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USHB2429EngrossRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish policies and procedures related to the accountability and staffing of its police force. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to publish specified summaries, statistics, and contact infor...
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2021-06-16
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1502EngrossSets forth requirements related to peer support counseling programs. A peer support counseling program is a program provided by a law enforcement agency that provides counseling services from a peer support specialist to a law enforcement officer of ...
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2021-06-11
Held at the desk.
USSB921EngrossA bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to further protect officers and employees of the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-01
Held at the desk.
USHB3233EngrossEstablishes 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...
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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)
USHR438IntroThird Reconstruction: Fully addressing poverty and low wages from the bottom up.
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3237EngrossProvides $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...
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2021-05-24
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 63.
USSB937PassRequires a designated officer or employee of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to facilitate the expedited review of hate crimes and reports of hate crimes. DOJ must issue guidance for state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies on establishing o...
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2021-05-20
Became Public Law No: 117-13. (TXT | PDF)
USHR215IntroThis resolution recognizes the forthcoming centennial of the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921. The resolution acknowledges the historical significance of this event as one of the largest single instances of state-sanctioned violence against Black people i...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1489IntroMakes an employer of a law enforcement officer acting under color of law vicariously liable, in the same manner and to the same extent as a private employer is liable for the negligent acts of its employees, for that officer's acts or omissions commi...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1567IntroSpecifies that certain active and retired law enforcement officers who are authorized to carry concealed firearms are not subject to the federal prohibition on possessing (or discharging) a firearm in a school zone.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR226IntroRecognizing that the United States has a moral obligation to meet its foundational promise of guaranteed justice for all.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1481IntroTo require Federal, State, and local law enforcement agencies to report information related to allegations of misconduct of law enforcement officers to the Attorney General, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1642IntroTo direct the Attorney General to prioritize the investigation and prosecution of Federal firearms offenses, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSR222IntroA resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2021-05-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2743; text: CR S2578)
USHB1690IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to make the murder of a Federal, State, or local law enforcement officer a crime punishable by life in prison or death.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1570IntroRequires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to take specified steps to address accreditation standards, management operations, and misconduct of law enforcement. Specifically, it requires DOJ to develop uniform accreditation standards for law enforcemen...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2795IntroTo amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance the Blue Campaign of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB1883IntroTemporarily bars noncitizens from entering the United States and addresses related issues. During the four-year period starting from this bill's enactment, any alien who unlawfully enters the United States at a port of entry without proof of citizens...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2003IntroTo enact into law certain executive orders related to immigration and border security, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1952IntroTo provide for the establishment of a national standard for incorporating a passive identification ability into all firearms sold in the United States, and to require the reporting of lost or stolen firearms to the appropriate law enforcement authori...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB768EngrossCreates additional requirements for drug manufacturers and distributors who discover a suspicious order for controlled substances. In addition to reporting the suspicious order to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), a manufacturer or distribut...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR215IntroA resolution designating the week of May 9 through May 15, 2021, as "National Police Week".
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2021-05-13
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2531; text: CR S2528-2529)
USSB1618IntroModifies the requirements for calculating taxable income to allow first responders to exclude from gross income certain service-connected disability payments received as part of a pension or annuity after reaching the age of retirement. The bill appl...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR386IntroExpressing support for recognizing "National Police Week".
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2021-05-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR387IntroThis resolution offers sincere gratitude and appreciation for the nation's law enforcement officers. It also recognizes the sacrifices of law enforcement offers and rejects efforts to defund and dismantle law enforcement agencies.
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2021-05-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR203IntroThis resolution condemns the attack that led to the loss of eight lives in Indianapolis, Indiana, on April 15, 2021. It honors the memory of the victims who were killed. It expresses hope for the recovery of the individuals who were injured.
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2021-05-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 4/29/2021 CR S2370)
USHB903IntroModifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-05-04
Committee Hearings Held.
USHR366IntroThis resolution promotes increased public awareness of motorcyclist profiling. The resolution also encourages the motorcyclist community and law enforcement to collaborate and communicate on efforts to end motorcyclist profiling.
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2021-04-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1457IntroA bill to establish programs to address addiction and overdoses caused by illicit fentanyl and other opioids, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1072IntroRequires the Bureau of Prisons, the U.S. Marshal Service, and state and local correctional facilities to publish on their websites and report to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention certain data on COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1034IntroRequires the Department of Justice to issue guidance to law enforcement agencies on model practices for addressing domestic violence and protecting the safety of law enforcement officers during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public hea...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1031IntroTo require the Attorney General to prepare and release an intelligence assessment on white supremacy in law enforcement, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1159IntroRequires a state or local government that receives funding under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program to train law enforcement officers on de-escalation techniques and require law enforcement to use such techniques. The De...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR169IntroThis resolution expresses appreciation to the officers of the U.S. Capitol Police, the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia, and other law enforcement personnel for their service in responding to the assault on the U.S. Capitol ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1336IntroEstablishes a framework to require law enforcement agencies to collect data on the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers. Specifically, it requires federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to collect, compile, and submit to the De...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1337IntroAuthorizes the Department of Justice to award grants to states that (1) require law enforcement officers to be trained on diversity and sensitivity, and (2) require an independent prosecutor to be appointed to investigate and prosecute an alleged off...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1338IntroAuthorizes the Bureau of Justice Assistance within the Department of Justice to make grants for states, local governments, and Indian tribes to purchase or lease body-worn cameras for use by law enforcement officers and to implement body-worn camera ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1177IntroEstablishes a path to citizenship for certain undocumented individuals. The bill also replaces the term alien with noncitizen in the immigration statutes and addresses other related issues. Specifically, the bill establishes a new status of lawful pr...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1368IntroCreates a grant program for states and local governments to train and dispatch mental health professionals to respond, instead of law enforcement officers, to emergencies that involve people with behavioral health needs. The Substance Abuse and Menta...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1470IntroEliminates the defense of qualified immunity in civil actions for deprivation of rights. Qualified immunity is a judicially created doctrine that protects government employees or those acting with state authority from being held personally liable for...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1210IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to improve the Law Enforcement Officer Safety Act and provisions relating to the carrying of concealed weapons by law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB1347IntroModifies the criminal civil rights statute that prohibits the deprivation of rights under color of law. Currently, the second prong of the prohibition bars the application of different punishments, pains, or penalties based on an individual's alien s...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR141IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress must completely and unequivocally condemn violence, lawlessness, and rioting from all individuals and groups, regardless of ideology or political affiliation.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR358IntroThis resolution expresses support for National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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2021-04-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR356IntroThis resolution condemns police brutality around the world.
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2021-04-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR352IntroThis resolution recognizes and appreciates the dedication and devotion demonstrated by the men and women of law enforcement. It also condemns calls to defund, disband, dismantle, or abolish the police.
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2021-04-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB994IntroTo prohibit the use of for-profit facilities and detention centers, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2716IntroTo suspend certain United States assistance for the Government of Honduras until corruption, impunity, and human rights violations are no longer systemic, and the perpetrators of these crimes are being brought to justice.
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2021-04-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR334IntroThis resolution honors and recognizes the integrity and professionalism of the New Jersey State Police throughout 100 years of service and dedication to the citizens of New Jersey.
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2021-04-20
To House Judiciary Committee
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