To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to expand the humanitarian parole policy announced on January 18, 2010, to children legally confirmed as orphans eligible for intercountry adoption by the Government of Haiti prior to the earthquake on January 12, 2010, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 2010
Length: 2 pages
Feb 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Feb 4, 2010
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H.R. 4603 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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