H.R. 5759 (113th): Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act of 2014

To establish a rule of construction clarifying the limitations on executive authority to provide certain forms of immigration relief.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Nov 20, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 4, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ted Yoho

Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2014
Length: 6 pages


Nov 20, 2014

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Dec 4, 2014
Passed House

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H.R. 5759 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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