To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to identify aliens who have served, or are serving, in the Armed Forces of the United States when those aliens apply for an immigration benefit or are placed in an immigration enforcement proceeding, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Sep 21, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 21, 2016
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May 26, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2760.
H.R. 6091 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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