A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide a limited extension of the program under section 245(i) of that Act.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2002
Length: 2 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
May 9, 2002
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S. 2493 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2493. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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