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Short Titles as Introduced

Save America Comprehensive Immigration Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act comprehensively to reform immigration law, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
08/08/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
09/21/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/12/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
08/08/2017Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Homeland Security, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/08/2017Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Homeland Security, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/08/2017Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Homeland Security, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/08/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary08/08/2017 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security09/21/2017 Referred to
House Homeland Security08/08/2017 Referred to
House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security09/12/2017 Referred to
House Oversight and Government Reform08/08/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (08/08/2017)

Save America Comprehensive Immigration Act of 2017

This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide increased protections and eligibility for family-sponsored immigrants.

The bill establishes: (1) the Board of Family-based Visa Appeals, and (2) the Task Force to Rescue Immigrant Victims of American Sex Offenders.

The bill sets forth provisions regarding: (1) the Border Patrol and other law enforcement officers, including regarding personnel increases; (2) status adjustment, including an adjustment for Haitians; (3) sex offenders; (4) unfair immigration-related employment practices; (5) removal proceedings, including for removal based om criminal offenses; (6) asylee and refugee proceedings; and (7) naturalization.

The Anti-Smuggling Unit within the Border Patrol is reestablished.

The worldwide level of diversity immigrants is increased.

Gender-based persecution is established as a grounds for refugee status.

Adjustment to permanent resident is provided for certain temporary protected status persons.

The bill authorizes S (witness or informant) nonimmigrant status for aliens in possession of critical reliable information concerning commercial alien smuggling or trafficking in immigration documents.

The definition of "law enforcement officer" under provisions of the Federal Employees Retirement System and the Civil Service Retirement System is amended to include: (1) federal employees not otherwise covered by such term whose duties include the investigation or apprehension of suspected or convicted individuals and who are authorized to carry a firearm, and (2) Internal Revenue Service employees whose duties are primarily the collection of delinquent taxes and the securing of delinquent returns.

The bill repeals: (1) provisions prohibiting government entities and officials from preventing communications with federal immigration authorities, and (2) authority permitting state personnel to carry out immigration officer functions.

The fashion model H-1B visa is replaced with an O-visa.