H.R.1157: Department of State Authorization Act of 2021

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Department of State Authorization Act of 2021 This bill modifies the management and operations of the Department of State through various measures. These include requiring actions to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, establishing offices and roles to carry out designated functions, and providing for certain public diplomacy and anti-corruption measures. Specifically, the bill addresses personnel matters within the State Department by,...

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There are 5 statements associated with H.R.1157.

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Date Description
May 19, 2021
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
May 18, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules.
May 18, 2021
Pursuant to section 5 of H. Res. 403, and the motion offered by Mr. Hoyer, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 144, as amended; H.R. 204, as amended; H.R. 210, as amended; H.R. 240; H.R. 707, as amended; H.R. 711, as amended; H.R. 1157, as amended; H.R. 1447, as amended; H.R. 1510, as amended; H.R. 1711, as amended; H.R. 2027; H.R. 2167, as amended; H.R. 2441; H.R. 2494; H.R. 2533; H.R. 2655, as amended; H.R. 2695, H.R. 2704; H.R. 2788; H.R. 2878, as amended; and H.R. 3008. (consideration: CR H2482-2520; text: CR H2490-2506)
May 18, 2021
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 403, proceedings on H.R. 1157 are considered vacated.
May 18, 2021
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
May 18, 2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1157.
May 18, 2021
Mr. Meeks moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
May 18, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2432-2450; text: CR H2432-2448)
May 13, 2021
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 18.
May 13, 2021
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Foreign Affairs. H. Rept. 117-33.
Feb. 25, 2021
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Feb. 25, 2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 18, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Feb. 18, 2021

Introduced in the House by Gregory W. Meeks (D-N.Y.)

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