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H.R. 5653 (115th): Criminal Alien Removal Clarification Act of 2018


The text of the bill below is as of Apr 27, 2018 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5653

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 27, 2018

(for himself, Mr. Abraham, Mr. Babin, Mr. Blum, Mr. Budd, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Crawford, Mr. DesJarlais, Mr. Duncan of South Carolina, Mr. Duncan of Tennessee, Mr. Garrett, Mr. Gibbs, Mr. Gohmert, Mr. Harris, Mr. Jody B. Hice of Georgia, Mr. Johnson of Ohio, Mr. Jones, Mr. King of Iowa, Mr. Marino, Mr. Norman, Mr. Perry, Mr. Posey, Mr. Yoho, Mr. Buck, Mr. Arrington, Mr. Biggs, Mr. McClintock, Mr. Barletta, and Mr. Brat) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that any alien who has been convicted of a felony or two misdemeanors, is deportable, and for other purposes.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Criminal Alien Removal Clarification Act of 2018.

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Criminal grounds for deportability

Section 237(a)(2) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1227(a)(2)) is amended to read as follows:

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Criminal grounds

Any alien who, at any time after admission, has been convicted of a felony or two misdemeanors, whether under State or Federal law, is deportable.

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