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USSB4401Intro
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A bill to modify the Freedom of Information Act, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4285Intro
25%
A bill to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Inter-American Democratic Charter, to encourage governments in the Americas to reinforce their commitments to the principles enshrined in the Inter-American Democratic Charter, to reaffirm the role of f...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7579Intro
25%
To decrease dependency on People's Republic of China manufacturing and decrease migration due to lost regional economic opportunities.
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2022-04-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4373Engross
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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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2022-04-05
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed (Record Vote No. 129) entered in Senate.
USHR1020Intro
25%
This resolution calls on the Biden administration and its officials to maintain the sanctions on the repressive regimes in Venezuela and Iran. The resolution also expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that American energy independence s...
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2022-04-04
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB7207Intro
25%
To prohibit the importation of petroleum products from Venezuela, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7012Intro
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To provide appropriations for certain activities relating to Ukraine, prohibit the importation of certain petroleum products from Russia, Iran, and Venezuela, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USHB7023Intro
25%
Requires the President to prohibit the importation of petroleum products from Venezuela. Petroleum product means crude oil, residual fuel oil, or any refined petroleum product, including natural gas liquid product. Further, the bill authorizes the Pr...
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2022-03-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6942Intro
25%
Prohibits the importation of petroleum products from Russia, Iran, or Venezuela. Petroleum product means crude oil, residual fuel oil, or any refined petroleum product, including natural gas liquid product.
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2022-03-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6354Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of State to submit a report on the United Nations Human Rights Council, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-22
To House Subcommittee on International Development, International Organizations and Global Corporate Social Impact
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
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2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81. (TXT | PDF)
USHR805Intro
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This resolution modifies requirements for written statements required of nongovernmental witnesses who appear before standing committees of the House of Representatives. Specifically, the resolution eliminates a requirement that a witness disclose wh...
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2021-11-18
To House Rules Committee
USSB3075Intro
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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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2021-10-26
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB2064Intro
25%
Provides a path to lawful permanent resident status for qualifying aliens who, on or before a certain date (1) had or were eligible for temporary protected status (TPS), or (2) had received deferred enforced departure (DED) status. (TPS is available ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2718Intro
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Expands sanctions and economic penalties on Iran. It also restricts the President from unilaterally lifting or waiving the sanctions or penalties and increases congressional oversight of them. Specifically, the bill requires the President to impose v...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5527Intro
25%
Prohibits the National Institutes of Health from conducting or supporting research that involves testing on vertebrate animals in China, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Russia, or other countries determined to be a foreign adversary.
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2021-10-11
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSR391Intro
25%
This resolution expresses concern about the threat of illicit gold mining to the security, stability, and environment of Latin America, with a particular focus on Venezuela under the regime of Nicolás Maduro.
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2021-09-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR375Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes and supports measures to protect and assist Venezuelan refugees and migrants, with particular emphasis on the humanitarian needs of women and children impacted by the displacement crisis and COVID-19.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR488Intro
25%
This resolution expresses opposition to any effort that undermines Columbia's democracy or sovereignty.
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2021-08-04
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USSB2593Intro
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Revises certain disclosure requirements for institutions of higher education (IHEs). Under current law, an IHE must disclose to the Department of Education (ED) a gift or contract from a foreign source that is valued at $250,000 or more, considered a...
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2021-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2345Intro
25%
Requires the National Counterterrorism Center to report to Congress an assessment of any increased risk of terrorism in the United States due to the withdrawal of U.S. Armed Forces from Afghanistan, including the potential for Afghanistan to be used ...
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2021-07-14
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USSB688Intro
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Prohibits an executive agency from entering into a contract for the procurement of goods or services with any person that it determines, with the concurrence of the Department of State, knowingly engages in significant business operations with the Ma...
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2021-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 96.
USHB4264Intro
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Modifies the disclosure threshold regarding gifts or contracts from a foreign source that institutions of higher education (IHEs) must report to the Department of Education (ED). The bill also establishes new penalties for failure to report. Under cu...
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2021-06-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB2138Intro
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Requires the Department of State to reinstate the Cuban Medical Professional Parole program to authorize the admission into the United States of Cuban medical personnel conscripted to study or work in a third country under the direction of the Cuban ...
