H.R.639 - Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40] (Introduced 02/13/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/08/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.639 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/13/2013)
Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act - Sets forth detention standards for immigration detention facilities.
Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) convene a detention advisory committee; (2) promulgate regulations regarding detainee care and custody; (3) implement secure alternatives to detention programs under which eligible aliens are released under supervision, assistance, and monitoring that ensure their appearance at all immigration interviews, appointments, and hearings; and (4) provide protective detention alternatives for specified categories of vulnerable aliens.