Bills About Civil Rights And Liberties, Minority Issues

The Congressional Research Service has identified 50 bills on civil rights and liberties, minority issues in the 116th Congress.

Members whose press releases focus most on this topic Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) John Lewis (D-Ga.) Terri Sewell (D-Ala.) Al Green (D-Texas) Barbara Lee (D-Calif.)

Recently Voted on (1 Bill)

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Recent Bill Activity

Date Title Sponsor Latest Status
April 12 H.RES.272: Affirming that all men and women are created equal. Brenda Lawrence (D-Mich.) In committee
April 12 H.R.1636: Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) In committee
April 12 H.RES.265: Commemorating the life and legacy of Sojourner Truth. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) In committee
April 12 H.J.RES.54: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States recognizing and... Alma Adams (D-N.C.) In committee
April 9 S.1076: Choose Respect Act Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska) Referred to committee
April 9 S.1083: H.R. 40 Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act Cory Booker (D-N.J.) Referred to committee
April 8 H.R.1450: Do No Harm Act Joseph P. Kennedy III (D-Mass.) In committee
April 8 H.R.1521: EMPOWER Act Lois Frankel (D-Fla.) In committee
April 8 H.R.1408: District of Columbia Non-Discrimination Home Rule Act of 2019 Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) In committee
April 2 H.R.5: Equality Act David Cicilline (D-R.I.) In committee
April 2 H.RES.284: Opposing fake news and alternative facts. Adriano Espaillat (D-N.Y.) Referred to committee
April 1 H.RES.276: Recognizing American Muslims' history and contributions to our Nation. Judy Chu (D-Calif.) Referred to committee
March 29 H.R.1980: Smithsonian Women's History Museum Act Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) In committee
March 28 S.RES.129: A resolution honoring the accomplishments and legacy of Cesar Estrada Chavez. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) Referred to committee
March 28 H.RES.266: Recognizing March 31 as "César Chávez Day" in honor of the accomplishments and legacy... Tony Cárdenas (D-Calif.) Referred to committee
March 27 S.J.RES.15: A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States... Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) Referred to committee
March 27 S.RES.125: A resolution designating March 2019 as "National Women's History Month". Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) On the floor of the Senate
March 25 H.RES.183: Condemning anti-Semitism as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contradictory... Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) In committee
March 25 H.RES.197: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to Marcus Garvey. Yvette D. Clarke (D-N.Y.) In committee
March 25 H.R.1269: History and Tradition Protection Act of 2019 Mike Johnson (R-La.) In committee
March 25 H.RES.154: Original NAACP Resolution of 2019 Al Green (D-Texas) In committee
March 22 H.RES.128: Recognizing Black History Month and the contributions of Harlem to American history and... Adriano Espaillat (D-N.Y.) In committee
March 22 H.J.RES.48: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing that the... Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) In committee
March 14 S.RES.111: A resolution recognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of Latinas in the... Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) Referred to committee
March 14 S.852: Anti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2019 Tim Scott (R-S.C.) Referred to committee
March 14 H.RES.234: Recognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of Latinas in the United States. J. Luis Correa (D-Calif.) Referred to committee
March 13 S.788: Equality Act Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) Referred to committee
March 11 S.736: A bill proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the... Jon Tester (D-Mont.) Referred to committee
March 7 S.RES.101: A resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) On the floor of the Senate
March 5 H.RES.171: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) Referred to committee
March 4 H.R.616: Life at Conception Act Alex Mooney (R-W.Va.) In committee
March 4 H.R.738: Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2019 F. James Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) In committee
Feb. 28 S.593: Do No Harm Act Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) Referred to committee
Feb. 27 S.RES.84: A resolution celebrating Black History Month. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) On the floor of the Senate
Feb. 27 H.RES.155: Original Black History Month Resolution of 2019 Al Green (D-Texas) Referred to committee
Feb. 25 H.R.1355: To posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal to Simeon Booker in recognition of his... Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) Referred to committee
Feb. 25 H.R.555: Disability Integration Act of 2019 F. James Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) In committee
Feb. 8 H.R.381: 21st Century Respect Act Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) In committee
Feb. 8 H.R.1127: To posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Mahatma Gandhi in recognition of... Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) Referred to committee
Feb. 5 H.RES.96: Supporting the goals and ideals of Black History Month and honoring the outstanding... Joyce Beatty (D-Ohio) In committee
Jan. 30 S.277: Fred Korematsu Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii) Referred to committee
Jan. 30 H.J.RES.38: Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) In committee
Jan. 30 H.R.924: Fred Korematsu Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 Mark Takano (D-Calif.) Referred to committee
Jan. 29 H.J.RES.35: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal... Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) In committee
Jan. 25 S.J.RES.6: A joint resolution removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights... Benjamin L. Cardin (D-Md.) Referred to committee
Jan. 23 H.RES.72: Rejecting anti-Israel and anti-Semitic hatred in the United States and around the world. Lee Zeldin (R-N.Y.) Referred to committee
Jan. 23 H.RES.71: Observing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. John Lewis (D-Ga.) In committee
Jan. 22 H.RES.66: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the obligation of the... Robert C. Scott (D-Va.) In committee
Jan. 17 S.109: No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2019 Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) Voted on in the Senate
Jan. 16 S.159: Life at Conception Act of 2019 Rand Paul (R-Ky.) Referred to committee
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