H.R.4145: Protect Victims of Crime Act

Author's Summary:  To increase the number of aliens who may be issued visas or otherwise provided status as nonimmigrants under section 101(a)(15)(U) of the Immigration and Nationality Act for a fiscal year, and for other purposes.

IB Summary:  According to US Rep Julia Brownley (D - CA): "This [bill] will enable more survivors of serious crimes, like domestic abuse or sexual assault, to come forward without fear of deportation to help law enforcement investigate or prosecute criminals."

Status: Introduced on 10/26/2017. Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4145/text?r=1