To prohibit use of Federal funds to apprehend, detain, or remove from the United States any alien who was granted deferred action under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, if the alien lost their deferred action status solely as a direct or indirect result of any action taken by the President or another Federal official.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 9, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 9, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Torres Joins Inland Empire DREAMers at DACA Club Conference”
— Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA35] (Sponsor) on Oct 18, 2017
“Rep. Torres Signs Petition to Bring DREAM Act to the House Floor, Calls for Immediate Action”
— Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA35] (Sponsor) on Sep 26, 2017
Mar 9, 2017
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H.R. 1487 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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