Text: H.R.77 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/06/2015)


114th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 77


To provide for the appointment of additional immigration judges.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 6, 2015

Ms. Jackson Lee introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To provide for the appointment of additional immigration judges.

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

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Justice for Children Now Act of 2015”.

SEC. 2. Additional immigration judges.

(a) In general.—The Attorney General may appoint 70 additional immigration judges in addition to immigration judges currently serving as of the date of enactment of this Act.

(b) Authorization of appropriations.—There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out this section.