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USSCR38EngrossA concurrent resolution to establish the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies for the inauguration of the President-elect and Vice President-elect of the United States on January 20, 2021 This concurrent resolution establishes a Join...
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2020-06-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR619IntroA resolution to provide for the printing of the Senate Manual for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress.
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2020-06-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2979; text: CR S2976)
USSB3922IntroCoronavirus Regulatory Repeal Act of 2020
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2020-06-09
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7086IntroFiscal State of the Union Act
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2020-06-04
To House Administration Committee
USSB3855IntroCORE Act Coronavirus Oversight and Recovery Ethics Act of 2020 This bill establishes requirements for oversight, accountability, and transparency in the disbursement and supervision of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) relief funds. Among oth...
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2020-06-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7076IntroCORE Act Coronavirus Oversight and Recovery Ethics Act of 2020 This bill establishes requirements for oversight, accountability, and transparency in the disbursement and supervision of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) relief funds. Among oth...
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2020-06-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB3858IntroPRICE Act Pandemic Response and Interstate Cost Equity Act This bill establishes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as the sole buyer, vendor, owner, and distributor of certain medical equipment obtained by the federal government in the e...
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2020-06-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR975IntroExpressing support for a national day of mourning, a recurring moment of silence in the House of Representatives, and a national memorial for American civilians killed by COVID-19. This resolution expresses support for a National Day of Mourning and ...
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6918IntroPaycheck Recovery Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to establish a paycheck recovery program to provide grants for certain small businesses and employers that have lost revenue because of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease...
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2020-05-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6662IntroPRICE Act Pandemic Response and Interstate Cost Equity Act This bill establishes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as the sole buyer, vendor, owner, and distributor of certain medical equipment obtained by the federal government in the e...
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2020-05-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6657IntroWUHAN Rescissions Act Working Under Humanity's Actual Needs Rescissions Act
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2020-05-01
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6691IntroCoronavirus Regulatory Repeal Act of 2020
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2020-05-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6641IntroTo establish the Commission on the Strategic National Stockpile, and for other purposes. This bill establishes the Commission on the Strategic National Stockpile in the legislative branch and sets forth its duties and membership. The commission shall...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR935IntroEstablishing a Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Reform. This resolution establishes the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subc...
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2020-04-23
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 938, H. Res. 935 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H1953-1954; text: CR H1953-1954)
USHB6548IntroNational Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States Act This bill establishes, in the legislative branch, the National Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States and sets forth its powers, duties, funding, and membership. ...
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR97IntroEstablishing the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handling of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This concurrent resolution establishes the Joint Select Committee on the Events and Activities Surrounding China's Handli...
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2020-04-17
To House Rules Committee
USHB6429IntroNational Commission on COVID-19 Act This bill establishes the National Commission on COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in the legislative branch to assess the emergence, spread, and response to the disease in the United States and sets forth ...
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6431IntroMade in America Emergency Preparedness Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch a National Commission on United States Preparedness for National Emergencies. Not later than 18 months after this bill's enactment, the commission shall report...
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6239IntroLITE Act Leadership Institute for Transatlantic Engagement Act
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2020-04-03
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB6455IntroCOVID-19 Commission Act National Commission Regarding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Act This bill establishes, in the legislative branch, the National Commission Regarding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic and sets forth i...
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2020-04-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6440IntroPandemic Rapid Response Act This bill establishes the National Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the legislative branch and sets forth its powers, duties, funding, and membership. Specifically, the commission shall (1) investigate the facts and ...
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2020-04-03
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USSB3578IntroCOVID-19 Funding Accountability Act of 2020 This bill provides oversight for the use of assistance provided to businesses under COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) relief programs. The bill establishes a COVID-19 Relief Oversight Board. The Off...
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2020-03-24
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6319IntroTo establish a Congressional COVID-19 Aid Oversight Panel, to authorize the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program to coordinate audits and investigations in connection with the receipt of Federal aid related to COVID-19, and...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6321IntroFinancial Protections and Assistance for America's Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) emergency and generally provides for financial assistance and other a...
