Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Feb 6, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 12, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
Sep 17, 2015
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3449 (114th).
Feb 6, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 12, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 887 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend honorary citizenship to otherwise qualified noncitizens who enlisted in the Philippines and died while serving on active duty with the United States Armed Forces during certain periods of hostilities, and for other purposes, H.R. 887, 115th Cong. (2017).
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