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H.R. 6: American Dream and Promise Act of 2021

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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

Lucille Roybal-Allard

Sponsor. Representative for California's 40th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2021
Length: 54 pages
Introduced
Mar 3, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 18, 2021

This bill passed in the House on March 18, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Jun 22, 2021 3 p.m. — House Committee on Rules

Cosponsors

175 Cosponsors (175 Democrats)

Prognosis
29% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Joseph Biden [D]: H.R. 6 – American Dream and Promise Act of 2021 (Mar 18, 2021)

What legislators are saying

Reps. Roybal-Allard, Velzquez, Clarke Urge Senate to Pass H.R. 6 to Protect Dreamers, TPS/DED Beneficiaries
    — Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA40] (Sponsor) on Jun 15, 2021

Rep. Bass Votes to Pass Two Historic Immigration Bills
    — Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA37] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 25, 2021

LaMalfa Votes To Uphold Rule Of Law, Opposes Amnesty Bill
    — Rep. Doug LaMalfa [R-CA1] on Mar 19, 2021

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History

Feb 25, 2021
 
Considered by Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 3, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 10, 2021
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 11, 2021
 
Considered by Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 12, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Rule).

Mar 18, 2021
 
Considered by Diversity and Inclusion

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 18, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 24, 2021
 
Considered by Housing, Community Development, and Insurance

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 15, 2021
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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