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


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.


William Lipinski

Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district


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.

Summary (CRS)

1/31/1990--Introduced.Independent Immigrant Act of 1990 - Makes additional immigrant visas available for FY 1991 through 1995 for nationals of foreign states that have traditionally denied freedom of emigration. Provides for ... Read more >

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Jan 31, 1990

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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) (show)
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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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