S. 295 (113th): Indonesian Family Refugee Protection Act


Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to allow certain Indonesian citizens to file a motion to reopen their asylum claims.

Summary (CRS)

2/13/2013--Introduced.Indonesian Family Refugee Protection Act - Authorizes a qualifying Indonesian citizen whose asylum claim was denied solely upon a failure to meet the one-year application filing deadline to file a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 13, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 295”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

Related Bills

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S. 3339 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 2012

H.R. 665 (Related)
Indonesian Family Refugee Protection Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013

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