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USHB7856IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-07-31
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 11 - 8.
USSB4049IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2020-07-23
S.Amdt.2417 Notwithstanding the passage of S. 4049 and the adoption of amendment SA 2301 to S. 4049, the instruction line for amendment SA 2417 is modified by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4449; text: CR S4449)
USHR1047IntroCondemning the statements of Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota.
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2020-07-16
To House Ethics Committee
USHR1023IntroCalling for justice for George Floyd and others, and condemning violence and rioting.
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2020-06-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB4080IntroCountering Global White Supremacist Terrorism Act
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2020-06-25
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7345IntroTo counter white identity terrorism globally, and for other purposes.
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2020-06-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSR637IntroA resolution commemorating the 35th anniversary of United States broadcasting to Cuba. This resolution celebrates the 35th anniversary of Radio and TV Martí and recognizes the role that broadcasting to Cuba serves in providing outside information to...
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2020-06-23
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR454IntroA resolution calling for the immediate release of Cuban democracy activist Jose Daniel Ferrer and commending the efforts of Jose Daniel Ferrer to promote human rights and fundamental freedoms in Cuba. This resolution condemns the conviction, sentenci...
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2020-06-11
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2921-2922; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR S2922)
USSR607IntroA resolution recognizing that in the 25 years since normalizing diplomatic relations, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the United States of America have worked toward increased stability, prosperity, and peace in Southeast Asia, and expressing t...
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2020-06-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB192EngrossTrans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership Act This bill provides statutory authority for the Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership, an interagency program launched in 2005 to partner with countries in the Sahel and Maghreb regions of Africa to co...
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2020-06-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 475.
USHR971IntroCommemorating the 35th anniversary of broadcasting to Cuba. This resolution recognizes the role that broadcasting to Cuba serves in providing outside information to the Cuban people and honors those at Radio and TV Martí, administered through the Of...
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2020-05-22
To House Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade Committee
USHB7001IntroWorld Press Freedom Protection and Reciprocity Act
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2020-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3818IntroWorld Press Freedom Protection and Reciprocity Act
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2020-05-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR884IntroRecognizing the global threat transnational white supremacist extremism presents to America and its interests. This resolution condemns transnational white supremacist extremism, supports law enforcement and intelligence agencies in their efforts to ...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR858IntroCondemning Stephen Miller for his trafficking in bigotry, hatred, and divisive political rhetoric and policies that are inconsistent with the trust and confidence placed in him as a Senior Advisor to the President and expressing the sense of the Hous...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR754IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should continue to support the people of Nicaragua in their peaceful efforts to promote democracy and human rights, and use the tools under United States law to increase poli...
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2020-03-09
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6089IntroU.S.-Africa Strategic Security Act This bill prohibits the Department of Defense (DOD), absent a report that addresses specified issues, from using FY2020 funds to reduce the number of U.S. Armed Forces deployed to the U.S. Africa Command Area of res...
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2020-03-04
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR868IntroCondemning the comments of Senator and Democratic Socialist Presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders (I-VT), disregarding the history of systemic human rights abuses, forced indoctrination, and authoritarian actions of the literacy and education polici...
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2020-02-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR837IntroReaffirming the need for transatlantic cooperation to combat anti-Semitism in Europe. This resolution reaffirms the longstanding alliance between the United States and Europe and recognizes the need for these entities to cooperatively combat anti-Sem...
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2020-02-21
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USSR498IntroA resolution condemning Stephen Miller for trafficking in bigotry, hatred, and divisive political rhetoric and for promoting policies that are inconsistent with the trust and confidence placed in him as a Senior Advisor to the President, and expressi...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB5736IntroTransnational White Supremacist Extremism Review Act This bill directs the Office of Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security to develop and disseminate a threat assessment regarding threats to the United States associated wit...
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB5810IntroUSA Civics Act of 2020 Understanding and Studying American Civics Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2026 and revises the American History for Freedom grant program. The bill renames the program as the American Civics Education Program. The...
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2020-02-07
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR827IntroAffirming that all Chinese companies, private and state-owned, are under the effective control of the Chinese Communist Party. This resolution encourages the United Kingdom to exclude high-risk telecommunications vendors, specifically Huawei, from in...
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2020-02-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR752IntroSupporting the rights of the people of Iran to free expression, condemning the Iranian regime for its crackdown on legitimate protests, and for other purposes. This resolution states that the House of Representatives stands with the people in Iran en...
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2020-01-28
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB1865PassNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 8 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Serv...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-94. (TXT | PDF)
USHR774IntroCalling for the immediate release of Cuban democracy activist José Daniel Ferrer and commending the efforts of José Daniel Ferrer to promote human rights and fundamental freedoms in Cuba. This resolution condemns the imprisonment of Cuban democracy...
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2019-12-19
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB5210IntroRefugee Protection Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB3142IntroIncreasing Efficiency of All United States-Based Terrorism Information Sharing Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHR732IntroCondemning and recognizing transnational White supremacist extremism as a major global threat. This resolution recognizes transnational white supremacist extremism as a major global threat. The resolution calls upon the United States and other countr...
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSR450IntroA resolution recognizing the 71st anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of "Human Rights Day". This resolution designates December 10, 2019, as Human Rights Day. It also reaffirms the Universal Declaration of Hu...
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2019-12-18
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 12/10/2019 CR S6954)
USHR745IntroUrging the Republic of India to end the restrictions on communications and mass detentions in Jammu and Kashmir as swiftly as possible and preserve religious freedom for all residents. This resolution recognizes the security challenges faced by India...
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2019-12-06
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2936IntroRefugee Protection Act of 2019
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2019-11-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR675IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that socialist proposals such as Medicare for All, student loan forgiveness, and the Green New Deal with a guaranteed job for all, are antithetical to American foundational values of self-responsib...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR679IntroExpressing support for designation of November 7 as annual "Victims of Communism Memorial Day". This resolution recognizes the victims of communist regimes and requests that the President issue a yearly proclamation declaring the National Day for the...
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2019-11-05
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB554IntroSaudi Educational Transparency and Reform Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress annually on educational materials published by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education, which are used both inside and outside Saudi Ar...
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHR618IntroCongratulating the peoples of the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic on the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, on the 26th anniversary of their countries' independence, and on the 101st anniversary of Czechoslovakia's declaration of indep...
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2019-10-25
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB4837IntroTaxpayer Savings Improvement Act This bill prohibits federal agencies from using funds for grants that would fund a study on (1) the history of wine in countries outside of the United States, (2) whether insects are attracted to artificial light, or ...
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2019-10-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4682IntroTo provide for United States participation in the Inter-Parliamentary Union, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the Department of State to facilitate the U.S. readmission and participation in the Inter-Parliamentary Union and to pay related...
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2019-10-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR543IntroRecognizing Hong Kong's bilateral relationship with the United States, condemning the interference of the People's Republic of China in Hong Kong's affairs, and supporting the people of Hong Kong's right to protest. This resolution calls on the Hong ...
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2019-10-15
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHR595IntroCommemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. This resolution celebrates the life of Mahatma Gandhi on the 150th anniversary of his birth and encourages the people of the United States to observe the International Da...
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2019-10-08
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHB4097IntroAfghan Women's Inclusion in Negotiations Act This bill requires the Department of State to report on the participation of Afghan women in the Afghan peace process and a strategy for U.S. post-conflict engagement in Afghanistan. Specifically, the Stat...
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2019-10-08
To House Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation Committee
USHR607IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the International Day of Non-Violence. This resolution expresses the House of Representatives' support for the goals and ideals of the International Day of Non-Violence and encourages the people of the United States...
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2019-09-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR357IntroA resolution celebrating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi. This resolution celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi and honors his accomplishments and impact.
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2019-09-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2583IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
USHR536IntroStrongly condemning the violent actions of Antifa and recognizing that it engages in domestic terrorism.
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR525IntroCalling for the designation of Antifa as a domestic terrorist organization. This resolution calls for the groups and organizations acting under the banner of Antifa to be designated as domestic terrorist organizations.
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR513IntroRecognizing the vital importance of democracy in the United States and encouraging State and local governments to aide citizens in reflecting on the contributions of democracy to a more free and stable world.
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR292IntroA resolution calling on the Government of Cameroon and armed separatist groups to respect the human rights of all Cameroonian citizens, to end all violence, and to pursue an inclusive dialogue to resolve the conflict in the Northwest and Southwest re...
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2019-07-30
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR289IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that socialism poses a significant threat to freedom, liberty, and economic prosperity.
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2019-07-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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