To prohibit the enforcement of certain Executive orders.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th 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.
What legislators are saying
“congresswoman sheila Jackson Lee introduces usa values act to protect religious liberty and stop trump administration from denying humanitarian relief to refugees lawfully entitled to enter the united states”
— Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] (Sponsor) on Jan 30, 2017
Jan 30, 2017
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H.R. 735 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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