To provide for 200,000 additional immigrant visas in each of 5 fiscal years for certain independent immigrants from countries that have traditionally denied freedom of emigration.
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Sponsor and status
Jan 31, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 31, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district
Jan 31, 1990
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H.R. 3927 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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