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.

Introduced:

Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 8, 2012

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

Law:

Pub.L. 112-130

Sponsor:

Howard Berman

Representative for California's 28th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: May 30, 2012
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History

Feb 9, 2012
 
Introduced

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Feb 28, 2012
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 19, 2012
 
Passed House

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May 24, 2012
 
Passed Senate

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Jun 8, 2012
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

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

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

Related Bills

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S. 921 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2011

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