To amend section 442 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 11, 2017
Length: 29 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
What legislators are saying
“Goodlatte Introduces Bills to Authorize and Reform Key Immigration Agencies”
— Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6, 1993-2018] (Sponsor) on May 11, 2017
“Rep. Maloney, Da Vance, Local Electeds, & Gun Safety Advocates Call On Gop Congressional Leaders To Publicly Reject Bills That Would Weaken Gun Safety Protections, In Wake Of Las Vegas Gun Massacre”
— Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12, 2013-2022] on Oct 7, 2017
“FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Rep. Gosars Grand Canyon Bison Management Act Passes Committee and Incorporated into Sportsmen Bill”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ9] on Sep 13, 2017
May 11, 2017
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May 24, 2017
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H.R. 2406 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2406. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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