H.R. 2033: Nepal Temporary Protected Status Act of 2015

Introduced:

Apr 27, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 27, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 27, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Al Green

Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To designate Nepal under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Nepal to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Nepal Temporary Protected Status Act of 2015 was sponsored by Rep. Al Green (D-TX9) as a congressional response to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that occurred in Nepal on April 25, 2015. It would allow nationals of Nepal that have been in the United States since the day of the earthquake to register for temporary protected status with the ...

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History

Apr 27, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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