H.R. 5597 (109th): To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to render deportable all aliens convicted of a criminal offense resulting in a sentence of incarceration, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jun 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Green
Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district
Republican

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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2006
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/13/2006--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to: (1) make all aliens sentenced to incarceration for a federal or state crime deportable; (2) provide for detention of all aliens who are ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Jun 13, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
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