To provide for adjustment of status for certain Haitian orphans paroled into the United States after the earthquake of January 12, 2010.
May 12, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 9, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 9, 2010.
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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2010
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 5283 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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