H.R. 5283 (111th): Help HAITI Act of 2010

Introduced:

May 12, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 9, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 9, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-293

Sponsor:

Jeff Fortenberry

Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for adjustment of status for certain Haitian orphans paroled into the United States after the earthquake of January 12, 2010.

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History

May 12, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 20, 2010
 
Passed House

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.

Aug 4, 2010
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 1, 2010
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 9, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
18 cosponsors (13R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 3411 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 25, 2010

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