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USSB1790EngrossNational 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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2019-12-12
Cloture motion on the conference report to accompany S. 1790 presented in Senate. (CR S7019)
USSB1838PassHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely s...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-76. (TXT | PDF)
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.
USSR277IntroA resolution remembering the 25th Anniversary of the bombing of the Argentine Israelite Mutual Association (AMIA) Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and recommitting to efforts to uphold justice for the 85 victims of the attack. This...
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2019-10-29
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6256; text: 7/17/2019 CR S4912-4913)
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.
USHB3289EngrossHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill addresses Hong Kong's status under U.S. law and imposes sanctions on those responsible for human rights violations in Hong Kong. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely separate legal a...
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2019-10-16
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 243.
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.
USSB2493IntroCombatting Foreign Influence Act of 2019
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2019-09-17
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
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.
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.
USSB918IntroE-FRONTIER Act Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet in Every Respect Act This bill constrains the President and executive agencies from constructing, operating, or offering wholesale or retail service on a broadband net...
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2019-07-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 164.
USSB1060IntroDefending Elections from Threats by Establishing Redlines Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
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
USHCR50IntroStrongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-07-17
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHR495IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the prevention of Iran from obtaining or developing nuclear weapons.
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2019-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR441IntroA resolution condemning the attack on the AMIA Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in July 1994 and expressing the concern of the United States regarding the continuing, 25-year-long delay in the resolution of this case and encouragin...
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2019-07-15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSCR21IntroA concurrent resolution strongly condemning human rights violations, violence against civilians, and cooperation with Iran by the Houthi movement and its allies in Yemen.
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2019-06-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2790IntroOur Obligation to Recognize American Heroes (OORAH) Act of 2019
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3476IntroPOISE Act Prevention and Oversight of Intelligence Sharing with Enemies Act
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2019-06-25
To House Intelligence Committee
USSB1589IntroDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020
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2019-06-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 116-47. Additional views filed.
USHB31EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2019 This bill establishes additional sanctions and financial restrictions on institutions and individuals related to the conflict in Syria. The Department of the Treasury shall determine whether the Central Ba...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 107.
USSB1025IntroVERDAD Act of 2019 Venezuela Emergency Relief, Democracy Assistance, and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to take various actions to address the political situation in Venezuela. (The United States does not recognize Nicolas Ma...
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2019-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 101.
USHB2214IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR390IntroOpposing the lifting of sanctions imposed with respect to Iran without addressing Iran's nuclear program, ballistic missile development, support for terrorism, and other destabilizing activities.
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2019-05-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2839IntroDepartment 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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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHB2829IntroAUMF Clarification Act
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2019-05-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR374IntroCondemning Iranian state-sponsored terrorism and expressing support for the Iranian people's desire for a democratic, secular, and non-nuclear republic of Iran.
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2019-05-16
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USSB1529IntroSupporting Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act of 2019
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2019-05-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2759IntroDepartment of Defense Climate Resiliency and Readiness Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide a strategy to achieve aggregate net zero energy by non-operational sources by no later than December 31, 2029. The term "net zero...
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2019-05-16
To House Subcommittee on Readiness
USHB2118IntroIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHJR58IntroConstitutional Authorities Resolution This joint resolution directs the President to report to Congress before introducing the Armed Forces into Iran. The report shall explain (1) the necessity of such an action, (2) the constitutional and legislativ...
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2019-05-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1498IntroDepartment of Defense Climate Resiliency and Readiness Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide a strategy to achieve aggregate net zero energy by non-operational sources by no later than December 31, 2029. The term "net zero...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR195IntroA resolution opposing the lifting of sanctions imposed with respect to Iran without addressing Iran's nuclear program, ballistic missile development, support for terrorism, and other destabilizing activities.
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2019-05-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2354IntroPrevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2019 This bill prohibits funds from being used for kinetic military operations against Iran unless Congress authorizes such an action, with various exceptions such as in response to an imminent thre...
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2019-04-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2280IntroStop Iran From Smuggling Weapons to Terrorists Act
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2019-04-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB1123IntroNO BAN Act National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act This bill imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States and terminates certain presidential actions implementin...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1039IntroPrevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2019 This bill prohibits funds from being used for kinetic military operations against Iran unless Congress authorizes such an action, with various exceptions such as in response to an imminent thre...
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2019-04-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2063IntroE-FRONTIER Act Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet in Every Respect Act This bill constrains the President and executive agencies from constructing, operating, or offering wholesale or retail service on a broadband net...
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2019-04-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR238IntroRecognizing the cultural and historical significance of Nowruz.
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2019-04-02
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USSB925IntroIranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Economic Exclusion Act This bill expands sanctions and reporting requirements related to Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), a branch of the Iranian armed forces that the Department of State has designated as a ...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB810IntroTo block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States. This bill prohibits making funds, resources, or fees available to any federal agency to implement or enforce...
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2019-03-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR218IntroCalling on the Government of Iran to fulfill repeated promises of assistance in the case of Robert Levinson, the longest held United States civilian in our Nation's history.
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2019-03-25
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHR223IntroAffirming the historical relationship between the United States and the Kingdom of Morocco, condemning the recent provocative actions of the Polisario Front and its foreign supporters, and encouraging efforts by the United Nations to reach a peaceful...
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2019-03-25
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB1372IntroTo clarify that it is United States policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. This bill establishes that it is U.S. policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. References to "Israel" in future acts of Congr...
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2019-03-15
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB1706IntroNo Assistance for Assad Act This bill bars assistance for stabilization or reconstruction activities for any part of Syria controlled by the Syrian government or associated forces. The restrictions do not apply to assistance for (1) certain projects ...
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2019-03-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR104IntroA resolution calling on the Government of Iran to fulfill repeated promises of assistance in the case of Robert Levinson, the longest held United States civilian in our Nation's history.
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2019-03-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1678IntroProtect Our Universities Act of 2019
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2019-03-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1441IntroStop Corrupt Iranian Oligarchs and Entities Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to report Congress on Iranian individuals and parastatal groups that have close relationships with the Iranian government, including information regardin...
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2019-02-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB567IntroA bill clarifying that it is United States policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. This bill establishes that it is U.S. policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. References to "Israel" in future acts o...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB571IntroPreventing Destabilization of Iraq Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions on foreign persons that use violence to threaten peace and stability in Iraq or to undermine the country's democratic processes and economic reconstruc...
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2019-02-25
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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