To prohibit sanctuary jurisdictions from receiving Federal funds under the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 11th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2018
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Ken Buck Co-Sponsors Legislation to Defund Sanctuary Cities”
— Rep. Ken Buck [R-CO4] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 26, 2018
Apr 25, 2018
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H.R. 5617 (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. 5617. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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