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2021-06-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR280Intro
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This resolution expresses opposition to any effort that undermines Columbia's democracy or sovereignty.
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2021-06-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1993Intro
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Incorporates national security interests into management of the Thrift Savings Fund. Specifically, the bill requires fiduciaries that are responsible for managing the fund (i.e., the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board) to prevent fund investm...
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2021-06-09
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR377Intro
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This resolution condemns Nicolas Maduro's regime for its violation of Venezuelans' basic human rights, recognizes that these human rights violations amount to crimes against humanity, and calls on President Biden to take substantive action to ensure ...
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2021-05-28
To House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy
USSB1891Intro
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Imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States. It also prohibits religious discrimination in various immigration-related decisions, such as whether to issue an immigrant or nonimmigrant...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1950Intro
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Restricts the authority of the President to waive U.S. sanctions on Iran. Specifically, the bill repeals the President's authority to waive sanctions on the purchase of Iranian petroleum or petroleum products or license otherwise sanctionable conduct...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB3341Intro
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Addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, innovation, and resiliency programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). It also sets forth requirements for the operation of railroad freight cars in ...
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2021-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB1651Intro
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Establishes requirements related to activities of Hizballah in Latin America and the Caribbean. Specifically, the President must impose property- and visa-blocking sanctions on foreign persons determined to have knowingly engaged in significant trans...
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2021-05-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR120Intro
25%
This resolution reaffirms the U.S. commitment to promoting economic prosperity, security, and democratic governance throughout the Americas, and it calls on the President to lead a coordinated diplomatic effort to achieve specified goals while hostin...
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2021-05-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2494; text: 3/17/2021 CR S1617-1618)
USSB1417Intro
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Establishes the Venezuela Restoration Fund to strengthen democratic governance and institutions, defend human rights, support independent media outlets, and combat corruption and improve transparency in Venezuela. Any funds or assets forfeited to the...
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2021-04-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1333Engross
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Imposes limitations on the President's authority to suspend or restrict aliens from entering the United States. It also prohibits religious discrimination in various immigration-related decisions, such as whether to issue an immigrant or nonimmigrant...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2479Intro
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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
USSR44Intro
25%
This resolution denounces the Nicolás Maduro regime's most recent legislative elections as fraudulent and illegitimate, does not recognize the legitimacy of the new Venezuelan National Assembly, and joins members of the international community in re...
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2021-03-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 27.
USSB616Intro
25%
Requires the President to support and coordinate diplomatic engagement to secure a 10th general capital increase for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and to support the creation of an environmental fund and financing facility at the IDB. The...
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2021-03-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB161Intro
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Permits nationals of Venezuela to qualify for temporary protected status, which prevents their removal from the United States and allows them to obtain employment and travel authorization. Such status shall be available to qualifying nationals of Ven...
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB1211Intro
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Requires the Department of State to distribute specified briefing materials to individuals representing the United States at international athletic competitions. These materials must contain information on human rights concerns and personal privacy a...
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2021-02-25
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSR24Intro
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This resolution reaffirms support for the people of Colombia in their pursuit of peace, lauds efforts to bring an end to Colombia's internal armed conflict, and reaffirms the partnership between the governments of the United States and Colombia on is...
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2021-02-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB504Intro
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Requires the Department of State to establish the Unit to Audit US Contributions to Multilateral and International Organizations to audit and report on the contributions to those organizations during the preceding fiscal year.
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2021-01-28
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB621Intro
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Prohibits an executive agency from entering into a contract for the procurement of goods or services with any person that has business operations with the Maduro regime in Venezuela. The bill lists exceptions, including where vital to U.S. national s...
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2021-01-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB50Intro
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Provides assistance to eligible nationals of Venezuela. Under this bill, eligible nationals of Venezuela shall qualify for temporary protected status, which prevents their removal from the United States and allows them to obtain employment and travel...
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2021-01-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB47Intro
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Establishes requirements for owners and operators of certain software (e.g., TikTok) from specified countries who make their software available to consumers in the United States.Specifically, before making such software available for download, the so...
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2021-01-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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