To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for a limitation on the resettlement of refugees.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 17, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on November 17, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Poe continues fight against refugee resettlement; joins sen. cruz on states rights bill”
— Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 9, 2015
“Smith Sponsors Poe-Cruz Legislation Supporting States Right to Refuse Refugees”
— Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21, 1987-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 10, 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
Nov 17, 2015
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H.R. 4032 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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