To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the enactment into law of a joint resolution approving the number of refugees who may be admitted in any fiscal year, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2015
Length: 6 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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105 Cosponsors (104 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Fortenberry Comments on Resettlement of Syrian Refugees”
— Rep. Jeff Fortenberry [R-NE1, 2005-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 17, 2015
“Rep. Zeldin Signs onto Seven Legislative Initiatives to Halt Influx of Syrian Refugees”
— Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 18, 2015
Sep 18, 2015
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H.R. 3573 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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