H.R. 5953 (112th): Prohibiting Back-door Amnesty Act

Introduced:

Jun 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ben Quayle

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit the implementation of certain policies regarding the exercise of prosecutorial discretion by the Secretary of Homeland Security.

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History

Jun 18, 2012
 
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