H.R. 3999: American SAFE Act of 2015

To require that the Secretary of Homeland Security certify that refugees admitted to the United States from Iraq or Syria are not security threats to the United States prior to admission.

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Nov 16, 2015


Referred to Committee on Nov 16, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on November 16, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Richard Hudson

Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2015
Length: 3 pages


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Nov 16, 2015

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H.R. 3999 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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