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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.
USHB2614Intro
25%
Cedes certain portions of the District of Columbia to Maryland while retaining particular portions of the District (the Federal District) under the exclusive legislative authority and control of Congress to serve as the permanent seat of the federal ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2651Intro
25%
Cedes the District of Columbia to Maryland after Maryland's acceptance of the retrocession. Furthermore, the bill declares that the National Capital Service Area in the District shall not be ceded and relinquished to Maryland and shall continue to se...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
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Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate.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.
USSB51Intro
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Provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-06-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB1522Intro
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Establishes a process for the admission of Puerto Rico into the union as a state, on an equal footing with all other states, based on a majority vote of the people of Puerto Rico.
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2021-06-16
Committee Hearings Held.
USHR438Intro
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Third Reconstruction: Fully addressing poverty and low wages from the bottom up.
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR441Intro
25%
This resolution declares that District of Columbia residents have earned full and equal representation in Congress and full local self-government. It also recognizes that active duty service members, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and ...
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2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB1584Intro
25%
Establishes the 2020 Census Federal Advisory Committee on Transparency and Standards to review 2020 Census operations and decision-making in order to make policy and legislative recommendations, assess how decisions concerning the census affected the...
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2021-05-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1366Intro
25%
To enforce the Twenty-sixth Amendment, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR24Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring Representatives to be apportioned according to the number of U.S. citizens in each state, rather than the number of persons in each state.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB996Intro
25%
Establishes the Congressional Commission to Strengthen Representative Democracy, which must examine and make recommendations relating to changing the membership size of the House of Representatives and the method of electing Representatives.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB51Engross
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Provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-04-22
Received in the Senate.
USSB1361Intro
25%
Cedes the District of Columbia to Maryland after Maryland's acceptance of the retrocession. Furthermore, the bill declares that the National Capital Service Area in the District shall not be ceded and relinquished to Maryland and shall continue to se...
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2021-04-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1267Intro
25%
Extends certain deadlines for the 2020 decennial census. Specifically, the Department of Commerce must (1) complete the tabulation of total population by states, report the tabulation to the President, and make the tabulation public, by May 1, 2021; ...
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2021-04-21
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2699Intro
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Extends certain deadlines for the 2020 decennial census. Specifically, the Department of Commerce must (1) complete the tabulation of total population by states, report the tabulation to the President, and make the tabulation public by May 1, 2021; a...
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2021-04-20
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB2300Intro
25%
Terminates certain executive actions related to immigration. Specifically, this bill terminates an executive order that directs the Bureau of the Census to include in a state's population count each individual whose usual place of residence is in tha...
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2021-04-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB780Intro
25%
Establishes a process for the admission of Puerto Rico into the union as a state, on an equal footing with all other states, based on a majority vote of the people of Puerto Rico.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1Engross
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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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2021-03-11
Received in the Senate.
USHB472Intro
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Cedes the District of Columbia to Maryland after Maryland's acceptance of the retrocession. Furthermore, the bill declares that the National Capital Service Area in the District shall not be ceded and relinquished to Maryland and shall continue to se...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB100Intro
25%
Establishes requirements for nonpartisan redistricting and open primary elections. States must (1) conduct congressional redistricting using a plan developed by a nonpartisan independent redistricting commission, beginning with the 2020 census; and (...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB80Intro
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Establishes requirements regarding congressional redistricting, including that redistricting plans must be developed by an independent redistricting commission. A state that has been redistricted after an apportionment of Representatives may not be r...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB134Intro
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Prohibits a state where the congressional districts have been redistricted after a decennial census from carrying out another redistricting until after the next apportionment of Representatives following a decennial census, unless a court requires th...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB81Intro
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Requires state redistricting entities to publish information regarding redistricting plans, both before and after adoption of a redistricting plan. The required information includes (1) maps of the congressional districts; (2) the composition of the ...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB1295Intro
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Excludes from the gross income of bona fide residents of the District of Columbia income derived from sources within the District of Columbia and income connected with a trade or business in the District of Columbia, for income tax purposes.
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2021-02-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
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