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USHB5647IntroHUSSAR Act Hungary-United States Supporting Advanced Relations Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB2463IntroBUILD Act of 2018 Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 This bill establishes the United States International Development Finance Corporation to facilitate the participation of private sector capital and skills in the e...
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2018-05-10
Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held.
USHB5105IntroBUILD Act of 2018 Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 This bill establishes the United States International Development Finance Corporation to facilitate the participation of private sector capital and skills in the e...
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2018-05-09
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USSB2736IntroAsia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3288IntroNorthern Border Regional Commission Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill provides that the share of the administrative expenses of the Southeast Crescent Regional Commission, the Southwest Border Regional Commission, or the Northern Border Regional ...
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2018-04-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5469IntroTo amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require Members of Congress to disclose business ties with foreign entities, and for other purposes.
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2018-04-11
To House Administration Committee
USHB5173IntroAMIGOS Act Advancing Mutual Interests and Growing our Success Act This bill makes Portuguese nationals eligible to enter the United States as nonimmigrant traders and investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if Portugal pro...
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2018-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR749IntroCalling upon the President to exercise relevant mandatory sanctions authorities under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act in response to the Government of the Russian Federation's continued aggression in Ukraine and forcible an...
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2018-02-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2060IntroBurma Human Rights and Freedom Act of 2018
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2018-02-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 307.
USSR402IntroA resolution calling upon the President to exercise relevant mandatory sanctions authorities under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act in response to the Government of the Russian Federation's continued aggression in Ukraine an...
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2018-02-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4944IntroReuniting Families Act
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2018-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB701IntroMade in America Manufacturing Communities Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish a Manufacturing Community Support Program to improve the competitiveness of U.S. manufacturing by: (1) designating consortiums a...
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2018-02-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 298.
USSB1591IntroOtto Warmbier Banking Restrictions Involving North Korea Act of 2017 This bill requires the President to: (1) submit to Congress a list of financial institutions that are providing financial or banking support to the government of North Korea; (2) im...
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2018-01-30
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB4821IntroIran Freedom Policy and Sanctions Act
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2018-01-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1PassTax Cuts and Jobs Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) to reduce tax rates and modify policies, credits, and deductions for individuals and businesses. It also establishes an oil and gas leasing program for the Coastal Plain of the Ar...
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2017-12-22
Became Public Law No: 115-97.
USSB2245IntroKIWI Act Knowledgeable Innovators and Worthy Investors Act This bill makes New Zealand nationals eligible to enter the United States as nonimmigrant traders and investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if New Zealand provid...
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2017-12-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4563IntroGeorgian Fair Business Practices Sanctions Act of 2017 This bill directs the President to periodically submit to Congress a report: (1) determining whether or not the government of Georgia is undermining commitments or contractual agreements made wit...
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2017-12-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR348IntroA resolution reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States of America and the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and encouraging inclusive governance in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. Reaffirms the U.S. commitment...
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2017-12-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR576IntroReaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States of America and the country of Georgia. Reaffirms U.S. support for the government of Georgia, its people, and its membership in NATO. Honors the sacrifices of Georgian servicemembers and ...
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2017-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB3993IntroAmerican Samoa Investment Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to include U.S. nationals among the eligible employees of an EB-5 commercial enterprise. The EB-5 program provides an employment-based immigration preference f...
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2017-10-16
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3775IntroImmigration in the National Interest Act of 2017
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2017-09-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB1880IntroWe the People Democracy Reform Act of 2017
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2017-09-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR479IntroOf inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide to the House of Representatives the tax return information of President Donald J. Trump as well as the tax returns of each business entity disclosed by Donald J. Trump on his Office of Gov...
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2017-09-14
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 84.
USSB1780IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2018 Provides FY2018 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. Provides appropriations to the State Department for: Administ...
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2017-09-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 216.
USHB3471IntroAmerican Job Creation and Investment Into Public Works Reform Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise EB-5 (alien immigrant investor) provisions, including regional center program provisions. The bill prescribes E-B...
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2017-09-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3324IntroKIWI Act Knowledgeable Innovators and Worthy Investors Act This bill makes New Zealand nationals eligible to enter the United States as nonimmigrant traders and investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if New Zealand provid...
