H.R. 2578 (105th): Visa Waiver Pilot Program Extension bill
Sep 30, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 25, 1998 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 7, 1997
Length: 3 pages
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- Full Title
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the visa waiver pilot program, and to provide for the collection of data with respect to the number of non-immigrants who remain in the United States after the expiration of the period of stay authorized by the Attorney General.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 27, 1998
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 25, 1998
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2578 — 105th Congress: Visa Waiver Pilot Program Extension bill. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2578
“H.R. 2578 — 105th Congress: Visa Waiver Pilot Program Extension bill.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. March 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2578>
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