About the bill
- Full Title
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 title was written by its sponsor.
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Mar 1, 2007
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Mar 26, 2009
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1751 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1275”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
86 cosponsors (82D, 4R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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H.R. 1751 (111th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 26, 2009
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2007
Last Action: Oct 24, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1275 — 110th Congress: American Dream Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1275
“H.R. 1275 — 110th Congress: American Dream Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1275>
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