To provide that the Executive Order entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" (January 27, 2017) shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive Order, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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18 Cosponsors (18 Democrats)
Feb 15, 2017
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H.R. 1075 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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