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H.R. 4282: Protecting UACs Through Enhanced Sponsor Vetting Act of 2017

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Director of the Office of Refugee Resettlements of the Department of Health and Human Services to establish additional procedures for making placement determinations for all unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Peter “Pete” King

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 7, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Nov 7, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Nov 7, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on November 7, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

16% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Nov 7, 2017
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 4282 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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