To direct the Secretary of State to help keep Central American families together, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2018
Length: 14 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on June 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“House Foreign Affairs Democrats Urge Pompeo to Reunify Children with Deported Parents”
— Rep. Joaquin Castro [D-TX20] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 25, 2018
“Castro, Engel, Torres, Espaillat, Sires Demand State Department Action on Family Reunification”
— Rep. Joaquin Castro [D-TX20] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2018
Jun 22, 2018
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H.R. 6193 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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