H.R.4197 - State Refugee Security Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 12/09/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||01/15/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4197 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/09/2015)
State Refugee Security Act of 2015
This bill directs the Office of Refugee Resettlement to notify the state agency responsible for coordinating the placement or resettlement of an alien refugee not later than 21 days before the alien's arrival in the state.
No alien refugee shall be placed or resettled in a state if the governor certifies to the Office of Refugee Resettlement that it has failed, in the sole determination of the governor, to provide adequate assurance that such person does not present a security risk to the state.