About the bill
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5131 — 109th Congress: American Dream Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5131
“H.R. 5131 — 109th Congress: American Dream Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. July 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5131>
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