To amend section 292 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the Attorney General to appoint counsel for unaccompanied alien children and aliens with serious mental disabilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2014
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on June 23, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Jeffries Makes the Case for Humane Treatment of Unaccompanied Minors”
— Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY8] (Sponsor) on Jul 23, 2014
“rep. gutierrez on white house request for $2 billion and policy changes to address border crisis”
— Rep. Luis Gutiérrez [D-IL4, 1993-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 30, 2014
Jun 23, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 26, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1700 (114th).
H.R. 4936 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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