Text: H.R.114 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/03/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 114


To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to search all public records to determine if an alien is inadmissible to the United States.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 3, 2017

Mr. Buchanan introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to search all public records to determine if an alien is inadmissible to the United States.

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 “Social Media Screening for Terrorists Act of 2017”.

SEC. 2. Requirement to search records of aliens applying for admission to the United States.

The Secretary of Homeland Security shall search all public records, including Internet sites and social media profiles, to determine if an alien applying for admission to the United States is inadmissible under section 212 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1182).


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