H.R.591 - USCIS Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Brat, Dave [R-VA-7] (Introduced 01/20/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/08/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.591 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/20/2017)
Use Spending for Congressional Immigration Supervision Act or the USCIS Act
This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to declare that all deposits into the Immigration Examinations Fee Account shall remain available to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) (currently, the Department of Justice [DOJ]) for reimbursement of administrative expenses to the extent and in such amounts as are provided in advance in appropriation Acts.
The Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 is amended to declare that certain foreign student and exchange program fees that are deposited into the account shall remain available to DHS (currently, DOJ) for reimbursement of administrative expenses (including expenses related to gathering foreign student information) to the extent and in such amounts as are provided in advance in appropriation Acts.