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H.R. 1815 (115th): Protecting Sensitive Locations Act

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To amend section 287 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit immigration enforcement actions at sensitive locations, to clarify the powers of immigration officers at sensitive locations, and for other purposes.

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Adriano Espaillat

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
Length: 11 pages
Mar 30, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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Bonamici, Blumenauer, Schrader Call for Hearings to Investigate Oregon ICE Incidents
    — Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2017

Schrader, Bonamici, Blumenauer Call for Hearings to Investigate Oregon ICE Incidents
    — Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR5] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2017

Bonamici, Blumenauer, Schrader Call for Hearings to Investigate Oregon ICE Incidents
    — Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR1] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2017

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Mar 30, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 1815 (115th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1815. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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