To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make changes related to family-sponsored immigrants and to reduce the number of such immigrants, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 9 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 28, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 604 (114th).
Feb 16, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 30, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 891.
H.R. 1149 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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