H.R. 5061 (106th): To provide for the appointment of a guardian ad litem to protect the interests under Federal immigration law of certain alien minor children present in the United States without a parent or other legal guardian.

Introduced:
Jul 27, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bill McCollum
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 27, 2000
Length
8 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 27, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 27, 2000
Referred to Committee Jul 27, 2000
 
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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

Immigration and Border Security

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7/27/2000--Introduced.
Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the appointment of a guardian ad litem for certain aliens under the age of 18 seeking U.S. asylum admission.States that the guardian shall assist in immigration- and asylum-related duties until: (1) the alien reaches 18 years old or departs; or (2) determination of the asylum claim.

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