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.
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Jan 31, 1990
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. 3927”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
18 cosponsors (12D, 6R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Family Unity and Employment Opportunity Immigration Act of 1990
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3927 — 101st Congress: Independent Immigrant Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3927
“H.R. 3927 — 101st Congress: Independent Immigrant Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3927>
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