S. 2284: Syrian Refugee Verification and Safety Act

A bill to suspend the admission and resettlement of aliens seeking refugee status because of the conflict in Syria until adequate protocols are established to protect the national security of the United States and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Nov 17, 2015


Referred to Committee on Nov 17, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on November 17, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


David Vitter

Senior Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2015
Length: 14 pages


1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Nov 17, 2015

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 2284 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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