New Cosponsors — Dec 2, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3]
New Cosponsor: Rep. James Himes [D-CT4]
The bill now has 139 cosponsors (134 Democrats, 5 Republicans).
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Mar 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 28th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
Length: 18 pages
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.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1275 (110th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 2010
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