Tag Archives: LegislativeWatch

H.Con.Res. 83: Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces to engage in hostilities in or against Iran.

Passed House (Senate next):
Last Action: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 – 194 (Roll no. 7).
Explanation: This resolution passed in the House on January 9, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

H.R. 4082: To prohibit the private purchase or sale of a firearm or ammunition except through a federally licensed firearms dealer, to impose additional requirements on such a dealer, and for other purposes.

Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] is a member of the committee.

H.R. 3419: To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit former Members and elected officers of Congress from lobbying Congress at any time after leaving office, and for other purposes.

Introduced: Sponsor: Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Ethics, House Committee on House Administration, and 2 other committees which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

S. 1707: A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to assist States to rehabilitate or replace certain bridges, and for other purposes.

Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH]

This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.

1 cosponsor is on that committee.

S. 1321: A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit interference with voting systems under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D-CT]

This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D-CT] is a member of the committee.

S. 1328: A bill to designate foreign persons who improperly interfere in United States elections as inadmissible aliens, and for other purposes.

Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL]

This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.

Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL] is a member of the committee.

S. 1335: A bill to eliminate the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

Cruz favors letting banks stealing our money by any means they care to use. Introduced: Sponsor: Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX]

This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.

2 cosponsors are on that committee.