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Empowering Immigration Courts Act
116 HR 5708 IH: Empowering Immigration Courts Act U.S. House of Representatives 2020-01-29 text/xml EN Pursuant to Title 17 Section 105 of the United States Code, this file is not subject to copyright protection and is in the public domain. 1. This Act may be cited as the. Empowering Immigration Courts Act 2. Section 240(b)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act ( 8 U.S.C. 1229a(b)(1)) is amended by striking(under regulations prescribed by the Attorney General) to sanction by civil money penalty any action (or inaction) in contempt of the judge's proper exercise of authority under this Actand insertingto sanction by fine contempt of its authority in accordance with section 401 of title 18, United States Code.
|01/29/2020||President||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.Action By: House of Representatives|
|01/29/2020||President||Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives|