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USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 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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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB1198PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 404 South Boulder Highway in Henderson, Nevada, as the "Henderson Veterans Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at...
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2019-08-21
Became Public Law No: 116-45.
USHB1449PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3033 203rd Street in Olympia Fields, Illinois, as the "Captain Robert L. Martin Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3033 203rd S...
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2019-08-21
Became Public Law No: 116-46.
USHR539IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of The American Legion.
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2019-08-16
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR301IntroA resolution honoring the 50th anniversary of the return of the Indiana Rangers. This resolution commemorates the 50th anniversary of the return from service in the Vietnam War of the Indiana Rangers.
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2019-07-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5275; text: CR S5259)
USSR263IntroA resolution honoring the 100th anniversary of The American Legion.
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2019-07-31
Star Print ordered on the resolution.
USSB504PassLEGION Act Let Everyone Get Involved in Opportunities for National Service Act
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2019-07-30
Became Public Law No: 116-35.
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
USHB2151IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7722 South Main Street in Pine Plains, New York, as the "Senior Chief Petty Officer Shannon M. Kent Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service loc...
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2019-07-25
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB2385IntroTo permit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant program to conduct cemetery research and produce educational materials for the Veterans Legacy Program.
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2019-07-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 138.
USHR508IntroHonoring the 50th anniversary of the return of the Indiana Rangers. This resolution commemorates the 50th anniversary of the return from service in the Vietnam War of the Indiana Rangers.
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2019-07-23
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB1844EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 66 Grove Court in Elgin, Illinois, as the "Corporal Alex Martinez Memorial Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 66 Grove...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2325EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Calle Alondra in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as the "65th Infantry Regiment Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Call...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2054IntroA bill to posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith, in recognition of their contributions to the Nation. This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Represe...
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2019-07-08
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2027IntroA bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the scope of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-27
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB3582IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the scope of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-27
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB327IntroWounded Veterans Recreation Act This bill instructs the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture to make the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass available, without charge and for the lifetime of the passholder, to a...
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB1088IntroFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor member...
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2019-06-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSB389IntroFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor member...
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB849IntroU.S.S. Frank E. Evans Act
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB1152IntroA bill to provide for the transfer of administrative jurisdiction over certain parcels of Federal land in Arlington, Virginia, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHR451IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of June 16 through June 23, 2019, as National GI Bill Commemoration Week and Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944.
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2019-06-19
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSR235IntroA resolution designating June 12, 2019, as "Women Veterans Appreciation Day". This resolution designates June 12, 2019, as Women Veterans Appreciation Day to recognize the service and sacrifices of women veterans who have served valiantly on behalf o...
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2019-06-18
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S3804)
USSB1891IntroFlying Tiger Flight 739 Act
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2019-06-18
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2947IntroVeterans' Record Reconstruction Act of 2019
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2019-06-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2970IntroArmy Security Agency Monument Act
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2019-06-13
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2972IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to improve the communications of the Department of Veterans Affairs relating to services available for women veterans, and for other purposes.
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2019-06-13
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1833IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35 Tulip Avenue in Floral Park, New York, as the "Lieutenant Michael R. Davidson Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35...
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2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR438IntroExpressing support for the designation of June 12, 2019, as "Women Veterans Appreciation Day". This resolution expresses support for the designation of Women Veterans Appreciation Day to recognize the service and sacrifices of women veterans who have...
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2019-06-12
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3231IntroREVAMP Act of 2019 Renovate and Enhance Veterans Meeting Halls and Posts Act of 2019
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2019-06-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2885IntroVeterans Collaboration Act
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2019-06-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHR434IntroExpressing the appreciation of the House of Representatives for Robert E. Wallace, retiring Executive Director of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, Washington Office. This resolution celebrates the leadership, guidance, and friendshi...
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2019-06-10
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR413IntroExpressing the immense gratitude of the House of Representatives for the acts of heroism, valor, and sacrifices made by the members of the United States Armed Forces and allied armed forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at ...
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2019-06-10
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E729-730)
USSR135IntroA resolution expressing the gratitude and appreciation of the Senate for the acts of heroism and valor by the members of the United States Armed Forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at Normandy, France, and commending those...
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2019-06-04
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3199-3200; text: CR S3199-3200)
USHR403IntroHonoring and recognizing the military service and contributions of Native American veterans and communities. This resolution honors the disproportionately high military service, sacrifice, and patriotism of Native American veterans. The resolution al...
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2019-05-28
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHR404IntroCommending Korean and Korean-American Vietnam War veterans for their service to the United States during the Vietnam conflict. This resolution commends Korean and Korean-American Vietnam War veterans for their service.
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2019-05-23
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR407IntroRecognizing on Memorial Day, May 27, 2019, the denial of full participation in their Government through statehood by active duty servicemembers, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and their families who are residents of the District of Col...
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2019-05-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB850IntroHighly Rural Veteran Transportation Program Extension Act
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2019-05-22
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB857IntroA bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the amount of special pension for Medal of Honor recipients, and for other purposes.
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2019-05-22
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB2098IntroVeterans Visa and Protection Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2745IntroMilitary Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations...
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2019-05-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 40.
USHB2655IntroPurple Heart Freedom to Work Act
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2019-05-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1390IntroCreig Sharp Funeral Honors for Veterans Act
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2019-05-09
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB1412IntroRAISE VET FUND Act Restoring Access, Improving Service to Enable Veterans Engaging To Fundraise Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR361IntroRecognizing the importance of paying tribute to those individuals who have faithfully served and retired from the Armed Forces of the United States, supporting the goals and ideals of Military Retiree Appreciation Day, and encouraging the people of t...
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2019-05-09
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB1911IntroSFC Brian Woods Gold Star and Military Survivors Act This bill expands benefits for survivors of members of the Armed Forces. Specifically, it provides commissary and exchange privileges to a remarried former spouse; provides continued eligibility fo...
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2019-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2323IntroSpousal Membership for Veterans Organizations Act of 2019 This bill allows certain veterans organizations, for which there is no auxiliary unit or society, to take into account members who are spouses, widows, or widowers of past or present members o...
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2019-04-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1807IntroHighly Rural Veteran Transportation Program Extension Act
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2019-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Health
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