H.R. 1568: Protecting Religious Minorities Persecuted by ISIS Act of 2015


Mar 24, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 24, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 24, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Juan Vargas

Representative for California's 51st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2015
Length: 11 pages


4% chance of being enacted (details)

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To establish processes for certain aliens located in Iraq and certain other countries who are or were nationals or residents of Iraq or Syria who have been persecuted or have a credible fear of being persecuted by the group commonly known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or by a similar group, to apply and interview for admission to the United States as refugees, and for other purposes.

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Mar 24, 2015

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