Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate To President Became Law
02/07/2020          

No Public Charge Deportation Act of 2019

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02/07/2020 Introduced in House Open

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116TH CONGRESS 
2D SESSION H. R. 5814 

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to repeal the public charge 
ground of deportability, and for other purposes. 

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 

FEBRUARY 7, 2020 
Ms. MENG (for herself, Ms. GARCIA of Texas, Mr. MEEKS, Ms. VELÁZQUEZ, 

Mr. ESPAILLAT, Ms. OCASIO-CORTEZ, Ms. SCHAKOWSKY, Mr. COX of 
California, Ms. OMAR, Ms. CLARKE of New York, Mr. MCGOVERN, Ms. 
LEE of California, Mr. COSTA, Mr. CARSON of Indiana, Ms. DELBENE, 
Mr. LOWENTHAL, and Mr. BLUMENAUER) introduced the following bill; 
which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary 

A BILL 
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to repeal 

the public charge ground of deportability, and for other 
purposes. 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-1

tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 2

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. 3

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘No Public Charge De-4

portation Act of 2019’’. 5

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•HR 5814 IH

SEC. 2. REPEAL OF PUBLIC CHARGE GROUND OF DEPORT-1

ABILITY. 2

Section 237(a) of the Immigration and Nationality 3

Act (8 U.S.C. 1227(a)) is amended— 4

(1) in paragraph (1)(A), by inserting before the 5

period at the end the following: ‘‘, except in the case 6

of an alien who is inadmissible under section 7

212(a)(4)’’; and 8

(2) by repealing paragraph (5). 9

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Picture Name From Date Type
Grace Meng D-NY 02/07/2020 Sponsor
Nydia Velazquez D-NY 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Janice Schakowsky D-IL 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Mike Quigley D-IL 02/12/2020 Cosponsor
Ilhan Omar D-MN 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez D-NY 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Eleanor Norton D-DC 02/10/2020 Cosponsor
Gregory Meeks D-NY 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
James McGovern D-MA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Alan Lowenthal D-CA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Barbara Lee D-CA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Debra Haaland D-NM 02/25/2020 Cosponsor
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Date Branch Action
03/10/2020 President Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
02/07/2020 President Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E150)Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives
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