To reaffirm the historic treatment of part-time commuter students from Canada and Mexico as temporary visitors for purposes of entry into the United States.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 29th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2002
Length: 4 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Jul 26, 2002
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H.R. 5288 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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