To provide discretionary authority to an immigration judge to determine that an alien parent of a United States citizen child should not be ordered removed, deported, or excluded from the United States.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 17, 2017
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H.R. 2508 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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Child Citizen Protection Act, H.R. 2508, 115th Cong. (2017).
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