H.R. 5118 (98th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nonimmigrant alien crewmen on fishing vessels to stop temporarily at ports in Guam.


Mar 13, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Antonio Won Pat

Delegate for Guam At Large


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3/13/1984--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to make alien crewmen serving on a U.S.-based fishing vessel nonimmigrant aliens while they are temporarily in Guam. Read more >

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Mar 13, 1984

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