H.R. 5200 (100th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit the period of detention of excludable aliens pending removal in a manner similar to that provided in the case of deportable aliens pending deportation.

Introduced:

Aug 10, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 3, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Patrick Swindall

Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district

Republican

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History

Aug 10, 1988
 
Introduced

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Sep 27, 1988
 
Reported by Committee

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Oct 3, 1988
 
Passed House

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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H.R. 4349 (Related)
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit the period of ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 31, 1988

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