To amend section 412(a)(2) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the Director of the Office of Refugee Resettlement to obtain the approval of the Governor of a State before placing or resettling a refugee with the State, 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: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Jul 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 14, 2016
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Jan 13, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 546.
H.R. 5804 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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