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H.R.2826

BILL NAME

To provide for an annual adjustment of the number of admissible refugees, and for other purposes.

WHAT THIS BILL WILL DO

The Refugee Program Integrity Restoration Act would drastically reduce refugee admissions, place refugees under continual surveillance after they arrived, and delay family reunification and integration by tripling the amount of time refugees have to wait until they receive green cards.

BILL STATUS

Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 11.

SPONSOR(S)

NameRaúl Labrador
PartyRepublican
StateIdaho

COMMITTEES

House Judiciary Committee

ENCOURAGE YOUR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS (MoCs)
TO VOTE AGAINST THIS BILL

H.R.495

BILL NAME

To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear of returning to their country of nationality or last habitual residence, and for other purposes.

WHAT THIS BILL WILL DO

The Child Protection Act would eliminate basic child welfare protections for unaccompanied children escaping gang and sexual violence, forced recruitment, and human trafficking.

BILL STATUS

Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 12.

SPONSOR(S)

NameJohn Carter
PartyRepublican
StateTexas

COMMITTEES

House Judiciary Committee

ENCOURAGE YOUR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS (MoCs)
TO VOTE AGAINST THIS BILL

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