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USHB7691PassProvides $40.1 billion in FY2022 emergency supplemental appropriations for activities to respond to Russia's invasion of Ukraine. The bill provides appropriations to several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of Justice, the D...
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2022-05-21
Became Public Law No: 117-128.
USSB407Intro
25%
Establishes the service of Air America employees as qualifying service for purposes of the Civil Service Retirement System. (Air America was a government-owned airline that provided air transport for certain covert operations in Southeast Asia, inclu...
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2022-05-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 370.
USHB5706Engross
50%
Establishes formal sexual assault and harassment policies for the transportation industry. Among other things, the bill requires certain passenger transportation carriers, including passenger airlines and vessels, buses, commuter and intercity passen...
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2022-05-16
Star Print ordered on the bill.
USHB521Intro
25%
Allows disabled federal first responders (e.g., law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, and firefighters) to continue receiving federal retirement benefits in the same manner as though they had not been disabled. Under curre...
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2022-05-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB2201Engross
50%
Requires the Federal Acquisition Institute to develop a training program for officials with supply chain risk management responsibilities at federal agencies (defined to include the legislative and judicial branches, as well as the executive branch, ...
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2022-05-10
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB4134Intro
25%
Requires the President to report to Congress on atrocities committed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine since February 24, 2022. Specifically, the report must describe in detail (1) U.S. government efforts to collect, analyze, and preserve evidence ...
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2022-05-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7314Engross
50%
Requires the Department of State to periodically report to Congress on whether and how China's government, the Chinese Communist Party, or any other Chinese entity has provided support for Russia's invasion of Ukraine. The report must address specifi...
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2022-04-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7468Intro
25%
To direct the Director of National Intelligence to submit to Congress a report on the effects of increased production and consumption of alternative proteins on the long-term national security interests of the United States.
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2022-04-07
To House Intelligence Committee
USHB7276Engross
50%
Requires the President to report to Congress on atrocities committed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine since February 24, 2022. Specifically, the report must describe in detail (1) U.S. government efforts to collect, analyze, and preserve evidence ...
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2022-04-07
[Hearing: May 26 @ 11:00 am]
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5633Engross
50%
Addresses reports conducted by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Specifically, the bill requires the OIG to submit to Congress any report finalized on or after 30 days after the enactment of this bill...
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2022-04-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7338Intro
25%
To require congressional notification prior to payments of Department of State rewards using cryptocurrencies, authorize the appointment of a Director of Digital Currency Security in the Office of Economic Sanctions Policy and Implementation of the D...
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2022-04-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB816Intro
25%
Makes changes to procedures for investigating serious security incidents related to a U.S. government mission abroad. A serious security incident involves (1) the loss of life, serious injury, or significant destruction of U.S. government property ab...
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2022-04-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.
USHB7325Intro
25%
To direct the Attorney General to prepare a report on the Department of Justice activities related to countering Chinese national security threats, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-31
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1011Intro
25%
Recognizing the erroneous and misleading allegations in the October 19, 2020, "Public Statement on the Hunter Biden Emails" signed by 51 former intelligence officials.
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2022-03-29
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103.
USHB7069Intro
25%
Temporarily establishes the National Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the legislative branch to investigate the facts and circumstances regarding the emergence of, spread of, and response to COVID-19. The commission terminates 90 days after it ...
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2022-03-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3723Intro
25%
A bill to impose sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation in response to the invasion of Ukraine, to confiscate assets of the Russian Federation and remit those assets to the legitimate Government of Ukraine, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-02
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 293.
USHB4350Engross
50%
Authorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides multiyear procurement authority for certain helicopters and destroyers; imposes various cost and operational ...
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2022-03-01
Returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 144.
USHJR73Intro
25%
Formally apologizing for the nuclear legacy of the United States in the Republic of the Marshall Islands and affirming the importance of free association between the Government of the United States and the Government of the Marshall Islands.
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2022-03-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSJR40Intro
25%
A joint resolution formally apologizing for the nuclear legacy of the United States in the Republic of the Marshall Islands and affirming the importance of the free association between the Government of the United States and the Government of the Mar...
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2022-03-01
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHR947Intro
25%
Supporting an independent and democratic Ukraine.
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2022-02-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6777Intro
25%
To establish the policy of the United States with respect to supporting an insurgency in Ukraine in the event of an invasion of Ukraine by Russia, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-18
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR928Intro
25%
Requesting the President, and directing the Secretary of Homeland Security, to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of all documents in their possession referring or relating to certain aspects of border policies of the United States.
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2022-02-15
To House Homeland Security Committee
USSB3652Intro
25%
A bill to counter the aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine and Eastern European allies, to expedite security assistance to Ukraine to bolster Ukraine's defense capabilities, and to impose sanctions relating to the actions of the Russi...
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2022-02-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6742Intro
25%
To counter the aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine and Eastern European allies, to expedite security assistance to Ukraine, to bolster its defense capabilities and those of allies and partners in the region, to impose sanctions relat...
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2022-02-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3640Intro
25%
Imposes sanctions on individuals and entities in Belarus that provide support to acts of military aggression by Russia's government that violate Ukraine's sovereignty or territorial integrity. The Department of State must periodically report to Congr...
