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D048 Support for Certain Immigration Relief
Topic: Human Rights

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Committee:

Proposer:

Ms. Laura Russell

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Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring, That the 78th General Convention urge The Episcopal Church to support the goals of expanded immigration relief for youth and parents designed to keep families together, as outlined in the expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA) executive actions; and be it further

Resolved, That The Episcopal Church re-affirm 2009-B006 which advocates for immigration reform.