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Bills and Resolutions

Coming Up

19 bills and resolutions are on the House and Senate calendars for the coming days.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.J.Res. 77: Opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 1833: To 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 ...

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 1815: SEC Disclosure Effectiveness Testing Act

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 887: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 877 East 1200 South in Orem, Utah, as the “Jerry C. Washburn Post Office Building”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3144: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 8520 Michigan Avenue in Whittier, California, as the “Jose Ramos Post Office Building”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 1972: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 West Kent Avenue in Missoula, Montana, as the “Jeannette Rankin Post Office Building”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3152: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 456 North Meridian Street in Indianapolis, Indiana, as the “Richard G. Lugar Post Office”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3314: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1750 McCulloch Boulevard North in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, as the “Lake Havasu City Combat Veterans ...

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3207: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 114 Mill Street in Hookstown, Pennslyvania, as the “Staff Sergeant Dylan Elchin Post Office Building”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3329: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the “Paul Eaton Post Office Building”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3624: Outsourcing Accountability Act of 2019

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 1253: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 13507 Van Nuys Boulevard in Pacoima, California, as the “Ritchie Valens Post Office Building”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 1252: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6531 Van Nuys Boulevard in Van Nuys, California, as the “Marilyn Monroe Post Office”.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 3889: ONDCP Technical Corrections Act of 2019

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

S. 1196: A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1715 Linnerud Drive in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, as the “Fire Captain Cory Barr Post ...

This bill passed in the Senate on July 30, 2019 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 1496: Presidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2019

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 2151: To 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 ...

Oct 14, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 2451: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 575 Dexter Street in Central Falls, Rhode Island, as the “Elizabeth Buffum Chace Post Office”.

Oct 21, 2019
(week of)
House

H.R. 2513: Corporate Transparency Act of 2019

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There are 8,492 bills and resolutions currently before the United States Congress, but of those only about 7% will become law.

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All Bills

Here is a breakdown of all 8,492 bills and resolutions currently before Congress:

Enacted Laws

There are 65 enacted bills and joint resolutions so far in this session of Congress.

Passed Resolutions

There are 320 passed resolutions so far in this session of Congress (for joint and concurrent resolutions, passed both chambers).

Got A Vote

There are 338 bills and joint/concurrent resolutions that had a significant vote in one chamber, making them likely to have further action.

Failed Legislation

There are 13 bills and resolutions that failed a vote on passage and are now dead or failed a significant vote such as cloture, passage under suspension, or resolving differences.

Vetoed Bills (w/o Override)

There are 5 bills that were vetoed and the veto was not overridden by Congress:

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Historical Information

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