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USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7400IntroProtecting American Energy Production Act This bill prohibits the President from declaring a moratorium on the use of hydraulic fracturing unless Congress authorizes the moratorium. The bill also expresses the sense of Congress that states should mai...
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2020-06-29
To House Natural Resources Committee
USSB4018IntroWe Go Together Act
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2020-06-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7234IntroWe Go Together Act
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2020-06-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR624IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the activities of Russian national Yevgeniy Prigozhin and his affiliated entities pose a threat to the national interest and national security of the United States.
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2020-06-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7215IntroCivil Deployment Notification Act of 2020
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2020-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7226IntroFederal Agency Sunset Act This bill establishes a Federal Agency Sunset Commission to evaluate the need for each agency or advisory committee. The commission shall review and evaluate the efficiency and public need for each agency or advisory committ...
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2020-06-15
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR604IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Senate should not vote on the nomination of Michael Pack to be Chief Executive Officer of the United States Agency for Global Media unless and until Michael Pack corrects his false statements t...
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2020-06-03
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB7034IntroFair and Accurate Census Act
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2020-05-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6991IntroPAUSE Act Preventing Actions Undermining Security without Endorsement Act
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2020-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3766IntroSIGHT Act Seeking Inspector General's Honest Testimony Act This bill prohibits the President from blocking inspectors general from reporting to Congress regarding the implementation of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act an...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB3708IntroAgency Accountability Act This bill establishes a Federal Agency Sunset Commission to evaluate the need for each agency or advisory committee. The commission shall review and evaluate the efficiency and public need for each agency or advisory committ...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6831IntroTo amend the CARES Act to authorize the Congressional Oversight Commission to submit discretionary reports to Congress, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR935IntroEstablishing a Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Reform. This resolution establishes the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis as a select investigative subc...
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2020-04-23
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 938, H. Res. 935 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H1953-1954; text: CR H1953-1954)
USSB3583IntroProtecting Collective Bargaining and Official Time for Federal Workers Act
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2020-03-25
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB6246IntroProtecting Collective Bargaining and Official Time for Federal Workers Act
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2020-03-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB5879IntroCongressional Oversight of Sanctions Act
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2020-02-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSR501IntroA resolution amending the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials to ensure adequate access to witnesses and documents in impeachment trials of a President or Vice President, and for other purposes. This resol...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB5769IntroSHAM Act Statement of Harm to the American Majority Act
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2020-02-06
To House Administration Committee
USHR755EngrossImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors. This resolution impeaches President Donald J. Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors. The resolution sets forth two articles of impeachment of the Preside...
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2020-02-05
The Senate adjudges that Donald John Trump, President of the United States, is not guilty as charged in the second Article of Impeachment by Yea-Nay Vote. 47 - 53. Record Vote Number: 34.
USHR776IntroProviding for a committee to notify the President of the assembly of the House of Representatives. This resolution provides for appointment of a House of Representatives committee to notify the President that a quorum of the House has assembled.
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2020-01-07
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5150IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2019
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHR771IntroCensuring the President of the United States. This resolution censures President Donald J. Trump for (1) actions taken which constitute a willful abuse of power, and (2) putting his personal political interests before those of the American people in ...
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2019-12-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR766IntroCensuring President Donald J. Trump. This resolution censures President Donald J. Trump for (1) actions taken which constitute a willful abuse of power, and (2) putting his personal political interests before those of the American people in a manner ...
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2019-12-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USSR453IntroA resolution honoring the Employees of the Department of State and the United States Agency for International Development, and for other purposes. This resolution honors the employees of the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International D...
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2019-12-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5220IntroA Fast-Tracked Executive Rescission Review (AFTER) of Appropriations Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
To House Budget Committee
USHB5083IntroDebt Ceiling Alternative Act This bill establishes requirements and authorities for notifying Congress, issuing bonds, proposing rescissions, and selling assets if the debt limit will be reached. The Department of the Treasury must notify Congress if...
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2019-11-14
To House Ways And Means 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.
