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H.R. 2571: AMIGOS Act

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To include Portugal in the list of foreign states whose nationals are eligible for admission into the United States as E-1 and E-2 nonimmigrants if United States nationals are treated similarly by the Government of Portugal and to otherwise modify the eligibility criteria for E visas.

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Sponsor and status

David Cicilline

Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Apr 15, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 23, 2021

This bill passed in the House on June 23, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Apr 15, 2021
 
Introduced

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Jun 18, 2021
 
Text Published

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Jun 23, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2571 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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