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PA Bill Number: HB1725

Title: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place.

Description: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place. ...

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Last Action Date: Jul 17, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB82

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This bill would withhold US Foreign Aid money from any country that refuses to accept illegal aliens deported from the US.

Legislation Overview

Title: Criminal Alien Deportation Enforcement Act of 2017

Subject: International affairs: Border security and unlawful immigration: Congressional oversight: Crime victims: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Foreign aid and international relief: Immigration status and procedures: Jurisdiction and venue: Visas and passports

Description: Criminal Alien Deportation Enforcement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to prohibit financial assistance to a foreign country that refuses or unreasonably delays the acceptance of an alien who: (1) is a citizen, subject, national, or resident of such country; and (2) has received a final order of removal from the United States. A country shall be deemed to have refused or unreasonably delayed acceptance of an alien if it does not accept such alien within 90 days of receiving an authorized repatriation request. The Department of Homeland Security shall submit a report to Congress every three months that: (1) lists the countries that refuse or unreasonably delay repatriation; and (2) includes the total number of aliens who were refused repatriation, organized by country, detention status, and criminal status. A listed country shall be subject to U.S. entry and financial assistance prohibitions unless it issues appropriate travel documents: (1) within 100 days after such report's submission for aliens convicted of a crime committed in the United States, and (2) within 200 days after such report's submission for all other aliens. A victim (or an immediate family member thereof) of a crime committed by any alien who has been issued a final order of removal shall have standing in federal district court to enforce entry and financial prohibitions. The Immigration and Nationality Act is amended to: (1) discontinue granting visas to a subject, national, or resident of a listed country unless the country has issued the appropriate travel documents pursuant to this bill; and (2) grant standing to enforce such provision in federal district court to a victim (or an immediate family member thereof) of a crime committed by any alien who has been issued a final order of removal.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Last Action Date: January 12, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/82/all-info

Sponsors

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19 sponsors: Brian Babin (R); Dave Brat (R); Andy Biggs (R); Steve King (R); Lamar Smith (R); Louie Gohmert (R); Ted Yoho (R); Ralph Abraham (D); Kristi Noem (R); Henry Cuellar (D); Mo Brooks (R); Ken Calvert (R); Matt Gaetz (R); Glenn Grothman (R); Liz Cheney (R); Garland Barr (R); Duncan Hunter (R); Thomas Garrett (R); Markwayne Mullin (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jan 12 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
House Jan 3 2017 Introduced in House
House Jan 3 2017 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, 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.
House Jan 3 2017 Referred to House Foreign Affairs
House Jan 3 2017 Referred to House Judiciary
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jan 10 2017 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee
Votes

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