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USHR741IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes, and providing for cons...
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2019-12-05
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR744IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should amend its rules to require a sitting United States Senator actively seeking election to the Presidency of the United States to recuse himself or herself from the impeachment ...
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2019-12-05
To House Rules Committee
USHR739IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 2534) to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit certain securities trading and related communications by those who possess material, nonpublic information, and relating to consideration of ...
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2019-12-04
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR446IntroA resolution authorizing the printing of tributes and other related materials in honor of the late Senator Janet Kay Hagan.
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2019-12-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6861; text: CR S6860)
USHR736IntroStand For Something Resolution
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2019-12-03
To House Rules Committee
USSB1643IntroForest Management for Rural Stability Act
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2019-11-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USHR725IntroElecting a certain Member to a certain standing committee of the House of Representatives.
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2019-11-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5226IntroFunding Deadline Enforcement Act
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2019-11-21
To House Administration Committee
USHR713IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 1309) to direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard that requires covered employers within the health care and social service industries to develop and implement a c...
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2019-11-20
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR708IntroProviding for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.B. 3055) making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes. Sets f...
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2019-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR712IntroElecting Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives and ranking Members on certain standing committees of the House of Representatives.
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2019-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR428IntroA resolution authorizing the taking of pictures and filming in the Chamber of the Senate for use by the Capitol Visitor Center.
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2019-11-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6629; text: CR S6627)
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-11-18
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR661IntroAuthorizing the Office of General Counsel of the House of Representatives to retain private counsel, either for pay or pro bono, in support of the ongoing inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its ...
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2019-11-14
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 695, H. Res. 661 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H8845; text: CR H8845)
USHR695IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4863) to promote the competitiveness of the United States, to reform and reauthorize the United States Export Finance Agency, and for other purposes; and for other purposes. Sets forth the rule for consid...
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2019-11-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR693IntroAuthorizing the Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Director of the Office of the Whistleblower Ombudsman to each appoint and fix the pay of employees of their respective Offices.
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2019-11-14
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 695, H. Res. 693 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H8845; text: CR H8845)
USSR426IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that Members of Congress should substitute teach at least 1 day per year in a public school to gain firsthand knowledge on how to address the prevailing challenges facing educators and how to remove obs...
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2019-11-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR696IntroEstablishing the Elijah E. Cummings Room.
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2019-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSR419IntroA resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings.
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2019-11-13
Star Print ordered on the resolution.
USHR686IntroKnow Debt Resolution This resolution directs the Clerk of the House of Representatives to place a real-time display of the gross national debt in the main hearing rooms of the House Appropriations Committee and the House Budget Committee.
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2019-11-08
To House Administration Committee
USSR410IntroA resolution establishing a McCain-Mansfield Fellowship Program in the Senate.
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2019-11-07
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR660IntroDirecting certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representatives inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its Constitutional power to impeach Dona...
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2019-10-31
UNANIMOUS CONSENT REQUEST - Ms. Scanlon asked unanimous consent that Mr. Cole of Oklahoma be permitted to insert the text of the amendment he would have offered had the House rejected the previous question on H. Res. 660, along with extraneous material, into the Record immediately prior to the vote on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 660. Agreed to without objection.
USHR668IntroProviding for consideration of the resolution (H.Res. 660) directing certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representatives inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Represent...
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2019-10-31
To House Rules Committee
USSR390IntroA resolution honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Senator Kay Hagan. This resolution declares that (1) the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Kay Hagan, former Member of t...
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2019-10-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: S6307; text: CR S6305-6306)
USHR667IntroProviding for bipartisan subpoena authority during the 116th Congress.
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2019-10-30
To House Rules Committee
USHR107IntroSFC Sean Cooley and SPC Christopher Horton Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Program Act This resolution establishes in the House of Representatives the Congressional Gold Star Fellowship Program under which an eligible individual may serve a...
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2019-10-29
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHR655IntroProviding for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 296) affirming the United States record on the Armenian Genocide. This resolution sets forth the rule for consideration of H.Res. 296 (affirming the United States record on the Armenian Genocide)...
