To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the diversity immigrant program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Sep 17, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5520 (113th).
Feb 11, 2015
Considered by Immigration and Citizenship
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 12, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 16, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1178 (115th).
H.R. 2278 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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