H.R. 3927 (101st): Independent Immigrant Act of 1990

Introduced:

Jan 31, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Lipinski

Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 31, 1990
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
18 cosponsors (12D, 6R) (show)
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Votes

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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

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