H.R.655 - To bar Federal agencies from accepting for any identification-related purpose a State-issued driver's license, or other comparable identification document, unless the State requires a license or comparable document issued to a nonimmigrant alien to expire upon the expiration of the alien's authorized period of stay in the United States, and for other purposes.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ-6] (Introduced 02/07/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||05/05/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims.|
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Summary: H.R.655 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Prohibits Federal agencies (as defined by this Act) from accepting for any identification-related purpose any State-issued driver's license or other comparable identification document unless the State requires such licenses or documents issued to nonimmigrant aliens to expire on a date that is not later than: (1) the expiration of the alien's authorized U.S. stay; or (2) five years after such document's expiration in any case in which the alien's lawful stay is modified after U.S. admission, or does not expire on a fixed date.
Introduced in House (02/07/2003)
Directs the Attorney General to make grants to assist States in issuing appropriate licenses and identification documents.