To amend section 212(d)(5) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow certain alien veterans to be paroled into the United States to receive health care furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Juan Vargas Reintroduces Deported Veterans Bill Package”
— Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA51] (Sponsor) on May 26, 2017
Sep 21, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6092 (114th).
May 26, 2017
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H.R. 2761 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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