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H.R. 3049 (102nd): Miscellaneous and Technical Immigration and Naturalization Amendments of 1991


An act to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to restore certain exclusive authority in courts to administer oaths of allegiance for naturalization, to revise provisions relating to O and P nonimmigrants, and to make certain technical corrections relating to the immigration laws.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jul 25, 1991
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 12, 1991

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 12, 1991.

Law
Pub.L. 102-232
Sponsor

Romano Mazzoli

Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 12, 1991

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History

Jul 25, 1991
 
Introduced

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Oct 29, 1991
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 12, 1991
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 26, 1991
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 27, 1991
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 12, 1991
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3049 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3049. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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