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2022-02-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6637Intro
25%
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-09
To House Oversight, Management, and Accountability Committee
USHB6470Intro
25%
Authorizes security assistance for Ukraine, requires sanctions against Russia if it escalates hostilities in or against Ukraine, and addresses related issues. The bill (1) authorizes the Department of Defense to use various authorities to provide and...
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2022-01-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6452Intro
25%
To require the Director of National Intelligence to produce a National Intelligence Estimate on escalation and de-escalation of gray zone activities in great power competition, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-20
To House Intelligence Committee
USSB3488Intro
25%
Authorizes security assistance for Ukraine, requires sanctions against Russia if it escalates hostilities in or against Ukraine, and addresses related issues. The bill (1) authorizes the Department of Defense to use various authorities to provide and...
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2022-01-18
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 251.
USSB3436Intro
25%
Requires the President to impose sanctions related to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline and addresses related issues. (Nord Stream 2 is a pipeline that would increase Russia's natural gas export capacity directly to Germany.) Specifically, the President mus...
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2022-01-13
Under the order of 12/18/21, not having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, failed of passage in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 44. Record Vote Number: 8.
USSB3513Intro
25%
Imposes sanctions pertaining to Russia and addresses related issues. The President must impose property-blocking sanctions with respect to Nord Stream 2 AG, the entity that operates the Nord Stream 2 pipeline designed to carry natural gas exports fro...
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2022-01-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB6367Intro
25%
Provides support for Ukraine and imposes sanctions related to Nord Stream 2, the pipeline constructed to increase exports of natural gas from Russia. The Department of State must periodically report to Congress a determination as to whether Russia's ...
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2022-01-10
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6348Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense to report on the national security implications associated with climate change and strategies and approaches for responding to climate change. The report must be submitted in an unclassified form, but may contain a ...
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2021-12-27
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6343Intro
25%
Establishes procedures, sets forth penalties, and allows for injunctive relief related to a determination that a financial institution or type of account is of primary money laundering concern in connection with Russian illicit finance. The bill also...
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2021-12-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1790Intro
25%
Requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to establish rules stating that it will no longer review or approve any authorization application for equipment that is on the list of covered communications equipment or services. (Listed communic...
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2021-12-17
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 214.
USSB3414Intro
25%
Requires the Government Accountability Office to study and report to Congress about policies and past actions of the National Institutes of Health related to enhancing potential pandemic pathogens and similar research that could result in unintended ...
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2021-12-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3407Intro
25%
Provides support for Ukraine and imposes sanctions related to Nord Stream 2, the pipeline constructed to increase exports of natural gas from Russia. If Russia or any of its proxies militarily advance into Ukraine's territory or airspace beyond the a...
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2021-12-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5314Engross
50%
Addresses issues involving (1) abuses of presidential power; (2) checks and balances, accountability, and transparency; and (3) election integrity and security. Specifically, regarding abuses of presidential power, the bill requires the Department of...
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2021-12-13
Received in the Senate.
USHB5975Intro
25%
Establishes various requirements to ensure that the security camera, radio, and public address systems used by the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) have the capabilities necessary to (1) ensure the health and safety of staff and inmates; and (2) ensure the do...
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2021-11-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3919PassRequires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to establish rules stating that it will no longer review or approve any authorization application for equipment that is on the list of covered communications equipment or services. (Listed communic...
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2021-11-11
Became Public Law No: 117-55. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1064PassEstablishes measures to monitor, report on, and address corruption and human rights abuses in Nicaragua. Specifically, the bill directs U.S. leadership at international financial institutions to advocate for increased oversight with respect to any lo...
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2021-11-10
Became Public Law No: 117-54. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3001Intro
25%
Requires actions related to human rights in Vietnam and addresses related issues. The Department of State must assist eligible individuals and entities working to secure the release of political and religious prisoners in Vietnam. The Office of Inter...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB3203Intro
25%
Temporarily establishes the National Commission on the COVID-19 Pandemic in the legislative branch to investigate the facts and circumstances regarding the emergence of, spread of, and response to COVID-19. The commission terminates 90 days after it ...
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2021-11-04
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1104Intro
25%
Revises reporting and strategy requirements related to recovery and assistance efforts for Haiti. Specifically, the bill repeals existing reporting and strategy requirements related to earthquake recovery and economic assistance for Haiti. Further, t...
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2021-10-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.
USSB2129Intro
25%
Authorizes sanctions related to censorship in North Korea and addresses related issues. The President may impose property-blocking sanctions on foreign individuals and entities responsible for implementing or facilitating North Korea's censorship law...
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2021-10-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 159.
USHB5412Intro
25%
Authorizes various intelligence-related activities for FY2022 and addresses related issues. For example, the bill authorizes the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to support activities related to personnel recruitment and retenti...
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2021-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 114.
USHB5709Intro
25%
Requires reports concerning the situation in Afghanistan and other specified countries. The National Intelligence Council within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) must submit to Congress a National Intelligence Estimate (a ty...
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2021-10-25
To House Intelligence Committee
USSB2899Engross
50%
Establishes various requirements to ensure that the security camera, radio, and public address systems used by the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) have the capabilities necessary to (1) ensure the health and safety of staff and inmates; and (2) ensure the do...
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2021-10-21
Held at the desk.
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