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H.R. 4760 - Securing America's Future Act

Bill Text

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    Securing America's Future Act (as introduced)

Rule Information

MEETING I

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 7-3 on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 952: 

MANAGERS: Burgess/Torres

1. Closed rule for H.R. 4760.

2. Provides one hour of debate, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Homeland Security.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.

6. Provides one motion to recommit.

MEETING II

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 954: 
Agreed to by record vote of 226-195, after agreeing to the previous questions by record vote of 232-190 on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.  

MANAGERS: Burgess/Torres

1. Closed rule for H.R. 4760.

2. Provides one hour of debate, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Homeland Security.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.

6. Provides one motion to recommit.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 1Burgess (TX)RepublicanDirects the President to reduce foreign assistance allocations for Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, or El Salvador by an amount equal to the number of unaccompanied alien children who are nationals or citizens of any of those countries placed in federal custody in the preceding fiscal year because of their immigration status multiplied by $15,000.Submitted
14Version 1Duncan (SC)RepublicanAmends the Immigration and Nationality Act to facilitate the removal of aliens identified in the terrorist screening database. Submitted
15Version 1Goodlatte (VA)RepublicanMANAGER’S AMENDMENT Improves the “H-2C” agricultural guestworker program created by the bill by, among other things, streamlining the process by which unlawfully-present farmworkers can become H-2C workers and more quickly implementing the at-will component of the H-2C program. In addition, the amendment removes the bill’s reference to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Considered As Adopted
11Version 1Graves, Garret (LA)RepublicanProvides for the ability of the Secretary of DHS to enter a joint enforcement agreement with state and local law enforcement to perform duties related to port and maritime security. Submitted
3Version 1Hastings, Alcee (FL)DemocratAllows certain long-term Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders to apply for Legal Permanent Residency in the United States.Submitted
7Version 2Issa (CA)RepublicanSUBSTITUTE Revised Revises the definition of "exempt H-1B nonimmigrant" to eliminate the masters or higher degree requirement and raise the annual salary threshold requirement from $60,000 to $100,000.Submitted
5Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanPrevents the creation of the H-2C Visa program by striking title II of division A.Submitted
6Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanStrikes division D (Lawful Status for Certain Childhood Arrivals).Submitted
8Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanCreates an e-bonding visa integrity provision that self-funds and self-actuates better enforcement of laws in response to visa over-stays.Submitted
9Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanClarifies that the 14th Amendment to the Constitution does not grant citizenship to individuals born to illegal aliens on U.S. soil. Submitted
10Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanPrevents sanctuary city officials from abusing privileged law enforcement information in an attempt to obstruct justice in the form of immigration law enforcement.Submitted
13Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanMakes English the official language of the United States of America.Submitted
16Version 1McCaul (TX)RepublicanCorrects a drafting error in the underlying bill.Considered As Adopted
2Version 1Rokita (IN)RepublicanAmends the federal criminal code to make it a crime for a state or local official to knowingly release from custody an individual who is an alien subject to a detainer. It imposes criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both—on a violator.Submitted
12Version 1Roybal-Allard (CA), Torres (CA), Polis (CO)DemocratDirects the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to cancel removal and grant lawful permanent resident status on a conditional basis to an alien who is inadmissible or deportable or is in temporary protected status who meet certain criteria.Submitted
4Version 1Torres (CA)DemocratStrikes the bill and replace it with Sen. Feinstein and Rep. Nadler's "Keep Families Together Act" which would keep families together, limit criminal prosecutions for asylum seekers, increase child welfare training, and establish a preference for family unity.Submitted