Published Date:  

2016-07-14 (All day)

Public Description:  

H.R. 5816 would suspend refugee resettlement for aliens from Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen (terror-sponsoring nations) until Congress passes a joint resolution. The legislation also calls for reports on national security threats and benefit costs to refugees.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Brian Babin [R-TX36] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 5816

Chamber:  

House