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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1202 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2011

H.R. 1365 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 21, 2013

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 645” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Mar 21, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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