Published Date:  

2011-07-12 04:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 2497, HALT Act, would suspend the Administration's authority to waive inadmissibility, parole, cancel removal, designate new TPS (Temporary Protected Status), or grant deferred action for illegal aliens (also known as administrative amnesty) until the end of the Presidential term, January 21, 2013.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21] in the 112th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 2497

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Amnesty Enticements