To provide for cancellation of removal and adjustment of status for certain long-term residents who entered the United States as children.
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Feb 28, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2007
Length: 17 pages
Feb 28, 2007
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H.R. 1221 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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