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USSB3317Intro
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Establishes programs to promote democracy abroad, authorizes Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) democracy programs from FY2023 through FY2027, and addresses related issues. The State Department must establish pr...
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2022-07-21
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 456.
USSB2559Intro
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Requires the Department of Homeland Security to coordinate with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy to temporarily establish the National Deepfake Provenance Task Force. Comprised of federal and nonfederal stakeholders, the task f...
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2022-05-24
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 382.
USHB3113PassDirects the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and disseminat...
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2022-04-29
Became Public Law No: 117-114.
USSB4112Intro
25%
A bill to address issues involving the economic statecraft of the United States, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7429Intro
25%
To impose sanctions with respect to the use of cryptocurrency to facilitate transactions by Russian persons subject to sanctions, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7338Intro
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To require congressional notification prior to payments of Department of State rewards using cryptocurrencies, authorize the appointment of a Director of Digital Currency Security in the Office of Economic Sanctions Policy and Implementation of the D...
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2022-04-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB3591Intro
25%
A bill to strengthen the bilateral partnership between the United States and Ecuador in support of democratic institutions and rule of law, sustainable and inclusive economic growth, and conservation.
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2022-04-04
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 320.
USHB4738Engross
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Directs the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to establish a history project to be known as the COVID-19 American History Project to collect and make publicly available individual stories and records of experiences during the COVID-...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB7161Intro
25%
To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish service programs dedicated to digital equity, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3867Intro
25%
A bill to impose sanctions with respect to the use of cryptocurrency to facilitate transactions by Russian persons subject to sanctions, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-17
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB3799Intro
25%
Sets out programs and activities primarily to address public health preparedness and response. Specifically, the bill establishes a legislative task force to investigate the COVID-19 pandemic and a White House office to advise on pandemic preparednes...
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2022-03-15
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB7067Intro
25%
To impose sanctions with respect to the use of cryptocurrency to facilitate transactions by Russian persons subject to sanctions, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3723Intro
25%
Imposes sanctions pertaining to Russia and addresses related issues. The President must impose property- and visa-blocking sanctions on (1) members of the United Russia Party in the lower house of Russia's legislature, (2) Russian government official...
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2022-03-02
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 293.
USSB2992Intro
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Prohibits certain large online platforms from engaging in specified acts, including giving preference to their own products on the platform, unfairly limiting the availability on the platform of competing products from another business, or discrimina...
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2022-03-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 301.
USSB904Intro
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Directs the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to jointly develop and adopt interagency standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among federal databases for the collection and disseminat...
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2022-02-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USHR937Intro
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This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it is the duty of the federal government to carry out specified actions, including enacting a balanced budget amendment and abolishing the Department of Education.
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2022-02-23
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB6597Intro
25%
Requires the Small Business Administration to study the current and potential uses of blockchain technology (i.e., the technology that supports digital currencies such as Bitcoin) in making loans to qualified small businesses.
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2022-02-03
To House Small Business Committee
USSB673Intro
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Creates a four-year safe harbor from antitrust laws for print, broadcast, or digital news companies to collectively negotiate with online content distributors (e.g., social media companies) regarding the terms on which the news companies' content may...
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2022-02-02
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Competition Policy, Antitrust, and Consumer Rights. Hearings held.
USHB1848Intro
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Establishes several programs and incentives to modernize the nation's communications, drinking water, energy, transportation, health care, and other related infrastructure. For example, the bill provides incentives to make broadband internet more acc...
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2022-01-20
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB5746Engross
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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.
USHB6000Intro
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Addresses pandemic preparedness and public health issues, caregiver and patient engagement, drug development, insurance coverage, and biomedical research. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must undertake research and other activities ...
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2022-01-04
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
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.
USSB3427Intro
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A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a Neuroscience Center of Excellence.
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2021-12-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2043Intro
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Replaces the congressional publication titled 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 leadershi...
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2021-12-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 157.
USHB5792Intro
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Directs the General Services Administration (GSA) to establish a Digital Service Agreement Program, under which GSA shall award grants to, or enter into cooperative agreements or memoranda of understanding with, eligible applicants (state, local, and...
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2021-12-02
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 13.
USHB1550Engross
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Reauthorizes through FY2026 and expands Department of Health and Human Services activities to educate health care providers and the public about human papillomavirus (HPV), its association with certain cancers, and the importance of HPV vaccines. Spe...
