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USSB2713Intro
25%
Limits the content from nonmarket economy countries that may be included in free trade agreement qualifying goods. A nonmarket economy country is a foreign country that does not operate on market principles of cost or pricing structures, so that sale...
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2021-09-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5003Intro
25%
To direct the Secretaries of Health and Human Services, Defense, and Veterans Affairs to end American over-dependence on Chinese pharmaceuticals by encouraging the growth of a robust domestic medicine supply chain for generic drugs, to empower the Fo...
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB3095Intro
25%
To ensure that authorizations issued by the Secretary of Transportation to foreign air carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB3524Intro
25%
To revitalize and reassert United States leadership, investment, and engagement in the Indo-Pacific region and globally.
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 22.
USHB3764Intro
25%
To direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide for ocean-based climate solutions to reduce carbon emissions and global warming; to make coastal communities more resilient; and to provide for the conserva...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 19.
USHB3972Intro
25%
To support the diplomatic, economic, and physical space of Taiwan, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-17
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB3788Intro
25%
To establish limitations on modifications to trade agreements, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3694Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in consultation with the United States Trade Representative and other heads of Federal agencies, to submit to Congress a report on the impact of a waiver of certain obligations of member nations u...
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2021-06-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1854Intro
25%
A bill to require reviews of United States investment in foreign countries that may threaten national critical capabilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-26
To Senate Finance Committee
USHCR35Intro
25%
This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that all trade agreements the United States enters into with a foreign country should provide reasonable collaboration with that country for the purpose of search and recovery activities for ...
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2021-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1683Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit the use of funds to support a measure at the World Trade Organization waiving intellectual property rights, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3309Intro
25%
To establish a manufacturing grant program, a trade preference program, and certain tax incentives to encourage companies to manufacture certain essential articles in countries in the Western Hemisphere and to safeguard against disruptions to the sup...
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2021-05-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR117Intro
25%
This resolution urges the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) to support peace on the island of Ireland and the principles, objectives, and commitments of the Good Friday Agreement. The resolution also expresses support for subsequent agr...
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2021-05-17
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2551)
USHB3236Intro
25%
To prohibit the President from taking any action to support the waiver of obligations of members of the World Trade Organization under the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights in relation to the prevention, containment, ...
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2021-05-14
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR382Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should continue to lead reform efforts and urge member cooperation at the World Trade Organization in order to address barriers to trade, improve living standa...
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2021-05-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1169Intro
25%
Addresses various foreign relations issues, with a focus on China. Among other things, the bill requires the U.S. Agency for Global Media to take certain actions to support independent journalism and combat censorship in countries where the Chinese C...
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2021-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 54.
USSB1537Intro
25%
A bill to modernize certain Federal agencies for an era of strategic energy and mineral competition, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-10
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3035Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of federal funds to support, allow, or facilitate the negotiation or approval of any measure at the World Trade Organization to waive intellectual property rights, including the petition titled Waiver from Certain Provisions of the ...
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2021-05-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3001Intro
25%
To advance United States national interests by prioritizing the protection of internationally recognized human rights and development of the rule of law in relations between the United States and Vietnam, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-04
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2967Intro
25%
Requires and authorizes activities related to U.S. foreign policy in the Pacific Islands, including the Cook Islands, Fiji, the Marshall Islands, Papua New Guinea, and Vanuatu. The bill requires specified departments and agencies to develop and imple...
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2021-05-04
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1478Intro
25%
Establishes requirements related to the protection and support of journalists and media personnel abroad. Specifically, the President must establish a plan to (1) negotiate access for U.S. news and media organizations and their employees globally, an...
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2021-04-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1489Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 to establish an Inspector General of the Office of the United States Trade Representative, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1155Intro
25%
Imposes various restrictions related to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous region, including by prohibiting certain imports from Xinjiang and imposing sanctions on those responsible for human rights violations there. Goods manufactured or produced in...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB923Intro
25%
Requires sanctions and reports related to Georgia. The President shall impose entry and property-blocking sanctions against foreign persons responsible for or complicit in serious human rights abuses in the Georgian regions of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali...
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB19Intro
25%
Establishes and modifies several programs and requirements to address prescription drug prices. The bill modifies provisions under Medicare and Medicaid relating to prescription drug coverage and price transparency. Among other changes, the bill requ...
