S. 2947 (96th): A bill for the relief of Elias Pereira De Lima.


Jul 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

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


Warren Magnuson

Senator from Washington


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Summary (CRS)

7/22/1980--Introduced.Directs the granting of a visa and admission to the United States for permanent residence to a named individual. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 1980

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