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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that before an alien who is likely to become a public charge may be admitted into the United States, such alien must have an immigration sponsor post a $5,000 bond on such immigrant's behalf.


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06/30/1977Introduced in House

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06/30/1977Referred to House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/30/1977Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Judiciary06/30/1977 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/30/1977)

Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit the admission into the United States of an alien who is likely to become a public charge unless a United States citizen posts a $5,000 bond on behalf of such alien. Terminates the liability of the sponsor upon the death of the alien, or three years after such bond is given.