To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the special immigrant nonminister religious worker program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for California's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 3 pages
Mar 10, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
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.
Mar 10, 2008
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Apr 2, 2008
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Apr 15, 2008
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5570 (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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