New Cosponsors — Mar 12, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel [D-NY13]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA47]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (9 Democrats).
Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To exempt children of certain Filipino World War II veterans from the numerical limitations on immigrant visas and for other purposes.
3/5/2013--Introduced.Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2013 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt from worldwide or numerical limitations on immigrant visas the sons and daughters of Filipino ... Read more >
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. 966”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 966 — 113th Congress: Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr966
“H.R. 966 — 113th Congress: Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr966>
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