[Congressional Bills 112th Congress]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office]
[H.R. 5957 Introduced in House (IH)]

112th CONGRESS
  2d Session
                                H. R. 5957

 To prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security from granting deferred 
action or otherwise suspending the effectiveness or enforcement of the 
                           immigration laws.


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                    IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                             June 18, 2012

Mr. Schweikert introduced the following bill; which was referred to the 
                       Committee on the Judiciary

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                                 A BILL


 
 To prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security from granting deferred 
action or otherwise suspending the effectiveness or enforcement of the 
                           immigration laws.

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

SECTION 1. PROHIBITION ON GRANTING DEFERRED ACTION.

    Beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary 
of Homeland Security may not grant deferred action or otherwise suspend 
the effectiveness or enforcement of the immigration laws (as defined in 
section 101(a)(17) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 
1101(a)(17))).
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