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USSB2152EnrollAmy, Vicky, and Andy Child Pornography Victim Assistance Act of 2018 (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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2018-12-07
Signed by President.
USHB390EnrollIraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 (Sec. 4) This bill states that is U.S. policy to ensure that humanitarian, stabilization, and recovery assistance for nationals and residents of Iraq or Syria, and of communities...
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2018-11-29
Presented to President.
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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2018-11-28
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7194)
USHB7028IntroDHS Body-Worn Camera Act of 2018
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2018-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB7068IntroEnd Catch and Release Act
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2018-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB3597IntroProtecting Child Trafficking Victim Witnesses Act
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2018-10-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB302PassSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USSB1862IntroTrafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to modify: (1) the criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human tr...
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2018-10-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 623.
USHB1677EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017 This bill declares that it is U.S. policy to use all diplomatic and economic means to compel the government of Bashar al-Assad to halt the slaughter of the Syrian people and work toward a democratic govern...
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2018-10-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 620.
USSB2515EngrossPROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act Practical Reforms and Other Goals To Reinforce the Effectiveness of Self-Governance and Self-Determination for Indian Tribes Act of 2018
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2018-10-03
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USSB3540IntroCentral America Reform and Enforcement Act
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2018-10-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3538IntroDHS Body-Worn Camera Act of 2018
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2018-10-02
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1311EngrossAbolish Human Trafficking Act of 2017 This bill sets forth a variety of measures to address the prevention and punishment of human trafficking and to assist trafficking victims. Included among these are provisions concerning: restitution for victims;...
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2018-10-01
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB3945IntroCASE Act of 2017 Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2017
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2018-09-27
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB1272IntroCold Case Record Collections Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) to establish a collection of cold case records about unsolved criminal civil rights cases that government offices must: (1) publicly d...
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2018-09-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHCR72EngrossExpressing the sense of Congress that child safety is the first priority of custody and visitation adjudications, and that State courts should improve adjudications of custody where family violence is alleged. Expresses the sense of Congress that: ch...
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2018-09-26
Received in the Senate.
USHB6545IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
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.). Authorizes the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, acting jointly, to provide to ...
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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
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. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 115-365.
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
USSB3112IntroDignity for Detained Immigrants Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish detention standards for each facility at which aliens in DHS custody are detained. Such standards shall provide for at least the leve...
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2018-06-21
To Senate Judiciary 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.). Authorizes (1) Richard Goldberg to testify in the case of Kuwait & Gulf Link Transpo...
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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 This bill amends the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSHA) to increase the scope of the Act by applying its coverage to federal, state, and local government employees or individuals performing work for suc...
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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
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