To amend section 203(b)(5) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to implement new reforms, and to reauthorize the EB-5 Regional Center Program, in order to promote and reform foreign capital investment and job creation in communities in the United States, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2016
Length: 125 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on September 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
Sep 12, 2016
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H.R. 5992 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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