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Feb 2, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Indiana
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2010
Length: 14 pages
A bill to establish the Return of Talent Program to allow aliens who are legally present in the United States to return temporarily to the country of citizenship of the alien if that country is engaged in post-conflict or natural disaster reconstruction, and for other purposes.
3/26/2010--Reported to Senate amended.Return of Talent Act - Section2 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish the Return of Talent ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2974 — 111th Congress: Return of Talent Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2974
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