H.R.78 - American Child Support Enforcement Immigration Act of 2006110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bartlett, Roscoe G. [R-MD-6] (Introduced 01/04/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||02/02/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law.|
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Summary: H.R.78 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/04/2007)
American Child Support Enforcement Immigration Act of 2006 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) from approving a family-based immigration petition or fiance/fiancee nonimmigrant petition by a petitioner certified by the Secretary of Health and Human Services as owing child support arrearages.
Authorizes the Secretary to revoke a previously-approved petition (if a visa has not been issued or a status adjustment has not been effected) if such petition would not have been approved had the provisions of this Act been in effect.