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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Resettlement Accountability National Security Act of 2015

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To suspend the admission into the United States of refugees in order to examine the costs of providing benefits to such individuals, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

07/29/2015Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

09/08/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
07/29/2015Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/29/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (86)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Westmoreland, Lynn A. [R-GA-3] 09/15/2015
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4] 09/15/2015
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 09/15/2015
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] 09/15/2015
Rep. Zinke, Ryan K. [R-MT-At Large] 09/15/2015
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32] 09/15/2015
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 09/15/2015
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10] 09/15/2015
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 09/16/2015
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 09/17/2015
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 09/22/2015
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5] 09/22/2015
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 09/22/2015
Rep. Rouzer, David [R-NC-7] 10/01/2015
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8] 10/01/2015
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 10/01/2015
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3] 10/01/2015
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4] 10/01/2015
Rep. Nugent, Richard B. [R-FL-11] 10/01/2015
Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] 10/07/2015
Rep. Palmer, Gary J. [R-AL-6] 10/07/2015
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8] 10/08/2015
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 10/20/2015
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3] 10/20/2015
Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6] 10/21/2015
Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27] 10/21/2015
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 10/21/2015
Rep. Salmon, Matt [R-AZ-5] 10/22/2015
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 10/22/2015
Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large] 10/27/2015
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 10/27/2015
Rep. Labrador, Raul R. [R-ID-1] 10/27/2015
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5] 10/27/2015
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 10/28/2015
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 10/28/2015
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] 11/02/2015
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 11/02/2015
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] 11/03/2015
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] 11/03/2015
Rep. Graves, Garret [R-LA-6] 11/03/2015
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 11/03/2015
Rep. DeSantis, Ron [R-FL-6] 11/04/2015
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 11/04/2015
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2] 11/04/2015
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 11/04/2015
Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large] 11/04/2015
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 11/16/2015
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 11/16/2015
Rep. Pompeo, Mike [R-KS-4] 11/16/2015
Rep. Harper, Gregg [R-MS-3] 11/16/2015
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 11/16/2015
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 11/16/2015
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 11/16/2015
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 11/16/2015
Rep. Poliquin, Bruce [R-ME-2] 11/16/2015
Rep. Brat, Dave [R-VA-7] 11/16/2015
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1] 11/16/2015
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 11/16/2015
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] 11/16/2015
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 11/16/2015
Rep. Scalise, Steve [R-LA-1] 11/17/2015
Rep. Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA-11] 11/17/2015
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 11/17/2015
Rep. Sanford, Mark [R-SC-1] 11/17/2015
Rep. Gowdy, Trey [R-SC-4] 11/17/2015
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] 11/17/2015
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-14] 11/17/2015
Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1] 11/17/2015
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-3] 11/17/2015
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 11/17/2015
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 11/17/2015
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 11/17/2015
Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] 11/17/2015
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 11/17/2015
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4] 11/18/2015
Rep. Mica, John L. [R-FL-7] 11/18/2015
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 11/18/2015
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 11/18/2015
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] 11/19/2015
Rep. Stutzman, Marlin A. [R-IN-3] 11/30/2015
Rep. Hurt, Robert [R-VA-5] 12/01/2015
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 12/03/2015
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 12/11/2015
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 12/15/2015
Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-4] 06/22/2016
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4] 11/30/2016

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary07/29/2015 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security09/08/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/29/2015)

Resettlement Accountability National Security Act of 2015

This bill prohibits the admission of refugees into the United States until Congress passes a joint resolution giving the Department of Homeland Security authority to resume admitting refugees.

Requires the Government Accountability Office to report to Congress on refugees who received benefits under any of the following programs:

  • Medicare,
  • Medicaid,
  • disability insurance under title II of the Social Security Act,
  • the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP, formerly the food stamp program), and
  • section 8 rental assistance.