H.R.858 - DREAMers, Immigrants, and Refugees (DIRe) Legal Aid Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46] (Introduced 02/03/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/03/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.858 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/03/2017)
DREAMers, Immigrants, and Refugees (DIRe) Legal Aid Act
This bill directs the Department of Justice to
The Department of Homeland Security shall provide such aliens: (1) with provider contact information; and (2) if in detention, with an opportunity to arrange representation by such a provider.
The Under Secretary for Science and Technology shall carry out a study on the outcomes for individuals in removal proceedings with legal representation compared to the outcomes for such individuals without legal representation.