H.R. 1149: Protection of Children Act of 2015

Introduced:

Feb 27, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Mar 4, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 4, 2015.

Sponsor:

John Carter

Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2015
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

8% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear of returning to their country of nationality or last habitual residence, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 27, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 4, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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