To recognize that Christians and Yazidis in Iraq, Syria, Pakistan, Iran, Egypt, and Libya are targets of genocide, and to provide for the expedited processing of immigrant and refugee visas for such individuals, and for other purposes.
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Nov 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 48th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2015
Length: 5 pages
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H.R. 3942 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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