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.
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Mar 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 28th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2007
Length: 18 pages
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1751 (111th).
H.R. 1275 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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