H.R. 45 (112th): Criminal Alien Accountability Act

Introduced:
Jan 05, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Darrell Issa
Representative for California's 49th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 05, 2011
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2837 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 11, 2009

H.R. 457 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 04, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 05, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 05, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend section 276 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory sentencing ranges with respect to aliens who reenter the United States after having been removed, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

Immigration and Border Security

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1/5/2011--Introduced.
Criminal Alien Accountability Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish minimum imprisonment terms for specified categories of aliens subject to criminal fines, imprisonment, or both, for reentry as removed aliens. (Such provision does not apply to aliens removed for security or terrorist grounds.)
Subjects an individual who knowingly aids or conspires to allow, procure, or permit any such alien to reenter the United States to criminal penalty, the same imprisonment term as applies to the alien so aided, or both.

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