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USHB5515EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 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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2018-07-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3159IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, an...
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 498.
USHR951IntroExpressing concern with respect to the Government of Turkey's anticipated purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile batteries, and for other purposes.
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2018-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR59IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force of 2018
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2018-06-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Senate Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management. Hearings held.
USHR922IntroDefining 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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2018-06-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR926IntroCondemning Russian transgressions against international law and FIFA values during the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
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2018-06-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR846IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives on support for Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USSB2980IntroIntegrated Missile Defense Act of 2018
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2018-05-24
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSJR61IntroConstitutional Consideration for Use of Force Resolution
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2018-05-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2908IntroClimate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USSJR58IntroA joint resolution to require certifications regarding actions by Saudi Arabia in Yemen, and for other purposes.
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2018-05-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 428.
USHB5694IntroAfghan Allies Protection Amendments Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB5910IntroDefend Against Russian Disinformation and Aggression Act
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2018-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2882IntroA bill to require a report on the United States strategy in Syria, and for other purposes.
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2018-05-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5863IntroTo limit the transfer of F-35 aircraft to Turkey.
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2018-05-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5840IntroTo state the policy of the United States with respect to the extended nuclear deterrence posture of the United States in support of NATO and to direct the Secretary of Defense to provide Congress a briefing on such posture.
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2018-05-16
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5677IntroInternational Security Assistance Act of 2018
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2018-05-09
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5680IntroTaiwan Defense Assessment Commission Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Defense to establish the Taiwan Defense Assessment Commission to assess Taiwan's defense establishment and recommend improvements to Taiwan's self-defense capability...
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2018-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2793IntroAfghan Allies Protection Amendments Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2736IntroAsia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR475IntroA resolution commemorating the 60th anniversary of the North American Aerospace Defense Command.
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2018-04-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2283; text: CR S2267-2268)
USHB5540IntroDisarm Hizballah Act
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2018-04-17
To House Intelligence Committee
USSR432IntroA resolution congratulating the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 100th anniversary of their declarations of independence. Congratulates the people of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 100th anniversary of their declarations ...
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2018-04-09
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2016-2017; text: CR S2016-2017)
USHB5434IntroPreventing Preemptive War in North Korea Act of 2018
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2018-04-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USHB3548IntroBorder Security for America Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) construct and operate infrastructure and technology to deter and detect illegal border activity in high traffic areas, (2) deploy the most pra...
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2018-03-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 471.
USSB1519IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the defense activities of the ...
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2018-03-22
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S1886-1892, S1892-1931)
USSR376IntroA resolution urging the Governments of Burma and Bangladesh to ensure the safe, dignified, voluntary, and sustainable return of the Rohingya refugees who have been displaced by the campaign of ethnic cleansing conducted by the Burmese military. Conde...
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2018-03-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 358.
USSJR54IntroA joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities in or...
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2018-03-20
Motion to table the motion to discharge Committee on Foreign Relations agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 44. Record Vote Number: 58. (consideration: CR S1827)
USSJR55IntroA joint resolution to require certifications regarding actions by Saudi Arabia in Yemen, and for other purposes. This joint resolution requires the Department of State, by 30, 180, and 360 days after this bill's enactment, to submit to Congress certi...
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2018-03-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB880EngrossMISSION ZERO Act Military Injury Surgical Systems Integrated Operationally Nationwide to Achieve ZERO Preventable Deaths Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Department of Health and Human Services to award grant...
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2018-02-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2060IntroBurma Human Rights and Freedom Act of 2018
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 307.
USHB1301PassDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 to: (1) compensate employees furloughed as a result of any lapse in appropriations which began on or about February 9, 2018; and (2) ra...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-124. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1892PassHonoring Hometown Heroes Act DIVISION A--HONORING HOMETOWN HEROES ACT Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sec. 10102) This division authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia t...
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2018-02-09
Became Public Law No: 115-123.
USHB695EngrossChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in the Arm...
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2018-02-08
Cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 695 not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 44. Record Vote Number: 29. (CR S798)
USHJR128IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 DIVISION B--FURTHER EXTENSION OF CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2018 Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 This division amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 to provide conti...
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2018-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB4877IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, an...
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2018-01-25
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB4667EngrossFurther Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements, 2017 Official Titles Official Titles - House of Representatives Official Title as Introduced Making further supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year endi...
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2018-01-04
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 291.
USSB371PassDepartment of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017, Improvements Act This bill makes technical changes to the Department of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017 and other related Acts. The bill provides the House and Senate Appropriations Commi...
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2017-12-18
Became Public Law No: 115-94. (TXT | PDF)
USSR361IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States Government shall, both unilaterally and alongside the international community, consider all options for exerting maximum pressure on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPR...
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2017-12-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR360IntroA resolution calling for international accountability for the crimes against humanity committed by the Burmese military against the Rohingya in Burma. Recognizes the adoption of the resolution on the situation of human rights of Rohingya Muslims and ...
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2017-12-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2810PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 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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2017-12-12
Became Public Law No: 115-91. (TXT | PDF)
USHR612IntroRecognizing and reaffirming the critical relationship between the United States and the Republic of Korea since the establishment of the Republic of Korea in 1948. Reaffirms: (1) the importance of the U.S.-Republic of Korea (South Korea) alliance as ...
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2017-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USSB1IntroTax Cuts and Jobs Act Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Official Titles Official Titles - Senate Official Titles as Introduced An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of ...
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2017-11-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 269.
USHB4415IntroTo establish the policy of the United States regarding the no-first-use of nuclear weapons. This bill states that it is U.S. policy to not use nuclear weapons first.
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2017-11-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR599IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to United States policy towards Yemen, and for other purposes. Expresses the urgent need for a political solution in Yemen consistent with United Nations Security Council Resolution 22...
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2017-11-13
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB918EngrossVeteran Urgent Access to Mental Healthcare Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to furnish to former members of the Armed Forces: (1) an initial mental health assessment; and (2) the mental health care services requi...
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2017-11-08
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4288IntroTaiwan Security Act of 2017
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2017-11-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4223IntroBURMA Act of 2017 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2017 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the government of Burma (Myanmar) should ensure the safe and voluntary return of displaced people and fully implement ...
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2017-11-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2047IntroPreventing Preemptive War in North Korea Act of 2017
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2017-10-31
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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