To provide that the Executive order entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" (January 27, 2017), shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive order, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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188 Cosponsors (188 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Lynch's Lunch Bucket Bulletin - 3/11/17”
— Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA8] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 11, 2017
“Congressman Sires' Response to the Actions of the New Administration”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8, 2013-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 17, 2017
Jan 30, 2017
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H.R. 724 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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