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S. 274 (115th): A bill to nullify the effect of the recent executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 2, 2017 (Placed on Calendar in the Senate).


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Calendar No. 7

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 274

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 1, 2017

(for herself, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Durbin, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Wyden, Ms. Cantwell, Mr. Udall, Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Murphy, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Merkley, Mr. Carper, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Markey, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Cardin, Mr. Heinrich, Ms. Hassan, Mr. Brown, Ms. Stabenow, Ms. Cortez Masto, Mr. Kaine, Ms. Harris, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Peters, Mr. Coons, Mr. Menendez, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Booker, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Franken, Ms. Hirono, Ms. Warren, Mr. King, Mr. Casey, Mr. Warner, Mr. Reed, Mr. Schatz, Mrs. Shaheen, Ms. Duckworth, and Mr. Bennet) introduced the following bill; which was read the first time

February 2, 2017

Read the second time and placed on the calendar

A BILL

To nullify the effect of the recent executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

1.

Rescission

The provisions of Executive Order 13769 (82 Fed. Reg. 8977; January 27, 2017), entitled Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, are rescinded and shall not have any legal effect.

2.

Effective date

This Act shall take effect as if enacted on January 27, 2017.

February 2, 2017

Read the second time and placed on the calendar