To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit aliens who are independent living assistants to be accorded status as J nonimmigrants to provide in-home living and home support services to adults with disabilities.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2005
Length: 3 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Mar 17, 2005
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H.R. 1374 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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