H.R. 1287 (104th): For the relief of Nguyen Quy An and Nguyen Ngoc Kim Quy.

104th Congress, 1995–1996. Text as of Mar 21, 1995 (Introduced).

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HR 1287 IH

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1287

For the relief of Nguyen Quy An and Nguyen Ngoc Kim Quy.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

MARCH 21, 1995

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


A BILL

For the relief of Nguyen Quy An and Nguyen Ngoc Kim Quy.

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

SECTION 1. PERMANENT RESIDENT STATUS FOR NGUYEN QUY AN AND NGUYEN NGOC KIM QUY.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Notwithstanding subsections (a) and (b) of section 201 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Nguyen Quy An and Nguyen Ngoc Kim Quy shall each be eligible for issuance of an immigrant visa or for adjustment of status to that of an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence upon filing an application for issuance of an immigrant visa under section 204 of such Act or for adjustment of status to lawful permanent resident.

    (b) ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS- If Nguyen Quy An or Nguyen Ngoc Kim Quy enters the United States before the filing deadline specified in subsection (c), he or 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 application for issuance of an immigrant visa or the application for adjustment of status is filed 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 Nguyen Quy An and Nguyen Ngoc Kim Quy, the Secretary of State shall instruct the proper officer to reduce by 2, during the current or next following fiscal year, the total number of immigrant visas that are made available to natives of the country of the aliens’ birth under section 203(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act or, if applicable, the total number of immigrant visas that are made available to natives of the country of the aliens’ birth under section 202(e) of such Act.