H.R.5837 - To make technical corrections to section 1244 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, which provides special immigrant status for certain Iraqis, and for other purposes.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16] (Introduced 04/17/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||04/28/2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see S.2829, which became Public Law 110-242 on 6/3/2008.|
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Summary: H.R.5837 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/17/2008)
Makes technical corrections to provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 which provide special immigrant status for certain Iraqis employed by or on behalf of the U.S. government.
Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security or State to convert approved petitions for such status with respect to which visas are not immediately available to approved petitions for petitions filed before October 1, 2008.