H.R. 2185 (112th): Refugee Protection Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jun 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Zoe Lofgren

Representative for California's 16th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2011
Length: 77 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States' historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 15, 2011
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1365 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 21, 2013

S. 1202 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2011

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