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USSB722EngrossCountering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of State, Defense, and Treasury and the Director of National Intelligence to submit a strategy every two years for deterring conventional and asymmetric Iranian ...
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2017-06-16
Held at the desk.
USHB2856IntroCombating BDS Act of 2017 This bill allows a state or local government to adopt and enforce measures to divest its assets from, prohibit investment of its assets in, or restrict contracting with: (1) an entity that engages in a commerce- or investmen...
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2017-06-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR274IntroCondemning the Government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights.
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHB2231IntroTo establish a joint commission on North Korea, and for other purposes.
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHR172IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the Russian Federation, its officials, security services, and any person or entity within the Russian Federation or associated with the Russian Government, should not interfe...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
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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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1196IntroCounterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2017 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the U.S. government must ensure that capacity-building assistance to combat terrorist travel is coordinated among departments and agencies as we...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade Committee
USHB1638IntroIranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act This bill requires the Department of the Treasury, in furtherance of efforts to prevent the financing of terrorism, money laundering, or related illicit finance and to make financial institutions' required co...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa Committee
USHB244PassHIRE Vets Act Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division unless the bill e...
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2017-05-05
Became Public Law No: 115-31.
USHB1644EngrossKorean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act This bill amends the North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 to modify and increase the President's authority to impose sanctions on persons in violation of certain U.N. Security...
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2017-05-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2081IntroTo amend the Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012 to modify the requirement to impose sanctions with respect to the provision of specialized financial messaging services to the Central Bank of Iran and other sanctioned Iranian fin...
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB94IntroCounteracting Russian Hostilities Act of 2017
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2017-04-27
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB2185IntroIran Sanctions Relief Review Act
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2017-04-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB341IntroRussia Sanctions Review Act of 2017 This bill provides that the following executive orders, as in effect on January 1, 2017, and any sanctions imposed pursuant to such orders, shall remain in effect: (1) Executive Order 13694 (relating to blocking pr...
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2017-04-27
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR139IntroA resolution condemning the Government of Iran's state-sponsored persecution of its Baha'i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights.
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2017-04-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2145IntroNo REX Act No Russia Exemptions for Oil Production Act
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2017-04-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR92IntroCondemning North Korea's development of multiple intercontinental ballistic missiles, and for other purposes. Condemns North Korea's development of multiple intercontinental ballistic missiles. Welcomes the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Ar...
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2017-04-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1751IntroCounteracting Russian Hostilities Act of 2017
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2017-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Committee
USHB1698IntroIran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act
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2017-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSR100IntroA resolution condemning illegal Russian aggression in Ukraine on the three year anniversary of the annexation of Crimea.
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2017-03-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB720IntroIsrael Anti-Boycott Act This bill declares that Congress: (1) opposes the United Nations Human Rights Council resolution of March 24, 2016, which urges countries to pressure companies to divest from, or break contracts with, Israel; and (2) encourage...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1697IntroIsrael Anti-Boycott Act This bill declares that Congress: (1) opposes the United Nations Human Rights Council resolution of March 24, 2016, which urges countries to pressure companies to divest from, or break contracts with, Israel; and (2) encourage...
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2017-03-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1059IntroRussia Sanctions Review Act of 2017 This bill provides that the following executive orders, as in effect on January 1, 2017, and any sanctions imposed pursuant to such orders, shall remain in effect: (1) Executive Order 13694 (relating to blocking pr...
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2017-03-06
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USSR78IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate recognizing 3 years of Russian military aggression in Ukraine. Condemns continued Russian military intervention in Ukraine. Calls on: (1) the government of the Russian Federation to immediately cease al...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR132IntroCalling on the President to initiate renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and further calling on the President to consider withdrawing the United States from NAFTA if the renegotiations are not satisfactorily completed wit...
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2017-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USHB466IntroSex Trafficking Demand Reduction Act This bill amends the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to declare that, pursuant to the minimum standards for the elimination of sex trafficking, if a government has the authority to prohibit the purchase...
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2017-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHR88IntroCalling on the Russian Federation to stop the violence in Ukraine, and for other purposes. Calls on the Russian Federation to: stop the violence in Ukraine, honor the ceasefire agreed to under the Minsk Accord, withdraw heavy weapons and troops from ...
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2017-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USSB417IntroHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2017 This bill amends the United States-Hong Kong Policy Act of 1992 to direct the Department of State to report to Congress (within 90 days and annually thereafter through 2023) on conditions in Hong Kong ...
