To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for new procedures pertaining to the processing of petitions and applications for immigrant or nonimmigrant visas, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 16, 2017
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H.R. 1125 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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