Most Read U.S. Bills & Resolutions From Last Week

Yesterday, Library of Congress, released the top ten most-viewed bills list for last week and the list can be past or present and the public has full access not only to view, but to print or save. is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public.

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The top ten most-viewed bills for week ending August 25, 2019

1 H.R.1044 Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019
2 H.R.1296 Assault Weapons Ban of 2019
3 S.386 Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019
4 S.66 Assault Weapons Ban of 2019
5 H.R.8 Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019
6 H.R.2500 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
7 H.R.838 Threat Assessment, Prevention, and Safety Act of 2019
8 H.R.40 Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act
9 H.R.3289 Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019
10 H.R.6 American Dream and Promise Act of 2019

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Source: Library of Congress


Carol M. Highsmith | Library of Congress

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