Sponsor and status
100th Congress (1987–1988)
This bill was introduced on April 28, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district
Apr 28, 1988
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H.R. 4487 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4487. This is the one from the 100th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to direct the Attorney General to permit the entry into the United States of certain Cuban or Nicaraguan nationals residing in Panama, H.R. 4487, 100th Cong. (1988).
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