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H.R. 371 (106th): Hmong Veterans’ Naturalization Act of 2000

To expedite the naturalization of aliens who served with special guerrilla units in Laos.

Sponsor and status

Bruce Vento

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 25, 2000
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jan 19, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 26, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 26, 2000.

Law
Pub.L. 106-207
Source

History

Jan 19, 1999
 
Introduced

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Mar 30, 2000
 
Ordered Reported

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May 2, 2000
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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May 18, 2000
 
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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 18, 2000
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

May 23, 2000
 
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.

May 26, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 371 (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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