To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2019
Length: 21 pages
Statement of Administration Policy
What legislators are saying
“Connecticut House Delegation Votes to Pass Bill to Enforce Humanitarian Standards at U.S.-Mexico Border”
— Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 25, 2019
H.R. 3239 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Humanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act, H.R. 3239, 116th Cong. (2019).
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