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H.R. 2073 (115th): To amend section 287 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit immigration officers or agents of the Department of Homeland Security from wearing clothing or other items bearing the word “police”.


The text of the bill below is as of Apr 6, 2017 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2073

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 6, 2017

(for herself, Mr. Vargas, Mr. Gutiérrez, Ms. Jayapal, Mr. Gallego, Mr. Espaillat, Mr. Grijalva, Ms. Bonamici, Ms. Lee, Mr. Veasey, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Correa, Ms. Moore, Mrs. Torres, Ms. Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico, Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney of New York, and Mr. Serrano) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend section 287 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit immigration officers or agents of the Department of Homeland Security from wearing clothing or other items bearing the word police.

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Limitation on immigration officer uniforms

Section 287 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1357) is amended by adding at the end the following:

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Immigration officers or agents of the Department of Homeland Security, including officers and agents of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and U.S. Customs and Border Protection, shall not wear any clothing, accessories, or other items on their person bearing the word police while performing duties under the immigration laws.

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