US Congress Subject | Congressional operations and organization

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USSB2093Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-15
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S6516-6517)
USHR598Intro
25%
Impeaching Joseph R. Biden, President of the United States, for dereliction of duty by leaving behind thousands of American civilians and Afghan allies, along with numerous taxpayer-financed weapons and military equipment, endangering the lives of th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USHB3325PassProvides for the award of Congressional Gold Medals to the U.S. Capitol Police and the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia in recognition of the law enforcement agencies that protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-05
Became Public Law No: 117-32. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3237PassProvides $1.9 billion in FY2021 emergency supplemental appropriations for the legislative branch and federal agencies to respond to the attack on the U.S. Capitol Complex that occurred on January 6, 2021. The funding provided by the bill is designate...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-30
Became Public Law No: 117-31. (TXT | PDF)
USHCR44Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution requires the congressional budget committees to conduct an annual joint hearing to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General regarding (1) the Government Accountability Office's audit of the financial statement of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-29
To House Rules Committee
USSCR11Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution requires the congressional budget committees to conduct an annual joint hearing to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General regarding (1) the Government Accountability Office's audit of the financial statement of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-29
To Senate Budget Committee
USHB2485Engross
50%
Requires the Government Publishing Office (GPO) to establish and maintain a publicly available online portal containing copies of all congressionally mandated reports. A federal agency must submit a congressionally mandated report and specified infor...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR503Intro
25%
This resolution establishes in the House of Representatives the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. The select committee must (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relati...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-30
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2000Intro
25%
A bill to promote the United States-Greece defense partnership, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR485Intro
25%
This resolution provides amounts for the expenses of the House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth for the 117th Congress.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-23
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 486, H. Res. 485 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H3024-3026; text: CR H3026)
USHR467Intro
25%
Providing for budget allocations for the Committee on Appropriations, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-14
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 473, H. Res. 467 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H2724-2725; text: CR H2724-2725)
USHB3848Intro
25%
To establish the National Commission on Critical Supply Chains, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3584Intro
25%
To require the creation of a national commission to prepare for future national emergencies, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-01
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB3233Engross
50%
Establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex. The commission must (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relating to the attack on...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-28
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 54 - 35. Record Vote Number: 218. (CR S3927)
USHCR36Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution establishes the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handling of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus to investigate and report to Congress and the executive branch specified information related to ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-28
To House Rules Committee
USHB1135Intro
25%
Establishes the Leadership Institute for Transatlantic Engagement to develop a diverse community of transatlantic leaders who are committed to democratic institutions. The institute shall award grants and develop programs, activities, and services th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-19
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR414Intro
25%
This resolution directs the Office of the Attending Physician to update the mask-wearing guidance (consistent with public guidance released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) applicable to the Hall of the House of Representatives and ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-19
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 218 - 210 (Roll no. 153). (text: CR H2591)
USSR212Intro
25%
This resolution requires the Office of the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper of the Senate to establish a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program through which certain veterans may participate in a two-year fellowship in the personal office of a Senator.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-13
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR204Intro
25%
This resolution establishes the Select Committee on the Outbreak of the Coronavirus in China to investigate the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in or around Wuhan, China. The committee must conduct a study and submit a final rep...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-11
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB3019Intro
25%
Directs the Smithsonian Institution and the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to jointly carry out a project to be known as the "COVID-19 Pandemic Memorial Quilt Project" to honor and remember Americans who have lost their lives to ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-07
To House Administration Committee
USSR201Intro
25%
This resolution sets forth procedures that allow Senators to cast their votes from outside of the Senate chamber. Specifically, these votes may be cast using certain technology approved by the Secretary of the Senate and Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeep...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-29
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB2844Intro
25%
To establish Election Security Enhancement Units in the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency of the Department of Homeland Security, to direct the Election Assistance Commission to make a grant to each State which certifies that it has implemented...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-26
To House Administration Committee