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2021-12-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3088Intro
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Establishes a federal statutory framework to regulate the manufacture, sale, offer to sell, transfer, purchase, and receipt of ghost guns (i.e., guns without serial numbers). Additionally, the bill revises the federal statutory framework regulating t...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2946Intro
25%
Establishes measures to monitor, report on, and address corruption and human rights abuses in Nicaragua. Specifically, the bill directs U.S. leadership at international financial institutions to advocate for oversight with respect to any loan or fina...
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2021-11-09
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB3195Intro
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Places requirements on entities that process or transfer a consumer's data. Specifically, the bill requires such entities to make their privacy policy publicly available and provide an individual with access to their personal data; delete or correct,...
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2021-11-04
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB3153Intro
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Allows the adjusted basis of certain assets (including any common stock in a C corporation, any digital asset, and tangible property used in a trade or business) to be indexed for inflation for the purpose of determining the gain or loss of a taxpaye...
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2021-11-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5838Intro
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Allows the adjusted basis of certain assets (including any common stock in a C corporation, any digital asset, and tangible property used in a trade or business) to be indexed for inflation for the purpose of determining the gain or loss of a taxpaye...
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2021-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5412Intro
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Authorizes various intelligence-related activities for FY2022 and addresses related issues. For example, the bill authorizes the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to support activities related to personnel recruitment and retenti...
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2021-10-28
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 114.
USHB4028Engross
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Requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to report on the information and communication technology supply chain and to develop a strategy to ensure the economic competitiveness of trusted information and communication t...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2747Intro
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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.
USHB2092Intro
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Directs the Bureau of Prisons to establish a pilot program to screen mail and packages for contraband at an offsite secure facility before the mail and packages arrive at a federal prison facility.
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2395Intro
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Establishes requirements for advanced technological false personation records (i.e., deep fakes) and establishes criminal penalties for related violations. Specifically, it requires producers of deep fakes to generally comply with certain digital wat...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB2943Intro
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Requires certain entities to disclose ransom payments to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Specifically, within 48 hours of paying a ransom, disclosure must be made to DHS by any entity that (1) is engaged in interstate commerce, (2) is enga...
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2021-10-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5501Intro
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Requires certain entities to disclose ransom payments to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Specifically, within 48 hours of paying a ransom, disclosure must be made to DHS by any entity that (1) is engaged in interstate commerce, (2) is enga...
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2021-10-06
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USSB2926Intro
25%
Requires certain entities to disclose ransom payments to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Specifically, within seven days of paying a ransom, disclosure must be made to DHS by any entity that (1) is engaged in interstate commerce, (2) is en...
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2021-10-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5439Intro
25%
Prohibits operators of commercial online platforms that are directed to children from engaging in certain practices, including implementing features that encourage additional engagement with the platform, promoting certain types of content, and using...
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2021-10-01
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USSB2918Intro
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Prohibits operators of commercial online platforms that are directed to children from engaging in certain practices, including implementing features that encourage additional engagement with the platform, promoting certain types of content, and using...
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2021-09-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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)
USSB1Intro
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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
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Authorizes various intelligence-related activities for FY2022 and addresses related issues. For example, the bill requires the National Counterintelligence and Security Center to periodically report to Congress and certain agencies; authorizes the Of...
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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.
USSR310Intro
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This resolution recognizes and expresses support for efforts to promote democracy and human rights in Cuba.
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2021-08-03
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5699-5701; text: CR S5699-5700)
USSB2543Intro
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Requires the President to report to Congress on the national security risks associated with any plans by China's government to create an official digital currency.
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2021-07-29
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR534Intro
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This resolution recognizes and expresses support for efforts to promote democracy and human rights in Cuba.
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2021-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2319Intro
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Makes it unlawful to intentionally publish digital instructions for programming a three-dimensional printer to make a firearm.
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2021-07-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4225Intro
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Makes it unlawful to intentionally publish digital instructions for programming a three-dimensional printer to make a firearm.
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2021-06-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3723Engross
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Requires various agencies to explore the use of emerging technologies in the context of consumer products and safety. First, the Consumer Product Safety Commission must consult with relevant stakeholders, such as data scientists and product manufactu...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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