H.R.1544 - Keeping Our Promise to Our Afghan Allies Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] (Introduced 03/15/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1544 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/15/2017)
Keeping Our Promise to Our Afghan Allies Act
This bill amends the Afghan Allies Protection Act of 2009 to increase from 8,500 to 11,000 the total number of visas available for the Afghan special immigrant visa program.
Such program is for Afghan translators who worked with the U.S. government or Armed Forces.