H.R.6382 - No Religious Registry Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] (Introduced 11/18/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||12/05/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6382 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/18/2016)
No Religious Registry Act
This bill prohibits U.S. government officials from collecting information or utilizing a registry or database to classify on the basis of religious affiliation: (1) U.S. nationals or aliens lawfully present in the United States, or (2) aliens who apply for a visa or seek admission to the United States or on whose behalf a petition under the immigration laws is submitted. The bill also prohibits studies related to the collection of such information or the establishment or utilization of such a registry or database.
Nothing in this bill may be construed to prohibit the collection of information that is provided voluntarily, including information relating to the decennial census.