To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for permanent resident status for certain long-term resident workers and college-bound students, to modify the worldwide level of family-sponsored immigrants in order to promote family unification, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 10, 2002
Length: 27 pages
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on October 10, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 10, 2002
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 8, 2003
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3271 (108th).
H.R. 5600 (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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