H.R. 2831 (112th): To amend Public Law 89-732 to modify the requirement for a Cuban national to qualify for and maintain status as a permanent resident.


Aug 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 30, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Rivera
Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district


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Last Updated: Aug 30, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)
8/30/2011--Introduced.Amends the Cuban Adjustment Act to make an alien who returns to Cuba after admission or parole into the United States ineligible for such status adjustment.Rescinds such adjusted status in ...

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H.R. 2771 (Related)
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Last Action: Aug 1, 2011

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Aug 30, 2011


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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