S.560 - A bill for the relief of Rita Mirembe Revell (a.k.a. Margaret Rita Mirembe).107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hatch, Orrin G. [R-UT] (Introduced 03/19/2001)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary | House - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 107-129|
|Latest Action:||07/17/2001 Became Private Law No: 107-1.|
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[Congressional Bills 107th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. 560 Enrolled Bill (ENR)] S.560 One Hundred Seventh Congress of the United States of America AT THE FIRST SESSION Begun and held at the City of Washington on Wednesday, the third day of January, two thousand and one An Act For the relief of Rita Mirembe Revell (a.k.a. Margaret Rita Mirembe). Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. PERMANENT RESIDENT STATUS FOR RITA MIREMBE REVELL (A.K.A. MARGARET RITA MIREMBE). (a) In General.--Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for the purposes of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq.), Rita Mirembe Revell (a.k.a. Margaret Rita Mirembe) shall be held and considered to have been lawfully admitted to the United States for permanent residence as of the date of enactment of this Act, upon payment of the required visa fees not later than 2 years after the date of enactment of this Act. (b) Reduction of Immigrant Visa Numbers.--Upon the granting of permanent residence to Rita Mirembe Revell (a.k.a. Margaret Rita Mirembe), the Secretary of State shall instruct the proper officer to reduce by the appropriate number, during the current or next following fiscal year, the total number of immigrant visas that are made available to natives of the country of the alien's birth under section 203(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1153(a)) or, if applicable, the total number of immigrant visas that are made available to natives of the country of the alien's birth under section 202(e) of such Act. Speaker of the House of Representatives. Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.