H.Con.Res. 514 (107th): Concerning expedited security determinations relating to nonimmigrant visa requests for certain artists and entertainers from countries that are state sponsors of international terrorism.

Oct 24, 2002 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Karen McCarthy
Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district
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Oct 24, 2002
2 pages

This resolution was introduced on October 24, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Oct 24, 2002
Referred to Committee Oct 24, 2002

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2 cosponsors (2D) (show)

House Judiciary

Immigration and Border Security

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Calls for:
(1) the Secretary of State and the heads of other appropriate U.S. agencies to expedite and coordinate determinations with respect to the application for a non-immigrant visa of an artist or entertainer from a country that is a state sponsor of international terrorism who is seeking to enter the United States to attend a public awards ceremony to recognize excellence in the arts where the alien has been nominated or selected to receive an award; and
(2) U.S. national security interests to continue to be of paramount importance in any such expedited determination.

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