Federal - HR 496

provide temporary relief from deportation and ensure employment authorization to individuals who are eligible for the Department of Homeland Security's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program

Introduced

January 12, 2017

Description

A bill to provide provisional protected presence to qualified individuals who came to the United States as children.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 25

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  • May 11, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lipinski, (D-Ill.)Upton, (R-Mich.)
  • April 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    DeGette, (D-Colo.)Stewart, (R-Utah)
  • March 16, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Faso, (R-N.Y.)Panetta, (D-Calif.)
  • March 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Donovan, (R-N.Y.)Maloney, C. (D-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 24, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Carbajal, (D-Calif.)Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)
  • Feb. 7, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Bacon, (R-Neb.)O'Rourke, (D-Texas)
  • Jan. 31, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Torres, (D-Calif.)Valadao, (R-Calif.)
  • Jan. 30, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Costa, (D-Calif.)Newhouse, (R-Wash.)
    Jayapal, (D-Wash.)Reichert, (R-Wash.)
  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 7

    Chu, (D-Calif.)Gutierrez, (D-Ill.)Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)
    Curbelo, (R-Fla.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
    Denham, (R-Calif.)Ros-Lehtinen, (R-Fla.)
  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Judiciary.Congressional Record p. H470