To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to identify aliens who have served, or are serving, in the Armed Forces of the United States when those aliens apply for an immigration benefit or are placed in an immigration enforcement proceeding, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Juan Vargas Reintroduces Deported Veterans Bill Package”
— Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA51] (Sponsor) on May 26, 2017
Sep 21, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6091 (114th).
May 26, 2017
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H.R. 2760 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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