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.
5/30/2012--Introduced.Studying Towards Adjusted Residency Status Act or the STARS Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to cancel the removal of, and adjust to conditional nonimmigrant status, an ... Read more >
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