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S. 990 (113th): A bill to extend the Iraqi and Afghan Special Immigrant Visa Programs by 1 year.


The text of the bill below is as of May 20, 2013 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


II

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 990

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 20, 2013

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To extend the Iraqi and Afghan Special Immigrant Visa Programs by 1 year.

1.

Extension of Special Immigrant Visa Programs for certain Afghanis and Iraqis

(a)

Refugee Crisis in Iraq Act of 2007

Section 1244(c) of the Refugee Crisis in Iraq Act of 2007 ( 8 U.S.C. 1157 note) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1), by striking five fiscal years and inserting 6 fiscal years; and

(2)

in paragraph (3)

(A)

in subparagraph (A)

(i)

in the subparagraph heading, by striking four and inserting five ; and

(ii)

by striking four and inserting five;

(B)

in subparagraph (B)

(i)

in the subparagraph heading, by striking five and six and inserting six and seven ;

(ii)

by striking sixth and inserting seventh; and

(iii)

by striking fifth every place it appears and inserting sixth.

(b)

Afghan Allies Protection Act of 2009

Section 602(b)(3) of the Afghan Allies Protection Act of 2009 ( 8 U.S.C. 1101 note) is amended—

(1)

in subparagraph (A), by striking and 2013 and inserting 2013, and 2014; and

(2)

in subparagraph (C)

(A)

in clause (i)

(i)

in the clause heading, by striking 2013 and inserting 2014 ; and

(ii)

by striking or 2013 and inserting 2013, or 2014;

(B)

in clause (ii)

(i)

by striking 2014 and inserting 2015 ;

(ii)

by striking 2014 and inserting 2015; and

(iii)

by striking 2013 each place it appears and inserting 2014.