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2021-04-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB1215Intro
25%
Directs the Department of State to report to Congress on how China's government creates barriers to the work of U.S. diplomats, officials, journalists, businesses, and nongovernmental organizations in China. The report shall include assessments of (1...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2618Intro
25%
Requires congressional approval of certain unilateral trade actions (i.e., restrictions on the importation of an article). Such actions may take effect without congressional approval for one 90-day period if the President determines that it is necess...
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2021-04-16
To House Subcommittee on Trade
USSB1187Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to improve the administration of antidumping and countervailing duty laws, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2479Intro
25%
Requires the Department of State to report to Congress an assessment of China's efforts to expand its presence in Latin America and the Caribbean and how these efforts affect U.S. interests. The report shall include (1) a list identifying the countri...
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2021-04-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR295Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. Trade Representative should resume negotiations to conclude the Environmental Goods Agreement, which would eliminate tariffs on a range of environmental goods such as w...
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2021-04-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2307Intro
25%
Imposes a fee on the carbon content of fuels, including crude oil, natural gas, coal, or any other product derived from those fuels that will be used so as to emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on the producers or importers...
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2021-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHR280Intro
25%
This resolution commits to the use of competitive free market and free trade policies to combat national security threats caused by China and its attacks on the U.S. pharmaceutical manufacturing base. The resolution urges the United States to (1) rem...
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2021-03-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
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
USSB1022Intro
25%
A bill to create jobs in the United States by increasing United States exports to Africa by at least 200 percent in real dollar value within 10 years, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-25
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1054Intro
25%
Contains provisions pertaining to the U.S.-Taiwan relationship. The director of the American Institute in Taiwan's Taipei office shall be subject to the advice and consent of the Senate. (In 1979, the United States established diplomatic relations wi...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR134Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that the President, with the support of Congress, should work to conclude negotiations for a comprehensive future trade agreement between the United States and the United Kingdom.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2046Intro
25%
Establishes requirements related to U.S. international energy strategy. Applications to export natural gas to North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member countries, Japan, and certain other countries shall be granted on an expedited basis withou...
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2021-03-19
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHR251Intro
25%
This resolution reaffirms and recognizes the importance of partnerships between the United States and African countries, encourages greater and more strategic collaboration to achieve and sustain socioeconomic transformation in Africa, and encourages...
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2021-03-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB819Intro
25%
Establishes requirements related to U.S. international energy strategy. Applications to export natural gas to North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member countries, Japan, and certain other countries shall be granted on an expedited basis withou...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB785Intro
25%
Withdraws normal trade relations treatment from China and expands the bases of ineligibility for this treatment to include specified violations of human rights by China. Specifically, during any period in which China engages in specified activities (...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB691Intro
25%
Requires congressional approval of any proposed unilateral trade action that has the effect of increasing trade barriers.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB687Intro
25%
Contains provisions addressing China and foreign relations generally. The provisions include directing the Department of State to establish a program to facilitate dialogues between U.S. regulatory and technical agencies and their counterparts in par...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR101Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that the World Trade Organization (WTO) is in need of significant reforms and that the United States, acting through the U.S. Trade Representative, must lead efforts to achieve such reforms. Specifica...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB151Intro
25%
Establishes measures to address global public health risks posed by wildlife markets, which are commercial markets that sell or slaughter wildlife for human consumption as food or medicine in communities where alternative nutritional or protein sourc...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB604Intro
25%
Establishes the International Technology Partnership Office, led by the Special Ambassador for Technology, in the Department of State. The office shall advance U.S. technology policy through the creation of an International Technology Partnership wit...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHCR21Intro
25%
This resolution calls on the President to abandon the One China policy in favor of one that recognizes Taiwan as an independent country that is not a part of China. The resolution also urges the President to bolster diplomatic and economic relations ...
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Trade
USSB402Intro
25%
Expands the overall trade negotiating objectives of the United States to require that negotiators seek to ensure the security and autonomy of global communications infrastructure.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB332Intro
25%
Authorizes the President to use the Armed Forces to defend Taiwan against a direct attack by China's military, a taking of Taiwan's territory by China, or a threat that endangers the lives of civilians in Taiwan or members of Taiwan's military. The b...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1173Intro
25%
Authorizes the President to use the Armed Forces to defend Taiwan against a direct attack by China's military, a taking of Taiwan's territory by China, or a threat that endangers the lives of civilians in Taiwan or members of Taiwan's military. The b...
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2021-02-18
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR126Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for (1) the designation of International Flower Workers' Day to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to practices that respect labor rights in other countries, and (2) the elimination of exploitative labor practices as a ...
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2021-02-15
To House Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support
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