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 8, 2003
Length: 27 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This bill was introduced on October 8, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 10, 2002
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5600 (107th).
Oct 8, 2003
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H.R. 3271 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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