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2017-08-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3265IntroE-2 Visa Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit a nonimmigrant E-2 alien (treaty investor) who has been in the United States in such status for at least 10 years and has created full-time employment for...
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2017-08-17
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USSB1720IntroRAISE Act Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act This bill eliminates the diversity visa program, replaces the current employment visa system with a skills-based point system, eliminates certain family-based immigration preferences, ...
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2017-08-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3364PassCountering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions against: (1) Iran's ballistic missile or weapons of mass destruction programs, (2) the s...
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2017-08-02
Became Public Law No: 115-44. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3544IntroAircraft Ownership Transparency Act of 2017 This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration to obtain the identity of each beneficial owner of an entity seeking a certificate of registration for an aircraft. "Beneficial owner" is defined as a ...
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2017-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Aviation Committee
USHB3180EngrossIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 TITLE I-- INTELLIGENCE ACTIVITIES (Sec. 101) This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations for the conduct of intelligence and intelligence-related activities in the: Office of the Director of National...
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2017-07-31
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHB3587IntroBRIBE Act of 2017 Battling Russian Intelligence Baiting Efforts Act of 2017
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2017-07-28
To House Intelligence Committee
USHB3425IntroState Sanctions Against Iranian Terrorism Act This bill amends the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 to specify that a state may, in addition to limiting investment in Iran's energy sector, prohibit or limit any...
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2017-07-26
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3203IntroCountering 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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2017-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSB1585IntroDISCLOSE Act of 2017 Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) to ban campaign contributions and expenditures by corporations that are controlled,...
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2017-07-19
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB1562IntroNorth Korean Enablers Accountability Act of 2017
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2017-07-13
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3217IntroStop Outsourcing and Create American Jobs Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to develop and publish a list of countries that are tax havens for corporations. The bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the penaltie...
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2017-07-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2966IntroUnited States-Cuba Normalization Act of 2017 This bill repeals the embargo on trade with Cuba. The bill: (1) makes ineffective certain prohibitions on exports to Cuba; (2) extends nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations) to Cuban products...
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2017-06-29
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USHB2935IntroFreezing Russian Sanctions Act
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2017-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USHCR54IntroExpressing support for strengthening engagement between the United States and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. Expresses the sense of Congress that: the continuing success of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is in the national econo...
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2017-06-27
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB2586IntroRISK Act Reporting on Influence and Subversion by the Kremlin Act This bill directs the Department of State to submit to Congress an assessment of subversive activities by the Russian Federation. The assessment shall be conducted by a federally funde...
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2017-06-27
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB2577IntroJobs in America Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish an employment-based, conditional immigrant visa (StartUp visa) for a sponsored alien entrepreneur: (1) with required amounts of financial backing from a qualifying ...
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2932IntroForeign Investment and Economic Security Act of 2017 This bill amends the Defense Production Act of 1950 to provide for: (1) national security reviews of transactions involving the construction of a new facility in the United States by any foreign pe...
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
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
USHB2820IntroFight Russian Corruption Act This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to require the Department of State to establish the Office of Anti-Corruption relating to Illicit Russian Financial Activities in Europe. Such office sha...
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2017-06-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1221IntroCountering Russian Influence in Europe and Eurasia Act of 2017 This bill declares that the United States supports the "Stimson Doctrine" and thus does not recognize territorial changes effected by force, including the illegal invasions and occupation...
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2017-06-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 118.
USSB1274IntroEconomic Growth and Development Act This bill requires the President to: (1) establish a primary, interagency mechanism to assist the private sector in coordinating U.S. development programs with private sector investment activities; and (2) submit, ...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2747IntroEconomic Growth and Development Act This bill requires the President to establish a primary interagency mechanism to coordinate U.S. development assistance programs carried out by federal agencies overseas with private sector investment activities. T...
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2017-05-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1286IntroFreedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2017 This bill amends: (1) the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to repeal the prohibition on assistance to Cuba and the President's authority for the embargo on Cuba, (2) the Trading with the Enemy Act to repeal the Pre...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSCR16IntroA concurrent resolution expressing support for strengthening engagement between the United States and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. Expresses the sense of Congress that: the continuing success of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) ...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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