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H.R. 1279 (113th): United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Fairness Act of 2013

To authorize the Secretary of State to issue up to 10,500 E-3 visas per year to nationals of the Republic of Korea (South).

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Eni Faleomavaega

Sponsor. Representative for American Samoa. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013
Length: 4 pages

Mar 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 20, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 1279 (113th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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