To grant lawful permanent resident status to certain eligible persons who were separated from immediate family members by the Department of Homeland Security.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2019
Length: 5 pages
What legislators are saying
Jan 30, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 22, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2766.
H.R. 883 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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