H.R.6637: DIGNIDAD (Dignity) Act

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Dignity for Immigrants while Guarding our Nation to Ignite and Deliver the American Dream Act or as the DIGNIDAD (Dignity) Act This bill addresses immigration-related issues, such as requiring the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to resume construction of barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border and providing removal deferral for eligible non-U.S. nationals (aliens under federal law). For example, the bill requires DHS to resume all barrier...

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There are 2 statements associated with H.R.6637.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 1, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.
March 4, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States.
March 4, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
March 4, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Feb. 9, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
Feb. 9, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability.
Feb. 9, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations.
Feb. 8, 2022
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Homeland Security, Ways and Means, Agriculture, Natural Resources, Transportation and Infrastructure, the Budget, Education and Labor, Foreign Affairs, Oversight and Reform, Intelligence (Permanent Select), Armed Services, and Financial Services, 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. 8, 2022

Introduced in the House by Maria Elvira Salazar (R-Fla.)

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