H.R. 7118 (96th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the admission of certain aliens for graduate medical education or training programs.


Apr 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Elizabeth Holtzman

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/22/1980--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive the requirement that an alien graduate of a foreign medical school must pass the National Board of Medical Examiners examination for admission ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 1980

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7118”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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