Published Date:  

2013-01-29 05:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 435, the Military Enlistment Opportunity Act, would allow aliens who have resided lawfully in the U.S. or who have received employment authorization throughDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) to enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces. DACA recipient aliens shall be adjusted to legal permanent resident (LPR) status upon enlistment. This status is rescinded if the alien is separated from the armed forces prior to an aggregated 5 years of service, unless the separation is under honorable conditions.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Rep. Mike Coffman [R-CO6] in the 113th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 435

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Amnesty Enticements