To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 40th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 10, 2019
Length: 72 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 4, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
232 Cosponsors (231 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Statement of Administration Policy
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Roybal-Allard Statement on DACA Announcement from Trump Administration”
— Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA40, 2013-2022] (Sponsor) on Jul 28, 2020
“Schneider Statement on Trump White House Announcement to Effectively End DACA”
— Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 28, 2020
Mar 12, 2019
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Jun 4, 2019
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Mar 18, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6 (117th).
H.R. 6 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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