S. 890 (106th): Hmong Veterans’ Naturalization Act of 1999


Apr 27, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Wellstone

Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Apr 27, 1999
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to facilitate the naturalization of aliens who served with special guerrilla units or irregular forces in Laos.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/1999--Introduced.Hmong Veterans' Naturalization Act of 1999 - Waives the English language requirement and provides special consideration for the civics requirement with respect to the naturalization of certain aliens (or their ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 27, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 890”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (13D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 719 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 1997

H.R. 371 (Related)
Hmong Veterans’ Naturalization Act of 2000

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 26, 2000

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