|Full title||To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes.|
|Introduced||Jun 6, 2013|
|Status||Died in a previous Congress|
|Sponsor||Trey Gowdy, Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district, Republican|
|“||To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes.||”|
This bill caused a widespread outcry among religious groups because it countered what is known as the Leahy-Kyl terrorism-related inadmissibility grounds (TRIG) reforms of 2007 that allowed refugee exemptions for those seeking a green card with no known ties to terrorism.
- 113th Congress (2013) (June 6, 2013). "H.R. 2278 (113th)". Legislation. GovTrack.us. https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2278. Retrieved August 22, 2016. "SAFE Act"
- HIAS. "Statement to U.S. House - Hearing on SAFE Act." HIAS. N.p., 6 June 2013. Web. 21 Aug. 2016.
- RCUSA. "TERRORISM-RELATED INADMISSIBILITY GROUNDS FOR REFUGEES AND ASYLEES (TRIG)." RCUSA. N.p., 2013. Web. 21 Aug. 2016.
- H.R. 2764 (110th): Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008, GovTrack.
- H.R. 2278 (113th): SAFE Act, GovTrack. Died in Congress.
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