H.R. 5224: Criminal Alien Deportation Enforcement Act of 2016

To withhold Federal financial assistance from each country that denies or unreasonably delays the acceptance of nationals of such country who have been ordered removed from the United States and to prohibit the issuance of visas to nationals of such country.

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May 13, 2016


Referred to Committee on May 13, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 13, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Brian Babin

Representative for Texas's 36th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2016
Length: 5 pages


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May 13, 2016

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