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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Apr 8, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 10, 1986 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Alabama
4/8/1986--Introduced.Declares a named individual to have been lawfully admitted to the United States for permanent residence under the Immigration and Nationality Act. Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2271”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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). S. 2271 — 99th Congress: A bill for the relief of Jens-Peter Berndt.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2271
“S. 2271 — 99th Congress: A bill for the relief of Jens-Peter Berndt..” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. October 14, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2271>
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