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USHB4819IntroDELTA Act Defending Economic Livelihoods and Threatened Animals Act
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2018-07-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR256IntroExpressing support for the countries of Eastern Europe and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Condemns: (1) any threat to the sovereignty, territorial integrity, freedom, and democracy of the Baltic States; and (2) the ongoing violation of the H...
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2018-07-11
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5105IntroBUILD Act of 2018 Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 This bill establishes the United States International Development Finance Corporation to facilitate the participation of private sector capital and skills in the e...
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2018-07-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 631.
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.
USHB2061EnrollNorth Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill expresses the sense of Congress concerning access to and protection of North Korean refugees and defectors, the forcible repatriation by China of North Koreans, and the Departme...
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2018-07-10
Presented to President.
USSB2497IntroUnited States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-07-10
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHR644IntroStrongly condemning the slave auctions of migrants and refugees in Libya, and for other purposes. Condemns slave auctions of migrants and refugees in Libya. Calls on the government of Libya to: investigate the existence of slave auctions and forced l...
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2018-07-10
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB2EngrossAgriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 This bill (commonly known as the farm bill) reauthorizes through FY2023 and modifies Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs that address: commodity support, conservation, trade and international food aid, nutr...
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2018-06-29
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3776EngrossCyber Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 495.
USSB2779IntroZimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 499.
USHB5576IntroCyber Deterrence and Response Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
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.
USSB1158IntroElie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018 This bill states that it is U.S. policy to regard the prevention of genocide and other atrocity crimes as a core national security interest and a core moral responsibility. The President shal...
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2018-06-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 489.
USSB2463IntroBUILD Act of 2018 Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 This bill establishes the United States International Development Finance Corporation to facilitate the participation of private sector capital and skills in the e...
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2018-06-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 493.
USHB6136IntroBorder Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to achieve situational awareness and operational control of the border, including by increasing enforcement personnel. The bill provides fu...
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2018-06-27
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6193IntroCentral America Family Protection and Reunification Act
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2018-06-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2269EngrossGlobal Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2018-06-20
Held at the desk.
USHB3EngrossSpending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act This bill rescinds approximately $15 billion in budget authority over 2018-2028 that was proposed to be rescinded by the President under procedures included in the Impoundment Control Act of 1974....
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2018-06-20
Motion to discharge Senate Committees on Appropriations; the Budget rejected by Yea-Nay Vote. 48 - 50. Record Vote Number: 134.
USHB6018IntroTrans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Act of 2018
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2018-06-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR896IntroCondemning Boko Haram and calling on the Governments of the United States of America and Nigeria to swiftly implement measures to defeat the terrorist organization.
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB5501IntroEnd Corruption in the Northern Triangle Act
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere Committee
USHB5621IntroVietnam Human Rights Act
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2018-06-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USSB2979IntroSpending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act This bill rescinds approximately $15 billion in budget authority over 2018-2028 that was proposed to be rescinded by the President under procedures included in the Impoundment Control Act of 1974....
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2018-05-24
Read twice and referred concurrently to the Committees on Appropriations; the Budget pursuant to the order of January 30, 1975, as modified by the order of April 11, 1986, with instructions that the Budget Committee be authorized to report its views to the Appropriations Committee, and that the latter alone be authorized to report the bill.
USSJR61IntroConstitutional Consideration for Use of Force Resolution
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2018-05-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5141IntroUnited States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology 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
USSB2925IntroA bill to limit the transfer of F-35 aircraft to foreign countries.
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2018-05-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5819IntroBURMA Act of 2018 Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USHB5863IntroTo limit the transfer of F-35 aircraft to Turkey.
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2018-05-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3030IntroElie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017 This bill states that it is U.S. policy to regard the prevention of genocide and other atrocity crimes as a core national security interest and a core moral responsibility. The President shal...
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
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.
USSB2793IntroAfghan Allies Protection Amendments Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR489IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of World Malaria Day.
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2018-04-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2498; text: CR S2492)
USSB2781IntroA bill to limit the transfer of F-35 aircraft to Turkey.
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2018-04-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4681EngrossNo Assistance for Assad Act
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2018-04-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2736IntroAsia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5592IntroDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR481IntroA resolution calling upon the leadership of the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to dismantle its labor camp system, and for other purposes.
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2018-04-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3445PassAGOA and MCA Modernization Act African Growth and Opportunity Act and Millennium Challenge Act Modernization Act This bill directs the President to establish a website for the collection and dissemination of information regarding the African Growth a...
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2018-04-23
Became Public Law No: 115-167.
USHB5508IntroEnd the Cyprus Arms Embargo Act
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2018-04-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR460IntroA resolution condemning Boko Haram and calling on the Governments of the United States of America and Nigeria to swiftly implement measures to defeat the terrorist organization.
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2018-04-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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2018-04-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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.
USSB2595IntroZimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1660EngrossGlobal Health Innovation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report to Congress, annually for four years, on the development and use of global health innovations in USAI...
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2018-03-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 364.
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)
USHB5357IntroNuclear Cooperation Reform Act of 2018
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2018-03-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR437IntroA resolution supporting the goals of World Tuberculosis Day to raise awareness about tuberculosis. Supports the goals of World Tuberculosis Day to raise awareness about tuberculosis.
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2018-03-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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