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S. 274 - To nullify the effect of the recent executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.
Introduced:
Bill Status: Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 7.
 

This bill rescinds the provisions of Executive Order 13769, entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States," effective as of January 27, 2017. Among the order's major provisions are restrictions on the entry of immigrants and nonimmigrants from seven countries (Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen) and additional limitations on refugee admissions to the United States.

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Calendar No. 7

115th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 274


    To nullify the effect of the recent executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 1, 2017

    Mrs. Feinstein (for herself, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Durbin, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Wyden, Ms. Cantwell, Mr. Udall, Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Murphy, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Merkley, Mr. Carper, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Markey, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Cardin, Mr. Heinrich, Ms. Hassan, Mr. Brown, Ms. Stabenow, Ms. Cortez Masto, Mr. Kaine, Ms. Harris, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Peters, Mr. Coons, Mr. Menendez, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Booker, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Franken, Ms. Hirono, Ms. Warren, Mr. King, Mr. Casey, Mr. Warner, Mr. Reed, Mr. Schatz, Mrs. Shaheen, Ms. Duckworth, and Mr. Bennet) introduced the following bill; which was read the first time

February 2, 2017

    Read the second time and placed on the calendar


A BILL

    To nullify the effect of the recent executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Rescission.

The provisions of Executive Order 13769 (82 Fed. Reg. 8977; January 27, 2017), entitled “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States”, are rescinded and shall not have any legal effect.

SEC. 2. Effective date.

This Act shall take effect as if enacted on January 27, 2017.


Calendar No. 7

115th CONGRESS
     1st Session
S. 274

A BILL
    To nullify the effect of the recent executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

February 2, 2017
    Read the second time and placed on the calendar

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