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H.Res. 18: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should redirect and target foreign assistance provided to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras in a manner that addresses the driving causes of illegal immigration into the United States from such countries, and for other purposes.

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Michael Burgess

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jan 3, 2019

Status:

Introduced on Jan 3, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 3, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Jan 3, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.Res. 18 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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