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USHB521Intro
25%
Allows disabled federal first responders (e.g., law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, and firefighters) to continue receiving federal retirement benefits in the same manner as though they had not been disabled. Under curre...
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2022-05-11
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB3294PassRequires the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain, and the Architect of the Capitol to permanently install in the U.S. Capitol or on the U.S. Capitol Grounds, statues honoring Associate Justices of the Supreme Court Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth B...
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2022-04-13
Became Public Law No: 117-111. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7101Intro
25%
To prohibit certain anticompetitive mergers, to amend the Clayton Act to permit the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice to reject proposed acquisitions, to implement procedures for retrospective reviews and breaking up anticompetit...
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2022-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3847Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit certain anticompetitive mergers, to amend the Clayton Act to permit the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice to reject proposed acquisitions, to implement procedures for retrospective reviews and breaking up antic...
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2022-03-16
To Senate Judiciary 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.
USHR944Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes Claudette Colvin as an integral figure of the civil rights movement and honors her actions leading to the Montgomery Bus Boycott and the related Supreme Court ruling that found segregation on buses to be unconstitutional.
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2022-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5746Engross
50%
Addresses voter registration and voting access, election integrity and security, redistricting, campaign finance, and voting rights. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g....
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2022-01-19
Motion to proceed to consideration of the motion to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 5746 (Record Vote No. 9) withdrawn in Senate.
USSB3385Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to require certain disclosures related to amicus activities.
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2021-12-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6266Intro
25%
To amend title 28, United States Code, to require certain disclosures related to amicus activities.
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2021-12-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3179Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. The independent a...
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2021-11-04
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB2747Intro
25%
Addresses voter registration and voting access, election integrity and security, redistricting, and campaign finance. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by-mail ...
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2021-10-20
Motion by Senator Schumer to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2747 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 420) entered in Senate.
USHJR39Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of not more than nine Justices.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR43Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of nine Justices. If the size of the Supreme Court is increased to more than nine Justices before ratification of this amendment, those additio...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR279Intro
25%
This resolution rejects the Supreme Court's decisions in the Insular Cases (a series of cases regarding the application of constitutional rights in U.S. territories) and recognizes that constitutional and democratic principles apply throughout the st...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR40Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of nine Justices consisting of one Chief Justice and eight Associate Justices.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2535Intro
25%
Prohibits federal funds from being used to violate a 1997 agreement, which is commonly known as the Flores settlement agreement and imposes requirements related to the treatment of detained alien minors.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2055Intro
25%
Establishes and otherwise modifies several reporting, disclosure, and other requirements across all branches of government to expand public access to information. For example, with respect to the legislative branch, the bill establishes additional fi...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2584Intro
25%
Increases from 9 to 13 the number of Justices on the Supreme Court.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSB2093Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-09-15
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate. (CR S6516-6517)
USHR596Intro
25%
Impeaching Joseph R. Biden, President of the United States, for usurping Congress's legislative authority and willfully circumventing the express guidance of the United States Supreme Court by extending the COVID-19 eviction moratorium, and other hig...
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2021-08-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR588Intro
25%
This resolution commends the bravery and perseverance of the Clinton 12, students who desegregated Clinton High School in Clinton, Tennessee.
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2021-08-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB1Intro
25%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-08-11
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 123.
USHB4814Intro
25%
Requires the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain, and the Architect of the Capitol to permanently install in the U.S. Capitol or on the U.S. Capitol Grounds, statues honoring Associate Justices of the Supreme Court Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth B...
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2021-07-29
To House Administration Committee
USHB4346Engross
50%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the legislative branch, including the House of Representatives and joint items such as the Joint Economic Committee, the Joint Committee on Taxation, the Office of the Attending Physician, and the Office of Congress...
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2021-07-29
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB2366Intro
25%
Provides for the removal of certain statues and busts from display in the Capitol. The bill directs the Joint Committee on the Library to remove the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court chamber of the Capitol and replace it with a bust...
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2021-07-15
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB3005Engross
50%
Provides for the removal of certain statues and busts from display in the Capitol. The bill directs the Joint Committee on the Library to remove the bust of Roger Brooke Taney in the Old Supreme Court chamber of the Capitol and to obtain a bust of Th...
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2021-07-12
Received in the Senate.
USHR499Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and (2) the designation of LGBTQ Equality Day on June 26 to commemorate Supreme Court deci...
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2021-06-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB807Intro
25%
Requires the Supreme Court to permit television coverage of all open sessions of the Court unless it decides by majority vote that allowing such coverage in a particular case would violate the due process rights of any of the parties involved.
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2021-06-24
Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB818Intro
25%
Establishes a framework to allow federal court proceedings—in district courts, in circuit courts, and at the Supreme Court—to be photographed, recorded, broadcast, or televised. Specifically, it authorizes the presiding judge to permit media cove...
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2021-06-24
Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB1334Intro
25%
Addresses campaign finance, including by expanding the prohibition on campaign spending by foreign nationals, requiring additional disclosures of campaign expenditures, and requiring additional disclosures regarding certain political advertisements. ...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB893Intro
25%
Gives the U.S. Supreme Court exclusive jurisdiction to hear appeals from a nationwide injunction issued by a U.S. district court.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USSR164Intro
25%
This resolution opposes any attempt to expand the number of justices on the Supreme Court.
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2021-04-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1141Intro
25%
Increases from 9 to 13 the number of Justices on the Supreme Court.
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2021-04-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB956Intro
25%
Requires online publication of ethics reports, personal finance reports, and other disclosure reports regarding the Justices of the Supreme Court. The bill also requires the Justices of the Supreme Court to file periodic transaction reports regarding...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1Engross
50%
Addresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-03-11
Received in the Senate.
USHJR11Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution to require that the Supreme Court consist of nine Justices.
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2021-03-04
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSJR9Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution to require that the Supreme Court consist of nine Justices.
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2021-03-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 8.
USSB461Intro
25%
Creates a point of order against considering legislation in the Senate that modifies the total number of Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court. The bill allows the point of order to be waived by a vote of two-thirds of the Senate.
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2021-03-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 7.
USSB514Intro
25%
Requires the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain, and the Architect of the Capitol to permanently install in the U.S. Capitol or on the U.S. Capitol Grounds, a monument honoring Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB1455Intro
25%
Requires the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain, and the Architect of the Capitol to permanently install in the U.S. Capitol or on the U.S. Capitol Grounds, a monument honoring Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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2021-03-01
To House Administration Committee
USHB1414Intro
25%
Revises provisions regarding the Federal Election Commission (FEC), including to change FEC membership. Specifically, the bill reduces the number of appointed members of the FEC from six to five and permits no more than two members to be affiliated w...
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2021-02-26
To House Administration Committee
USSB443Intro
25%
Addresses campaign finance, including by expanding the prohibition on campaign spending by foreign nationals, requiring additional disclosures of campaign expenditures, and requiring additional disclosures regarding certain political advertisements. ...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB416Intro
25%
Revises provisions regarding the Federal Election Commission (FEC), including to change FEC membership. Specifically, the bill reduces the number of appointed members of the FEC from six to five and permits no more than two members to be affiliated w...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB129Intro
25%
Allows disabled federal first responders (e.g., law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, and firefighters) to continue receiving federal retirement benefits in the same manner as though they had not been disabled. Under curre...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSJR4Intro
25%
This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution requiring the Supreme Court to be composed of not more than nine Justices.
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2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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