US Congress Legislature | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

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Active US Congress Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
HB3884MORE Act of 2019 Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act of 2019 This bill decriminalizes marijuana. Specifically, it removes marijuana from the list of scheduled substances under the Controlled Substances Act and eliminates criminal p...2020-11-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 497.
HB8822To remove obstacles to the ability of law enforcement officers to enforce gun safety laws, and for other purposes.2020-11-27
HB1248York River Wild and Scenic River Act of 2019 This bill designates specified segments of the main stem and the tributaries of Bass Cove Creek, Cider Hill Creek, Cutts Ridge Brook, Dolly Gordon Brook, Libby Brook, Rogers Brook, and Smelt Brook of the Y...2020-11-27
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 496.
HB8823To prohibit the use of nonlethal rounds by Federal law enforcement officers in certain contexts, and to discourage the use of such munitions by State and local law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.2020-11-27
HB8824To require the continuation of the FHA affordable rental housing financing partnership with the Federal Financing Bank, and for other purposes.2020-11-27
HB8821To provide an incentive for firearm owners to sell their firearms safely and responsibly.2020-11-27
HR1241Censuring Representative Bill Pascrell of New Jersey.2020-11-27
HB4104Negro Leagues Baseball Centennial Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins in commemoration of the 100th annivers...2020-11-24
Presented to President.
HB5384To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Crosby Street in Mansfield, Louisiana, as the "Dr. C.O. Simpkins, Sr., Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Crosby Street...2020-11-24
Presented to President.
HB8276To authorize the President to posthumously award the Medal of Honor to Alwyn C. Cashe for acts of valor during Operation Iraqi Freedom.2020-11-24
Presented to President.

Top US Congress Sponsors

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Rep. Eleanor Norton [D]2170Syndicate content
Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R]1291Syndicate content
Rep. Steve Cohen [D]1268Syndicate content
Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D]1246Syndicate content
Rep. Jamie Raskin [D]1226Syndicate content
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D]1116Syndicate content
Sen. Edward Markey [D]922Syndicate content
Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D]922Syndicate content
Sen. Jeff Merkley [D]881Syndicate content
Sen. Cory Booker [D]864Syndicate content

Most Viewed US Congress Bills

BillSummaryText
HB6666COVID-19 Testing, Reaching, And Contacting Everyone (TRACE) Act This bill authorizes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to award grants for testing, contact tracing, monitoring, and other activities to address COVID-19 (i.e., corona...Bill Text
HB1For the People Act of 2019 This bill addresses voter access, election integrity, election security, political spending, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration and voting access and limits re...Bill Text
HB5717Gun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...Bill Text
SB1790National 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...Bill Text
HB8Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 This bill establishes new background check requirements for firearm transfers between private parties (i.e., unlicensed individuals). Specifically, it prohibits a firearm transfer between private parties unles...Bill Text
HB509Human Trafficking Accountability Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to designate at least one Human Trafficking Coordinator in each federal judicial district to implement the National Strategy for Combatting Human Trafficking and t...Bill Text
HB490Heartbeat Protection Act of 2019 This bill makes it a crime for a physician to knowingly perform an abortion (1) without determining whether the fetus has a detectable heartbeat, (2) without informing the mother of the results, or (3) after determini...Bill Text
HR8Electing Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives. This resolution elects specified Members to the following House Committees: (1) Appropriations, (2) the Budget, (3) Energy and Commerce, (4) Financial Services, (5) Rule...Bill Text
SB1074REAL Act of 2019 Restoring Education And Learning Act of 2019 This bill restores Pell Grant eligibility for individuals incarcerated in a federal or state penal institution and for sex offenders subject to civil commitment following incarceration.Bill Text
HB420Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol ActBill Text

Most Monitored US Congress Bills

BillSummaryText
HB5717Gun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020 This bill makes various changes to the federal framework governing the sale, transfer, and possession of firearms and ammunition. Among other things, the bill does the following: generally requ...Bill Text
HB8Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 This bill establishes new background check requirements for firearm transfers between private parties (i.e., unlicensed individuals). Specifically, it prohibits a firearm transfer between private parties unles...Bill Text
HB6201Families First Coronavirus Response Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing paid sick leave, tax credits, and free COVID-19 testing; expanding food assistance and unemployment benefits; and increa...Bill Text
SB3548CARES Act Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act This bill addresses economic impacts of, and otherwise responds to, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The bill authorizes emergency loans to distressed businesses, including air carriers...Bill Text
HB6666COVID-19 Testing, Reaching, And Contacting Everyone (TRACE) Act This bill authorizes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to award grants for testing, contact tracing, monitoring, and other activities to address COVID-19 (i.e., corona...Bill Text
HB6800The Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...Bill Text
HB420Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol ActBill Text
HB509Human Trafficking Accountability Act This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to designate at least one Human Trafficking Coordinator in each federal judicial district to implement the National Strategy for Combatting Human Trafficking and t...Bill Text
HB493Sensible Enforcement of Cannabis Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the Department of Justice from prosecuting marijuana-related conduct that is authorized by state law, subject to specified exceptions.Bill Text
HB490Heartbeat Protection Act of 2019 This bill makes it a crime for a physician to knowingly perform an abortion (1) without determining whether the fetus has a detectable heartbeat, (2) without informing the mother of the results, or (3) after determini...Bill Text

US Congress Sessions

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2019-2020116th Congress16117193BrowseSearchDownload
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