H.R.6577: Real Courts, Rule of Law Act of 2022

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Real Courts, Rule of Law Act of 2022 This bill establishes the U.S. Immigration Courts, a system of courts to be independent of the executive branch. The bill also transfers all functions of the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) to the Immigration Courts, with some exceptions. (Currently, the EOIR, located in the Department of Justice, has authority to adjudicate immigration cases.) The trial division of the Immigration Courts...

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Date Description
Dec. 20, 2022
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 468.
Dec. 20, 2022

Committee on the Budget discharged.

Dec. 20, 2022
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 117-649, Part I.
May 11, 2022
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 12.
May 11, 2022
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 3, 2022
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Feb. 3, 2022

Introduced in the House by Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.)

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