H.R. 3992 (112th): To allow otherwise eligible Israeli nationals to receive E-2 nonimmigrant visas if similarly situated United States nationals are eligible for similar nonimmigrant status in Israel.


Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 8, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 8, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-130


Howard Berman

Representative for California's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 30, 2012
Length: 1 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/8/2012--Public Law.Makes Israeli nationals eligible to enter the United States as E-2 visa nonimmigrant investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if Israel provides reciprocal nonimmigrant treatment ... Read more >
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S. 921 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3992” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Feb 9, 2012
Reported by Committee
Feb 28, 2012
Passed House
Mar 19, 2012
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Passed Senate
May 24, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 8, 2012


11 cosponsors (6D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Mar 19, 2012 6:55 p.m.
Passed 371/0

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