law No: 116-22. (TXT | PDF)
USSB389IntroFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor member...
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHJR66IntroWar Powers Amendments of 2019
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2019-06-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1886IntroCountering Hezbollah in Lebanon's Military Act of 2019
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2019-06-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3331IntroCountering Hizballah in Lebanon's Military Act of 2019
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2019-06-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3263IntroProtecting NATO Skies Act of 2019
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2019-06-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1859IntroSixth Amendment Preservation Act This bill limits the detention authority of the United States. Current law prohibits the indefinite detention of a U.S. citizen by the United States unless it is authorized by an act of Congress. This bill prohibits t...
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2019-06-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3233IntroNational Defense Strategy Implementation Act
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2019-06-12
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR372IntroExpressing concern for the United States-Turkey alliance. This resolution condemns the government of Turkey's stated plan to acquire a missile defense system from Russia and expresses support for a U.S. government offer to sell an alternative system ...
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2019-06-10
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4378-4379)
USSR243IntroA resolution requesting information on Saudi Arabia's human rights practices in Yemen pursuant to section 502B(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961.
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2019-06-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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