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  • Introduced
    Mar 08, 2021
  • Passed House
    Mar 17, 2021
  • Passed Senate
  • Signed into Law
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HR 1620
United States House Bill
Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2021
Last Action
Senate • Mar 18, 2021: Received in the Senate.

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YES: 228

NO: 197

NOT VOTING: 4

YES: 242

NO: 174

NOT VOTING: 13

YES: 177

NO: 249

NOT VOTING: 3

YES: 244

NO: 172

NOT VOTING: 14

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  • Mar 18, 2021 | Senate
    • Received in the Senate.
  • Mar 17, 2021 | House
    • Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 233. (consideration: CR H1432-1475)
    • Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1620, H.R. 6, H.R. 1603, H.R. 1868 and H.J. Res. 17. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 1620, H.R. 6, H.R. 1603, H.R. 1868, and H.J.Res. 17. The resolution provides that H.Res. 232 is hereby adopted.
    • DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 1620.
    • H.Amdt.31 Amendments en bloc (A002) offered by Mr. Nadler. (consideration: CR H1463-1472, H1476-1477; text: CR H1464-1470)
    • DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 233, the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Nadler en bloc amendment No. 1.
    • H.Amdt.31 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A002) pursuant to the rule.
    • POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Nadler amendment en bloc No. 1, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Fischbach demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
    • H.Amdt.32 Amendment (A003) offered by Ms. Stefanik. (consideration: CR H1472-1474, H1478; text: CR H1472-1473)
    • DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 233, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Stefanik amendment No. 36.
    • H.Amdt.32 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A003) pursuant to the rule.
    • POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Stefanik amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Stefanik demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
    • H.Amdt.33 Amendment (A004) offered by Mrs. Wagner. (consideration: CR H1474-1475, H1477-1478; text: CR H1474)
    • DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 233, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Wagner amendment No. 40.
    • H.Amdt.33 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A004) pursuant to the rule.
    • POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Wagner amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Wagner demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
    • Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, further consideration of H.R. 1620 was postponed.
    • Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, the House resumed consideration of H.R. 1620.
    • Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1476-1479)
    • UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
    • H.Amdt.31 On agreeing to the Nadler amendments (A002) Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 228 - 197 (Roll no. 83).
    • H.Amdt.33 On agreeing to the Wagner amendment (A004) Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 242 - 174 (Roll no. 84).
    • H.Amdt.32 On agreeing to the Stefanik amendment (A003) Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 177 - 249 (Roll no. 85).
    • Motion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection.
    • The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
    • On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 244 - 172 (Roll no. 86). (text: CR H1432-1456)
    • Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    • The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 1620.
  • Mar 16, 2021 | House
    • Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 233 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1620, H.R. 6, H.R. 1603, H.R. 1868 and H.J. Res. 17. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 1620, H.R. 6, H.R. 1603, H.R. 1868, and H.J.Res. 17. The resolution provides that H.Res. 232 is hereby adopted.
  • Mar 09, 2021 | House
    • Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
  • Mar 08, 2021 | House
    • Introduced in House
    • Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H1096)
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    • Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Ways and Means, Education and Labor, Energy and Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.