To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase the penalties applicable to aliens who unlawfully reenter the United States after being removed.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 9, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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58 Cosponsors (58 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Olson Acts to Restore Law and Order to Sanctuary Cities”
— Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 23, 2015
“Rep. Gosar Cracks Down on Sanctuary Cities, Illegal Immigrant Releases”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 10, 2015
Jul 9, 2015
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H.R. 3011 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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