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Congressional Schedule: December 4-8, 2017

Floor Action: Reproductive Health- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 3317, the Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act. International- On Tuesday, the House is scheduled to consider H. Con. Res. 90, a resolution condemning ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya and calling for an end to the attacks in, and an immediate restoration of…

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Weekly Highlights: November 27-December 1, 2017

Floor Action: Tax Policy- On December 1, the Senate passed, 51-49, S. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Employment- On November 28, the House passed, by voice vote, H. Res. 630, requiring mandatory sexual harassment training for all Members, officers, and employees of the House of Representatives. Mark-Ups: Human Trafficking- On November 29, the…

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Congressional Schedule: November 27-December 1, 2017

Floor Action: Employment- On Wednesday, the House is scheduled to consider a resolution requiring each Member, officer, and employee to complete workplace rights and responsibilities training each session of Congress (as-yet-unnumbered) Hearings: Human Trafficking—On Wednesday, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology will hold a hearing, “Latest Developments in Combatting Online Sex…

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Congressional Schedule: November 20-24, 2017

The House and Senate are in recess until the week of November 27.

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Weekly Highlights: November 13-17, 2017

Floor Action: Military- On November 14, the House approved, 356-70, the conference report for H.R. 2810, the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act; the Senate approved the measure, by voice vote, on November 16. Child Protection- On November 14, the Senate approved, by unanimous consent, S. 534, the Protecting Young Children from Sexual Abuse Act, as…

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Weekly Highlights: November 6-10, 2017

Floor Action: Employment- On November 9, the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, S. Res. 330, a resolution “mandating anti-harassment training for Senators and officers, employees, and interns of, and detailees to, the Senate.” Mark-Ups: Human Trafficking- On November 8, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation passed, by voice vote, S. 1693, the Stop…

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Congressional Schedule: November 13-17, 2017

Floor Action: Military—This week, the House and Senate are scheduled to consider H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act. Tax Policy—The House also is scheduled to consider H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act. Hearings: Violence Against Women—On Tuesday, the House Committee on House Administration will hold a hearing, “Preventing Sexual Harassment in the…

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Congressional Schedule: November 6-10, 2017

Mark Ups: Tax Policy—On Monday, the House Ways and Means Committee will begin its consideration of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Human Trafficking—On Wednesday, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation will mark up S. 1693, the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017.

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Weekly Highlights: October 30-November 3, 2017

Floor Action: Violence Against Women- On November 1, the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, S. Res. 320, a resolution “supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.” Mark-Ups: Judiciary- On November 2, the House Judiciary Committee approved several bills, including H.R. 3249, the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act of 2017,…

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Congressional Schedule: October 30-November 3, 2017

Hearings: Abortion—On Wednesday, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Civil Justice will hold a hearing on H.R. 490, the Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017.

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