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USHR281IntroThis resolution requires the chair of a House committee to administer a specific oath to any witness appearing before the committee. Currently, a committee chair is only authorized to administer an oath.
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2021-03-26
To House Rules Committee
USSR131IntroA resolution condemning the Government of the People's Republic of China's treatment of the Uyghurs and other ethnic minorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) and calling for an investigation into the abuses and crimes committed in t...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB699IntroTo amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to provide complaint and burden of proof requirements for certain actions for breach of fiduciary duty.
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB592IntroTo amend title 28, United States Code, to expand the definition of "other institutions" for purposes of acquisition, preservation, and exchange of identification records and information, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB705IntroMakes it a crime for a physician to knowingly perform an abortion (1) without determining whether the fetus has a detectable heartbeat, (2) without informing the mother of the results, or (3) after determining that a fetus has a detectable heartbeat....
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB759IntroTo modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHCR23IntroThis concurrent resolution directs the Architect of the Capitol to preserve evidence of the attack on the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, including by preserving features that were damaged, so that visitors to the Capitol may view this evidence.
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2021-03-09
To House Administration Committee
USHB1280EngrossAddresses a wide range of policies and issues regarding policing practices and law enforcement accountability. It increases accountability for law enforcement misconduct, restricts the use of certain policing practices, enhances transparency and data...
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2021-03-09
Received in the Senate.
USHB546EngrossProhibits the Department of Justice from monitoring the contents of a privileged electronic communication between an incarcerated person and his or her legal representative.
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB529IntroProhibits immigration enforcement actions within 1,000 feet of a sensitive location unless there are exigent circumstances and written prior approval has been obtained from certain officials. Sensitive locations include health care facilities; school...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB536IntroMakes changes to immigration enforcement, including ending mandatory detention in certain cases. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) shall not enter into or extend any contract with any public or private for-profit entity to own or operate a fa...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR34IntroThis 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...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB176IntroImposes restrictions on the use of solitary confinement for inmates in federal custody. Among the restrictions, the bill prohibits placement in solitary confinement for nondisciplinary reasons; it limits the duration of such placement; and it provide...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB71IntroTo amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to aliens associated with criminal gangs, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB129IntroTo increase the evidentiary standard required to convict a person for a drug offense, to require screening of law enforcement officers or others acting under color of law participating in drug task forces, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB131IntroTo amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide for the humane treatment of youths who are in police custody, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1338IntroTo amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize a grant program to assist State and local law enforcement agencies in purchasing body-worn cameras and securely storing and maintaining recorded data for law enforcement off...
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2021-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB365IntroA bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to require a provider of a report to the CyberTipline related to online sexual exploitation of children to preserve the contents of such report for 180 days, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB382IntroEstablishes the Office of the Ombudsperson for Immigrant Children in Government Custody within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The office shall ensure that if government detention of an immigrant child is necessary, that child is h...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1238IntroTo establish the Office of the Ombudsperson for Immigrant Children in Government Custody, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1198IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to require a provider of a report to the CyberTipline related to online sexual exploitation of children to preserve the contents of such report for 180 days, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1178IntroTo establish the National Commission on Domestic Terrorism, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-18
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB1163IntroEstablishes requirements for federal law enforcement officers to wear body cameras and for federal law enforcement agencies to install video cameras in patrol cars.
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2021-02-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB996IntroTo establish a commission to make recommendations on the appropriate size of membership of the House of Representatives and the method by which Members are elected.
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2021-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR47IntroThis resolution establishes procedures for conducting the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. These procedures include (1) filing requirements and deadlines, (2) time allotments for arguments and presentations in support of and agains...
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2021-02-09
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB299IntroA bill to amend section 230 of the Communications Act of 1934 to reaffirm civil rights, victims' rights, and consumer protections.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB268IntroEstablishes whistleblower protections for government contractors and private sector workers who may witness waste, fraud, or abuse or be victims of misconduct with respect to a COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic-related program, proje...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB846IntroEstablishes whistleblower protections for government contractors and private sector workers who may witness waste, fraud, or abuse or be victims of misconduct with respect to a COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic-related program, proje...
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2021-02-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB225IntroA bill to reform the antitrust laws to better protect competition in the American economy, to amend the Clayton Act to modify the standard for an unlawful acquisition, to deter anticompetitive exclusionary conduct that harms competition and consumers...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB464IntroReorganizes nuclear forensics and attribution activities of the federal government. Specifically, the bill transfers nuclear forensics activities currently performed by the Department of Homeland Security to the National Nuclear Security Administrati...
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB531IntroRequires U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents and officers to wear body cameras when engaged in official operations. Such agents and officers shall turn on their cameras for the duration of eac...
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2021-01-28
To House Homeland Security Committee
USSB47IntroA bill to require software marketplace operators and owners of covered foreign software to provide consumers with a warning prior to the download of such software, to establish consumer data protections, and for other purposes.
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2021-01-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB410IntroTo establish the National Commission on the Insurrectionist Attack Upon the United States Capitol.
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2021-01-21
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB275IntroEstablishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on the Domestic Terrorist Attack Upon the United States Capitol. The commission shall (1) conduct an investigation of the relevant facts and circumstances relating to the attacks on the Ca...
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2021-01-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H154)
USHR8IntroThis resolution establishes the rules of the House of Representatives for the 117th Congress by adopting and modifying the House rules from the 116th Congress. Changes from the rules for the previous Congress include measures to facilitate the operat...
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2021-01-04
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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