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H.R. 1232: Rescinding DHS’ Waiver Authority for Border Wall Act

The text of the bill below is as of May 2, 2019 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 23

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1232

[Report No. 116–45]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 14, 2019

(for herself and Mr. Thompson of Mississippi) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security

May 2, 2019

Additional sponsors: Ms. Escobar, Ms. Jackson Lee, Mrs. Watson Coleman, Ms. Schakowsky, Ms. Norton, Mr. Langevin, and Ms. Clarke of New York

May 2, 2019

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed


A BILL

To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to repeal certain waiver authority relating to the construction of new border barriers, and for other purposes.


1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Rescinding DHS’ Waiver Authority for Border Wall Act.

2.

Repeal of waiver authority for the construction of new border barriers

Section 102 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (division C of Public Law 104–208; 8 U.S.C. 1103 note) is amended by striking subsection (c).

May 2, 2019

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed