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USHB2662Engross
50%
Addresses issues regarding inspectors general (IGs) and the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE) Integrity Committee. The committee is charged with investigating allegations of wrongdoing against office of IG official...
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2021-10-21
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB2055Intro
25%
To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the Rules of the House of Representatives, the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995, the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, the ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2137Intro
25%
Explicitly grants extraterritorial jurisdiction over criminal conduct involving the killing (or attempted killing) of a federal officer or employee. The United States may prosecute such conduct that occurs outside the United States.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2826Intro
25%
To establish a Global Climate Change Resilience Strategy, to authorize the admission of climate-displaced persons, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3684Engross
50%
Addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill extends FY2021 enacted levels th...
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2021-10-01
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule XIX, further consideration of the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 3684 is postponed.
USHB1311Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of State to establish an Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Resources. If the State Department establishes this position, it must ensure there are sufficient personnel dedicated to handling energy-related issues, such a...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB2903Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to establish executive education activities on emerging technologies for appropriate general and flag officers and senior executive-level civilian leaders, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB2921Intro
25%
A bill to protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-30
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5412Intro
25%
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for oth...
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2021-09-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2617Engross
50%
Revises provisions regarding agency reporting of performance goals. Specifically, the description of how the performance goals are to be achieved shall include (1) the human capital, training, data and evidence, information technology, and skill sets...
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2021-09-29
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2792Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for s...
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2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USHB5314Intro
25%
To protect our democracy by preventing abuses of presidential power, restoring checks and balances and accountability and transparency in government, and defending elections against foreign interference, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
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)
USSB2727Intro
25%
A bill to provide for a period of continuing appropriations in the event of a lapse in appropriations under the normal appropriations process, and establish procedures and consequences in the event of a failure to enact appropriations.
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2021-09-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR611Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the Secretary of Defense, Lloyd James Austin III, should immediately resign from office.
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2021-08-31
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR608Intro
25%
Impeaching Antony John Blinken, Secretary of State, for high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2021-08-27
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.
USSB2610Intro
25%
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2022 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Intelligence Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and ...
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2021-08-10
By Senator Warner from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 117-37. Additional views filed.
USHR582Intro
25%
Impeaching Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas, Secretary of Homeland Security, for high crimes and misdemeanors.
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2021-08-10
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2068Intro
25%
Permanently authorizes the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), requires the MBDA to promote and administer programs that assist the development of minority business enterprises (MBEs), and establishes the Minority Business Enterprises Adviso...
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2021-08-04
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2613Intro
25%
Provides support through programs and financial assistance for climate change planning, mitigation, adaptation, and resilience in U.S. territories (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), the Freely ...
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2021-08-04
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB2297Intro
25%
A bill to improve global health, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
USHB4589Intro
25%
To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to establish in the Department of State a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer and the Foreign Service Act of 1980 to promote increased diversity and inclusion in the Foreign Service, and f...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4838Intro
25%
To support the inclusive and meaningful participation of youth in peace building and conflict prevention, management, and resolution, as well as post-conflict relief and recovery efforts.
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2021-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4668Intro
25%
Eliminates the position of Chief Diversity Officer within the Department of Defense (DOD). Additionally, the bill prohibits federal funds from being used to establish a position similar to that of Chief Diversity Officer or Senior Advisor for Diversi...
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2021-07-22
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB1079Engross
50%
Requires the President to establish an interagency working group to (1) coordinate the U.S. response to the ongoing desert locust outbreak in the East Africa region and its impact on food security and political stability, including in the context of ...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3138Engross
50%
Requires the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to establish the State and Local Cybersecurity Grant Program to address cybersecurity risks and threats to the information systems of state, local, or tribal organizations. Eligible...
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2021-07-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB3119Engross
50%
Requires the Secretary of Energy to assign energy emergency and energy security functions to an Assistant Secretary, including responsibilities with respect to infrastructure and cybersecurity. The Department of Energy must ensure that such functions...
