H.R. 1830 (108th): Earned Legalization and Family Unification Act of 2003

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.

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Apr 12, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2003
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Apr 12, 2003

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H.R. 1830 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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