H.R. 6 - American Dream and Promise Act of 2019

Bill Text

    Rules Committee Print 116-16 PDF XML

    Showing the text of H.R. 2820 and H.R. 2821, as ordered reported by the Committee on the Judiciary.

    Text of H.R. 6 PDF XML

    (as introduced)

    H. Rept. 116-98 PDF

    Report from the Committee on the Judiciary to accompany H.R. 2820

    H. Rept. 116-97 PDF

    Report from the Committee on the Judiciary to accompany H.R. 2821

Rule Information

REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8-4 on Monday, June 3, 2019.

Agreed to by record vote of 219-203, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 228-192, on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.

MANAGERS: Shalala/Lesko

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides two hours of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary.

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

4. Provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 116-16, modified by the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report, shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.

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

6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 2Sablan (MP)DemocratRevised Extends the transitional parole period and employment authorization for certain individuals in the Northern Mariana Islands through December 31, 2020. Revised
2Version 1Davis, Susan (CA)DemocratDirects the Secretary to consider DACA recipients who have unintentionally crossed the border to be of the same status as they were before crossing for the purpose of parole. Also directs the Secretary to establish an administrative review procedure if parole is denied.Submitted
3Version 1Lesko (AZ)RepublicanPrevents any alien who has made misrepresentations or falsely claimed citizenship from accessing the relief offered under this bill.Submitted
4Version 1Lesko (AZ)RepublicanAdds conviction for driving under the influence (when such impaired driving was the cause of serious bodily injury or death of another person), or a second or subsequent conviction for driving under the influence, to the list of criminal offenses that would exclude an individual under this bill.Submitted
5Version 1Carter, Buddy (GA)RepublicanRequires the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service to submit a report to Congress on the Taxpayer Identification Number Perfection Program and how it could better identify illegal immigrants who are fraudulently using legal citizens' social security numbers.Submitted
6Version 1Burgess (TX)RepublicanMakes a DACA recipient ineligible to apply for a change in status to lawful permanent resident on a conditional basis if the recipient originally entered the United States from Mexico and is a national of a country other than Mexico. Submitted
7Version 1Burgess (TX)RepublicanMakes a DACA recipient or any alien who has temporary protected status ineligible for asylum unless the alien’s claims supporting a credible fear of persecution are more probably than not true; determines that being a DACA recipient or having temporary protected status does not constitute membership in a particular social group for purposes of applying for asylum. Submitted
8Version 1Diaz-Balart (FL)RepublicanProvides Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to certain Venezuelan nationals. Submitted
9Version 1Balderson (OH)RepublicanRequires the Attorney General to certify that the bill will not increase the national deficit over the budget window in order for funds to be obligated by Treasury.Submitted
10Version 1Lesko (AZ)RepublicanAdds membership in a criminal street gang as a factor to exclude individuals from the relief offered in this bill.Submitted
11Version 1Peterson (MN)DemocratProvides for children dependents of E-1, E-1, H-1b and L visa holders to apply for permanent residency.Submitted
12Version 1Nadler (NY), Garcia, Jesús (IL), Cárdenas (CA)DemocratMANAGER’S AMENDMENT Provides that a judgment that has been expunged or set aside, that resulted in a rehabilitative disposition, or the equivalent is not considered to be an adjudication for the purposes of this Act.Considered as Adopted
13Version 1Garcia, Jesús (IL), Pressley (MA)DemocratStrengthens the requirements for, and eliminate adjudicated delinquencies from, consideration in determining whether a subject demonstrates a public safety threat.Submitted
14Version 1Garcia, Jesús (IL), Pressley (MA)DemocratStrikes all references to gang participation as a factor in determining deniability of protections in H.R. 6.Submitted