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Introduced in Senate (01/30/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 240


To nullify the effect of the recent Executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 30, 2017

Mrs. Feinstein (for herself, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Durbin, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Wyden, Ms. Cantwell, Mr. Udall, Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Murphy, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Merkley, Mr. Carper, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Markey, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Cardin, Mr. Heinrich, Ms. Hassan, Mr. Brown, Ms. Stabenow, Ms. Cortez Masto, Mr. Kaine, Ms. Harris, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Peters, Mr. Coons, Mr. Menendez, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Booker, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Franken, Ms. Hirono, Ms. Warren, Mr. King, Mr. Casey, Mr. Warner, and Mr. Reed) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To nullify the effect of the recent Executive order that temporarily restricted individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

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

SECTION 1. Rescission.

The provisions of Executive Order 137_ (82 Fed. Reg. ___; January 27, 2017), entitled “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States”, are rescinded and shall not have any legal effect.