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2017-02-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB830IntroSTAND for Ukraine Act Stability and Democracy for Ukraine Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to assist the government of Ukraine in restoring its sovereignty and territorial integrity in order to reverse and deter Russian aggression in Ukrai...
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2017-02-15
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSB358IntroStop Terrorist Operational Resources and Money Act This bill expresses the sense of Congress regarding the importance of the United States and its partners curtailing the financial resources of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The Pre...
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2017-02-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB574IntroCuba Reconciliation Act This bill amends: (1) the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to repeal the embargo placed upon all trade with Cuba, and (2)the Internal Revenue Code to declare the denial of foreign tax credit inapplicable to Cuba. The bill permit...
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2017-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USHB530IntroSECURE Our Democracy Act Safeguard our Elections and Combat Unlawful Interference in Our Democracy Act This bill directs the Department of State to submit within 120 days a list of each foreign person that: (1) was at any time since January 1, 2015, ...
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2017-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB572IntroPromoting American Agricultural and Medical Exports to Cuba Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the President from restricting direct transfers from a Cuban depository institution to a U.S. depository institution in payment for a product authorized for s...
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2017-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USHB573IntroBaseball Diplomacy Act This bill waives certain foreign assistance and trade and travel prohibitions against Cuba under specified federal law regarding Cuban nationals who: (1) enter the United States on a visa to play organized professional baseball...
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2017-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB391IntroAsylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to: prohibit the government from bearing any expense of counsel for any person in a removal or related appeal proceedings, add a requirement to estab...
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2017-02-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB808IntroIran Nonnuclear Sanctions Act of 2017 This bill prescribes requirements for sanctions with respect to: (1) Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and related entities; (2) Mahan Air; (3) Iran's support of terrorism; (4) Iran's human rights abuses; (...
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2017-02-06
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSB275IntroAgricultural Export Expansion Act of 2017 This bill amends the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000 to permit a person subject to the jurisdiction of the United States to provide payment or financing for sales of agricultural com...
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2017-02-02
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB241IntroTimely Repatriation Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to publish a report every six months listing: (1) countries that have refused or unreasonably delayed repatriation of an alien who is a national of that country (the ...
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2017-01-31
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB442IntroCuba Trade Act of 2017
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2017-01-26
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSB227IntroIran Nonnuclear Sanctions Act of 2017 This bill prescribes requirements for sanctions with respect to: (1) Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and related entities; (2) Mahan Air; (3) Iran's support of terrorism; (4) Iran's human rights abuses; (...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB170IntroCombating BDS Act of 2017 This bill allows a state or local government to adopt and enforce measures to divest its assets from, prohibit investment of its assets in, or restrict contracting with: (1) an entity that engages in a commerce- or investmen...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB525IntroCuba Agricultural Exports Act This bill amends the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000 to exempt from prohibitions against U.S. assistance to Cuba: (1) any exports under the market access program, the export credit guarantee pro...
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2017-01-13
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB498IntroCuba DATA Act Cuba Digital and Telecommunications Advancement Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the President to permit any person subject to U.S. jurisdiction to: export consumer communication devices and other telecommunications equipment to Cuba; p...
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2017-01-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB138IntroPreventing Destabilization of Iraq and Syria Act of 2017 This bill directs the President to impose U.S.-based property blocking and entry sanctions against any foreign person that: (1) is responsible for or complicit in actions that threaten the peac...
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2017-01-12
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHR11IntroObjecting to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 as an obstacle to Israeli-Palestinian peace, and for other purposes. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the passage of U.N. Security Council Resolution 2334: undermine...
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2017-01-05
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB15IntroIran Ballistic Missile Sanctions Act This bill amends the Iran-Iraq Arms Non-Proliferation Act of 1992 to cover ballistic missile or related technology. The Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 is amended to: (1) extend the Act through December 31, 2031, and (...
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2017-01-03
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB120IntroUnaccompanied Alien Children Assistance Control Act This bill directs the President to reduce foreign assistance allocations for Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, or El Salvador by an amount equal to the number of unaccompanied alien children who are nati...
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2017-01-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR5IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate in support of Israel. Urges: (1) the President and the international community to join in supporting bilateral talks between the Israelis and Palestinians, and (2) the President to adopt a policy of opp...
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2017-01-03
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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