H.R. 2751: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Authorization Act

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish U.S. Immigration and Customs and Enforcement, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 26, 2017

Status:

Introduced on May 26, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 26, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Clay Higgins

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 26, 2017
Length: 21 pages

Prognosis:

29% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 26, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed House (Senate next)

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2751 is 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.

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