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2020-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR548IntroA resolution amending the Standing Rules of the Senate to enable the participation of absent Senators during a national crisis. This resolution sets forth procedures that allow Senators to cast their votes from outside of the Senate chamber. Specific...
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2020-03-19
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR756IntroMoving Our Democracy and Congressional Operations Towards Modernization Resolution This resolution implements recommendations made by the House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress. TITLE I--STREAMLINING AND REORGANIZING HUMAN RESOURCES ...
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2020-03-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR890IntroMOBILE Resolution Members Operating to Be Innovative and Link Everyone Resolution This resolution provides for remote voting for certain House floor votes and remote participation in committee hearings. The House Clerk, Chief Administrative Officer, ...
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2020-03-09
To House Rules Committee
USSB3284IntroEthical Use of Facial Recognition Act This bill prohibits any officer, employee, or contractor of a federal agency from engaging in specified activities with respect to facial recognition technology without a warrant until a congressional commission ...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3267IntroMAKE CENTS Act Making Americans Know about Excessive spending through Commonsense Efforts to Notice and Target Shenanigans Act
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2020-02-11
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5769IntroSHAM Act Statement of Harm to the American Majority Act
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2020-02-06
To House Administration Committee
USHCR86EngrossProviding for a joint session of Congress to receive a message from the President. This concurrent resolution provides for a joint session of Congress on February 4, 2020, to receive a message from the President.
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2020-01-31
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHR821IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to establish a Permanent Select Committee on Aging. This resolution establishes a Permanent Select Committee on Aging.
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2020-01-30
To House Rules Committee
USSCR35IntroFiscal State of the Nation Resolution 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...
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2020-01-28
To Senate Budget Committee
USHR798EngrossAppointing and authorizing managers for the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump, President of the United States. This resolution (1) appoints Representatives Schiff, Nadler, Lofgren, Jeffries, Demings, Crow, and Garcia of Texas as managers to cond...
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2020-01-15
Received in the Senate.
USHR788IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that the Office of the Speaker of the House is vacant. This resolution states that Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is unable to perform an essential part of her administrative duties and is consequently incapacitate...
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2020-01-10
To House Rules Committee
USHR780IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that upon adoption by the House, the Speaker of the House is required to transmit without delay articles of impeachment to the Senate and must do so immediately. This resolution (1) disapproves of ...
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2020-01-08
To House Ethics Committee
USHR778IntroProviding for the hour of meeting of the House. This resolution sets the daily meeting time for the House of Representatives.
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2020-01-07
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR777IntroTo inform the Senate that a quorum of the House has assembled. This resolution directs the Clerk of the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that a quorum of the House is present and that the House is ready to proceed with business.
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2020-01-07
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR776IntroProviding for a committee to notify the President of the assembly of the House of Representatives. This resolution provides for appointment of a House of Representatives committee to notify the President that a quorum of the House has assembled.
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2020-01-07
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94. (TXT | PDF)
USHR747IntroAcknowledging that the War on Drugs has been a failed policy in achieving the goal of reducing drug use, and for the House of Representatives to apologize to the individuals and communities that were victimized by this policy.
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB5464IntroCongressional Accountability Act Enhancement Act
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2019-12-17
To House Administration Committee
USHR744IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should amend its rules to require a sitting United States Senator actively seeking election to the Presidency of the United States to recuse himself or herself from the impeachment ...
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2019-12-05
To House Rules Committee
USHB5226IntroFunding Deadline Enforcement Act
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2019-11-21
To House Administration Committee
USHB5178IntroRAFT Act of 2019 Reforming America's Fiscal Toolkit Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
To House Rules Committee
USSR419IntroA resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings. This resolution authorizes a Senator, Senate officer, or Senate employee to (1) collect donations of...
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2019-11-13
Star Print ordered on the resolution.
USHR686IntroKnow Debt Resolution 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.
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2019-11-08
To House Administration Committee
USSR410IntroA resolution establishing a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program in the Senate. 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 ...
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2019-11-07
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
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