USSB422PassAuthorizes Senators and Senate committees, leadership offices, and other offices to share employees, and it establishes certain rules to govern this procedure. These rules include (1) requiring the office that authorizes any travel for official busin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-23
Became Public Law No: 117-10. (TXT | PDF)
USHCR30Engross
50%
This concurrent resolution provides for a joint session of Congress on April 28, 2021, to receive a message from the President.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-22
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB1337Intro
25%
A bill to address the impact of climate change on agriculture, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1174Intro
25%
Establishes the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform within the legislative branch to identify policies to improve the fiscal situation in the medium term and achieve fiscal sustainability over the long term. The commission must pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-15
To Senate Budget Committee
USHR273Intro
25%
This resolution requires that material obtained or generated by a Member's office in response to a constituent casework request be treated as material in possession of the House. This is to enable the Member's successor to obtain access to the materi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB2251Intro
25%
Repeals or modifies any agency rule that is temporarily waived or modified during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency, subject to a review process.The bill specifies procedures for Congress and the heads of agencies ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2212Intro
25%
Establishes in the legislative branch the Pandemic Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Commission to make recommendations and propose legislation for modification, consolidation, harmonization, or repeal of regulations to reduce compliance costs, en...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB969Intro
25%
Repeals or modifies any agency rule that is temporarily waived or modified during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency, subject to a review process.The bill specifies procedures for Congress and the heads of agencies ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1001Intro
25%
Establishes in the legislative branch the Pandemic Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Commission to make recommendations and propose legislation for modification, consolidation, harmonization, or repeal of regulations to reduce compliance costs, en...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB753Intro
25%
To prohibit congressional recesses until Congress adopts a concurrent resolution on the budget that results in a balanced Federal budget by the last fiscal year covered by such resolution, to establish a 5-year ban on individuals appointed to Executi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2083Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds (1) 15 days after its enactment, to support the mission of the National Guard in the District of Columbia in response to the attacks on the U.S. Capitol buildings and grounds on January 6, 2021; or (2) to install pe...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHR263Intro
25%
This resolution establishes the House Committee on the Elimination of Nonessential Federal Programs to analyze underperforming or nonessential federal programs and recommend actions to modify or eliminate those programs. The resolution also establish...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-19
To House Rules Committee
USHB2056Intro
25%
Establishes a three-year budgetary level reduction schedule for unauthorized programs funded through the annual appropriations process. Under the bill, a budgetary level is an allocation provided to the congressional appropriations committees under S...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2055Intro
25%
To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the Rules of the House of Representatives, the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995, the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR119Intro
25%
This resolution establishes in the Senate the Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Program under which certain family members of a member of the Armed Forces who is a hostile casualty or died from a training-related injury may serve a 12-month f...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-17
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSR112Intro
25%
This resolution provides for the printing of a revised edition of the Senate Manual for the 117th Congress.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1529; text: CR S1528)
USHB1Engross
50%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-11
Received in the Senate.
USHR195Intro
25%
This resolution directs the Clerk of the House of Representatives to place a real-time display of the gross national debt in the main hearing rooms of the House Appropriations Committee and the House Budget Committee.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB1654Intro
25%
Places the Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia on the Capitol Police Board as an ex officio, nonvoting member.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB470Intro
25%
To withhold the salaries of Members of Congress upon failure to agree to a budget resolution, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR25Intro
25%
This resolution requires the House Committee on Ethics to investigate and report on whether (1) actions taken by Members of the 117th Congress seeking to overturn the 2020 Presidential election violated their oath of office; and (2) these Members sho...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR26Intro
25%
This resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment stating that President Trump has abused the powers of the presidency. The first article states...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR34Intro
25%
This resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth four articles of impeachment. The first article states that President Trump abused the powers of the presidency by incitin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR32Intro
25%
This resolution impeaches President Donald John Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. Specifically, the resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment. The first article states that President Trump abused the powers of the presidency by attempti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHCR3Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution censures President Donald J. Trump for actions described in this resolution, including attempting to overturn the 2020 presidential election and inciting insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. The resolution c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHCR5Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution states that President Donald J. Trump has acted in a manner grossly incompatible with self-governance and the rule of law. The resolution censures and condemns President Trump for trying to unlawfully overturn the 2020 pres...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
Syndicate content
feedback