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2021-07-20
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2994Intro
25%
Makes a series of changes with respect to the appointment, tenure, and qualifications of acting officials of executive agencies. Among other things, the bill specifies that, for a position that requires an appointment by the President (by and with th...
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2021-07-20
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB730Intro
25%
Authorizes private civil causes of action for disparate impact violations (to the same extent as intentional violations) of federal regulations of general applicability that prohibit discrimination on the ground of race, color, or national origin in ...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USSB2201Intro
25%
A bill to manage supply chain risk through counterintelligence training, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USHB2780Intro
25%
Provides support through programs and financial assistance for climate change planning, mitigation, adaptation, and resilience in U.S. territories (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands) and the Free...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 17.
USHB391Engross
50%
Directs the President to create the Global Health Security Agenda Interagency Review Council to implement the Global Health Security Agenda, an initiative launched by nearly 30 nations to address global infectious disease threats. The council's respo...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2043Intro
25%
Replaces the congressional publication entitled United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the PLUM Book, with an online public directory. The PLUM Book contains personnel information for federal civil service leaders...
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2021-06-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHJR27PassThis joint resolution appoints Barbara M. Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
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2021-06-23
Became Public Law No: 117-19. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2689Intro
25%
To require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has the nece...
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2021-06-23
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23.
USHR493Intro
25%
Expressing disapproval of the failure to uphold the constitutional duty to "take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed" and the usurpation of the legislative authority of Congress by the President of the United States.
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2021-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2171Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit Presidential appointees from subsequently acting on behalf of the Government of the People's Republic of China, the Chinese Communist Party, and Chinese military companies.
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2021-06-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR282Intro
25%
A resolution recognizing July 1, 2021, as the 100th anniversary of the Government Accountability Office and commending the service of the Government Accountability Office to Congress and the United States.
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2021-06-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4701; consideration: CR S4691-4692; text: CR S4700-4701)
USSB2104Intro
25%
A bill to support global labor rights, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB610Engross
50%
Provides support for the protection and restoration of the San Francisco Bay estuary and the recovery of certain species in the estuary. Specifically, it establishes a San Francisco Bay Program Office in the Environmental Protection Agency. The progr...
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2021-06-16
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1922Intro
25%
Reauthorizes the Merit Systems Protection Board through FY2026 and modifies its authority. Specifically, the bill requires the board to establish and collect a filing fee to be paid by any individual filing a claim or appeal. The bill requires the bo...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USSB2052Intro
25%
Imposes limits on the use of biometric surveillance systems, such as facial recognition systems, by federal and state government entities. A federal agency or official may not in an official capacity acquire, possess, or use in the United States any ...
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2021-06-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3907Intro
25%
Imposes limits on the use of biometric surveillance systems, such as facial recognition systems, by federal and state government entities. A federal agency or official may not in an official capacity acquire, possess, or use in the United States any ...
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2021-06-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB2002Intro
25%
Specifies that the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) may only fire a director of a national research institute or national center of the NIH on the basis of malfeasance, neglect of offi...
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2021-06-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1996Intro
25%
A bill to protect human rights and enhance opportunities for LGBTQI people around the world, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1260Intro
25%
Establishes a Directorate for Technology and Innovation in the National Science Foundation (NSF) and establishes various programs and activities. The goals of the directorate shall be, among other things, the strengthening of U.S. leadership in criti...
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2021-06-08
Passed Senate, under the order of 5/28/21, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 68 - 32. Record Vote Number: 226. (text: CR S4049-4499)
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
USSB921Engross
50%
Explicitly grants extraterritorial jurisdiction over criminal conduct involving the killing (or attempted killing) of a federal officer or employee. The United States may prosecute such conduct that occurs outside the United States.
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2021-06-01
Held at the desk.
USSB1947Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the position of Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Travel and Tourism, to statutorily establish the United States Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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