H.R.1149: Protection of Children Act of 2015

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Bill Summary

Protection of Children Act of 2015 This bill amends the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to eliminate the special repatriation requirements for unaccompanied alien children (UAC) who are nationals or residents of a country contiguous to the United States. (The same removal requirements are applied to all UACs who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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There are 3 statements associated with H.R.1149.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 4, 2015
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 17 - 13.
March 4, 2015
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
March 3, 2015
Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security Discharged.
March 2, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
Feb. 27, 2015
Referred to House Foreign Affairs
Feb. 27, 2015
Referred to House Judiciary
Feb. 27, 2015

Introduced in the House by John Carter (R-Texas)

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