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USHB2128IntroDue Process Restoration Act of 2017 This bill amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to specify that a person against whom the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) brings an administrative proceeding may compel the SEC to terminate the procee...
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2018-09-13
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 20.
USSB2836IntroPreventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018
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2018-09-13
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB6707IntroWestern Hemisphere Travel Initiative Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-09-05
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR604IntroA resolution to authorize document production by the Select Committee on Intelligence in United States v. Mariia Butina (D.D.C.).
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2018-08-01
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5559-5560; text: CR S5587)
USSB3336IntroDefending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act of 2018
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2018-08-01
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR501IntroA resolution recognizing threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in efforts of the Government of the United States to promote democracy and good governance.
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2018-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 545.
USHB6047IntroSALTS Act Synthetic Abuse and Labeling of Toxic Substances Act of 2018 This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to set forth factors that may be considered to determine whether a controlled substance analogue is intended for human consumption. ...
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2018-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB3263IntroHumane Treatment of Migrant Children Act
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2018-07-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5834IntroWitness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2018
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5807IntroSUD CARE Act Substance Use Disorder Coordination, Access, Recovery Enhancement Act of 2018
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB823IntroProtecting Data at the Border Act This bill prohibits a governmental entity from: (1) accessing the digital contents of electronic equipment belonging to, or in the possession of, a U.S. person (person) at the border without a valid warrant; or (2) d...
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2018-07-11
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management. Hearings held.
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.
USHB4760IntroSecuring America's Future Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise immigrant visa allocation provisions, including family-related visas. A nonimmigrant classification for parents of adult U.S. citizens is created. Th...
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2018-06-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6082EngrossOverdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to align federal privacy standards for substance use disorder (SUD) patient records more closely with standards under the Health Insurance Portability and Accou...
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2018-06-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB207IntroSALTS Act Synthetic Abuse and Labeling of Toxic Substances Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to set forth factors that may be considered as evidence to determine whether a controlled substance analogue is intended fo...
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2018-06-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 472.
USHB5795IntroOverdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 559.
USSR536IntroA resolution to authorize document production by the Select Committee on Intelligence.
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2018-06-06
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3265; text: CR S3038-3039)
USHR909IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the need for State legislatures to pass comprehensive sexual assault kit reforms by 2020.
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations 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,.
USSB2855IntroWitness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2018
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2018-05-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4EngrossFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 401.
USHR875IntroRecognizing threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in efforts of the Government of the United States to promote democracy and good governance.
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2018-05-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2770IntroAbuse of the Pardon Prevention Act
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2018-04-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3545IntroOverdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act
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2018-04-25
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USSB1390IntroSTRONGER Patents Act of 2017 Support Technology and Research for Our Nation's Growth and Economic Resilience Patents Act of 2017
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2018-04-18
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USHB5551IntroAbuse of the Pardon Prevention Act
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2018-04-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5533IntroSpecial Counsel Transparency Act of 2018 This bill establishes reporting requirements with respect to a special counsel appointed under Department of Justice (DOJ) regulations. Specifically, it establishes these requirements: a special counsel must r...
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2018-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR457IntroA resolution to authorize testimony and representation in Kuwait & Gulf Link Transport Co., et al. v. John Doe, et al. (Ct. of Common Pleas, Cumberland County, Pa.).
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2018-04-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2079; text: CR S2076)
USSB1870IntroSURVIVE Act Securing Urgent Resources Vital to Indian Victim Empowerment Act This bill amends the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to require the Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime to make grants to Indian tribes for programs and service...
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2018-04-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 368.
USHB5164IntroUrban Progress Act of 2018
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2018-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2621IntroProtecting America's Workers Act
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2018-03-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5065IntroProtecting Our Communities from Gang Violence Act of 2018
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2018-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB2468IntroFair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2018
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2018-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2458IntroTerrorist Firearms Prevention Act
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2018-02-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2462IntroA bill to place restrictions on searches and seizures of electronic devices at the border.
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2018-02-27
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5034IntroInternational Violence Against Women Act of 2018
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2018-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1876IntroGood Samaritan Health Professionals Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to shield a health care professional from liability under federal or state law for harm caused by any act or omission if: (1) the professional is serving a...
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2018-02-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2060IntroBurma Human Rights and Freedom Act of 2018
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 307.
USHB3851EngrossWar Crimes Rewards Expansion Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize the Department of State to offer awards under its war crimes rewards program for the arrest or conviction in any country of a f...
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2018-02-08
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4508IntroPROSPER Act Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform Act
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2018-02-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 413.
USHB4996IntroProtecting Our Communities from Gang Violence Act of 2018
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2018-02-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4963IntroAmy, Vicky, and Andy Child Pornography Victim Assistance Act of 2018
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2018-02-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2380IntroCriminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to make an alien: (1) inadmissible if a consular officer, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), or the Department of Justice (DOJ) knows or has reason to...
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2018-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2152EngrossAmy, Vicky, and Andy Child Pornography Victim Assistance Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the federal criminal code to modify procedures for determining the amount of mandatory restitution in child pornography cases. If a defendant is convicted ...
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2018-01-25
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSR379IntroA resolution to authorize the production of records by the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Authorizes the Chairman and Ranking Minority Member of the Permanent Subcommittee on I...
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2018-01-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S475; text: CR S470)
USHB4608IntroSURVIVE Act Securing Urgent Resources Vital to Indian Victim Empowerment Act This bill amends the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to require the Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime to make grants to Indian tribes for programs and service...
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2018-01-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR704IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the courageous work and life of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, and calling for a swift and transparent investigation into his tragic death in Buenos Aires on January 18, 2015. Offer...
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2018-01-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB419PassPublic Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to revise requirements for the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) program. (The PSOB program provides death...
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2018-01-17
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB1766PassSAFER Act of 2017 Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act of 2004 to require the Department of Justice (DOJ), in providing information about the role of forensic nurses to ce...
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2018-01-08
Became Public Law No: 115-107. (TXT | PDF)
USSR150IntroA resolution recognizing threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in efforts of the United States Government to promote democracy and good governance. Welcomes the celebration ...
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2017-12-20
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8154)
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