Summary: S.1104 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 110-36 (06/15/2007)

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on May 21, 2007. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Amends the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006 to authorize special immigrant status for certain Afghan or Iraqi translators or interpreters working with the U.S. Armed Forces or federal agencies under the Chief of Mission in Afghanistan and Iraq. (Currently, such status is authorized for Afghan and Iraqi translators working with U.S. Armed Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq.)

Authorizes: (1) additional FY2007-FY2008 entrants (up to 500 annually); and (2) adjustment to permanent resident status.