H.R.1885 - Section 245(i) Extension Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gekas, George W. [R-PA-17] (Introduced 05/17/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/13/2002 Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||05/21/2001 : Passed House|
|Notes:||H.Res. 365 incorporated the text of H.R. 3525, the Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act, in H.R. 1885, originally the Section 245(i) Extension Act dealing with certain immigration petition filing deadlines. Subsequent action on border security returned to H.R. 3525. H.R. 3525 became Public Law 107-173 on 5/14/2002.|
This bill has the status Resolving Differences
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
- Passed Senate
- Resolving Differences
Summary: H.R.1885 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Section 245(i) Extension Act of 2001 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act, respecting petitions for certain illegal aliens seeking to adjust to permanent resident status without leaving the United States, to: (1) extend the filing deadline for qualifying alien children and spouses and employees to the earlier of April 30, 2002, or 120 days after the date on which the Attorney General first promulgates interim or final regulations for this Act; and (2) require, in the case of a alien beneficiary of a petition for classification or a labor certification that was filed after April 30, 2001, that the alien demonstrate that the familial relationship existed, or the labor certification was filed, before August 15, 2001.
Passed Senate amended (09/06/2001)
States that the amendments made by this Act shall take effect as if included in the enactment of the Legal Immigration Family Equity Act, as enacted into law by Public Law 106-553.