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HJRES 31 - Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019
02/15/2019 - Became Public Law No: 116-6.
<p>This joint resolution provides continuing FY2019 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the earlier of February 28, 2019, or the enactment of the applicable appropriations legislation. </p> <p>It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and ends the partial DHS shutdown that began on December 22, 2018, because the existing CR expired and the FY2019 DHS appropriations bill has not been enacted. </p> <p>The CR also</p> <ul> <li>makes appropriations available, pursuant to a requirement under current law, to compensate DHS employees furloughed as a result of any lapse in appropriations that began on or about December 22, 2018; </li> <li>reimburses or compensates certain states, federal grantees, and furloughed state employees for the lapse in DHS ...

HR 1158 - Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020
12/20/2019 - Became Public Law No: 116-93.
<p><b>DHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019</b></p> <p>This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security's national cybersecurity and communications integration center to maintain cyber-hunt and incident-response teams to assist with activities such as restoring services following a cyber incident and identifying cybersecurity risks and unauthorized cyber activity.</p>

HR 1585 - Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019
04/10/2019 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 66.

HR 1893 - Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ)
Next Step Act of 2019
04/08/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

HR 196 - Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY)
Democracy Restoration Act of 2019
01/03/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.

HR 21 - Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019
01/08/2019 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 5.
...This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: </p> <ul> <li> the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li> the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li>the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li> the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li> the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019; and </li> <li> the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2019. </li> </ul> <p>The departments ...

HR 3055 - Rep. Jose Serrano (D-NY)
Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Further Health Extenders Act of 2019
11/21/2019 - Became Public Law No: 116-69.
<p><b>Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020</b></p> <p>This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Commerce; the Department of Justice (DOJ); science agencies, including the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the National Science Foundation (NSF); and several related agencies. </p> <p>The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Commerce for</p> <ul> <li> the International Trade Administration, </li> <li>the Bureau of Industry and Security, </li> <li>the Economic Development Administration,</li> <li> the Minority Business Development Agency, </li> <li>Economic and Statistical Analysis, </li> <li> the Bureau of the Census, </li> <li> the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, </li> <li> ...

HR 3524 - Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)
Northern Triangle and Border Stabilization Act
08/02/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations.

HR 3645 - Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1]
Correct the Census Count Act
07/09/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

HR 384 - Rep. Steve King (R-IA)
Establishing Mandatory Minimums for Illegal Reentry Act of 2019
01/09/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.
<p><b>Kate's Law or the Establishing Mandatory Minimums for Illegal Reentry Act of 2019</b></p> <p>This bill imposes a mandatory minimum five-year prison term (not more than six years) upon removed aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States.</p> <p>The bill also imposes mandatory minimum prison terms upon removed aliens convicted of certain serious crimes, including three or more misdemeanors involving drugs or an aggravated felony as defined by the immigration law. </p>

HR 3884 - Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY)
Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act of 2019
11/21/2019 - Ordered to be Reported (Amended).

HR 4168 - Rep. John Lewis (D-GA)
Law Enforcement Inclusion Act of 2019
09/25/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

HR 4368 - Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA)
Justice in Forensic Algorithms Act of 2019
10/02/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet.

HR 4369 - Rep. Mark Walker (R-NC)
To expand access to apprenticeships and pre-apprenticeships among certain populations, and for other purposes.
10/02/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

HR 5790 - Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN)
Advancing FASD Research, Prevention, and Services Act
02/06/2020 - Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 6318 - Rep. Robin Kelly (D-IL)
To expand economic opportunities, improve community policing, and promote common-sense gun violence prevention in underserved communities, and for other purposes.
03/23/2020 - Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, Financial Services, Ways and Means, Small Business, Oversight and Reform, Agriculture, Rules, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 648 - Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019
01/28/2019 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 16.
...This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: </p><ul> <li>the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li> the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019;</li> <li> the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li> the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019; </li> <li> the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2019; and</li> <li> the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019.</li> </ul> <p>The departments and ...

HR 7194 - Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA)
Mandatory Minimum Reform Act of 2020
06/11/2020 - Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 7278 - Rep. Pete Stauber (R-MN)
JUSTICE Act
06/18/2020 - Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on House Administration, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 7617 - Rep. Peter Visclosky (D-IN)
Defense, Commerce, Justice, Science, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2021
08/12/2020 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
<p><b>Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2021</b></p> <p>This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. </p> <p>(The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, and nuclear warheads, which are all considered in other appropriations bills.) </p> <p>Within the DOD budget, the bill provides appropriations for</p> <ul> <li>Military Personnel; </li> <li>Operation and Maintenance; </li> <li> Procurement; </li> <li> Research, Development, Test and Evaluation; and </li> <li> Revolving and Management Funds. </li> </ul> <p>The bill provides appropriations for Other Department of Defense Programs, including </p> <ul> <li> the Defense Health Program, </li> <li>Chemical ...

