S. 2598: 

Debt-Free College Act of 2018

Sponsored by:  Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

A bill to establish State-Federal partnerships to provide students the opportunity to attain higher education as in-State public institutions of higher education without debt, to provide Federal Pell Grant eligibility to DREAMer students, to repeal suspension of eligibility under the Higher Education Act of 1965 for drug-related offenses, and for other purposes.

S. 2462: 

S. 2462

Sponsored by:  Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

A bill to place restrictions on searches and seizures of electronic devices at the border.

H.R. 5526: 

VOICES Act of 2018

Sponsored by:  Rep. John Ratcliffe [R-TX4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for certain sentencing enhancements relating to illegal reentry offenses, and to clarify the manner in which sentences for such offenses are to be served, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5496: 

TPS Process Reform Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Scott Perry [R-PA4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend Immigration and Nationality Act regarding the extension of a foreign state's designation for purposes of temporary protected status, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5435: 

Funding Americans First Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Luke Messer [R-IN6] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To require Federal agencies to allocate grant funding to States and localities based on the number of United States citizens and legal residents as determined under the decennial census, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5384: 

Debt-Free College Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To establish State-Federal partnerships to provide students the opportunity to attain higher education at in-State public institutions of higher education without debt, to provide Federal Pell Grant eligibility to DREAMer students, to repeal suspension of eligibility under the Higher Education Act of 1965 for drug-related offenses, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5229: 

Tuition Fairness for Citizens Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Scott Perry [R-PA4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend section 505 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to clarify the prohibition on postsecondary education benefits for certain aliens, to grant a private right of action to persons injured by a violation of such prohibition, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5173: 

AMIGOS Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To include Portugal in the list of foreign states whose nationals are eligible for admission into the United States as E-1 and E-2 nonimmigrants if United States nationals are treated similarly by the Government of Portugal.

H.R. 5058: 

Immigrant Witness and Victim Protection Act of 2018

Sponsored by:  Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA20] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the annual numerical limitation on U visas, to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to grant work authorization to aliens with a pending application for nonimmigrant status under subparagraph (U) or (T) of section 101(a)(15) of such Act, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4996: 

Protecting Our Communities from Gang Violence Act of 2018

Sponsored by:  Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that individuals who naturalized under title III of that Act, who are affiliated with a criminal gang, are subject to revocation of citizenship, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4974: 

H.R. 4974

Sponsored by:  Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA16] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to render overstaying a visa a criminal offense, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4933: 

Fair TPS Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To prohibit the use of Federal funds to implement the policy changes in the notices terminating temporary status for natives of Nicaragua, Haiti, and El Salvador, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4928: 

H.R. 4928

Sponsored by:  Rep. David “Dave” Brat [R-VA7] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide that the United States district court for the District of Columbia shall have exclusive jurisdiction over actions arising under the immigration laws, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4915: 

SLAP Act of 2018

Sponsored by:  Rep. Todd Rokita [R-IN4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for certain obstructions of the enforcement of Federal immigration laws, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4750: 

TPS Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Mike Coffman [R-CO6] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Split

To terminate the granting of temporary protected status to aliens, to provide for adjustment of status for former temporary protected status holders, and for other purposes.

S. 2071: 

Sustainable Fishing Workforce Protection Act

Sponsored by:  Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

A bill to authorize the temporary entry into the United States of alien crewmen employed on longline fishing vessels originating in Hawaii, to ensure that such aliens receive reasonable wages and working conditions, and to provide for appropriate enforcement and oversight of fishing companies employing such aliens.

S. 1979: 

S. 1979

Sponsored by:  Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

A bill to block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

S. 1937: 

Border Security and Deferred Action Recipient Relief Act

Sponsored by:  Sen. Jeff Flake [R-AZ] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Split

A bill to authorize appropriations for border infrastructure construction, to provide conditional resident status to certain aliens, and to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to include grounds of inadmissibility and deportability for alien members of criminal gangs and cartels, and for other purposes.

S. 1877: 

Startup Act

Sponsored by:  Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

A bill to jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4310: 

Allow State Sovereignty Upon Refugee Entry (ASSURE) Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Scott Perry [R-PA4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend section 412(a)(2) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to require ratification of a plan with respect to a refugee by the legislature of a State before the refugee may be initially placed or resettled in the State, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4295: 

CLEAR Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN7] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To provide for enhanced Federal, State, and local assistance in the enforcement of the immigration laws, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act, to authorize appropriations to carry out the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4271: 

H.R. 4271

Sponsored by:  Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

H.R. 4184: 

ESPERER Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Carlos Curbelo [R-FL26] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To adjust the immigration status of certain foreign nationals in temporary protected status who are in the United States, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4145: 

Protect Victims of Crime Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To increase the number of aliens who may be issued visas or otherwise provided status as nonimmigrants under section 101(a)(15)(U) of the Immigration and Nationality Act for a fiscal year, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3943: 

Protecting the Property Rights of Border Landowners Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Beto O’Rourke [D-TX16] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Attorney General from using eminent domain to acquire land for the purpose of constructing a wall, or other physical barrier, along the international border between the United States and Mexico, and for other purposes.

H.J.Res. 30: 

H.J. Res. 30

Sponsored by:  Rep. Steve King [R-IA4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that Representatives shall be apportioned among the several States according to their respective numbers, counting the number of persons in each State who are citizens of the United States.

H.J.Res. 106: 

H.J. Res. 106

Sponsored by:  Rep. Warren Davidson [R-OH8] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that Representatives shall be apportioned among the several States according to their respective numbers, counting the number of persons in each State who are citizens of the United States.

H.R. 3600: 

Census Accuracy Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Steve King [R-IA4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend title 13, United States Code, to require that any questionnaire used in determining the decennial census of population shall contain an option for respondents to indicate citizenship status or lawful presence in the United States, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3591: 

American Hope Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Luis Gutiérrez [D-IL4] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens who are United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3563: 

Veterans’ Pathway to Citizenship Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Nanette Barragán [D-CA44] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to recognize the service of veterans of the armed forces by providing a more navigable and accommodating pathway for veterans honorably discharged from the United States military to naturalize and seek citizenship, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3526: 

Border Protection Fund Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Keith Rothfus [R-PA12] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend title 28, United States Code, to allow the use of the Department of Justice Asset Forfeiture Fund to finance United States border security measures, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3440: 

Dream Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA40] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain individuals who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes.

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