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S. 1494: A bill to amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to protect alien minors and to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to end abuse of the asylum system and establish refugee application and processing centers outside the United States, and for other purposes.

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Introduced:

May 15, 2019

Status:

Introduced on May 15, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 15, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Lindsey Graham

Senior Senator for South Carolina

Republican

Text:

Not available yet.

History

May 15, 2019
 
Introduced

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Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1494 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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