S. 645 (113th): Refugee Protection Act of 2013

Introduced:

Mar 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy

Senior Senator from Vermont

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
Length: 77 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 21, 2013
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
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Votes

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