H. R. 2831
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
August 30, 2011
Mr. Rivera introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend Public Law 89–732 to modify the requirement for a Cuban national to qualify for and maintain status as a permanent resident.
Modification of rules regarding adjustment of status for Cuban refugees
Section 1 of Public Law 89–732 is amended by
adding at the end the following:
An alien shall be ineligible for
adjustment of status under this section if the alien returns to Cuba after
admission or parole into the United States. The Secretary of Homeland Security
shall rescind the status of an alien who obtained adjustment of status under
this section if the alien returns to Cuba before being admitted to citizenship
in accordance with title III of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C.
1401 et seq.), and the alien shall thereafter be subject to all the provisions
of such Act to the same extent as if the adjustment of status had not been