New Cosponsors — Mar 12, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA47]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel [D-NY13]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (9 Democrats).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr966>
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