To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to determine whether an alien is a child, for purposes of classification as an immediate relative, based on the age of the alien on the date the classification petition with respect to the alien is filed, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2002
Length: 11 pages
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 2002
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 6, 2002.
H.R. 1209 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Child Status Protection Act, Pub. L. No. 107-208, H.R. 1209, 107th Cong. (2002).
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