About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
(Measure passed House, amended) Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments of 1980 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to exclude from the definition of "immigrant" an alien (and accompanying spouse ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
May 6, 1980
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Dec 1, 1980
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7273”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 7273 — 96th Congress: Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr7273
“H.R. 7273 — 96th Congress: Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr7273>
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