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2019-10-29
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR656IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 823) to provide for the designation of certain wilderness areas, recreation management areas, and conservation areas in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bi...
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2019-10-29
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB439IntroEnd Plush Retirements Act
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2019-10-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 274.
USHR657IntroLEAC Transcripts Resolution (Let Everyone Access a Copy of Transcripts Resolution)
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2019-10-28
To House Rules Committee
USSR384IntroA resolution to authorize testimony in United States v. Margaret Murphy. This resolution authorizes Jason Covey, an employee of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, to testify in the case of United States v. Margaret Murphy, except concerning matte...
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2019-10-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6177; text: CR S6162)
USSR378IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the House of Representatives should, consistent with long-standing practice and precedent, prior to proceeding any further with its impeachment investigation into President Donald J. Trump, vote to...
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2019-10-24
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHR650IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4617) to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to clarify the obligation to report acts of foreign election influence and require implementation of compliance and reporting systems by Federal ca...
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2019-10-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR646IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 2513) to ensure that persons who form corporations or limited liability companies in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations or limited liability companies, in order to prev...
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2019-10-22
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR647IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-10-21
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 218 - 185 (Roll no. 568).
USSCR27EngrossA concurrent resolution providing for the use of the catafalque situated in the Exhibition Hall of the Capitol Visitor Center in connection with memorial services to be conducted in the House wing of the Capitol for the Honorable Elijah E. Cummings, ...
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2019-10-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR368IntroA resolution to authorize the production of records by the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. This resolution authorizes the chairman and ranking minority member of the Permanent S...
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2019-10-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5927; consideration: CR S5927; text: CR S5926)
USHR639IntroOpen and Transparent Impeachment Investigation Resolution
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2019-10-18
To House Rules Committee
USHR635IntroExpressing the profound sorrow of the House of Representatives on the death of the Honorable Elijah E. Cummings.
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2019-10-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR633IntroRequiring that all impeachment inquiry related hearings, witness interviews and communications, document productions and examinations, proceedings, and other related work shall be done in an open setting and in public view. This resolution (1) disapp...
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2019-10-16
To House Rules Committee
USHR629IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 1815) to require the Securities and Exchange Commission, when developing rules and regulations about disclosures to retail investors, to conduct investor testing, including a survey and interviews of reta...
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2019-10-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSR359IntroA resolution authorizing the use of the atrium in the Philip A. Hart Senate Office Building for the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, a semiannual event for the Drug Enforcement Administration. This resolution authorizes the use of the atrium...
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2019-10-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5853; text: CR S5851)
USHR634IntroProviding for the consideration of the bill (S. 820) to strengthen programs authorized under the Debbie Smith Act of 2004. This resolution sets forth the rule for consideration of S. 820 (Debbie Smith Act of 2019).
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2019-10-16
To House Rules Committee
USHR630IntroCondemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-10-15
To House Ethics Committee
USHR620IntroIn the Matter of Nancy Pelosi. This resolution expels Representative Nancy Pelosi from the House of Representatives and declares the Office of the Speaker to be vacant.
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2019-10-08
To House Ethics Committee
USHR604IntroCondemning and censuring Adam Schiff, Representative of California's 28th Congressional District. This resolution censures and condemns Representative Adam Schiff of California for certain misleading conduct.
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2019-09-27
To House Ethics Committee
USHR603IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. This resolution disapproves the actions of the Speaker of the House, Representative Nancy Pelosi, to initiate an impeachment inquiry against President Trump without any debate or vote by the full Hou...
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2019-09-27
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by recorded vote: 222 - 184 (Roll no. 555).
USHR591IntroProviding for consideration of the joint resolution (S.J. Res. 54) relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019. Sets forth the rule for consideration of the joint resolution (S.J. Res. 54) relating to a national em...
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2019-09-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB2581IntroLegislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the legislative branch, including the Senate and Joint Items such as the Joint Economic Committee, the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies of 2...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 228.
USHR596IntroElecting Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives. This resolution elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Education and Labor; (2) Financial Services; (3) Homeland Security; (4) Science, Space, a...
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2019-09-26
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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