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Titles (3)

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Short Titles as Introduced

HELP Separated Children Act
Humane Enforcement and Legal Protections for Separated Children Act

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to protect children affected by immigration enforcement actions.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/23/2018Introduced in Senate

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05/23/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate

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Senate Judiciary05/23/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (05/23/2018)

Humane Enforcement and Legal Protections for Separated Children Act or the HELP Separated Children Act

This bill sets forth Department of Homeland Security apprehension procedures with respect to children involved in immigration enforcement actions, including detention center access to courts, welfare agencies, and consular officials.