H.R.4073 - Pakistani Temporary Protected Status Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] (Introduced 10/18/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||02/06/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims.|
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Summary: H.R.4073 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/18/2005)
Pakistani Temporary Protected Status Act of 2005 - Expresses the sense of Congress that the extraordinary and temporary conditions caused by the earthquake in Pakistan qualifies Pakistan for designation under the Immigration and Nationality Act pursuant to which its nationals would be eligible for temporary protected status (TPS) in the United States (for an initial 12-month period).
Sets forth related TPS eligibility requirements, including continuous U.S. presence since October 8, 2005.
Requires the Secretary to give prior consent to such aliens for temporary trips abroad in emergency and extenuating circumstances.