To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear of returning to their country of nationality or last habitual residence, and for other purposes.
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Mar 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2016
Length: 4 pages
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