Published Date:  

2013-02-04 05:00

Public Description:  

This bill establishes mandatory minimum prison sentences for aliens who reenter the U.S. following removal, and the individuals who aid the aliens in their unlawful reentry. The minimum sentences have a varying degree of severity depending on the reason the alien was initially removed.

To amend section 276 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory sentencing ranges with respect to aliens who reenter the United States after having been removed, and for other purposes.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Darrell Issa [R-CA49] in the 113th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 457

Chamber:  

House