To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a criminal penalty for an alien who lacks lawful immigration status and is present in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Culberson Introduces Bills to Strengthen U.S. Immigration Laws”
— Rep. John Culberson [R-TX7, 2001-2018] (Sponsor) on Apr 29, 2016
Apr 28, 2016
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H.R. 5102 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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