HR 7667 - Rep. Jose Serrano (D-NY)
Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021
07/16/2020 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 366.

HR 7668 - Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL)
Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2021
07/17/2020 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 367.
<p><b>Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2021</b></p> <p>This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including</p> <ul> <li>the Department of the Treasury,</li> <li>the Executive Office of the President,</li> <li>the judiciary,</li> <li>the District of Columbia, and</li> <li>several independent agencies.</li> </ul> <p>The independent agencies funded in the bill include</p> <ul> <li>the Administrative Conference of the United States, </li> <li> the Consumer Product Safety Commission, </li> <li> the Election Assistance Commission, </li> <li> the Federal Communications Commission, </li> <li> the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, </li> <li> the Federal Election Commission, </li> <li> the Federal Labor Relations ...

HR 7703 - Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY)
Caribbean Basin Security Initiative Authorization Act
07/21/2020 - Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

HR 7848 - Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA)
Counseling Not Criminalization in Schools Act
07/29/2020 - Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

HR 7907 - Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22]
National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2020
07/31/2020 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

HR 794 - Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1]
Correct the Census Count Act
01/25/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

HRES 1027 - Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ)
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the wrongs and hardships of Black women are often equal to those experienced by Black men yet receive less attention and justice, and that any legislation passed in the House of Representatives to remedy racial inequities in the United ...
06/26/2020 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

HRES 419 - Rep. David Joyce (R-OH)
Acknowledging the contributions of America's addiction professionals and their commitment to delivering evidence-based practice to individuals with substance use disorders through recognized standards of education, training, and competencies.
06/03/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

HRES 702 - Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA)
Recognizing that the United States has a moral obligation to meet its foundational promise of guaranteed justice for all.
12/18/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

HRES 863 - Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY)
Reaffirming the importance of ensuring justice is provided to Malcolm X and the need to reopen the investigation into the assassination of this profound and fearless civil rights leader.
03/10/2020 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
<p>This resolution recognizes Malcolm X as a leading figure in the movement for justice for African Americans and urges the Department of Justice and local law enforcement to reinvestigate his assassination.</p>

HRES 952 - Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-CA)
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to recognize the resettlement of Southeast Asian refugees, commemorate the contributions of Southeast Asian Americans to the United States, urge the President to halt the deportation of Southeast Asian refugees, and advance equitable policies for ...
05/05/2020 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

S 1068 - Sen. Benjamin Cardin (D-MD)
A bill to secure the Federal voting rights of persons when released from incarceration.
04/09/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S 1445 - Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY)
Central America Reform and Enforcement Act
05/14/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S2820-2831)

S 1790 - Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
12/20/2019 - Became Public Law No: 116-92.
...This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs of the Department of Energy (DOE). It does not provide budget authority, which is provided in subsequent appropriations legislation.</p> <p>The bill authorizes appropriations to DOD for (1) Procurement, including helicopters, weapons, aircraft, vessels, shipbuilding and conversion, and missiles; (2) Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation; and (3) Operation and Maintenance.</p> <p>The bill also authorizes the FY2020 personnel strengths for active duty and reserve forces.</p> <p>The bill authorizes appropriations and sets forth policies regarding </p> <ul> <li>military personnel; </li> ...

S 210 - Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND)
Tribal Law and Order Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2019
05/06/2019 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 77.

S 2146 - Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ)
A bill to enable incarcerated persons to petition a Federal court for a second look at sentences longer than 10 years, where the person is not a danger to the safety of any person or the community, and has shown they are ready for reentry, and for other purposes.
07/17/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S 2227 - Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA)
A bill to decriminalize and deschedule cannabis, to provide for reinvestment in certain persons adversely impacted by the War on Drugs, to provide for expungement of certain cannabis offenses, and for other purposes.
07/23/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S 2434 - Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI)
National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2019
08/01/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S 2843 - Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, and for other purposes.
11/13/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6569)

S 2850 - Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT)
A bill to focus limited Federal resources on the most serious offenders.
11/13/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S 2931 - Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)
A bill to establish a process for obtaining a Federal certificate of rehabilitation, and for other purposes.
11/21/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S 3201 - Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC)
Temporary Reauthorization and Study of the Emergency Scheduling of Fentanyl Analogues Act
02/06/2020 - Became Public Law No: 116-114.

S 3985 - Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC)
JUSTICE Act
06/24/2020 - Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure was not invoked (Record Vote No. 126) entered in Senate.

S 4360 - Sen. Christopher Murphy (D-CT)
Counseling Not Criminalization in Schools Act
07/29/2020 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S 697 - Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ)
Next Step Act of 2019
03/07/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S 719 - Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL)
Solitary Confinement Reform Act
03/07/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

SCONRES 12 - Sen. Michael Enzi (R-WY)
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2024.
04/01/2019 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 50.

SRES 292 - Sen. Benjamin Cardin (D-MD)
A 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 regions.
07/30/2019 - Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5201-5202)