H.R. 2675 (101st): Hong Kong Immigration Act of 1989


Jun 15, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 15, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Porter

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for special immigrant status for certain aliens who are nationals of Hong Kong.

Summary (CRS)

6/15/1989--Introduced.Hong Kong Immigration Act of 1989 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to give special immigrant status to certain preference immigrants and their families from Hong Kong. Limits annual ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 15, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2675”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 4300 (Related)
Family Unity and Employment Opportunity Immigration Act of 1990

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990

H.R. 2726 (Related)
To treat Hong Kong as a separate foreign state for purposes of applying the ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 1989

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