To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that United States citizens' sons and daughters with mental or physical disabilities be considered immediate relatives for purposes of exemption from numerical limitations on visas issued to such sons and daughters.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 29, 2015
Length: 2 pages
Sep 29, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 29, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 29, 2015
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H.R. 3647 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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