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H.R. 1926 (106th): Bring Them Home Alive Act of 1999

To provide for the granting of refugee status in the United States to nationals of certain foreign countries in which American Vietnam War POW/MIAs or American Korean War POW/MIAs may be present, if those nationals assist in the return to the United States of those POW/MIAs alive.

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Sponsor and status

Joel Hefley

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 25, 1999
Length: 8 pages

May 25, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


May 25, 1999

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H.R. 1926 (106th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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