Federal - HR 3314

Resettlement Accountability National Security Act of 2015

Introduced

July 29, 2015

Description

This bill prohibits the admission of refugees into the United States until Congress passes a joint resolution giving the Department of Homeland Security authority to resume admitting refugees.

Requires the Government Accountability Office to report to Congress on refugees who received benefits under any of the following programs:

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • disability insurance under title II of the Social Security Act
  • the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP, formerly the food stamp program)
  • section 8 rental assistance.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 86

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  • Nov. 30, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Jordan, (R-Ohio)
  • June 22, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Perry, (R-Pa.)
  • Dec. 15, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Womack, (R-Ark.)
  • Dec. 11, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Blackburn, M. (R-Tenn.)
  • Dec. 3, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Walorski, (R-Ind.)
  • Dec. 1, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hurt, (R-Va.)
  • Nov. 30, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Stutzman, (R-Ind.)
  • Nov. 19, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Grothman, (R-Wis.)
  • Nov. 18, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Joyce, (R-Ohio)Mica, (R-Fla.)
    Kelly, (R-Miss.)Newhouse, (R-Wash.)
  • Nov. 17, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 14

    Boustany (R-La.)Graves, T. (R-Ga.)Sanford, (R-S.C.)
    Byrne, (R-Ala.)Lamborn, (R-Colo.)Scalise, (R-La.)
    Carter, E.L. (R-Ga.)Lance, (R-N.J.)Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
    Flores, (R-Texas)Loudermilk, (R-Ga.)Williams, (R-Texas)
    Gowdy, (R-S.C.)Miller, J. (R-Fla.)
  • Nov. 16, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 14

    Barletta, (R-Pa.)Gohmert, (R-Texas)Poliquin, (R-Maine)
    Bishop, R. (R-Utah)Harper, (R-Miss.)Pompeo, (R-Kan.)
    Brat, (R-Va.)Huizenga, (R-Mich.)Shuster, Bill (R-Pa.)
    Calvert, (R-Calif.)Lucas, F. (R-Okla.)Zeldin, (R-N.Y.)
    Culberson, (R-Texas)Meadows, (R-N.C.)
  • Nov. 4, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)DeSantis, (R-Fla.)Stewart, (R-Utah)
    Cramer, (R-N.D.)DesJarlais, (R-Tenn.)
  • Nov. 3, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Carter, J. (R-Texas)McKinley, (R-W.Va.)
    Graves, G. (R-La.)Rice, T. (R-S.C.)
  • Nov. 2, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Gibbs, B. (R-Ohio)Marchant, (R-Texas)
  • Oct. 28, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Roe, (R-Tenn.)Scott, A. (R-Ga.)
  • Oct. 27, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Abraham, (R-La.)Lummis, (R-Wyo.)
    Labrador, (R-Idaho)Yoho, (R-Fla.)
  • Oct. 22, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Salmon, (R-Ariz.)Smith, Lamar (R-Texas)
  • Oct. 21, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Black, D. (R-Tenn.)Farenthold, (R-Texas)Wilson, J. (R-S.C.)
  • Oct. 20, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Johnson, S. (R-Texas)Olson, (R-Texas)
  • Oct. 8, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brady, K. (R-Texas)
  • Oct. 7, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Palmer, (R-Ala.)Yoder, (R-Kan.)
  • Oct. 1, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Duncan, Jeff (R-S.C.)LaMalfa, (R-Calif.)Palazzo, (R-Miss.)
    Franks, T. (R-Ariz.)Nugent, (R-Fla.)Rouzer, (R-N.C.)
  • Sept. 22, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Brooks, M. (R-Ala.)Conaway, (R-Texas)Posey, (R-Fla.)
  • Sept. 17, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McCaul, (R-Texas)
  • Sept. 16, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Burgess, (R-Texas)
  • Sept. 15, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Gosar, (R-Ariz.)King, S. (R-Iowa)Westmoreland, L. (R-Ga.)
    Hice, (R-Ga.)Sessions, P. (R-Texas)Zinke, (R-Mont.)
    Jones, (R-N.C.)Weber, (R-Texas)
  • July 29, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: House Judiciary.Congressional Record p. H5764