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H.R. 1078: Repatriate Our Patriots Act

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To prohibit the removal from the United States of certain veterans, to expedite their naturalization, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Vicente Gonzalez

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Feb 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Feb 7, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 7, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Congressman Gonzalez Praises House Judiciary Committee for Hearing on Deported Veterans and Immigration Policies
    — Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX15] (Sponsor) on Oct 29, 2019

Congressmen Young and Gonzalez Re-Introduce the Repatriate Our Patriots Act
    — Rep. Don Young [R-AK0] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 12, 2019

Congressman Gonzalez Statement on the Court Hearing of Veteran Edgar Baltazar Garcia
    — Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX15] (Sponsor) on Apr 29, 2019

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Feb 7, 2019

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