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 ...
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Jun 15, 1989
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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)
- Committee Assignments
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 1989
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2675 — 101st Congress: Hong Kong Immigration Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2675
“H.R. 2675 — 101st Congress: Hong Kong Immigration Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2675>
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