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Private Law (11/22/2000)
[106th Congress Private Law 19]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office]
[[Page 114 STAT. 3117]]
Private Law 106-19
For the relief of Mrs. Elizabeth Eka Bassey, Emmanuel O. Paul Bassey,
and Mary Idongesit Paul Bassey. <<NOTE: Nov. 22, 2000 - [S. 1078]>>
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. PERMANENT RESIDENCE.
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for purposes of the
Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq.), Mrs. Elizabeth
Eka Bassey, Emmanuel O. Paul Bassey, and Mary Idongesit Paul Bassey
shall be held and considered to have been lawfully admitted to the
United States for permanent residence as of the date of the enactment of
this Act upon payment of the required visa fees.
SEC. 2. REDUCTION OF NUMBER OF AVAILABLE VISAS.
Upon the granting of permanent residence to Mrs. Elizabeth Eka
Bassey, Emmanuel O. Paul Bassey, and Mary Idongesit Paul Bassey, as
provided in this Act, the Secretary of State shall instruct the proper
officer to reduce by the appropriate number during the current fiscal
year the total number of immigrant visas available to natives of the
country of the aliens' birth under section 203(a) of the Immigration and
Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1153(a)).
Approved November 22, 2000.