Bill Text — May 30, 2012
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May 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 30, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 30, 2012
Length: 24 pages
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5869”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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