To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify the law prohibiting the Secretary of State from issuing certain visas to nationals of countries that refuse or unreasonably delay repatriation, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 25, 2011
Length: 10 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on October 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 25, 2011
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H.R. 3256 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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