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Fair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2018

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A bill to provide access to counsel for unaccompanied alien children.

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02/28/2018Introduced in Senate

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02/28/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
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Senate Judiciary02/28/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (02/28/2018)

Fair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2018

This bill grants aliens, including unaccompanied alien children, the right to counsel in immigration proceedings, at government expense, and the right to examine documents in their files. The Department of Homeland Security must provide access to counsel for all aliens in detention facilities.