Published Date:  

2019-07-25 (All day)

Public Description:  

A bill to require asylum officers to conduct credible fear screenings before admitting aliens seeking asylum into the United States, to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish an alternatives to detention pilot program, and to clarify that aliens transiting through third countries on the way to the United States are ineligible for asylum, and for other purposes.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] in the 116th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 2292

Chamber:  

Senate