H.R. 2709 (111th): Reuniting Families Act

Introduced:

Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael “Mike” Honda

Representative for California's 15th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2009
Length: 49 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 4, 2009
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
81 cosponsors (81D) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6938 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 2008

H.R. 1796 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2011

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