H.R. 2771 (112th): To amend Public Law 89-732 to increase to 5 years the period during which a Cuban national must be physically present in the United States in order to qualify for adjustment of status to that of a permanent resident, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Rivera
Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
8/1/2011--Introduced.Increases to five years the period during which a Cuban national must be physically present in the United States in order to adjust to permanent resident status.Makes an alien who ...

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H.R. 2831 (Related)
To amend Public Law 89-732 to modify the requirement for a Cuban national to ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 30, 2011

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History

Introduced
Aug 1, 2011

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