A bill to provide for adjustment of immigration status for certain aliens granted temporary protected status in the United States because of conditions in Montserrat, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2005
Length: 5 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Sep 20, 2004
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2816 (108th).
Feb 7, 2005
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S. 297 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 297. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Montserrat Immigration Fairness Act, S. 297, 109th Cong. (2005).
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