New Cosponsor — Jul 23, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (10 Republicans, 8 Democrats).
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Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for special immigrant status for certain spouses and children of employees of the United States Government abroad killed in the line of duty.
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. 1781”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1781 — 113th Congress: Mustafa Akarsu Local Guard Force Support Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1781
“H.R. 1781 — 113th Congress: Mustafa Akarsu Local Guard Force Support Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1781>
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