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house Bill H.R. 2760

Immigrant Veterans Eligibility Tracking System (I-VETS) Act

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Title

Immigrant Veterans Eligibility Tracking System (I-VETS) Act

Official Title

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to identify aliens who have served, or are serving, in the Armed Forces of the United States when those aliens apply for an immigration benefit or are placed in an immigration enforcement proceeding, and for other purposes.

Summary

Immigrant Veterans Eligibility Tracking System (I-VETS) Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to: identify aliens, when they apply for an immigration benefit or are placed in an immigration enforcement proceeding, who are serving, or have served, as a member of a regular or reserve component of the Armed Forces on active duty or as a member of a reserve component in an active status; and annotate all DHS immigration and naturalization records relating to an identified alien to reflect such identification and afford an opportunity to track the outcomes for such aliens.

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      house Committees
      Committee on the Judiciary
      Immigration and Citizenship
    IntroducedMay 26th, 2017