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USHB5055Intro
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Requires the Department of the Treasury to oppose any International Monetary Fund recognition of Afghanistan if the Taliban controls Afghanistan's government. The President may temporarily waive this requirement if (1) the Taliban-controlled governme...
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2021-08-20
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3850Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to periodically report to Congress on the conditions of women and girls in Afghan civil society following the departure of U.S. and NATO forces. The reports shall also assess the status of assurances made by the Talib...
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation
USSB2297Intro
25%
A bill to improve global health, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
USHR547Intro
25%
Calling for the continued support of Afghan women and girls after the drawdown of American troops.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4373Engross
50%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Department for Administration of Foreign Affairs, International Organizations, and International Commi...
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2021-07-29
Received in the Senate.
USHB4736Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to provide priority refugee status to eligible habitual residents of Afghanistan. To be eligible for such priority status, a habitual resident of Afghanistan must also be a national of Afghanistan or stateless. Such a...
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2021-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2471Engross
50%
To measure the progress of post-disaster recovery and efforts to address corruption, governance, rule of law, and media freedoms in Haiti.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2276Intro
25%
A bill to support empowerment, economic security, and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4134Intro
25%
To support empowerment, economic security, and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4147Intro
25%
Provides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Billie Jean King in recognition of her courageous and groundbreaking leadership advancing equal rights for women and the LGBTQ community in athletics, education, and our society.
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2021-06-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4163Intro
25%
Addresses pay equity for amateur athletes and other personnel. It permits a national governing body of an amateur sports organization eligible to be recognized, or to continue to be recognized, only if it provides equal investment, promotional suppor...
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2021-06-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2288Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Ted Stevens Olympic and Amateur Sports Act to provide pay equity for amateur athletes and other personnel, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3938Intro
25%
Authorizes annual contributions to support the core functions and programs of the United Nations Population Fund for the five fiscal years following the bill's enactment.
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2021-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1978Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of funds for the 2026 World Cup until the U.S. Soccer Federation agrees to provide equitable pay to the members of the U.S. Women's National Team and the U.S. Men's National Team.
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2021-06-08
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR229Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the Senate's condolences to the people of Afghanistan and the Hazara, an ethnic minority community in Afghanistan. The resolution also condemns all forms of violence against women and girls in Afghanistan and supports U.S. a...
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2021-06-07
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3963; text: 5/24/2021 CR S3337)
USHB3576Intro
25%
To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require a section on reproductive rights in the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1950Intro
25%
A bill to impose strict conditions on the lifting of sanctions imposed with respect to the Islamic Republic of Iran.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1864Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require a section on reproductive rights in the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-26
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHJR31Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment declaring that equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any state on account of sex. The resolution specifies that nothing in this constitutiona...
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2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR411Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the crisis of violence against Native women.
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2021-05-18
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB1642Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to periodically report to Congress on the conditions of women and girls in Afghan civil society following the departure of U.S. and NATO forces. The reports shall also assess the status of assurances made by the Talib...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR319Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the immediate release of all Boko Haram captives, specifically the remaining Chibok schoolgirls and Leah Sharibu. The resolution also urges both Nigeria and the United States to take certain actions to address the abduction ...
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2021-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights
USHJR28Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment declaring that women shall have equal rights in the United States and every place subject to its jurisdiction. The amendment prohibits the United States or any state from denying or abridging ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1464Intro
25%
Imposes visa-blocking sanctions on specified foreign persons determined to have played a role in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, and it requires the Department of State to report on incidents of arbitrary detention, violence, and state-sanctioned har...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR332Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-04-21
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB2716Intro
25%
To 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
USSR166Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1201Intro
25%
A bill to restore the United States international leadership on climate change and clean energy, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1104Intro
25%
A bill to measure the progress of post-disaster recovery and efforts to address corruption, governance, rule of law, and media freedoms in Haiti.
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2021-04-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB116Intro
25%
Requires that activities carried out by the United States in South Sudan relating to governance, post-conflict reconstruction and development, police and military training, or refugee relief and assistance support the human rights of women and their ...
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights
USHR284Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes that all men and women are created equal and honors the contributions of women that have led to a more equal society. The resolution also reaffirms the commitment to pursuing policies that achieve political and social equal...
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2021-03-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR276Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the successes and contributions of Latinas in the United States and recognizes the changes still to be made to ensure that Latinas can realize their full potential as equal members of society.
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2021-03-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR282Intro
25%
This resolution commemorates the life of labor pioneer Kate Mullany, who fought for safe working conditions and reasonable wages.
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2021-03-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR245Intro
25%
This resolution declares that decreasing the spread of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in Africa is in the national interest of the United States, commends the work of Africa's frontline health workers, and calls on the United States and th...
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2021-03-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute.
USSR142Intro
25%
This resolution welcomes Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga to the United States. It also reaffirms the importance of the U.S.-Japan alliance for maintaining peace and stability and fostering a free and open Indo-Pacific region and beyond.
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2021-03-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR135Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the successes and contributions of Latinas in the United States and recognizes the changes still to be made to ensure that Latinas can realize their full potential as equal members of society.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHJR17Engross
50%
This joint resolution eliminates the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, which prohibits discrimination based on sex. The amendment was proposed to the states in House Joint Resolution 208 of the 92nd Congress, as agreed to i...
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2021-03-23
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 12.
USSR125Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the successes of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women and the contributions they have made in the United States. The resolution also recognizes the importance of supporting equity, providing safety, and...
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2021-03-23
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1717; text: 3/18/2021 CR S1654-1655)
USSR123Intro
25%
This resolution designates March 2021 as National Women's History Month. The resolution also recognizes the celebration of such month as a time to reflect on the contributions that women have made to the United States.
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2021-03-23
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1717; text: 3/18/2021 CR S1653)
USSB867Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue $5 gold coins, $1 silver coins, half-dollar clad coins, and proof silver $1 coins in recognition and celebration of the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York. All minted coins...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR232Intro
25%
Requiring an affirmative vote of a majority of the Members present and voting, a quorum being present, on final passage of House Joint Resolution 17.
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2021-03-16
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 233, H. Res. 232 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H1407; text: CR H1407)
USHR228Intro
25%
This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month and recognizes the women and organizations that continue to promote the teaching of women's history.
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2021-03-11
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB697Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the legacy of Harriet Tubman as an abolitionist. The Secretary may issue coins under this bill on...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1842Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the legacy of Harriet Tubman as an abolitionist. The Secretary may issue coins under this bill on...
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2021-03-11
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR100Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for International Women's Day and recognition that women's empowerment is inextricably linked to generating economic growth and self-reliance, sustainable peace and democracy, and inclusive security. The resolution a...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB634Intro
25%
Directs the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to jointly report to Congress a strategy to strengthen the participation of adolescents, particularly girls, in democracy, human rights, and governance. The Sta...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR196Intro
25%
This resolution supports the goals of a feminist foreign policy (i.e., a foreign policy that requires analysis of and challenges to power structures and inequalities that are based on systems of discrimination), and it supports the adoption of polici...
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2021-03-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR192Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for international women's rights and urges the Senate to endorse the ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women.
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2021-03-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1661Intro
25%
Directs the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to jointly report to Congress a strategy to strengthen the participation of adolescents, particularly girls, in democracy, human rights, and governance. The Sta...
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2021-03-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1644Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of funds for the 2026 World Cup until the U.S. Soccer Federation agrees to provide equitable pay to the members of the U.S. Women's National Team and the U.S. Men's National Team.
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2021-03-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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