To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for adjustment of status for aliens who are nationals of El Salvador and were granted or eligible for temporary protected status, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 6, 2018
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 6, 2018
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H.R. 4956 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4956. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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