S.2829 - A bill 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:||Sen. Kennedy, Edward M. [D-MA] (Introduced 04/08/2008)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary | House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||06/03/2008 Became Public Law No: 110-242. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2829 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 110-242 (06/03/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
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.