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Text of For the relief of Gulnur Akbal Walmsley.

This bill was introduced on July 27, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 27, 1994 (Introduced).

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HR 4844 IH

103d CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4844

For the relief of Gulnur Akbal Walmsley.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 27, 1994

Mr. SLATTERY introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

For the relief of Gulnur Akbal Walmsley.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. IMMEDIATE RELATIVE STATUS FOR GULNUR AKBAL WALMSLEY.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Gulnur Akbal Walmsley shall be classified as an immediate relative within the meaning of section 201(b)(2)(A)(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act for purposes of approval of a relative visa petition filed under section 204 of such Act by Gulnur Akbal Walmsley and the filing of an application for an immigrant visa or for adjustment of status.

    (b) ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS- If Gulnur Akbal Walmsley enters the United States before the filing deadline specified in subsection (c), she shall be considered to have entered and remained lawfully and shall, if otherwise eligible, be eligible for adjustment of status under section 245 of the Immigration and Nationality Act as of the date of the enactment of this Act.

    (c) DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION AND PAYMENT OF FEES- Subsections (a) and (b) shall apply only if the petition and the application for issuance of an immigrant visa or the application for adjustment of status are filed by Gulnur Akbal Walmsley with appropriate fees within 2 years after the date of the enactment of this Act.

    (d) REDUCTION OF IMMIGRANT VISA NUMBER- Upon the granting of an immigrant visa or permanent residence to Gulnur Akbal Walmsley, the Secretary of State shall instruct the proper officer to reduce by 1, for the following fiscal year, the total number of immigrant visas available under section 201(c)(1)(A) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.