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
USSJR59IntroA joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress on the precipitous withdrawal of United States Armed Forces from Syria and Afghanistan, and Turkey's unprovoked incursion into Syria. This joint resolution condemns Turkey's hostilities against Kurd...
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2019-10-23
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 259.
USHR430IntroAuthorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes. This resolution authorizes the House Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in federal judic...
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2019-09-16
COMMUNICATION TO THE HOUSE - The House received a communication from Jerrold Nadler, Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary. Chairman Nadler notified the House of the initiation by the Committee on the Judiciary of the following judicial proceedings pursuant to H. Res. 430: 1. In Re: Application of the Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives, for an Order Authorizing the Release of Certain Grand Jury Materials, Misc. no. 1:19-gj-00048-BAH filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on July 26, 2019. 2. Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives v. McGahn, No. 1:19-cv-2379 filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on August 7, 2019.
USHB4046IntroFISA Reform Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3868IntroHOMESTEAD Act of 2019 Help Oversee, Manage, and Evaluate Safe Treatment and Ensure Access without Delay Act of 2019
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3732IntroCongressional Subpoena Compliance and Enforcement Act of 2019 This bill establishes certain rules that apply in a civil action by the Senate, House of Representatives, or a congressional committee or subcommittee against an individual who receives, b...
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB3660IntroAccountability for Migrant Deaths Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security or the Department of Health and Human Services to report to Congress within 24 hours of a death of a foreign national while in the respective departm...
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR507IntroAffirming the validity of subpoenas duly issued and investigations undertaken by any standing or permanent select committee of the House of Representatives pursuant to authorities delegated by the Constitution and the Rules of the House of Representa...
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2019-07-24
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 509, H. Res. 507 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H7312-7313; text: CR H7312-7313)
USHR498IntroImpeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, of high misdemeanors.
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2019-07-17
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 332 - 95, 1 Present (Roll no. 483). (text: CR H5973)
USHR490IntroCondemning and censuring President Donald Trump. This resolution censures and condemns the President for his tweets made on July 14 and 15, 2019, and states that they are xenophobic, promote white supremacist and nativist ideologies, and violate the ...
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2019-07-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR68IntroProposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total expenditures from exceeding total receipts for a fiscal year. The prohibition excludes expendi...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2842IntroPOD Act of 2019 Public Oversight of Detention Centers Act of 2019 This bill prohibits certain limitations on the ability of a Member of Congress to access any facility for detaining aliens operated by the Department of Homeland Security, the Departme...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3477IntroReclaiming Congressional Trade Authority Act of 2019
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2019-06-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3476IntroPOISE Act Prevention and Oversight of Intelligence Sharing with Enemies Act
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2019-06-25
To House Intelligence Committee
USHJR66IntroWar Powers Amendments of 2019 This joint resolution revises the War Powers Resolution, a law designed to limit the President's power to introduce Armed Forces into hostilities. Changes include shortening the time that Armed Forces may be involved in ...
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2019-06-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1894IntroAlternatives to Detention Act of 2019
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2019-06-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1753IntroTake Care Act
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2019-06-05
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR396IntroAuthorizing and directing the Committee on the Judiciary to investigate whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise the power vested by article 1, section 2, clause 5 of the Constitution in respect to acts of miscond...
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2019-05-23
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E669)
USSR204IntroAn executive resolution to return to the President of the United States the Arms Trade Treaty. This executive resolution returns the Arms Trade Treaty to the President. The President requested such a return after concluding that the United States sha...
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2019-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR304IntroRaising a question of the privileges of the House. This resolution directs the House Oversight and Reform Committee to submit to the Department of Justice an official copy of the transcript of the February 27, 2019, hearing during which Michael Cohen...
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2019-05-01
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by recorded vote: 226 - 183 (Roll no. 174).
USHB1410IntroGuarding Congressional Authority Act This bill sets limits on the President's authority to declare a national emergency under the National Emergencies Act. The President must terminate the executive declaration of a national emergency after 60 days u...
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2019-04-08
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR243IntroOf inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the actions of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Acting Director Andrew McCabe. This ...
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2019-04-04
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 19.
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