S.452 - A bill for the relief of Belinda McGregor.106th Congress (1999-2000)
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Private Law (05/15/2000)
[106th Congress Private Law 4] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] <DOC> [DOCID: f:pvtl004.106] [[Page 114 STAT. 3095]] Private Law 106-4 106th Congress An Act For the relief of Belinda McGregor. <<NOTE: May 15, 2000 - [S. 452]>> Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. PERMANENT RESIDENCE. (a) In General.--Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for purposes of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq.), Belinda McGregor shall be held and considered to have been selected for a diversity immigrant visa for fiscal year 2000 as of the date of the enactment of this Act upon payment of the required visa fee. (b) Adjustment of Status.--If Belinda McGregor, or any child (as defined in section 101(b)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act) of Belinda McGregor, enters the United States before the date of the enactment of this Act, he or she shall be considered to have entered and remained lawfully and shall, if otherwise eligible, be eligible for adjustment of status under section 245 of the Immigration and Nationality Act as of the date of the enactment of this Act. SEC. 2. REDUCTION OF NUMBER OF AVAILABLE VISAS. Upon the granting of permanent residence to Belinda McGregor as provided in this Act, the Secretary of State shall instruct the proper officer to reduce by one number during the current fiscal year the total number of immigrant visas available to natives of the country of the alien's birth under section 203(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1153(c)). Approved May 15, 2000.