HR 3239

Title: Humanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act
Author: Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-CA)

Summary
...This bill imposes requirements and standards related to the care of aliens in U.S. Customs and Boarder Protection (CBP) custody.</p> <p>CBP shall conduct an initial health screening of each alien in custody to identify those with acute conditions and high-risk vulnerabilities and to provide appropriate healthcare. CBP shall conduct the screening within 12 hours of each alien's initial detention, and within 3 hours for certain priority individuals such as children, pregnant women, and those with disabilities. </p> <p>The bill imposes various requirements related to the services, personnel, and infrastructure for providing such screenings, such as providing interpreters, chaperones, and mental health treatment when necessary.</p> <p>CBP shall ensure detainees have access to drinking water, ...

Status
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4402) 06/11/2019
Introduced in House 06/12/2019
Introduced in House 06/12/2019
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Homeland Security, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 06/12/2019
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Homeland Security, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 06/12/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations. 06/25/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship. 06/28/2019
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 07/17/2019
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 13. 07/17/2019
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 116-162, Part I. 07/19/2019
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 116-162, Part I. 07/19/2019
Committee on Homeland Security discharged. 07/19/2019
Committee on Homeland Security discharged. 07/19/2019
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 121. 07/19/2019
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 509 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 397 and H.R. 3239. Resolution provides for consideration of both H.R. 397 and H.R. 3239 under structured rules. Resolution also provides that it shall be in order on the legislative day of July 25, 2019 or July 26, 2019 that the House suspend the rules. Resolution additionally provides for proceedings from the period from July 29, 2019 through September 6, 2019. 07/23/2019
Rule H. Res. 509 passed House. 07/24/2019
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 509. (consideration: CR H7336-7345; text: CR H7340-7342) 07/24/2019
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 397 and H.R. 3239. Resolution provides for consideration of both H.R. 397 and H.R. 3239 under structured rules. Resolution also provides that it shall be in order on the legislative day of July 25, 2019 or July 26, 2019 that the House suspend the rules. Resolution additionally provides for proceedings from the period from July 29, 2019 through September 6, 2019. 07/24/2019
House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 509 and Rule XVIII. 07/24/2019
The Speaker designated the Honorable Salud O. Carbajal to act as Chairman of the Committee. 07/24/2019
GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 3239. 07/24/2019
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 509, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kuster amendment No. 1. 07/24/2019
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 509, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kuster amendment No. 2. 07/24/2019
The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 3239. 07/24/2019
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. 07/24/2019
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule 19, the Chair postponed further proceedings on H.R. 3239. 07/24/2019
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7348, H7350) 07/24/2019
Mr. Kinzinger moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR H7348) 07/24/2019
Floor summary: DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kinzinger motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add a new section to the bill stating that it is the sense of Congress that the men and women of the U.S. Border Patrol should be commended for continuing to carry out their duties in a professional manner. 07/24/2019
The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. 07/24/2019
On motion to recommit with instructions Agreed to by recorded vote: 239 - 192 (Roll no. 506). 07/24/2019
Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 233 - 195 (Roll no. 507). 07/24/2019
On passage Passed by recorded vote: 233 - 195 (Roll no. 507). 07/24/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 07/24/2019
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. 07/25/2019

Bill Text
07/25/2019 - HR 3239 (Referred+in+Senate) 07/24/2019 - HR 3239 (Engrossed+in+House) 07/19/2019 - HR 3239 (Reported+in+House) 06/12/2019 - HR 3239 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-CA)
    U.S. Representative

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