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Mar 10, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 15, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
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To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the special immigrant nonminister religious worker program, and for other purposes.
4/15/2008--Passed House amended.Religious Worker Visa Extension Act of 2008 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue final regulations to eliminate or reduce fraud in the special immigrant non-minister ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5570 — 110th Congress: Religious Worker Visa Extension Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5570
“H.R. 5570 — 110th Congress: Religious Worker Visa Extension Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5570>
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