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Private Law (12/28/2012)
[112th Congress Private Law 1]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office]
Private Law 112-1
For the relief of Sopuruchi Chukwueke. <<NOTE: Dec. 28, 2012 - [S.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS.
(a) In General.--Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for the
purposes of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq.),
Sopuruchi Chukwueke shall be deemed to have been lawfully admitted to,
and remained in, the United States, and shall be eligible for adjustment
of status to that of an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence
under section 245 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1255)
upon filing an application for such adjustment of status.
(b) Application and Payment of Fees.--Subsection (a) shall apply
only if the application for adjustment of status is filed with
appropriate fees not later than 2 years after the date of the enactment
of this Act.
(c) Reduction of Immigrant Visa Numbers.--Upon the granting of
permanent resident status to Sopuruchi Chukwueke, the Secretary of State
shall instruct the proper officer to reduce by 1, during the current or
next following fiscal year, the total number of immigrant visas that are
made available to natives of the country of the birth of Sopuruchi
Chukwueke under section 202(a)(2) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
(8 U.S.C. 1152(a)(2)).
(d) Denial of Preferential Immigration Treatment for Certain
Relatives.--The natural parents, brothers, and sisters
of Sopuruchi Victor Chukwueke shall not, by virtue of such relationship,
be accorded any right, privilege, or status under the Immigration and
Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq.).
Approved December 28, 2012.