Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Jun 22, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This bill was introduced on June 22, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 13th congressional district
6/22/1989--Introduced.Treats Hong Kong as a separate foreign state rather than a colony or dependent area for U.S. immigration purposes, beginning in FY 1990 (thereby increasing the number of visas chargeable ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2726”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Last Action: Oct 4, 1990
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990
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